ACVE:
Atmospheric Composition Validation and Evolution

   
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Day 1: Wednesday, 13 March 2013

 

Introduction

9:15

Welcome

ESA, Italy

Kolhammer Gunter

9:25

Introduction

ESA, Italy

Bojkov Bojan

 

Future Missions and Evolution                                   

 

Chair: John Remedios, University of Leicester, UK                                                             

9:45

TROPOMI Level 2 Product Development: Opportunities and Challenges

KNMI, Netherlands

Veefkind Pepijn

10:00

Eight years of OMI measurements and what we can learn from these for the Sentinels and their validation

KNMI, Netherlands

Levelt Pieternel

10:15

Towards disentangling natural and anthropogenic GHG emissions by space-based atmospheric concentration imaging - The CarbonSat Earth Explorer 8 Candidate Mission

University of Bremen,

Germany

Bovensmann Heinrich

10:30

Performance Study for a New-Generation MIPAS Experiment

Bologna University,

Italy

Carlotti Massimo

10:45

The IASI mission after 2020: what to expect for atmospheric composition monitoring

CNRS, France

Clerbaux Cathy

11:00-11:20

Coffee Break                                                                                              

 

Invited speaker

11:20 -12:05

Spectroscopy/calibration/validation

University of Bremen, Germany

Burrows John

 

Calibration of measured radiances 

 

Chair: Jean-Marie Flaud, LISA / UPEC - IPSL, France

12:20

New high-resolution ozone absorption cross-sections in the 230 - 1050 nm spectral region

University of Bremen, Germany

Serdyuchenko Anna

12:35

Let's get dirty again: More Contaminated Mirrors in Space

SRON , Netherlands

Krijger Matthijs

12:50

In-flight Recalibration of SCIAMACHY's Polarization Sensitivities - Status and Prospects

University of Bremen,

Germany

Liebing Patricia

13:05

MIPAS Level 1B Improvements

ABB Inc., Canada

Perron Gaetan

13:20

Long-term Degradation Analysis of GOME, SCIAMACHY, and GOME-2 Measured Radiances

DLR, Germany

Coldewey-Egbers Melanie

13:35

GOME-2 level 1 calibrated radiances for atmospheric composition retrievals from two operational Metop satellites

EUMETSAT, Germany

Lang Ruediger

13:35-14:35

Lunch Break

 

Methods and instruments for validation

 

Chair: Alain Hauchecorne  LATMOS, France

14:35

Pandora network for ground validation of satellite-derived trace gas products

LuftBlick, Austria

Cede Alexander

14:50

Validation of tracer measurements from MIPAS-ENVISAT using trajectory mapping

Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

Engel Andreas

15:05

EARLINET activities for satellite instruments validation: expertise and future plans

Cnr-IMAA, Italy

Mona Lucia

15:20

Assessment of the internal consistency of the ozonesonde networks by comparison with the satellite system of ozone profilers

BIRA - IASB, Belgium

Hubert Daan

15:35

Validation Strategy for Reactive Gases in the Troposphere

University of Bremen, Germany

Richter Andreas

16:05-16:25

Coffee Break

16:25-17:30

DISCUSSION

17:30-19:30

Icebreaker and Poster Session

 

 

Day 2: Thursday,  14 March 2013

 

Invited Speaker

 9:15-10:00

Importance of good quality data and new products from MACC and ECMWF perspective

ECMWF, UK

Peuch Vincent-Henri

 

Algorithms and Products  

 

Chair: Pepijn Veefkind, KNMI, Netherlands

10:00

Validation of the GMES Atmosphere Service global products

KNMI, Netherlands

Eskes Henk

10:15

Ten years of stellar occultation through the Earth atmosphere : What did we learn ?

LATMOS/CNRS, France

Dalaudier Francis

10:30

Quality of GOMOS night and day measurements

FMI, Finland

Kyrölä Erkki

10:45

Selection of retrieval Variables in the Inversion of Spectroscopic Measurements of the Atmosphere

Universitá di Bologna, Italy

Ridolfi Marco

11:00

Report on Current ACE-FTS Data Versions:  Processing and Validation

University di Toronto, Canada

Waymark Claire

11:15-11:35

Coffee Break

 

Ozone

 

Chair: Mark Schoeberl, STC (NASA retired), USA

11:35

Multi-spectral retrieval of lowermost tropospheric ozone by synergism of IASI and GOME-2 satellite observations

LISA/ UPEC- IPSL, France

Cuesta Juan

11:50

Validating six years of tropospheric ozone observations from TES with ozonesonde measurements and implications for IASI

KNMI & Tech Univ Eindhoven, Netherlands

Verstraeten Willem

12:05
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Ozone Profiles Validation (GOMOS SAGE OMPS)

USRA/ GESTAR, NASA/ GSFC, United States

Ghassan Taha

12:20

Round-Robin Validation of Nadir Ozone Profile Retrievals Using Ground-Based Reference Data: Methodology and Practice

BIRA - IASB, Belgium

Keppens Arno

12:35

Harmonized datasets of ozone profiles from ESA Envisat and Third Party Missions limb measurements

FMI, Finland

Sofieva Viktoria

12:50

Validation of SCIAMACHY v5.02 ozone profiles with lidar and sonde data

KNMI, Netherlands

van Gijsel Anne

13:05

Long-term stability of ozone GOMOS/ENVISAT V6: internal consistency and geophysical validation

LATMOS, UNSQ, CNRS, France

Hauchecorne Alain

13:20

Assessment of Odin-OSIRIS ozone measurements from 2001 to the present using SAGE II, MLS, GOMOS, and ozonesondes

University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Adams Cristen

 13:35-14:35

Lunch Break

 

CO, CO2 and CH4.

 

Chair: Ilse  Aben, SRON, Netherlands

14:35

Comparative validation of GHG-CCI CO2 and CH4 products from SCIAMACHY and GOSAT with measurements from the TCCON network

BIRA - IASB, Belgium

Dils Bart

14:50

Evaluation and Validation of the SCIAMACHY SGP 5.02 Carbon Monoxide total Columns

KNMI, Netherlands

De Laat Jos

15:05

COMPARISON OF CO2 TOTAL COLUMN RETRIEVED FROM IASI/METOP-A USING KLIMA ALGORITHM AND TANSO-FTS/GOSAT LEVEL 2 PRODUCTS

IFAC- CNR, Italy

Cortesi Ugo

15:20

Evaluation of bias and random errors of Aura Tropospheric Emission Spectrometer measurements of CO2 and CH4

JPL/ CALECH, United States

Worden John

15:35

Lessons from MOPITT Retrieval Algorithm Development (presented by Helen Worden)

NCAR, USA

Deeter Merritt

 15:50-16:30

DISCUSSION

17:00-19:00

Poster Session drinks

 

 

Day 3: Friday, 15 March 2013

 

 

Minor Trace gases.

 

 

Chair: Andreas Richter, University of Bremen,Germany

9:15

Long-term validation of Envisat's MIPAS and SCIAMACHY products based on balloon-borne observations

 KIT, Germany

Oelhaf Hermann

9:30

Evaluation of satellites NO2 columns using the SAOZ UV-Vis Network

CNRS, France

Pommereau Jean-Pierre

9:45

Intercomparison of stratospheric NO2 satellite retrievals (MIPAS, HIRDLS, OMI, SCIAMACHY) and model simulations (WACCM and TM5)

Technical University Delf, Netherlands

Belmonte Rivas Maria

10:00

BrO and NO2 from SCIAMACHY limb measurements - validation of the operational data products

IUP,University of Bremen, Germany

Azam Faiza

10:15

Linking ground, boundary layer and free troposphere NO2 observations to OMI satellite columns: First results of DISCOVER-AQ 2013

KNMI, Netherlands

Stein Zweers Deborah

10:30

MAX-DOAS Observations of Formaldehyde, Nitrogen Dioxide and Aerosols in the Beijing Area: Comparison of Two Profile Retieval Approaches

TU-Delft, Netherlands

Vlemmix Tim

 

Invited Speaker

10:45- 11:30

Importance of accessible well documented and scientifically relevant data

STC(NASA RETIRED),

United States

Schoeberl Mark

11:30-11:50

Coffee Break

 

Clouds, Aerosols and Water Vapour

 

Chair: John Worden, NCAR, United States

 

11:50

Evaluation of level-2 and level-3 data from the AATSR-MERIS cloud property retrieval FAME-C developed within ESA Cloud CCI

Freie University of Berlin, Germany

Carbajal Henken Cintia

12:05

Validation of SCIAMACHY cloud products using Cloudnet products

KNMI, Netherlands

Wang Ping

12:20

Retrieval of Aerosol Absorption over Ocean using  AATSR/MERIS and SLSRT/OLCI

FU-Berlin,Germany

Filipitsch Florian

12:35

Validation of two independent retrievals of SCIAMACHY water vapour columns using radiosonde data

KNMI, Netherlands

Piters Ankie

12:50

Validation of the SCIAMACHY limb water vapor retrieval

University of Bremen, Germany

Weigel Katja

13:05

Improved Water Vapour Retrievals from MERIS and OLCI over Land and Ocean

Freie Univerity of Berlin, Germany

Lindstrot Rasmus

13:20

Validation and comparison of GOMOS/ENVISAT Water Vapor Measurements with Lidar and other space instruments.

LATMOS/CNRS, France

Bertaux Jean-Loup

13:35-14:35

Lunch Break

 

 

Methods and Instruments for Thermodynamic Variables

 

Chair: Gottfried Kirchengast, University of Graz, Austria

14:35

Results and validation of the middle and upper atmosphere data as measured by MIPAS

Istituto de Astrofisicade Andalucia, CSIC, Spain

Lopez-Puertas Manuel

14:50

Validation of Thermodynamic Profiles from MIPAS and GOMOS against Radio Occultation Reference Datasets

University of Graz, Austria

Schwaerz Marc

15:05

Validation of OSIRIS mesospheric temperatures

University of Toronto, Canada

Sheese Patrick

15:20-16:30

DISCUSSION

 

 

 

 

Minimize Poster Programme

Future Missions and Evolution

RESULTS OF THE PREPARATORY STUDY  "PREMIER ANALYSIS OF CAMPAIGN DATA"

ISAC-CNR, Italy

Castelli Elisa

CNR-IMAA Atmospheric Observatory (CIAO)

CNR-IMAA, Italy

Madonna Fabio

Operational implementation of EarthCARE Calibration Plan

SERCO, Italy

Niro Fabrizio

Quality Control approach applied to EarthCARE mission

SERCO, Italy

Niro Fabrizio

GOMOS Bright Limb Data Set

FMI, Finland

Tukiainen Simo

EarthCARE

ESA,ESTEC, Netherlands

Wehr Tobias

Calibration of mesaured radiances

Chair: Jean-Marie Flaud LISA/UPEC-IPSL, France

In-flight calibration methods for the candidate Earth Explorer 7 candidate mission PREMIER

ESA-ESTEC, Netherlands

Langen Jörg

A Generic Satellite Validation Protocol for Atmospheric Trace Gases

BIRA-IASB, Belgium

Lambert Jean-Christopher

SCIAMACHY: New Algorithms for the Operational Level 0-1 Processor

DLR, Germany

Lichtenberg Günter

Simulating the IASI spectrum using Radiative Transfer Models

 

Ventress Lucy

Long term Preservation of Atmospheric Data: Scientific Aspect.

IASB-BIRA, Belgium

Muller Christian

End-to-end validation of total and tropospheric NO2 columns from atmospheric composition satellite sensors

BIRA- IASB, Belgium

Pinardi Gaia

Intercomparison of scientific tropospheric NO2 Retrievals from SCIAMACHY Data

University of Bremen, Germany

Richter Andreas

Satellite validation of the Tropospheric NO2 vertical column density using MAX-DOAS measurements (2008–2011) over Beijing

MPI for Chemistry, Germany

Wagner Thomas

Algorithms and Products

 

MIPAS Level 2 Processor Prototype: From Validation to Operation

Austrium Gmbh, Germany

Bernau Marc

Tangent height validation for SCIAMACHY solar occultation measurements

University of Bremen, Germany

Bramstedt Klaus

SCIAMACHY-ENVISAT: data quality and reprocessing

SERCO, Italy

Brizzi Gabriele

A new quality analysis applied to MIPAS operational products

Istituto di Fisica Applicata ''Nello Carrara'' CNR, Italy

Ceccherini Simone

Status and quality assessment of the reprocessed ENVISAT MIPAS datasets

SERCO, Italy

De Laurentis Marta

Comparison of different azimuth viewing directions of ENVISAT MIPAS datasets

SERCO, Italy

De Laurentis Marta

MIPAS Retrievals using the Oxford Algorithm MORSE

University of Oxford, UK

Dudhia Anu

Maintenance and development  of the SCIAMACHY operational ESA level 2 version 5 and 6 products

University of Bremen, Germany

Eichmann Kai-Uwe

Assessment of the GOMOS dataset: latest re-processing status and data quality overview

SERCO, Italy

Iannone Rosario Quirino

Comparison of the MIPAS products obtained by four different L2 processors

IFAC-CNR, Italy

Raspollini Piera

European Space Agency Campaign Activities in Support of Earth Observation Projects

ESA-ESTEC, Netherlands

Schuettemeyer Dirk

Ozone

 

 

Long-term Stability of MIPAS-ENVISAT O3 and HNO3 Data Using g.-b. FTIR Measurements in Kiruna (Sweden) and Izaña (Tenerife I.)

KIT, Germany

Blumenstock Thomas

Spectral Soft Calibration for use in Conjunction with an Optimal Estimation based Approach to Retrieve O3 Stratospheric Profile

University of Bremen, Germany

Bötel Stefan

VALIDATION OF GOME-2 TROPOSPHERIC OZONE COLUMN PRODUCTS, USING BALLOON SOUNDING DATA

IRM, Belgium

Delcloo Andy

VALIDATION OF GOME-2/OPERA OZONE PROFILES, USING BALLOON SOUNDING DATA

IRM, Belgium

Delcloo Andy

Tropospheric ozone measurements with IASI/MetOp-A: improvement of the retrieval for the lower troposphere and validation

LISA, CNRS, France

Eremenko Maxim

Ground-based stratospheric O3 and HNO3 measurements at Thule, Greenland: An intercomparison with Aura MLS observations

INGV, Italy

Fiorucci Irene

Using SCIAMACHY limb/nadir matching and Oslo CTM2 simulations as stratospheric correction for tropospheric NO2 retrievals

University of Bremen, Germany

Hilboll Andreas

Latest updates of O3 profile data from Odin, Envisat and ACE: Bias & stability with respect to NDACC/GAW ozonesondes and lidars

BIRA- IASB, Belgium

Hubert Daan

Impact of Improved Corrections for MIPAS Detector Non-Linearity

KIT-IMK, Germany

Kiefer Michael

Long-Term Ozonesonde Observations at High-Latitude Sites and Comparisons with Satellite Data

FMI, Finland

Kivi Rigel

Validation of the total ozone climate data record from GOME, SCIAMACHY and GOME-2 as part of the ESA Climate Change Initiative Laboratory of Atmospheric Physics, Greece Koukouli MariLiza

Validation of MIPAS IMK/IAA ozone profiles

KIT, Germany

Laeng Alexandra

A Consistent Long-Term Total Ozone Data Record based on GOME, SCIAMACHY and GOME-2 as Part of the ESA Climate Change Initiative

DLR-IMF, Germany

Lerot Christophe

Impovement of the OMI DOAS totale ozone columns

KNMI, Netherlands

Oude Nijhuis Albert

Intercomparison of satellite total ozone columns and validation with the Brewer/Dobson network

KNMI, Netherlands

Piters Ankie

Envisat (GOMOS, MIPAS, SCIAMACHY) Ozone Limb/Occultation Ozone Profile Comparisons to other concurrent long-term Satellite Data

IUP Bremen, Germany

Rahpoe Nabiz

Validation and evolution of SCIAMACHY water vapor isotopologues measurements using the TCCON and NDACC networks

SRON, Netherlands

Scheepmaker Remco

Validation of GOMOS ozone precision estimates in the stratosphere

LATMOS, France

Sofieva Viktoria

Methods to homogenize ozone sonde measurements across changes in solution strength or ozone sonde manufacturer

Federal Office of Meteorology and Climatology, Switzerland

Stübi René

Validation of GOMOS v6.01 Ozone and high Resolution Temperature Profiles with Lidar and Sonde Data

KNMI, Netherlands

van Gijsel Anne

Validation of MIPAS ML2PP v6 ozone and temperature profiles with lidar and sonde data

KNMI, Netherlands

van Gijsel Anne

A Uniform Validation of 4 MIPAS Ozone Profile Retrievals

BIRA-IASB, Belgium

Verhoelst Tijl

WFDOAS total ozone from GOME, SCIAMACHY, and GOME-2 (1995-today): Validation, creation of a merged dataset, and ozone science

University of Bremen, Germany

Weber Mark

XCO2 and XCH4 retrievals from GOSAT

SRON, Netherlands

Ilse Aben

Carbon monoxide (CO) retrievals beyond 2008 derived from SCIAMACHY's SWIR channel

SRON, Netherlands

Borsdorff Tobias

Updated Spectroscopic Line Parameters of Methane around 1.6 Microns

University of Bremen, Germany

Gorshelev Victor

Analysis of MIPAS Spectra in the CO2 10 and 4.3 m regions in the Mesosphere and Lower Thermosphere

KIT, Germany

Jurado-Navarro Aythami

Validation of MIPAS IMK/IAA methane V5R_CH4_220 profiles

KIT, Germany

Laeng Alexandra

Decadal Record of Satellite Carbon Monoxide Observations

NCAR, USA

Worden Helen

Validation of SCIAMACHY limb NO2 profiles using solar occultation and limb measurements

University of Bremen, Germany

Bauer Ralf
Minor Trace Gas Measurements by the Tropospheric Emission Spectrometer (TES) University of Oxford, UK Cady-Pereira K

Analysis of new species retrieved from MIPAS

University of Oxford, UK

Cai Shaomin

New Harmonised Formaldehyde Retrievals from GOME-2 and OMI and their comparison with MAX-DOAS observations in the Beijing area

BIRA-IASB, Belgium

De Smedt Isabelle

Validation of minor species of the MIPAS2D database

IDEAS SERCO,Italy

Dinelli Bianca Maria

Validation of the IASI CH4 and N2O products using ground-based FTS: Preliminary results at the Izaña Observatory (28ºN, 17ºW).

Agencia Estatal de Meteorología, Spain

García Omaira E.

Validation of MIPAS HCFC22 retrieved with the IMK/IAA research processor

KIT, Germany

Laeng Alexandra

Formaldehyde and nitrogen dioxide over the western Pacific: SCIAMACHY and GOME-2 validation

University of Bremen, Germany

Peters Enno

The v3 and v4 bands of nitric acid (HNO3) at 7.6 µm for atmospheric studies

Universitá di Bologna, Italy

Ridolfi Marco

Analysis of new species retrieved from MIPAS

University of Oxford, UK

Shaomin Cai

Comparing solar and stellar occultation profiles of ozone, NO2, NO3 and aerosols

FMI, Finland

Tamminen Johanna

A global climatology of OClO derived from GOMOS averaged transmittances

BIRA-IASB, Belgium

Tetard Cedric

Long-term intercomparison of MIPAS additional species ClONO2, N2O5, CFC-11, and CFC-12 with MIPAS-B measurements

KIT, Germany

Wetzel Gerald

Retrieved stratospheric aerosols from SCIAMACHY limb-scatter observations

University of Bremen, Germany

Brinkhoff Lena Anneke

Validation of Water Vapour Column Density product from the GOME, SCIAMACHY and GOME-2 instruments

DLR, Germany

Grossi Margherita

Sensitivity study for the derivation of aerosol height using the oxygen absorption band and first applications to GOSAT

Freie Universität Berlin

Hollstein André

High-Resolution in-situ NO2 Profiles and their Use in Satellite Validation

KNMI, Netherlands

Piters Ankie

Aerosol extinction and classification using MIPAS

University of Oxford, UK

Smith Andrew

Quality of the SCIAMACHY Absorbing Aerosol Index product

KNMI, Netherlands

Tilstra Lieuwe Gijsbert

Stratospheric aerosol extinction retrieval from SCIAMACHY limb measurements

SRON, Netherlands

Wiensz Truitt

Methods and instruments for validation

 Chair: Gottfried Kirchengast, University of Graz, Austria

Improving of the GOMOS High Resolution Temperature Profiles by modelling gravity waves

SERCO, Italy

Iannone Rosario Quirino

Tropospheric Effect on GPS Positioning: Case of Geodetic Network Survey (Algeria).

CTS, Algeria

Kheloufi Nouredine