Dear Colleagues,
This WebSite is designed to make
our cooperation in the framework of the INTAS project 010239 “LIDAR
multiple scattering from clouds including spherical and nonspherical particles“
more effective. Any feedback is strongly appreciated. The following information
you can find here (papers, abstracts,
software, documents, misc.):
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S.M. Prigarin,
T.B. Zhuravleva, and P.V. Volikova. Poisson model
of multilayer broken clouds, Atmos.Oceanic Opt. (2002), Vol.15,
No.10, P.947954 /Russian version
is here/
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S.M. Prigarin, A. Martin, and G. Winkler. Numerical models
of binary random fields on the basis of thresholds of Gaussian functions (submitted
to Siberian Journal of Numerical Mathematics, the abstract is here)
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G.Z. Lotova, On some weight
Monte Carlo methods for investigating the asymptotical behavior of solution of
the transfer equation, Numerical Methods and Applications 2002, I. Dimov et
al. (Eds.), LNCS 2542, SpringerVerlag, 2003, P.117122
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V.S. Antyfeev, Retrieval of vertical profile of
the atmosphere compound using measurements of the emitted radiation (accepted
for publication in Russian Journal of Numerical Analysis and Mathematical
Modelling, the abstract is here)
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P.Bruscaglioni, G.Zaccanti, S.Del Bianco,
G.Bazzini, M.Gai, Monte
Carlo for multiple scattering and nonspherical particles (on the basis of
the poster paper presented at SPIE meeting “REMOTE SENSING EUROPE”, 812
September, 2003, Barcelona, Spain)
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Papers of MUSCLE13 (June 28 – July 1, 2004,
St.Petersburg, Russia; to be published
in Proc. SPIE, V.5829):

A. Cohen, M. Kleiman, Evidence suggesting the
shortening of the day from "sunrise" to "sunset" due to
global Change

P. Bruscaglioni, S. Del Bianko, F. Martelli, G.
Zaccanti, G. Bazzini, M. Gai, A. Ismaelli, On Monte Carlo for nonspherical and
chiral particles

S.M. Prigarin, A.G. Borovoi, P. Bruscaglioni,
A. Cohen, I.A. Grishin, U.G. Oppel, T.B. Zhuravleva, Monte Carlo simulation of
radiation transfer in optically anisotropic clouds

S.M. Prigarin, U.G. Oppel, A hypothesis of
"fractal" optical anisotropy in clouds and Monte Carlo simulation of
relative radiation effects

A. Borovoi, A. Cohen, N. Kustova, U. Oppel,
Development of an optical model for cirrus clouds

N.V. Kustova, A.G. Borovoi, U.G. Oppel,
Extinctiontobackscatter ratio calculated for ice crystal particles

A. Burnashov, A. Borovoi, Institute of
Atmospheric Optics (Russia); A. Cohen, U. Oppel, Scattering matrices for ice
crystal particles with preferred orientations

U.G. Oppel, Diffusion patterns of a pulsed
laser beam seen by a monostatic and a bistatic CCD lidar

M. Kleiman, I. Gurvich, A. Cohen, Analytical
approximation for multiple RamanMie scattering

A.Y.S. Cheng, G. Czerwinski, Retrieval of
particle size of C1 clouds using a bistatic lidar

M. Wengenmayer, Some comments on the retrieval
of the extinction profile from multiply scattered lidar returns
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P.Bruscaglioni, A.Ismaelli, A
simple algorithm for multiple reflectionrefraction of rays from smooth surface
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APPENDIX
to the INTAS project 010239 Web
Site document "Monte Carlo and nonspherical and chiral particles" by
Piero Bruscaglioni et al.
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A brief article from the Italian team: Justifying
a couple of relationships of the paper "On Monte Carlo for
nonspherical and chiral particles" by P.Bruscaglioni et al. (INTAS project 010239 Web Site)
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Abstracts
of presentations at 13th International Workshop on LIDAR Multiple
Scattering (MUSCLE13),
June 28 – July 1, 2004, St.Petersburg, Russia, including:

A.
Cohen, M. Kleiman, Multiple Scattering and the Changes in the Length of the Day
from the Apparent Sunrise to the apparent Sunset Due to Global Change, P.99

M.A.
Sviridenkov, P.P. Anikin, and T.B. Zhuravleva, Retrieval of Aerosol Optical and
Radiative Properties from ClearSky Measurements, P.1111

P.
Bruscaglioni, S. del Bianco, F. Martelli, G. Zaccanti, G. Bazzini, M. Gay,
Monte Carlo and NonSpherical Particles, P.2525

S.M.
Prigarin, A.G. Borovoi, A.Cohen, I.A. Grishin, U.G. Oppel, T.B. Zhuravleva,
Monte Carlo simulation of radiation transfer in optically anisotropic clouds,
P.3333

S.M.
Prigarin, “Fractal” optical anisotropy in clouds and Monte Carlo simulation of
relative radiation effects, P.3535

A.
Borovoi, A. Cohen, N. Kustova, U. Oppel, Development of an optical model for
cirrus clouds, P.4141

N.
Kustova, A. Borovoi, U. Oppel, D. Winker, Backscattering Mueller matrix for
hexagonal ice crystal particles, P.4242

A.
Burnashov, A. Borovoi, A. Cohen, U. Oppel, A. Mokhosoev, Scattering matrices
for ice crystal particles with preferred orientations, P.4343

U.
Oppel, Diffusion Patterns of a Pulsed Laser Beam Seen from a Monostatic and a
Bistatic CCD Lidar, P.4547

M.
Kleiman, A. Cohen, I. Gurwich, N. Shiloa, Analytical Approximation for Multiple
RamanMie Scattering, P.5050

A.Y.S.
Cheng, G. Czerwinski , Retrieval of Particle Size of C1 and C2 Clouds from
Multiple Scattering Using a Bistatic Lidar, P.5151

M.
Wengenmayer, Some Comments on the Retrieval of the Extinction Profile from
Multiply Scattered Lidar Returns, P.5252
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Sergei M. Prigarin, Anatoli G.
Borovoi, Ariel Cohen, Igor A. Grishin, Ulrich G. Oppel, and Tatiana B.
Zhuravleva. Monte
Carlo simulation of radiation transfer in crystal clouds with particles
stochastically oriented in space and in horizontal plane (accepted to
Xth International Symposium "Atmospheric
and Ocean Optics. Atmospheric Physics", June 24  28, 2003, Tomsk)
·
Ulrich G. Oppel and Sergei M.
Prigarin. Remote
sensing, radiative transfer equations, and Markov jump processes (accepted
to Xth International Symposium "Atmospheric
and Ocean Optics. Atmospheric Physics", June 24  28, 2003, Tomsk)
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Galiya Z. Lotova, Sergei M.
Prigarin. Comparative
analysis of different versions of local estimators in Monte Carlo simulation
for monostatic LIDAR returns (accepted to Xth International Symposium "Atmospheric and Ocean Optics.
Atmospheric Physics", June 24  28, 2003, Tomsk)
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Galiya Z. Lotova, On some weight Monte Carlo
methods for investigating the asymptotical behaviour of solution of the
transfer equation, Fifth International
Conference on Numerical Methods and Applications  NM&A 02, August 2024,
2002, Borovets, BULGARIA, P.35
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Sergei M. Prigarin and Tatiana B. Zhuravleva,
Monte
Carlo simulation of angular distributions for radiation fields in water drop and cirrus
clouds (accepted to International Conference on Mathematical Models
in Geophysics, MMG2003, Akademgorodok, Novosibirsk, Russia, October, 812,
2003.)
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Zhuravleva
T.B., Petrushin A.G. Simulation
of optical and radiative characteristics of mixedphase broken clouds
(shortwave spectral range) // Abstracts of IX Joint international
symposium: Atmospheric and Ocean Optics. Atmospheric Physics. July 25, 2002,
Tomsk, Russia, P.60
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Zhuravleva
T.B. Simulation
of Radiative Properties of IceCrystal Broken Clouds // Abstracts of
International Workshop on Multiple Scattering LIDAR Experiments (MUSCLE XII).
September 1012, 2002, Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany, P.36
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Program PolyMie to calculate optical
properties (phase function and matrix, extinction and absorption coefficients)
of water droplet clouds: description,
version
for IBM PC DOS, another
version for IBM PC DOS (including
lognormal and arbitrary distributions for droplets’ size), version
for UNIX, examples
of calculation, additional
description.
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Program Mie
is aimed to compute phase functions for clouds of spherical particles (of water
or ice). Analogue of program PolyMie.
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Program Layer_1
for Monte Carlo simulation of radiation transfer (for a
planeparallel stationary source) in a plane layer with optically homogeneous
and isotropic medium
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"Random.exe"
is the program for calculation of all nonzero elements of Muller matrix for
randomly oriented ice crystal particles of various convex shapes
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"Facet_Tracing.exe"
is the code for calculation the light scattering by ice particles of various
convex shapes for a fixed particle orientation
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Program LIDA_1
for Monte Carlo simulation of monostatic LIDAR temporal return signals for
different scattering orders (without polarization).
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Program LIDA_1b
for Monte Carlo simulation of bistatic LIDAR temporal return signals for
different scattering orders (without polarization).
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Program to test results of numerical calculations of Mueller matrices in IQ
form for randomly oriented nonspherical particles.
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Program Layer_1A
for Monte Carlo simulation of radiation transfer (for a planeparallel
stationary source) in a plane layer with optically homogeneous and anisotropic
(!) medium (preliminary release).
Documents and official
information
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COOPERATION AGREEMENT
INTAS  OPEN CALL 2001
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A table of
the complex refractive index of water
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A report
“Simulation of multiply scattered monostatic LIDAR signals” written by Sergei
M. Prigarin during his visit to Prof. Ulrich G. Oppel (LMU)
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A list of participants
of the project (under construction)
Updated: January, 2005 by
Sergei M. Prigarin (smp@osmf.sscc.ru)