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Main Title Environmental hazards : the fluid dynamics and geophysics of extreme events /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Moffatt, H. K.
Shuckburgh, Emily.
Publisher World Scientific,
Year Published 2011
OCLC Number 587219946
ISBN 9789814313285; 9814313289; 9789814366991 (pbk.); 9814366994 (pbk.)
Subjects Climatic extremes--Congresses ; Atmospheric turbulence--Congresses ; Natural disasters--Congresses ; Fluid mechanics--Congresses
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  QC981.8.C53S67 2009 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 12/10/2012
Collation xiv, 315 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Notes "The Institute for Mathematical Sciences at the National University of Singapore hosted a Spring School on Fluid Dynamics and Geophysics of Environmental Hazards from 19 April to 2 May 2009. This volume contains the content of the nine short lecture courses given at this School..."--Back cover. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes A brief introduction to vortex dynamics and turbulence / H. Keith Moffatt -- Geophysical and environmental fluid dynamics / Tieh-Yong Koh and Paul F. Linden -- Weather and climate / Emily Shuckburgh -- Dynamics of the Indian and Pacific Oceans / Swadhin Behera and Toshio Yamagata -- The hurricane-climate connection / Kerry Emanuel -- Transport and mixing of atmospheric pollutants / Peter H. Haynes -- Extreme rain events in mid-latitudes / Gerd Tetzlaff, Janek Zimmer, and Robin Faulwetter -- Dynamics of hydro-meteorological and environmental hazards / A.W. Jayawardena -- Tsunami modeling and forecasting techniques / Pavel Tkalich and Dao My Ha -- Rogue waves / F. Dias, T.J. Bridges, and J.M. Dudley.
Place Published Singapore
Corporate Au Added Ent National University of Singapore. Institute for Mathematical Sciences.
Title Ser Add Ent Lecture notes series (National University of Singapore. Institute for Mathematical Sciences) ; v. 21.
Conference Title Spring School on Fluid Dynamics and Geophysics of Environmental Hazards
PUB Date Free Form c2011
Series Title Untraced Lecture notes series / Institute for Mathematical Sciences, National University of Singapore ; v. 21
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2011293864
Merged OCLC records 743395611
OCLC Time Stamp 20121207121044
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03001cam 2200505Ia 45020