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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.
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NO2 slant column by Dalhousie/SAO
(last update: 20-2-2008)
available data Jan 2003 - April 2012
point of contact Randall Martin
algorithm description The algorithm is described in Martin et al, 2006.
product details ASCII
validation results Validation results are described in Martin et al, 2006.


SCIAMACHY NO2 slant column (SAO) validation literature:
  • Evaluation of space-based constraints on global nitrogen oxide emissions with regional aircraft measurements over and downwind of eastern North America
    Martin, R.V., C.E. Sioris, K. Chance, T.B. Ryerson, T.H. Bertram, P.J. Wooldridge, R.C. Cohen, J.A. Neuman, A. Swanson and F.M. Flocke
    Abstract/Article: J. Geophys. Res., 111, D15308, doi:10.1029/2005JD006680, 2006
    Product: NO2 tropospheric columns (slant&vertical)
    Institute: SAO
    Method: Coincident airborne in-situ measurements as part of ICARTT campaign, using NASA DC-8 (laser induced fluorescence) and NOAA WP-3D (photolysis) aircrafts which spanned conditions from remote marine to highly polluted over eastern North America.

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