Articles | Volume 14, issue 7
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 5153–5177, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5153-2021

Special issue: Aeolus data and their application (AMT/ACP/WCD inter-journal...

Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 5153–5177, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5153-2021
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Characterization of dark current signal measurements of the ACCDs used on board the Aeolus satellite

Fabian Weiler et al.

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This paper reports on dark current signal anomalies of the detectors used on board the ESA's Earth Explorer satellite Aeolus during the first 1.5 years in orbit. After introducing sophisticated algorithms to classify dark current anomalies according to their characteristics, the impact of the different kinds of anomalies on wind measurements is discussed. In addition, mitigation approaches for the wind retrieval are presented and potential root causes are discussed.