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Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, School of Science, Office of the Dean records

Identifier: AC-0104
Scope and Contents of the Collection This collection contains the records of the Office of the Dean of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology School of Science. Records received in 1980, box 1, 1951-1976, contain minutes of meetings, proposals, and memoranda about Massachusetts Institute of Technology faculty involvement with the Boston Museum of Science Education Committee, 1967-1978; information about the MIT Education Research Center; grant proposals for the National Science Foundation; correspondence about the...
Dates: 1951 - 1983

Mid-Ocean Dynamics Experiment records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0042
Abstract The Mid-Ocean Dynamics Experiment (MODE-I), carried out between March and July of 1973, was a collection of twelve experimental and theoretical scientific projects performed simultaneously. Using different instruments to measure the same phenomena from dissimilar views, the project explored the role of mesoscale eddy motions in the dynamics of general oceanic circulation. The collection primarily consists of correspondence, notes, meeting minutes, proposals, strategy statements, and reports...
Dates: 1970 - 1976

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International cooperation 1
Massachusetts Institute of Technology -- History 1
Oceanography -- Atlantic Ocean -- Charts, diagrams, etc. 1
Oceanography -- International cooperation. 1
Oceanography -- Research -- Atlantic Ocean 1