Accession Number : AD0763372

Title :   Advanced Marine Technology.

Descriptive Note : Technical progress rept. 1 Aug 72-31 Jan 73,

Corporate Author : WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MASS DEPT OF GEOPHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Aldrich,Thomas C. ; Ballard,Robert D. ; Bowin,Carl O. ; Hess,Frederick R. ; Luyendyk,Bruce P.

Report Date : 01 JUN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 56

Abstract : This is a progress report for the period 1 August 1972 - 31 January 1973 on the following projects in advanced marine technology (a) submerged navigation and submersible instrumentation. (b) handling and transfer at sea. (c) bottom reconnaissance and detailed site survey by research submersible. (d) near bottom magnetics studies using a deep submersible. (e) near bottom gravity studies from a deep submersible. (f) a self contained deep sea rock drill. (g) self contained ancillary modular platform (SCAMP). (h) modular acoustic system. (i) air-seas system (Long Range Echo Ranging). (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE GEOPHYSICS, *UNDERWATER VEHICLES), (*OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING, UNDERWATER VEHICLES), MARINE SAFETY EQUIPMENT, UNDERWATER NAVIGATION, SURVEYING(GEOGRAPHIC), GEOMAGNETISM, GRAVITY, DRILLS, SONAR EQUIPMENT

Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE