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    • SMOS: a satellite mission to measure ocean surface salinity 

      Font Capafons, Josep; Kerr, Y; Srokosz, M; Etcheto, J; Lagerloef, G S E; Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Waldteufel, P (European Geophysical Society, 2000)
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      The ESA's SMOS (Soil Moisture and Ocean Salinity) Earth Explorer Opportunity Mission will be launched by 2005. Its baseline payload is a microwave L-band (21 cm, 1.4 GHz) 2D interferometric radiometer, Y shaped, with three ...
    • The WISE 2000 campaign: sea surface salinity and wind retrievals from L-band radiometry 

      Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Corbella Sanahuja, Ignasi; Font Ferré, Jordi; Etcheto, Jacqueline; Duffo Ubeda, Núria; Vall-Llossera Ferran, Mercedes Magdalena; Bará Temes, Francisco Javier; Torres Torres, Francisco; Wursteisen, Patrick; Martín Neira, Manuel (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2000)
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      Sea surface salinity (SSS) has been recognized as a key parameter in climatological studies. SSS can be measured by passive microwave remote sensing at L band, where the sensitivity of the brightness temperatures shows a ...