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OClO slant column IFE/IUP Bremen
Aug 2002 to April 2012 *)     
MPI Mainz/IUP Heidelberg
on request          
OClO profile MPI Mainz/IUP Heidelberg
Sep 2002 to April 2012 not validated
Environment Canada
on request        
*): some restrictions on data use, see product details (click on institute)
OClO slant column by IFE/IUP Bremen (last update: 3-3-2006)
available data Augus 2002 - April 2012. Data are available on request. Daily and monthly pictures are available via the DOAS web site.
point of contact Andreas Richter
algorithm description The algorithm is described in the Algorithm Document.
product details The format is plain ASCII with header of varying length. For each station, two files are created, one with daily averages and one with all individual overpasses.
Test products: NO2 total column for Ny-Alesund 2002: nya_no2_UB1_02.asc (ASCII, 9kB) nya_no2_UB1_02.all (ASCII, 0.6 MB).
validation results  

SCIAMACHY OClO slant column (IFE) validation literature:
  • Evaluation of stratospheric chlorine chemistry for the Arctic spring 2005 using modelled and measured OClO column densities
    Oetjen, H., F. Wittrock , A. Richter, M.P. Chipperfield, T. Medeke, N. Sheode, B.-M. Sinnhuber, M. Sinnhuber and J. P. Burrows
    Abstract/Article: Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 11, 689-703, 2011
    Product: OClO slant column
    Institute: IUP/IFE University of Bremen
    Method: OClO column amounts retrieved from SCIAMACHY during spring 2005 are presented and validated by comparison with simultaneous ground-based DOAS observation

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