Accession Number:

ADA533862

Title:

A Chiometer and a New Winch for SWIMS3

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

Abstract:

Our goal is to understand mixing in shallow water, i.e., the upper 500 to 1000 m, by observing it in relation to the larger-scale processes producing it. Regimes of interest include open-ocean fronts, continental slopes and shelves, ridges and canyons.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Marine Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE