SICE, currently supported by European Space Agency ESRIN contract 4000125043/18/I-NB evolved from Sentinel-3 has evolved from the ESA Scientific Exploitation of Operational Missions (SEOM)Sentinel-3 for Science, Land Study 1: Snow (ESRIN Contract 4000118926/16/I-NB S34SCI Land Study 1. Snow) that ran Dec 2016 – 29 Jan, 2019.
Jason E. Box and Kenneth D. Mankoff – Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS)
Alexander Kokhanovsky, Olaf Danne and Carsten Brockmann – Brockmann Consult GmbH, Geesthacht, Germany
Maxim Lamare and Ghislain Picard – Institute des Géoscience de l’Environnement (IGE), Grenoble, France c/o Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), France
Marie Dumont – Météo France c/o Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), France
ESA Technical Officer – Michael Kern, PhD, Earth and Mission Science Division, ESTEC
Keplerlaan 1, NL-2201 AZ Noordwijk, The Netherlands
This project starts providing processors to generate snow and ice optical products for the land ice cryosphere and snow covered areas, that extend the coverage of NASA MODIS data into the future now with Sentinel-3A operating since Oct 2016 and Sentinel-3B also now operating.