Accession Number : ADA326036

Title :   A Beach Probing System (BPS) for Determining Surf Zone Bathymetry, Currents, and Wave Heights from Measurements Offshore. Phase I: The Prototype Development and Capability Demonstration.

Descriptive Note : Semi-annual rept. no. 2, 1 Oct 96-31 Mar 97,

Corporate Author : NORTHWEST RESEARCH ASSOCIATES INC BELLEVUE WA

Personal Author(s) : Oltman-Shay, Joan ; Secan, James A. ; Echert, Douglas C. ; Smith, Frank

PDF Url : ADA326036

Report Date : 30 MAY 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 96

Abstract : This report contains both a technical and financial accounting of the activities of the past six months for ONR Contract N00014-95-C-0217. A description of the technical activities can be found in section 1.0, organized by project task. The anticipated work for the next six months is outlined in section 2.0 followed by the financial report (section 3.0). An integral component of the reporting is the documentation of the BPS hardware and software designs and operation plans. These are 'living' documents in that they are undergoing modifications, additions, and enhancements during the life of the project.

Descriptors :   *COMPUTER PROGRAM DOCUMENTATION, *OCEAN WAVES, *OCEAN CURRENTS, *COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE, *BATHYMETRY, TEST AND EVALUATION, PROTOTYPES, INSTRUMENTATION, SURF.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Computer Systems
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE