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- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 135.95
This book contains the written versions of invited lectures presented at the Gerhard H. Jirka Memorial Colloquium on Environmental Fluid Mechanics, held June 3-4, 2011, in Karlsruhe, Germany. Professor Jirka was widely known for his outstanding work in Environmental Fluid Mechanics, and 23 eminent world-leading experts in this field contributed to... more...
- Springer 2006; US$ 129.00
The volume covers the theory of stratified flows, from basic concepts to recent developments in the area of environmental fluid mechanics. The state of art of numerical techniques suited for stratified flows is given. Results of very recent researches in the areas of environmental stratified flows are discussed with details. The topics are treated... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 210.00
An environmental interface is defined as a surface between two abiotic or biotic systems, in relative motion and exchanging mass, heat and momentum through biophysical and/or chemical processes. These processes fluctuate temporally and spatially. The book first treats exchange processes occurring at the interfaces between atmosphere and the surface... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 139.95
Environmental Fluid Mechanics (EFM) studies the motion of air and water at several different scales, the fate and transport of species carried along by these fluids, and the interactions among those flows and geological, biological, and engineered systems. EFM emerged some decades ago as a response to the need for tools to study problems of flow and... more...
- Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 94.95
This book provides an introductory-level exploration of geophysical fluid dynamics (GFD), the principles governing air and water flows on large terrestrial scales. Physical principles are illustrated with the aid of the simplest existing models, and the computer methods are shown in juxtaposition with the equations to which they apply. It explores... more...
- Springer 2006; US$ 109.00
Written by a specialist in geophysical fluid dynamics and an applied mathematician, this book provides an introduction to a set of methods for analysing Lagrangian motion in geophysical flows. It also examines elements and methods of Lagrangian transport analysis in time-dependent flows. It is aimed at graduates, research scientists, and others. more...
- Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 79.99
This text offers an introduction to several topics in theoretical geophysical fluid dynamics, including the theory of large-scale ocean circulation, geostrophic turbulence, and Hamiltonian fluid dynamics. Each chapter is self-contained and can therefore be studied in isolation. more...
- Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 106.00
How nonlinear dynamics and statistical mechanics can be applied to geophysical fluid dynamics. more...