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JPSS/SNPP Algorithm Maturity Matrix

Algorithm Maturity - Science Review Dates

Updated: May 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

Updated: December 11, 2017

Sensor Algorithm Beta Provisional Validated ReadMe
ATMS ATMS TDR Dec-2017 Dec-2017 May-2018 Read me
ATMS ATMS SDR Dec-2017 Dec-2017 May-2018 Read me
CrIS CrIS SDR Jan-2018 Feb-2018 Aug-2018  
VIIRS VIIRS SDR Jan-2018 Feb-2018 May-2018  
OMPS OMPS SDR: NTC & NP Jan-2018 Feb-2018 Aug-2018  
VIIRS VIIRS Imagery Jan-2018 Feb-2018 Aug-2018  
VIIRS VIIRS Cloud Mask Jul-2018 Aug-2018 Jan-2019  
VIIRS Cloud Property Algorithms Jul-2018 Aug-2018 Jan-2019  
VIIRS Aerosol Optical Depth and Particle Size Parameter Mar-2018 Sep-2018 Oct-2019  
VIIRS Aerosol Detection Mar-2018 Nov-2018 Jul-2019  
VIIRS Volcanic Ash -- -- --  
VIIRS Ice Surface Temperature Apr-2018 Aug-2018 Nov-2018  
VIIRS Sea Ice Concentration and Ice Thickness Jul-2018 Nov-2018 Mar-2019  
VIIRS Snow Cover (Binary Map & Snow Cover Fraction) May-2018 Aug-2018 May-2019  
VIIRS Active Fire Jun-2018 Dec-2018 Dec-2019  
VIIRS Land Surface Temperature May-2018 Nov-2018 Nov-2019  
VIIRS Land Surface Albedo May-2018 Nov-2018 Nov-2019  
VIIRS GST (Global Gridded Surface Type) Jul-2019 Sep-2019 Nov-2019  
VIIRS Land Surface Reflectance May-2018 Nov-2018 Nov-2019  
VIIRS Green Vegetation Fraction (GVF) Aug-2018 Feb-2019 Feb-2020  
VIIRS Vegetation Index (VI) Aug-2018 Feb-2019 Feb-2020  
VIIRS Vegetation Health (VH) Aug-2018 Feb-2019 Feb-2020  
VIIRS Ocean Color Oct-2018 Feb-2019 May-2020  
VIIRS Sea Surface Temperature Apr-2018 Jul-2018 Apr-2019  
VIIRS VIIRS Polar Winds Sep-2018 Dec-2018 Jun-2019  
CrIS NUCAPS: AVTP, AVMP, OLR Aug-2018 Feb-2019 Aug-2019  
CrIS NUCAPS: Ozone, Trace Gas (CO, CO2, CH4) Aug-2018 Feb-2019 Feb-2020  
ATMS MiRS: AVTP, AVMP, TPW Sep-2018 Dec-2018 Jun-2019  
ATMS MiRS: Snow Fall Rate (SFR) -- -- --  
ATMS MiRS: Other EDRs Sep-2018 Dec-2018 Dec-2019  
OMPS OMPS Ozone EDR: NP & TC Feb-2018 Mar-2018 Aug-2018  

NOAA-20 launch date: 11/18/2017