Minimize Sentinel-3 Synergy Technical Guide

The Sentinel-3 Technical Guide covers an in-depth description of the Synergy product. The product is a co-registration of images from OLCI and SLSTR. The Synergy product provides continuity to SPOT VGT.

Before reading the Technical Guide, users are advised to read the Sentinel-3 Synergy User Guide which provides a high level description of the product.


1 Products and Algorithms
  1.1 SYNERGY Algorithms and Products
    1.1.1 Level-1 Processing Overview Pre-Processing OLCI Retrieval SLSTR Retrieval Main Processing Extraction of OLCI/SLSTR Imagette Pairs Shift Estimation at Ground Control Points Deformation Model Estimation Collocation Between OLCI Reference Band and All Other Channels
    1.1.2 Level-1 Product Description Mis-registration
    1.1.3 Level-1 ADFs Processing Control Parameters SYN Level-1 Processing
  1.2 Level-2 Algorithms and Products
    1.2.1 Level-2 Processing Overview SYN Level-2 Processing - Aerosol and Surface Reflectance Retrieval Averaging Aerosol Retrieval Computation of Aerosol Parameters VGT Continuity Band Mapping Pixel Flagging Projection to Generate P-Products Atmospheric Correction
    1.2.2 Level-2 Products Description SYN Level-2 Product Surface Directional Reflectance Aerosol Optical Thickness Aerosol Angström Exponent VGT-P Product B0, B2, B3 and MIR TOA Reflectance VGK Product B0, B2, B3 and MIR Surface Reflectance NDVI
    1.2.3 Level-2 ADFs Processing Control Parameters SYN Level-2 Processing VGT-P Processing
  1.3 VGT-S Algorithms and Products
    1.3.1 VGT-S Algorithm Overview Compositing to Generate S1 and S10 Products
    1.3.2 VGT-S Products VG1 Product - Surface Reflectance V10 Product NDVI
    1.3.3 VGT-S Processing
2 Calibration and Validation Activities
  2.1 Calibration
  2.2 Validation
3 Appendices
  3.1 Glossary
  3.2 References