The MODIS Aerosol Algorithm, Products, and Validation

@article{Remer2005TheMA,
  title={The MODIS Aerosol Algorithm, Products, and Validation},
  author={Lorraine A. Remer and Yoram J. Kaufman and Didier Tanr{\'e} and Shana Mattoo and D. Allen Chu and J. Vanderlei Martins and Rong-Rong Li and Charles Ichoku and Robert C. Levy and Richard Kleidman and Thomas F. Eck and Eric F. Vermote and Brent N. Holben},
  journal={Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences},
  year={2005},
  volume={62},
  pages={947-973}
}
The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) aboard both NASA’s Terra and Aqua satellites is making near-global daily observations of the earth in a wide spectral range (0.41–15 m). These measurements are used to derive spectral aerosol optical thickness and aerosol size parameters over both land and ocean. The aerosol products available over land include aerosol optical thickness at three visible wavelengths, a measure of the fraction of aerosol optical thickness attributed to the… 

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