Publications

Scientific publications from the department of Satellite observations

  1. Spatial regression analysis on 32 years total column ozone data

    Multiple-regressions analysis have been performed on 32 years of total ozone column data that was...

    JS Knibbe, RJ van der A, ATJ de Laat | published | Atm. Chem. Phys. | 2014 | 14
  2. Validation of nine-years of MOPITT V5 NIR using MOZAIC/IAGOS measurements: biases and long term stability

    Validation results from a comparison between Measurement Of Pollution In The Troposphere (MOPITT)...

    ATJ de Laat, et al. | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2014 | 7
  3. Tracing the second stage of Antarctic ozone hole recovery with a “big data” approach to multi-variate regressions

    This study presents a sensitivity analysis of multivariate regressions of recent springtime Antar...

    ATJ de Laat, RJ van der A, M van Weele | published | Atm. Chem. Phys. | 2015
  4. Aerosols in the convective boundary layer: shortwave radiation effects on the coupled land-atmosphere system

    By combining observations and numerical simulations, we investigated the responses of the surface...

    E Barbaro, JVG de Arellano, HG Ouwersloot, JS Schröter, DP Donovan, MC Krol | published | J. Geophys. Res. | 2014 | 119
  5. Practical depolarization-ratio-based inversion procedure: lidar measurements of the Eyjafjallajökull ash cloud over the Netherlands: erratum

    DP Donovan, A Apituley | published | Appl. Optics | 2013 | 52
  6. Toward and improved ambiguity removal for ASCAT-derived winds

    The current ASCAT Wind Data Processor (AWDP) uses the 2D variational ambiguity removal (2DVAR) sc...

    W Lin, M Portabella, A Stoffelen, J Vogelzang, A Verhoef, A Turiel, V Gonzales | 2014 | 2014 | IEEE
  7. Past changes in the vertical distribution of ozone – Part 1: Measurement techniques, uncertainties and availability

    Peak stratospheric chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) and other ozone depleting substance (ODS) concentrati...

    B Hassler, I Petropavlovskikh, J Staehelin, PF Levelt, RJ van der A, JP Veeflind, et al. | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2014
  8. Support to Aviation Control Service (SACS): an online service for near-real-time satellite monitoring of volcanic plumes

    Volcanic eruptions emit plumes of ash and gases into the atmosphere, potentially at very high alt...

    H Brenot, N Theys, L Clarisse, J van Geffen, J van Gent, M Van Roozendael, RJ van der A, D Hurtmans, PF Coheur, C Clerbaux, P Valks, P Hedelt, F Prata, O Rasson, C Zehner | published | Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences | 2014
  9. The fog above sea problem in Harmonie: Part 1 Analysis

    A few years ago the Harmonie model was gradually introduced in our operational practice at KNMI. ...

    WC de Rooy, E van der Plas, G Lenderink, J Barkmeijer | published | Aladin Hirlam Newsletter | 2014
  10. ASCAT Quality Control near Rain

    The Advanced Scatterometer (ASCAT) onboard the Metop satellite series is designed to measure the ...

    M Portabella, W Lin, A Stoffelen, A Verhoef, A Turiel | 2014 | EUMETSAT OSI SAF | 2014
  11. Ozone ProfilE Retrieval Algorithm (OPERA) for nadir-looking satellite instruments in the UV-VIS

    For the retrieval of the vertical distribution of ozone in the atmosphere the Ozone ProfilE Retri...

    JCA van Peet, RJ van der A, ONE Tuinder, E Wolfram, J Salvador, PF Levelt, H Kelder | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2014 | 7
  12. Rain Identification in ASCAT Winds Using Singularity Analysis

    The Advanced Scatterometer (ASCAT) onboard the Metop satellite series is designed to measure the ...

    W Lin, M Portabella, A Stoffelen, A Turiel, A Verhoef | published | IEEE Gosci. Remote Sensing Letters | 2014 | 11
  13. Analysis of ASCAT-A transponder calibration and wind processing

    The EUMETSAT transponder calibration effectively results in new ASCAT-A instrument gain values at...

    JA Verspeek, A Stoffelen, A Verhoef | 2014 | KNMI | 2014
  14. Analysis of ASCAT-B transponder calibration and wind processing

    The EUMETSAT transponder calibration effectively results in new ASCAT-B instrument gain values at...

    JA Verspeek, A Stoffelen, A Verhoef | 2014 | KNMI | 2014
  15. AWDP Test Plan and Test Report, version 2.3

    Test Plan and Test Report for the ASCAT Wind Data Processor (AWDP) software package produced in t...

    A Verhoef, J Vogelzang, J Verspeek, A Stoffelen | 2014 | EUMETSAT | 2014
  16. AWDP User Manual and Reference Guide, version 2.3

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

    A Verhoef, J Vogelzang, J Verspeek, A Stoffelen | 2014 | EUMETSAT | 2014
  17. Algorithm Theoretical Basis Document for the OSI SAF wind products version 1.1

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

    A Verhoef, A Stoffelen | 2014 | EUMETSAT | 2014
  18. Estimation of the lifetime of nitrogen oxides over India using SCIAMACHY observations

    The NOx lifetime is needed to determine NOx source strength and allow for source apportionment st...

    CK Jena, SD Ghude, N Blond, G Beig, DM Chate, S Fadnavis, RJ van der A | published | Int. J. of Remote Sens. | 2014 | 35
  19. Validation report of the MACC 30-year multi-sensor reanalysis of ozone columns Period 1979-2008

    The Ozone Multi-Sensor reanalysis (version 1) provides global ozone column field time series, for...

    RJ van der A, MAF Allaart, H Eskes, K Lefever | 2013 | 2013
  20. Horizontal and vertical background error correlations

    Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) model background error correlations play a decisive role in da...

    GJ Marseille, A Stoffelen, H Schyberg | published | 2012
  21. Observation Representativeness Error

    NWP models simulate the atmospheric state on a given model grid, thereby principally limiting the...

    GJ Marseille, A Stoffelen | published | 2012
  22. Simulation of Aeolus CM wind observations and recommendations for Aeolus sampling

    The Lidar Performance Analysis Simulation (LIPAS) simulates Aeolus winds and wind errors and has ...

    GJ Marseille | published | 2013
  23. Vertical and Horizontal Aeolus Measurement Positioning - Final Report

    Aeolus aims to measure wind profiles from the surface up to about 30 km altitude. In 2010 it was ...

    GJ Marseille, A Stoffelen, H Schyberg, L Megner, H Kornich | published | 2013
  24. VHAMP: Vertical and Horizontal Aeolus Measurement Positioning - Executive Summary

    Aeolus aims to measure wind profiles from the surface up to about 30 km altitude. In 2010 it was ...

    GJ Marseille, A Stoffelen, H Schyberg, L Megner, H Kornich | published | 2013
  25. Near-shore scatterometer wind product

    This document describes the work done for the EU-funded project MyWave Task 2.2 (Coastal wind pro...

    GJ Marseille, A Stoffelen | published | 2013