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CLPX-Ground: Ground Based Passive Microwave Radiometer (GBMR-7) Data
Entry ID: NSIDC-0165

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Summary
Abstract: This data set contains brightness temperature observations of the snow cover at the Local Scale Observation Site (LSOS) of the Cold Land Processes Field Experiment (CLPX) in Fraser, Colorado, USA.

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Description: CLPX Site


Link: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
Description: Documentation


Geographic Coverage
 N: 39.95 S: 39.95  E: -105.9  W: -105.9

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Graf, T., T. Koike, H. Fujii, M. Brodzik, and R. Armstrong.
Dataset Title: CLPX-Ground: Ground Based Passive Microwave Radiometer (GBMR-7) Data
Dataset Series Name: NSIDC-0165
Dataset Release Date: 2003-10-13
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/RP8KSSYM8TT2
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/NSIDC-0165


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-01-19
Stop Date: 2002-01-21

Start Date: 2002-10-01
Stop Date: 2003-03-29

Start Date: 2002-12-10
Stop Date: 2002-12-13

Start Date: 2003-02-18
Stop Date: 2003-02-26

Start Date: 2003-03-25
Stop Date: 2003-03-25


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > NORTHERN HEMISPHERE


Science Keywords
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >MICROWAVE >BRIGHTNESS TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR >HUMIDITY    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION >INCOMING SOLAR RADIATION    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION >LONGWAVE RADIATION    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >PRECIPITATION >PRECIPITATION AMOUNT    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION >SHORTWAVE RADIATION    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW COVER    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW COVER    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW DENSITY    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW DENSITY    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW DEPTH    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW DEPTH    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW/ICE TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW/ICE TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW MELT    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW MELT    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW STRATIGRAPHY    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW STRATIGRAPHY    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >SOILS >SOIL MOISTURE/WATER CONTENT    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC WINDS >SURFACE WINDS    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE >SURFACE TEMPERATURE >AIR TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >PRECIPITATION >SOLID PRECIPITATION >SNOW    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
IMAGERY/BASE MAPS/EARTH COVER
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
INLAND WATERS
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION


Platform
GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS    [Information]


Instrument
MSR >Microwave Scanning Radiometer    [Information]


Project
CLPX >Cold Land Processes Field Experiment    [Information]
ESIP >Earth Science Information Partners Program    [Information]
EOSDIS >Earth Observing System Data Information System    [Information]


Quality
Data has undergone QC.


Access Constraints
Accessible only by CLPX approved investigators until October 2004.


Keywords
Air Temperature
AMSR-E Validation-project
CLPX-project
Incoming Shortwave Radiation
Longwave Downward Radiation
Near-surface Air Temperatures
Passive Microwave
Passive Microwave Brightness Temperatures
Passive Microwave Data
Passive Microwave Radiation
Precipitation
Precipitation Amount
Relative Humidity
Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer
Snow Depth
snow grain size
Snowpack
Snow Pits
Snow Properties
Snow Surface Temperature
Wind Direction
Wind Speed


Data Set Progress
IN WORK


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: 1 - 3789 KB
Distribution_Format: ASCII Text (.txt)

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Distribution_Size: 5 KB
Distribution_Format: PNG

Distribution_Media: FTP
Distribution_Size: 43 - 453 KB
Distribution_Format: JPEG

Distribution_Media: HTTPS
Distribution_Size: 1 - 3789 KB
Distribution_Format: ASCII Text (.txt)

Distribution_Media: HTTPS
Distribution_Size: 5 KB
Distribution_Format: PNG

Distribution_Media: HTTPS
Distribution_Size: 43 - 453 KB
Distribution_Format: JPEG


Personnel
TOBIAS GRAF
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +81 (0)3 5841 6107
Fax: +81 (0)3 5481 6130
Email: tgraf at hydra.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Contact Address:
Department of Civil Engineering, River & Environmental Engineering
Laboratory 7-3-1,
University of Tokyo
Hongo, Bunkyo-ku
City: Tokyo
Postal Code: 113-8656
Country: JAPAN


TOSHIO KOIKE
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +81-3-8541-6106
Fax: +81-3-8541-6130
Email: tkoike at hydra.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Contact Address:
7-3-1, Hongo
City: Bunkyo-ku
Province or State: Tokyo
Postal Code: 113-8656
Country: Japan


HIDEYUKI FUJII
Role: INVESTIGATOR


MARY J. BRODZIK
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: brodzik 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


RICHARD ARMSTRONG
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +1 (303)-492-6199
Fax: +1 (303)-492-2468
Email: rlax at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Postal Code: 80309-0449
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
Kazama, S, T. Rose, and R. Zimmerman.1999. 'A Precision Autocalibrating 7ch Radiometer for Environmental Research Applications' Journal of The Remote Sensing Society of Japan, Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 37-45.

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-10-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18



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