AVISO Altimetry Newsletter (Number 2, May 1993)

Entry_ID: GCRIO 076 GCRIO_Inventory: 1 Entry_Title: AVISO Altimetry Newsletter (Number 2, May 1993) Document_Author: Coutin-Faye, Sophie (editor) Agency_Name: CNES>Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales Start_Date: 1993-05-01
Group: Summary
Audience_Interest_Guide: Research Community
Audience_Interest_Guide: Science Institutes

This newsletter is published irregularly by CNES. It describes the french
space mission of Topex/Poseidon.

The Topex/Poseidon satellite was launched on August 10, 1992. The instruments
and processing systems were switched on, and the first data was distributed.
Group: Data_Center
Data_Center_Name: Earth Sciences and Environment Division
Dataset_ID: same as Entry_Title
Group: Data_Center_Contact
Last_Name: Coutin-Faye
First_Name: Sophie
Email: None
Phone: (33) 61-274-177
Fax: (33) 61-282-595
Group: Address
18 Av. E. Belin
31055 Toulouse Cedex,
Storage_Medium: 24 pages printed matter (newsletter)
Parameter: Ocean Composition
Parameter: Ocean Dynamics
Parameter: Hydrology
Parameter: Oceanography
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Atmospheric Sciences
Discipline: Life Sciences > Environmental Science
Location: Global
Keyword: Topex/Poseidon
Keyword: satellite missions
Keyword: space studies
Keyword: remote sensing
Keyword: oceanography
Keyword: sea-level measurements
Keyword: sea surface height
Keyword: sea surface topography
Keyword: altimetry
Keyword: geophysical data
Keyword: meetings calendar
Keyword: CNES>Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales
Keyword: waves
Keyword: winds