Accession Number : AD0706699

Title :   COLLECTION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF THE SURFACE FILM OF WINDROWS IN MONTEREY BAY.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Reed,James Ronald

Report Date : JUN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : A surface film collector was constructed and used to collect the surface film of windrows. The surface film was shown to be a complex mixture of primarily unsaturated esters of variable biological origin. Infrared, visible, and ultraviolet spectra are included. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SEA WATER, FILMS), (*FILMS, CHEMICAL PROPERTIES), SURFACES, ORGANIC MATERIALS, FATTY ACIDS, WIND, THIN LAYER CHROMATOGRAPHY, THESES, ESTERS, CALIFORNIA

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE