Articles | Volume 20, issue 18
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 10845–10864, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-10845-2020

Special issue: Satellite and ground-based remote sensing of aerosol optical,...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 10845–10864, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-10845-2020

Research article 18 Sep 2020

Research article | 18 Sep 2020

Aerosol solar radiative forcing near the Taklimakan Desert based on radiative transfer and regional meteorological simulations during the Dust Aerosol Observation-Kashi campaign

Li Li et al.

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AR by Li Li on behalf of the Authors (23 May 2020)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Referee Nomination & Report Request started (24 Jun 2020) by Jianping Huang
RR by Anonymous Referee #2 (26 Jun 2020)
RR by Anonymous Referee #1 (05 Jul 2020)
ED: Publish subject to minor revisions (review by editor) (08 Jul 2020) by Jianping Huang
AR by Lorena Grabowski on behalf of the Authors (25 Jul 2020)  Author's response
ED: Publish as is (27 Jul 2020) by Jianping Huang
AR by Li Li on behalf of the Authors (28 Jul 2020)  Author's response    Manuscript
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Dust Aerosol Observation-Kashi (DAO-K) campaign was conducted near the Taklimakan Desert in April 2019 to obtain comprehensive aerosol, atmosphere, and surface parameters. Estimations of aerosol solar radiative forcing by a radiative transfer (RT) model were improved based on the measured aerosol parameters, additionally considering atmospheric profiles and diurnal variations of surface albedo. RT simulations agree well with simultaneous irradiance observations, even in dust-polluted conditions.
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