The Italian GPS Radio Occultation experiment on board the Indian satellite oceansat-2
Perona, G. ; Notarpietro, R. ; Molinaro, M. ; ...Vespe, F.
Sep - 2010
DOI: 10.1109/ICEAA.2010.5651489
ISBN : 978-1-4244-7366-3

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type: Conference Proceedings

This contribution deals with the description of the Italian Radio Occultation experiment on board the Indian OCEANSAT-2 Mission. Details of the Italian Radio Occultation Ground Segment and results obtained within the validation activity will be discussed. Atmospheric profiles (in terms of refractivity, temperature, and electron density) obtained processing ROSA raw observations will be presented.

keywords : Electronic mail,Global Positioning System,Indian Satellite Oceansat-2 Mission,Italian GPS radio occultation experiment,Italian radio occultation ground segment,ROSA raw observations,Refractive index,Software,Temperature distribution,Temperature measurement,Temperature sensors,atmospheric profiles,remote sensing