CEOS Instrument: Advanced Fourier spectrometer

Instrument:Advanced IKFS-2
Agencies: ROSHYDROMET [Primary]
Missions: Meteor-MP N1
 Meteor-MP N2
 Meteor-MP N3
Type:High-resolution nadir-scanning IR spectrometer
Description:Atmospheric temperature/humidity profiles, data on cloud parameters, water vapour&ozone column amounts, surface temperature
Spatial Resolution: 35 -100 km
Swath Width: 1000/2000 km
Wavebands: 5 - 15 ?m, more then 5000 spectral channels
Technology: High-resolution nadir-scanning IR spectrometer
Description: Spectrometer operating in MWIR and TIR with spectral resolution typically around 0.01 % required for atmospheric chemistry. Earth viewing so as to measure vertical profiles and total columns in cloud-free or partially cloudy areas. Cross-nadir scanning for vertical profiling and total-columns. Many thousands of channels. Spatial resolution typically 5-10 km horizontal, ~ 1 km vertical (referred to the retrieved profiles). Applicable only in LEO.

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CEOS Data Base Version: 17 - Created: 2012-01-18