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Cirrus

Author: David K Lynch
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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First Authors. 1. Cirrus: History and Definition, David K. Lynch. 2. Cirrus Clouds: A Modern Perspective, Kenneth Sassen. 3. Ice Crystals in Cirrus, John Hallett, William P. Arnott, Matthew P. Bailey, and Joan T. Hallett. 4. Mid-latitude and Tropical Cirrus: Microphysical Properties, Andrew J. Heymsfield and Greg M. McFarquhar. 5. Laboratory Studies of Cirrus Cloud Processes, Paul DeMott. 6. Cirrus and Weather: A  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Cirrus.
Cambridge ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002
(DLC) 00021315
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David K Lynch
ISBN: 9780195351392 0195351398 1280833157 9781280833151 9786610833153 661083315X
OCLC Number: 646787489
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 480 pages) : illustrations
Contents: First Authors; 1. Cirrus: History and Definition; 2. Cirrus: A Modern Perspective; 3. Ice Crystals in Cirrus; 4. Mid-latitude and Tropical Cirrus: Microphysical Properties; 5. Laboratory Studies of Cirrus Cloud Processes; 6. Cirrus and Weather: A Satellite Perspective; 7. Satellite Remote Sensing of Cirrus; 8. Ground-based Remote Sensing of Cirrus Clouds; 9. Molecular-Backscatter Lidar Profiling of the Volume-Scattering Coefficient in Cirrus; 10. Structural and Optical Properties of Cirrus from LIRAD-type Observations; 11. Contrail Cirrus; 12. Subvisual Cirrus.
Responsibility: edited by David K. Lynch [and others].

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As the next generation weather satellites are being designed, the impact of cirrus on remote sensing and the global energy budget must be recognized and accommodated. This book, devoted entirely to  Read more...

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