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  • Vol. 39, Iss. 31 — Nov. 1, 2000
  • pp: 5694–5706

Short-wave infrared transfer radiometer for the calibration of the Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectrometer and the Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer

Paul R. Spyak, David S. Smith, James Thiry, and Charles Burkhart  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 39, Issue 31, pp. 5694-5706 (2000)

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A short-wave infrared (700–2500-nm) radiometer has been designed and built to calibrate and cross calibrate spherical-integrating sources used in the calibration of satellite sensors residing on NASA’s Earth Observing System platforms. We describe the design, predicted and measured performance, and calibration of the transfer radiometer.

© 2000 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(040.0040) Detectors : Detectors
(040.3060) Detectors : Infrared
(040.5160) Detectors : Photodetectors
(120.4640) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Optical instruments
(120.5630) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Radiometry
(280.0280) Remote sensing and sensors : Remote sensing and sensors

Original Manuscript: August 9, 2000
Published: November 1, 2000

Paul R. Spyak, David S. Smith, James Thiry, and Charles Burkhart, "Short-wave infrared transfer radiometer for the calibration of the Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectrometer and the Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer," Appl. Opt. 39, 5694-5706 (2000)

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