Explicit and Observation-based Aerosol Treatment in Tropospheric NO2 Retrieval over China from the Ozone Monitoring Instrument

Mengyao Liu1, Jintai Lin1, Folkert Boersma2,3, Gaia Pinardi4, Yang Wang5, Julien Chimot6, Thomas Wagner5, Pinhua Xie7,8, Henk Eskes2, Michel Van Roozendael9 and Francois Hendrick10, (1)Peking University, Beijing, China, (2)Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute, De Bilt, Netherlands, (3)Wageningen University, Meteorology and Air Quality, Wageningen, Netherlands, (4)Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy, Brussels, Belgium, (5)Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Mainz, Germany, (6)Delft University of Technology, Department of Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Delft, Netherlands, (7)Key laboratory of Environmental Optics and Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Anhui Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, Hefei, China, (8)University of Science and Technology of China, School of Environmental Science and Optoelectronic Technology, Hefei, China, (9)Royal Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy, Brussels, Belgium, (10)Belgisch Instituut voor Ruimte-Aeronomie, Brussel, Belgium