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Data set name

GEOTHERMAL DATABASE - Geothermal data sets collected by IFREMER

Data holding centreIFREMER / GM-MARINE GEOSCIENCES
CountryFrance  France
ProjectMEDRIFF(MEDRIFF)
Time period1989 onward
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Mediterranean Sea, Caribbean Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Electrical conductivity of the water column; Heat fluxes between the water column and the atmosphere; Other fluxes between the bed and the water column; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Thermistor chains

Description 
Summary

Geothermal data sets collected by the Geology-Geophysics Department of IFREMER in the frame of several international projects (ODP, MAST)

OriginatorsIFREMER / GM-MARINE GEOSCIENCES
References

FOUCHER J.P., Le PICHON X., LALLEMANT S., HOBART M.A., HENRY P., BENEDETTI M., (1995) Heat flow, Tectonics, and Fluid Circulation at the Toe of the Barbados Ridge Accretionary Prism. J. Geophys. Res., 95, 8859-8867., 1995; ANON (1989) Handbook of seafloor heat flow. CRC Press Ed., 1989., 1989

Availability 
OrganisationIFREMER / GM-MARINE GEOSCIENCES
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactFOUCHER Jean-Paul
Address

IFREMER / GM-MARINE GEOSCIENCES
IFREMER Centre de Bretagne ZI Pointe du diable CS 10070
PLOUZANE

29280
France

Telephone+33(0)2 98 22 42 69
Facsimile+33(0)2 98.22.45.70
Emailjean.paul.foucher@ifremer.fr
Administration 
Collating centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
Local identifierGMTHER
Global identifier4686
Last revised2011-01-24