Global statistics of microphysical properties of cloud-top ice crystals

Bastiaan van Diedenhoven1, Ann M Fridlind2, Brian Cairns2, Andrew S Ackerman2 and Jérôme Riedi3, (1)Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States, (2)NASA GISS, New York, NY, United States, (3)Laboratoire d'Optique Atmosphérique, Univ. Lille, CNRS, UMR 8518, Lille, France