SCIATRAN 2.0 – A new radiative transfer model for geophysical applications in the 175–2400 nm spectral region

@article{Rozanov2004SCIATRAN2,
  title={SCIATRAN 2.0 – A new radiative transfer model for geophysical applications in the 175–2400 nm spectral region},
  author={A. Rozanov and V. Rozanov and M. Buchwitz and A. Kokhanovsky and J. Burrows},
  journal={Advances in Space Research},
  year={2004},
  volume={36},
  pages={1015-1019}
}
Abstract A successor version of the SCIATRAN radiative transfer model (RTM) has been developed to perform radiative transfer modeling in any observation geometry appropriate to measurements of the scattered solar radiation in the Earth’s atmosphere. The model is designed to be used as a forward model in the retrieval of atmospheric constituents from measurements of scattered solar light by satellite, ground-based, or airborne instruments in UV–Vis–NIR spectral region. Furthermore, it can be… Expand
Initial results for the coupled and extended SCIATRAN version including radiation processes in the water.
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