Global statistics of liquid water content and effective number concentration of water clouds over ocean derived from combined CALIPSO and MODIS measurements

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Hu , Y. ; Vaughan , M. ; Mcclain , C. ; Behrenfeld , M. ; Maring , H. ; Anderson , D. ; Sun-Mack , S. ; Flittner , D. ; Huang , J. ; Wielicki , B. ; Minnis , P. ; Weimer , C. ; Trepte , C. ; Kuehn , R. (2007)
  • Publisher: European Geosciences Union
  • Journal: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (issn: 1680-7316, eissn: 1680-7324)
  • Subject: Chemistry | [ SDU.OCEAN ] Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Ocean, Atmosphere | QD1-999 | Physics | QC1-999

International audience; This study presents an empirical relation that links the volume extinction coefficients of water clouds, the layer integrated depolarization ratios measured by lidar, and the effective radii of water clouds derived from collocated passive sensor ... View more
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