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SMEX02 SSM/I Brightness Temperature Data, Iowa
Entry ID: NSIDC-0200

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Summary
Abstract: This data set provides brightness temperature data, acquired during the Soil Moisture Experiment 2002 (SMEX02) by the Special Sensor Microwave/Imagery (SSM/I).
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 44.5   S: 34.5   E: -90.0   W: -100.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Jackson, T. and J. Wen.
Dataset Title: SMEX02 SSM/I Brightness Temperature Data, Iowa
Dataset Series Name: NSIDC-0200
Dataset Release Date: 2003-01-09
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NASA NSIDC DAAC: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center
Version: 1
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/NSIDC-0200
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-04-29
Stop Date: 2002-07-13
Platform
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center Supplemental Info
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
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Distribution
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 175 MB
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)

Distribution Media: HTTPS
Distribution Size: 175 MB
Distribution Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
Personnel
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
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Publications/References
Heymsfield, G. A. and R. Fulton. 1992. Modulation of SSM/I Microwave Soil Radiances by Rainfall. Remote Sensing of Environment, 29:187-202. Hollinger, J. P., J. L. Peirce, and G. A. Poe. 1990. SSM/I Instrument Evaluation. IEEE Trans. on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 28:781-790. Jackson, T. J. 1997. Soil Moisture Estimation Using SSM/I Satellite Data Over a Grass Land Region. Water Resources Research, 33:1475-1484. Teng, W. L., J. R. Wang, and P. C. Doraiswamy. 1993. Relationship between Satellite Microwave Radiometric Data, Antecedent Precipitation Index, and Regional Soil Moisture. Int. Journal of Remote Sensing, 14:2483-2500.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-01-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27




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