Development of a Mesoscale Ensemble Data Assimilation System at the Naval Research Laboratory
Qingyun Zhao, Fuqing Zhang, Teddy Holt, Craig H Bishop, Qin Xu
Weather & Forecasting | AMER METEOROLOGICAL SOC | Published : 2013
Awarded by Office of Naval Research (ONR)
The authors thank the On-Demand Section led by Mr. John Cook, the Mesoscale Modeling Section led by Dr. Jim Doyle, and the Data Assimilation Section led by Dr. Nancy Baker of the Marine Meteorology Division, Naval Research Laboratory, for their strong support and help during this study. Special thanks go to Dr. Keith Sashegyi of the Data Assimilation Section for his generous help in providing the data processing and quality control algorithms as well as observational forward operators from NRL NAVDAS. This research was supported by the Office of Naval Research (ONR) under PE 0602435N, N000140910526, and other ONR-sponsored collaboration project.