Tag: oceanography

37 Are there any uncharted waters left on earth? 2014-12-06T20:52:07.137

22 What causes bottom water to rise? 2014-04-16T18:43:58.653

22 How is ocean salinity measured from space? 2014-04-16T23:14:19.477

22 Why is relative sea-level falling in Hudson Bay? 2015-04-22T19:32:07.877

22 Are there pockets of liquid carbon dioxide in Earth's oceans? 2015-05-19T22:11:36.333

21 What tools allow a quick comparison of NetCDF output from ocean models? 2014-04-16T17:39:04.077

21 How can I improve the numerical stability of a coastal hydrodynamic model? 2014-04-18T11:14:50.123

19 What was the ocean circulation like during the time of Pangaea? 2014-04-15T19:21:12.483

18 How long does it take for the ocean conveyor to circulate? 2014-04-16T01:17:26.477

18 Paleogene transantarctic seaway 2014-04-17T12:43:46.317

18 What is the importance of mixing caused by outgassing in the ocean? 2014-10-01T04:19:44.067

18 Are there secondary causes of sea level change? 2014-10-01T11:50:23.113

18 Current consensus on the Messinian Salinity Crisis 2014-12-01T09:01:07.143

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

16 What influences tide-height the most? Can I guess the height by looking on a globe? 2014-04-18T09:29:58.497

16 What is the appropriate vertical datum to use globally? 2014-07-03T18:03:54.837

16 Where do rivers like the Rio de la Plata end and the ocean begin? 2017-05-16T18:59:00.290

15 What is the predictability of El Niño/La Niña? 2014-12-21T07:40:20.883

15 At the ocean surface, why do large amplitude waves travel faster than small amplitude waves? 2015-06-25T06:51:35.720

14 How is ocean heat content measured? 2014-04-15T19:50:54.113

14 Why is there a daily inequality for low tides? 2014-04-01T21:26:38.800

14 What is a typical value of the Péclet number for internal waves? 2014-08-29T19:29:01.053

14 Color of ocean waters and Ekman pumping - what is the connection? 2014-11-24T02:43:39.823

14 About meddies: what are they? How do they form? How are they maintained? 2015-02-25T03:56:09.960

13 Phase changes deep in planetary interiors and their implications for surface tectonics 2014-04-22T01:27:38.030

13 Is it possible to forecast ocean salinity 100 years into the future? 2014-04-25T05:40:15.343

13 What is the tallest fully underwater seamount in the world? 2014-05-07T14:29:17.840

13 Where can I obtain ocean wave data of the Southeast Asian region? 2014-05-10T22:58:22.097

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

13 How much of the underwater land masses within the arctic ocean is considered continental shelf? 2014-11-27T13:21:19.650

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

12 What are the scientific consequences of the lost of the Nereus submersible? 2014-05-20T21:14:19.353

12 Average Aragonite:Calcite ratio in biogenic CaCO3 in the oceans 2014-07-03T07:31:26.703

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

12 What are baroclinic and barotropic waves? 2016-01-04T00:18:50.077

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

11 Looking at ocean depth/latitude profiles of dissolved oxygen and nitrate. Why is dissolved oxygen low when nitrate is high? 2014-09-08T15:28:50.600

11 Why is colder seawater more compressible? 2014-09-24T20:14:33.970

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

11 Will the Southern Ocean act as a net source or sink for atmospheric $\ce{CO2}$ in the future? 2015-02-07T02:31:36.770

11 Earth's ocean basins 2015-03-29T00:39:46.230

11 What are the benefits of using conservative temperature in oceanography? 2015-07-08T13:38:26.777

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 What is the Calcite Compensation Depth and what is its significance for carbonate deposits? 2014-04-16T22:24:44.310

10 What tidal databases are available to be used as model boundary conditions? 2014-06-06T14:32:21.457

10 How to estimate dispersion in stratified flows 2014-08-11T05:46:47.073

10 What is the difference between an inertial instability and a symmetric instability? 2014-12-09T17:07:57.697

10 Can rocks have pressure signatures? 2015-07-30T04:06:57.433

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

9 How can I create a CF compliant netCDF file? 2014-04-16T17:34:42.573

9 What tools are available to build unstructured grids for ocean models? 2014-04-23T00:57:42.653

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 Argument for designing an ocean monitoring network based on satellite-derived chlorophyll-a concentration? 2014-06-15T11:38:15.707

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

9 Differences between TEOS-10 and EOS-80 for salinity 2015-07-08T13:28:46.347

9 Are there sufficient quantities of limestone to dump in the ocean to reverse acidification? 2015-07-31T12:40:10.837

9 What are the striations or ridges in the eastern Pacific Ocean? 2015-09-16T09:10:42.833

9 What is a vertical wavenumber? 2016-03-22T18:06:05.827

9 The motion of tides 2016-08-04T07:10:53.993

9 Direct measurments of vertical ocean mixing? 2017-02-25T14:10:29.113

9 Why is carbon pollution given more importance than Sulfur pollution or Nitrogen pollution? 2017-12-14T11:50:39.510

9 Would a volcanic winter trigger an oceanic "spring"? 2018-03-19T01:52:10.823

9 How is sea level measured? 2018-10-16T18:44:02.083

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

8 What are some options for online and offline particle tracking in ocean models? 2014-05-04T18:46:45.737

8 How global was the Bonarelli Oceanic Anoxic Event? 2014-11-27T09:07:14.600

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

8 Sea Surface Height Data 2015-03-20T01:02:20.640

8 Are the oceans rising or the continents going down? How can we know? 2015-05-15T23:02:19.660

8 What are the temperature and pressure conditions an ROV design would have to deal with to descend to 4000m? 2015-05-18T09:36:47.847

8 What are black-hole ocean eddies? 2015-06-24T18:31:17.653

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 much water does a wave transport into a sea cave? 2017-03-07T17:41:39.240

7 What definition of "seamount" is used by the largest utilised databases of seamounts? 2014-05-07T18:42:43.617

7 How will the rising ocean affect aquatic life? 2014-08-18T18:42:10.083

7 Oceanic-atmospheric coupling between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean basins 2015-01-01T06:48:01.273

7 How to read a NetCDF4 file in Matlab? 2015-07-26T07:58:47.963

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

7 How does salinity and density affects sea surface temperature? 2016-08-15T07:29:24.607

7 Uranium Deposits in the Ocean? 2016-10-26T14:06:03.223

7 Units of wave spectrum 2017-01-25T17:17:32.563

7 What is that drain east of newfoundland 2017-06-27T13:02:23.567

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

7 Regarding compression, shuffle filter of netcdf4 2017-10-23T19:36:03.153

7 What is Boomy McBoomFace? 2018-03-27T13:08:00.743

7 How much of arctic ice is from snow fall versus frozen sea water? 2018-10-01T00:37:17.883

6 About moving ice bergs northwards to slow down all the melting a tiny bit. ( Clearing away navigation hazards is a side effect of this.) 2014-09-27T02:45:36.217

6 A simple formulation to calculate the sequence and rate of salt precipitation in a brine? 2016-01-08T15:21:01.307

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

6 Definitions of tidal harmonic constituents...? 2016-07-18T14:02:18.750

6 What is (negative) wind stress curl? 2016-10-04T17:54:41.737

6 Why do high tides vary month to month? 2017-01-27T06:17:02.000

6 Does subduction of plates make them stretch and form the oceans? 2017-02-21T16:22:12.933

6 ERA Interim problem with Waves 2017-06-06T08:32:47.070

6 Carbon's role in ocean acidification 2018-04-05T12:30:23.203