Accession Number:

ADA046103

Title:

Oscillations of the Ice Cover Excited by Internal Waves of the Arctic Ocean (Kolebaniya Ledyanogo Pokrova, Obuslovlennyye Vnutrennimi Volnami Ledovitogo Okeana),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL INTELLIGENCE SUPPORT CENTER WASHINGTON D C TRANSLATION DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-09-06

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

In 1970 tiltmeters installed on Drift Station North Pole 20 recorded oscillations of the ice cover with periods of up to 25 minutes. Preliminary results of the investigation indicate that these oscillations are excited by internal waves generated in the highly stratified waters of the Arctic Ocean Basin. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE