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The scientists of CERSAT contribute to several major international projects (climatology, sea-ice studies,...), bringing their scientific expertise and the products generated at CERSAT. This page provides brief overviews and references to these projects.

WAVE DB

Waves Dissipation and Balance This project, led by F. Ardhuin, is funded in part by the U.S. National…

IOWAGA

Integrated Ocean Waves for Geophysical and Other Application If you need information about some sea-state related parameter, chances…

Altiberg

Altiberg is a project funded by CNES in the aim to improve small icebergs detection using altimeters waveforms…

Felyx

Felyx is a free software solution, written in python and javascript, whose aim is to provide EO data…

OSI SAF

For complementing its Central Facilities capability in Darmstadt and taking more benefit from specialized expertise in Member States,…

OceanFlux

The Oceanflux Greenhouse Gases project is a two year project funded by the European Space Agency, the objective…

ICEMON

This project was an ESA project as demonstration for GMES. The objective was to design and implement an…

MERCATOR

The MERCATOR mission seeks to develop and deploy a truly operational oceanography system over the next five years…

WOCE

The World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) is a component of the World Climate Research Program ( WCRP) and…

Convection

The objective of CONVECTION is to understand the physics underlying the convection process in the Greenland Sea and…

GlobIce

The objective of this project is to expend the use of SAR data archive to generate geophysical products…

PolarView

PolarView program is the follow-on of the ICEMON program as GMES. It is a contribution to the International…

DAMOCLES

DAMOCLES is an European contribution to the International Polar Year (http://www.ipy.org/). It is an integrated ice-atmosphere-ocean monitoring and…

ENVIWAVE

The main goal of this project is to develop and produce validated geophysical data sets that describe waves…

GlobWave

The GlobWave Project is an initiative funded by ESA (and subsidised by CNES) through the Data User Element…

Medspiration

 The Medspiration Project is a European initiative, funded by ESA (in the frame of DUE program), to combine…

CATDS

SMOS (Soil Moisture and Ocean Salinity) mission is a joint ESA / CNES / CDTI Earth Observation program.…