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F. G. Fernald, “Analysis of Atmospheric Lidar Observation: Some Comments,” Appl. Opt. 23, 652–653 (1984).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. Sasano, H. Nakane, “Significance of the Extinction/ Backscatter Ratio and the Boundary Value Term in the Solution for the Two-Component Lidar Equation,” Appl. Opt. 23, 11–13 (1984).

[CrossRef]

T. Takamura, M. Tanaka, T. Nakajima, “Effects of Atmospheric Humidity on the Refractive Index and the Size Distribution of Aerosols as Estimated from Light Scattering Measurements,” J. Meteorol. Soc. Jpn. 62, 573–582 (1984).

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M. D. King, “Sensitivity of Constrained Linear Inversions to the Selection of the Lagrange Multiplier,” J. Atmos. Sci. 39, 1356–1369 (1982).

[CrossRef]

M. Tanaka, T. Nakajima, T. Takamura, “Simultaneous Determination of Complex Refractive Index and Size Distribution of Airborne and Water-Suspended Particles from Light Scattering Measurements,” J. Meteorol. Soc. Jpn. 60, 1259–1272 (1982).

J. D. Spinhirne, J. A. Reagan, B. M. Herman, “Vertical Distribution of Aerosol Extinction Cross Section and Interference of Aerosol Imaginary Index in the Troposphere by Lidar Technique,” J. Appl. Meteorol. 19, 426–438 (1980).

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J. D. Spinhirne, J. A. Reagan, B. M. Herman, “Vertical Distribution of Aerosol Extinction Cross Section and Interference of Aerosol Imaginary Index in the Troposphere by Lidar Technique,” J. Appl. Meteorol. 19, 426–438 (1980).

[CrossRef]

D. J. Hoffmann, J. M. Rosen, “Sulfuric Acid Droplet Formation and Growth in the Stratosphere after the 1982 Eruption of El Chicon,” Science 222, 325–327 (1983).

[CrossRef]

C. E. Junge, “The Size Distribution and Aging of Natural Aerosols as Determined from Electrical and Optical Data in the Atmosphere,”J. Meteorol. 12, 13–25 (1955).

[CrossRef]

M. D. King, “Sensitivity of Constrained Linear Inversions to the Selection of the Lagrange Multiplier,” J. Atmos. Sci. 39, 1356–1369 (1982).

[CrossRef]

H. Müller, H. Quenzel, “Information Content of Multispectral Lidar Measurements with Respect to the Aerosol Size Distribution,” Appl. Opt. 24, 648–654 (1985).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. Heintzenberg, H. Müller, H. Quenzel, E. Thomalla, “Information Content of Optical Data with Respect to Aerosol Properties: Numerical Studies with a Randomized Minimization-Search-Technique Inversion Algorithm,” Appl. Opt. 20, 1308–1315 (1981).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

T. Takamura, M. Tanaka, T. Nakajima, “Effects of Atmospheric Humidity on the Refractive Index and the Size Distribution of Aerosols as Estimated from Light Scattering Measurements,” J. Meteorol. Soc. Jpn. 62, 573–582 (1984).

M. Tanaka, T. Nakajima, T. Takamura, “Simultaneous Determination of Complex Refractive Index and Size Distribution of Airborne and Water-Suspended Particles from Light Scattering Measurements,” J. Meteorol. Soc. Jpn. 60, 1259–1272 (1982).

Y. Sasano, H. Nakane, “Significance of the Extinction/ Backscatter Ratio and the Boundary Value Term in the Solution for the Two-Component Lidar Equation,” Appl. Opt. 23, 11–13 (1984).

[CrossRef]

H. Nakane et al., “Obtaining Quantitative Aerosol Concentration Distribution for Wide Area with Large Laser Radar,” Research Report from the National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan, No. 77, 75–98 (1985), in Japanese.

D. L. Phillips, “A Technique for the Numerical Solution of Certain Integral Equations of the First Kind,” J. Assoc. Comput. Mach. 9, 84–97 (1962).

[CrossRef]

J. F. Potter, “Two-Frequency Lidar Inversion Technique,” Appl. Opt. 20, 1250–1256 (1987).

[CrossRef]

H. Müller, H. Quenzel, “Information Content of Multispectral Lidar Measurements with Respect to the Aerosol Size Distribution,” Appl. Opt. 24, 648–654 (1985).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. Heintzenberg, H. Müller, H. Quenzel, E. Thomalla, “Information Content of Optical Data with Respect to Aerosol Properties: Numerical Studies with a Randomized Minimization-Search-Technique Inversion Algorithm,” Appl. Opt. 20, 1308–1315 (1981).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. D. Spinhirne, J. A. Reagan, B. M. Herman, “Vertical Distribution of Aerosol Extinction Cross Section and Interference of Aerosol Imaginary Index in the Troposphere by Lidar Technique,” J. Appl. Meteorol. 19, 426–438 (1980).

[CrossRef]

D. J. Hoffmann, J. M. Rosen, “Sulfuric Acid Droplet Formation and Growth in the Stratosphere after the 1982 Eruption of El Chicon,” Science 222, 325–327 (1983).

[CrossRef]

H. Salemink, P. Schitanus, J. Bergwerff, “Atmospheric Parameters at 532 and 1064 nm: Quantitative Vertical Profiles, Humidity and Wavelength,” at Twelfth International Laser Radar Conference, Aix-en-Provence (1984).

Y. Sasano, E. V. Browell, S. Ismail, “Error Caused by Using a Constant Extinction/Backscattering Ratio in the Lidar Solution,” Appl. Opt. 24, 3929–3932 (1985).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. Sasano, H. Nakane, “Significance of the Extinction/ Backscatter Ratio and the Boundary Value Term in the Solution for the Two-Component Lidar Equation,” Appl. Opt. 23, 11–13 (1984).

[CrossRef]

Y. Sasano, E. V. Browell, “Wavelength Dependence of Aerosol Backscatter Coefficients Obtained by Multiple Wavelength Lidar Measurements,” at Thirteenth International Laser Radar Conference, Toronto (1986).

H. Salemink, P. Schitanus, J. Bergwerff, “Atmospheric Parameters at 532 and 1064 nm: Quantitative Vertical Profiles, Humidity and Wavelength,” at Twelfth International Laser Radar Conference, Aix-en-Provence (1984).

J. D. Spinhirne, J. A. Reagan, B. M. Herman, “Vertical Distribution of Aerosol Extinction Cross Section and Interference of Aerosol Imaginary Index in the Troposphere by Lidar Technique,” J. Appl. Meteorol. 19, 426–438 (1980).

[CrossRef]

T. Takamura, M. Tanaka, T. Nakajima, “Effects of Atmospheric Humidity on the Refractive Index and the Size Distribution of Aerosols as Estimated from Light Scattering Measurements,” J. Meteorol. Soc. Jpn. 62, 573–582 (1984).

M. Tanaka, T. Nakajima, T. Takamura, “Simultaneous Determination of Complex Refractive Index and Size Distribution of Airborne and Water-Suspended Particles from Light Scattering Measurements,” J. Meteorol. Soc. Jpn. 60, 1259–1272 (1982).

T. Takamura, M. Tanaka, T. Nakajima, “Effects of Atmospheric Humidity on the Refractive Index and the Size Distribution of Aerosols as Estimated from Light Scattering Measurements,” J. Meteorol. Soc. Jpn. 62, 573–582 (1984).

M. Tanaka, T. Nakajima, T. Takamura, “Simultaneous Determination of Complex Refractive Index and Size Distribution of Airborne and Water-Suspended Particles from Light Scattering Measurements,” J. Meteorol. Soc. Jpn. 60, 1259–1272 (1982).

G. Yamamoto, M. Tanaka, “Determination of Aerosol Size Distribution from Spectral Attenuation Measurements,” Appl. Opt. 8, 447–453 (1969).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. N. Tikhonov, “On the Solution of Incorrectly Stated Problems and a Method of Regularization,” Dokl. Arad. Nauk SSSR. 151, 501–504 (1963).

S. Twomey, “On the Numerical Solution of Fredholm Integral Equation of the First Kind by the Inversion of the Linear System Produced by Quadrature,” J. Assoc. Comput. Mach. 10, 97–101 (1963).

[CrossRef]

S. Twomey, Introduction to the Mathematics of Inversion in Remote Sensing and Indirect Measurements (Elsevier, New York, 1977).

G. Yamamoto, M. Tanaka, “Determination of Aerosol Size Distribution from Spectral Attenuation Measurements,” Appl. Opt. 8, 447–453 (1969).

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J. Heintzenberg, H. Müller, H. Quenzel, E. Thomalla, “Information Content of Optical Data with Respect to Aerosol Properties: Numerical Studies with a Randomized Minimization-Search-Technique Inversion Algorithm,” Appl. Opt. 20, 1308–1315 (1981).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

F. G. Fernald, “Analysis of Atmospheric Lidar Observation: Some Comments,” Appl. Opt. 23, 652–653 (1984).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. D. Klett, “Lidar Inversion with Variable Backscatter/Extinction Ratios,” Appl. Opt. 24, 1638–1643 (1985).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. Sasano, E. V. Browell, S. Ismail, “Error Caused by Using a Constant Extinction/Backscattering Ratio in the Lidar Solution,” Appl. Opt. 24, 3929–3932 (1985).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H. Müller, H. Quenzel, “Information Content of Multispectral Lidar Measurements with Respect to the Aerosol Size Distribution,” Appl. Opt. 24, 648–654 (1985).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. Sasano, H. Nakane, “Significance of the Extinction/ Backscatter Ratio and the Boundary Value Term in the Solution for the Two-Component Lidar Equation,” Appl. Opt. 23, 11–13 (1984).

[CrossRef]

J. F. Potter, “Two-Frequency Lidar Inversion Technique,” Appl. Opt. 20, 1250–1256 (1987).

[CrossRef]

A. N. Tikhonov, “On the Solution of Incorrectly Stated Problems and a Method of Regularization,” Dokl. Arad. Nauk SSSR. 151, 501–504 (1963).

J. D. Spinhirne, J. A. Reagan, B. M. Herman, “Vertical Distribution of Aerosol Extinction Cross Section and Interference of Aerosol Imaginary Index in the Troposphere by Lidar Technique,” J. Appl. Meteorol. 19, 426–438 (1980).

[CrossRef]

S. Twomey, “On the Numerical Solution of Fredholm Integral Equation of the First Kind by the Inversion of the Linear System Produced by Quadrature,” J. Assoc. Comput. Mach. 10, 97–101 (1963).

[CrossRef]

D. L. Phillips, “A Technique for the Numerical Solution of Certain Integral Equations of the First Kind,” J. Assoc. Comput. Mach. 9, 84–97 (1962).

[CrossRef]

M. D. King, “Sensitivity of Constrained Linear Inversions to the Selection of the Lagrange Multiplier,” J. Atmos. Sci. 39, 1356–1369 (1982).

[CrossRef]

C. E. Junge, “The Size Distribution and Aging of Natural Aerosols as Determined from Electrical and Optical Data in the Atmosphere,”J. Meteorol. 12, 13–25 (1955).

[CrossRef]

T. Takamura, M. Tanaka, T. Nakajima, “Effects of Atmospheric Humidity on the Refractive Index and the Size Distribution of Aerosols as Estimated from Light Scattering Measurements,” J. Meteorol. Soc. Jpn. 62, 573–582 (1984).

M. Tanaka, T. Nakajima, T. Takamura, “Simultaneous Determination of Complex Refractive Index and Size Distribution of Airborne and Water-Suspended Particles from Light Scattering Measurements,” J. Meteorol. Soc. Jpn. 60, 1259–1272 (1982).

D. J. Hoffmann, J. M. Rosen, “Sulfuric Acid Droplet Formation and Growth in the Stratosphere after the 1982 Eruption of El Chicon,” Science 222, 325–327 (1983).

[CrossRef]

H. Salemink, P. Schitanus, J. Bergwerff, “Atmospheric Parameters at 532 and 1064 nm: Quantitative Vertical Profiles, Humidity and Wavelength,” at Twelfth International Laser Radar Conference, Aix-en-Provence (1984).

H. Nakane et al., “Obtaining Quantitative Aerosol Concentration Distribution for Wide Area with Large Laser Radar,” Research Report from the National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan, No. 77, 75–98 (1985), in Japanese.

Y. Sasano, E. V. Browell, “Wavelength Dependence of Aerosol Backscatter Coefficients Obtained by Multiple Wavelength Lidar Measurements,” at Thirteenth International Laser Radar Conference, Toronto (1986).

S. Twomey, Introduction to the Mathematics of Inversion in Remote Sensing and Indirect Measurements (Elsevier, New York, 1977).