The Humidity Sounder for Brazil - an international partnership

@article{Lambrigtsen2003TheHS,
  title={The Humidity Sounder for Brazil - an international partnership},
  author={Bjorn H Lambrigtsen and Roberto V. Calheiros},
  journal={IEEE Trans. Geoscience and Remote Sensing},
  year={2003},
  volume={41},
  pages={352-361}
}
The Humidity Sounder for Brazil (HSB) is a crucial component of the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) sounding suite and a valuable contribution from Brazil to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Aqua mission. Its design and functionality are practically identical to that of the Advanced Microwave Sounding Unit-B—proven on the latest National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s weather satellites. We briefly discuss its heritage, the measurement concept and principle of… CONTINUE READING