Accession Number:

ADA629205

Title:

Analysis of Infrared Measurements of Microbreaking and Whitecaps

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2002-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The objectives are to use passive infrared techniques to determine the influence of wave breaking on surface roughness modulation relevant to radar backscatter and to develop active IR techniques relevant to turbulent fluxes of momentum and heat.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Infrared Detection and Detectors
  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE