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Princeton ocean model (POM)
Entry ID: POM

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Abstract: The Princeton Ocean Model (POM), a sigma coordinate, free surface,
ocean model, which includes a turbulence sub-model. It was developed
in the late 1970's by Blumberg and Mellor, with subsequent
contributions from other people. The model has been used
for modeling of estuaries, coastal regions, basin and global
oceans. Support has been provided by ONR (and also NOAA, MMS & other
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Description: POM Model Description

Description: POM Model Information for users page
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

ISO Topic Category
Data Center
Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Princeton University Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (609)258-1318
Fax: (609)258-2850
Email: ezer at
Contact Address:
Program in Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences
P.O. Box CN710, Sayre Hall
Princeton University,
City: Princeton
Province or State: New Jersey
Postal Code: 08544-0710
Country: USA
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-04-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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