CRTM can quantitatively simulate the aerosol effect on satellite radiances. Sensitivity studies show that the dust aerosol may reduce modeling brightness temperature by 1 Kelvin at 11 μm and 4 Kelvin at 3.7 μm.
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(010.0010) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric and oceanic optics
(010.1280) Atmospheric and oceanic optics : Atmospheric composition
(290.0290) Scattering : Scattering
(290.1090) Scattering : Aerosol and cloud effects
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