Accession Number : AD0757098

Title :   An Instrument for Measuring Deep Ocean Pressure Fluctuations.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE DEPT OF METEOROLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Bradley,Albert Meyer

Report Date : 17 JAN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 172

Abstract : The report describes the design, construction, and testing of a system to measure deep ocean pressure fluctuations. The system is based on a new type of pressure transducer, the quartz crystal resonator pressure sensor, which appeared particularly well adapted for use in the deep ocean. (Author Modified Abstract)

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHIC EQUIPMENT, PRESSURE GAGES), PIEZOELECTRIC GAGES, DEEP WATER, HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE, TELEMETER SYSTEMS, TIDES, MICROSEISMS, OCEAN WAVES, TEST METHODS, CALIBRATION, INTEGRATED CIRCUITS, THESES

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE