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Ozone, UV and Aerosol studies

Publications 2012

Papers with peer review

  • L. Jacobs, A. Buczynska, C. Walgraeve, A. Delcloo, S. Potgieter-Vermaak, R. Van Grieken, K. Demeestere, J. Dewulf, H. Van Langenhove, H. De Backer, Benoit Nemery and Tim S. Nawrot, Acute changes in pulse pressure in relation to constituents of particulate air pollution in elderly persons. Environ. Res. (2012), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2012.05.003.(link to article)
  • C. Scannell, D. Hurtmans, A. Boynard, J. Hadji-Lazaro, M. George, A. Delcloo, O. Tuinder, P.-F. Coheur, and C. Clerbaux,  A review of the ozone hole from 2008 to 2010 as observed by IASI, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 5, 123-139, 2012 (pdf)
  • Andy W. Delcloo, Alex Deckmyn, Rafiq Hamdi, Herman Van Langenhove, Gilles Foret and Hugo De Backer, Coupling of the CTM CHIMERE to the High Resolution LAM ALADIN for Belgium, Air Pollution Modeling and its Application XXI, NATO Science tor Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security, 2012, Volume 4, Part 2,315-319, DOl: 10.1007/978-94-007 -1359-8_54.
  • Vincent Kint, Wim Aertsen, Matteo Campioli, Dries Vansteenkiste, Andy Delcloo and Bart Muys, Radial growth change of temperate tree species in response to altered regional climate and air quality in the period 1901–2008, 2012, Climatic Change, DOI 10.1007/s10584-012-0465-x.(link to article)
  • Logan, Jennifer, J. Stähelin, I.A. Megretskaia, J.-P. Cammas, V. Thouret, H. Claude, H. De Backer, M. Steinbacher, H.E. Scheel, R. Stübi, M. Fröhlich, R. Derwent, Changes in ozone over Europe since 1990: analysis of ozone measurements from sondes, regular aircraft (MOZAIC) and alpine surface sites, J. Geophys. Res., 117, D09301, doi:10.1029/2011JD016952, 2012.(link to article)
 

Proceedings

  • Andy Delcloo, Lucia Kins and Olaf Tuinder, Validation of GOME-2 ozone profiles, using ozonedes, MICROWAVE- and LIDAR data,  ESA-ATMOS conference, Bruges, 18-22 June, Belgium, 2012
  • Brenot H., Champollion C., Deckmyn A., Van Malderen R., Kumps N., Warnant R., De Mazière M., "Humidity 3D field comparisons between GNSS tomography, IASI satellite observations and ALARO model", EGU General Assembly 2012, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 14, EGU2012-4285, 2012 (proceeding)
  • Gorodetskaya, I., Van Lipzig, N.P.M., Ralph, F.M., Wick, G.A., Tsukernik, M., Delcloo, A. Mangold, A. and W.D. Neff, The role of atmospheric rivers in accumulation in Dronning Maud Land, East Antarctica, Proceedings of 7th Antarctic Meteorological Observation, Modeling and Forecasting Workshop, July 9-11, 2012, Boulder, Colorada, USA, 2012.
 

Posters

  • Pottiaux E., Van Malderen R., Brenot H., Beirle S., Bruyninx C., De Backer H., De Mazière M., Hermans C., Mies K., Wagner T., "On the Use of the IGS REPRO1 Product for Climate Change Analysis: An IWV Inter-technique Comparison Study", International GNSS Service Workshop 2012, Olsztyn, Poland, 23-27/07/2012 (pdf-file, 4.2 Mb)
  • Elton Chan, D. Chan, F. Vogel, D. Worthy, O. Cooper, J. Brioude, A. Delcloo, A. Stohl, J. Lin and Y. Wu, Inverse modelling of Canada's methane emissions for 2008 to 2011, 2012 ACCENT-IGAC-GEIA Conference, Toulouse, France, June 11-13, 2012.(png)
  • Van Malderen R., Brenot H., Pottiaux E., Mies K., Beirle S., Wagner T., Hermans C., De Mazière M., De Backer H., and Bruyninx C., "Inter-technique comparison of integrated water vapour measurements for climate change analysis", European Geoscience Union General Assembly 2012, Vienna, 22-27 April 2012 (pdf-file, 4.9 Mb, abstract)
  • Van Malderen R., Pottiaux E., Brenot H., Mies K., Beirle S., Wagner T., Hermans C., De Mazière M., De Backer H., and Bruyninx C., "Inter-technique comparison of integrated water vapour measurements for climate change analysis", MeteoClim PhD symposium, Liège, 1 June 2012 (pdf-file, 4.1 Mb)
  • Laffineur Q., De Backer H., and Brasseur O., "Retrieval and validation of mixing layer height with LIDAR ceilometers", Meteoclim PhD symposium 2012, Liège, 1 June 2012 (pdf-file, 2.0 Mb)
  • Andy W. Delcloo, Rafiq Hamdi, Alex Deckmyn, Piet Termonia, Hugo De Backer and Herman Van Langenhove, Influence of physical parameterization changes in the ALARO high resolution NWP model for Belgium on the CTM CHIMERE, Utrecht, The Netherlands, 7-11 May, 2012.(pdf)
  • Rafiq Hamdi, Alex Deckmyn, Daan Degrauwe, Andy W. Delcloo, Piet Termonia, Coupling the Town Energy Balance (TEB) scheme to an operational limited area NWP model: Evaluation for a highly urbanized area,  Utrecht, The Netherlands, 7-11 May, 2012. (pdf)
  • Mangold, A., Mano, M.-J., Namsaraev, Z., De Backer, H., De Bock, V., Hermans, C., Gorodetskaya, I., Maenhaut, W., Atmospheric composition research at the Belgian Antarctic research station Princess Elisabeth with emphasis on aerosol particle characterisation, IPY 2012 Conference, From Knowledge to Action, 22-27 April 2012, Montréal, Canada.
  • O.N.E. Tuinder, A. Delcloo and L. Kins, Vertical Ozone Profiles from GOME-2 on Metop-A, ESA-ATMOS conference, Bruges, 18-22 June, Belgium, 2012.
  • Nikitidou, E., V. De Bock, H. De Backer, A. Kazantzidis, Aerosols optical properties and their effect on the UV solar irradiance at Uccle, Belgium, International Radiation Symposium 2012, Berlin, Germany, 6-10 August 2012. (pdf, 545Kb)
  • De Bock, V., H. De Backer, R. Van Malderen, "Analysis of an extensive time series of UV irradiation and AOD measurements in the UV-B region at Uccle, Belgium", International Radiation Symposium 2012, Berlin, Germany, 6-10 August 2012. (pdf, 545Kb)
  • De Backer, H., R. Van Malderen, A. Mangold, "Ozone and UV observations in Uccle (Belgium) and Utsteinen (Antarctica)", Quadrennial Ozone Symposium 2012, Toronto, Canada, 26-31 August 2012.(pdf, 427Kb)
  • De Bock, V., H. De Backer, R. Van Malderen, "Analysis of an extensive time series of UV irradiation and AOD measurements in the UV-B region at Uccle, Belgium", Quadrennial Ozone Symposium 2012, Toronto, Canada, 26-31 August 2012. (pdf, 545Kb)
  • Van Malderen, R., M. Allaart, A. Delcloo and H. De Backer, "The detection of ozone anomaly events and inhomogeneities in the ozonesonde time series of Uccle, Belgium, by comparison with the nearby station of De Bilt (Netherlands)", Quadrennial Ozone Symposium 2012, Toronto, Canada, 26-31 August 2012 (pdf, 1.4 Mb)
  • Andy Delcloo and Olaf Tuinder, Validation of GOME-2 ozone profiles, using balloon sounding data, Quadrennial Ozone Symposium 2012, Toronto, Canada, 26-31 August 2012.
  • O.N.E. Tuinder, A. Delcloo and L. Kins, High Resolution Ozone Profiles from GOME-2 on Metop-A, EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite conference, Sopot, Poland, 3-8 September 2012.
    Andy Delcloo, Daniel Hurtmans, P-F Coheur and C. Clerbaux, Validation of IASI ozone profiles, using balloon sounding data, EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite conference, Sopot, Poland, 3-8 September 2012.
  • De Bock, V., H. De Backer, A. Mangold, "Retrieval of Single Scattering Albedo values from Brewer spectrophotometer irradiance measurements at Uccle, Belgium", European Aerosol Conference 2012, Granada, Spain, 2-7 September 2012. (pdf, 545Kb)
  • Mangold, A. De Backer, H., De Bock, V., Hermans, C., Gorodetskaya and Maenhaut, W., Physical and optical properties of atmospheric aerosol in Eastern Antarctica, European Aerosol Conference 2012, 02-07 September 2012, Granada, Spain.
  • Van Malderen, R., E. Pottiaux, H. Brenot, S. Beirle, K. Mies, C. Hermans, M. De Mazière, T. Wagner, H. De Backer, and C. Bruyninx, "Evaluating the potential of ground-based instruments to validate the quality of integrated water vapour data measured by satellite-based techniques", GEWEX Water Vapour Assessment Workshop, DWD Offenbach, Germany, 26-28 September 2012 (pdf, 2.2 Mb)
 

Talks

  • Andy Delcloo, Lucia Kins and Olaf Tuinder, Validation of GOME-2 ozone profiles, using ozonedes, MICROWAVE- and LIDAR data, ESA-ATMOS conference, Bruges, 18-22 June, Belgium, 2012.
  • Mangold, A., Monitoring of atmospheric composition at Princess Elisabeth station, TSI Workshop‚ Nanoparticles: Basics, Application and Measurement solutions, 10. May 2012, Best, Netherlands.
  • Laffineur Q., "What can we learn from LIDAR-ceilometer measurements?", Royal Meteorological Institute of Belgium (RMI), Conferences, 27 june 2012.
  • Van Malderen, R., H. De Backer and A. Delcloo, "Homogenisation of ozonesonde measurements at Uccle", 3rd Ozonesonde Data Quality Assessment Workshop, 24-25 August 2012, Toronto, Canada.
  • Andy Delcloo and Olaf Tuinder, Validation of GOME-2 ozone profiles, using balloon sounding data, 3rd Ozonesonde Data Quality Assessment Workshop, 24-25 August 2012, Toronto, Canada.
  • Andy Delcloo, Olaf Tuinder, Lucia Kins and Pieter Valks, Validation of GOME-2 ozone profiles and tropospheric ozon column products, using balloon sounding data and LIDAR/MICROWAVE instruments, EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite conference, Sopot, Poland, 3-8 September 2012.
  • Van Malderen, R., E. Pottiaux, H. Brenot and S. Beirle, "Evaluating the potential of integrated water vapour data from ground-based, in-situ, and satellite-based observing techniques", WMO Technical Conference on meteorological and environmental instruments and methods of observation, 16-18 October 2012, Brussels, Belgium (proceeding)
  • Van Malderen, R., Pottiaux E., Brenot H., Beirle S., Hermans C., De Mazière M., Wagner T., De Backer H. and Bruyninx C., "The Integrated Water Vapour project at Space Pole: inter-technique comparison and time series analysis", STCE Water Vapour Workshop, 26/11/2012, Brussels, Belgium