Articles | Volume 6, issue 5
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-6-1245-2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-6-1245-2013
Research article
 | 
14 May 2013
Research article |  | 14 May 2013

Preliminary investigations toward nighttime aerosol optical depth retrievals from the VIIRS Day/Night Band

R. S. Johnson, J. Zhang, E. J. Hyer, S. D. Miller, and J. S. Reid

Related authors

Thermal infrared observations of a western United States biomass burning aerosol plume
Blake T. Sorenson, Jeffrey S. Reid, Jianglong Zhang, Robert E. Holz, William L. Smith Sr., and Amanda Gumber
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 24, 1231–1248, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-24-1231-2024,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-24-1231-2024, 2024
Short summary
Intercomparison of Aerosol Optical Depths from four reanalyses and their multi-reanalysis-consensus
Peng Xian, Jeffrey S. Reid, Melanie Ades, Angela Benedettie, Peter R. Colarco, Arlindo da Silva, Tom F. Eck, Johannes Flemming, Edward J. Hyer, Zak Kipling, Samuel Rémy, Tsuyoshi Thomas Sekiyama, Taichu Tanaka, Keiya Yumimoto, and Jianglong Zhang
EGUsphere, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-2023-2354,https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-2023-2354, 2023
Short summary
New particle formation in the tropical free troposphere during CAMP2Ex: statistics and impact of emission sources, convective activity, and synoptic conditions
Qian Xiao, Jiaoshi Zhang, Yang Wang, Luke D. Ziemba, Ewan Crosbie, Edward L. Winstead, Claire E. Robinson, Joshua P. DiGangi, Glenn S. Diskin, Jeffrey S. Reid, K. Sebastian Schmidt, Armin Sorooshian, Miguel Ricardo A. Hilario, Sarah Woods, Paul Lawson, Snorre A. Stamnes, and Jian Wang
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 23, 9853–9871, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-23-9853-2023,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-23-9853-2023, 2023
Short summary
Ozone Monitoring Instrument (OMI) UV aerosol index data analysis over the Arctic region for future data assimilation and climate forcing applications
Blake T. Sorenson, Jianglong Zhang, Jeffrey S. Reid, Peng Xian, and Shawn L. Jaker
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 23, 7161–7175, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-23-7161-2023,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-23-7161-2023, 2023
Short summary
Sensitivity studies of nighttime top-of-atmosphere radiances from artificial light sources using a 3-D radiative transfer model for nighttime aerosol retrievals
Jianglong Zhang, Jeffrey S. Reid, Steven D. Miller, Miguel Román, Zhuosen Wang, Robert J. D. Spurr, and Shawn Jaker
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 16, 2531–2546, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-16-2531-2023,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-16-2531-2023, 2023
Short summary

Related subject area

Subject: Aerosols | Technique: Remote Sensing | Topic: Data Processing and Information Retrieval
HETEAC-Flex: an optimal estimation method for aerosol typing based on lidar-derived intensive optical properties
Athena Augusta Floutsi, Holger Baars, and Ulla Wandinger
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 17, 693–714, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-693-2024,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-693-2024, 2024
Short summary
MAGARA: a Multi-Angle Geostationary Aerosol Retrieval Algorithm
James A. Limbacher, Ralph A. Kahn, Mariel D. Friberg, Jaehwa Lee, Tyler Summers, and Hai Zhang
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 17, 471–498, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-471-2024,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-471-2024, 2024
Short summary
Multi-section reference value for the analysis of horizontally scanning aerosol lidar observations
Juseon Shin, Gahyeong Kim, Dukhyeon Kim, Matthias Tesche, Gahyeon Park, and Youngmin Noh
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 17, 397–406, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-397-2024,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-397-2024, 2024
Short summary
Retrieval of aerosol optical depth over the Arctic cryosphere during spring and summer using satellite observations
Basudev Swain, Marco Vountas, Adrien Deroubaix, Luca Lelli, Yanick Ziegler, Soheila Jafariserajehlou, Sachin S. Gunthe, Andreas Herber, Christoph Ritter, Hartmut Bösch, and John P. Burrows
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 17, 359–375, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-359-2024,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-359-2024, 2024
Short summary
Quantifying particulate matter optical properties and flow rate in industrial stack plumes from the PRISMA hyperspectral imager
Gabriel Calassou, Pierre-Yves Foucher, and Jean-François Léon
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 17, 57–71, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-57-2024,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-57-2024, 2024
Short summary

Cited articles

Benedetti, A., Morcrette, J.-J., Boucher, O., Dethof, A., Engelen, R. J., Fisher, M., Flentje, H., Huneeus, N., Jones, L., Kaiser, J. W., Kinne, S., Mangold, A., Razinger, M., Simmons, A. J., and Suttie, M.: Aerosol analysis and forecast in the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts Integrated Forecast System: 2. Data assimilation, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D13205, https://doi.org/10.1029/2008JD011115, 2009.
Berkoff, T. A., Sorokin, M., Stone, T., Eck, T. F., Raymond Hoff, R., Welton, E., and Holben, B.: Nocturnal Aerosol Optical Depth Measurements with a Small-Aperture Automated Photometer Using the Moon as a Light Source, J. Atmos. Ocean. Technol., 28, 1297–1306, 2011.
Campbell, J. R., Reid, J. S., Westphal, D. L., Zhang, J., Hyer, E. J., and Welton, E. J.: CALIOP aerosol subset processing for global aerosol transport model data assimilation, J. Sel. Top. Appl. Earth Obs. Remote Sens., 3, 203–214, https://doi.org/10.1109/JSTARS.2010.2044868, 2010.
Campbell, J. R., Tackett, J. L., Reid, J. S., Zhang, J., Curtis, C. A., Hyer, E. J., Sessions, W. R., Westphal, D. L., Prospero, J. M., Welton, E. J., Omar, A. H., Vaughan, M. A., and Winker, D. M.: Evaluating nighttime CALIOP 0.532 μm aerosol optical depth and extinction coefficient retrievals, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 5, 2143–2160, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-5-2143-2012, 2012.
Elvidge, C. D., Baugh, K. E., Dietz, J. B., Bland, T., Sutton, P. C., and Kroehl, H. W.: Radiance calibration of DMSP-OLS low-light imaging data of human settlements, Remote Sens. Environ., 68, 77–88, 1999.
Download