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  • A modified wire clamp system for thirty-liter Niskin bottles 

    Hammar, Terence R.; Sachs, Peter L.; Bacon, Michael P. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1988-11)
    A modified clamping system for 30-liter Niskin bottles, consisting of a wire stop, a socket block, and a toggle clamp, has been designed and has been tested at sea. The modified system makes deployment and recovery of the ...
  • Monthly atmospheric and oceanographic surface fields for the western North Atlantic : December, 1986-April, 1989 

    Caruso, Michael J.; Singh, Sandipa; Kelly, Kathryn A.; Qiu, Bo (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1995-04)
    Monthly atmospheric and oceanographic variables for the western North Atlantic Ocean from various sources are presented as contour or vector maps. These fields were assembled for a study of the upper ocean heat budget. ...
  • Monthly maps of sea surface height in the North Atlantic and zonal indices for the Gulf Stream using TOPEX/Poseidon altimeter data 

    Singh, Sandipa; Kelly, Kathryn A. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1997-06)
    Monthly Maps of sea surface height are constructed for the North Atlantic Ocean using TOPEX/Poseidon altimeter data, Mean sea surface height is reconstructed using a weighted combination of historical, hydrographic data ...
  • A moored array along the southern boundary of the Brazil Basin for the Deep Basin Experiment : report on a joint experiment 1991-1992 

    Tarbell, Susan A.; Meyer, Ralf; Hogg, Nelson G.; Zenk, Walter (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1994-02)
    The Deep Basin Experiment (DBE) is an international effort and a part of the World Ocean Circulation Experiment with the principal objective of improving our knowledge of the subthermocline circulation. The DBE fieldwork ...
  • Moored current meter, AVHRR, CTD, and drifter data from the Agulhas Current and Retroflexion region (1985-1987) Volume XLII 

    Luyten, James R.; Spencer, A.; Tarbell, Susan A.; Luetkmeyer, K.; Flament, P.; Toole, John M.; Francis, M.; Bennett, Sara L. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1990-07)
    Data are presented from an experiment designed to explore the spatial and temporal structure of the Agulhas Current and Retroflexion by direct means. Included are the current meter results from 10 moorings in the Retroflexion ...
  • Mooring operations techniques of the Buoy Project at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution 

    Heinmiller, Robert H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1976-08)
    This report covers the techniques of deploying and recovering the moorings used by the Buoy Project at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. A brief description of the moorings and associated hardware is included. Deck ...
  • Mortality of fish subjected to explosive shock as applied to oil well severance on Georges Bank 

    Baxter, Lincoln; Hays, Earl E.; Hampson, George R.; Backus, Richard H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1982-12)
    A very extensive bibliography of papers on underwater explosions and their effects on marine life has been collected and summarized. When exposed to blast effects, vertebrates with swim bladders or lungs that contain ...
  • Motion sensitivity of flame ionization detectors 

    Gularte, Ronald Carl (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1972-05)
    A portable gas chromatograph, using a single flame ionization detector, was constructed. The unit was tested for response to surge, sway and heave accelerations up to 0.3g. Also the detector's response was studied for ...
  • A multidisciplinary Amazon Shelf SEDiment Study (AmasSeds) : physical oceanography moored array component 

    Alessi, Carol A.; Lentz, Steven J.; Beardsley, Robert C.; Castro, Belmiro Mendes; Geyer, W. Rockwell (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1992-09)
    A Multidisciplinary Amazon Shelf SEDiment Study (AmasSeds) is a cooperative research program by geological, chemical, physical, and biological oceanographers from Brazil and the United States to study sedimentary processes ...
  • Multipath time-delay estimation via the EM algorithm 

    Feder, Meir; Weinstein, Ehud (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1987-01)
    We consider the application of the EM algorithm to the multipath time delay estimation problem. The algorithm is developed for the case of deterministic (known) signals, as well as for the case of wide-sense stationary ...
  • Multiple convergence zone acoustic telemetry feasibility test report 

    Catipovic, Josko A.; von der Heydt, Keith; Merriam, John Stevens; Sandsmark, Geir Helge (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1991-11)
    This report describes a multiple CZ acoustic telemetry experiment conducted off the coast of California 1/28/90-2/2/90. The goal was to design a maximally robust high speed underwater modem suitable for data telemetry for ...
  • Multiple source location estimation using the EM Algorithm 

    Weinstein, Ehud; Feder, Meir (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1986-07)
    We present a computationally efficient scheme for multiple source location estimation based on the EM Algorithm. The proposed scheme is optimal in the sense that it converges iteratively to the exact Maximum Likelihood ...
  • The N456 Navigator system 

    Abrams, Lane J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2009-01)
    The N456 Navigator has been developed to assist in Long Baseline (LBL) acoustic navigation. Its two basic functions are generation of acoustic signals, and receipt and timing of returns. When combined with the new dsnav ...
  • Narrative of Chain cruise #43 : February - August 1964 

    Knott, Sydney T.; Bunce, Elizabeth T.; Bowin, Carl O.; Hersey, J. B.; Chase, R. L. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1965-02)
    On CHAIN Cruise 43, 15 February to 21 August 1964, geophysical and geological observations were made in the North Atlantic Ocean, the Mediterranean and Red Seas, and the Western part of the Indian Ocean, along the track ...
  • Navigation for the Derbyshire Phase2 Survey 

    Lerner, Steven A.; Yoerger, Dana R.; Crook, T. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1999-04)
    In 1997, the Deep Submergence Operations Group of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution conducted an underwater forensic survey of the UK bulk-carrier MV Derbyshire with a suite of underwater vehicles. This report ...
  • The New England fishing industry : a basis for management 

    Srnith, Leah J.; Peterson, Susan B. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1977-08)
    Fish and fishermen appear to be in a serious decline in New England. The haddock are overfished, inshore herring stocks are depleted, yellowtail flounder and lobster are scarce. The popular image is of grizzled fishermen, ...
  • New England salt pond data book 

    Giblin, Anne E. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1990-06)
    This volume contains information on New England salt ponds and lagoons. The first part contains abstracts of a symposium on salt ponds and lagoons held in conjunction with the New England Estuarine Research Society (NEERS) ...
  • North Brazil Current Rings Experiment : mooring S1 data report, November 1998 - June 2000 

    Glickson, Deborah A.; Fratantoni, David M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2001-06)
    Nineteen months of temperature and salinity data were recovered from North Brazil Current (NBC) Rings Experiment Mooring S1. The mooring, located east of Barbados at 13º 00’N, 57º 53’W between November 1998 and June 2000, ...
  • North Brazil Current Rings Experiment : RAFOS float data report : November 1998 – June 2000 

    Wooding, Christine M.; Richardson, Philip L.; Pacheco, Marguerite A.; Glickson, Deborah A.; Fratantoni, David M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2002-07)
    Twenty-one RAFOS floats were tracked at depths of 200-1000 meters in and around several North Brazil Current Rings between November 1998 and June 2000. This was part of an experiment to study the role of these current ...
  • North Brazil Current Rings Experiment : surface drifter data report, November 1998-June 2000 

    Glickson, Deborah A.; Fratantoni, David M.; Wooding, Christine M.; Richardson, Philip L. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2000-07)
    This data report summarzes 45 surface drifter trajectories collected between November 1998 and June 2000 as part of the North Brazil Current (NBC) Rings Experiment. NBC rings have been proposed as one of several important ...