Observational Requirements for Global-Scale Ocean Climate Analysis: Lessons from Ocean State Estimation

Author: P. Heimbach, G. Forget, Rui M. Ponte, C. Wunsch, M. Balmaseda, T. Awaji, J. Baehr, D. Behringer, J. Carton, N. Ferry, A. Fischer, I. Fukumori, B. Giese, K. Haines, E. Harrison, F. Hernandez, M. Kamachi, C. Keppenne, A. Kohl, T. Lee, D. Menemenlis, P. Oke, E. Remy, M. Rienecker, A. Rosati, D. Smith, K. Speer, D. Stammer and A. Weaver
Date: 
September 21, 2009 - September 25, 2009
Type: 
Report
Venue: 
Community White Paper for OceanObs'09, Venice, Italy
Citation: 

P. Heimbach , G. Forget, R.M. Ponte, C. Wunsch, M. Balmaseda, and (in alphabetical order) T. Awaji, J. Baehr, D. Behringer, J. Carton, N. Ferry, A. Fischer, I. Fukumori, B. Giese, K. Haines,E. Harrison, F. Hernandez, M. Kamachi, C. Keppenne, A. Kohl, T. Lee, D. Menemenlis, P. Oke, E. Remy, M. Rienecker, A. Rosati, D. Smith, K. Speer, D. Stammer, A. Weaver, 2009. Observational Requirements for Global-Scale Ocean Climate Analysis: Lessons from Ocean State Estimation. Community White Paper for OceanObs'09, Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009. ESA Special Publication, in press.