alexa Low-Frequency Waves in the Ligurian Sea During December 1977
Geology & Earth Science

Geology & Earth Science

Journal of Oceanography and Marine Research

Author(s): M Crepon

Abstract Share this page

Observations of low-frequency waves in the Ligurian Sea in December 1977 are presented. From time series of thermal infrared images obtained by satellite NOAA 5, the mean wavelength and phase velocity are estimated. They are, respectively, 38 km and 18 cm s -•. These waves are analyzed as large-amplitude baroclinic waves. Fairly good agreement is found with a two-layer model

This article was published in JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH and referenced in Journal of Oceanography and Marine Research

Relevant Expert PPTs

Relevant Speaker PPTs

Relevant Topics

Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

 
© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
adwords