Ozone, UV and Aerosol studies

Publications 2015

Papers with peer review

  • Gorodetskaya, I.V., Kneifel, S., Maahn, M., Van Tricht, K., Thiery, W., Schween, J.H., Mangold, A., Crewell, S., Van Lipzig, N.P.M., Cloud and precipitation properties from ground-based remote-sensing instruments in East Antarctica, The Cryosphere, 9, 285-304 2015.
  • Wohlfahrt G., Amelynck C., Ammann C., Arneth A., Bamberger I., Goldstein A. H., Gu L., Guenther A., Hansel A., Heinesch B., Holst T., Hörtnagl L., Karl T., Laffineur Q., Neftel A., McKinney K., Munger J. W., Pallardy S.G., Schade G. W., Seco R., and Schoon N., An ecosystem-scale perspective of the net land methanol flux: synthesis of micrometeorological flux measurements, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 7413-7427, 2015.
  • Harris, N. R. P., Hassler, B., Tummon, F., Bodeker, G. E., Hubert, D., Petropavlovskikh, I., Steinbrecht, W., Anderson, J., Bhartia, P. K., Boone, C. D., Bourassa, A., Davis, S. M., Degenstein, D., Delcloo, A., Frith, S. M., Froidevaux, L., Godin-Beekmann, S., Jones, N., Kurylo, M. J., Kyrölä, E., Laine, M., Leblanc, S. T., Lambert, J.-C., Liley, B., Mahieu, E., Maycock, A., de Mazière, M., Parrish, A., Querel, R., Rosenlof, K. H., Roth, C., Sioris, C., Staehelin, J., Stolarski, R. S., Stübi, R., Tamminen, J., Vigouroux, C., Walker, K., Wang, H. J., Wild, J., and Zawodny, J. M.: Past changes in the vertical distribution of ozone – Part 3: Analysis and interpretation of trends, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 9965-9982, doi:10.5194/acp-15-9965-2015, 2015
  • Hassinen, S., Balis, D., Bauer, H., Begoin, M., Delcloo, A., Eleftheratos, K., Gimeno Garcia, S., Granville, J., Grossi, M., Hao, N., Hedelt, P., Hendrick, F., Hess, M., Heue, K.-P., Hovila, J., Jønch-Sørensen, H., Kalakoski, N., Kiemle, S., Kins, L., Koukouli, M. E., Kujanpää, J., Lambert, J.-C., Lerot, C., Loyola, D., Määttä, A., Pedergnana, M., Pinardi, G., Romahn, F., van Roozendael, M., Lutz, R., De Smedt, I., Stammes, P., Steinbrecht, W., Tamminen, J., Theys, N., Tilstra, L. G., Tuinder, O. N. E., Valks, P., Zerefos, C., Zimmer, W., and Zyrichidou, I.: Overview of the O3M SAF GOME-2 operational atmospheric composition and UV radiation data products and data availability, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., 8, 6993-7056, doi:10.5194/amtd-8-6993-2015, 2015.
  • Chan, E., Chan, D., Ishizawa, M., Vogel, F., Brioude, J., Delcloo, A., Wu, Y., and Jin, B.: Investigation of error sources in regional inverse estimates of greenhouse gas emissions in Canada, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 15, 22715-22779, doi:10.5194/acpd-15-22715-2015, 2015.


  • Herenz. P., Mangold, A., Wex, H., Rubach, F. and F. Stratmann, CCN measurements in the Arctic and Antarctic, European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2015, 12-17 April 2015, Vienna, Austria.
  • Delcloo, Andy, Tuinder, Olaf, Loyola, Diego, Valks, Pieter, Validation of GOME-2A and GOME-2B Ozone Profiles and Tropospheric Ozone Column Products, 8-12 June 2015, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece.
  • Arno Keppens, Jean-Christopher Lambert, Daan Hubert , Tijl Verhoelst, José Granville, Gérard Ancellet, Dimitris Balis, Andy Delcloo, Valentin Duflot, Sophie Godin-Beekmann, Thierry Leblanc, Trissevgeni Stavrakou, Wolfgang Steinbrecht, Réné Stübi and Anne Thompson, Harmonised Validation System for Tropospheric Ozone and Ozone Profile Retrievals from GOME to the Copernicus Sentinels, 8-12 June 2015, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece.
  • De Bock, V., Mangold, A., De Backer, H. and Delcloo, A., Aerosol optical properties during a 2014 smog period at Uccle, Belgium, European Aerosol Conference, Milan, Italy, 6-11 September 2015 (pdf-file, 1.1Mb)
  • Mangold, A., De Backer, H., De Bock, V., Delcloo, A., Hermans, C., Gorodetskaya, I., Herenz, P., Henning, S. and H. Wex, Atmospheric aerosol properties at Princess Elisabeth station, East Antarctica,: seasonality and indication of new particle formation, European Aerosol Conference 2015, 6-11 September 2015, Milan, Italy.
  • Olaf Tuinder and Andy Delcloo, Degradation Corrected Vertical Ozone Profiles from Metop/GOME-2, 21 - 25 September, 2015, Toulouse, France.
  • Andy Delcloo, Diego Loyola, Olaf Tuinder and Pieter Valks, Validation of GOME-2/METOP-A and GOME-2/METOP-B tropospheric ozone column products, using balloon sounding data, EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite conference, 21 - 25 September, 2015, Toulouse, France.


  • De Bock V., Brewer AOD retrieval at RMI using DS measurements, COST ES1207-Eubrewnet WG meeting, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, January 27-28, 2015.
  • Pacione, R., Jones, J., Van Malderen, R., Bock, O., "Collaborations in GNSS sphere with other projects (GNSS4SWC, EGVAP)", 7th GRUAN Implementation-Coordination Meeting, Matera, Italy, 23-27 February, 2015 (pdf-file, 1.8Mb)
  • Mangold, A., Delcloo, A., De Bock, V. and R. Hamdi, Atmospheric composition measurements for improving the high resolution modelling of the Brussels urban atmosphere, 5th international symposium on ultrafine particles (UFP-5), Ultrafine Particles – Air quality and climate, 4-5 May 2015, Brussels, Belgium.
  • A. Delcloo, R. De Troch, O. Giot, R. Hamdi, A. Deckmyn and P. Termonia, Future climate and air quality of the Brussels Capital Region for the 2050’s under A1B scenario, ITM, Montpellier, France, 4 - 8 May 2015.
  • Laffineur, Q. and Haeffelin, M., New development in fog prediction capabilities of ALC profiles at two different sites, COST ES1303 - TOPROF 4th MC and WG meeting, Granda, Spain, May 5-7, 2015.
  • Van Malderen, R., Pottiaux, E., Brenot, H., Beirle, S., Wagner, T.,De Backer, H., and Bruyninx, C., "Assessment of IGS repro1 IWV trends by comparison with ERA-interim and GOMESCIA satellite data", COST ES1206 GNSS4SWEC Workshop, Thessaloniki, Greece, 11-13 May 2015 (pptx-file, 3.3Mb)
  • Mangold, A., Atmospheric aerosol at Princess Elisabeth station, East Antarctica: what those tiny particles can tell us about the Antarctica atmosphere, Conference of the Belgian National Committee for Geodesy and Geophysics, 21 May 2015, Brussels, Belgium.
  • Laffineur, Q., De Backer, H. and Delcloo, A., Benefit of a LIDAR-ceilometer network for aviation, STCE Workshop: Natural Hazard Assessment for Aviation, Brussels, Belgium, June 2, 2015.
  • Andy Delcloo, Daniel Hurtmans, P-F Coheur and C. Clerbaux, Validation of IASI ozone profiles from MetOp A and MetOp B, using balloon sounding data, EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference, 21 - 25 September, 2015, Toulouse, France.
  • Laffineur, Q., Haeffelin, M., Dupont, J.-C., Bravo-Aranda, J.-A. and Casquero-Vera, J.-A., Updates and overviews of fog activities, COST ES1303 - TOPROF 5th MC and WG meeting, Toulouse, France, October 19-21, 2015.
  • Van Malderen R., "45 years of ozone measurements at RMI: an overview", RMI Conference, Uccle, Belgium, 25 November 2015.


  • Tricot, C., Brouyaux, F., Debontridder, L, Dewitte, S., De Backer, H., de Troch, R., Hamdi, R., Hus, J., Mangold, A., Roulin, E., Vandiepenbeeck, M., Vannitsem, S., Van de Vyver, H., and Van Malderen, R., Oog voor het klimaat/Vigilance climatique, RMI, 2015 (NL/FR)