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SORCE SSI Workshop Summary

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Author(s)

Joseph P. Rice, Jerald Harder, Martin Snow, Thomas Woods

Abstract

Over 30 scientists and calibration specialists gathered at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, Maryland, for the first Solar Spectral Irradiance (SSI) Variations Workshop, Feb. 28-March 1, 2012. The purpose of the workshop was to address the interesting and conflicting differences for the reported SSI variations during the Solar Radiation and Climate Experiment (SORCE) Mission and other missions. The SORCE science team, in collaboration with NIST and NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) met with other SSI instrument teams and calibration experts to examine these discrepancies by focusing on issues primarily related to differences in understanding degradation trends that affect the measurement of solar cycle variations in irradiance.
Citation
The Earth Observer
Volume
24
Issue
4

Keywords

remote sensing, solar spectrum, SORCE, climate, workshop

Citation

Rice, J. , Harder, J. , Snow, M. and Woods, T. (2012), SORCE SSI Workshop Summary, The Earth Observer (Accessed May 21, 2024)

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Created July 1, 2012, Updated February 19, 2017