ATOC5051, Fall 2008
Intro to Physical Oceanography, or Notions for the Motions of the Oceans
Reading Assignment 8
This reading assignment covers the wind & buoyancy driven circulation.
- Geoff Vallis's Atmospheric and Oceanic Fluid Dynamics, Chapter 16.
- Tomczak and Godfrey's Regional Oceanography: An Introduction, Chapters 5 and 20.
The reading quiz is due by 11AM (class time) on 11/11. It can be accessed through CULearn.
Optional additional reading may be useful for the assignment: