Articles | Volume 3, issue 5
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 3, 1403–1422, 2010

Special issue: The 2009 WE-Heraeus-Seminar on satellite remote sensing of...

Atmos. Meas. Tech., 3, 1403–1422, 2010

  12 Oct 2010

12 Oct 2010

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

I. L. Katsev et al.

Related subject area

Subject: Aerosols | Technique: Remote Sensing | Topic: Data Processing and Information Retrieval
Simulated reflectance above snow constrained by airborne measurements of solar radiation: implications for the snow grain morphology in the Arctic
Soheila Jafariserajehlou, Vladimir V. Rozanov, Marco Vountas, Charles K. Gatebe, and John P. Burrows
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 369–389,,, 2021
Short summary
ModIs Dust AeroSol (MIDAS): a global fine-resolution dust optical depth data set
Antonis Gkikas, Emmanouil Proestakis, Vassilis Amiridis, Stelios Kazadzis, Enza Di Tomaso, Alexandra Tsekeri, Eleni Marinou, Nikos Hatzianastassiou, and Carlos Pérez García-Pando
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 309–334,,, 2021
Short summary
Integrated System for Atmospheric Boundary Layer Height Estimation (ISABLE) using a ceilometer and microwave radiometer
Jae-Sik Min, Moon-Soo Park, Jung-Hoon Chae, and Minsoo Kang
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 6965–6987,,, 2020
Short summary
Effects of clouds on the UV Absorbing Aerosol Index from TROPOMI
Maurits L. Kooreman, Piet Stammes, Victor Trees, Maarten Sneep, L. Gijsbert Tilstra, Martin de Graaf, Deborah C. Stein Zweers, Ping Wang, Olaf N. E. Tuinder, and J. Pepijn Veefkind
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 6407–6426,,, 2020
Short summary
Correction of a lunar-irradiance model for aerosol optical depth retrieval and comparison with a star photometer
Roberto Román, Ramiro González, Carlos Toledano, África Barreto, Daniel Pérez-Ramírez, Jose A. Benavent-Oltra, Francisco J. Olmo, Victoria E. Cachorro, Lucas Alados-Arboledas, and Ángel M. de Frutos
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 6293–6310,,, 2020
Short summary

Cited articles

Chaikovskaya, L. I., Katsev, I. L., Prikhach, A. S., and Zege, E. P.: Fast code to compute polarized radiation transfer in the atmosphere-ocean and atmosphere-earth systems, IGARSS'99, IEEE, International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, Hamburg, Germany, Congress Centrum Hamburg Remote Sensing of the System Earth a Challenge for the 21th Century Proceedings-CD-ROM, 1999.
Chandrasekhar, S.: Radiative Transfer, Oxford University Press, London, 393 pp., 1960.
Dave, J. V.: Effect of atmospheric conditions on remote sensing of a surface nonhomogeneity, Photogramm. Eng. Rem. S., 46, 1173–1180, 1980.
Elterman, L.: UV, Visible and IR Attenuation to 50km, Report AIGRL-68-0153, Bedford, Mas, 56 pp., 1986.
Katsev, I. L., Prikhach, A. S., Zege, E. P, Ivanov, A. P., and Kokhanovsky, A. A.: Iterative procedure for retrieval of spectral aerosol optical thickness and surface reflecatnce from satellite data using fast radiative transfer code and its application to MERIS measurements, in: Satellite aerosol remote sensing over land, edited by: Kokhanovsky, A. A. and de Leeuw, G., Berlin, Springer-Praxis, 101–134, 2009.