Ocean Microstructure Glider Workshop

We are excited to announce we will be holding the OMG2020 workshop in autumn 2020. Please standby for updates on the location and exact date. If you are interested in participating 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

Download Travel Info Package

Register early by contacting Nicole info@rocklandscientific.com.

Registration is on a first come first serve basis, with a limited number of attendee space to maintain an intimate class size.