Lagrangian Submesoscale Experiment (LASER) Lagrangian float

Consortium for Advanced Research on Transport of Hydrocarbon in the Environment II (CARTHE II)

DOI:
10.7266/N7610XQ6
 
UDI:
R4.x265.237:0008
Last Update:
Mar 06 2017 22:33 UTC
 
Dataset Author(s):
Eric D'Asaro, Andrey Shcherbina
Point of Contact:
D'Asaro, Eric
University of Washington / Applied Physics Laboratory
1013 NE 40th Str Box 355640
Seattle, Washington  98105
USA
dasaro@apl.washington.edu
Funding Source:
RFP-IV
Data Collection Period:
2016-01-26 to 2016-02-12

Identified Submitted In-Review Available
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Suggested Citation:

Eric D'Asaro, Andrey Shcherbina. 2018. Lagrangian Submesoscale Experiment (LASER) Lagrangian float. Distributed by: Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative Information and Data Cooperative (GRIIDC), Harte Research Institute, Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi. doi:10.7266/N7610XQ6

Abstract:

A Lagrangian float equipped with pressure, temperature, salinity and velocity sensors was deployed during the LASER experiment in the northern Gulf of Mexico in January-February 2016.

Purpose:

Measure ocean boundary layer and submesoscale eddy properties.

Theme Keywords:

Turbulence, Mixing, Stratification

File Format:

netCDF, mesa, txt

Filename:

LASER_LagrangianFloat.zip (3.94 GB)

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Lagrangian Submesoscale Experiment (LASER) Lagrangian float



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      R4.x265.237-0008-metadata.xml
  Language: 
      eng; USA
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    Responsible party: 
      Individual name: 
          Eric D'Asaro
      Organisation name: 
          University of Washington / Applied Physics Laboratory
      Position name: 
          Professor
      Contact info: 
        Contact: 
          Phone: 
            Telephone: 
              Voice: 
                  2066852982
              Facsimile: 
          Address: 
            Address: 
              Delivery point: 
                  1013 NE 40th Str
                  Box 355640
              City: 
                  Seattle
              Administrative area: 
                  Washington
              Postal code: 
                  98105
              Country: 
                  USA
              Electronic mail address: 
                  dasaro@apl.washington.edu
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      2018-08-11T13:28:00+00:00
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      ISO 19115-2:2009(E)
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      https://data.gulfresearchinitiative.org/metadata/R4.x265.237:0008
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Identification info: Data identification: Citation: Citation: Title: Lagrangian Submesoscale Experiment (LASER) Lagrangian float Alternate title: LASER Float Date: Date: Date: 2018-08-11 Date type: Date type code: publication Identifier: Identifier: Code: Anchor: xlink: https://dx.doi.org/10.7266/N7610XQ6 title: DOI doi:10.7266/N7610XQ6 Abstract: A Lagrangian float equipped with pressure, temperature, salinity and velocity sensors was deployed during the LASER experiment in the northern Gulf of Mexico in January-February 2016. Purpose: Measure ocean boundary layer and submesoscale eddy properties. Status: Progress code: completed Point of contact: Responsible party: Individual name: Eric D'Asaro Organisation name: University of Washington / Applied Physics Laboratory Position name: Professor Contact info: Contact: Phone: Telephone: Voice: 2066852982 Facsimile: Address: Address: Delivery point: 1013 NE 40th Str Box 355640 City: Seattle Administrative area: Washington Postal code: 98105 Country: USA Electronic mail address: dasaro@apl.washington.edu Role: Role code: pointOfContact Descriptive keywords: Keywords: Keyword: Turbulence Keyword: Mixing Keyword: Stratification Type: Keyword type code: theme Descriptive keywords: Keywords: Keyword: Gulf of Mexico Keyword: DeSoto Canyon Keyword: Mississippi Type: Keyword type code: place Resource constraints: title: Cite As Constraints: Use limitation: Eric D'Asaro, Andrey Shcherbina. 2018. Lagrangian Submesoscale Experiment (LASER) Lagrangian float. 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Aggregation Info: AggregateInformation: Aggregate Data Set Name: title: Related Publication Citation Citation: Title: D’Asaro, E. A., Shcherbina, A. Y., Klymak, J. M., Molemaker, J., Novelli, G., Guigand, C. M., … Özgökmen, T. M. (2018). Ocean convergence and the dispersion of flotsam. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 201718453. doi:10.1073/pnas.1718453115 Date: inapplicable Aggregate Data Set Identifier: title: Related Publication DOI Identifier: Code: Anchor: xlink: https://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1718453115 title: DOI doi:10.1073/pnas.1718453115 Association Type: Association type code: crossReference Language: eng; USA Topic category: Topic category code: oceans Extent: Extent: Geographic element: Geographic bounding box: West bound longitude: -88.54608 East bound longitude: -87.41449 South bound latitude: 28.61009 North bound latitude: 29.3501 Geographic element: BoundingPolygon: Polygon: gml:Curve: gml:segments: gml:LineStringSegment: gml:posList: 29.13921 -88.54608 29.3501 -87.8869 29.19677 -87.41449 28.76429 -87.41449 28.61009 -88.17255 29.13921 -88.54608 Temporal element: Temporal extent: Extent: Time period: Description: ground condition Begin date: 2016-01-26 End date: 2016-02-12 Supplemental Information: Date/time (UTC), position (longitude/latitude, decimal degrees), pressure (db), temperature (C), salinity (PSU), velocity (m/s), buoyancy piston position (cc) The pressure sensor was located about halfway in between the two sensors, specifically 22” below the intake for the top CTD.|see D'Asaro, E., 2003: Performance of Autonomous Lagrangian Floats. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 20, 896–911, doi: 10.1175/1520-0426(2003)020>0896:POALF>2.0.CO;2.|The float carried a Nortek Signature ADCP with 5 beams at 1MHz working in both High Resolution Pulse/Pulse coherent mode and broadband mode.|Temperature/Salinity and pressure are sampled at about 30 second rate at both ends of the 1.4m long float. Nortek ADCP sampling is complex with a base rate of 1 Hz as documented in the metadata.||
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Distribution info: Distribution: Distributor: Distributor: Distributor contact: Responsible party: Organisation name: Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative Information and Data Cooperative (GRIIDC) Contact info: Contact: Phone: Telephone: Voice: 3618253604 Address: Address: Delivery point: 6300 Ocean Drive City: Corpus Christi Administrative area: TX Postal code: 78412 Country: USA Electronic mail address: griidc@gomri.org Online Resource: Online Resource: Linkage: URL: https://data.gulfresearchinitiative.org Role: Role code: distributor Distributor format: Format: Name: netCDF, mesa, txt Version: inapplicable File decompression technique: zip Distributor transfer options: Digital transfer options: Transfer size: 3943.1456 Online: Online Resource: Linkage: URL: https://data.gulfresearchinitiative.org/data/R4.x265.237:0008 Protocol: https Name: Data Landing Page Description: GRIIDC dataset landing page Function: Online function code: information
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