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By T. Teramoto

ISBN-10: 0444889612

ISBN-13: 9780444889614

This quantity contains the ultimate record of the examine undertaking entitled the Dynamics of the Deep Ocean flow. The layered constitution of the subsurface movement, which have been anticipated within the hypothetical version proposed ahead of the study, is established via Eulerian and Lagrangian measurements of present. via the numerical version, the deep flow of the Philippine Sea, which has been lengthy presupposed to be remoted from the North Pacific, is published to be derived in shut organization with that of the latter ocean. habit of the deep present round the equator can be clarified by way of numerical modeling. via the huge use of sediment trapping expertise, it turns into transparent that sinking sediments play an enormous position within the distribution of chemical compounds within the deep ocean. Graduate scholars within the box of oceanography will locate this a superb textbook.

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2 SALINITY(PSU) Fig. 2. T-S diagram of the CTD data. Temperature is shown in potential temperature referred t o 0 db pressure. Isopycnal lines of potential density referred t o 0 d b is shown as contour lines. Philippine Basin, the bottom water was slightly colder and denser in the western part than in the eastern part. This may be indicating the existence of a broad western boundary current toward the south along the eastern rise of the Philippine Trench. 2. 1. 0bservat ion Measurement and data analysis The topography of the Philippine Sea and the location of the hydrographic stations are shown in Fig.

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Transpacific hydrographic sections at Lats. 43's and 28's: The SCORPIO Expedition - 11. Deep water. , 20, 9-38. Warren, B. , 1983. Why is no deep water formed in the North Pacific? J. Mar. , 41, 327-347. Wooster, W. , and G. H. Volkmann, 1960. Indications of deep Pacific circulation from the distribution of properties at five kilometers. 3. Geophys. , 65, 1239-1249. This Page Intentionally Left Blank Deep Ocean Circulation, Physical and Chemical Aspects edited by T. V. All rights reserved. 39 Density Field along 12"N and 13"N in the Philippine Sea Katsuto UEHARA, Keisuke TAIRA and Akira MASUDA* Abstract Hydrographic casts down to the bottom along two zonal sections at 12'N and 13'N (from 144'E to 127'E) were made with a CTD.

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