Bibliography

Refereed Papers

Book chapters (refereed)

  • C. Dufau, C. Martin-Puig C., L. Moreno, User requirements in the coastal ocean for satellite altimetry, in Coastal Altimetry, Eds S. Vignudelli, A. Kostianoy. P. Cipollini, J. Benveniste, Springer, 2011 [contribution in cooperation with the PISTACH Project]
  • C. Gommenginger, P. Thibaut, L. Fenoglio-Marc, G. Quartly, X. Deng, J. Gómez-Enri, P. Challenor, Y. Gao., Retracking altimeter waveforms near the coasts - A review of retracking methods and some applications to coastal waveforms, in Coastal Altimetry, Eds S. Vignudelli, A. Kostianoy. P. Cipollini, J. Benveniste, Springer, 2011 [contribution in cooperation with the PISTACH Project]
  • E. Obligis, C. Desportes, L. Eymard, J. Fernandes, C. Lázaro, A. Nunes, Tropospheric corrections for coastal altimetry, in Coastal Altimetry, Eds S. Vignudelli, A. Kostianoy. P. Cipollini, J. Benveniste, Springer, 2011 [contribution in cooperation with the PISTACH Project]
  • P.L. Woodworth and K. Horsburgh, Surge Models as Providers of Improved Inverse Barometer Corrections for Coastal Areas, in Coastal Altimetry, Eds S. Vignudelli, A. Kostianoy. P. Cipollini, J. Benveniste, Springer, 2011
  • S.Vignudelli, P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, S. Gleason, H. Snaith, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, C. Lázaro, A. L. Nunes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo, J. Benveniste, Satellite Altimetry: sailing closer to the coast, in D.L. Tang (ed.), Remote Sensing of the Changing Oceans, DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-16541-2_11, Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg 2011

Books

  • Vignudelli S., Kostianoy A. G., Cipollini P., Benveniste J. (Editors), Coastal Altimetry, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, doi:10.1007/978-3-642-12796-0, 578 pp, 2011

Community White Paper - OceanObs'09

[COASTALT contributed to this CWP in collaboration with many members of the international coastal altimetry community]

  • P. Cipollini, J. Benveniste, J. Bouffard, W. Emery, C. Gommenginger, D. Griffin, J. Høyer, K. Madsen, F. Mercier, L. Miller, A. Pascual, M. Ravichandran, F. Shillington, H. Snaith, T. Strub, D. Vandemark, S. Vignudelli, J. Wilkin, P. Woodworth, J. Zavala-Garay, “The Role of Altimetry in Coastal Observing Systems”, in Proceedings of OceanObs’09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society (Vol. 2), Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, Hall, J., Harrison, D.E. & Stammer, D., Eds., ESA Publication WPP-306, 2010. 

Conference and other non-refereed papers (most recent first)

  • IGARSS 2012: Paolo Cipollini, Jérôme Benveniste, Craig Donlon, “Coastal Altimetry: recent progress and application to storm surge research”, extended abstract for IEEE IGARSS 2012, Munich, Germany, 24-29 July 2012 (includes material from COASTALT)

  • EARSel 2011: I. Caballero, J. Gómez-Enri, G. Navarro, P. Villares, Towards a validation of Envisat RA-2 high rate significant wave height in coastal systems: case study of the Gulf of Cadiz, 5th EARSeL Workshop on Remote Sensing of the Coastal Zone, Prague, Czech Republic, 1st – 3rd June, 2011. PDF file

  • EOS summary of 4CA-WS: M. J. Fernandes, J. Benveniste, S. Vignudelli, Improved Coastal Altimetry Could Contribute to the Monitoring of Regional Sea Level Trends., Eos Trans. AGU, Vol. 92, No. 16, pp 136, 2011. PDF file

  • ESA Living Planet 2010: G. D. Quartly, Hyperbolic Retracker: Removing Bright Target Artefacts from Altimetric Waveform Data, Proceedings of ESA Living Planet Symposium, Bergen 2010, ESA SP-686. PDF file
  • MTS/IEEE OCEANS2009: S. Vignudelli, P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, H. Snaith, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo, J. Benveniste, The COASTALT Project: Towards an Operational Use of Satellite Altimetry in the Coastal Zone, Proceedings of OCEANS 2009 MTS/IEEE Biloxi Conference, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA, 26-29 October 2009, CD. PDF file
  • EOS summary of 3CA-WS: S. Vignudelli, J. Benveniste, Coastal Altimetry Progresses Toward Applications, Eos Trans. AGU, Vol. 91, No. 5, p. 45. PDF file and relevant Supplementary material PDF file
  • SPIE Newsroom: J. Gómez-Enri, S. Vignudelli, G. Quartly, C. Gommenginger, J. Benveniste, Bringing satellite altimetry closer to shore, SPIE Newsroom, doi: 10.1117/2.1200908.1797. PDF file
  • SPIE 2009: J. Gómez-Enri, P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, C. Martin-Puig, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, J. Benveniste, P. Villares, Improving coastal altimeter products by a new retracking approach, Proceedings SPIE Vol. 7473, Remote Sensing of the Ocean, Sea Ice, and Large Water Regions 2009, C. R. Bostater, Jr., S. P. Mertikas, X. Neyt, M. Velez-Reyes (Eds), Berlin, Germany, 31 August 2009, doi:10.1117/12.831080 PDF file
  • OceanObs'09: P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, H. Snaith, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo, J. Benveniste, Experimental coastal altimetry data from the COASTALT project, Additional Contribution to the OceanObs'09 Conference, Venice (Italy), 21-25 September 2009. (extended abstract)PDF file
  • SPIE 2008: J. Gómez-Enri, P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, C. Martin-Puig, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, J. Benveniste, P. Villares, COASTALT: improving radar altimetry products in the oceanic coastal area, Proceedings SPIE Vol. 7105, Remote Sensing of the Ocean, Sea Ice, and Large Water Regions 2008, C. R. Bostater, Jr., S. P. Mertikas, X. Neyt, M. Velez-Reyes (Eds), Cardiff, U.K., 15-18 September 2008, DOI: 10.1117/12.802456 PDF file
  • EOS summary of 2CA-WS: J. Benveniste, S. Vignudelli, Challenges in Coastal Satellite Radar Altimetry, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(26), 225. PDF file and relevant Supplementary material PDF file
  • IAG GGEO 2008: Fenoglio-Marc L., Fehlau M., Ferri L., Becker M., Gao Y., Vignudelli S.: Coastal Sea Surface Heights from Improved Altimeter Data in the Mediterranean Sea, In Proceedings of IAG International Symposium on Gravity, Geoid and Earth Observation (GGEO2008) (S. Mertikas Editor), Chania, Greece, 23-27 June 2008, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 135 (33), 253-261 doi:10.1007/978-3-642-10634-7_33, 2010.

Presentations (most recent first)

  • COSPAR 2012: P Cipollini, J Benveniste, S. Vignudelli and the COASTALT Team, COASTALT Project’s contribution to the development and dissemination of coastal altimetry, talk at 39th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, Mysore (India), 14 - 22 July 2012. PDF file
  • MOMAR Workshop: P Cipollini, New Earth Observation products for Regional & Coastal Oceanography: the contribution of Coastal Altimetry, invited talk at MOMAR final Workshop “Coastal Observing and Forecasting Systems, Today & Tomorrow”, Livorno, Italy, 18-19 April 2012. PDF file
  • GODAE COSS-TT: Jérôme Benveniste, Paolo Cipollini, Nicolas Picot, The contribution of altimetry to monitoring and forecasting the coastal ocean, International Workshop of the GODAE Coastal and Shelf Seas Task Team (COSS-TT), University of Miami, Florida, USA, 10–12 January 2012. PDF file
  • RESELECASEA: Stefano Vignudelli and the COASTALT Team, “Coastal Altimetry - a Review”, presented at RESELECASEA Project Workshop, Bogor, Indonesia, 16-18 November 2011. PDF file
  • OSTST 2012: Paolo Cipollini,”Coastal Reflections: New Science and Open Questions from the Coastal Altimetry Workshop”, keynote talk at the Ocean Surface Topography Science Team (OSTST) meeting, San Diego, USA, 19-21 October 2011. (includes contributions from COASTALT) PDF file
  • 5CA-WS: Paolo Cipollini and the COASTALT Team, Recommendations for the Future of Coastal Altimetry, talk at 5th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, San Diego, USA, 16–18 October 2011. PDF file
  • 5CA-WS: Joana Fernandes, Clara Lázaro, Miguel Salgado, Alexandra Nunes, Paolo Cipollini, Wet Tropospheric Correction: filling the gaps from coast to coast, talk at 5th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, San Diego, USA, 16–18 October 2011. PDF file
  • 5CA-WS: Paolo Cipollini and the COASTALT Team, Technical Achievements and Data from the COASTALT Project, talk at 5th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, San Diego, USA, 16–18 October 2011. PDF file
  • 5CA-WS: J. Gómez-Enri, I. Caballero, G. Navarro, S. Vignudelli, B. Tejedor, P. Cipollini and P. Villares, Advances in the Validation of Coastal Altimetry Full Rate Wave Data (COASTALT Project), talk at 5th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, San Diego, USA, 16–18 October 2011.  PDF file
  • COASTALT Final WS: Paolo Cipollini, COASTALT Executive summary and Recommendations, talk at COASTALT final open Workshop, ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, 21 June 2011  PDF file
  • Mediterranean Sea Level WS: P. Cipollini and the COASTALT Team, The contribution of Coastal Altimetry to Mediterranean Sea Level Research, presented by M. Tsimplis at the Workshop on unresolved issues in Mediterranean Sea Level, Mallorca (Spain), 30 May-1 June 2011.  PDF file
  • EGU 2011: Cipollini P., Benveniste J., Gommenginger C.., and COASTALT team, COASTALT: an international effort to enable science with coastal altimetry, European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 3-6 April 2011, Vol. 13, EGU2011-13431, 2011.   PDF file
  • Chania 2011: Vignudelli S., and COASTALT team, Coastal Altimetry: past, present and future, Technical Workshop on Satellite Altimetry Calibration & Deformation Monitoring with GNSS, Chania, Greece, 20-21 January, 2011. (invited talk)
  • AARSE 2010: Bernard S., Byfield V., Cipollini P., Rouault M., Vignudelli S., Realizing the potential of coastal altimetry for Africa, 8th International Conference of the African Association of Remote Sensing and the Environment (AARSE), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 25-29 October, 2010.
  • 4CA-WS: M. J. Fernandes, C. Lázaro, N. Pires, M. Salgado, A. Nunes, P. Cipollini, GPD- Towards a Global Implementation, 4th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal, 14-15 October, 2010.     PDF file
  • 4CA-WS: Quartly G.D, Dimming the effects of Bright Targets, 4th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal, 14-15 October, 2010.  PDF file
  • 4CA-WS: Cipollini P., and COASTALT team, International Efforts to enable Science with Coastal Altimetry, 4th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal, 14-15 October, 2010.    PDF file
  • 4CA-WS: Snaith H., and COASTALT team: COASTALT: The new Coastal Altimetry Products from the COASTALT Project, 4th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal, 14-15 October, 2010.  PDF file
  • 4CA-WS: M.S. Bos, I.B. Araujo, L. Bastos and M.J. Fernandes, A Regional Set of Tide-Level Maps for the West Iberian Coast, 4th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal, 14-15 October, 2010.  PDF file
  • IGARSS 2010: Cipollini P., Challenor P., Coelho H., Fernandes J., Gomez-Enri J., Gommenginger C.,  Martin-Puig C., Quartly G., Snaith H., Vignudelli S., Woodworth P., Dinardo S., Benveniste J., Progress in Coastal Altimetry: outcomes of the COASTALT project, International Geosciences and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), Honolulu, Hawaii, US, 25-30 July, 2010.
  • IGARSS 2010: López-León P., Gómez-Enri J., Tejedor B., Aboitiz A., Vignudelli S., Villares P., Envisat RA-2 sea level data validation using mean sea level data from a tide gauge in the Gulf of Cadiz (Spain), International Geosciences and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), Honolulu, Hawaii, US, 25-30 July, 2010.
  • COSPAR 2010: Cipollini P., Barbosa S., Gommenginger G., Fernandes J., Gomez-Enri J., Martin-Puig C. Vignudelli S., Woodworth P., Benveniste J., Bastos L., Byfield V., Challenor P., Dinardo S., Gleason S., Lázaro C., Luca B. M., Moreno L., Nunes A., Pires N., Quartly G., Scozzari A., Snaith L., Tsimplis M., Wolf J., Altimetry in the coastal zone: summary and outlook of the COASTALT project, 38th Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) Assembly, Bremen, Germany, 18 -25 July, 2010.
  • ESA Living Planet 2010: P. Challenor and I. Andrianakis, The Bayes Linear Altimeter Retracker, European Space Agency ENVISAT Living Planet Symposium, Bergen, Norway, 28 June – 2 July, 2010.
  • ESA Living Planet 2010: S. Barbosa, M. J. Fernandes, C. Lázaro, A. Nunes, N. Pires, P. Cipollini, Validation of coastal altimetry data along the west Iberian coast, altimetry European Space Agency ENVISAT Living Planet Symposium, Bergen, Norway, 28 June – 2 July, 2010.
  • ESA Living Planet 2010: M. J. Fernandes, C. Lázaro, A. Nunes, N. Pires, P. Cipollini, Tropospheric corrections for coastal altimetry European Space Agency ENVISAT Living Planet Symposium, Bergen, Norway, 28 June – 2 July, 2010.
  • ESA Living Planet 2010: Cipollini P., Vignudelli S., and COASTALT Team, Coastal Altimetry moves forward: a summary of the COASTALT project, European Space Agency ENVISAT Living Planet Symposium, Bergen, Norway, 28 June – 2 July, 2010.
  • ESA Living Planet 2010: Gómez-Enri J., Quartly G., Vignudelli S., Cipollini P., Scozzari A., Flashes of brilliance: Investigating causes of altimeter anomalies in the coastal zone, European Space Agency ENVISAT Living Planet Symposium, Bergen, Norway, 28 June – 2 July, 2010.
  • ESA Living Planet 2010: López-León P., Gómez-Enri J., Tejedor B., Vignudelli S., Villares P., Flashes of brilliance: Investigating causes of altimeter anomalies in the coastal zone, European Space Agency ENVISAT Living Planet Symposium, Bergen, Norway, 28 June – 2 July, 2010.
  • EARSeL 2010: Gómez-Enri J., López-León P., Vignudelli S., Cipollini P., Gommenginger C., Gleason S., Benveniste J., Villares P., Coastal Envisat RA-2 data validation in the Gulf of Cadiz (Spain), 30th European Association of Remote SEnsing Laboratories (EARSEL) Symposium, Paris, France, 31 May – 3 June, 2010.
  • Ocean from Space Venice 2010: Cipollini P., and COASTALT Team, The COASTALT project for coastal altimetry and its contribution to the monitoring of coastal sea level, 4th Oceans from Space Symposium, Venice, Italy, 26-30 April, 2010.
  • AGU FM 2009: S. Vignudelli, P. Cipollini, S. Gleason, C. Gommenginger, H.M. Snaith, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo, J. Benveniste,+ the whole COASTALT crew, The COASTALT Project: Towards an Operational Use of Satellite Altimetry in the Coastal Zone,presented at AGU 2009 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, USA, 14-18 December 2009 (abstract in proceedings) PDF file
  • MTS/IEEE OCEANS2009: S. Vignudelli, P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, H.M. Snaith, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo, J. Benveniste, The COASTALT Project: Towards an Operational Use of Satellite Altimetry in the Coastal Zone, presented at OCEANS 2009 MTS/IEEE Biloxi Conference, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA, 26-29 October 2009 (paper in proceedings) PDF file
  • 3CA-WS: S. M. Barbosa, M. J. Fernandes, C. Lazaro, P. Leitao, A. L. Nunes, N. Pires, P. Cipollini, Wavelet-Based Comparison of Coastal Altimetry Data and In-situ Tide Gauge Measurements Along the West Iberian Coast, presented at 3rd Coastal Altimetry Workshop, ESA/ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, 17-18 September 2009. (abstract in abstract book) PDF file
  • 3CA-WS: M. J. Fernandes, C. Lazaro, A. L. Nunes, N. Pires, L. Bastos, V. B. Mendes, S. Barbosa, P. Cipollini, GNSS-Derived Path Delay: A Method to Compute the Wet Tropospheric Correction for Coastal Altimetry, presented at 3rd Coastal Altimetry Workshop, ESA/ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, 17-18 September 2009. (abstract in abstract book) PDF file
  • 3CA-WS: J. Gómez-Enri, G. Quartly, S. Vignudelli, C. Gommenginger, P. Cipollini, P. Challenor, J. Benveniste, P. Lopez-Leon, P. Villares, Coastal Altimery: Case-Studies of Ocean Waveform Contamination, presented at 3rd Coastal Altimetry Workshop, ESA/ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, 17-18 September 2009. (abstract in abstract book) PDF file
  • SPIE 2009: J. Gómez-Enri, P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, C. Martin-Puig, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, J. Benveniste, P. Villares, Improving coastal altimeter products by a new retracking approach, Presented at SPIE Remote Sensing of the Ocean, Sea Ice, and Large Water Regions 2009, Berlin, Germany, 31 August 2009, doi:10.1117/12.831080 PDF file
  • ACCESS WS: P. Cipollini and the COASTALT crew, Coastal Altimetry: on the 'wish list' for a Southern African OOS, presented at the ACCESS Workshop on Designing, planning and implementing an Oceanography System for Southern Africa , Cape Town, South Africa, 20-22 July 2009. PDF file
  • IGARSS 2009: P. Cipollini and the COASTALT crew, Advances in coastal altimetry: the COASTALT Project outlook, presented at IEEE IGARSS 2009, Cape Town (South Africa), 13-17 July 2009. PDF file
  • OSTST 2009: G. Quartly, J. Gómez-Enri, S. Vignudelli, P. Cipollini, P. Challenor, C. Gommenginger and J. Benveniste, Singular reflections on the Golfo della Botte, presented by G. Quartly at 2009 Ocean Surface Topography Science Team meeting, Seattle, Usa, 22-24 June 2009. Abstract in Abstracts & Program, p. 64. PDF file
  • EGU 2009: P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo, J. Benveniste, Progress in Coastal Altimetry: the experience of the COASTALT Project, presented at EGU 2009 General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 20-24 April 2009. Abstract in Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 11, EGU2009-12862, 2009 PDF file
  • Kiel 2009: P. Cipollini, Coastal Altimetry: recent developments and proposed use in the Agulhas region, presented at the Workshop on the SW Indian Ocean, IFM GEOMAR Kiel, Germany, 2-3 March 2009 PDF file
  • AGU FM 2008: J. Benveniste, N. Picot, S. Vignudelli, P. Cipollini, Progress in Observing the Coastal Zone by Radar Altimetry, presented at AGU 2008 Fall Meeting, S. Francisco, USA, 15-19 December 2008. Abstract in Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract OS41B-1227
  • OSTST 2008: P. Cipollini, Take home messages from the 2nd Coastal Altimetry Workshop, plenary talk at OSTST Nice, France, 10-12 November 2008. PDF file
  • 2CA-WS: C. Dufau, C. Martin-Puig, User Requirements (for coastal altimetry), presented at the 2nd Coastal Altimetry Workshop, Pisa (Italy), 6-7 November 2008.PDF file [joint PISTACH/COASTALT contribution]
  • 2CA-WS: J. Gómez-Enri, C. Gommenginger, P. Challenor, S. Vignudelli, P. Cipollini, P. Villares, P. Woodworth, J. Benveniste, Envisat RA-2 Coastal Waveform Analysis in the Western Mediterranean Sea and West Britain during the ESA COASTALT Project, presented at the 2nd Coastal Altimetry Workshop, Pisa (Italy), 6-7 November 2008.PDF file
  • 2CA-WS: M.J. Fernandes, A.L. Nunes, C. Lázaro, N. Pires, L. Bastos, V.B. Mendes, Wet Tropospheric Correction for Coastal Altimetry based on GNSS path delay measurements , presented at the 2nd Coastal Altimetry Workshop, Pisa (Italy), 6-7 November 2008.PDF file
  • 2CA-WS: C.Gommenginger, S. Gleason, H. Snaith, P. Challenor, G. Quartly, H. Snaith, J. Gómez-Enri, The COASTALT prototype processor & products, presented at the 2nd Coastal Altimetry Workshop, Pisa (Italy), 6-7 November 2008.PDF file
  • 2CA-WS: J. Benveniste, European Effort in Coastal Zone Altimetry, presented at the 2nd Coastal Altimetry Workshop, Pisa (Italy), 6-7 November 2008.PDF file
  • IGARSS 2008: P. Cipollini, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, J. Gomez-Enri, C. Gommenginger, C. Martin-Puig, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, J. Benveniste, Developing radar altimetry in the oceanic coastal zone: the COASTALT project, presented at IEEE IGARSS 2008, Boston, USA, 6-11 July 2008.PDF file
  • ESEAS 2008: P. Cipollini, M. Tsimplis and the COASTALT Partners, Developing radar altimetry in the oceanic coastal zone: the COASTALT project, presented by Mikis Tsimplis at the ESEAS Meeting, Paris, 6-7 May 2008 PDF file
  • ALTICORE-Africa WS: P. Cipollini, S. Vignudelli, Coastal Altimetry: a brief introduction, presented at the ALTICORE-Africa Workshop, Cape Town (South Africa), 21 April 2008. PDF file
  • ALTICORE-Africa WS: P. Cipollini, M. Tsimplis, C. Martin-Puig, L. Moreno, A. Pi Figueroa, S. Vignudelli, C Dufau, F Mercier, Product requirements in coastal zone: results from the COASTALT and PISTACH projects, presented at the ALTICORE-Africa Workshop, Cape Town (South Africa), 21 April 2008. PDF file
  • ALTICORE-Africa WS: P. Cipollini, Validation in Coastal Altimetry, presented at the ALTICORE-Africa Workshop, Cape Town (South Africa), 21 April 2008 PDF file
  • EGU 2008: P. Cipollini, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Gommenginger, C. Martin-Puig, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, J. Benveniste, Developing radar altimetry in the oceanic coastal zone: the COASTALT project, presented at EGU General Assembly 2008, Vienna, Austria, 13-18 April 2008. Abstract in Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 10, EGU2008-A-09805, 2008. PDF file

Posters (most recent first)

  • EGU2012: P. Cipollini, J. Benveniste, and the COASTALT Team, “COASTALT Project’s contribution to the development and dissemination of coastal altimetry”, poster at EGU General Assembly 2012, Vienna, 22-27 April 2012.  PDF file
  • EGU2012: S. M. Barbosa and M. J. Fernandes, “Space-time variability of geophysical corrections from the COASTALT coastal altimetry product in the west Iberia region”, poster at EGU General Assembly 2012, Vienna, 22-27 April 2012.   PDF file
  • MOMAR Workshop: P Cipollini, S.Vignudelli, A Scozzari, J Benveniste and the COASTALT Team, COASTALT: Coastal Altimetry contributes to regional sea level monitoring, poster at MOMAR final Workshop “Coastal Observing and Forecasting Systems, Today & Tomorrow” Livorno, Italy, 18-19 April 2012.
  • GLOSS Surge WS: Paolo Cipollini, J. Benveniste, et al., “The Role of Altimetry in Coastal Observing Systems”, poster at GLOSS Workshop on Storm Surge Monitoring and Extreme Sea Levels, UNESCO Paris, France, 7-8 November 2011. PDF file
  • GLOSS Surge WS: P. Cipollini, P. Woodworth, J. Benveniste and the COASTALT team, COASTALT: coastal altimetry contributes to regional sea level monitoring, poster at GLOSS Workshop on Storm Surge Monitoring and Extreme Sea Levels, UNESCO Paris, France, 7-8 November 2011. PDF file
  • OSTST 2011: Peter Challenor, Luke West, Paolo Cipollini, Bayes Linear, poster at the Ocean Surface Topography Science Team (OSTST) meeting, San Diego, USA, 19-21 October 2011. PDF file
  •  OSTST 2011: Joana Fernandes, Clara Lázaro, Alexandra Nunes, Paolo Cipollini, Global comparison of microwave radiometer, GNSS and ECMWF derived path delays, poster at the Ocean Surface Topography Science Team (OSTST) meeting, San Diego, USA, 19-21 October 2011. PDF file
  • OSTST 2011: Paolo Cipollini and the COASTALT Team, Technical Achievements, Data and Recommendations from the COASTALT Project, poster at the Ocean Surface Topography Science Team (OSTST) meeting, San Diego, USA, 19-21 October 2011. PDF file
  • OSTST 2011: Graham Quartly, Hyperbolic pretracker: a means to filter waveform data, poster at the Ocean Surface Topography Science Team (OSTST) meeting, San Diego, USA, 19-21 October 2011. PDF file
  • 5CA-WS: S. M. Barbosa, M. J. Fernandes, P. Cipollini, COASTALT Product Validation at the Cascais Tide Gauge, poster at 5th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, San Diego, USA, 16–18 October 2011. PDF file
  • 5CA-WS: Peter Challenor, Luke West, Paolo Cipollini, Bayes Linear Retracking in the Coastal Zone, poster at 5th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, San Diego, USA, 16–18 October 2011. PDF file
  • 5CA-WS: Graham Quartly, Hyperbolic pretracker: a means to filter waveform data, poster at 5th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, San Diego, USA, 16–18 October 2011.  PDF file
  • IUGG 2011: Cipollini P., Woodworth P., Benveniste J., Vignudelli S., and COASTALT team, COASTALT: coastal altimetry contributes to regional sea level monitoring, XXIV International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) General Assembly, Melbourne, Australia, 27 June – 8 July, 2011  PDF file
  • NURC MREA 2010: Cipollini P., and COASTALT team, A summary of the COASTALT Project and its contribution to the monitoring of coastal sea level, NATO Undersea Research Centre (NURC) Rapid Environmental Assessment (REA) Conference – “Quantifying, Predicting and Exploiting uncertainties in the marine environment”, Lerici, La Spezia, Italy, 18-22 October, 2010.  
  • Hydrology Workshop Lisbon 2010: Gomez-Enri J., Scozzari A., Quartly G., Vignudelli S., Cipollini P., Benveniste J., and COASTALT team: Envisat RA-2 Satellite Altimetry in Coastal and Inland Waters: A comparison of Retrackers, Towards High-Resolution of Ocean Dynamics and Terrestrial Surface Waters from Space Workshop, Lisbon, Portugal, 21-22 October, 2010.  PDF file
  • OSTST Lisbon 2010: Cipollini P., Vignudelli S., and COASTALT team, Coastal Altimetry moving: an update on the COASTALT Project, Ocean Surface Topography Science Team Meeting (OSTST), Lisbon, Portugal, 18-20 October, 2010.
  • 4CA-WS: Gomez-Enri J., Vignudelli S., Cipollini P., Tejedor B., Villares P., Some Advances in the Coastal Envisat RA-2 Data Validation in the Gulf of Cadiz (Spain), 4th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal, 14-15 October, 2010.  
  • 4CA-WS: S. Gleason S., C. Gommenginger, H. Snaith, P. Cipollini : The COASTALT Processor for Coastal Altimetry, 4th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal, 14-15 October, 2010.  PDF file
  • 4CA-WS: Gomez-Enri J., Scozzari A., Quartly G., Vignudelli S., Cipollini P., Benveniste J., and COASTALT team, Quality Checking and Validation of Coastal Altimetry: Strategy and Preliminary Results, 4th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal, 14-15 October, 2010.
  • ESA Living Planet 2010: G. D. Quartly, Hyperbolic Retracker: Removing Bright Target Artefacts from Altimetric Waveform Data, European Space Agency ENVISAT Living Planet Symposium, Bergen, Norway, 28 June – 2 July, 2010. 
  • EGU 2010: P. Cipollini, S. Barbosa, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, C. Gommenginger, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, J. Benveniste, L. Bastos, V. Byfield, P. Challenor, S. Dinardo, S. Gleason, C. Lázaro, B. M. Lucas, L. Moreno, A. Nunes, N. Pires, G. Quartly, H. Snaith, M. Tsimplis, J. Wolf, A summary of the COASTALT project and its contribution to the monitoring of coastal sea level, poster presented at EGU 2010 General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 02-07 May 2010. Abstract in Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 12, EGU2010-13395, 2010. PDF file
  • EGU 2010: S. Barbosa, M. J. Fernandes, C. Lázaro, A. Nunes, N. Pires, P. Cipollini, Comparison of coastal altimetry and tide gauge data along the west Iberian coast, poster presented at European Geosciences Union EGU 2010 General Assembly, Vienna Vienna, Austria, 2-7 May, 2010, Vol. 12, EGU2010-13395, 2010. 
  • OceanObs'09: P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, H.M. Snaith, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo, J. Benveniste, Making Coastal Altimetry Happen: a Prototype Envisat Processor From the COASTALT Project, poster presented at the OceanObs'09 Conference, Venice (Italy), 21-25 September 2009.PDF file
  • 3CA-WS: P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, H.M. Snaith, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo, J. Benveniste, Making Coastal Altimetry Happen: a Prototype Envisat Processor From the COASTALT Project, poster presented at 3rd Coastal Altimetry Workshop, ESA/ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, 17-18 September 2009. PDF file
  • 3CA-WS: V. Byfield, P. Cipollini, H. M. Snaith, P. G. Challenor, S. Vignudelli, P. L. Woodworth, Coastal Altimetry Education: Case Studies and Lessons, poster presented at 3rd Coastal Altimetry Workshop, ESA/ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, 17-18 September 2009
  • 3CA-WS: P. López-León, J. Gómez-Enri, S. Vignudelli, C. Gommenginger, P. Cipollini, H. Snaith, B. Tejedor, P. Villares, J. Benveniste, Assessment of Envisat COASTALT altimetry processor in the Gulf of Cadiz (Spain), poster presented at 3rd Coastal Altimetry Workshop, ESA/ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, 17-18 September 2009 PDF file
  • OSTST 2009: Joana Fernandes, Alexandra Nunes, Clara Lázaro, Nelson Pires, Luisa Bastos,Virgílio Mendes, Paolo Cipollini, GNSS-derived path delay (GPD) − a method to obtain the Wet Tropospheric correction for coastal altimetry, poster at 2009 Ocean Surface Topography Science Team meeting, Seattle, Usa, 22-24 June 2009. Abstract in Abstracts & Program, p. 69-70. PDF file
  • AGU 2008: P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, H.M. Snaith, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo, J. Benveniste, Making Coastal Altimetry Happen: a Prototype Envisat Processor From the COASTALT Project, poster at AGU 2008 Fall Meeting, S. Francisco, USA, 15-19 December 2008. Abstract in Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract IN51B-1153 PDF file

Teaching/Outreach

P. Cipollini, “A short course on altimetry”, 4 lectures at ESA 2nd Advanced Training on Ocean Remote Sensing, VilVite Bergen, Norway, 29 September 2009. (~60 students) [includes material on coastal altimetry and COASTALT]

P. Cipollini, lecture on "Satellite altimetry: a powerful way to observe the oceans" (4h) at the Univ. of Sannio Summer School on "Ocean Observation with Remote Sensing Satellites", Benevento, Italy, 18-19 June 2010. (~25 students) [includes material on coastal altimetry and COASTALT]

P. Cipollini, 2-h lecture on “Remote Sensing, with Applications to the Mediterranean Sea”, at the “Environmental impacts know no boundaries” school, La Spezia, Italy, 6 June 2011 [includes material on coastal altimetry and COASTALT]

H. Snaith “A short course on altimetry”, lectures at EAMNET workshop Cape Town, June 2011, [includes material on coastal altimetry and COASTALT]       

Abstracts [list no longer updated] (most recent first)
  • IGARSS 2010: P. Cipollini, P. Challenor, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, J. Gómez-Enri, S. Gleason, C. Gommenginger, C. Martin-Puig, G. Quartly, H. Snaith, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo, J. Benveniste, Progress in coastal altimetry: outcomes of the COASTALT Project, extended abstract for the IEEE IGARSS conference, Honolulu, USA, 25-30 July 2010. PDF file
  • COSPAR 2010: P. Cipollini and the COASTALT Team, Altimetry in the coastal zone: summary and outlook of the COASTALT project, abstract for the 38th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, Bremen, Germany, 18-25 July 2010. PDF file
  • ESA Bergen 2010:P. Cipollini and the COASTALT Team, Coastal Altimetry moves forward: a summary of the COASTALT project, abstract for the ESA Living Planet Symposium , Bergen, Norway, 28 June - 2 July 2010 PDF file
  • ESA Bergen 2010:J. Gómez-Enri, G. Quartly, S. Vignudelli, P. Cipollini, A. Scozzari, Flashes of brilliance: Investigating causes of altimeter anomalies in the coastal zone, abstract for the ESA Living Planet Symposium , Bergen, Norway, 28 June - 2 July 2010 PDF file
  • ESA Bergen 2010:M. Joana Fernandes, C. Lázaro, A. Nunes, N. Pires, P. Cipollini, Tropospheric corrections for coastal altimetry, abstract for the ESA Living Planet Symposium , Bergen, Norway, 28 June - 2 July 2010 PDF file
  • ESA Bergen 2010:S. M. Barbosa, M.J. Fernandes, C. Lázaro, A. L. Nunes, N. Pires, P. Cipollini, Validation of coastal altimetry data along the west Iberian coast, abstract for the ESA Living Planet Symposium , Bergen, Norway, 28 June - 2 July 2010 PDF file
  • EARSeL 2010: J. Gómez-Enri, P. López-León, S. Vignudelli, P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, S. Gleason, J. Benveniste, P. Villares, Coastal Envisat RA-2 data validation in the Gulf of Cadiz (Spain), abstract for the 30th EARSeL Symposium 2010 - Paris, France, 31 May - 3 June 2010 PDF file
  • EGU 2010: P. Cipollini, S. Barbosa, H. Coelho, C. Gommenginger, J. Fernandes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, J. Benveniste and the COASTALT Team, A summary of the COASTALT project and its contribution to the monitoring of coastal sea level, abstract for EGU 2010 General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 02-07 May 2010. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 12, EGU2010-13395, 2010 PDF file
  • EGU 2010: S. Barbosa, J. Fernandes, C. Lazaro, A. Nunes, N. Pires, and P. Cipollini, Comparison of coastal altimetry and tide gauge data along the west Iberian coast, abstract for EGU 2010 General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 02-07 May 2010. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 12, EGU2010-9859, 2010. PDF file
  • OfS 2010: P. Cipollini and the COASTALT Team, The COASTALT project for coastal altimetry and its contribution to the monitoring of coastal sea level, abstract for the Oceans from Space - Venice 2010 symposium, Venice, Italy, 26-30 April 2010 PDF file
  • 3CA-WS: P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, H. Snaith, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo, J. Benveniste, Development of coastal altimetry in the COASTALT project: a summary, abstract at 3rd Coastal Altimetry Workshop, ESA/ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, 17-18 September 2009. PDF file
  • OSTST 2009: P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, G. Quartly, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo, J. Benveniste, Advances in Coastal Altimetry: the COASTALT project, 2009 Ocean Surface Topography Science Team meeting, Seattle, Usa, 22-24 June 2009. Abstract in Abstracts & Program, p. 66.
  • AGU 2008: P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, H.M. Snaith, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, S. Vignudelli, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo, J. Benveniste, Making Coastal Altimetry Happen: a Prototype Envisat Processor From the COASTALT Project, Abstract in Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract IN51B-1153 PDF file
  • AGU 2008: J. Benveniste, N. Picot, S. Vignudelli, P. Cipollini, Progress in Observing the Coastal Zone by Radar Altimetry, presented at AGU 2008 Fall Meeting, S. Francisco, USA, 15-19 December 2008. Abstract in Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract OS41B-1227 PDF file