Sensing deep-ocean temperatures

TitleSensing deep-ocean temperatures
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsSabra KG, Cornuelle B., Kuperman WA
JournalPhysics Today
Volume69
Pagination32-38
Date Published2016/02
Type of ArticleArticle
ISBN Number0031-9228
Accession NumberWOS:000375856300015
Keywords1990s; acoustic ambient noise; heat
Abstract

Though not yet widely implemented, the technique of monitoring the ocean's warming via changes in the speed of sound through the water is a powerful complement to the more common tools available: free-floating thermometers and altimetry satellites.

Short TitlePhys. Today
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