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

      Irish, James D.; Kerry, S.; Fucile, Paul D.; 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 ...
    • UCTD and EM/APEX measurements in support of the April 2015 AirSWOT Campaign : cruise and data report 

      Farrar, J. Thomas; Hodges, Benjamin A.; Bigorre, Sebastien P.; Galbraith, Nancy R.; Girton, James B.; Chao, Yi (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2015-12)
      AirSWOT is an aircraft mounted instrument for measuring and imaging sea surface height (SSH), and it is similar to the SWOT (Surface Water Ocean Topography) instrument that will be deployed on a satellite in 2020. A field ...
    • 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 ...
    • Undersea acoustic research 

      Spindel, Robert C. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1984-01)
      This is the final report of Contract N00014-77-C-0196 between the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and the Office of Naval Research for the contract period l January 1977 to 28 February 1983. This contract supported ...
    • 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 ...
    • Underwater imaging system performance characterization 

      Jaffe, Jules S. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1988-08)
      The correct design of underwater camera systems for viewing underwater objects is vitally important if the performance of these underwater imaging systems is to be maximized. Towards this goal, the Woods Hole Oceanographic ...
    • 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 ...
    • A vector-averaging wind recorder (VWAR) system for surface meteorological measurements in CODE (Coastal Ocean Dynamics Experiment) 

      Dean, Jerome P.; Beardsley, Robert C. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1988-05)
      As part of the Coastal Ocean Dynamics Experiment (CODE) field program, moored buoys were instrumented to measure and record wind speed and direction, air and water temperature, insolation, barometric pressure and relative ...
    • 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. Helium Isotope Laboratory data report no. 2 : Tritium and ³3He data from the beta triangle (All-107, Oct. 1979 and OC-78, March 1980) 

      Jenkins, William J.; Lott, Dempsey E.; Davis, M. W.; Boudreau, Richard D. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1985-12)
      The data incorporated in this report consists of 509 tritium and 467 helium isotope measurements made on samples collected on two cruises to the "Beta Triangle" area, an approximately 1000 km on a side triangle centered near ...
    • 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 ...