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The Indian Ocean: A perspective
(Oxford & IBH, New Delhi, 2001)
The two volumes of the book "The Indian Ocean: A perspective" is the first of its kind on the Indian Ocean covering almost all the aspects of Indian oceanographic regime. Volume one contains nine chapters and volume 2 ...
Stability of the coastline from Manakkodam to Thottappally along the Kerala coast
(Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, 1977)
Viscous damping of solitary waves in the mud banks of Kerala, West coast of India
Analysis of wave damping in mud bank region following the process of transfer of wave energy to the interior of fluid column through the boundary layer and the energy loss computations owing to viscous shear beneath the ...
Hydrographical features of the southern and central Bay of Bengal during the transition period between winter and summer
(National Institute of Sciences of India, 1968)
During Feb.-Mar. 1963, INS KISTNA has carried out its 6th and 7th oceanographic cruises in the southern and central parts of Bay of Bengal under the Indian Programme of IIOE. With the physical oceanographic data collected ...
Temperature measurement in the sea
(�Council of Scientific and Industrial Research., 1985)
The importance of measuring sea temperature is explained and the various methods employed for this purpose are reviewed. Instruments used for spot measurement of water temperature at the sea surface and at discrete depths ...
The environmental characteristics of the Ganga estuary
(Sea Explorers Institute, 1989)
This report presents physical, chemical and biological observations in the last 160 km stretch of river Ganga for period of 3 years. In the one-layer estuary the mixing is brought about by the horizontal gradient of the ...
Shoreline stability in the vicinity of Cochin Harbour
A small stretch of barrier beach on either side of Cochin harbour along the west coast of India has been investigated for its stability through systematic surveys. The observed erosion of the beaches during the southwest ...
Climatic aridity over India 11,000 years ago: Evidence from feldspar distribution in shelf sediments
Feldspars and quartz contents of sand and silt fractions of forty three samples from the western continental shelf of India were determined by the X-ray diffraction method. The results indicate that the feldspar content ...