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IceBridge MCoRDS L1B Geolocated Radar Echo Strength Profiles, Version 2
This data set contains radar echograms taken from the Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets (CReSIS) ultra Multichannel Coherent Radar Depth Sounder (MCoRDS) over land and sea ice in the Arctic and Antarctic. The data were collected as part of Operation IceBridge funded aircraft survey campaigns.
Version 2 data are in netCDF format beginning with the 2012 Antarctica campaign.
Version 1 data are in MATLAB and binary
format for Spring 2012 and earlier campaigns.
- Beginning with the 2012 Antarctica campaign, the data file format is netCDF.
- Data files for all previous campaigns are to be replaced with netCDF files.
Data Set Tabs
|Platform(s)||AIRCRAFT, DC-8, DC-8, P-3B|
|Sensor(s):||MCoRDS, RADAR ECHO SOUNDERS|
|Data Contributor(s):||Carl Leuschen, John Paden, Prasad Gogineni, Fernando Rodriguez-Morales, Chris Allen|
|Metadata XML:||View Metadata Record|
As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.
Questions? Please contact:
NSIDC User Services
Phone: 1 303 492-6199
Fax: 1 303 492-2468
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449