Accession Number:

AD0689688

Title:

STRONTIUM-90 IN THE SURFACE WATER OF THE ATLANTIC OCEAN (Strontsii-90 v Poverkhnostnykh Vodakh Atlanticheskogo Okeana),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE WASHINGTON D C

Report Date:

1963-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

The investigation of Sr90 in the surface water of the North Atlantic Ocean, which was conducted by the Mikhail Lomonosov expedition in the autumn and winter period of 19591960, is briefly reviewed. Some of the general trends in the propagation of the element in various regions of the ocean are pointed out. Also the methods used in the investigation are analyzed and compared with some of the data obtained by American scientists for eastern areas of the U. S. A. and the adjacent water regions of the Atlantic Ocean. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Warfare
  • Radioactivity, Radioactive Wastes and Fission Products

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE