Tag: ocean-currents

21 What is responsible for the underwater waterfall illusion of Mauritius Island? 2014-04-24T06:01:41.097

17 Great Pacific Garbage Patch Equilibrium Points 2016-03-27T10:41:58.610

16 How does remote sensing of ocean currents work? 2014-04-16T15:10:46.053

14 What is the force imposed by underwater currents? 2014-04-24T21:10:37.733

14 Odd structures in 66 year NCEP daily temperature reanalysis 2014-07-13T05:57:57.703

13 Is there a way to find the direction to land in the middle of an ocean? 2014-06-24T10:27:50.263

13 Forecasting oceanic rogue waves 2014-12-19T19:55:13.553

12 How stable is the Gulf Stream? Could it stop suddenly? 2014-11-27T15:11:34.103

11 Use of Neodymium in Paleoceanography 2014-05-15T07:57:41.470

11 What efforts have been made to separate the microseismic events related to wind-related ocean waves from the components of volcanic origin? 2014-09-15T09:00:12.233

11 Why is ocean surface velocity around 3% of wind velocity? 2014-12-15T22:15:04.737

11 Is there conclusive evidence for the Antarctic Circumpolar Current developing after the glaciation of Antarctica? 2015-01-06T10:09:05.463

11 What is the area with the largest velocity vertical shear in the ocean? 2015-02-15T17:57:56.047

11 What causes these odd-looking currents in the Tasman Sea? 2015-10-09T03:27:10.017

11 What is the (average) velocity of ocean currents? 2018-07-22T12:09:30.343

10 How to measure ocean vertical velocity? 2015-09-28T15:32:17.017

9 How much is Iceland/Norway/Western Europe warmed up by the Meriodional Overturning Circulation? 2014-05-12T00:16:57.040

9 How much does the Meridional Overturning Circulation strengthen the Gulf Stream? 2014-05-20T19:30:37.187

9 What visual wave behaviour help to tell if a tide is going in or out? 2014-11-20T07:53:10.957

9 How much has the total transport of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current changed over time? 2015-01-15T18:13:21.670

9 Does bathymetry affect ocean topography/height? 2015-03-20T07:02:41.070

8 How does heat get transported between the surface layer, twilight zone, and the deep ocean? 2014-04-15T20:39:10.967

8 How to Calculate the Equilibrum Function for use in Tide Calculations using Harmonic Constituents 2015-01-07T19:42:41.703

8 What is the relationship between Ekman transport and Ekman pumping? 2016-05-12T01:06:14.793

8 Thermohaline: Why is cold and dense seawater salty when warm water holds more dissolved salts? 2016-07-18T08:44:18.103

8 How is the distribution of Argo floats managed over the Earth's oceans? 2018-11-02T00:19:43.860

7 Can up-welling water at oceanic fronts be physically felt? 2016-07-16T14:11:26.417

7 What mechanism is used to measure ocean currents from cables? 2017-10-03T02:39:36.350

6 Why does the meridional overturning circulation take the convoluted path that it takes? 2014-05-12T02:27:27.420

6 ocean current frequency 2016-05-27T14:05:58.933

6 Did the formation of Panama trigger the beginning of Ice Ages? 2017-10-09T22:24:05.900

5 What would the climate be like on an Earth-like planet if it had only one convection cell per hemisphere? 2015-08-05T16:36:35.223

5 Relationship between obliquity, antarctic circumpolar current, and atmospheric $\ce{CO2}$ 2015-12-29T21:03:35.433

5 What are the effects of underwater "windmills"? 2015-12-30T01:30:11.360

5 Is the gulf stream both a wind-driven current and part of thermohaline circulation? 2016-07-22T17:03:40.177

5 Depth of the wind-induced currents and the shoreline 2017-08-08T09:38:19.707

5 Guinea Current existence in the Atlantic 2017-09-28T06:32:54.907

5 If a prevailing wind traveled due east in the Northern Hemisphere, would the Coriolis Effect act on the water? 2018-01-31T15:29:21.800

5 Why does wind blowing against a strong current create way bigger waves? 2018-03-11T18:04:11.587

5 Why don't Antarctic waters have more upwellings, when Arctic waters are so rich in upwellings? 2018-03-15T07:20:48.003

4 If there were no continent that spanning between the North and South Hemispheres would there be a Circum-equatorial Current? 2015-08-12T12:31:28.727

4 Does the Labrador current affect North Atlantic climate? 2015-11-07T23:08:25.667

4 Why is Vladivostock so cold, while Dalian is so warm? 2016-07-28T06:54:33.360

4 Why is Thermohaline Circulation (THC) pivotal to life on Earth? 2017-04-17T08:53:27.663

4 Difference in surface temperature between the Northwest Atlantic and Northeast Atlantic 2017-07-08T06:43:55.383

4 Stream function on a periodic domain? 2018-03-13T04:58:49.373

4 Is there a correlation between the underwater geological activity and topology of the mid Atlantic ridge/ South American plate and the Gulf Stream? 2018-05-02T00:56:08.520

3 Best book/s of oceanic data treatment and analysis? 2015-10-15T13:36:48.233

3 Making Sense of Coldwater Ocean Currents 2016-07-25T19:22:49.930

3 North Bay of Bengal warm pool anomaly 2016-10-24T13:31:39.147

3 Do U & V vectors differ depending on GRIB layers (wind vs current)? 2017-04-07T18:08:15.417

3 How to calculate the kinetic energy spectra from ocean current timeseries? 2017-06-28T10:41:50.353

3 Land's effect on winds and currents? 2017-07-08T23:52:45.387

3 How are chenier ridges and strand plains formed at wave dominated coastlines? 2018-04-23T18:55:19.677

2 A Wide-Open Passage Between the Indian and the Pacific 2015-12-17T19:29:40.297

2 If a ship on its way to Germany from Norway sank, where will the survivors likely end up? 2017-04-27T04:34:46.163

1 If the Oceans Were Deeper 2015-12-14T01:08:21.627

1 Is there a formula to calculate shoreline length or water position from ocean? 2017-07-04T06:48:46.630

0 Thermohaline current in North Atlantic 2017-08-12T13:19:02.533