The 1Km high spatial resolution MODIS imager is used to quality control cloud-cleared radiances from the 14Km high spectral infrared sounder AIRS. This is accomplished by finding MODIS clear radiances values within the AIRS footprint.
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(010.0010) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric and oceanic optics
(010.1280) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric composition
(280.0280) Remote sensing and sensors : Remote sensing and sensors
M. D. Goldberg, L. Zhou, T. King, W. Wolf, and C. Barnet, "Using MODIS with AIRS to Improve the Accuracy of AIRS Cloud Cleared Radiances," in Fourier Transform Spectroscopy/ Hyperspectral Imaging and Sounding of the Environment, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper HTuB3.