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GSICS Quarterly Newsletters

Mitch Goldberg (GSICS Executive Panel Chair), Larry Flynn (GCC Director), Lori Brown, and the press crew at the GCC proudly present the GSICS Quarterly. GSICS Quarterly is a newsletter designed to communicate GSICS activities to all GSICS members and partners, as well as to satellite data users and policy makers.

Winter 2019 GSICS Quarterly Newsletter
Volume 12, Number 4

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The Quest for Consistency in Remote Sensing
By Xavier Calbet, AEMET, Spain

Characterization of Numerical Weather Prediction Model Biases and Uncertainties for Improved Satellite Cal/Val
By Fabien Carminati (UKMO), Stefano Migliorini (UKMO) and Bruce Ingleby (ECMWF)

In-Orbit Calibration of Second-generation Global Imager (SGLI) onboard GCOM-C "SHIKISAI"
By Yoshihiko Okamura, Shigemasa Ando, Tomoyuki Urabe and Kazuhiro Tanaka (JAXA)

PROBA-V Yaw-maneuver results
By Stefan Adriaensen, Iskander Benhadj, and Sindy Sterckx (VITO)

News in This Quarter

By Xiangqian "Fred" Wu and Fangfang Yu (NOAA)

GSICS Session at Ninth Session of Asia Oceania Meteorological Users Conference (AOMSUC-9), Indonesia
By Mitch Goldberg (GSICS EP Chair) and Andersen Panjaitan (BMKG)


ESA and SITP join GSICS Team
By Lawrence E. Flynn (Director GSICS Coordination Center)

FIDUCEO Workshop - New Climate Data from Space: Exploitation for Science and Services. Lisbon, 25-27 June 2019
By Chris Merchant, University of Reading

CEOS, GSICS Workshop: An SI Traceable Space–based Climate Observing System, London UK, 9-11 September 2019
By Nigel Fox (NPL)

GSICS-Related Publications

Article citation format example:

Chen, Yong, Likun Wang, Fuzhong Weng, and Changyong Cao. "Reprocessing of S-NPP CrIS Sensor Data Records and Impacts on Radiometric and Spectral Long- term Accuracy and Stability." GSICS Quarterly Newsletter, Vol. 11, No. 2 (Sept. 2017): 10-12. DOI: 10.7289/V5R78CFR.

Newsletter Reviewers:

Newsletter editorial team:

  • Manik Bali, Editor
  • Lawrence E. Flynn, Reviewer
  • Lori K. Brown, Tech Support
  • FangFang Yu, US Correspondent
  • Tim Hewison, European Correspondent
  • Yuan Li, Asian Correspondent

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