Publications

Scientific publications from the department of Satellite observations

  1. Extinction-ice water content-effective radius algorithms for CALIPSO

    Interrelationships between volume extinction oefficient, ice water content (IWC), and effective r...

    AJ Heymsfield, D Winker, GJ van Zadelhoff | published | Geophys. Res. Lett. | 2005 | 32
  2. Ground-based zenith sky abundances and in situ gas cross sections for ozone and nitrogen dioxide with the Earth Observing System Aura Ozone Monitoring Instrument

    MR Dobber, R Dirksen, R Voors, GH Mount, P Levelt | published | Appl. Optics | 2005 | 44
  3. Radiation and cloud studies with GOME in preparation for future spectrometer missions

    P Stammes, WH Knap, RBA Koelemeijer, NAJ Schutgens | published | European Space Agency | no
  4. First retrieval of cloud phase from SCIAMACHY spectra around 1.6 micron

    JR Accareta, P Stammes, WH Knap | published | Atmospheric Research | 2004 | 72
  5. Optimisation of Rotating, Range-Gated Fanbeam Scatterometer for Wind Retrieval, task 2a report, GMF and wind field definition, and wind retrieval

    This document describes some components that have been developed as part of the Rotating Fanbeam...

    J de Kloe | 2003 | 0
  6. Optimisation of Rotating, Range-Gated Fanbeam Scatterometer for Wind Retrieval, task 3a report, FoM definition and validation

    In this document a newly developed Figure of Merit (FoM), to be used to judge the performance of ...

    J de Kloe, A Stoffelen | 2003 | 0
  7. Absorbing Aerosol Index: Sensitivity analysis, application to GOME and comparison with TOMS

    The Absorbing Aerosol Index (AAI) was investigated and used to analyze GOME data and compare it t...

    M de Graaf, P Stammes, O Torres, RBA Koelemeijer | published | J. Geophys. Res. | 2005 | 110
  8. First verification of SCIAMACHY\'s Absorbing Aerosol Index product

    Some preliminary results about the verification and validation of SCIAMACHY's Absorbing Aerosol I...

    M de Graaf, P Stammes | published | ESA-ESRIN | ESA Publications Division | no
  9. Numerical simulations of tidally cued vertical migrations of flatfish larvae in the North Sea

    A coupled EulerianeLagrangian Hybrid Ecological Model was applied to model the transport of flatf...

    M de Graaf, Z Jager, CB Vreugdenhil, M Elorche | published | Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science | 2004 | 59
  10. Sensitivity study of the residue method for the detection of aerosols from space-borne sensors

    In this study the residue method for the detection of absorbing aerosols from space-borne sensors...

    M de Graaf | 0-4-2002 | pp
  11. SCIAMACHY Absorbing Aerosol Index. Calibration issues and global results from 2002 - 2004

    The Absorbing Aerosol Index (AAI) is the only operational aerosol product from the SCanning Imagi...

    M de Graaf, P Stammes | published | Atm. Chem. Phys. | 2005 | 5
  12. Assimilation of GOME ozone profiles and a global chemistry-transport model using a Kalman filter with anisotropic covariance

    Nadir ozone profiles retrieved from the GOME (Global Ozone Monitoring Experiment) instrument are ...

    AJ Segers, HJ Eskes, RJ van der A, RF van Oss, PFJ van Velthoven | published | Quart. J. Royal Meteorol. Soc. | 2005 | 131
  13. Alternative polarisation retrieval for SCIAMACHY in the ultraviolet

    We introduce an alternative method for the retrieval of polarisation in the ultraviolet by the sa...

    LG Tilstra, P Stammes | published | Atm. Chem. Phys. | 2005 | 5
  14. Large-scale validation of SCIAMACHY reflectance in the ultraviolet

    In this paper we present an extensive validation of calibrated SCIAMACHY nadir reflectance in the...

    G van Soest, LG Tilstra, P Stammes | published | Atm. Chem. Phys. | 2005 | 5
  15. Method for in-flight satellite calibration in the ultraviolet using radiative transfer calculations, with application to Scanning Imaging Absorption Spectrometer for Atmospheric Chartography (SCIAMACHY)

    We present a reflectance validation method, using a polarized radiative transfer model as a refer...

    LG Tilstra, G van Soest, P Stammes | published | J. Geophys. Res. | 2005 | 110
  16. Jumps in the SCIAMACHY level-1c reflectance spectrum due to failing polarisation correction

    Recently, many people have found polarisation features in the SCIAMACHY Level-1c spectrum, in the...

    LG Tilstra, JR Acarreta, P Stammes | published | ESA-ESTEC | ESA Publications Division | no
  17. Current status of SCIAMACHY polarisation measurements

    The measured signals by SCIAMACHY are corrected by a Polarisation Correction Algorithm to transfo...

    JM Krijger, LG Tilstra | published | ESA-ESRIN | ESA Publications Division | no
  18. Reflectance comparison between SCIAMACHY and a radiative transfer code in the UV

    SCIAMACHY, onboard Envisat, is an Earth-monitoring spectrometer over the wavelength range 240-240...

    LG Tilstra, G van Soest, M de Graaf, JR Acarreta, P Stammes | published | ESA-ESRIN | ESA Publications Division | no
  19. Reflectance comparison between SCIAMACHY and MERIS

    In this work we present a comparison of the current SCIAMACHY and MERIS reflectance calibrations ...

    JR Acarreta, P Stammes, LG Tilstra | published | ESA-ESRIN | ESA Publications Division | no
  20. SCIAMACHY absorbing aerosol index: The scientific product compared to the operational product and TOMS data

    The KNMI scientific Absorbing Aerosol Index (AAI) product from SCIAMACHY is presented. It is comp...

    M de Graaf, LG Tilstra, P Stammes | published | ESA-ESRIN | ESA Publications Division | no
  21. On the relationship between Stokes parameters Q and U of atmospheric ultraviolet/visible/near-infrared radiation

    NAJ Schutgens, LG Tilstra, P Stammes, F-M Bréon | published | J. Geophys. Res. | 2004 | 109
  22. Analytical calculation of Stokes parameters Q and U of atmospheric radiation

    For polarisation correction of the radiances measured by polarisation-sensitive satellite instrum...

    LG Tilstra, NAJ Schutgens, P Stammes | 0-8-2003 | pp
  23. First verification of SCIAMACHY\'s polarisation measurements

    We present a preliminary report on the verification of the SCIAMACHY level 1 polarisation product...

    LG Tilstra, M de Graaf, P Stammes | published | ESA-ESTEC | ESA Publications Division | no
  24. Verification of SCIAMACHY's polarisation correction over the Sahara desert

    The justification for doing the work presented in this paper lies in the recent and disturbing ru...

    LG Tilstra, JR Acarreta, JM Krijger, P Stammes | published | ESA-ESRIN | ESA Publications Division | no
  25. Comparing ice cloud microphysical properties using CloudNET and Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program data

    GJ van Zadelhoff, DP Donovan, H Klein Baltink, R Boers | published | J. Geophys. Res. | 2004 | 109