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CO vertical column IFE/IUP Bremen
Jan 2003 to Dec 2005 validated
SRON Utrecht
Jan 2003 to Dec 2007 *)  v6.3-validated
v7.4-validated
MPI Mainz/IUP Heidelberg
Jan 2003 to Dec 2004 *)     
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SCIAMACHY CO 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)
  • SCIAMACHY carbon monoxide total columns : statistical evaluation and comparison with CTM results
    de Laat, A.T.J., A.M.S. Gloudemans, I. Aben, M. Krol, J.F. Meirink, G.R. van der Werf and H. Schrijver
    Abstract/Article: J. Geophys. Res., 112, doi:10.1029/2006JD008256, 2007
    Method: TM4 model
  • Three years of global carbon monoxide from SCIAMACHY: comparison with MOPITT and first results related to the detection of enhanced CO over cities
    Buchwitz, M., I. Khlystova, H. Bovensmann and J.P. Burrows
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 7, 2399-2411, 2007
    Method: comparison with MOPITT (Europe, Middle East, India, China)
  • 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
  • SCIAMACHY CO over the oceans: 2003-2007 interannual variability
    Gloudemans, A.M.S., A.T.J. de Laat, H. Schrijver, I. Aben, J.F. Meirink and G.R. van der Werf
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 9, 5583-5621, 2009
    Method: CO measurements compared with collocated modeled CO columns.CH4 cloud top height compared to FRESCO+ cloud top height
  • Validation of five years (2003-2007) of SCIAMACHY CO total column measurements using ground-based spectrometer observations
    de Laat, A.T.J., A.M.S. Gloudemans, H. Schrijver, I. Aben, Y. Nagahama, K. Suzuki, E. Mahieu, N.B. Jones, C. Paton-Walsh, N.M. Deutscher, D.W.T. Griffith, M. De Maziere, R.L. Mittermeier, H. Fast, J. Notholt, M. Palm, T. Hawat, T. Blumenstock, F. Hase, M. Schneider, C. Rinsland, A.V. Dzhola, E.I. Grechko, A.M. Poberovskii, M.V. Makarova, J. Mellqvist, A. Strandberg, R. Sussmann, T. Borsdorff and M. Rettinge
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 3, 1457-1471, 2010
    Method: Validation of SCIAMACHY CO total column measurements from the IMLM algorithm using ground-based spectrometer observations from twenty surface stations for the five year time period of 2003 to 2007
  • Global evaluation of SCIAMACHY and MOPITT carbon monoxide column differences for 2004-2005
    de Laat, A.T.J., A.M.S. Gloudemans, I. Aben and H. Schrijver
    Abstract/Article: J. Geophys. Res, 115, D06307, doi:10.1029/2009JD012698, 2010
    Method: Global comparison of SCIAMACHY and MOPITT CO column measurements for the years 2004 and 2005. Quantitative comparisons have been performed taking the effects of instrument noise errors, vertical sensitivities via the averaging kernel and a priori, different spatio-temporal sampling and clouds into account using simulated CO profiles from the TM4 model
  • Validation of six years of SCIAMACHY carbon monoxide observations using MOZAIC CO profile measurements
    de Laat, A.T.J. , R. Dijkstra, H. Schrijver, P. Nédélec and I. Aben
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 5, 2133-2142
    Method: intercomparison with TM5 and MOZAIC data
  • Corrigendum to "Validation of six years of SCIAMACHY carbon monoxide observations using MOZAIC CO profile measurements" published in Atmos. Meas. Tech., 5, 2133–2142, 2012
    de Laat, A.T.J. , R. Dijkstra, H. Schrijver, P. Nédélec and I. Aben
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 5, 2431-2431
  • Corrigendum to "Validation of six years of SCIAMACHY carbon monoxide observations using MOZAIC CO profile measurements" published in Atmos.
    de Laat, A.T.J., R. Dijkstra, H. Schrijver, P. Nédélec and I. Aben
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 5, 2431-2431, 2012
  • Insights into Tikhonov regularization: application to trace gas column retrieval and the efficient calculation of total column averaging kernels
    Borsdorff, T., O.P. Hasekamp, A. Wassmann and J. Landgraf
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 7, 523-535, 2014

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