Integration of Ocean and Earth Dynamics of Measurement and Prediction of Sea-Level Change

Lead PI: Dr. James L. Davis

Unit Affiliation: Seismology, Geology and Tectonophysics, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO)

July 2011 - July 2012
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: The project will examine the magnitude and importance of self-attraction and loading at frequencies other than annual.

OUTCOMES: Demonstrated that large-scale SAL effects are not negligible in GRACE-derived global observations of OBP. Five manuscripts published.