Bottom Pressure and Tilt Meter 2013

BOPT meter deployed by ROPOS

Measuring a "Breathing" Volcano


Deployment of the Bottom Pressure and Tilt meter.

A bottom pressure and tilt (BOPT) meter was deployed at the Axial Volcano Eastern Caldera site during the VISIONS'13 Expedition. This instrument will be connected to the cabled infrastructure in 2014. This custom instrument was developed by Bill Chadwick of NOAA PMEL.

Overview of BOPT