492-1 - Composition Pioneer Voyager Infrared Radiometer(includes scanners Infrared Thermal radiant intensities Surface and atmospheric temperatures

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ES 492 Planetary Geology Remote Sensing
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METHOD EM SPECTRUM INFORMATION INTERPRETATION MISSION Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy Gamma rays Gamma spectrum K, U, Th Abundances Apollo 15, 16: Venera X-ray Fluorescence spectrometry X-rays Characteristic Wavelengths Surface mineral/ chemical comp. Apollo; Viking Landers Ultraviolet Spectrometry UV Spectrum of Reflected sunlight Atmospheric Composition: H,He,CO 2 Mariner; Pioneer; voyager Photometry UV, Visible Albedo Nature of Surface; Composition Earth Telescopes; Pioneer Multispectral Imagers UV, Visible, IR Spectral and Spatial Surface Features; Composition On most missions Reflectance Spectrometers Visible, IR Spectral intensities of reflected solar radiation Surface Chemistry; mineralogy; processes Telescopes; Apollo Laser Altimeter Visible Time delay between emitted and reflected pulses Surface Relief Apollo 15,16,17 Polarimeter Visible Surface Polarization Surface Texture;
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Unformatted text preview: Composition Pioneer; Voyager Infrared Radiometer (includes scanners) Infrared Thermal radiant intensities Surface and atmospheric temperatures; compos. Apollo; Mariner; Viking; Voyager Microwave Radiometer Microwave Passive microwave emission Atmosphere/Surface temperatures; structure Mariner; Pioneer Venus Bistatic Radar Microwave Surface reflection profiles Surface Heights; roughness Apollo 14,15,16; Viking Imaging Radar Microwave Reflections from swath Topography and roughness Magellan; Earth systems Lunar Sounder Radar Multifrequency Doppler Shifts Surface Profiling and imaging; conductivity Apollo 17 S-Band Transponder Radio Doppler shift single frequency Gravity data Apollo Radio Occultation Radio Frequency and intensity change Atmospheric density and pressure Flybys and Orbiters * Adapted from Billy P. Glass, Introduction to Planetary Geology , 1982, Cambridge University, Press...
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492-1 - Composition Pioneer Voyager Infrared Radiometer(includes scanners Infrared Thermal radiant intensities Surface and atmospheric temperatures

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