Accession Number : AD0869558

Title :   U. S. Navy Symposium on Military Oceanography (6th). The Proceedings of the Symposium. Volume I. Held at Applied Physics Laboratory, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 26-28 May 69.

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE OCEANOGRAPHER OF THE NAVY ALEXANDRIA VA

Report Date : 28 MAY 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 95

Abstract : Contents: The Naval Weather Service; Seagoing Computers; The Search for Scorpion--Photographic and other sensors, organization and ship facilities, Military oceanography at the NATO SACLANT ASW Research Centre; Ocean Engineering--Ocean technology deficiencies, The feasibility of hot pressing a heavy walled hemispheric head from welded titanium alloy plate, Underwater tools, National data buoy development project, Ocean engineering range, Capabilities and Limitiations, Technical barriers to deep applications of unmanned systems, Tuned spar buoy system, Seafloor construction experiments (SEACON), MIT/ONR oceanic telescope, Translational stability of a tethered buoy in deep water, and Residual stress in high strength steel weldments application of X-ray diffraction technique; Ocean Operations--Military applications of an oceanographic live atlas, An oceanographic operation conducted through an ice covered embayment, Mapping the North Pacific Ocean sea floor, Graphic presentation of water level forecasts using a topographic contour chart format, Sea Surface Temperature Analysis based on Satellite Data; Ocean Science--Temperature fluctuations above an air-water interface, Internal waves, Mass transport and thermal undulations caused by large and small scale variability in the Stokes' mass transport due to random waves, Variableness of the sound velocity profile about the Mid-Atlantic ridge axis, and The heat of mixing of seawater, Sound scattering layers in the Arctic Ocean, Probability of locating a Submarine within a stated distance on the basis of two directional sensors, The significance of temperature stratification in the Arctic.

Descriptors :   *SYMPOSIA), (*OCEANOGRAPHY, OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, MARINE METEOROLOGY, DIGITAL COMPUTERS, SHIPBOARD, DATA PROCESSING, UNDERWATER VEHICLES, SUBMARINES, UNDERWATER TRACKING, UNDERWATER EQUIPMENT, OCEANOGRAPHIC EQUIPMENT, DETECTORS, UNDERWATER CAMERAS, MAGNETOMETERS, SHIP PLATES, HOT PRESSING, TITANIUM ALLOYS, WELDING, OCEAN BOTTOM, CONSTRUCTION, DEEP WATER, MOORING, BUOYS, SEA ICE, ARCTIC REGIONS, PACIFIC OCEAN, ATLANTIC OCEAN, MAPPING, OCEAN WAVES, SEA WATER, SURFACE PROPERTIES, TEMPERATURE, THERMAL PROPERTIES, TRANSPORT PROPERTIES, MASS TRANSFER, HEAT TRANSFER, UNDERWATER SOUND, SOUND TRANSMISSION, NAVAL RESEARCH.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Undersea and Antisubmarine Warfare
      Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE