• Yuan WangEmail author
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Produced from anthropogenic and natural sources (IPCC 2007; Zhang et al. 2004, 2009), atmospheric aerosols play an important role in regulating the radiative balance of the Earth-Atmosphere system, directly by reflecting or absorbing the incoming solar radiation and indirectly by influencing cloud formation.


Aerosol Optical Depth Tropical Rainfall Measure Mission Pearl River Delta Storm Track Convective Available Potential Energy 
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  1. 1.California Institute of TechnologyPasadenaUSA

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