Accession Number : AD0733064

Title :   An Experimental Study of Some Convective Models for Natural Desalination of Sea Ice.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Oct 70-30 Sep 71,

Corporate Author : WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE

Personal Author(s) : Martin,Seelye

Report Date : OCT 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The report summarizes the research performed under the contract during the year 1 October 1970 - 30 September 1971. Research topics are the growth of brine channels in sea ice, and the growth of stalactites under sea ice. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SEA ICE, CRYSTAL GROWTH), (*SEA WATER, *DESALINATION), SALTS, UNDERWATER, FREEZING, TEMPERATURE, MELTING, DRAINAGE, HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE, ARCTIC REGIONS

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE