Velocity Measurement: Classroom Session
8:00 – 8:30 am: Arrival and registration (DoubleTree by Hilton Conferences)
8:30 – 9:30 am: SonTek welcome and introductions. Velocity monitoring overview and 2017 innovations that take Doppler technology to the next level. How and when should acoustics be used? Data collection options in varying conditions. – SonTek Product Manager, Isaac Jones
9:30 – 10:00 am: What’s new environmental data collection instrumentation? – Xylem Mid-Atlantic Sales Representative, Scott Kindelberger
10:00 – 10:15 am: Break, refreshments provided.
10:15 – 11:15 am: Case Study: Scour for Power: Advanced Hydraulic Visualization Techniques Using Spatial 3D Velocities Collected at the Cape Cod Canal Tidal Turbine Test Site, Bourne, MA., President WaterCube, John Sloat
11:15 - Noon: Simple Deployment Solutions for Real-Time Hydro-met Data Monitoring. – Director of Xylem Systems Engineering, Kevin Simpson
Noon – 1:00 pm: Lunch, provided by SonTek
1:00 – 1:30 pm: NCDMF Oyster Sanctuary Water Quality Program Use of the EXO2 Sonde within Nearshore North Carolina, NC Depart of Environmental Quality Marine Fisheries Technician, Patrick Gillam.
Outdoor Demonstration: Field Session
1:30 - 4:00 pm: Four work stations - location within hotel walking distance. More information provided during workshop.
- Site selection criteria
- Basics of Hydrographic Surveying
- Profiling Instrument Options
- Simple, handheld CTD data
- Onsite QA/QC procedures
- Interface with our application experts…tell us what your needs are! How can we help?
4:00 – 5:00 pm: Private meetings. Please email us if you would like to set up an appointment with one of our Application Specialists.
Real-time or long-term ocean monitoring solutions involving a multi-faceted approach to data collection.
One of the site stations for the outdoor demo portion of this workshop. Stations will demonstrate instrument use and provide insight in to wave, tide, and current data collection.