Papers of Walter H. Munk (1917-2018), distinguished physical oceanographer and professor of geophysics at the Scripps Institution
of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego. The collection documents Munk's scientific career and some of
the subject areas where he was an influential theorist, including wave forecasting and acoustic tomography.
Two short, excellent biographies of Walter Munk are available online:
32 Linear feet
(76 archives boxes, 1 flat box, and 1 map case folder)
Publication rights are held by the creator of the collection.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. ALLOW ONE WEEK FOR RETRIEVAL OF MATERIALS.