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Data set name

DIAMIX data from the southern Baltic Sea (1999-2000)

Data holding centreInstitute of Oceanology, Polish Academy of Sciences (IO PAS)
CountryPoland  Poland
Time period1999 (27 February - 15 March); 2000 (3-16 September)
OngoingNo
Geographical area

The data set comprises measurements in the southern Baltic Sea. In 2000 the ADCP mooring was placed at 57 08' N, 19 03' E.

Observations 
Parameters

Air pressure; Air temperature; Atmospheric humidity; Electrical conductivity of the water column; Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies; Wind strength and direction; Heat fluxes between the water column and the atmosphere; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column; Acoustic backscatter in the water column

Instruments

Fluorometers; current profilers; CTD; CTD undulators; spectrophotometers

Description 
Summary

The DIAMIX (DIApycnal MIXing) project aimed at investigating wind driven vertical mixing below the pycnocline. The ADCP mooring measurements were done in the Gotland Basin near Gotland.

OriginatorsInstitute of Oceanology, Polish Academy of Sciences (IO PAS)
Availability 
OrganisationInstitute of Oceanology, Polish Academy of Sciences (IO PAS)
AvailabilityUnknown
ContactMarcin Wichorowski (Head of the Computer Centre and Data Bank)
Address

Institute of Oceanology, Polish Academy of Sciences (IO PAS)
Powstancow Warszawy 55
Sopot
Pomorskie
81-712
Poland

Telephone+48 58 5517281
Facsimile+48 58 551 21 30
Emailwichor@iopan.gda.pl
Administration 
Collating centreInstitute of Meteorology and Water Management, Maritime Branch in Gdynia (IMWM MB)
Local identifier21009010
Global identifier1690
Last revised2009-01-07