Articles | Volume 6, issue 12
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 3515–3525, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-6-3515-2013

Special issue: Tropospheric profiling (ISTP9)

Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 3515–3525, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-6-3515-2013

Research article 10 Dec 2013

Research article | 10 Dec 2013

Characterization of the planetary boundary layer height and structure by Raman lidar: comparison of different approaches

D. Summa et al.

Related authors

Inter-comparison of ABL height estimates from different profiling sensors and models in the framework of HyMeX-SOP1
Donato Summa, Fabio Madonna, Noemi Franco, Bendetto De Rosa, and Paolo Di Girolamo
Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2021-261,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2021-261, 2021
Revised manuscript under review for AMT
Short summary
Lagrangian matches between observations from aircraft, lidar and radar in a warm conveyor belt crossing orography
Maxi Boettcher, Andreas Schäfler, Michael Sprenger, Harald Sodemann, Stefan Kaufmann, Christiane Voigt, Hans Schlager, Donato Summa, Paolo Di Girolamo, Daniele Nerini, Urs Germann, and Heini Wernli
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 5477–5498, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-5477-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-5477-2021, 2021
Short summary
Atmospheric boundary layer height estimation from aerosol lidar: a new approach based on morphological image processing techniques
Gemine Vivone, Giuseppe D'Amico, Donato Summa, Simone Lolli, Aldo Amodeo, Daniele Bortoli, and Gelsomina Pappalardo
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 4249–4265, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-4249-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-4249-2021, 2021
Short summary
Temperature and water vapour measurements in the framework of the Network for the Detection of Atmospheric Composition Change (NDACC)
Benedetto De Rosa, Paolo Di Girolamo, and Donato Summa
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 405–427, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-405-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-405-2020, 2020
Short summary
Characterization of atmospheric aerosol optical properties based on the combined use of a ground-based Raman lidar and an airborne optical particle counter in the framework of the Hydrological Cycle in the Mediterranean Experiment – Special Observation Period 1
Dario Stelitano, Paolo Di Girolamo, Andrea Scoccione, Donato Summa, and Marco Cacciani
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 12, 2183–2199, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-12-2183-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-12-2183-2019, 2019
Short summary

Related subject area

Subject: Aerosols | Technique: Remote Sensing | Topic: Instruments and Platforms
Polarization lidar for detecting dust orientation: system design and calibration
Alexandra Tsekeri, Vassilis Amiridis, Alexandros Louridas, George Georgoussis, Volker Freudenthaler, Spiros Metallinos, George Doxastakis, Josef Gasteiger, Nikolaos Siomos, Peristera Paschou, Thanasis Georgiou, George Tsaknakis, Christos Evangelatos, and Ioannis Binietoglou
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 7453–7474, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-7453-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-7453-2021, 2021
Short summary
Accuracy in starphotometry
Liviu Ivănescu, Konstantin Baibakov, Norman T. O'Neill, Jean-Pierre Blanchet, and Karl-Heinz Schulz
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 6561–6599, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-6561-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-6561-2021, 2021
Short summary
Rethinking the correction for absorbing aerosols in the OMI- and TROPOMI-like surface UV algorithms
Antti Arola, William Wandji Nyamsi, Antti Lipponen, Stelios Kazadzis, Nickolay A. Krotkov, and Johanna Tamminen
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 4947–4957, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-4947-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-4947-2021, 2021
Short summary
Mie–Raman–fluorescence lidar observations of aerosols during pollen season in the north of France
Igor Veselovskii, Qiaoyun Hu, Philippe Goloub, Thierry Podvin, Marie Choël, Nicolas Visez, and Mikhail Korenskiy
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 4773–4786, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-4773-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-4773-2021, 2021
Short summary
Satellite imagery and products of the 16–17 February 2020 Saharan Air Layer dust event over the eastern Atlantic: impacts of water vapor on dust detection and morphology
Lewis Grasso, Daniel Bikos, Jorel Torres, John F. Dostalek, Ting-Chi Wu, John Forsythe, Heather Q. Cronk, Curtis J. Seaman, Steven D. Miller, Emily Berndt, Harry G. Weinman, and Kennard B. Kasper
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 1615–1634, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-1615-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-1615-2021, 2021
Short summary

Cited articles

Behrendt, A., Pal, S., Aoshima, F., Bender, M., Blyth, A., Corsmeier, U., Cuesta, J., Dick, G., Dorninger, M., Flamant, C., Di Girolamo, P., Gorgas, T., Huang, Y., Kalthoff, N., Khodayar, S., Mannstein, H., and Wulfmeyer, V.: Observation of Convection Initiation Processes with a Suite of State-of-the-Art Research Instruments during COPS IOP8b, Q. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., 137, 81–100, https://doi.org/10.1002/qj.758, 2011.
Bhawar, R., Di Girolamo, P., Summa, D., Flamant, C., Althausen, D., Behrendt, A., Kiemle, C., Bosser, P., Cacciani, M., Champollion, C., Di Iorio, T., Engelmann, R., Herold, C., Müller, D., Pal, S., Wirth, M., and Wulfmeyer, V.: The Water Vapour Intercomparison Effort in the Framework of the Convective and Orographically-Induced Precipitation Study: Airborne-to-Ground-based and airborne-to-airborne Lidar Systems, Q. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., 137, 325–348, https://doi.org/10.1002/qj.697, 2011
Boers, R., Spinhirne, J. D., and Hart, W. D.: Lidar observations of the fine-scale variability of marine stratocumulus clouds, J. Appl. Meteorol., 27, 797–810, 1988
Bösenberg, J. and Linné, H.: Laser remote sensing of the planetary boundary layer, Meteor. Z., 11, 233–240, 2002.
Brooks, I. M.: Finding boundary layer top: Application of a wavelet covariance transform to lidar backscatter profiles, J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 20, 1092–1105, 2003.