New journal for oceanographers


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The American Meteorological Society has announced the publication of a new journal, Journal of Physical Oceanography. It will be a quarterly, under the editorship of Robert O. Reid, and it is anticipated that the subject matter of the journal will include observational and theoretical aspects of such topics as ocean circulation, surface waves, internal waves, inertial oscillations, oceanic turbulence, turbulent mixing, thermo-chemical properties of sea water, interpretive regional studies, tracer techniques and application, non-linear coupling of modes of motion, vertical convection processes, and oceanic tides and other long wave phenomena. The departments of the journal will be Articles and Notes or Correspondence.