Current projects

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2001 Projects

 


For descriptions of MBARI research projects, see the online versions of the MBARI Annual Report.

  • Benthic processes
    • Greenhouse gases 
    • Benthic biology 
    • ROAVERRS (Research on Atmospheric Variability and Ecosystem Response in the Ross Sea, Antarctica) 
    • Chemical fluxes
    • Geochemistry of ocean crust 
    • Submarine volcanism 
    • Tectonics of Monterey Bay 
    • Long-term seismic observatory in Monterey Bay
    • Continental margin development 
    • Genetics of Monterey Canyon Beggiatoa
    • Hawaiian Expedition 2001
    • Molecular ecology of marine organisms
    • Ridge observatory development 
    • Canyon dynamics – science proposal 
  • Midwater research
    • Midwater ecology
    • Genetics and population analysis 
    • Impact of artificial white light on marine organisms
    • Krill at the edge of Monterey Canyon (Hamner)
  • Upper ocean biogeochemistry
    • DNA probes 
    • Picoplankton 
    • Biogeochemical responses 
    • Equatorial Pacific moorings 
    • NOPP/OSCOPE 
    • Inorganic carbon 
    • Iron regulation of ocean ecosystems
    • Temporal variation of nutrients in the upper ocean
    • SOFEX
    • MUSE data analysis
    • Nutrient monitoring in estuaries
  • MBARI ocean observing systems (MOOS)
    • Dorado (MBARI Autonomous Underwater Vehicle)
    • Canyon dynamics experiment 
    • Instrumentation software infrastructure
    • MOOS mooring system 
    • New mooring controller
    • NEPTUNE 
    • MOOS data management
  • New in situ instruments
    • Environmental Sample Processor: applications and tech transfer
    • Chemical sensor program 
    • Laser Raman spectrometer for deep-sea studies
    • SideARM application-specific hardware
    • Quantifying sediment gas
    • Seafloor mapping
  • Remotely operated vehicle enhancements and upgrades
    • Precision control 
    • Tiburon power boost 
    • Tiburon technology transfer 
    • Vibracore transition to Tiburon 
    • Quantitative video technology 
    • HDTV upgrade on Ventana 
    • Tiburon software upgrades 
    • Ventana control system upgrade 
    • Systems integration on Western Flyer/Tiburon 
    • Arcview installation on Western Flyer/Tiburon
    • Navigation waypoint management system development
    • Camera training for scientists 
  • Information dissemination and outreach
    • Video annotation and reference system
    • ROV data visualization
    • Data manager support 
    • ROV & shipboard CTD 
    • ROV & shipboard navigation
    • ROV video annotation 
    • Mooring data management 
    • Monterey Bay Aquarium/MBARI joint projects 
    • Short course on marine robotics 
    • Demonstrating MBARI’s probe technology
  • Infrastructure support
    • Mooring maintenance
    • Marine operations divisional support