Publications

Scientific publications from the department of Observations & Data Technology

  1. Pathfinder: Applying graph theory for consistent tracking of daytime mixed layer height with backscatter lidar

    The height of the atmospheric boundary layer or mixing layer is an important parameter for unders...

    M de Bruine, A Apituley, , DP Donovan, H Klein Baltink | submitted | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2017
  2. Intercomprison of aerosol extinction profiles retrieved from MAX-DOAS measurements

    A first direct intercomparison of aerosol vertical profiles from Multi-Axis Differential Optical ...

    U Friess, H Klein Baltink, S Beirle, K Clemer, F Hendrick, B Henzing, G De Leeuw, A Li, MM Moerman, M Van Roozendaal, R Shaiganfar, T Wagner, Y Wang, P Xie, P Zieger | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2016 | 9
  3. Regime transitions in near-surface temperature inversions: a conceptual model.

    A conceptual model is used in combination with observational analysis to understand regime transi...

    BJH van de Wiel, E Vignon, P Baas, IGS van Hooijdonk, SJA van der Linden, JA van Hooft, FC Bosveld, SR de Roode, AF Moene, CG Genthon | accepted | J. Atmos. Sci. | 2017 | 74
  4. Evaluation of the boundary layer dynamics of the TM5 model over Europe

    We evaluate the capability of the global atmospheric transport model TM5 to simulate the boundary...

    EN Koffi, P Bergamaschi, U Karstens, M Krol, A Segers, M Schmidt, I Levin, AT Vermeulen, RE Fischer, V Kazan, H Klein Baltink, D Lowry, G Manca, HA Meijer, J Moncrieff | published | Geoscientific Model Development | 2016 | 9
  5. Reassessing changes in diurnal temperature range: Intercomparison and evaluation of existing global data set estimates

    PW Thorne, MG Donat, RJH Dunn, CN Williams, LV Alexander, J Caesar, I Durre, ......., R Rohde, RS Vose, R Davy, AMG Klein Tank, JH Lawrimore, TC Peterson, JJ Renni | published | J. Geophys. Res. | 2016
  6. Observed trends and variability in climate indices relevant for crop yields in Southeast Asia

    Marjuki, G van der Schrier, AMG Klein Tank, EJM van den Besselaar, Nurhayati, YS Swarinoto | published | J. Climate | 2016
  7. Reassessing changes in Diurnal Temperature Range: A new dataset and characterization of data biases

    PW Thorne, MJ Menne, CN Williams, JJ Rennie, JH Lawrimore, RS Vose, TC Peterson, I Durre, R Davy, I Esau, AMG Klein Tank, A Merlone | published | J. Geophys. Res. | 2016
  8. Percentile indices for assessing changes in heavy precipitation events

    C Schär, N Ban, EM Fischer, J Rajczak, J Schmidli, C Frei, F Giorgi, TR Karl, EJ Kendon, AMG Klein Tank, PA O'Gorman, J Sillmann, X Zhang, FW Zwiers | published | Climatic Change | 2016
  9. Spatial extrapolation of lysimeter results using thermal infrared imaging

    Measuring evaporation (E) with lysimeters is costly and prone to numerous errors. By comparing th...

    BR Voortman, FC Bosveld, RP Bartholomeus, JPM Witte | published | J. Hydrol. | 2016 | 543
  10. Monitoring global drought using the self-calibrating Palmer Drought Severity Index

    TJ Osborn, J Barichivich, I Harris, G van der Schrier, PD Jones | published | Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. | 2016
  11. Record-breaking warming and extreme drought in the Amazon rainforest during the course of El Nino 2015-2016

    The El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) is the main driver of interannual climate extremes in Ama...

    JC Jiemex-Munoz, C Mattar, J Barichivich, A Santamaria-Artigas, K Takahashi, Y Malhi, JA Sobrino, G van der Schrier | published | Scientific Reports | 2016 | 6
  12. Het WOW-NL netwerk: 1 jaar later

    Op 24 april was het precies een jaar geleden dat het KNMI het crowdsourcing initiatief WOW-NL lan...

    MJ de Haij, M Koole, J Noteboom, PS Siegmund | published | Meteorologica | 2016
  13. A reconstruction of the August 1st 1674 thunderstorms over Holland

    On August 1st 1674 an active cold front moved over the Low Countries. The accompanying thundersto...

    G van der Schrier, R Groenland | accepted | Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences | 2016
  14. Transition towards a new ceilometer network in the Netherlands: challenges and experiences

    KNMI renews all cloud ceilometers in its national meteorological observing network in 2016 and 20...

    MJ de Haij, A Apituley, W Koetse, HI Bloemink | 2016 | 2016 | WMO
  15. Opmerkingen en antwoorden naar aanleiding van het artikel "Regent het meer in de Randstad?"

    Naar aanleiding van ons artikel “Regent het meer in de Randstad?” in de Meteorologica van decembe...

    E Daniels, A Overeem | published | Meteorologica | 2016 | 25
  16. Two and a half years of country-wide rainfall maps using radio links from commercial cellular telecommunication networks

    Although rainfall estimation employing microwave links from cellular telecommunication networks i...

    A Overeem, H Leijnse, R Uijlenhoet | published | Water Resour. Res. | 2016 | 52
  17. First-year evaluation of GPM rainfall over the Netherlands: IMERG Day 1 Final Run (V03D)

    The Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) mission is the successor to the Tropical Rainfall Meas...

    MF Rios Gaona, A Overeem, H Leijnse, R Uijlenhoet | published | J. Hydrometeor. | 2016 | 17
  18. Inferring 222Radon soil fluxes from ambient 222Radon activity and eddy covariance measurements of CO2

    We present a new methodology, which we call Single Pair of Observations Technique with Eddy Covar...

    S van der Laan, SN Manohar, AT Vermeulen, FC Bosveld, HAJ Meijer, AC Manning, MK van der Molen, IT van der Laan-Luijkx | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2016
  19. The effect of differences between rainfall measurement techniques on groundwater and discharge simulations in a lowland catchment

    Several rainfall measurement techniques are available for hydrological applications, each with it...

    CC Brauer, A Overeem, H Leijnse, R Uijlenhoet | published | Hydrol. Proc. | 2016 | 30
  20. EARLINET instrument intercomparison campaigns: overview on strategy and results

    This paper introduces the recent European Aerosol Research Lidar Network (EARLINET) quality-assur...

    U Wandinger, V Freudenthaler, H Baars, A Amodeo, R Engelmann, I Mattis, S Groß, G Pappalardo, A Giunta, G D'Amico, A Chaikovsky, F Osipenko, A Apituley, KM Wilson, M de Graaf | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2016 | 9
  21. Observing Boundary-Layer Winds from Hot-Air Balloon Flights

    High-resolution upper-air wind observations are sparse, and additional observations are a welcome...

    EIF de Bruijn, S de Haan, FC Bosveld, B Wichers Schreur, AAM Holtslag | published | Weather and Forecasting | 2016 | 31
  22. Retrieval algorithm for rainfall mapping from microwave links in a cellular communication network

    Microwave links in commercial cellular communication networks hold a promise for areal rainfall m...

    A Overeem, H Leijnse, R Uijlenhoet | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2016 | 9
  23. A two-component generalized extreme value distribution for precipitation frequency analysis

    A two-component generalized extreme value (TCGEV) distribution is introduced based on the assumpt...

    Z Rulfova, TA Buishand, M Roth, J Kysely | published | J. Hydrol. | 2016 | 534
  24. Focus on climate projections for adaptation strategies

    Most papers in this focus issue on 'climate and climate impact projections for adaptation strateg...

    A Feijt, C Appenzeller, P Siegmund, H von Storch | published | Environmental Research Letters | 2016 | 11
  25. Regent het meer in de Randstad?

    Voor Amerikaanse steden is meermalen aangetoond dat er meer of intensievere neerslag “benedenwind...

    E Daniels, A Overeem | published | Meteorologica | 2015 | 24