Evaluation of the Global Mean Sea Level Budget between 1993 and 2014

@article{Chambers2016EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of the Global Mean Sea Level Budget between 1993 and 2014},
  author={Don P. Chambers and Anny Cazenave and Nicolas Champollion and Habib Boubacar Dieng and William Llovel and Ren{\'e} Forsberg and Karina von Schuckmann and Yoshihide Wada},
  journal={Surveys in Geophysics},
  year={2016},
  volume={38},
  pages={309-327}
}
Evaluating global mean sea level (GMSL) in terms of its components—mass and steric—is useful for both quantifying the accuracy of the measurements and understanding the processes that contribute to GMSL rise. In this paper, we review the GMSL budget over two periods—1993 to 2014 and 2005 to 2014—using multiple data sets of both total GMSL and the components (mass and steric). In addition to comparing linear trends, we also compare the level of agreement of the time series. For the longer period… Expand
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