Accession Number:

AD0738476

Title:

Technical Progress Report. Advanced Ocean Engineering Laboratory

Descriptive Note:

Semi-annual rept. 1 Jul-31 Dec 1971

Corporate Author:

SCRIPPS INSTITUTION OF OCEANOGRAPHY LA JOLLA CA ADVANCED OCEAN ENGINEERING LAB

Report Date:

1971-12-31

Pagination or Media Count:

123.0

Abstract:

The semi-annual report reflects the technical status of projects conducted within the Advanced Ocean Engineering Laboratory at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography. The projects are Stable Floating Platform - to conceive, design build and demonstrate the feasibility of large stable floating platforms in the open sea. Benethic Array - a program to develop and construct a quartz vertical accelerometer. Advanced Studies in Nearshore Engineering - Electromagnetic Roughness of the Ocean Surface utilization of radio signals scattered from the sea surface to determine the directional spectrum of ocean waves.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE