Tony Hirst (firstname.lastname@example.org)
OMIP is being organised under the auspices of the WCRP/CLIVAR Working Group on Ocean Model Development, and aims to address the following goals:
OMIP is currently in its pilot phase, with a limited number of participants involved in testing the proposed protocol. The main (open) phase of OMIP is expected to be launched in late 2003 or 2004.
WOCE/CLIVAR Working Group on Ocean Model Development. Report of the 3rd Session. WCRP Informal Report No. 14/2002.