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Volume 16, issue 1
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 247–264, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-247-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 247–264, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-247-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 18 Jan 2016

Research article | 18 Jan 2016

Radiative and thermodynamic responses to aerosol extinction profiles during the pre-monsoon month over South Asia

Y. Feng et al.

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Aerosol radiative effects are of great importance for climate studies over South Asia, such as the weakening of the South Asian monsoon in the 20th century. This study reveals the altitude dependence of commonly underestimated aerosol radiative properties over this region. It further demonstrates the importance of constraining aerosol vertical distributions and partitioning of scattering vs absorbing aerosols in simulating the subsequent regional dynamical and hydrological responses to aerosols.
Aerosol radiative effects are of great importance for climate studies over South Asia, such as...
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