Using Scatterometer Wind and Altimeter Wave Estimates in Marine Forecasting

Using Scatterometer Wind and Altimeter Wave Estimates in Marine Forecasting
scatterometer, altimeter, maximum likelihood estimation, MLE, ambiguity product, wind estimate, wind vector, significant wave height, backscatter, incidence angle, azimuth angle, swath, fan beam, rotating pencil beam, rotating antenna, geophysical model function, GMF, rain effects, measurement geometry, satellite-based microwave radars, Ka band, Ku band, C band, ASCAT, RapidScat, OceanSat-2, Jason-2, Cryosat, SARAL-AltiKa, Bragg scattering, Bragg resonance, ripples, gravity-capillary wave, capillary wave, QuikSCAT, HY-2 SCAT, OSCAT, polarisation, polarization, wind ambiguity, observation geometry, KNMI scatterometer website, Tropical Cyclone Hagupit, Ruby, North Atlantic storm, Tropical Cyclone Hudhud