Thermohaline loops, Stommel box models, and the Sandström theorem

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Wunsch, Carl;
(2005)

The Stommel two-box, two flow-regime box model is kinematically and dynamically equivalent to the flow in a onedimensional fluid loop, although one having awkward and extreme mixing coefficients. More generally, such a loop, when heated and cooled at the same geopotenti... View more
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