Terms of Use

Have You Used Remote Sensing Systems Data?

Continued funding for production and dissemination of these data sets is dependant upon you to let us know how you have used these data and to share with us their value to your work.

This applies to data accessed via our FTP server (ftp.remss.com), as well as images located on our web site.

Permission is granted to use these data and images in research and publications when accompanied by the appropriate instrument- or product-specific statements, found here:

 

Remote Sensing Systems would also like to receive notice when these data or images are used in publications. Please email a note to Deborah Smith, informing us of the journal and expected publication date. It would be greatly appreciated if you could send a preprint to:

Remote Sensing Systems 
444 Tenth Street, Suite 200 
Santa Rosa, CA 95401, USA

SSM/I Statement:

SSM/I data are produced by Remote Sensing Systems and sponsored by the NASA Earth Science MEaSUREs DISCOVER Project. Data are available at www.remss.com.

TMI Statement:

TMI data are produced by Remote Sensing Systems and sponsored by the NASA Earth Science MEaSUREs DISCOVER Project. Data are available at www.remss.com.

AMSR-E Statement:

AMSR-E data are produced by Remote Sensing Systems and sponsored by the NASA Earth Science MEaSUREs DISCOVER Project and the AMSR-E Science Team. Data are available at www.remss.com.

QuikScat Statement:

QuikScat data are produced by Remote Sensing Systems and sponsored by the NASA Ocean Vector Winds Science Team. Data are available at www.remss.com.

SeaWinds Statement:

SeaWinds data are produced by Remote Sensing Systems and sponsored by the NASA Ocean Vector Winds Science Team. Data are available at www.remss.com.

NSCAT Statement:

NSCAT data are produced by Remote Sensing Systems and sponsored by the NASA Ocean Vector Winds Science Team. Data are available at ftp.ssmi.com/nscat.

WindSat Statement:

WindSat data are produced by Remote Sensing Systems and sponsored by the NASA Earth Science MEaSUREs DISCOVER Project and the NASA Earth Science Physical Oceanography Program. RSS WindSat data are available at www.remss.com.

MSU Statement:

MSU/AMSU data are produced by Remote Sensing Systems. Over the years, we have received support for the development of this dataset from a number of sources, including NOAA's Office of Global Programs, NOAA's Climate Program Office, and NOAA's Climate Data Record Program. Production of the current dataset (version 3.3) is supported by NOAA's Climate Data Record Program, while improvements to the methods used to produce the dataset are currently supported by NASA's Earth Science Division, which is part of the Science Mission Directorate.

MW OI SST Statement:

Microwave OI SST data are produced by Remote Sensing Systems and sponsored by National Oceanographic Partnership Program (NOPP), the NASA Earth Science Physical Oceanography Program, and the NASA MEaSUREs DISCOVER Project. Data are available at www.remss.com.

MW IR Blended SST Statement:

Remote Sensing Systems blended microwave and infrared SST data are produced with funding from the MISST project, sponsored by the National Oceanographic Partnership Program (NOPP) and the NASA Earth Science Physical Oceanography Program. Data are available at www.misst.org.

1-deg, Monthly Total Precipitable Water (TPW) Statement:

Monthly TPW data are produced by Remote Sensing Systems and sponsored by the NASA Earth Science MEaSUREs DISCOVER Project.  Data are available at www.remss.com.

1-deg, Monthly Ocean Wind Speed Statement:

Monthly Ocean Surface Wind Speed data are produced by Remote Sensing Systems and sponsored by the NASA Earth Science MEaSUREs DISCOVER Project.  Data are available at www.remss.com.