Atmospheric and Oceanic Optics

, Volume 30, Issue 5, pp 462–474 | Cite as

Remote sounding and mesoscale synoptic models in studying the urban boundary layer

  • V. P. YushkovEmail author
Remote Sensing of Atmosphere, Hydrosphere, and Underlying Surface


We analyze how remote sounding instruments can help to improve our understanding of the atmospheric boundary layer and how regional synoptic models can be used as a hindcasting tool in studying and perfecting boundary layer models. A method is suggested for estimating the quality of boundary layer reproduction in these models using remote sensing data.


remote sounding mesoscale model boundary layer megalopolis urban anomaly hindcasting 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Moscow State UniversityMoscowRussia

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