CAVIAR Data Providers Guide

File format and filename convention

Data providers are kindly requested to follow the BADC file name convention and to format your data in NetCDF, using the CF metadata conventions. NASA Ames formatted files are also accepted.

If you wish to check that files are correctly formatted before uploading them please use the NetCDF format checker or the BADC NASA-Ames format checker.


It is important that the data be well documented. Please follow the BADC guidelines regarding the submission of metadata.

Data File Submission