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Data set name

CURRENT METER TIME SERIES IN W-MEDITERRANEAN

Data holding centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
CountryFrance  France
ProjectMEDITERRANEAN TARGETED PROJECT MTP II-MATER(MATER)
Time period1996-1999
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Mediterranean Sea Western Basin

Observations 
Parameters

Electrical conductivity of the water column; Vertical velocity of the water column (currents); Salinity of the water column; Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents); Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Current meters

Description 
Summary

Archiving and dissemination of current meter time series collected in the Western Mediterranean during the MTP II-MATER experiment

OriginatorsBarcelona University (UB), Department of Stratigraphy, Paleontology and Marine Geosciences
Laboratory of Oceanography and Climate : Experiments and numerical Approaches - UMR 7159
Las Palmas University. Department of Physics (ULPGC)
Malaga University (UMA). Applied Physics departament II
UNIVERSITY OF PERPIGNAN / CEFREM
References

TAUPIER-LEPAGE I. (1996) Measurement of currents in the mediterranean. Handbook of Method Protocols for the quality, Assurance in the Mediterranean Targeted project, 1996, TURLEY C. Ed., 1996

Data web sitehttp://www.ifremer.fr/sismer/program/mater
Availability 
OrganisationIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactFICHAUT Michèle
Address

IFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
IFREMER Centre de Bretagne ZI Pointe du diable CS 10070
PLOUZANE

29280
France

Telephone+33(0)2 98 22 46 43
Facsimile+33 (0)2 98.22.46.44
Emailmichele.fichaut@ifremer.fr
Administration 
Collating centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
Local identifierSTCMMT
Global identifier4559
Last revised2011-01-24