Selected Bibliography: SSM/I Brightness Temperatures for the Polar Regions

Abdalati, W., K. Steffen, C. Otto, and K. C. Jezek. 1995. Comparison of brightness temperatures from SSMI instruments on the DMSP F8 and F11 satellites for Antarctica and the Greenland Ice Sheet. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 16(7):1223-1229.

Ackley, S. F. 1979. Mass balance aspects of Weddell Sea pack ice. J. Glaciol. 24(90):391-406.

Ackley, S. F., A. J. Gow, K. R. Buck, and K. M. Golden. 1980. Sea ice studies in the Weddell Sea aboard USCGC Polar Sea. Antarctic J. of U. S. 15(5):84-86.

Bonbright, D. I. 1984. PODS SSM/I Functional Requirements (Version 1.0). Jet Propulsion Laboratory Document 715-63.

Bonbright, D. I., J. W. Brown, J. E. Hilland, I. T. Hsu, J. A. Johnson, T. L. Kotlarek, R. A. Lassanyi, C. L. Miller, C. S. Morris, and F. J. Salamone. 1987. NASA ocean data system version 3.0. User handbook. Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Document 715-66, 50pp. + appendices.

Campbell, W. J., P. Gloersen, and H. J. Zwally. 1984. Aspects of Arctic sea ice observable by sequential passive-microwave observations from the Nimbus 5 satellite. InArctic technology and policy. I. Dyer and C. Chryssostomidis, eds. New York: Hemisphere Publishing. p.197-222.

Carsey, F. D. 1982. Arctic sea ice distribution at end of summer 1973-1976 from satellite microwave data. J. Geophys. Res. 87:5809-5835.

Cavalieri, D. J. and P. Gloersen. 1984. Determination of sea ice parameters with the Nimbus 7 SMMR. J. Geophys. Res. 89(D4):5355-5369.

Cavalieri, D. J., J. Crawford, M. Drinkwater, W. J. Emery, D. T. Eppler, L. D. Farmer, M. Goodberlet, R. Jentz, A. Milman, C. Morris, R. Onstott, A. Schweiger, R. Shuchman, K. Steffen, C. T. Swift, C. Wackerman, and R. L. Weaver. 1992. NASA sea ice validation program for the DMSP SSM/I: final report. NASA Technical Memorandum 104559. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, D.C. 126 pages.

Cavalieri, D. J., J. Crawford, M. R. Drinkwater, D. Eppler, L. D. Farmer, R. R. Jentz and C. C. Wackerman. 1991. Aircraft active and passive microwave validation of sea ice concentration from the DMSP SSM/I. J. Geophys. Res. 96(C12):21,989-22,009.

Cavalieri, D. J., K. M. St. Germain, and C. T. Swift. 1995. Reduction of weather effects in the calculation of sea ice concentration with the DMSP SSM/I. Journal of Glaciology41(139): 455-464.

Cavalieri, D.J., P. Gloersen, and W. J. Campbell. 1984. Determination of sea ice parameters with the NIMBUS-7 SMMR. J. Geophys. Res. 89(D4):5355-5369.

Cavalieri, D. J., P. Gloersen, and T. T. Wilheit. 1986. Aircraft and satellite passive microwave observations of the Bering Sea cover during MIZEX West. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing. GE-24:368-377.

Comiso, J.C. 1983. Sea ice effective microwave emissivities from satellite passive microwave and infrared observations. J. Geophys. Res. 88(C12):7686-7704.

Comiso, J. C. 1986. Characteristics of Arctic winter sea ice from satellite multispectral microwave observations. J. Geophys. Res. 91(C1): 975-994.

Comiso, J. C. 1990. Arctic multiyear ice classification and summer ice cover using passive microwave satellite data. J. Geophys. Res. 95(C8):13411-13422.

Comiso, J. C. 1991 Satellite remote sensing of the polar oceans. J. Marine Systems. 2:295-434.

Comiso, J. C., T. C. Grenfell, M. Lange, A. Lohanick, R. Moore, and P. Wadhams. 1992. Microwave remote sensing of the Southern Ocean Ice Cover. Chapt. 12 InMicrowave remote sensing of sea ice. Frank Carsey, editor. American Geophysical Union. Washington, D.C. 243-259.

Comiso, J. C., P. Wadhams, W. Krabill, R. Swift, J. Crawford, and W. Tucker. 1991. Top/bottom multisensor remote sensing of Arctic sea ice. J. Geophys. Res. 96(C2):2693-2711.

Comiso, J. C., S. F. Ackley, and A.L. Gordon. 1984. Antarctic sea ice microwave signatures and their correlation with in-situ ice observations. J. Geophys. Res. 89(C1):662-672.

Comiso, J. C., T. C. Grenfell, D. Bell, M. Lange, and S. Ackley. 1989. Passive microwave in-situ observations of Weddell Sea ice. J. Geophys. Res. 88(C12):7686-7704.

Comiso J.C., D.J. Cavalieri, C.L. Parkinson, and P. Gloersen. 1997. Passive Microwave Algorithms for Sea Ice Concentration: A Comparison of Two Techniques, Remote Sens. Environ. 60:357-384.

Gloersen P. and D. J. Cavalieri. 1986. Reduction of weather effects in the calculation of sea ice concentration from microwave radiances. J. Geophys. Res. 91(C3):3913-3919.

Gloersen P., W. J. Campbell, D. J. Cavalieri, J. C. Comiso, C. L. Parkinson, H.J. Zwally. 1992. Arctic and Antarctic Sea ice, 1978-1987: Satellite Passive Microwave Observations and Analysis. NASA Spec. Publ. 511.

Goodberlet, M. A. 1990. Special Sensor Microwave/Imager Calibration/Validation. Ph.D. dissertation submitted to the University of Massachusetts.

Grenfell, T. C. and J. C. Comiso. 1986. Multifrequency passive microwave observations of first-year sea ice grown in a tank. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, GE-24:826-831.

Hollinger, J. P. 1989. DMSP Special Sensor Microwave/Imager Calibration/Validation. Naval Research Labs. Washington, D. C.

Hollinger, J. P. and R. C. Lo. 1983. SSM/I Project Summary Report. Naval Research Laboratory. NRL Memorandum Report 5055. 106 pp.

Hollinger, J. P., J. L. Pierce, G. A. Poe. 1990. SSM/I instrument evaluation. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 28(5):781-790.

Hollinger, J. P., B. E. Troy, R. O. Ramseier, K. W. Asmus, M. F. Hartman, and C. A. Luther. 1984. Microwave emission from high Arctic sea ice during freeze-up. J. Geophys. Res. 89(C5):8104-8122.

Hughes Aircraft Company. 1980. Special Sensor Microwave Imager (SSM/I), computer program product specification (Specification for FNMOC). Vol. II, Sensor Data Processing, Computer Program Component (SMISDP).

Hughes Aircraft Company. 1986. Data requirements document for Fleet Numerical Oceanography Center, Rev. B.

Martino, M. G., D. J. Cavalieri and P. Gloersen. 1995. An improved land mask for the SSM/I Grid. NASA Technical Memorandum. TM104625.

Maslanik, J. A. 1992. Effects of weather on the retrieval of sea ice concentration and ice type from passive microwave data. Int. J. Remote Sensing. 13(1):37-54.

Massom, R. A. 1991. Satellite remote sensing of polar regions. Boca Raton: Lewis Publishing.

National Center for Supercomputing Applications. 1993. Getting started with HDF. Draft Version 3.2. page 44.

Poe, G. A. and R. W. Conway. 1990. A study of the geolocation errors for the Special Sensor Microwave/Imager (SSM/I). IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 28(5):791-799.

Snyder, J. P. 1982. Map Projections Used by the U.S. Geological Survey. U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1532.

Steffen, K. and A. Schwieger. 1991. NASA Team algorithm for sea ice concentration retrieval from Defense Meteorological Satellite Program Special Sensor Microwave/Imager: Comparison with Landsat satellite imagery. J. Geophys. Res. 96(C12):21,971-21,988.

Steffen, K., D. J. Cavalieri, J. C. Comiso, K. St. Germain, P. Gloersen, J. Key, and I. Rubinstein. 1992. The estimation of geophysical parameters using passive microwave algorithms. Chapt 10 In Microwave remote sensing of sea ice. Frank Carsey, editor. American Geophysical Union. Washington, D.C. 243-259.

Svendsen, E., K. Kloster, B. Farrelly, O. M. Johannessen, J. A. Johannessen, W. J. Campbell, P. Gloersen, D. Cavalieri, and C. Matzler. 1983. Norwegian Remote Sensing Experiment: Evaluation of the Nimbus 7 scanning multichannel microwave radiometer for sea ice research. J. Geophys. Res. 88(C5):2781-2791.

Swift, C. T., D. J. Cavalieri. 1985. Passive microwave remote sensing for sea ice research. EOS. 66(49):1210-1212.

Swift, C. T., Fedor, L. S. and Ramseier, R. O. 1985. An algorithm to measure sea ice concentration with microwave radiometers. J. Geophys. Res. 90(C1):1087-1099.

Wadhams, P., M. A. Lange, and S. F. Ackley. 1987. The ice thickness distribution across the Atlantic sector of the Antarctic ocean in midwinter. J. Geophys. Res.92(C13):14,535-14, 552.

Wentz, F. J. 1991. User's manual: SSM/I antenna temperature tapes. Remote Sensing Systems, Inc., Santa Rosa, CA. RSS Technical Report 032588.

Wentz, F. J. 1993. User's manual: SSM/I antenna temperature tapes. rev. 2. Remote Sensing Systems, Inc. Santa Rosa, CA. RSS Technical Report 120193.

Wentz, F. J. 1992. Final report, production of SSM/I data sets. Remote Sensing Systems, Inc., Santa Rosa, CA. RSS Technical Report 090192.