An uncertainty analysis for satellite-based estimates of cloud condensation nuclei number concentrations

Yohei Shinozuka1,2, Antony D Clarke3, Athanasios Nenes4, Anne Jefferson5, Robert Wood6, Cameron S McNaughton7, J. Ström8, P. Tunved8, Jens Redemann1, Kenneth Lee Thornhill II9, Richard Moore9, Terry L Lathem10, Jack Lin11 and Y.J. Yoon12, (1)NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA, United States, (2)Bay Area Environmental Research Institute, Petaluma, CA, United States, (3)Univ Hawaii/Dept Oceanography, Honolulu, HI, United States, (4)Foundation for Research and Technology, Heraklion, Greece, (5)University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States, (6)Univ Washington, Seattle, WA, United States, (7)Golder Associates Ltd., Saskatoon, SK, Canada, (8)Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden, (9)NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, United States, (10)Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, United States, (11)Georgia Tech Research Institute, Atlanta, GA, United States, (12)Korea Polar Research Institute, Incheon, Korea, Republic of (South)