Vol. 3, issue 01, article # 15

Aldoshina O.I., Gorshkov M.N., Rublev A.N. Pulse response of the cloudy atmosphere calculated at large zenith angles for optical path thicknesses from 1 to 100 taking into account the spherical geometry of the earth. // Atmospheric and oceanic optics. 1990. V. 3. No. 01. P. 77-83.
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Abstract:

A Monte-Carlo based technique and computer algorithm are presented for calculating the pulse response functions of a multilayer spherical cloudy atmosphere (optical thicknesses from 1 to 100) to isotropic pulses from a subcloud point source.
Depending on the optical thickness of the cloud layer the relative systematic rms error of the algorithm varies from 2.5% to 25%.

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