Accession Number : AD0667605

Title :   OCEANOGRAPHIC RESEARCH AT M.I.T. IN THE DEPARTMENT OF GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS AND THE DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept. no. 6, 1 Jan-31 Dec 67,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE

Personal Author(s) : Biehler,Shawn ; Carritt,Dayton E. ; Keily,Delbar P. ; Rossby,H. Thomas ; Simmons,M. Gene

Report Date : FEB 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 29

Abstract : The progress report covers research in oceanography at M.I.T. by several professors and students under the sponsorship of the Office of Naval Research in the following areas: Heat flow; gravity; magnetics; seismic; magnitude of gravity; vibrating string accelerometer; atmospheric chemistry; sea-air interaction; marine aerosols; trace gaseous constituents; oceanic particulates; light scattering; ocean currents; horizontal velocity; inertial system; ocean currents; neutrally buoyant floats; permanent sound channel; internal waves. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHY, REPORTS), HEAT TRANSFER, ACCELEROMETERS, GRAVITY, MAGNETIC FIELDS, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, MARINE GEOPHYSICS, ANOMALIES, OCEAN CURRENTS, THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY, SEISMOLOGY, TIDES, SEDIMENTATION, CHEMICAL PROPERTIES, ELECTRIC FIELDS, SEA WATER, MARINE METEOROLOGY, AEROSOLS, UNDERWATER SOUND

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Geomagnetism

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE