• Improvement in air–sea flux estimates derived from satellite observations 

      Bentamy, Abderrahim; Grodsky, Semyon; Katsaros, Kristina; Mestas-Nuñez, Alberto M.; Blanke, Bruno; Desbiolles, Fabien (Taylor & Francis Online, 2013-04-17)
      A new method is developed to estimate daily turbulent air–sea fluxes over the global ocean on a 0.25° grid. The required surface wind speed (w 10) and specific air humidity (q 10) at 10 m height are both estimated from ...