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

Ancillary Instructions

Fill out the Request Sample Acquisition &/or Cruise Participation form.

Please fill out the form completely and provide as much detailed information as possible.

We require at least two months advance notification.

After the application has been submitted, you will receive a confirmation message that it was send successfully.

After we review your application, you will receive an e-mail from Dan Sadler with further instructions.

Ancillary projects need to be indepedent with respect to supplies and equipment. HOT does not supply consumables or equipment.

*If you are planning on shipping any gear, please e-mail Dan Sadler and Blake Watkins (HOT cruise shipment coordinator) with a description of what you plan to ship and information for tracking your shipment (tracking numbers, arrival date, number of boxes shipped, etc.). Note that we require delivery of all packages one week prior to departure.

Please ship equipment and supplies to:

Blake Watkins/ (provide the HOT cruise #)
c/o UH Marine Center
965 N. Nimitz Hwy
Honolulu, HI 96817


Scheduled Cruises

(last modified: Dec 17, 2020)


Crs#        Start & End Dates       Ship                 Chief Scientist

326         11 Jan - 15 Jan 21                           Sadler
327         15 Feb - 19 Feb 21                           Mandujano
328          8 Mar - 12 Mar 21                           Mandujano
329         12 Apr - 16 Apr 21                           Rohrer
330         17 May - 21 May 21                           Rohrer
ACO-8       26 May - 31 May 21                           Howe
331         20 Jun - 25 Jun 21                           Sadler
332         15 Jul - 19 Jul 21                           Mandujano
S-9         21 Jul -  4 Aug 21                           White
333          1 Oct -  5 Oct 21                           Rohrer
334          1 Nov -  5 Nov 21                           Bjorkman
335         29 Nov -  3 Dec 21                           Bjorkman

A    : Agouron Foundation Education/Research cruises
AC   : ALOHA-Climax Transect cruises
ACO  : ALOHA Cabled Observatory
C    : C-MORE cruises
HA   : HALE-ALOHA/MOSEAN buoy deployment(A)/recovery(B) cruises
N    : N2 Fixation cruises
P    : HOT Process cruises
O    : OPPEX Wave Pump cruises
S    : SCOPE cruises
ST   : Bottom-Moored Sediment Trap deployment/recovery cruises
W    : WHOTS/ORS buoy deployment(A)/recovery(B) cruises

NOTE: Changes may occur later