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Scientific Investigations 2008

This page contains information about OSTM/Jason-2 scientists, a summary of their scientific investigations, and links to their research web sites (where available).

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ANDERSEN, Ole B.
Danish National Space Center (DNSC)
Satellite Altimetry for coastal and inland water
ARNAULT, Sabine - LOCEAN-IRD
ARAMIS (Altimétrie sur un Rail Atlantique et Mesures In Situ) : a Tropical Atlantic Dynamics Investigation
BECKER, Matthias - TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITAT DARMSTADT
Spatial and Temporal Resolution Limits for Regional Mass Transport and Mass Distribution (STREMP-OST)
BENJAMIN, Juan José - Technical University of Catalonia
Implementation of Ibiza and l'Estartit Cal/Val Spanish Sites for Jason-2/OSTM and Jason-1.
Part of an image from Precision Orbit Determination To Support Altimetry BERTIGER, William - California Institute of Technology - JPL
Precision Orbit Determination To Support Altimetry
BINGHAM, Rory - Proudman Oceanography Laboratory
Using altimetry to understand the ocean's response to a changing climate
The Application of Multiple Satellite Radar Altimetry Data Sets to Inland Surface Water Projects BIRKETT, Charon - University of Maryland, College Park
(website)
The Application of Multiple Satellite Radar Altimetry Data Sets to Inland Surface Water Projects
BIROL, Florence - LEGOS
Regional CALVAL and altimetry activities at the Centre de Topographie des Océans et de l'Hydrosphère (CTOH)
BLANC, Frédérique - CLS
Altimetry data serving and interoperability: requirements, implementation, control, education, use
FOAM: From Ocean to inland waters Altimetry Monitoring BONNEFOND, Pascal - OCA/GeoAzur
FOAM: From Ocean to inland waters Altimetry Monitoring
BOSCH, Wolfgang - Deutsches Geodätisches Forschungsinstitut (DGFI)
Global Multi-Mission Calibration of Contemporaneous Altimeter Systems (MuMiCCAM)
part of an image from 'Error Characterization and Intercalibration of the Wet Path Delay Measurements from the TOPEX/Poseidon, Jason-1 and OSTM Microwave Radiometers' BROWN, Shannon - California Institute of Technology - JPL
Error Characterization and Intercalibration of the Wet Path Delay Measurements from the TOPEX/Poseidon, Jason-1 and OSTM Microwave Radiometers
Hurricane Studies with Altimeter Data CALLAHAN, Philip - California Institute of Technology - JPL
Hurricane Studies with Altimeter Data
CAZENAVE, Anny - LEGOS
Present-day sea level variability and trends at global and regional scales : do we understand what we measure?
CHAPRON, Bertrand - IFREMER
OCEAN3D and mesoscale/sub-mesocale dynamics
An Investigation of Global Mesoscale Variability CHELTON, Dudley - Oregon State University
(website || OSTST meeting poster | - PDF)
An Investigation of Global Mesoscale Variability
CRÉTAUX, Jean-François - LEGOS
Altimetry applied to lakes and rivers study
DADOU, Isabelle - LEGOS
Biological effets of westward-propagating features in the ocean
DE MEY, Pierre - LEGOS
Multisensor Impact assessment in Coastal and Shelf Seas (MICSS)
MERCATOR, Global Operational Ocean Monitoring and Forecasting DOMBROWSKY, Eric - MERCATOR OCEAN
(website)
MERCATOR, Global Operational Ocean Monitoring and Forecasting
DORANDEU, Joël - CLS
New Method for Mapping Mesoscale Circulation over the Shelf: Retracking Altimetric Waveforms to Conform to Geostrophic Currents Inferred from Satellite Imagery EMERY, William - University of Colorado at Boulder
A New Method for Mapping Mesoscale Circulation over the Shelf: Retracking Altimetric Waveforms to Conform to Geostrophic Currents Inferred from Satellite Imagery
EYMARD, Laurence - LOCEAN
Improvement of the wet tropospheric correction for altimetry missions
FERNANDES, Joana - FACULDADE DE CIENCIAS -UNIVESIDADE DO PORTO
Coastal Altimetry - Improvement of the wet TROpospheric correction (CALITRO)
GOURDEAU, Lionel - LEGOS-Nouméa
A sea level analysis of fine oceanic structures generated by the complex topography in the SouthWest Pacific Ocean
GRIFFIN, David - CSIRO
Altimetry for Real Time Applications and Climate Studies relevant to Australia
The Harvest Experiment: Calibration of the Emerging Climate Record from TOPEX/Poseidon, Jason-1 and OSTM HAINES, Bruce - California Institute of Technology - JPL
The Harvest Experiment: Calibration of the Emerging Climate Record from TOPEX/Poseidon, Jason-1 and OSTM
Interannual Variability And Decadal Change Of Thermocline Depth And Upper-Ocean Heat Content In The Indian Ocean HAN, Weiqing - University of Colorado at Boulder
Interannual Variability And Decadal Change Of Thermocline Depth And Upper-Ocean Heat Content In The Indian Ocean
HOEYER, Jacob - Danish Meteorological Institute (DMI)
Operational satellite altimetry in shelf and coastal seas
ICHIKAWA, Kaoru - Kyushu University
Variations of flow fields in the western North Pacific and surrounding marginal seas
JANSSEN, Peter - ECMWF
Global Validation and Assimilation of Jason-2 Wind and Wave Products
Global Upper Ocean Velocity JAYNE, Steven - Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Global Upper Ocean Velocity
Assessing Meridional Transports in the North Atlantic Ocean KELLY, Kathryn - University of Washington
Assessing Meridional Transports in the North Atlantic Ocean
KNUDSEN, Per - Danish National Space Center (DNSC)
High Resolution Mean Ocean Topography
Studies Of Upper Ocean Dynamics Related To The Pacific Decadal Oscillation Using Satellite Altimeter Data And Derived Velocity Fields LAGERLOEF, Gary - Earth and Space Research
Studies Of Upper Ocean Dynamics Related To The Pacific Decadal Oscillation Using Satellite Altimeter Data And Derived Velocity Fields
LARNICOL, Gilles - CLS
High resolution altimetry and global ocean observed products for ocean circulation studies
LAZAR, Alban - LOCEAN
Kelvin waves and eddies in the tropical off-equatorial basins: Morphology, forcing and interactions
Operational Ocean Circulation Monitoring for the Study of Mesoscale Dynamics LEBEN, Robert - University of Colorado at Boulder
Operational Ocean Circulation Monitoring for the Study of Mesoscale Dynamics
LEFEVRE, Jean-Michel - Meteo France
Assessment of operational wind/wave prediction model performances in severe conditions
LEGRESY, Benoît - LEGOS
Global LAnd and Cryosphere of the Earth Surface (OSTST-GLACES)
Calibration and Validation of the Precise Orbits for OSTM-Extending the TOPEX, Jason-1 LEMOINE, Frank - NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Calibration and Validation of the Precise Orbits for OSTM-Extending the TOPEX, Jason-1
Dynamics Of Anisotropic Mean And Time-Varying Structures Of Ocean Circulation MAXIMENKO, Nikolai - University of Hawaii
Dynamics Of Anisotropic Mean And Time-Varying Structures Of Ocean Circulation
MERTIKAS, Stelios - Technical University of Crete
Gavdos-Crete Cal-Val for Jason satellites: "Monitoring, Calibration and Validation for Jason1 and Jason-2/OSTM satellite altimeter measurements, and absolute sea-level determination by the permanent satellite facility on the island of Gavdos and Crete, Greece."
Sea Level Rise from Satellite Altimetry MILLER, Laury - NOAA/NESDIS/ORA
Sea Level Rise from Satellite Altimetry
Wide swath altimetry for high resolution oceanography and hydrology: the SWOT mission MOGNARD, Nelly - LEGOS
(LEGOS website | OSU website)
Wide swath altimetry for high resolution oceanography and hydrology: the SWOT mission
MORROW, Rosemary - LEGOS
Eddy transports, diffusion and mixing in the Southern Ocean
NAEIJE, Mark - DEOS
Global and regional altimetry and gravimetry CAL/VAL investigations at DEOS
Building and Understanding a Climate Data Record of Sea Level Change NEREM, Robert - University of Colorado at Boulder
Building and Understanding a Climate Data Record of Sea Level Change
PARK, Young-Hyang - MNHM
TRACK (Transport across the Kerguelen Plateau): Monitoring of the ACC transport through the Fawn Trough
Improvement, validation and merging of altimeter products for coastal and regional applications PASCUAL, Ananda - Institut Mediterrani d'Estudis Avancats, IMEDEA(CSIC-UIB)
Improvement, validation and merging of altimeter products for coastal and regional applications
Eastern Mediterranean Altimeter Calibration Network - e-MACnet (Continuation of DynMSLaC and GAVDOS) PAVLIS, Erricos - University of Maryland Baltimore
Eastern Mediterranean Altimeter Calibration Network - e-MACnet (Continuation of DynMSLaC & GAVDOS)
PENDUFF, Thierry - LEGI
Enhancing synergies between satellite, in-situ, and numerical oceanography.
Studies Of The Large-Scale Ocean Variability Using Satellite Altimetry PONTE, Rui - Atmospheric & Environmental Research Inc.
Studies Of The Large-Scale Ocean Variability Using Satellite Altimetry
PROVOST, Christine - LOCEAN
Towards monitoring the Antarctic circumpolar current at Drake passage
Investigating Midlatitude Ocean and Climate Dynamics using Satellite Altimetry and Modeling Analysis QIU, Bo - University of Hawaii
Investigating Midlatitude Ocean and Climate Dynamics using Satellite Altimetry and Modeling Analysis
QUARTLY, Graham - National Oceanography Center, Southampton (NOC)
TRIDENT II : NOC's contribution to improving altimetry through cal/val, algorithm development and oceanographic analyses
QUILFEN, Yves - IFREMER
Extreme events observation and characterization using satellite microwave sensors
RADENAC, Marie-Hélène - LEGOS
ChLOrophyll, Westerly winds and el Niño (CLOWN)
Altimetric Studies of Ocean Surface Tides and Internal Tides RAY, Richard - NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Altimetric Studies of Ocean Surface Tides and Internal Tides
Pathways of Meridional Circulation in the Ocean Climate System RHINES, Peter - University of Washington
Pathways of Meridional Circulation in the Ocean Climate System
ROBLOU, Laurent - LEGOS
MARgin INtegrated Approach (MARINA) On monitoring the dynamics of the coastal ocean through an integrated approach using in situ measurement, improved high-resolution altimetry and ocean modelling
ROSMORDUC, Vinca - CLS
Expanding altimetry outreach
SHRÖETER, Jens - Alfred-Wegener-Institute
Sea Surface Topography and Mass Transport of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current (Acronym: GEOTOP)
Strait and Inter-Ocean Transport Estimation Using Altimetry SSH and Gravimetry OBP SONG, Y. Tony - California Institute of Technology - JPL
Strait and Inter-Ocean Transport Estimation Using Altimetry SSH and Gravimetry OBP
Interactions Between Coastal and Offshore Circulation STRUB, Paul - Oregon State University
Interactions Between Coastal and Offshore Circulation
TAILLEUX, Rémi - Reading/LEGI
Theory of the free and forced planetary wave response in presence of mean flow and variable topography in a continuously stratified ocean: toward a physically-based quantitative interpretation of satellite altimeter SSH and microwave SST data
TESTUT,Laurent - LEGOS
Long Term Trend Components in Sea Level from Tide Gauge and Satellite Altimetry Records
Altimetry and operational wind-wave prediction - combined use to enhance both systems VANDEMARK,Douglas - University of New Hampshire
Altimetry and operational wind-wave prediction - combined use to enhance both systems
Advanced Altimeter Data Assimilation for Physical Ocean Prediction and Ecosystem Monitoring VERRON, Jacques - LEGI/CNRS
Advanced Altimeter Data Assimilation for Physical Ocean Prediction and Ecosystem Monitoring
VIGO, Isabelle - UNIVERSIDAD DE ALICANTE
VIVIER, Frédéric - LOCEAN
Improving coastal circulation analysis and prediction through refined altimeter data processing and variational data assimilation into a regional ocean model WILKIN, John - Rutgers, The State University
Improving coastal circulation analysis and prediction through refined altimeter data processing and variational data assimilation into a regional ocean model
Applications of Satellite Altimetry, Gravity, Winds and In Situ Data to Problems of the Ocean Circulation WUNSCH, Carl - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Applications of Satellite Altimetry, Gravity, Winds and In Situ Data to Problems of the Ocean Circulation
YAHIA,Hussein - INRIA
HIRESUBCOLOR : Multiscale methods for the evaluation of high resolution ocean surface velocities and subsurface dynamics from ocean color, SST and altimetry.
ZANIFÉ, Ouan-Zan - CLS
Improved Altimetric Parameters Estimations
Altimeter Data And ECCO2 Ocean State Estimates Used To Study The Variability Of Antarctic Circumpolar Current Fronts And The Formation Of Antarctic Intermediate Water ZLOTNICKI, Victor - California Institute of Technology - JPL
Altimeter Data And ECCO2 Ocean State Estimates Used To Study The Variability Of Antarctic Circumpolar Current Fronts And The Formation Of Antarctic Intermediate Water

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