NASA Logo

NTRS

NTRS - NASA Technical Reports Server

Back to Results
IRIS - A concept for microwave sensing of soil moisture and ocean salinityA concept is described for passive microwave sensing of soil moisture and ocean salinity from space. The Inflatable Radiometric Imaging System (IRIS) makes use of a large-diameter, offset-fed, parabolic-torus antenna with multiple feeds, in a conical pushbroom configuration.
Document ID
20060035232
Document Type
Preprint (Draft being sent to journal)
External Source(s)
Authors
Moghaddam, M.
Njoku, E.
Date Acquired
August 23, 2013
Publication Date
May 7, 1997
Subject Category
Communications And Radar
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Other
Keywords
soil moisture ocean salinity parabolic-torus antenna
No Preview Available