The Joint WMO-IOC Technical Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology

Task Team on Instrument Standards (TT-IS)

The Task Team shall (Terms of Reference as decided by SOT-8):

1. Compile information on existing activities, procedures and practices within JCOMM relating to instrument testing, standardization and intercalibration, as well as the standardization of observation practices and procedures;
2. Using guidance contained in existing guides including the WMO Guides on Instruments and Methods of Observation (WMO-No.8) communicate with manufactures regarding new technologies and recognized equipment problems;
3. Prepare dedicated WebPages containing this information, to be made widely available through the JCOMM web site and linked from other relevant websites (JCOMMOPS, VOS, DBCP, SOOP, and SOT);
4. Provide guidance on testing and the intercalibration of marine meteorological and oceanographic observing systems;
5. Liaise closely with WMO/CIMO, both in the compilation of the information and in assessing what additional work in this area might be required under JCOMM;
6. Liaise closely with IOC in the preparation of the wider compilation of existing instrumentation and observing practices standards in oceanographic observations in general, with a view to inputting an appropriate contribution from JCOMM;
7. Perform intercomparisons as required by SOT Sessions;
8. Review all relevant JCOMM Publications to make sure they are kept up to date and comply with Quality Management terminology;
9. Work with the WMO Commission on Instruments and Methods of Observations for updating the WMO Guide No. 8 section dealing with ship-based observations.


People in Task Team on Instrument Standards (TT-IS)

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NAME, POSITION, INSTITUTION

ROLE

COUNTRY

Henry KLETA (leader)
Senior Field Service Engineer, Automatic Marine Network...
Deutscher Wetterdienst
Chair Germany
(Tbd) HMEI REPRESENTATIVE
The Association of Hydro-Meteorological Equipment Industry
Associated Member Switzerland
David BERRY
Senior Research Assistant
National Oceanography Centre, Southampton
  United Kingdom
Francis BRINGAS
Oceanographer / SEAS Operations
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Atlantic...
  United States
Joel CABRIE
Technical Officer, Marine Operation Group
Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne
  Australia
Jean-Baptiste COHUET
VOS focal point & E-SURFMAR VOS Co-ordinator
Météo France
  France
Chris FAKES
PMO
National Weather Service/National Oceanic Atmospheric...
  United States
Caridad GONZALEZ
AMVERSEAS, Research Associete III
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Atlantic...
  United States
Elizabeth C. KENT
  United Kingdom
Martin KRAMP
Ship Coordinator
JCOMM in-situ Observations Programme Support Centre...
  JCOMM in-situ Observations Programme Support Centre (JCOMMOPS)

 
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