Accession Number:

ADA611941

Title:

Characterization of Atmospheric Mineral Dust from Radiometric and Polarimetric Remote Sensing

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

GEORGIA INST OF TECH ATLANTA SCHOOL OF EARTH AND ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The overall goal is to improve an understanding of the properties of mineral aerosols and their interactions with visible and IR atmospheric radiation, and to develop the dust optical models needed for new satellite radiometric and polarimetric sensors proposed for the NPOESS and other satellite missions.

Subject Categories:

  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE