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Sea Surface Salinity: The Next Remote Sensing ChallengeA brief history of salinity remote sensing is presented. The role of sea surface salinity (SSS) in the far north Atlantic and the influence of salinity variations on upper ocean dynamics in the tropics are described. An assessment of the present state of the technology of the SSS satellite remote sensing is given.
Document ID
19970001845
Document Type
Reprint (Version printed in journal)
Authors
Lagerloef, Gary S. E.
(Science Applications International Corp. Bellevue, WA United States)
Swift, Calvin T.
(Massachusetts Univ. Amherst, MA United States)
LeVine, David M.
(NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Greenbelt, MD United States)
Date Acquired
September 6, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1995
Publication Information
Publication: Oceanography
Volume: 8
Issue: 2
Subject Category
Oceanography
Report/Patent Number
NAS 1.15:111735
NASA-TM-111735
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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