WATER TEMPERATURE, SALINITY, and CURRENT VELOCITIES collected using RVIB Oden and RVIB Araon in the Amundsen Sea from 2010-02-15 to 2014-01-24 (NCEI Accession 0163357)


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            title:  WATER TEMPERATURE, SALINITY, and CURRENT VELOCITIES collected using RVIB Oden and RVIB Araon in the Amundsen Sea from 2010-02-15 to 2014-01-24 (NCEI Accession 0163357)
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        abstract:  This dataset contains hydrographic data from 3 bottom-mounted moorings on the Amundsen Sea shelf from 2010-02-15 to 2014-01-24. The moorings each have an upward-looking ADCP located near the bottom to measure velocities through the water column, and varying numbers of Microcat CTD sensors on the mooring line to measure temperature and salinity.
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                            description:  The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords.
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            otherConstraints:  Cite as: Wåhlin, Anna; Assmann, Karen; Arneborg, Lars; Björk, Göran; Kalen, Ola; Darelius, Elin; Stranne, Christian; Lee, SangHoon; Kim, Tae Wan; Ha, Ho Kyung (2017). WATER TEMPERATURE, SALINITY, and CURRENT VELOCITIES collected using RVIB Oden and RVIB Araon in the Amundsen Sea from 2010-02-15 to 2014-01-24 (NCEI Accession 0163357). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/archive/accession/0163357. Accessed [date].
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                description:  NCEI Accession 0163357 v1.1 was published.
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                  DateTime:  2017-06-19T18:17:53Z
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                description:  Data Type: CURRENT - SPEED - SOUTH COMPONENT [CURRENT SPEED - NORTH/SOUTH COMPONENT (V)] (measured); Units: m/s; Observation Type: in situ; Sampling Instrument: ADCP.
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            description:  Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler The Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP) measures currents beneath a ship while underway. Sound signals sent from the moving ship bounce back to receivers aboard the ship. This provides a profile of water movement relative to the ship-precise modern navigation, allowing the ship's motion to be subtracted from the data. These devices are also used on moorings and profilers and, along with acoustic backscattering, measure animal biomass. Particles in the path of the sound waves, mostly plankton, reflect a small part of the sound energy back toward receivers, allowing researchers to make remote estimates of the sizes and numbers of animals present in the water column. Before the 1970's, the most technologically advanced instrument used to measure water velocity was known as a Doppler speed log. This evolved into the first commercial ADCP, produced in the mid-1970's, which used averaging. Later in the 1970's, the first vessel-mounted ADCP was developed to measure water velocity more accurately and to allow measurement in range cells over a depth profile. As instruments evolved, so did new techniques in Doppler signal processing. Initially, Doppler speed logs used simple analog signal processing methods, which are still used in some commercial speed logs today. However, the first ADCPs incorporated analog-to-digital signal conversion over a narrow communication bandwidth. Around 1990, this technique was developed into broadband signal processing. Since then, broadband ADCPs have been able to generate very accurate, real-time velocity measurements.
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                code:  Araon
            description:  Platform Class : 31 Research vessel Commissioned Date : 2009 Built : 2009 IMO : 9490935 MMSI: 441619000 Current Length : 109.5 Notes : Icebreaker Information Sources : http://www.go-ship.org/Docs/AraonBrochure.pdf https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RV_Araon http://www.shipspotting.com/gallery/photo.php?lid=1767563 https://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/details/ships/shipid:674189/mmsi:441619000/imo:9490935/vessel:ARAON
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