CEOS Instrument: Temperature Sounding Unit

Agency: ISRO
Mission: Scatterometer Satellite-1
Type:Data collection system
Description:Atmospheric soundings, atmospheric stability, thermal gradient winds
Spatial Resolution: 2-4 km
Swath Width: 1500 km
Wavebands: 17 Channel , 1 channel each in 23.8 and 31.5 GHz and 15 channels in 50-60 GHz
Technology: Data collection system
Description: Transponder that relays to ground the data collected in situ by Data Collection Platforms. It might localise the DCP if mobile (only from LEO). It might retrieve the collected data after interrogation of the DPC. Applicable in LEO and GEO.

Measurement List:

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CEOS Systems Engineering Office (SEO)

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