Accession Number : AD1014405


Title :   Investigating Flow Features Near Abrupt Topography in the Mariana Basin


Descriptive Note : Technical Report


Corporate Author : Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge United States


Personal Author(s) : Peacock,Thomas


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1014405.pdf


Report Date : 30 Sep 2015


Pagination or Media Count : 2


Abstract : The long term goals of this project are to obtain and interpret new field data on pertinent flow features that arise due the North Equatorial Current (NEC) and/or the North Equatorial Counter Current (NECC) encountering the Mariana Ridge system in the Mariana Basin.


Descriptors :   ocean currents , ocean basins , topography , ocean models , eddy currents , predictions , simulation , sonar , pacific ocean , physical oceanography , geographic distribution , FLOW


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE