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