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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

Ludovic Drouineau

co-chair

SISMER-Ifremer

France

Zankhun Wang

co-chair

Associate Research Professor; NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information

USA

Denis Pierrot

co-chair

Research Physical Scientist AOML / NOAA

USA

Tim Boyer

NOAA

USA

Francis Bringas

NOAA

USA

Franck Oliva

DFO MPO

Canada

Lotta Fyrberg

SMHI

Sweden

Gael Alory

LEGOS-CNAP

France

Suzuki Toru

MIRC/JHA

Japan

Martin Kramp

Ocean OPS

France

Iris Hinrich

Research associate; Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency

Germany

Michael Schlundt

GEOMAR

Germany

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