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  • Improved meteorological measurements from buoys and ships (IMET) : preliminary report on barometric pressure sensors 

    Payne, Richard E.; Crescenti, Gennaro H.; Weller, Robert A. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1989-12)
    Stability tests over periods ranging from 3 to 19 months have been carried out on Paroscientific models 215-AT and 760-15A, AIR DB-1A, Rosemount 1201F1B, Setra 270 and Heise 623 electronic barometers. The Paroscientific ...
  • In situ measurements of the dynamics of a full scale bottom moored mine model 

    Berteaux, Henri O.; Bocconcelli, Alessandro; Eck, Calvert F.; Kery, Sean M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1993-06)
    Under the sponsorship of the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Dalgren Division, White Oak, Marland, the Ocean Systems & Mooring Laboratory of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution devised (1991) and conducted (1992) ...
  • In-situ chemical sensors for detecting and exploring ocean floor hydrothermal vents : report of a workshop : technical report 

    Hennet, Remy J-C.; Whelan, Jean K. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1988-11)
    Researchers and engineers, from academia, government, and industry, met and discussed the feasibility of using state-of-the-art laboratory technology for in-situ chemical measurements in the deep ocean, in and around ...
  • The influence of convection on large-scale circulations : 1988 Summer Study Program in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics 

    Flierl, Glenn R.; Goulart, Pamela J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1989-07)
    The topic for the 30th Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Summer Program was "The Influence of Convection on Large- Scale Motions." The principal lecturer, Kerry Emanual, presented the essential elements of dry convection, ...
  • The influence of the mid-Atlantic ridge upon the circulation and the properties of the Mediterranean water southwest of the Azores 

    Joyce, Terrence M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1981-06)
    The warm, salty water influenced by the Mediterranean outfow can be observed at mid-depth throughout the Central North Atlantic Ocean. Katz (1970) first noted that rather than a gradual salinity decrease away from the ...
  • Initial results from a cartesian three-dimensional parabolic equation acoustical propagation code 

    Duda, Timothy F. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2006-12)
    A three-dimensional (3D) parabolic equation acoustical propagation code has been developed and run successfully. The code is written in the MATLAB language and runs in the MATLAB environment. The code has been implemented ...
  • Instrumentation for open ocean aquaculture monitoring 

    Irish, James D.; Carroll, Megan; Singer, Robin C.; Newhall, Arthur E.; Paul, Walter; Johnson, Craig; Witzell, Nick; Rice, Glen; Fredriksson, David W. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2001-10)
    The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is assisting the University of New Hampshire by instrumenting a fish cage and mooring as part of their Open Ocean Aquaculture demonstration program in the Gulf of Maine. To understand ...
  • Integrated seawater sampler and data acquisition system prototype : final report 

    Berteaux, Henri O.; Eck, Calvert F.; Irish, James D.; Jenkins, William J.; Kery, Sean M.; Albro, Carl S.; McDowell, S. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1993-04)
    This report documents the work performed by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and the Battelle Memorial Institute from August 1988 to December 1992 in the NSF sponsored development of an Integrated Seawater ...
  • Internal solitons in the ocean 

    Apel, J. R.; Ostrovsky, L. A.; Stepanyants, Y. A.; Lynch, James F. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2006-01)
    Nonlinear internal waves in the ocean are discussed (a) from the standpoint of soliton theory and (b) from the viewpoint of experimental measurements. First, theoretical models for internal solitary waves in the ocean are ...
  • International marine science research projects : second inventory of international projects at Sea Grant institutions, 1990 

    Fenwick, Judith; Ross, David A.; Schramm, Cynthia T. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1991-03)
    This inventory of marine science projects at Sea Grant institutions was completed in order to gauge the level and enhance a database of U.S./foreign collaboration in international marine research initiated at U.S. Sea ...
  • Investigation into the feasibility of detecting salt fingers optically 

    Albro, Carl S. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1972-08)
    During the last decade there has been increasing interest in discovering the existance of salt fingering in the ocean. The purpose of this investigation was to determine the feasibility of optically detecting ...
  • The iron content of sediment samples in New York Bight obtained during R/V Caryn cruise 108, October 19 - 24, 1956 

    Corwin, N.; Ketchum, Bostwick H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1957)
    During R/V CARYN Cruise No. 108 to the New York Bight samples of the bottom were obtained with an orange peel dredge at 23 stations and additional bottom samples were obtained by aqualung divers. These samples have been ...
  • The Jason II virtual control van system, data acquisition system, web-based event logger, and SeaNet 

    Lerner, Steven A.; Maffei, Andrew R. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2002-12)
    Scientific underwater remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) collect data from multiple video cameras and scientific instruments. This integrated information is often only available in an ROV control-van during operations. ...
  • The JASON remotely operated vehicle system 

    Ballard, Robert D. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1993-02)
    The JASON remotely operated vehicle (ROV) system has been under development for the last decade. After a number of engineering test cruises, including the discovery of the R.M.S. Titanic and the German Battleship Bismarck, ...
  • KAPEX RAFOS float data report 1997-1999 part B : float trajectories at 750 m in the Benguela Current 

    Richardson, Philip L.; Pacheco, M. A.; Wooding, Christine M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2003-06)
    Thirty-two RAFOS floats were launched at the depth of intermediate water, near 750 m, in the Benguela Current along 30S and its extension along 7W. The floats were tracked acoustically for two years during 1997–1999. ...
  • A key to the stromateoid fishes 

    Haedrich, Richard L.; Horn, Michael H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1972-03)
    Our primary purpose in preparing "A Key to the Stromateoid Fishes" is to provide field workers and curators with a convenient and concise aid for the identification of the diverse species in this somewhat difficult ...
  • Knorr 147 leg v hydrographic data report : Labrador Sea Deep Convection Experiment 

    Zimmerman, Sarah; McKee, Theresa K.; Pickart, Robert S.; Smethie, William M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2000-05)
    Between 2 February and 20 March 1997, the first phase of the Labrador Sea Deep Convection Experiment was carried out on R/V Knorr, during which 127 hydrographic stations were occupied throughout the Labrador basin. This ...
  • A laboratory model of a cooled continental shelf 

    Whitehead, John A.; Frazel, Robert E. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1993-06)
    A laboratory model of wintertme cooling over a continental shelf has a water surface cooled by air in an annular rotating tank. A flat shallow outer "continental shelf" region is next to a conical "contiental slope" bottom ...
  • Lake Kivu expedition : geophysics, hydrography, sedimentology (preliminary report) 

    Degens, Egon T.; Deuser, Werner G.; von Herzen, Richard P.; Wong, How-Kin; Wooding, Frank B.; Jannasch, Holger W.; Kanwisher, John W. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1971-07)
    In March 1971, seven members of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution were engaged in a multidisciplinary study of Lake Kivu. This expedition represents part of a long-range program concerned with the structural and ...
  • A large-volume, deep-sea submersible pumping system 

    Sachs, P. L.; Hammar, Terence R.; Bacon, Michael (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1989-11)
    Eight self-contained, in-situ pumps have been used effectively and routinely by our group for the past six years to collect both particulate and dissolved phases from large volumes of sea water. Multiple pumps are rapidly ...