Accession Number : AD0410486

Title :   PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF THE OCEAN,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER JOHNSVILLE PA ANTI-SUBMARINE WARFARE LAB

Personal Author(s) : Grunstra,B. R.

Report Date : 20 JUN 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : Contents: Topography of the ocean bottom Atlantic Pacific Electromagnetic properties Acoustic properties Comparison of acoustic and electromagnetic losses References Figures Cross section of Atlantic Element of area on spherical surface Molecular total-energy states Attenuation of electromagnetic energy in sea water Characteristic deep-ocean thermal and velocity structure Surface-layer temperature gradients and asso ciated ray patterns Comparison of ranges

Descriptors :   (*SEA WATER, WAVE PROPAGATION), ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION, WAVE PROPAGATION, ATTENUATION, UNDERWATER SOUND, SOUND TRANSMISSION, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE