The University-National Oceanographic Laboratory System (UNOLS) hosted a recent workshop in Portland, OR focused on the current and future science that can be addressed by the extensive OOI infrastructure operational in the Northeast Pacific.
Our busy Summer is setting up to transition right into a busy Fall! In this month’s newsletter, as always, you can review a few of our many recent highlights – community workshop, maintenance cruises continue, and a new OOI Data Portal is available for use. Check it out!
Over the last month we have been working on improving and streamlining the OOI User Interface based on your feedback. As of this morning, the new user interface officially replaced the old one on ooinet.oceanobservatories.org.
On Sunday Sept. 18, the R/V Atlantis set sail off the coast of Oregon and Washington for a 17-day Operations and Maintenance cruise of the OOI Coastal Endurance Array. During this cruise, the OOI team led by Oregon State University (OSU) will recover and redeploy six surface moorings as well as the Washington Offshore Profiler Mooring […]
Letter from the Director OOI User Community and Colleagues, Our busy summer continues across the full range of the OOI program. In this month’s newsletter, as always, you can review a few of our many recent highlights. One key update is that we have now gone “live” with our updated and improved User Interface. Give […]
OOI User Community and Colleagues, We have been working on some improvements and streamlining of the OOI User Interface. Changes have been made to the format and functionality of the initial landing page, platform information pages, plotting capabilities, and data catalog. Hopefully these changes result in improved usefulness of the site and upgraded ability of […]
Scientists and engineers from the OOI Marine Implementing Organizations (MIOs) and the OOI Data Team are gearing up to present at the 2016 MTS/IEEE Oceans conference in Monterey Bay, CA September 19 – 22, 2016. The event is set to draw an international audience of more than 2,000 attendees. The conference will center around presentations […]
In July, the OOI CGSN operations team completed another “refresh” of the Pioneer glider fleet. The nominal lifetime for OOI coastal gliders (battery limited) is 90 days. The fleet is refreshed by recovery of exhausted gliders and deployment of refurbished gliders with fresh batteries. The Coastal Pioneer Array is designed to have 6 Coastal Gliders […]
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), the Marine Implementing Organization for the OOI Coastal Pioneer and Global Arrays has created a photo tour of their journey with the OOI from the development and design of these arrays to the completion of construction.
Letter from the Director OOI User Community and Colleagues, I’d like to take some time this month to highlight two current focus areas for the program, and also to put in a “plug” for our upcoming Community Workshop in September. The fact that you’re reading this newsletter means you’ve accessed the OOI website. You’ve probably […]