Playing With Data.

Secchi Data Being Uploaded Feb 2013

Secchi data has started to be uploaded to the database from the Secchi App… Our first marine measurements are from the Acqua Alta oceanographic tower of CNR ISMAR (uploaded photo shown below) and a Nayland college trip off the coast of New Zealand… Looking forward to more coming in…  

Uploaded photo, via the SecchiApp, from the Acqua Alta Tower in the Adriatic


Secchi App launched Feb 2013

Yesterday the Secchi was launched with a press release out to the media… Articles have started to appear, with one of the first being Practical Boat Owner. Interested seafarers can like the Facebook Page or follow the #secchidisk hashtag to learn more about the project, then start to build your Secchi disk ready for deployment!

Who are we?

SecchiDisk team  The SecchiDisk project the team are:


Dr Richard Kirby: Scientific Project Developer






Dr Nicholas Outram: iOS App developer, School of Computing and Mathematics, Plymouth University






Dr Nigel Barlow: Android App developer, School of Computing and Mathematics, Plymouth University 






Dr Sam Lavender: Web and Database developer, Pixalytics Ltd