Retrieval of antarctic cirrus cloud micro-physics from measurements of far infrared spectral radiance

Year: 2014

Authors: Di Natale G., Palchetti L., Bianchini G., Del Guasta M.

Autors Affiliation: Istituto Nazionale di Ottica – CNR, Via Madonna del piano, 10, Sesto Fiorentino (FI), Italy

Abstract: A retrieval method for cirrus clouds was applied to the measurements of spectral radiance performed by the REFIR-PAD Fourier spectroradiometer over the Antarctic Plateau at Dome C.

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KeyWords: Fourier transforms; Spacecraft instruments; Spectroscopy, Antarctic plateau; Cirrus clouds; Far infrared; Fourier; Measurements of; Retrieval methods; Spectral radiance; Spectro-radiometers, Clouds