Formation of Layered Structures in Double-Diffusive Convection as Applied to the Geosciences

  1. Alan Brandt and
  2. H.J.S. Fernando
  1. Ulrich Hansen1 and
  2. David A. Yuen2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM094p0135

Double-Diffusive Convection

Double-Diffusive Convection

How to Cite

Hansen, U. and Yuen, D. A. (1995) Formation of Layered Structures in Double-Diffusive Convection as Applied to the Geosciences, in Double-Diffusive Convection (eds A. Brandt and H.J.S. Fernando), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM094p0135

Author Information

  1. 1

    Dept. Theoretical Geophysics, Earth Sciences Institute, Univ. Utrecht, Utrecht, Holland

  2. 2

    Minnesota Supercomputer Institute and Dept. Geology and Geophysics, Univ. Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900766

Online ISBN: 9781118664520

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Keywords:

  • Ocean mixing;
  • Turbulence;
  • Salinity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Model and Equations

  • Results

  • Concluding Remarks