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Annual sea surface temperature

References for Lesson 4: Global Sea surface temperature (SST) from ATSR


Edwards, T., Browning, R., Delderfield, J., Lee, D. J., Lidiard, K. A., Milburrow, R. W., McPherson, P. H., Peskett, S. C., Toplis, G. M., Taylor, H. S., Mason, I., Mason, G., Smith, A. and Stringer, S., 1990: The along track scanning radiometer - measurement of sea-surface temperature from ERS-1, J. of the British Interplan. Soc., 43, 160-180.

Frankignoul, C., G. de Coetlogon, T.M. Joyce, and S.F. Dong, 2001: Gulf Stream variability and ocean-atmosphere interactions. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 31, 3516-3529.

Hogg, N.G. and W.E. Johns, 1995: Western boundary currents. U.S. National Report to Internatonal Union of Geodesy and Geophysics 1991-1994, Supplement to Reviews of Geophysics, 33, 1311-1334.

Mariano, A.J., T.M. Chin and E.H. Ryan, R. Kovach and O.B. Brown, 2002: On Gulf Stream Path Variability. J. Physical Ocean., (submitted). The Open University Course Team, 1989: Ocean Circulation. The Open University, Milton Keynes, 238pp.


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