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60 GHz Microwave Scanning Radiometer from BEST Boulder Environmental Sciences and Technology

Compact, low cost 60 GHz microwave scanning radiometer at oxygen absorption line for boundary layer air temperature profile measurements.

  • Center frequency: 60 GHz
  • IF Frequency band: 2GHz (DSB Mode)
  • Receiver noise temperature: 800 K
  • Radiometer temperature resolution: 0.03 K @ 1sec integration time
  • Corrugated horn antenna with low side lobes level < -30 dB
  • Antenna beam width: 6.5 degrees
  • Mirror spinning rate: 2 revolutions per second

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