Oceanography (seas)


    By Tom Garrison

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    Provides a basic understanding of scientific questions, complexities, and uncertainties involved in ocean use, as well as the role and importance of the ocean in nurturing and sustaining life on the planet. This title emphasizes the interdisciplinary nature of marine science, stressing its links to biology, chemistry, geology, physics and...

    Physical Oceanography: A Mathematical Introduction with MATLAB

    By Reza Malek-Madani

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    Provides an introduction to the fundamental analytical and computational tools necessary for modeling ocean currents, focusing on partial differential equations PDEs of geophysical fluid dynamics GFD. This text presents topics, such as multivariate calculus and the integral theorems of Gauss and Stokes, in the context of fluid dynamics.

    Introduction to the Physical and Biological Oceanography of Shelf Seas

    By Jonathan Sharples

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    Two leading oceanographers bring together the fundamental physics and biology of the coastal ocean in a quantitative, accessible way for undergraduate and graduate students. Using many observational and model examples, worked problems and software tools, they explain the range of physical controls on primary biological production and shelf sea ecosystems.

    Seafloor Geomorphology as Benthic Habitat

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    The conservation of marine benthic biodiversity is a recognised goal of a number of national and international programs such as the United Nations Convention on Biodiversity CBD. This book provides a synthesis of seabed geomorphology and benthic habitats.

    Climate and the Oceans

    By Geoffrey K. Vallis

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    The oceans exert a vital moderating influence on the Earth's climate system. They provide inertia to the global climate, essentially acting as the pacemaker of climate variability and change, and they provide heat to high latitudes, keeping them habitable. This title offers a short, self-contained introduction to the subject.


    By Simon Winchester

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    The definitive biography of the world's most important body of water - the Atlantic.

    The Theory of Large-Scale Ocean Circulation

    By Roger M. Samelson

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    Modeling Methods for Marine Science

    By William J. Jenkins

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    An advanced textbook on modeling, data analysis and numerical techniques for advanced students and researchers in chemical, biological, geological and physical oceanography.

    Proceedings Of The Coastal Sediments 2011, The (In 3 Volumes)

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    Includes proceedings that contains nearly 200 papers on research presented at the seventh international Symposium on Coastal Engineering and Science of Coastal Sediment Processes, which was held in Miami, Florida, USA.

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