UK Surface Ocean - Lower Atmosphere Study (UK SOLAS)

Project 11

Measuring methanol in sea water and investigating its sources and sinks in the marine environment

Principal Investigator — Phil Nightingale, Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML).



Initial developmental work focused on sampling from the PML L4 station. The method has since been tested during two deep ocean research cruises (D320 and D325). Measurements have included

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Project overview      Cruise programme
Data centre's role      Data inventories
Data policy       Data delivery
Data submission       Other links
Data centre processing      Knowledge transfer
Final report    

Related external links

International SOLAS      Quantifying and Understanding the Earth System (QUEST)