Physical Oceanography Program.
Rept. for FY 1977-1978,
OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH NSTL STATION MS
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This report includes a brief descriptoin of 1 the status of research for each of eleven different areas of physical oceanography 2 each of the seven multi-investigator, multi-institutional, and multi-disciplinary projects which ONR 481 jointly sponsors 3 each of the 99 individual projects which ONR 481 sponsors and 4 all referred journal articles appearing during 1976-78. The objective of the Physical Oceanography Program is to improve understanding of those of those open-ocean physical processes which are of fundamental scientific importance and which impact on present or potential Naval operations. It is a mission-oriented program, and it assumes that such an improved understanding will better enable the Navy to use the ocean environment to its own advantage.
- Physical and Dynamic Oceanography