SWIM: The First Spaceborne Wave Scatterometer

  title={SWIM: The First Spaceborne Wave Scatterometer},
  author={Dani{\`e}le Hauser and Celine Tison and Thierry Amiot and Lauriane Delaye and Nathalie Corcoral and Patrick Castillan},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing},
This paper provides an overview of the surface waves investigation and monitoring (SWIM) instrument which will be one of the two payload instruments carried by China France Oceanography SATellite (CFOSAT) with a planned launch date in mid-2018. SWIM is a real aperture wave scatterometer operated at near-nadir incidence angles and dedicated to the… CONTINUE READING