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A typical AMSU is a 15-channel microwave sounder designed primarily to obtain temperature profiles in the upper atmosphere.

  • Instrument Overview
  • Specs & Technology
  • Browse through pictures, plots, and animation related to AMSU instruments that have on various satellites.

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  • Learn more about the scientific research applications of AMSU instruments and how they could help improve our understanding of weather and climate.

  • Science Results
  • Hurricane Research
  • Climate & Weather Research
  • Here you will find information on the algorithms and software being developed for AMSU data.

  • Aqua AMSU ATBD document
  • NOAA CLASS
  • Microwave Science Data & Tools page
  • Read up on publications, presentations, seminar, and conference materials that have been presented on AMSU data.
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