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APEX EUFAR HYPERSTRESS Flight, 2011-09-08: hyperspectral remote sensing measurements

Update Frequency: Not Planned
Latest Data Update: 2017-07-08
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Citable
Publication Date: 2017-01-25
DOI Publication Date: 2018-01-17
Download Stats: last 12 months
Dataset Size: 16 Files | 9GB


Hyperspectral remote sensing measurements using the Airborne Prism Experiment (APEX) instrument onboard the DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft for the HYPERSTRESS - Use of high spatial and spectral resolution imagery to estimate water stress levels in citrus orchards project (flight reference: apex_dlr-dornier_20110908_hyperstress).

Data were collected over the Valencia area, eastern Spain area.

The APEX (Airborne Prism EXperiment) instrument is an imaging spectrometer developed by a Swiss-Belgian consortium on behalf of ESA. It is operated jointly by VITO (Belgium) and RSL (Switzerland). Please see the link to the APEX website from this record for further details.

Citable as:  APEX Consortium; DLR German Institute for Atmospheric Physics; European Facility for Airborne Research; Zarco-Tejada, P.J. (2018): APEX EUFAR HYPERSTRESS Flight, 2011-09-08: hyperspectral remote sensing measurements. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, 17 January 2018. doi:10.5285/2cc63c1501594226ad176e1aa958d299.
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: HYPERSTRESS, EUFAR, aircraft, hyperspectral, remote sensing


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Data were collected by instrument scientists during the flight before preparation and delivery for archiving at the Centre for Environmental Data Analysis (CEDA).

Data Quality:
The data are quality controlled by the Climatic Research Unit (CRU) at the University of East Anglia. Details are given in the paper Harries et al. 2014 and the release notes, links to both can be found in the documentation.
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This dataset was generated by instruments deployed on platforms as listed below.

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Airborne Prism Experiment (APEX) Deployed on: DO228-212 /D-CFFU - DLR aircraft
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