PAR team

The team is composed of two partners:


HYGEOS, prime contractor, responsible for coordinating, the PAR product design and production as well as the implementation and validation, helped in this tasks by Dr. Robert Frouin as a consultant.


Plymouth Marine Laboratory

Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML), subcontractor, responsible for the design of the Primary production product as well as the link with the user’s community.


The team is based on the solid experience of Dr. Robert Frouin (Scripps Institution of Oceanography) for designing PAR products, of Dr. Shubha Sathyendranath (PML), Dr. Trevor Platt (PML) for their link with the marine ecosystem community and expertise in Primary Production and Dr. Didier Ramon (HYGEOS) for its experience in radiative transfer and MERIS processing. The team is completed by Dr. Dominique Jolivet (HYGEOS), Mr. L. Wandrebeck (HYGEOS), Dr. Mathieu Compiegne (HYGEOS), Dr. Thomas Jackson (PML).