Accession Number : AD0636735
Title : LIQUID MIRRORS FOR VERTICAL REFERENCE AT SEA.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.
Corporate Author : WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MASS
Personal Author(s) : von Arx, William S.
Report Date : JUL 1966
Pagination or Media Count : 15
Abstract : An attempt has been made to produce a viscous liquid mirror with a Newtonian response to ordinary ship accelerations, and to use the device as a level reference surface at sea. (Author)
Descriptors : (*HORIZONTAL INDICATORS, *SHIP AUXILIARY EQUIPMENT), NAVIGATIONAL AIDS, INERTIAL NAVIGATION, FILMS, LIQUIDS
Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE