Accession Number:

AD0712782

Title:

OCEANOGRAPHY IN THE GULF OF MEXICO.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 May 61-15 Dec 69,

Corporate Author:

TEXAS A AND M UNIV COLLEGE STATION DEPT OF OCEANOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

The report gives a summary of oceanographic research in the Gulf of Mexico supported by the Office of Naval Research during the period 1 May 1961 - 15 December 1969. This research involved theoretical studies in ocean dynamics currents in the Gulf of Mexico, Cayman Sea, western tropical Atlantic and eastern tropical Pacific development of geostrophic eddies and associated turbulence phenomena bio-environmental studies geophysical research geotechnical properties chemistry and air-sea interaction. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE