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Dataset

 

ALPHASAT: Raw beacon radio propagation measurements at 20 and 40 GHz (KA/Q bands) made at Chilbolton, Hampshire

Update Frequency: Not Planned
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2017-06-01
Download Stats: last 12 months

Abstract

Raw beacon radio propagation measurements at 20 and 40 GHz (KA/Q bands) made at Chilbolton, Hampshire, UK, for the ESA funded 'Large Scale Assessment of KA/Q band atmospheric channel using the ALPHASAT TDP5 propagation beacon signal (ASALASCA)' project.

These are signals measured by the two receivers located at Chilbolton received from the Aldo Paradoni Payload (TDP5) beacon on board ESA's ALPHASAT telecommunications satellite.

Measurements began in July 2016.

Citable as:  Ventouras, S. (2017): ALPHASAT: Raw beacon radio propagation measurements at 20 and 40 GHz (KA/Q bands) made at Chilbolton, Hampshire. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, date of citation. https://catalogue.ceda.ac.uk/uuid/73a39939d50d46fbb2d65616c6ba302e
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: ALPHASAT, radio propagation, ESA, 20 GHz, 40 GHz, KA/Q band

Details

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Data lineage:

Data were collected by the project participants before processing and delivery to CEDA for archiving

Data Quality:
These data are reviewed on a monthly basis. Details of the receiver performance will be issued at the end of the project. Please contact the project PI for further details in the meantime.
File Format:
Data are NetCDF4 formatted.

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Process overview

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Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
2016-06-30T23:00:00
End time:
2018-06-30T23:59:59
Geographic Extent

 
51.1450°
 
-1.4270°
 
-1.4270°
 
51.1450°