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JPSS/SNPP Algorithm Maturity Matrix

Algorithm Maturity - Science Review Dates

Updated: March 18, 2017

Sensor Algorithm Beta Provisional Validated ReadMe
ATMS SDR Jan-2012 Oct-2012 Dec-2013 Read me
ATMS *MiRS: Temperature Profile Apr-2012 Aug-2014 Oct-2016 Read me
ATMS *MiRS: Moisture Profile Apr-2012 Aug-2014 Oct-2016 Read me
ATMS *MiRS: Total Precipitable Water Apr-2012 Aug-2014 Oct-2016 Read me
ATMS *MiRS: Rainfall Rate Apr-2012 Aug-2014 Oct-2016 Read me
ATMS *MiRS: Land Surface Emissivity Apr-2012 Aug-2014 Apr-2017 Read me
ATMS *MiRS: Land Surface Temperature Apr-2012 Aug-2014 Apr-2017 Read me
ATMS *MiRS: Cloud Liquid Water Apr-2012 Aug-2014 Apr-2017 Read me
ATMS *MiRS: Sea Ice Characterization Apr-2012 Aug-2014 Apr-2017 Read me
ATMS *MiRS: Snow Cover/Depth Apr-2012 Aug-2014 Apr-2017 Read me
ATMS *MiRS: Snow-Water Equivalent Apr-2012 Aug-2014 Apr-2017 Read me
VIIRS SDR Apr-2012 Oct-2012 Dec-2013 Read me
VIIRS Imagery (Not Near-Constant Contrast) May-2012 Jan-2013 Jan-2014 Read me
VIIRS NCC Imagery Oct-2012 Aug-2013 Jan-2014 Read me
VIIRS Ocean Color Jan-2013 Jan-2014 Mar-2015 Read me
VIIRS Sea Surface Temperature Feb-2013 Jan-2014 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS *VIIRS Polar Winds Mar-2014 Mar-2014 Oct-2016 Read me
VIIRS **Aerosol Detection (Suspended Matter) Jun-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Aerosol Optical Thickness Sep-2012 Apr-2013 Aug-2014 Read me
VIIRS Aerosol Particle Size Sep-2012 Apr-2013 Aug-2014 Read me
VIIRS Cloud Mask Jun-2012 Jan-2013 Jan-2014 Read me
VIIRS Cloud Optical Properties (daytime) Jun-2013 Jan-2014 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS Cloud Optical Properties (nighttime) Jun-2013 Jan-2014 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS Cloud Base Height Jun-2013 Jan-2014 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS Cloud Top Properties Jun-2013 Jan-2014 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS Cloud Cover Layer Jun-2013 Jan-2014 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS Binary Snow Cover May-2013 Nov-2013 Jan-2014 Read me
VIIRS Fraction Snow Cover May-2013 Nov-2013 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS Ice Surface Temperature May-2013 Aug-2013 Jan-2014 Read me
VIIRS Sea Ice Concentration May-2013 Nov-2013 -- Read me
VIIRS Sea Ice Characterization May-2013 Nov-2013 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS Active Fires Oct-2012 Aug-2013 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS Land Surface Temperature Dec-2012 Apr-2013 Dec-2014 Read me
VIIRS Land Surface Albedo Jun-2013 Apr-2014 Dec-2014 Read me
VIIRS Land Surface Reflectance Feb-2013 Aug-2013 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS Surface Type Feb-2013 Jan-2014 Dec-2014 Read me
VIIRS Vegetation Index Feb-2013 Aug-2013 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS *Green Vegetation Fraction Jan-2013 Aug-2013 Oct-2016 Read me
VIIRS *Vegetation Health Jun-2014 Jun-2015 Oct-2016 Read me
CrIS SDR Apr-2012 Oct-2012 Dec-2013 Read me
CrIS NUCAPS: Atmospheric Vertical Temperature Profile Aug-2012 Jan-2013 Sep-2014 Read me
CrIS NUCAPS: Atmospheric Vertical Moisture Profile Aug-2012 Jan-2013 Sep-2014 Read me
CrIS *NUCAPS: Ozone Profile Jan-2013 Jan-2013 Oct-2016 Read me
CrIS *NUCAPS: Carbon Monoxide Jan-2013 Jan-2013 -- Read me
CrIS *NUCAPS: Carbon Dioxide Jan-2013 Jan-2013 -- Read me
CrIS *NUCAPS: Methane Jan-2013 Jan-2013 -- Read me
CrIS *NUCAPS: Outgoing Longwave Radiation (OLR) Dec-2013 Sep-2015 Oct-2016 Read me
OMPS Total Column SDR Feb-2012 Oct-2012 Aug-2015 Read me
OMPS Nadir Profiler SDR Feb-2012 Oct-2012 Aug-2015 Read me
OMPS Total Column Ozone EDR Jul-2012 Jan-2013 Aug-2015 Read me
OMPS Nadir Profiler Ozone EDR Aug-2012 Jan-2013 Aug-2015 Read me
AMSR-2 *GCOM: Microwave Imagery May-2013 Apr-2014 Oct-2016 Read me
AMSR-2 *GCOM: Sea Surface Temperature May-2013 Apr-2014 Oct-2016 Read me
AMSR-2 *GCOM: Sea Surface Wind Speed May-2013 Apr-2014 Oct-2016 Read me
AMSR-2 *GCOM: Total Precipitable Water May-2013 Apr-2014 Oct-2016 Read me
AMSR-2 *GCOM: Precipitation Type/Rate May-2013 Apr-2014 Oct-2016 Read me
AMSR-2 *GCOM: Cloud Liquid Water May-2013 Apr-2014 Oct-2016 Read me
AMSR-2 *GCOM: Sea Ice Concentration May-2013 May-2016 Apr-2017 Read me
AMSR-2 *GCOM: Sea Ice Type May-2013 May-2016 Apr-2017 Read me
AMSR-2 *GCOM: Snow Cover/Depth May-2013 May-2016 Apr-2017 Read me
AMSR-2 *GCOM: Snow-Water Equivalent May-2013 May-2016 Apr-2017 Read me
AMSR-2 *GCOM: Soil Moisture May-2013 May-2016 Apr-2017 Read me

* NOAA Unique Products (NUP): Beta ~ CDR/TRR; Provisional ~ ARR/SRR

  • CDR: Critical Design Review
  • TRR: Test Readiness Review
  • ARR: Algorithm Readiness Review
  • SRR: System Readiness Review

** Provisional: Enterprise Aerosol Detection Algorithm ARR