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ESA ALPHASAT: preprocessed radio propagation measurements at 20 GHz at Chilbolton, Hampshire v1

Update Frequency: Not Planned
Latest Data Update: 2019-09-25
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2017-11-01
Download Stats: last 12 months
Dataset Size: 719 Files | 23GB


Radio propagation measurements at 20 GHz at Chilbolton, Hampshire for the ESA funded Large Scale Assessment of KA/Q band atmospheric channel using the ALPHASAT TDP5 Propagation beacon signal.

Citable as:  Ventouras, S. (2017): ESA ALPHASAT: preprocessed radio propagation measurements at 20 GHz at Chilbolton, Hampshire v1. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, date of citation.
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: ALPHASAT, radio propagation, ESA20 GHZ


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

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Preprocessing of raw data


Preprocessing of raw data from the Chilbolton 40 GHz ALPHASAT beacon receiver

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  • units: dB
  • var_id: Att
  • units: dBm
  • var_id: beaconSignal
  • var_id: dataFlags
  • units: sec
  • var_id: tmsec
  • units: dB
  • var_id: zerodB

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