Department of Oceanographic Survey

Drift buoy tracking

Overview
  • Observing Lagrangian flow with GPS equipped custom made buoys
  • To grasp pathway of water and nearshore current in surf zone
  • To estimate diffusion coefficient and to utilize at calibrating and validation for numerical model
Equipments
  • GPSMAP 60CSx (Garmin Ltd.)
  • Buoys
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