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SMEX02 Tower-Based Radiometric Surface Temperature, Walnut Creek, Iowa
Entry ID: NSIDC-0186

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Summary
Abstract: This data set includes air temperature, vapor pressure, wind speed, and brightness temperatures taken at 12 flux towers as part of the Soil Moisture Experiment 2002 (SMEX02).

Related URL
Link: GET DATA
Description: FTP


Link: GET DATA
Description: HTTPS


Link: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
Description: AMSR-E Validation


Link: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
Description: Soil Moisture Experiments in 2002


Link: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
Description: Documentation


Geographic Coverage
 N: 42.0 S: 41.9  E: -93.4  W: -93.5

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Jackson, T. and M. Cosh.
Dataset Title: SMEX02 Tower-Based Radiometric Surface Temperature, Walnut Creek, Iowa
Dataset Series Name: NSIDC-0186
Dataset Release Date: 2003-09-19
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NASA NSIDC DAAC: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center
Version: 1
Dataset DOI: doi:10.5067/BJZU6IV9HUTE
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/NSIDC-0186


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-06-25
Stop Date: 2003-07-12


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE >ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE MEASUREMENTS    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >INFRARED WAVELENGTHS >BRIGHTNESS TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >MICROWAVE >BRIGHTNESS TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC WINDS >SURFACE WINDS    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC WINDS >VERTICAL WIND MOTION    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR >WATER VAPOR    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE >SURFACE TEMPERATURE >AIR TEMPERATURE    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
IMAGERY/BASE MAPS/EARTH COVER


Platform
FIELD SURVEYS    [Information]


Instrument
INFRARED RADIOMETERS    [Information]
INFRARED THERMOMETERS    [Information]
Thermometers    [Information]


Project
SMEX02 >Soil Moisture Experiments in 2002    [Information]
ISMEX >Iowa Soil Moisture Experiment    [Information]
ESIP >Earth Science Information Partners Program    [Information]
EOSDIS >Earth Observing System Data Information System    [Information]


Keywords
Air Temperature
Air Temperatures
AMSR-E Validation-project
Atmospheric Pressure
Brightness Temperature
Near-surface Air Temperatures
NSIDC
NSIDC DAAC
NSIDC > National Snow and Ice Data Center
SMEX
Surface Pressure
Vapor Pressure Deficit


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Originating Center
NSIDC


Data Center
NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/daac/index.html

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC DAAC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA


National Snow and Ice Data Center    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: FTP
Distribution_Size: 6.2 MB
Distribution_Format: ASCII Text (.txt)

Distribution_Media: HTTPS
Distribution_Size: 6.2 MB
Distribution_Format: ASCII Text (.txt)


Personnel
THOMAS JACKSON
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 301-504-8511
Fax: 301-504-8931
Email: tjackson at hydrolab.arsusda.gov
Contact Address:
USDA ARS Hydrology Lab
104 Bldg. 007
BARC-West
City: Beltsville
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20705
Country: USA


MICHAEL COSH
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: (301) 504-6461
Fax: (301) 504-8931
Email: mcosh at hydrolab.arsusda.gov
Contact Address:
USDA ARS Hydrology Lab
104 Bldg. 007
BARC-West
City: Beltsville
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20705
Country: USA


NSIDC USER SERVICES
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA


Publications/References
Bugbee, B., M. Droter, O. Monje, and B. Tanner, 1999. Evaluation and modification of commercial infrared-red transducers for leaf temperature measurement. Adv. Space Res., Vol., 22, no.10, pp 1425-1434 Please see the http://hydrolab.arsusda.gov/smex02/smex02.htm site for more information, and the http://nsidc.org/data/amsr_validation/soil_moisture/ site to access data.

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-09-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18



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