Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory, Natural Environment Research Council, United Kingdom
Service Provider DescriptionThe Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory?s scientific research
focuses on oceanography encompassing global sea levels and
geodesy, numerical modeling of continental shelf seas and
coastal sediment processes. This research alongside activities
of surveying, monitoring, data management and forecasting
provides strategic support for the wider mission of the Natural
Environment Research Council.
POL is a leading world centre in tidal prediction (with related
interests in earth tides and storm surges) and a leading
European centre in modeling and forecasting shelf sea dynamics.
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