Ocean Modelling for Beginners

Using Open-Source Software

Authors: Kaempf, Jochen

  • Provides a step-by-step introduction to hydrodynamic modeling
  • Suitable for online teaching and external workshops
  • Uses a freely-available Open-Source software (FORTRAN and SciLab) to cut costs and to make the subject attractive for use also in developing countries
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This book offers excellent interactive learning material for undergraduate/graduate students interested in dynamical processes occurring in the ocean and the computer-based modelling thereof. Only minimum mathematical background knowledge is required and the many exercises of this book are based on freely available open-source software. Complete model codes and animation scripts are provided for each exercise.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Requirements

    Kämpf, Assoc. Prof. Jochen

    Pages 1-3

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  • Motivation

    Kämpf, Assoc. Prof. Jochen

    Pages 5-16

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  • Basics of Geophysical Fluid Dynamics

    Kämpf, Assoc. Prof. Jochen

    Pages 17-63

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  • Long Waves in a Channel

    Kämpf, Assoc. Prof. Jochen

    Pages 65-89

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  • 2D Shallow-Water Modelling

    Kämpf, Assoc. Prof. Jochen

    Pages 91-118

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eBook 91,62 €
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Hardcover 114,39 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-642-00819-1
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Softcover 114,39 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-662-50233-4
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Ocean Modelling for Beginners
Book Subtitle
Using Open-Source Software
Authors
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-00820-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-00820-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-00819-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-50233-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 175
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