Articles | Volume 3, issue 5
12 Oct 2010
 | 12 Oct 2010

Speeding up the aerosol optical thickness retrieval using analytical solutions of radiative transfer theory

I. L. Katsev, A. S. Prikhach, E. P. Zege, J. O. Grudo, and A. A. Kokhanovsky

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