TH4.T03: Calibration Techniques in Microwave Radiometry

Session Type: Oral
Time: Thursday, July 28, 15:20 - 17:00
Location: Rooms 2/3
Session Chairs: Steven C. Reising , Colorado State University and Adriano Camps, Technical University of Catalonia
 
TH4.T03.1: LONG-TERM STABILITY OF AN SIGE HBT-BASED ACTIVE COLD LOAD
         Emilie Leynia de la Jarrige; LAAS-CNRS
         Laurent Escotte; LAAS-CNRS
         Eric Gonneau; LERISM
         Jean-Marc Goutoule; EADS-Astrium
 
TH4.T03.2: W-BAND RADIOMETER SYSTEM WITH SWITCHING FRONT-END FOR MULTI-LOAD CALIBRATION
         Ernst Weissbrodt; Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid-State Physics
         Ingmar Kallfass; Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid-State Physics
         Axel Hülsmann; Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid-State Physics
         Axel Tessmann; Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid-State Physics
         Arnulf Leuther; Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid-State Physics
         Hermann Massler; Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid-State Physics
         Oliver Ambacher; Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Solid-State Physics
 
TH4.T03.3: EXTRACTION OF REFLECTIVITY FROM MICROWAVE BLACKBODY TARGET WITH FREE-SPACE MEASUREMENTS
         Dazhen Gu; NIST Boulder
         Derek Houtz; NIST Boulder
         James Randa; NIST Boulder
         David K. Walker; NIST Boulder
 
TH4.T03.4: DEVELOPMENT OF HIGH TEMPERATURE NOISE SOURCE (HTS) FOR ADVANCED MICROWAVE SCANNING RADIOMETER 2 (AMSR2)
         Takaaki Ishikawa; Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
         Shinichi Yokobori; Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
         Takeshi Ito; Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
         Tatsuhiro Noguchi; Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
         Norimasa Ito; Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
         Marehito Kasahara; Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
 
TH4.T03.5: SMOS IN FLIGHT SYSTEM PERFORMANCES ASSESSMENT AFTER ONE YEAR ON ORBIT.
         François Cabot; Centre d'Etudes Spatiales de la BIOsphère (CESBIO)
         Ahmad Albitar; Centre d'Etudes Spatiales de la BIOsphère (CESBIO)
         Philippe Richaume; Centre d'Etudes Spatiales de la BIOsphère (CESBIO)
         Yann H. Kerr; Centre d'Etudes Spatiales de la BIOsphère (CESBIO)