de Leeuw, G; Kokhanovsky, AA; Cermak, J (2012). Remote sensing of aerosols and clouds: Techniques and applications (editorial to special issue in Atmospheric Research). ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH, 113, 40-42.
This editorial to the special issue on "Remote Sensing of Aerosols and Clouds: Techniques and Applications" briefly introduces the subject and its challenges. The history of aerosol and cloud remote sensing is briefly summarized and algorithms are introduced. These issues are further discussed in the contributing articles. (c) 2012 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.