Notes on the 1977 summer study program in geophysical fluid dynamics at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
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The lectures by Marten Landahl, recorded in the first part of this report, served as the introduction to the study of turbulence which was the principal theme of the nineteenth summer program in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.
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