Accession Number : AD0760213

Title :   Comparison of Geological and Engineering Parameters of Marine Sediments,

Corporate Author : TEXAS A AND M UNIV COLLEGE STATION

Personal Author(s) : Bouma,Arnold H. ; Sweet,William E. , Jr. ; Dunlap,Wayne A. ; Bryant,William R.

Report Date : 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : Various tests are conducted on sediment cores taken from the Gulf of Mexico in order to determine possible correlations between fast survey techniques and time-consuming laboratory tests.

Descriptors :   (*OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING, SOIL MECHANICS), (*GEOPHYSICAL PROSPECTING, *OCEAN BOTTOM), MEXICO GULF, ELECTRICAL RESISTANCE, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, DENSITY, POROSITY

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE