Accession Number : ADA325904

Title :   Observational Studies of the Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere System using Instrumented Aircraft.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jun 92-30 May 96,

Corporate Author : SCRIPPS INSTITUTION OF OCEANOGRAPHY LA JOLLA CA

Personal Author(s) : Rogers, David P.

PDF Url : ADA325904

Report Date : 26 AUG 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The purpose of this award was to provide graduate education in conjunction with two major field programs; the first to investigate the formation, development, and break up of stratocumulus clouds and the structure of extra-tropical marine boundary layer; and the second to investigate air-sea interactions over the tropical Pacific Ocean.

Descriptors :   *OCEAN ENVIRONMENTS, *INSTRUMENT FLIGHT, AIRCRAFT, BOUNDARY LAYER, MARINE ATMOSPHERES, INSTRUMENTATION, TROPICAL REGIONS, PACIFIC OCEAN, AIR WATER INTERACTIONS, HYDRODYNAMICS, CLOUD PHYSICS, LAGRANGIAN FUNCTIONS, STRATUS CLOUDS, ATMOSPHERIC PHYSICS.

Subject Categories : Atmospheric Physics
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE