Estimating surface visibility at Hong Kong from ground-based LIDAR, sun photometer and operational MODIS products.

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Hong Kong's surface visibility has decreased in recent years due to air pollution from rapid social and economic development in the region. In addition to deteriorating health standards, reduced visibility disrupts routine civil and public operations, most notably transportation and aviation. Regional estimates of visibility solved operationally using… (More)

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@article{Shahzad2013EstimatingSV, title={Estimating surface visibility at Hong Kong from ground-based LIDAR, sun photometer and operational MODIS products.}, author={Muhammad Imran Shahzad and Janet E. Nichol and Jun Wang and James R. Campbell and Pak Wai Chan}, journal={Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association}, year={2013}, volume={63 9}, pages={1098-110} }