July 2011


LDCM's Operational Land Imager's VIS/IR Instrument
Jul 8, 2011LDCM Operational Land Imager (OLI)—VIS/IR Instrument

Special Topics: LDCM and LDCM Components The Operational Land Imager (OLI) is being built by the Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corporation. The Ball contract was awarded in July 2007. OLI improves on past Landsat sensors using a technical [...]

LDCM's Calibration Subsystem of the Operational Land Imager
Jul 1, 2011The Calibration Subsystem for LDCM’s Operational Land Imager

Special Topics: LDCM and LDCM Components The Calibration Subsystem for the Operational Land Imager (OLI) on LDCM uses both the sun and the absence of light to establish the light and dark end points, respectively, of a scale used to interpret [...]