OpenMARS water vapour database

Holmes, James; Lewis, Stephen and Patel, Manish OpenMARS water vapour database.

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The Open access to Mars Assimilated Remote Soundings (OpenMARS) database is a reanalysis product combining past spacecraft observations with a state-of-the-art Mars Global Circulation Model (GCM). The OpenMARS product is a global surface/atmosphere reference database of key variables for multiple Mars years.

Spacecraft observations of water vapour column abundance and temperature profiles from the Thermal Emission Spectrometer (TES) instrument on the Mars Global Surveyor spacecraft are combined with a Mars GCM used at the Open University. The database includes 2-hourly output of water vapour column abundance.

Item Type: Research Dataset Record
Dataset Status: Finalised
Dataset Access:
Access Restrictions: None
Retention Rule: Until specified date
Retention Action: Archive
Copyright Holders: © The Authors 2019
Keywords: Mars;Planetary atmospheres;Data assimilation;Reanalysis-based product;Atmospheric chemistry
Academic Unit or School: Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Item ORO ID: 62716
Depositing User: James Holmes
Date Deposited: 03 Oct 2019 15:28
Last Modified: 03 Oct 2019 15:44

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