Now in orbit, the satellite has successfully deployed its solar arrays and a large-scale rotating antenna (Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer 2: AMSR2(1).
What does SR stand for?
SR stands for Scanning Radiometer
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- Savannah River
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The proposed measurement method they reported, referred to as the scanning radiometer method, utilized a relatively inexpensive off-the-shelf net radiometer to make the measurements.
The Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer for EOS (AMSR-E) instrument that also flies aboard NASA's Aqua satellite, showed good organization and tightly curved bands of clouds that are wrapping into the center.
The Pounds 18million satellite instrument, the Advanced Along-Track Scanning Radiometer (AATSR), is due to be launched by the European Space Agency next year.