Welcome to the website of the MODIS Adaptive Processing System (MODAPS) Services. This platform is designed to offer comprehensive information about all facets of MODAPS, including data production, archiving, and distribution. It serves as a companion to LAADS Web, a portal that facilitates access to the data products archived by MODAPS in the Level 1 and Atmospheres Archive and Distribution System (LAADS).
A summary of the types of services MODAPS provides.
Production plans compared to actual production, the PGE versions presently included in production and their promotion history, a list of the current subscriptions, and ingest metrics.
Details concerning the products archived in LAADS and the associated data pools, instructions for accessing these data, data archive and distribution metrics, and a summary of the capabilities of the current and future operational versions of LAADS.
Currently being used in Collection 5 data production. The requestor will be asked to complete a Software Useage Agreement.
For users who have already signed the Software Usage Agreement, you can download code from here.
Contact information and hours of operation for user support, contact information for all staff associated with MODIS data production, archive, and distribution, and metrics for user support services.
Quality Assurance (QA)
Identify the Quality Assurance (QA) process utilized for the Collection 5 atmospheres products, identifies which products have successfully passed the QA process, and lists any known issues.
The status of MODAPS systems.
Access to a variety of documents including production plans for Collection 5 reprocessing, the weekly MODAPS reports to the PI Processing (PIP) group, and the Algorithm Theoretical Basis Documents (ATBDs).
Various links to sites related to MODAPS production including MODIS instrument information, satellite overpasses, and the MODIS discipline sites.
Frequently Asked Questions
A list of frequently asked questions concerning MODAPS production and the LAADS archive and distribution system.