Published Research

The following references cite studies that used SMMR, SSM/I, or SSMIS data from NSIDC. Please contact User Services if you have a reference you would like to share on this page.

1999

Francis, J., and A. Schweiger. 1999. TOVS Pathfinder Path–P Daily and Monthly Polar Gridded Atmospheric Parameters. . Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center.

Maslanik, J., and J. Stroeve.  1999. Near-Real-Time DMSP SSM/I Daily Polar Gridded Sea Ice Concentrations. Boulder, CO USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center. Digital media.

National Snow and Ice Data Center 1999. Polar Pathfinder sampler: AVHRR, SMMR-SSM/I, and TOVS samples and combined time series. . Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center.

Parkinson, C., J. Comiso, and H.J. Zwally. 1999. Nimbus-5 ESMR Daily Polar Gridded Brightness Temperatures. Boulder, CO USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center. Digital media.

Parkinson, C.L., J.C. Comiso, and H.J. Zwally.  1999. Nimbus-5 ESMR Polar Gridded Sea Ice Concentrations. Boulder, CO USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center. Digital media Edited by W. Meier and J. Stroeve.

Stroeve, J., and W. Meier. 1999. Sea Ice Trends and Climatologies from SMMR and SSM/I. Boulder, CO USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center. Digital media.

1998

Brodzik, M. J. 1998. Summary of NOAA/NASA Polar Pathfinder Grid Relationships. Special report to the National Snow and Ice Data Center, Boulder, Colorado USA.

Brodzik, M.J. 1998. EASE-Grid, A Versatile Set of Equal-Area Projections and Grids. Special report to the National Snow and Ice Data Center, Boulder, Colorado USA.

Njoku, E. G., B. Rague, and K. Fleming. 1998. Nimbus-7 SMMR Pathfinder Brightness Temperature Data. JPL Publication 98-4. Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Pasadena, California USA.

Nolin, A., R.L. Armstrong, and J. Maslanik. 1998. Near-Real-Time SSM/I EASE-Grid Daily Global Ice Concentration and Snow Extent, January to March 2004. . Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center.

Stroeve, J. 1998. Impact of various processing options on SSM/I-derived brightness temperatures. NSIDC Special Report-7. (PDF File,

1997

Abdalati, W. and K. Steffen. 1997. Snowmelt on the Greenland Ice Sheet as derived from passive microwave satellite data. Journal of Climate 10(2): 165-175.

Brodzik, M. J. 1997. The NSIDC EASE-Grid Map Projection Parameters and Grid Definitions. . Unpublished report to the National Snow and Ice Data Center, Boulder, Colorado USA.

Brodzik, M. J. 1997. EASE-Grid: A Versatile Set of Equal-Area Projections and Grids. Web Book. Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center.

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 Sensing of the Environment 60: 357-384.

Fetterer, F., and V. Troisi. 1997. AARI 10-Day Arctic Ocean EASE-Grid sea ice observations. . Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center.

Grody, N. C. and A. N. Basist. 1997. Interpretation of SSM/I Measurements Over Greenland. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 35: 360-366.

1996

Agnew, T.A., H. Le, and T. Hirose. 1996. Estimation of large scale sea ice motion from SSM/I 85.5 GHz imagery. Climate and Atmospheric Research Directorate Research Report No. 96-003, AES, Environment Canada: 28 pp.

Cavalieri, D., C. Parkinson, P. Gloersen, and H. J. Zwally. 1996. Sea Ice Concentrations from Nimbus-7 SMMR and DMSP SSM/I Passive Microwave Data. Boulder, CO USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center. Digital media.

NSIDC User's Guide. 1996. DMSP SSM/I brightness temperatures and sea ice concentration grids for the polar regions. 2d ed. . NSIDC/DAAC, Boulder, Colorado USA.

1995

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

Armstrong, R. L., and M. J. Brodzik. 1995. An Earth-gridded SSM/I data set for cryospheric studies and global change monitoring. Advances in Space Research 16: 155-63.

National Snow and Ice Data Center. 1995. DMSP SSM/I Brightness Temperature and Ice Concentrations Grids for the Polar Regions. User's Guide. Revised Edition. NSIDC Distributed Active Archive Center, University of Colorado, Boulder.

1994

Armstrong, R. L., K. W. Knowles, M. J. Brodzik and M. A. Hardman. 1994. DMSP SSM/I Pathfinder daily EASE-Grid brightness temperatures. . Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center.

1990

Comiso, J. 1990. DMSP SSM/I Daily and Monthly Polar Gridded Bootstrap Sea Ice Concentrations. Edited by J. Maslanik and J. Stroeve. Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center. Digital media.

Gloerson, P., D. Cavalieri, W.J. Campbell, and J. Zwally. 1990. Nimbus-7 SMMR Polar Radiances and Arctic and Antarctic Sea Ice Concentrations. Boulder, CO USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center. CD-ROM.

Maslanik, J., and J. Stroeve. 1990. DMSP SSM/I Daily Polar Gridded Brightness Temperatures. Boulder, CO USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center. Digital media.

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