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In situ profilers (AC-S)

Location : CCGS Amundsen (Canadian Coast Guard), Central and Arctic Region, aucun local
Affiliation : Amundsen Science

Maker: Sea-Bird Scientific
Model: AC-S
First year of operation: 2013

DESCRIPTION

Sediment distribution sensor to measure the hyper- and multi-spectral absorption, scattering and backscattering coefficients, as well as particle size distribution (1.25 to 250 microns).

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Sedimentological concentration (1-800 mg/l); Particle-size distribution (1.25-500 µm)

USAGE
  • Responsible : Luc Michaud
    1045, Avenue de la Médecine, Pav. A.-Vachon, Room 3432
    (418) 656-2131 ext. 5282
    luc.michaud@arcticnet.ulaval.ca
  • Terms of use : Use after training on CGGS Amundsen or other vessels
AFFILIATIONS TO OTHER INSTALLATIONS

This equipment is affiliated with the major facility : NGCC Amundsen