The focus of the salinity gradient assessment working group is to provide a systematic estimation and assessment of satellite SSS gradients over the global ocean, including the spatiotemporal variability. Regional analyses are within the scope of this working group. Please contact us (hkao (at)  if you are interested in joining the working group.

Working Group Members (alphabetical order by last name):

Maria Jacob (University of Central Florida)

Hsun-Ying Kao (Earth & Space Research)

          Oleg Melnichenko (IPRC/SOEST)

Julian Schanze (Earth & Space Research)

          Wenqing Tang (JPL)

Jorge Vazquez (JPL/Caltech)

Website Designer:​

Susan L. Howard (Earth & Space Research)