Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Transports in the Pacific Equatorial Countercurrent
|Kendall_1966_r.pdf||Version for non-UH users. Copying/Printing is not permitted||1.55 MB||Adobe PDF||View/Open|
|Kendall_1966_uh.pdf||Version for UH users||1.55 MB||Adobe PDF||View/Open|
|Title:||Transports in the Pacific Equatorial Countercurrent|
|Authors:||Kendall, Thomas Robert|
|Keywords:||Ocean currents -- Pacific Ocean|
Pacific Equatorial Countercurrent
|Abstract:||The Pacific Equatorial Countercurrent flows from west to east across the entire Pacific Ocean, a few degrees north of the equator. Extensive efforts have been made in recent years to collect oceanographic data in the Pacific equatorial|
regions, resulting in a large accumulation of bathythermograph and, to a lesser extent, hydrographic data. A method will be introduced by which transports in the countercurrent can be estimated solely from bathythermograph data. A comparison between geostrophically calculated transports and values derived from the thermal structure will demonstrate the validity of this new method.
Bibliography: leaves -17.
vii, 17,  leaves graphs, tables
|Rights:||All UHM dissertations and theses are protected by copyright. They may be viewed from this source for any purpose, but reproduction or distribution in any format is prohibited without written permission from the copyright owner.|
|Appears in Collections:||M.S. - Oceanography|
Items in ScholarSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.