CLPX-Ground: University of Michigan Ground-Based Microwave Radiometer
Entry ID: NSIDC-0167

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Abstract: This data set contains microwave radiometry data collected at the Local Scale Observation Site (LSOS) of the Cold Land Processes Field Experiment (CLPX) in Colorado, USA, during IOP4 (March-April 2003). The LSOS is a 100 x 100 m study site located within the Fraser Intensive Study Area (ISA). The LSOS has flat topography with areas of both uniform and discontinuous pine forest, and a small ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 39.9   S: 39.9   E: -105.88   W: -105.88
Min Altitude: 847.344 METERS

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: England, A. and R. DeRoo.
Dataset Title: CLPX-Ground: University of Michigan Ground-Based Microwave Radiometer
Dataset Release Date: 2004-04-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC DAAC: NASA DAAC at the National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-03-24
Stop Date: 2003-04-02
Data Resolution
Vertical Resolution: 2780 m
Quality Brightness temperatures are calibrated (unless otherwise stated) and accurate to 3 K. Data filters have been applied to remove known faulty data.
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Data Center
NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 2 - 548 KB
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
Phone: +1 (734) 763-5534
Fax: +1 (734) 647-2106
Email: england at
Contact Address:
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
University of Michigan
1301 Beal St.
City: Ann Arbor
Province or State: MI
Postal Code: 48109-2122
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-04-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-07-07
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