2005

The Solar Radiation and Climate Experiment (SORCE)

Mission Description and Early Results

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ISBN: 978-0-387-30242-3 (Print) 978-0-387-37625-7 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

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    Pages 3-6

    The Solar Radiation and Climate Experiment (SORCE) Mission for the NASA Earth Observing System (EOS)

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    Pages 7-25

    The SORCE Mission

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    Pages 27-53

    SORCE Contributions to New Understanding of Global Change and Solar Variability

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    Pages 55-69

    An Overview of the Disposition of Solar Radiation in the Lower Atmosphere: Connections to the SORCE Mission and Climate Change

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    Pages 71-89

    The SORCE Spacecraft and Operations

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    Pages 91-109

    The Total Irradiance Monitor (TIM): Instrument Design

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    Pages 111-127

    The Total Irradiance Monitor (TIM): Instrument Calibration

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    Pages 129-139

    The Total Irradiance Monitor (TIM): Science Results

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    Pages 141-167

    The Spectral Irradiance Monitor: Scientific Requirements, Instrument Design, and Operation Modes

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    Pages 169-204

    The Spectral Irradiance Monitor: Measurement Equations and Calibration

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    Pages 205-224

    The Spectral Irradiance Monitor (SIM): Early Observations

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    Pages 225-258

    Solar-Stellar Irradiance Comparison Experiment II (SOLSTICE II): Instrument Concept and Design

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    Pages 259-294

    Solar-Stellar Irradiance Comparison Experiment II (SOLSTICE II): Pre-Launch and On-Orbit Calibrations

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    Pages 295-324

    Solar-Stellar Irradiance Comparison Experiment II (SOLSTICE II): Examination of the Solar-Stellar Comparison Technique

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    Pages 325-344

    The Mg II Index from SORCE

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    Pages 345-374

    XUV Photometer System (XPS): Overview and Calibrations

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    Pages 375-387

    XUV Photometer System (XPS): Solar Variations During the SORCE Mission

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    Pages 389-413

    The SORCE Science Data System