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Sofieva, V. F., Szelag, M., Tamminen, J., Arosio, C., Rozanov, A., Weber, M., Degenstein, D., Bourassa, A., Zawada, D., Kiefer, M., Laeng, A., Walker, K. A., Sheese, P., Hubert, D., van Roozendael, M., Retscher, C., Damadeo, R., and Lumpe, J. D.: Updated merged SAGE-CCI-OMPS+ dataset for the evaluation of ozone trends in the stratosphere, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 16, 1881–1899,, 2023.


Coldewey-Egbers, M., Loyola, D. G., Lerot, C., and Van Roozendael, M.: Global, regional and seasonal analysis of total ozone trends derived from the 1995–2020 GTO-ECV climate data record, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 6861–6878,, 2022.

Godin-Beekmann, S., Azouz, N., Sofieva, V. F., Hubert, D., Petropavlovskikh, I., Effertz, P., Ancellet, G., Degenstein, D. A., Zawada, D., Froidevaux, L., Frith, S., Wild, J., Davis, S., Steinbrecht, W., Leblanc, T., Querel, R., Tourpali, K., Damadeo, R., Maillard Barras, E., Stübi, R., Vigouroux, C., Arosio, C., Nedoluha, G., Boyd, I., Van Malderen, R., Mahieu, E., Smale, D., and Sussmann, R.: Updated trends of the stratospheric ozone vertical distribution in the 60° S–60° N latitude range based on the LOTUS regression model, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 11657–11673,, 2022.

Hassler, B. and P. J. Young (Lead Authors), W. T. Ball, R. Damadeo, J. Keeble, E. Maillard Barras, V. Sofieva and G. Zeng, Update on Global Ozone: Past, Present, and Future, Chapter 3 in Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion: 2022, GAW Report No. 278, 509 pp.,, WMO, Geneva, 2022.

Keppens, A., Compernolle, S., Hubert, D., Verhoelst, T., Granville, J., and Lambert, J.-C.: Removing Prior Information from Remotely Sensed Atmospheric Profiles by Wiener Deconvolution Based on the Complete Data Fusion Framework, Remote Sens., 14, 2197,, 2022.

Sofieva, V. F., Hänninen, R., Sofiev, M., Szeląg, M., Lee, H. S., Tamminen, J., and Retscher, C.: Synergy of Using Nadir and Limb Instruments for Tropospheric Ozone Monitoring (SUNLIT), Atmos. Meas. Tech., 15, 3193–3212,, 2022.

Weber, M., Steinbrecht, W., Arosio, C., van der A, R., Frith, S. M., Anderson, J., Ciasto, L. M., Coldewey-Egbers, M., Davis, S., Degenstein, D., Fioletov, V. E., Froidevaux, L., Hubert, D., Loyola, D., Roth, C., Rozanov, A., Sofieva, V., Tourpali, K., Wang, R., and Wild, J. D.: Stratospheric ozone [in “State of the Climate in 2021”], Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 103 (8), S90-S92,, August 2022.


Orfanoz-Cheuquelaf, A., Rozanov, A., Weber, M., Arosio, C., Ladstätter-Weißenmayer, A., and Burrows, J. P.: Total ozone column from Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite Nadir Mapper (OMPS-NM) measurements using the broadband weighting function fitting approach (WFFA), Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 5771–5789,, 2021.

Mettig, N., Weber, M., Rozanov, A., Arosio, C., Burrows, J. P., Veefkind, P., Thompson, A. M., Querel, R., Leblanc, T., Godin-Beekmann, S., Kivi, R., and Tully, M. B.: Ozone profile retrieval from nadir TROPOMI measurements in the UV range, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 6057–6082,, 2021.

Hubert, D., Heue, K.-P., Lambert, J.-C., Verhoelst, T., Allaart, M., Compernolle, S., Cullis, P. D., Dehn, A., Félix, C., Johnson, B. J., Keppens, A., Kollonige, D. E., Lerot, C., Loyola, D., Maata, M., Mitro, S., Mohamad, M., Piters, A., Romahn, F., Selkirk, H. B., da Silva, F. R., Stauffer, R. M., Thompson, A. M., Veefkind, J. P., Vömel, H., Witte, J. C., and Zehner, C.: TROPOMI tropospheric ozone column data: geophysical assessment and comparison to ozonesondes, GOME-2B and OMI, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 7405–7433,, 2021.

Sofieva, V. F., Szeląg, M., Tamminen, J., Kyrölä, E., Degenstein, D., Roth, C., Zawada, D., Rozanov, A., Arosio, C., Burrows, J. P., Weber, M., Laeng, A., Stiller, G. P., von Clarmann, T., Froidevaux, L., Livesey, N., van Roozendael, M., and Retscher, C.: Measurement report: regional trends of stratospheric ozone evaluated using the MErged GRIdded Dataset of Ozone Profiles (MEGRIDOP), Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 6707–6720,, 2021.

Sofieva, V. F., Lee, H. S., Tamminen, J., Lerot, C., Romahn, F., and Loyola, D. G.: A method for random uncertainties validation and probing the natural variability with application to TROPOMI on board Sentinel-5P total ozone measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 2993–3002,, 2021.

Dameris, M., Loyola, D. G., Nützel, M., Coldewey-Egbers, M., Lerot, C., Romahn, F., and van Roozendael, M.: Record low ozone values over the Arctic in boreal spring 2020, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 617–633,, 2021.

Dameris, M., van Roozendael, M., van Weele, M., Coldewey-Egbers, M., Sofieva, V., Lambert, J.-C., Hubert, D., Kalb, N., and Retscher, C., Short report of the ESA Ozone_cci+ User Workshop (16-17 March 2021), SPARC newsletter n°57, 31-35, 2021.

Weber M., Steinbrecht W., Arosio C., van der A R., Frith S. M., Anderson J., Castia L., Coldewey-Egbers M., Davis S., Degenstein D., Fioletov V. E., Froidevaux L., Hubert D., Loyola D., Roth C., Rozanov A., Sofieva V., Tourpali K., Wang R., Wild J. D. : Stratospheric ozone [in “State of the Climate in 2020“]. Bull. Amer. Meteor., 102 (8), S92–S95,


Coldewey-Egbers, M., Loyola, D. G., Labow, G., and Frith, S. M.: Comparison of GTO-ECV and adjusted MERRA-2 total ozone columns from the last 2 decades and assessment of interannual variability, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 1633–1654,, 2020.

Loyola, D. G., Xu, J., Heue, K.-P., and Zimmer, W.: Applying FP_ILM to the retrieval of geometry-dependent effective Lambertian equivalent reflectivity (GE_LER) daily maps from UVN satellite measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 985–999,, 2020.

Paschou, P., Koukouli, M.-E., Balis, D., Lerot, C., and M. Van Roozendael: The effect of considering polar vortex dynamics in the validation of satellite total ozone observations. Atmospheric Research, 238, 104870,, 2020.

Sofiev, M., Kouznetsov, R., Hänninen, R., and Sofieva, V. F.: Technical note: Intermittent reduction of the stratospheric ozone over northern Europe caused by a storm in the Atlantic Ocean, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 1839–1847,, 2020.

Szeląg, M. E., Sofieva, V. F., Degenstein, D., Roth, C., Davis, S., and Froidevaux, L.: Seasonal stratospheric ozone trends over 2000–2018 derived from several merged data sets, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 7035–7047,, 2020.

Weber, M., W. Steinbrecht, C. Arosio, R. van der A, S. M. Frith, J. Anderson, M. Coldewey-Egbers, S. Davis, D. Degenstein, V. E. Fioletov, L. Froidevaux, D. Hubert, C. S. Long, D. Loyola, A. Rozanov, C. Roth, V. Sofieva, K. Tourpali, R. Wang, and J. D. Wild, 2020: Stratospheric ozone [in “State of the Climate in 2019"]. Bull. Amer. Meteor., 101 (8), S78–S81,


Coldewey-Egbers, M., Loyola, D., Labow, G., and Frith, S.: Comparison of GTO-ECV and Adjusted-MERRA total ozone columns from the last two decades and assessment of interannual variability, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss.,, in review, 2019.

Galytska, E., Rozanov, A., Chipperfield, M. P., Dhomse, Sandip. S., Weber, M., Arosio, C., Feng, W., and Burrows, J. P.: Dynamically controlled ozone decline in the tropical mid-stratosphere observed by SCIAMACHY, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 767-783,, 2019.

Garane, K., Koukouli, M.-E., Verhoelst, T., Lerot, C., Heue, K.-P., Fioletov, V., Balis, D., Bais, A., Bazureau, A., Dehn, A., Goutail, F., Granville, J., Griffin, D., Hubert, D., Keppens, A., Lambert, J.-C., Loyola, D., McLinden, C., Pazmino, A., Pommereau, J.-P., Redondas, A., Romahn, F., Valks, P., Van Roozendael, M., Xu, J., Zehner, C., Zerefos, C., and Zimmer, W.: TROPOMI/S5P total ozone column data: global ground-based validation and consistency with other satellite missions, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 12, 5263–5287,, 2019.

Inness, A., Flemming, J., Heue, K.-P., Lerot, C., Loyola, D., Ribas, R., Valks, P., van Roozendael, M., Xu, J., and Zimmer, W.: Monitoring and assimilation tests with TROPOMI data in the CAMS system: near-real-time total column ozone, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 3939–3962,, 2019.

Keppens, A., Compernolle, S., Verhoelst, T., Hubert, D., and Lambert, J.-C.: Harmonization and comparison of vertically resolved atmospheric state observations: methods, effects, and uncertainty budget, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 12, 4379–4391,, 2019.

Loyola, D. G., Xu, J., Heue, K.-P., and Zimmer, W.: Applying FP_ILM to the retrieval of geometry-dependent effective Lambertian equivalent reflectivity (GE_LER) to account for BRDF effects on UVN satellite measurements of trace gases, clouds and aerosols, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss.,, in review, 2019.

SPARC/IO3C/GAW, 2019: SPARC/IO3C/GAW Report on Long-term Ozone Trends and Uncertainties in the Stratosphere. I. Petropavlovskikh, S. Godin-Beekmann, D. Hubert, R. Damadeo, B. Hassler, V. Sofieva (Eds.), SPARC Report No. 9, GAW Report No. 241, WCRP-17/2018, doi: 10.17874/f899e57a20b, available at

van Peet, J. C. A. and van der A, R. J.: Deriving tropospheric ozone from assimilated profiles, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 8297-8309,, 2019.

Wespes, C., Hurtmans, D., Chabrillat, S., Ronsmans, G., Clerbaux, C., and Coheur, P.-F.: Is the recovery of stratospheric O3 speeding up in the Southern Hemisphere? An evaluation from the first IASI decadal record (2008–2017), Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 14031–14056,, 2019.

M. Weber, W. Steinbrecht, C. Arosio, R. van der A, S. M. Frith, J. Anderson, M. Coldewey-Egbers, S. Davis, D. Degenstein, V. E. Fioletov, L. Froidevaux, D. Hubert, C. S. Long, D. Loyola, A. Rozanov, C. Roth, V. Sofieva, K. Tourpali, R. Wang, and J. D. Wild (2019): Stratospheric ozone [in “State of the Climate in 2018”]. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., S54-56, Vol. 100, No. 9, September 2019.


Arosio, C., Rozanov, A., Malinina, E., Eichmann, K.-U., von Clarmann, T., and Burrows, J. P.: Retrieval of ozone profiles from OMPS limb scattering observations, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 2135-2149,, 2018. 

Ball, W. T., Alsing, J., Mortlock, D. J., Staehelin, J., Haigh, J. D., Peter, T., Tummon, F., Stübi, R., Stenke, A., Anderson, J., Bourassa, A., Davis, S. M., Degenstein, D., Frith, S., Froidevaux, L., Roth, C., Sofieva, V., Wang, R., Wild, J., Yu, P., Ziemke, J. R., and Rozanov, E. V.: Evidence for a continuous decline in lower stratospheric ozone offsetting ozone layer recovery, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 1379-1394,, 2018.

Braesicke, P. and J. Neu (Lead Authors), V. Fioletov, S. Godin-Beekmann, D. Hubert, I. Petropavlovskikh, M. Shiotani, and B.-M. Sinnhuber, Update on Global Ozone: Past, Present, and Future, Chapter 3 in Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion: 2018, Global Ozone Research and Monitoring Project–Report No. 58, World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland,, 2018.

Boynard, A., Hurtmans, D., Garane, K., Goutail, F., Hadji-Lazaro, J., Koukouli, M. E., Wespes, C., Vigouroux, C., Keppens, A., Pommereau, J.-P., Pazmino, A., Balis, D., Loyola, D., Valks, P., Sussmann, R., Smale, D., Coheur, P.-F., and Clerbaux, C.: Validation of the IASI FORLI/EUMETSAT ozone products using satellite (GOME-2), ground-based (Brewer–Dobson, SAOZ, FTIR) and ozonesonde measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 5125-5152,, 2018.

Garane, K., Lerot, C., Coldewey-Egbers, M., Verhoelst, T., Koukouli, M. E., Zyrichidou, I., Balis, D. S., Danckaert, T., Goutail, F., Granville, J., Hubert, D., Keppens, A., Lambert, J.-C., Loyola, D., Pommereau, J.-P., Van Roozendael, M., and Zehner, C.: Quality assessment of the Ozone_cci Climate Research Data Package (release 2017) – Part 1: Ground-based validation of total ozone column data products, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 1385-1402,, 2018.

Gaudel, A, et al.: Ozone Assessment Report: Present-day distribution and trends of tropospheric ozone relevant to climate and global atmospheric chemistry model evaluation. Elem Sci An th, 6: 39. DOI:, 2018.

Keppens, A., Lambert, J.-C., Granville, J., Hubert, D., Verhoelst, T., Compernolle, S., Latter, B., Kerridge, B., Siddans, R., Boynard, A., Hadji-Lazaro, J., Clerbaux, C., Wespes, C., Hurtmans, D. R., Coheur, P.-F., van Peet, J. C. A., van der A, R. J., Garane, K., Koukouli, M. E., Balis, D. S., Delcloo, A., Kivi, R., Stübi, R., Godin-Beekmann, S., Van Roozendael, M., and Zehner, C.: Quality assessment of the Ozone_cci Climate Research Data Package (release 2017) – Part 2: Ground-based validation of nadir ozone profile data products, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 3769-3800,, 2018.

van Peet, J. C. A., van der A, R. J., Kelder, H. M., and Levelt, P. F.: Simultaneous assimilation of ozone profiles from multiple UV-VIS satellite instruments, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 1685-1704,, 2018.

Weber, M., Coldewey-Egbers, M., Fioletov, V. E., Frith, S. M., Wild, J. D., Burrows, J. P., Long, C. S., and Loyola, D.: Total ozone trends from 1979 to 2016 derived from five merged observational datasets – the emergence into ozone recovery, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 2097-2117,, 2018.


Chipperfield, M. P., Bekki, S., Dhomse, S., Harris, N. R. P., Hassler, B., Hossaini, R., Steinbrecht, W., Thiéblemont, R. and Weber, M.: Detecting recovery of the stratospheric ozone layer, Nature, 549, 211–218, doi:10.1038/nature23681, 2017.

Sofieva, V. F., Kyrölä, E., Laine, M., Tamminen, J., Degenstein, D., Bourassa, A., Roth, C., Zawada, D., Weber, M., Rozanov, A., Rahpoe, N., Stiller, G., Laeng, A., von Clarmann, T., Walker, K. A., Sheese, P., Hubert, D., van Roozendael, M., Zehner, C., Damadeo, R., Zawodny, J., Kramarova, N., and Bhartia, P. K.: Merged SAGE II, Ozone_cci and OMPS ozone profile dataset and evaluation of ozone trends in the stratosphere, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 12533-12552,, 2017. 

Merchant, C. J., Paul, F., Popp, T., Ablain, M., Bontemps, S., Defourny, P., Hollmann, R., Lavergne, T., Laeng, A., de Leeuw, G., Mittaz, J., Poulsen, C., Povey, A. C., Reuter, M., Sathyendranath, S., Sandven, S., Sofieva, V. F., and Wagner, W.: Uncertainty information in climate data records from Earth observation, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 511-527,, 2017.

Lauer, A., V. Eyring, M. Righi, M. Buchwitz, P. Defourny, M. Evaldsson, P. Friedlingstein, R. de Jeu, G. de Leeuw, A. Loew, C. J. Merchant, B. Müller; T. Popp, M. Reuter, S. Sandven, D. Senftleben, M. Stengel, M. Van Roozendael, S. Wenzel, U. Willén, Benchmarking CMIP5 models with a subset of ESA CCI Phase 2 data using the ESMValTool, Remote Sens. Environ., doi:, 2017. View here.


Boynard, A., Hurtmans, D., Koukouli, M. E., Goutail, F., Bureau, J., Safieddine, S., Lerot, C., Hadji-Lazaro, J., Wespes, C., Pommereau, J.-P., Pazmino, A., Zyrichidou, I., Balis, D., Barbe, A., Mikhailenko, S. N., Loyola, D., Valks, P., Van Roozendael, M., Coheur, P.-F., and Clerbaux, C.: Seven years of IASI ozone retrievals from FORLI: validation with independent total column and vertical profile measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 4327-4353, doi:10.5194/amt-9-4327-2016, 2016. View here.

Dragani, R.: A comparative analysis of UV nadir-backscatter and infrared limb-emission ozone data assimilation, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 8539-8557, doi:10.5194/acp-16-8539-2016, 2016. View here.

Heue, K.-P., Coldewey-Egbers, M., Delcloo, A., Lerot, C., Loyola, D., Valks, P., and van Roozendael, M.: Trends of tropical tropospheric ozone from 20 years of European satellite measurements and perspectives for the Sentinel-5 Precursor, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 5037-5051, doi:10.5194/amt-9-5037-2016, 2016.View here.

Hubert, D., Lambert, J.-C., Verhoelst, T., Granville, J., Keppens, A., Baray, J.-L., Bourassa, A. E., Cortesi, U., Degenstein, D. A., Froidevaux, L., Godin-Beekmann, S., Hoppel, K. W., Johnson, B. J., Kyrölä, E., Leblanc, T., Lichtenberg, G., Marchand, M., McElroy, C. T., Murtagh, D., Nakane, H., Portafaix, T., Querel, R., Russell III, J. M., Salvador, J., Smit, H. G. J., Stebel, K., Steinbrecht, W., Strawbridge, K. B., Stübi, R., Swart, D. P. J., Taha, G., Tarasick, D. W., Thompson, A. M., Urban, J., van Gijsel, J. A. E., Van Malderen, R., von der Gathen, P., Walker, K. A., Wolfram, E., and Zawodny, J. M.: Ground-based assessment of the bias and long-term stability of 14 limb and occultation ozone profile data records, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 2497-2534, doi:10.5194/amt-9-2497-2016, 2016. View here.

Kauppi, A., Tuinder, O. N. E., Tukiainen, S., Sofieva, V., and Tamminen, J.: Comparison of GOME-2/Metop-A ozone profiles with GOMOS, OSIRIS and MLS measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 249-261, doi:10.5194/amt-9-249-2016, 2016.View here.

Koukouli, M. E., Zara, M., Lerot, C., Fragkos, K., Balis, D., van Roozendael, M., Allart, M. A. F., and van der A, R. J.: The impact of the ozone effective temperature on satellite validation using the Dobson spectrophotometer network, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 2055-2065, doi:10.5194/amt-9-2055-2016, 2016. View here.

Meul, S., M. Dameris, U. Langematz, J. Abalichin, A. Kerschbaumer, A. Kubin, and S. Oberländer-Hayn, Impact of rising greenhouse gas concentrations on future tropical ozone and UV exposure, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 2919-2927, doi: 10.1002/2016GL067997, 2016. View here.

Wespes, C., Hurtmans, D., Emmons, L. K., Safieddine, S., Clerbaux, C., Edwards, D. P., and Coheur, P.-F.: Ozone variability in the troposphere and the stratosphere from the first 6 years of IASI observations (2008–2013), Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 5721-5743, doi:10.5194/acp-16-5721-2016, 2016. View here.


Coldewey-Egbers, M., Loyola, D. G., Koukouli, M., Balis, D., Lambert, J.-C., Verhoelst, T., Granville, J., van Roozendael, M., Lerot, C., Spurr, R., Frith, S. M., and Zehner, C.: The GOME-type Total Ozone Essential Climate Variable (GTO-ECV) data record from the ESA Climate Change Initiative, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 3923-3940, doi:10.5194/amt-8-3923-2015, 2015. View here.

Keppens, A., Lambert, J.-C., Granville, J., Miles, G., Siddans, R., van Peet, J. C. A., van der A, R. J., Hubert, D., Verhoelst, T., Delcloo, A., Godin-Beekmann, S., Kivi, R., Stübi, R., and Zehner, C.: Round-robin evaluation of nadir ozone profile retrievals: methodology and application to MetOp-A GOME-2, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 2093-2120, doi:10.5194/amt-8-2093-2015, 2015. View here.

Koukouli, M., D. Balis, I. Zyrichidou, C. Lerot, M. Van Roozendael,  J-C. Lambert, J. Granville, J-P. Pommereau, F. Goutail, G. Labow, S. Frith, D. Loyola, R. Spurr, and C. Zehner, Evaluating a new homogeneous total ozone climate data record from GOME/ERS-2, SCIAMACHY/Envisat, and GOME-2/MetOp-A, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120(23), 12,212–296,312, doi:10.1002/2015JD023699, 2015. View here.

Laeng, A.; Hubert, D.; Verhoelst, T.; von Clarmann, T.; Dinelli, B.M.; Dudhia, A.; Raspollini, P.; Stiller, G.; Grabowski, U.; Keppens, A.; Kiefer, M. ; Sofieva, V.; Froidevaux, L.; Walker, K.; Lambert, J.-C.; Zehner, C., The ozone climate change initiative: Comparison of four Level-2 processors for the Michelson Interferometer for Passive Atmospheric Sounding (MIPAS), Remote Sens. Environ., doi:, 2015. View here.

Miles, G. M., Siddans, R., Kerridge, B. J., Latter, B. G., and Richards, N. A. D.: Tropospheric ozone and ozone profiles retrieved from GOME-2 and their validation, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 385-398, doi:10.5194/amt-8-385-2015, 2015. View here.

Rahpoe, N., Weber, M., Rozanov, A. V., Weigel, K., Bovensmann, H., Burrows, J. P., Laeng, A., Stiller, G., von Clarmann, T., Kyrölä, E., Sofieva, V. F., Tamminen, J., Walker, K., Degenstein, D., Bourassa, A. E., Hargreaves, R., Bernath, P., Urban, J., and Murtagh, D. P., Relative drifts and biases between six ozone limb satellite measurements from the last decade, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 4369-4381, doi:10.5194/amt-8-4369-2015, 2015. View here.

Safieddine, S., Boynard, A., Hao, N., Huang, F., Wang, L., Ji, D., Barret, B., Ghude, S. D., Coheur, P.-F., Hurtmans, D., and Clerbaux, C.: Tropospheric Ozone Variability during the East Asian Summer Monsoon as Observed by Satellite (IASI), Aircraft (MOZAIC) and Ground Stations, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 15, 31925-31950, doi:10.5194/acpd-15-31925-2015, 2015. View here.

Sheese, P. E., C. D. Boone, and K. A. Walker, Detecting physically unrealistic outliers in ACE-FTS atmospheric measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 741-750, 2015. View here.

Verhoelst, T., Granville, J., Hendrick, F., Köhler, U., Lerot, C., Pommereau, J.-P., Redondas, A., Van Roozendael, M., and Lambert, J.-C.: Metrology of ground-based satellite validation: co-location mismatch and smoothing issues of total ozone comparisons, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 5039-5062, doi:10.5194/amt-8-5039-2015, 2015. View here.

Zhang, Y., Y. Liu, C. Liu, and V. F. Sofieva: Satellite measurements of the Madden–Julian oscillation in wintertime stratospheric ozone over the Tibetan Plateau and East Asia, Adv. Atmos. Sci., 32(11), 1481–1492, doi:10.1007/s00376-015-5005-y, 2015. View here.


Aschmann, J., Burrows, J. P., Gebhardt, C., Rozanov, A., Hommel, R., Weber, M., and Thompson, A. M., On the hiatus in the acceleration of tropical upwelling since the beginning of the 21st century, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 12803-12814, doi:10.5194/acp-14-12803-2014, 2014. View here.

Adams, C., A. E. Bourassa, V. Sofieva, L. Froidevaux, C. A. McLinden, D. Hubert, J. -C. Lambert, C. E. Sioris, and D. A. Degenstein, Assessment of Odin-OSIRIS ozone measurements from 2001 to the present using MLS, GOMOS, and ozone sondes, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 49-64, doi:10.5194/amt-7-49-2014, 2014. View here.

Chiou, E. W., Bhartia, P. K., McPeters, R. D., Loyola, D. G., Coldewey-Egbers, M., Fioletov, V. E., Van Roozendael, M., Spurr, R., Lerot, C., and Frith, S. M.: Comparison of profile total ozone from SBUV (v8.6) with GOME-type and ground-based total ozone for a 16-year period (1996 to 2011), Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 1681-1692, doi:10.5194/amt-7-1681-2014, 2014. View here.

Coldewey-Egbers, M., Loyola R., D. G., Braesicke, P., Dameris, M., Van Roozendael, M., Lerot, C., and Zimmer, W., A new health check of the ozone layer at global and regional scales. Geophysical Research Letters, Vol.41, pp. 4363-4372, doi:10.1002/2014GL060212, 2014. View here.

Ebojie, F., von Savigny, C., Ladstätter-Weißenmayer, A., Rozanov, A., Weber, M., Eichmann, K., Bötel, S., Rahpoe, N., Bovensmann, H., and Burrows, J. P., Tropospheric column amount of ozone retrieved from SCIAMACHY limb-nadir-matching observations, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 2073-2096, doi:10.5194/amt-7-2073-2014, 2014. View here.

Eckert, E., T. von Clarmann, M. Kiefer, G. P. Stiller, S. Lossow, N. Glatthor, D. A. Degenstein, L. Froidevaux, S. Godin-Beekmann, T. Leblanc, S. McDermid, M. Pastel, W. Steinbrecht, D. P. J. Swart, K. A. Walker, and P. F. Bernath, Drift-corrected trends and periodic variations in MIPAS IMK/IAA ozone measurements, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 2571-2589, doi:10.5194/acp-14-2571-2014, 2014. View here.

Gebhardt, C., Rozanov, A., Hommel, R., Weber, M., Bovensmann, H., Burrows, J. P., Degenstein, D., Froidevaux, L., and Thompson, A. M., Stratospheric ozone trends and variability as seen by SCIAMACHY during the last decade, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 831-846, doi:10.5194/acp-14-831-2014, 2014. View here.

Laeng, A., Grabowski, U., von Clarmann, T., Stiller, G., Glatthor, N., Höpfner, M., Kellmann, S., Kiefer, M., Linden, A., Lossow, S., Sofieva, V., Petropavlovskikh, I., Hubert, D., Bathgate, T., Bernath, P., Boone, C. D., Clerbaux, C., Coheur, P., Damadeo, R., Degenstein, D., Frith, S., Froidevaux, L., Gille, J., Hoppel, K., McHugh, M., Kasai, Y., Lumpe, J., Rahpoe, N., Toon, G., Sano, T., Suzuki, M., Tamminen, J., Urban, J., Walker, K., Weber, M., and Zawodny, J., Validation of MIPAS IMK/IAA V5R_O3_224 ozone profiles, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 3971-3987, doi:10.5194/amt-7-3971-2014, 2014. View here.

Lerot, C., M. Van Roozendael, R. Spurr, D. Loyola, M. Coldewey-Egbers, S. Kochenova, J. van Gent, M. Koukouli, D. Balis, J.-C. Lambert, J. Granville, C. Zehner, Homogenized total ozone data records from the European sensors GOME/ERS-2, SCIAMACHY/Envisat and GOME-2/Metop-A, J. Geophys. Res., 119, 1–20, doi:10.1002/2013JD020831, 2014. View here.

Safieddine, S., Boynard, A., Coheur, P.-F., Hurtmans, D., Pfister, G., Quennehen, B., Thomas, J. L., Raut, J.-C., Law, K. S., Klimont, Z., Hadji-Lazaro, J., George, M., and Clerbaux, C.: Summertime tropospheric ozone assessment over the Mediterranean region using the thermal infrared IASI/MetOp sounder and the WRF-Chem model, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 10119-10131, doi:10.5194/acp-14-10119-2014, 2014. View here.

Sofieva, V. F., Tamminen, J., Kyrölä, E., Mielonen, T., Veefkind, P., Hassler, B., and Bodeker, G.E.: A novel tropopause-related climatology of ozone profiles, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 283-299, doi:10.5194/acp-14-283-2014, 2014. View here.

Sofieva, V. F., Kalakoski, N., Päivärinta, S.-M., Tamminen, J., Laine, M., and Froidevaux, L.: On sampling uncertainty of satellite ozone profile measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 1891-1900, doi:10.5194/amt-7-1891-2014, 2014. View here.

Sofieva, V. F., Tamminen, J., Kyrölä, E., Laeng, A., von Clarmann, T., Dalaudier, F., Hauchecorne, A., Bertaux, J.-L., Barrot, G., Blanot, L., Fussen, D. and Vanhellemont, F.: Validation of GOMOS ozone precision estimates in the stratosphere, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7(7), 2147-2158, doi:10.5194/amt-7-2147-2014, 2014. View here.

Valks, P., Hao, N., Gimeno Garcia, S., Loyola, D., Dameris, M., Jöckel, P., and Delcloo, A., Tropical tropospheric ozone column retrieval for GOME-2, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 2513-2530, doi:10.5194/amt-7-2513-2014, 2014. View here.

van Peet, J. C. A., van der A, R. J., Tuinder, O. N. E., Wolfram, E., Salvador, J., Levelt, P. F., and Kelder, H. M.: Ozone ProfilE Retrieval Algorithm (OPERA) for nadir-looking satellite instruments in the UV–VIS, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 859-876, doi:10.5194/amt-7-859-2014, 2014. View here.


Adams, C., A. E. Bourassa, A. F. Bathgate, C. A. McLinden, N. D. Lloyd, C. Z. Roth, E. J. Llewellyn, J. M. Zawodny, D. E. Flittner, G. L. Manney, W. H. Daffer, and D. A. Degenstein, Characterization of Odin-OSIRIS ozone profiles with the SAGE II dataset, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 1447-1459, 2013. View here.

Dameris, M. and P. Jöckel, Numerical modeling of climate-chemistry connections: Recent developments and future challenges, Atmosphere, 4, 132-156, doi: 10.3390/atmos4020132, 2013. View here.

Kyrölä, E., M. Laine, V. Sofieva, J. Tamminen, S.-M. Päivärinta, S. Tukiainen, J. Zawodny, and L. Thomason, Combined SAGE II-GOMOS ozone profile data set 1984–2011 and trend analysis of the vertical distribution of ozone, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 10645-10658, doi:10.5194/acp-13-10645-2013, 2013. View here.

Safieddine, S., C. Clerbaux, M. George, J. Hadji-Lazaro, D. Hurtmans, P.-F. Coheur, C. Wespes, D. Loyola, P. Valks, and N. Hao, Tropospheric ozone and nitrogen dioxide measurements in urban and rural regions as seen by IASI and GOME-2, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 10,555–10,566, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50669, 2013. View here.

Rahpoe, N., von Savigny, C., Weber, M., Rozanov, A.V., Bovensmann, H., and Burrows, J. P.: Error budget analysis of SCIAMACHY limb ozone profile retrievals using the SCIATRAN model, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 2825-2837, doi:10.5194/amt-6-2825-2013, 2013. View here.

Sioris, C. E., McLinden, C. A., Fioletov, V. E., Adams, C., Zawodny, J. M., Bourassa, A. E., and Degenstein, D. A.: Trend and variability in ozone in the tropical lower stratosphere over 2.5 solar cycles observed by SAGE II and OSIRIS, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 13, 16661-16697, doi:10.5194/acpd-13-16661-2013, 2013. View here.

Sonkaew, T., C. von Savigny, K.-U. Eichmann, M. Weber, A. Rozanov, H. Bovensmann, and J. P. Burrows, Chemical ozone loss in Arctic and Antarctic polar winter/spring season derived from SCIAMACHY limb measurements 2002-2009, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, doi:10.5194/acp-13-1809-2013, 1809-1835, 2013. View here.

Sofieva, V. F., Rahpoe, N., Tamminen, J., Kyrölä, E., Kalakoski, N., Weber, M., Rozanov, A., von Savigny, C., Laeng, A., von Clarmann, T., Stiller, G., Lossow, S., Degenstein, D., Bourassa, A., Adams, C., Roth, C., Lloyd, N., Bernath, P., Hargreaves, R. J., Urban, J., Murtagh, D., Hauchecorne, A., Dalaudier, F., van Roozendael, M., Kalb, N., and Zehner, C.: Harmonized dataset of ozone profiles from satellite limb and occultation measurements, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 5, 349-363, doi:10.5194/essd-5-349-2013, 2013. View here.

Spurr, R., C. Lerot, V. Natraj, M. Van Roozendael, D. Loyola, Linearization of the Principal Component Analysis Method for Radiative Transfer Acceleration: Application to Retrieval Algorithms and Sensitivity Studies, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 125, 1–17, 2013. View here


Braesicke, P., O. See Hai and A. Abu Samah, Properties of strong off-shore Borneo vortices: a composite analysis of flow pattern and composition as captured by ERA-Interim, Atmosph. Sci. Lett., 13, 128-132. doi: 10.1002/asl.372, 2012. View here.

Cai, D., M. Dameris, H. Garny, and T. Runde, Implications of all season Arctic sea-ice anomalies on the stratosphere, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 11819-11831, doi: 10.5194/acp-12-11819-2012, 2012. View here.

Dameris, M., Loyola D., Recent and future evolution of the stratospheric ozone layer, in Atmospheric Physics: Background - Methods - Trends, U. Schumann (Ed), Springer, ISBN 978-3642301827, pp. 747-762, 2012.

Dameris, M. and M.P. Baldwin, Impact of climate change on the stratospheric ozone layer, Chapter 8 in Stratospheric Ozone Depletion and Climate Change, Ed. Rolf Müller, Publisher: RSC Publishing, ISBN: 978-84973-318-2, doi: 10.1039/9781849733182-00214, pp. 214-252, 2012.

Dameris, M. and D. Loyola, Recent and future evolution of the stratospheric ozone layer, Chapter 45 in Atmospheric Physics, Background-Methods-Trends, Ed. U. Schumann, Springer Heidelberg New York Dordrecht London, ISBN 978-3-642-30182-7, doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-30183-4, pp.747-761, 2012. View here.

Loyola, D., M. Coldewey-Egbers, Multi-sensor data merging with stacked neural networks for the creation of satellite long-term climate data records, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, vol. 2012, no. 1, 2012. View here.

Mieruch, S., M. Weber, C. von Savigny, A. Rozanov, H. Bovensmann, J. P. Burrows, P. F. Bernath, C. D. Boone, L. Froidevaux, L. L. Gordley, M. G. Mlynczak, J. M. Russell III, L. W. Thomason, K. A. Walker, and J. M. Zawodny, Global and long-term comparison of SCIAMACHY limb ozone profiles with correlative satellite data (2002-2008), Atmos. Meas. Tech., 5, 771-788, doi:10.5194/amt-5-771-2012, 2012. View here.

Miyazaki, K., H.J. Eskes, K. Sudo, M. Takigawa, M. van Weele and K.F. Boersma, 2012, Simultaneous assimilation of satellite NO2, O3, CO, and HNO3 data for the analysis of tropospheric chemical composition and emissions, Atm. Chem. Phys., 12, 9545-9579, doi:10.5194/acp-12-9545-2012. View here.

Richards, N. A. D., Arnold, S. R., Chipperfield, M. P., Miles, G., Rap, A., Siddans, R., Monks, S. A., and Hollaway, M. J., Source attribution and radiative impacts of the Mediterranean summertime ozone maximum: a satellite and model perspective, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 12, 27219-27254, doi:10.5194/acpd-12-27219-2012, 2012. View here.

Van Roozendael, M., R. Spurr, D. Loyola, C. Lerot, D. Balis, J-C. Lambert, W. Zimmer, J. van Gent, J. van Geffen, M. Koukouli, J. Granville, A. Doicu, C. Fayt, C. Zehner, Sixteen years of GOME/ERS2 total ozone data: the new direct-fitting GOME Data Processor (GDP) Version 5: I. Algorithm Description, J. Geophys. Res., 117, D3, doi:10.1029/2011JD016471, 2012. View here.


Dameris, M., Loyola D., Chemistry-Climate Connections – Interaction of Physical, Dynamical, and Chemical Processes in Earth Atmosphere, in Climate Change - Geophysical Foundations and Ecological Effects, J. Blanco, H. Kheradmand (Eds), In Tech, ISBN 978-953-307-419-1, pp. 1-26, 2011. View here.

Laat, A.T.J. de and M. van Weele, 2011, The 2010 Antarctic ozone hole: Observed reduction in ozone destruction by minor sudden stratospheric warmings, Scientific Reports, 1, 38, 1-8, doi:DOI: 10.1038/srep00038. View here.


Mijling, B., O.N.E. Tuinder, R.F. van Oss and R.J. van der A, Improving ozone profile retrieval from spaceborne UV backscatter spectrometers using convergence behaviour diagnostics, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 2010, 3, 1555-1568, doi:10.5194/amt-3-1555-2010. View here.