Class notes, 1944.


Levin, Sheldon. Class notes, 1944.

Class notes, 1944.

The accession consists of a volume of class notes taken by Lt. (j.g.) Sheldon Levin, USNR during the summer of 1944 when he was assigned to the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in order to take a course in sea, swell and surf forecasting taught by Harald Sverdrup and Walter Munk. The class notes include mimeographed class handouts annotated by Levin, notes on lectures, and descriptions of sea, swell and surf forecasting techniques.

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Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917- (person)

Geophysicist and oceanographer. Munk received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from the California Institute of Technology in 1939 and 1940 and his Ph. D. in 1947. Munk served as assistant and associate professor of geophysics at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography from 1947 to 1954 when he became professor of geophysics in the University of California Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics. Munk founded the Instittue and served as its director from 1959 to 1984. He is a member of the Nation...

Levin, Sheldon. (person)

Physician. From the description of Class notes, 1944. (University of California, San Diego). WorldCat record id: 35162534 ...

Sverdrup, H.U. (Harald Ulrik), 1888-1957 (person)

Sverdrup, meteorologist, oceanographer, and Polar explorer, was the chief of the scientific staff on Raold Amundsen's Maud expeditions (1917-1925) and on the Wilkins-Ellsworth submarine expedition (1931) to the Arctic. From the description of Papers, 1928-1942. (Dartmouth College Library). WorldCat record id: 237352129 ...