Section: Partnerships and Cooperations

European Initiatives

FP7 & H2020 Projects


  • Instrument: Specific Targeted Research Project

  • Program: Collaborative project FP7-SPACE-2013-1

  • Project acronym: ERA-CLIM2

  • Project title: European Reanalysis of the Global Climate System

  • Duration: 01/2014 - 12/2016

  • Coordinator: Dick Dee (ECMWF, Europe)

  • Other partners: Met Office (UK), EUMETSAT (Europe), Univ Bern (CH), Univ. Vienne (AT), FFCUL (PT), RIHMI-WDC (RU), Mercator-Océan (FR), Météo-France (FR), DWD (DE), CERFACS (FR), CMCC (IT), FMI (FI), Univ. Pacifico (CL), Univ. Reading (UK), Univ. Versailles St Quentin en Yvelines (FR)

  • Inria contact: Arthur Vidard

Collaborations with Major European Organizations

  • Partner: European Center for Medium Range Weather Forecast. Reading (UK)

  • World leading Numerical Weather Center, that include an ocean analysis section in order to provide ocean initial condition for the coupled ocean atmosphere forecast. They play a significant role in the NEMOVAR project in which we are also partner.

  • Partner: Met Office (U.K) National British Numerical Weather and Oceanographic service. Exceter (UK).

  • We do have a strong collaboration with their ocean initialization team through both our NEMO, NEMO-ASSIM and NEMOVAR activities. They also are our partner in the NEMOVAR consortium.

  • Partner: University of Reading, Department of Meteorology, Department of Mathematics

  • Subject: Data assimilation for geophysical systems.