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Large-Scale Oceanographic Experiments and Satellites (NATO Science Series C: (closed))

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oceanography (seas),
  • Oceanographic Research,
  • Artificial Satellites,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Earth Sciences - Oceanography,
  • Science / Oceanography,
  • Artificial satellites in ocean,
  • Artificial satellites in oceanography,
  • Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsC. Gautier (Editor), A. Fieux (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9096263M
    ISBN 109027717869
    ISBN 109789027717863

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Large-Scale Oceanographic Experiments and Satellites | An Advanced Research Workshop (ARW) sponsored by NATO and the California Space Institute was held in Corsica (France) October 3 to 7, to discuss the role of satellite observations in the large-scal-eoceanographic experiments, especially those under discussion (e.g., the World Ocean Circulation Experiment, WOCE, and the Tropical Ocean.

An Advanced Research Workshop (ARW) sponsored by NATO and the California Space Institute was held in Corsica (France) October 3 to 7, to discuss the role of satellite observations in the large-scaleoceanographic experiments, especially those under discussion (e.g., the World Ocean Circulation Experiment, WOCE, and the Tropical Ocean and Global Atmosphere, TOGA).

NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Large Scale Oceanographic Experiments and Satellites ( Sainte-Lucie de Porto-Vecchio, France). Large-scale oceanographic experiments and satellites.

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