Publications

Scientific publications from the department of Satellite observations

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. Evaluation of SEVIRI retrieval of high ice water content environments with other satellite measurements (HAIC Deliverable 32.5)

    A detailed evaluation of the SEVIRI CPP High IWC mask using one full year of DARDAR data is prese...

    ATJ de Laat, JF Meirink, F Parol, R Nohra | 2017 | 2017
  8. 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
  9. ASCAT-6.25 validation

    See report

    J Vogelzang | published | 2016
  10. ASCAT ultrahigh-resolution wind products on optimized grids

    Zie paper

    J Vogelzang, A Stoffelen | accepted | IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth O | 2016
  11. The ASCAT 6.25-km wind product

    The advanced scatterometer (ASCAT) wind data processor (AWDP) produces ocean surface vector winds...

    J Vogelzang, A Stoffelen, RD Lindsley, A Verhoef, J Verspeek | accepted | IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth O | 2016
  12. Validation of CAMS regional services: concentrations above the surface

    T Antonaki, AM Blechschmidt, H Clark, C Gielen, F Hendrick, J Kapsomenakis, A Mortier, E Peters, A Piters, A Richter, M Van Roozendael, M Schulz, T Wagner, C Zerefos, HJ Eskes | 2016 | 2016
  13. Investigating differences in DOAS retrieval codes using MAD-CAT campaign data

    E Peters, G Pinardi, A Seyler, A Richter, F Wittrock, T Boesch, JP Burrows, M Van Roozendael, F Hendrick, T Drosoglou, AF Bais, Y Kanaya, ......, A Piters, Et al | submitted | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2016
  14. Validation of 10-year SAO OMI Ozone Profile (PROFOZ) Product Using Ozonesonde Observations

    G Huang, X Liu, K Chance, K Yang, PK Bhartia, Z Cai, M Allaart, B Calpini, GJ Coetzee, E Cuevas-Agullo, ......, AJM Piters, ......, R Scheele, Et al | submitted | Atm. Chem. Phys. | 2016
  15. Observational evidence for cloud cover enhancement over western European forests

    Forests impact regional hydrology and climate directly by regulating water and heat fluxes. Indir...

    AJ Teuling, CM Taylor, JF Meirink, Et al. | published | Nature Communications | 2017 | 8
  16. An intercomparison study of tropospheric NO2 columns from MAX-DOAS retrievals and regional air quality model simulations

    AM Blechschmidt, J Arteta, A Coman, RL Curier, H Eskes, G Foret, C Gielen, F Hendrick, V Marecal, F Meleux, J Parmentier, E Peters, G Pinardi, AJM Piters, Et al | submitted | Atm. Chem. Phys. | 2016
  17. CLARA-A2: The second edition of the CM SAF cloud and radiation data record from 34 years of global AVHRR data

    The second edition of the satellite-derived climate data record CLARA (“The CM SAF cLoud, Albedo ...

    Karlsson, Anttila, Trentmann, Stengel, Meirink, Devasthale, Hanschmann, Kothe, Jaaskelainen, Sedlar, Benas, Zadelhoff, Et al. | published | Atm. Chem. Phys. | 2017 | 17
  18. Use of tethersonde and aircraft profiles to study the impact of mesoscale and microscale meteorology on air quality

    Highly-resolved vertical profiles of ozone and reactive nitrogen in the lower troposphere were ob...

    GM Mazzuca, KE Pickering, RD Clark, CP Loughner, A Fried, DC Stein Zweers, A Weinheimer, RR Dickerson | published | Atmos. Environm. | 2017 | 149
  19. Toward Scatterometer Winds Assimilation in the Mesoscale HARMONIE Model

    Data assimilation (DA) experiments have been conducted with the high-resolution limited-area mode...

    GJ Marseille, A Stoffelen | accepted | IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth O | 2017
  20. Limb–nadir matching using non-coincident NO2 observations: proof of concept and the OMI-minus-OSIRIS prototype product

    A variant of the limb–nadir matching technique for deriving tropospheric NO2 columns is presented...

    C Adams, EN Normand, CA McLinden, AE Bourassa, AD Lloyd, DA Degenstein, NA Krotkov, M Belmonte Rivas, KF Boersma, H Eskes | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2016 | 9
  21. The Scatterometer Instrument Competence Centre (SCIRoCCo): project’s activities and first achievements

    The Scatterometer Instrument Competence Centre (SCIRoCCo, http://scirocco.sp.serco.eu) is a proje...

    R Crapolicchio, A Bigazzi, G De Chiara, X Neyt, A Stoffelen, M Belmonte Rivas, W Wagner, C Reimer | 2016 | 2016
  22. Proposed standardized definitions for vertical resolution and uncertainty in the NDACC lidar ozone and temperature algorithms – Part 1: Vertical resolution

    T Leblanc, ............., JAE van Gijsel, .......... | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2016 | 9
  23. Proposed standardized definitions for vertical resolution and uncertainty in the NDACC lidar ozone and temperature algorithms – Part 3: Temperature uncertainty budget

    T Leblanc, ......, JAE van Gijsel, ......... | published | Atmospheric Measurement Techniques | 2016 | 9
  24. AERosol direct radiative FORCing and Effect on clouds (AERFORCE) - Final Report

    M de Graaf, P Stammes | 2016 | 2016
  25. Vertical distribution of aerosols from GOSAT observations of the polarized oxygen A-band (GOSAT-profiler) - Final Report

    MO Vietez, P Stammes | 2012 | 2012