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Stratocumulus cloud properties derived from simultaneous satellite and island-based instrumentation during FIRE
Abstract Cloud parameters derived from visible and infrared window data from the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES) are compared to corresponding properties determined fromExpand
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Angular Distribution Models for Top-of-Atmosphere Radiative Flux Estimation from the Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System Instrument on the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission Satellite. Part
Clouds and the Earth’s Radiant Energy System (CERES) investigates the critical role that clouds and aerosols play in modulating the radiative energy flow within the Earth‐atmosphere system. CERESExpand
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Methotrexate: distribution in cerebrospinal fluid after intravenous, ventricular and lumbar injections.
The kinetics and distribution of methotrexate in intraventricular and intrathecal cerebrospinal-fluid spaces were studied in patients with meningeal leukemia and meningeal carcinomatosis after drugExpand
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Parameterizations of reflectance and effective emittance for satellite remote sensing of cloud properties
Abstract The interpretation of satellite-observed radiances to derive cloud optical depth and effective particle size requires radiative transfer calculations relating these parameters to theExpand
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Transformation of contrails into cirrus during SUCCESS
Three contrail systems were analyzed with geostationary satellite data to document the conversion of the contrails to cirrus clouds. Two unique contrails, a pair of figure eights and a NASA DC-8Expand
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Flow characteristics in models of arterial stenoses. I. Steady flow.
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The natural history of lumbosacral plexopathy in cancer
We studied 85 cancer patients with lumbosacral plexopathy and documented pelvic tumor by CT or biopsy. Three clinical syndromes were delineated: lower (L4-S1), 51%; upper (Ll-L4), 31%; andExpand
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CERES Edition-2 Cloud Property Retrievals Using TRMM VIRS and Terra and Aqua MODIS Data—Part I: Algorithms
  • P. Minnis, S. Sun-Mack, +16 authors P. Yang
  • Environmental Science, Computer Science
  • IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote…
  • 7 June 2011
This paper documents the CERES Edition-2 cloud property retrieval system used to analyze data from the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission Visible and Infrared Scanner and the MODerate-resolution Imaging Spectrometer instruments on board the Terra and Aqua satellites covering the period 1998 through 2007. Expand
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Absorption of Solar Radiation by Clouds: Observations Versus Models
There has been a long history of unexplained anomalous absorption of solar radiation by clouds. Collocated satellite and surface measurements of solar radiation at five geographically diverseExpand
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