Improved ice thickness in a coupled ice-ocean modeling system initialized with CryoSat-2

Richard Arthur Allard1, Sinéad Louise Farrell2, David A Hebert3, William Johnston4, Li Li5, Nathan T Kurtz6, Michael Phelps7, Pamela G Posey3, Rachel Tilling8, Andy Ridout8 and Alan J Wallcraft9, (1)John C. Stennis Space Center, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States, (2)Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, United States, (3)Naval Research Lab, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States, (4)US Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, United States, (5)Naval Research Lab, Washington, DC, United States, (6)NASA Goddard, Greenbelt, MD, United States, (7)Jacobs Technology Inc., Stennis Space Center, MS, United States, (8)University College London, London, United Kingdom, (9)Naval Research Laboratory, Stennis Space Center, MS, United States