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CDD Wave modeling engineer M/F

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Français - Anglais

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General information

Reference : UMR6523-SOLGUE-004
Workplace : PLOUZANE
Date of publication : Monday, August 12, 2019
Type of Contract : FTC Technical / Administrative
Contract Period : 12 months
Expected date of employment : 1 January 2020
Proportion of work : Full time
Remuneration : Between 2097 and 2423 € monthly (gross), depending on experience
Desired level of education : 5-year university degree
Experience required : 1 to 4 years


Within the LOPS, in the SIAM team, the candidate will implement a satellite data assimilation method in WAVEWATCH-III ® wave model. This work will be supervised by Fabrice Ardhuin and Mickael Accensi. Different data sources will be studied as well as different assimilation algorithms to allow an efficient fusion of the remote sensing measurements into the numerical wave model.


Developments in the numerical wave model WAVEWATCH-III ®
Handling of remote sensing data
Validation with insitu data


- Experience with numerical wave modelling using WAVEWATCH III
- Knowledge in ocean wave physics
- Experience of work in LINUX environment
- Good English speaking and writing skills

Work Context

Processing: work on computer and HPC DATARMOR
Data: results of numerical wave simulations, remote sensing measurements
Work: collaboration with researchers and engineers in the lab and SHOM

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