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2015 program of study : stochastic processes in atmospheric & oceanic dynamics
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2016-11)
Stochastic Processes in Atmospheric & Oceanic Dynamics was the theme at the 2015 GFD Program. Professors Charlie Doering (University of Michigan) and Henk Dijkstra (University of Utrecht) were the principal lecturers. ...
Geophysical fluid dynamics : notes on the 1960 Summer Study Program in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1960)
1980 summer study program in geophysical fluid dynamics : coherent features in geophysical flows
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1980-11)
Four principal lecturers shored the task of presenting the subject "Coherent Features in Geophysical Flows" to the participants of the twenty-second geophysical fluid dynamics summer program. Glenn Flierl introduced ...
2004 program of study : tides
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2005-07)
The summer of 2004 saw the GFD program tackle “Tides”. Myrl Hendershott (Scripps Institution of Oceanography) gave a fabulous introduction to the subject in the first week of the course, laying the foundations from ...
2009 program of studies : nonlinear waves
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2010-01)
The fiftieth year of the program was dedicated to Nonlinear Waves, a topic with many applications in geophysical fluid dynamics. The principal lectures were given jointly by Roger Grimshaw and Harvey Segur and between ...
Summer study program in geophysical fluid dynamics : dynamic differentation
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1984-11)
Those attending G.F.D. 1984 were introduced to the novel topic of Geological Fluid Mechanics by our Principal Lecturer, Herbert Huppert. He presented his studies both as a discipline with recent fascinating successes, and ...
Rotating convection : 1995 Summer Study Program in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1996-07)
The 1995 program in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics addressed "Rotating Convection," with particular emphasis on high-Rayleigh-number convection and on convection in the ocean.
Summer study program in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics : baroclinic instability and ocean fronts
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1983-11)
"Baroclinic instability as the largest scale of motion participating in the cross frontal oceanic transport process" was the theme of the 25th summer program at G.F.D. Killworth (Cambridge University) reviewed ...
The 1960 Summer Program of Theoretical Studies in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1960-11)
This ten-week work-study-discussion program is centered about a formal course called Geophysical Fluid Dynamics. Eight participants are selected from graduate and postgraduate applicants. In the discussions emphasis ...
The influence of convection on large-scale circulations : 1988 Summer Study Program in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
(Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1989-07)
The topic for the 30th Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Summer Program was "The Influence of Convection on Large- Scale Motions." The principal lecturer, Kerry Emanual, presented the essential elements of dry convection, ...