DEVELOPMENT OF A TURBIDITY-MEASURING UNDERWATER OPTICAL RADAR SYSTEM
Final rept. 1 Jun 1968-31 Aug 1969
STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CA
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The results of a feasibility study of measuring subsurface turbidity in the ocean are presented. The design and development of the laser transmitter and receiver packages of an underwater optical radar system are discussed. The initial performance of the equipment in three field trials in the Pacific Ocean is described, the data obtained is discussed, and the system is evaluated.
- Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
- Optical Detection and Detectors