On the choice of retrieval variables in the inversion of remotely sensed atmospheric measurements
Authors: Ridolfi M., Sgheri L.
Autors Affiliation: Univ Bologna, Dipartimento Fis & Astron, I-40126 Bologna, Italy
CNR, Ist Applicaz Calcolo, Florence, Italy
Abstract: In this paper we introduce new variables that can be used to retrieve the atmospheric continuum emission in the inversion of remote sensing measurements. This modification tackles the so-called sloppy model problem. We test this approach on an extensive set of real measurements from the Michelson Interferometer for Passive Atmospheric Sounding. The newly introduced variables permit to achieve a more stable inversion and a smaller value of the minimum of the cost function. (C) 2013 OSA
Journal/Review: OPTICS EXPRESS
Volume: 21 (9) Pages from: 11465 to: 1147
KeyWords: ALTITUDE-DEPENDENT REGULARIZATION; PROFILE RETRIEVALS; MIPASDOI: 10.1364/OE.21.011465Citations: 3data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2022-01-23References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here