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QuickBeam Radar Simulation Software
Entry ID: radarsim

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Summary
Abstract: QuickBeam is a meteorological radar simulation package. It is capable of simulating vertical radar reflectivity profiles at any common microwave frequency, from either the top-down (i.e. satellite-based radars such as CloudSat) or the bottomup. The user provides information about the state of the atmosphere and the water species contained therein, and the simulator produces profiles of effective ... View entire text
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Description: Register and download the QuickBeam Radar Simulation Software.

Description: QuickBeam Radar Simulation Software user guide.
Service Citation
Originators: Haynes, J.M., R.T. Marchand, Z. Luo, A. Bodas-Salcedo, and G.L. Stephens,
Title: QuickBeam Radar Simulation Software
Release_Date: 2007
Provider: Colorado State University Department of Atmospheric Science
Edition: 1.1
URL: http://reef.atmos.colostate.edu/haynes/radarsim/
Service Keywords
DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION >STATISTICAL APPLICATIONS Parameter Definition
DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION >VISUALIZATION/IMAGE PROCESSING Parameter Definition
DATA MANAGEMENT/DATA HANDLING >DATA INTEROPERABILITY >DATA REFORMATTING Parameter Definition

Access Constraints Users must register in order to download software.
Ancillary Keywords
Radar
Simulation
Hydrometeor

Service Provider
COLOSTATE/ATMOS > Department of Atmospheric Sciences, Colorado State University Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.atmos.colostate.edu

Service Provider Personnel
Name: JOHN M. HAYNES
Phone: 61 3 9905 4466
Email: haynes at sci.monash.edu.au
Contact Address:
School of Mathematical Sciences
Building 28, Clayton Campus
Monash University
City: VIC 3800
Country: Australia
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
JOHN M. HAYNES
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 61 3 9905 4466
Email: haynes at sci.monash.edu.au
Contact Address:
School of Mathematical Sciences
Building 28, Clayton Campus
Monash University
City: VIC 3800
Country: Australia
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2010-01-13
SERF Last Revision Date: 2010-01-14
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