Accession Number : ADA167310


Title :   MIZEX, A Program for Mesoscale Air-Ice-Ocean Interaction Experiments in Arctic Marginal Ice Zones. VI. MIZEX-WEST,


Corporate Author : COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER NH


Personal Author(s) : Wadhams,Peter


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA167310


Report Date : May 1985


Pagination or Media Count : 125


Abstract : Partial Contents: Observations of Ice and Snow in the Eastern Part of the Chukchi Sea; Temperature and Salinity Observations in the Bering Sea Winter MIZ; Regional Ice Drift during MIZEX-West; Ice Dispersion in the Bering Sea Marginal Ice Zone; Motion of Ice Edge Radar Transponders during MIZEX=West; Bottom Ablation Measurements of Air-Ice Drag Coefficients; Geostrophic Drag of High Latitude Atmospheric Boundary Layer; NASA CV-900 Aircraft Observations during MIZEX-West; Measurement of the Complex Refractive Index of First-Year Sea Ice and Snow Using a Microwave Untuned Cavity; Fluctuations of Flow through Bering Strait; Theory of Wind-Driven Coastal Polynyas.


Descriptors :   *AIR WATER INTERACTIONS , *SEA ICE , ABLATION , MEASUREMENT , TEMPERATURE , COASTAL REGIONS , EDGES , OBSERVATION , WIND , REFRACTIVE INDEX , BOUNDARY LAYER , REGIONS , DRIFT , SEASONAL VARIATIONS , SNOW , WINTER , ICE , RADAR EQUIPMENT , SALINITY , DRAG , HIGH LATITUDES , GEOSTROPHIC WIND , BOTTOM , GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION , OPEN WATER , ARCTIC REGIONS , EARTH ATMOSPHERE , TRANSPONDERS , CHUKCHI SEA , BERING SEA , BERING STRAIT


Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE