calibration data

In remote sensing, measurements pertaining to the spectral or geometric characteristics of a sensor or radiation source. calibration data are obtained through the use of a fixed energy source such as a calibration lamp, a temperature plate, or a geometric test pattern. The Application of calibration data to restore measurements to their true values is called rectification.

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calibration,   calibration data,   calibration lamps,   calibration parameter file,   cross calibration,   data compression,   Data Link,   Data Link Layer,   Electronic data interchange EDI,   geometric image calibration,  

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