Accession Number : AD0610460

Title :   PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF SCRIPPS INSTITUTION OF OCEANOGRAPHY INVESTIGATIONS IN THE INDIAN OCEAN DURING EXPEDITIONS MONSOON AND LUSIAD, 1960-1963.

Descriptive Note : Preliminary rept.,

Corporate Author : SCRIPPS INSTITUTION OF OCEANOGRAPHY LA JOLLA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Fisher,Robert L.

Report Date : 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 314

Abstract : Programs planned, and carried out in varying degree include: short seismic refraction lines, continuous underway topographic, magnetic and gravity observations, hydrographic casts, piston and gravity coring, heat flow measurements, bottom photography and dredging, plankton tows and dip-netting on stations, Carbon dioxide analysis and surface water samples for radiocesium analysis.

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHY, INDIAN OCEAN), (*INDIAN OCEAN, OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA), HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING, MARINE BIOLOGY, SEISMOLOGY, MAGNETIC PROPERTIES, GRAVITY, THERMAL PROPERTIES, PALEONTOLOGY, PERSONNEL, OCEANOGRAPHIC EQUIPMENT

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE