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Data set name

PARTIAL PRESSURE OF CO2 IN THE OCEAN SURFACE WATER (LOCEAN)

Data holding centreLaboratory of Oceanography and Climate : Experiments and numerical Approaches - UMR 7159
CountryFrance  France
Time period1984 --->
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Red Sea, Indian Ocean, Indian sector of the Antarctic ocean

Observations 
Parameters

Carbon monoxide and dioxide concentrations in the atmosphere; Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column; Carbonate chemistry in sediment pore waters; Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies; Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column; Nutrient concentrations in sediment pore waters; Partial pressure (pCO2) and fugacity (fCO2) of carbon dioxide in the water column; Raw temperature and/or salinity instrument output

Instruments

Fluorometers; thermosalinographs; dissolved gas sensors; pH sensors; elemental analysers; colorimeters

Description 
Summary

PARTIAL PRESSURE OF CO2 IN THE OCEAN SURFACE WATER (LOCEAN, PARIS)

OriginatorsLaboratory of Oceanography and Climate : Experiments and numerical Approaches - UMR 7159
References

POISSON A, METZL A.N, BRUNET C, SCHAUER B, BRES B, RUIZ-PINO D et LOUANCHI F. (1992) Variability of sources and sinks of CO2 in the Indian and Southern Oceans, Jan-sept 91., Intern. Symp. on global changes (IGBP) Tokyo, 03/1992, Abs.I/IIc3,4; POISSON A., CULKIN A.F., RIDOUT P. (1990) Intercomparison of CO2 measurements., Deep Sea Research, 1990, 37,1647-1650; METZL N., BEAUVERGER C., BRUNET C. GOYET C. et POISSON A. (1991) Surface water pCO2 in the SW Indian sector of the Southern Ocean : a highly variable CO2 source/sink region in summer., Marine Chemistry, 1991, 35(1-4),85-122; GOYET C., BEAUVERGER C., BRUNET C. et POISSON A. (1991) Distribution of carbon dioxyde partial pressure in surface waters of the Southwest Indian Ocean., Tellus, 1991, 43B,1-11

Availability 
OrganisationLaboratory of Oceanography and Climate : Experiments and numerical Approaches - UMR 7159
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactBRUNET Christian
Address

Laboratory of Oceanography and Climate : Experiments and numerical Approaches - UMR 7159
UMR 7159 CNRS / IRD / Université Pierre et Marie Curie/MNHN Institut Pierre Simon Laplace - Boîte 100 4 Place Jussieu
Paris

75252
France

Telephone+33(0)1 44 27 48 68
Facsimile+33(0)1 44 27 38 05
Emailchristian.brunet@upmc.fr
Administration 
Collating centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
Local identifierLPCPCO
Global identifier4662
Last revised2007-05-14