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ERS Ocean Winds data held by the JPL Air-Sea Team
Entry ID: ERS_OCEANWINDS


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Summary
Abstract: Ocean surface winds from ERS are available upon request, starting
from 1992 to 1996, at 1 degree latitude by 1 degree longitude
resolution, every 12 hours. For the gridding method, please refer to
the article by Tang and Liu [JPL Publication 96-19,1996]. The ERS data
set was produced by Wenqing Tang and W. Timothy Liu with supports from
the NASA Earth Observing System (EOS) Interdiscipline Science Program,
the NASA Scatterometer (NSCAT) Project, and the NASA/NOAA Enhanced Data
Set Program.

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Link: GET DATA
Description: Data home page with an access to Data sets.


Geographic Coverage
 N: 67.0 S: -60.0  E: 20.0  W: -100.0
 N: 30.0 S: -60.0  E: 150.0  W: 15.0
 N: 70.0 S: -80.0  E: -60.0  W: 100.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: NASA/JPL
Dataset Title: ERS Ocean Winds data held by the JPL Air-Sea Team
Online Resource: http://airsea-www.jpl.nasa.gov/data/data.html


Location Keywords
OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN
OCEAN > INDIAN OCEAN
OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > GLOBAL OCEAN


Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC WINDS >SURFACE WINDS >WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN WINDS >SURFACE WINDS >WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
OCEANS


Originating Center
JPL/Air-Sea


Data Center
Air - Sea Interaction & Climate, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://airsea-www.jpl.nasa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: W. TIMOTHY LIU
Phone: 818-354-2394
Fax: 818-393-6720
Email: W.T.Liu at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
California Institute of Technology
Mail Stop 300-323
4800 Oak Grove Drive
City: Pasadena
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 91109
Country: USA


Personnel
MELANIE F. MEAUX
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov


W. TIMOTHY LIU
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 818-354-2394
Fax: 818-393-6720
Email: W.T.Liu at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
California Institute of Technology
Mail Stop 300-323
4800 Oak Grove Drive
City: Pasadena
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 91109
Country: USA


Publications/References
Please see http://airsea-www.jpl.nasa.gov/publication/publications.html
for a list of publications.

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-12-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-06-02


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