New schemes to accurately parameterize the sub-grid effects of bottom topography in Ocean General Circulation Models (OGCMs) will be tested. Of particular interest is a more realistic prediction of the separation point of topographically steered boundary current like the Gulf Stream.

Agency
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Institute
Division of Ocean Sciences (OCE)
Type
Standard Grant (Standard)
Application #
9214490
Program Officer
Richard B. Lambert, Jr.
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
1992-11-15
Budget End
1994-10-31
Support Year
Fiscal Year
1992
Total Cost
$50,000
Indirect Cost
Name
University of Miami
Department
Type
DUNS #
City
Coral Gables
State
FL
Country
United States
Zip Code
33146