Polarimetric Detection, Characterization and Remote Sensing

ISBN: 978-94-007-1635-3 (Print) 978-94-007-1636-0 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

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    Pages 1-30

    Stellar spectropolarimetry: basic principles, observing strategies, and diagnostics of magnetic fields

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    Pages 31-48

    Reflection symmetry of a sphere’s internal field and its consequences on scattering: behavior of the Stokes parameters

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    Pages 49-78

    Light scattering by large faceted particles

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    Pages 79-116

    Regularization of inverse problems in atmospheric remote sensing

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    Pages 117-136

    Light scattering resonances in small particles with electric and magnetic optical properties

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    Pages 137-176

    Laboratory measurements of light scattered by clouds and layers of solid particles using an imaging technique

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    Pages 177-204

    High sensitivity polarimetry: techniques and applications

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    Pages 205-232

    Aerosol retrievals under partly cloudy conditions: challenges and perspectives

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    Pages 233-260

    Astrophysical polarimetry in Ukraine

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    Pages 261-276

    Photopolarimetric remote sensing of aggregates in cosmic dust

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    Pages 277-294

    Astrobiological remote sensing with circular polarization

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    Pages 295-312

    Inferring properties of dust within small bodies of the solar system through observations and simulations of the linear polarization of scattered solar light

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    Pages 313-340

    Semi-empirical BRDF and BPDF models applied to the problem of aerosol retrievals over land: testing on airborne data and implications for modeling of top-of-atmosphere measurements

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    Pages 341-382

    An estimation of surface albedo from the SEVIRI/MSG observing system by using POLDER BRDF measurements

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    Pages 383-408

    Plasmonic spectroscopy of 2D densely packed and layered metallic nanostructures

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    Pages 409-436

    Opposition optical phenomena in planetary astrophysics: observational results

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    Pages 437-472

    Mueller-matrix characterization of biological tissues

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    Pages 473-500

    Plasmonic optical properties and the polarization modulation technique

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    Pages 501-542

    Inferring microstructure and turbulence properties in rain through observations and simulations of signal spectra measured with Doppler–polarimetric radars

  21. Back Matter

    Pages 543-550