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The Sea, Volume 12: Biological-Physical Interactions in the Sea

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$175.50 • £152.95 • €159.95

ISBN 9780674017429

Publication Date: 01/01/2002


662 pages

7 x 10 inches

84 color illustrations, 1 halftone, 169 line illustrations, 26 tables

The Sea: Ideas and Observations on Progress in the Study of the Seas


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  • Preface
  • Editorial Advisory Panel and External Reviewers
  • Contributors
  • 1. Introduction: Biological–Physical Interactions in the Sea: Emergent Findings and New Directions [James J. McCarthy, Allan R. Robinson, and Brian J. Rothschild]
  • 2. Effects of Upper Ocean Physical Processes (Turbulence, Advection, And Air–Sea Interaction) on Oceanic Primary Production [Ann Gargett and John Marra]
  • 3. Coupling Small-Scale Physical Processes with Biology [Hidekatsu Yamazaki, David L. Mackas, and Kenneth L. Denman]
  • 4. Mesoscale and Submesoscale Physical–Biological Interactions [Glenn Flierl and Dennis J. Mcgillicuddy]
  • 5. Biophysical Dynamics of Ocean Fronts [Donald B. Olson]
  • 6. Biological Responses to Nutrients [James J. McCarthy]
  • 7. Population Dynamics and Physical Forcing [Brian J. Rothschild]
  • 8. Physical Influences on Marine Ecosystem Dynamics [John J. Cullen, Peter J. S. Franks, David M. Karl, and Alan Longhurst]
  • 9. Large-Scale Biogeochemical–Physical Interactions in Elemental Cycles [Nicolas Gruber and Jorge L. Sanniento]
  • 10. Solar Energy and Its Biological–Physical Interactions in the Sea [Tommy D. Dickey and Paul G. Falkowski]
  • 11. Biological–Physical–Acoustical Interactions [Gwyn Griffiths, Sophie Fielding, and Howard S. J. Roe]
  • 12. Data Assimilation for Modeling and Predicting Coupled Physical–Biological Interactions in the Sea [Allan R. Robinson and Pierre F. J. Lerinusiaux]
  • 13. Predictive Modeling for Marine Ecosystems [Eileen E. Hofmann and Marjorie A. M. Friedrichs]
  • 14. Physical–Biological Interaction in the Deep-Sea Environment, Including Hydrothermal Vent Communities [Mikhail E. Vinogradov and Georgyi M. Vinogradov]
  • 15. Biological–Physical Interactions and Global Climate Change: Some Lessons From Earth History [Daniel P. Schrag and James J. McCarthy]
  • Index

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