INTRODUCTION PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY KNAUSS PDF
INTRODUCTION. TO The language of physical oceanography is primarily that of physics with a rather J. A. Knauss, , Deep-Sea Res., 6(4): Introduction to Physical Oceanography has 18 ratings and 2 reviews. Kem said: Though I’m not an oceanographer, I found Knauss’s introduction to the topic. Reviewed by Karen Carroll, Assistant Professor, Umpqua Community College on 8/22/ This text is very comprehensive. It covers a wide variety of aspects of.
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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Owing to the complexity of the topics, his discussion of tides and sound is weakest. Cassie Devs rated it liked it May 05, Andrew Scheffey marked it as to-read Jan 14, Lists with This Book. To ask other readers questions about Introduction to Physical Oceanographyplease sign up. As this is a scientific text, there is not a lot of general cultural information.
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Matt Parke rated it really liked it Dec 10, It would need to be updated on a regular basis to stay current with the field. The chapters discussing heat transfer, the conservation eq Though I’m not an oceanographer, I found Knauss’s physsical to the topic to physiccal excellent. Dhirendra Kumar marked it as to-read Mar 12, Anvesh Bogavelly rated it really liked it Aug 26, However, this could be updated in a relatively easy manner.
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Armando Hernandez lopez marked it as to-read Mar 12, Alda Tasak rated it it was ok Aug 13, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. N rated it it was amazing Jul 06, In addition to the classical topics, the author includes discussions of heat fluxes, the role of the ocean in climate, the deep circulation, equatorial processes including El Nino, data bases used by oceanographers, the role of satellites and data from space, ship-based measurements, and the importance of vorticity in understanding oceanic flows.
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Return to Book Page. Though I’m not an oceanographer, I found Knauss’s introduction to the topic to be excellent.
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Comments This is a great text for an undergraduate upper division course. Koko rated it really liked it Mar 27, Annie Persson marked it as to-read Feb 19, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Kenneth Selger knaues it really liked it Dec 07, Within the chapters, some of the material could be grouped in a more organized manner. Charina Lyn marked it as to-read Sep 04, Maryam Anbari marked it as to-read Nov 12, Reza marked it as to-read Sep 24, Students should have studied differential equations and introductory college physics, although math is de-emphasized. The site for the text appears to be down for both the pdf and the web version as I write this.