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Stephen Maxwell (Fed)

My current research interests are in environmental remote sensing, with a special emphasis on detection of Greenhouse gases. Since transitioning from the field of cold and ultracold atomic physics, I have worked on the development of a differential absorption LIDAR system as well as on the pre-launch radiometric calibration of a variety of earth observing satellites.

Selected Publications:


Preflight Radiometric Calibration of Orbiting Carbon Observatory 2

Stephen Maxwell, B. Carol Johnson, Robert Rosenberg, Lars Chapsky, Richard A. Lee, Randy Pollock
This paper describes the prelaunch radiometric calibration of the imaging spectrometers used on the second Orbiting Carbon Observatory (OCO-2). The gain and
Created October 9, 2019, Updated December 8, 2022