CEOS Instrument: High Resolution SWIR Spectrometer

Agency: ISRO
Missions: Environsat-1
Type:High-resolution nadir-scanning SW spectrometer
Description:information on Aerosols & CO2 gas concentration
Spatial Resolution: 1.575-1.625 Ám with 0.2 nm
Swath Width: 380 km
Wavebands: N/A
Technology: High-resolution nadir-scanning SW spectrometer
Description: Spectrometers to cover bands in UV, Vis, NIR and SWIR with spectral resolution typically of 0.1-0.3 %, required for atmospheric chemistry. Earth viewing so as to measure vertical profiles and total columns. Thousands of channels. Spatial resolution typically 2-20 km. Applicable in LEO and GEO.

Measurement List:

  Atmospheric Chemistry - CO2 (column/profile)

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