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The importance of temporal collocation for the evaluation of aerosol models with observations

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It is often implicitly assumed that over suitably long periods the mean of observations and models should be comparable, even if they have different temporal sampling. We assess the errors incurred due to ignoring temporal sampling and show that they are of similar magnitude as (but smaller than) actual model errors (20–60 %).

Using temporal sampling from remote-sensing data sets, the satellite imager MODIS (MODerate resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer) and the ground-based sun pho...

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Peer reviewed
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10.5194/acp-16-1065-2016

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MPLS, Physics, Atmos Ocean and Planet Physics
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MPLS, Physics, Atmos Ocean and Planet Physics
Publisher:
European Geosciences Union Publisher's website
Journal:
Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Journal website
Volume:
16
Issue:
2
Pages:
1065-1079
Publication date:
2016
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ISSN:
1680-7316
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uuid:9e2fedc5-cf9e-4db0-b694-4df79be150d5
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598658
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pubs:598658

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