Measurement : Longwave spectral radiance

The rate at which the spectrally resolved radiant energy in the longwave portion of the spectrum is emitted in a particular direction per unit area perpendicular to the direction of radiation.

Categories
Radiometric

Instruments

The above measurement is considered scientifically relevant for the following instruments. Refer to the datastream (netcdf) file headers of each instrument for a list of all available measurements, including those recorded for diagnostic or quality assurance purposes.

  • ARM Instruments
    • AERI : Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer
    • ASSIST : Atmospheric Sounder Spectrometer for Infrared Spectral Technology
  • Field Campaign Instruments
    • AERI-CF : AERI Cloud Fraction
    • AERINF : AERI Noise Filtered
    • AERI : Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer
    • AERI-UWISC : Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer - University of Wisconsin
    • QMEAERILBL : Comparison of Statistics or Clouds data from AERI vs. LBLRTM Model runs
    • MIRAI : JAMSTEC Research Vessel Mirai
    • RONBROWN : NOAA Research Vessel Ron Brown

Value-Added Products

  • AERINF : AERI Noise Filtered (Process)
    • AERICH1NF1TURN : AERI ch. 1 radiance data, with uncorrelated random error (noise) filtered out
    • AERICH2NF1TURN : AERI ch. 2 radiance data, with uncorrelated random error (noise) filtered out
  • QMEAERILBL : Comparison of Statistics or Clouds data from AERI vs. LBLRTM Model runs (Process)
    • AERILBLDIFF : AERI: LBLRTM spectral residuals
    • AERILBLCLOUDS : AERI: Line-by-Line comparison model, clouds
    • AERILBLDIFFLS : AERI: LBLRTM spectral residuals, w/ scaled (lssonde) sonde input
    • AERILBLDIFFSS : AERI: LBLRTM spectral residuals, w/ scaled (lbsonde) sonde input
    • QMEAERILBL : QME: derived AERI vs. LBRTM-resid. stats as f of bin, process, channel
    • QMEAERILBLLS : QME: derived AERI vs. LBLRTM-resid. stats w/scaled (lssonde) sonde input
    • QMEAERILBLSS : QME: derived AERI vs. LBLRTM-resid. stats w/scaled (lblsonde) sonde input

Datastreams

  • AERI : Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer Datastreams
    • AERICH1 : Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer (AERI): channel 1 data
    • AERICH2 : Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer (AERI): channel 2 data
    • AERI01CH1 : Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer (AERI) 01: ch. 1 data
    • AERI01CH2 : Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer (AERI) 01: ch. 2 data
    • AERISUMMARY : Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer (AERI): summary data
    • AERI01SUMMARY : Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer (AERI) 01: summary data
    • AERIENGINEER : Atmospheric Emitted Radiance Interferometer (AERI): engineering data
  • ASSIST : Atmospheric Sounder Spectrometer for Infrared Spectral Technology Datastreams
    • ASSISTCH1 : Atmospheric Sounder Spectrometer for Infrared Spectral Technology (ASSIST): channel 1 data
    • ASSISTCH2 : Atmospheric Sounder Spectrometer for Infrared Spectral Technology (ASSIST): channel 2 data