THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – INSTRUMENT SUMMARY - ECOSTRESS -
Full Name ECOsystem Spaceborne Thermal Radiometer Experiment on Space Station Status Being developed
Instrument Agencies NASA Maturity
Instrument Type Imaging multi-spectral radiometers (vis/IR) Geometry
Instrument Technology High-resolution nadir-scanning IR spectrometer Sampling
Data Access Open Access Data Format TBD
Measurements and Applications This project will use a high-resolution thermal infrared radiometer to measure plant evapotranspiration, the loss of water from growing leaves and evaporation from the soil.
Resolution Summary
Swath Summary
Accuracy Summary
Waveband Summary TIR
TIR (~6.0 µm - ~15.0 µm)
Instrument Measurements
CategoryParameterAccuracy
Surface temperature (land)Land surface temperature 
Instrument Missions
ECOSTRESS-on-ISS - International Space Station/ECOsystem Spaceborne Thermal Radiometer Experiment on Space Station (ECOSTRESS) (2018 - 2019)
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