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AMT | Articles | Volume 13, issue 10
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 5193–5205, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-5193-2020
© Author(s) 2020. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 5193–5205, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-5193-2020
© Author(s) 2020. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 02 Oct 2020

Research article | 02 Oct 2020

Assessment of global total column water vapor sounding using a spaceborne differential absorption radar

Luis Millán et al.

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This paper describes the feasibility of using a differential absorption radar technique for the remote sensing of total column water vapor from a spaceborne platform.
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