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AODisaggregation: toward global aerosol vertical profiles

  title={AODisaggregation: toward global aerosol vertical profiles},
  author={Shahine Bouabid and Duncan Watson‐Parris and Sofija Stefanovi'c and Athanasios Nenes and D. Sejdinovic},
Aerosol-cloud interactions constitute the largest source of uncertainty in assessments of the anthropogenic climate change. This uncertainty arises in part from the difficulty in measuring the vertical distributions of aerosols, and only sporadic vertically resolved observations are available. We often have to settle for less informative vertically aggregated proxies such as aerosol optical depth (AOD). In this work, we develop a framework for the vertical disaggregation of AOD into extinction… 

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