Journal article

Observation-Based Source Terms in the Third-Generation Wave Model WAVEWATCH III: Updates and Verification

Qingxiang Liu, W Erick Rogers, Alexander V Babanin, Ian R Young, Leonel Romero, Stefan Zieger, Fangli Qiao, Changlong Guan

Journal of Physical Oceanography | AMER METEOROLOGICAL SOC | Published : 2019

Grants

Awarded by DISI Australia-China Centre


Awarded by ARC


Awarded by international cooperation project on the China-Australia Research Centre for Maritime Engineering of Ministry of Science and Technology, China


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors are grateful to Dr. Kevin Ewans from MetOcean Research Ltd, New Zealand, for discussion about various aspects of wave spectra. The distribution and maintenance of WW3 and GMD codes by NOAA/NCEP is gratefully acknowledged. We appreciate Dr. David W. Wang from the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory for providing his code of the Maximum Entropy Method (MEM). QL, AVB, and IRY acknowledge the support from the DISI Australia-China Centre through Grant ACSRF48199. AVB also appreciates the financial support by ARC Discovery DP170101328. FQ is supported by the international cooperation project on the China-Australia Research Centre for Maritime Engineering of Ministry of Science and Technology, China under Grant 2016YFE0101400. We thank Dr. G. P. van Vledder and another reviewer for their detailed comments and suggestions that have improved our manuscript a lot.