oce-class: Base Class for oce Objects

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Base Class for oce Objects


This is mainly used within oce to create sub-classes, although users can use new("oce") to create a blank oce object, if desired.



A list containing information about the data. The contents vary across sub-classes, e.g. an adp object has information about beam patterns, which obviously would not make sense for a ctd object In addition, all classes have items named units and flags, used to store information on the units of the data, and the data quality.


A list containing the data.


A list containing time-stamped processing steps, typically stored in the object by oce functions.

See Also

Other classes provided by oce: adp-class, adv-class, argo-class, bremen-class, cm-class, coastline-class, ctd-class, lisst-class, lobo-class, met-class, odf-class, rsk-class, sealevel-class, section-class, topo-class, windrose-class, xbt-class



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