The Submillimeter-Wave Cloud Ice Radiometer


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Title

Motivation for Submillimeter Remote Sensing of Cirrus Clouds

Submillimeter Sensing of Cirrus Schematic

Modeled Effect of Cirrus Clouds

Submillimeter-Wave Cloud Ice Radiometer

SWCIR Receivers

Picture of 643 GHz Receiver

Frequency Selection Procedure

SWCIR Receiver Bandpasses

Weighting Functions of SWCIR

SWCIR Receiver Performance

SWCIR Design from Exterior

SWCIR Design from Interior

Picture of SWCIR in Lab at JPL

Retrieval Simulation for SWCIR

CDF of Simulated IWP

Retrieval Simulation Results

Conclusions

Author: Frank Evans

E-mail: evans@nit.colorado.edu

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