Using Remote Sensing in Atmospheric Applications
Monitoring gases, radiation, water vapor, and other data using remotely-sensed images have led to an expanded comprehension of physical and chemical processes in the atmosphere over the past decade. LiDAR has been used to monitor trace gases from the ground level up to the stratosphere with a high range resolution. RADAR has been used for weather forecasting and many other tracking of weather related phenomena.
KeywordsMethane Dioxide Dust Microwave Europe
- H.H. Aumann, M.T. Chahine, C. Gautier, M.D. Goldberg, E. Kalnay, L.M. McMillin, H. Revercomb, P.W. Rosenkranz, W.L. Smith, D.H. Staelin, L.L. Strow, J. Susskind, AIRS/AMSU/HSB on the Aqua Mission: design, science objectives, data products, and processing systems. IEEE. Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens. 41(2), 253–264 (2003)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
- Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Climate Change 2007: Synthesis Report. Contribution of Working Groups I, II and III to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Core Writing Team, Pachauri, R.K and Reisinger, A. (eds.)]. IPCC, Geneva (2007a)Google Scholar
- Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Solomon, S., Qin D., Manning M., Chen Z., Marquis M., Averyt K.B., Tignor M. and Miller H.L. (eds.)]. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge (2007b)Google Scholar
- W. Sprigg, S. Morain, G. Pejanovic, A. Budge, W. Hudspeth, B. Barbaris, Public-health applications in remote sensing. SPIE (2009), http://spie.org/documents/Newsroom/Imported/1488/1488_5434_0_2009-02-09.pdf. Accessed 30 Oct 2011
- D. Struck, Dust storms overseas carry contaminants to U.S. Washington, D.C.: Washington Post. 6 February 2008Google Scholar