How to cite Aviso data

  • When using the SSALTO/DUACS experimental products, please cite: "Those products were processed by SSALTO/DUACS and distributed by AVISO+ (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr) with support from CNES”

  • When using Ssalto/Duacs data NRT or DT along-track SLA or ADT (Sea level Anomalies, SLA-H, Absolute Dynamic Topography ADT-H) or maps of SLA, ADT heights and currents (MSLA-H, MADT-H, MSLA-UV, MADT-UV) for global, Mediterranean Sea, Black Sea, Arctic and Europe areas, please cite: "The Ssalto/Duacs altimeter products were produced and distributed by the Copernicus Marine and Environment Monitoring Service (CMEMS) (http://www.marine.copernicus.eu)."

  • When using Ssalto/Duacs climatologies and averages of MSLA-H, please cite: "The altimeter products were produced by Ssalto/Duacs and distributed by Aviso+, with support from Cnes (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr)"

  • When using Ssalto/Duacs data NRT along-track SLA (Sea level Anomalies, SLA-H) or maps of SLA heights and currents (MSLA-H, MSLA-UV) for Mozambique area, please cite: "The altimeter products were produced by Ssalto/Duacs and distributed by Aviso+, with support from Cnes (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr)".

  • When using Ssalto/Duacs Lyapunov Exponents or Orientations data  (FSLE), please cite: "The altimeter products were produced by Ssalto/Duacs in collaboration with LOcean and CTOH and distributed by Aviso+, with support from Cnes (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr/)"

  • When using the Mesoscale Eddy Trajectory Atlas:

    • for DT2.0exp, please cite: "The altimeter the Mesoscale Eddy Trajectory Atlas products were produced by SSALTO/DUACS and distributed by AVISO+ (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr/ ) with support from CNES, in collaboration with Oregon State University with support from NASA”.
    • for NRT3.0exp, please cite: "The altimeter the Mesoscale Eddy Trajectory Atlas products were produced by SSALTO/DUACS and distributed by AVISO+ (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr/ ) with support from CNES, in collaboration with E. Mason (IMEDEA)”.

  • When using the CorSSH L2P Sentinel-3 products, please refer to the licence agreement to mention credits explicitly in function of your use (section 13. Licence specific to Sentinel-3 L2P products).

  • When using the CorSSH L2P of the other missions, please cite: "The altimeter products were produced and distributed by Aviso+ (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr/ ), as part of the Ssalto ground processing segment"

  • When using the X-TRACK products, please cite: "Altimetry data used in this study were developed, validated, and distributed by the CTOH/LEGOS, France"

  • When using auxiliary products:

    • for MSS_CNES_CLS15, please cite: "MSS_CNES_CLS15 was produced by CLS and distributed by Aviso+, with support from Cnes (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr/)".
    • for MDT_CNES-CLS13, please cite: "MDT_CNES-CLS13 was produced by CLS and distributed by Aviso+, with support from Cnes (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr/)".
    • for RioMed, please cite: "RioMed was produced by CLS and distributed by Aviso+, with support from Cnes (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr/)".
    • for FES2014, please cite: "FES2014 was produced by Noveltis, Legos and CLS and distributed by Aviso+, with support from Cnes (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr/)".
    • for FES2012, please cite: "FES2012 was produced by Noveltis, Legos and CLS and distributed by Aviso, with support from Cnes (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr/)".
    • for FES99 or FES2004, please cite: "FES99 (FES2004) was produced by Legos and CLS and distributed by Aviso+, with support from Cnes (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr/)".
    • for DAC, please cite: "Dynamic atmospheric Corrections are produced by CLS using the Mog2D model from Legos and distributed by Aviso+, with support from Cnes (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr/)".

  • For other products, please cite: "The altimeter products were produced and distributed by Aviso+ (https://www.aviso.altimetry.fr/), as part of the Ssalto ground processing segment"