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Supporting Earth Observation

MONOCLE addresses and strengthens EO methodology by providing crucial reference measurements to remove and correct for major sources of error in satellite products.

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A self-calibrating network

Combining all pillars of in situ observation in a network to include fixed-position instrumentation, unmanned platforms and citizen observations.

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Sensor Innovation

Developing and enhancing existing sensor technology platforms to lower the cost of acquisition and data collection.


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Funded by the European Union

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 776480.


Stefan Simis
Principal Investigator

Jess Heard
Project Manager
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Plymouth Marine Laboratory,
Prospect Place,

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