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  Heat flow at Pythias  -  2019  -  Atlantis  
  Project Information  
Project Title: Heat and Fluid Flow at the Pythias Oasis, Cascadia Margin Project Status: Submitted
Principal Investigator: Robert N. Harris, OSU_COAS Project Institution: OSU_COAS
Project ID: 106294 Version #: 1
Date Submitted: 10/9/2018 2:42:00 PM Created By: Robert N. Harris
Date Last Modified: 3/13/2019 10:43:00 AM URI Serial #: None
Funding Agencies: NSF/OCE/MGG - 1902446 - Funded
Summary of Field Work: I am proposing an observational and modeling study to understand the thermal and hydrologic regime in the area of Pythia's Oasis, Cascadia margin, offshore central Oregon. Field work will consist of using a multi-penetration heat flow probe operated by Oregon State University. I am requesting 2 days of extra ship time associated with D. Kelley cruise R/V Atlantis cruise, September 2019.
Summary of Facility Requirements: (1) Multi-penetration heat flow probe operated and maintained by Oregon State University
(2) Ship board requirements for probe include 9/16 trawl wire with tensiometer, 12-kHz pinger and analog/digital 12-kHz display
(3) Naviagation -P-code GPS and DP
(4) 3.5 -kHz profiling
Summary of other requirements and comments:  
Ship Request Identification
Type of Request: Primary Ship Use Request Status: Submitted
Request ID: 1010144 Created By: Robert N. Harris
Date Last Modified: 10/9/2018 2:42:00 PM Date Submitted: 10/9/2018 2:42:00 PM
Requested Ship, Operating Days and Dates
Year: 2019 Ship/Facility: Atlantis
Optimum Start Date: 9/15/2019 Dates to Avoid: I am requesting two extra days of ship time for heat flow measurements to be added to the Kelley R/V Atlantis cruise
Earliest Start Date: 9/1/2019 Multi-Ship Op: No
Latest Start Date: 9/30/2019 Other Ship(s): Should be same ship that Kelley cruise is on.

Operating Days Needed: Science Days Mob Days De-Mob Days Estimated Transit Days Total Days
2 0 0 0 2
Repeating Cruise?
(within same year)
No Interval:   # of Cruises:  

Description of Repeating cruise requirements: .
Justification/Explanation for ship choice, dates,
conflicts, number of days & multi-ship operations:
Work Area for Cruise
Short Description of Op Area
for use in schedules:
Cascadia margin
Description of Op Area: Cascadia margin offshore Oregon
Op Area Size/Dia.: 20
  Lat/Long Marsden Grid Navy Op Area
44° N / 125° W map
157 map
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44° N / 125° W map
157 map
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Foreign Clearance and Permitting Requirements
Foreign Clearance Required? No Coastal States:

 Important Info on Foreign Research Clearances  

Are you or any member in your science party bringing in any science equipment items which are regulated for export by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR)?
No If yes, have you applied for the necessary permits through your export control office? No
 Questions about ITAR/EAR regulations?

Comments about foreign clearance requirements or
description of any other special permitting requirements
(e.g., MMPA, ESA, IHA, Marine Sanctuaries, etc.)
None required
Port Calls
Requested Start Port Intermediate Port(s) Requested End Port
Seattle, WA, USA None, Seattle, WA, USA
Explanation/justification for requested
ports and dates of intermediate stops
or to list additional port stops
Should be same port that Kelley Atlantis cruise uses.

 Important Info on Working in Foreign Ports

Science Party
Chief Scientist: Robert N. Harris, OSU_COAS
# in Science Party 2 # of different science teams 1 # Marine Technicians to be
provided by ship operator:
(include in science party total)
Explanation of Science Party Requirements and Technician Requirements Harris and student
Instrumentation Requirements That Impact Scheduling Decisions
Selected Dynamic PositioningUnselected ADCPUnselected MultibeamUnselected Seismic
Selected Dredging/Coring/Large Dia. Trawl WireUnselected Stern A-frameUnselected Fiber Optic (.681)Unselected 0.680 Coax Wire
Unselected SCUBA DivingUnselected Radioisotope use - briefly describeUnselected NO Radioisotope use/Natural level workUnselected Other Operator Provided Inst. - Describe
0 PI-Provided Vans - briefly describe Unselected MOCNESS  
Explain Instrumentation or Capability
requirements that could affect choice
of ship in scheduling.

We will be using multipenetration heat flow probe maintained at Oregon State University as part of the Coring Facility. The probe is tethered to the ship with the large diameter trawl wire. Dynamic positioning is needed for station keeping.

Major Ancillary Facilities (that require coordination of schedules with ship schedule)
Unselected Helicopter Ops (USCG)Unselected Twin OtterUnselected Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) 
Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV)
Unselected Other AUVUnselected Sentry  
Coring Facility
Unselected Jumbo Piston CoringUnselected Large Gravity Core Unselected MC800 multicorer w/ MISO camera/telemetryUnselected OSU Coring Facility (MARSSAM)
Unselected Other Large Coring FacilityUnselected WHOI Long Core  
Human Occupied Vehicle (HOV)
Unselected AlvinUnselected Clelia (HBOI)Unselected JSL I & II (HBOI)Unselected Other HOV
Other Facility
Unselected MISO Facility - deep-sea imagingUnselected Other FacilityUnselected Potential Fields Pool Equipment 
Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV)
Unselected JasonUnselected Other ROV  
Seismic Facility
Unselected Ocean Bottom Seismograph Instrument Center (OBSIC)Unselected Ocean Bottom Seismograph Instrument Pool (OBSIP)Unselected Ocean-Bottom Seismometer Program (UTIG)Unselected Other Seismic/OBS Facility
Unselected PASSCALUnselected Portable MCS groupUnselected Portable MCS/SCS groupUnselected U.S. Geological Survey Ocean Bottom Seismometer Facility (USGS at WHOI)
Towed Underwater Vehicle
Unselected ARGO IIUnselected Hawaii MR1 (HMRG)Unselected IMI12 (HMRG)Unselected IMI120 (HMRG - formerly DSL 120A)
Unselected IMI30 (HMRG)Unselected Other Towed Underwater VehicleUnselected Towfish 
UNOLS Van Pool
Unselected AUV Lab Van #1Unselected Clean Lab VanUnselected Cold Lab VanUnselected General Purpose Lab Van
Unselected Radioisotope Lab VanUnselected Wet Lab Van  
UNOLS Winch Pool
Unselected Mooring SpoolerUnselected Portable WinchUnselected Turn Table 
Explain Major Ancillary Facilities
Requirements and list description
and provider for "other" systems.
Multipenetration heat flow probe - Oregon State University

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