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Accession Number ADA570939
Title Mechanics of Bubble Growth and Rise in Sediments.
Publication Date Sep 2007
Media Count 7p
Personal Author B. D. Johnson B. P. Boudreau
Abstract Our long term goal is a quantitative, mechanistic and predictive understanding of the dynamics of bubbles and bubble populations in marine sediments. We believe that this information can be used to improve and test acoustic backscatter models for gassy se ...
Keywords Acoustic measurement
Acoustic scattering
Bubble growth
Ebullitive flux
Fembg(Finite element model of bubble growth)
Gassy sediments
Geotechnical properties
Greenhouse effect
Lefm(Linear elastic fracture mechanics)
Marine sediments
Mechanical properties
Poisson ratio
Young's modulus

Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 47C - Physical & Chemical Oceanography
46B - Fluid Mechanics
Corporate Author Dalhousie Univ., Halifax (Nova Scotia). Dept. of Oceanography.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Annual rept.
NTIS Issue Number 1315
Contract Number N00014-05-1-0175

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