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FINE STRUCTURE AND MICROSTRUCTURE

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Part of the Atmospheric and Oceanographic Sciences Library book series (ATSL, volume 31)

Abstract

In the oceanographic literature, the term fine structure is traditionally reserved for inhomogeneities relating to stratification, while the term, microstructure has often been applied to inhomogeneities associated with small-scale turbulence (Gregg, 1975).

Keywords

Mixed Layer Diurnal Cycle Buoyancy Flux Western Pacific Warm Pool Local Solar Time 
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© Springer 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Oceanographic CenterNOVA Southeastern UniversityDania BeachU.S.A.
  2. 2.Department of OceanographyUniversity of Hawaii at ManoaHonoluluU.S.A.

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