TY - CHAP A1 - O.E. García A2 - J.P. Díaz A3 - F.J. Expósito A4 - A.M. Díaz A5 - O. Dubovik A6 - Y. Derimian ED1 - Leonard M. Druyan Y1 - 2012-03-02 PY - 2012 T1 - Aerosol Radiative Forcing: AERONET-Based Estimates N2 - Climate Models offers a sampling of cutting edge research contributed by an international roster of scientists. The studies strive to improve our understanding of the physical environment for life on this planet. Each of the 14 essays presents a description of recent advances in methodologies for computer-based simulation of environmental variability. Subjects range from planetary-scale phenomena to regional ecology, from impacts of air pollution to the factors influencing floods and heat waves. The discerning reader will be rewarded with new insights concerning modern techniques for the investigation of the natural world. BT - Climate Models SP - Ch. 12 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/32287 DO - 10.5772/32287 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-06-15 ER -