Greenhouse Effect, Earth Radiation Budget and Climate Feedbacks

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• Ramanathan, V., 1981: The Role of Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions in the CO2-Climate Problems. J. Atmos. Sci., 38: 918-930.

• Lal, M. and V. Ramanathan, 1984: The Effects of Moist Convection and Water Vapor Radiative Processes on Climate Sensitivity. J. Atmos. Sci., 41: 2238-2249.

• Ramanathan, V., 1988: The Greenhouse Theory of Climate Change: A Test by An Inadvertent Global Experiment. Science, 240: 293-299.

• Ramanathan, V., R. D. Cess, E. F. Harrison, P. Minnis, B. R. Barkstrom, E. Ahmad, and D. Hartmann, 1989: Cloud-Radiative Forcing and Climate: Results from the Earth Radiation Budget Experiment. Science, 243: 57-63.

• Ramanathan, V., E. F. Harrison and B. R. Barkstrom, 1989: Climate and the Earth's Radiation Budget. Physics Today, 42(5): 22-33.

• Raval, A. and V. Ramanathan, 1989: Observational Determination of the Greenhouse Effect. Nature, 342: 758-761.

• Inamdar, A. K. and V. Ramanathan, 1997: On Monitoring the Water Vapor Feedback from Space: Demonstration with CERES Instrument. Tellus, 49B: 216-230.

• Inamdar, A. and V. Ramanathan, 1998: Tropical and Global Scale Interactions Among Water Vapor, Atmospheric Greenhouse Effect, and Surface Temperature. J. Geophys. Res., 103(D24): 32,177-32,194.