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Volume 9, issue 7
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 3205–3222, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-9-3205-2016
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Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 3205–3222, 2016
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Research article 22 Jul 2016

Research article | 22 Jul 2016

Intercomparison of aerosol extinction profiles retrieved from MAX-DOAS measurements

U. Frieß et al.
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This article describes the first direct comparison of aerosol extinction profiles from Multi-Axis DOAS measurements of the oxygen collision complex using five different retrieval algorithms. A comparison of the retrieved profiles with co-located aerosol measurements shows good agreement with respect to profile shape and aerosol optical thickness. This study shows that MAX-DOAS is a simple, versatile and cost-effective method for the measurement of aerosol properties in the lower troposphere.
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