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Accession Number ADA601836
Title Understanding Predictability of the Ocean.
Publication Date Sep 2013
Media Count 9p
Personal Author B. Powell
Abstract The long-term scientific goals of this research project are: 1. To develop an understanding of how some observations affect ocean predictability. 2. To further develop the state-of-the-art ROMS 4D-Var by extending the observational types and applications. 3. To gain experience and develop ideas for the limitations to the predictability of oceanic processes. 4. To train a new generation of students in data assimilation and ROMS. 5. As a YIP award, to strengthen the early career and build the research path for myself as young faculty. The primary objectives of this project are: (i) explore the capabilities of a real-time ocean stateestimation and prediction system; (ii) to assess how particular observations may affect predictability; (iii) to compare these results with full ocean-state estimates generated from the EX acoustic experiment; and, (iv) provide means to build a research program for early career scientist.
Keywords Acoustics
Assimilation
Data assimilation
Data processing
Estimates
Observation
Ocean predictability
Oceanographic data
Oceans
Predictions


 
Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 47C - Physical & Chemical Oceanography
72F - Statistical Analysis
94K - Laboratory & Test Facility Design & Operation
Corporate Author Hawaii Univ., Honolulu.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Annual rept.
NTIS Issue Number 1422
Contract Number N00014-09-1-0939

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