Accession Number : AD0749328

Title :   Study of Dynamic Rigidity of Marine Sediments and Study of Upper Ocean Turbulence as Related to Acoustic Measurements.

Descriptive Note : Annual progress rept. 1 Jul 71-30 Jun 72,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Andrews,Robert S. ; Wilson,O. B. , Jr. ; Boston,Noel E. J. ; Medwin,Herman ; Thornton,Edward B.

Report Date : AUG 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The report is divided into two tasks with each task summary being prepared by the principal investigators of that task. Task 1 includes a study of the dynamic rigidity, acoustic, and other engineering properties of marine sediments. Task 2 covers a study of upper ocean turbulence as related to acoustic measurements. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEAN BOTTOM, SOIL MECHANICS), (*OCEAN WAVES, SOUND TRANSMISSION), VISCOELASTICITY, SEDIMENTATION, STABILITY, ACOUSTIC PROPERTIES, TURBULENCE, VELOCITY, TEMPERATURE, SALINITY

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Acoustics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE