Novel Quantification of Sediment Concentration in Turbidity Currents Through in-situ Measurements of Conductivity and Temperature

Jingping Xu1, Zhiwen Wang1, Roberto Gwiazda2, Charles K Paull2, Peter Talling3, Daniel R Parsons4, Katherine L Maier5, Stephen Simmons6, Matthieu Cartigny7 and Monterey Coordinated Canyon Experiment Team, (1)Ocean University of China, Qingdao, China, (2)Monterey Bay Aquarium Res Inst, Moss Landing, CA, United States, (3)University of Durham, Earth Sciences and Geography, Durham, United Kingdom, (4)University of Hull, Hull, HU6, United Kingdom, (5)U.S. Geological Survey, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center, Santa Cruz, CA, United States, (6)University of Hull, School of Environmental Sciences, Hull, United Kingdom, (7)University of Durham, Durham, United Kingdom