IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Brightness Temperature Calculation and Uncertainty Propagation for Conical Microwave Blackbody Targets

Author(s): Derek A. Houtz ; William Emery ; Dazhen Gu ; David K. Walker
Sponsor(s): IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 December 2018
Volume: 56
Page(s): 7,246 - 7,256
ISSN (Electronic): 1558-0644
ISSN (Paper): 0196-2892
DOI: 10.1109/TGRS.2018.2849647
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We discuss the analytical derivation of the absolute brightness temperature uncertainty of a hollow conical blackbody source for radiometer calibration. We introduce a Monte Carlo uncertainty... View More

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