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AMSR-E Validation Data

Validation Campaigns for the AMSR-E Sensor on the NASA Aqua Satellite


SMEX02 Data

The table below contains SMEX02 data sets available for AMSR-E Validation soil moisture experiments. If you have problems accessing data or have questions, please contact NSIDC User Services.

To learn more about the experiments or to access related links, see the About Soil Moisture Experiment 2002 (SMEX02) Web page.

For SMEX02 supporting data sets collected from related NASA, NOAA, and NSF projects, visit the Southern Great Plains (SGP) and SMEX Data Archive at NCAR/EOL Web site.



Ground Soil Moisture  
  SMEX02 Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN) Station 2031, Ames, Iowa
  SMEX02 Iowa Regional Ground Soil Moisture Data
  SMEX02 Soil Moisture and Temperature Profiles, Walnut Creek, Iowa
  SMEX02 Sliced Core Soil Moisture Data, Walnut Creek Watershed, Iowa
  SMEX02 Watershed Soil Moisture Data, Walnut Creek, Iowa
  SMEX02 Watershed Vitel Network Soil Moisture Data, Walnut Creek, Iowa
Aircraft Remote Sensing  
  SMEX02 Passive and Active L and S band System (PALS) Data
  SMEX02 Airborne GPS Bistatic Radar Data, Iowa
  SMEX02 Aircraft Polarimetric Scanning Radiometer (PSR) Data
  SMEX02 Airborne Synthetic Aperture Radar (AIRSAR) Data, Iowa
  SMEX02 Electronically Steered Thinned Aperture Radiometer (ESTAR)
Satellite Remote Sensing  
  SMEX02 Iowa Satellite Vegetation and Water Index (NDVI and NDWI) Data
  SMEX02 AMSR-E Level-3 Daily Gridded Brightness Temperatures, Iowa
  SMEX02 ASTER Level 1B Data, Iowa
  SMEX02 European Remote Sensing Satellite 2 (ERS-2) AMI Data, Iowa
  SMEX02 Landsat Thematic Mapper Imagery, Iowa
  SMEX02 Landsat 5 and 7 Thematic Mapper Land Surface Brightness Temperatures
  SMEX02 SSM/I Brightness Temperature Data, Iowa
  SMEX02 QuickSCAT/SeaWinds Data
  SMEX02 Regional Vegetation Sampling Data, Iowa
  SMEX02 Watershed Vegetation Sampling Data, Walnut Creek, Iowa
  SMEX02 Vegetation Water Content, Iowa Regional and Walnut Creek Watershed
  SMEX02 Rain Gauge Network, Walnut Creek, Iowa
  SMEX02 Atmospheric Aerosol Optical Properties Data
  SMEX02 CODIAC Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN) Data, Iowa
  SMEX02 Tower-Based Radiometric Surface Temperature, Walnut Creek, Iowa
  SMEX02 Soil Moisture-Atmosphere Coupling Experiment (SMACEX) Walnut Creek, Iowa
  SMEX02 SMACEX Tower Meteorological/Flux Data: Iowa
  SMEX02 Balloon-borne Radiosonde Data, Iowa
  SMEX02 Land Surface Information: Geolocation, Surface Roughness, and Photographs
  SMEX02 Land Surface Information: Land Use Classification
  SMEX02 Land Surface Information: Soils Database