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Altimetry and sea level rise

  • Beckley, B. D., F. G. Lemoine, S. B. Luthcke, R. D. Ray, N. P. Zelensky, 2007: A reassessment of global and regional mean sea level trends from TOPEX and Jason-1 altimetry based on revised reference frame and orbits, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L14608, DOI: 10.1029/2007GL030002.
  • Beckley, B. D., N. P. Zelensky, S. B. Luthcke, P. S. Callahan, 2004: Towards a seamless transition from TOPEX/POSEIDON to Jason-1, Marine Geodesy, 27, 373-389, DOI: 10.1080/01490410490889148.
  • Cabanes, C., A. Cazenave, C. Le Provost, 2001: Sea level change from Topex-Poseidon altimetry for 1993–1999 and possible warming of the southern oceans, Geophys. Res. Lett., 28, 9–12, DOI: 10.1029/2000GL011962.
  • Callahan, P. S., 2004: Retracking of Jason-1 Data, Marine Geodesy, 27, 391-407, DOI: 10.1080/01490410490902098.
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  • Cazenave, A., R. S. Nerem, 2004: Present-day sea level change: Observations and causes, Rev. Geophys., 42, RG3001, DOI: 10.1029/2003RG000139.
  • Chambers, D. P., S. A. Hayes, J. C. Ries, T. J. Urban, 2003: New TOPEX sea state bias models and their effect on global mean sea level, J. Geophys. Res., 108, 3305, DOI: 10.1029/2003JC001839.
  • Chambers, D. P., C. A. Mehlhaff, T. J. Urban, D. Fujii, R. S. Nerem, 2002: Low-frequency variations in global mean sea level: 1950–2000, J. Geophys. Res., 107, 3026, DOI: 10.1029/2001JC001089.
  • Chambers, D. P., J. C. Ries, C. K. Shum, B. D. Tapley, 1998: On the use of tide gauges to determine altimeter drift, J. Geophys. Res., 103, 12885–12890, DOI: 10.1029/98JC01197.
  • Chambers, D. P., J. C. Ries, T. J. Urban, 2003: Calibration and verification of Jason-1 using global along-track residuals with TOPEX, Marine Geodesy, 26, 305–317, DOI: 10.1080/714044523.
  • Chambers, D. P., C. A. Mehlhaff, T. J. Urban, R. S. Nerem, 2002: Analysis of interannual and low-frequency variability in global mean sea level from altimetry and tide gauges, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, 27, 1407–1411, DOI: 10.1016/S1474-7065(02)00078-5.
  • Cheney, R., L. Miller, R. Agreen, N. Doyle, J. Lillibridge, 1994: TOPEX/POSEIDON: The 2-cm solution, J. Geophys. Res., 99, 24,555–24,564, DOI: 10.1029/94JC02050.
  • Dorandeu, J. et al., 2004: Jason-1 global statistical evaluation and performance assessment: Calibration and cross-calibration results, Marine Geodesy, 27, 345-372, DOI: 10.1080/01490410490889094.
  • Edwards, S., P. Moore, M. King, 2004: Assessment of the Jason-1 and TOPEX/Poseidon Microwave Radiometer Performance Using GPS from Offshore Sites in the North Sea, Marine Geodesy, 27, 717-727, DOI: 10.1080/01490410490883388.
  • L.-L. Fu, A. Cazenave, Satellite altimetry and earth sciences: a handbook of techniques and applications (u, l, ~ed. ~u2, d`)`, 463463. p-.Fu, L.-L. et al., 1994: TOPEX/POSEIDON mission overview, J. Geophys. Res., 99, 24,369–24,382, DOI: 10.1029/94JC01761.
  • Keihm, S. J., V. Zlotnicki, C. S. Ruf, 2000: TOPEX Microwave Radiometer performance evaluation, 1992–1998, IEEE T. Geosci. Remote., 38, 1379–1386, DOI: 10.1109/36.843032.
  • Leuliette, E., R. Nerem, G. Mitchum, 2004: Calibration of TOPEX/Poseidon and Jason altimeter data to construct a continuous record of mean sea level change, Marine Geodesy, 27, 79–94, DOI: 10.1080/01490410490465193.
  • Mitchum, G. T., 1994: Comparison of TOPEX sea surface heights and tide gauge sea levels, J. Geophys. Res., 99, 24,541–24,554, DOI: 10.1029/94JC01640.
  • Mitchum, G. T., 1998: Monitoring the Stability of Satellite Altimeters with Tide Gauges, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 15, 721-730, DOI: 10.1175/1520-0426(1998)015%3C0721:MTSOSA%3E2.0.CO;2.
  • Mitchum, G. T., 2000: An improved calibration of satellite altimetric heights using tide gauge sea levels with adjustment for land motion, Marine Geodesy, 23, 145–166, DOI: 10.1080/01490410050128591.
  • Nerem, R. S., 1995: Measuring global mean sea level variations using TOPEX/POSEIDON altimeter data, J. Geophys. Res., 100, 25,135–25,152, DOI: 10.1029/95JC02303.
  • Nerem, R. S., 1995: Global mean sea-level variations from TOPEX/Poseidon altimeter data, Science, 268, 708–710, DOI: 10.1126/science.268.5211.708.
  • Nerem, R. S., 1999: Measuring very low frequency sea level variations using satellite altimeter data, Global and Planetary Change, 20, 157-171, DOI: 10.1016/S0921-8181(98)00068-X.
  • Nerem, R. S., D. P. Chambers, E. W. Leuliette, G. T. Mitchum, B. S. Giese, 1999: Variations in global mean sea level associated with the 1997–1998 ENSO event: Implications for measuring long-term sea level change, Geophys. Res. Lett., 26, 3005–3008, DOI: 10.1029/1999GL002311.
  • Nerem, R. S. et al., 1997: Improved determination of global mean sea level variations using TOPEX/POSEIDON altimeter data, Geophys. Res. Lett., 24, 1331–1334, DOI: 10.1029/97GL01288.
  • Nerem, R. S., E. J. Schrama, C. J. Koblinsky, B. D. Beckley, 1994: A preliminary evaluation of ocean topography from the TOPEX/POSEIDON mission, J. Geophys. Res., 99, 24,565–24,583, DOI: 10.1029/94JC01431.
  • Nerem, R. S. et al., 2007: Comment on "Estimating future sea level change from past records" by Nils-Axel Morner, Global and Planetary Change, 55, 358-360, DOI: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2006.08.002.
  • Nerem, R. S., K. E. Rachlin, I. B.D. Hughes STX, 1997: Characterization of global mean sea level variations observed by TOPEX/POSEIDON using empirical orthogonal functions, Surveys in Geophysics, 18, 293–302, DOI: 10.1023/A:1006596211926.
  • Obligis, E., N. Tran, L. Eymard, 2004: An Assessment of Jason-1 Microwave Radiometer Measurements and Products, Marine Geodesy, 27, 255–277, DOI: 10.1080/01490410490465481.
  • Urban, T. J., B. E. Schutz, 2005: ICESat sea level comparisons, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L23S10, DOI: 10.1029/2005GL024306.
  • Vincent, P. et al., 2003: Jason-1 geophysical performance evaluation, Marine Geodesy, 26, 167–186, DOI: 10.1080/714044517.
  • Zhao, C. et al., 2004: Accuracy Assessment of the TOPEX/Poseidon Ionosphere Measurements, Marine Geodesy, 27, 729-739, DOI: 10.1080/01490410490889076.