The Salt Finger Wavenumber Spectrum

  1. Alan Brandt and
  2. H.J.S. Fernando
  1. Colin Y. Shen1 and
  2. Raymond W. Schmitt2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM094p0305

Double-Diffusive Convection

Double-Diffusive Convection

How to Cite

Shen, C. Y. and Schmitt, R. W. (1995) The Salt Finger Wavenumber Spectrum, in Double-Diffusive Convection (eds A. Brandt and H.J.S. Fernando), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM094p0305

Author Information

  1. 1

    Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C. 20375

  2. 2

    Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Massachusetts 02543

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

  • Spectral Amplitudes

  • The Wavenumber Spectrum

  • Concluding Remarks