Accession Number : AD0720348

Title :   Final Report of Contract Nonr-4029 Including a History of the Contract and the Bibliography of Contributions Supported by Contract Nonr-4029 at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution September 1962 - September 1969,

Corporate Author : WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MASS

Personal Author(s) : Knott,S. T. ; Vine,A. C.

Report Date : DEC 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 92

Abstract : The contract supported from September 1962 to September 1969 a program of basic research whose broad aim was 'to better understand the geophysical processes in the below the ocean' that relate to the acoustical environmental and other Naval problems. The program had five areas of interest: ocean acoustics; physical oceanography; sea floor properties; advisory activities; and shipboard data processing. A review of the highlights of the research in each area, and a bibliography of published and unpublished formal reports, is presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, *DATA PROCESSING), (*UNDERWATER SOUND, SOUND TRANSMISSION), OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, UNDERWATER SOUND SIGNALS, SHIPBOARD, MARINE BIOLOGY, BIBLIOGRAPHIES

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Acoustics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE