Wideband far infrared FTS for the FORUM explorer mission
Authors: Palchetti L., Carli B., Bianchini G.
Autors Affiliation: Istituto di Fisica Applicata \’Nello Carrara\’ – CNR, Sesto Fiorentino, Firenze, Italy
Abstract: The FTS designed for the FORUM space mission is presented. The instrument covers 100 to 1600 cm-1 spectral range of the Earth emission to space with spatial resolution optimized for the characterization of the atmospheric processes affecting the ERB.
KeyWords: Atmospheric process; Explorer missions; Far infrared; Space missions; Spatial resolution; Spectral range; Wide-band, Earth (planet), Spectroscopy