Abbreviations and Acronyms

Acronym Definition
AOML Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory
CDIAC Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center
CLIVAR Climate Variability (Program)
CO2 carbon dioxide
CSIRO Australian Commonwealth Scientific and Research Organization
DOE U.S. Department of Energy
FTP file transfer protocol
fCO2 fugacity of CO2
GEOSECS Geophysical Sections Experiment
IGY International Geophysical Year
JGOFS Joint Global Ocean Flux Study
LDEO Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
NCAR National Center for Atmospheric Research
NCEP National Centers for Environmental Prediction
NDP numeric data package
NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NSF National Science Foundation
ORNL Oak Ridge National Laboratory
pCO2 partial pressure of CO2
PMEL Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory
SSS sea surface salinity
SST sea surface temperature
VOS Volunteer Observing Ship
WOCE World Ocean Circulation Experiment

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