Projects and Products

ATSR Projects

Space ConneXions leads several projects related to the Along-Track Scanning Radiometer instrument series. Some of the documents produced by these contracts are publically available for download from the documents page.

The following links provide access to further documentation of interest only to the project teams:

ICP2 SST Data Continuity Project

ATSR Satellite Dataset (ASD) Contract (Documentation for DECC)

ATSR Satellite Dataset (ASD) Contract (ASD Project Team)

ESA Climate Change Initiative (CCI)

Space ConneXions is acting as project manager for the Sea Surface Temperature (SST) CCI project, which is led by the University of Reading. The SST CCI project is using ATSR data and AVHRR data to produce the most accurate time series of SST data to date. The following link provides more information on the project:

ESA SST Climate Change Initiative Project

Bilateral Carbon Mission

Space ConneXions provided project management support to the Bilateral Carbon Mission study led by the University of Leicester, which assessed possible UK contributions to the French-led MicroCarb satellite project. The following link provides access to documentation of interest to the study team:

Bilateral Carbon Mission Study

Following the completion of the study, Space ConneXions led the development of a business plan to justify a UK contribution to MicroCarb and supported UK Space Agency negotiations with CNES, which led to the signing of a UK-France bilateral agreement at the French Residency in London on 19 April 2017.