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This section aims at providing an overview of the scientific impact of the programme in terms of publications. It collects the publications in peer reviewed international journals that have been produced by the different project teams and scientists as a direct result of the project activities.                    


Fenoglio-Marc, L, S. Dinardo, R. Scharroo, A. Roland, M. Dutour Sikiric, B. Lucas, M. Becker, J. Benveniste, R. Weiss, 2015, The German Bight: A validation of CryoSat-2 altimeter data in SAR mode, Advances in Space Research, Vol 55., issue 11, 1 June 2015, 2641-2656

Cipollini, P., Calafat, F.M., Jevrejeva, S. et al. Monitoring Sea Level in the Coastal Zone with Satellite Altimetry and Tide Gauges, Surv Geophys (2016) 38: 33.


Moore, P., Birkinshaw, S.J., Ambrózio, A., Restano, M., Benveniste, J. CryoSat-2 Full Bit Rate Level 1A processing and validation for inland water applications (2018) Advances in Space Research 10.1016/j.asr.2017.12.015

Schneider, R., P. N. Godiksen, H. Villadsen, H. Madsen, P. Bauer-Gottwein, Application of CryoSat-2 altimetry data for river analysis and modelling, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 751-764, 2017. 

CryoSat + CryoTop and CryoTop Evolution

Gourmelen, N., A. Shepherd, M.J. Escorihuela, L. Foresta, A. Muir, A. Hogg, S. Baker, M. Roca, M.R. Drinkwater, 2017 CryoSat-2 swath interferometric altimetry for mapping ice elevation and elevation change, Advances in Space Research, in press, doi:10.1016/j.asr.2017.11.014

Smith, B.E, N. Gourmelen, A. Huth, and I. Joughin, 2017, Connected subglacial lake drainage beneath Thwaites Glacier, West Antarctica, The Cryosphere, 11, 451-467, doi:10.5194/tc-11-451-2017.

Foresta, L., N. Gourmelen, F. Pálsson, P. Nienow, H. Björnsson, and A. Shepherd, 2016, Surface elevation change and mass balance of Icelandic ice caps derived from swath mode CryoSat-2 altimetry, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 12,138–12,145, doi:10.1002/2016GL071485.

Christie, F. D. W., R. G. Bingham, N. Gourmelen, S. F. B. Tett, and A. Muto, 2016, Four-decade record of pervasive grounding line retreat along the Bellingshausen margin of West Antarctica, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 5741–5749, doi:10.1002/2016GL068972.

Ignéczi, Á., A. J. Sole, S. J. Livingstone, A. A. Leeson, X. Fettweis, N. Selmes, N. Gourmelen, and K. Briggs, 2016, Northeast sector of the Greenland Ice Sheet to undergo the greatest inland expansion of supraglacial lakes during the 21st century, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 9729–9738, doi:10.1002/2016GL070338

CryoSat + GLITter

Hogg, A.E.,  A. Shepherd, L. Gilbert, A. Muir, and M.R. Drinkwater, Mapping Ice-Sheet Grounding Lines With CryoSat-2, Advances in Space Research, CryoSat Special Issue, Submitted

CryoSat + SMOS

Robert Ricker, Stefan Hendricks, Fanny Girard-Ardhuin, Lars Kaleschke, Camille Lique, Xiangshan Tian-Kunze, Marcel Nicolaus, Thomas Krumpen (2017) Satellite-observed drop of Arctic sea-ice growth in winter 2015-2016, Geophysical Research Letters (Accepted)


Kollias, P., S. Tanelli, A. Battaglia and A. Tatarevic,, (2014), Evaluation of EarthCARE Cloud Profiling Radar Doppler Velocity Measurements in Particle Sedimentation Regimes, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, Volume 31, Issue 2 (February 2014). 366–386.

Battaglia A. and S. Tanelli,, (2011), DOMUS: DOppler MUltiple-Scattering Simulator, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, Volume:49 ,  Issue: 1  DOI 10.1109/TGRS.2010.2052818

Battaglia, A., T. Augustynek, S. Tanelli, and P. Kollias, (2011), Multiple scattering identification in spaceborne W-band radar measurements of deep convective cores, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, Volume 116, Issue D19, 16 October 2011 DOI: 10.1029/2011JD016142

EarthCARE Assimilation

Janisková, M, (2015), Assimilation of cloud information from space-borne radar and lidar: experimental study using a 1D+4D-Var technique., Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, DOI:10.1002/qj.2558


Kirchengast, G., and S. Schweitzer, (2011), Climate benchmark profiling ofgreenhouse gases and thermodynamic structure and wind from space, Geophysical Research Letters, Volume 38, Issue 13, July 2011

Proschek, V., G. Kirchengast, and S. Schweitzer, (2011), Greenhouse gasprofiling by infrared-laser and microwave occultation: retrieval algorithm and demonstration results from end-to-end simulations, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 4, 2035-2058, 2011

Schweitzer, S., G. Kirchengast, and V. Proschek, (2011), Atmospheric influences on infrared-laser signals used for occultation measurements between Low Earth Orbit satellites, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 4, 2273-2292, 2011

Jeremy J. Harrison, Peter F. Bernath, Gottfried Kirchengast, (2011), Spectroscopic requirements for ACCURATE, a microwave and infrared-laser occultation satellite mission, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 112 (2011) 2347–2354


Brooke, J. S. A., P. F. Bernath, G. Kirchengast, C. B. Thomas, J.-G. Wang, K.A. Tereszchuk, G. González Abad, R. J. Hargreaves, C. A. Beale, J. J.Harrison, S. Schweitzer, V. Proschek, P. A. Martin, V. L. Kasyutich, C.Gerbig, O. Kolle, and A. Loescher, (2012), Greenhouse gas measurements over a 144 km open path in the Canary Islands, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques Discussion, 5, 3303-3331, 2012

Gurvich, A. S., M. E. Gorbunov, O. V. Fedorova, G. Kirchengast, V. Proschek,G. Gonzalez Abad, and K. A. Tereszchuk, (2012), Spatiotemporal structure of a laser beam over 144 km in a Canary Islands experiment, Applied Optics, 2012 Oct 20;51(30):7374-83. doi: 10.1364/AO.51.007374.


Prigent, C., F, Aires, F. Bernado, J-C. Ohrlac, J-M. Goutoule, H. roquet and C. Donlon,, (2013), Analysis of the potential and limitations of microwave radiometry for the retrieval of Sea Surface Temperature: Definition of MICROWAT, a new mission concept, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, Volume 118, Issue 6, pages 3074–3086, June 2013 DOI: 10.1002/jgrc.20222

3D Vegetation Lab

REIK LEITERER, WERNER MÜCKE, FELIX MORSDORF, MARKUS HOLLAUS, NORBERT PFEIFER, MICHAEL E. SCHAEPMAN, (2013), Flugzeuggestütztes Laserscanning für ein operationelles Waldstrukturmonitoring, Photogrammetrie • Fernerkundung • Geoinformation, 3 0173–0184, doi: 10.1127/1432-8364/2013/0168

Reik Leiterer, Reinhard Furrer, Michael E. Schaepman, Felix Morsdorf, (2015), Forest canopy-structure characterization: A data-driven approach, Forest Ecology and Management, 358 48–61, doi:10.1016/j.foreco.2015.09.003

Reik Leiterer, Hossein Torabzadeh, Reinhard Furrer, Michael E. Schaepman, Felix Morsdorf, 2015,Towards Automated Characterization of Canopy Layering in Mixed Temperate Forests Using Airborne Laser Scanning, Forests, 6 4146-4167; doi:10.3390/f6114146

Fabian D. Schneider, Reik Leiterer, Felix Morsdorf, Jean-Philippe Gastellu-Etchegorry, Nicolas Lauret, Norbert Pfeifer, Michael E. Schaepman, (2014), Simulating imaging spectrometer data: 3D forest modeling based on LiDAR and in situ data, Remote Sensing of Environment, 152  235–250,  doi:10.1016/j.rse.2014.06.015

Lothar Eysn, Norbert Pfeifer, Camillo Ressl, Markus Hollaus, Andreas Grafl and Felix Morsdorf, (2013), A Practical Approach for Extracting Tree Models in Forest Environments Based on Equirectangular Projections of Terrestrial Laser Scans, Remote Sensing, 5, 5424-5448; doi:10.3390/rs5115424


Thurner, M., Beer, C., Santoro, M., Carvalhais, N., Wutzler, T., Schepaschenko, D., Shvidenko, A., Kompter, E., Ahrens, B., Levick, S. R., Schmullius, C.,, (2014), Carbon stock and density of northern boreal and temperate forests, Global Ecology and Biogeography, 23, 297–310

Santoro, M., Cartus, O., Fransson, J. E. S., Shvidenko, A., McCallum, I., Hall, R. J., Beaudoin, A., Beer, C., Schmullius, C., (2013), Estimates of forest growing stock volume for Sweden, Central Siberia and Québec using Envisat Advanced Synthetic Aperture Radar backscatter data, Remote Sensing, vol. 5, 9, pp. 4503-4532, 2013.

Santoro, M, Beer, C, Cartus, O, Schmullius, C, Shvidenko, A, McCallum, I, Wegmüller, U, Wiesmann, A., (2011), Retrieval of growing stock volume in boreal forest using hyper-temporal series of Envisat ASAR ScanSAR backscatter measurements, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 115, Issue 2, 15 February 2011, Pages 490-507

Carvalhais N., Forkel M., Khomik M., Bellarby J., Jung M., Migliavacca M., Mu M., Saatchi S., Santoro M., Thurner M., Weber U., Ahrens B., Beer C., Cescatti A., Randerson J.T., Reichstein M. (2014) Global covariation of carbon turnover times with climate in terrestrial ecosystems, Nature Volume 514, Issue 7521


Marreiros P., M.J. Fernandes, L. Bastos, (2013), Evaluating the feasibility of GPS measurements of SSH on board a ship along the Portuguese West Coast, Advances in Space Research, Volume 51, Issue 8, 15 April 2013, Pages 1492–1501

Fernandes, M.J., N. Pires, C. Lázaro, A.L. Nunes, (2013), Tropospheric Delays from GNSS for Application in Coastal Altimetry, Advances in Space Research, Volume 51, Issue 8, 15 April 2013, Pages 1352–1368

Obligis E, Desportes C, Eymard L, Fernandes J, Lázaro C, Nunes A,, (2011), Tropospheric corrections for coastal altimetry, In: Vignudelli S, Kostianoy A, Cipollini P, Benveniste J (Ed.) Coastal Altimetry, Springer, Heidelberg, pp. 147-176, doi:10.1007/978-3-642-12796-0_6

Vignudelli, S., P. Cipollini, C. Gommenginger, S. Gleason, H. Snaith, H. Coelho, J. Fernandes, C. Lázaro, A.L. Nunes, J. Gómez-Enri, C. Martin-Puig, P. Woodworth, S. Dinardo and J. Benveniste,, (2011), Satellite Altimetry: Sailing Closer to the Coast, In: D.L. Tang (Ed.), Remote Sensing of the Changing Oceans, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 217-238, doi:10.1007/978-3-642-16541-2_11.

Fernandes M. J., C. Lázaro, A. L. Nunes, N. Pires, L. Bastos, V. B. Mendes, (2010), GNSS-derived Path Delay: an approach to compute the wet tropospheric correction for coastal altimetry, Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, IEEE, Volume 7 ,  Issue 3 DOI 10.1109/LGRS.2010.2042425


Ray, C., Martin-Puig, C., Clarizia, M.P., Ruffini, G., Dinardo, S., Gommenginger, C., Benveniste, J., (2015), SAR altimeter backscattered waveform model, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, 53 (2), art. no. 6856147, pp. 911-919.

CryoSat+ Ocean

Fernandes, M.J.; Nunes, A.L.; Lázaro, C., (2013), Analysis and Inter-Calibration of Wet Path Delay Datasets to Compute the Wet Tropospheric Correction for CryoSat-2 over Ocean, Remote Sensing, 5, 4977-5005


Sasgen I., Martín-Español A., Horvath A., Klemann V., Petrie E.J., Wouters B., Horwath M., Pail R., Bamber J.L., Clarke P.J., Konrad H., Wilson T., Drinkwater M.R. (2018) Altimetry, gravimetry, GPS and viscoelastic modeling data for the joint inversion for glacial isostatic adjustment in Antarctica (ESA STSE Project REGINA) Earth System Science Data 10 1 493-523 10.5194/essd-10-493-2018

Ingo Sasgen  Alba Martín-Español  Alexander Horvath  Volker Klemann Elizabeth J. Petrie  Bert Wouters  Martin Horwath  Roland Pail  Jonathan L. Bamber Peter J. Clarke  Hannes Konrad  Mark R. Drinkwater (2017) Joint inversion estimate of regional glacial isostatic adjustment in Antarctica considering a lateral varying Earth structure (ESA STSE Project REGINA), Geophysical Journal International, Volume 211, Issue 3, Pages 1534–1553 DOI: 10.1093/gji/ggx368

B. Wouters, A. Martin-Español, V. Helm, T. Flament,J. M. van Wessem, S. R. M. Ligtenberg ,M. R. van den Broeke and J. L. Bamber, (2015), Dynamic thinning of glaciers on the Southern Antarctic Peninsula, Science, 22 May 2015: 348 (6237), 899-903. [DOI:10.1126/science.aaa5727]


P. Lewis, J. Gómez-Dans, T. Kaminski, J. Settle, T. Quaife, N. Gobron, J. Styles, M. Berger, (2012), An Earth Observation Land Data Assimilation System (EO-LDAS), Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 120, 15 May 2012, Pages 219–235

GOCE+ Air density

Bruinsma, Sean (2015), The DTM-2013 Thermosphere Model, Journal of Space Weather and Space Climate, 5, DOI: 10.1051/swsc/2015001

Drob, Douglas P., John T. Emmert, John W. Meriwether, Jonathan J. Makela, Eelco Doornbos, Mark Conde, Gonzalo Hernandez, et al., (2015), An Update to the Horizontal Wind Model (HWM): The Quiet Time Thermosphere, Earth and Space Science, April, n/a – n/a. doi:10.1002/2014EA000089.

Gasperini, F., J. M. Forbes, E. N. Doornbos, and S. L. Bruinsma, (2015), Wave Coupling between the Lower and Middle Thermosphere as Viewed from TIMED and GOCE, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, n/a – n/a. doi:10.1002/2015JA021300.

Lipponen, Juho, and Tiera Laitinen, (2015), A Method to Predict Thermospheric Mass Density Response to Geomagnetic Disturbances Using Time-Integrated Auroral Electrojet Index, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, June, n/a – n/a. doi:10.1002/2015JA021093.

Sean Bruinsma, Eelco Doornbos and Bruce R. Bowman, (2014), Validation of GOCE densities and thermosphere model evaluation, Advances in Space Research, Vol 54, issue 4.

Garcia, Raphael F, Eelco Doornbos, Sean Bruinsma, and Hélène Hebert, (2014), Atmospheric Gravity Waves due to the Tohoku-Oki Tsunami Observed in the Thermosphere by GOCE, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119 (8): 4498–4506. doi:10.1002/2013JD021120.

Häusler, K., M. E. Hagan, A. J. G. Baumgaertner, A. Maute, G. Lu, E. Doornbos, S. Bruinsma, J. M. Forbes, and F. Gasperini., (2014), Improved Short-Term Variability in the Thermosphere-Ionosphere-Mesosphere-Electrodynamics General Circulation Model, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 119: 6623–30. doi:10.1002/2014JA020006.

Lu, G., M. E. Hagan, K. Häusler, E. Doornbos, S. Bruinsma, B. J. Anderson, and H. Korth, (2014), Global Ionospheric and Thermospheric Response to the 5 April 2010 Geomagnetic Storm: An Integrated Data-Model Investigation., Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 119 (April 2010): 10,358–10,375. doi:10.1002/2014JA020555.

Zhang, Jesse T., Jeffrey M Forbes, Casey H Zhang, Eelco Doornbos, and Sean L Bruinsma, (2014), Lunar Tide Contribution to Thermosphere Weather, Space Weather, 12 (8): 538–51. doi:10.1002/2014SW001079

Garcia, Raphael F, Sean Bruinsma, Philippe Lognonné, Eelco Doornbos, and Florian Cachoux (2013), GOCE: The First Seismometer in Orbit around the Earth, Geophysical Research Letters. doi:10.1002/grl.50205

GOCE+ GeoExplore

Alothman A, Bouman J, Gruber T, Lieb V, Alsubaei M, Alomar A, Fuchs M, Schmidt M (2014) Validation of Regional Geoid Models for Saudi Arabia using GPS/Levelling Data and GOCE Models. IAG Symposia Series, Vol. 141

Bouman J., Ebbing J., Fuchs M.:, (2013), Reference frame transformation of satellite gravity gradients and topographic mass reduction., Journal of Geophysical Research, 118(2): 759-774, American Geophysical Union, 10.1029/2012JB009747, 2013

Bouman J., Ebbing J., Meekes S., Fattah R.A., Fuchs M., Gradmann S., Haagmans R., Lieb V., Schmidt M., Dettmering D., Bosch W., (2015), GOCE gravity gradient data for lithospheric modeling., International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 35(A): 16-30, Elsevier, 10.1016/j.jag.2013.11.001, 2015

Bouman J, Ebbing J, Fuchs M, Sebera J, Lieb V, Haagmans R, Novak P (2016) Satellite gravity gradient grids for geophysics. Nature, Sci. Rep. 6:21050  DOI: 10.1038/srep21050

Ebbing J., Bouman J., Fuchs M., Lieb V., Haagmans R., Meekes J.A.C., Fattah R.A., (2013), Advancements in satellite gravity gradient data for crustal studies., The Leading Edge, 32(8): 900-906, Society of Exploration Geophysicists, 10.1190/tle32080900.1, 2013

Ebbing J, Bouman J, Fuchs M, Gradmann S, Haagmans R (2014) Sensitivity of GOCE gravity gradients to crustal thickness and density variations – Case study for the Northeast Atlantic Region. IAG Symposia Series, Vol. 141, DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-10837-7_37

Lieb V, Bouman J, Dettmering D, Fuchs M, Schmidt M (2015) Combination of GOCE gravity gradients in regional gravity field modeling, International Association of Geodesy Symposia, doi: 10.1007/1345_2015_71

GOCE+ GeoExplore II

Martinec  Z. and Fullea J., (2015), A refined model of sedimentary rock cover in the southeastern part of the Congo basin from GOCE gravity and vertical gravity gradient observations., International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, Volume 35, Part A, Pages 70-87

Martinec Z., (2014), Mass-density Green's functions for satellite gradiometric data., Geophysical Journal International, 196 (3): 1455-1465 doi: 10.1093/gji/ggt495

Sebera J., Šprlák M., Novák P., Bezděk A., VaĬko M., (2014), Iterative spherical downward continuation applied magnetic and gravitational data from satellite., Surveys in Geophysics, DOI 10.1007/s10712-014-9285-z

Šprlák M. and Novák P., (2014), Integral transformations of gradiometric data onto a GRACE type of observable., Journal of Geodesy, 88, DOI 10.1007/s00190-013-689-1

Šprlák M., Sebera J., VaĬko M., Novák P., (2014), Spherical integral formulas for upward/downward continuation of gravitational gradients onto gravitational gradients., Journal of Geodesy, 88, DOI 10.1007/s00190-013-676-6

Novák P. and Tenzer R., (2013), Gravitational gradients at satellite altitudes in global geophysical studies., Surveys in Geophysics, 34 DOI 10.1007/s10712-013-9243-1


Hayden T., Rangelova E., Sideris M.G., Véronneau, M.             2013       Contribution of tide gauges for the determination of Wo in Canada,      IAG Symposia      Vol. 141, Gravity, Geoid and Height Systems (GGHS2012), Venice, October 2012, Springer pp. 241-248.       

Sideris, M.G., Rangelova, E., Amjadiparvar, B.            2012       First results on height systems unification in North America using GOCE.            IAG Symposia      Vol. 141, Gravity, Geoid and Height Systems (GGHS2012), Venice, October 2012, Springer pp. 221-227.        

S. Higginson, K.R. Thompson, P.L. Woodworth, and C.W. Hughes,, (2015), The tilt of mean sea level along the east coast of North America,, Geophysical Research Letters, Volume 42, Issue 5, 16 March 2015 Pages 1471–1479. DOI: 10.1002/2015GL063186

Amjadiparvar, B., Rangelova, E. & Sideris, M. G., (2013), North American height datums and their offsets: Evaluation of the GOCE-based global geopotential models in Canada and the USA., J Appl Geodesy,, 7(3), 191-203 DOI: 10.1515/jag-2012-0033

Amjadiparvar, B., Rangelova, E. V., Sideris, M. G. & Véronneau, M., (2013), North American height datums and their offsets: The effect of GOCE omission errors and systematic levelling effects., J Appl Geodesy,, 7(1), 39–50 DOI: 10.1515/jag-2012-0034

Amjadiparvar, B., E. Rangelova, und M. G. Sideris. The GBVP Approach for Vertical Datum Unification: Recent Results in North America. Journal of Geodesy 90, Nr. 1 (5. Oktober 2015): 45–63. doi:10.1007/s00190-015-0855-8.

Gerlach, C. & Rummel, R., (2013), Global height system unification with GOCE: A simulation study on the indirect bias term in the GBVP approach., Journal of Geodesy, 87(1), 57-67 DOI: 10.1007/s00190-012-0579-y

Bolkas, D., Fotopoulos, G. and Sideris, M.G., (2012), Referencing regional geoid-based vertical datums to national tide gauge networks., Journal of Geodetic Science, 2(4), 363-369 DOI: 10.2478/v10156-011-0050-7

Gerlach, C., Fecher, T., (2012), Approximations of the GOCE error variance-covariance matrix for least-squares estimation of height datum offsets., Journal of Geodetic Science, 2(4), 247–256 DOI: 10.2478/v10156-011-0049-0

Gruber, T., Gerlach, C. & Haagmans, R. H. N., (2012), Intercontinental height datum connection with GOCE and GPS-levelling data., Journal of Geodetic Science, 2(4), 270–280 DOI: 10.2478/v10156-012-0001-y

Hayden, T., Amjadiparvar, B., Rangelova, E., Sideris, M.G., (2012), Estimating Canadian vertical datum offsets using GNSS/Levelling benchmark information and GOCE global geopotential models., Journal of Geodetic Science, 2(4), 257-269 DOI: 10.2478/v10156-012-0008-4

Hayden, T., Rangelova, E., Sideris, M.G., Véronneau, M., (2012), Evaluation of W0 in Canada using tide gauges and GOCE gravity field models., Journal of Geodetic Science, 2(4), 290-301 DOI: 10.2478/v10156-012-0003-9

Hayden, T., Rangelova, E., Sideris, M. G. & Véronneau, M. (2014). Contribution of tide gauges for the determination of W0 in Canada. In: Proceedings of the IAG Symposium GGHS2012, October 9-12, 2012, Venice, Italy, Ed. U. Marti, p. 241-248, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-10837-7, ISBN (eBook): 978-3-319-10837-7, ISBN (print): 978-3-319-10836-0

Ince, E.S., Sideris, M.G., Huang, J., Véronneau, M., (2012), Assessment of the GOCE-Based Global Gravity Models in Canada., Geomatica, 66, 125-140.

Rangelova, E., van der Wal W., Sideris, M. G., (2012), How Significant is the Dynamic Component of the North American Vertical Datum?, Journal of Geodetic Science, 2(4), 281–289 DOI: 10.2478/v10156-012-0005-7

Rangelova, E., Sideris, M.G., Amjadiparvar, B., Hayden, T., (2016). Height datum unification by means of the GBVP approach using tide gauges. Accepted for publication in: Proceedings of the IAG Symposium VIII Hotine-Marussi Symposium, Rome, Italy, June 17-21, 2013, Eds. N. Sneeuw, P. Novak, M. Crespi, F. Sanso, p. 221-227, ISBN (eBook): 978-3-319-30530-1, ISBN (print): 978-3-319-24548-5.

Rülke, A., Liebsch, G., Sacher, M., Schäfer, U., Schirmer, U. & Ihde, J., (2012), Unification of European Height System Realizations., Journal of Geodetic Science, 2(4), 343–354 DOI: 10.2478/v10156-011-0048-1

Rummel, R., (2012), Height unification using GOCE., Journal of Geodetic Science, 2(4), 355–362 DOI: 10.2478/v10156-011-0047-2

Woodworth, P. L. & Hughes, C. W., Bingham, R. J. & Gruber, T., (2012), Towards Worldwide Height System Unification using Ocean Information., Journal of Geodetic Science, 2(4), 302–318 DOI: 10.2478/v10156-012-0004-8

Sideris, M. G., (2012), Preface to the Special Issue of the Journal of Geodetic Sciences on Regional and Global Geoid-based Vertical Datums., Journal of Geodetic Science, 2(4), 246–246 DOI: 10.2478/jogs-2013-0006

Sideris, M. G., Rangelova, E. & Amjadiparvar, B. (2014). First results on height systems unification in North America using GOCE. In: Proceedings of the IAG Symposium GGHS2012, October 9-12, 2012, Venice, Italy, Ed. U. Marti, p. 221-227, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-10837-7, ISBN (eBook): 978-3-319-10837-7, ISBN (print): 978-3-319-10836-0

GOCE+ Time variations

Bloßfeld M., Müller H., Gerstl M., Stefka V., Bouman J., Göttl F., Horwath M., (2015), Second degree Stokes coefficients from multi-satellite SLR, Journal of Geodesy, 10.1007/s00190-015-0819-z, 2015

J. Bouman, M. Fuchs, T. Broerse, B. Vermeersen, P. Visser, E. Schrama, M. Schmidt, (2014), Modelling and Observing the Mw 8.8 Chile 2010 and Mw 9.0 Japan 2011 Earthquakes Using GOCE, Earth on the Edge: Science for a Sustainable Planet International Association of Geodesy Symposia, Volume 139, 2014, pp 303-310

Fuchs M., Broerse T., Hooper A., Pietrzak J., Bouman J., (2015), GRACE gravity data to enhance the modeling of coseismic slip distribution for the Tohoku-Oki 2011 earthquake, IAG Symposia, doi: 10.1007/1345_2015_90, 2015

Fuchs M.J., Bouman J., Broerse T., Visser P., Vermeersen B., (2013), Observing coseismic gravity change from the Japan Tohoku-Oki 2011 earthquake with GOCE gravity gradiometry., Journal of Geophysical Research, 118(10): 5712-5721, American Geophysical Union, DOI:10.1002/jgrb.50381

Fuchs M, Hooper A, Broerse T, Bouman J (2015) Distributed fault-slip model for the 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake from GPS and GRACE/GOCE satellite gravimetry. Journal of Geophysical Research, 10.1002/2015JB012165

Visser P.N.A.M., van der Wal W., Schrama E.J.O., van den IJssel J., Bouman J., (2014), Assessment of observing time-variable gravity from GOCE GPS and accelerometer observations., Journal of Geodesy, 88(11): 1029-1046, 10.1007/s00190-014-0741-9

GOCE+ Mass balance

J. Bouman, M. Fuchs, E. Ivins, W. van der Wal, E. Schrama, P. Visser, M. Horwath, (2014), Antarctic outlet glacier mass change resolved at basin scale from satellite gravity gradiometry, Geophysical Research Letters, Volume 41, Issue 16, 28 August 2014 , Pages 5919–5926 DOI: 10.1002/2014GL060637


Langowski, M. P., C von Savigny, J. P. Burrows, V. V. Rozanov, T. Dunker, U.-P. Hoppe, M. Sinnhuber, and A. C. Aikin, Retrieval of sodium profiles in the mesosphere and lower thermosphere from SCIAMACHY limb emission, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 295-311, 2016.

Langowski, M., C. von Savigny, J.P. Burrows, W. Feng, J.M.C. Plane, D.R. Marsh, D. Janches, M. Sinnhuber, and A.C. Aikin, Global investigation of the Mg atom and ion layers using SCIAMACHY/Envisat observations between 70 km and 150 km altitude and WACCM-Mg model results, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 273-295, 2015.

S. Bender, M. Sinnhuber, T. von Clarmann, G. Stiller, B. Funke, M. López-Puertas, J. Urban,†, K. Pérot, K. A. Walker, and J. P. Burrows, Comparison of nitric oxide measurements in the mesosphere and lower thermosphere from ACE-FTS, MIPAS, SCIAMACHY, and SMR, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 4171–4195,, doi:10.5194/amt-8-4171-2015, 201

Pathfinder- SWE

Schwank, M., Matzler, C., Wiesmann, A., Wegmuller, U., Pulliainen, J., Lemmetyinen, J., Rautiainen, K., Derksen, C., Toose, P., Drusch, M., (2015), Snow Density and Ground Permittivity Retrieved from L-Band Radiometry: A Synthetic Analysis, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, (in press)

Lemmetyinen, J., M. Schwank, K. Rautiainen, A. Kontu, T. Parkkinen, C. Mätzler, A. Wiesmann, U. Wegmüller, C. Derksen, P. Toose, et al. (2016) Snow density and ground permittivity retrieved from L-band radiometry: Application to experimental data.               Remote Sensing of Environment    Available online 13 February 2016, ISSN 0034-4257,

Pathfinders Ocean Acidification

Land, P.E., Shutler, J.D., Findlay, H., Girard-Ardhuin, F., Sabia, R., Reul, N., Piolle, J., Chapron, B., Quilfen, Y., Salisbury, J.E., et al, (2015), Salinity from space unlocks satellite-based assessment of ocean acidification, Environmental Science & Technology, 49 (4), pp 1987–1994


Buongiorno Nardelli B., Droghei R., Santoleri R. (2016), Multi-dimensional interpolation of SMOS sea surface salinity with surface temperature and in situ salinity data, Rem. Sens. Environ., Volume 180, July 2016, Pages 392–402, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2015.12.052

Droghei, R.R., B. Nardelli, and R.R. Santoleri, 2016: Combining In Situ and Satellite Observations to Retrieve Salinity and Density at the Ocean Surface. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 33, 1211–1223, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-15-0194.1.


King, J., C. Derksen, P. Toose, A. Langlois, C. Larsen, J. Lemmetyinen, J. Marsh, B. Montpetit, A. Roy, N. Rutter, and M. Sturm. (2018). The influence of snow microstructure on dual-frequency radar measurements in a tundra environment, Remote Sens. Environ.  Accepted


Zbyněk Malenovský, Helmut Rott, Josef Cihlar, Michael E. Schaepman, Glenda García-Santos, Richard Fernandes, Michael Berger, (2012), Sentinels for science: Potential of Sentinel-1, -2, and -3 missions for scientific observations of ocean, cryosphere, and land, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 120, 15 May 2012, Pages 91–101

Michael Berger, Jose Moreno, Johnny A. Johannessen, Pieternel F. Levelt, Ramon F. Hanssen, (2012), ESA's sentinel missions in support of Earth system science, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 120, 15 May 2012, Pages 84–90


Berry, P.A.M. and Carter, J.O., (2011), Altimeter derived soil moisture determination - global scope and validation, IAHS-AISH Publication, 343 (2011) ISBN 978-1-907161-18-6

SMOS Ice - SMOS+ SeaIce

Maaß, N., Kaleschke, L., Tian-Kunze, X., Mäkynen, M., Drusch, M., Krumpen, T., Hendricks, S., Lensu, M., Haapala, J., Haas, C., (2015), Validation of SMOS sea ice thickness retrieval in the northern Baltic Sea (2015), Tellus Series A: Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 67 (1), art. no. 24617

Tian-Kunze, X., Kaleschke, L., Maaß, N., Mäkynen, M., Serra, N., Drusch, M., Krumpen, T., (2014), SMOS-derived thin sea ice thickness: Algorithm baseline, product specifications and initial verification, Cryosphere, 8 (3), pp. 997-1018.

Huntemann, M., Heygster, G., Kaleschke, L., Krumpen, T., Mäkynen, M., Drusch, M., (2014), Empirical sea ice thickness retrieval during the freeze-up period from SMOS high incident angle observations, Cryosphere, 8 (2), pp. 439-451.

Yang, Q., Losa, S.N., Losch, M., Tian-Kunze, X., Nerger, L., Liu, J., Kaleschke, L., Zhang, Z., (2014), Assimilating SMOS sea ice thickness into a coupled ice-ocean model using a local SEIK filter, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 119 (10), pp. 6680-6692.

Maaß, N., Kaleschke, L., Tian-Kunze, X., Drusch, M., (2013), Snow thickness retrieval over thick Arctic sea ice using SMOS satellite data, Cryosphere, 7 (6), pp. 1971-1989.

Kaleschke, L., Tian-Kunze, X., Maaß, N., Mäkynen, M., Drusch, M., (2012), Sea ice thickness retrieval from SMOS brightness temperatures during the Arctic freeze-up period, Geophysical Research Letters, 39 (5), art. no. L05501

Kaleschke, L., Maaß, N., Haas, C., Hendricks, S., Heygster, G., Tonboe, R.T., (2010), A sea-ice thickness retrieval model for 1.4 GHz radiometry and application to airborne measurements over low salinity sea-ice, Cryosphere, 4 (4), pp. 583-592.

Kaleschke, L., et al. (2016) SMOS sea ice product: Operational application and validation in the Barents Sea marginal ice zone               Remote Sensing of  Environment   (2016),

Kaleschke, L., Tian-Kunze, X., Maas, N., Ricker, R., Hendricks, S., & Drusch, M. (2015) Improved retrieval of sea ice thickness from SMOS and CryoSat-2               Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2015 IEEE International    (pp. 5232). ttp://

Maaß, N., Kaleschke, L., Tian-Kunze, X., and Tonboe, R (2015) Snow thickness retrieval from L-band brightness temperatures: A model comparison           Annals of Glaciology          56(69), doi: 10.3189/2015AoG69A886

SMOS+ Cryosphere

Macelloni, G., Leduc-Leballeur, M., Brogioni, M., Ritz, C., Picard, G. (2016) Analyzing and modeling the SMOS spatial variations in the East Antarctic Plateau Remote Sensing of Environment, 180, pp. 193-204.


B. Martens, D. Miralles, H. Lievens, D. Fernandez-Prieto, N.E.C. Verhoest, Improving terrestrial evaporation estimates over continental Australia through assimilation of SMOS soil moisture, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 48, 146-162, 2016.

Brecht Martens, Diego G. Miralles, Hans Lievens, Robin van der Schalie, Richard A.M. de Jeu, Diego Fernández-Prieto, Hylke E. Beck, Wouter A. Dorigo, and Niko E.C. Verhoest, “GLEAM v3.0: satellite-based land evaporation and root-zone soil moisture”, Geoscientific Model Development, 10, 1903–1925, 2017,, doi:10.5194/gmd-10-1903-2017


Alvera-Azcárate, A., Barth, A., Parard, G. & Beckers, J.-M. 2016 Analysis of SMOS sea surface salinity data using DINEOF   Remote Sensing of Environment Volume 180, July 2016, Pages 137–145 . doi:10.1016/j.rse.2016.02.044

Buongiorno Nardelli B., Droghei R., Santoleri R.  2016 Multi-dimensional interpolation of SMOS sea surface salinity with surface temperature and in situ salinity data Rem. Sens. Environ. Volume 180, July 2016, Pages 392–402, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2015.12.052

SMOS+ Hydrology

Verhoest, N. E. C., van den Berg, M. J., Martens, B., Lievens, H., Wood, E. F., Pan, M., Kerr, Y. H., Al Bitar, A., Kumar Tomer, S., Drusch, M., Vernieuwe, H., De Baets, B., Walker, J. P., Dumedah, G., Pauwels, V. R. N., (2015), Copula-based downscaling of coarse-scale soil moisture observations with implicit bias correction, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, 53(6), 3507-3521

Lievens, H., Al Bitar, A., Verhoest, N. E. C., Cabot, F., De Lannoy, G. J. M., Drusch, M., Dumedah, G., Hendricks Franssen, H.-J., Kerr, Y. H., Kumar Tomer, S., Martens, B., Merlin, O., Pan, M., van den Berg, M. J., Vereecken, H., Walker, J. P., Wood, E. F., Pauwels, V. R. N., (2015), Optimization of a radiative transfer forward operator for simulating SMOS brightness temperatures over the Upper Mississippi Basin, USA, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 16(3), 1109-1134

Lievens, H., Tomer, S. K., Al Bitar, A., De Lannoy, G. J. M., Drusch, M., Dumedah, G., Hendricks Franssen, H.-J., Kerr, Y. H., Martens, B., Pan, M., Roundy, J. K., Vereecken, H., Walker, J. P., Wood, E. F., Verhoest, N. E. C., Pauwels, V. R. N., SMOS soil moisture assimilation for improved hydrologic simulation in the Murray Darling Basin, Australia, Remote Sensing of Environment, 168, 146-162, 2015.

Lievens, H., De Lannoy, G. J. M., Al Bitar, A., Drusch, M., Dumedah, G., Hendricks Franssen, H.-J., Kerr, Y. H., Kumar Tomer, S., Martens, B., Merlin, O., Pan, M., Roundy, J. K., Vereecken, H., Walker, J. P., Wood, E. F., Verhoest, N. E. C., Pauwels, V. R. N., Assimilation of SMOS soil moisture and brightness temperature products into a land surface model, Remote Sensing of Environment, 2016, Volume 180, July 2016, Pages 292–304.


Rodriguez-Fernandez, N. J., Aires, F., Richaume, P., Kerr, Y. H., Prigent, C., Kolassa, J., Cabot, F., Jimenez, C., Mahmoodi, A., Drusch, M., (2015), Soil Moisture Retrieval Using Neural Networks: Application to SMOS, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, 53(11), 5991 - 6007

Y. Kerr, A. Al Yaari, N. Rodriguez-Fernandez, M. Parrens et al. Overview of SMOS Performance in Terms of Global Soil Moisture Monitoring After Six Years in Operation, 2016, Remote Sensing of EnvironementVolume 180, July 2016, Pages 40–63

SMOS+ Permafrost and Frozen Soil

Rautiainen K., Parkkinen T., Lemmetyinen J., Schwank M., Wiesmann A., Ikonen J., Derksen C., Davydov S., Davydova A., Boike J., Langer M., Drusch M., Pulliainen J., (2016) SMOS prototype algorithm for detecting autumn soil freezing, Remote Sensing of Environment Volume 180

Rautiainen, K., Lemmetyinen, J., Schwank, M., Kontu, A., Ménard, C.B., Mätzler, C., Drusch, M., Wiesmann, A., Ikonen, J., Pulliainen, J., (2014), Detection of soil freezing from L-band passive microwave observations, Remote Sensing of Environment, 147, pp. 206-218.

Schwank, M., Rautiainen, K., Mätzler, C., Stähli, M., Lemmetyinen, J., Pulliainen, J., Vehviläinen, J., Kontu, A., Ikonen, J., Ménard, C.B., Drusch, M., Wiesmann, A., Wegmüller, U., (2014), Model for microwave emission of a snow-covered ground with focus on L band, Remote Sensing of Environment, 154 (1), pp. 180-191.

Kimmo Rautiainen, Juha Lemmetyinen, Jouni Pulliainen, J. Vehviläinen, Matthias Drusch, Anna Kontu, Juha Kainulainen, J. Seppänen, L-Band Radiometer Observations of Soil Processes in Boreal and Subarctic Environments., (2012), Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, 05/2012; 50(99-PP):1 - 15. DOI:10.1109/TGRS.2011.2167755

SMOS+ Polarimetry

Vergely, J.-L., P. Waldteufel, J. Boutin, X., Yin, P. Spurgeon, and S. Delwart, (2014), New total electron content retrieval improves SMOS sea surface salinity, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 119, doi:10.1002/2014JC010150

Wu, L..;Torres, F. ; Corbella, I. ; Duffo, N. ; Duran, I. ; Vall-llossera, M. ; Camps, A. ; Delwart, S. ; Martin-Neira, M., (2013), Radiometric performance of SMOS full polarimetric imaging, Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, IEEE, Volume:10 ,  Issue: 6 doi 10.1109/LGRS.2013.2260128

SMOS+ Rainfall

Supply A., Boutin J., Vergely J.-L., Martin N., Hasson A., Reverdin G., Mallet C., Viltard N. (2017) Precipitation estimates from SMOS sea-surface salinity,  Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society

Román-Cascón C., Pellarin T., Gibon F., Brocca L., Cosme E., Crow W., Fernández-Prieto D., Kerr Y.H., Massari C. (2017) Correcting satellite-based precipitation products through SMOS soil moisture data assimilation in two land-surface models of different complexity: API and SURFEX , Remote Sensing of Environment, 200

A. Tarpanelli, C. Massari, L. Ciabatta, P. Filippucci, G. Amarnath, L. Brocca (2017) Exploiting a constellation of satellite soil moisture sensors for accurate rainfall estimation, Advances in Water Resources, DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2017.08.010


Boutin J., Martin N., Reverdin G., Yin X., Gaillard F. (2013) Sea surface freshening inferred from SMOS and ARGO salinity: Impact of rain, Ocean Science,Volume 9, issue 1

Danielle J. Wain, Jonathan M. Lilly, Adrian H. Callaghan, Igor Yashayaev, Brian Ward, (2015), A breaking internal wave in the surface ocean boundary layer, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, DOI: 10.1002/2014JC010416

Reul, N., B. Chapron, T. Lee, C. Donlon, J. Boutin, and G. Alory, (2014), Sea surface salinity structure of the meandering Gulf Stream revealed by SMOS sensor, Geophysical Research Letters, 41(9), 3141-3148, doi:10.1002/2014gl059215

Hernandez, O., J. Boutin, N. Kolodziejczyk, G. Reverdin, N. Martin, F. Gaillard, N. Reul, and J. L. Vergely, (2014), SMOS salinity in the subtropical north Atlantic salinity maximum: 1. Comparison with Aquarius and in situ salinity,, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, doi:10.1002/2013jc009610.

Kolodziejczyk, N. , O. Hernandez, J. Boutin, G. Reverdin, (2014), SMOS salinity in the subtropical North Atlantic salinity maximum: 2. Two-dimensional horizontal thermohaline variability, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, Volume 120, Issue 2, DOI: 10.1002/2014JC010103

Yin, X., J. Boutin, G. Reverdin, T. Lee, S. Arnault, and N. Martin, (2014), SMOS sea surface salinity signals of tropical instability waves, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, Volume 119, Issue 11 doi:10.1002/2014JC009960.

Boutin, J., N. Martin, G. Reverdin, S. Morisset, X. Yin, L. Centurioni, and N. Reul, (2014), Sea surface salinity under rain cells: SMOS satellite and in situ drifters observations,, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 119(8), 5533–5545, doi:10.1002/2014JC010070.

Hasson, A., T. Delcroix, J. Boutin, R. Dussin, and J. Ballabrera-Poy, (2014), Analyzing the 2010–2011 La Niña signature in the tropical Pacific sea surface salinity using in situ data, SMOS observations, and a numerical simulation, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 119(6), 3855-3867, doi:10.1002/2013JC009388.

Hasson, A., T. Delcroix, J. Boutin, (2013), Formation and variability of the South Pacific Sea Surface Salinity maximum in recent decades, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, VOL. 118, 1–8, 2013, doi:10.1002/jgrc.20367,

Nicolas Reul, Severine Fournier, Jaqueline Boutin, Olga Hernandez,Christophe Maes, Bertrand Chapron, Gaël Alory, Yves Quilfen, Joseph Tenerelli, Simmon Morisset, Yann Kerr, Susanne Mecklenburg, Steven Delwart, (2013), Sea Surface Salinity Observations from Space with the SMOS Satellite: A New Means to Monitor the Marine Branch of the Water Cycle, Surveys in Geophysics, 1-42.

SMOS+ Storms and Storms Evolution

Mouche A.A., Chapron B., Zhang B., Husson R. (2017) Combined Co- and Cross-Polarized SAR Measurements Under Extreme Wind Conditions, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 10.1109/TGRS.2017.2732508

Reul Nicolas, Chapron Bertrand, Zabolotskikh E., Donlon C., Quilfen Yves, Guimbard Sebastien, Piolle Jean-Francois (2016). A revised L-band radiobrightness sensitivity to extreme winds under tropical cyclones: The 5 year SMOSStorm database . Remote Sensing Of Environment , 180, 274-291 http:/

Mecklenburg S., Drusch M., Kaleschke L., Rodriguez-Fernandez N., Reul Nicolas, Kerr Y., Font J., Martin-Neira M., Oliva R., Daganzo-Eusebio E., Grant J. P., Sabia R., Macelloni G., Rautiainen K., Fauste J., De Rosnay P., Munoz-Sabater J., Verhoest N., Lievens H., Delwart S., Crapolicchio R., De La Fuente A., Kornberg M. (2016). ESA's Soil Moisture and Ocean Salinity mission: From science to operational applications . Remote Sensing Of Environment , 180, 3-18.

Zabolotskikh, E. V., N. Reul, and B. Chapron (2016). Geophysical Model Function for the AMSR2 C-Band Wind Excess Emissivity at High Winds. IEEE Geoscience And Remote Sensing Letters, 13(1), 78-81.

Zabolotskikh, E. V., Mitnik, L. M., Reul, N., Chapron, B., (2015), New Possibilities for Geophysical Parameter Retrievals Opened by GCOM-W1 AMSR2, IEEE journal of selected topics in applied earth observations and remote sensing , 99, 1-14 . Publisher's official version:

Zabolotskikh Elizaveta, Mitnik Leonid, Chapron Bertrand (2014). GCOM-W1 AMSR2 and MetOp-A ASCAT wind speeds for the extratropical cyclones over the North Atlantic . Remote Sensing Of Environment , 147, 89-98 .

Yueh Simon H., Fore Alexander G., Tang Wenqing, Hayashi Akiko, Stiles Bryan, Reul Nicolas, Weng Yonghui, Zhang Fuqing (2016). SMAP L-Band Passive Microwave Observations Of Ocean Surface Wind During Severe Storms. Ieee Transactions On Geoscience And Remote Sensing , 54(12), 7339-7350 .

Kudryavtsev V., P. Golubkin, B. Chapron (2015). A simplified wave enhancement criterion for moving extreme events.Journal Of Geophysical Research-oceans, 120(11), 7538-7558.

Reul, N., Quilfen, Y., Chapron, B., Fournier, S., Kudryavtsev, V., Sabia, R., (2014), Multisensor observations of the Amazon-Orinoco river plume interactions with hurricanes, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 119 (12), pp. 8271-8295. Open Access version:

Reul N., Tenerelli J., Chapron B., Vandemark D., Quilfen Y., Kerr Y. (2012) SMOS satellite L-band radiometer: A new capability for ocean surface remote sensing in hurricanes Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 117, 2
Grodsky S.A., Reul N., Lagerloef G., Reverdin G., Carton J.A., Chapron B., Quilfen Y., Kudryavtsev V.N., Kao H.-Y. (2012) Haline hurricane wake in the Amazon/Orinoco plume: AQUARIUS/SACD and SMOS observations,  Geophysical Research Letters, 39, 20
Hanafin J.A., Quilfen Y., Ardhuin F., Sienkiewicz J., Queffeulou P., Obrebski M., Chapron B., Reul N., Collard F., Corman D., De Azevedo E.B., Vandemark D., Stutzmann E. (2012) Phenomenal sea states and swell from a north atlantic storm in february 2011: A comprehensive analysis, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 93, 12

SMOS+ Vegetation

Nemesio J. Rodríguez-Fernández, Arnaud Mialon, Stephane Mermoz, Alexandre Bouvet, Philippe Richaume, Ahmad Al Bitar, Amen Al-Yaari, Martin Brandt, Thomas Kaminski, Thuy Le Toan, Yann H. Kerr, and Jean-Pierre Wigneron The high sensitivity of SMOS L-Band vegetation optical depth to biomass (2018) Biogeosciences Discussions


Lemmetyinen, J., C. Derksen, H. Rott, G. Macelloni, J. King, M. Schneebeli, A. Wiesmann, L. Leppänen, A. Kontu, and J. Pulliainen. 2018. Retrieval of effective correlation length and snow water equivalent from active and passive microwave observations, Remote Sens., 10(2), 170, doi:10.3390/rs10020170.


A. Kokhanovsky, V. V. Rozanov, T. Aoki, D. Odermatt, C. Brockmann, O. Krüger, M. Bouvet, M. Drusch & M. Hori (2011) Sizing snow grains using backscattered solar light, International Journal of Remote Sensing Vol. 32, No. 22, 20 November 2011


Birgitte Rugaard Furevik, Harald Schyberg, Gunnar Noer, Frank Tveter, and Johannes Röhrs, (2015), ASAR and ASCAT in Polar Low Situations, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, Vol. 32, April 2015

Heinemann G, and Ø. Saetra,, (2013), Workshop On Polar Lows, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 94, ES123–ES126.  doi:

P. E. Isachsen, M. Drivdal, S. Eastwood, Y. Gusdal, G. Noer, and Ø. Saetra, (2013), Observations of the ocean response to cold air outbreaks and polar lows over the Nordic Seas, Geophysical Research Letters, VOL. 40, 3667–3671, doi:10.1002/grl.50705, 2013

Furevik, B.R, Johannessen, O.M, Sandvik, A.D., (2012), SAR-retrieved wind in polar regions - Comparison with in situ data and atmospheric model output, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, Volume 40, Issue 8, August 2002, Pages 1720-1732

Noer G, Saetra Ø, Lien T, Gusdal Y., (2011), A climatological study of polar lows in the Nordic Seas, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, Volume 137, Issue 660, pages 1762–1772, October 2011 Part A DOI: 10.1002/qj.846

Swarm-Cluster Tandem

O. Amm, H. Vanhamäki, K. Kauristie, C. Stolle, F. Christiansen, R. Haagmans, A. Masson, M.G.G.T. Taylor, R. Floberghagen, and C.P. Escoubet,, (2015), A method to derive maps of ionospheric conductances, currents, and convection from the Swarm multi-satellite mission,, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, April 2015, DOI: 10.1002/2014JA020154

M. W. Dunlop, J.-Y. Yang, Y-Y. Yang, C. Xiong, H. Lühr, Y.V. Bogdanova, C. Shen, N. Olsen, Q. -H. Zhang, J.-B. Cao, H-S Fu, W-L. Liu, C. M. Carr, P. Ritter, A. Masson, R. Haagmans, (2015), Simultaneous field-aligned currents at Swarm and Cluster satellites, Geophysical Research Letters, 29 April 2015 DOI: 10.1002/2015GL063738

Swarm + Ocean

Zdeněk Martinec, Jakub Velí mský, Roger Haagmans, Libor Sachl (2018) A two-step along-track spectral analysis for estimating the magnetic signals of magnetospheric ring current from Swarm data, Geophysical Journal International, Volume 212, Issue 2, 1 February 2018, Pages 1201–1217, Published online: 30 October 2017
Einšpigel, D. and Z. Martinec, 2015. A new derivation of the shallow water equations in geographical coordinates and their application to the global barotropic ocean model (the DEBOT model), Ocean Modelling, 92, 85-100, doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2015.05.006.
Einšpigel, D. & Martinec, Z., Time-domain modeling of global ocean tides generated by the full lunisolar potential, Ocean Dynamics (2017) 67: 165. doi:10.1007/s10236-016-1016-1

Swarm+ Polar Cap

Spicher, A., L. B. N. Clausen, W. J. Miloch, V. Lofstad, Y. Jin, and J. I. Moen (2017), Interhemispheric study of polar cap patch occurrence based on Swarm in situ data, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, 3837–3851, doi:10.1002/2016JA023750.

Swarm+ Tides

Alexander V. Grayver, Neesha R. Schnepf, Alexey V. Kuvshinov, Terence J. Sabaka, Chandrasekharan Manoj and Nils Olsen, Satellite tidal magnetic signals constrain oceanic lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary, Science Advances  30 Sep 2016: Vol. 2, no. 9, e1600798, DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1600798

Swarm+ SAFE

Loredana Perrone, Angelo De Santis, Cristoforo Abbattista, Lucilla Alfonsi, Leonardo Amoruso, Marianna Carbone, Claudio Cesaroni, Gianfranco Cianchini, Giorgiana De Franceschi, Anna De Santis, Rita Di Giovambattista, Dedalo Marchetti, Francisco J. Pavòn-Carrasco, Alessandro Piscini, Luca Spogli, Francesca Santoro (2018) Ionospheric anomalies detected by ionosonde and possibly related to crustal earthquakes in Greece Ann. Geophys 36 361-371 10.5194/angeo-36-361-2018

A. De Santis, G. De Franceschi, L. Spogli, L. Perrone, L. Alfonsi, E. Qamili, G. Cianchini, R. Di Giovambattista, S. Salvi, E. Filippi, F.J. Pavón-Carrasco, S. Monna, A. Piscini, R. Battiston, V. Vitale, P.G. Picozza, L. Conti, M. Parrot, J.-L. Pinçon, G. Balasis, M. Tavani, A. Argan, G. Piano, M.L. Rainone, W. Liu, D. Tao, Geospace perturbations induced by the Earth: The state of the art and future trends, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Volumes 85–86, 2015, Pages 17–33,
A. DeSantis, G.Balasis, F.J.Pavón-Carrasco, G.Cianchini, M.Mandea, Potential earthquake precursory pattern from space: The 2015 Nepal event as seen by magnetic Swarm satellites, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 461(2017)119–126.

Swarm+ HF

Balasis, G., C. Papadimitriou, I. A. Daglis, and V. Pilipenko (2015), ULF wave power features in the topside ionosphere revealed by Swarm observations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL065424.

LP Science Network & LP Fellowships

M. Reguzzoni, D. Sampietro, (2015), GEMMA: An Earth crustal model based on GOCE satellite data, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, Volume 35, Part A, March 2015, Pages 31-43, ISSN 0303-2434,

L. Sandberg Sørensen, S.B. Simonsen, R. Meister, R. Forsberg, J.F. Levinsen, T. Flament,, (2015), Envisat-derived elevation changes of the Greenland ice sheet, and a comparison with ICESat results in the accumulation area,, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 160, April 2015, Pages 56-62, ISSN 0034-4257,

Stavros Kotsiaros (2016). Toward more complete magnetic gradiometry with the Swarm mission. Earth, Planets and Space, 68, [130]. DOI: 10.1186/s40623-016-0498-x.

Finlay CC, Olsen N, Kotsiaros S, Gillet N, Tøffner-Clausen L (2016) Recent geomagnetic secular variation from Swarm and ground observatories in the CHAOS-6 geomagnetic field model. Earth Planets Space. DOI:10.1186/ s40623-016-0486-1

Olsen N, Finlay CC, Kotsiaros S, Tøffner-Clausen L (2016) A model of earth’s magnetic  field derived from two years of swarm satellite constellation data. Earth, Planets and Space, 68,  [124]. DOI: http://10.1186/s40623-016-0488-z

Kotsiaros, S., Finlay, C. C., & Olsen, N., (2015), Use of along-track magnetic field differences in lithospheric field modelling., Geophysical Journal International, 200(2), 878-887.

Olsen, N., Hulot, G., Lesur, V., Finlay, C. C., Beggan, C., Chulliat, A., Sabaka, T. J., Floberghagen, R., Friis-Christensen, E., Haagmans, R., Kotsiaros, S., Lühr, H., Tøffner-Clausen, L. and Vigneron, P., (2015), The Swarm Initial Field Model for the 2014 geomagnetic field., Geophysical Research Letters, 42: 1092–1098. doi: 10.1002/2014GL062659

Petropoulos, G.P., G. Ireland, P.K. Srivastava & P. Ioannou-Katidis, (2014), An appraisal of soil moisture operational estimates accuracy from SMOS MIRAS using validated in-situ observations acquired at a Mediterranean environment., International Journal of Remote Sensing, 35 (13), 5239-5250

Brian Ward, Tim Fristedt, Adrian H. Callaghan, Graig Sutherland, Xavier Sanchez, Jérôme Vialard, and Anneke ten Doeschate, (2014), The Air–Sea Interaction Profiler (ASIP): An Autonomous Upwardly Rising Profiler for Microstructure Measurements in the Upper Ocean., J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 31, 2246–2267

Rascle, N., B. Chapron, A. Ponte, F. Ardhuin, and P. Klein, (2014), Surface roughness imaging of currents shows divergence and strain in the wind direction,, Journal Of Physical Oceanography, 44, 8,  2153--2163, 2014.

Rascle N., F. Nouguier, B. Chapron, A. Mouche and A. Ponte, (2016),. Surface roughness changes by submesoscale currents: Multiple view angle properties J. Physical Oceanography volume 46, number 12, DOI:

Becker, S., J. M. Brockmann, and W.-D. Schuh, (2014), Mean dynamic topography estimates purely based on GOCE gravity field models and altimetry,, Geophysical Research Letters, 41 (6), 2063–2069, doi:10.1002/2014GL059510

Becker, S., M. Losch, J. Brockmann, G. Freiwald, and W.-D. Schuh, (2014), A tailored computation of the mean dynamic topography for a consistent integration into ocean circulation models,, Surveys in Geophysics, 35 (6), 1507–1525, doi: 10.1007/s10712-013-9272-9

Brewin, R. J. W., Sathyendranath, S., Lange, P.K., Tilstone, G., (2014), Comparison of two methods to derive the size-structure of natural populations of phytoplankton., Deep-Sea Research, Part I 85, 72-79 doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2013.11.007

Brewin, R. J. W., Sathyendranath, S., Tilstone, G., Lange, P.K. and Platt. T., (2014), A multicomponent model of phytoplankton size structure, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 119, doi:10.1002/2014JC009859

Brewin, R. J. W., Mélin, F., Sathyendranath, S., Steinmetz, F., Chuprin, A. & Grant, M., (2014), On the temporal consistency of chlorophyll products derived from three ocean-colour sensors,, ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 97, 171-184, doi: 10.1016/j.isprsjprs.2014.08.013.

Scharien R.K., Segal R., Nasonova S., Nandan V., Howell S.E.L., Haas C., (2017) Winter Sentinel-1 Backscatter as a Predictor of Spring Arctic Sea Ice Melt Pond Fraction, Geophysical Research Letters 10.1002/2017GL075547

Scharien, R. K., Landy, J., and Barber, D. G., (2014), First-year sea ice melt pond fraction estimation from dual-polarisation C-band SAR – Part 1: In situ observations,, The Cryosphere, 8, 2147-2162, doi:10.5194/tc-8-2147-2014, 2014.

Scharien, R. K., Hochheim, K., Landy, J., and Barber, D. G., (2014), First-year sea ice melt pond fraction estimation from dual-polarisation C-band SAR – Part 2: Scaling in situ to Radarsat-2,, The Cryosphere, 8, 2163-2176, doi:10.5194/tc-8-2163-2014, 2014.

Karagali I., Høyer J.L.,, (2014), Characterisation and quantification of regional diurnal SST cycles from SEVIRI., Ocean Science, Vol. 10, p 745-758.

Montzka, C., J. P. Grant, H. Moradkhani, H.-J. Hendricks-Franssen, L. Weihermüller, M. Drusch and H. Vereecken, (2013), Estimation of radiative transfer parameters from L-band passive microwave brightness temperatures using advanced data assimilation., Vadose Zone Journal, Special Section on Remote Sensing of Vadose Zone Hydrology 12(3). DOI:10.2136/vzj2012.0040

Han, X., H.-J. Hendricks Franssen, X. Li, Y. Zhang, C. Montzka and H. Vereecken, (2013), Joint Assimilation of Surface Temperature and L-band Microwave Brightness Temperature in Land Data Assimilation., Vadose Zone Journal, Special Section on Remote Sensing of Vadose Zone Hydrology 12(3). DOI:10.2136/vzj2012.0072

Petropoulos, G.P., H.M Griffiths & S. Tarantola, (2013), Sensitivity Analysis of the SimSphere SVAT Model in the Context of EO-based Operational Products Development., Environmental Modelling and Software, 49, 166-179.

M. Reguzzoni, D. Sampietro, F. Sansò, (2013), Global Moho from the combination of the CRUST2. 0 model and GOCE data., Geophysical Journal International, Vol. 195, N. 1, pp. 222-237. DOI: 10.1093/gji/ggt247

Park, J. W., N. Gourmelen, A. Shepherd, S. W. Kim, D. G. Vaughan, and D. J. Wingham, (2013), Sustained retreat of the Pine Island Glacier,, Geophysical Research Letters, 40, 2137–2142, doi:10.1002/grl.50379

M. Gilardoni,  M. Reguzzoni, D. Sampietro and  F. Sansò, (2013), Combining EGM2008 with GOCE gravity models., Bollettino di Geofisica Teorica ed Applicata, Vol. 54 n. 4, pp: 285-302.

M. Gilardoni,  M. Reguzzoni and D. Sampietro, (2013), A least-squares collocation procedure to merge local geoids with the aid of satellite-only gravity models: the Italian/Swiss geoids case study., Bollettino di Geofisica Teorica ed Applicata, Vol. 54 n. 4, pp: 303-319

Doron, Maéva, et al., (2013), Stochastic estimation of biogeochemical parameters from Globcolour ocean colour satellite data in a North Atlantic 3D ocean coupled physical–biogeochemical model, Journal of Marine Systems, 117 (2013): 81-95.

Shutler, J.D., Land, P.E., Brown, C.W., Findlay, H.S., Donlon, C.J., Medland, M., Snooke, R., Blackford, J.C., (2013), Coccolithophore surface distributions in the North Atlantic and their modulation of the air-sea flux of CO2 from 10 years of satellite Earth observation data, Biogeosciences, 10 (4), pp. 2699-2709.

Atkinson, H. M., Huang, R.-J., Chance, R., Roscoe, H. K., Hughes, C., Davison, B., Schönhardt, A., Mahajan, A. S., Saiz-Lopez, A., Hoffmann, T., and Liss, P. S.:, (2012), Iodine emissions from the sea ice of the Weddell Sea, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12, 11229-11244, doi:10.5194/acp-12-11229-2012, 2012

E. Arnone, and A. Hauchecorne, (2012), Stratosphere NOy Species Measured by MIPAS and GOMOS Onboard ENVISAT During 2002-2010: Influence of Plasma Processes onto the Observed Distribution and Variability,, Space Science Reviews, 168, 1-4, pp. 315-332

E. Arnone, E. Castelli, E. Papandrea, M. Carlotti, and B.M. Dinelli, (2012), Total depletion of ozone reached in the 2010-2011 Arctic winter as observed by MIPAS/ENVISAT using a 2D tomographic approach., Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12(19):9149-9165

Arnone, E., Castelli, E., Papandrea, E., Carlotti, M., Dinelli, B.M., (2012), Extreme ozone depletion in the 2010-2011 Arctic winter stratosphere as observed by MIPAS/ENVISAT using a 2-D tomographic approach, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12 (19), pp. 9149-9165.

Hansen, M.W., Kudryavtsev, V., Chapron, B., Johannessen, J.A., Collard, F., Dagestad, K.-F., Mouche, A.A., (2012), Simulation of radar backscatter and Doppler shifts of wave-current interaction in the presence of strong tidal current, Remote Sensing of Environment, 120, pp. 113-122.

Schönhardt, A., Begoin, M., Richter, A., Wittrock, F., Kaleschke, L., Gómez Martín, J. C., and Burrows, J. P., (2011), Simultaneous satellite observations of IO and BrO over Antarctica,, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussion, 11, 33651-33688, doi:10.5194/acpd-11-33651-2011.

Gourmelen, N., S.W. Kim, A. Shepherd, J.W. Park, A. Sundal, H. Bjornsson, F. Palsson, (2011), Ice velocity determined using conventional and multiple-aperture InSAR,, Earth and Planet. Sci. Let., 307 (1-2), pp. 156-160, 10.1016/j.epsl.2011.04.026

Carlotti, M., Papandrea, E., and Castelli, E., (2011), Two-dimensional performance of MIPAS observation modes in the upper-troposphere/lower-stratosphere, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 4, 355-365, doi:10.5194/amt-4-1-2011, 2011.

Castelli, E., Dinelli, B.M., Carlotti, M., Arnone, E., Papandrea, E., Ridolfi, M., (2011), Retrieving cloud geometrical extents from MIPAS/ENVISAT measurements with a 2-D tomographic approach, Optics Express, 19 (21), pp. 20704-20721.

Hansen, M.W., Johannessen, J.A., Dagestad, K.F., Collard, F., Chapron, B., (2011), Monitoring the surface inflow of Atlantic Water to the Norwegian Sea using Envisat ASAR, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 116 (12), art. no. C12008

Maéva Doron, Pierre Brasseur, Jean-Michel Brankart, (2011), Stochastic estimation of biogeochemical parameters of a 3D ocean coupled physical–biogeochemical model: Twin experiments, Journal of Marine Systems, Volume 87, Issues 3–4, September 2011, Pages 194-207, ISSN 0924-7963,

Martinez E., Antoine D., D'Ortenzio F., de Boyer-Montégut, C., (2011), Phytoplankton spring and fall blooms in the North Atlantic in the 1980s and 2000s, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, VL  - 116,  2156-2202, 2011, DOI  - 10.1029/2010JC006836

Palazzi, E., Fierli, F., Stiller, G.P., Urban, J., (2011), Probability density functions of long-lived tracer observations from satellite in the subtropical barrier region: Data intercomparison, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11 (20), pp. 10579-10598.

Tomasi, C., Petkov, B., Maria Dinelli, B., Castelli, E., Arnone, E., Papandrea, E., (2011), Monthly mean vertical profiles of pressure, temperature and water vapour volume mixing ratio in the polar stratosphere and low mesosphere from a multi-year set of MIPAS-ENVISAT limb-scanning measurements, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 73 (16), pp. 2237-2271.

Biggs, J, Nissen, E., Craig, T., Jackson, J. & Robinson, D.P., (2010), Breaking up the hanging wall of a rift-border fault: The 2009 Karonga earthquakes, Malawi, Geophysical Research Letters, 37, (pp. L11305-), 2010. 10.1029/2010GL043179

Biggs, J., Anthony, E., Ebinger, C., Amelung, F., Gourmelen, N., (2010), InSAR Observations of Magmatic Processes in the East African Rift, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 12, EGU2010-15348, 2010

Dinelli, B.M., Arnone, E., Brizzi, G., Carlotti, M., Castelli, E., Magnani, L., Papandrea, E., Prevedelli, M., Ridolfi, M., (2010), The MIPAS2D database of MIPAS/ENVISAT measurements retrieved with a multi-target 2-dimensional tomographic approach, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 3 (2), pp. 355-374

Funke, B.; López-Puertas, M.; Bermejo-Pantaleón, D; García-Comas, M.; et al., (2010), Evidence for dynamical coupling from the lower atmosphere to the thermosphere during a major stratospheric warming, Geophysical Research Letters, 37, L13803, 2010

Hansen M.W., F. Collard, K.-F. Dagestad, J. A. Johannessen, P. Fabry, and B. Chapron,, (2010), Calculation of Sea Surface Range Velocities from Envisat ASAR Doppler Centroid Measurements, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, Special Issue on EUSAR 2010.

Schneising, O., Buchwitz, M., Reuter, M., Heymann, J., Bovensmann, H., and Burrows, J. P., (2010), Long-term analysis of carbon dioxide and methane column-averaged mole fractions retrieved from SCIAMACHY, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussion, 10, 27479-27522, doi:10.5194/acpd-10-27479-2010

López-Puertas, M.; García-Comas, M.; Funke, B.; et al., (2009), Measurements of Polar Mesospheric Clouds in infrared emission by MIPAS/ENVISAT, Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, D00I07, 2009

Bircher, S., Andreasen, M., Vuollet, J., Vehviläinen, J., Rautiainen, K., Jonard, F., Weihermüller, L., Zakharova, E., Wigneron, J.-P., and Kerr, Y. (2016). Soil moisture sensor calibration for organic soil surface layers. Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems, 5, pp. 1-17, doi:10.5194/gid-5-1-2016.

Bircher, S., Demontoux, F., Razafindratsima, S., Zakharova, E., Drusch, M., Wigneron, J.-P., and Kerr, Y. (2016). L-band relative permittivity of organic soil surface layers – a new dataset of resonant cavity measurements and model evaluation. Remote Sensing, 8(12), 1024, doi:10.3390/rs8121024

Brewin, R. J. W., Raitsos, D.E., Dall’Olmo, G., Zarokanellos, N., Jackson, T., Racault, M-F., Boss, E., Sathyendranath, S., Jones, B. H. & Hoteit, I. (2015) Regional ocean-colour chlorophyll algorithms for the Red Sea. Remote Sensing of Environment 165, 64-85, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2015.04.024

Brewin, R. J. W., Sathyendranath, S., Jackson, T., Barlow, R. Brotas, V., Airs, R. & Lamont, T. (2015) Influence of light in the mixed layer on the parameters of a three-component model of phytoplankton size structure. Remote Sensing of Environment 168, 437-450, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2015.07.004

Erwan Thébault, Christopher C Finlay, Ciarán D Beggan, Patrick Alken, Julien Aubert, Olivier Barrois, Francois Bertrand, Tatiana Bondar, Axel Boness, Laura Brocco, Elisabeth Canet, Aude Chambodut, Arnaud Chulliat, Pierdavide Coïsson, François Civet, Aimin Du… (2015).  International Geomagnetic Reference Field: the 12th generation. Earth, Planets and Space 67:79

Erwan Thébault, Christopher C. Finlay, Patrick Alken, Ciaran D. Beggan, Elisabeth Canet, Arnaud Chulliat, Benoit Langlais, Vincent Lesur, Frank J. Lowes, Chandrasekharan Manoj, Martin Rother and Reyko Schachtschneider. (2015). Evaluation of candidate geomagnetic field models for IGRF-12. Earth, Planets and Space 67:112

Karagali, I., J. L. Høyer, and C. J. Donlon (2017), Using a 1-D model to reproduce the diurnal variability of SST, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 122, doi:10.1002/2016JC012542

Ebmeier SK; Elliott JR; Nocquet JM; Biggs J; Mothes P; Jarrín P; Yépez M; Aguaiza S; Lundgren P; Samsonov SV (2016) Shallow earthquake inhibits unrest near Chiles-Cerro Negro volcanoes, Ecuador-Colombian border, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 450, pp.283-291. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2016.06.046  

Ebmeier,  SK., Application of independent component analysis to multitemporal InSAR data with volcanic case studies (2016), Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 121, doi: 10.1002/2016JB013765

Naranjo, M. F.,, S. K. Ebmeier, S. Vallejo, P. Ramón, P. Mothes, J. Biggs and F Herrera (accepted March 2016) Mapping and measuring lava volumes from 2002-2009 at El Reventador Volcano, Ecuador, from field measurements and satellite remote sensing.  Journal of Applied Volcanology.

Gillies, D. M., D. Knudsen, E. Spanswick, E. Donovan, J. Burchill, and M. Patrick (2015), Swarm observations of field-aligned currents associated with pulsating auroral patches, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 120, 9484–9499, doi:10.1002/2015JA021416.

Torta, J. M., F. J. Pavón-Carrasco, S. Marsal, and C. C. Finlay (2015), Evidence for anew geomagnetic jerk in 2014, Geophysical Research Letters., 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL065501.

Pavón-Carrasco FJ and De Santis A (2016) The South Atlantic Anomaly: The Key for a Possible Geomagnetic Reversal. Front. Earth Sci. 4:40. doi: 10.3389/feart.2016.00040

Enrico Arnone and Bianca Maria Dinelli, “CHIMTEA—Chemical Impact of Thunderstorms Earth’s Atmosphere” in “Remote Sensing Advances for Earth System Science - The ESA Changing Earth Science Network: Projects 2011–2013”, Springer Earth System Sciences, D. Fernández-Prieto and R. Sabia Eds.

Anja Schönhardt, Andreas Richter and John P. Burrows, “TIBAGS: Tropospheric Iodine Monoxide and Its Coupling to Biospheric and Atmospheric Variables—a Global Satellite Study” in “Remote Sensing Advances for Earth System Science - The ESA Changing Earth Science Network: Projects 2011–2013”, Springer Earth System Sciences, D. Fernández-Prieto and R. Sabia Eds.

Noel Gourmelen, JeongWon Park and Andrew Shepherd, “GreenSAR—Greenland and Antarctic rounding Lines from SAR Data” in “Remote Sensing Advances for Earth System Science - The ESA Changing Earth Science Network: Projects 2011–2013”, Springer Earth System Sciences, D. Fernández-Prieto and R. Sabia Eds.

Nicolas Rascle, Bertrand Chapron, Frédéric Nouguier and Alexis Mouche, “Sea Surface Roughness Manifestations Around Ocean Fronts” in “Remote Sensing Advances for Earth System Science - The ESA Changing Earth Science Network: Projects 2011–2013”, Springer Earth System Sciences, D. Fernández-Prieto and R. Sabia Eds.

K.T. Walesby and B. Ward, “The Impact of Near-Surface Salinity Structure on SMOS Retrievals” in “Remote Sensing Advances for Earth System Science - The ESA Changing Earth Science Network: Projects 2011–2013”, Springer Earth System Sciences, D. Fernández-Prieto and R. Sabia Eds.

Carsten Montzka, Cho Miltin Mboh and Kathrina Rötzer, “SMASPARES–SMOS Data Assimilation for Parameter Estimation in Radiative Transfer Models” in “Remote Sensing Advances for Earth System Science - The ESA Changing Earth Science Network: Projects 2011–2013”, Springer Earth System Sciences, D. Fernández-Prieto and R. Sabia Eds.

George P. Petropoulos and Gareth Ireland, “PROgRESSIon—Investigating the Prototyping of Operational Estimation of Energy Fluxes and Soil Moisture Content Using a Variant of the “Triangle” Inversion Methodology” in “Remote Sensing Advances for Earth System Science - The ESA Changing Earth Science Network: Projects 2011–2013”, Springer Earth System Sciences, D. Fernández-Prieto and R. Sabia Eds.

Daniele Sampietro, “Crustal Modelling and Moho Estimation with GOCE Gravity Data” in “Remote Sensing Advances for Earth System Science - The ESA Changing Earth Science Network: Projects 2011–2013”, Springer Earth System Sciences, D. Fernández-Prieto and R. Sabia Eds.

Guimbard, S.; Reul, N.; Chapron, B.; Umbert, M. & Maes, C. Seasonal and interannual variability of the Eastern Tropical Pacific Fresh Pool J. Geophys. Res., 2017, doi:10.1002/2016JC012130    

ALANIS Aerosols

Kulmala,M.,Arola,A.,Nieminen,T.,Riuttanen,L.,Sogacheva,L., de Leeuw, G., Kerminen, V.-M., and Lehtinen, K. E. J., (2011), The first estimates of global nucleation mode aerosol concentrations based on satellite measurements, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11, 10791-10801, 2011 doi:10.5194/acp-11-10791-2011

deLeeuw,G.,Arola,A.,Sogacheva,L.,Kivekäs,N.,Kerminen,V.- M., Arneth, A., Christensen, T., Korhonen, H., Partanen, A.-I., Lappalainen, H., Kolmonen, P., Mielonen, T., Sofiev, M.,
Kulmala, M., and Pinnock, S., (2011), On the use of satellites to obtain information on the occurrence of natural and anthropogenic aerosols over the boreal eurasian forest, Biogeosciences Discussion, 8, 8451-8483, 2011 doi:10.5194/bgd-8-8451-2011

ALANIS Methane

Hayman, G.D, O'Connor, F.M, Dalvi, M, Clark, D.B, Gedney, N, Huntingford, C, Prigent, C., Buchwitz, M., Schneising, O., Burrows, J.P., Wilson, C., Richards, N.., Chipperfield, M.f, (2014), Comparison of the HadGEM2 climate-chemistry model against in situ and SCIAMACHY atmospheric methane data, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, Volume 14, Issue 23, 12 December 2014, Pages 13257-13280

Schneising, O., Bergamaschi, P., Bovensmann, H., Buchwitz, M., Burrows, J. P., Deutscher, N. M., Griffith, D. W. T., Heymann, J., Macatangay, R., Messerschmidt, J., Notholt, J., Rettinger, M., Reuter, M., Sussmann, R., Velazco, V. A., Warneke, T., Wennberg, P. O., and Wunch, D.,, (2012), Atmospheric greenhouse gases retrieved from SCIAMACHY: comparison to ground-based FTS measurements and model results, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12, 1527-1540, 2012 doi:10.5194/acp-12-1527-2012

Bartsch, A., Trofaier, A.M., Hayman, G., Sabel, D., Schlaffer, S., Clark, D., Blyth, E.,, (2012), Detection of open water dynamics with ENVISAT ASAR in support of land surface modelling at high latitudes, Biogeosciences, 9, 703-714, 2012 doi:10.5194/bg-9-703-2012

Naeimi, V., Paulik, C., Bartsch, A., Wagner, W., Kidd, R., Boike, J., Elger, K.,, (2012), ASCAT Surface State Flag (SSF): Extracting Information on Surface Freeze/Thaw Conditions From Backscatter Data Using an Empirical Threshold-Analysis Algorithm, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, Volume:50 ,  Issue: 7 DOI 10.1109/TGRS.2011.2177667

Prigent, C., Papa, F., Aires, F., Jimenez, C., Rossow, W.B., Matthews, E.,, (2012), Changes in land surface water dynamics since the 1990s and relation to population pressure, Geophysical Research Letters, Volume 39, Issue 8, April 2012 DOI: 10.1029/2012GL051276

Reschke, J., Bartsch, A., Schlaffer, S., Schepaschenko, D.,, (2012), Capability of C-Band SAR for Operational Wetland Monitoring at High Latitudes, Remote Sensing, 4(10), 2923-2943; doi:10.3390/rs4102923

Trofaier, A., Rees, W., Bartsch, A., Sabel, D., Schlaffer, S.,, (2012), Feasibility Study of Using Active Microwave Data for Examination of Thaw Lake Drainage Patterns over the Yamal Peninsula, Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Permafrost, 413-418; ISBN: 978-5-905911-01-9

ALANIS smoke plumes

Fisher, D. N., Muller, J.-P., and Yershov, V.n., (2014), Automated stereo retrieval of smoke plume injection heights and retrieval of smoke plume masks from AATSR and assessment with CALIPSO and MISR, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, Volume:52 ,  Issue: 2 doi 10.1109/TGRS.2013.2249073

M. Krol, W. Peters, P. Hooghiemstra, M. George, C. Clerbaux, D. Hurtmans, D. McInerney, F. Sedano, P. Bergamaschi, M. El Hajj, J. W. Kaiser, D. Fisher, V. Yershov, and J.-P. Muller, (2013), How much CO was emitted by the 2010 fires around Moscow?, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 13, 4737-4747, 2013 doi:10.5194/acp-13-4737-2013

Fisher, D., & Muller, J. P., (2013), Global warping coefficients for improving ATSR co-registration, Remote Sensing Letters, Volume 4, Issue 2, 2013 DOI:10.1080/2150704X.2012.713138

Muller, J.P., Yershov, V., Fisher, D., Krol, M., Peters, W., San-Miguel, J., Palumbo, I., Sedano, F., Strobl, P., Clerbaux, C., George, M., Helbert, J., Guillaume, B.,, (2011), New products for a better characterisation of smoke plume and gas/aerosol dispersion from boreal eurasian forest fires: the ALANIS Smoke Plume project, Biogeosciences Discussion, 8, 9747-9761, 2011 doi:10.5194/bgd-8-9747-2011


Sippel, S., Lange, H., Mahecha, M.D., Hauhs, M., Bodesheim, P., Kaminski, T., Gans, F., Rosso, O.A. Diagnosing the Dynamics of Observed and Simulated Ecosystem Gross Primary Productivity with Time Causal Information Theory Quantifiers. PLoS ONE 11: e0164960. , doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0164960.

Sippel, S., Zscheischler, J., Heimann, M., Otto, F.E.L, Peters, J. and Mahecha, M.D. Quantifying changes in climate variability and extremes: pitfalls and their overcoming. Geophysical Research Letters, 42, 9990--9998, doi:10.1002/2015GL066307.

Flach, M., Gans, F., Brenning, A., Denzler, J., Reichstein, M., Rodner, E., Bathiany, S., Bodesheim, P., Guanche, Y., Sippel, S., and Mahecha, M.D. Multivariate Anomaly Detection for Earth Observations: A Comparison of Algorithms and Feature Extraction Techniques. Earth System Dynamics - Discussions, doi:10.5194/esd-2016-51.

Sippel, S., Zscheischler, J., Hermann, M., Lange, H., Mahecha, M.D., Van Oldenburg, G.J., Otto, F.E.L., and Reichstein, M. Have precipitation extremes and annual totals been increasing in the world's dry regions over the last 60 years? Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 21, 441-458 doi:10.5194/hess-21-441-2017.


Schürmann, G. J., Kaminski, T., Köstler, C., Carvalhais, N., Voßbeck, M., Kattge, J., Giering, R., Rödenbeck, C., Heimann, M., and Zaehle, S, (2016) Constraining a land surface model with multiple observations by application of the MPI-Carbon Cycle Data Assimilation System, Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2015-263.

T. Kaminski, W. Knorr, G. Schürmann, M. Scholze, P. J. Rayner, S. Zaehle, S. Blessing, W. Dorigo, V. Gayler, R. Giering, N. Gobron, J. P. Grant, M. Heimann, A. Hooker-Strout, S. Houweling, T. Kato, J. Kattge, D. Kelley, S. Kemp, E. N. Koffi, C. Köstler, P.P. Mathieu, B. Pinty, C. H. Reick, C. Rödenbeck, R. Schnur, K. Scipal, C. Sebald, T. Stacke, A. Terwisscha van Scheltinga, M. Vossbeck, H. Widmann, and T. Ziehn, (2013), The BETHY/JSBACH Carbon Cycle Data Assimilation System: experiences and challenges., Journal of Geophysical Research, 118:doi:10.1002/jgrg.20118


Andrew Shepherd, Erik R. Ivins, Geruo A, Valentina R. Barletta, Mike J. Bentley, Srinivas Bettadpur, Kate H. Briggs, David H. Bromwich, René Forsberg, Natalia Galin, Martin Horwath, Stan Jacobs, Ian Joughin, Matt A. King, Jan T. M. Lenaerts, Jilu Li, Stefan R. M. Ligtenberg, Adrian Luckman, Scott B. Luthcke, Malcolm McMillan, Rakia Meister, Glenn Milne, Jeremie Mouginot, Alan Muir, Julien P. Nicolas, John Paden, Antony J. Payne, Hamish Pritchard, Eric Rignot, Helmut Rott, Louise Sandberg Sørensen, Ted A. Scambos, Bernd Scheuchl, Ernst J. O. Schrama, Ben Smith, Aud V. Sundal, Jan H. van Angelen, Willem J. van de Berg, Michiel R. van den Broeke, David G. Vaughan, Isabella Velicogna, John Wahr, Pippa L. Whitehouse, Duncan J. Wingham, Donghui Yi, Duncan Young, H. Jay Zwally, (2012), A Reconciled Estimate of Ice-Sheet Mass Balance, Science, VOL 338 (30), November 2012


Heather A. Bouman, Trevor Platt, Martina Doblin, Francisco G. Figueiras, Kristinn Gudmundsson, Hafsteinn G. Gudfinnsson, Bangqin Huang, Anna Hickman, Michael Hiscock, Thomas Jackson, Vivian A. Lutz, Frédéric Mélin, Francisco Rey, Pierre Pepin, Valeria Segura, Gavin H. Tilstone, Virginie van Dongen-Vogels, and Shubha Sathyendranath (2018) Photosynthesis–irradiance parameters of marine phytoplankton: synthesis of a global data set Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 10 10.5194/essd-10-251-2018
Thomas Jackson, Shubha Sathyendranath and Trevor Platt (2017) An Exact Solution For Modeling Photoacclimation of the Carbon-to-Chlorophyll Ratio in Phytoplankton Frontiers in Marine Science 4 10.3389/fmars.2017.00283 

North Hydrology

Surdu, C. M., C.R. Duguay, H. Kheyrollah Pour, and L.C. Brown, (2015), Ice freeze-up and break-up detection of shallow lakes in Northern Alaska with spaceborne SAR, Remote Sensing, 7, 6133-6159; doi:10.3390/rs70506133

Duguay, C.R., M. Bernier, Y. Gauthier, and A. Kouraev, (2015), Remote sensing of lake and river ice, In Remote Sensing of the Cryosphere, Edited by M. Tedesco. Wiley-Blackwell (Oxford, UK), pp. 273-306.

H. Kheyrollah Pour, C. R. Duguay, R. Solberg, and Ø. Rudjord, (2014), Impact of satellite-based lake surface observations on the initial state of HIRLAM. Part I: evaluation of remotely-sensed lake surface water temperature observations, Tellus, Series A, 66, 21534,

H. Kheyrollah Pour, L. Rontu, C. R. Duguay, K. Eerola and E Kourzeneva, (2014), Impact of satellite-based lake surface observations on the initial state of HIRLAM. Part II: Analysis of lake surface temperature and ice cover, Tellus, Series A, 66, 21395,

C. Surdu, C. R. Duguay, L. C. Brown , and D. Fernàndez-Prieto, (2014), Response of Ice Cover on Shallow lakes of the North Slope of Alaska to Contemporary Climate Conditions (1950-2011): radar remote Sensing and Numerical Modelling data Analysis, The Cryosphere, 8 (1), 167-180, 2014.

Eerola, K., L. Rontu, E. Kourzeneva, H. Kheyrollah Pour, and C.R. Duguay, (2014), Impact of partly ice-free Lake Ladoga on temperature and cloudiness in an anticyclonic winter situation - a case study using HIRLAM model., Tellus Series A: Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 66, 23929,

Cheng, B., T. Vihma, L. Rontu, A. Kontu, H. Kheyrollah Pour, C.R. Duguay, and J. Pulliainen, (2014), Evolution of snow and ice temperature, thickness and energy balance in Lake Orajärvi, northern Finland., Tellus Series A: Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 66, 21564,

Kheyrollah Pour, H., C.R. Duguay, A. Martynov, and L.C. Brown, (2012), Simulation of surface temperature and ice cover of large northern lakes with 1-D models: A comparison with MODIS satellite data and in situmeasurements, Tellus Series A: Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 64, 17614, doi: 10.3402/tellusa.v64i0.17614.

OceanFlux Greenhouse Gases

Ashton IG, Shutler JD, Land PE, Woolf DK, Quartly GD (2016), A Sensitivity Analysis of the Impact of Rain on Regional and Global Sea-Air Fluxes of CO2. PLoS ONE 11(9): e0161105. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0161105

Wrobel, I., Piskozub, J. (2016) Effect of gas-transfer velocity parameterization choice on air– sea CO2 fluxes in the North Atlantic Ocean and the European Arctic, Ocean Science, 12, 1091-1103, doi:10.5194/os-12-1091-2016

Shutler, Quartly, Donlon, Sathyendranath, Platt, Chapron, Johannessen, Girard-Ardhuind, Nightingale, Woolf, Høyer (2016) Progress in satellite remote sensing for studying physical processes at the ocean surface and its borders with the atmosphere and sea-ice Progress in Physical Geography 40: 215-246, doi:10.1177/0309133316638957

Shutler JD, Land PE, Piolle J-F, Woolf DK, Goddijn-Murphy L, Paul F, Girard-Ardhuin F, Chapron B, Donlon CJ (2016), FluxEngine: a flexible processing system for calculating atmosphere-ocean carbon dioxide gas fluxes and climatologies, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-14-00204.1.

Woolf DK, Land PE, Shutler JD, Goddijn-Murphy LM, Donlon CJ (2016), On the calculation of air-sea fluxes of CO2 in the presence of temperature and salinity gradients, Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, doi: 10.1002/2015JC011427.

Goddijn-Murphy L, Woolf DK, Callaghan AH, Nightingale PD, Shutler JD (2015), A reconciliation of empirical and mechanistic models of the air-sea gas transfer velocity, Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, doi:10.1002/2015JC011096.

Goddijn-Murphy, L.M., D.K. Woolf, P.E. Land, J.D. Shutler, C.J. Donlon (2015), The OceanFlux Greenhouse Gases methodology for deriving a sea surface climatology of CO2 fugacity in support of air-sea gas flux studies,Ocean Science, 11, 519-541, doi:10.5194/os-11-519-2015

Rödenbeck, C., Bakker, D. C. E., Gruber, N., Iida, Y., Jacobson, A. R., Jones, S., Landschützer, P., Metzl, N., Nakaoka, S., Olsen, A., Park, G.-H., Peylin, P., Rodgers, K. B., Sasse, T. P., Schuster, U., Shutler, J. D., Valsala, V., Wanninkhof, R., and Zeng, J. (2015) Data-based estimates of the ocean carbon sink variability – first results of the Surface Ocean pCO2 Mapping intercomparison (SOCOM), Biogeosciences, 12, 7251-7278, doi:10.5194/bg-12-7251-2015

Kudryavtsev, V., B. Chapron, and V. Makin, (2014), Impact of wind waves on the air-sea fluxes: A coupled model, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 119, 1217–1236, doi:10.1002/2013JC009412

Land, P. E., Shutler, J. D., Cowling, R. D., Woolf, D. K., Walker, P., Findlay, H. S., Upstill-Goddard, R. C., and Donlon, C. J., (2013), Climate change impacts on sea–air fluxes of CO2 in three Arctic seas: a sensitivity study using Earth observation, Biogeosciences, 10, 8109-8128, 2013 doi:10.5194/bg-10-8109-2013

Goddijn-Murphy, L.,Woolf, D. K., Chapron, B., Queffeulou. P, (2013), Improvements to estimating the air–sea gas transfer velocity by using dual-frequency, altimeter backscatter, Remote Sensing of Environment, 136, 1-5.

L. Goddijn-Murphy, D.K. Woolf and C.A. Marandino, (2012), Space-based retrievals of air-sea gas transfer velocities using altimeters: Calibration for dimethyl sulfide, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, Vol 117 Issue C8 DOI: 10.1029/2011JC007535

OceanFlux Sea-Spray Aerosol

O’Dowd, C., D. Ceburnis, J. Ovadnevaite, J. Bialek, D. B. Stengel, M. Zacharias, U. Nitschke, S. Connan, M. Rinaldi, S. Fuzzi, S. Decesari, M. Cristina Facchini, S. Marullo, R. Santoleri, A. Dell’Anno, C. Corinaldesi, M. Tangherlini, and R. Danovaro (2015), Connecting marine productivity to sea-spray via nanoscale biological processes: Phytoplankton Dance or Death Disco?, Scientific Reports, 5, 14883, doi:10.1038/srep14883.

O'Dowd, C., D. Ceburnis, J. Ovadnevaite, A. Vaishya, M. Rinaldi, and M. C. Facchini (2014), Do anthropogenic, continental or coastal aerosol sources impact on a marine aerosol signature at Mace Head?, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14(19), 10687-10704, doi:10.5194/acp-14-10687-2014.

Ovadnevaite, J., D. Ceburnis, S. Leinert, M. Dall'Osto, M. Canagaratna, S. O'Doherty, H. Berresheim, and C. O'Dowd (2014), Submicron NE Atlantic marine aerosol chemical composition and abundance: Seasonal trends and air mass categorization, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 2013JD021330, doi:10.1002/2013JD021330

Ovadnevaite, J., Manders, A., de Leeuw, G., Ceburnis, D., Monahan, C., Partanen, A.-I., Korhonen, H., and O'Dowd, C. D, (2014), A sea spray aerosol flux parameterization encapsulating wave state, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 14, 1837-1852, doi:10.5194/acp-14-1837- 2014

Partanen, A.-I., Dunne, E. M., Bergman, T., Laakso, A., Kokkola, H., Ovadnevaite, J., Sogacheva, L., Baisnée, D., Sciare, J., Manders, A., O'Dowd, C., de Leeuw, G., and Korhonen, H., (2014), Global modelling of direct and indirect effects of sea spray aerosol using a source function encapsulating wave state, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 14, 11731-11752, 2014, doi:10.5194/acp-14-11731-2014

Norris, S. J., Brooks, I. M., Moat, B. I., Yelland, M. J., de Leeuw, G., Pascal, R. W., and Brooks, B., (2013), Near-surface measurements of sea spray aerosol production over whitecaps in the open ocean,, Ocean Science, 9, 133-145, doi:10.5194/os-9-133-2013, 2013

Law, C.S., Brévière , E., de Leeuw, G., Guieu, C., Garçon, V., Kieber, D., Kontradowitz , S., Paulmier, A., Quinn, P.K., Saltzman, E., Stefels, J., and von Glasow, R., (2013), Evolving Research Directions in Surface Ocean Lower Atmosphere (SOLAS) Science., Environ. Chem., 10, 1–16,

Vaishya, A., J. Ovadnevaite, J. Bialek, S.G. Jennings, D. Ceburnis, and C.D. O’Dowd, (2013), Bistable effect of Organic Enrichment on Sea-Spray Radiative Properties, Geophysical Research Letters, 2013GL058452, doi: 10.1002/2013GL058452

Ovadnevaite, J., D. Ceburnis, M. Canagaratna, H. Berresheim, J. Bialek, G. Martucci, D. R. Worsnop, and C. O’Dowd, (2012), On the effect of wind speed on submicron sea salt mass concentrations and source fluxes, Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, D16201, doi:10.1029/2011JD017379


Hernández-Carrasco, I., J. Sudre, V. Garçon, H. Yahia, C. Garbe, A. Paulmier, B. Dewitte, S. Illig, and I. Dadou,, (2015), Reconstruction of super-resolution fields of ocean pCO2 and air–sea fluxes of CO2 from satellite imagery in the Southeastern Atlantic, Biogeosciences Discussion, 12, 1405-1452, doi:10.5194/bgd-12-1405-2015

Sudre, J., Yahia, H., Pont, O., and Garçon, V., (2015), Ocean turbulent dynamics at super resolution from optimal multiresolution analysis and multiplicative cascade,, Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, DOI : 10.1109/TGRS.2015.2436431 (in press)

Garbe, C., Rutgersson, A., Boutin, J., Delille, B., Fairall, C., Gruber, N., Hare, J., Ho, D., John- son, M., de Leeuw, G., Nightingale, P., Pettersson, H., Piskozub, J., Sahlee, E., Tsai, W., Ward, B., Woolf, D., and Zappa, C.,, (2014), Transfer across the air–sea interface, In: Ocean–Atmosphere Interactions of Gases and Particles, edited by: Liss, P. and Johnson, M., Springer-Verlag, Norwich, UK, 55–112, 2014

S. K. Maji, H. Yahia, Edges, (2013), Transitions and Criticality, Pattern Recognition, 47(6) 2104-2115, Elsevier, June 2014. 10.1016/j.patcog.2013.12.013

Butz, A., S. Guerlet, O. P. Hasekamp, A. Kuze, A., and H. Suto, (2013), Using ocean-glint scattered sunlight as a diagnostic tool for satellite remote sensing of greenhouse gases, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 6, 2509-2520,  doi:10.5194/amt-6-2509-2013


von Savigny, C., F. Ernst, A. Rozanov, R. Hommel, K.-U. Eichmann, V. Rozanov, J. P. Burrows, and L. W. Thomason (2015), Improved stratospheric aerosol extinction profiles from SCIAMACHY: Validation and sample results, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 5223-5235

Penckwitt, A. A., Bodeker, G. E., Stoll, P., Lewis, J., von Clarmann, T., and Jones, A. (2015) Validation of merged MSU4 and AMSU9 temperature climate records with a new 2002–2012 vertically resolved temperature record, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss. 8, 235-267, doi:10.5194/amtd-8-235-2015, 2015

Hegglin, M. I., S. Tegtmeier, and the SPARC Data Initiative Team, (2013) SPARC Data Initiative: Comparison of water vapour climatologies from international limb satellite sounders, J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2013JD019614

Tegtmeier, S.,M. I. Hegglin, and the SPARC Data Initiative Team (2013) SPARC Data Initiative: Comparison of ozone climatologies from international limb satellite sounders,  J. Geophys. Res. doi:10.1029/2013JD019877, 2013

Toohey, M., M. I. Hegglin, and the SPARC Data Initiative Team (2013) Characterizing sampling bias in the trace gas climatologies of the SPARC Data Initiative, J. Geophys. Res., Volume 118, Issue 20 doi:10.1029/2013JD020298, 2013.


Fernandez-Prieto, D, van Oevelen, P., Su, Z. and Wagner, W., (2012), Advances in earth observation for water cycle science, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 16, 543-549

Su, Z., W. Dorigo, D. Fernández-Prieto, M. Van Helvoirt, K. Hungershoefer, R. de Jeu, R. Parinussa, J. Timmermans, R. Roebeling, M. Schröder, J. Schulz, C. Van der Tol, P. Stammes, W. Wagner, L. Wang, P. Wang, and E. Wolters,, (2010), Earth observation Water Cycle Multi-Mission Observation Strategy (WACMOS), Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussion, 7, 7899-7956

Roebeling, R. A., E.L.A. Wolters, J.F. Meirink and H. Leijnse, (2012), Triple collocation of precipitation retrievals from SEVIRI with gridded rain gauge data and weather radar observations over Europe,, J. of Hydro. Met., 13, 1552–1566, doi:

Wang, P., P. Stammes and R. Mueller, (2011), Surface solar irradiance from SCIAMACHY measurements: algorithm and validation, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 4, 875-891, 2011 doi:10.5194/amt-4-875-2011

Wolters, E.L.A., B.J.J.M. van den Hurk en R.A. Roebeling, (2011), Evaluation of rainfall retrievals from SEVIRI reflectances over West Africa using TRMM-PR and CMORPH,, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 15, 437-451, doi:10.5194/hess-15-437-2011.

Dorigo, W., De Jeu, R., Chung, D., Parinussa, R., Liu, Y., Wagner, W., & Fernandez- Prieto, D, (2012), Evaluating global trends (1988-2010) in homogenized remotely sensed surface soil moisture., Geophysical Research Letters, 39, L18405

De Jeu, R.A.M., Dorigo, W.A., Parinussa, R.M., Wagner, W. and Chung, D., (2012), Soil Moisture, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, State of the Climate in 2011 93 (7), S30-S34

De Jeu, R.A.M., Dorigo, W.A., Parinussa, R.M., Wagner, W., Liu, Y.Y., Chung, D., Fernández-Prieto, D., (2012), Building a Climate Record of Soil Moisture from Historical Satellite Observations, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, State of the Climate in 2011 93 (7), S32-S33

Liu, Y.Y, Dorigo, W. A., Parinussa, R. M., de Jeu, R. A. M., Wagner, W., McCabe, M. F., Evans, J. P., van Dijk, A. I. J. M., (2012), Trend-preserving blending of passive and active microwave soil moisture retrievals., Remote Sensing of Environment, 123, 280-297, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2012.03.014.

Taylor, C. M., De Jeu, R. A. M., Guichard, F., Harris, P. P., and Dorigo, W. A, (2012), Afternoon rain more likely over drier soils, Nature, 489, 282–286

Wang, G, D Garcia, Y Liu, RAM De Jeu and AJ Dolman, (2012), A three-dimensional gap filling method for satellite soil moisture, Environmental Modelling and Software, 30, 139-142

De Jeu, RAM, WW Wagner, W Dorigo, and Y Liu,, (2011), Soil Moisture, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, State of the Climate in 2010  92, 52-53

Liu, Y, R Parinussa, WA Dorigo, RAM De Jeu, W Wagner, AIJM van Dijk, MF McCabe and JP Evans,, (2011), Developing an improved soil moisture dataset by blending passive and active microwave satellite-based soil moisture retrievals,, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 15, 425-436

Parinussa R, AGCA Meesters, Y Liu, W Dorigo, W Wagner and RAM De Jeu,, (2011), An Analytical Solution to Estimate the Error Structure of a Global Soil Moisture Dataset,, Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, IEEE, 8, 779-783, doi: 10.1109/LGRS.2011.2114872

Dorigo W, K Scipal, RM Parinussa, YY Liu, W Wagner, RAM De Jeu, and V Naeimi,, (2010), Error characterisation of global active and passive microwave soil moisture data sets, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 14, 2605-2616

Abouali, M., Timmermans, J., Castillo, J.E. and Su, Z., (2013), A high performance GPU implementation of Surface Energy Balance System (SEBS) based on CUDA-C., Environmental modelling and software, 41 (2013) pp. 134-138

Timmermans.J, Van der Tol, C., Verhoef, A., Verhoef, W., Su, Z., Van Helvoirt, M., Wang, L., (2013), Quantifying the Uncertainty in Estimates of Surface Atmosphere Fluxes by evaluation of SEBS and SCOPE models, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, vol17, 4 1561-1573

X. Chen, Z. Su, Y. Ma, K. Yang, and B.Wang, (2013), Estimation of surface energy fluxes under complex terrain of Mt. Qomolangma over the Tibetan Plateau, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 17, 1607–1618, 2013, doi:10.5194/hess-17-1607-2013


Miralles, DG, Teuling, AJ, van Heerwaarden, CC, and de Arellano , JV-G, (2014), Mega-heatwave temperatures due to combined soil desiccation and atmospheric heat accumulation, Nature Geoscience, 7, 345–349 (2014) doi:10.1038/ngeo2141

Diego G. Miralles, Martinus J. van den Berg, John H. Gashm, Robert M. Parinussa, Richard A. M. de Jeu, Hylke E. Beck, Thomas R. H. Holmes, Carlos Jiménez, Niko E. C. Verhoest, Wouter A. Dorigo, Adriaan J. Teuling and A. Johannes Dolman., (2013), El Niño-La Niña cycle and recent trends in continental evaporation, Nature Climate Change, 4, 122–126 (2014) doi:10.1038/nclimate2068

McCabe, M. F., A.Ershadi, C. Jimenez, D. G. Miralles, D. Michel, and E.F. Wood, The GEWEX LandFlux project: evaluation of model evaporation using tower-based and globally-gridded forcing data, Geoscientific Model Development Discussions, 8, 6809-6866, doi:10.5194/gmdd-8-6809-2015, 2015.

Miralles D. G, C. Jiménez, M. Jung, D. Miche, A. Ershadi, M. F. McCabe, M. Hirschi, A. J. Dolman, J. B. Fisher, B. Martens, Q. Mu, S. I. Seneviratne, U. Weber, E. F. Wood and D. Fernández-Prieto, The WACMOS-ET project – Part 2: Evaluation of global land evaporation data sets, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences,20, 823-842, 2016.

Michel D., C. Jiménez, D. M. Miralles, M. Jung, M. Hirschi, A. Ershadi, B. Martens, M. F. McCabe, J. B. Fisher, Q. Mu, S. I. Seneviratne, E. F. Wood, and D. Fernández-Prieto, The WACMOS-ET project – Part 1: Tower-scale performance of four observation-based evapotranspiration algorithms, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 20, 803-822, doi:10.5194/hess-20-803-2016, doi:10.5194/hess-20-823-2016, 2016.


S. Munier, F. Aires (2017) A new global method of satellite dataset merging and quality characterization constrained by the terrestrial water budget, Remote Sensing of Environment (in press)
Munier, S., F. Aires, S. Schlaffer, C. Prigent, F. Papa, P. Maisongrande, and M. Pan, (2014), Combining data sets of satellite-retrieved products for basin-scale water balance study: 2. Evaluation on the Mississippi Basin and closure correction model, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119, 12,100–12,116.

Aires, F.,, (2014), Combining Datasets of Satellite-Retrieved Products. Part I: Methodology and Water Budget Closure, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 15, 1677-1691.

Stefan Schlaffer, Patrick Matgen, Markus Hollaus, Wolfgang Wagner, (2014), Flood detection from multi-temporal SAR data using harmonic analysis and change detection, Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, August 12, 2014


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