Publications

Scientific publications from the department of Satellite observations

  1. Effects of clouds on the UV Absorbing Aerosol Index from TROPOMI

    The ultraviolet (UV) Absorbing Aerosol Index (AAI) is widely used as an indicator for the presenc...

    ML Kooreman, P Stammes, VJH Trees, MC Sneep, LG Tilstra, M de Graaf, DC Stein Zweers, P Wang, ONE Tuinder, JP Veefkind | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2020 | 13
  2. S5P TROPOMI NO2 slant column retrieval: method, stability, uncertainties and comparisons with OMI

    The Tropospheric Monitoring Instrument (TROPOMI), aboard the Sentinel-5 Precursor (S5P) satellite...

    JHG van Geffen, KF Boersma, HJ Eskes, MC Sneep, M ter Linden, JP Veefkind | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2020 | 13
  3. Balance of Emission and Dynamical Controls on Ozone During the Korea-United States Air Quality Campaign From Multiconstituent Satellite Data Assimilation

    Global multiconstituent concentration and emission fields obtained from the assimilation of the s...

    K Miyazaki, T Sekiya, D Fu, KW Bowman, SS Kulawik, K Sudo, T Walker, Y Kanaya, M Takigawa, K Ogochi, H Eskes, KF Boersma, AM Thompson, B Gaubert, J Barre | published | Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres | 2019 | 124
  4. A neural network radiative transfer model approach applied to the Tropospheric Monitoring Instrument aerosol height algorithm

    To retrieve aerosol properties from satellite measurements of the oxygen A-band in the near-infra...

    S Nanda, M de Graaf, JP Veefkind, M ter Linden, MC Sneep, JF de Haan, PF Levelt | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2019 | 12
  5. Error sources in the retrieval of aerosol information over bright surfaces from satellite measurements in the oxygen A band

    Retrieving aerosol optical thickness and aerosol layer height over a bright surface from measured...

    S Nanda, M de Graaf, M Sneep, JF de Haan, P Stammes, AFJ Sanders, O Tuinder, JP Veefkind, PF Levelt | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2018 | 11
  6. A weighted least squares approach to retrieve aerosol layer height over bright surfaces applied to GOME-2 measurements of the oxygen A band for forest fire cases over Europe

    This paper presents a weighted least squares approach to retrieve aerosol layer height from top-o...

    S Nanda, JP Veefkind, M de Graaf, M Sneep, P Stammes, JF de Haan, AFJ Sanders, A Apituley, O Tuinder, PF Levelt | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2018 | 11
  7. The TROPOMI surface UV algorithm

    The TROPOspheric Monitoring Instrument (TROPOMI) is the only payload of the Sentinel-5 Precursor ...

    AV Lindfors, J Kujanpää, N Kalakoski, A Heikkilä, K Lakkala, T Mielonen, M Sneep, NA Krotkov, A Arola, J Tamminen1 | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2018 | 11
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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