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An inspiring and informative biography of one of the leading scientists in oceanography
Covers current issues such as ocean wave prediction and ocean acoustic thermography
The present volume documents an interview with the eminent oceanographer and geophysicist Walter Munk, who is one of the "grand old men" of oceanography. The book covers many key issues, such as ocean-wave prediction, ocean acoustic thermography. As a highly prominent scientist who has influenced many present day key oceanographers, Munk's career covers 70 years of practice, beginning about 1940 and continuing to the present.
Content Level »Research
Keywords »Geophysics - History of Science - Moho - Ocean - Oceanography - Oceanophy - Science Studies - Tide