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NO2 vertical column ESA
Aug 2002 to April 2012 *)  v3.01
IFE/IUP Bremen
Aug 2002 to April 2012 *)    p. valid.
KNMI/BIRA
Jan 2003 to April 2012   validated
NO2 slant column BIRA-IASB
Jan 2003 to April 2012 *)    validated
Dalhousie/SAO
Jan 2003 to April 2012      
NO2 tropospheric column IFE/IUP Bremen
Aug 2002 to end *)    validated
KNMI/BIRA
Jan 2003 to end   validated
Dalhousie/SAO
Jan 2003 to end    
MPI Mainz/IUP Heidelberg
2003 to 2011     demonst.
NO2 profile IFE/IUP Bremen
Sep 2002 to April 2012 *)   
ESA
Aug 2002 to April 2012 *)    v3.01
MPI Mainz/IUP Heidelberg
Sep 2002 to April 2012 *)     
Environment Canada
on request   p. valid.
*): some restrictions on data use, see product details (click on institute)
NO2 profile by Environment Canada (last update: 14 December 2015)
available data Data are available on request. Co-authorship is required when using the data in papers, presentations, etc.
point of contact Chris Sioris
algorithm description The algorithm is described in the Algorithm Document.
product details All details can be found in the Product Specification Document.
validation results  


SCIAMACHY NO2 profile (SAO) validation literature:
  • Inter-comparison of stratospheric O3 and NO2 abundances retrieved from balloon borne direct sun observations and Envisat/SCIAMACHY limb measurements
    Butz, A., H. Bösch, C. Camy-Peyret, M. Chipperfield, M. Dorf, G. Dufour, K. Grunow, P. Jeseck, S. Kühl, S. Payan, I. Pepin, J. Pukite, A. Rozanov, C. von Savigny, C. Sioris, T.Wagner, F.Weidner and K. Pfeilsticker
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 6, 1293–1314, 2006
    Product: stratospheric O3 and NO2 limb profiles
    Institute: O3: IUP/IFE - NO2: IUP/IFE, IUP-Heidelberg, SAO
    Method: Balloon borne direct sun observations
  • Vertical profiles of lightning-produced NO2 enhancements in the upper troposphere observed by OSIRIS
    Sioris, C.E., C.A. McLinden, R.V. Martin, B. Sauvage, C.S. Haley, N.D. Lloyd, E.J. Llewellyn, P.F. Bernath, C.D. Boone, S. Brohede and C.T. McElroy
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 7, 4281–4294, 2007
    Product: NO2 profile
    Institute: SAO
    Method: OSIRIS NO2 profile measurements - see figure 8a (between OSIRIS scan 22105032 and SCIAMACHY scan at 26degS during orbit 15890)

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