Ocean Microstructure Glider Workshop

Scheduling of the next in-person OMG Workshop is currently on hold. If you or your team are interested in receiving customized virtual web-live OMG training please contact the Rockland Support Team.

Details from OMG2019:

OMG 2019 was hosted at Rockland Scientific headquarters. Training modules provide pertinent content for both scientists and technicians and are facilitated by instrument specialists from Rockland.


Day 1, June 10 Classroom
• Welcome Orientation &
Tour of Rockland Facility
• Introduction to Turbulence &
OMG systems
• MicroRider / Vehicle Communication
• Invited Speaker

Day 2, June 11 Field Day
• Pre-deployment
• Glider Deployment

Day 3, June 12 Classroom
• MicroRider Maintenance
• Data Conversion and Processing
• Invited Speaker

Day 4, June 13 Classroom
• Advanced Data Processing
• Ocean Turbulence Theory &
Measurement Techniques
• System Integration & Mid-Mission Troubleshooting

Day 5, June 14 Classroom
• Invited Speaker
• Special topic discussions

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