Articles | Volume 8, issue 8
Research article
21 Aug 2015
Research article |  | 21 Aug 2015

A simulation study with a new residual ionospheric error model for GPS radio occultation climatologies

J. Danzer, S. B. Healy, and I. D. Culverwell

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Cited articles

Ao, C. O., Mannucci, A. J., and Kursinski, E. R.: Improving GPS radio occultation stratospheric refractivity retrievals for climate benchmarking, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L12701,, 2012.
Cardinali, C. and Healy, S.: Impact of GPS radio occultation measurements in the ECMWF system using adjoint-based diagnostics, Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 140, 2315–2320,, 2014.
Danzer, J.: Testing a new model for the residual ionospheric correction error in GPS radio occultation retrievals, Tech. rep., ROM SAF, CDOP-2 Visiting Scientist Report 23, Ref: SAF/ROM/DMI/REP/VS/24, available at:, last access: September 2014.
Danzer, J., Scherllin-Pirscher, B., and Foelsche, U.: Systematic residual ionospheric errors in radio occultation data and a potential way to minimize them, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 2169–2179,, 2013.
Danzer, J., Gleisner, H., and Healy, S. B.: CHAMP climate data based on the inversion of monthly average bending angles, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 4071–4079,, 2014.