Accession Number : AD0164144

Title :   Chemical Sea Surface Marker.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Garrett,William D. ; Berger,William R. , Jr

Report Date : 11 JUL 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The patent describes surface-active monomolecular films which are used in conjunction with fluorescent dyes to provide sea surface markers having greater visibility at all angles for longer periods of time than prior art dye markers.

Descriptors :   (*Patents, Markers), (*Markers, *Ocean surface), Fluorescent dyes, Thin films, Surface active substances, Visibility, Ocean waves, Damping, Stability

Subject Categories : Organic Chemistry
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE