Accession Number : AD0689799

Title :   HEAT FLUX THROUGH THE FLOOR OF THE ARCTIC BASIN IN THE REGION OF THE LAMONOSOV RIDGE,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE SCIENTIFIC INFORMATION SERVICE OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Lyiubimova,E. A. ; Tomara,G. A. ; Aleksandrov,A. L.

Report Date : MAY 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The report describes measurement of heat flux through the floor of the Arctic Basin, using a drifting ice field, one that presumably would pass over the Lomonosov Ridge in the direction toward the North Pole. The expedition was organized at drifting station North Pole 15 by the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute.

Descriptors :   (*HEAT FLUX, ARCTIC OCEAN), OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, DETECTORS, THERMISTORS, RECORDING SYSTEMS, THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY, MEASUREMENT, USSR

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE