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Amiridis, V., Marinou, E., Tsekeri, A., Wandinger, U., Schwarz, A., Giannakaki, E., Ma-mouri, R., Kokkalis, P., Binietoglou, I., Solomos, S., Herekakis, T., Kazadzis, S., Gerasopoulos, E., Proestakis, E., Kottas, M., Balis, D., Papayannis, A., Kontoes, C., Kourtidis, K., Papagiannopoulos, N., Mona, L., Pappalardo, G., Le Rille, O., and Ansmann, A., 2015: LIVAS: a 3-D multi-wavelength aerosol/cloud database based on CALIPSO and EARLINET, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 7127-7153, doi:10.5194/acp-15-7127-2015

Boichu, M., Clarisse, L., Péré, J.-C., Herbin, H., Goloub, P., Thieuleux, F., Ducos, F., Clerbaux, C., Tanré, D. 2015, Temporal variations of flux and altitude of sulfur dioxide emissions during volcanic eruptions: implications for long-range dispersal of volcanic clouds, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 15, 8381-8400, doi:10.5194/acp-15-8381-2015

Mülmenstädt, J., O. Sourdeval, J. Delanoë, and J. Quaas (2015), Frequency of occurrence of rain from liquid-, mixed-, and ice-phase clouds derived from A-Train satellite retrievals, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, 6502-6509, doi:10.1002/2015GL064604


Alhammoud, Bahjat, Chantal Claud, Beatriz M. Funatsu, Karine Béranger and Jean-Pierre Chaboureau (2014): Patterns of Precipitation and Convection Occurrence over the Mediterranean Basin Derived from a Decade of Microwave Satellite Observations. Atmosphere 2014, 5(2), 370-398; doi:10.3390/atmos5020370

Ancellet G., J. Pelon, Y. Blanchard, B. Quennehen, A. Bazureau, K. S. Law, and A. Schwarzenboeck (2014): Transport of aerosol to the Arctic: analysis of CALIOP and French aircraft data during the spring 2008 POLARCAT campaign. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 8235-8254, 2014 doi:10.5194/acp-14-8235-2014

András Barta, Bence Suhai, Gábor Horváth (2014): Polarization Cloud Detection with Imaging Polarimetry. Polarized Light and Polarization Vision in Animal Sciences Springer Series in Vision Research Volume 2, 2014, pp 585-602. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-54718-8_24

C. Balaji, C. Krishnamoorthy and R. Chandrasekar, 2014: On the possibility of retrieving near-surface rain rate from the microwave sounder SAPHIR of the Megha-Tropiques mission. Current Science, Vol. 106, No. 4, 25 February 2014. pdf

N. Bègue, P. Tulet, J. Pelon, B. Aouizerats, A. Berger, and A. Schwarzenboeck (2014): Aerosol processing and CCN formation of an intense Saharan dust plume during the EUCAARI 2008 campaign. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 14, 27039-27091, 2014. doi:10.5194/acpd-14-27039-2014

Blanchard, Y., Jacques Pelon, Edwin W. Eloranta, Kenneth P. Moran, Julien Delanoë, and Geneviève Sèze, 2014: A Synergistic Analysis of Cloud Cover and Vertical Distribution from A-Train and Ground-Based Sensors over the High Arctic Station Eureka from 2006 to 2010. doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-14-0021.1

Bou Karam, D., Williams, E., Janiga, M., Flamant, C., McGraw-Herdeg, M., Cuesta, J., Auby, A. and Thorncroft, C. (2014): Synoptic-scale dust emissions over the Sahara Desert initiated by a moist convective cold pool in early August 2006. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 140: 2591–2607. doi: 10.1002/qj.2326

Capelle V., A. Chédin, M. Siméon, C. Tsamalis, C. Pierangelo, M. Pondrom, C. Crevoisier, L. Crepeau, and N. A. Scott (2014): Evaluation of IASI-derived dust aerosol characteristics over the tropical belt. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 9343-9362, 2014. doi:10.5194/acp-14-9343-2014

Carrer, D., X. Ceamanos, B. Six, and J.-L. Roujean (2014): AERUS-GEO: A newly available satellite-derived aerosol optical depth product over Europe and Africa, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 7731–7738, doi: 10.1002/2014GL061707

Chambon, P., Meunier, L.-F., Guillaume, F., Piriou, J.-M., Roca, R. and Mahfouf, J.-F. (2014): Investigating the impact of the water-vapour sounding observations from SAPHIR on board Megha-Tropiques for the ARPEGE global model. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc.. doi: 10.1002/qj.2478

Chepfer, H., V. Noel, D. Winker, and M. Chiriaco (2014): Where and when will we observe cloud changes due to climate warming?, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 8387–8395, doi:10.1002/2014GL061792

Frédérick Chosson, Paul A. Vaillancourt, Jason A. Milbrandt, M. K. Yau, and Ayrton Zadra, 2014: Adapting Two-Moment Microphysics Schemes across Model Resolutions: Subgrid Cloud and Precipitation Fraction and Microphysical Sub–Time Step. J. Atmos. Sci., 71, 2635–2653. doi: 10.1175/JAS-D-13-0367.1

B. H. Cole , P. Yang , B. A. Baum , J. Riedi , and L. C.-Labonnote (2014): Ice particle habit and surface roughness derived from PARASOL polarization measurements. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 3739-3750. doi:10.5194/acp-14-3739-2014

K. W. Dawson , N. Meskhidze , D. Josset , and S. Gassó (2014): A new study of sea spray optical properties from multi-sensor spaceborne observations. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 14, 213-244. doi:10.5194/acpd-14-213-2014

Defer, E., V. S. Galligani, C. Prigent, and C. Jimenez (2014): First observations of polarized scattering over ice clouds at close-to-millimeter wavelengths (157 GHz) with MADRAS on board the Megha-Tropiques mission, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 12,301–12,316, doi:10.1002/2014JD022353

Delanoë, J. M. E., A. J. Heymsfield, A. Protat, A. Bansemer, and R. J. Hogan (2014): Normalized particle size distribution for remote sensing application, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 4204–4227, doi:10.1002/2013JD020700

Derek J. Griffith ; Arshath Ramkilowan ; Detlev Sprung ; Erik Sucher ; Cornelius J. Willers ; Gert J. R. Coetzee and Ryno van Staden (2014):Exploration of satellite-derived data products for atmospheric turbulence studies, Proc. SPIE 9242, Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XIX; and Optics in Atmospheric Propagation and Adaptive Systems XVII, 92421J (October 21, 2014); doi: 10.1117/12.2071893

Doppler Lionel, Cintia Carbajal-Henkena, Jacques Pelon, François Ravetta, Jürgen Fischer (2014): Extension of radiative transfer code MOMO, matrix-operator model to the thermal infrared – Clear air validation by comparison to RTTOV and application to CALIPSO-IIR. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer Volume 144, September 2014, Pages 49–67. doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2014.03.028

Dubuisson, P., Herbin, H., Minvielle, F., Compiègne, M., Thieuleux, F., Parol, F., and Pelon, J. (2014): Remote sensing of volcanic ash plumes from thermal infrared: a case study analysis from SEVIRI, MODIS and IASI instruments, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 359-371, doi: 10.5194/amt-7-359-2014

Ferlay N., Timothy J. Garrett, and Fanny Minvielle, 2014: Satellite Observations of an Unusual Cloud Formation near the Tropopause. J. Atmos. Sci., 71, 3801-3815. doi:10.1175/JAS-D-13-0361.1

Fontaine E., A. Schwarzenboeck, J. Delanoë, W. Wobrock, D. Leroy, R. Dupuy, C. Gourbeyre, and A. Protat (2014): Constraining mass–diameter relations from hydrometeor images and cloud radar reflectivities in tropical continental and oceanic convective anvils. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 11367-11392, 2014. doi:10.5194/acp-14-11367-2014

Forbes, Richard M. and Maike Ahlgrimm, 2014: On the Representation of High-Latitude Boundary Layer Mixed-Phase Cloud in the ECMWF Global Model. Mon. Wea. Rev., 142, 3425–3445. doi: 10.1175/MWR-D-13-00325.1

J.-F. Gayet , V. Shcherbakov , L. Bugliaro , A. Protat , J. Delanoë , J. Pelon , and A. Garnier (2014): Microphysical properties and high ice water content in continental and oceanic mesoscale convective systems and potential implications for commercial aircraft at flight altitude. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 899-912. doi:10.5194/acp-14-899-2014

Guang, Jie; Yong Xue; Roujean, J.-L.; Carrer, D.; Ceamanos, X.; Chi Li; Linlu Mei; Xingwei He; Jia Liu; Hui Xu (2014): Comparison of two methods for aerosol optical depth retrieval over North Africa from MSG/SEVIRI data. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2014 IEEE International. doi: 10.1109/IGARSS.2014.6946426

Hamann U. et al. (2014): Remote sensing of cloud top pressure/height from SEVIRI: analysis of ten current retrieval algorithms. Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 2839–2867. doi:10.5194/amt-7-2839-2014

Yi Huang, Alain Protat, Steven T. Siems, and Michael. J. Manton (2014): A-Train Observations of Maritime Mid-latitude Storm-track Cloud Systems: Comparing the Southern Ocean against the North Atlantic. Journal of Climate. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00169.1

Jouan, C., Pelon, J., Girard, E., Ancellet, G., Blanchet, J. P., and Delanoë, J. (2014): On the relationship between Arctic ice clouds and polluted air masses over the North Slope of Alaska in April 2008, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 1205-1224, doi:10.5194/acp-14-1205-2014.

D. G. Kaskaoutis, A. Rashki, E. E. Houssos, A. Mofidi, D. Goto, A. Bartzokas, P. Francois, M. Legrand (2014): Meteorological aspects associated with dust storms in the Sistan region, southeastern Iran. Climate DynamicsObservational, Theoretical and Computational Research on the Climate System. doi: e10.1007/s00382-014-2208-3

Keckhut, P., Funatsu, B. M., Claud, C. and Hauchecorne, A. (2014): Tidal effects on stratospheric temperature series derived from successive advanced microwave sounding units. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc.. doi: 10.1002/qj.2368

K. Kodera, B. M. Funatsu, C. Claud, and N. Eguchi (2014): The role of convective overshooting clouds in tropical stratosphere–troposphere dynamical coupling. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 14, 23745–23761. doi:10.5194/acpd-14-23745-2014

Laffineur, Thibaut, Chantal Claud, Jean-Pierre Chaboureau, and Gunnar Noer, 2014: Polar Lows over the Nordic Seas: Improved Representation in ERA-Interim Compared to ERA-40 and the Impact on Downscaled Simulations. Mon. Wea. Rev., 142, 2271–2289. doi: 10.1175/MWR-D-13-00171.1

Liu, Jing-Wu, Shang-Ping Xie, Joel R. Norris, and Su-Ping Zhang, 2014 : Low-Level Cloud Response to the Gulf Stream Front in Winter Using CALIPSO. J. Climate, 27, 4421–4432. doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00469.1

T. Lurton, J.-B. Renard, D. Vignelles, M. Jeannot, R. Akiki, J.-L. Mineau, and T. Tonnelier (2014): Light scattering at small angles by atmospheric irregular particles: modelling and laboratory measurements. Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 931–939, 2014. doi:10.5194/amt-7-931-2014

Marenco, F., Amiridis, V., Marinou, E., Tsekeri, A., and Pelon, J., 2014: Airborne verification of CALIPSO products over the Amazon: a case study of daytime observations in a complex atmospheric scene, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 11871-11881, doi:10.5194/acp-14-11871-2014

Mason, Shannon, Christian Jakob, Alain Protat, and Julien Delanoë, 2014 : Characterizing Observed Midtopped Cloud Regimes Associated with Southern Ocean Shortwave Radiation Biases. J. Climate, 27, 6189–6203. doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00139.1

Mishra, Amit Kumar, Takashi Shibata, Arun Srivastava (2014): Synergistic Approach for the Aerosol Monitoring and Identification of Types over Indo-Gangetic Basin in Pre-Monsoon Season. Volume 14, No. 3, April 2014, Pages 767-782. doi: 10.4209/aaqr.2013.03.0083

G. Mioche, O. Jourdan, M. Ceccaldi, and J. Delanoë (2014): Variability of the mixed phase in the Arctic with a focus on the Svalbard region: a study based on spaceborne active remote sensing. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 14, 23453–23497, 2014. doi:10.5194/acpd-14-23453-2014

Nabat, P., Somot, S., Mallet, M., Michou, M., Sevault, F., Driouech, F., Meloni, D., Di Sarra, A., Di Biagio, C., Formenti, P., Sicard, M., Léon, J.-F., and Bouin, M.-N. (2014): Dust aerosol radiative effects during summer 2012 simulated with a coupled regional aerosol–atmosphere–ocean model over the Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 14, 25351-25410, doi:10.5194/acpd-14-25351-2014

Noel, V., Chepfer, H., Hoareau, C., Reverdy, M., and Cesana, G. (2014): Effects of solar activity on noise in CALIOP profiles above the South Atlantic Anomaly, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 1597-1603, doi:10.5194/amt-7-1597-2014

Peers, F., Waquet, F., Cornet, C., Dubuisson, P., Ducos, F., Goloub, P., Szczap, F., Tanré, D., and Thieuleux, F. (2014): Absorption of aerosols above clouds from POLDER/PARASOL measurements and estimation of their Direct Radiative Effect, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 14, 25533-25579, doi: 10.5194/acpd-14-25533-2014

S. Poulenard ; M. Ruellan ; B. Roy ; J. Riédi ; F. Parol and A. Rissons (2014): High altitude clouds impacts on the design of optical feeder link and optical ground station network for future broadband satellite services, Proc. SPIE 8971, Free-Spac e Laser Communication and Atmospheric Propagation XXVI, 897107 (March 6, 2014); doi: 10.1117/12.2038486

Rob Roebeling, Bryan Baum, Ralf Bennartz, Ulrich Hamann, Andrew Heidinger, Jan Fokke Meirink, Martin Stengel, Anke Thoss, Andi Walther and Phil Watts (2014): Summary of the fourth cloud retrieval evaluation workshop; Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 2014. doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-14-00184.1

Sèze, G., Pelon, J., Derrien, M., Le Gléau, H. and Six, B. (2014): Evaluation against CALIPSO lidar observations of the multi-geostationary cloud cover and type dataset assembled in the framework of the Megha-Tropiques mission. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc.. doi: 10.1002/qj.2392

Sourdeval, O., C.-Labonnote, L., Baran, A. J. and Brogniez, G. (2014): A methodology for simultaneous retrieval of ice and liquid water cloud properties. Part I: Information content and case study. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc.. doi: 10.1002/qj.2405

van Diedenhoven, B., A. M. Fridlind, B. Cairns, and A. S. Ackerman (2014): Variation of ice crystal size, shape, and asymmetry parameter in tops of tropical deep convective clouds, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 11,809–11,825, doi:10.1002/2014JD022385

Wang, Y. et al. (2014): Assimilation of lidar signals: application to aerosol forecasting in the western Mediterranean basin. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 12031-12053, 2014 doi:10.5194/acp-14-12031-2014

Xu, Hui, Tianhai Cheng, Donghai Xie, Jiaguo Li, Yu Wu, and Hao Chen (2014): Dust Identification over Arid and Semiarid Regions of Asia Using AIRS Thermal Infrared Channels. Advances in Meteorology Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 847432, 16 pages. doi:10.1155/2014/847432

Xu, Hui, Xavier Ceamanos, Jean-Louis Roujean, Dominique Carrer, Yong Xue (2014): Can satellite-derived aerosol optical depth quantify the surface aerosol radiative forcing? Atmospheric Research Volume 150, December 2014, Pages 151–167. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2014.07.008

Zeng, S., Riedi, J., Trepte, C. R., Winker, D. M., and Hu, Y.-X. (2014): Study of global cloud droplet number concentration with A-Train satellites, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 7125-7134, doi: 10.5194/acp-14-7125-2014


Aires, F., Bernardo, F. and Prigent, C. (2013): Atmospheric water-vapour profiling from passive microwave sounders over ocean and land. Part I: Methodology for the Megha-Tropiques mission. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 139: 852–864. doi: 10.1002/qj.1888

Amiridis, V., Wandinger, U., Marinou, E., Giannakaki, E., Tsekeri, A., Basart, S., Kazadzis, S., Gkikas, A., Taylor, M., Baldasano, J., and Ansmann, A., 2013: Optimizing CALIPSO Saharan dust retrievals, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 12089-12106, doi: 10.5194/acp-13-12089-2013

Baray J.-L. et al. 2013: Maïdo observatory: a new high-altitude station facility at Reunion Island (21◦S, 55◦E) for long-term atmospheric remote sensing and in situ measurements. Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 2865–2877, 2013. doi:10.5194/amt-6-2865-2013

Bardeen, C., A. Gettelman, E.J. Jensen, A.J. Heymsfield, A.J. Conley, J. Delanoë, M. Deng, and O.B. Toon, 2013: Improved cirrus simulations in a general circulation model using CARMA sectional microphysics. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118, 11,679-11,697, DOI: 10.1002/2013JD020193

Battaglia, A., and J. Delanoë, 2013: Synergies and complementarities of CloudSat-CALIPSO snow observations, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 721-731, doi:10.1029/2012JD018092

Bernardo, F., Aires, F. and Prigent, C. (2013): Atmospheric water-vapour profiling from passive microwave sounders over ocean and land. Part II: Validation using existing instruments. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 139: 865–878. doi: 10.1002/qj.1946

Bovchaliuk, A., Milinevsky, G., Danylevsky, V., Goloub, P., Dubovik, O., Holdak, A., Ducos, F., and Sosonkin, M., 2013: Variability of aerosol properties over Eastern Europe observed from ground and satellites in the period from 2003 to 2011, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 6587-6602, doi:10.5194/acp-13-6587-2013

Bréon, F.-M., 2013: Aerosol extinction-to-backscatter ratio derived from passive satellite measurements, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 8947-8954, doi:10.5194/acp-13-8947-2013

Brogniez, H., Kirstetter, P.-E. and Eymard, L. (2013): Expected improvements in the atmospheric humidity profile retrieval using the Megha-Tropiques microwave payload. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 139: 842–851. doi: 10.1002/qj.1869

Capelle, V.; Chédin, A.; Siméon, M.; Tsamalis, C.; Pierangelo, C.; Pondrom, M.; Armante, R.; Crevoisier, C.; Crepeau, L.; Scott, N. A. 2013: Evaluation of IASI derived dust aerosols characteristics over the tropical belt. doi:10.5194/acpd-13-30143-2013

Ceccaldi, M., J. Delanoë, R. J. Hogan, N. L. Pounder, A. Protat, and J. Pelon (2013), From CloudSat-CALIPSO to EarthCare: Evolution of the DARDAR cloud classification and its comparison to airborne radar-lidar observations, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 7962–7981, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50579

Cesana, G., and H. Chepfer (2013), Evaluation of the cloud thermodynamic phase in a climate model using CALIPSO-GOCCP, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 7922–7937, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50376

Chambon, P., Jobard, I., Roca, R. and Viltard, N. (2013): An investigation of the error budget of tropical rainfall accumulation derived from merged passive microwave and infrared satellite measurements. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 139: 879–893. doi:10.1002/qj.1907

Chepfer H., G. Cesana, D. Winker, B. Getzewich, M. Vaughan, and Z. Liu, 2013: Comparison of Two Different Cloud Climatologies Derived from CALIOP-Attenuated Backscattered Measurements (Level 1): The CALIPSO-ST and the CALIPSO-GOCCP. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 30, 725–744. doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-12-00057.1

Cole, Benjamin H., Ping Yang, Bryan A. Baum, Jerome Riedi, Laurent C.-Labonnote, Francois Thieuleux, Steven Platnick, 2013: Comparison of PARASOL Observations with Polarized Reflectances Simulated Using Different Ice Habit Mixtures. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 52, 186-196. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JAMC-D-12-097.1

Delanoë, J., A. Protat, O. Jourdan, J. Pelon, M. Papazzoni, R. Dupuy, J.-F. Gayet, C. Jouan, 2013: Comparison of Airborne In Situ, Airborne Radar-Lidar, and Spaceborne Radar-Lidar Retrievals of Polar Ice Cloud Properties Sampled during the POLARCAT Campaign. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 30, 57-73 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JTECH-D-11-00200.1

de Leeuw, G. et al., 2013: Evaluation of seven European aerosol optical depth retrieval algorithms for climate analysis, Remote Sensing of Environment, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2013.04.023

Desmons, M., Ferlay, N., Parol, F., Mcharek, L., and Vanbauce, C., 2013: Improved information about the vertical location and extent of monolayer clouds from POLDER3 measurements in the oxygen A-band, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 2221-2238, doi:10.5194/amt-6-2221-2013

Fiolleau, T. and Roca, R. (2013): Composite life cycle of tropical mesoscale convective systems from geostationary and low Earth orbit satellite observations: method and sampling considerations. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 139: 941–953. doi: 10.1002/qj.2174

Garnier A., Jacques Pelon, Philippe Dubuisson, Ping Yang, Michaël Faivre, Olivier Chomette, Nicolas Pascal, Pat Lucker, and Tim Murray, 2013: Retrieval of Cloud Properties Using CALIPSO Imaging Infrared Radiometer. Part II: Effective Diameter and Ice Water Path. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 52, 2582–2599. doi: 10.1175/JAMC-D-12-0328.1

Gohil, B. S., Gairola, R. M., Mathur, A. K., Varma, A. K., Mahesh, C., Gangwar, R. K. and Pal, P. K. (2013): Algorithms for retrieving geophysical parameters from the MADRAS and SAPHIR sensors of the Megha-Tropiques satellite: Indian scenario. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 139: 954–963. doi: 10.1002/qj.2041

Gosset, M., Viarre, J., Quantin, G. and Alcoba, M. (2013): Evaluation of several rainfall products used for hydrological applications over West Africa using two high-resolution gauge networks. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 139: 923–940. doi:10.1002/qj.2130

Harmel, T., and M. Chami (2013), Estimation of the sunglint radiance field from optical satellite imagery over open ocean: multidirectional approach and polarization aspects, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 118, 76–90, doi:10.5194/acp-13-5523-2013

Hoareau, C., Keckhut, P., Noel, V., Chepfer, H., and Baray, J.-L. 2013: A decadal cirrus clouds climatology from ground-based and spaceborne lidars above the south of France (43.9° N–5.7° E), Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 6951-6963, doi:10.5194/acp-13-6951-2013

Holzer-Popp et al., 2013: Aerosol retrieval experiments in the ESA Aerosol_cci project, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques Discussions, Volume 6, Issue 2, 2013, pp.2353-2411. doi:10.5194/amt-6-1919-2013

Huneeus, N., O. Boucher, and F. Chevallier, 2013: Atmospheric inversion of SO2 and primary aerosol emissions for the year 2010, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 6165-6218, doi:10.5194/acp-13-6555-2013

Jégou, F., Berthet, G., Brogniez, C., Renard, J.-B., François, P., Haywood, J. M., Jones, A., Bourgeois, Q., Lurton, T., Auriol, F., Godin-Beekmann, S., Guimbaud, C., Krysztofiak, G., Gaubicher, B., Chartier, M., Clarisse, L., Clerbaux, C., Balois, J. Y., Verwaerde, C., and Daugeron, D., 2013: Stratospheric aerosols from the Sarychev volcano eruption in the 2009 Arctic summer, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 6533-6552, doi:10.5194/acp-13-6533-2013

Josset, D., Tanelli, S., Hu, Y., Pelon, J., Zhai, P., 2013: Analysis of Water Vapor Correction for CloudSat W-Band Radar, IEEE TGRS, Volume:51, Issue: 7, 3812-3825, doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2012.2228659

Kacimi, S., Viltard, N. and Kirstetter, P.-E. (2013): A new methodology for rain identification from passive microwave data in the Tropics using neural networks. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 139: 912–922. doi: 10.1002/qj.2114

Kidd, C., Srinivasan, J. and Roca, R. (2013): The Megha-Tropiques mission: day 1 algorithms. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 139: 841. doi: 10.1002/qj.2201

Kirstetter, P.-E., Viltard, N. and Gosset, M. (2013): An error model for instantaneous satellite rainfall estimates: evaluation of BRAIN-TMI over West Africa. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 139: 894–911. doi: 10.1002/qj.1964

Koren, I. and G. Feingold, 2013: Adaptive behavior of marine cellular clouds. Sci. Rep. 3, 2507; doi:10.1038/srep02507

Lachérade, B., Fougnie, B., Henry, P., and Gamet, P., 2013: Cross Calibration Over Desert Sites: Description, Methodology, and Operational Implementation, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions Volume:51, Issue: 3, doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2012.2227061

Milinevsky, G., Danylevsky, V., Bovchaliuk, V., Bovchaliuk, A., Goloub, Ph., Dubovik, O., Kabashnikov, V., Chaikovsky, A., Mishchenko, M., and Sosonkin, M. 2013: Aerosol seasonal variations over urban sites in Ukraine and Belarus according to AERONET and POLDER measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., 6, 10731-10759, doi:10.5194/amtd-6-10731-2013

Nabat, P., Somot, S., Mallet, M., Chiapello, I., Morcrette, J. J., Solmon, F., Szopa, S., Dulac, F., Collins, W., Ghan, S., Horowitz, L. W., Lamarque, J. F., Lee, Y. H., Naik, V., Nagashima, T., Shindell, D., and Skeie, R., 2013: A 4-D climatology (1979-2009) of the monthly tropospheric aerosol optical depth distribution over the Mediterranean region from a comparative evaluation and blending of remote sensing and model products, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 1287-1314, doi:10.5194/amt-6-1287-2013

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Noel, V., A. Hertzog, and H. Chepfer, 2009, CALIPSO observations of wave-induced PSCs with near-unity optical depth over Antarctica in 2006?2007, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D05202, doi:10.1029/2008JD010604.

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Plana-Fattori, A., G. Brogniez, P. Chervet, M. Haeffelin, O. Lado-Bordowsky, Y. Morille, F. Parol, J. Pelon, A. Roblin, G. Sèze, and C. Stubenrauch,, 2009, Comparison of high clouds characteristics as estimated by selected spaceborne observations and ground-based lidar datasets, J. Appl. Meteor. Clim., 48, 1142-1160, 2009, doi: 10.1175/2009JAMC1964.1

Protat, A., Bouniol, D., Delanoë, J., May, P., Plana-Fattori, A.,Hasson, A., O'Connor, E., Görsdorf, U., Heymsfield, A., 2009, Assessment of CloudSat reflectivity measurements and ice cloud properties using ground-based and airborne cloud radar observations. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 26, 1717-1741.

Vernier, J. P., J. P. Pommereau, A. Garnier, J. Pelon, N. Larsen, J.Nielsen, T. Christensen, F. Cairo, L. W. Thomason, T. Leblanc, and I. S.McDermid, 2009, The tropical stratospheric aerosol layer from CALIPSO lidar observations, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D00H10,doi:10.1029/2009JD011946.

Vuolo R., H. Chepfer, L. Menut, 2009, Comparison of dust layers vertical structures modeled with CHIMERE-DUST and observed with the CALIOP lidar., J. Geophys. Res., revised.

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Oral Presentations


Marinou E., Amiridis V., Solomos S., Proestakis M., Kottas M., Zanis P., Georgoulias A.K., Tsikerdekis A., Tsekeri A., Konsta D., Kokkalis P., Binietoglou I., Balis D.: 3D Saharan dust variability over Europe as seen by CALIPSO, 13th International Conference on Meteorology, to be held in Thessaloniki, 19-21 September 2016.


Marinou, E., Amiridis, V., Tsekeri, A., Solomos, S., Kokkalis, P., Proestakis, E., Kottas, M., Binietoglou, I., Zanis, P., Kazadzis, S., Wandinger, U., Ansmann, A., 2015: 3D Structure of Saharan Dust transport towards Europe as seen by CALIPSO, International Laser Radar Conference, New York City, 5-10 July 2015.


M. Legrand, P. Dubuisson, S. Vingataramin, B. Damiri, B. Bonnel, P. Goloub, L. Gonzalez, J. Cuesta, D. Edouart, P.H. Flamant, J. Pelon, C. Flamant, P. Formenti, K. Desboeufs, S. Chevaillier, A. Klaver, S. Caquineau, F. Nerry, L.Z. Li, Remote sensing in the thermal infrared of mineral dust over arid land from satellite and ground surface., Goddard Annual Aerosol Update, March 29, 2011, NASA/GSFC Visitor Center, Greenbelt MD, USA.

M.Petrenko, C.Ichoku, G.Leptoukh, Satellite Aerosol Comparative Analysis using the Multi-Sensor MAPSS and AeroStat, powered by Giovanni. European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2011, Vienna, Austria, 03-08 April 2011


Defer, E., and H.-D. Betz, 2010: Properties of convective cloud and associated lightning activity over Western Europe as sensed by A-Train and LINET, American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2010, abstract #AE21A-0264


S. Vingataramin, M. Legrand, B. Damiri, M.T. Nakes, J. Cuesta, D. Edouart, C. Flamant, S. Caquineau, P. Formenti, K. Desboeufs, Ground-based remote sensing in TIR of Saharan mineral dust at Tamanrasset in the framework of the African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analysis field campaign. African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analyses. 3rd International Conference. Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, July 20-24



Inter-comparison of aerosol measurements from multiple sources using Multi-sensor Aerosol Products Sampling System (MAPSS), M.Petrenko, C.Ichoku, G.Leptoukh., 9th International AeroCom 2010 workshop,September 27-30, 2010, Oxford, UK.

Integrated analysis of aerosol products from multiple A-Train sensors collocated with AERONET observations, M.Petrenko, C.Ichoku, G.Leptoukh, The A-Train symposium, October 25-28, 2010, New Orleans, USA.

Cross-Characterization of Aerosol Properties from Multiple Spaceborne Sensors Facilitated by Regional Ground-Based Observation, M.Petrenko, C.Ichoku, G.Leptoukh, AGU Fall Meeting, December 13-17, 2010, Moscone Convention Center, San Francisco, California, USA.


Upgraded version of the Infrared Difference Dust Index, M. Legrand, M.T. Nakes, P. François, African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analyses. 3rd International Conference. Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, July 20-24