Laminar separation of colliding western boundary currents
Author: Cessi, Paola
Source: Journal of Marine Research, Volume 49, Number 4, November 1991 , pp. 697-717(21)
Publisher: Sears Foundation for Marine Research
Abstract:A barotropic model is employed to study the dynamics of colliding jets along a western boundary. To isolate the processes at the western wall we use a regional model where two opposing jets are induced by prescribing narrow inflows at the northern and southern edges of the computational domain. The fluid is withdrawn from the domain on the eastern side.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: November 1991
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