Search Café Thorium

  Café Espresso
  Café Cappuccino
     VERTIGO - Ocean
        Particle Fluxes
  Café Latté
  Café Machiatto
  Café Mochaccino


VERTIGO - Project Website

The Proposal
In case you have forgotten what was promised to NSF, here is the proposal.
» VERtical Transport In the Global Ocean (VERTIGO) Proposal (PDF).

January 2004 VERTIGO Cruise (January 7-13, 2004; Honolulu to Honolulu)
» A selection of photos from our fun filled trip on the R/V Kilo Moana
» Spotts, P.N., Voyage to ocean's 'Twilight Zone', The Christian Science Monitor, February 12, 2004
» Carl Lamborg's now classic Vertigo Poster from the Hawaii ASLO meeting
The Place: Which gets us to a link to the HOT site
» The Platform: R/V Kilo Moana

June 2004 VERTIGO Cruise (June 20-July 9, 2004; Honolulu to Honolulu)
» Pre-cruise Spreadsheets
» The Place: Which gets us to a link to the HOT site
» The Platform: R/V Kilo Moana

July 2005 VERTIGO Cruise (July 21-August 27, 2005; Yokohama, Japan to Honolulu)

» The Platform: R/V Roger Revelle Web Site and Ship Schedule
» Important 2005 Cruise Information
» NW Pacific Reprints/Preprints/Abstracts

Post-cruise Data

VERTIGO Manuscripts - In preparation, submitted and published

VERTIGO Final Principal Investigator Meeting, October 1-4, 2006

VERTIGO Abstracts, Posters and Presentations from 2006 Ocean Sciences Meeting

Neutrally Buoyant Sediment Trap (NBST)

Click to enlarge

Click to enlarge
The Mark III version.  Close up of the cap and tube on the Mark III.

A List of Principal Investigators (funded and possibly to be funded P.I.s)

New Information
Please submit all information/corrections/improvements to the site to Mary Zawoysky at (508) 289-2834 or

Updated: October 8, 2009

Café Thorium Home | Contact | WHOI Home