Oceanic Boundary Layer

Experimental Approach

Leading experimental research groups include those at:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Applied Physics Laboratory, University of Washington

Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Institute of Oceanographic Sciences (Canada)

Rennel Center (United Kingdom)

Theoretical Approach

Leading theoretical research groups include those at:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Naval Postgraduate School

National Center for Atmospheric Research

OCEAN DATA ASSIMILATION

Experimental Approach

Leading experimental research groups include those at:

Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (Hamburg, Germany)

Remote Sensing Systems, Inc.

Oregon State University

Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology

Theoretical and Numerical Approach

Leading theoretical research groups include those at:

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Goddard

National Center for Atmospheric Research

European Center for Medium Range Weather Forecasting

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

SURFACE WAVE DYNAMICS

Physics of Wind-Wave Growth and Equilibrium

Experimental Approach

Leading experimental groups include those at:

Canada Centre for Inland Waters

NASA Goddard

University of New South Wales (Australia)

Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Tohoku University (Japan)

Kyushu University (Japan)



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