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IceBridge Ku-Band Radar L1B Geolocated Radar Echo Strength Profiles, Version 1
Entry ID: IRKUB1B_1


Summary
Abstract: This data set contains elevation and surface measurements over Greenland, the Arctic, and Antarctica, as well as flight path charts and echogram images acquired using the Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS) Ku-Band Radar Altimeter.

Purpose: Scientific Research

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Geographic Coverage
 N: 90.0 S: 60.0  E: 180.0  W: -180.0
 N: -53.0 S: -90.0  E: 180.0  W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: IceBridge Ku-Band Radar L1B Geolocated Radar Echo Strength Profiles, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center
Version: 1


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2010-03-26
Stop Date: 2012-04-30


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > GREENLAND
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > ARCTIC
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA


Science Keywords
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >RADAR >RADAR IMAGERY    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >SEA ICE ELEVATION    [Definition]
OCEANS >SEA ICE >SEA ICE ELEVATION    [Definition]


Platform
Aircraft    [Information]
DC-8 >Douglas DC-8    [Information]
P-3B >Lockheed P-3B Orion    [Information]


Instrument
Radar Altimeters    [Information]
KU-BAND RADAR >Ku-Band Radar Altimeter    [Information]


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


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

Data Center Personnel
Name: NOT PROVIDED

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

Data Center Personnel
Name: NOT PROVIDED


Personnel
NASA NATIONAL SNOW AND ICE DATA CENTER DISTRIBUTED ACTIVE ARCHIVE CENTER
Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA


JOHN PADEN
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: paden at ku.edu


JILU LI
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: jiluli at ku.edu


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


JOHN PADEN
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: paden at ku.edu


JILU LI
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: jiluli at ku.edu


CARL LEUSCHEN
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: leuschen at ku.edu


FERNANDO RODRIGUEZ-MORALES
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: frodrigu at ku.edu


RICHARD HALE
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: rhale at ku.edu


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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-11-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16



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