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Oceanography

  • Coastal Ocean Observing Systemsby Yonggang Liu; Heather Kerkering; Robert H. Weisberg

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 130.00

    Coastal Ocean Observing Systems provides state-of-the-art scientific and technological knowledge in coastal ocean observing systems, along with guidance on establishing, restructuring, and improving similar systems. The book is intended to help oceanographers understand, identify, and recognize how oceanographic research feeds into the various designs... more...

  • The American Seaby Rezneat Milton Darnell

    Texas A&M University Press 2015; Not Available

    For more than a decade, Rezneat Darnell worked on this major synthesis of what is known about the Gulf of Mexico. His goal: to bring a deeper understanding of ?the American Sea? to students, scientists, managers, and educated citizens of the public at large. The American Sea builds on Darnell?s own research, the research of his graduate students,... more...

  • Modern Observational Physical Oceanographyby Carl Wunsch

    Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 99.50

    With the advent of computers, novel instruments, satellite technology, and increasingly powerful modeling tools, we know more about the ocean than ever before. Yet we also have a new generation of oceanographers who have become increasingly distanced from the object of their study. Ever fewer scientists collect the observational data on which they... more...

  • The Biology and Ecology of Giant Kelp Forestsby David R. Schiel; Michael S. Foster

    University of California Press 2015; US$ 75.00

    The largest seaweed, giant kelp ( Macrocystis ) is the fastest growing and most prolific of all plants found on earth. Growing from the seafloor and extending along the ocean surface in lush canopies, giant kelp provides an extensive vertical habitat in a largely two-dimensional seascape. It is the foundation for one of the most species-rich, productive,... more...

  • Ocean Sustainability in the 21st Centuryby Salvatore Aric̣

    Cambridge University Press 2015; US$ 72.00

    Describes emerging and unresolved sustainability issues related to the oceans and marine environment, for policy makers, students and academics. more...

  • Discovering the Deepby Jeffrey A. Karson; Deborah S. Kelley; Daniel J. Fornari; Michael R. Perfit; Timothy M. Shank

    Cambridge University Press 2015; US$ 80.00

    A beautifully illustrated reference providing fascinating insights into the hidden world of the seafloor using the latest deep-sea imaging. more...

  • Ecology of Fishes on Coral Reefsby Camilo Mora

    Cambridge University Press 2015; US$ 96.00

    Draws on contributions from leading researchers to deliver a comprehensive overview of the latest knowledge on coral reef fishes. more...

  • Dynamic Analysis and Design of Offshore Structuresby Srinivasan Chandrasekaran

    Springer India 2015; US$ 139.00

    This book attempts to provide readers with an overall idea of various types of offshore platform geometries. It covers the various environmental loads encountered by these structures, a detailed description of the fundamentals of structural dynamics in a class-room style, estimate of damping in offshore structures and their applications in the preliminary... more...

  • Sea Iceby Mohammed Shokr; Nirmal Sinha

    Wiley 2015; US$ 189.95

    Sea Ice: Physics and Remote Sensing  addresses experiences acquired mainly in Canada by researchers in the fields of ice physics and growth history in relation to its polycrystalline structure as well as ice parameters retrieval from remote sensing observations. The volume describes processes operating at the macro- and microscale (e.g., brine... more...

  • Planet Oceanby Paul Watson; Jan Dutkiewicz

    NYU Press 2015; US$ 1.99

    Veteran environmental activist and Whale Wars host Paul Watson offers in this interview a provocative and revolutionary view of the state of an environment in crisis. The planet may survive our environmental destruction, he argues, but humans may not. Focused on protecting oceans, preventing the loss of biodiversity, and promoting individual action,... more...