CTD profile and MMS data from P-MoVE cruise

Date 2014-03-27
Author(s) Cao AnzhouORCID1, Liu CongORCID1, Chen Juan1, Li PeiliangORCID1, Song JinbaoORCID1
Affiliation(s) 1 : Ocean college, Zhejiang University, China
DOI 10.17882/74637
Publisher SEANOE
Keyword(s) Turbulence mixing rate, mesoscale eddy, MSS, CTD, Northwestern Pacific, P-MoVE
Abstract

Aimed at understanding the mesoscale eddy’s effect on the subduction and dissipation of the North Pacific Subtropical Mode Water, a field experiment namely the Pacific Mode Water Ventilation Experiment (P-MoVE) was carried out in the northwestern Pacific Ocean (Xie et al., 2013; Xu et al., 2016). During 27 March to 5 April 2014, we conducted 54 station surveys in an anticyclonic eddy (AE) and a nearby weak cyclonic eddy (CE) with a spacing of 0.25° (Figure 1). The conductivity-temperature-depth system (CTD 911plus, Sea-Bird Electronics) and microstructure probe (MSS-90, Sea & Sun Technology) were deployed to obtain temperature-salinity profiles and microscale velocity shear at these stations.

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Sensor metadata

CTD 911plus, Sea-Bird Electronics

MSS-90, Sea & Sun Technology, 1024 frequency

Data
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CTD and MMS derived turbulent mixing rate data from P-MoVE 971 KB .mat Processed data Open access
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Cao Anzhou, Liu Cong, Chen Juan, Li Peiliang, Song Jinbao (2014). CTD profile and MMS data from P-MoVE cruise. SEANOE. https://doi.org/10.17882/74637


In addition to properly cite this dataset, it would be appreciated that the following work(s) be cited too, when using this dataset in a publication :


Xu Lixiao, Li Peiliang, Xie Shang-Ping, Liu Qinyu, Liu Cong, Gao Wendian (2016). Observing mesoscale eddy effects on mode-water subduction and transport in the North Pacific. Nature Communications, 7(1), -. https://doi.org/10.1038/ncomms10505

Xie Shang-Ping (2013). Advancing climate dynamics toward reliable regional climate projections. Journal of Ocean University of China, 12(2), 191-200. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11802-013-2277-7