Hawaii Ocean Time-series (HOT)
in the School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology at the University of Hawai'i

Research Components


The Hawaii Ocean Time-series (HOT) Program consists of several research components lead by scientists at the University of Hawaii at Manoa (Table below). The Hydrographic (P.O.) and Biogeochemistry & ecology components are fully integrated operationally and are both involved in all aspects of planning and execution of HOT Program objectives.


Scientists Project role
John Dore (collaborator) Inorganic carbon
David M. Karl (lead-PI) Biogeochemistry & ecology component
Michael Landry (collaborator) Zooplankton and plankton community structure
Ricardo Letelier (collaborator) Inherent optical properties and satellite remote sensing
Roger B. Lukas (co-PI) Physical Oceanography Component
Robert Weller & Al Plueddmann (collaborator) WHOTS (full ocean depth) mooring