CEOS Instrument: SOlar Diameter Imager and Surface Mapper




Instrument:SODISM
Agency: CNES
Mission: PICARD
Status:Operational
Type:Solar irradiance monitor
Description:Measures diameter and differential rotation of the sun - a whole Sun imager
Spatial Resolution: N/A
Swath Width: N/A
Wavebands: UV: 230 nm, VIS: 548 nm, Active regions: 160 nm plus Lyman alpha detector
Technology: Solar irradiance monitor
Description: Observes radiation coming from the Sun, either integrated (i.e., in the interval 0.2-10 Ám, observed by cavity radiometers) or spectrally resolved (e.g., in the interval 0.2-2 Ám, observed by a spectrometer), or for special features (X-rays, UV, etc,). Applicable in LEO and GEO.

Measurement List:

  Outgoing long-wave radiation at TOA
  
  
  
  
  
  

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