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  • The preliminary Programme of the 10th Coastal Altimetry Workshop (and associated SAR Altimetry Training course) is now avaiable, thanks to the solid work of the many abstract reviewers, members of the SciComm and OrgComm. We organizers now encourage all colleagues to REGISTER by 15 Dec to help us...
  • The abstract submission for the 10th Coastal Altimetry Workshop is open, with deadline 30th Sept 2016. http://esaconferencebureau.com/2017-events/17c07/abstract-submission Do send your abstracts in!
  • 10th Coastal Altimetry Workshop - Florence, Italy, 21-24 February 2017 - Save the date!  This will include sessions on studies using the new Jason-3 and Sentinel-3 data, and special sessions jointly with the Altimetry for Regional and Coastal Models (ARCOM) community of GODAE COSS-TT,...
  • The conveniently located suburban town of Reston, Virginia, hosted the 9th edition of the Coastal Altimetry Workshop (CAW-9). The community gathered for a fruitful discussion on the latest technical advancements, applications and prospects for coastal altimetry. The science showcased at the...
  • The Final Agenda and the Book of Abstracts of the 9th Coastal Altimetry Workshop are now online
  • The web page with information on the 9th Coastal Altimetry Workshop is now online.
  • The 9th Coastal Altimety Workshop is planned for Sunday 18 (lunchtime) to Monday 19 October 2015 at the Hyatt Regency in Reston, VA, close to Washington Dulles Airport. This is the same location as OSTST which will follow on 20-23 October
  • A Pilot Altimetry for Regional and Coastal Ocean Models (ARCOM 2015) workshop is being organised in Lisbon on 31 August - 4 September 2015. The workshop is embedded in the 4th International Coordination Workshop (COSS-ICW4) of the GOV Coastal Oceans and Shelf Seas...
  • Our friend and colleague Stefano Vignudelli, one of the pioneers of Coastal Altimetry, was the recipient of the Distinguished Science Award at the recent PORSEC 2014 Conference in Bali, Indonesia, for his distinguished scientific contributions relevant to PORSEC interests. Stefano joins a list...
  • See the Workshop Program Page
  • The Coastal Altimetry community has given yet another demostration of its vigour with a very successful 8th Coastal Altimetry Workshop. The Workshop took place in the historical Konzil building (the seat of the Council of Constance in 1414–1418) on the shore of the Bodensee in Konstanz,...
  • The call for contributions to the 8th Coastal Altimetry workshop in Konstanz, 23-24 October, has been a success with 59 submitted abstracts. After a careful review by members of the Scientific Committee the Organizing Committee has put together a science-rich programme of talks and...
  • The Coastal Altimetry Community, that is the international community of scientists working on development and applications of altimetry in the coastal zone, invites you to the university city of Konstanz, on the German shore of Lake Constance, for the 8th Coastal Altimetry Workshop on 23–24 October...
  • The Coastal Altimetry Community, that is the international community of scientists working on development and applications of altimetry in the coastal zone, will meet at the base of the Rocky Mountains in Boulder, Colorado, on 7-8 October 2013 for the 7th Workshop of the successfulCoastal...
  • Recommendations from the 6th Coastal Altimetry Workshop "The community of coastal altimetry scientists and users who convened in Riva del Garda for the 6thCoastal Altimetry Workshop on 20/21 September 2012 recommends that: coordinated effort should be put into generating and distributing a...
  • Storm surges are one of the most deadly natural hazards, affecting both rich and poor countries. Satellite Earth Observation (EO) data -- including of course coastal altimetry -- have an important role to play in storm surge modelling and forecasting, yet they are not currently being used to its...
  • The COASTALT executive summary is now available - This shows the results and lists all the recommendations and outputs stemming from the whole COASTALT project (Phase 1  + Phase2)
  • FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT The 6th coastal Altimetry Workshop [CAW-6] will take place in Riva del Garda, in northern Italy, on 20-21 September 2012, just before the 20 Year of Progress in Radar Altimetry Symposium in Venice. So you can conveniently attend both! IMPORTANT DATES: (Please...
  • A detailed summary of the various sessions of the 5th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, San Diego, 16-18 October 2011, is now available. The summary also includes a revised version error budget table for coastal altimetry, originally suggested by Ted Strub and Walter Smith; this is a working...
  • ALL the talks and more than half of the posters presented at the 5th Coastal Altimetry Workshop in San Diego, Oct 16-18, 2011, are now available online here.  Thanks to the authors for their valuable contributions - and for having allowed publication of their material!