GSICS Glossary

Acronym Definition
BRDF Bidirectional Reflectance Distribution Function
CSS Calibration Support Segment
DCC Deep Convective Cloud
GCC GSICS Coordination Centre
CGMS Coordination Group for Meteorological Satellites
GDWG GSICS Data Management Working Group
GPAP GSICS Product Acceptance Procedure
GPRC GSICS Production and Research Centre
GRWG GSICS Research Working Group
GSICS Global Space-based Inter-calibration System
PSF Point Spread Function
QA4EO Quality Assurance Framework for Earth Observation
ROLO Robotic Lunar Observatory
RTM Radiative Transfer Model
SI International System of Units
SNO Simultaneous Nadir Observation
SRF Spectral Response Function
TOA Top of Atmosphere