Accession Number : ADD002505

Title :   Distributed Temperature Sensor.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Horwath,Tibor G

Report Date : 17 Feb 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : This invention relates to a simple, inexpensive, apparatus for taking a continuous readout of a distributed temperature field. An example of such a temperature field is the temperature profile of the ocean. The apparatus lends itself readily to use on stationary and moving platforms, operating on the surface or submerged.

Descriptors :   *Temperature measuring instruments, *Patents, *Oceanographic equipment, Bathythermograph data, Coaxial cables

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE