COST Action ES0604: Atmospheric Water
Vapour in the Climate System (WaVaCS)
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First Workshop on atmospheric water vapour measurements

Venue

DWD, Richard Assmann Observatory
Am Observatorium 12
D-15848 Lindenberg
Germany

Programme and Presentations as pdf

Wednesday, 21 May 2008
14:00Kämpfer: Welcome and aim of the workshop (pdf, 1.2 MB)
14:10Engelbart: Welcome
Overview and present state of measurement techniques
Radiosounding
14:15Immler: GCOS Reference Upper-Air Network (pdf, 367 kB)
14:35Kivi: Balloon-borne measurements of water vapour at Sodankylä, Finland (pdf, 381 kB)
14:55Maturilli: Water-vapour measurements in Ny-Alesund, Spitsbergen (pdf, 3.4 MB)
GPS
15:15Bender: Near real-time GPS water-vapour sounding (pdf, 1.7 MB)
16:00Heise: Global water-vapour monitoring by ground- and space-based GPS observationsn (pdf, 2.0 MB)
16:20Clémer:Intercomparison of integrated WV measurements from radiosonde, sunphotometer, FTIR, and GPS instrumentsn (pdf, 2.6 MB)
MWR/FTIR
16:40Kämpfer: Microwave radiometry of water vapour at midlatitudes (pdf, 4.3 MB)
17:00Fally: WV-retrievals from ground-based FTIR measurements: Focus on isotopologues (pdf, 1.6 MB)
17:20Güldner: Experience from operational WV monitoring using ground-based passive remote sensors (pdf, 4.3 MB)
Thursday, 22 May 2008
Lidar
09:00Congeduti: Water-vapour measurements by Raman lidar: Calibration and accuracy (pdf, 2.6 MB)
09:20Reichardt: The operational DWD Lidar for atmospheric WV monitoring (pdf, 2.4 MB)
09:40Kiemle: Accuracy evaluation of DLR airborne H2O DIAL measurements in the UT/LS (pdf, 1.6 MB)
10:00Reichardt: Particle size from Lidar measurements (pdf, 1.9 MB)
Satellites
10:45Eriksson: Accuracy of limb sounding humidity data of the uppermost tropical troposphere (pdf, 1.8 MB)
11:05Milz: Satellite-borne measurements of UTH using MW and IR sensors (pdf, 771 kB)
11:25Chauhan: Temperature, WV, RH over ice retrived using MIPAS-I MK/IAA data processor from MIPAS low resolution UTLS-1 mode during the SCOUT-03 campaign period and comparison to microwave limb sounding V2.2 data (MLS) (pdf, 2.0 MB)
11:45Schroeder: BIAS monitoring of satellite infrared radiances (pdf, 568 kB)
12:05Urban: Overview and quality of global observations of middleatmospheric water vapour by the ODIN satellite (pdf, 2.8 MB)
12:25Rozanov: First retrievals of the stratospheric water vapour content from SCIAMACHY limb measurements (pdf, 561 kB)
Combination of techniques/General issues
13:45Haefele: Synergy and intercomparison of in-situ and remote-sensing measurements of atmospheric water vapour (pdf, 7.4 MB)
14:05Madonna: Water-vapour Raman lidar and microwave profiler: Comparisons and synergies (pdf, 1.9 MB)
14:25Hocke: Long-term trends of water vapour pressure and saturation vapour pressure (pdf, 1.7 MB)
14:45Görsdorf:Cloud profiling at Lindenberg Observatory (pdf, 3.0 MB)
The LUAMI campaign at Lindenberg
15:05Engelbart: LUAMI: The WMO upper-air intercomparison campaign at MOL/RAO 2008 – interface to COST WaVaCS (pdf, 2.7 MB)
Further Projects and Studies
15:45Schiller: SPARC water-vapour initiative (pdf, 663 kB)
16:05Schiller: AquaVIT (pdf, 860 kB)
16:25Smit: Measuring atmospheric humidity from commercial aircraft: Insights from MOZAIC and IAGOS (pdf, 2.3 MB)
16:45Notholt: Ground-based remote-sensing observation of water in the high Arctic and in the tropics (pdf, 1.0 MB)
17:05Vogelmann: Lidar sounding of water-vapour on Mt. Zugspitze (pdf, 15 MB)
17:25Malmusi: Middle-upper water vapour estimation from MSG/UTH products combined with NCEP/NCAR analysis (pdf, 2.0 MB)
Friday, 23 May 2008
09:00all Debriefing of the workshop and plans for the future
10:00Kämpfer Closure of the workshop
10:00 Meeting of the Management Committee of COST-ES0604 (see separate agenda)