RRTMG_LW References

Iacono, M.J., J.S. Delamere, E.J. Mlawer, M.W. Shephard, S.A. Clough, and W.D. Collins, Radiative forcing by long-lived greenhouse gases: Calculations with the AER radiative transfer models, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D13103, doi:10.1029/2008JD009944, 2008.

Morcrette, J.-J., H.W. Barker, J.N.S. Cole, M.J. Iacono, and R. Pincus, Impact of a new radiation package, McRad, in the ECMWF Integrated Forecast System, Mon. Wea. Rev., 136, 4773-4798, 2008.

Clough, S.A., M.W. Shephard, E.J. Mlawer, J.S. Delamere, M.J. Iacono, K. Cady-Pereira, S. Boukabara, P.D. Brown, Atmospheric radiative transfer modeling: a summary of the AER codes, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer., 91, 233-244, 2005.

Iacono, M.J., J.S. Delamere, E.J. Mlawer, S.A. Clough: Evaluation of upper tropospheric water vapor in the NCAR community climate model (CCM3) using modeled and observed HIRS radiances. J. Geophys. Res., 108(D2), 4037, doi:10.1029/2002JD002539, 2003.

Barker, H.W., R. Pincus, and J.-J. Morcrette, The Monte-Carlo Independent Column Approximation: Application within large-scale models. Proceedings of the GCSS/ARM Workshop on the Representation of Cloud Systems in Large-Scale Models., May 2002, Kananaskis, Alberta, Canada, 10pp., 2003.
Available on-line at: www.met.utah.edu/skrueger/gcss-2002/Extended-Abstracts.pdf.

Pincus, R., H.W. Barker, and J.-J. Morcrette: A fast, flexible, approximate technique for computing radiative transfer in inhomogeneous clouds. J. Geophys. Res., 108(D), 4376, doi:10.1029/2002JD003322, 2003.

Morcrette, J.-J., Impact of the radiation-transfer scheme RRTM in the ECMWF forecasting system, ECMWF Newsletter No. 91, 2001.

Iacono, M.J., E.J. Mlawer, S.A. Clough and J.-J. Morcrette: Impact of an improved longwave radiation model, RRTM. on the energy budget and thermodynamic properties of the NCAR community climate mode, CCM3. J. Geophys. Res., 105, 14873-14890, 2000.

Mlawer, E.J., S.J. Taubman, P.D. Brown,  M.J. Iacono and S.A. Clough: RRTM, a validated correlated-k model for the longwave. J. Geophys. Res., 102, 16,663-16,682, 1997.

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