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The ENVISAT Mission - Observing our Planet from Space

Gottwald, Manfred (2007) The ENVISAT Mission - Observing our Planet from Space. In: Christian Doppler, Life and Work - Principle and Applications Living Edition. pp. 159-176. ISBN 978-3-901585-09-8.

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Abstract

In March 2002, the European Space Agency ESA launched ENVISAT, one of todays large Earth Observation missions. ENVISAT carries a multitude of instruments to study our environment, i.e. land, ocean and atmosphere, in great detail. With an expected lifetime of about 5 years ENVISAT will provide us with a continuous flow of information. The presentation gives an overview of the mission concept and the various instruments on-board. Particular emphasis is given to applications of the Doppler Principle. Therefore three instruments are described in detail: DORIS, ASAR and SCIAMACHY. Finally, first results from more than 1.5 years in orbit are presented.

Document Type:Contribution to a Collection
Title:The ENVISAT Mission - Observing our Planet from Space
Authors:
AuthorsInstitution or Email of Authors
Gottwald, ManfredUNSPECIFIED
Date:2007
Journal or Publication Title:Christian Doppler, Life and Work - Principle and Applications
Page Range:pp. 159-176
Editors:
EditorsEmail
Hiebl, EwaldUNSPECIFIED
Musso, MaurizioUNSPECIFIED
Publisher:Living Edition
ISBN:978-3-901585-09-8
Status:Published
Keywords:Doppler Principle, Earth Observation, ENVISAT, ESA
HGF - Research field:Aeronautics, Space and Transport (old)
HGF - Program:Space (old)
HGF - Program Themes:W EO - Erdbeobachtung
DLR - Research area:Space
DLR - Program:W EO - Erdbeobachtung
DLR - Research theme (Project):W - Vorhaben Entwicklung von Atmosphärenprozessoren (old)
Location: Oberpfaffenhofen
Institutes and Institutions:Remote Sensing Technology Institute > Atmospheric Processors
Deposited By: Dr.rer.nat. Manfred Gottwald
Deposited On:14 Nov 2007
Last Modified:27 Apr 2009 14:29

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