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Title: Aquarius/SAC-D mission overview
Authors: Sen, Amit
Kim, Yunjin
Caruso, Daniel
Lagerloef, Gary
Colomb, Raul
Yueh, Simon
Le Vine, David
Keywords: Aquarius
remote sensing
sea surface salinity
climate interaction
Ocean Circulation
global water cycle
Issue Date: 11-Sep-2006
Publisher: Pasadena, CA : Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2006.
Citation: SPIE Europe Remote Sensing Conference, Stockholm, Sweden, September 11-16, 2006.
Abstract: Aquarius/SAC-D is a cooperative international mission developed between the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) of United States of America (USA) and the Comision Nacional de Actividades Espaciales (CONAE) of Argentina. The overall mission objective is to contribute to the understanding of the total Earth system and the consequences of the natural and man-made changes in the environment of the planet. Major themes are: ocean surface salinity, water cycle, climate, natural hazards and cryosphere.
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