Articles | Volume 10, issue 3
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 10, 1301–1326, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-10-1301-2018
Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 10, 1301–1326, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-10-1301-2018

  20 Jul 2018

20 Jul 2018

A general database of hydrometeor single scattering properties at microwave and sub-millimetre wavelengths

Patrick Eriksson et al.

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A main application of microwave remote sensing is to observe atmospheric particles consisting of ice. This application requires data on how particles with different shapes and sizes affect the observations. A database of such properties has been developed. The database is the most comprehensive of its type. Main strengths are a good representation of particles of aggregate type and broad frequency coverage.