Monterey Bay 2006 field experiments MB2006 Monterey Bay 06 MB06
Presentations and seminars

During the MB 06 experiment, researchers will be giving informal talks and seminars about their research. The public is welcome at these seminars, which will be held in the Pacfic Forum at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute in Moss Landing unless otherwise noted. Additional seminars will be added to this list as the experiment progresses. For more information on these seminars, contact Kim Fulton-Bennett at 831-775-1835 or

Subject Speaker Date Time
Cooperative control and mobile sensor networks in the ocean Naomi Leonard
(Princeton University)
Aug 1 2:00 pm

MB2006: What we learned from AOSN 2003 and what is new in 2006

Jim Bellingham
Mike Godin
(Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute)
Aug 2 10:30 am
Overview of the ASAP experiment Steve Ramp,
(Naval Postgraduate School)
Aug 8 1:00 pm
New Observations of Ocean Response to a Hurricane Thomas B. Sanford,
(Applied Physics Lab and School of Oceanography, University of Washington, Seattle WA)
Aug 9 11:00 am
AUV Survey Design for Mapping and Heat Flux Estimation Yanwu Zhang
Jim Bellingham
(Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute)
Aug 11 11:00 am
The ROMS Forecast System for MB2006 Yi Chao,
(Jet Propulsion Laboratory)
Aug 15 1:00 pm
In Tank View Conference Room
Distributed Acoustic Sensing for Littoral Surveillance Henrik Schmidt,
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Aug 17 1:00 pm
In Tank View Conference Room
Adaptive Sampling from a Biological Perspective – the LOCO Experience

Percy Donaghay
(Univ. Rhode Island)


Aug 18 2:00 pm
In Pacific Forum
Visualizing models and data (using 2003 data) Donna Cox
(National Center for Supercomputing Applications)
Aug 22 11:00 am
In Pacific Forum


Summary presentations on MB 06 projects (Aug 24, 2006)

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Subject Speaker Powerpoint file
MB 06 overview Thomas Curtin (ONR)
ASAP Summary Naomi Leonard (Princeton)
AESOP summary Scott Harper (ONR)
LOCO Summary John Ryan (MBARI)
UPS Summary Mitch Shipley (Penn State)
Autonomous ocean sampling networks James Bellingham (MBARI)
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