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Re: Glossary ... for newbies and others
« Reply #150 on: August 19, 2019, 05:13:58 AM »
Just saw this being used but not in your glossary.

AGW - Anthropogenic Global Warming

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Re: Glossary ... for newbies and others
« Reply #151 on: August 19, 2019, 01:07:43 PM »
Just saw this being used but not in your glossary.

AGW - Anthropogenic Global Warming

I believe every adult should know this one, and children after they reach age 6.  ;)
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Re: Glossary ... for newbies and others
« Reply #152 on: February 21, 2020, 08:20:50 PM »
AMSR = Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer    
     AMSR-E is the AMSR instrument on board AQUA satellite (NASA), and AMSR-2 the one on board GCOM-W1 satellite (JAXA)

JAXA = Japan Aerospace eXploration Agency

OSISAF = Ocean and Sea Ice Satellite Application Facility
    Satellite Application Facility = Utilising specialist expertise from the EUMETSAT Member States, Satellite Application Facilities (SAFs) are dedicated centres of excellence for processing satellite data. They form an integral part of the distributed EUMETSAT Application Ground Segment.
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Re: Glossary ... for newbies and others
« Reply #153 on: February 22, 2020, 03:05:06 PM »
Added, thanks!
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Re: Glossary ... for newbies and others
« Reply #154 on: February 24, 2020, 10:09:58 PM »
ASCAT = Advanced Scatterometer instruments on multiple satellites that use radar to measure speed and direction of winds over the surface of the oceans.

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Re: Glossary ... for newbies and others
« Reply #155 on: March 17, 2020, 03:21:54 PM »
The acronym definition for CAPIE includes an undefined acronym: IJIS

IJIS = IARC-JAXA Information System run by the International Arctic Research Center at the University of Alaska (IARC), and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA).


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« Reply #156 on: March 18, 2020, 12:02:31 AM »
Added, thanks.
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