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We investigate atmospheric radiation, both as a driver for climate change and as a tool for the remote sensing of Earth's atmosphere and surface. Our Climate research program seeks to better understand how our planet reached its present state, and how it may respond to future drivers, both natural and anthropogenic.

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Christine Chiu - 613 Special Seminar
Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Ground-based cloud observations have been primarily made from a vertically pointing view in the past. Consequently, cloud evolution and 3D structures must be derived based on certain assumptions, ma…