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R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer NBP0908 - Collaborative Research: Dynamics and Transport of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current in Drake Passage
Entry ID: NBP0908


Summary
Abstract: The NSF-supported research icebreaker Nathaniel B. Palmer operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic disciplines.

This data set consists of underway data from leg NBP0908 on the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer. This leg started at Punta Arenas, Chile and ended at Punta Arenas, Chile.

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Description: Expedition Data


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Description: NSF Award Abstract #06-36493

Parent DIF
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AMBS


Geographic Coverage
 N: -52.7144 S: -67.85187  E: -59.1378  W: -70.0259

 Min Altitude: 0  Max Altitude: 0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-11-19
Stop Date: 2009-12-19


Location Keywords
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > Drake Passage
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR
VERTICAL LOCATION > SEA FLOOR


Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION >INCOMING SOLAR RADIATION    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE >SURFACE TEMPERATURE >AIR TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >ICEBERGS    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE EXTENT    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICEBERGS    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >SEA ICE CONCENTRATION    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >BATHYMETRY    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >WATER DEPTH    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE GEOPHYSICS    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE GEOPHYSICS >MARINE GRAVITY FIELD    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN ACOUSTICS >ACOUSTIC REFLECTIVITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN ACOUSTICS >ACOUSTIC SCATTERING    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN ACOUSTICS >ACOUSTIC VELOCITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN OPTICS >FLUORESCENCE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN PRESSURE >WATER PRESSURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >WATER TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >CONDUCTIVITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >SALINITY    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GRAVITY/GRAVITATIONAL FIELD >GRAVITATIONAL FIELD    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GRAVITY/GRAVITATIONAL FIELD >GRAVITY    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >INFRARED WAVELENGTHS >INFRARED RADIANCE    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >VISIBLE WAVELENGTHS >VISIBLE RADIANCE    [Definition]


Platform
R/V NBP >R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer    [Information]


Instrument
CTD >Conductivity, Temperature, Depth    [Information]
GRAVIMETERS    [Information]
PRESSURE SENSORS
WATER BOTTLES
GPS >Global Positioning System    [Information]
MSBS >Multibeam Swath Bathymetry System    [Information]


Project
NSF/PLR >Division of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation    [Information]
AMBS >Antarctic Multibeam Bathymetry & Geophysical Synthesis    [Information]


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
Marine Geoscience Data System, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.marine-geo.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: MARINE GEOSCIENCE DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM DATA MANAGER
Email: info at marine-geo.org
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA

Joint Archive for Shipboard Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler Center, Oceanography Dept., School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology, University of Hawaii    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://ilikai.soest.hawaii.edu/sadcp/

Data Center Personnel
Name: TERESA CHERESKIN
Phone: (858) 534-1293
Email: tchereskin at ucsd.edu
Contact Address:
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Mail Code 0230
9500 Gilman Drive
City: La Jolla
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 92093
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: Online HTTP
Fees: None


Personnel
TERESA CHERESKIN
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: (858) 534-1293
Email: tchereskin at ucsd.edu
Contact Address:
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Mail Code 0230
9500 Gilman Drive
City: La Jolla
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 92093
Country: USA


Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-05-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-05-10



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