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CALIPSO lidar observations of the optical properties of Saharan dust: A case study of long‐range transport
[1] An extensive dust storm originating on 17 August 2006 in North Africa was observed and tracked by the Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observations (CALIPSO) lidar. Over theExpand
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Improving National Air Quality Forecasts with Satellite Aerosol Observations
Accurate air quality forecasts can allow for mitigation of the health risks associated with high levels of air pollution. During September 2003, a team of NASA, NOAA, and EPA researchers demonstratedExpand
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Characteristics, sources, and transport of aerosols measured in spring 2008 during the aerosol, radiation, and cloud processes affecting Arctic Climate (ARCPAC) Project
Abstract. We present an overview of the background, scientific goals, and execution of the Aerosol, Radiation, and Cloud Processes affecting Arctic Climate (ARCPAC) project of April 2008. We thenExpand
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A climatology of stratospheric polar vortices and anticyclones
[1] United Kingdom Meteorological Office global analyses from 1991 to 2001 are used to create a global climatology of stratospheric polar vortices and anticyclones. New methodologies are developedExpand
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Re‐formation of chlorine reservoirs in southern hemisphere polar spring
This paper focuses on the recovery of chlorine reservoir species in the lower stratosphere in late Antarctic spring. The investigations are based on measurements from the Halogen OccultationExpand
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Seasonal evolution of Rossby and gravity wave induced laminae in ozonesonde data obtained from Wallops Island, Virginia
A method for evaluating the seasonal evolution of ozone laminae using ozonesonde data is discussed. The method uses the correlation between small-scale ozone and potential temperature variations toExpand
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Overview of the Second Texas Air Quality Study (TexAQS II) and the Gulf of Mexico Atmospheric Composition and Climate Study (GoMACCS)
[1] The Second Texas Air Quality Study (TexAQS II) was conducted in eastern Texas during 2005 and 2006. This 2-year study included an intensive field campaign, TexAQS 2006/Gulf of Mexico AtmosphericExpand
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LIDAR-MEASURED WIND PROFILES The Missing Link in the Global Observing System
The three-dimensional global wind field is the most important remaining measurement needed to accurately assess the dynamics of the atmosphere. Wind information in the tropics, high latitudes, andExpand
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Tropospheric Emissions: Monitoring of Pollution (TEMPO).
  • P. Zoogman, X. Liu, +50 authors K. Chance
  • Environmental Science, Medicine
  • Journal of quantitative spectroscopy & radiative…
  • 7 January 2013
TEMPO was selected in 2012 by NASA as the first Earth Venture Instrument, for launch between 2018 and 2021. It will measure atmospheric pollution for greater North America from space usingExpand
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An overview of the 2013 Las Vegas Ozone Study (LVOS): Impact of stratospheric intrusions and long-range transport on surface air quality
The 2013 Las Vegas Ozone Study (LVOS) was conducted in the late spring and early summer of 2013 to assess the seasonal contribution of stratosphere-to-troposphere transport (STT) and long-rangeExpand
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