Accession Number:

ADA160468

Title:

Analysis of the Raman Backscattering Technique for the Remote Measurement of Subsurface Temperature and Salinity. Volume 3. Summary of Related Contracts, Publications and Reports.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

COMPUTER GENETICS CORP WAKEFIELD MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

Scope of Work included 1Research on coastal Raman spectroscopy to determine the feasibility of obtaining Raman spectra from coastalocean waters for determining subsurface temperature and salinity measurements 2 Research on the feasibility of obtaining Raman backscatter data from coastal ocean waters and laboratory tank waters for determining subsurface temperature and salinity measurements 3 Analysis of water tank data applying the Raman technique to measure temperature and salinity in stratified water and assess the overall feasibility and limitations of the Raman technique 4 A Development program for an airborne subsurface temperature ocean profilter ASTOP system 5 Modifying existing shipborne laser Raman scattering receivertransmitter, planning and performing integrate DL-1400 laser, shipborne experiments to obtain Raman spectra of vertical temperature gradients in concert with suitable ground truth, data processing for field test and evaluation 6 Field demonstrations and evaluations of the boatborne laser subsurface water temperature profiling system for measuring 3-D water temperature in the near and far fields of a thermal plume 7 Research on the laser Raman technique for the remote sensing of subsurface ocean temperature and 8 Evaluation of a laser Raman technique for remotely measuring subsurface ocean temperature profiles.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE