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New Microwave Technology for Ocean Wind Measurements

Show simple item record Wilson, W. J. en_US Yueh, S. H. en_US 2004-09-30T23:17:52Z 2004-09-30T23:17:52Z 1996-08-13 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Victoria, British Columbia, Canada en_US
dc.identifier.clearanceno 96-1331 en_US
dc.description.abstract Global mapping of near surface ocean winds is crucial for many meteorological, oceanographic and atmospheric studies. The microwave emission from the ocean surface is elliptically polarized and the degree of polarizationand angle is a function of the surface wind speed and direction...A summary of all the ocean polarimetric data vs. wind speed and incidence angle from three flights in 1994 and eight flights in 1995 is presented. en_US
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dc.subject.other global mapping ocean winds near surface ocean winds ERS-1 NSCAT en_US
dc.title New Microwave Technology for Ocean Wind Measurements en_US

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