Workshops

Ocean Radar (ACORN) Workshop 14-15 June 2012

The Workshop was held over two days at James Cook University, Townsville.  

The Workshop Review and Delegate Contact Details are available.

AGENDA – Ocean Radar Workshop 14-15 June 2012

DAY 1 – Thursday 14 June 2012

Theme

Title

Presenter

 

Welcome

Paul Dirks, JCU &

Lyndon Llewellyn, AIMS

 

Introduction/logistics

Lucy Wyatt, JCU/ACORN

Radar and ACORN

Introduction to oceanographic HF radar

Lucy Wyatt, JCU/ACORN

 

The development and design of ACORN

Mal Heron, JCU/ACORN

 

On the fidelity of HFSWR physics and its relevance to radar performance

Stuart Anderson, DSTO

 

WERA processing and quality control

Arnstein Prytz, JCU/ACORN

 

SeaSonde Quality Control: A First Approach

Dan Atwater, JCU/ACORN

Potential users/uses and data requirements

Ocean observations and the Royal Australian Navy

Jo Haynes, DOM/Navy

 

How ACORN data is shown on the IMOS OceanCurrent website

David Griffin, CSIRO

 

Cyclone wave modelling

Alex Babanin, Swinburne

 

Wave Statistics and Storm Waves on NSW Coast

Bob You, Coastal Science, Office of Environment & Heritage, Dept of Premier and Cabinet, NSW

News from the NODES

WA radar experiences

Chari Pattiaratchi, UWA

Day 2 – Friday 15 June 2012

 

BOM data interests

Boris Kelly-Gerreyn

News from the NODES

SAIMOS progress update

Paul Malthouse, SARDI

 

Wind climate in the southern GBR - local observations vs QuikSCAT and MesoLAPS

Jasmine Jaffrés, JCU

 

Radar-based tracking of pollutants/larvae in the Coral Sea

Ale Mantovanelli, JCU

 

2 months of radar data at Coffs Harbour

Moninya Roughan, UNSW

 

Preliminary proposal for HF Radar at the EAC separation zone

Iain Suthers, UNSW

How to access the data

The data portal

Sebastien Mancini, EMII/IMOS

 

Requirements for software tools, radar wish lists

Discussion