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Ackley, S. F., and W. F. Weeks, eds. 1990. Sea ice properties and processes: Proceedings of the W. F. Weeks Sea Ice Symposium. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory. CRREL Monograph 90-1. Hanover, NH, CRREL.

Cavalieri, D. J. 1992. Validation of geophysical products using multisensor data. In Microwave remote sensing of sea ice, Chap. 11, ed. F. D. Carsey, Geophysical Monograph 68, American Geophysical Union.

Cavalieri, D. J., P. Gloersen and W. J. Campbell. 1984. Determination of sea ice parameters with the NIMBUS-7 SMMR. Journal of Geophysical Research 89(D4): 5355-5369.

Comiso, J. C. and H. J. Zwally. 1989. Polar microwave brightness temperatures from Nimbus-7 SMMR. NASA Reference Publication 1223, 82 pages.

Eppler, D. T., L. D. Farmer, A. W. Lohanick, M. R. Anderson, D. J. Cavalieri, J. Comiso, P. Gloersen, C. Garrity, T. C. Grenfell, M. Hallikainen, J. A. Maslanik, C. Metzler, R. A. Melloh, I. Rubinstein and C. T. Swift. 1992. Passive microwave signatures of sea ice. In Microwave remote sensing of sea ice, Chap. 4, ed. F. D. Carsey, Geophysical Monograph 68, American Geophysical Union.

Francis, E. A. 1987. Calibration of the Nimbus-7 Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer (SMMR), 1979-1984. Oregon State University, M.S. thesis, 248 p.

Gloersen, P. and F. T. Barath. 1977. Scanning multichannel microwave radiometer for Nimbus-G and Seasat-A. IEEE Journal of Ocean Engineering OE-2: 172-178.

Gloersen, P., D. J. Cavalieri and H. V. Soule. 1980. An alternative algorithm for correction of the Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer polarization radiances using Nimbus-7 observed data. NASA Tech. Memorandum 80672.

Gloersen, P. 1983. Calibration of the Nimbus-7 SMMR: II Polarization mixing corrections. NASA Tech. Memorandum 84976.

Gloersen, P., D. J. Cavalieri, A. T. C. Chang, T. T. Wilheit, W. J. Campbell, O. M. Johannessen, K. B. Katsaros, K. F. Kunzi, D. B. Ross, D. Staelin, E. P. L. Windsor, F. T. Barath, P. Gudmandsen, E. Langham and R. O. Ramsieier. 1984. Summary of results from the first Nimbus-7 SMMR observations. Journal of Geophysical Research 89(D4): 5335-5344.

Gloersen, P. and D. J. Cavalieri. 1986. Reduction of weather effects in the calculation of sea ice concentration from microwave radiances. Journal of Geophysical Research 91(C3): 3913-3919.

Gloersen, P. 1987. In-orbit calibration adjustment of the Nimbus-7 SMMR. NASA Tech. Memorandum 100678.

Gloersen, P. 1990. SMMR polar data sampler. SMMR north polar radiances in two different formats and sea ice concentrations for the period 1 Jan. 80 to 30 Aug. 80. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Goddard Space Flight Center. (CD-ROM).

Gloersen, P., W. J. Campbell, D. J. Cavalieri, J. C. Comiso, C. L. Parkinson and H. J. Zwally. 1992. Arctic and Antarctic sea ice, 1978 - 1987: Satellite Passive Microwave Observations. NASA SP-511.

Grenfell, T.C., D. J. Cavalieri, J. C. Comiso, M. R. Drinkwater, R .G. Onstott, I. Rubinstein, K. Steffen and D. P. Winebrenner. 1992. Considerations for microwave remote sensing of thin ice. In Microwave Remote Sensing of Sea Ice, Chap. 14, ed. F. D. Carsey, Geophysical Monograph 68, American Geophysical Union.

Hughes Aircraft Co. 1980. Special Sensor Microwave Imager (SSM/I), Computer Program Product Specification (Specification for FNOC), Vol. II, Sensor Data Processing, Computer Program Component (SMISDP).

Jezek, K.C., C. Merry, D. Cavalieri, S. Grace, J. Bedner, D. Wilson and D. Lampkin. 1991. Comparison between SMMR and SSM/I Passive Microwave data collected over the Antarctic Ice Sheet. Ohio State University. Byrd Polar Research Center. Technical Report 91-03, 62 p.

Martin, S, K. Steffen, J. Comiso, D. Cavalieri, M. R. Drinkwater, and B. Holt. 1992. Microwave Remote Sensing of Polynyas. In Microwave Remote Sensing of Sea Ice, Chap. 15, ed. F. D. Carsey, Geophysical Monograph 68, American Geophysical Union.

National Snow and Ice Data Center. 1989. Nimbus-7 SMMR Brightness Temperature Grids, Northern Hemisphere, vol. 1. (CD-ROM). User's Guide. NSIDC Special Report No. 1, looseleaf.

National Snow and Ice Data Center. 1990. DMSP SSM/I Brightness Temperature Grids for the Polar Regions on CD-ROM. User's Guide. NSIDC Special Report No. 1, looseleaf.

Njoku, E. G., J. M. Stacey and F. T. Barath. 1980. The Seasat Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer (SMMR): Instrument description and performance. IEEE J. Oceanic Eng. OE-5: 100-115.

Parkinson, C. L., J. C. Comiso, H. J. Zwally, D. J. Cavalieri, P. Gloersen and W. J. Campbell. 1987. Arctic Sea Ice, 1973-1976: Satellite Passive Microwave Observations. NASA Special Publication SP-489, 296 p.

Snyder, J. P. 1982. Map projections used by the U.S. Geological Survey. U.S. Geological Survey. Bulletin no. 1532.

Steffen, K., J. Key, D. J. Cavalieri, J. C. Comiso, P. Gloersen, K. St. Germain and I. Rubinstein. 1992. Estimation of geophysical parameters using passive microwave algorithms. In Microwave Remote Sensing of Sea Ice, Chap. 10, ed. F. D. Carsey, Geophysical Monograph 68, American Geophysical Union.

Systems and Applied Sciences Corp. 1984. User's Guide for the Nimbus-7 Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer (SMMR) PARM and MAP Tapes. SASC-T-5- 5100-0004-016-84, 110 pages.

U. S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Goddard Space Flight Center. 1978. Nimbus-7 User's Guide.