ID: 11637

CATS - New Remote-Sensing Instrument to Blaze a Trail on the International Space Station

The Cloud-Aerosol Transport System (CATS), a new instrument that will measure the character and worldwide distribution of the tiny particles that make up haze, dust, air pollutants, and smoke, will do more than gather data once it's deployed on the International Space Station in December.

 

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Walt Feimer (HTSI): Lead Animator
Andrew Young (ARTS): Animator
Brian Monroe (USRA): Animator
Michael Lentz (USRA): Animator
Rich Melnick (HTSI): Video Editor
Mike Velle (HTSI): Narrator
Rich Melnick (HTSI): Producer
Matthew McGill (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
John E. Yorks (Science Systems and Applications): Scientist
Katrina Jackson (ARTS): Project Support
Mike Velle (HTSI): Project Support
Rob Andreoli (AIMM): Project Support
Michael Randazzo (AIMM): Project Support
John Caldwell (AIMM): Project Support
Leann M. Johnson (GST): Project Support
Andrew W. Kupchock (Science Systems and Applications): Project Support
John E. Yorks (Science Systems and Applications): Project Support
John Caldwell (AIMM): Videographer
Michael Randazzo (AIMM): Videographer
Rob Andreoli (AIMM): Videographer
Rich Melnick (HTSI): Writer
Matthew McGill (NASA/GSFC): Writer
John E. Yorks (Science Systems and Applications): Writer
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Mission:
International Space Station

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Narrated Movies

Goddard TV Tape:
G2014-068 -- CATS in Space Keep Eyes on Atmosphere

Keywords:
SVS >> Clouds
SVS >> HDTV
SVS >> Lidar
DLESE >> Technology
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Atmosphere >> Aerosols
SVS >> CATS
SVS >> Launch
SVS >> Space Station
SVS >> International Space Station
SVS >> ISS

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version 8.0.0.0.0