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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0205

SMEX02 Aircraft Polarimetric Scanning Radiometer (PSR) Data, Version 1

This data set includes brightness temperature (Tb) and soil moisture data.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 42.732, S: 41.694, E: -93.161, W: -93.841

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 25 June 2002 to 12 July 2002
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Microwave > Brightness Temperature
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content
Platform(s) AIRCRAFT
Sensor(s): PSR
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Thomas Jackson, Rajat Bindlish, Albin Gasiewski, Marian Klein, Eni Njoku

Data Citation

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.

Bindlish, R. and T. Jackson. 2002. SMEX02 Aircraft Polarimetric Scanning Radiometer (PSR) Data, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/4N9BFV091ZXH. [Date Accessed].
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