Circulation in the Mediterranean Sea

@inproceedings{Millot2005CirculationIT,
  title={Circulation in the Mediterranean Sea},
  author={Claude Millot and Isabelle Taupier-Letage},
  year={2005}
}
The overall functioning of the Mediterranean Sea, which transforms Atlantic Water (AW) into Mediterranean Waters (MWs), has been comprehended for a while, and the process of dense water formation, which leads AW to sink offshore in specific northern zones of the Western and the Eastern Basins, has been studied in the world ocean. However, the circulation of the various waters from/to the basins openings to/from the zones of sinking is still debated in the Western Basin, while a similar debate… 

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