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What does IRSKY stand for?

IRSKY stands for Infrared Sky

This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

Samples in periodicals archive:

4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After completing its primary mission to map the infrared sky, NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE, has reached the expected end of its onboard supply of frozen coolant.
He works through theory as well as practicalities, beginning by describing the types of sensor systems, radiation technology and units, target detection, the theory of heat and mass transfer that serves as the core of the technology, meteorological and atmospheric parameters, including the SCORPIO infrared sky radiance distribution references, infrared calibration procedures and signal characterization, and signature management.
An unexpected finding was provided by an infrared telescope that had been sent along to continue the work of the Infrared Astronomy Satellite in surveying stars and other sources in the infrared sky.