Depth-Dependent Correction for Wind-Driven Drift Current in Particle Tracking Applications

Predicting the trajectories of buoyant objects drifting at the ocean surface is important for a variety of different applications. To minimize errors in predicted trajectories, the dominant transport mechanisms have to be considered. In addition to the background surface currents (i.e., geostrophic,...

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Main Authors: Mirjam van der Mheen, Charitha Pattiaratchi, Simone Cosoli, Moritz Wandres
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Frontiers Media S.A. 2020-05-01
Series:Frontiers in Marine Science
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Online Access:https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fmars.2020.00305/full

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