Summer Surface Hydrographic Measurements in the Laptev Sea, 1980 to 2000Entry ID: ARCSS099
Abstract: The data set compiled here consists of surface hydrographic data, including temperature and salinity, from the Laptev Sea. Data were collected during the summers of 1980 to 2000. The Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute (AARI) in St. Petersburg collected the data through a Russian-German collaboration. Researchers used different thermometers and salinometers during the study, with minimum accuracy within 0.05 degrees C or 0.05 psu. Temperature and salinity were measured within the surface layer (<1 m depth). Because of restrictions in the release of data within the Russian Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), and as specified in the original proposal, data have been interpolated to a regular grid. Data are in ASCII format, and are available via FTP.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Hajo Eicken, Andrey Proshutinsky
Dataset Title: Summer Surface Hydrographic Measurements in the Laptev Sea, 1980 to 2000
Dataset Release Date: 2004-09-15
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/arcss099.html
Start Date: 1980-08-20Stop Date: 2000-09-15
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Format: ASCII
Email: hajo.eicken at gi.alaska.edu
Geophysical Institute University of Alaska Fairbanks PO Box 757320
Province or State: AK
Postal Code: 99775-7320
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Mail Stop 29
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02543
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
National Snow and Ice Data Center CIRES, 449 UCB University of Colorado
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
1993 Expedition: Karpiy, V., N. Lebedev, and A. Ipatov. 1994. Oceanographic studies. In Russian-German Cooperation: The TRANSDRIFT I Expedition to the Laptev Sea. Berichte zur Polarforschung 151: 16-47.
1994 Expedition: Dmitrenko, I.A., V.I. Karpiy, and N.V. Lebedev. 1995. Oceanographic studies. In TRANSDRIFT II Expedition to the Laptev Sea. Berichte zur Polarforschung 182: 22-70.
1995 ... Expedition: Dmitrenko, I., L. Timokhov, P. Golovin, and N. Dmitriev. 1997. Oceanographic processes in the Laptev sea during Autumn. In The TRANSDRIFT III Expedition: Freeze-up Studies in the Laptev Sea. Berichte zur Polarforschung 248: 44-61.
2000 Expedition: Kassens, H., Bauch, H., Dmitrenko, I., Drachev, S., Grikurov, G., Thiede, J., and Tuschling, K. 2001. TRANSDRIFT VIII: Drilling in the Laptev Sea in 2000. The Nansen Icebreaker 12: 1, 8-9.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-09-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-05-11