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JPSS/SNPP Algorithm Maturity Matrix

Updated: November 1, 2018

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
ATMS Snow Fall Rate (SFR) Jun-2018 Jun-2018 Sep-2019  
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 Suspended Matter Jun-2013 -- -- Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Aerosol Detection Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Aerosol Optical Thickness Sep-2012 Apr-2013 Aug-2014 Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Aerosol Optical Depth Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Aerosol Particle Size Sep-2012 Apr-2013 Aug-2014 Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Aerosol Particle Size Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Volcanic Ash Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Cloud Mask Jun-2012 Jan-2013 Jan-2014 Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Cloud Mask Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Cloud Phase/Type Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Cloud Optical Properties (daytime) Jun-2013 Jan-2014 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Cloud Optical Properties (daytime) Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Cloud Optical Properties (nighttime) Jun-2013 Jan-2014 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Cloud Optical Properties (nighttime) Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Cloud Base Height Jun-2013 Jan-2014 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Cloud Base Height Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Cloud Top Properties Jun-2013 Jan-2014 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Cloud Top Properties Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Cloud Cover Layer Jun-2013 Jan-2014 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Cloud Cover Layer Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Binary Snow Cover May-2013 Nov-2013 Jan-2014 Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Binary Snow Cover Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Fraction Snow Cover May-2013 Nov-2013 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Fraction Snow Cover Dec-2014 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Ice Surface Temperature May-2013 Aug-2013 Jan-2014 Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Ice Surface Temperature Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Sea Ice Concentration May-2013 Nov-2013 -- Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Ice Concentration and Cover Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- Read me
VIIRS Sea Ice Characterization May-2013 Nov-2013 Sep-2014 Read me
VIIRS *JRR: Ice Thickness/Age Apr-2013 Dec-2015 -- 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 Sep-2019 Read me
CrIS *NUCAPS: Carbon Dioxide Jan-2013 Jan-2013 Sep-2019 Read me
CrIS *NUCAPS: Methane Jan-2013 Jan-2013 Sep-2019 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) & JPSS Risk Reduction Products (JRR): Beta ~ CDR/TRR; Provisional ~ ARR/SRR

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

Updated: November 1, 2018

Sensor Algorithm Beta Provisional Validated ReadMe
ATMS ATMS TDR 08-Dec-17 23-Jan-18 05-Jul-18 Read me
ATMS ATMS SDR 08-Dec-17 23-Jan-18 05-Jul-18 Read me
CrIS CrIS SDR 17-Jan-18 16-Feb-18 14-Aug-18 Read me
VIIRS VIIRS SDR 01-Feb-18 19-Feb-18 30-Apr-18 Read me
OMPS OMPS Nadir Mapper SDR 05-Jan-18 18-Feb-18 Mar-2019 Read me
OMPS OMPS Nadir Profiler SDR 05-Jan-18 02-Jul-18 Mar-2019 Read me
VIIRS VIIRS Imagery 01-Feb-18 19-Feb-18 22-Aug-18 Read me
VIIRS VIIRS Cloud Mask 18-Apr-18 02-Oct-18 Mar-2019 Read me
VIIRS Cloud Phase/Type 02-Oct-18 02-Oct-18 Mar-2019  
VIIRS Cloud Height (CTH/CTP/CTT/CCL) 23-Jul-18 02-Oct-18 Mar-2019  
VIIRS Cloud Base Height (CBH) 23-Jul-18 02-Oct-18 Mar-2019  
VIIRS Daytime Cloud Properties (DCOMP) 23-Jul-18 Nov-2018 Mar-2019  
VIIRS Nighttime Cloud Properties (NCOMP) Nov-2018 Nov-2018 Mar-2019  
VIIRS Aerosol Optical Depth and Particle Size Parameter 20-Mar-181 20-Mar-181 Mar-2019 Read me
VIIRS Aerosol Detection 18-Apr-181 18-Apr-181 Mar-2019  
VIIRS Volcanic Ash Nov-2018 Nov-2018 Mar-2019  
VIIRS Ice Surface Temperature 15-Jun-18 Apr-2019 Sep-2019  
VIIRS Sea Ice Concentration and Ice Thickness 15-Jun-18 Apr-2019 Sep-2019  
VIIRS Snow Cover (Binary Map & Snow Cover Fraction) 15-Jun-18 Apr-2019 Sep-2019  
VIIRS Active Fire 19-Feb-18 19-Feb-18 Dec-2019 Read me
VIIRS Land Surface Temperature 23-Jul-18 Dec-2018 Nov-2019  
VIIRS Land Surface Albedo 23-Jul-18 Dec-2018 Nov-2019  
VIIRS GST (Global Gridded Surface Type) Jul-2019 Sep-2019 Nov-2019  
VIIRS Land Surface Reflectance 15-Jun-18 Nov-2018 Nov-2019  
VIIRS Green Vegetation Fraction (GVF) 22-Aug-18 Feb-2019 Feb-2020  
VIIRS Vegetation Index (VI) 22-Aug-18 Feb-2019 Feb-2020  
VIIRS Vegetation Health (VH) 22-Aug-18 Feb-2019 Jun-2020  
VIIRS Ocean Color Nov-2018 Mar-2019 Jun-2020  
VIIRS Sea Surface Temperature 18-Apr-181 18-Apr-181 Apr-2019 Read me
VIIRS VIIRS Polar Winds 02-Oct-18 02-Oct-18 Mar-2019  
CrIS NUCAPS Products (AVMP/AVTP) 15-Jun-18 15-Jun-18 Sep-2019  
CrIS NUCAPS Products (Ozone/CO/CO2/CH4/OLR) 15-Jun-18 02-Oct-182 Sep-2019  
ATMS MiRS Products 29-Nov-171 29-Nov-171 Sep-2019 Read me
ATMS Snow Fall Rate (SFR) 20-Jun-18 Mar-2019 Jun-2020  
OMPS OMPS Ozone EDR: V8Pro 13-Feb-18 Dec-2018 Apr-2019 Read me
OMPS OMPS Ozone EDR: V8TOz 13-Feb-18 03-Oct-18 Mar-2019 Read me

NOAA-20 launch date: 11/18/2017
1 Scientifically mature pending verification of NDE implementation
2 CO2 and methane remain Beta