Accession Number : ADD002912

Title :   In situ Oceanographic Sample Separator.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Niskin,Shale Jack

Report Date : 20 Jul 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : A sampler for in situ oceanographic investigation is provided. At any desired depth, water is drawn into the sampler, treated with a desired liquid, and expelled from the sampler by gas pressure. Any particulate matter in the sample is retained on a filter of desired pore size.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Oceanographic equipment, *Samplers, Sea water, Particles, Fluid filters, Collection, Separation

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE