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Tool Citation

If you have used OpenAltimetry in your research, please cite us as follows:

Khalsa, S.J.S., Borsa, A., Nandigam, V. et al. OpenAltimetry - rapid analysis and visualization of Spaceborne altimeter data. Earth Sci Inform (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12145-020-00520-2

Data Citation

As a condition of using any of these data sets, you must include the appropriate citation(s) below.

ICESat-2

ATL03

Neumann, T. A., A. Brenner, D. Hancock, J. Robbins, J. Saba, K. Harbeck, A. Gibbons, J. Lee, S. B. Luthcke, T. Rebold, et al. 2020. ATLAS/ICESat-2 L2A Global Geolocated Photon Data, Version 3. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/ATLAS/ATL03.003. [Date Accessed].

ATL06

Smith, B., H. A. Fricker, A. Gardner, M. R. Siegfried, S. Adusumilli, B. M. Csath├│, N. Holschuh, J. Nilsson, F. S. Paolo, and the ICESat-2 Science Team. 2020. ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Land Ice Height, Version 3. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/ATLAS/ATL06.003. [Date Accessed].

ATL08

Neuenschwander, A. L., K. L. Pitts, B. P. Jelley, J. Robbins, B. Klotz, S. C. Popescu, R. F. Nelson, D. Harding, D. Pederson, and R. Sheridan. 2020. ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Land and Vegetation Height, Version 3. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/ATLAS/ATL08.003. [Date Accessed].

ATL07

Kwok, R., G. Cunningham, T. Markus, D. Hancock, J. H. Morison, S. P. Palm, S. L. Farrell, A. Ivanoff, J. Wimert, and the ICESat-2 Science Team. 2020. ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Sea Ice Height, Version 3. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/ATLAS/ATL07.003. [Date Accessed].

ATL10

Kwok, R., G. Cunningham, T. Markus, D. Hancock, J. H. Morison, S. P. Palm, S. L. Farrell, A. Ivanoff, J. Wimert, and the ICESat-2 Science Team. 2020. ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Sea Ice Height, Version 3. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/ATLAS/ATL07.003. [Date Accessed].

ATL12

Morison, J. H., D. Hancock, S. Dickinson, J. Robbins, L. Roberts, R. Kwok, S. P. Palm, B. Smith, M. F. Jasinski, and the ICESat-2 Science Team. 2020. ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Ocean Surface Height, Version 3. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/ATLAS/ATL12.003. [Date Accessed].

ATL13

Jasinski, M. F., J. D. Stoll, D. Hancock, J. Robbins, J. Nattala, J. Morison, B. M. Jones, M. E. Ondrusek, T. M. Pavelsky, C. Parrish, and the ICESat-2 Science Team. 2020. ATLAS/ICESat-2 L3A Inland Water Surface Height, Version 3. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/ATLAS/ATL13.003. [Date Accessed].

ICESat

Zwally, H. J., R. Schutz, C. Bentley, J. Bufton, T. Herring, J. Minster, J. Spinhirne, and R. Thomas. 2014. GLAS/ICESat L1B Global Elevation Data, Version 34. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/ICESAT/GLAS/DATA126. [Date Accessed].

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