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AMT | Articles | Volume 11, issue 4
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 2279–2293, 2018
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Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 2279–2293, 2018
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the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 20 Apr 2018

Research article | 20 Apr 2018

Comparison of aerosol optical depth from satellite (MODIS), sun photometer and broadband pyrheliometer ground-based observations in Cuba

Juan Carlos Antuña-Marrero et al.

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Antuña, J. C., Fonte, A., Estevan, R., Barja, B., Acea, R., and Antuña Jr., J. C.: Solar radiation data rescue at Camagüey, Cuba, B. Am. Meteorol. Soc., 89, 1507–1511,, 2008. 
Antuña J. C., Hernández, C., Estevan, R., Barja, B., Fonte, A., Hernández, T., and Antuña Jr., J. C.: Camagüey's solar radiation rescued dataset: preliminary applications, Óptica Pura y Aplicada, 44, 43–48, 2011. 
Antuña, J. C., Estevan, R., and Barja, B.: Demonstrating the Potential for First-Class Research in Underdeveloped Countries: Research on Stratospheric Aerosols and Cirrus Clouds Optical Properties, and Radiative Effects in Cuba (1988–2010), B. Am. Meteorol. Soc., 93, 1017–1027,, 2012. 
Antuña-Marrero, J. C., De Frutos Baraja, A., and Estevan Arredondo, R.: Joint aerosol research between Cuba and Spain proves fruitful, EOS, 98, 10 pp., 2017. 
Barja, B., Rosas, J., and Estevan, R.: Caracterización del contenido integral del vapor de agua atmosférico sobre Cuba obtenido mediante mediciones y modelación, Scientific Report, Grant 200.04070, 77 pp., unpublished, 2015 (in Spanish). 
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