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  • 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 ...
  • Evaluation of NSCAT scatterometer winds using equatorial Pacific buoy observations 

    Caruso, Michael J.; Dickinson, Suzanne; Kelly, Kathryn A.; Spillane, Mick; Mangum, Linda J.; McPhaden, Michael J.; Stratton, Linda D. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1999-07)
    As part of the calibration/validation effort for NASA's Scatterometer (NSCAT) we compare the satellite data to winds measured at the sea surface with an array of buoys moored in the equatorial Pacific Ocean. The NSCAT ...
  • Expendable oceanographic mooring (XMOOR) 

    Frye, Daniel E.; Peters, Donald B.; Arthur, Richard (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1997-04)
    An expendable, self-deploying mooring (XMOOR) for shallow water applications has been developed to address Navy requirements for environmental monitoring. The project has been conducted jointly between the Woods Hole ...
  • An experimental analysis of the dynamics of a submerged tethered cradle in a seaway 

    Cohen, Jay Martin (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1972-06)
    Submerged recovery of small submersibles by means of surface tethered platforms offers the possibility of operations in sea states higher than is now possible using surface recovery means. The Woods Hole Oceanographic ...
  • Experimental evaluation of CTD package hydrodynamic behavior and recommendations for improved lowering techniques 

    Berteaux, Henri O.; Walden, Robert G.; Clay, Peter R.; McDevitt, R. E. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1983-07)
    This report is the last of a series of three reports on a comprehensive study of CTD instrument lowering mechanics. The first report, WHOI 79-81, "A Study of CTD Cables and Lowering Systems", examines the causes and ...
  • Experimental stress analysis of model of emergency forebody release device used in deep diving research submarines Alvin, Sea Cliff and Turtle 

    Sharp, Arnold G.; Sullivan, James R. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1969-08)
    Tests were conducted on a full-scale model of the emergency forebody release used in the deep-diving submarines ALVIN, SEA CLIFF and TURTLE. The model was machined from metal to the same dimensional tolerances as the ...
  • An experimental study of salt wedges 

    Farmer, Harlow G. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1951-12)
    The objective of the estuary studies being conducted at this Institution is to attempt an understanding of tidal flushing. Two theories have been developed, that of Ketchum employing an extension of the tidal prism ...
  • Experimental VLF relative navigation on R/V Atlantis II, cruise 15 

    Stanbrough, J. H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1966-11)
    An experimental long-range relative navigation system was employed on the Research Vessel ATLANTIS II of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution during Cruise 8 to the Indian Ocean in 1963 and Cruise 15 which circumnavigated ...
  • An exploration of the North Atlantic current and its recirculation in the Newfoundland basin using SOFAR floats 

    Owens, W. Brechner; Zemanovic, Marguerite E. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1990-07)
    Trajectories and time series of velocity, temperature, and pressure are presented for 13 neutrally-buoyant, acoustically tracked (SOFAR) floats that were launched in May and June, 1986 in the Newfoundland Basin by the ...
  • Exploring the North Atlantic Ocean on floppy disks 

    Luyten, James R.; Stommel, Henry M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1988-12)
    A selection of hydrographic station data in the Atlantic between 8°S and 70°N is packed on four 5 1/4" floppy disks. Sample utility programs for reading and plotting the data are also on the disks. We present this ...
  • Extracting wind sea and swell from directional wave spectra derived from a bottom-mounted ADCP 

    Churchill, James H.; Plueddemann, Albert J.; Faluotico, Stephen M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2006-07)
    Recent advances in processing velocity data from bottom-mounted Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers (ADCPs) offer the capability of partitioning directional wave specctra of surface wave height in order to separate locally ...
  • Fallout nuclides in Atlantic and Pacific water columns : GEOSECS data 

    Livingston, Hugh D.; Bowen, Vaughan T.; Casso, Susan A.; Volchok, H. L.; Noshkin, V. E.; Wong, K. M.; Beasley, T. M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1985-05)
    This report contains results of measurements of the fallout radionuclides 90Sr, 137Cs , 239,240Pu , and 241Am in large volume seawater samples collected between 1972 and 1974 in the Atlantic and Pacific as part of ...
  • FASINEX (Frontal Air-Sea Interaction Experiment) moored instrumentation 

    Trask, Richard P.; Dean, Jerome P.; Valdes, James R.; Marquette, Craig D. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1989-02)
    In 1986, FASINEX, a Frontal Air-Sea Interaction Experiment, a multi-investigator cooperative experiment, was conducted to study the role of horizontal variability in air-sea interaction in the persistent front formed ...
  • FASINEX moored current meter array data report including WHOI meteorologically instrumented surface moorings (F2-845, F4-846, F6-847. F8-848. F10-849) and WHOI long term subsurface moorings (F1-829, F12-830) 

    Pennington, Nancy J.; Weller, Robert A.; Brink, Kenneth H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1988-12)
    The Frontal Air-Sea Interaction Experiment (FASINEX) examined air-sea interaction in the vicinity of sea surface temperature fronts in the Subtropical Convergence Zone (STCZ). Mooring measurements were made from five ...
  • Feasibility of wireless data transmission on ships 

    Hosom, David S. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1997-10)
    This report will present the results of an investigation into the feasibility of several modes of wireless data transmission including: (1) radio frequency modems, (2) acoustic modems (using the ship's steel hull for a ...
  • Feasibility study of non-invasive telemetry techniques for use with submarine telephone cables 

    Brown, Neil L.; Frye, Daniel E.; Proakis, John (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1993-01)
    The feasibility of using inductive coupling with existing submarine telephone cables for telemetry of data from ocean sensors was investigated. The submarine telephone cable was simulated with a computer model and the ...
  • FINDIF : a software package to create synthetic seismograms by finite differences 

    Hunt, Mary M.; Gove, Lee; Stephen, Ralph A. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1983-11)
    In order to study seismic wave propagation through laterally varying sea floor structures, a software package has been created to generate synthetic seismograms by finite differences. The elastic wave equation can ...