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Copernicus CAL/VAL Solution


Altimetry missions cal/val requirements

This document describes the calval requirements for Sentinel altimetry missions Sentinel3 SRAL Sentinel6 CRISTAL

Inter-satellite Comparison methods

Describes reference satellite missions and associated comparison methods which are actually or could potentially be used by Sentinel missions

On-board Calibration sources

Lists existing technologies and methods to implement calibration onboard calibration sources actually used or potentially usable for Sentinel missions

Atmospheric composition Missions Cal/Val Requirements

Describes calval requirements for atmospheric composition missions Sentinel4 Sentinel5P and 5 CO2M

Systematic Ground-Based Measurements

Describes technologies and methods used to perform systematic insitu measurements actually or potentially used by Sentinel missionsLists existing and planned measurement sites and networks

Project Website

Website providing information about the project objectives events and outcomespoint of contact for the public

Data Management Plan

The DMP describres The handling of research data during after the end of the project What data will be collected processed andor generated Which methodology standards will be applied Whether data will be sharedmade open access and How data will be curated preserved including after the end of the project

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Validation of baseline and modified Sentinel-2 Level 2 Prototype Processor leaf area index retrievals over the United States

Author(s): Luke A. Brown, Richard Fernandes, Najib Djamai, Courtney Meier, Nadine Gobron, Harry Morris, Francis Canisius, Gabriele Bai, Christophe Lerebourg, Christian Lanconelli, Marco Clerici, Jadunandan Dash
Published in: ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Volume 175, 2021, Page(s) Pages 71-87, ISSN 0924-2716
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.isprsjprs.2021.02.020