Thermal Diffusion Phenomena in Thick Fluid Layers

  1. Alan Brandt and
  2. H.J.S. Fernando
  1. J. Tanny1,
  2. Z. Hard2 and
  3. A. Tsinober2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM094p0031

Double-Diffusive Convection

Double-Diffusive Convection

How to Cite

Tanny, J., Hard, Z. and Tsinober, A. (1995) Thermal Diffusion Phenomena in Thick Fluid Layers, in Double-Diffusive Convection (eds A. Brandt and H.J.S. Fernando), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM094p0031

Author Information

  1. 1

    Center for Technological Education Holon, POB 305, Holon 58102, Israel

  2. 2

    Faculty of Engineering, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900766

Online ISBN: 9781118664520



  • Ocean mixing;
  • Turbulence;
  • Salinity


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Apparatus and Measurements

  • Experimental Results And Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Appendix: Thermodynamic Properties of Potassium Nitrate Solution (Kno3)