2nd Users Meeting, June 2009

Second Euro-Argo Users Workshop Programme
OGS, Trieste - Italy
 June 15-16-17th, 2009

 

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15th June

 

10:00 – 11:00 : Registration

 

11:00 – 11:30 : Welcome address...... PM. Poulain, I. Marson, A. Crise

 

11:30 – 12:00 : Euro-Argo status, prospects and issues...... P-Y. Le Traon

 

12:00 – 12:30 : WP-6 Workshops and other matters...... J. Gould

 

12:30 – 13:35 : Lunch
 

 

Mediterranean and S Europe Argo

 

13:35 – 14:00 : Study of sampling strategy by means of numerical simulations of Argo profilers......V. Rupolo, PM.Poulain

 

14:00 – 14:25 : Importance of Argo in the Mediterranean Operational Oceanography Network (MOON)......S.Dobricic

 

14:25 – 14:50 : Mediterranean subsurface circulation estimated from ARGO data......M. Menna

 

14:50 – 15:15 : On the Assimilation of Argo Float Trajectories into the Mediterranean Forecasting System (MFS)......J. Nillson

 

15:15 – 15:40 : Evidence of cyclonic recirculation off SW Iberia from Argo and Altimetric data......L. Lamas

 

15:40 – 16:10 : Coffee break

 

16:10 – 16:35 : Argo data service: from data collection to final distribution". The respective role of DACs and GDACs......L. Petit de laVilleon

 

16:35 – 17:00 : The MOOSE project: an observing system for testing a network of biogeochemical profiling floats in the Mediterranean Sea......L. Coppola et al.

 

17:00 – 17:25 : On the potential use of Argo and altimetry data to estimate vertical velocities in the upper ocean......A. Pascual

 

17:25 – 17:50 : Mediterranean thermohaline properties as derived from Argo data......G. Notarstefano

 

17:50 – 18:15 : Discussion of issues concerning MedArgo Leader......PM. Poulain

 

18:15 – 19:30 : Reception and poster viewing

 

16th June

 

Global scale science

 

09:00 – 09:25 : Use of Argo observations in Met Office forecast systems and climate research......M. Palmer

 

09:25 – 09:50 : Global hydrographic variability patterns during 2003-2008...... K. Von Schuckmann

 

09:50 – 10:15 : Comparing and combining Argo data with Altimeter data......S. Guinehut

 

10:15 – 10:40 : Tracing Large Scale T and S Anomalies by Floats...... S.Schmidt

 

10:40 – 11:10 : Coffee break

 

11:10 – 11:35 : Use of Argo data in monitoring and study of the ecosystem in the Norwegian Sea......K-A. Mork

 

11:35 – 12:00 : Interannual Variability of Intermediate and Thermocline Waters in the South Atlantic as informed by Argo Floats...... G. Mc Carthy

 

12:00 – 12:25 : Discriminating between mass and volume components of sea level variability on seasonal and interannual timescales...... R. Bingham

 

12:25 – 14:30 : Lunch

 

14:30 – 14:55 : Determining ocean correlation scales using Argo float data......L. McLean

 

14:55 – 15:20 : Argo at high latitudes......O. Klatt

 

15:20 – 15:45 : Operational processing of Argo data in Germany......B. Klein

 

15:45 – 16:00 : Discussion and summary

 

16:00 – 16:30 : Coffee break

 

Argo and related technologies

 

16:30 – 16:55 : PROVOR technology and performance......P. Brault

 

16:55 – 17:20 : The APEX pressure offset problem......B. King

 

17:20 – 17:45 : Implementing Argos-3 in Ocean Platforms......B. Yann

 

17:45 – 18:10 : NEMO Floats - Recent technology and upcoming features......S.Hendrik

 

20:00 : Workshop dinner at Hotel Riviera & Maximilian’s hosted by OGS

 

17th June

 

09:30 – 10:30 : New users ideas, needs, challenges - Short statements from training day articipants

 

10:30 – 11:00 : Preparation and summary for training day

 

11:00 – 11:30 : Coffee break

 

11:30 – 12:00 : The Euro Argo educational outreach site - demonstration......J. Gould

 

12:00 – 13:00 :Planning for next workshop

 

13:00 : End of the Workshop

Posters

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