Accession Number : ADA623228


Title :   Improving Aerosol and Visibility Forecasting Capabilities Using Current and Future Generations of Satellite Observations


Descriptive Note : Interim rept. 1 Oct 2014-31 May 2015


Corporate Author : NORTH DAKOTA UNIV GRAND FORKS DEPT OF ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES


Personal Author(s) : Zhang, Jianglong


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA623228


Report Date : 27 Aug 2015


Pagination or Media Count : 14


Abstract : The goal of this project is to improve the Navy's aerosol and visibility forecast capability through the development of advanced aerosol data assimilation schemes and construction of reliable data streams for operational aerosol data assimilation. Research findings from this 5-year project have been reported through more than 25 submitted/published authored and coauthored peer-reviewed journal papers and more than 30 conference presentations.


Descriptors :   *AEROSOLS , *ARTIFICIAL SATELLITES , *ELECTROOPTICS , *VISIBILITY , FORECASTING , PROPAGATION , REMOTE DETECTION , SPECTRORADIOMETERS


Subject Categories : Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices
      Optics
      Unmanned Spacecraft


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE