The service of WWW and FTP will not be available during
- November 17, 15:00 to November 20, 15:00 (JST)
Due to our moving offices to the Tsukuba Space Center, our computer system will not be a vailable for several days at the end of October.
We plan to stop the machine on October 27 and resume on 31 (PM) both in Japan Standard Time.
The AMSR-E el-nino datasets were updated to new version.
The changes are as follows:
- Use of the latest AMSR-E SST products version-4 by SHIBATA algorithm.
- Use of the SST climatological data calculated by JMA.
- Improvement of grid resolution from 0.5 degree to 0.25 degree.
"Sea Ice Distribution" site by AMSR-E and MODIS was released. You can see the sea ice in the sea of Okhotsk. Sea Ice Distribution
Problem for the irregular values in missing data of Level 1B products was resolved. Details here
"All Weather Ocean Wind Speed" of AMSR/AMSR-E site is released.
You can see the near real-time state of ocean wind speed retrieved by new SSW algorism, which can retrieve in good level even under the strong wind, heavy rain condition, such as a typhoon area. All Weather Ocean Wind Speed
Irregular values are included in missing data of level 1B products. Details here
"Improving our Understanding of Climate Change -Observing our Water Planet using AMSR and AMSR-E-", a pamphlet summarizing outcomes of AMSR and AMSR-E, was released. Document
AMSR Data Input Toolkit (ADIT) 1.07 is now available. ADIT 1.07 is required to read the AMSR/AMSR-E products released on March 1, 2005. Download here