Processes at the ocean margins are described and the importance of sedimentary settings, the carbon cycle, the benthic boundary layer, canyons and mass movements is discussed. Major outstanding problems are formulated and new enabling technologies are demonstrated.
|Title of host publication||Ocean Margin Systems|
|Editors||G Wefer, D Billett, D Hebbeln, BB Jorgensen, M Schlueter, T van Weering|
|Place of Publication||Berlin|
|Number of pages||9|
|Publication status||Published - 2003|