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    • Intelligent chilled mirror humidity sensor 

      Hosom, David S.; Winget, Clifford L.; Weisman, Sumner; Doucet, Donald P.; Price, James F. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1988-12)
      A new, intelligent, chilled mirror humidity instrument has been designed for use on buoys and ships. The design goal is to make high quality dew point temperature measurements for a period of up to one year from an ...
    • 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 : inventory and analysis of selected projects at Sea Grant institutions, 1985 

      Ross, David A.; Fenwick, Judith (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1985-07)
      The U.S. marine scientific community continues to show an interest in marine research within foreign Exclusive Economic Zones and with foreign scientists and institutions, in spite of the problems, regulations, and increased ...
    • 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, 1969-09)
      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 group ...
    • 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 ...
    • Kings Bay, Cumberland Sound, Georgia part I : experiment report June-July 1985 

      Aubrey, David G. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1986-08)
      A month-long field experiment was conducted during June and July, 1985 at King's Bay/Cumberland Sound, Georgia, under the combined auspices of the Naval Civil Engineering Laboratory and the Woods Hole Oceanographic ...
    • Kings Bay, Cumberland Sound, Georgia part II : numerical modeling 

      Aubrey, David G.; Fry, Virginia A.; Lynch, Daniel R. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1987-03)
      As a complement to field measurements of waves, surface tides, currents, and sediment transport, numerical modeling of King's Bay/ Cumberland Sound was initiated. Diagnostic numerical models 1 (both 1- and 2-dimensional) ...
    • Knorr 147 leg v hydrographic data report : Labrador Sea Deep Convection Experiment 

      Zimmermann, 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, Peter L.; Hammar, Terence R.; Bacon, Michael P. (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 ...
    • Late Pleistocene-Holocene chemical stratigraphy and paleolimnology of the Rift Valley lakes of central Africa 

      Hecky, Robert E.; Degens, Egon T. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1973-05)
      The interaction of climate and geology in Central Africa during Late Pleistocene and Holocene is examined. The study is based on sedimentological and limnological work on the main lakes of the Western Branch of the East ...
    • Late quaternary sedimentation in the Eastern Angola Basin 

      Bornhold, Brian D. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1973-11)
      Recent sedimentation in the eastern Angola Basin includes calcareous oozes in the north and south (Guinea Rise and Walvis Ridge) and hemipelagic lutites and terrigenous turbidites on the Congo Cone and on the Angola rise ...
    • Limits of Nematoscelis megalops in the northwestern Atlantic in relation to Gulf Stream cold core rings. I, Horizontal and vertical distributions 

      Wiebe, Peter H.; Boyd, Steven H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1979-01)
      The hydrographic limit of the distribution of Nematoscelis megalops in the Northwestern Atlantic Ocean is usually marked by the abrupt changes in water properties across the Gulf Stream. There are, however, isolated but ...