Lidar Stations

Location Institute Coordinates Principal Investigator Key personnel
Andøya, Norway ALOMAR/Andøya Space Center Link 16.0080 N, 69.2780 E, 380 m Michael Gausa Ingrid Hanssen [Deputy]
Athens, Greece National Technical University of Athens, Physics Department Link 23.7800 N, 37.9600 E, 212 m Alexandros Papayannis Maria Mylonaki,
P. Kokkalis
Barcelona, Spain Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona Link 2.1200 N, 41.3930 E, 115 m Adolfo Comeron Francesc Rocadenbosch [Deputy],
Alejandro Rodriguez,
Arnau Folch,
Constantino Munoz,
David Garcia-Vizcaino,
Enric Terradellas,
Jose Baldasano,
Michael Sicard,
Robert Banks
Belsk, Poland Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw Link 20.7800 N, 51.8300 E, 180 m Aleksander Pietruczuk Artur Szkop,
Jerzy Podgorski,
Michal Posyniak
Bucharest, Romania National Institute of R&D for Optoelectronics (INOE) Link 26.0290 N, 44.3480 E, 93 m Doina Nicolae Livio Belegante [Deputy],
Anca Nemuc,
Camelia Talianu,
Iannis Binietoglou
Cabauw, Netherlands KNMI - Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute Link 4.9300 N, 51.9700 E, 0 m Arnoud Apituley Dave Donovan
Clermont-Ferrand, France Laboratoire de Météorologie Physique (LaMP) Link 3.1110 N, 45.7610 E, 420 m Patrick Freville Nadege Montoux [Deputy],
Aurélien Chauvigne,
Karine Sellegri
Cork, Ireland Phys. Dep. and Env. Res. Institute, University College Cork Link -8.4942 N, 51.8933 E, 75 m Albert A. Ruth Karen Acheson [Deputy]
Dushanbe, Tajikistan Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig Link 68.8561 N, 38.5594 E, 864 m Dietrich Althausen Holger Baars [Deputy],
Julian Hofer [Deputy]
Evora, Portugal Institute for Earth Sciences(ICT-Instituto de Ciencias da Terra) Link -7.9115 N, 38.5678 E, 293 m Daniele Bortoli Ana Maria Silva [Deputy],
Jana Preissler,
Maria João Costa ,
Miguel Potes,
Pavan S. Kulkarni,
Sergio Pereira
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany Karlsruher Institut für Technologie, KIT, Garmisch-Partenkirchen Link 11.0640 N, 47.4770 E, 730 m Thomas Trickl Hannes Vogelmann,
Helmut Giehl
Granada, Spain Andalusian Institute for Earth System Research, University of Granada(IISTA-CEAMA) Link -3.6050 N, 37.1640 E, 680 m Lucas Alados-Arboledas Juan Luis Guerrero Rascado [Deputy],
Francisco José Olmo Reyes,
Francisco Navas Guzman,
Jose Antonio Benavent Oltra,
Juan Alfredo de Jerónimo Alvarez,
Juan Antonio Bravo Aranda,
María José Granados Muñoz,
Pablo Ortiz Amezcua
Ispra, Italy Joint Research Centre - Institute for Environment and Sustainability, Ispra Link 8.6167 N, 45.8167 E, 209 m Jean Putaud Carsten Gruening,
David Daou,
Mariana Adam
Kuopio, Finland Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI), Atmospheric Research Centre of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Link 27.5500 N, 62.7333 E, 190 m Mika Komppula Elina Giannakaki,
Maria Filioglou
L'Aquila, Italy Università degli Studi dell’Aquila - Dipartimento di Fisica - CETEMPS, L’Aquila Link 13.3270 N, 42.3440 E, 683 m Vincenzo Rizi Marco Iarlori
Lecce, Italy University of Salento, Physics Department, Lecce Link 18.1000 N, 40.3330 E, 30 m Maria Rita Perrone Ferdinando De Tomasi,
Pasquale Burlizzi,
Salvatore Romano
Leipzig, Germany Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig Link 12.4330 N, 51.3500 E, 90 m Ulla Wandinger Anja Hiebsch [Deputy],
Holger Baars [Deputy],
Albert Ansmann,
Birgit Heese,
Detlef Mueller,
Patric Seifert,
Ronny Engelmann,
Thomas Kanitz
Lille, France Lille 1 University - Science and Technology Link 3.1417 N, 50.6117 E, 60 m Philippe Goloub Thierry Podvin [Deputy],
Qiaoyun Hu
Limassol, Cyprus Cyprus University of Technology (CUT), Limassol Link 33.0400 N, 34.6700 E, 10 m Diofantos Hadjimitsis R. Mamouri [Deputy],
Argyro Nisantzi
Madrid, Spain CIEMAT (Centro de Investigaciones Energéticas, Medioambientales y Tecnológicas), Madrid Link -3.7257 N, 40.4565 E, 669 m Manuel Pujadas Alfonso Javier Fernandez García,
Francisco Molero Menéndez
Melpitz, Germany Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig Link 12.9300 N, 51.5300 E, 84 m Ulla Wandinger Anja Hiebsch [Deputy],
Holger Baars [Deputy],
Albert Ansmann,
Detlef Mueller,
Patric Seifert,
Ronny Engelmann,
Thomas Kanitz
Minsk, Belarus B.I. Stepanov Institute of Physiscs, Minsk Link 27.6050 N, 53.9170 E, 200 m Anatoli Chaikovsky
Maisach, Germany Meteorologisches Institut der Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München Link 11.2580 N, 48.2090 E, 516 m Matthias Wiegner Carlos Toledano,
Josef Gasteiger,
Silke Gross,
Volker Freudenthaler
Naples, Italy Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per le Scienze Fisiche della Materia, Napoli Research Unit, Napoli Link 14.1830 N, 40.8380 E, 118 m Nicola Spinelli Antonella Boselli [Deputy],
Alessia Sannino,
Xuan Wang
Observatory Hohenpeissenberg, Germany DWD Meteorological Observatory Hohenpeissenberg Link 11.0119 N, 47.8019 E, 974 m Ina Mattis Frank Wagner [Deputy],
Gerhard Mueller
Palaiseau, France Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique - Institut Pierre Simon Laplace, Paris Link 2.2080 N, 48.7130 E, 156 m Christophe Pietras Francois Ravetta,
Jacques Pelon,
Juan Cuesta,
Martial Haeffelin,
Yohann Morille
Potenza, Italy Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche - Istituto di Metodologie per l'Analisi Ambientale (CNR-IMAA), Potenza Link 15.7200 N, 40.6000 E, 760 m Aldo Amodeo Aldo Giunta,
Fabio Madonna,
Francesco Amato,
Gelsomina Pappalardo,
Giuseppe D´Amico,
Lucia Mona,
Nikolaos Papagiannopoulos
Payerne, Switzerland MeteoSwiss Aerological Station, Payerne, EPFL, Losanne Link 1 Link 2 6.9333 N, 46.8167 E, 491 m Alexander Haefele Giovanni Martucci
Sofia, Bulgaria Institute of Electronics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia Link 23.3800 N, 42.6500 E, 550 m Dimitar V. Stoyanov, prof. DrSc. Ivan Grigorov [Deputy],
Tanja N. Dreischuh
St. Petersburg, Russia SPbGU - St. Petersburg University Link 59.9427 N, 30.2730 E, 35 m Irina Melnikova
Thessaloniki, Greece Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki Link 22.9500 N, 40.6300 E, 50 m Dimitris Balis Nikos Siomos
Warsaw, Poland University of Warsaw Link 20.9800 N, 52.2100 E, 112 m Iwona Stachlewska Krzysztof Markowicz [Deputy],
Dominika Szczepanik,
Lucja Janicka,
Montserrat Costa-Suros,
Wojciech Kumala

Not permanent stations

Location Institute Coordinates Principal Investigator Key personnel
Astrophysical Laboratory Catania, Italy CNISM, INGV, INAV Link 1 Link 2 Link 3 15.0800 N, 37.5100 E, 190 m Simona Scollo Antonella Boselli [Deputy],
Mauro Coltelli,
Ricardo Zanmar,
Xuan Wang
Melpitz, Germany Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig Link 12.9300 N, 51.5300 E, 84 m Ulla Wandinger Anja Hiebsch [Deputy],
Holger Baars [Deputy],
Albert Ansmann,
Detlef Mueller,
Patric Seifert,
Ronny Engelmann,
Thomas Kanitz
Nicolosi, Serra La Nave Observatory, Italy CNISM, INAF, INGV Link 1 Link 2 Link 3 14.9700 N, 37.6900 E, 1740 m Giuseppe Leto Antonella Boselli [Deputy],
Mauro Coltelli,
Ricardo Zanmar,
Xuan Wang

Joining stations

Location Institute Coordinates Principal Investigator Key personnel
Belgrade, Serbia IPB – Institute of Physics Belgrade Link 20.3913 N, 44.8557 E, 89 m Zoran Mijic
Burjassot, Spain Universitat de València Link -0.4200 N, 39.5000 E, 30 m Dr. José Luis Gómez Amo Carlos Marcos [Deputy]
Cluj-Napoca, Romania Babes-Bolyai University of Cluj Napoca Link 23.5509 N, 46.7682 E, 405 m Nicolae Ajtai Horatiu Stefanie [Deputy]
Finokalia, Greece National Observatory of Athens - NOA Link 25.6698 N, 35.3377 E, 238 m Vassilis Amiridis Eleni Marinou [Deputy],
Michael Kottas
Roma-Tor Vergata, Italy Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche - Istituto di Scienze dell'Atmosfera e del Clima (CNR-ISAC) Link 12.6500 N, 41.8330 E, 110 m Davide Dionisi Gian Luigi Liberti [Deputy]

Not active stations

Location Institute Coordinates
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom UWA -4.2520 N, 51.8580 E, 15 m
Hamburg-Bergedorf, Germany Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie 10.2410 N, 53.4800 E, 40 m
Hamburg, Germany Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie 9.9730 N, 53.5680 E, 25 m
Haute-Provence, France Observatoire de Haute Provence, St Michel 5.7000 N, 43.9000 E, 680 m
Jungfraujoch, Switzerland EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne) 7.9839 N, 46.5481 E, 3580 m
Kuehlungsborn, Germany IAP 11.7700 N, 54.1200 E, 70 m
Lisbon, Portugal IST - Técnico Lisboa -9.1500 N, 38.7200 E, 50 m
Linkoping, Sweden Swedish Defence Research Agency 15.5750 N, 58.3920 E, 70 m
Munich, Germany Meteorological Institute Munich (MIM), LMU 11.5700 N, 48.1500 E, 539 m
Neuchatel, Switzerland Observatory of Neuchatel 6.9546 N, 47.0017 E, 487 m
Oxylithos, Greece 24.0700 N, 38.3300 E, 130 m
Last update: 12/10/2017