Soviet journal of physical oceanography

, Volume 1, Issue 4, pp 287–293 | Cite as

Estimation of the buoyancy profile on the dispersion characteristics of internal waves

  • S. V. Baikov
  • V. A. Burov
Analysis of Observations and Methods of Calculating Oceanic Hydrophysical Fields


In this paper an interaction method is proposed for estimating the buoyancy frequency as a function of depth based on the frequency dependence of wave numbers of internal normal waves. Examples are given of the numerical reconstruction of buoyancy frequency profiles demonstrating convergence of the algorithm. An iterative scheme for the solution of the given problem with an expanded convergence area is obtained on the basis of iteration by stages.


Climate Change Frequency Dependence Environmental Physic Internal Wave Iterative Scheme 
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  • V. A. Burov

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