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  • Deployment operation procedures for the WHOI Ice-Tethered Profiler 

    Newhall, Kris; Krishfield, Richard A.; Peters, Donald B.; Kemp, John N. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2007-07)
    Deployed and fixed to a suitable multi-year ice floe, the Ice-Tethered Profiler (ITP) can sustain near-real time measurements of upper ocean temperature and salinity for up to three years. Incorporating a specifically ...
  • Description of W.H.O.I. rock dredge samples : volume 1 

    Farmer, Harlow G.; Broda, James E. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1981-10)
    This report is Volume I in the series of reports entitled, "DESCRIPTIONS OF W.H.O.I. ROCK DREDGE SAMPLES". This series represents a major effort to catalog and prepare initial descriptions for all rock dredge samples in ...
  • Description of W.H.O.I. rock dredge samples : volume 3 

    Farmer, Harlow G.; Dick, Henry J. B. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1981-05)
    This report is Volume III of DESCRIPTIONS OF WHOI ROCK DREDGE SAMPLES. This series represents a major effort to catalog the rock dredge samples in the WHOI Sea Floor Samples collection, and to disseminate this information ...
  • Description of W.H.O.I. rock dredge samples : volume II 

    Broda, James E.; Andrew, P. J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1986-09)
    This report is Volume II in the series of reports entitled "DESCRIPTIONS OF W.H.O.I. ROCK DREDGE SAMPLES". This volume represents the final step in the major effort to catalog and prepare initial descriptions for all ...
  • Descriptions of W.H.O.I. rock dredge samples : volume IV 

    Mills, P. B.; Andrew, P. J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1990-12)
    This report is Volume IV in the series of reports entitled "Descriptions of W.H.O.I. Rock Dredge Samples." This volume is dedicated to rock samples recovered by DSV Alvin between 1971 - 1982 and includes data for all rock ...
  • Descriptions of WHOI sediment cores 

    Johnson, David A.; Driscoll, A. H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1975-05)
    This report presents visual core descriptions and smear slide analyses for all cores in the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution geological samples collection which were obtained prior to November 1973. Approximately ...
  • Descriptions of WHOI sediment cores : volume 5 

    Johnson, David A.; Driscoll, A. H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1977-04)
    This report supplements Volumes 1-4 of the core descriptions published previously in this sequence (Johnson and Driscoll, 1975). It contains visual descriptions and smear slide analyses for all cores received in the ...
  • Descriptions of WHOI sediment cores, volume 6 

    Broda, James E.; Franks, C. E.; Keith, D. J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1981-09)
    This report supplements Volumes 1-5 of the core descriptions published previously in this sequence (Johnson and Driscoll, 1975; 1977). It contains visual descriptions and smear slide analyses for all cores received in ...
  • Descriptions of WHOI sediment cores, volume 7 

    Broda, James E.; Andrew, P. J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1985-02)
    This report supplements Volumes 1-6 of the core descriptions published previously in this sequence (Johnson and Driscoll, 1975; 1977; Broda, Franks, and Keith, 1981). It contains visual descriptions and smear slide ...
  • Descriptions of WHOI sediment cores, volume 8 

    Mills, P. B.; Broda, James E. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1993-05)
    This report supplements Volumes 1 - 7 of the core descriptions published previously in this sequence (Johnson and Driscoll, 1975; 1977; Broda, Franks, and Keith, 1981; Broda and Andrew, 1985). It contains visual descriptions ...
  • Design and evaluation of a directional antenna for ocean buoys 

    Frye, Daniel E.; Doherty, Kenneth W.; Hinton, Al (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1997-11)
    A system concept has been developed by Viasat, Inc. and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution for improving the data telemetry bandwidth available on ocean buoys. This concept utilizes existing communications satellites ...
  • Design and operation of automated ice-tethered profilers for real-time seawater observations in the polar oceans 

    Krishfield, Richard A.; Doherty, Kenneth W.; Frye, Daniel E.; Hammar, Terence R.; Kemp, John N.; Peters, Donald B.; Proshutinsky, Andrey; Toole, John M.; von der Heydt, Keith (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2006-06)
    An automated, easily-deployed Ice-Tethered Profiler (ITP) has been developed for deployment on perennial sea ice in polar oceans to measure changes in upper ocean temperature and salinity in all seasons. The ITP system ...
  • Design and validation of a modified Eppley PSP pyranometer 

    Payne, Richard E. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1994-11)
    A modified version of the Eppley PSP pyranometer has been designed for use on ships and moored buoys. Seventeen have been built by the Eppley Laboratory for the Upper Ocean Processes Group and deployed on buoys in the ...
  • Design considerations for stretch conductors in oceanographic moorings 

    Paul, Walter (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1995-12)
    A copper conductor formed into a helical configuration like a telephone cord can stretch by extending its geometry without elongating the conductor itself. This report establishes the proper configuration of copper conductors ...
  • Design of a stable floating platform for air-sea interaction measurements 

    Berteaux, Henri O.; Walden, Robert G. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1978-12)
    The design of an oceanographic platform can be defined as the rational specification of the platform dimensions and geometry. This specification is usually the result of an iterative process which compares the ...
  • Design study for a moored surface-scanning sonar 

    Freitag, Lee E.; Plueddemann, Albert J.; Merriam, Steve (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1993-06)
    This report contains the results of a design study for a surface scanning sonar instrument capable of long-term deployment on ocean moorings. The instrument is intended to sample the bubble field just below the ocean's ...
  • The determination of rare earth elements in marine sediments by ion-exchange separation and ICP emission spectrometry 

    Schneider, David L.; Bankston, Donald C. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1987-12)
    A method has been developed to measure rare-earth elements (REE) in gram-sized marine sediment samples. A strong acid digestion technique followed by ion-exchange chromatography is used to solubilize, separate, and purify ...
  • The determination of the elastic modulus of rubber mooring tethers and their use in coastal moorings 

    Irish, James D.; Paul, Walter; Wyman, David M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2005-12)
    Compliance must be supplied to any surface mooring to allow the buoy to move with the waves and currents, and remain moored in position. This can be supplied with a traditional chain catenary or newer compliant elastic ...
  • Determining the structure of the United States marine instrumentation industry and its position in the world industry 

    Broadus, James M.; Hoagland, Porter; Kite-Powell, Hauke L. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1988-11)
    This report is a general, but comprehensive, description and analysis of industrial organization in the field of marine electronic instrumentation (MEl), a broadly defined "industry," which until now has received little ...
  • Developing a national marine electronics agenda : proceedings of the Marine Instrumentation Panel meeting, September 12-14, 1989 

    Gaines, Arthur G.; Lindborg, Kristina L. C. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1990-12)
    Thirteen short papers address aspects of competitiveness in the marine electronics instrumentation industry. Topics include activity and status of government initiatives in Japan and Europe to promote this industry; and ...