Microwave Humidity Sounder (MHS)
The Microwave Humidity Sounder (MHS) is designed to collect information on various aspects of the Earth's atmosphere and surface, in particular, atmospheric ice, cloud cover and precipitation.
20 November 2020
27 May 2020
Temperature information at the Earth's surface can also be determined by MHS.
What is MHS?
The Microwave Humidity Sounder (MHS) is a self-calibrating, cross-track scanning, five-channel microwave, full-power radiometer, operating in the 89 to 190 GHz region.
Other EPS instruments
IASI is the main payload instrument for the purpose of supporting Numerical Weather Prediction.
GOME-2 is used to get a detailed picture of the total atmospheric content and vertical profile of ozone.
SARSAT instruments help search and rescue authorities save thousands of lives around the world.
Piece-Wise Linear Regression (PWLR) algorithm for IASI
Study implements the latest evolution of the Piece-Wise Linear (PWLR) Algorithm for IASI.