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Lagrangian Oceanography : Large-Scale Transport and Mixing in the Ocean

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Lagrangian Oceanography : Large-Scale Transport and Mixing in the Ocean
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Lagrangian Oceanography
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Large-Scale Transport and Mixing in the Ocean
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Lagrangian Oceanography : Large-Scale Transport and Mixing in the Ocean
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  • Preface -- Contents -- Acronyms -- References -- 1 The Dynamical Systems Theory Approach to Transport and Mixing in Fluids -- 1.1 Chaotic Advection -- 1.2 Chaotic Scattering of Fluid Particles at a Point Vortex Embedded in a Time-Periodic Background Flow -- 1.2.1 Invariant Sets of the Flow -- 1.2.2 Geometry of Chaotic Scattering and Its Fractal Properties -- References -- 2 Chaotic Transport and Mixing in Idealized Models of Oceanic Currents -- 2.1 Chaotic Advection with Analytic Geophysical Models: Introductory Remarks -- 2.2 Chaotic Transport and Mixing in a Kinematic Model of a Meandering Jet Current -- 2.2.1 The Model Flow and Unstable Periodic Trajectories -- 2.2.2 Origin and Bifurcations of Period-4 Unstable Orbits -- 2.2.2.1 The CWB4:1 Class: Western Ballistic Unstable Periodic Orbits Associated with a 4:1 Western Ballistic Resonance -- 2.2.2.2 The CEB4:1 Class: Eastern Ballistic Unstable Periodic Orbits Associated with a 4:1 Eastern Ballistic Resonance -- 2.2.2.3 The CR4:1 Class: Orbits Associated with a 4:1 Rotational Resonance -- 2.2.2.4 The CR2:1 Class: Orbits Associated with a 2:1 Rotational Resonance -- 2.2.2.5 The CRB4:1 Class: Rotation-Ballistic Unstable Periodic Orbits Associated with a Rotational-Ballistic Resonance -- 2.2.3 Chaotic Zonal Transport and Dynamical Traps -- 2.2.3.1 Turning Points -- 2.2.3.2 Rotational-Island's Traps -- 2.2.3.3 Saddle Traps -- 2.2.3.4 Ballistic-Island's Traps -- 2.2.3.5 Fractal Geometry of Mixing -- 2.2.4 Chaotic Cross-Jet Transport and Detection of Transport Barriers -- 2.2.4.1 The Amplitude: Frequency Diagram for Cross-Jet Transport -- 2.2.5 Detecting the Central Invariant Curve -- 2.2.5.1 Geometry of the Central Invariant Curve and Its Bifurcations -- 2.2.5.2 Breakdown of Central Transport Barrier -- 2.2.5.3 Concluding Remarks
  • 2.3 Chaotic Cross-Jet Transport in a Dynamical Model of a Meandering Jet Current with Propagating Rossby Waves -- 2.3.1 The Dynamical Model with Rossby Waves -- 2.3.2 Mechanisms of Chaotic Cross-Jet Transport for Odd Wavenumbers and Detection of Transport Barriers -- 2.3.3 Chaotic Cross-Jet Transport for Even-Odd Wavenumbers -- References -- 3 Oceans from the Space and Operational Oceanography -- 3.1 Monitoring Oceans with Satellite Sensors -- 3.2 Satellite Altimetry and AVISO Velocity Field -- 3.3 Satellite-Tracked Buoys in the Ocean -- References -- List of Internet Resources -- 4 Lagrangian Tools to Study Transport and Mixing in the Ocean -- 4.1 Lagrangian Indicators and Lagrangian Maps -- 4.2 Hyperbolicity in the Ocean -- 4.3 Finite-Time Lyapunov Exponents -- 4.3.1 Finite-Time Lyapunov Exponents for an n-Dimensional Vector Field -- 4.3.2 Singular-Value Decomposition and Evolution Matrix for Two-Dimensional Case -- 4.4 Lagrangian Coherent Structures -- References -- List of Internet Resources -- 5 Transport of Subtropical Waters in the Japan Sea -- 5.1 General Pattern of Circulation in the Japan Sea and Formulation of the Problem -- 5.2 Statistical Analysis of Lagrangian Transport of Subtropical Water -- 5.2.1 Northward Transport of Subtropical Water and Advection Velocity Field -- 5.2.2 Gates and Barriers to the Northward Transport of Subtropical Water -- 5.2.3 Transport Pathways of Subtropical Water in the Central Japan Sea -- 5.2.4 Lagrangian Intrusions of Subtropical Water Across the Subpolar Front -- 5.2.5 Effect of Velocity-Field Errors on Statistical Properties of Lagrangian Transport -- References -- List of Internet Resources -- 6 Dynamics of Eddies in the Ocean -- 6.1 Eddies in the Ocean -- 6.2 Altimetry-Based Lagrangian Analysis of Formation, Structure, Evolution, and Splitting of Mesoscale Kuril Eddies -- 6.2.1 Mesoscale Kuril Eddies
  • 6.2.2 CTD Sampling of the Bussol' Eddy A -- 6.2.3 Lagrangian Analysis of the Sampled Bussol' Eddy A -- 6.2.3.1 Evolution and Metamorphoses of the Kuril Eddies in 2012 -- 6.2.3.2 Structure of the Kuril Eddies A and B and Water Exchange -- 6.2.4 Vertical Profiles of Temperature and Salinity by the Argo Floats -- 6.3 Lagrangian Analysis of the Vertical Structure of Numerically Simulated Eddies in the Japan Sea -- 6.3.1 Topographically Constrained Frontal Eddies in the Japan Basin -- 6.3.2 Regional Circulation Marine Hydrophysical Institute Model -- 6.3.3 Three-Dimensional Structure and Evolution of Eddies in the Japan Basin -- References -- List of Internet Resources -- 7 Fukushima-Derived Cesium Isotopes in the NorthWestern Pacific: Direct Observation and Altimetry-Based Simulation of Propagation -- 7.1 Transport of Cesium Isotopes in the Kuroshio Extension Area Just After the Accident -- 7.1.1 The Kuroshio Rings and Near-Surface Cross-Jet Transport -- 7.1.2 Comparison of Simulation with Observation of Cesium Isotopes During the Cruises in June and July 2011 -- 7.2 Role of Mesoscale Eddies in Transport of Cesium Isotopes -- 7.2.1 R/V Professor Gagarinskiy Cruise in June-July 2012 -- 7.2.2 Observed and Simulated Horizontal Distribution of Cesium Isotopes and Identification of Mesoscale Eddies in the Area -- 7.2.3 Vertical Structure of Eddies and Vertical Distribution of 134Cs and 137Cs -- 7.2.4 Tracking Maps for Samples Collected in Centers of the Eddies of the Subarctic Front -- 7.2.5 Concluding Remarks -- References -- List of Internet Resources -- 8 Lagrangian Fronts and Coherent Structures Favorable for Fishery and Foraging Strategy of Top Marine Predators -- 8.1 Hydrological and Lagrangian Fronts -- 8.2 Lagrangian Fronts Favorable for Saury Fishing -- 8.2.1 Identifying Lagrangian Fronts
  • 8.2.2 Accumulation of Saury Catches at Strong Lagrangian Fronts -- 8.3 Lagrangian Fronts Favorable for Fishery of Neon Flying Squid -- 8.3.1 Fishery at Lagrangian Intrusions of the Subarctic Front -- 8.3.2 Fishery Inside and Around Hokkaido Mesoscale Eddies -- 8.3.3 Fishery at Lagrangian Intrusions in the Central Part of the Studied Area -- 8.4 Foraging Strategy of Top Marine Predators and Lagrangian (Sub)Mesoscale Features -- 8.4.1 Foraging Strategy of Great Frigatebirds and Lagrangian Coherent Structures -- 8.4.2 Preference of Southern Elephant Seals and Mediterranean Whales for DistinctMesoscale Features -- References -- List of Internet Resources -- Glossary of Some Terms in Dynamical Systems Theory -- Bifurcations -- Cantori -- Dynamical traps -- Fractals -- Hamiltonian chaos -- Hamiltonian dynamics -- Heteroclinic and homoclinic structures -- Invariant tori -- Islands of stability -- Kolmogorov-Arnold-Moser theorem and KAM tori -- Lyapunov exponents -- Manifolds -- Nonlinear resonance -- Phase space -- PoincarĂ© map -- Separatrix -- Stable and unstable motion -- Stationary points -- Trajectories -- References
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