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Ocean Circulation and Climate A 21st Century Perspective

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ISBN-10: 0123918510

ISBN-13: 9780123918512

Edition: 2nd 2013

Authors: Gerold Siedler, Stephen Griffies, John Gould, John A. Church

List price: $150.00
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The book represents all the knowledge we currently have on ocean circulation. It presents an up-to-date summary of the state of the science relating to the role of the oceans in the physical climate system. The book is structured to guide the reader through the wide range of world ocean circulation experiment (WOCE) science in a consistent way. Cross-references between contributors have been added, and the book has a comprehensive index and unified reference list. The book is simple to read, at the undergraduate level. It was written by the best scientists in the world who have collaborated to carry out years of experiments to better understand ocean circulation. Presents the most commonly…    
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Book details

List price: $150.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology
Publication date: 11/26/2013
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 904
Size: 8.75" wide x 11.00" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 6.248
Language: English

Gerold Siedler is a physical oceanographer at the marine research institute in Kiel/Germany. He established a highly regarded ocean observing unit and participated in almost 30 research cruises. His research focused on ocean processes and circulation in all three oceans. He was professor at Kiel University, Director of the marine research institute IfM (1976-1978) and Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences (1991-1992) at Kiel University. In addition he worked as visiting investigator abroad, in particular at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in the USA, including teaching in the WHOI/MIT joint program. He performed research at the University of Miami, the Jet Propulsion…    

Stephen Griffies is head of the Oceans and Climate Group at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory in Princeton, New Jersey. He is a principal developer of the Modular Ocean Model, which is widely used by ocean and climate scientists worldwide