Peer-reviewed Papers From Individual Groups

IF-USP, Sao Paulo, Brasil

Barbosa, H. M. J., Barja, B., Pauliquevis, T., Gouveia, D. A., Artaxo, P., Cirino, G. G., Santos, R. M. N., and Oliveira, A. B.: A permanent raman lidar station in the Amazon: description, characterization and first results, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 1745-1762, doi:10.5194/amt-7-1745-2014, 2014.

D. A. Gouveia, B. Barja and H. M. J. Barbosa: Characterization of cirrus clouds in central Amazon (2.89° S 59.97° W): Firsts results from six months of observations in 2011, Óptica Pura y Aplicada, 47 (2) 109-144 (2014). DOI 10.7149/OPA.47.2.109

GOAC, Camaguey, Cuba

Barja B. and J.C. Antuña, (2011) The Effect of the Optically Thin Cirrus Clouds on the Solar Radiation in Camagüey, Cuba, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 11, 8777–8799.

Estevan, R. and J.C. Antuña, (2010) Efecto radiativo de la erupción del Monte Pinatubo sobre Cuba, Revista Cubana de Meteorología, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 90-98.

Barja B. and J.C. Antuña, (2010) Cirrus Clouds physical and spatiotemporal features in the Wider Caribbean. Atmósfera, 23(2), 185-196.

Antuña J. C. and A. Fonte (2008) Using stratospheric aerosols lidar measurements from Mount Pinatubo to simulate its radiative effects. Opt. Pura Apl., 41 (2) 159-163.

Estevan R., J. C. Antuña and M. B. Lavorato. (2008) Stratospheric aerosols measurements at CEILAP, Argentina: Two case studies. Opt. Pura Apl., 41 (2) 101-107

Barja B. and J. C. Antuña (2008) Numerical simulation of cirrus cloud radiative forcing using lidar backscatter data. Preliminary results. Opt. Pura Apl., 41 (2) 89-95.

Lavorato M.B., B. Barja, J.C. Antuña and P. Canziani (2008) Evaluating several methods to determine cirrus clouds properties using lidar measurements in Cuba and Argentina. Opt. Pura Apl., 41(2) 191-199.

Antuña, J. C. and Barja, B., (2006) Cirrus Clouds Optical Properties Measured With Lidar At Camagüey, Cuba, Óptica Pura y Aplicada, 39, No. 1, pp. 11-16.

Estevan, R. and Antuña J. C., (2006) Updated Camagüey lidar dataset: validation with SAGE II, Óptica Pura y Aplicada, 39, No. 1, pp. 85-90.

Robock, Alan and Juan Carlos Antuña, (2001) Support for a tropical lidar in Latin America. EOS, 82, 285, 289.

Stenchikov, G. L., I. Kirchner, A. Robock, H.-F. Graf, J. C. Antuña, R. G. Grainger, A. Lambert and L. Thomason, (1998) Radiative forcing from the 1991 Mount Pinatubo volcanic eruption. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 103, 13,837-13857.

Antuña J. C. (1996) Lidar measurements of stratospheric aerosols from Mount Pinatubo at Camagüey, Cuba. Atmospheric Environment, 30, 1857-1860.

Antuña J. C. (1996) Mount Pinatubo stratospheric aerosols decay during 1992 and 1993 as seen by Camagüey lidar station. "The Mount Pinatubo Eruption: Effects on The Atmosphere and Climate", NATO ASI Series, Serie I, Vol. 42, Springer-Verlag , ISBN 3-540-61281-5, pp. 3-10.

Antuña J. C. y M. Sorochinski (1995) Mediciones de aerosoles estratosféricos en Camagüey durante 1992. Geofísica Internacional, 34, No. 1, 143-145.

IPEN, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Bourayou, R., Lopes, F. J. S., da Costa, R. F., Rodrigues, P. F., Larroza, E. G., Nakaema, W. M., Moreira, G. A., Araujo, F. V., Poluha, B., Landulfo, E.; Fallback atmosphere models for lidar measurements without corresponding radio-sounding data and modelling of a local atmosphere profile from historic radio-sounding data: Example of the São Paulo lidar metropolitan station. Óptica Pura e Aplicada, v. 47, p. 183-188, 2014. DOI: 10.7149/OPA.47.3.183.

Lopes, F. J. S., Landulfo, E., Vaughan, M. A.; Assessment of the CALIPSO Lidar 532 nm version 3 lidar ratio models using a ground-based lidar and AERONET sun photometers in Brazil. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques Discussions, v. 6, p. 1143-1199, 2013. DOI: 10.5194/amtd-6-1143-2013.

Larroza, E. G., Nakaema, W. M., Bourayou, R., Hoareau, C., Landulfo, E., and Keckhut, P.: Towards an automatic lidar cirrus cloud retrieval for climate studies, Atmos. Meas. Tech., v. 6, p. 3197-3210, 2013. DOI:10.5194/amt-6-3197-2013.

Whiteman, D. N., Venable, D., Landulfo, E.; Comments on Accuracy of Raman lidar water vapor calibration and its applicability to long-term measurements. Applied Optics, v. 50, p. 2170, 2011. DOI: 10.1364/AO.50.002170 Venable, D. D., Whiteman, D. N., Calhoun, M. N., Dirisu, A. O., Connell, R. M., Landulfo, E.; Lamp mapping technique for independent determination of the water vapor mixing ratio calibration factor for a Raman lidar system. Applied Optics, v. 50, p. 4622, 2011.

Mariano, G. L., Lopes, F. J. S., Steffens, J., Jorge, M.P.P.M., Landulfo, E., Held, G., Pinto, S. A. F.; Aerosols Monitoring in Rio Claro, Brazil: Using LIDAR and Air Pollution Analyzers. Optica Pura y Aplicada. , v.44, p.55 - 64, 2011.

Held, G., Landulfo, E., Lopes, F. J. S., Arteta, J., Marecal, V., Bassan, J. M.; Emissions from sugar cane fires in the Central & Western State of São Paulo and aerosol layers over metropolitan São Paulo observed by IPEN's lidar: Is there a connection? Optica Pura y Aplicada. , v.44, p.83 - 91, 2011.

Mariano, G. L., Lopes, F. J. S., Jorge, M.P.P.M., Landulfo, E., Assessment of biomass burnings activity with the synergy of sunphotometric and LIDAR measurements in São Paulo, Brazil. Atmospheric Research, v.98, p.486 - 499, 2010. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2010.08.025

Landulfo, E., Lopes, F.J.S., Mariano, G. L., Torres, A. S., Jesus, W. C., Nakaema, W. M., Jorge, M.P.P.M., Marani, R. L.; Study of the Properties of Aerosols and the Air Quality Index Using a Backscatter Lidar System and Aeronet Sunphotometer in the City of São Paulo, Brazil. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, v.60, p.386 - 392, 2010. DOI: 10.3155/1047-3289.60.4.386