Accession Number : AD0723869
Title : Earth Strain Studies.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Nov 68-30 Jun 70,
Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV SAN DIEGO LA JOLLA INST OF GEOPHYSICS AND PLANETARY PHYSICS
Personal Author(s) : Haubrich,Richard A. ; Farrell,William E.
Report Date : 01 APR 1971
Pagination or Media Count : 110
Abstract : Ground motion as elastic deformation due to loading by ocean tides, low frequency ocean waves and atmospheric pressure variations has been examined both theoretically and observationally. The observations have been made using vertical accelerometers at frequencies from a cycle a day to 140 cycles per hour. (Author)
Descriptors : (*EARTH(PLANET), STRAIN(MECHANICS)), (*TIDES, SOIL MECHANICS), GRAVITY, ATMOSPHERIC TIDES, MOTION, SHEAR STRESSES, EARTH MODELS, MICROBAROMETRIC WAVES, ACCELEROMETERS, THESES
Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE