Publications

Scientific publications from the department of Satellite observations

  1. An intercomparison and validation of satellite-based surface radiative energy flux estimates over the Arctic

    Accurate determination of radiative energy fluxes over the Arctic is of crucial importance for un...

    Riihela, Key, Meirink, Kuipers Munneke, Palo, Karlsson | published | J. Geophys. Res. | 2017 | 122
  2. Ambient UVB dose and sun enjoyment are important predictors of vitamin D status in an older population

    Background: UVB-induced skin synthesis is considered the key source of vitamin D, yet exposure to...

    O'Sullivan, Laird, Kelly, JHG van Geffen, M van Weele, M McNulty, M Hoey, M Healy, M McCarroll, M Cunningham, M Casey, M Ward, M Strain, M Molloy, M Zgaga | published | J. Nutrition | 2017 | 147
  3. On the quality of high‐resolution scatterometer winds

    High‐resolution wind products based on space‐borne scatterometer measurements by ASCAT and SeaWin...

    J Vogelzang, A Stoffelen, A Verhoef, J Figa-Saldana | published | J. Geophys. Res. | 2011 | 116
  4. NWP model error structure functions obtained from scatterometer winds

    Wind vectors derived from scatterometer measurements are spatially detailed as compared to global...

    J Vogelzang, A Stoffelen | published | IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing | 2011 | 50
  5. The CMOD7 Geophysical Model Function for ASCAT and ERS Wind Retrievals

    A new geophysical model function (GMF), called CMOD7, has been developed for intercalibrated ERS ...

    A Stoffelen, J Verspeek, J Vogelzang, A Verhoef | published | IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth O | 2017
  6. On mesoscale analysis and ASCAT ambiguity removal

    The two-dimensional variational ambiguity removal (2DVAR) method provides a spatial analysis of t...

    W Lin, M Portabella, A Stoffelen, J Vogelzang, A Verhoef | published | Quart. J. Royal Meteor. Soc. | 2016 | 142
  7. A SST-dependent Ku-band geophysical model function for RapidScat

    A new Ku-band Geophysical Model Function (GMF) which includes Sea Surface Temperature (SST) depen...

    Z Wang, A Stoffelen, C Zhao, J Vogelzang, A Verhoef, J Verspeek, M Lin, G Chen | published | J. Geophys. Res. | 2017
  8. Space-based NOx emission estimates over remote regions improved in DECSO

    We improve the emission estimate algorithm DECSO (Daily Emission estimates Constrained by Satelli...

    J Ding, RJ van der A, B Mijling, PF Levelt | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2017 | 10
  9. In-operation field-of-view retrieval (IFR) for satellite and ground-based DOAS-type instruments applying coincident high-resolution imager data

    This paper presents an independent, simple and robust method to retrieve the FOV of an instrument...

    H Sihler, P Lübcke, R Lang, S Beirle, M de Graaf, C Hörmann, J Lampel, M Penning de Vries, J Remmers, E Trollope, Y Wang | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2017 | 10
  10. Southeast Atlantic Ocean aerosol direct radiative effects over clouds: Comparison of observations and simulations

    Absorbing aerosols exert a warming or a cooling effect on the Earth’s system, depending on the ci...

    M de Graaf, J Haywood, N Bellouin, LG Tilstra, P Stammes | published | 2016 | 2016 | AIP Conference Proceedings 1810 | American Institute of Physics (AIP) | yes
  11. PenWP Product Specification version 2.1

    Product Specification for the Pencil beam Wind Processor (PenWP) software package produced in the...

    A Verhoef, J Vogelzang, J Verspeek, A Stoffelen | 2017 | EUMETSAT | 2017
  12. PenWP Top Level Design version 2.1

    Top Level Design for the Pencil beam Wind Processor (PenWP) software package produced in the Nume...

    A Verhoef, J Vogelzang, J Verspeek, A Stoffelen | 2017 | EUMETSAT | 2017
  13. PenWP User Manual and Reference Guide version 2.1

    User Manual and Reference Guide for the Pencil beam Wind Processor (PenWP) software package produ...

    A Verhoef, J Vogelzang, J Verspeek, A Stoffelen | 2017 | EUMETSAT | 2017
  14. AWDP Product Specification version 3.0

    Product Specification for the ASCAT Wind Data Processor (AWDP) software package produced in the N...

    A Verhoef, J Vogelzang, J Verspeek, A Stoffelen | 2017 | EUMETSAT | 2017
  15. AWDP Top Level Design version 3.0

    Top Level Design for the ASCAT Wind Data Processor (AWDP) software package produced in the Numeri...

    A Verhoef, J Vogelzang, J Verspeek, A Stoffelen | 2017 | EUMETSAT | 2017
  16. AWDP User Manual and Reference Guide, version 3.0

    User Manual and Reference Guide for the ASCAT Wind Data Processor (AWDP) software package produce...

    A Verhoef, J Vogelzang, J Verspeek, A Stoffelen | 2017 | EUMETSAT | 2017
  17. Algorithm Theoretical Basis Document for the OSI SAF wind products version 1.4

    Algorithm Theoretical Basis Document (ATBD) for all OSI SAF wind products, providing a general in...

    A Verhoef, A Stoffelen | 2017 | EUMETSAT | 2017
  18. ERS L2 winds Data Record Product User Manual version 1.1

    Product User Manual of the Ocean and Sea Ice Satellite Application Facility (OSI SAF) reprocessed...

    A Verhoef, A Stoffelen | 2017 | EUMETSAT | 2017
  19. ERS L2 winds Data Record validation report version 1.1

    This report contains validation information about the ERS-1 and ERS-2 scatterometer wind Climate ...

    A Verhoef, J Vogelzang, A Stoffelen | 2017 | EUMETSAT | 2017
  20. Cleaning up the air: effectiveness of air quality policy for SO2 and NOx emissions in China

    Air quality observations by satellite instruments are global and have a regular temporal resoluti...

    RJ van der A, B Mijling, J Ding, ME Koukouli, F Liu, Q Li, H Mao, N Theys | published | Atm. Chem. Phys. | 2017 | 17
  21. Supporting Earth-Observation Calibration and Validation: A new generation of tools for crowdsourcing and citizen science

    Citizens are providing vast amounts of georeferenced data in the form of in situ data collections...

    L See, S Fritz, E Dias, E Hendriks, B Mijling, F Snik, P Stammes, F Vescovi, G Zeug, PP Mathieu, YL Desnos, M Rast | published | IEEE Gosci. Remote Sensing Letters | 2016 | 4
  22. Retrieval of high IWC from MSG-SEVIRI: first algorithm version (HAIC D32.1)

    This report describes the first version of an algorithm for the detection of clouds with high ice...

    JF Meirink, ATJ de Laat | 2014 | 2014
  23. Retrieval of High Ice Water Content from MSG-SEVIRI: updated algorithm and pre-operational application (HAIC D32.2)

    Geostationary imagers provide a possibly valuable means to monitor situations with high ice water...

    ATJ de Laat, JF Meirink | 2015 | 2015
  24. Report on CPP retrievals and assistance to the field experiments (WP22) (HAIC Deliverable D32.3)

    The KNMI CPP algorithm was used to support the HAIC A340 campaign held in January 2016 – the thir...

    ATJ de Laat, JF Meirink | 2016 | 2016
  25. Evaluation of SEVIRI measurements of high ice water content environments with aircraft data (HAIC Deliverable 32.4)

    A comparison of the MSG-CPP High IWC mask with 2015 Cayenne HAIC field campaign RASTA radar data ...

    ATJ de Laat, JF Meirink | 2017 | 2017