The RSS/NASA SMAP Salinity Version 3 Release
[06-Nov-2018] Meissner, T., Wentz, F., and Manaster, A.
Presented at the 2018 Ocean Salinity Science Conference
This presentation provides an overview of the RSS SMAP Version 3 (V3) Release, including:
- Improvements over V2, performance, and data distribution
- Spatial sampling and noise figures
- The V3 retrieval algorithm (geophysical model, ancillary wind speed, emissive SMAP reflector, and land correction), and
- Aquarius-SMAP continuity (NASA SCPS)