The report describes the results of several researches on the behavior of oil spilled in the arctic. Included are studies on evaporation, spreading and maximum extent of oil spilled on ice, and the behavior of oil spilled under ice. Physically sound theories are developed which correlate well with laboratory and field data.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Department of Civil Engineering, 77 Massachusetts Avenue
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02139
  • Authors:
    • Hoult, D P
    • Wolfe, S
    • O'Dea, S
    • Patureau, J P
  • Publication Date: 1975-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 218 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00099448
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: USCG-D-96-75 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-CG-12438-A
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 30 1975 12:00AM