Aspects of the SMOS Pre-launch Calibration

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Abstract

A synthetic aperture radiometer system, SMOS, is under development for launch in 2007. The synthetic aperture concept requires calibration activities of novel nature in addition to traditional radiometer calibration exercises. Especially very accurate antenna pattern measurements are an issue.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIGARRS 2003 Proceedings of IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symp
Volume2
PublisherIEEE
Publication date2003
Pages1222-1225
ISBN (Print)0-7803-7929-2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003
Event2003 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium - Toulouse, France
Duration: 21 Jul 200325 Jul 2003
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Conference2003 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium
CountryFrance
CityToulouse
Period21/07/200325/07/2003
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