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Title: The HYDROS mission: requirements and baseline system design
Authors: Njoku, Eni
Spencer, Michael
McDonald, Kyle
Smith, Joel
Houser, Paul
Doiron, Terence
ONeill, Peggy
Girard, Ralph
Entekhabi, Dara
Keywords: soil moisture
microwave
radiometry
radar
Issue Date: Mar-2004
Publisher: Pasadena, CA : Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2004.
Citation: 2004 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MT, March 2004
Abstract: The HYDROS mission is under development by NASA as part of its Earth System Science Pathfinder program. HYDROS is designed to provide global maps of the Earth's soil moisture and freeze/thaw state every 2-3 days, for weather and climate prediction, water and carbon cycle studies, natural hazards monitoring, and national security applications.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2014/38322
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