1. Introduction

  1. Frank D. Carsey
  1. Frank D. Carsey1,
  2. Roger G. Barry2 and
  3. Wilford F. Weeks3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM068p0001

Microwave Remote Sensing of Sea Ice

Microwave Remote Sensing of Sea Ice

How to Cite

Carsey, F. D., Barry, R. G. and Weeks, W. F. (1992) Introduction, in Microwave Remote Sensing of Sea Ice (ed F. D. Carsey), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM068p0001

Author Information

  1. 1

    Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, 4800 Oak Grove Drive, Pasadena, California 91109

  2. 2

    Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309-0449

  3. 3

    Alaska Sar Facility, Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska 99775-0800

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1992

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900339

Online ISBN: 9781118663950



  • Sea ice—Remote sensing;
  • Microwave remote sensing


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Sea Ice

  • Sea Ice in Climate and Operations

  • The Sea Ice Variables

  • Ice Extent

  • The Microwave Properties of Ice

  • Technology Development

  • Instrumentins in Orbit, Data Sets in Harm

  • The Book