Ozone, UV and Aerosol studies

Scientific publications 2021

Brenot, H., Theys, N., Clarisse, L., van Gent, J., Hurtmans, D. R., Vandenbussche, S., Papagiannopoulos, N., Mona, L., Virtanen, T., Uppstu, A., Sofiev, M., Bugliaro, L., Vázquez-Navarro, M., Hedelt, P., Parks, M. M., Barsotti, S., Coltelli, M., Moreland, W., Scollo, S., Salerno, G., Arnold-Arias, D., Hirtl, M., Peltonen, T., Lahtinen, J., Sievers, K., Lipok, F., Rüfenacht, R., Haefele, A., Hervo, M., Wagenaar, S., Som de Cerff, W., de Laat, J., Apituley, A., Stammes, P., Laffineur, Q., Delcloo, A., Lennart, R., Rokitansky, C.-H., Vargas, A., Kerschbaum, M., Resch, C., Zopp, R., Plu, M., Peuch, V.-H., Van Roozendael, M., and Wotawa, G.: EUNADICS-AV early warning system dedicated to supporting aviation in the case of a crisis from natural airborne hazards and radionuclide clouds, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 3367–3405, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-21-3367-2021, 2021.

De Meutter, P., Gueibe, C., Tomas, J., den Outer, P., Apituley, A., Bruggeman, M., Camps, J., Delcloo, A., Knetsch, G.-J., Roobol, L., Verheyen, L., The assessment of the April 2020 chernobyl wildfires and their impact on Cs-137 levels in Belgium and The Netherlands, Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, Volume 237, 2021, 106688, ISSN 0265-931X, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvrad.2021.106688.

de Weger L. A., Bruffaerts N., Koenders M.M.J.F., Verstraeten W. W., Delcloo A.W., Hentges P. and Hentges F. (2021) Long-Term Pollen Monitoring in the Benelux: Evaluation of Allergenic Pollen Levels and Temporal Variations of Pollen Seasons. Front. Allergy 2:676176. doi:10.3389/falgy.2021.676176

Kosmopoulos, P. G., Kazadzis, S., Schmalwieser, A. W., Raptis, P. I., Papachristopoulou, K., Fountoulakis, I., Masoom, A., Bais, A. F., Bilbao, J., Blumthaler, M., Kreuter, A., Siani, A. M., Eleftheratos, K., Topaloglou, C., Gröbner, J., Johnsen, B., Svendby, T. M., Vilaplana, J. M., Doppler, L., Webb, A. R., Khazova, M., De Backer, H., Heikkilä, A., Lakkala, K., Jaroslawski, J., Meleti, C., Diémoz, H., Hülsen, G., Klotz, B., Rimmer, J., and Kontoes, C.: Real-time UV index retrieval in Europe using Earth observation-based techniques: system description and quality assessment, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 5657–5699, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5657-2021, 2021.

Mangold A., Laffineur Q., De Bock V., Hamdi R., Steenhuyzen N., Delcloo A. (2021) Characterisation of Light-Absorbing Particles in the Brussels Sub-urban Atmosphere and Implications for the Emission Scheme of a Regional Chemical Transport Model. In: Mensink C., Matthias V. (eds) Air Pollution Modeling and its Application XXVII. ITM 2019. Springer Proceedings in Complexity. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-63760-9_5

Stas, M., Aerts, R., Hendrickx, M., Delcloo, A., Dendoncker, N., Dujardin, S., Linard, C., Nawrot, T., Van Nieuwenhuyse, A., Aerts, J. M., Van Orshoven, J., & Somers, B. (2021). Exposure to green space and pollen allergy symptom severity: A case-crossover study in Belgium. The Science of the total environment, 781, 146682. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.146682.

Steinbrecht, W., Kubistin, D., Plass‐Dülmer, C., Davies, J., Tarasick, D. W., von der Gathen, P., Deckelmann, H., Jepsen, N., Kivi, R., Lyall, N., Palm, M., Notholt, J., Kois, B., Oelsner, P., Allaart, M., Piters, A., Gill, M., Van Malderen, R., Delcloo, A. W., Sussmann, R., Mahieu, E., Servais, C., Romanens, G., Stübi, R., Ancellet, G., Godin-Beekmann, S., Yamanouchi, S., Strong, K., Johnson, B., Cullis, P., Petropavlovskikh, I., Hannigan, J. W., Hernandez, J.-L., Diaz Rodriguez, A., Nakano, T., Chouza, F., Leblanc, T., Torres, C., Garcia, O., Röhling, A. N., Schneider, M., Blumenstock, T., Tully, M., Paton-Walsh, C., Jones, N., Querel, R., Strahan, S., Stauffer, R. M., Thompson, A. M., Inness, A., Engelen, R., Chang, K.-L., and Cooper, O. R. (2021). COVID‐19 Crisis Reduces Free Tropospheric Ozone across the Northern Hemisphere. Geophysical Research Letters, 48, e2020GL091987. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020GL091987

Tarasick, D. W., Smit, H. G. J., Thompson, A. M., Morris, G. A., Witte, J. C., Davies, J., Nakano, T., Van Malderen, R., Stauffer, R. M., Johnson, B. J., Stübi, R., Oltmans, S. J., and Vömel, H. (2021). Improving ECC Ozonesonde Data Quality: Assessment of Current Methods and Outstanding Issues. Earth and Space Science, 8, e2019EA000914. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019EA000914

Van Malderen, R., De Muer, D., De Backer, H., Poyraz, D., Verstraeten, W. W., De Bock, V., Delcloo, A. W., Mangold, A., Laffineur, Q., Allaart, M., Fierens, F., and Thouret, V.: Fifty years of balloon-borne ozone profile measurements at Uccle, Belgium: a short history, the scientific relevance, and the achievements in understanding the vertical ozone distribution, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 12385–12411, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-12385-2021, 2021.

Verstraeten, W.W., Kouznetsov, R., Hoebeke, L., Bruffaerts, N., Sofiev, M. & Delcloo, A.W. (2021). Modelling grass pollen levels in Belgium. Science of the Total Environment, 753, 141903. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.141903.

Wagner, T., Beirle, S., Dörner, S., Borger, C., and Van Malderen, R.: Identification of atmospheric and oceanic teleconnection patterns in a 20-year global data set of the atmospheric water vapour column measured from satellites in the visible spectral range, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 5315–5353, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-5315-2021, 2021.

Yuan, P., Van Malderen, R., Yin, X., Vogelmann, H., Awange, J., Heck, B., and Kutterer, H.: Characterizations of Europe's integrated water vapor and assessments of atmospheric reanalyses using more than two decades of ground-based GPS, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. [preprint], https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2021-797, in review, 2021.


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