Water Masses and Mixing Near the Antarctic Slope Front Chapter uri icon


  • This chapter contains sections titled: * Introduction * Water Masses of the Antarctic Continental Margin * The Slope Front, Coastal Current, and Slope Current * Neutral Density in 0-S Space * Regional Examples of the Stratification at the Continental Margin * The Zonal Extent of the Antarctic Slope Front * Water Masses at the Bottom of the Shelf and SLope * Summary and Discussion

author list (cited authors)

  • Whitworth, T., Orsi, A. H., Kim, S., Nowlin, W. D., & Locarnini, R. A.

Book Title

  • Ocean, Ice, and Atmosphere: Interactions at the Antarctic Continental Margin

publication date

  • January 1, 1985 11:11 AM