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    • Drifter studies in warm core rings 

      Tynan, Cynthia T.; Hooker, Stanford B. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1984-04)
      The results of multiple deployments of surface drifters in warm core rings of the Gulf Stream are presented. Four satellite drifters (tracked by the Argos system) were deployed on nine separate occasions and two ...
    • Drilling the oceanic lower crust and mantle : a global strategy for exploring the deep oceanic crust and mantle in the 1990's 

      Workshop on Drilling the Oceanic Lower Crust and Mantle (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1989-03)
      This workshop was convened to follow up on the Second Conference on Scientific Ocean Drilling (COSOD II) to devise a specific plan for deep crustal and mantle drilling over the next decade. Since COSOD II, however, there ...
    • Dynamic analysis of a launch and recovery system for a deep submersible 

      Vandiver, J. Kim (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1969-12)
      An analysis of the motion of a docking platform for a deep submersible is presented. The problem is defined as a docking platform, or cradle, suspended beneath a surface vessel by elastic elements, composed of cable, ...
    • Dynamic presentation of Long Term Upper Ocean Study (LOTUS) data using videotape 

      Montgomery, Ellyn T. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1986-09)
      In order to show efficiently the large amount of data obtained during the Long Term Upper Ocean Study (LOTUS), a new method of data presentation was developed. Three data variables can be included in a simple color ...
    • Dynamics of the outer planets : 1992 Summer Study Program in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics 

      Flierl, Glenn R.; Ingersoll, Andrew P.; Yano, Jun-Ichi; Ewing-DeRemer, Barbara (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1992)
      The topic this summer was "The Dynamics of the Outer Planets." Andrew Ingersoll gave an excellent review of the current understanding of the strcture of the atmospheres of Jupiter, Neptune, Saturn, and Uranus. He presented ...
    • Ecology of Duck Pond, Wellfleet, Massachusetts with special reference to the vertical distribution of the zooplankton 

      MacCoy, Clinton V. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1958-08)
      During the summers of 1956 and 1957 an investigation was made of certain ecological relations involving light in Duck Pond, Wellfleet, Massachusetts, because of the unusually high clarity of the water. The maximum ...
    • EcoMapper operations---KN209-1 

      Hodges, Benjamin A.; Fratantoni, David M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2012-12)
      This report describes the collection of water property data from EcoMapper AUVs during the R/V Knorr 209-1 cruise as part of the SPURS (Salinity Processes Upper-ocean Regional Study) project. Post-processing was required ...
    • An economics primer for coastal zone management : basic concepts and methods from microeconomics, public finance, and environmental and resource economics 

      Edwards, Steven F. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1986-01)
      While the economic impacts of resource use pervade discussions of coastal zone management, most discourses tend to be ill-defined and incomplete, and to lack a solid basis in economic theory. This primer was written to ...
    • Eddys in the Arctic Ocean from IOEB ADCP data 

      Krishfield, Richard A.; Plueddemann, Albert J.; Honjo, Susumu (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2002-10)
      Filtered and Earth-referenced ADCP data from the B92, B97 and S97 IOEBs were demodulated to remove inertial and near-inertial tidal frequencies, in order to highlight the low frequency components for examination of Arctic ...
    • Effects of solar ultraviolet radiation on biogeochemical dynamics in aquatic environments : report of a workshop, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, October 23-26, 1989 

      Blough, Neil V.; Zepp, R. G. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1990-01)
      This workshop assembled a diverse group of experts, including atmospheric chemists and physicists and aquatic chemists, biochemists and biologists to address the possible ramifcations of changing Ultraviolet levels on ...
    • Electromagnetic flow sensors 

      Lawson, Kenneth; Kanwisher, John W. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1974-03)
      Flow sensors based on the principle of electromagnetic induction were investigated as alternatives to commonly used mechanical devices utilizing rotors and propellers. Prototype sensors were constructed showing ...
    • Electronic still camera processing and mosaicking 

      Howland, Jonathan C.; Lerner, Steven A. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1999-12-23)
      Since 1990, the Deep Submergence Laboratory and Deep Submergence Group of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution have been collecting large quantities of digital imagery and creating digital photomosaics of the sea ...
    • Elevators - autonomous transporters for deep sea benthic sample recovery 

      Bowen, Martin F.; Bernard, P. J.; Gleason, D. E.; Whitcomb, Louis L. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2000-01)
      Two classes of sample recovery devices have been fabricated for use with the Jason deep diving remotely operated vehicle (ROV). One class includes custom-built, autonomous vertical transporters (AVTs) that are capable of ...
    • The environmental impacts of boating : proceedings of a workshop held at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole MA USA, December 7 to 9, 1994 

      Crawford, Richard E.; Stolpe, Nils E.; Moore, Michael J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1998-03)
      Substantiated impacts of boating activity discussed at this workshop include: sediment and contaminant resuspension and resultant turbidity; laceration of aquatic vegetation with loss of faunal habitat and substrate ...
    • EPIC processing toolbox users guide 

      Samelson, Melora Park (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1994-04)
      A set of computer programs for data analysis is described and documented. The programs were developed to aid in the processing of time-series data collected by the Upper Ocean Processes Group. These programs, or tools, ...
    • Erosion of the cliffs of Outer Cape Cod : tables and graphs 

      Zeigler, John M.; Tasha, Herman J.; Giese, Graham S. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1964-06)
      The following tables and graphs place in convenient storage the results of several years of careful surveying and at the same time provide rudimentary interpretation of resuIts by comparing erosion rates. The reader will ...
    • ESOM I and II final report 

      Bocconcelli, Alessandro; Berteaux, Henri O.; Frye, Daniel E.; Prindle, Bryce (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1991-11)
      An Engineering Surface Oceanographic Mooring (ESOM) program was initiated in 1989 by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution for the purpose of evaluating the long term, in situ performance of new moored array materials ...
    • Estimated annual economic impacts from harmful algal blooms (HABs) in the United States 

      Anderson, Donald M.; Hoagland, Porter; Kaoru, Yoshi; White, Alan W. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2000-09)
      Blooms of toxic or harmful microalgae, commonly called "red tides," represent a significant and expanding threat to human health and fisheries resources throughout the United States and the world. Ecological, aesthetic, ...
    • Estimating the economic benefits of regional ocean observing systems 

      Kite-Powell, Hauke L.; Colgan, Charles S.; Wellman, Katharine F.; Pelsoci, Thomas; Wieand, Kenneth; Pendleton, Linwood; Kaiser, Mark J.; Pulsipher, Allan G.; Luger, Michael (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2005-04)
      We develop a methodology to estimate the potential economic benefits from new investments in regional coastal ocean observing systems in US waters, and apply this methodology to generate preliminary estimates of such ...
    • Evaluation of electromagnetic source for ocean climate acoustic thermometry at Lake Seneca 

      Slavinsky, Mark; Bogolubov, Boris; Alelekov, Igor; Pigalov, Konstantin; Spiesberger, John L.; Boutin, Paul (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1993-02)
      A compact electromagnetic monopole source, requiring pressure equalization, was evaluated at the Naval Underwater Systems Center at Lake Seneca during July 1992 by scientists from the Institute of Applied Physics of the ...