Session 3a: Calibration, validation and uncertainty

29 November 2017 14:00 – 15:15
Chairs: William Bell and Bomin Sun



Tim Hewison


Global Space-based Inter-Calibration System (GSICS)  Infrared Reference Sensor Traceability and Uncertainty


Gerrit Holl


A new Fundamental Climate Data Record (FCDR) for nearly 40 years of measurements from the High resolution Infrared Radiation Sounder (HIRS) based on a metrologically traceable uncertainty analysis


Fabien Carminati


Characterisation of numerical weather prediction model biases for improved satellite cal/val.


Alexander Uspensky


Cal/Val studies for microwave and infrared sounding data from METEOR-M series satellites


Stuart Newman


An assessment of Meteor-M N2 MTVZA imager/sounder data at the Met Office and ECMWF for GAIA-CLIM