The Team

The members of the ET-WDC are comprised of experts in data management and/or senior scientists dealing with the management of observations in a broad sense; the managers of the GAW World Data Centres, and GAWSIS; as well as a representative of the WMO/GAW Secretariat. Additional experts can be invited.

GAWSIS Jörg Klausen, Federal Office of Meteorology and Climatology MeteoSwiss,

Switzerland (chair)

Martin Schultz, IEK-8 Forschungszentrum Jülich, Jülich, Germany

Øystein Godøy, Met Norway, Oslo, Norway

Ellsworth J. Welton, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt (MA), USA

Vincent-Henri Peuch, ECMWF, Reading, U.K

WOUDC Tom Kralidis, Environment Canada, Canada (ex officio)

WDCGG Mikio Ueno, Japan Meteorological Agency, Japan (ex officio)

WRDC Anatoly Tsvetkov, Main Geophysical Observatory St. Petersburg, Russia (ex officio)

WDCPC David Gay / Van Bowersox, Illinois State Water Survey, U.S.A. (ex officio)

WDCA Markus Fiebig, Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Kjeller, Norway (ex officio)

WDCRG Kjetil Tørseth, Norwegian Institute for Air Research, Kjeller, Norway (ex officio)

WDC-RSAT Julian Meyer-Arnek, Deutsche Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), Germany (ex officio)


Geir Braathen, WMO Geneva, Switzerland

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