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O3 vertical column ESA
Aug 2002 to April 2012 *)  v5.01
Jan 2003 to April 2012 v0.42: validated v0.43: p. valid.
O3 profile IFE/IUP Bremen
Sep 2002 to April 2012 *)    v1.63: p. valid.
Aug 2002 to April 2012 *)    v5.01
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SCIAMACHY O3 validation literature:
  • Evaluation of ozonesondes, HALOE, SAGE II and III, Odin-OSIRIS and -SMR, and ENVISAT-GOMOS, -SCIAMACHY and -MIPAS ozone profiles in the tropics from SAOZ long duration balloon measurements in 2003 and 2004
    F. Borchi and J.-P. Pommereau
    Abstract/Article: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 2671–2690, 2007
    Method: Solar occultation in the visible Chappuis bands using a SAOZ UV-Vis spectrometer carried by long duration balloons
  • The ASSET intercomparison of ozone analyses: method and first results
    A. J. Geer, W. A. Lahoz, S. Bekki, N. Bormann, Q. Errera, H. J. Eskes, D. Fonteyn, D. R. Jackson, M. N. Juckes, S. Massart, V.-H. Peuch, S. Rharmili and A. Segers
    Abstract/Article: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 5445–5474, 2006
  • Ozone observations by the Gas and Aerosol Measurement Sensor during SOLVE II
    M. C. Pitts, L.W. Thomason, J. M. Zawodny, B. N. Wenny, J. M. Livingston, P. B. Russell, J.-H. Yee, W. H. Swartz and R. E. Shetter
    Abstract/Article: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 2695–2709, 2006
  • Inter-comparison of stratospheric O3 and NO2 abundances retrieved from balloon borne direct sun observations and Envisat/SCIAMACHY limb measurements
    A. Butz, 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: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 1293–1314, 2006
    Method: Balloon borne direct sun observations
  • Geophysical validation of SCIAMACHY Limb Ozone Profiles
    E. J. Brinksma, A. Bracher, D. E. Lolkema, A. J. Segers, I. S. Boyd, K. Bramstedt, H. Claude, S. Godin-Beekmann, G. Hansen, G. Kopp, T. Leblanc, I. S. McDermid, Y. J. Meijer, H. Nakane, A. Parrish, C. von Savigny, K. Stebel, D. P. J. Swart, G. Taha and A. J. M. Piters
    Abstract/Article: Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 197–209, 2006
    Method: Groundbased lidar and microwave, sondes, SAGE II and SAGE III
  • Intercomparison of ozone profile measurements from ASUR, SCIAMACHY, MIPAS, OSIRIS, and SMR
    J. Kuttippurath, H. Bremer, J. Burrows, A. Kleinböhl, H. Küllmann, K. Künzi, J. Notholt, M. Sinnhuber, C. von Savigny, N. Lautié, D. Murtagh, J. Urban, M. Milz, G. Stiller, S. Petelina, J. de La Noë, E. Le Flochmoën and P. Ricaud
    Abstract/Article: J. Geophys. Res., 112, D09311, doi:10.1029/2006JD007830, 2007
    Method: ASUR, MIPAS, OSIRIS, and SMR
  • Long-Term Validation of GOMOS, MIPAS and SCIAMACHY Ozone and Temperature Profiles by the Envisat Quality Assessment with Lidar (EQUAL) Project
    Y.J. Meijer, J.-L. Baray, H. Bencherif, G.E. Bodeker, H. Claude, T. Fehr, K.H. Fricke, J.A.E. van Gijsel, P. von der Gathen, S. Godin-Beekmann, G. Hansen, P. Keckhut, T. Leblanc, M. Marchand, I.S. McDermid, H. Nakane, S. Pal, E.J. Quel and D.P.J. Swart
    Abstract/Article: Proc. ‘Envisat Symposium 2007’, Montreux, Switzerland 23–27 April 2007 (ESA SP-636, July 2007)
    Method: Lidar stations (14) around the world (EQUAL)
  • Extreme sunbathing: Three weeks of small total O3 columns and high UV radiation over the southern tip of South America during the 2009 Antarctic O3 hole season
    A.T.J. de Laat, R.J. van der A, M.A.F. Allaart, M. van Weele, G. C. Benitez, C. Casiccia, N. M. Paes Leme, E. Quel, J. Salvador and E. Wolfram
    Abstract/Article: Geophysical research letters, vol. 37, L14805, 6 PP., 2010doi:10.1029/2010GL043699, 2010
    Method: Comparison of ground-based and satellite measurements of total O3 columns and satellite based calculations of the UVI index
  • Total ozone column derived from GOME and SCIAMACHY using KNMI retrieval algorithms: Validation against Brewer measurements at the Iberian Peninsula
    M. Antón, M. Kroon, M. López, J. M. Vilaplana, M. Bañón, R. van der A, J. P. Veefkind, P. Stammes and L. Alados-Arboledas
    Abstract/Article: J. Geophys. Res., 116, D22303, doi:10.1029/2011JD016436
    Method: comparison with Brewer
  • Geophysical validation and long-term consistency between GOME-2/MetOp-A total ozone column and measurements from the sensors GOME/ERS-2, SCIAMACHY/ENVISAT and OMI/Aura
    M.E. Koukouli, D.S. Balis, D. Loyola, P. Valks, W. Zimmer, N. Hao, J.-C. Lambert, M. van Roozendael, C. Lerot and R.J.D. Spurr
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 5, 2169-2181
    Method: intercomparison with Brewer, Dobson and GOME-2

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