Zachariah R. Hallock
Data are Public
After reviewing my e-mail exchanges with you and others in your group I don't think that I required encryption. In any case, certainly make the KERE data public. Recall, however, my caveats on salinity accuracies in the below message.
At 9:45 AM 4/9/98, Zack Hallock wrote:
>I would be glad to provide you with a copy of our CTD data profiles from KERE.
>It was a one-time section under a TOPEX descending groundtrack just west of
>Honshu, in summer 1992. The KERE hydrographic work is described in these two
> Shiller, A. M., W. J. Teague and Z. R. Hallock (1996), Deep Water
> Properties near 35 N, 143 E Observed During the Kuroshio
> Extension Regional Experiment, J. Geophys. Res., 101 (C7),
> Teague, W. J., A. M. Shiller and Z. R. Hallock (1994): Hydrographic
> section across the Kuroshio near 35N, 143E. J. Geophys. Res.,
>One cautionary note: due to a salinometer malfunction, the accuracy of the
>salinities rely on one pre-cruise calibration of the CTD probes used and
>are stated as "within spec" for the Niel Brown Mark III. I think this means
>within 0.005 PSU.
>I can provide you with ASCII files via FTP. We don't have the staff to convert
>to a special format. I would only ask that if an investigator wishes to
>publish something on our data that he/she contact me or Bill Teague first,
>to explore possible collaborations, etc.