This conference contains a total of 137 papers which are subdivided into the following groups: technical papers (120). post session papers (14); and post-conference papers (3). The major subjects include: buoy systems; microprocessors for ocean related matters; the Pacific Basin community; environmental awareness; undersea vehicles; floating industrial complexes; satellite imagery data acquisition, processing, and availability; applications of underwater acoustics; continuing education in oceanography; port operations; diving technology; underwater optics; education and manpower; zones of natural jurisdiction; university programs in marine studies; environmental effects on the marine biota; cables and connectors; automated measurement techniques; status of deep ocean mining programs; tanker operations; instrumentation reliability; distributed signal processing; marine water quality; navigation and control systems; environmental aspects of offshore petroleum development; ocean thermal energy conversion; safety aspects of ship operations; and international decades of oceanographic exploration. Selected papers are indexed separately.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Oceans '77 Conference Record, 3rd, Los Angeles, California, October 17-19, 1977. Available from IEEE and Marine Technology Society.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

    3 Park Avenue, 17th Floor
    New York, NY  United States  10016-5997

    Marine Technology Society

    5565 Sterrett Place, Suite 108
    Columbia, MD  United States  21044
  • Publication Date: 1977

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  • Pagination: n.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00178968
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 77CH1272-4 OEC
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 19 1978 12:00AM