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The most recent publications:

  • Elias, T., D. Ramon, L. Dubus, C. Bourdil, E. Cuevas-Agulló, T. Zaidouni, P. Formenti, Aerosols attenuating the solar radiation collected by solar tower plants: The horizontal pathway at surface level, AIP Conference Proceedings, 1734, 150004 (2016), DOI:
  • J.-C. Dupont, M. Haeffelin, J. Badosa, T. Elias, O. Favez, J.E. Petit, F. Meleux, J. Sciare, V. Crenn, J.L. Bonne, Role of the boundary layer dynamics effects on an extreme air pollution event in Paris, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 141, September 2016, Pages 571-579, ISSN 1352-2310,
  • Elias, T., Dupont, J.-C., Hammer E., Hoyle, C.R., Haeffelin, M., Burnet, F. and D. Jolivet, Enhanced extinction ov visible radiation due to hydrated aerosols in mist and fog, Atmos. chem. Phys., Volume 15, pages 6606-6623, DOI:10.5194/acp-15-6605-2015 (2015)
  • Menut L., S. Mailler, J.-C. Dupont, M. Haeffelin and T. Elias, Predictability of the meteorological conditions favorable to radiative fog formation during the 2011 ParisFog campaign, Boundary Layer Meteorology, Volume 150, Issue 2, pages 277-297, DOI 10.1007/s10546-013-9875-1 (2014)
  • F. Baret, M. Weiss, R. Lacaze, F. Camacho de Coca, H. Makhmara, P. Pacholcyzk and B. Smets,  “GEOV1: LAI, FAPAR Essential Climate Variables and FCOVER global time series capitalizing over existing products. Part 1: principles of development and production”. Remote Sensing of Environment,, (2013).
  • F. Camacho, J. Cernicharo, R. Lacaze, F. Baret, M. Weiss, “GEOV1: LAI, FAPAR Essential Climate Variables and FCOVER global time series capitalizing over existing products. Part 2: Validation and inter-comparison with reference products”. Remote Sensing of Environment,, (2013).
  • M. Meroni, C. Atzberger, C. Vancutsem, N. Gobron, F. Baret, R. Lacaze, H. Eerens, O. Leo, "Evaluation of agreement between space remote sensing SPOT-VEGETATION fAPAR time series", IEEE TGRS (2013).
  • Steinmetz, F., P.-Y. Deschamps, and D. Ramon, Atmospheric correction in presence of sun glint: application to MERIS, Opt. Express 19, 9783-9800 (2011).
  • Kergoat L, Grippa M, Baille A, Eymard L, Lacaze R, Mougin E, Ottle C, Pellarin T, Polcher J, de Rosnay P, Roujean V, Sandholt I, Taylor C M, Zin I, Zribi M, "Remote sensing of the Land Surface during the African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analysis (AMMA)", Atmospheric Science Letters, 12, 129-134 (2011).
  • Pisek, J., J. M. Chen, R. Lacaze, O. Sonnentag, and K. Alikas, "Expanding global mapping of foliage clumping index with multi-angular POLDER 3 measurements: evaluation and topographic compensation", ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 65:341-346 (2010).
  • Elias, T., M. Haeffelin, P. Drobinski, L. Gomes, J. Rangagnio, T. Bergot, P. Chazette, J.-C. Raut, and M. Colomb, Partticulate contribution to extinction of visible radiation: pollution, haze, and fog, Atm. Res., volume 92, pp. 443-454, DOI:10.1016/j.atmosres.2009.01.006 (2009)
  • Elias, T., andJ.-L. Roujean, Estimation of the aerosol radiative forcing at ground level, over land, and in cloudiness atmosphere from METEOSAT-7 observation: method and first results, Atmos. chem. Phys., volume 8, pp 625-636 (2008)
  • Steinmetz F., "Étude de la correction de la diffusion atmosphérique et du rayonnement solaire réfléchi par la surface agitée de la mer pour l'observation de la couleur de l'océan depuis l'espace", PhD Thesis defended on 19th February 2008, LOA/HYGEOS.
  • Garrigues, S., R. Lacaze, et al., "Validation and intercomparison of global Leaf Area Index products from remote sensing data", Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol 113, G02028, doi:10.1029/2007JG000635 (2008).
  • Delwart S., Preuker R., Bourg L., Santer R., Ramon D., Fisher J., "MERIS In-flight Spectral Calibration", International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol 28 (2007).
  • Santer R., Ramon D., Vidot J., Dilligeard E., "A Surface Reflectance Model for Aerosol Remote Sensing over Land", International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol 28 (2007).
  • Vidot, J., Santer, R., and Ramon, D., "Amospheric particulate matter (PM) estimation from SeaWiFS imagery, Remote Sensing of Environment, vol. 111, pp. 1-10" (2007).
  • Weiss, M., F. Baret, S. Garrigues, et R. Lacaze, "LAI and FAPAR CYCLOPES global products derived from VEGETATION. Part2 : validation and comparison with MODIS collection 4 products", Remote Sensing of Environment, Vol 110, Issue 3, pp317-331 (2007).
  • Elias, T., A.M. Silva, N. Belo, S. Pereira, P. Formenti, G. Helas, and F. wagner, Aerosol extinction in a remote continental region of the Iberian peninsula during summer, J. Geophys. Res., Volume 111,D14204, DOI:10.1029/2005JD00 (2006)
  • Santer R., Zagolski F., Ramon D., Fischer J., Dubuisson P., "Uncertainties in Radiative Transfer Computations, Consequences on the MERIS products over land", International Journal of Remote Sensing. Vol. 26, No. 20, 4597-4626 (2005).