Data Set ID:
ILSIG0

IceBridge Sigma Space Lidar L0 Raw Time-of-Flight Data, Version 1

This data set contains raw time-of-flight measurements for Antarctica and Greenland acquired by the Sigma Space Lidar. The data were collected by scientists working on the Investigating the Cryospheric Evolution of the Central Antarctic Plate (ICECAP) project, which is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), with additional support from NASA Operation IceBridge.

This is the most recent version of these data.

Version Summary:

Initial release

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Parameter(s):
  • PLATFORM CHARACTERISTICS > FLIGHT DATA LOGS > Time-Of-Flight
Data Format(s):
  • Binary
Spatial Coverage:
N: -53, 
N: 90, 
S: -90, 
S: 60, 
E: 180, 
E: 180, 
W: -180
W: -180
Platform(s):BT-67, P-3B
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):Sigma Space Lidar
Temporal Coverage:
  • 25 November 2010 to 23 December 2011
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Donald Blankenship, Scott Kempf, Duncan Young

Geographic Coverage

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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.

Blankenship, Donald D., Scott Kempf, Duncan Young 2012. IceBridge Sigma Space Lidar L0 Raw Time-of-Flight Data, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/80E71K2FWDBQ. [Date Accessed].
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V0 Programmatic Data Access Guide
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