Journal papers in 2011

  1. Alados-Arboledas, L., D. Müller, J. L. Guerrero-Rascado, F. Navas-Guzmán, D. Pérez-Ramírez, and  F. J. Olmo: Optical and microphysical properties of fresh biomass burning aerosol retrieved by Raman lidar, and star- and Sun-photometry, Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 38, L01807, doi:10.1029/2010GL045999, 2011.

  2. Amiridis V., D. Balis, E. Giannakaki, S. Kazadzis, A. Arola, and E. Gerasopoulos: Characterization of the aerosol type using simultaneous measurements of the lidar ratio and estimations of the single scattering albedo, Atmospheric Research, 2011.

  3. Antón, M., J. E. Gil, A. Cazorla, J. Fernández-Gálvez, I. Foyo-Moreno, F. J. Olmo, and L. Alados-Arboledas: Short-term variability of experimental ultraviolet and total solar irradiance in Southeastern Spain, Atmos. Env., 45, 4815-4821, 2011.

  4. Antón, M., J. E. Gil, A. Cazorla, J. Fernández-Gálvez, J.M. Vilaplana, F. J. Olmo, and L. Alados-Arboledas: Influence of the calibration on experimental UV index at a midlatitude site, Granada (Spain), Atmos. Meas. Tech., 4, 499-507, 2011.

  5. Antón, M., J. E. Gil, J. Fernández-Gálvez, H. Lyamani, A. Valenzuela, I. Foyo-Moreno, F. J. Olmo,  and L. Alados-Arboledas: Evaluation of the aerosol forcing efficiency in the UV erythemal range at Granada, Spain, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D20214, doi:10.1029/2011JD016112, 2011.

  6. Bravo-Aranda, J. A., F. Navas-Guzmán, J. L. Guerrero-Rascado, D. Pérez-Ramírez, M. J. Granados-Muñoz and L. Alados-Arboledas: Analysis of lidar depolarization calibration procedure and application to the atmospheric aerosol characterization, International Journal of Remote Sensing, in press.

  7. Comeron, A., M. Sicard, D. Kumar, and F. Rocadenbosch: Use of a field lens for improving the overlap function of a lidar system employing an optical fiber in the receiver assembly, Appl. Opt., 50 (28), 5538-5544.

  8. Córdoba-Jabonero, C., M. Sorribas, J. L. Guerrero-Rascado, J. A. Adame, Y. Hernández, H. Lyamani, V. Cachorro, M. Gil, L. Alados-Arboledas, E. Cuevas, and B. de la Morena: Synergetic monitoring of Saharan dust plumes and potential impact on surface: A case study of dust transport from Canary Islands to Iberian Peninsula, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 3067–3091, 2011.

  9. De Tomasi F.,  M. Miglietta, and M. R. Perrone: The Growth of the Planetary Boundary Layer at a Coastal Site: a Case Study,
    Boundary-Layer Meteorol (2011) 139:521–541, DOI 10.1007/s10546-011-9592-6

  10. Deleva, A., and I. Grigorov: Lower Troposphere Observation over Urban Area with Lidar at 1064 nm, International Journal of Navigation and Observation, vol. 2011, doi:10.1155/2011/769264.

  11. Evgenieva, Ts., Wiman, B.L.B., Kolev, N., Savov, P., Donev, E., Ivanov, D., Danchovski, V., Kaprielov, B., Grigorieva, V., Iliev, I., Kolev I.: Three-point observation in the troposphere over Sofia-Plana Mountain, Bulgaria, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 32, 24, 9343-9363, doi:10.1080/01431161.2011.554456, 2011.

  12. Gasteiger, J., S. Groß, V. Freudenthaler, and  M. Wiegner:  Volcanic ash from Iceland over Munich: mass concentration retrieved from ground-based remote sensing measurements,  Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11 (5), 2209-2223, doi:10.5194/acp-11-2209-2011, 2011

  13. Groß, S., V. Freudenthaler, M. Wiegner, J. Gasteiger, A. Geiß, and F. Schnell: Dual-wavelength linear depolarization ratio of volcanic aerosols: lidar measurements of the Eyjafjallajökull plume over Maisach, Germany, Atmos. Environ. (2011), 48, 85-96, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.06.017.

  14. Guerrero-Rascado, J. L., D. Müller, F. Navas-Guzmán, D. Pérez-Ramírez, and L. Alados-Arboledas: First results of aerosol microphysical properties by 3+2 Raman lidar at EARLINET Granada station, Romanian Journal of Physics, in press.

  15. Guerrero-Rascado, J. L., J. Andrey, M. Sicard, F. Molero, A. Comerón, M. Pujadas, F. Rocadenbosch, R. Pedrós, O. Serrano-Vargas, M. Gil, F. Navas-Guzmán, and L. Alados-Arboledas: Aerosol closure study by lidar, sun photometry and airborne optical counters during Damocles field campaign at El Arenosillo sounding station, Spain, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D02209, 1-14, doi:10.1029/2010JD014510, 2011.

  16. Guerrero-Rascado, J.L., F. Navas-Guzmán, J.A. Díaz, J.A. Bravo-Aranda and L. Alados-Arboledas: Quality assurance at the EARLINET Granada station: Characterization of the optical subsystem for a multichannels Raman lidar, Óptica Pura y Aplicada, 44 (1), 19-23, 2011.

  17. Jorba, O., M. Pandolfi, M. Spada, J. M. Baldasano, J. Pey, A. Alastuey, D. Arnold, M. Sicard, B. Artiñano, M. A. Revuelta, and X. Querol:, The DAURE field campaign: meteorological overview, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 11, 4953 – 5001, doi:10.5194/acpd-11-4953-2011.

  18. Kolev, N., Savov, Pl., Donev, E., Ivanov, D., Evgenieva, Ts., Grigorieva V., Kolev, I.: Boundary layer development and meteorological parameters impact on the ground level ozone concentration over an urban area in a mountain valley (Sofia, Bulgaria), International Journal of Remote Sensing, 32, 24, 8915–8933, doi:10.1080/01431161.2010.524679, 2011.

  19. Kolev, N., I. Grigorov, Ts. Evgenieva, E. Donev, D. Ivanov, G. Kolarov, I. Kolev, D. Stoyanov: Combined lidar - ceilometer measurements in the troposphere over Sofia (Bulgaria), Comptes rendus de l'Academie bulgare des Sciences, ISSN 1310-1331, vol. 65, No 4, pp.491-498, 2011.

  20. Lange, D., D. Kumar, F. Rocadenbosch, M. Sicard, A. Comerón: Optimized data-gluing method for mixed analog/photon-counting lidar signals, Revista Boliviana de Física, 20s, 4-6.

  21. Lu X., Y. Jiang, X. Zhang, X. Wang, L. Nasti, and N. Spinelli: Retrieval of aerosol extinction-to-backscatter ratios by combining ground-based and space-borne lidar elastic scattering measurements , 2011 / Vol. 19, No. 102 / Opt. Exp. A72

  22. Madonna F., A. Amodeo, A. Boselli, C. Cornacchia, V. Cuomo, G. D’Amico, A. Giunta, L. Mona, and G. Pappalardo: CIAO: the CNR-IMAA advanced observatory for atmospheric research, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 4, 1191-1208, doi:10.5194/amt-4-1191-2011, 2011.

  23. Mitev V.: Compact micropulse backscatter lidar: airborne and ground-based applications, Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, Vol. 10, No. 1., p. 161-168.

  24. Mitev V., R. Matthey, V. Makarov: Compact micro-pulse backscatter lidar and examples of measurements in the planetary boundary layer, Romanian Journal of Physics, Volume 56, No. 3-4, in print.

  25. Molero F., A. J. Fernández, M. Pujadas, M. Sicard, S. Tomás, A. Comerón, D. Lange, D. Kumar, J. Giner, C. Muñoz, F. Rocadenbosch, F. Navas-Guzmán, M. J. Granados, L. Alados-Arboledas, J. A. Bravo-Aranda, J. Preißler, F. Wagner, J. L. Guerrero-Rascado: Study on aerosol properties over Madrid (Spain) by multiple instrumentation during SPALI10 lidar campaign, Revista Boliviana de Física, 20s, 16-18.

  26. Navas-Guzmán, F., J. L. Guerrero-Rascado, and L. Alados-Arboledas: Calibration of 1064nm-backscatter profiles with a multiwavelength Raman lidar, Romanian Journal of Physics, in press.

  27. Navas?Guzmán, F., J. L. Guerrero?Rascado, J.A. Bravo?Aranda and  L. Alados?Arboledas: On the use cirrus clouds for ground-based elastic lidar calibration, Óptica Pura y Aplicada, 44 (1), 49?53, 2011.

  28. Navas-Guzmán, F., J. L. Guerrero-Rascado, J. A. Bravo-Aranda, L. Alados-Arboledas: Calibration of 1064 nm-backscatter profiles with a multiwavelength Raman lidar, Romanian Journal of Physics, 56 (3–4), 460–466, 2011.

  29. Navas?Guzmán, F., J. L. Guerrero?Rascado, L. Alados?Arboledas: Retrieval of the lidar overlap function using Raman signals, Óptica Pura y Aplicada, 44 (1), 71?75, 2011.

  30. L. Osterloch, C. Böckmann, , R.E. Mamouri, A. Papayannis, An adaptive base point algorithm for the retrieval of aerosol microphysical properties, The Open Atmospheric Science Journal, 5, 61-73, 2011.

  31. Pisani G., Boselli A., Spinelli N., Wang X.: Characterization of Saharan dust layers over Naples (Italy) during 2000-2003 EARLINET project, Atmos. Res. Vol. 102, Issue 3, November 2011, 286-299, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2011.07.012, 2011.

  32. Preissler, J., F. Wagner, S. N. Pereira, and J. L. Guerrero-Rascado: Multi-instrumental observation of an exceptionally strong Saharan dust outbreak over Portugal, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D24,204, doi:10.1029/2011JD016527, 2011.

  33. Sicard M., F. Rocadenbosch, M. N. M. Reba, A. Comerón, S. Tomás, D. García-Vizcaino, O. Batet, R. Barrios, D. Kumar and J. M. Baldasano: Seasonal variability of aerosol optical properties observed by means of a Raman lidar at an EARLINET site over Northeastern Spain, Atmos. Chem. Phys., vol. 11, pp. 175-190, 01/11, 2011.

  34. Sicard, M., M. Pujadas, L. Alados-Arboledas, R. Pedrós, J. P. Díaz, C. Córdoba-Jabonero, A. Requena, A. Comerón, F. Rocadenbosch, F. Wagner, J. Rodrigues, and J. M. Moreno:, SPALINET: The Spanish and Portuguese aerosol lidar network, Optica Pura y Aplicada, 44 (1), 1-5, 2011.


  35. Trickl, T.,  N. Bärtsch-Ritter, H. Eisele, M. Furger, R. Mücke, M. Sprenger, and A. Stohl, High-ozone layers in the middle and upper troposphere above Central Europe: potential import from the stratosphere along the subtropical jet stream, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 9343–9366, 2011,, doi:10.5194/acp-11-9343-2011.


    Tsaknakis, G., A. Papayannis, P. Kokkalis, V. Amiridis, H. D. Kambezidis, R.E. Mamouri, G. Georgoussis and G. Avdikos, Inter-comparison of lidar and ceilometer retrievals for aerosol and Planetary Boundary Layer profiling over Athens, Greece, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 4, 1261-1273, 2011.

  37. Valenzuela, A., F. J. Olmo, H. Lyamani, A. Quirantes, and L. Alados-Arboledas: Aerosol radiative properties retrieved during Saharan dust events in Southeastern Spain from 2005 to 2008, Óptica Pura y Aplicada, 44(4), 661-664, 2011.

  38. Wiegner, M.,  S. Groß, V. Freudenthaler,  F. Schnell, and J. Gasteiger: The May/June 2008 Saharan Dust Event over Munich: Intensive Aerosol Parameters from Lidar Measurements, J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 116, D23213, doi:10.1029/2011JD016619