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Satellite Meteorology (Earth and Environmental Sciences 191051, 2018)

Syllabus: Satellite Meteorology

Course outline

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4/17 Introduction
4/24 Overview of satellite meteorology
5/1 Satellite orbits
Homework 1
5/8 Thermal infrared remote sensing
5/15 Visible remote sensing
5/22 (no class)
5/29 Microwave remote sensing
Homework 2
6/5 Atmospheric observations by active sensors
6/12 Atmospheric observations by satellite sounders
6/19 Basics of retrieval algorithms
Homework 3
6/26 Satellite observations of clouds and aerosols
7/3 Satellite observations of precipitation
7/10 (no class)
7/17 Satellite observations and tropical meteorology
7/24 Summary and term-end assignment

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