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Machine learning methods tell us about the history of aerosols

Machine learning methods tell us about the history of aerosols

The Finnish Meteorological Institute has applied machine learning methods in estimating the concentration of aerosols from solar radiation measurements performed on the Earth's surface.

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Researcher Antti Arola, tel. +358 50 307

Huttunen, J., Kokkola, H., Mielonen, T., Mononen, M. E. J., Lipponen, A., Reunanen, J., Lindfors, A. V., Mikkonen, S., Lehtinen, K. E. J., Kouremeti, N., Bais, A., Niska, H., and Arola, A.: Retrieval of aerosol optical depth from surface solar radiation measurements using machine learning algorithms, non-linear regression and a radiative transfer-based look-up table, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 8181-8191, doi:10.5194/acp-16-8181-2016, 2016.


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