Internal Wave Observations Off Saba Bank

@article{Haren2019InternalWO,
title={Internal Wave Observations Off Saba Bank},
author={H. van Haren and G. Duineveld and F. Mienis},
journal={Frontiers in Marine Science},
year={2019},
volume={5}
}
• Published 2019
• Geology
• Frontiers in Marine Science
The deep sloping sides of Saba Bank, the largest submarine atoll in the Atlantic Ocean, show quite different internal wave characteristics. With the aid of two 350 m long arrays of high-resolution temperature T-sensor string and acoustic Doppler current profiler that were moored around 500 m depth for three weeks we observed that the surrounding waters were generally stratified in density layers of multiple sizes, that turbulence is about a factor of two less than the strong turbulence… Expand

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