Instrumentation and metrology in oceanography

Through research, physical oceanography aims to solve the numerous problems stated by thermal, optical and dynamical properties of the oceans. "Instrumentation and Metrology in Physical Oceanography" describes the means used in oceanography to determine physical properties of the oceans by...

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Main Author: Le Menn, Marc
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Chichester Wiley-Blackwell 2012
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Collection: Wiley Online Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Through research, physical oceanography aims to solve the numerous problems stated by thermal, optical and dynamical properties of the oceans. "Instrumentation and Metrology in Physical Oceanography" describes the means used in oceanography to determine physical properties of the oceans by medium of in situ measurements. This book explores the theoretical functioning of sensors and instruments, as well as different practical aspects of using these tools. The content of this book appeals directly to technicians or engineers wishing to enhance their knowledge of instrumentation and application to environment surveillance.
Physical Description:XII, 393 Seiten
ISBN:9781848213791