[Location: Location_Category='CONTINENT', Location_Type='ANTARCTICA', Detailed_Location='Vestfold Hills']
Temperature-density, temperature-conductivity and conductivity-density relationships for marine-derived saline lake waters.Entry ID: AADC-00078
Abstract: This dataset is a record of the data in the ANARE Research Notes 78: Temperature-density, temperature-conductivity and conductivity-density relationships for marine-derived saline lake waters. Authors: John A.E. Gibson, John M. Ferris and Harry R. Burton.
Abstract per ANARE 78: Equations, determined using water samples from marine-derived saline lakes in Vestfold Hills, Antarctica, relating ... sigma T [=(density-1000) kg/m^3 at temperature between -15 degrees C and 40 degrees C to sigma 20, electrical conductivity at temperatures from -15 degrees C to 20 degrees C to conductivity at 0 degrees C, and sigma 20 to electrical conductivity at 0 degrees C are given. These relationships allow in situ sigma T to be calculated from in situ electrical conductivity and temperature data.
Fields in this data set are:
Sample Source (ie Lake Name and Depth)
sigma 20 and quadratic coefficients
Comparison of sigma T using temperature-density relationships
Comparison of conductivities calculated
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Gibson, J.A.E.
Dataset Title: Temperature-density, temperature-conductivity and conductivity-density relationships for marine-derived saline lake waters.
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2003-03-24
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data CentreOnline Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/metadata_redirect.cfm?md=/AMD...
Start Date: 1985-12-01Stop Date: 1987-12-31
Quality The dates provided in temporal coverage are approximate only.
Access Constraints The dataset is available for download from the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=AADC-00078 when using these data.
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 5.7 KB
Distribution Format: .xls
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 3 6226 7488
Fax: +61 3 6226 2973
Email: John.gibson at utas.edu.au
IASOS Private Bag 77 University of Tasmania
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3157
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: sarah.park at aad.gov.au
203 Channel Highway Australian Antarctic Division
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Gibson, J.A.E., Ferris, J.M. and Burton, H.R. (1990), Temperature-density, temperature-conductivity and conductivity-density relationships for marine-derived saline lake waters., ANARE Research Notes Number, 78, Australian Antarctic Division, Hobart
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-03-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18