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Measurement of the complex dynamic rigidity of recent marine sediments

by Gregory Allen Engel

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Published by Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California .
Written in English

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  • Oceanography

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    Open LibraryOL25327755M

    Dynamic modeling of environmental risk associated with drilling discharges to marine sediments Article in Marine Pollution Bulletin 99(1) July with Reads How we measure 'reads'. This book is an introduction to the physical processes of cohesive sediment in the marine environment. It focuses on highly dynamic systems, such as estuaries and coastal seas. Processes on the continental shelf are also discussed and attention is given to the effects of chemistry, biology and gas.

    The conditions of transport of detritus by moving water constitute one of the most vital problems confronting students of sedimentation. This article by Hjulström summarizes the main aspects of present knowledge of the problem as applied to rivers. an increasing number of sediment studies, investigators developed new sediment samplers to measure fluvial sediment. In , The United States Government organized an interagency program to study methods and equipment used in measuring sediment discharge and to improve and standardize equipment and methods. This organization, called the Federal.

    These areas include: 1. Physics of Sound in Marine Sediments, 2. Physical and Engineering Properties of Deep-Sea Sediments, 3. The Role of Bottom Currents in Sea Floor Geological Processes, 4. Nephelometry and the Optical Properties of the Ocean I'laters, S. Natural Gases in Marine Sediments and Their Mode of by: In marine sediments, oxidized Mn can form a distinct layer on the sediment surface, or can be transported by water currents and deposited in depressions on the sea bottom. Similarly, in freshwater lakes a rusty layer of ferric hydroxides can accumulate on the sediment surface.


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File name:. Approved for public release; distribution is unlimitedThe dynamic rigidity of 17 samples of continental terrace clayey-silt sediments has been measured in the laboratory using a viscoelastometer in the frequency range of 7 to 60 : Gregory Allen.

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Measurements of the radiation impedance due to this reaction provide a method for estimating the dynamic rigidity of the sediment. An experimental model of such an instrument, which is operable at frequencies in the range from to Hz, is : R.

Andrews, O. Wilson. Task 1 includes a study of the dynamic rigidity, acoustic, and other engineering properties of marine sediments.

Task 2 covers a study of upper ocean turbulence as related to acoustic measurements. Abstract. In the marine environment dynamic stresses can be generated in a variety of ways, for example by water wave motion, earthquake activity, foundation vibrations etc., and once translated to the seafloor, transmission of the stress wave is dependent on the dynamic properties of the sediment by: stants, using equations for natural marine sediments, measured densities, compressional- wave velocities, and values for aggregate com- pressibilities /•,•, computed with the Reuss method.

Such computations imply (see equation 1) that if pV• 2 > K, all the excess is due to dynamic rigidity •t, which is theoretically present.

The geochemical composition of marine sediment is diverse. Marine sediment is most commonly classified according to the origin of the material(s) composing the bulk sediment, with end-members being referred to as, for example, aluminosilicate, biogenic, or metalliferous (Table 1).Here, we summarize the broad-scale processes and trends in these compositionally defined end-members and.

Sediment measurement While the underlying theory is well known, the measurement of sediment transport requires that many simplifying assumptions are made. This is largely because sediment transport is a dynamic phenomenon and measurement techniques cannot register the ever-changing.

Another group of lipids that appear to have potential as paleothermometers are long chain n-alkyl have chain lengths that vary from C 24 to C 36 and an alcohol group at C 1 and another position that may vary from C 11 to C The important diols in marine sediments for paleotemperature reconstruction are C 28, C 30, and C 32, specifically the diols C 28 1,13, C 30 1,13, and C 30 1.

waves have been observed to propagate in marine sediments which proves that the dry frame of these sediments has non- zero bulk and shear rigidity (e.g., Hamilton, ).

Wilkens et al. () used Wood's model in combination with actual P- wave velocity measurements to estimate the shear modulus of the marine by: The processes occurring in surface marine sediments have a profound effect on the local and global cycling of many elements.

This graduate text presents the fundamentals of marine sediment geochemistry by examining the complex chemical, biological, and physical processes that contribute to the conversion of these sediments to rock, a process known as early by: Understanding of these marine sediments become an inevitable aspect of oceanographic studies.

Hence, in this report, the following marine sediments are highlighted: 1. Author: A. Balasubramanian. The formation of deep‐sea sediments.

A general scheme for the classification of marine sediments. The distribution of marine sediments. The chemical composition of marine sediments.

Chemical signals to marine sediments. Marine sediments: summary. References. Organic matter from terrigenous runoff or derived from plankton or benthic organisms undergo considerable diagenetic changes.

The result of these many processes produces a very complex organic composition in the Recent marine sediments. Results confirm earlier observations made elsewhere that fatty acids are rapidly altered in the sediments. A relationship between porosity and dynamic frame bulk modulus was established that allowed computation of a system bulk modulus that was used with measured values of density and compressional‐wave velocity to compute other elastic constants.

Some average laboratory values for common sediment types are by: Oxygen dynamics of marine sediments RONNIE N. GLUD Marine Biological Laboratory, University of Copenhagen, Helsingør, Denmark Abstract Benthic O 2 availability regulates many important biogeochemical processes and has crucial implications for the biology and ecology of benthic communities.

Further, the benthic O. Lame Constants, Shear Modulus. The Lame constant (λ = ρ (ν p 2 − ν s 2)) relates to the rock incompressibility, which is sensitive to the types of pore fluids. The shear modulus (μ = ρ ν s 2) relates to the rigidity of rocks, which is a measurement of the shear strain and is sensitive to the skeleton type.

The shear modulus of. The dynamic shear modulus of marine sediments (μ) as a function of overburden pressure (p) and voids ratio (e) can be represented approximately by the expression μ=μ0(p/p 0) n ×exp(−Γe.

The complex shear modulus of marine carbonate sand and coral rock has been mechanically measured for shear strain amplitudes as low as 10 −8.A high precision torsional resonant column apparatus, equipped with the latest electronic instrumentation, was used to determine both the shear modulus and attenuation at various shear strain amplitudes and several stress conditions of prepared marine Author: J.

Ludwig Figueroa, Tokuo Yamamoto.This report includes discussions of elastic and viscoelastic models for water-saturated porous media, and measurements and computations of elastic constants including compressibility, incompressibility (bulk modulus), rigidity (shear modulus), Lamé's constant, Poisson's ratio, density, and compressional- and shear-wave velocity.

The sediments involved are from three major physiographic Cited by: