Overview of the CALIPSO Version 4 Lidar Data Products

Abstract : NASA’s Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observations (CALIPSO) mission is scheduled to release version 4 of their level 2 data products in the fall of 2016. This presentation will highlight some of the many significant improvements delivered by the version 4 CALIPSO lidar cloud and aerosol data products, with a particular focus on the retrieval of extinction-to-backscatter ratios for both ice clouds and water clouds.
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Mark A. Vaughan, Anne Garnier, Jason L. Tackett, Melody A. Avery, Jayanta Kar, et al.. Overview of the CALIPSO Version 4 Lidar Data Products. Eighth Symposium on Lidar Atmospheric Applications, Jan 2016, Seattle, United States. ⟨insu-01442653⟩

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