Ocean Radar News

Wednesday 21 June 2017

Radar observations prove to be a useful tool for examining frontal eddies along the East Australian Current

A recent paper has used more than a year of high-resolution (1.5 km, hourly) surface velocity measurements from the IMOS HF radar at Coffs Harbour to quantify the propagation of frontal eddies and meanders along the eastern coast...[more]

Category: Home Slider, ACORN, NSW-IMOS

Thursday 6 April 2017

Using autonomous drones to improve data quality for High-Frequency ocean radars

The effective operation of the SeaSonde High-Frequency (HF) radars managed by the IMOS Ocean Radar Facility requires a frequent, accurate and repeated calibration of the receiver antennas and their pattern. The antenna pattern...[more]

Category: Home Slider, ACORN

Tuesday 13 October 2015

IMOS welcomes Dr Simone Cosoli in his new role as Director of the Ocean Radar Facility

Dr Cosoli started in his new role as the Ocean Radar Facility Director at the University of Western Australia in August.[more]

Category: Home Slider, ACORN

Thursday 11 September 2014

Ocean radar on the move

The University of Western Australia (UWA) will become operating institution for the IMOS Ocean Radar Facility (ACORN) from 1 October 2014. [more]

Category: ACORN

Friday 12 July 2013

Paul Lethaby joins ACORN

Paul Lethaby has joined ACORN from late June 2013 following the departure of Sven Rehder. He will be based at UWA with primary responsibility for all the WA radar systems as well as the WERA system in SA. Paul previously worked...[more]

Category: ACORN

Wednesday 29 February 2012

Coffs Radar installation completes IMOS ocean radar facility

The last radar system for the IMOS facility was installed in late February at Coffs Harbour in New South Wales. [more]


Wednesday 30 November 2011

IMOS welcomes Professor Lucy Wyatt in her new role as Director of the Ocean Radar Facility

Professor Wyatt starts in her new role as the Australian Coastal Ocean Radar Network (ACORN) Facility Director this week at James Cook University (JCU).[more]

Category: ACORN

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