Thermosolutal convection

  • Herbert E. Huppert
VII. Special Topics
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 71)


Nusselt Number Rayleigh Number Salinity Gradient Marginal Stability Salty Water 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Herbert E. Huppert
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  1. 1.Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical PhysicsCambridgeEngland

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