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CH4 vertical column IFE/IUP Bremen
Jan 2003 to Dec 2005 v0.5-validated
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SRON/JPL
Jan 2003 to April 2012 *)  v5.5-validated
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SCIAMACHY CH4 validation literature:
  • Atmospheric carbon gases retrieved from SCIAMACHY by WFM-DOAS: version 0.5 CO and CH4 and impact of calibration improvements on CO2 retrieval
    Buchwitz, M., R. de Beek, S. Noël, J.P. Burrows, H. Bovensmann, O. Schneising, I. Khlystova, M. Bruns, H. Bremer, P. Bergamaschi, S. Körner and M. Heimann
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 6, 2727–2751, 2006
    Method: "MOPITT satellite data (CO) and TM5 model simulations - world (CH4) and FTIR measurements at Park Falls, Wisconsin, USA (CO2)"
  • Comparisons between SCIAMACHY and ground-based FTIR data for total columns of CO, CH4, CO2 and N2O
    Dils, B., M. De Mazière, J.F. Müller, T. Blumenstock, M. Buchwitz, R. de Beek, P. Demoulin, P. Duchatelet, H. Fast, C. Frankenberg, A. Gloudemans, D. Griffith, N. Jones, T. Kerzenmacher, I. Kramer, E. Mahieu, J. Mellqvist, R.L. Mittermeier, J. Notholt, C.P. Rinsland, H. Schrijver, D. Smale, A. Strandberg, A.G. Straume, W. Stremme, K. Strong, R. Sussmann, J. Taylor, M. van den Broek, V. Velazco, T.Wagner, T.Warneke, A. Wiacek and S. Wood
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 6, 1953–1976, 2006
    Method: 11 ground-based FTIR data (quasi-global network)
  • Satellite chartography of atmospheric methane from SCIAMACHY on board ENVISAT: Analysis of the years 2003 and 2004
    Frankenberg, C., J.F. Meirink, P. Bergamaschi, A.P.H. Goede, M. Heimann, S. Körner, U. Platt, M. van Weele and T. Wagner
    Abstract/Article: J. Geophys. Res., 111, D07303, doi:10.1029/2005JD006235, 2006
    Method: TM4 model
  • Satellite chartography of atmospheric methane from SCIAMACHYon board ENVISAT:2. Evaluation based on inverse model simulations
    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
    Abstract/Article: J. Geophys. Res., 112, D02304, doi:10.1029/2006JD007268, 2007
    Method: Inverse TM5 model simulations
  • Error analysis for CO and CH4 total column retrievals from SCIAMACHY 2.3 µm spectra
    Gloudemans, A.M.S., H. Schrijver, O.P. Hasekamp and I. Aben
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 8, 3999-4017, 2008
    Method: Sensitivity analysis of the Iterative Maximum Likelihood Method (IMLM) algorithm and its application to SCIAMACHY 2.3 µm spectra
  • Tropical methane emissions: A revised view from SCIAMACHY onboard ENVISAT
    Frankenberg, C., P. Bergamaschi, A. Butz, S. Houweling, J.F. Meirink, J. Notholt, A.K. Petersen, H. Schrijver, T. Warneke and I. Aben
    Abstract/Article: Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 35, L15811, 2008
  • Inverse modeling of global and regional CH4 emissions using SCIAMACHY satellite retrievals
    Bergamaschi, P., C.P. 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
    Abstract/Article: J. Geophys. Res., 114, D22301, doi:10.1029/2009JD012287
    Method: Analyze the impact of SCIAMACHY retrievals revision on global and regional CH4 emissions estimates in 2004 using the TM5-4DVAR inverse modeling system
  • Global column averaged methane mixing ratios from 2003 to 2009 as derived from SCIAMACHY: Trends and variability
    Frankenberg, C., I. Aben, P. Bergamaschi, E. J. Dlugokencky, R. van Hees, S. Houweling, P. van der Meer, R. Snel and P. Tol
    Abstract/Article: J. Geophys. Res., vol 116, D04302, doi:10.1029/2010JD014849, 2011
    Method: Long-term data set of column-averaged methane mixing ratios retrieved from spectra of SCIAMACHY
  • Three years of greenhouse gas column-averaged dry air mole fractions retrieved from satellite - Part 2: Methane
    Schneising, O., M. Buchwitz, J. P. Burrows, H. Bovensmann, P. Bergamaschi and W. Peters
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 9, 443-465, 2009
    Method: Comparisons with the TM5 model
  • Corrigendum to "A multi-year methane inversion using SCIAMACHY, accounting for systematic errors using TCCON measurements" published in Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 3991-4012, 2014
    Houweling, S., M. Krol, P. Bergamaschi, C. Frankenberg, E. J. Dlugokencky, I. Morino, J. Notholt, V. Sherlock, D. Wunch, V. Beck, C. Gerbig, H. Chen, E. A. Kort, T. Rockmann and I. Aben
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 14, 10961-10962
    Method: Comparison with TCCON using TM5
  • A multi-year methane inversion using SCIAMACHY, accounting for systematic errors using TCCON measurements
    Houweling, S., M. Krol, P. Bergamaschi, C. Frankenberg, E. J. Dlugokencky, I. Morino, J. Notholt, V. Sherlock, D. Wunch, V. Beck, C. Gerbig, H. Chen, E. A. Kort, T. Rockmann and I. Aben
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 14, 3991-4012, 2014
    Method: Comparison with TCCON using TM5
  • Atmospheric greenhouse gases retrieved from SCIAMACHY: comparison to ground-based FTS measurements and model results
    Schneising, O., P. Bergamaschi, H. Bovensmann, M. Buchwitz, J.P. Burrows, N.M. Deutscher, D.W.T. Griffith, J. Heymann, R. Macatangay, J. Messerschmidt, J. Notholt, M. Rettinger, S. Reuter, R. Sussmann, V.A. Velazco, T. Warneke, P.O. Wennberg and D. Wunch
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 12, 1527-1540, 2012
    Method: Comparison with FTS and TM5 model

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