Entry_ID: IRACC1B
Entry_Title: IceBridge Accumulation Radar L1B Geolocated Radar Echo Strength Profiles
Group: Data_Set_Citation
   Dataset_Creator: Leuschen, C. 
   Dataset_Title: IceBridge Accumulation Radar L1B Geolocated Radar Echo Strength Profiles
   Dataset_Release_Date: 2014-06-30updated 2015
   Dataset_Release_Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
   Dataset_Publisher: NASA NSIDC DAAC: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center
   Version: 2
   Online_Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/iracc1b.html
   Dataset DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/0ZY1XYHNIQNY
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Carl
   Last_Name: Leuschen
   Email: leuschen@cresis.ku.edu
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: University of Kansas
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Technical Contact
   First_Name: NSIDC
   Last_Name: User Services
   Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
   Phone: 1 303 492-6199 x
   Fax: 1 303  492-2468 x
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: National Snow and Ice Data Center
      Address: CIRES, 449 UCB
      Address: University of Colorado
      City: Boulder
      Province_or_State: CO
      Postal_Code: 80309-0449
      Country: USA
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Cryosphere
   Term: Glaciers/Ice Sheets
   Variable_Level_1: Glacier Topography/Ice Sheet Topography
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Cryosphere
   Term: Sea Ice
   Variable_Level_1: Sea Ice Elevation
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Cryosphere
   Term: Snow/Ice
   Variable_Level_1: Snow Cover
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Oceans
   Term: Sea Ice
   Variable_Level_1: Sea Ice Elevation
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Spectral/Engineering
   Term: Radar
   Variable_Level_1: Radar Imagery
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Terrestrial Hydrosphere
   Term: Snow/Ice
   Variable_Level_1: Snow Cover
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ISO_Topic_Category: Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere
ISO_Topic_Category: Imagery/Base Maps/Earth Cover
Keyword: IceBridge
Keyword: IceBridge-project
Keyword: Imagery
Keyword: NASA
Keyword: NSIDC DAAC
Keyword: Radar
Keyword: Sea Ice
Keyword: Snow Cover
Keyword: Snow cover over sea ice
Keyword: Topography
Sensor_Name: Accumulation Radar > Accumulation Radar
Source_Name: DC-8 > Douglas DC-8
Source_Name: P-3B > Lockheed P-3B Orion
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 2013-03-21
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Data_Set_Progress: in work
Group: Spatial_Coverage
   Southernmost_Latitude: -90
   Northernmost_Latitude: -53
   Westernmost_Longitude: -180
   Easternmost_Longitude: 180
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Group: Spatial_Coverage
   Southernmost_Latitude: 60
   Northernmost_Latitude: 90
   Westernmost_Longitude: -180
   Easternmost_Longitude: 180
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Group: Location
   Location_Category: CONTINENT
   Location_Type: NORTH AMERICA
   Location_Subregion1: GREENLAND
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Project: OIB > Operation Ice Bridge
Data_Set_Language: English
Originating_Center: UKS/CRESIS
Group: Data_Center
   Data_Center_Name: NSIDC > National Snow and Ice Data Center
   Data_Center_URL: http://nsidc.org
   Group: Personnel
      Role: Data Center Contact
      First_Name: NSIDC
      Last_Name: User Services
      Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
      Phone: 1 303 492-6199 
      Fax: 1 303  492-2468 
      Group: Contact_Address
         Address: National Snow and Ice Data Center
         Address: CIRES, 449 UCB
         Address: University of Colorado
         City: Boulder
         Province_or_State: CO
         Postal_Code: 80309-0449
         Country: USA
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   End_Group
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Group: Data_Center
   Data_Center_Name: NASA NSIDC DAAC > NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center
   Data_Center_URL: http://nsidc.org/daac/index.html
   Group: Personnel
      Role: Data Center Contact
      First_Name: NSIDC
      Last_Name: User Services
      Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
      Phone: 1 303 492-6199 x
      Fax: 1 303  492-2468 x
      Group: Contact_Address
         Address: National Snow and Ice Data Center
         Address: CIRES, 449 UCB
         Address: University of Colorado
         City: Boulder
         Province_or_State: CO
         Postal_Code: 80309-0449
         Country: USA
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Group: Distribution
   Distribution_Media: FTP
   Distribution_Size: 115 GB
   Distribution_Format: NetCDF
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Group: Distribution
   Distribution_Media: FTP
   Distribution_Size: 39 MB
   Distribution_Format: XML
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Group: Distribution
   Distribution_Media: FTP
   Distribution_Size: 2 GB
   Distribution_Format: Joint Photographic Expert Group (JPEG) (.jpg)
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Group: Reference

   Lewis, C. 2010. Airborne UHF Radar for Fine Resolution Mapping of Near Surface 
   Accumulation Layers in Greenland and West Antarctica, Department of Electrical 
   Engineering and Computer Science: Master's Thesis, University of Kansas.

   Lewis, C., A. Patel, H. Owen, F. Rodriguez-Morales, C. Leuschen, S. A. Seguin, 
   J. Ledford, K. Player, and S. Gogineni. 2009. A Radar Suite for Ice Sheet 
   Accumulation Measurements and Near-Surface Internal Layer Mapping, Geoscience 
   and Remote Sensing Symposium, IEEE International, IGARSS 2009, pp.V-441 - 
   V-444, doi: 10.1109/IGARSS.2009.5417635.

   Rodriguez-Morales, F., P. Gogineni, C. Leuschen, C. T. Allen, C. Lewis, A. 
   Patel, L. Shi, W. Blake, B. Panzer, K. Byers, R. Crowe, L. Smith, and C. 
   Gifford. 2010. Development of a Multi-Frequency Airborne Radar Instrumentation 
   Package for Ice Sheet Mapping and Imaging, Proc. 2010 IEEE Int. Microwave 
   Symp., Anaheim, CA, May 2010, 157-160.

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Group: Summary

   This data set contains radar echograms taken over Greenland and Antarctica 
   using the Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS) Accumulation Radar 
   instrument. The data were collected as part of Operation IceBridge funded 
   campaigns.

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Group: Related_URL
   Group: URL_Content_Type
      Type: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
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   URL: https://cms.cresis.ku.edu/research/sensors-development/radar
   Description: CReSIS Web site
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Group: Related_URL
   Group: URL_Content_Type
      Type: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
   End_Group
   URL: http://nsidc.org/data/icebridge/index.html
   Description: IceBridge Product Web Site
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Group: Related_URL
   Group: URL_Content_Type
      Type: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
   End_Group
   URL: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/icebridge/index.html
   Description: NASA IceBridge Mission Web Site
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Group: Related_URL
   Group: URL_Content_Type
      Type: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
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   URL: http://nsidc.org/data/iracc1b/versions/1/
   Group: Description

      Version 01 binary IceBridge Accumulation Radar L1B Geolocated Radar Echo 
      Strength Profiles

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Metadata_Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata_Version: 9.7
DIF_Creation_Date: 2014-06-30
Last_DIF_Revision_Date: 2015-09-03
DIF_Revision_History: Landing page changes, including HTTPS.