Mesoscale variability in the northeastern tropical Pacific: Forcing mechanisms and eddy properties

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Liang, Jun-Hong; Mcwilliams, James C.; Kurian, Jaison; Colas, François; Wang, Peng; Uchiyama, Yusuke;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1029/2012JC008008
  • Subject: [ PHYS.PHYS.PHYS-GEO-PH ] Physics [physics]/Physics [physics]/Geophysics [physics.geo-ph] | [PHYS.PHYS.PHYS-GEO-PH]Physics [physics]/Physics [physics]/Geophysics [physics.geo-ph]
    arxiv: Physics::Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics | Physics::Space Physics

International audience; The generation mechanisms and properties of the mesoscale eddies in the northeastern tropical Pacific (NETP) are studied using a series of numerical solutions and satellite observations. The spatial and temporal resolution of mountain wind jets o... View more
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