New paper from M. Passaro et al . "ALES+: Adapting a homogenous ocean retracker for satellite altimetry to sea ice leads, coastal and inland waters" has been recently published

Submitted by mablain on Fri, 2018-05-04 10:26
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Radar satellites supply the data used to map sea level and ocean currents. However, up until now the radar's "eyes" have been blind where the oceans are covered by ice. Researchers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have now developed a new analysis method to solve this problem.

 

More information are available on www.tum.de/en/about-tum/news/press-releases/detail/article/34545/

Reference : Passaro, M., S. Kildegaard Rose, O. Andersen, E. Boergens, F. M. Calafat, D. Dettmering, J. Benveniste: ALES+: Adapting a homogenous ocean retracker for satellite altimetry to sea ice leads, coastal and inland waters. Remote Sensing of Environment, 2018, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2018.02.074 (www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0034425718300920)