R/V Oceania belongs to the Institute of Oceanology of Polish Academy of Sciences (Sopot, Poland). The cruise took place in June - August 2011. The cruise area included Baltic and North Sea, Atlantic domain of the Norwegian and Greenland Sea, and Svalbard's fjords. Seventy six (76) measurement series spanning 12 days were acquired during the cruise.
Dr. Tymon Zielinski from Institute of Oceanology of Polish Academy of Sciences (Sopot, Poland) was a Principal Investigator for aerosol optical measurements. Ms. Agata Strzalkowska and Mr. Tomasz Neumann from the same institution operated sun photometer onboard.