Ocean Microstructure Glider 2016 Training Course

28 Abril 2016

10-13 May, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Rockland Scientific, Teledyne Webb Research and their Spanish partner, INNOVA oceanografía litoral, have announced the inaugural Ocean Microstructure Glider Training Program (OMG 2016), scheduled for May 10 – 13th, 2016 at the “Marine Technological Service” (SITMA) within the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.

The training course is concentrated on acquisition and analysis of microstructure turbulence measurements from the Slocum Ocean Microstructure Glider.  This unique collaboration of Rockland Turbulence Scientists and TWR Glider Pilot Instructors results in a comprehensive Ocean Microstructure Glider programme spanning 3.5 days, with one day of this time dedicated to field measurements off the coast of Gran Canaria.

To ensure a limited number of trainees per instructor, spaces will be provided on a first-come, first-serve basis.  Please visit the news section of the Rockland Scientific website for the course syllabus and contact innova@oceanografialitoral.com for more information and registration details.