Accession Number:

AD0697315

Title:

THE M.I.T. VIBRATING STRING SURFACE SHIP GRAVIMETER,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE DEPT OF EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

118.0

Abstract:

A surface ship gravimeter is described. The gravimeter is designed for low cost production, yet has been proven accurate to better than 1 mgal at sea. This report contains the information required by a potential system manufacturer or by a competent researcher to duplicate the original gravimeter. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Geodesy
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE