Oden Southern Ocean 2010/2011 - Meteorological, Oceanographic and Ship Data Collected Onboard Icebreaker Oden

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish Polar Research Secretariat

Description

The 2010/11 Oden expedition to the Amundsen Sea in Antarctica was the fifth scientific expedition coordinated jointly by the National Science Foundation, the Swedish Polar Research Secretariat, and the Swedish Research Council. This was a two-ship expedition, and a rendezvous with R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer permitted the transfer of equipment and scientists.

The Swedish scientific party on Oden was devoted to studies of oceanography, the biology and chemistry of sea ice and water, the dynamics and evolution of epidemic diseases in seals, and benthic communities. The Swedes on the Palmer team studied the role of bacteria in the carbon cycle, crab predators invading warming Antarctic waters, as well as iodine, iron, and other tracers and their roles in the Amundsen Sea Polynya.

Subject area

NATURAL ENVIRONMENT (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Climate Research, Environmental Sciences, Oceanography, Hydrology and Water Resources (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)
Climatology / Meteorology / Atmosphere, Oceans (INSPIRE topic categories)

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish Polar Research Secretariat

Identifiers

SND-ID: ECDS 0204

Description

The 2010/11 Oden expedition to the Amundsen Sea in Antarctica was the fifth scientific expedition coordinated jointly by the National Science Foundation, the Swedish Polar Research Secretariat, and the Swedish Research Council. This was a two-ship expedition, and a rendezvous with R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer permitted the transfer of equipment and scientists.

The Swedish scientific party on Oden was devoted to studies of oceanography, the biology and chemistry of sea ice and water, the dynamics and evolution of epidemic diseases in seals, and benthic communities. The Swedes on the Palmer team studied the role of bacteria in the carbon cycle, crab predators invading warming Antarctic waters, as well as iodine, iron, and other tracers and their roles in the Amundsen Sea Polynya.

Language

English

Time period(s) investigated

2010-12-08 — 2011-01-16

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Southern Ocean

Unit of analysis

Time Method

Data contains personal data

No

Subject area

NATURAL ENVIRONMENT (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Climate Research, Environmental Sciences, Oceanography, Hydrology and Water Resources (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)
Climatology / Meteorology / Atmosphere, Oceans (INSPIRE topic categories)

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Meteorological, oceanographic and ship data collected on board icebreaker Oden during the Oden Southern Ocean 2010/11 expedition

Citation

Swedish Polar Research Secretariat (2018). <em>Meteorological, oceanographic and ship data collected on board icebreaker Oden during the Oden Southern Ocean 2010/11 expedition</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5879/ecds/2016-07-07.7/1">https://doi.org/10.5879/ecds/2016-07-07.7/1</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Swedish Polar Research Secretariat

Description

This data set contains meteorological, oceanographic and ship data collected during the American-Swedish expedition Oden Southern Ocean 2010/11, which was an international research cruise using the icebreaker Oden. The expedition embarked from Punta Arenas, Chile on December 8 2010 and arrived in McMurdo Januari 16 2011.Data includes meteorological variables: Air temperature, Humidity, Wind direction/speed, Atmospheric pressure.Oceanographic variables: Sea water temperature, Conductivity, Salini

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Data format / data structure

Numeric

Geospatial

Data collection

Mode of collection: Physical measurements and tests

Description of the mode of collection: Meteorological and oceanographic measurements

Time period(s) for data collection: 2010-12-08 — 2011-01-16

Collection methodology

Meteorological and oceanographic measurements

Published: 2018-06-11
Last updated: 2020-01-20