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netCDF Operator (NCO) - a command-line tool for processing netCDF files
Entry ID: nco

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Summary
Abstract: The netCDF Operators (NCO) comprise a dozen standalone, command-line programs that take netCDF files as input, then operate (e.g., derive new data, average, print, hyperslab, manipulate metadata) and output the results to screen or files in text, binary, or netCDF formats. NCO aids manipulation and analysis of gridded scientific data. The shell-command style of NCO allows users to manipulate and ... View entire text

Purpose: NCO is designed to be used both interactively and with large batch jobs. The default operator behavior is often sufficient for everyday needs, and there are numerous command line (i.e., run-time) options, for special cases. NCO works well and is used on most modern operating systems.
Related URL
Description: nco is hosted on the SourceForge site. This includes not only the source code, but also several forums for requesting help and discussing features.
Service Keywords
DATA MANAGEMENT/DATA HANDLING >SUBSETTING/SUPERSETTING Parameter Definition
DATA MANAGEMENT/DATA HANDLING >TRANSFORMATION/CONVERSION Parameter Definition

Service Provider
NCO Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://nco.sourceforge.net

Service Provider Personnel
Name: CHARLES ZENDER
Email: zender at uci.edu
Personnel
CHRISTOPHER LYNNES
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: 301-614-5185
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Christopher.S.Lynnes at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA GSFC, Code 610.2
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: U.S.A.
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2012-07-18
SERF Last Revision Date: 2012-07-19
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