Translate WOCE-style names to oce names, using gsub() to match patterns. For example, the pattern "CTDOXY.*" is taken to mean oxygen.

woceNames2oceNames(names)

Arguments

names

vector of strings holding WOCE-style names.

Value

vector of strings holding oce-style names.

References

Several online sources list WOCE names. An example is https://geo.h2o.ucsd.edu/documentation/manuals/pdf/90_1/chap4.pdf (a link that was noticed to be failing on May 31, 2020).

See also