Overview of the CFOSAT mission

  title={Overview of the CFOSAT mission},
  author={Dani{\`e}le Hauser and Xiaolong Dong and L. Aouf and Celine Tison and Patrick Castillan},
  journal={2016 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS)},
The Chinese and French Space Agencies are jointly preparing an innovative mission, CFOSAT (China France Oceanography Satellite) devoted to the monitoring of the ocean surface and its related science and applications. This paper gives an overview of the scientific objectives, the mission and instrument characteristics, the expected data products and their performance. 

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