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Early Publications on the Aerosol Index


Herman, J. R., P. K. Bhartia, O. Torres, C. Hsu, C. Seftor, and E. Celarier, Global distribution of UV-absorbing aerosols from Nimbus-7/TOMS data. J. Geophys. Res., 102, 16,911-16,922, 1997.

Torres, O., P. K. Bhartia, J. R. Herman, and Z. Ahmad, 1998: Derivation of aerosol properties from satellite measurements of backscattered ultraviolet radiation. theoretical basis. J. Geophys. Res., 103, 17,099-17,110.

Krotkov, N. A., P. K. Bhartia, J. R. Herman, V. Fioletov, and J. Kerr, 1998: Satellite estimation of spectral surface UV irradiance in the presence of tropospheric aerosols 1: Cloud free case. J. Geophys. Res., 103, 8779-879, 1998

Hsu, N. C., J. R. Herman, O. Torres, B. N. Holben, D. Tanre, T. F. Eck, A. Smirnov, B. Chatenet, and F. Lavenu, 1999: Comparisons of the TOMS aerosol index with sun photometer aerosol optical thickness. J. Geophys. Res., 104, 6269-6279.

Hsu, N. C., J. R. Herman, J. F. Gleason, O. Torres, C. J. Seftor, 1999: Satellite detection of smoke aerosols over a snow/ice surface by TOMS. Geophys. Res. Lett., 26, 1165-1168.

Chiapello, I., Goloub, P, Tanre, D. Marchand, A., Herman J., and Torres, O., Aerosol detection by TOMS and POLDER over oceanic regions, J. Geophys. Res., 7133-7142, 2000.