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Published on February 20, 2014

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Source:http://hdfeos.org/workshops/ws06/presentations/Santek/McIDAS_Lite.ppt

McIDAS-Lite Dave Santek Program Manager dave.santek@ssec.wisc.edu Space Science & Engineering Center University of Wisconsin-Madison 5 December 2002

Overview • Space Science & Engineering Center • McIDAS • McIDAS-Lite

SSEC: Data • National archive for GOES data • Real-time, global geostationary & polar satellite database • World-wide ancillary meteorological data • Direct ingest capability

SSEC: Software • • • • • McIDAS Vis5D VisAD IAPP IMAPP

IMAPP • MODIS portion of the International MODIS/AIRS Processing Package (IMAPP) • Funded by NASA • Software to turn direct broadcast MODIS and eventually AIRS data into science products. The current suite of MODIS products consists of: – – – – – • Calibrated, navigated 36 channel radiances (L1B) Cloud Mask (MOD35) Cloud Top Properties (MOD06) Cloud Phase (MOD06) Atmospheric Profiles (MOD07) Software is freely distributed.

Cloud Top Pressure Low Mid High

McIDAS • • • • Man computer Data Access System First released in 1973 Developed to track clouds Ported through 4 generations of computers • Integrates many types of meteorological data • Used world-wide

One Day of Arctic Orbits MODIS band 27 (6.7 µm)

AIRS Data

McIDAS-Lite • Functionality subset of McIDAS-X • Browse local or remote data • Input data formats – McIDAS image file – MODIS HDF files • Level 1b • Level 2 products

McIDAS-Lite • Output data format – Graphical [GIF, JPEG] – Flat files – netCDF • • • • Geolocate data Calculate physical quantities Basic analysis functions Basic image color enhancement

McIDAS-Lite • Client/server system • Local data • Remote data – ADDE [Abstract Data Distribution Environment] – TCP/IP – Subsecting and sampling – Compression

McIDAS-Lite Status • First release: January 2002 – Used in satellite meteorology class – 200 downloads this summer • 1300 data requests over last 3 months • Version 1.2 released in September 2002

McIDAS-Lite Platforms • Unix workstations: – AIX, Solaris, IRIX, HPUX • PCs: – Solaris, Redhat Linux, Windows/SFU – MacOS X?

Web Links • Main SSEC page – www.ssec.wisc.edu • McIDAS-Lite – www.ssec.wisc.edu/mclite • IMAPP – cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/~gumley/IMAPP • McIDAS – www.ssec.wisc.edu/mug • Data Center – www.ssec.wisc.edu/datacenter

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