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SAMOS Archive at NCEI
Smith, S. R., J. J. Rolph, K. Briggs, and M. A. Bourassa, 2009: Quality-Controlled Underway Oceanographic and Meteorological Data from the Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Predictions Center (COAPS) - Shipboard Automated Meteorological and Oceanographic System (SAMOS). NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. doi:10.7289/V5QJ7F8R [access date]. [Access NCEI GeoPortal]

SAMOS Data Products
Smith, S. R., N. Lopez, and M. A. Bourassa, 2016: SAMOS air-sea fluxes: 2005-2014. Geoscience Data Journal. doi: 10.1002/gdj3.34

Smith, S. R., and J. Elya: 2015. Procedure for placing hourly super-observations from the Shipboard Automated Meteorological and Oceanographic System (SAMOS) Initiative into ICOADS. COAPS, Tallahassee, FL, USA, 34 pp. Available from Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 32306-2840, USA and online at http://icoads.noaa.gov/e-doc/other/transpec/samos/SAMOS_RVtoIMMAprocedure_v2p1.pdf.

Freeman, E., S. D. Woodruff, S. J. Worley, S. J. Lubker, E. C. Kent, W. E. Angel, D. I . Berry, P. Brohan, R. Eastman, L. Gates, W. Gloeden, Z. Ji, J. Lawrimore, N. A. Rayner, G. Rosenhagen, and S. R. Smith, 2016: ICOADS Release 3.0: a major update to the historical marine climate record. Int. J. Climatol. doi:10.1002/joc.4775

SAMOS Reports
Briggs, K., S. R. Smith, J. J. Rolph, 2017: 2016 SAMOS Data Quality Report. COAPS, Tallahassee, FL, USA, 180 pp. [Available from Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 32306-2840, USA]. [PDF]

Briggs, K., S. R. Smith, J. J. Rolph, 2016: 2015 SAMOS Data Quality Report. COAPS, Tallahassee, FL, USA, 222 pp. [Available from Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 32306-2840, USA]. [PDF]

Briggs, K., S. R. Smith, J. J. Rolph, 2015: 2014 SAMOS Data Quality Report. COAPS, Tallahassee, FL, USA, 192 pp. [Available from Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 32306-2840, USA]. [PDF]

Briggs, K., S. R. Smith, J. J. Rolph, 2014: 2013 SAMOS Data Quality Report. COAPS, Tallahassee, FL, USA, 178 pp. [Available from Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 32306-2840, USA]. [PDF]

Briggs, K., S. R. Smith, J. J. Rolph, 2013: 2012 SAMOS Data Quality Report. COAPS, Tallahassee, FL, USA, 172 pp. [Available from Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 32306-2840, USA]. [PDF]

Briggs, K., S. R. Smith, J. J. Rolph, 2012: 2011 SAMOS Data Quality Report. COAPS, Tallahassee, FL, USA, 140 pp. [Available from Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 32306-2840, USA]. [PDF]

Briggs, K., S. R. Smith, J. J. Rolph, 2011: 2010 SAMOS Data Quality Report. COAPS, Tallahassee, FL, USA, 140 pp. [Available from Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 32306-2840, USA]. [PDF]

Briggs, K., S. R. Smith, J. J. Rolph, 2010: 2009 SAMOS Data Quality Report. COAPS, Tallahassee, FL, USA, 126 pp. [Available from Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 32306-2840, USA]. [PDF]

Smith, S. R., R. Keeley, and T. Delcroix, 2006: Report of the 1st Joint GOSUD/SAMOS Workshop. UCAR Joint Office for Science Support, Boulder, CO, USA, 63 pp. [Available from Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 32306-2840, USA].

Smith, S. R., 2004: Focusing on improving automated meteorological observations from ships. EOS, Trans Amer. Geophys. Union, 85, 319.

Smith, S. R., 2004: Report from the 2nd Workshop on High-Resolution Marine Meteorology, COAPS Report 04-1, Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 32306-2840, USA, 31pp.

Smith, S. R., R. M. Reynolds, and J. J. O'Brien, 2003: Report and Recommendations from the Workshop on High-Resolution Marine Meteorology, COAPS Report 03-1, Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 32306-2840, USA, 38pp.

Observational Practices
Smith, S.R., M.A. Bourassa, and R.J. Sharp, 1999: Establishing more truth in true winds. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 16, 939-952.

SAMOS Data Application
AbdulAzeem, Yousry M., Ali I. ElDesouky, and Hesham A. Ali. "A framework for ranking uncertain distributed database." Data & Knowledge Engineering 92 (2014): 1-19. [Link] DOI: 10.1016/j.datak.2014.05.001

AbdulAzeem, Yousry M., et al. "Ranking distributed database in tuple-level uncertainty." Soft Computing (2014): 1-16. [Link] DOI: 10.1007/s00500-014-1306-9

Androulidakis, Y.S., and V.H. Kourafalou, 2013: On the processes that influence the transport and fate of Mississippi waters under flooding outflow conditions. Ocean Dynamics, 62(2-3), 143-164. [PDF]

Beggs, H. M., R. Verein, G. Paltoglou, H. Kippo, and M. Underwood, 2012: Enhancing ship of opportunity sea surface temperature observations in the Australian region. J. Operational Oceanography, 5(1). [Link] DOI: 10.1080/1755876X.2012.11020132.

Bentamy, A., D. Croize-Fillon, P. Queffeulou, C. Liu, and H. Roquet, 2009: Evaluation of high-resolution surface wind products at global and regional scales. J. Operational Oceanography, 2(2), 15-27. [Link]

Bourassa, M. A., D. M. Legler, J. J. O'Brien, and S. R. Smith, 2003: SeaWinds validation with research vessels. J. Geophys. Res., 108, DOI 10.1029/2001JC001081.

Bourassa, M. A., M. H. Freilich, D. M. Legler, W. T. Liu, and J. J. O'Brien, 1997: Wind observations from new satellite and research vessels agree, EOS, 78, 597-602.

Hauri, Claudine, et al. "Wind‐driven mixing causes a reduction in the strength of the continental shelf carbon pump in the Chukchi Sea." Geophysical Research Letters 40.22 (2013): 5932-5936. [Link] DOI: 10.1002/2013GL058267

Jackson, Darren L., and Gary A. Wick. "Propagation of uncertainty analysis of CO2 transfer velocities derived from the COARE gas transfer model using satellite inputs." Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 119.3 (2014): 1828-1842. [Link] DOI: 10.1002/2013JC009271

Kourafalou, V. H., and Y. S. Androulidakis, 2013: Influence of Mississippi River induced circulation on the Deepwater Horizon oil spill transport. J. Geophys. Res. - Oceans, 118(8), 3823-3842. [Link] DOI: 10.1002/jgrc.20272.

Li, M., J. Liu, Z. Wang, H. Wang, Z. Zhang, L. Zhang, and Q. Yang, 2013: Assessment of Sea Surface Wind from NWP Reanalyses and Satellites in the Southern Ocean. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 30(8), 1842-1853. [Link] DOI: 10.1175/JTECH-D-12-00240.1.

May, J. C., and M. A. Bourassa, 2011: Quantifying variance due to temporal and spatial difference between ship and satellite winds. J. Geophys. Res. - Oceans, 116(C08013). [Link] DOI: 10.1029/2010JC006931.

May, J. C., C. Rowley, and C. N. Barron, 2017: NFLUX satellite-based surface radiative heat fluxes. Part I: Swath-level products. J. Applied Meteorology and Climatology. [Link] DOI: 10.1175/JAMC-D-16-0282.1.

May, J. C., C. Rowley, and C. N. Barron, 2017: NFLUX satellite-based surface radiative heat fluxes. Part II: Gridded products. J. Applied Meteorology and Climatology. [Link] DOI: 10.1175/JAMC-D-16-0283.1.

Reul, N., et al. "Sea surface salinity structure of the meandering Gulf Stream revealed by SMOS sensor." Geophysical Research Letters 41.9 (2014): 3141-3148. [Link] DOI: 10.1002/2014GL059215

Smith, S. R., K. Briggs, N. Lopez, and V. Kourafalou, 2016: Numerical model evaluation using automated underway ship observations. J. Atmos. Ocean. Technol., 33, 409-428. [PDF] DOI: 10.1175/JTECH-D-15-0052.1

Smith, S. R., D. M. Legler, and K. V. Verzone, 2001: Quantifying uncertainties in NCEP reanalyses using high quality research vessel observations. J. Climate, 14, 4062-4072.

Smith, S. R., N. Lopez, and M. A. Bourassa, 2016: SAMOS air-sea fluxes: 2005-2014. Geoscience Data Journal. [PDF] DOI: 10.1002/gdj3.34

Tang, M., F. Li, J. M. Phillips, and J. Jestes, 2012: Efficient Threshold Monitoring for Distributed Probabilistic Data. 2012 IEEE 28th International Conference on Data Engineering, Washington, DC, 2012, 1120-1131. [Link] DOI: 10.1109/ICDE.2012.34.

Related Publications
Josey, S. A., and S. R. Smith, 2006: Guidelines for evaluation of air-sea heat, freshwater, and momentum flux datasets. Prepared in response to CLIVAR Global Synthesis and Observation Panel (GSOP) first session recommendation #28, 14 pp. [PDF]

WGASF, 2000: Intercomparison and validation of ocean-atmosphere energy flux fields. Final report of the Joint WCRP/SCOR Working Group on Air-Sea Fluxes, WCRP-112 (WMO/TD 1035), Geneva, Switzerland, 308 pp.