Volume 14 | Number 1 | 2001
Special Issue: The Oceanography Society Biennial Scientific Meeting
On the Cover: COVER: Left: Black smoker at a midocean ridge hydrothermal vent. Courtesy NOAA. Center: Modular Oceanographic Data Assimilation System product. Courtesy US Navy. Right: Waves breaking as seen from a porthole on the 0-1 Deck on the NATHANIEL B. PALMER, crossing the Southern Ocean, 1998. Courtesy NOAA
REGULAR ISSUE FEATURES
The National Ocean Sciences Bowl
By Pamela Baker-Masson
Real-Time Data Assimilative Modeling on Georges Bank
By Daniel R. Lynch , Christopher E. Naimie, Justin T. Ip, Craig V. Lewis, Francisco E. Werner, Richard A. Luettich, Jr., Brian O. Blanton, John Quinlan , Dennis J. McGillicuddy, Jr., James R. Ledwell, James Churchill, Valery Kosnyrev , Cabell S. Davis, Scott M. Gallager , Carin J. Ashjian , R. Gregory Lough , James Manning, Charles N. Flagg , Charles G. Hannah, and Robert C. Groman
ROGER REVELLE COMMEMORATIVE LECTURE
QUARTERDECK • Ships Passing in the Night or a Marriage Made in Heaven?
By Richard W. Spinrad
BOOK REVIEW • Beaches and Dunes of Developed Coasts
By Gary B. Griggs
This special issue was made possible by the U.S. Office of Naval Research, Department of Navy grant N00014-99-1-0434.