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Advances in Meteorology
Volume 2011, Article ID 872857, 15 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/872857
Research Article

Comparison between Satellite Water Vapour Observations and Atmospheric Models’ Predictions of the Upper Tropospheric Thermal Radiation

1Earth Observation Research Center, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, 2-1-1 Sengen, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8505, Japan
2Department of Network and Computer Engineering, School of Information & Design Engineering, Tokai University, 2-28-4, Tomigaya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 151-0063, Japan
3Center for Environmental Remote Sensing, Chiba University, 1-33 Yayoi-cho, Inage-ku, Chiba 263-8522, Japan
4Center for Global Environmental Research, National Institute for Environmental Studies, 16-2 Onogawa, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8506, Japan

Received 14 October 2011; Accepted 12 December 2011

Academic Editor: Klaus Dethloff

Copyright © 2011 J. R. Dim et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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