Biophysical Processes in the Indian Ocean

  1. Jerry D. Wiggert,
  2. Raleigh R. Hood,
  3. S.Wajih A. Naqvi,
  4. Kenneth H. Brink and
  5. Sharon L. Smith
  1. J. P. McCreary1,
  2. R. Murtugudde2,
  3. J. Vialard3,
  4. P. N. Vinayachandran4,
  5. J. D. Wiggert5,
  6. R. R. Hood6,
  7. D. Shankar7 and
  8. S. Shetye7

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2008GM000768

Indian Ocean Biogeochemical Processes and Ecological Variability

Indian Ocean Biogeochemical Processes and Ecological Variability

How to Cite

McCreary, J. P., Murtugudde, R., Vialard, J., Vinayachandran, P. N., Wiggert, J. D., Hood, R. R., Shankar, D. and Shetye, S. (2009) Biophysical Processes in the Indian Ocean, in Indian Ocean Biogeochemical Processes and Ecological Variability (eds J. D. Wiggert, R. R. Hood, S.Wajih. A. Naqvi, K. H. Brink and S. L. Smith), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2008GM000768

Author Information

  1. 1

    International Pacific Research Center, University of Hawai'iHonolulu, Hawai'i, USA

  2. 2

    Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center, University of MarylandCollege Park, Maryland, USA

  3. 3

    Ird, Locean, Université Pierre et Marie CurieParis, France

  4. 4

    Centre for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Indian Institute of ScienceBangalore, India

  5. 5

    Department of Marine Sciences, University of Southern Mississippi, Stennis Space CenterMississippi, USA

  6. 6

    University of Maryland Center for Environmental ScienceCambridge, Maryland, USA

  7. 7

    National Institute of Oceanography, Council of Scientific and Industrial ResearchDona Paula, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904757

Online ISBN: 9781118666364

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Keywords:

  • Chemical oceanography— Indian Ocean;
  • Marine chemical ecology—Indian Ocean;
  • Carbon cycle (Biogeochemistry)—Indian Ocean;
  • Monsoons—Indian Ocean;
  • Indian Ocean— Environmental conditions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Biophysical Interactions

  • Climatological Processes

  • Intraseasonal Variability

  • Interannual Processes

  • Summary and Conclusions