Accession Number:

ADA175172

Title:

ONRL Workshop Proceedings - Role of Surfactant Films on the Interfacial Properties of the Sea Surface Held in London on 9-11 April 1986.

Descriptive Note:

Conference rept.,

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-11-21

Pagination or Media Count:

290.0

Abstract:

This report contains the proceedings of a workshop held in London, UK, to address the effects of the marine microlayer on the microwave signature of the sea surface. Twelve papers present biological, chemical, and physical aspects of the problem, ranging from attempts to describe the nature of the layer to its effect on electromagnetic energy. Three working group reports on surface film chemistry, microlayer dynamics, and remote sensing complete this document. Keywords Surface films Organic films Marine microlayer Remote sensing Capillary waves, Monomolecular films.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE