Clio will have the capability to collect a deep vertical profile of large filtered seawater samples (~150L volume filtered) with the possibility for in situ preservation, independent of concurrent wiretime activities (trace metal rosette and CTD sampling). This design will enable high-resolution collection of ocean sections and time series of proteomics biomarkers and other omics and chemical properties.
Image: Clio conceptual design (image credits: Breier)
Funded by NSF OTIC to Chip Breier, Mike Jakuba, Mak Saito, and Greg Dick
Also see Chip Breier's website.