Document List

ALOS PALSAR

InSAR

Document Description
ASF InSAR Product Specification, 2014 This product format specification defines standard InSAR products generated at the Alaska Satellite Facility. It contains the definition for the HDF5 data container as well as the ISO-compliant XML metadata.

RAMP

SAR

Document Description
ASF SAR User's Guide In 1993, when the Alaska Satellite Facility was still named the Alaska SAR Facility, ASF produced a definitive SAR User's Guide that scientists continue to use today.
Alaska Satellite Facility Software Tools Manual This manual, created in 2003, emphasizes interferometry.

Sea Ice MEaSUREs

Document Description
MEaSUREs Lagrangian and Eulerian Product Specification This product format specification defines the MEaSUREs Lagrangian and Eulerian sea ice products generated at the Alaska Satellite Facility. It contains the definition for the ISO-compliant XML metadata.
MEaSUREs Gridded Sea Ice Product Specification This product format specification defines the MEaSUREs gridded sea ice products generated at the Alaska Satellite Facility. It contains the definition for the ISO-compliant XML metadata.
RADARSAT-1 Geophysical Processor System — Data User's Handbook v1.0 This document describes the background, gridding procedures, and content of Lagrangian data products.

Sentinel-1

Document Description
Sentinel-1 SAR User Guide Introduction High-level description of instrument modes and products. Also introduction to relevant application areas, information on data distribution, product formatting, and software tools available from ESA.
ASF Product Specification Document Defines the ISO-compliant XML metadata for ESA's Sentinel-­1A data.
Sentinel-1 Technical Guide Covers an in-depth description of the mission's products and algorithms as well as details of the SAR instrument and its performance.

SMAP

Wetlands MEaSUREs

Document Description
Wetlands MEaSUREs Product Specification Guide This product guide details the acquisition of Wetlands MEaSUREs data, its processing, and data products available at the Alaska Satellite Facility.
Surface WAter Microwave Product Series (SWAMPS) v3.2 This document includes a SWAMP dataset overview, file-naming conventions, data format information, and a note about ancillary data.

Data Recipes