THE SEA: IDEAS AND OBSERVATIONS ON PROGRESS IN THE STUDY OF THE SEAS
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The Sea, Volume 15: Tsunamis

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HARDCOVER

$159.00 • £127.95 • €143.00

ISBN 9780674031739

Publication Date: 01/31/2009

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462 pages

7 x 10 inches

20 color illustrations, 159 line and halftone illustrations, 12 tables

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

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Eddie N. Bernard is Scientist Emeritus and former Director of the Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Affiliate Professor at the University of Washington, and Vice President for Research at Survival Capsule, LLC. Recognized as one of the world’s leading experts in tsunami science and mitigation, he has directed the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center, founded the National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program, provided technical review of the 2006 Tsunami Education and Warning Act, and published over 80 technical and scientific articles on tsunamis.

Allan R. Robinson was Gordon McKay Professor of Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, Emeritus, at Harvard University. Recognized as a pioneer and leading expert in modern interdisciplinary ocean dynamics and ocean prediction, he contributed significantly to the techniques for the assimilation of multiscale data into ocean forecasting models and chaired the IOC–UNESCO COASTS program.

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