11th Conference on Atmospheric Radiation and the 11th Conference on Cloud Physics

Session 5: Remote Sensing of Aerosols

Thursday, 6 June 2002: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Organizer:  Philip Russell, NASA/Ames Research Center
  8:30 AM
Estimations of forest fire smoke forcing from surface measurements, satellite data, and trajectory modeling
Stephen J. Cox, SSAI, Hampton, VA; and P. W. Stackhouse Jr., B. A. Baum, R. B. Pierce, V. L. Harvey, M. Chiacchio, and J. C. Mikovitz

Poster PDF (3.1 MB)
  8:45 AM
Aerosol optical depth retrieval over land from the AVHRR pathfinder atmosphere data set
Kenneth R. Knapp, CIRA and NOAA/NESDIS/ORA, Camp Springs, MD


Poster PDF (43.0 kB)
  9:00 AM
Statistical Patterns in Aerosol Retrievals From NOAA/AVHRR and TRMM/VIRS
Alexander Ignatov, NOAA/NESDIS/ORA, Camp Springs, MD; and I. Laszlo and N. Nalli


Poster PDF (451.4 kB)
  9:15 AM
Towards a multisatellite climatology of aerosol amount and size
Igor V Geogdzhayev, Columbia University/NASA GISS, New York, NY; and M. Mishchenko

  9:30 AM
Aerosol Type Classification with SeaWiFS four-channel radiance data
Akiko Higurashi, National Institute for Environmental Studies, Ibaraki, Japan; and Teruyuki Nakajima, Center for Climate System Research, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Poster PDF (1.3 MB)
  9:45 AM
Identifying the spectral radiative signature of mineral dust: implications for remote sensing in the IR region
Irina N. Sokolik, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO; and N. S. Pougatchev, W. L. Smith, and D. Zhou