Accession Number : ADA617649


Title :   Acquisition of Ice Thickness and Ice Surface Characteristics in the Seasonal Ice Zone by CULPIS-X during the US Coast Guard's Arctic Domain Awareness Program


Descriptive Note : Annual rept.


Corporate Author : NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND PATUXENT RIVER MD


Personal Author(s) : Tschudi, Mark A ; Paek, Cholwon


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a617649.pdf


Report Date : 30 Sep 2014


Pagination or Media Count : 11


Abstract : Long-term goals: Teaming with the SIZRS effort (J. Morrison, Univ. Washington; PI) to: - Investigate new technologies, e.g., sensors, platforms and communications, for sustained operation and observation in the challenging Arctic environment - Improve understanding of the physical environment and processes in the Arctic Ocean


Descriptors :   *SEA ICE , *SURFACE PROPERTIES , ARCTIC OCEAN , COAST GUARD RESEARCH , COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS , COMPUTER PROGRAMS , FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS , FLIGHT TESTING , LASERS , MODELS , PHYSICAL PROPERTIES , SEASONAL VARIATIONS , THICKNESS


Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE