Project Documents:

Relevant Publications:

  • Boesch, H.; Baker, D.; Connor, B.; Crisp, D.; Miller, C. Global Characterization of CO2 Column Retrievals from Shortwave-Infrared Satellite Observations of the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 Mission. Remote Sens. 2011, 3, 270-304.
  • Trent, T.; Boesch, H.; Somkuti, P.; Scott, N.A. Observing Water Vapour in the Planetary Boundary Layer from the Short-Wave Infrared. Remote Sens. 2018, 10, 1469.
  •  Boesch, H., Deutscher, N. M., Warneke, T., Byckling, K., Cogan, A. J., Griffith, D. W. T., Notholt, J., Parker, R. J., and Wang, Z.: HDO/H2O ratio retrievals from GOSAT, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 599-612,, 2013.
  •  Natraj, V.; Boesch, H.; Spurr, R.; Yung, Y. Retrieval of X-CO2 from simulated Orbiting Carbon
  • Somkuti, P.; Boesch, H.; Natraj, V.; Kopparla, P. Application of a PCA-Based Fast Radiative Transfer Model to XCO2 Retrievals in the Shortwave Infrared. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos. 2017, 122, 10477–10496
  • Line 62: Connor, B.J.; Boesch, H.; Toon, G.C.; Sen, B.; Miller, C.E.; Crisp, D. Orbiting carbon observatory: Inverse method and prospective error analysis. J. Geophys. Res. 2008, 113, D05305, doi:10.1029/2006JD008336
  • González, Y., Schneider, M., Dyroff, C., Rodríguez, S., Christner, E., García, O. E., Cuevas, E., Bustos, J. J., Ramos, R., Guirado-Fuentes, C., Barthlott, S., Wiegele, A., and Sepúlveda, E.: Detecting moisture transport pathways to the subtropical North Atlantic free troposphere using paired H2O-δD in situ measurements, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 4251-4269, doi:10.5194/acp-16-4251-2016, 2016
  •  Dyroff, C., Sanati, S., Christner, E., Zahn, A., Balzer, M., Bouquet, H., McManus, J. B.. González-Ramos, Y., and Schneider, M.: Airborne in situ vertical profiling of HDO/H216O in the subtropical troposphere during the MUSICA remote sensing validation campaign, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 2037-2049, doi:10.5194/amt-8-2037-2015, 2015
  • Barthlott, S., Schneider, M., Hase, F., Blumenstock, T., Kiel, M., Dubravica, D., García, O. E., Sepúlveda, E., Mengistu Tsidu, G., Takele Kenea, S., Grutter, M., Plaza-Medina, E. F., Stremme, W., Strong, K., Weaver, D., Palm, M., Warneke, T., Notholt, J., Mahieu, E., Servais, C., Jones, N., Griffith, D. W. T., Smale, D., and Robinson, J.: Tropospheric water vapour isotopologue data (H216O, H218O, and HD16O) as obtained from NDACC/FTIR solar absorption spectra, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 15-29,, 2017
  •  Rokotyan, N. V., Zakharov, V. I., Gribanov, K. G., Schneider, M., Bréon, F.-M., Jouzel, J., Imasu, R., Werner, M., Butzin, M., Petri, C., Warneke, T., and Notholt, J.: A posteriori calculation of δ18O and δD in atmospheric water vapour from ground-based near-infrared FTIR retrievals of H216O, H218O, and HD16O, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 2567-2580,, 2014
  • Schneider, M. and Hase, F.: Optimal estimation of tropospheric H2O and δD with IASI/MetOp, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 11207-11220, doi:10.5194/acp-11-11207-2011, 2011.
  • Wiegele, A., Schneider, M., Hase, F., Barthlott, S., García, O. E., Sepúlveda, E., González, Y., Blumenstock, T., Raffalski, U., Gisi, M., and Kohlhepp, R.: The MUSICA MetOp/IASI H2O and δD products: characterisation and long-term comparison to NDACC/FTIR data, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 2719-2732, doi:10.5194/amt-7-2719-2014, 2014
  •  Schneider, M., Wiegele, A., Barthlott, S., González, Y., Christner, E., Dyroff, C., García, O. E., Hase, F., Blumenstock, T., Sepúlveda, E., Mengistu Tsidu, G., Takele Kenea, S., Rodríguez, S., and Andrey, J.: Accomplishments of the MUSICA project to provide accurate, long-term, global and high-resolution observations of tropospheric {H2O,δD} pairs – a review, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 2845-2875,, 2016.
  •  Frankenberg, C., K. Yoshimura, T. Warneke, I. Aben, A. Butz, N. Deutscher, D. Griffith, F. Hase, J. Notholt, M. Schneider, H. Schrijver, and T. Röckmann: Dynamic processes governing the isotopic composition of water vapor as observed from space and ground, Science, 325, 1374-1377, doi: 10.1126/science.1173791, 2009.
  •  Schneider, M., Borger, C., Wiegele, A., Hase, F., García, O. E., Sepúlveda, E., and Werner, M.: MUSICA MetOp/IASI {H2O,δD} pair retrieval simulations for validating tropospheric moisture pathways in atmospheric models, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 10, 507-525, doi:10.5194/amt-10-507-2017, 2017.
  •  Schneider, M., González, Y., Dyroff, C., Christner, E., Wiegele, A., Barthlott, S., García, O. E., Sepúlveda, E., Hase, F., Andrey, J., Blumenstock, T., Guirado, C., Ramos, R., and Rodríguez, S.: Empirical validation and proof of added value of MUSICA’s tropospheric δD remote sensing products, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 483-503, doi:10.5194/amt-8-483-2015, 2015.
  • Schneider, M., P. M. Romero, F. Hase, T. Blumenstock, E. Cuevas, and R. Ramos: Continuous quality assessment of atmospheric water vapour measurement techniques: FTIR, Cimel, MFRSR, GPS, and Vaisala RS92, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 3, 323-338, 2010.
  • Line 32: Borger, C., Schneider, M., Ertl, B., Hase, F., García, O. E., Sommer, M., Höpfner, M., Tjemkes, S. A., Calbet, X.: Evaluation of MUSICA IASI tropospheric water vapour profiles by theoretical error assessments and comparisons to GRUAN Vaisala RS92 measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 4981-5006, doi:10.5194/amt-11-4981-2018, 2018
  • Dyroff, C., Sanati, S., Christner, E., Zahn, A., Balzer, M., Bouquet, H., McManus, J. B.. González-Ramos, Y., and Schneider, M.: Airborne in situ vertical profiling of HDO/H216O in the subtropical troposphere during the MUSICA remote sensing validation campaign, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 2037-2049, doi:10.5194/amt-8-2037-2015, 2015
  • Galewsky J., H.C. Steen-Larsen, R.D. Field, J.R. Worden, C. Risi, and M. Schneider: Stable isotopes in atmospheric water vapor and applications to the hydrologic cycle, Rev. Geophys., 54, 809–865, doi:10.1002/2015RG000512, 2016
  •  Risi, C., Noone, D., Worden, J., Frankenberg, C., Stiller, G., Kiefer, M., Funke, B., Walker, K., Bernath, P., Schneider, M., Bony, S., Lee, J., Brown, D., and Sturm, C.: Process-evaluation of tropospheric humidity simulated by general circulation models using water vapor isotopic observations. Part 2: an isotopic diagnostic to understand the mid and upper tropospheric moist bias in the tropics and subtropics, J. Geophys. Res., 117, D05304, doi:10.1029/2011JD016623, 2012.
  •  Eckstein, J., Ruhnke, R., Pfahl, S., Christner, E., Diekmann, C., Dyroff, C., Reinert, D., Rieger, D., Schneider, M., Schröter, J., Zahn, A., and Braesicke, P.: From climatological to small-scale applications: simulating water isotopologues with ICON-ART-Iso (version 2.3), Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 5113-5133,, 2018.
  •  Wei, Z., Lee, X., Aemisegger, F., Benetti, M., Berkelhammer, M., Bonne, J.-L., Casado, M., Caylor, K., Christner, E., Dyroff, C., García, O. E., González, Y., Griffis, T., Kurita, N., Liang, J., Liang, M.-C., Lin, G., Noone, D., Gribanov, K., Munksgaard, N.-C., Schneider, M., Ritter, F., Steen-Larsen, H. C., Vallet-Coulomb, C., Wen, X., Wright, J. S., Xiao, W., Yoshimura, K.: A global database of water vapor isotopes measured with high temporal resolution infrared laser spectroscopy. Sci. Data. 6:180302, 2019.
  • Aemisegger, F., Pfahl, S., Sodemann, H., Lehner, I., Seneviratne, S. I., and Wernli, H.: Deuterium excess as a proxy for continental moisture recycling and plant transpiration, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 4029-4054, doi:10.5194/acp-14-4029-2014, 2014
  •  Sodemann, H., Aemisegger, F., Pfahl, S., Bitter, M., Corsmeier, U., Feuerle, T., Graf, P., Hankers, R., Hsiao, G., Schulz, H., Wieser, A., and Wernli, H.: The stable isotopic composition of water vapour above Corsica during the HyMeX SOP1 campaign: insight into vertical mixing processes from lower-tropospheric survey flights, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 6125-6151, doi:10.5194/acp-17-6125-2017, 2017
  •  Aemisegger, F., J. K. Spiegel, S. Pfahl, H. Sodemann, W. Eugster, and H. Wernli, Isotope meteorology of cold front passages: A case study combining observations and modeling, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, 5652–5660, doi:10.1002/2015GL063988, 2015