The LTDP EMiR consortium consists of four partners (in alphabetical order), with dedicated roles and responsibilities:
>> Collecte Localisation Satellites (CLS), France:
Pre-processing of MWR observations, including side-lobe correction, impact assessment of improved TCWV information on the accuracy of ocean altimetry.
>> Deutscher Wetterdienst (DWD), Germany:
Provision of improved algorithms for TCWV retrieval from MWR observations, evaluation of EMiR TCWV by comparison with GNSS-based TCWV retrievals.
>> Informus GmbH (INF), Germany:
Provision of cross-calibrated MWR brightness temperature time series, evaluation of EMiR TCWV by comparison with other EO-based TCWV data records, project management.
>> Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute (SMHI), Sweden:
Integration of re-analysis information into the MWR retrieval and evaluation process.
[Last edited: 2018-05-29]