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Portal > Offres > Offre UMR6523-SOLGUE-005 - Analyse de simulations numérique haute résolution pour l'étude des mouvements haute fréquence dans l'océan. H/F

Analysis of high resolution numerical simulations for the study of high frequency oceanic motions.

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Français - Anglais

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General information

Reference : UMR6523-SOLGUE-005
Workplace : PLOUZANE
Date of publication : Thursday, November 07, 2019
Type of Contract : FTC Scientist
Contract Period : 3 months
Expected date of employment : 1 January 2020
Proportion of work : Full time
Remuneration : between 2643 and 3766 € (gross) per month depending on experience
Desired level of education : PhD
Experience required : 1 to 4 years


This job offer is relevant to the future altimetric mission SWOT whose launch date is 2021. The job will aim at quantifying the impact of high frequency oceanic variability on our ability to measure the oceanic circulation from this new satellite. This work will be achieved within the Oceanic Scale Interaction team at the Laboratory of Physical and Spatial Oceanography (LOPS, Brest) and under the responsibility of Aurélien Ponte


- Analysis of high resolution numerical simulation outputs
- Analysis of surface drifter tracks


PhD in Physical Oceanography
Knowledge in geophysical fluid dynamics
At least 1 year of postdoctoral experience
Knowledge of python and more particularly dask/xarray

Work Context

The candidate will work within the Ocean Scale interaction Team
He will conduct his work in direct link with Aurélien and benefi from access to super-computing resources at Ifremer and CNES for his analyses.

Constraints and risks

The candidate will be encouraged to attend SWOT science team workshops.

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