Photosynthetically Available Radiation

Reference Designator
Review Status
Review Complete
0 to 1,000m
PARAD (Photosynthetically Available Radiation)
Make / Model
Biospherical Instruments / QSP-2155

Dataset Reviews Last processed: 5/7/19, 5:21 PM

QC Check Info
Dep. Preferred Method Stream DD FD SG EG Gaps GD TS Rate (s) Pressure Comp. Time Order Valid Data Missing Data Data Comp. Missing Coords. Review
4 recovered_host 43 42 0 0 0 0 1,523,402 1 200 / 219 Complete
5 recovered_host 101 100 0 0 0 0 3,315,222 1 200 / 194 Complete
6 telemetered 236 12 1 220 2 3 7,059 60 200 / 174 1 1 Complete
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Deployment: 456

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Bad altimeter pings are apparent in many deployments of the coastal gliders. A few example plots are attached - m_water_depth plotted as semi-transparent bathymetry.

By Lori Garzio, on 5/10/19


Glider optodes typically exhibit a sensor lag of 20-25 seconds. Example attached of 3 consecutive down and up casts for CE05MOAS-GL312-04-DOSTAM000 on 7/8/2014 showing a typical measurement time lag. Profiles should be analyzed for individual time lags and data should be adjusted. OOI doesn't necessarily need to make the adjustment but users should be aware of the issue.

By Lori Garzio, on 5/14/19


sci_bsipar_par is the unscaled L0 PAR data product. The global ranges for this parameter are the same as for the scaled L1 PAR data product [0.0, 2500.0]. The global range for sci_bsipar_par should be reviewed.

By Lori Garzio, on 5/9/19

Deployment: 4

Suspect data >150 dbar

By Lori Garzio, on 5/9/19

Deployment: 6

No recovered_host data are available for download. According to Redmine ticket 12703, the glider is missing. This dataset should be annotated.

By Lori Garzio, on 5/9/19

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