Arctic Sea Ice Outlook 2009 by AWI, OASYS and FastOpt

In 2009, as in the previous year, AWI and OASys participate in the S4D Sea Ice Outlook (SIO), this time joined by FastOpt.

As in the previous year, in 2009 AWI and OASys participate in the international SEARCH/S4D Sea Ice Outlook (SIO), this time joined by FastOpt. For the first time the variational data assimilation system NAOSIMDAS, developed in the course of the EU funded DAMOCLES project, is used to optimize the initial conditions for the outlook.

The results of the AWI/OASys/FAstOpt contribution to the SIO 2009 can be found here (June Outlook) and here (July Outlook)

On the homepage of AWI a press release on the first of a series of monthly outlooks can be found.

Follow these links for more information on SEARCH, DAMOCLES and S4D.