Publications

Scientific publications from the department of Observations & Data Technology

  1. Updated analyses of temperature and precipitation extreme indices since the beginning of the twentieth century: The HadEX2 dataset

    [1] In this study, we present the collation and analysis of the gridded land-based dataset of ind...

    MG Donat, LV Alexander, H Yang, I Durre, R Vose, RJH Dunn, KM Willett, E Aguilar, M Brunet, J Caesar, B Hewitson, C Jack, AMG Klein Tank, AC Kruger, at al. | published | J. Geophys. Res. | 2013 | 118
  2. International Climate Assessment & Dataset: Climate Services Across Borders

    EJM van den Besselaar, AMG Klein Tank, G van der Schrier, et al. | published | Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. | 2015
  3. POTENTIËLE WIND UPDATE 2013 met nieuwe beschuttingsfactoren en metadata

    Eens in de drie jaar worden bij het KNMI de beschuttingsfactoren (BF) berekend en indien nodig ge...

    IL Wijnant, A Stepek | 0-6-2014 | pp67
  4. 3D Exploration of Weather Data in Combination with IASI L2 Products for Better Understanding of Potential Applications

    At the Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI) the Weather3DeXplorer (W3DX) is develope...

    M Koutek, S de Haan, I van der Neut, F Debie, P de Valk, S Tjemkes | 2014 | 2014
  5. Sensitivity of power functions to aggregation: Bias and uncertainty in radar rainfall retrieval

    Rainfall retrieval using weather radar relies on power functions between radar reflectivity Z and...

    MG Sassi, H Leijnse, R Uijlenhoet | published | Water Resour. Res. | 2014 | 50
  6. Nauwkeurige fijnstafkaarten op basis van iSPEX-metingen

    Het iSPEX citizen science project werkt en kan een waardevolle aanvulling vormen op professionele...

    H Volten, F Snik, J Rietjens, A Apituley, B Mijling, A DiNoia, S Heikamp, RC Heinsbroek, OP Hasekamp, JM Smit, J Vonk, DM Stam, G van Harten, J de Boer, CU Keller | published | Tijdschrift Lucht | 2014 | 10
  7. The impact of reflectivity correction and accounting for raindrop size distribution variability to improve precipitation estimation by weather radar for an extreme low-land mesoscale convective system

    Between 25 and 27 August 2010 a long-duration mesoscale convective system was observed above the ...

    P Hazenberg, H Leijnse, R Uijlenhoet | published | J. Hydrol. | 2014 | 519
  8. Integrated observations and modelling of greenhouse gas budgets at the ecosystem level in the Netherlands

    Within the framework of the Bsik research programme Climate Changes Spatial Planning (CCSP) resea...

    E Moors, H Dolman, J Elbers, A Hensen, J Duyzer, P Kroon, E Veenendaal, K van Huissteden, FC Bosveld, C Jacobs, W Jans, P Kuikman, L Nol, C van Beek | 2012 | 2012
  9. An assesment of the potential for atmospheric verification emission in the Netherlands

    The Climate Changes Spatial Planning (CcSP) project ME02: Integrated observations and modelling o...

    RWA Hutjes, A Apituley, FC Bosveld, AJ Dolman, S Houweling, H Klein Baltink, AGCA Meesters, A Moene, REM Neubert, W Peters, CMH Unal, AT Vermeulen | 2012 | 2012
  10. Stadstemperatuur in beeld met smartphones

    Nauwkeurige observaties van luchttemperaturen zijn belangrijk voor de meteorologie. Ze zijn onmis...

    A Overeem, JCR Robinson, H Leijnse, GJ Steeneveld, BKP Horn, R Uijlenhoet | published | Meteorologica | 2014 | 23
  11. Mapping atmospheric aerosols with a citizen science network of smartphone spectropolarimeters

    To assess the impact of atmospheric aerosols on health, climate, and air traffic, aerosol propert...

    F Snik, JHH Rietjens, A Apituley, H Volten, B Mijling, A Di Noia, S Heikamp, RC Heinsbroek, OP Hasekamp, JM Smit, J Vonk, DM Stam, G van Harten, J de Boer, CU Keller | published | Geophys. Res. Lett. | 2014
  12. Effect of soil temperature on one-way optical frequency transfer through dense-wavelength-division-multiplexing fibre links

    Results of optical frequency transfer over a carrier-grade dense-wavelength-division-multiplexing...

    TJ Pinkert, O B¨oll, L Willmann, GSM Jansen, EA Dijck, BGHM Groeneveld, R Smets, FC Bosveld, W Ubachs, K Jungmann, KSE Eikema, JCJ Koelemeij | published | Appl. Optics | 2015 | 54
  13. Comparison of automatic and manual precipitation networks in the Netherlands

    This report compares the automatic precipitation network (AN) in the Netherlands with the manual ...

    T Brandsma | published | 2014
  14. Cloud Initialization in the Rapid Update Cycle of HIRLAM

    The Nowcasting Satellite Application Facility (NWC SAF) cloud mask from the Meteosat Second Gener...

    S de Haan, SH van der Veen | published | Weather and Forecasting | 2014 | 29
  15. Contribution of precipitation and reference evapotranspiration to drought indices under different climates

    In this study we analyzed the sensitivity of four drought indices to precipitation (P) and refere...

    SM Vicente-Serrano, G van der Schrier, S Begueria, C Azorin-Molina, JI Lopez-Moreno | submitted | J. Hydrol. | 2014
  16. Limitations and breakdown of Monin-Obukhov similarity theory for wind profile extrapolation under stable stratification

    The intent of this study is to investigate the limitations of the Monin–Obukhov similarity theory...

    M Optis, A Monahan, FC Bosveld | published | Wind Energy | 2015
  17. Shear Capacity as prognostic for nocturnal boundary layer regimes

    Field observations and theoretical analysis are used to investigate the appearance of different n...

    IGS Hooijdonk, JMM Donda, HJM Clercx, FC Bosveld, J Sun, BJH van de Wiel | published | J. Atmos. Sci. | 2015 | 72
  18. Continental-scale radar monitoring of the aerial movements of animals

    Billions of organisms travel through the air, influencing population dynamics, community interact...

    J Shamoun-Baranes, JA Alves, S Bauer, AM Dokter, O Hüppop, J Koistinen, H Leijnse, F Liechti, JR van Gasteren, JW Chapman | published | Movement Ecology | 2014 | 2
  19. (Too) Hot or not? Field experiment with the KNMI thermometer screen

    The design and first results of a field experiment are described to assess the overall uncertaint...

    MJ de Haij, JR Bijma, N Proksch | 2014 | 2014 | WMO
  20. Cloud detection and classification based on MAX-DOAS observations

    Multi-axis differential optical absorption spec- troscopy (MAX-DOAS) observations of aerosols and...

    T Wagner, A Apituley, S Beierle, S Dörner, U Friess, J Remmers, R Shaiganfar | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2014
  21. Standaardisatie van de historische temperatuurreeksen van het KNMI

    Het KNMI heeft recent de kwaliteit van de temperatuurreeksen van de vijf hoofdstations Den Helder...

    T Brandsma | published | Meteorologica | 2014 | 23
  22. Standardization of data and methods for calculating daily Tmean, Tn and Tx in the Netherlands for the 1901-1970 period

    In this report we made a reconstruction of the data and methods used to calculate Tmean, 0-0Tn an...

    T Brandsma, R Jilderda, R Sluijter | 14-11-2013 | pp45
  23. EARLINET: towards an advanced sustainable European aerosol lidar network

    The European Aerosol Research Lidar Network, EARLINET was founded in 2000 as a research project f...

    G Pappalardo, A Amodeo, A Apituley, A Comeron, V Freudenthaler, H Linne, A Ansmann, J Bosenberg, G D'Amico, I Mattis, L Mona, U Wandinger, V Amiridis, L Alados-Arbroledas, D Nicolae | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2014
  24. Modelling stable boundary layers with low winds over snow. Part I: A WRF model validation

    In this paper we evaluate the Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) mesoscale meteorological mod...

    HAM Sterk, GJ Steeneveld, P Anderson, FC Bosveld, T Vihma, AAM Holtslag | published | Quart. J. Royal Meteor. Soc. | 2015 | 141
  25. Moving Beyond Monin-Obukhov Similarity Theory in Modelling Wind Speed Pro les in the Stable Lower Atmospheric Boundary Layer

    Monin-Obukhov similarity theory (MOST) is commonly used to model the wind speed profile at altitu...

    M Optis, A Monahan, FC Bosveld | published | Bound.-Layer Meteorol. | 2014 | 153