Developments in the validation of satellite sensors products for the study of the land surface
Increased availability or global satellite sensor data is resulting in an increase in satellite sensor products for global change research and environmental monitoring. The ensuing research and policy directives that will utilize these satellite products puts a high priority on providing statements of their accuracy. The process of quantifying the accuracy of these geophysical products is herein termed ôvalidationö. This Letter provides examples of international land product ôvalidationö research and describes a new international forum for coordination within the Committee on Earth Observation Satellites (CEOS) Calibration and Validation Working Group (CVWG).
Bibliographic Reference: An article published in: International Journal of Remote Sensing. Vol 21. No. 6-7 (2000) pp.3383-3390
Record Number: 200013750 / Last updated on: 2001-09-18
Original language: en
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