WMO-IOC Data Buoy
Presentations at the DBCP Scientific and Technical Workshop
Weihai, China, 27 October 2014
Programme, presentations (and abstracts) made at the workshop
The Scientific and Technical (S&T) Workshop of the Data Buoy Cooperation Panel (DBCP) has become an important forum for stimulating discussion among data buoy operators, designers, and data users. This year’s workshop was held on Monday 27 October 2014 in Weihai, China, in conjunction with the 30th Session of the DBCP (Weihai, 27-31 Oct. 2014).
The interest and participation of oceanographic and marine meteorological experts in the activities of the DBCP is high. The DBCP Scientific and Technical Workshop presents an ideal opportunity for scientists, operators, and manufacturers to relate their experiences, to exchange knowledge, and to build on or learn from the innovations, developments and good practices of their peers.
The theme of the Workshop was “Buoy Science, Technology, and Instrumentation”. Presentations were be made in the following areas: (i) Marine meteorological and oceanographic instrumentation, calibration, and traceability; (ii) Technical development; (iii) Operational Enhancements; (iv) Marine Forecast and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR); and (v) Research Applications.
 Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO), USA
 Applied Physics Laboratory and School of Oceanography, University of Washington, USA
 AXYS Technologies, Inc., Canada
 Esso - National Institute Of Ocean Technology - Minstry Of Earth Sciences, Chennai India
 Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (AOML), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), USA
 Shandong Academy of Sciences Institute of Oceanographic Instrumentation (SDIOI), China
 Collecte Localisation Satellites (CLS), France
 Collecte Localisation Satellites America (CLS America), USA
 National Center of Ocean Standards and Metrology (NCOSM), China