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  • U.S. GLOBEC Georges Bank long-term moored program : part 1 - mooring configuration 

    Irish, James D.; Kerry, S.; Fucile, P.; Beardsley, Robert C.; Lord, Jeffrey; Brink, Kenneth H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2005-12)
    As part of the U.S. GLOBEC Northwest Atlantic/Georges Bank program, moorings were deployed on Georges Bank as part of the broad-scale survey component to help measure the temporal variability of both physical and biological ...
  • Ultimate ocean depth packaging for a digital ring laser gyroscope 

    Bowen, Martin F. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1998-07-30)
    A Honeywell GG 1320AN Digital Ring Laser Gyroscope (RLG), typically an aviation sensor, has been adapted for use as part of a navigation package rated to ocean depths of 6,000 meters. Researchers and engineers at the Deep ...
  • Underwater camera positioning by sonar 

    Edgerton, Harold E.; Cousteau, Jacques Y.; Hersey, J. B.; Backus, Richard H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1960-03)
    A pulse sonar system is described for measuring the height above the bottom of an underwater camera and other equipment in the deep oceans. Using this method, cameras have been positioned for photography at depths to ...
  • United States electronic chart display and information system (ECDIS) test-bed project : system requirements specification 

    Ocel, Carolyn K; Scott, David J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1991-08)
    In 1989 the Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted a provisional performance Standard for ECDIS (MSC/Circ. 515). This standard defines an electronic chart display and ...
  • Universal criteria for blind deconvolution 

    Shalvi, Ofir; Weinstein, Ehud (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1990-02)
    We present necessary and sufficient conditions for blind equalization/deconvolution (without observing the input) of an unknown, possible non-minimum phase linear time invariant system (channel). Based on that, we propose ...
  • US/PRC CTD intercalibration report 1986-1990 

    Millard, Robert C.; Lake, B. J.; Brown, Neil L.; Toole, John M.; Schaaf, D.; Yang, K.; Yu, H.; Zhao, L. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1990-12)
    A series of laboratory intercalibrations of a CTD system were undertaken between 1986 and 1990 as part of cooperative research program between the United States (US) and People's Republic of China (PRC). A comparison of ...
  • Use of the High Resolution Profiler (HRP) in the Brazil Basin Tracer Release Experiment 

    Montgomery, Ellyn T. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1998-03)
    On two recent cruises January 1996 and February 1997) aboard the R/V Seward Johnson, scientists from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution studied the deep mixing processes in the Brazil Basin. Two instrument systems ...
  • Use of the High Resolution Profiler (HRP) in the Salt Finger Tracer Release Experiment (SFTRE) 

    Montgomery, Ellyn T. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2002-07)
    The Salt Finger Tracer Release Experiment (SFTRE) was conducted in the tropical North Atlantic in 2001. The experimental area was east of Barbados and is characterized by thermohaline staircase features prevalent in the ...
  • User's guide for PLOT_FINDIF 

    Bolmer, S. Thompson; Stephen, Ralph A. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2006-02)
    PLOT_FINDIF is a MATLAB script which is used to plot output from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) Time Domain Finite Difference (TDFD) program called "Geoacoustic_TDFD" Both Geoacoustic_TDFD and PLOT_FINDIF ...
  • Visual : a visualization system for accessing and analyzing multi-sensor data 

    Lerner, Steven A. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1999-08)
    Visual is a visualization system used to access and analyze high-volume multi-sensor data collected from remotely operated underwater vehicles. Since 1991, scientists have used Visual for scientific visualization and ...
  • VOICE - a spectrogram computer display package 

    Martin, Ann; Catipovic, Josko A.; Fristrup, Kurt M.; Tyack, Peter L. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1990-07)
    A real-time spetrogram instrument has been developed to provide an inexpensive and field-portable instrument for the analysis of animal sounds. The instrument integrates a computer graphics display package with a PC-AT ...
  • Vorticity measurements within the bottom boundary layer in the Strait of Juan De Fuca 

    Fredericks, Janet J.; Trowbridge, John H.; Williams, Albert J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1998-07)
    Electromagnetic fluctuations and turbulent vorticity fluctuations were measured over a nine month period in the strong tidal flows of the Strait of Juan De Fuca off the coast of the Olympic Peninsula of Washington. ...
  • W.H.O.I. CTD MicroVAX II Data Acquisition System : part I, installation manual 

    Allen, Julie M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1992-01)
    AQUI89 is a real-time shipboard Conductivity Temperature Depth profiler (CTD) data acquisition system used at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution to collect, preview and store (log) data from the WHOI/Brown Mark III ...
  • W.H.O.I. CTD MicroVAX II Data Acquisition System : part II. Operator’s guide 

    Allen, Julie M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1992-01)
    AQUI89 is a real-time shipboard Conductivity Temperature Depth profiler (CTD) data acquisition system used at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution to collect, preview and store (log) data from the WHOI/Brown Mark III ...
  • W.H.O.I./Brown CTD microprofiler : methods of calibration and data handling 

    Fofonoff, Nick P.; Hayes, S. P.; Millard, Robert C. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1974-12)
    This report describes calibration techniques developed over the past three years for the WHOI/Brown CTD in the Moored Array Program. Comparison is made with classical methods of hydrography for stations obtained in the ...
  • Warm water pathways in the northeastern North Atlantic ACCE RAFOS float data report November 1996 - November 1999 

    Furey, Heather H.; Bower, Amy S.; Richardson, Philip L. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2001-11)
    This is the final data report of all acoustically tracked RAFOS float data collected by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in 1996-1999 during the Atlantic Climate Change Experiment (ACCE). The RAFOS float component ...
  • Water samplers for open ocean tracer release experiments 

    Donoghue, Terence; Ledwell, James R.; Doherty, Kenneth W. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1998-12)
    Conventional "spot" sampling of patchy distributions of oceanic constituents can lead to sampling errors. Interpretation of results based on data of disparate temporal or spatial resolution can be difficult or impossible. ...
  • The West Falmouth oil spill 

    Blumer, M.; Sass, J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1972-04)
    A spill of 650,000 to 700,000 1iters of #2 fuel oil in Buzzards Bay, Mass., USA, on September 16, 1969, has severely polluted the coastal waters, the marshes, the offshore sediments and the shell fish resources of Falmouth ...
  • The West Falmouth oil spill : persistence of the pollution eight months after the accident 

    Blumer, M.; Sass, J.; Souza, G.; Sanders, Howard L.; Grassle, J. Frederick; Hampson, George R. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1970-09)
    A spill of 650,000-700,000 liters of #2 fuel oil has contaminated the coastal areas of Buzzards Bay, Mass. The present report summarizes the results of our continuing chemical and biological study which were available at ...
  • Western Arctic Shelf-Basin Interactions Experiment : processing and calibration of moored profiler data from the Beaufort Shelf Edge mooring array 

    Fratantoni, Paula S.; Zimmermann, Sarah; Pickart, Robert S.; Swartz, Marshall (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2006-12)
    A high-resolution mooring array was deployed at the edge of the continental shelf in the Beaufort Sea as a part of the western Arctic Shelf-Basin Interactions Program, a multidisciplinary experiment that was designed to ...