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Atmosphere-Ocean Interaction

Eric B. Kraus and Joost A. Businger


With both the growing importance of integrating studies of air-sea interaction and the interest in the general problem of global warming, the appearance of the second edition of this popular text is especially welcome. Thoroughly updated and revised, the authors have retained the accessible, comprehensive expository style that distinguished the earlier edition. Topics include the state of matter near the interface, radiation, surface wind waves, turbulent transfer near the interface, the planetary boundary layer, atmospherically-forced perturbations in the oceans, and large-scale forcing by se ... More

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1995 Print ISBN-13: 9780195066180
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780195066180.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Eric B. Kraus, author

Joost A. Businger, author