SCOR WG 58
Arctic Ocean Heat Budget
Chair: A. Foldvik (Norway)
Other Full Members:
K, Aagaard (USA), P.D. Killworth (UK), J. Meincke (FRG), E.L. Lewis (Canada), C.A. Paulson (USA), and E.C. Carmack (Canada)
Terms of Reference
- To assess the present state of knowledge of the Arctic Ocean heat budget and the physical processes which control it.
- To recommend a coordinated and international research effort to significantly improve the understanding of the heat budget and the controlling processes, taking into account the plans for the polar sub-programme of the World Climate Research Programme.
Financial Sponsor: SCOR
Affliated Organizations: IAPSO, IAMAP
Product: 1978 Report to SCOR, 1979 Report to SCOR