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Grid Parameter Definition (GPD) Viewer
Entry ID: NSIDC_gpdviewer

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Summary
Abstract: The Grid Parameter Definition (GPD) Viewer is an IDL Catalyst Library program that can be used to interactively visualize and create Grid Parameter Definition (GPD) files. The resulting GPD files can be used by other software at NSIDC to reproject different types of satellite data.

Purpose: The purpose of this program is to allow the user to view and construct gpd map files for NSIDC image manipulation.
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Description: Grid Parameter Definition (GPD) Viewer documentation.
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Service Citation
Originators: David Fanning
Title: Grid Parameter Definition (GPD) Viewer
Provider: National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)
URL: http://www.dfanning.com/map_tips/gpdviewer.html
Service Keywords
DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION >VISUALIZATION/IMAGE PROCESSING Parameter Definition
DATA MANAGEMENT/DATA HANDLING >TRANSFORMATION/CONVERSION Parameter Definition

Science Keywords
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >HEAT FLUX Parameter Definition
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE DEFORMATION Parameter Definition
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Ancillary Keywords
Grid Parameter Definition (GPD) Files
IDL
Interactive Data Language

Service Provider
NSIDC_DAAC > NSIDC Distributed Active Archive Center Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://nsidc.org/daac/index.html

Service Provider Personnel
Name: NSIDC DAAC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
Personnel
DAVID FANNING
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: david at dfanning.com
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2010-12-06
SERF Last Revision Date: 2010-12-07
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