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  • Aerosol stratification characterization of an astronomical site by means of a backscatter lidar at the Roque de los Muchachos Observatory 

    Jiménez Fuensalida, Jesús; Muñoz Tuñón, Casiana; Sicard, Michaël; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Md. Reba, Mohd Nadzri; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Batet Torrell, Óscar; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco (2009)
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    The Roque de los Muchachos Observatory, located on the island of La Palma in the Canary Islands, is home of many astronomical facilities. In the context of the Extremely Large Telescope Design Study, an intensive lidar ...
  • Atmospheric boundary-layer height estimation by adaptive Kalman filtering of lidar data 

    Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Sicard, Michaël (2010)
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    A solution based on a Kalman filter to trace the evolution of the atmospheric boundary layer (ABL) sensed by an elastic backscatter lidar is presented. An erf-like profile is used to model the mixing layer top and the ...
  • Lidar ratio estimation using a two-point calibration in an turbid layer aloft 

    Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Reba, Mohd Nadzri Md.; Sicard, Michaël; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Kumar, Dhiraj (2010)
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  • Long-term aerosol and cloud database from correlative EARLINET-CALIPSO observations 

    Giunta, Aldo; Hiebsch, Anja; Spinelli, N.; Wandinger, Ulla; Wang, Xuan; Mattis, I.; Ansmann, Albert; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Pietruczuk, Aleksander; Mona, L.; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Madonna, Fabio; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Kumar, Dhiraj; Pujadas, Manuel; Molero, Francisco; de Tomasi, Ferdinando; Chaikovsky, Anatoli; Giannakaki, E.; Balis, Dimitris; Navas Guzmán, Francisco; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Wilson, K.; Apituley, Arnoud; Serikov, I.; Linné, Holger; Perrone, R.M.; Papayannis, A.; Rizi, Vicenzo; Mamouri, R. E.; Stoyanov, Dimitar Vassilev; Iarlori, M.; Schnell, Franziska; Grigorov, Ivan V.; Freudenthaler, Volker; Wiegner, M. (2010)
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    The European Aerosol Research Lidar Network, EARLINET, performs correlative observations during CALIPSO overpasses based on a sophisticated measurement strategy since June 2006. Within a dedicated activity supported ...
  • Monitoring of the Eyjafjalla volcanic plume at four lidar stations over the Iberian Peninsula: 6 to 8 May 2010 

    Silva, A.M.; Wagner, F.; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Pujadas, Manuel; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Reba Mohd Nadzri, Md; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Sicard, Michaël; Molero, Francisco; Navas Guzmán, Francisco; Preissler, J.; Kumar, Dhiraj; Bravo Aranda, J.A.; Tomás Martínez, Sergio (2010)
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    Lidar measurements were performed in the framework of the EARLINET and SPALINET networks during the eruption of Eyjafjalla volcano (Iceland) since 14 April 2010. The profiles of the aerosol optical properties, namely ...
  • Monitoring of the Eyjafjallajökull volcanic aerosol plume over the Iberian Peninsula by means of four EARLINET lidar stations 

    Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Pujadas, Manuel; Wagner, F.; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Sicard, Michaël; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Navas Guzmán, Francisco; Preissler, J.; Molero, Francisco; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Bravo Aranda, J. A.; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo (2011)
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    Lidar and sun-photometer measurements were performed intensively over the Iberian Peninsula (IP) during the eruption of Eyjafjallaj ¨ okull volcano (Iceland) in April–May 2010. The volcanic plume hit all the IP stations ...
  • On the lidar ratio estimation from the synergy between aeronet sun-photometer data and elastic lidar inversion 

    Reba, Mohd Nadzri Md.; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Sicard, Michaël; Kumar, Dhiraj; Tomás Martínez, Sergio (2010)
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  • Overview of wind Lidar techniques and current related developments at the Technical University of Catalonia 

    Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Sicard, Michaël; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo (2008)
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    The Lidar group in the Technical University of Catalonia is actively working in wind lidar techniques. An extensive review of such techniques is presented. A special emphasis is made on the direct Doppler technique and the ...
  • Seasonal variability of aerosol optical properties observed by means of an elastic-Raman lidar over Northeastern Spain 

    Kumar, Dhiraj; Sicard, Michaël; Reba Mohd Nadzri, Md; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; García Vizcaíno, David; Batet Torrell, Óscar; Barrios Porras, Ricardo Alfonso (2010-06-01)
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    The annual and seasonal variability of aerosol optical properties observed by means of an elastic-Raman lidar over Northeastern Spain has been assessed. The lidar representativeness has first been checked against un-photometer ...
  • Seguimiento de las cenizas del Eyjafjalla sobre la Península Ibérica por la red de lidares hispano-portuguesa SPALINET 

    Requena, Alberto; Bolarín, Jose Miguel; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Bravo Aranda, J.A.; Navas Guzmán, Francisco; Pujadas, Manuel; Molero, Francisco; Silva, A.M.; Sicard, Michaël; Kumar, Dhiraj; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Preissler, J.; Wagner, F. (2010)
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    La reciente erupción del volcán Eyjafjallajökull es una muestra – extremada, pero de probabilidad no despreciable – de la influencia que los aerosoles atmosféricos pueden tener en la vida diaria de miles de personas y ...
  • Site-testing using an aerosol, backscatter lidar at the Roque de los Muchachos Observatory 

    Jiménez Fuensalida, Jesús; Muñoz Tuñón, Casiana; Sicard, Michaël; Md. Reba, Mohd Nadzri; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Batet Torrell, Óscar; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco (2010-06-01)
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    The Roque de los Muchachos Observatory, located on the island of La Palma in the Canary Islands, is home of many astronomical facilities for its high sky quality. In the context of the Extremely Large Telescope Design ...
  • Six-channel polychromator design and implementation for the UPC elastic/Raman LIDAR 

    Kumar, Dhiraj; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Sicard, Michaël; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Muñoz, Constantino; Lange, Diego; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Gregorio, Eduard (SPIE, 2011)
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    A 6-channel dichroic-based polychromator is presented as the spectrally selective unit for the U.P.C. elastic/Raman lidar. Light emission is made at 355-nm (ultraviolet, UV), 532-nm (visible, VIS) and 1064-nm (near infrared, ...
  • SPALINET: Red Española de lidares de aerosoles 

    Guerrero Ruiz, A.; Sicard, Michaël; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Muñoz, C.; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Pujadas, Manuel; Molero, Francisco; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Moreno, J. M.; Bolarín, Jose Miguel; Requena, Alberto; Córdoba Jabonero, Carmen; Gil, Marisa; Exposito, Francisco Javier; Díaz Cort, Josep; Pedrós, Roberto; Martínez Lozano, José Antonio (2008)
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  • Study on aerosol properties over Madrid (Spain) by multiple instrumentation during SPALI10 lidar campaign 

    Molero, Francisco; Sicard, Michaël; Navas Guzmán, Francisco; Preissler, J.; Amodeo, Aldo; Freudenthaler, Volker; Fernández, J.A.; Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Granados, M.; Wagner, F.; Giunta, Aldo; Mattis, I.; Pujadas, Manuel; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Lange, Diego; Kumar, Dhiraj; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Giner Nos, Joaquín José; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco (2012-11-19)
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    Cuatro sistemas lidar Raman multifrecuencia (Madrid, Granada, Barcelona y Evora), tomaron medidas simultáneamente a un sistema de referencia (Potenza) para verificar su funcionamiento durante la campaña de intercomparación: ...
  • Wind speed and direction measurements with a backscatter lidar using the auto-correlation contour analysis 

    Tomás Martínez, Sergio; Sicard, Michaël; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco (2009)
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    A method to estimate wind velocity using the backscatter lidar signals of transported aerosol particles is presented. The lidar signal is correlated along range and time dimensions for each line of sight in which the lidar ...