Presentations at Scientific Meetings

2018

  • Production and Validation of Land and sea-ice Albedo ECVs from QA4ECV using in situ tower and NASA-CAR measurements, presented by Jan-Peter Muller at the ESA ESRIN LPVE - land product validation and evolution Conference, Frascati, Italy, 27 Feb - 1 Mar 2018. [PDF]
  • Multi-decadal global retrievals of Fraction of Absorbed Photosynthetically Radiation (FAPAR) and effective Leaf Area Index (LAI) from the QA4ECV project, presented by Simon Blessing at the ESA ESRIN LPVE - land product validation and evolution Conference, Frascati, Italy, 27 Feb - 1 Mar 2018. [PDF]
  • Land ECV inversion algorithm performance assessment in the frame of QA4ECV FP7 project: a model-based approach, presented by Christian Lanconelli at the ESA ESRIN LPVE - land product validation and evolution Conference, Frascati, Italy, 27 Feb - 1 Mar 2018. [PDF]
  • Keynote: FRM for land surface parameters: Validation with a Metrology perspective, presented by Joanne Nightingale at the ESA ESRIN LPVE - land product validation and evolution Conference, Frascati, Italy, 27 Feb - 1 Mar 2018. [PDF]

2017

  • 2007-2017: 10 years of IASI CO retrievals, presented by Maya George at the AGU Fall Meeting, New Orleans, USA, 15 December 2017. [PDF]
  • Tropospheric HCHO retrieved from OMI, GOME(-2), and SCIAMACHY within the Quality Assurance For Essential Climate Variables (QA4ECV) project, presented by Isabelle De Smedt at the EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference, Rome, Italy, 2 October 2017. [PDF]
  • CO and SO2: two IASI products operationally distributed by EUMETCAST, presented by Maya George a the the EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference, Rome, Italy, 2 October 2017. [PDF].
  • New tropospheric NO2 retrieval products from OMI (and GOME-2 and SCIAMACHY) from the EU QA4ECV project, presented by K. Folkert Boersma at the OMI Science Team meeting, Greenbelt (MD), United States, 13 September 2017. [PDF]
  • Quality Assurance for NASA, KNMI, BIRA-IASB and QA4ECV spectral fitting algorithms for NO2 and HCHO Slant Columns from OMI and GOME-2A , presented by Marina Zara at the OMI Science Team meeting, Greenbelt (MD), United States, 13 September 2017. [PDF]
  • Quality assessment of bidirectional reflectance factor produced using visible imagers on board geostationary satellites, presented by Youva Aoun at the EMS conference in Dublin, September 2017. [PDF]
  • Surface reflectance anisotropy, clouds, and NO2: changing perspectives for GOME-2 and OMI, presented by Alba Lorente at the 8th International DOAS Workshop, Yokohama, Japan, 4 September 2017. [PDF]
  • Evaluation of Land ECVs from QA4ECV using an optimal estimation framework, presented by Jan-Peter Muller at the ISRSE-37 2017 symposium in Tshwane (Pretoria), South Africa, 8 May 2017. [PDF]
  • Tropospheric NO2 retrieved from OMI, GOME(-2) and SCIAMACHY within the QA4ECV project: retrieval improvement, harmonization and quality assurance, presented by K. Folkert Boersma at the European Geophysical Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 26 April 2017. [PDF]

2016

  • An ECV algorithm for the retrieval of tropospheric HCHO from OMI, GOME(-2), and SCIAMACHY within the Quality Assurance for Essential Climate Variables (QA4ECV) project, presented by Isabelle De Smedt at the ESA ACVE meeting, ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, 19 October 2016. [PDF]
  • Harmonization of uncertainty within QA4ECV and Feedback on Fiduceo, presented by Steven Compernolle at the Workshop on FP7/H2020 projects, European Commission, Brussels, Belgium, 28 September 2016. [PDF]
  • QA4ECV project: status overview, presented by K. Folkert Boersma and Jan-Peter Muller at the Workshop on FP7/H2020 projects, European Commission, Brussels, Belgium, 29 September 2016. [PDF]
  • Quality Assurance for Essential Climate Variables (QA4ECV), project status, presented by K. Folkert Boersma at the Confidence in Climate Services Workshop, GEHRICS, Hamburg, Germany, 15 February 2016. [PDF]

2015

  • Intercomparison of OMI NO2 and HCHO air mass factor calculations: recommendations and best practices, presented by Alba Lorente at the 19th OMI Science Team Meeting, De Bilt, The Netherlands, 2 September 2015. [PDF]
  • QA4ECV: Overview and Year 1 Highlights, presented by K. Folkert Boersma at the FP7 Space Projects Collocation & CORE-CLIMAX Meeting, European Commission, Brussels, Belgium, 15 January 2015. [PDF]

2014

  • The QA4ECV project within the architecture for space-based climate monitoring, presented by Joerg Schulz at CHARMe launch and seminar “Climate Data Informatics – Sharing our collective expertise”, Reading, UK, 10-11 December 2014. [PDF]
  • QA4ECV, presented by Joanne Nightingale at the 5th CCI Collocation Meeting, ESA ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, 20 October 2014. [PDF]
  • Measurements of Atmosphere and Land variables, presented by K. Folkert Boersma at the CCI CMUG 4th Integration Meeting, Exeter, UK, 3 June 2014. [PDF]
  • User requirements: preliminary results, presented by Amelia Marks at the QA4ECV Community Consultation Meeting, European Geophysical Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 2 May 2014. [PDF]