Description: A 1-month 4-element moored array experiment to measure the currents associated with large-amplitude internal waves generated by tidal flow across Stellwagen Bank.
Duration: August 1998
USGS PI: B. Butman
Collaborators: R. Beardsley, A. Scotti and S. Anderson (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution)
Butman, B. Alexander, P.S., Scotti, A., Beardsley, R.C., and Anderson,
S.P., 2006, Large internal waves in Massachusetts Bay transport
sediments offshore. Continental Shelf Research. v. 26/17-18, pp
Scotti, A., Beardsley, R.C., Butman, B., 2006, On the interpretation of
energy and energy fluxes of nonlinear internal waves: An example from
Massachusetts Bay. J. Fluid Mechanics, v. 561, pp. 103-1112.
Scotti, A., Beardsley, R.C., and Butman, B., 2007, Generation and
propagation of nonlinear internal waves in Massachusetts Bay, Journal of
Geophysical Research, 112, C10001, doi:10.1029/2007/JC004313.
Scotti, A., Beardsley, R.C., Butman, B., and Pineda, J., in press,
Shoaling of nonlinear internal waves in Massachusetts Bay. Journal of
Scotti, A., Butman, B., Beardsley, R.C., Alexander, P. Soupy, Anderson, S.P., 2005, A modified beam-to-earth transformation to measure short-wavelength internal waves with an Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP), J. Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 22(5), pp. 583-59.
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