The VENμS mission: Earth Observation with High Spatial and Temporal Resolution Capabilities Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • Page 1. Ben Gurion University Mission scientists (PI's) : Gérard Dedieu & Arnon Kanieli G. Dedieu1, O. Hagolle2, A. Karnieli3, S. Cherchali2 P. Ferrier2 and Y. Yaniv4 The VENμS mission: Earth Observation with High Spatial and Temporal Resolution Capabilities 1 CESBIO, Toulouse Cedex 9, France 2 CNES Toulouse France 3 The Remote Sensing Laboratory, Ben Gurion Univ. of the Negev, Israel 4 MBT Space Division, Israel Aircraft Industries ISRAEL Page 2. VENµS ❑ VENµS is an Earth observation scientific mission jointly developed by CNES, the French space agency, and ISA, the Israeli Space Agency ❑ Objectives : ◆ To provide data for research on land surface functioning : land cover & land use, water and carbon exchanges, snow • Data assimilation • Automatic land cover mapping • Validation of medium resolution satellite products • Demonstration of the use of RS data for the implementation of …

publication date

  • January 1, 2007