• Application of a synergetic lidar and sunphotometer algorithm for the characterization of a dust event over Athens, Greece 

      Tsekeri, A.; Amiridis, Vassilis; Kokkalis, P; Basart Alpuente, Sara; Chaikovsky, Anatoli; Dubovik, O; Mamouri, R.E.; Papayannis, Alexander; Baldasano Recio, José María (2013-11-18)
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      We present first retrievals of the Lidar-Radiometer Inversion Code (LIRIC), applied on combined lidar and sunphotometer data during a Saharan dust episode over Athens, Greece, on July 20, 2011. A full lidar dataset in terms ...
    • Lidar-Radiometer Inversion Code (LIRIC) for the retrieval of vertical aerosol properties from combined lidar/radiometer data: development and distribution in EARLINET. 

      Chaikovsky, Anatoli; Dubovik, O; Holben, Brent; Bril, Andrey; Goloub, Philppe; Tanré, Didier; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Wandinger, Ulla; Chaikovskaya, Ludmila; Denisov, Sergey; Grudo, Jan; Lopatin, Anton; Karol, Yana; Lapyonok, Tatsiana; Amiridis, Vassilis; Ansmann, Albert; Apituley, Arnoud; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Binietoglou, Ioannis; Boselli, Antonella; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Freudenthaler, Volker; Giles, David; Granados Muñoz, Maria; Kokkalis, P; Nicolae, D.; Oshchepkov, Sergey; Papayannis, Alexander; Perrone, Maria-Rita; Pietruczuk, Aleksander; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Sicard, Michaël; Slutsker, Ilya; Talianu, Camelia; De Tomasi, Ferdinando; Tsekeri, A.; Wagner, Janet; Wang, Xuan (2016-03-21)
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      This paper presents a detailed description of LIRIC (LIdar-RadiometerInversionCode) algorithm for simultaneous processing of coincident lidar and radiometric (sunphotometric) observations for the retrieval of the aerosol ...
    • Optimizing CALIPSO saharan dust retrievals 

      Amiridis, Vassilis; Wandinger, Ulla; Marinou, E.; Giannakaki, E.; Tsekeri, A.; Basart Alpuente, Sara; Kazadzis, Stylianos; Gkikas, A.; Taylor, M.; Baldasano Recio, José María; Ansmann, Albert (2013-12-13)
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      We demonstrate improvements in CALIPSO (Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observations) dust extinction retrievals over northern Africa and Europe when corrections are applied regarding the Saharan dust ...