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Lectures ULPGC
Lecture 1: Intro. & shallow water island wakes
1.1 Introduction to ocean circulation numerical models [pdf]
1.2 Dimensionless numbers [pdf]
1.3 Shallow water Island wakes [pdf]

Lecture 2: Deep-water island wakes
2.1 Barotropic studies [pdf]
2.2 Baroclinic studies [pdf]

Lecture 3: Anatomy of island induced eddies [pdf]
3.1 Anticyclonic eddies
3.2 Cyclonic eddies

Lecture 4: Island-eddy interaction & wake flow interference
4.1 Islands as eddy splitters [pdf]
4.2 Wake flow interference 

Lecture 5: Other less studied island effects
5.1 Secondary island induced circulation
5.2 Wave sheltering effects [pdf]
5.3 Wind induced wakes [pdf]
(?) 5.4 Internal wave generation (?)

Laboratory: Re sensitivity study in a barotropic island wake (Prof. Pablo Sangrá)

Bibliography (brief):

Alace, M.J. et al (2004). Secondary circulation induced by flow curvature and Coriolis effects around headlands and islands. Ocean Dynamics, 54: 27-38.

Cenedese, C., (2002) Laboratory experiments on mesoscale vortices colliding with a seamount. JGR-oceans, 107, C6, 3053.

Cenedese, C., et al (2005). Laboratory experiments on mesoscale vortices interacting with two islands. JGR-oceans, 110, C09023.

Chen, L., et al (2003). Numerical simulation of turbulent wake flows behind two side-by-side cylinders. Journal of Fluid and Structures 18: 387-403.

Chubarenko et al., (2004). Modeling concepts, in Coastal Lagoons: Ecosystem Processes and Modeling for Sustainable Use and Development, Ed. Gonenc & Wolflin. CRC Press.

Dong, C., and J. McWilliams (2207). Numerical study of island wakes in the southern California Bight. Continental Shelf Research, 27: 1233-1248.

Dong, C., et al (2007). Island wakes in Deep water. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 37: 962-981. Furukawa, K., E. Wolanski (1998). Shallow-water frictional effects in island wakes. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 46: 599-608.

Huerre, P. (2006) Mécanique des fluides. Enseignement diversifié MEC432. École Polytechnique. Pariis, France.

Meneghini, J.R., et al (2001). Numerical simulation of flow interference between two circular cylinders in tandem and side-by-side arrangements. Journal of Fluid and Structures, 15, 327-350.

Neil, S.P., and Elliot (2004). Observations and simulations of an unsteady island wake in the Firth of Forth; Scotland. Ocean Dynamics, 54: 324-332.

Perret, G., et al (2003). Rotating Shallow water flow past and obstacle: numerical and laboratory experiments. International symposium on rotating shallow water flows, Delph, Netherlands.

Ponce de Léon and G. Soares (2005). On the sheltering effect of islands in ocean wave models. JGR-oceans, 110, C09020.

Sangrà, P., (1995). Pertubacion de un flujo geofisico por un obstaculo: applicación a las isla de Gran Canaria. Thesis Doctoral, Universidad las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 201p.

Sangrà, P., et al (2005). Life history of an anticyclonic eddy. JGR-Oceans, 110, C03021.

Sangrà, P., et al (2007). On the nature of oceanic eddies shed by the island of Gran Canaria. Deep-Sea research, I, 54: 687-709.

Simmons, H.L., anf D. Nof (2000). islands as eddy splitters. Journal of Marine Research, 58, 919-956.

Thomczack (1988). Island wakes in Deep and Shallow Water. JGR-Oceans, 93, C5: 5153-5154.

Wolanski, E., (1994). Physical Oceanographic Processes of the Great Barrier Reef. CRC Press.

Wolanski et al., (1984). Island wakes in shallow coastal waters. JGR-Oceans, 98, C6: 10,553-10,569.

Wolanski, E. et al., (1996) three-dimensional isolnd wakes in the field, laboratory experiments and numerical models. Continental Shelf Research, 16: 1437-1452.

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