INTRODUCTION. TO The language of physical oceanography is primarily that of physics with a rather J. A. Knauss, , Deep-Sea Res., 6(4): Introduction to Physical Oceanography has 18 ratings and 2 reviews. Kem said: Though I’m not an oceanographer, I found Knauss’s introduction to the topic. Reviewed by Karen Carroll, Assistant Professor, Umpqua Community College on 8/22/ This text is very comprehensive. It covers a wide variety of aspects of.
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I would recommend this text to someone teaching a physical oceanography course.
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His discussion of waves is also good.
Introduction to Physical Oceanography
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Alexs marked it as to-read Nov 15, This textbook covers physical-oceanographic processes, theories, data, and measurements, targeted at upper-division undergraduates and graduate students in oceanography, meteorology, and ocean engineering. N rated it it was amazing Jul 06, Overall, this text flows well. Aimee marked it as to-read Mar 09, Though I’m not an oceanographer, I found Knauss’s introduction to the topic to be excellent. Andrew Scheffey marked it as to-read Jan 14, The text appears to be very accurate in its information, both in terms of reading content and mathematical examples.
Koko rated it really liked it Mar 27, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Written by a scholar in the field, this book gives an introduction to physical oceanography and covers fundamental topics of interest to biologists, chemists, geologists, and physical oceanographers. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
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Kirsten marked it as to-read Apr 29, knausw About the Book This textbook covers physical-oceanographic processes, theories, data, and measurements, targeted at upper-division undergraduates and graduate students in oceanography, meteorology, and ocean engineering.
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Johncold rated it really liked it Jan 17, The chapters discussing heat transfer, the conservation eq Though I’m not an oceanographer, I found Knauss’s introduction to the topic to be excellent. Arjun marked it as to-read May 04, It pushes the reader forward and does seems organized in a logical pattern. Jeffry marked it as to-read Sep 30, Unknown Bindingpages. Introduction to Physical Oceanography by John A.
However, this could be updated in a relatively easy manner. Maryam Anbari marked it as to-read Nov 12, Terlizzese Tiziano rated it really liked it Jul 20, It covers a wide variety of aspects of physical oceanography, however it does not include much ocean chemistry. Want to Read saving….