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What is GOSUD

Global Ocean Surface Underway Data (GOSUD) is an initiative of the International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange (IODE) of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) programme.

Origin

Following recommendation IODE-XVI.10 (Lisbon November 2000): “… to acquire, quality control, store in standard format, and disseminate the collected underway sea surface salinity data …the Global Ocean Surface Underway Data (GOSUD) Project was established in 2001.

 

Project Steering Group

Fabienne Gaillard

co-chair

LOPS-Ifremer

France

Loïc Petit de la Villéon

co-chair

SISMER-Ifremer

France

Tim Boyer

US-NODC

USA

Gustavo  Goni

NOAA, AOML

USA

Mathieu Ouellet

FOC

Canada

Wilhelm Petersen

ICR/HZG

Germany

Benjamin Pfeil

UiB/BCCR

Norway

Gilles Reverdin

LOCEAN-CNRS

France

Suzuki Toru

MIRC/JHA

Japan

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