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Biogeosciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Biogeosciences, 14, 2343-2357, 2017
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Reviews and syntheses
08 May 2017
Reviews and syntheses: Flying the satellite into your model: on the role of observation operators in constraining models of the Earth system and the carbon cycle
Thomas Kaminski and Pierre-Philippe Mathieu
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RC1: 'Review', Anonymous Referee #1, 29 Jun 2016 Printer-friendly Version Supplement 
RC2: 'Comments on the manuscript entitled "Reviews and Syntheses: Flying the Satellite into Your Model" submitted by Thomas Kaminski and Pierre-Philippe Mathieu for publication in Biogeosciences (Ms. bg-2016-237).', Anonymous Referee #2, 06 Sep 2016 Printer-friendly Version 
AC1: 'Thanks for the helpful comments', Thomas Kaminski, 26 Dec 2016 Printer-friendly Version Supplement 
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ED: Publish subject to minor revisions (Editor review) (30 Dec 2016) by Marko Scholze  
AR by Thomas Kaminski on behalf of the Authors (13 Jan 2017)  Author's response  Manuscript
ED: Publish as is (13 Jan 2017) by Marko Scholze
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This paper provides the formalism and examples of how observation operators can be used, in combination with data assimilation or retrieval techniques, to better ingest satellite products in a manner consistent with the dynamics of the Earth system expressed by models.
This paper provides the formalism and examples of how observation operators can be used, in...