14.572 Marine and Coastal Processes

Marine and Coastal Processes

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 3060
Status Active

This course focuses on the coastal dynamics of currents, tides, waves, wave morphology and their effects on beaches, estuaries, mixing and sediment transport/accretion processes. Generalized global aspects of atmospheric and hydrospheric interactions with ocean currents are also presented.