March 19, 2015
Revised: May 31, 2016
Accepted: May 31, 2016
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Li, S., Chen, L., Fan, M., Tao, J., Wang, Z., Yu, C., Si, Y., Letu, H. and Liu, Y. (2016). Estimation of GEOS-Chem and GOCART Simulated Aerosol Profiles Using CALIPSO Observations over the Contiguous United States. Aerosol Air Qual. Res. 16: 3256-3265. https://doi.org/10.4209/aaqr.2015.03.0173
- Both models underestimate aerosol extinction coefficients in eastern US.
- The discrepancies are attributed to model configuration and emission inventories.
- Aggregation to annual level can significantly improve the agreement.