Gianpiero Cossarini | OGS

Area of Experise: Model Developer (lower trophic levels), data assimilator and model skill assessor

Summary of experience | Gianpiero has a PhD in environmental science and has been a researcher at OGS since 2004. His current interests are in coastal and open ocean biogeochemistry, ecological modelling and data assimilation.  Presently involved in major EU projects on the assimilation of biogeochemical data into ecological models of the Mediterranean Sea.

Role in OPEC | Gianpiero will be working on the coupling of a carbonate system module with the 3D OPATM-BFM biogeochemical model of the Mediterranean Sea within the WP2, and on the development of a data assimilation scheme (3DVAR) of the OPATM-BFM for the reanalysis (WP2) and REA experiment (WP3).

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This collaborative project is funded under the 7th Framework Programme of the European Union