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Proceedings Volume 1999

1999 Summer Program in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics

Stirring and Mixing

Neil J. Balmforth, Director
William R. Young, Principal Lecturer
Janet Fields, Administrator
Jean-Luc Thiffeault and Claudia Pasquero, Editors
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Woods Hole, MA
02543 USA


Lecture by Raymond T. Pierrehumbert (pdf)

The Batchelor Spectrum and Tracer Cascade

Lecture by J. Stewart Turner (pdf)

The Neglect of Two-dimensional Double-Diffusive Processes in Studies of Ocean Circulation

Fellows' Reports

What Comes Around Goes Around: A Bug's Life (pdf)

Jennifer E. Curtis, University of Chicago

The Temperature-salinity Relationship in the Mixed Layer (pdf)

Raffaele Ferrari, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego

Stationary Vortices in a Keplerian Shear Flow (pdf)

Pascale Garaud, Cambridge University

Stirring and Mixing by Vortical Modes (pdf)

Jennifer A. MacKinnon, University of Washington

Effect of a Simple Storm on a Simple Ocean (pdf)

Jeff Moehlis, University of California at Berkeley

Some Analysis of a Two-dimensional Double Diffusion Experiment (pdf)

David Osmond, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

Coupled Nonlinear Oscillators (pdf)

Roberto Sassi, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy

On Stratified Kolmogorov Flow (pdf)

Yuan-nan Young, University of Chicago