Airborne Ocean Surveys of the Loop Current Complex From NOAA WP-3D in Support of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

  1. Yonggang Liu,
  2. Amy Macfadyen,
  3. Zhen-Gang Ji and
  4. Robert H. Weisberg
  1. Lynn K. L. K. Shay,
  2. Benjamin B. Jaimes,
  3. Jodi K. J. K. Brewster,
  4. Patrick P. Meyers,
  5. E. Claire E. C. Mccaskill,
  6. Eric E. Uhlhorn,
  7. Frank F. Marks,
  8. George R. G. R. Halliwell Jr.,
  9. Ole Martin O. M. Smedstad and
  10. Patrick P. Hogan

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2011GM001101

Monitoring and Modeling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: A Record-Breaking Enterprise

Monitoring and Modeling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: A Record-Breaking Enterprise

How to Cite

Shay, L. K. L. K., Jaimes, B. B., Brewster, J. K. J. K., Meyers, P. P., Mccaskill, E. C. E. C., Uhlhorn, E. E., Marks, F. F., Halliwell, G. R. G. R., Smedstad, O. M. O. M. and Hogan, P. P. (2011) Airborne Ocean Surveys of the Loop Current Complex From NOAA WP-3D in Support of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, in Monitoring and Modeling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: A Record-Breaking Enterprise (eds Y. Liu, A. Macfadyen, Z.-G. Ji and R. H. Weisberg), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2011GM001101

Author Information

  1. Rosenstiel School Of Marine And Atmospheric Science, Division Of Meteorology And Physical Oceanography, University Of Miami, Miami, Florida, Usa

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904856

Online ISBN: 9781118666753

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Keywords:

  • Loop Current;
  • Deepwater Horizon ;
  • airborne oceanography;
  • eddy Franklin;
  • temperature;
  • HYCOM

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Airborne Ocean Surveys

  • Observed Oceanic Variability

  • Models and Data Assimilation

  • Summary