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Accession Number ADA570920
Title Optics, Acoustics, and Stress in a Nearshore Bottom Nepheloid Layer.
Publication Date Sep 2007
Media Count 9p
Personal Author E. Boss P. S. Hill T. G. Milligan
Abstract The goal of this research is to develop greater understanding of the how the flocculation of fine-grained sediment responds to turbulent stresses and how this packaging of sediment affects optical and acoustical properties in the water column.
Keywords Acoustic properties
Adv(Acoustic doppler velocimeters)
Aggregates(Materials)
Beam attenuation
Bottom stress
Boundary layer
Flocculation
High resolution
Macroflocs
Microflocs
Optical properties
Particles
Psd(Particle size distribution)
Sediments
Shear velocity
Steady state
Stresses
Temporal evolution
Turbulence


 
Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 46A - Acoustics
46C - Optics & Lasers
68E - Pesticides Pollution & Control
Corporate Author Maine Univ. at Orono. School of Marine Sciences.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Annual rept.
NTIS Issue Number 1315
Contract Number N00014-04-1-0278 N00014-04-1-0233

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