AN OVERVIEW OF REMOTE SENSING OCEANOGRAPHY IN THE UNITED STATES

Surface radars for real-time mapping of ocean currents over regions up to 70-km offshore, aircraft using laser and radar systems for wave profiling and one-dimensional spectra, and the anticipated products from the TIROS-N satellite system are emphasized in this paper.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Pub. in Proceedings of International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment (12th), Held at Ann Arbor, MI. on Apr 20-26, 1978, 14p.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Environmental Satellite Service

    Washington, DC  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Sherman III, J W
  • Publication Date: 1978-4

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  • Pagination: 15 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00198226
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NOAA-79061304
  • Files: NTIS
  • Created Date: Sep 15 2002 12:00AM