Satellite Missions and Sensors


This page will be used to consolidate information and online references for those satellites and sensors relevant to my research.  At the moment, there’s almost nothing here.

Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP)

Special Sensor Microwave/Imager (SSM/I)

  • General specifications
  • F-8
  • F-10
  • F-11
  • F-13

Special Sensor Microwave/Imager Sounder (SSM/IS)

Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM)

TRMM Microwave Imager (TMI)

Precipitation Radar (PR)


Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer (AMSR-E)

Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM)

GPM Microwave Imager (GMI)

Dual-frequency Precipitation Radar (DPR)