Many people have provided valuable assistance through the course of this work. Special recognition is given to a former colleague, Grant Carlson, who played a key role in the early stages of this work. LAMPS data was provided by Diane Samuelson (NASA); technical information on LAMPS was provided by Mike Kalb (USRA), Don Perkey (UAH), and Kevin Doty (UAH). This research was funded by NASA’s Earth Science Enterprise. The faithful support of this research activity by Dr. Ramesh Kakar is sincerely appreciated.
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