Browsing Geophysical Institute by Author "Ackerman, Thomas P."
Parding, Kajsa; Liepert, Beate G.; Hinkelman, Laura M.; Ackerman, Thomas P.; Dagestad, Knut-Frode; Olseth, Jan Asle (American Meteorological Society, 2016-05)Observations have revealed strong variability of shortwave (SW) irradiance at Earth’s surface on decadal time scales, referred to as global dimming and brightening. Previous studies have attributed the dimming and brightening ...Journal article
Parding, Kajsa; Hinkelman, Laura M.; Ackerman, Thomas P.; McFarlane, Sally A. (WileyAmerican Geophysical Union, 2011-10-04) The absorption of shortwave (SW) radiation by clouds is a topic surrounded by contradictory reports and controversy. Some studies have shown large discrepancies between observed SW absorption and absorption predicted ...Journal article