Deep ocean circulation and its relation to topography



A meeting to discuss the present state of knowledge concerning the deep circulation of the world ocean and to suggest priorities for research for the next decade was held at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, June 17–19, 1986 under the auspices of the U.S. Planning Office for the World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE). This was one of five topical meetings sponsored in 1986 by the U.S. WOCE planning effort.