The LTDP EMiR consortium consists of four partners (in alphabetical order), with dedicated roles and responsibilities:
>> Collecte Localisation Satellites (CLS), France:
Provision of harmonised MWR brightness temperature time series, impact assessment of improved total column water vapour (TCWV) information on accuracy of ocean altimetry.
>> Deutscher Wetterdienst (DWD), Germany, through their participation to the Satellite Application Facility on Climate Monitoring (CM SAF):
Provision of improved algorithms for TCWV retrieval from MWR observations.
>> Informus GmbH (INF), Germany:
Project management, accuracy assessment of MWR-derived brightness temperatures and TCWV.
>> Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute (SMHI), Sweden:
Integration of re-analysis information into the MWR retrieval and evaluation process.
[Last edited: 2016-06-23]