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Information on the historic IPF1 and IPF2 baseline for CryoSat Ocean Products is provided in the tables below.

The current version of both IPF1 and IPF2 is listed below, followed by information in the corresponding table providing the:

  • IPF installation date
  • Changes with respect to the last IPF version
  • Various processor versions corresponding to the IPF update

Detailed information concerning the products is available in the latest version of the Product Format Specification document for CryoSat Ocean Products

Current IPF1 installed at Kiruna PDS: IPF1 v2.6

Date IPF version Changes to the IPF baseline Processor versions
IOP: 25/03/2015*

GOP: 22/02/2015*
IPF1 v2.6 SW update release containing:
  • New Static Aux Data files integrated to align the range bias with the IPFDB used for Baseline-C Ice Processing
  • Updated instrumental Look-Up Tables (LUT) determined by CLS in the frame of COP expertise activities
*L2 IOP from validity 25/03/2015 to 01/04/2015 and L2 GOP from validity 22/02/2015 to 01/04/2015 is a hybrid form using the old Baseline-B orbit model.
SIR1LIO/2.6
SIR1SIO/2.6
SIR1SGO/2.6
SIR1LGO/2.6
IOP and GOP: 10/04/2014 IPF1 v2.3 The first SW release of the Level-1 CryoSat-2 Ocean Processor Instrument Processing Facility (COP IPF1) SIR1LIO/2.3
SIR1SIO/2.3
SIR1SGO/2.3
SIR1LGO/2.3

Current IPF2 installed at Kiruna PDS: IPF2 v2.5

Date IPF version Changes to the IPF baseline Processor versions
IOP: 25/03/2015*

GOP: 22/02/2015*
IPF2 v2.5 SW update release containing:
  • New Static Aux Data files integrated to align the range bias with the IPFDB used for Baseline-C Ice Processing
  • Updated instrumental Look-Up Tables (LUT) determined by CLS in the frame of COP expertise activities
* L1 IOP from validity 25/03/2015 to 01/04/2015 and L1 GOP from validity 22/02/2015 to 01/04/2015 is a hybrid form using the old Baseline-B orbit model.
IPF2IOP/2.5
IPF2GOP/2.5
IOP and GOP: 10/04/2014 IPF2 v2.2 The first SW release of the Level-2 CryoSat-2 Ocean Processor Instrument Processing Facility (COP IPF2) IPF2IOP/2.2
IPF2GOP/2.2