Accession Number:

ADA123791

Title:

Measuring Ocean Waves: Proceedings of a Symposium and Workshop on Wave-Measurement Technology, April 22-24, 1981, Washington, DC.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON DC MARINE BOARD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

259.0

Abstract:

Contents Operational Needs for Wave Data Research Needs for Wave Data Survey of Remote Sensing Techniques for Wave Measurement Remote Sensing of Ocean Waves by Surface Contour Radar The Use of Synthetic Aperture Radar SAR to Measure Ocean Gravity Waves Status of HF Radars for Wave-Height Directional Spectral Measurements Aircraft and Satellite Measurement of Ocean Wave Directional Spectra Using Scanning-Beam Microwave Radars Review of Wave Measurement Using In Situ Systems Wave Measurements Using Surface-Mounted Instruments Pitch-Roll Buoy Wave Directional Spectra Analysis Subsurface Wave-Measuring Systems Wave-Measurement Technology in the 1980s Workshop Sessions.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE