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Climate & Oceans

A derivative of the Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences

Climate and Oceans is a derivative of the Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences, 2nd Edition and serves as an important reference on current knowledge and expertise in one convenient and accessible source. The selected articles?all written by experts in their field?fall into several categories, including: ocean circulation, heat and water balance, the cryosphere, the marine record of paleoclimate, and the carbon system. Climate and Oceans serves as an ideal reference for topical research.

Audience
professionals, researchers, and graduate students in the marine sciences

Paperback, 0 pages

Published: December 2009

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-08-096482-9

Contents

  • Introduction

    1. Ocean circulation and climate
    2. Tropical climate controls
    3. Heat and water balance
    4. Cryosphere
    5. Satellite measurements
    6. Ocean-Climate models
    7. Paleoclimate marine record
    8. Carbon system
    9. Effects and remediation

    Appendices

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