Optical Properties of Aerosols and Clouds

OPAC at WDC-RSAT

You can use the following forms to extract and calculate optical parameters of aerosols or clouds from the OPAC data base (Version 3.1.1).
The content of the data base and the functionality of the software are identical to the version OPAC 3.1.1 distributed at the Meteorological Institute Munich.

The OPAC paper:

Hess, M., P. Koepke, and I. Schult (1998): Optical Properties of Aerosols and Clouds: The software package OPAC, Bull. Am. Met. Soc., 79, 831-844.

can be downloaded as PDF file.