TO SPIE's Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XI

(Conference 6362)
Wednesday 13 September

UV Ground-based Measurements
(SESSION 7, 09:00 to 11:50)
Chair: Gunther J. Seckmeyer, Univ. Hannover (Germany)

Influence of surface reflectivity on radiation in the Antarctic environment
G. Seckmeyer, S. Wuttke, I. Smolskaia, K. Michael

International intercomparison of multiband filter radiometers in Oslo 2005,
B.J. johnsen, B. Kjeldstad, T.N. Aalerud,L. T. Nilsen, J.Schreder, A. Bagheri, G. Bernhard, B. Bhattarai, M. Blumthaler, D. Bolsée, A. Dahlback, W.S. Durham, A. A. Grimenes, R. Haugen, B.A. Høiskar, G. T. Janson, K. Lakkala, T. Lange, A.R. Marrero, O. Meinander, L. Paulsson, T. Ringstad, J.R. Slusser, A. R. D. Smedley, J.J. Stamnes, C. Topaloglou, C. Torres, A.R. Webb, G. Zablocki, J.B. Ørbæk

Methodology for calibrating UVB-1 broadband radiometers at El Arenosillo laboratory,
J. M. Vilaplana, J. Gröbner, A. Serrano, M. Antón, M. L. Cancillo

Quality considerations on ground based measurements of global radiation to be used for modeling UV radiation,
T. H. Sivertsen

UV Modelling and Data Analysis
(SESSION 8, 13:30 to 15:30)
Chair: Peter Koepke, Ludwig-Maximilians-Univ. München (Germany)

Use of the visibility in the radiation transfer modeling in UV range,
B.M. Lapeta, Z. Ustrnul, A. Curylo

UV climatology from quality controlled ground-based spectral UVmeasurements,
P. N. Den Outer, H. Slaper, A. Van Dijk, A. F. Bais, U. Feister, M. Janouch, W. Josefsson, J. Kaurola, T. V. Koskela,

Modeling solar UV radiation in the past: comparison of algorithms and input data,
P. Koepke, H. De Backer, A.F. Bais, A. Curylo, K. Eerme, U. Feister, B. Johnsen, J. Junk, A. Kazantzidis, J. Kryscin, A. Lindfors, J.A. Olseth, P. den Outer, A. Pribullova, A. W. Schmalwieser, H. Slaper, H. Staiger, J. Verdebout, L. Vuilleumier, P. Weihs,

Year-to-year variations of the vitamin D synthesis related UV-B radiation in Estonia in autumn and spring,
K. Eerme, U. Veismann, I. Ansko, S. Lätt

Long-term erythemal UV at Abisko and Helsinki estimated using total ozone, sunshine duration, and snow depth,
A. V. Lindfors, B. Holmgren, G. H. Hansen,

UV Satellite-based Retreivals
(SESSION 9, 15:50 to 17:10)

Modeling natural surface UV radiation with satellite data: examples of applications,
J. Verdebout,

On the use of quantitative diurnal cloud information for the calculation of UV daily dose maps over Europe,
M. van Weele, R. van der A, R. Roebeling,

Requirements for the spatial resolution, temporal resolution, and measuring uncertainties of total ozone measurements to calculate the erythemally effective UV radiation with a pre-selected accuracy,
A. W. Schmalwieser, G. Schauberger, M. Janouch, T. Erbertseder, G. Coetzee, P. Weihs

Interactive Poster Session
(18:00 to 19:30)

Polysulphone and spore-film UV-dosimeters compared to two radiation transfer models and an instrument that measures the UV-index: an evaluation for a UV-dosimetry study of preschool children in Stockholm,
U. Wester

Comparison of cloudiness derived from MSG satellite data with standard surface observations: preliminary results for Poland,
B. M. Lapeta, I. Dyras, D. Serafin-Rek, Z. Ustrnul,

Estimation of UV irradiance from ancillary data and comparison with measurements at Thessaloniki, Greece (40.5oN, 23oE),
A. Kazantzidis, A. Bais, C. Meleti,

Quality assurance of the Greek UV network,
A. Kazantzidis, A. F. Bais, C. Meleti, S. Kazadzis, C. S. Zerefos, C. Topaloglou, K. Garane, M. M. Zempila,

UV reconstruction modeling for selected European sites,
A. Curylo,

A first approach in measuring, modeling, and forecasting the vitamin D effective UV radiation,
A. W. Schmalwieser, G. Schauberger, W. B. Grant, S. Mackin, S. Pope,

Reconstruction of the total ozone field for surface UV modeling over Europe since 1950,
J. W. Krzyscin, P. Sobolewski,

Surface UV radiation monitoring at two Italian Brewer stations (Rome and Ispra): a first comparison with OMI data,
A. M. Siani, I. Ialongo, R. Giannini, G. R. Casale, M. Cacciani,
[6362-93] Reconstruction of daily solar UV irradiation by an artificial neural network (ANN),
U. Feister, J. Junk,

Validation of OMI UV products: first results of comparisons with two Austrian ground stations,
P. Weihs, S. Simic, H. Rieder,

Variations of solar radiation at the Earth’s surface during the total solar eclipse of 29 March 2006,
M. Blumthaler, A. F. Bais, A. Webb, S. Kazadzis, R. Kift, N. Kouremeti,B. Schallhart,