Satellite Foundational Course for JPSS: SatFC-J (SHyMet Full Course Access)

Satellite Foundational Course for JPSS: SatFC-J (SHyMet Full Course Access)

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After completing the Satellite Foundational Course for JPSS (SatFC-J), learners should be able to:
  • Understand the physics of microwave radiation
  • Explain the difference between low-Earth orbiting and geostationary satellites and their orbits
  • Identify the key capabilities of polar-orbiting satellite instruments, including VIIRS, ATMS, CrIS, AMSR2, and GPM
  • Describe the benefits and applications of NUCAPS and other JPSS products and the influence of satellite data in NWP