INTRODUCTION. TO The language of physical oceanography is primarily that of physics with a rather J. A. Knauss, , Deep-Sea Res., 6(4): Reviewed by Karen Carroll, Assistant Professor, Umpqua Community College on 8/22/ This text is very comprehensive. It covers a wide variety of aspects of. Introduction to Physical Oceanography has 18 ratings and 2 reviews. Kem said: Though I’m not an oceanographer, I found Knauss’s introduction to the topic.
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Introduction to Physical Oceanography
Anvesh Bogavelly rated it really liked it Aug 26, It pushes the reader forward and does seems organized in a logical pattern. Table of Contents Chapter 1: Waveland PressDec 2, – Science – pages. Emmanuel Boamah mensah marked it as to-read Sep 08, No trivia or quizzes yet. Lists with This Book. Terlizzese Tiziano rated it really liked it Jul 20, Dhirendra Kumar marked it as to-read Mar 12, Contents Chapter 1 Overview.
This is well-designed for an upper division undergraduate oceanoyraphy, but not for use for an introductory oceanography course. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Aimee marked introdduction as to-read Mar 09, Chapter 7 Major Ocean Currents. Richelle Soares marked it as to-read Mar 03, Written by a scholar in the field, this book gives an introduction to physical oceanography and covers fundamental topics of interest to biologists, chemists, geologists, and physical oceanographers.
Ryan rated it really liked it Sep 02, But anyone looking for an accessible and readable text on physical oceanography with many useful derivations can start here.
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Harold marked it as to-read Apr 13, Sreejith rated it really liked it Sep 29, It would need to be updated on a regular basis to stay current with the field. A Voyage of Discovery. Pandian marked it as to-read Oct 21, As this is a scientific text, there is not a lot of general cultural information. Alexs marked it as to-read Nov 15, Cassie Devs rated it liked it May 05, Be the first to ask a question about Introduction to Physical Oceanography.
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Kenneth Selger rated it really liked it Dec 07, Chapter 8 The Distribution of Temperature and Salinity. Jabahar Choudhury rated it it was amazing Apr 13, Sudharshanaram Ramakrishnan marked it as to-read Jun 18, Annie Persson marked it as to-read Feb 19, I would recommend this text to someone teaching a physical oceanography course. Ida Horhoruw marked it as to-read Oct 22, introoduction The chapters discussing heat transfer, the conservation eq Though I’m not an oceanographer, I found Knauss’s introduction to the topic to be excellent.
Catherine marked it as to-read Jan 20, Madhusmita Swain added it Feb 10, Overall, this text flows well. Koko rated it really liked it Mar 27, Chapter 12 Sound and Optics. Introduction to Physical Oceanography by John A. Alda Tasak rated it it was ok Aug 13,