We thank Jason Antenucci for interesting discussions on internal wave generation; Giancarlo Benettin, Francesco Fassó, and Gary Froyland for valuable explanations about the world of dynamical systems; Robb McDonald for comments on potential vorticity; and Chris Dallimore, Geoff Wake, and two anonymous reviewers for constructive comments on the manuscript. Author R.S. gratefully acknowledges an Ing. Guglielmo Marin scholarship and an Ing. Aldo Gini scholarship. This paper forms Centre for Water Research reference ED 1625-RS.
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