An Investigation of Kunze's Salt Finger Flux Laws–Are They Stable?

  1. Alan Brandt and
  2. H.J.S. Fernando
  1. David Walsh and
  2. Barry Ruddick

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM094p0321

Double-Diffusive Convection

Double-Diffusive Convection

How to Cite

Walsh, D. and Ruddick, B. (1995) An Investigation of Kunze's Salt Finger Flux Laws–Are They Stable?, in Double-Diffusive Convection (eds A. Brandt and H.J.S. Fernando), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM094p0321

Author Information

  1. Department of Oceanography, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4J1

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 Formulation

  • Schmitt's Diffusivity Formulation

  • Kunze's Models

  • Discussion