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New measurement correction method provides more accurate wave information

New measurement correction method provides more accurate wave information

Small wave buoys are an important tool in mapping wave fields near shorelines. The new correction method further improves the measurement accuracy of these devices used in Finland's coastal waters.

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Researcher Jan-Victor Björkqvist, jan-victor.bjorkqvist@fmi.fi, tel. +358 50 430 8669

Björkqvist, J.-V., Pettersson, H., Laakso, L., Kahma, K. K., Jokinen, H., and Kosloff, P.: Removing low-frequency artefacts from Datawell DWR-G4 wave buoy measurements, Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 5, 17-25, doi:10.5194/gi-5-17-2016, 2016.



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