Accession Number : AD0671062

Title :   OCEANOGRAPHY OF THE GULF OF MEXICO.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept.,

Corporate Author : TEXAS A AND M UNIV COLLEGE STATION DEPT OF OCEANOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s) : Geyer,Richard A.

Report Date : JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 80

Abstract : The report gives a summary of some of the Texas A and M oceanographic research in the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean which was carried on during fiscal year 1968. Included are reviews of work in physical oceanography, geophysical research, sedimentary characteristics, geotechnical properties, acoustic characteristics, remote sensing, air-sea interaction, microwave parameters, chemical oceanography, and bio-environmental studies. The field work carried out aboard the R/V ALAMINOS is summarized, and publications, papers, and reports resulting from the work are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHY, *MEXICO GULF), MARINE GEOPHYSICS, DEPOSITS, SEDIMENTATION, OCEAN CURRENTS, TEMPERATURE, OCEAN WAVES, MARINE BIOLOGY, OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIPS, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, UNDERWATER SOUND, INTERACTIONS, CHEMICAL PROPERTIES, MICROWAVES, NAVIGATION CHARTS, MAPS, CARIBBEAN SEA

Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Acoustics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE