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General
Data set name

MEDRIFF : HEAT FLOW DATA FROM THE MEDITERRANEAN RIDGE

Data holding centreIFREMER / GM-MARINE GEOSCIENCES
CountryFrance  France
ProjectMEDRIFF(MEDRIFF)
Time period10/12/93 --> 16/06/94
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Eastern Mediterranean, Mediterranean Ridge, south of Crete

Observations 
Parameters

Electrical conductivity of the water column; Heat fluxes between the water column and the atmosphere; Bathymetry and Elevation; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Thermistor chains

Description 
Summary

Study of the thermal structure of the Mediterranean Ridge. Detection along the faults of thermal anomalies due to the migration of fluids associated with the deformation of the ridge.

OriginatorsIFREMER / GM-MARINE GEOSCIENCES
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 identifierGM0004
Global identifier4692
Last revised2011-01-24