Journal article

Calibration and Validation of HY-2 Altimeter Wave Height

Qingxiang Liu, Alexander V Babanin, Changlong Guan, Stefan Zieger, Jian Sun, Yongjun Jia

JOURNAL OF ATMOSPHERIC AND OCEANIC TECHNOLOGY | AMER METEOROLOGICAL SOC | Published : 2016

Grants

Awarded by National Natural Science Foundation of China


Awarded by Australian Research Council


Awarded by U.S. Office of Naval Research


Funding Acknowledgements

Q. Liu acknowledges the fellowship supported by the China Scholarship Council (CSC). Radar altimeter data were kindly provided by NSOAS, AVISO, and NOAA/NESDIS. The in situ buoy observations were provided by NDBC and NODC. The wave model output provided by the Ifremer IOWAGA project is highly acknowledged. C. Guan and J. Sun appreciate the support from the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grants 41276010, 41376010 and U1406401). AVB acknowledges support from the Australian Research Council Discovery Grant DP130100227 and the U.S. Office of Naval Research Grant N00014-13-1-0278. We would like to thank the two anonymous reviewers and the editor for their comments and suggestions that have improved this paper.