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Retrieval of cloud parameters by multiple observations in the near-infrared under conditions of varying solar illumination
Author(s): Thomas J. Kleespies
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Paper Abstract

A method is presented to remove the thermal component of near-infrared radiances observed from geosynchronous satellites. The resulting solar component is then used to retrieve the effective radius of persistent marine stratiform clouds.

Paper Details

Date Published: 15 September 1993
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 1934, Passive Infrared Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere, (15 September 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.154917
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Thomas J. Kleespies, Air Force Phillips Lab. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1934:
Passive Infrared Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere
David K. Lynch, Editor(s)

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