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Cabled Array Webinar Dec 1

Cabled Array staff will provide an overview of the Cabled Array infrastructure currently deployed as well as engineering specifics including connectors, communication capabilities, testing procedures, and general timeline. The goal of the webinar is to provide researchers interested in adding instrumentation-infrastructure onto the Cabled Array the information required to submit an NSF proposal, which includes… Read more Cabled Array Webinar Dec 1

Ancillary research on Oct/Nov Pioneer-9 maintenance Cruise

From Al Plueddemann at WHOI I want to alert you to the possibility of conducting ancillary activities during down-time (e.g. overnight) on the Pioneer fall cruise (Pioneer-9). This is an open opportunity, per the NSF/OOI guidelines: https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Foceanobservatories.org%2Finformation-for-researchers&data=01%7C01%7Clatkinso%40odu.edu%7C13b61611be5b4536a6b908d4e26702c9%7C48bf86e811a24b8a8cb368d8be2227f3%7C0&sdata=cvlg8o7y7KZy21SG7AnqMPgpuTNhuVAcVFR4snxdH4k%3D&reserved=0 so feel free to pass this information on to others. As is probably obvious, the ancillary activities would be on… Read more Ancillary research on Oct/Nov Pioneer-9 maintenance Cruise

OOI Visions 17 Cruise

The OOI research cruise to do maintenance on instruments off Oregon and Washington and at the Axial Seamount in on line at the ‘live’ tab on  LINK The student blogs under the ‘education’ tab are great reading.  

NOPP – Cubesats, SST and ocean sensors

The National Ocean Partnership Program announces a funding opportunity that focuses on the following: Topic 1. CubeSat Sensors for Investigating Littoral Ocean & Atmospheric Dynamics Topic 2. Improved & Routine Production, Stewardship and Application of the Group for High Resolution Sea Surface Temperature (GHRSST) Data Topic 3. In-situ Ocean Sensor Research & Technology Development 3A. Power Reduction and/or Miniaturization of In-situ Ocean… Read more NOPP – Cubesats, SST and ocean sensors

NSF / OCE update on the Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI)

Dear Colleagues: As part of its continuing commitment to ensuring the most efficient use of its resources, and consistent with recommendations in the National Academy of Sciences’ 2015 report “Sea Change: Decadal Survey of Ocean Sciences 2015-2025”, the Division of Ocean Sciences (OCE) is working with the Consortium for Ocean Leadership (COL) to focus the… Read more NSF / OCE update on the Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI)