by David Colbert Special thanks to Professor Curtis Collins and the crew of RV New Horizon OUTLINE Abstract Platform Description Date
Ships Company Collection Device Data Collected Observations Conclusions Questions ABSTRACT The purpose of this research project is to determine the undersea currents of the San Nicholas Basin southwest of Santa Catalina Island and San
Clemente Island. This study was conducted from the RV New Horizon using a hull mounted RDI Broadband ADCP. RV NEW HORIZON 170-foot oceanographic research vessel owned by UCSD and run by Scripps Institution of Oceanography. For the NPS, Operational Oceanography and Meteorology cruise summer 2009, there were: 12 crew 8 Oceanographer/Meteorologist 8 Students.
The ship departed Scripps Pier San Diego, CA 24, July and returned 28, July 2009 All crew, Oceanographers, students, and most Meteorologists returned. The ADCP (Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler) uses the Doppler shift to measure current speed and direction. It does this by sending a burst of sound
into the water column then measuring the echo of suspended particles carried by the currents as they pass multiple receptor cells. Echoes that are retrieved later are given as deeper recordings. The ADCP Operation: Frequency 75 (kHz) Wavelength
20mm Transducer diameter 280mm Beam width at -3dB degrees 5.0
Avg. Side lobe level 36dB SST compared to ADCP: ADCP appears slightly behind the SST data. This indicates that the ADCP is off the time sink. Circulation Patterns in the Southern California Bight
COLLECTED DATA Average 50-100 m depth currents collected by the onboard ADCP Santa Catalina San Nicholas San Clemente San Nicholas Basin
San Diego OBSERVATION Average 50-100 m Currents Predominant Current found in the Basin San Nicholas Basin
Data collected using the RDI Broadband ADCP, indicates a strong current exists at a depth of 50-100m below the surface in the San Nicholas Basin. Current flows to the north-northwest. Peak flow occurs southwest of San Clemente Island along the northeast
side of the San Nicholas Basin, at roughly 40 cm/sec. QUESTIONS ?
Step-by-Step: Turn on Widow/Orphan Control. OPEN the checking document from the data files for this lesson.. Scroll to the top of page 2 and notice the widow . experience . . . at the top of the page. On page...
Schools of Legal Thought. Legal Realism. Law is not simply a result of the written law, but a product of the views of judicial decision makers, as well as social, economic, and contextual influences. Strongly influenced the "sociological school" of...
The Venure-Newberg-Perini v. IWCC2010 MR 509. Circuit Court Seventh Judicial Circuit, Sangamon County, 8-28-11. Undisputed facts "Misapplied the law to the facts…decision of the Commission is improper as a matter of law…decision of Arbitrator denying the claim is reinstated."
In four or five sentences, summarize existentialism, its major writers, and its common themes. In three to four sentences write a summary for The Stranger and, if part of your topic, The Truman Show as they relates to your thesis...
Eye-level angle. At eye-level... of course. Creates an equal level relationship. Low angle. Looks up at the subject. Creates the impression that the subject is powerful or strong. Can be used to make the viewer feel small or vulnerable. ......
Emergent Nationalism in the Middle East Arab Nationalism and the Suez Crisis OVERVIEW In this lesson we examine: The background of Arab nationalism Nasser and 'Pan-Arabism' International involvement in the Suez Crisis Factors for long-term conflict At the beginning of...
Livable Streets are healthy. They get people physically active, which leads to healthier residents including students, workers. Livable Streets promote transportation choices. For those who can not or choose not to drive, Livable streets provide a safe space for non-motorized...
Ready to download the document? Go ahead and hit continue!