Monitoring atmospheric composition & climate
 
 
Publications


The list below includes refereed publications and books that are either directly on MACC and GEMS or on science closely related to MACC and GEMS, and that were authored by participants during the projects. The list for MACC includes papers that are under review.

MACC

van der A, R.J., M.A.F. Allaart and H.J. Eskes, 2010: Multi sensor reanalysis of total ozone, Atm. Chem. Phys. Disc., 10, doi:10.5194/acpd-10-11401-2010

Baklanov, A., S. Grimmond, A. Mahura, M. Athanassiadou, 2009: Meteorological and Air Quality Models for Urban Areas. Springer, 2009, 140 p

Baklanov A.A. and R.B. Nuterman, 2009: Multi-scale atmospheric environment modelling for urban areas, Adv. Sci. Res., 3, 53-57, www.adv-sci-res.net/3/53/2009/

Baklanov A. (editor), 2010: "Mesometeorology and Air Pollution". Odessa Ecologiya, 240 p

Baklanov A., 2010: "Chemical Weather Forecasting: A New Concept of Integrated Modelling".  Advances in Science and Research, 4: 23-27, 2010, www.adv-sci-res.net/4/23/2010/

Baklanov, A., A. Mahura, R. Sokhi, 2011: Integrated systems of meso-meteorological and chemical transport models, Springer, 242 p., DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-13980-2

Baklanov, A., A. Mahura, Korsholm U., Nuterman R., Sørensen J.H., Amstrup B., 2011: Overview of DMI ACT-NWP Modelling Systems, in “Integrated systems of meso-meteorological and chemical transport models”, Springer, 2011, 242 p., DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-13980-2

Benedetti, A., J.W. Kaiser and J.-J. Morcrette, 2011: [Global Climate] Aerosols [in "State of the Climate in 2010"]. BAMS, 92(6):S65-S67

Bergamaschi, P., C. Frankenberg, J. F. Meirink, M. Krol, M. G. Villani, S. Houweling, F. Dentener, E. J. Dlugokencky, J. B. Miller, L. V. Gatti, A. Engel, and I. Levin, 2009: Inverse modeling of global and regional CH4 emissions using SCIAMACHY satellite retrievals: J. Geophys. Res., 114, doi:10.1029/2009JD012287

Bergamaschi, P., M. Krol, J. F. Meirink, F. Dentener, A. Segers, J. van Aardenne, S. Monni, A. Vermeulen, M. Schmidt, M. Ramonet, C. Yver, F. Meinhardt, E. G. Nisbet, R. Fisher, S. O'Doherty, and E. J. Dlugokencky, Inverse modeling of European CH4 emissions 2001-2006, 2011: J. Geophys. Res., 115, D22309, doi:10.1029/2010JD014180.

Berrisford, P., P. Kållberg, S. Kobayashi, D. Dee, S. Uppala, A. J. Simmons, P. Poli and H. Sato, 2011: Atmospheric conservation properties in ERA-Interim Quart. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 137, 1381-1399

Blanc Ph., Gschwind B., Lefèvre M., Wald L., 2011: The HelioClim project: Surface solar irradiance data for climate applications. Remote Sensing, 3, 343-361, 2011; doi:10.3390/rs3020343

Boynard, A., M. Beekmann, G. Foret, A. Ung, S. Szopa, C. Schmechtig, A. Coman, 2011: An ensemble assessment of regional ozone model uncertainty with a physically sound modelling ensemble , Atmos. Env.,Volume 45, Issue 3, Pages 784-793, 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.08.006

Broquet, G., F. Chevallier, P. Rayner , C. Aulagnier , I. Pison , M. Ramonet , M. Schmidt , A. Vermeulen , and P. Ciais, 2011: European CO2 biogenic flux inversion at mesoscale from continuous in situ mixing ratio measurements. J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2011JD016202

Butz, A., O. P. Hasekamp, C. Frankenberg, J. Vidot, and I. Aben, 2010: CH4 retrievals from space-based solar backscatter measurements: performance evaluation against simulated aerosol and cirrus loaded scenes, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D24302, doi:10.1029/2010JD014514

Capelle V., Chédin A., Péquignot E., Schluessel P. and Newman S.M., 2011: Infrared continental surface emissivity spectra and skin temperature retrieved from IASI observations over the tropics. Submitted to J. Appl. Meteor. Clim.

Chevallier, F., et al., 2010: CO2 surface fluxes at grid point scale estimated from a global 21 year reanalysis of atmospheric measurements, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D21307, doi:10.1029/2010JD013887

Chevallier, F., et al., 2011: Global CO2 fluxes inferred from surface air-sample measurements and from TCCON retrievals of the CO2 total column. Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, doi:10.1029/2011GL049899

Chevallier, F., et al., 2011a: What eddy-covariance flux measurements tell us about prior errors in CO2-flux inversion schemes. Global Biogeochem. Cy., in revision

Chevallier, F., et al., 2011b: Global CO2 fluxes inferred from surface air-sample measurements and from TCCON retrievals of the CO2 total column. Geophys. Res. Lett., in press

Claeyman, M., J.-L. Attié, L. El Amraoui, D. Cariolle, V.-H. Peuch, H. Teyssèdre, B. Josse, P. Ricaud, S. Massart, A. Piacentini, J.-P. Cammas, N.J. Livesey, H.C. Pumphrey, and D.P. Edwards, 2010: A linear CO chemistry parameterization in a chemistry-transport model: evaluation and application to data assimilation. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 6097-6115 

Coman, A., G. Foret, M. Beekmann, M. Eremenko, G. Dufour, B. Gaubert, A. Ung, C. Schmechtig, J.-M. Flaud, and G. Bergametti, 2011: Assimilation of IASI partial tropospheric columns with an Ensemble Kalman Filter over Europe, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 11, 26943-26997

R.L.Curier, R. Timmermans, S. Calabretta-Jongen, H. Eskes, A.Segers, M. Schaap, D. Swart, 2011: Improving ozone forecasts over Europe by synergistic use of the LOTOS-EUROS chemical transport model and in-situ measurements, submitted

Dee, D.P., S.M. Uppala, A.J. Simmons,  P. Berrisford, P. Poli, S. Kobayashi, U. Andrae, M.A. Balmaseda, G. Balsamo, P. Bauer, P. Bechtold, A.C.M. Beljaars, L.  van de Berg, J. Bidlot, N. Bormann, C. Delsol, R. Dragani, M. Fuentes, A.J.  Geer, L. Haimberger, S./B. Healy, H. Hersbach, E.V. Hólm, L. Isaksen, P. Kållberg, M. Köhler, M. Matricardi, A.P. McNally, B. M. Monge-Sanz, J.-J. Morcrette, B.-K. Park, C. Peubey, P. de Rosnay, C. Tavolato, J.-N. Thépaut, and F. Vitart, 2011: The ERA-Interim reanalysis: configuration and performance of the data assimilation system. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 137, 553–597. doi: 10.1002/qj.828

Denier van der Gon, H. A.Visschedijk, J. Kuenen, H. van der Brugh, R. Droege, and M. Schaap, 2010:High resolution European emission grids for anthropogenic sources for the years 2003-2007, EGU 2010 special session Monitoring Atmospheric Composition and Climate, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 12, EGU2010-10800-1

Di Nicolantonio W.  and Cacciari A.,  2011: MODIS multiannual observations in support of air quality monitoring in Northern Italy, Italian Journal of Remote Sensing doi: 10.5721/ItJRS20114337

El Amraoui, L., J.-L. Attié, N. Semane, M. Claeyman, V.-H. Peuch, J. Warner, P. Ricaud, J.-P. Cammas, A. Piacentini, D. Cariolle, S. Massart and H. Bencherif, 2010: Midlatitude Stratosphere - Troposphere Exchange as diagnosed by MLS O3 and MOPITT CO assimilated fields, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 2175-2194

Elbern, H., J. Schwinger, and R. Botchorishvili, 2010: Chemical state estimation for the middle atmosphere by four-dimensional variational data assimilation: System configuration, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D06302, doi:10.1029/2009JD011953

Elguindi, N., Clark, H., Ordonez, C., Thouret, V., Flemming, J., Stein, O., Huijnen, V., Moinat, P., Inness, A., Peuch, V.-H., Stohl, A., Turquety, S., Athier, G., Cammas, J.-P., and Schultz, M., 2010: Current status of the ability of the GEMS/MACC models to reproduce the tropospheric CO vertical distribution as measured by MOZAIC, Geosci. Model Dev., 3, 501-518, doi:10.5194/gmd-3-501-2010

Emmons, L. K., Walters, S., Hess, P. G., Lamarque, J.-F., Pfister, G. G., Fillmore, D., Granier, C., Guenther, A., Kinnison, D., Laepple, T., Orlando, J., Tie, X., Tyndall, G., Wiedinmyer, C., Baughcum, S. L., and Kloster, S., 2010: Description and evaluation of the Model for Ozone and Related chemical Tracers, version 4 (MOZART-4), Geosci. Model Dev., 3, 43-67

Engelen, R. J. and Bauer, P. , 2011: The use of variable CO2 in the data assimilation of AIRS and IASI radiances. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society. doi: 10.1002/qj.919

Flemming, J., Inness, A., Flentje, H., Huijnen, V., Moinat, P., Schultz, M. G., and Stein, O., 2009: Coupling global chemistry transport models to ECMWF's integrated forecast system, Geosci. Model Dev., 2, 253-265

Flemming, J., Inness, A., Jones, L., Eskes, H. J., Huijnen, V., Schultz, M. G., Stein, O., Cariolle, D., Kinnison, D., and Brasseur, G., 2011: Forecasts and assimilation experiments of the Antarctic ozone hole 2008, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 1961-1977, doi:10.5194/acp-11-1961-2011, 2011

Flentje, H., Claude, H., Elste, T., Gilge, S., Köhler, U., Plass-Duelmer, C., Steinbrecht, W., Thomas, W., Werner, A., and Fricke, W., 2010: The Eyjafjallajoekull eruption in April 2010 - detection of volcanic plume using in-situ measurements, ozone sondes and lidar-ceilometer profiles, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 10085-10092, doi:10.5194/acp-10-10085-2010

Frankenberg, C., I. Aben, P. Bergamaschi, E. J. Dlugokencky, R. van Hees, S. Houweling, P. van der Meer, R. Snel, and P. Tol, 2011: Global column-averaged methane mixing ratios from 2003-2009 as derived from SCIAMACHY: Trends and variability, J. Geophys. Res., 116(D04302), doi:10.1029/2010JD014849

Giglio et al. (2009) Assessing variability and long-term trends in burned area by merging multiple satellite fire products, Biogeosciences, volume 7, 1171-1186

Granier, C., B. Bessagnet, T. Bond, A. D’Angiola, H. Denier van der Gon, G. J. Frost, A. Heil, J. W. Kaiser, S. Kinne, Z. Klimont, S. Kloster, J.-F. Lamarque, C. Liousse, T. Masui, F. Meleux, A. Mieville, T. Ohara, J.-C. Raut, K. Riahi, M. G. Schultz, S. J. Smith, A. Thompson, J. van Aardenne, G. R. van der Werf, D. P. van Vuuren (2011) Evolution of anthropogenic and biomass burning emissions of air pollutants at global and regional scales during the 1980-2010 period, Climatic Change, DOI 10.1007/s10584-011-0154-1

Grell, G. and A. Baklanov, 2011: Integrated Modeling for Forecasting Weather and Air Quality: A Call for Fully Coupled Approaches. Atm. Environ., doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.01.017.

Huijnen, V., Eskes, H. J., Poupkou, A., Elbern, H., Boersma, K. F., Foret, G., Sofiev, M., Valdebenito, A., Flemming, J., Stein, O., Gross, A., Robertson, L., D'Isidoro, M., Kioutsioukis, I., Friese, E., Amstrup, B., Bergstrom, R., Strunk, A., Vira, J., Zyryanov, D., Maurizi, A., Melas, D., Peuch, V.-H., and Zerefos, C., 2010: Comparison of OMI NO2 tropospheric columns with an ensemble of global and European regional air quality models, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 3273-3296, doi:10.5194/acp-10-3273-2010

Huijnen, V., Williams, J., van Weele, M., van Noije, T., Krol, M., Dentener, F., Segers, A., et al., 2010: The global chemistry transport model TM5: description and evaluation of the tropospheric chemistry version 3.0, Geosci. Model Dev., 3, 445-473, doi:10.5194/gmd-3-445-2010

Huijnen, V., Flemming, J., Kaiser, J. W., Inness, A., Leitão, J., Heil, A., Eskes, H. J., Schultz, M. G., Benedetti, A., Dufour, G., and Eremenko, M., 2011: Hindcast experiments of tropospheric composition during the summer 2010 fires over Western Russia, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 11, 31851-31909, doi:10.5194/acpd-11-31851-2011

Huneeus, N., M. Schulz, Y. Balkanski, J. Griesfeller, S. Kinne, J. Prospero, S. Bauer, A. Benedetti, O. Boucher, M. Chin, F. Dentener, T. Diehl, R. Easter, D. Fillmore, S. Ghan, P. Ginoux, L. Horowitz, T. Iversen, A. Kirkevag, D. Koch, M. Krol, X. Liu, N. Mahowald, R. Miller, J.-J. Morcrette, G. Myhre, J. Penner, J. Perlwitz, T. Seland, P. Stier, T. Takemura and C. Zender, 2011: Global dust model intercomparison, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11, 7781-7816

Huneeus, N. F. Chevallier and O. Boucher, 2012: Estimating aerosol emissions from aerosol optical depth, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, submitted

Isidoro, M., Elbern, H., Flemming, J., Friese, E., Kioutsioukis, I., Maurizio, A., Melas, D., Meleux, F., Menut, L., Moinat, P., Peuch, V.-H., Poupkou, A., Razinger, M., Schulz, M., Stein, O., Suttie, A.M., Valdebenito, A., Zerefos, C., Dufour, G., Bergametti G. and Flaud, J.-M., 2011: 3D evaluation of tropospheric ozone simulations by an ensemble of regional Chemistry Transport Model, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, 11, 28797-28849

Joly, M. and V.-H. Peuch, 2012: Objective classification of air quality monitoring sites over Europe. Atmospheric Environment, 47, 111-123

Kaiser, J.W. and J. Goldammer, 2010: Biomass burning [in "State of the Climate in 2009"] BAMS 91(6)

Kaiser, J. W. , A. Heil, and G. R. van der Werf, 2011: [Global Climate] Biomass Burning [in "State of the Climate in 2010"] BAMS, 92(6):S72-S74

Kaiser, J. W., Heil, A., Andreae, M. O., Benedetti, A., Chubarova, N., Jones, L., Morcrette, J.-J., Razinger, M., Schultz, M. G., Suttie, M., and van der Werf, G. R., 2012: Biomass burning emissions estimated with a global fire assimilation system based on observed fire radiative power. Biogeosciences, 9, 527-554

Kukkonen, J., T. Olsson, D. M. Schultz, A. Baklanov, T. Klein, A. I. Miranda, A. Monteiro, M. Hirtl, V. Tarvainen, M. Boy, V.-H. Peuch, A. Poupkou, I. Kioutsioukis, S. Finardi, M. Sofiev, R. Sokhi, K. E. J. Lehtinen, K. Karatzas, R. San José, M. Astitha, G. Kallos, M. Schaap, E. Reimer, H. Jakobs, and K. Eben, 2012: A review of operational, regional-scale, chemical weather forecasting models in Europe, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 1-87

Lamarque, J.-F., Bond, T. C., Eyring, V., Granier, C., Heil, A., Klimont, Z., Lee, D., Liousse, C., Mieville, A., Owen, B., Schultz, M. G., Shindell, D., Smith, S. J., Stehfest, E., Van Aardenne, J., Cooper, O. R., Kainuma, M., Mahowald, N., McConnell, J. R., Naik, V., Riahi, K., and van Vuuren, D. P., 2010: Historical (1850-2000) gridded anthropogenic and biomass burning emissions of reactive gases and aerosols: methodology and application, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 10, 4963-5019, doi:10.5194/acpd-10-4963-2010

Leitao, J., A. Richter, M. Vrekoussis, A. Kokhanovsky, Q. J. Zhang, M. Beekmann, and J. P. Burrows, 2010: On the improvement of NO2 satellite retrievals - aerosol impact on the airmass factors, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 3, 475-493

Mangold, A., H. De Backer, B. De paepe, D. Ceburnis, I. Chiapello, Y. Derimian, H. Flentje, N. Huneeus, S. Kinne, J.-J. Morcrette, A. Benedetti, O. Boucher, 2010: Aerosol analysis and forecast in the ECMWF Integrated Forecast System. Part III: Evaluation by means of case studies, Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, D03302, doi:10.1029/2010JD014864

Mann, G. W., K. S. Carslaw, D. V. Spracklen, D. A. Ridley, P. T. Manktelow, M. P. Chipperfield, S. J. Pickering, and C. E. Johnson, 2010: Description and evaluation of GLOMAP-mode: a modal global aerosol microphysics model for the UKCA composition-climate model, Geosci. Mod. Dev., 3, 515-551

Mann, G. W., K. S. Carslaw, D. A. Ridley, D. V. Spracklen, K. J. Pringle, J. Merikanto, H. Korhonen, J. P. Schwarz, L. A. Lee, P. T. Manktelow, M. T. Woodhouse, A. Schmidt, T. J. Breider, K. M. Emmerson, C. L. Reddington, M. P. Chipperfield, and S. J. Pickering, 2012: Intercomparison of modal and sectional aerosol microphysics representations within the same 3-D global chemical transport model, Atmos. Chem. Phys., Discuss., 12, 623-689

Markakis, K., Katragkou, E., Poupkou, A., Liora, N., Giannaros, T. and Melas, D., 2011: MOSESS: A new emission model for the compilation of model-ready emission inventories, Environmental science and policy (submitted)

Michou, M., Saint-Martin, D., Teyssèdre, H., Alias, A., Karcher, F., Olivié, D., Voldoire, A., Josse, B., Peuch, V.-H., Clark, H., Lee, J. N., and Chéroux, F., 2011: A new version of the CNRM Chemistry-Climate Model, CNRM-CCM: description and improvements from the CCMVal-2 simulations, Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 873-900,  doi:10.5194/gmd-4-873-2011

Monge-Sanz, B. M., Chipperfield, M. P., Untch, A., Morcrette, J.-J., Rap, A., and Simmons, A. J., 2012: On the uses of a new linear scheme for stratospheric methane in global models: water source, transport tracer and radiative forcing, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 12, 479-523, doi:10.5194/acpd-12-479-2012

Montzka, S. A., M. Krol, E. Dlugokencky, B. Hall, P. Jöckel, and J. Lelieveld, 2011: Small Interannual Variability of Global Atmospheric Hydroxyl, Science 331, 67-69

Nuterman R., A. Baklanov, A.V. Starchenko, 2010: "Modelling of Aerodynamics and Pollution Dispersion from Traffic in Urban Sub-layer" Matem. Mod., Volume 22, No.4, pp 3-22

Nuterman R., A. Starchenko, A. Baklanov, 2011: "Numerical Model of Urban Aerodynamics and Pollution Dispersion". International Journal of Environment and Pollution, 44(1-4): 385 - 393

Ordonez, C., Elguindi, N., Stein, O., Huijnen, V., Flemming, J., Inness, A., Flentje, H., Katragkou, E., Moinat, P., Peuch, V.-H., Segers, A., Thouret, V., Athier, G., van Weele, M., Zerefos, C. S., Cammas, J.-P., and Schultz, M. G., 2010: Global model simulations of air pollution during the 2003 European heat wave, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 789-815

Oumbe A., Blanc Ph., Gschwind B., Lefevre M., Qu Z., Schroedter-Homscheidt M., Wald L., 2011: Solar irradiance in clear atmosphere: study of parameterisations of change with altitude. Advances in Sciences and Research, 6, 199-203, doi: 10.5194/asr-6-199-2011

Peyridieu et al., 2010: Saharan dust infrared optical depth and altitude retrieved from AIRS: a focus over North Atlantic - comparison to MODIS and CALIPSO, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 10, 1953-1967

Pouliot, G., Pierce, T, Denier van der Gon, H. ., Schaap, M., Moran, M., Nopmongcol, U., 2012: Comparing Emissions Inventories and Model-Ready Emissions Datasets between Europe and North America for the AQMEII Project. Submitted for publication to Atmospheric Environment (AQMEII special  issue)

Poupkou, A., Giannaros, T., Markakis, K. Kioutsioukis, I., Curci, G., Melas, D., and Zerefos, C., 2010. "A model for European biogenic volatile organic compound emissions: Software development and first validation", Environmental Modelling and Software, doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2010.05.004

Poupkou, A., Zanis P., Nastos P., Papanastasiou D., Melas D., Tourpali K. and Zerefos C., 2011: Present climate trend analysis of the Etesian winds in the Aegean Sea, Theoritical and Applied Climatology, 106, 459-472, DOI 10.1007/s00704-011-0443-7

Prank, M., Sofiev, M., Denier van der Gon, H. A. C., Kaasik, M., Ruuskanen, T. M., and Kukkonen, J., 2010: A refinement of the emission data for Kola Peninsula based on inverse dispersion modelling, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 10849-10865, 2010, doi:10.5194/acp-10-10849-2010

Qu, Z., Blanc, P., Lefèvre, M., Wald, L., and Oumbe, A., 2011: Study of the MLB parameterisation for change in surface solar irradiance with sun zenith angle in clear sky. Advances in Sciences and Research, 6, 233-236, doi:10.5194/asr-6-233-2011

Quaas, J., O. Boucher, N. Bellouin and S. Kinne, 2011: Are satellite observations or models closer to reality for aerosol indirect forcing? Proceeding of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA, doi:10.1073/pnas.1114634108

Richter, C. and M.G. Schultz, 2011: Impact of emission changes on climate. In: Schultz, Martin (Ed.): CITYZEN Climate Impact Studies. Schriften des Forschungszentrums Jülich . Reihe Energie & Umwelt / Energy & Environment. 116; 60 Seiten; ISBN 978-3-89336-729-0, pp. 17-38

Schere, K., Flemming, J., Vautard, R., Chemel, C., Colette, A. Hogrefe, C., Bessagnet, B., Meleux, F., Mathur, R., Roselle, S., Hu, R-M.,  Sokhi,R.S.,  Rao, S.T., Galmarini, S., 2011: Trace gas/aerosol boundary concentrations and their impacts on continental-scale AQMEII modeling domains, Atmospheric Environment, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.09.043

Schmidt, A., B. Ostro, K.S. Carslaw, M. Wilson, T. Thordarson, G.W. Mann, and A.J. Simmons, 2011: Excess mortality in Europe following a future Laki-style Icelandic eruption. PNAS, 108, 15710-15715

Schultz, M., Decker, M. and Luehrs, S., 2011: Software Tools zum interoperablen Austausch und zur Visualisierung von Geodatensaetzen ueber das Internet. Schriften des Forschungszentrums Juelich . Reihe Energie & Umwelt / Energy & Environment. 117; 175 pages; ISBN 978-3-89336-730-6

Schwinger, J., and H. Elbern, 2010: Chemical state estimation for the middle atmosphere by four-dimensional variational data assimilation: A posteriori validation of error statistics in observation space, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D18307, doi:10.1029/2009JD013115

Simmons, A. J., K. M. Willett, P. D. Jones, P. W. Thorne, and D. P. Dee, 2010: Low-frequency variations in surface atmospheric humidity, temperature, and precipitation: Inferences from reanalyses and monthly gridded observational data sets, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D01110, doi:10.1029/2009JD012442.

Sofiev, M., P. Siljamo, H. Ranta, T. Linkosalo, S. Jaeger, A. Rasmussen, A. Rantio-Lehtimäki and J. Kukkonen, 2011: A European-scale model of birch pollen dispersion in the atmosphere. Part I: model description. International Journal of Biometeorology, In prep.

Strunk, A., H. Elbern, A. Ebel, 2011: Using Satellite Observations for Air Quality Assessment with an Inverse Model System, Numerical Methods and Applications, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 6046, Dimov, I., Dimova, S., Kolkovska, N. (Eds.), ISBN: 978-3-642-18465-9, Springer, 174-181

van der Werf, G. R., Randerson, J. T., Giglio, L., Collatz, G. J., Mu, M., Kasibhatla, P. S., Morton, D. C., DeFries, R. S., Jin, Y., and van Leeuwen, T. T., 2010: Global fire emissions and the contribution of deforestation, savanna, forest, agricultural, and peat fires (1997–2009), Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 11707-11735, doi:10.5194/acp-10-11707-2010

van Leeuwen, T. T. and van der Werf, G. R., 2011: Spatial and temporal variability in the ratio of trace gases emitted from biomass burning, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 3611-3629, doi:10.5194/acp-11-3611-2011

Wooster, M.J., Xu, W. and Nightinggale., T., 2012: Sentinel-3 SLSTR Active Fire Detection and FRP Product: Pre-launch Algorithm Development and Performance Evaluation using MODIS and ASTER Datasets, Remote Sensing of Environment, in press

Xu, W., M.J. Wooster, G. Roberts, P. Freeborn, 2010: New GOES imager algorithms for cloud and active fire detection and fire radiative power assessment across North, South and Central America, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 114, Issue 9, 1876-1895

Zyryanov, D., Foret, G., Eremenko, M., Beekmann, M., Cammas, J.-P., D'Isidoro, M., Elbern, H., Flemming, J., Friese, E., Kioutsioukis, I., Maurizio, A., Melas, D., Meleux, F., Menut, L., Moinat, P., Peuch, V.-H., Poupkou, A., Razinger, M., Schulz, M., Stein, O., Suttie, A.M., Valdebenito, A., Zerefos, C., Dufour, G., Bergametti G. and Flaud, J.-M., 2011: 3D evaluation of tropospheric ozone simulations by an ensemble of regional Chemistry Transport Model, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, 11, 28797-28849

GEMS

Barret, B., P. Ricaud, C. Mari, J.-L. Attié, N. Bousserez, B. Josse, E. Le Flochmön, N. J. Livesey, S. Massart, V.-H. Peuch, A. Piacentini, B. Sauvage, V. Thouret and J.-P. Cammas, 2008 : Transport pathways of CO in the African upper troposphere during the monsoon season: a study based upon the assimilation of spaceborne observations, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 3231-3246

Bencherif, H., L. El Amraoui, B. Morel, N. Semane, S. Massart, D.V. Acharyulu, A. Hauchecorne, V.H. Peuch, 2007: Examination of the 2002 major warming in the SH using ground-based and Odin/SMR assimilated data: stratospheric ozone distributions and tropic/mid-latitude exchange, Can. J. Phys., 85, 1287-1300, doi:10.1139/P07-143

Benedetti, A., and M. Fisher, 2007: Background error statistics for aerosols. Q. J. Meteorol. Soc., 133, 391-405

Benedetti, A., J.-J. Morcrette, O. Boucher, A. Dethof, R. J. Engelen, M. Fisher, H. Flentjes, N. Huneeus, L. Jones, J. W. Kaiser, S. Kinne, A. Mangold, M. Razinger, A. J. Simmons, M. Suttie, and the GEMS-AER team, 2009: Aerosol analysis and forecast in the ECMWF Integrated Forecast System. Part II : Data assimilation, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D13205, doi:10.1029/2008JD011115

Bergamaschi, P., C. Frankenberg, J.F. Meirink, M. Krol, F. Dentener, T. Wagner, U. Platt, J.O. Kaplan, S. Körner, M. Heimann, E.J. Dlugokencky, and A. Goede 2007: Satellite chartography of atmospheric methane from SCIAMACHY onboard ENVISAT: (II) Evaluation based on inverse model simulations, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D02304, doi:10.1029/2006JD007268

Bergamaschi, P., C. Frankenberg, J. F. Meirink, M. Krol, M. G. Villani, S. Houweling, F. Dentener, E. J. Dlugokencky, J. B. Miller, L. V. Gatti, A. Engel, and I. Levin, Inverse modeling of global and regional CH4 emissions using SCIAMACHY satellite retrievals, J. Geophys. Res., 114, doi:10.1029/2009JD012287, 2009.

Chédin, A., S. Serrar, N. A. Scott, C. Pierangelo, and P. Ciais, 2005: Impact of tropical biomass burning emissions on the diurnal cycle of upper tropospheric CO2 retrieved from NOAA 10 satellite observations, J. Geophys. Res., 110, doi:10.1029/ 2004JD005540.

Chédin A., Scott N.A., Armante R., Pierangelo C., Crevoisier C., Fosse O. and Ciais Ph., 2008: A quantitative link between CO2 emissions from tropical vegetation fires and the daily tropospheric excess (DTE) of CO2 seen by NOAA-10 (1987-1991), J. Geophys. Res., D05302

Chevallier, F., R. J. Engelen, and P. Peylin, 2005: The contribution of AIRS data to the estimation of CO2 sources and sinks. Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L23801, doi:10.1029/2005GL024229

Chevallier, F., M. Fisher, P. Peylin, S. Serrar, P. Bousquet, F.-M. Bréon, A. Chédin, and P. Ciais 2005: Inferring CO2 sources and sinks from satellite observations: method and application to TOVS data, J. Geophys. Res., 110, D24309, doi:10.1029/2005JD006390

Chevallier, F., N. Viovy, M. Reichstein, and P. Ciais, 2006: On the assignment of prior errors in Bayesian inversions of CO2 surface fluxes. Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L13802, doi:10.1029/2006GL026496

Chevallier, F., 2007: Impact of correlated observation errors on inverted CO2 surface fluxes from OCO measurements, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L24804, doi:10.1029/2007GL030463

Chevallier, F., F.-M. Bréon and P. J. Rayner, 2007: Contribution of the Orbiting Carbon Observatory to the estimation of CO2 sources and sinks: Theoretical study in a variational data assimilation framework, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D09307, doi:10.1029/2006JD007375

Chevallier, F., R. J. Engelen, C. Carouge, T. J. Conway, P. Peylin, C. Pickett-Heaps, M. Ramonet, P. J. Rayner and I. Xueref-Remy, 2009: AIRS-based versus flask-based estimation of carbon surface fluxes. J. Geophys. Res. , 114, D20303, doi:10.1029/2009JD012311

Cheymol, A. , L. Gonzalez Sotelino, K. S. Lam, J. Kim, V. Fioletov, A. M. Siani, and H. De Backer, 2009: Intercomparison of Aerosol Optical Depth from Brewer ozone spectrophotometers and CIMEL sunphotometer measurements, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 733-741

Crevoisier C., Chedin A., Scott N. A., Matsueda H., Machida T., and Armante R., 2009a: First year of upper tropospheric integrated content of CO2 from IASI hyperspectral infrared observations, ACPD Special Issue: The IASI instrument onboard the METOP satellite: first results, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 9, 4797-4810.

Crevoisier C., Nobileau D., Fiore A., Armante R., Chédin A., and Scott N. A., 2009b: A new insight on tropospheric methane in the tropics - first year from IASI hyperspectral infrared observations, ACPD Special Issue: The IASI instrument onboard the METOP satellite: first results, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 6855-6887

Clark, H.L., M.-L. Cathala, H. Teyssèdre, J.-P. Cammas and V.-H. Peuch, 2007: Cross-tropopause fluxes of ozone using assimilation of MOZAIC observations in a global CTM, Tellus, 59(B), 39-49

Dentener, F., S. Kinne, T. Bond, O. Boucher, J. Cofala, S. Generoso, P. Ginoux, S. Gong, J. J. Hoelzemann, A. Ito, L. Marelli, J. E. Penner, J.-P. Putaud, C. Textor, M. Schulz, G. R. van der Werf, and J. Wilson, 2006: Emissions of primary aerosol and precursor gases in the years 2000 and 1750 prescribed data-sets for AeroCom. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 4321-4344

De Paepe, B., A. Ignatov, S.Dewitte, A. Ipe, 2008: Aerosol retrieval over ocean from SEVIRI for the use in GERB Earth's radiation budget analyses, Remote Sens. Environ., 112, 2455-2468

El Amraoui, L., Attie, J.-L., Semane, N., Claeyman, M., Peuch, V.-H., Warner, J., Ricaud, P., Cammas, J.-P., Piacentini, A., Cariolle, D., Massart, S., and Bencherif, H., 2009: Midlatitude stratosphere - troposphere exchange as diagnosed by MLS O3 and MOPITT CO assimilated fields, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 9, 20677-20720

El Amraoui, L., V.-H. Peuch, P. Ricaud, S. Massart, N. Semane, H. Teyssedre, D. Cariolle and F. Karcher, 2008: Ozone loss in the 2002-2003 Arctic vortex deduced from the assimilation of ODIN/SMR O3 and N2O measurements : N2O as a dynamical tracer. Q. J. Meteorol. Soc., 134, 217-228

El Amraoui, L., N. Semane, V.-H. Peuch and M. L. Santee, 2008: Investigation of dynamical and chemical processes in the polar stratospheric vortex during the unusually cold winter 2004/2005, Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L03803, doi:10.1029/2007GL031251

Elbern, H., A. Strunk, H. Schmidt, and O. Talagrand, 2007: Emission rate and chemical state estimation by 4-dimensional variational inversion. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 3749-3769

Engelen R. J., S. Serrar and F. Chevallier, 2009: Four-dimensional data assimilation of atmospheric CO2 using AIRS observations, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D03303, doi:10.1029/2008JD010739

Frankenberg C., P. Bergamaschi, A. Butz, S. Houweling, J. F. Meirink, J. Notholt, A. K. Petersen, H. Schrijver, T. Warneke, I. Aben, 2008: Tropical methane emissions: A revised view from SCIAMACHY onboard ENVISAT, Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L15811, doi:10.1029/2008GL034300

Frankenberg, C., J. F. Meirink, P. Bergamaschi, A. P. H. Goede, M. Heimann, S. Koerner, U. Platt, M. van Weele, and T. Wagner, 2006: Satellite chartography of atmospheric methane from SCIAMACHY onboard ENVISAT: Analysis of the years 2003 and 2004, J. Geophys. Res., 111, D07303, doi: 07310.01029/02005JD006235

Generoso, S., I. Bey, J.-L. Attié, and F.-M. Bréon 2007: A satellite- and model-based assessment of the 2003 Russian fires: Impact on the Arctic region, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D15302, doi:10.1029/2006JD008344

Generoso S., F.-M. Bréon, F. Chevallier, Y. Balkanski, M. Schulz, and I. Bey, 2007: Assimilation of POLDER aerosol optical thickness into the LMDz-INCA model: Implications for the Arctic aerosol burden. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D02311, doi:10.1029/2005JD006954.

Gurney, K. R., R. M. Law, A. S. Denning, P. J. Rayner, D. Baker, P. Bousquet, L. Bruhwiler, Y. H. Chen, P. Ciais, S. Fan, I. Fung, M. Gloor, M. Heimann, K. Higuchi, J. John, T. Maki, S. Maksyutov, K. Masarie, P. Peylin, M. Prather, B. C. Pak, J. Randerson, J. Sarmiento, J., S. Taguchi, T. Takahashi, and C. W. Yuen, 2002: Towards robust regional estimates of CO2 sources and sinks using atmospheric transport models, Nature, 415:6872, 626-630

Hollingsworth Anthony, Sakari Uppala, Ernst Klinker, David Burridge, Frederic Vitart, Jeanette Onvlee , J.W. de Vries, Ad de Roo, Christian Pfrang 2005: The transformation of Earth-system observations into information of socio-economic value in GEOSS. Quart. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc. 131, 3493-3512

Hollingsworth, A., R. J. Engelen, C. Textor, A. Benedetti, O. Boucher, F. Chevallier, A. Dethof, H. Elbern, H. Eskes, J. Flemming, C. Granier, J. W. Kaiser, J. -J. Morcrette, P. Rayner, V.-H. Peuch, L. Rouil, M. G. Schultz, A. J. Simmons and the GEMS Consortium, 2008: Toward a monitoring and forecasting system for atmospheric composition: The Gems Project. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 89, doi:10.1175/2008BAMS2355.1

Honore, C., L. Rouil, R. Vautard, M. Beekmann, B. Bessagnet, L. Malherbe, F. Meleux, A. Dufour, C. Elichegaray, J.-M. Flaud, L. Menut, D. Martin, V.-H. Peuch, A. Peuch, N. Poisson, 2008: Predictability of regional air quality in Europe: the assessment of three years of operational forecasts and analyses over France, J. Geophys. Res., 113(D04301), doi :10.1029/2007JD008761

Jumelet, J., S. Bekki, C. David, and P. Keckhut, 2008: Statistical estimation of stratospheric particle size distribution by combining optical modelling and lidar scattering measurements, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 5435-5448.

Jumelet J., S. Bekki, P. Seifert, N. Montoux, J.-P. Vernier, J. Pelon, 2009: Microphysical modeling of a midlatitude "polar stratospheric cloud" event: Comparisons against multiwavelength ground-based and spaceborne lidar data, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D00H03, doi:10.1029/2009JD011776

Jumelet J., S. Bekki, C. David, P. Keckhut, G. Baumgarten, 2009: Size distribution time series of a polar stratospheric cloud observed above Arctic Lidar Observatory for Middle Atmosphere Research (ALOMAR) (69°N) and analyzed from multiwavelength lidar measurements during winter 2005, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D02202, doi:10.1029/2008JD010119

Kacenelenbogen, M., J.-F. Leon, I. Chiapello and D. Tanré 2006: Characterization of aerosol pollution events in France using ground-based and POLDER-2 satellite data. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 4851-4866

Kinnison, D.E., G. P. Brasseur, S. Walters, R. R. Garcia, D. R. Marsh, F. Sassi, V. L. Harvey, C. E. Randall, L. Emmons, J. F. Lamarque, P. Hess, J. J. Orlando, X. X. Tie, W. Randel, L. L. Pan, A. Gettelman, C. Granier, T. Diehl, U. Niemeier, and A. J. Simmons, 2007: Sensitivity of Chemical Tracers to Meteorological Parameters in the MOZART-3 Chemical Transport Model. J. Geophys. Res, 112, D20302, doi:10.1029/2006JD007879

Law, R. M., W. Peters, C. Rodenbeck, C. Aulagnier, I. Baker, D. J. Bergmann, P. Bousquet, J. Brandt, L. Bruhwiler, P. J. Cameron-Smith, J.H. Christensen, F. Delage, A.S. Denning, S. Fan, C. Geels, S. Houweling, R. Imasu, U. Karstens, S.R. Kawa, J. Kleist, M.C. Krol, S.-J. Lin, R. Lokupitiya, T. Maki, S. Maksyutov, Y. Niwa, R. Onishi, N. Parazoo, P. K. Patra, G. Pieterse, L. Rivier, M. Satoh, S. Serrar, S. Taguchi, M. Takigawa, R. Vautard, A. Vermeulen, and Z. Zhu, 2008: TransCom model simulations of hourly atmospheric CO2: experimental overview and diurnal cycle results for 2002. Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 22, GB3009, doi:10.1029/2007GB003050

Massart, S., A. Piacentini, D. Cariolle, L. El Amraoui, N. Semane, 2007: Assessment of the quality of the ozone measurements from the Odin/SMR instrument using model assimilation. Can. J. Phys., 85, 1209-1223, doi:10.1139/P07-124

Meirink, J. F., P. Bergamaschi, and M. Krol, 2008: Technical Note: Four-dimensional variational data assimilation for inverse modelling of atmospheric methane emissions: Method and comparison with synthesis inversion, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 8, 12023--12052

Meirink, J. F., P. Bergamaschi, C. Frankenberg, M. T. S. d'Amelio, E. J. Dlugokencky, L. V. Gatti, S. Houweling, J. B. Miller, T. Rockmann, M. G. Villani, and M. Krol, 2008: Four-dimensional variational data assimilation for inverse modelling of atmospheric methane emissions: Analysis of SCIAMACHY observations, J. Geophys. Res., 113(D17301), doi:10.1029/2007JD009740

Meirink, J. F., P. Bergamaschi, and M. Krol, 2008: Four-dimensional variational data assimilation for inverse modelling of atmospheric methane emissions: Method and comparison with synthesis inversion, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 6341-6353

Monge-Sanz, B. M., M. P. Chipperfield, A. J Simmons, and S. M. Uppala, 2007: Mean age of air and transport in a CTM: Comparison of different ECMWF analyses, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L04801, doi:10.1029/2006GL028515

Morcrette, J.-J., A. Beljaars, A. Benedetti, L. Jones, and O. Boucher, 2008: Sea-salt and dust aerosols in the ECMWF IFS model, Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L24813, doi:10.1029/2008GL036041

Morcrette, J.-J., O. Boucher, L. Jones, D. Salmond, P. Bechtold, A. Beljaars, A. Benedetti, A. Bonet, J. W. Kaiser, M. Razinger, M. Schulz, S. Serrar, A. J. Simmons, M. Sofiev, M. Suttie, A. M. Tompkins, and A. Untch, 2009: Aerosol analysis and forecast in the ECMWF Integrated Forecast System. Part I: Forward modelling, J. Geophys. Res., 114D, D06206, doi:10.1029/2008JD011235

Patra P. K., Law, R. M., W. Peters, C. Rodenbeck, M. Takigawa, C. Aulagnier, I. Baker, D. J. Bergmann, P. Bousquet, J. Brandt, L. Bruhwiler, P. J. Cameron-Smith, J.H. Christensen, F. Delage, A.S. Denning, S. Fan, C. Geels, S. Houweling, R. Imasu, U. Karstens, S.R. Kawa, J. Kleist, M.C. Krol, S.-J. Lin, R. Lokupitiya, T. Maki, S. Maksyutov, Y. Niwa, R. Onishi, N. Parazoo, G. Pieterse, L. Rivier, M. Satoh, S. Serrar, S. Taguchi, R. Vautard, A. Vermeulen, and Z. Zhu, 2008: TransCom model simulations of hourly atmospheric CO2: analysis of synoptic scale variations for the period 2002-2003. Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 22, GB4013, doi:10.1029/2007GB003081

Schulz, M., C. Textor, S. Kinne, Y. Balkanski, S. Bauer, T. Berntsen, T. Berglen, O. Boucher, F. Dentener, S. Guibert, I. S. A. Isaksen, T. Iversen, D. Koch, A. Kirkevag, X. Liu, V. Montanaro, G. Myhre, J. E. Penner, G. Pitari, S. Reddy, O. Seland, P. Stier, and T. Takemura, 2006: Radiative forcing by aerosols as derived from the AeroCom present-day and pre-industrial simulations. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 5225-5246

Semane, N., V.-H. Peuch, L. El Amraoui, H. Bencherif, S. Massart, D. Cariolle, R. Abida and J.-L. Attié, 2007 : an observed and analysed stratospheric ozone intrusion over the high Canadian Arctic UTLS region in July 2003, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 133(S2), 171-178, doi:10.1002/qj.141

Sofiev, M., R.Vankevich, M.Lotjonen, M.Prank, V.Petukhov, T.Ermakova, J.Kukkonen, 2009: An operational system for the assimilation of satellite information on wild-land fires for the needs of air quality modelling and forecasting. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 9, 6483-6513, http://www.atmos-chem-phys-discuss.net/9/6483/2009/acpd-9-6483-2009.pdf

Symeonidis, P., Poupkou, A., Gkantou, A., Melas, D., Yay, O.D., Pouspourika, and Balis, D., 2008: Development of a computational system for estimating biogenic NMVOCs emissions based on GIS technology, Atmospheric Environment 42/8, 1777-1789

Tsigaridis, K., Y. Balkanski, M. Schulz, and A. Benedetti, 2008: Global error maps of aerosol optical properties: an error propagation analysis, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 8, 16027-16059

Zupanski, D., A. S. Denning, M. Uliasz, M. Zupanski, A. E. Schuh, P. J. Rayner, W. Peters and K. D. Corbin, 2007: Carbon flux bias estimation employing Maximum Likelihood Ensemble Filter (MLEF). J. Geophys. Res., 112, D17107, doi:10.1029/2006JD008371