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    • Aerosol lidar intercomparison in the framework of the EARLINET project. 2. Aerosol backscatter algorithms 

      Böckmann, C.; Wandinger, Ulla; Ansmann, Albert; Bösenberg, Jens; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco (2004-02)
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      An intercomparison of aerosol backscatter lidar algorithms was performed in 2001 within the framework of the European Aerosol Research Lidar Network to Establish an Aerosol Climatology (EARLINET). The objective of this ...
    • Aerosol lidar intercomparison in the framework of the EARLINET project: 3. Raman lidar algorithm for aerosol extinction, backscatter and lidar ratio 

      Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Amodeo, Aldo; Pandolfi, Marco; Wandinger, Ulla; Ansmann, Albert; Bösenberg, Jens; Matthias, Volker; Amiridis, Vassilis; De Tomasi, Ferdinando; Iarlori, M.; Papayannis, Alexander; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Wang, Xuan (2004-10)
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      An intercomparison of the algorithms used to retrieve aerosol extinction and backscatter starting from Raman lidar signals has been performed by 11 groups of lidar scientists involved in the European Aerosol Research Lidar ...
    • Aerosol lidar intercomparison in the framework of the EARLINET project: 3. Raman lidar algorithm for aerosol extinction, backscatter and lidar ratio. 

      Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Amodeo, Aldo; Pandolfi, Marco; Wandinger, Ulla; Ansmann, Albert; Bösenberg, Jens; Matthias, Volker; Amiridis, Vassilis; De Tomasi, Ferdinando; Frioud, Max; Iarlori, Marco; Komguem, Leonce; Papayannis, Alexandros; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Wang, Xuan (OPTICAL SOC AMER, 2004-10-31)
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      An intercomparison of the algorithms used to retrieve aerosol extinction and backscatter starting from Raman lidar signals has been performed by 11 groups of lidar scientists involved in the European Aerosol Research ...
    • Algorithm and software for the retrieval of vertical aerosol properties using combined lidar/radiometer data: dissemination in EARLINET 

      Chaikovsky, Anatoli; Dubovik, O; Goloub, Philppe; Tanré, Didier; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Wandinger, Ulla; Chaikovskaya, Ludmila; Denisov, Sergey; Grudo, Jan; Lopatin, Anton; Karol, Yana; Lapyonok, Tatsiana; Korol, Michail; Osipenko, Fiodor; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Sicard, Michaël (2012)
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      Ten combined lidar and sun-radiometer stations in theEuropean Aerosol Research Lidar Network(EARLINET) have been testing technique and software for retrieving aerosol microstructure parameters from coordinated lidar and ...
    • An automatic aerosol classification for earlinet: application and results 

      Papagiannopoulos, N.; Mona, Lucia; Amiridis, Vassilis; Binietoglou, Ioannis; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Schwarz, A.; Alados-Arboledas, L; Amodeo, Aldo; Apituley, Arnoud; Baars, Holger; Bortoli, D.; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Kokkalis, P; Nicolae, D.; Papayannis, Alexander; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Wandinger, Ulla; Wiegner, M. (2018)
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      Aerosol typing is essential for understanding the impact of the different aerosol sources on climate, weather system and air quality. An aerosol classification method for EARLINET (European Aerosol Research Lidar Network) ...
    • EARLINET correlative measurements for CALIPSO: first intercomparison results 

      Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Hiebsch, Anja; Ansmann, Albert; Seifert, Patric; Linné, Holger; Mona, Lucia; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Apituley, Arnoud; Balis, Dimitris; Chaikovsky, Anatoli; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Amodeo, Aldo; Giunta, Aldo; Freudenthaler, Volker; Giannakaki, E.; Grigorov, I. Ivan; Iarlori, M.; Madonna, Fabio; Mamouri, R.E.; Papayannis, Alexander; Nasti, Libera; Mattis, I.; Pietruczuk, Aleksander; Pujadas Cordero, Manuel; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Rizi, Vicenzo; Russo, Felicita; De Tomasi, Ferdinando; Schnell, Franziska; Spinelli, N.; Wandinger, Ulla; Wang, Xuan; Wiegner, M. (American Geophysical Union (AGU), 2010-04-15)
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      A strategy for European Aerosol Research Lidar Network (EARLINET) correlative measurements for Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observation (CALIPSO) has been developed. These EARLINET correlative ...
    • 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 ...
    • Earlinet lidar algorithm intercomparison 

      Frioud, M.; Böckmann, C.; Wandinger, Ulla; Ansmann, Albert; Bösenberg, Jens; Amiridis, Vassilis; Boselli, A.; Delaval, A.; de Tomasi, Ferdinando; Wiegner, M.; Shcerbakov, V.; Schneider, J.; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Papayannis, Alexander; Matthias, V.; Larcheveque, G.; Kreipl, Stephan; Komguem, L.; Iarlori, M. (2001-01)
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    • EARLINET: 12-year of aerosol profiling over Europe 

      Mona, Lucia; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Amiridis, Vassilis; Amodeo, Aldo; Apituley, Arnoud; Balis, Dimitris; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Iarlori, M.; Linné, Holger; Nicolae, D.; Papayannis, Alexander; Perrone, Maria-Rita; Rizi, Vicenzo; Siomos, N.; Wandinger, Ulla; Wang, Xuan; Pappalardo, Gelsomina (2015)
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      EARLINET has been collecting high quality aerosol optical profiles over Europe since 2000. The comparison with automatic collected dataset of aerosol optical depth (AOD) from AERONET and MODIS demonstrates the effectiveness ...
    • EARLINET: towards an advanced sustainable European aerosol lidar network 

      Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Amodeo, Aldo; Apituley, Arnoud; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Freudenthaler, Volker; Linné, Holger; Ansmann, Albert; Bösenberg, Jens; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Mattis, Ina; Mona, Lucia; Wandinger, Ulla; Amiridis, Vassilis; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Nicolae, D.; Wiegner, M. (2014-08-08)
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      The European Aerosol Research Lidar Network, EARLINET, was founded in 2000 as a research project for establishing a quantitative, comprehensive, and statistically significant database for the horizontal, vertical, and ...
    • GARRLiC and LIRIC: strengths and limitations for the characterization of dust and marine particles along with their mixtures 

      Tsekeri, Alexandra; Lopatin, Anton; Amiridis, Vassilis; Marinou, Eleni; Igloffstein, Julia; Siomos, Nikolaos; Solomos, Stavros; Kokkalis, Panagiotis; Engelmann, Ronny; Baars, Holger; Gratsea, Myrto; Raptis, Panagiotis I.; Binietoglou, Ioannis; Mihalopoulos, Nikolaos; Kalivitis, Nikolaos; Kouvarakis, Giorgos; Bartsotas, Nikolaos; Kallos, George; Basart, Sara; Schuettemeyer, Dirk; Wandinger, Ulla; Ansmann, Albert; Chaikovsky, Anatoli P.; Dubovik, Oleg (European Geosciences Union (EGU), 2017-12-20)
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      The Generalized Aerosol Retrieval from Radiometer and Lidar Combined data algorithm (GARRLiC) and the LIdar-Radiometer Inversion Code (LIRIC) provide the opportunity to study the aerosol vertical distribution by combining ...
    • Investigation of representativeness of CALIPSO aerosol optical properties products by EARLINET correlative measurements 

      Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Mona, L.; Papagiannopoulos, N.; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Giunta, Aldo; Hiebsch, Anja; Wandinger, Ulla; Amodeo, Aldo; Apituley, Arnoud; Pietruczuk, Aleksander; Papayannis, Alexander; Linné, Holger; Iarlori, M.; Grigorov, Ivan V.; Freudenthaler, Volker; de Tomasi, Ferdinando; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Chaikovsky, Anatoli; Balis, Dimitris; Schnell, Franziska; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Spinelli, N.; Wiegner, M. (2012)
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      The almost six-years long database of aerosol and cloud vertical profiles provided by CALIPSO (Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observations) is at the present the longest database of aerosol optical ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Long-term aerosol and cloud database from space-borne lidar and ground-based lidar network observations 

      Apituley, Arnoud; Wandinger, Ulla; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Mona, L.; Hiebsch, Anja; Mattis, I.; Madonna, Fabio; Ansmann, Albert; Linné, Holger; Iarlori, M.; Grigorov, Ivan V.; Giunta, Aldo; Giannakaki, E.; Freudenthaler, Volker; de Tomasi, Ferdinando; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Chaikovsky, Anatoli; Balis, Dimitris; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Mamouri, R.E.; Wiegner, M.; Spinelli, N.; Wang, Xuan; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Schnell, Franziska; Pietruczuk, Aleksander; Rizi, Vicenzo; Molero, Francisco; Papayannis, Alexander (2009)
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      In June 2006, the satellite-borne lidar CALIOP (Cloud-Aerosol Lidar with Orthogonal Polarization) began its observations onboard CALIPSO (Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observations; Winker et al., ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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, ...
    • Representativeness of aerosol measurements: EARLINET-CALIPSO correlative study 

      Balis, Dimitris; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Wandinger, Ulla; Mona, L.; Hiebsch, Anja; Mattis, I.; Linné, Holger; Apituley, Arnoud; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Pujadas, Manuel; Papayannis, A.; Mamouri, R.E.; Madonna, Fabio; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Giunta, Aldo; Giannakaki, E.; Freudenthaler, Volker; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Spinelli, N.; Wang, Xuan; Wiegner, M. (2010)
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      The high variability of tropospheric aerosols, both in space and time, is the main cause of the high uncertainty about radiative forcing related to tropospheric aerosols and their interaction with clouds. Because of the ...
    • The Earlinet contribution to the EarthCare mission. 

      Apituley, Arnoud; Pappalardo, Gelsomina; Wandinger, Ulla; Mona, L.; Mattis, I.; Hiebsch, Anja; Amodeo, Aldo; Ansmann, Albert; Linné, Holger; Iarlori, M.; Grigorov, Ivan V.; Giunta, Aldo; Giannakaki, E.; Freudenthaler, Volker; de Tomasi, Ferdinando; D'Amico, Giuseppe; Chaikovsky, Anatoli; Balis, Dimitris; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Madonna, Fabio; Wiegner, M.; Spinelli, N.; Wang, Xuan; Rizi, Vicenzo; Rocadenbosch Burillo, Francisco; Pietruczuk, Aleksander; Pujadas, Manuel; Mamouri, R. E.; Papayannis, A. (2009)
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