Accession Number : AD0653434

Title :   OCEANIC RESEARCH PROGRESS REPORT, JULY 1965 TO JUNE 1966.

Corporate Author : SCRIPPS INSTITUTION OF OCEANOGRAPHY LA JOLLA CALIF

Report Date : 31 MAR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 98

Abstract : Contents: Estimation of mean monthly anomalies of sea-surface temperatures; Measurement of seismic background noise on the ocean bottom; Studies of electromagnetic induction within and below the sea; A study of bottom currents of tidal and longer period and a numerical study of tides; On the wind-driven ocean circulation; Studies of tides; Pacific water mass movements; Bathythermograph analysis and processing; Equatorial currents in the Indian Ocean; Waves; Arabian sea studies; Ocean boundary studies; Geochemistry of lead isotopes; Fallout observations in the Pacific 1965-1966; Carbon dioxide project; Air-sea exchange of water and gases; isotopic water molecules and dissolved gases in the sea; Geochemistry of deep sea sediments; Minerals, Marine sediments; Marine geology of the continental margin; Topography and structure of ocean basins; Sediment and structural studies; Sonic-scattering layers studies; Effects of shallow bottom organisms; Studies of foraminifera and their applications to problems of oceanography; Mechanics of sedimentation; Deep sea sediments and radiolaria; Sea floor topography; Underwater sampling devices and methods; Submarine valley studies; Oceanographic engineering.

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, REPORTS), OCEAN BOTTOM, ANOMALIES, SURFACE TEMPERATURE, MICROSEISMS, DEPTH INDICATORS, CARBON DIOXIDE, TIDES, RAYLEIGH WAVES, PACIFIC OCEAN, INDIAN OCEAN, MORPHOLOGY(BIOLOGY), TEMPERATURE, GEOCHEMISTRY, OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, ISOTOPES, MINERALS, SEDIMENTATION, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, FORAMINIFERA

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE