Accession Number:

ADA533038

Title:

Simulating a Self-Propelled Submerged Body in a Coastal Ocean Hindcast Using the NRL-MIT Nonhydrostatic Model

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB STENNIS SPACE CENTER MS OCEAN SCIENCES BRANCH

Report Date:

2008-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

To enhance our ability to detect self-propelled submerged bodies SSBs, e.g. submarines and AUVs at a distance. Little work has been done to improve our understanding of how we can sense changes in the environment caused by internal waves IWs and wakes generated by the passage of an SSB.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Marine Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE