Instruments and Methods

  • Abhijit Mitra
  • Sufia Zaman


The marine and estuarine compartments are the storehouses of vast resources, but instrumentation sector is a vital wing not only to monitor the magnitude and variation of these resources but also to harness them in a cost-effective way. Research vessels from different countries are constantly monitoring the oceans and generating data on temperature, salinity, pH, dissolved oxygen (DO), nutrients chlorophyll and several other parameters. Many of these research vessels have sophisticated laboratories inside, where analysis of water sediment and other biological samples are carried out.


Research Vessel Physical Oceanography Manganese Nodule Satellite Remote Sense Indian Remote Sensing 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Abhijit Mitra
    • 1
  • Sufia Zaman
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Marine ScienceUniversity of CalcuttaKolkataIndia
  2. 2.Department of OceanographyTechno India UniversityKolkataIndia

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