Accession Number : AD0609854

Title :   GENERAL OCEANOGRAPHY AND LONG RANGE RESEARCH.

Descriptive Note : Annual progress rept. for Jul 63-Jun 64.

Corporate Author : SCRIPPS INSTITUTION OF OCEANOGRAPHY LA JOLLA CALIF

Report Date : 01 NOV 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 116

Abstract : The work embraced studies of waves; currents, circulation, mixing, and turbulence (based on measurements of water motion, distribution of dissolved substances, and temperature distribution); the morphology of the sea bottom and processes controlling it; the materials of the sea bottom, and the sub-bottom structure; the movement of beach material and shallow sediments; the distribution of organisms as related to their own biotic properties and to the properties of water masses and sediments; and the development of instruments and other equipment.

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHY, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), OCEANS, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, CHEMICAL PROPERTIES, MARINE GEOLOGY, SEDIMENTATION, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, TIDES, OCEAN CURRENTS, MARINE BIOLOGY, OCEANOGRAPHIC EQUIPMENT, MARINE ENGINEERING

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE