Session 12 Submesoscale Ocean Dynamics -Part II

Thursday, 29 June 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Salon F (Marriott Portland Downtown Waterfront)
Host: 21st Conference on Atmospheric and Oceanic Fluid Dynamics
Andrew L. Stewart, University of California, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Los Angeles, CA

10:30 AM
New Aspects of Ocean Frontogenesis
Baylor Fox-Kemper, Brown University, Providence, RI; and N. Suzuki and A. Bodner
10:45 AM
The Dynamical Link between Frontogenesis and Convergence
Roy Barkan, University of California, Los Angeles, CA; and J. C. McWilliams

11:00 AM
Modulation of Lateral Transport Barriers in the Ocean by Submesoscale Eddies and Inertia-Gravity Waves
Anirban Sinha, Columbia University in the City of New York, New York, NY; and R. P. Abernathey

11:15 AM
Evaluation of Lagrangian Structure Function Statistics in the Gulf of Mexico
Jenna L. Palmer, Brown University, Providence, RI; and B. Fox-Kemper, R. Barkan, J. M. Choi, A. Bracco, and J. C. McWilliams
11:30 AM
Submesoscales in the Antarctic Circumpolar Current
John R. Taylor, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom; and S. Bachman, M. Stamper, K. Adams, P. Hosegood, and J. B. Sallee
11:45 AM
Impact of Submesoscale Structures on Global Climate
Zhan Su, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA; and J. Wang, P. Klein, A. F. Thompson, and D. Menemenlis
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