Accession Number : AD0640980

Title :   THE U. S. NAVY ELECTRONICS LABORATORY'S OCEANOGRAPHIC RESEARCH TOWER: ITS DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZATION.

Descriptive Note : Research and development rept. Jun 55-Dec 65,

Corporate Author : NAVY ELECTRONICS LAB SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : LAFond,E. C.

Report Date : 22 DEC 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 157

Abstract : Part I of the report outlines the tower's many advantages over other methods for conducting shallow water research. Part II covers the various investigations, the specialized techniques and instrumentation employed, and the results achieved. Part III traces the tower's development and surveys its unique facilities. Part IV delineates the need for a new tower in 100 feet of water. Also included in this section are a summary of the work, a list of recommendations, and a bibliography. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TOWERS, *OCEANOGRAPHY), OCEANOGRAPHIC EQUIPMENT, MARINE BIOLOGY, MARINE GEOLOGY, CHEMICAL PROPERTIES, FLUID DYNAMICS, ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION, UNDERWATER SOUND, NAVY

Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE