Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Laser Raman Spectroscopy
Research/Data

We have developed and deployed a laser Raman spectrometer (DORISS - Deep Ocean Raman In Situ Spectrometer) and a Precision Underwater Positioner (PUP) in the deep ocean. These instruments are deployed from MBARI's remotely operated vehicles ROVs.

Deployments

September 27/28, 2004

R/V Point Lobos, ROV Ventana

Monterey Bay

July 10-25, 2004

R/V Western Flyer, ROV Tiburon

Gorda Ridge, Hydrate Ridge

March 17/18/19/21, 2004

R/V Point Lobos, ROV Ventana

Monterey Bay

December 16-18, 2003

R/V Western Flyer, ROV Tiburon

Monterey Bay

November 5/7/10, 2003

R/V Point Lobos, ROV Ventana

Monterey Bay

August 20-22/25, 2003

R/V Point Lobos, ROV Ventana

Monterey Bay

April 21-May 11, 2003

R/V Western Flyer, ROV Tiburon

Gulf of California

October 16, 2002

R/V Point Lobos, ROV Ventana

Monterey Bay

August 22/23, 2002

R/V Point Lobos, ROV Ventana

Monterey Bay

June 12/13, 2002

R/V Point Lobos, ROV Ventana

Monterey Bay

April 29-May 2, 2002

R/V Western Flyer, ROV Tiburon

Monterey Bay

April 16-20, 2002

R/V Western Flyer, ROV Tiburon

Monterey Bay

April 1-5, 2002

R/V Western Flyer, ROV Tiburon

Monterey Bay

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Last updated: Feb. 05, 2009
Questions? Comments? Please contact Edward Peltzer.