Data Set ID:
ILNIRW1B

IceBridge ATM L1B Near-Infrared Waveforms, Version 1

This data set contains geolocated waveforms of Greenland, Arctic, and Antarctic sea ice measured by the Airborne Topographic Mapper (ATM) near-infrared (NIR) lidar. The data complement, and are intended to be used with, the IceBridge Narrow Swath ATM L1B Elevation and Return Strength with Waveforms data, which are measured at green wavelength. Both of these narrow-swath data sets are closely related to the wide-swath IceBridge ATM L1B Elevation and Return Strength with Waveforms data set. The data were acquired as part of aircraft survey campaigns funded by Operation IceBridge.

This is the most recent version of these data.

Version Summary:

Initial release

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Documentation: Key metadata and comprehensive user guide available

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Parameter(s):
  • INFRARED WAVELENGTHS > SENSOR COUNTS
Data Format(s):
  • HDF5
Spatial Coverage:
N: 90, 
N: -53, 
S: 60, 
S: -90, 
E: 180, 
E: 180, 
W: -180
W: -180
Platform(s):C-130, DC-8, G-V, HU-25A, HU-25C, P-3B, WP-3D ORION
Spatial Resolution:
  • Varies x Varies
Sensor(s):ATM
Temporal Coverage:
  • 10 October 2018 to 20 November 2019
(updated 2020)
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionVariesMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Michael Studinger, Serdar Manizade

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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.

Studinger, M. and S. Manizade. 2019, updated 2020. IceBridge ATM L1B Near-Infrared Waveforms, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/P8QCY55YPR8U. [Date Accessed].

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