Accession Number:

ADA624803

Title:

A Simulation Analysis of the Time-dependent Roles of Phytoplankton and CDOM in Effecting the 3-dimensional Structure of Inherent Optical Properties on the West Florida Shelf

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA SAINT PETERSBURG COLL OF MARINE SCIENCE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

Construction and validation of coupled physicalecologicalbio-optical models of phytoplankton and colored dissolved organic matter on continental shelves to predict both the time-dependent, spatially-heterogeneous inherent optical properties IOP of subsurface waters and the consequent hyperspectral water leaving radiances Lw at the surface.

Subject Categories:

  • Biological Oceanography
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE