Accession Number : AD0652596

Title :   OCEANOGRAPHIC AND UNDERWATER ACOUSTICS RESEARCH CONDUCTED DURING THE PERIOD 1 MAY 1966 - 31 OCTOBER 1966.

Corporate Author : WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MASS

Report Date : MAR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 53

Abstract : The report is for the period 1 May 1966 to 31 October 1966 for Contract Nonr-4029 with the Office of Naval Research. Subjects of this contract are in Oceanic Acoustics, Physical Oceanography, Sea Floor Properties and Advisory Activities. Preliminary results of a cruise by CHAIN to the Mediterranean and the Red Sea during the summer of 1966 are given. Sound-velocity and temperature structure south of Bermuda as observed from ATLANTIS II (June, July 1966) are described. Continuing analysis of acoustical and geophysical data is discussed. Papers, reports, and technical memoranda written during this period are listed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, UNDERWATER SOUND), DEPTH FINDING, OCEAN BOTTOM, VELOCITY, TEMPERATURE, GEOPHYSICS, OCEANOGRAPHY, ACOUSTICS, MAPS, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, SEA WATER, SAMPLERS, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, SEISMOGRAPHS, SEDIMENTARY ROCK, SCATTERING, MAGNETIC PROPERTIES, GRAVIMETRIC ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Geomagnetism
      Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Seismology
      Acoustics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE