Boundary Layer Dynamics by National Research Council, Division on Engineering and

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Another specific step toward coordination of efforts at NRL would be to incorporate, in models of both the atmosphere and ocean, the presence of ocean surface waves, as mentioned in Chapter 2. This step could lead to improvement of the models as well as bring recognition to NRL-E, -W, and -S. The necessary data sets exist, from either satellite remote sensing or wave model predictions, and Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. About this PDF file: This new digital representation of the original work has been recomposed from XML files created from the original paper book, not from the original typesetting files.

Can ocean salinity maps be produced accurately by microwave radiometers? • Can radiometry be used to improve models of sea surface acoustic noise? Possible NRL Role A great deal of research is currently being done on applications of active real aperture radar and synthetic aperture radar to remote sensing of the oceans. Although there is still much to be learned, considerable progress has been made in recent years, and numerous groups are working actively in the field. Passive millimeter and microwave sensing, on the other hand, is less well developed, but as improvements are made in spatial resolution and sensitivity, it promises to be highly productive for remote sensing of the ocean, especially where covertness is an advantage.

Please use the print version of this publication as the authoritative version for attribution. html SYNERGISTIC OPPORTUNITIES 29 Further consideration of NRL capabilities for BLD research led the panel to conclude that there is an outstanding opportunity to focus this research by formation of a new center, located at NRL/FNMOC and modeled after the European Centre for Medium-range Weather Forecasting (ECMWF), where NRL personnel could work, together with researchers and investigators from academia, on global and high-resolution regional coupled models of the atmosphere and ocean.

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