Articles | Volume 14, issue 24
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 13377–13390, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-14-13377-2014

Special issue: Monitoring atmospheric composition and climate, research in...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 13377–13390, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-14-13377-2014

Research article 16 Dec 2014

Research article | 16 Dec 2014

Daily global fire radiative power fields estimation from one or two MODIS instruments

S. Remy and J. W. Kaiser

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This paper describes a method to correct the bias in daily fire radiative power (FRP) observations from any low Earth orbit satellite, so that that the budget of daily smoke emissions remains independent of the number of satellites from which FRP observations are taken into account. This ensures the possibility of running a system assimilating observations from several sensors, e.g. the Global Fire Assimilation System (GFAS), in case of failure of one of the MODIS instruments.
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