Accession Number : AD0717967

Title :   Toward an Operational Technology for the Arctic Basin.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.

Corporate Author : ARCTIC INST OF NORTH AMERICA WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 68

Abstract : Contents: Investigations toward an operational technology in the Arctic basin; The case for further heat budget investigations in the Arctic; Overview of past research on Arctic ocean/atmosphere energy exchange; Overview of past research on mass transport and energy exchange.

Descriptors :   (*ARCTIC OCEAN, HEAT TRANSFER), (*SEA ICE, INTERACTIONS), ATMOSPHERIC MOTION, MARINE METEOROLOGY, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, MELTING, COOLING, ENERGY, MOMENTUM, ICE ISLANDS, ALBEDO, SOLAR RADIATION, ICE PREVENTION, MARINE BIOLOGY, SEA WATER, TABLES(DATA)

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE