Assessment of Data Assimilative Ocean Models in the Gulf of Mexico Using Ocean Color

  1. Wilton Sturges and
  2. Alexis Lugo-Fernandez
  1. Eric P. Chassignet1,
  2. Harley E. Hurlburt2,
  3. Ole Martin Smedstad3,
  4. Charlie N. Barron2,
  5. Dong S. Ko2,
  6. Robert C. Rhodes2,
  7. Jay F. Shriver2,
  8. Alan J. Wallcraft2 and
  9. Robert A. Arnone2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/161GM07

Circulation in the Gulf of Mexico: Observations and Models

Circulation in the Gulf of Mexico: Observations and Models

How to Cite

Chassignet, E. P., Hurlburt, H. E., Smedstad, O. M., Barron, C. N., Ko, D. S., Rhodes, R. C., Shriver, J. F., Wallcraft, A. J. and Arnone, R. A. (2005) Assessment of Data Assimilative Ocean Models in the Gulf of Mexico Using Ocean Color, in Circulation in the Gulf of Mexico: Observations and Models (eds W. Sturges and A. Lugo-Fernandez), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/161GM07

Author Information

  1. 1

    RSMAS/MPO, University of Miami, Miami, Florida

  2. 2

    Naval Research Laboratory, Stennis Space Center, Mississippi

  3. 3

    Planning Systems Inc., Stennis Space Center, Mississippi

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904269

Online ISBN: 9781118666166

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Keywords:

  • Ocean circulation—Mexico, Gulf of—Remote sensing;
  • Ocean circulation—Mexico, Gulf of—Mathematical models

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Ocean Color

  • The Data Assimilative Ocean Models

  • Comparison to Ocean Color

  • Discussion

  • Conclusion