Metadata Requirements

Summary of information typically provided to R2R by the vessel operator:
  (+ repeatable)
  (* from controlled vocabulary)

Element Attribute Units Example Notes
 Vessel  Name    Neil Armstrong  
   Type*    R/V
 
   Prefix    AR  for Cruise IDs from this vessel
   Operator*    WHOI
 
   Owner*    ONR
 
   ICES Code    33VB  
   Designation    AGOR-27  typically for military-owned vessels
   MMSI#    338767000  
   Radio Sign    WARL  
   IMO#    9688946  
   Length  m  72.5
   Max Speed  m/s  7.0  
   Max Draft  m  4.6  

Element Attribute Units Example Notes
 Device  Vessel    Neil Armstrong  
   Parent Device     if subcomponent ie. DO sensor on CTD
   Type*    metstation
 
   Make*    Vaisala  
   Model*    WXT520
 
   Serial#      
   Location    port  
   Directory    /underway/raw/(.)*.WXP$  regex match to locate files on distro
   Format*    SUDS
 
   Install Date    2015-10-31  
   Remove Date      

Element Attribute Units Example Notes
 Cruise  Vessel    Neil Armstrong  
   ID    AR1-05  assigned by vessel operator
   Title    Science Verification, Leg 1  
   Type*    Operational  
   Operator*    WHOI  
   Scheduler*    UNOLS  
   Funder*    ONR
 
   Depart Date    2016-03-05  
   Depart Port*    Charleston  from UNOLS master port table
   Arrive Date    2016-03-12  
   Arrive Port*    Charleston  from UNOLS master port table
   Person +
 >Name
 >Institution*
 >Role*
 

Smith, Chad
WHOI
Scientist, Chief