Coastal Altimetry Workshop

Silver Spring, Maryland
February 5-7, 2008

Final Agenda


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Tuesday, 5 February 2008

8:30 Introduction and Meeting Objectives Laury Miller,
Ted Strub
  Program Overview: Alticore Stefano Vignudelli
  Program Overview: Coastalt, ESA Jerome Benveniste
  Program Overview: Pistach, CNES Nicolas Picot
10:00 Break  
10:30 Program Overview: IOOS Chris Mooers
  Program Overview: NOAA CoastWatch Paul DiGiacomo
  Program Overview: NASA SWOT Lee Fu
12:00 Lunch  
1:30 Altimeter Basics, Land Effects Keith Raney
  Tracking and Retracking
Philippa Berry Movie 1
Philippa Berry Movie 2
Walter Smith
3:00 Break  
3:30 Applications Cara Wilson
3:45 Currents, Eddies & Frontal Systems Ted Strub
  Currents in Westyern Boundary Systems John Wilkin

Wednesday, 6 February 2008

8:30 Coastal/regional Models & Data Assimilation Alexander Kurapov
10:00 Break  
10:30 Wet Troposhere Estelle Obligis
  Wet Troposhere - AMR Performance Shannon Brown
  Tides Richard Ray
  Inverted Barometer Laurent Roblou
12:00 Lunch  
1:30 Sea State Bias Doug Vandemark
  Significant Wave Height Hendrik Tolman
  Data Sets Remko Scharroo
  Data Sets Jerome Benveniste
  Data Sets Laurent Roblou
3:00 Break  
3:30 Summary of Corrections & Data Editing Remko Scharroo

Thursday, 7 February 2008

8:30 Jason-2: New Tracking Modes Juliette Lambin
  Samosa Jerome Benveniste
  Delay Doppler Altimeters Keith Raney and Walter Smith
10:00 Break  
10:30 Summary Discussion: Findings, Recommendations and Priority Studies Walter Smith
12:00 Meeting Adjourn