Articles | Volume 6, issue 5
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 1271–1286, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-6-1271-2013
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 1271–1286, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-6-1271-2013

Research article 15 May 2013

Research article | 15 May 2013

On the optimal method for evaluating cloud products from passive satellite imagery using CALIPSO-CALIOP data: example investigating the CM SAF CLARA-A1 dataset

K.-G. Karlsson and E. Johansson

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