ACCENT AEROSOL WORKSHOP 2009

P R O G R A M 

Sunday, 16 June 2009 


------------------ arrival -------------------------------------------------------------------------------

17:00 - 21:00 arrival and registration at the Physikzentrum Bad Honnef
18:30 - 21:00 buffet - dinner




Monday, 17 August 2009 


------------------ welcome ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
8:50 - 9:15
Dreisigacker: conference sponsor
Kinne: welcome and logistics

------------------ key-note ----------------------------------------------------------------------------
9:15 – 10:00 (Kinne)
Kahn
: The first decade of multi-angle imaging: What we learned.

coffee-break

---------------- multi-angle --------------------------------------------------------------------------
10:30 -12:00 (Kahn)
Govaerts
: Retrieval of aerosol from multi -spectral and -angular observations
deLeeuw: Aerosol remote sensing over land using AATSR
Thomas: The Oxford-RAL aerosol/cloud algorithm for (A)ATSR and SEVIRI

panel discussion on multi-angle algorithms (10min)

lunch

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MODIS c5---------------------------------------------------------------------------
13:30 -15:30
(Kahn)
Levy
: The MODIS Collection 5: evaluation, aggregation, and trends
Leptoukh: Short-term inter-annual variations of aerosols measure by MODIS
Lyapustin: A time series technique for aerosol retrievals from MODIS
Salestre: MODIS deep blue

panel discussion on MODIS aerosol products (15min)

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15:30 - 16:45
poster session 1 with coffee/cake
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------------------ longer records -------------------------------------------------------------------
16:45 -18:45 (Mishchenko)
North
: 13-year record of AOD and surface reflectance of (A)ATSR
H-Popp: 6-year record for AOD and composition by AATSR & SCIAMACHY
Hsu: Long-Term Aerosol Data Records from MODIS and SeaWiFS
Torres: 4-year record of Aerosol Absorption Optical Depth and SSA by OMI

panel discussion on long term trends (15min)

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19:00
Heraeus-dinner






Tuesday, 18 August 2009 


------------------ comparisons ---------------------------------------------------------------------
8:30 -9:30 (Diner)
Kinne
: A regional assessment of multi-annual global aerosol data-sets
Kokhanovsky: The intercomparison of aerosol retrievals using diverse algorithms

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9:30 – 11:00
poster session 2 and coffee-break
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11:00-12:00 (Kinne)
Mishchenko: Evaluation of existing satellite climatologies of aerosol properties

panel discussion on next steps (25min) … incl. direct responses on
retrieval capabilities of MODIS
(Levy) and of MISR (Kahn)

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bag lunches and
walking
excursion to the ‘Drachenfels’ castle-ruins/cafe overlooking the Rhine
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15:15 -16:45
poster session 3 with cake/coffee

------------------ outlook / perspectives -------------------------------------------------------
16:45-18:30: (Tanre)
Winker
: Global 3D distr. and properties of aerosols with the CALIPSO lidar Diner: next-generation satellite aerosol imager and associated retrievals
Leptoukh: the GEWEX aerosol assessment (concept and data-sources)

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dinner






Wednesday, 19 August 2009 


----------------- remote sensing methods -----------------------------------------------------
8:30 -10:30 (Kokhanovsky)
Tanre
: Aerosol remote sensing with polarized, directional and spectral data
Hasekamp: Retrieval of aerosol properties by photo-polarimetric measurementsStryker: Non-spherical aerosols: implications for satellite-based retrievalHoy.-Huene: Spectral measurements to detect AOD over land with MERIS
panel discussion on new methods (15 min)
coffee break

----------------- remote sensing issues ---------------------------------------------------------
11:00 - 12:30 (deLeeuw)
Redemann
: Satellite and airborne aerosol remote sensing in and near clouds
Kassianov: 3D rad. effects of clouds in aerosol retrieval: Can we remove them?Zege: Speeding up the AOT retrievals using RTT analytical solutions
panel discussion on retrieval issues (15 min)

lunch

------------------ specific applications ----------------------------------------------------------
14:00 -15.30 (deLeeuw)
Lee
:


Satellite remote sensing of Asian aerosols: retrieval and monitoring
Zhang: Sun glint models using MODIS measurements
Kalashnikova: Seasonal & inter-annual changes in dust storm occurrence by MISR

coffee/cake

16:00 -17:00
(Kinne)

Raschke: summary of conference highlights
Kokhanovsky: outlook / publications / next meeting (?)

17:00 conference ending



oral presentations are for 25min (allow 5 min for discussions, 20 slides max.)

exceptions are 4 special presentations by
R. Kahn 45min keynote address
M. Mishchenko 35min evaluation of aerosol satellite climatologies
D. Winker 35min 3D-aerosol properties by the CALIPSO lidar
Dave Diner 35min next generation aerosol sensor and retrieval


P O S T E R S 

session 1 – retrievals (12) Monday afternoon

DeVries: Exploiting SCIMACHY’s capabilities for aerosol retrievals
Heckel: Aerosol retrievals over land by synergistic use of AATSR & MERIS
Keller
: Simultaneous retrieval of aerosol and surface Properties by MISR
Istomina: The determination of AOD over snow using AATSR observations
Martonchick: Aerosol SSA using coincident MISR and AERONET data
Pradhan: Dust optical thickness retrieval using SEVIRI IR channels
Sogacheva: Combined AATSR/MERIS algorithm for AOD retrievals
Sundstrom: Observing absorbing aerosols over land with dual view AATSR
Wagner: Retrieving aerosol properties from satellite Ring effect observations
Yoon: Satellite-based algorithm for AOD retrievals using geostat. satellites
Zweers-Stein: Aerosol properties from OMI: operational algorithm, developments


P O S T E R S 

session 2 – applications (15) Tuesday morning

Arola
: Comparison of surface and satellite derived AOD
Bauer: Impact of dust and biomass smoke on atmospheric radiative forcing
Bevan: A 13-year global gridded biomass AOD dataset by ATSR
Caseiro: Wood burning contribution to PM10 in three Austrian regions
Cermak: The impact of regional air pollution controls on satellite-based AOD
Devasthale: Qualitative dust monitoring over Arabian Sea using Meteosat
Dinoi: Combined use of MODIS & AERONET for air quality studies
Fan: Dust aerosol identification using PARASOL polarized data
Glantz: Validation of different satellite aerosol retrievals over land
Hendricks: Monitoring 4-D aerosol distribution: MODIS / PM / LOTOS-EUROS
Kambezidis: Aerosol characteristics during the 2007 forest fires in W. Greece
Kolmonen: Retrieval of aerosol properties over Europe using AATSR: 3 yearsLeitao: On improvements of satellite NO2 retrievals applying aerosol dataMannarini: AOD comparison: MODIS and TCAM model over the Po-valley
Mielonen: Validation of CALIOP level 2 aerosol subtypes
Petrak: Aerosol impacts on solar power plant yields




P O S T E R S 

session 3 – methods (13) Tuesday afternoon

Bismarck
: Boundary layer aerosol properties by airborne multi-angle radiom.
Davies: Improvements in AOD estimation using multi-angle CHRIS/PROBA
Davis: Enhancement and bluing of aerosols near clouds in retrievals
Emde: Polarized 3D radiative transfer with aerosol and cloud scatter
Francis: Atmospheric corr: comparison of satellite measured reflectances
Hollstein: Optimization method for a full Stokes multi-spectral polarimeter
Horvath: Comparison of phase functions for spheres and non spheres
Ruthz: URMS, AMSSP (spectral sun-photometer)
Sayer: treatment of surface bi-dir.reflect. and albedo in the ORAC retrieval
Schuster: Remote sensing of aerosol water uptake
Seidel: Parameterization of diffuse path-radiance and reflectance
Torge: 3D Monte Carlo simulations of solar radiances in dust plumes
Zagolski: Aerosol Phase Function derived from CIMEL Measurements