Microwave radiometric technique to retrieve vapor, liquid and ice. I. Development of a neural network-based inversion method

@article{Li1997MicrowaveRT,
  title={Microwave radiometric technique to retrieve vapor, liquid and ice. I. Development of a neural network-based inversion method},
  author={Li Li and Jothiram Vivekanandan and Chi Hou Chan and Leung Tsang},
  journal={IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote. Sens.},
  year={1997},
  volume={35},
  pages={224-236}
}
With the advent of the microwave radiometer, passive remote sensing of clouds and precipitation has become an indispensable tool in a variety of meteorological and oceanographical applications. There is wide interest in the quantitative retrieval of water vapor, cloud liquid, and ice using brightness temperature observations in scientific studies such as Earth's radiation budget and microphysical processes of winter and summer clouds. Emission and scattering characteristics of hydrometeors… 
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