Accession Number:

AD0758734

Title:

The Development of Techniques for Operational Exploitation of Satellite Infrared Channel Radiances in the Resolution of Atmospheric Thermal-Structure Variabilities. Task One: Perspective.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

METEOROLOGY INTERNATIONAL INC MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

65.0

Abstract:

The report describes the development of techniques for operational exploitation of satellite infrared channel radiances in the resolution of atmospheric thermal-structure variables. The first step is to develop a perspective position and orientation. The gaol is information useful in a comprehensive weather analysis and forecasting system. Of primary interest are satellite measurements in radiance channels selected in strongly absorbing bands of a gas of uniform air mixing ratio e.g., the 15-micron band of Carbon Dioxide.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE