World Meteorological Organization (WMO)
Event: Event: Ship Observations Team sixth session (11-15 April 2011; Hobart, Australia)Published by: WMO ; 2011
The Sixth Session of the JCOMM Ship Observations Team (SOT) was held at the auditorium of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Division of Marine and Atmospheric Research (CMAR), Hobart, Australia, from 11 to 15 April 2011 at the kind invitation of the Government of Australia. The Session was co-sponsored by the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) and CSIRO.
As for previous SOT Sessions, a technical and scientific workshop focusing on new initiatives and / or new developments in shipboard meteorological or oceanographic instrumentation, observing practices, data management procedures, and quality control and ocean products was organized during the first day of the meeting. Eight presentations were delivered during the workshop, which covered each of the theme areas, and permitted to prepare further discussions at the main SOT Session.
Collection(s) and Series: JCOMM Meeting Report- No. 84
Format: Digital (Free)
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