Equipment

The instrumental stock of LOSEM employs numerous tools:

 

1. Sea-Bird 911 Multiparameter Probe

2. Sea-Bird 19 (for the measurement of conductivity, temperature and pressure)

3. PrimProd 1.11 “Pump and Probe” (for measuring photosynthetic efficiency)

4. Idronaut 316 Multiparameter Probe

5. Idronaut 317 Multiparameter Probe

6. TFLAP (for the measurement of temperature, pressure and of the fluorescence of chlorophyll a)

7. Platform ESAPUS (for the measurement of conductivity, temperature and pressure, dissolved oxygen, pH, PAR, Fluorescence and Turbidity);

8. Platform ELFO (for the measurement of conductivity, temperature and pressure, dissolved oxygen, PAR, Fluorescence, photosynthetic efficiency and turbidity);

9. Platform SARAGO (Measurement platform drawn by a ship that allows the acquisition of physical, chemical and biological parameters of seawater);

10. Platform SAVE (Sliding Advanced Vehicle, Measurement platform drawn by a ship that allows the acquisition of physical, chemical and biological parameters of seawater);

11. Oceanographic buoy configurable for the installation of oceanographic probes and meteorological stations;

12. Buoy installed in the Port of Gaeta for the measurement of wave height and direction;

13. Fixed station to measure the quality of seawater installed at the mouth of the Port of Civitavecchia;

14. CTS Falmouth Conductivity and temperature sensor;

15. OPM Falmouth Pressure sensor;

16. OTM Falmouth Temperature sensor;;

17. Biospherical OSP 200L4S (for measuring the descending radiance in seawater);

18. Biospherical OSR 240 (for the measurement of solar radiance out of seawater);

19. PAR Sensor PrimProd (for measuring the descending radiance in seawater);

20. Transmissometer Seatech 10 cm (for the measurement of suspended solid via transmittance);

21. Transmissometer WetLab 25 cm (for the measurement of suspended solid via transmittance);

22. Multispectral sensor profiler Satlantic OCR200 (for the measurement of the ascending radiance in 7 spectral bands of 20 nm of amplitude);

23. ADCP (Acoustic Current Doppler Profiler) Sontek (for measuring intensity and direction of marine currents through Doppler effect);

24. ADP (Acoustic Doppler Profiler) Sontek, for measuring the intensity and direction of marine currents and waves through Doppler effect .

25. S4 Inter Ocean Corrent Meter (for measuring speed and direction of currents);

26. Echo sounding BatData (System consisting of a surface control unit, a transducer from 210kHz, a GPS and a PC);

27. Side Scan Sonar EA400 KONGSBERG (High resolution sonar 200 kHz and echo 400 kHz);

28. Single Beam 200 KHz SIMRAD;

29. DPL275A + kit DHA 275A pinger (Location and underwater acoustic tracking system);

30. 4 Niskin bottles, 8 liters (Water sampler at various depths);

31. Van Veen Dredge for surface sediments sampling;

32. Uwatec Corer for sediment cores sampling;

33. Water-sediment mini penetrometer;

34. Over-the-counter sensors at high resolution for the measurement of pH, oxygen and conductivity;

35. Thermocryostat Thermo Scientific DC10/K10;

36. Portable meteorological station (for measuring wind direction and speed, global solar radiation, temperature, relative humidity and atmospheric pressure );

37. Winches and electromechanical cables for towing and recovery of heavy equipment;

38. Autoclave Mod. 760;

39. Sieve IG/3EXP GIULIANI;

40. Centrifuge REMI R-8C+ GIORGIO BORMAC;

41. Laminar flow cabinet;

42. Exhaust hood ASALAIR CARBO 900;

43. Chemical cupboard;

44. Spectrophotometer Uvmini 1240 SHIMADZU;

45. Spectrophotometer OCEAN OPTICS QE65000;

46. n.2 Spectrometers STELLARNET UV-VIS EPP2000-C + NIR2b EPP2000;

47. Invertoscope;

48. 3 Microscopes for mineralogy;

49. 2 Dissecting microscopes;

50. 2 Optical microscopes;

51. 15 PC desktops;

52. 3 portable PC;

53. NADIR dinghy (SUZUKI 11CV engine) + trailer;

54. Pleasure craft LUMME (8 m).

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