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    • A 1-D radiative transfer study of mineral dust during CHARMEX/ADRIMED 2013 campaign 

      Granados Muñoz, María José; Sicard, Michaël; Román Díez, Roberto; Benavent Oltra, Pablo; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Brogniez, G.; Denjean, Cyrielle; Alados-Arboledas, L; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
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      A 1-D radiative transfer study is presented based on the measurements performed at Granada during a dust event within the framework of the ChArMEx/ADRIMED (Chemistry-Aerosol Mediterranean Experiment/Aerosol Direct Radiative ...
    • An architecture providing depolarization ratio capability for a multi-wavelength Raman lidar: implementation and first measurements 

      Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Sicard, Michaël; Granados Muñoz, María José; Ben Chahed, Enis; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Vidal, Eric (MDPI AG, 2017-12-20)
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      A new architecture for the measurement of depolarization produced by atmospheric aerosols with a Raman lidar is presented. The system uses two different telescopes: one for depolarization measurements and another for ...
    • Calibration of Raman lidar water vapor mixing ratio measurements using zenithal measurements of diffuse sunlight and a radiative transfer model 

      Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Sicard, Michaël; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; García Vizcaíno, David; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Granados Muñoz, María José (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018-07-20)
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      Among the different techniques available for measuring the atmospheric water vapor content, Raman lidars stand out as accurate instruments providing detailed profiles with high temporal and altitude resolution. Their ...
    • Characterization of aerosol hygroscopicity using Raman lidar measurements at the EARLINET station of Payerne 

      Navas Guzmán, Francisco; Martucci, Giovanni; Collaud Coen, Martine; Granados Muñoz, María José; Hervo, Maxime; Sicard, Michaël; Haefele, Alexander (European Geosciences Union (EGU), 2019-09-17)
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      This study focuses on the analysis of aerosol hygroscopicity using remote sensing techniques. Continuous observations of aerosol backscatter coefficient (ßaer), temperature (T) and water vapor mixing ratio (r) have been ...
    • Considerations about the determination of the depolarization calibration profile of a two-telescope lidar and its implications for volume depolarization ratio retrieval 

      Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Sicard, Michaël; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Granados Muñoz, María José (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2018-06-04)
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      We propose a new method for calculating the volume depolarization ratio of light backscattered by the atmosphere and a lidar system that employs an auxiliary telescope to detect the depolarized component. It takes into ...
    • Contribution of EARLINET/ACTRIS to the summer 2013 special observing period of the ChArMEx project: monitoring of a Saharan dust event over the western and central Mediterranean 

      Sicard, Michaël; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Mallet, Marc; Dulac, F; Pelon, Jacques; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Amodeo, Aldo; Boselli, Antonella; Bravo Aranda, Juan Antonio; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Granados Muñoz, María José; Leto, Giuseppe; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Madonna, Fabio; Mona, Lucia; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Perrone, Maria-Rita; Burlizzi, Pasquale; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Scollo, Simona; Spinelli, N.; Titos, Gloria; Wang, Xuan; Zanmar Sanchez, Ricardo (2016-10-22)
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      In the framework of the Chemistry-Aerosol Mediterranean Experiment (ChArMEx; http://charmex.lsce.ipsl.fr/) initiative, a field campaign took place in the western Mediterranean Basin between 10 June and 5 July 2013 within ...
    • EARLINET instrument intercomparison campaigns: overview on strategy and results 

      Wandinger, Ulla; Freudenthaler, Volker; Baars, Holger; Amodeo, Aldo; Engelmann, Ronny; Mattis, Ina; Gross, Silke; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Giunta, Aldo; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Chaikovsky, Anatoli; Osipenko, Fiodor; Slesar, Alexander; Nicolae, D.; Belegante, Livio; Talianu, Camelia; Serikov, I.; Linné, Holger; Jansen, Friedhelm; Apituley, Arnoud; Wilson, K.; de Graaf, Martin; Trickl, Thomas; Giehl, H.; Adam, Mariana; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Sicard, Michaël; Tomás Martinez, Sergio; Lange, Diego; Kumar, Dhiraj; Pujadas Cordero, Manuel; Molero, Francisco; Fernández, Alfonso J.; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Bravo Aranda, J. A.; Navas Guzmán, Francisco; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Granados Muñoz, María José; Preissler, J.; Wagner, F.; Gausa, Michael; Grigorov, I. Ivan; Stoyanov, Dimitar Vassilev; Iarlori, M.; Rizi, Vicenzo; Spinelli, N.; Boselli, Antonella; Wang, Xuan; Lo Feudo, Teresa; Perrone, Maria-Rita; De Tomasi, Ferdinando; Burlizzi, Pasquale (2016-03-10)
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      This paper introduces the recent European Aerosol Research Lidar Network (EARLINET) quality-assurance efforts at instrument level. Within two dedicated campaigns and five single-site intercomparison activities, 21 EARLINET ...
    • Extreme, wintertime Saharan dust intrusion in the Iberian Peninsula: Lidar monitoring and evaluation of dust forecast models during the February 2017 event 

      Fernández, Alfonso J.; Sicard, Michaël; Costa, Maria J.; Guerrero-Rascado, Juan L.; Gómez-Amo, José L.; Molero, Francisco; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Basart, Sara; Bortoli, Daniele; Bedoya-Velásquez, Andrés E.; Utrillas, María P.; Salvador, Pedro; Granados Muñoz, María José; Potes, Miguel; Ortiz-Amezcua, Pablo; Martínez-Lozano, José A.; Artíñano, Begoña; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Salgado, Rui; Román, Roberto; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Salgueiro, Vanda; Benavent-Oltra, José A.; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Alados-Arboledas, Lucas; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Pujadas, Manuel (Elsevier, 2019-11-01)
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      An unprecedented extreme Saharan dust event was registered in winter time from 20 to 23 February 2017 over the Iberian Peninsula (IP). We report on aerosol optical properties observed under this extreme dust intrusion ...
    • Extreme, wintertime Saharan dust intrusion in the Iberian Peninsula: lidar monitoring and evaluation of dust forecast models during the February 2017 event 

      Fernández García, Alfonso Javier; Sicard, Michaël; Costa, Maria João; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Gomez Amo, J.L.; Molero, Francisco; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Basart, Sara; Bortoli, D.; Bedoya Velásquez, Andrés Esteban; Granados Muñoz, María José; Martínez Lozano, José Antonio; Artiñano, Begoña; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Román Díez, Roberto; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Benavent Oltra, José Antonio; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Pujadas Cordero, Manuel (2019-06-18)
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      An unprecedented extreme Saharan dust event was registered in winter time from 20 to 23 February 2017 over the Iberian Peninsula (IP). We report on aerosol optical properties observed under this extreme dust intrusion ...
    • Ground/space, passive/active remote sensing observations coupled with particle dispersion modelling to understand the inter-continental transport of wildfire smoke plumes 

      Sicard, Michaël; Granados Muñoz, María José; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Bedoya Velásquez, Andrés Esteban; Benavent Oltra, José Antonio; Bortoli, D.; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Cordoba Jabonero, Carmen; Costa, Maria João; del Aguila, Ana; Fernández García, Alfonso Javier; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Jorba Casellas, Oriol; Molero, Francisco; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Papagiannopoulos, N.; Pujadas Cordero, Manuel; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Sola Salvatierra, Yolanda (2019-10-01)
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      During the 2017 record-breaking burning season in Canada/United States, intense wild fires raged during the first week of September in the Pacific northwestern region (British Columbia, Alberta, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, ...
    • Hygroscopic growth study in the framework of EARLINET during the SLOPE i campaign: Synergy of remote sensing and in situ instrumentation 

      Bedoya Velásquez, Andrés Esteban; Navas Guzmán, Francisco; Granados Muñoz, María José (European Geosciences Union (EGU), 2018-05-18)
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      This study focuses on the analysis of aerosol hygroscopic growth during the Sierra Nevada Lidar AerOsol Profiling Experiment (SLOPE I) campaign by using the synergy of active and passive remote sensors at the ACTRIS Granada ...
    • Impact of mineral dust on shortwave and longwave radiation: evaluation of different vertically resolved parameterizations in 1-D radiative transfer computations 

      Granados Muñoz, María José; Sicard, Michaël; Román Díez, Roberto; Benavent Oltra, Pablo; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Brogniez, G.; Denjean, Cyrielle; Mallet, Marc; Formenti, P; Torres, Banjamin; Alados Arboledas, Lucas (European Geosciences Union (EGU), 2019-01-14)
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      Aerosol radiative properties are investigated in southeastern Spain during a dust event on June 16-17, 2013 in the framework of the ChArMEx/ADRIMED (Chemistry-Aerosol Mediterranean Experiment /Aerosol Direct Radiative ...
    • Origin and pathways of the mineral dust transport to two Spanish EARLINET sites: effect on the observed columnar and range-resolved dust optical properties 

      Mandija, Florian; Sicard, Michaël; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Bravo Aranda, J. A.; Granados Muñoz, María José; Lyamani, H.; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; García Vizcaíno, David; Valenzuela, Antonio (2017-05-01)
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      In this paper, is presented a method for estimation of the effect of the transport process to aerosol optical properties. Aerosol optical data retrieved by lidars and sun-photometer measurements, are applied to Saharan ...
    • Overview of the Chemistry-Aerosol Mediterranean Experiment/aerosol direct radiative forcing on the Mediterranean climate (ChArMEx/ADRIMED) summer 2013 campaign 

      Mallet, Marc; Dulac, F; Formenti, P; Nabat, Pierre; Sciare, J.; Roberts, Gareth E.; Pelon, Jacques; Ancellet, Gerard; Tanré, Didier; Parol, F; Dejean, C.; Brogniez, G.; di Sarra, G; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Arndt, Dorthe; Auriol, F.; Blarel, L.; Bourrianne, T.; Chazette, P; Chevaillier, S.; Claeys, Maxim; D'Anna, B.; Derimian, Y.; Desboeufs, K.; Di Iorio, Tatiana; Doussin, J.F.; Durand, Pierre; Feron, A.; Franay, E.; Gaimoz, C.; Goloub, Philppe; Gomez Amo, J.L.; Granados Muñoz, María José; Sicard, Michaël (2016)
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      The Chemistry-Aerosol Mediterranean Experiment (ChArMEx; http://charmex.lsce.ipsl.fr) is a collaborative research program federating international activities to investigate Mediterranean regional chemistry-climate interactions. ...
    • Profiling of aerosol microphysical properties at several EARLINET/AERONET sites during the July 2012 ChArMEx/EMEP campaign 

      Granados Muñoz, María José; Navas Guzmán, Francisco; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Bravo Aranda, Juan Antonio; Binietoglou, Ioannis; Nepomuceno Pereira, Sergio; Basart Alpuente, Sara; Baldasano Recio, José María; Belegante, Livio; Chaikovsky, Anatoli; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rodríguez, Alejandro; Sicard, Michaël; Nickovic, Slobodan; Papayannis, Alexander; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Wandinger, Ulla; Alados Arboledas, Lucas (European Geosciences Union, 2016-06-09)
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      The simultaneous analysis of aerosol microphysical properties profiles at different European stations is made in the framework of the ChArMEx/EMEP 2012 field campaign (9-11 July 2012). During and in support of this campaign, ...
    • Spatio-temporal monitoring by ground-based and air-and space-borne lidars of a moderate Saharan dust event affecting southern Europe in June 2013 in the framework of the ADRIMED/ChArMEx campaign 

      Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Sicard, Michaël; Totems, J; Leon, JF; Dulac, F; Mallet, Marc; Pelon, Jacques; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Amodeo, Aldo; Augustin, P; Boselli, Antonella; Bravo Aranda, Juan Antonio; Burlizzi, Pasquale; Chazette, P; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Dubuisson, Philippe; Granados Muñoz, María José; Leto, Giuseppe; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Madonna, Fabio; Mona, Lucia; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Perrone, Maria-Rita; Pont, V.; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Scollo, Simona; Spinelli, N.; Titos, Gloria; Wang, Xuan; Zanmar Sanchez, Ricardo (2017-04)
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      During the ADRIMED (Aerosol Direct Radiative Impact on the regional climate in the Mediterranean region) special observation period (SOP-1a), conducted in June 2013 in the framework of the ChArMEx (Chemistry-Aerosol ...
    • Study on aerosol properties over Madrid (Spain) by multiple instrumentation during SPALI10 lidar campaign 

      Molero, Francisco; Fernández García, Alfonso; Pujadas Cordero, Manuel; Sicard, Michaël; Tomás, Sergio; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Lange Vega, Diego; Kumar, Dhiraj; Giner Nos, Joaquín José; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Navas Guzmán, Francisco; Granados Muñoz, María José; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Bravo Aranda, Juan Antonio; Preissler, J.; Wagner, F.; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis (2011)
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      Understanding the effect of aerosols upon radiative forcing requ ires information about vertical profiles. Lidar techniques represent a powerful tool for studies of the vertical structure of the aerosol ...
    • Synergy of Raman lidar and modeled temperature for relative humidity profiling: assessment and uncertainty analysis 

      Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Sicard, Michaël; Granados Muñoz, María José; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; García Vizcaíno, David (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2021-10)
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      Relative humidity (RH) profiling using Raman lidars requires simultaneous range-resolved temperature and pressure data that are not always available. We propose and assess a method based on the use of a locally retrieved ...
    • Tropospheric Ozone Assessment Report: present-day distribution and trends of tropospheric ozone relevant to climate and global atmospheric chemistry model evaluation 

      Gaudel, Audrey; Cooper, O. R.; Ancellet, Gerard; Granados Muñoz, María José (2018-05-10)
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      The Tropospheric Ozone Assessment Report (TOAR) is an activity of the International Global Atmospheric Chemistry Project. This paper is a component of the report, focusing on the present-day distribution and trends of ...
    • Two-dimensional mineral dust radiative effect calculations from CALIPSO observations over Europe 

      Granados Muñoz, María José; Sicard, Michaël; Papagiannopoulos, Nikolaos; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Bravo Aranda, Juan Antonio; Nicolae, D. (European Geosciences Union (EGU), 2019-10-24)
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      A demonstration study to examine the feasibility of retrieving dust radiative effects based on combined satellite data from MODIS (Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer), CERES (Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy ...