01 October 2008 to 23 January 2009
This database contains the data of satellite-tracked surface drifters released in the Ligurian Sea as part of the MREA08 project. More details can be found on the MREA08 main page.
was designed to facilitate access to the data. Individual plots
and time-series), a master table,
as well as a short description of the drifter systems and of the
data processing, are easily accessible
standard HTML documents, and can be visualized using a web viewer such
as Netscape 7.1 or similar. The edited and interpolated/filtered
drifter data are also provided in
ASCII and MATLAB binary files, respectively.
This product is the collective work of Riccardo Gerin and Pierre-Marie Poulain. Funding was principally provided by the Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), the Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV) and by the Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale (OGS).