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Volume 25 | Number 2 | June 2012
Special Issue on Internal Waves

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An Introduction to the Special Issue on Internal Waves
L. St. Laurent, M.H. Alford, and T. Paluszkiewicz. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):15–19, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.37.

Global Modeling of Internal Tides Within an Eddying Ocean General Circulation Model
B.K. Arbic, J.G. Richman, J.F. Shriver, P.G. Timko, E.J. Metzger, and A.J. Wallcraft. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):20–29, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.38.

Simulating the Long-Range Swell of Internal Waves Generated by Ocean Storms
H.L. Simmons and M.H. Alford. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):30–41, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.39.

Mapping Low-Mode Internal Tides from Multisatellite Altimetry
Z. Zhao, M.H. Alford, and J.B. Girton. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):42–51, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.40.

Power Estimates Associated With Internal Tides From the Monterey Bay Area
S.M. Jachec. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):52–55, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.41.

Regional Models of Internal Tides
G.S. Carter, O.B. Fringer, and E.D. Zaron. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):56–65, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.42.

Internal Waves on the Washington Continental Shelf
M.H. Alford, J.B. Mickett, S. Zhang, P. MacCready, Z. Zhao, and J. Newton. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):66–79, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.43.

Are Any Coastal Internal Tides Predictable?
J.D. Nash, E.L. Shroyer, S.M. Kelly, M.E. Inall, T.F. Duda, M.D. Levine, N.L. Jones, and R.C. Musgrave. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):80–95, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.44.

Internal Solitary Waves in the Red Sea: An Unfolding Mystery
J.C.B. da Silva, J.M. Magalhães, T. Gerkema, and L.R.M. Maas. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):96–107, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.45.

The Generation of Nonlinear Internal Waves
C.R. Jackson, J.C.B. da Silva, and G. Jeans. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):108–123, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.46.

Energy Release Through Internal Wave Breaking
H. van Haren and L. Gostiaux. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):124–131, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.47.

Examining Breaking Internal Waves on a Shelf Slope Using Numerical Simulations
S.K. Venayagamoorthy and O.B. Fringer. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):132–139, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.48.

Ocean Mixing by Kelvin-Helmholtz Instability
W.D. Smyth and J.N. Moum. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):140–149, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.49.

The Direct Breaking of Internal Waves at Steep Topography
J.M. Klymak, S. Legg, M.H. Alford, M. Buijsman, R. Pinkel, and J.D. Nash. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):150–159, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.50.

Breaking Topographic Lee Waves in a Tidal Channel in Luzon Strait
R. Pinkel, M. Buijsman, and J.M. Klymak. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):160–165, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.51.


Mine Waste Disposal in the Ocean: An Introduction
G.J. Brunskill. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):166–169, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.52.

Metal Dispersion Resulting from Mining Activities in Coastal Environments: A Pathways Approach
R.A. Koski. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):170–183, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.53.

Gold Mining and Submarine Tailings Disposal: Review and Case Study
E. Edinger. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):184–199, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.54.

Journey to the Center of the Gyre: The Fate of the Tohoku Tsunami Debris Field
A. Bagulayan, J.N. Bartlett-Roa, A.L. Carter, B.G. Inman, E.M. Keen, E.C. Orenstein, N.V. Patin, K.N.S. Sato, E.C. Sibert, A.E. Simonis, A.M. Van Cise, and P.J.S. Franks. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):200–207, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.55.


QUARTERDECK | Many Thanks to Oceanography Guest Editors—Past, Present, and Future
E.S. Kappel. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):5, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.56.

FROM THE PRESIDENT | The 2012 Ocean Sciences Meeting
M. Roman. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):6, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.57.

AWARDS | The 2012 Ocean Sciences Meeting Student Awards
2012. Oceanography 25(2):6.

RIP CURRENT—NEWS IN OCEANOGRAPHY | An Arctic Wild Card in the Weather
C.H. Greene and B.C. Monger. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):7–9, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.58.

Savannas of the Sea • Spirit of the Wetlands: Conservation of Cranes Leads to Protection of Asia's Most Extensive Wetlands • Cometh the (Mercury-Laden) Fog

C.L. Dybas. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):10–14, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.59.

Tsunamis: Are We Underestimating the Risk?

E. Bernard. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):208–218, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.60.

SPOTLIGHT ON EDUCATION | Engineering Literacy for Undergraduates in Marine Science: A Case for Hands On
E. Boss and J. Loftin. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):219–221, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.61.

THE OCEANOGRAPHY CLASSROOM | Why Do Today What Will Be Even Better Tomorrow?
S. Boxall. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):222–223, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.62.

CAREER PROFILES—OPTIONS AND INSIGHTS | Fritz Stahr, Manager, Seaglider Fabrication Center, School of Oceanography, University of Washington • Winnie Lau, Program Manager, Marine Ecosystem Services Program, Forest Trends
2012. Oceanography 25(2):224–226.

OCEAN POLICY | US-Cuba Scientific Collaboration: Emerging Issues and Opportunities in Marine and Related Environmental Sciences
G. Machlis, T.A. Frankovich, P.M. Alcolado, E. García-Machado, A. Caridad Hernández-Zanuy, R.E. Hueter, N. Knowlton, E. Perera, and J.W. Tunnell Jr. 2012. Oceanography 25(2):227–231, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.63.