Deployment: AT15-56_Alvin_Dives

Deployment: 
AT15-56_Alvin_Dives
Chief Scientist: 
Andreas P. Teske (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, UNC-Chapel Hill)
Synonyms: 
Coordinated Deployments: 
Platform:
Platform Type:
 submarine-manned
Start Date: 
2009-11-23
End Date: 
2009-12-05
Location: 
Guaymas Basin
Description

The Alvin dives of cruise AT15-56 (dive numbers 4562 through 4574) are listed below, with dive targets and shipfix position.

Dive 4562
November 23, Monday
Pilot: Sean Kelley
Portside Observer: Andreas Teske
Starboard Observer: Kai Hinrichs
Dive target: Marker 14
Position: 27°00.47 N, 111°24.431 W

Dive 4563
November 24, Tuesday
Pilot: Bob Waters
Portside Observer: Jennifer Biddle
Starboard Observer: Marc Mussmann
Dive target: Marker 14
Position: 27°00.47 N, 111°24.43 W

Dive 4564
November 25, Wednesday
Pilot: Bruce Strickrott
Portside Observer: Dirk DeBeer
Starboard Observer: Howard Mendlovitz
Dive target: Marker 14
Position: 27°00.47 N, 111°24.43 W
 
Dive 4565
November 26, Thursday
Pilot: Dave Walter
Portside Observer: Andreas Teske
Starboard Observer: Dan Albert
Dive target: Cathedral Hill
Position: 27°00.696 N, 111°24.265 W
 
Dive 4566
November 27, Friday
Pilot: Sean Kelley
Portside Observer: John MaDonald
Starboard Observer: Hans Røy
Dive target: Marker 14
Position: 27°00.47 N, 111°24.431 W
 
Dive 4567
November 28, Saturday
Pilot: Mark Spear
Portside Observer: Luke McKay
Starboard Observer: Javier Caraveo
Dive target: Cold sediment
 
Dive 4568
November 29, Sunday
Pilot: Bob Waters
Portside Observer: Barbara MacGregor
Starboard Observer: Gunter Wegener
Dive target: Marker 6
Position: 27°00.419 N, 111°24.888 W
 
Dive 4569
November 30, Monday
Pilot: Bruce Strickrott
Portside Observer: Howard Mendlovitz
Starboard Observer: Dan Hoer
Dive target: Marker 14
Position: 27°00.47 N, 111°24.431 W
 
Dive 4570
December 1, Tuesday
Pilot: David Walter
Portside Observer: Dirk deBeer
Starboard Observer: Kaspar Kjeldsen
Dive target: Marker 14
Position: 27°00.47 N, 111°24.431 W
 
Dive 4571
December 2, Wednesday
Pilot: Mark Spear
Portside Observer: Meg Tivey
Starboard Observer: Kristen Myers
Dive target: Busted Mushroom
Position: 27°00.63 N, 111°24.41 W
 
Dive 4572
December 3, Thursday
Pilot: David Walter
Portside Observer: Jeff McDonald
Starboard Observer: Kai Ziervogel
Dive target: Marker 27
Position: 27°00.445 N, 111°24.529 W
 
Dive 4573
December 4, Friday
Pilot: Sean Kelly
Portside Observer: Thomas Holler
Starboard Observer: Yu-Shih Lin
Dive target: Cathedral Hill, Marker 24
Position: 27°00.696 N, 111°24.265 W
 
Dive 4574
December 5, Saturday
Pilot: Bruce Strickrott
Portside Observer: Mark A. Lever
Starboard Observer: Nancy Cabanillas
Dive target: Big Pagoda
Position: 27°00.901 N, 111°24.635 W