Accession Number:

ADD010592

Title:

Method of Reducing Bioluminescence Effects Created by Objects Moving through Seawater

Descriptive Note:

[Technical Report, Patent Application]

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-03-03

Pagination or Media Count:

7

Abstract:

Once the presence of bioluminescence marine organisms are present in the water through which ships or divers will be operating, a drag reducing agent or an acid neutralizing agent is injected into the water. This substantially eliminates the bioluminescence effect.

Descriptors:

Subject Categories:

  • Biological Oceanography
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

[A, Approved For Public Release]