The 1961 Summer Program of Theoretical Studies in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
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This ten-week work-study-discussion program was centered about a formal course called Geophysical Fluid Dynamics. Sixteen participants were selected from graduate and postgraduate applicants. In the discussions emphasis was placed on the formulation of tractable research problems in geophysics. The participants were encouraged to work on satisfactory problems thus formulated and to continue with their research after returning to their respective institutions.
Originally issued as Reference No. 61-39, series later renamed WHOI-.
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