Accession Number : AD0440884

Title :   SUMMARY OF CAPABILITIES,

Corporate Author : COASTAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s) : Rayner, A. C.

Report Date : APR 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : The history, mission, and organization of the U. S. Army Coastal Engineering Research Center, which was established by Congress in 1963 to carry on the research function of the former Beach Erosion Board, are briefly described. The Center's laboratory and its physical facilities, as wave tanks and generators, are also described and depicted by photographs. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TEST FACILITIES, OCEAN WAVES), OCEAN MODELS, ARMY RESEARCH, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, EROSION, TERRAIN MODELS, TEST EQUIPMENT.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE