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Aerosol analysis and forecast in the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts Integrated Forecast System: 3. Evaluation by means of case studies

A. Mangold, H. De Backer, B. De Paepe, S. Dewitte, I. Chiapello, Y. Derimian, M. Kacenelenbogen, J.-F. Léon, N. Huneeus, M. Schulz, D. Ceburnis, C. O'Dowd (+5 others)
2011 Journal of Geophysical Research  
The case studies include (1) the summer heat wave in Europe in August 2003, characterized by forest fire aerosol and conditions of high temperatures and stagnation, favoring photochemistry and secondary  ...  In the analysis, Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) total aerosol optical depth (AOD) at 550 nm over ocean and land (except over bright surfaces) was assimilated.  ...  At LOA, Didier Tanré and Fabrice Ducos are thanked for their helpful contribution to the analysis of POLDER and AERONET data for the pollution aerosol case study. We also thank P. Goloub, S.  ... 
doi:10.1029/2010jd014864 fatcat:v6k2ph5tkzgfpkjx3osi42nl5y

On-Line Chemistry Within WRF: Description and Evaluation of a State-of-the-Art Multiscale Air Quality and Weather Prediction Model [chapter]

Georg Grell, Jerome Fast, William I. Gustafson, Steven E. Peckham, Stuart McKeen, Marc Salzmann, Saulo Freitas
2010 Integrated Systems of Meso-Meteorological and Chemical Transport Models  
This study was supported by an internal special project fund of the Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC).  ...  Lelieveld, and G.-J. Roelofs (1996, Simulation of the tropospheric sulfur cycle in a global climate model, Atmos. Environ., 30, 1693-1707. Ghan, S. J., N. S. Laulainen, R. C. Easter, R. Wagener, S.  ...  The surface temperature over land surface is calculated using the force-restore method combined with a stratified surface layer.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-13980-2_3 fatcat:wwygpb4jnngvthp33ana5ps6li

Meteorology and Oceanography

1952 Physics today  
EUMETSAT support and encouragement is gratefully acknowledged.  ...  The CAMME team is acknowledged for computing support and MUMM-Oostende for the meticulous collection of in situ data.  ...  We will describe our plans for the use of ATOVS data in 3DVAR. Acknowledgments Thanks t o J. Dodge and R.  ... 
doi:10.1063/1.3067492 fatcat:gpzkh2et5ndj5lcss2jsmgxbiy

Evaluation of chemistry and climate models using measurements and data assimilation [article]

Jeuken, ABM (Ad), Kelder, HM (Hennie), Lelieveld, J (Jos)
Comparison Figure 4 .4 of model calculated boundary layer heights with observed heights from an aerosol lidar and radiosonde temperature pro les for a site in the Netherlands shows that in general the  ...  The combination of model and data in the data-assimilation of the NWP model enables a good validation of the parameterizations of vertical di usion in these models.  ... 
doi:10.6100/ir534235 fatcat:q7r4ykhty5cfdh62ngi2oqe4hy

Retrieval of total and tropospheric ozone from observations by the Global Ozone Monitoring Experiment [article]

PJM Valks, Kelder, HM (Hennie), Platt, U (Ulrich), Oss, RF (Roeland) Van
The ground-based data used in this publication was obtained as part of the Network for the Detection of Stratospheric Change (NDSC) and from the World Ozone and Ultraviolet Radiation Data Centre (WOUDC  ...  We are grateful to ESA/ESRIN for providing the ATSR World Fire Atlas data and we thank the SHADOZ and MOZAIC communities for the availability of the ozone data.  ...  One way to deal with this is to determine an effective (representative) temperature for the ozone cross-section, using temperature data from Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) models.  ... 
doi:10.6100/ir571922 fatcat:hhgbjrmng5ajfkumtjlpovovxy

Establishing common standards and requirements for Earth Observation management, access and sharing:

Αβραάμ Π. Μαυρίδης
and private companies which are an essential part in the evolution of issues on Earth Observation in a global scale.  ...  It also assessed many web-GIS applications in combination with satellite data.  ...  , Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, and the United Kingdom.  ... 
doi:10.26262/ fatcat:dd4msztzdfaevh6vu3to5wevoe