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ODYSEA cover image from journal Remote Sensing


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Bourassa, M. A., T. Meissner, I. Cerovečki, P. Chang, X. Dong, G. De Chiara, C. Donlon, D. S. Dukhovskoy, J. Elya, A. Fore, M. R. Fewings, R. C. Foster, S. T. Gille, B. Haus, S. Histova-Veleva, H. M. Holbach, Z. Jelenak, J. A. Knaff, S. A. Kranz, A. Manaster, M. Mazloff, C. Mears, A. Mouche, M. Portabella, N. Reul, L. Ricciardulli, E. Rodriguez, C. Sampson, D. Solis, A. Stoffelen, M. R. Stukel, B. Styles, D. E. Weissman, F. Wentz, 2019. Remotely sensed winds and wind stresses for marine forecasting and ocean modeling, Frontiers in Marine Science, 6, 443, https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fmars.2019.00443/full.

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Jullien, S., Masson, S., Oerder, V., Samson, G., Colas, F. and Renault, L., 2020. Impact of ocean–atmosphere current feedback on ocean mesoscale activity: Regional variations and sensitivity to model resolution. Journal of Climate, 33(7), 2585-2602. https://doi.org/10.1175/jcli-d-19-0484.1

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Morrison, T. J., J. L. McClean, S. T. Gille, M. E. Maltrud, D. P. Ivanova, and A. P. Craig, 2024. Sensitivites of the West Greenland Current to Greenland Ice Sheet meltwater in a mesoscale ocean/sea ice model, accepted, J. Phys. Oceanogr., https://doi.org/10.1175/JPO-D-23-0102.1.

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Renault, L., Deutsch, C., McWilliams, J.C., Frenzel, H., Liang, J.H. and Colas, F., 2016c. Partial decoupling of primary productivity from upwelling in the California Current system. Nature Geoscience, 9(7), 505-508. https://doi.org/10.1038/ngeo2722

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Wang, J., Torres, H., Klein, P., Wineteer, A., Zhang, H., Menemenlis, D., Ubelmann, C., & Rodriguez, E., 2023. Increasing the observability of near inertial oscillations by a future ODYSEA satellite mission, Remote Sensing, 15(18), 4526. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs15184526

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