Performance Review Literature - RS41-D - RS41-SG - RS41-SGM - RS41-SGP

RS41 Ozone Soundings User Guide

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Table 1. Performance Review Literature
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Attmannspacher, W. and H.U. Dütsch International Ozone Sonde Intercomparison at Observatory Hohenpeissenberg. Bericht des Deutschen Wetterdienstes, No. 120, 1970, 85 pp.
Attmannspacher, W and H.U. Dütsch 2nd. International Ozone Sonde Intercomparison at Observatory Hohenpeissenberg. Bericht des Deutschen Wetterdienstes, No. 157, 1981, 65 pp.
De Backer, Hugo, D. De Muer and G. De Sadelaer Comparison of ozone profiles obtained with Brewer-Mast and Z-ECC sensors during simultaneous ascents. J. Geoph. Res., vol. 103, D16, 19641 - 19648. Johnson, B.J. , S.J. Oltmans, H. Voemel, H.G.J Smit, T. Deshler, and C. Kroeger (2002), ECC ozonesonde pump efficiency measurements and tests on the sensitivity to ozone of buffered and unbuffered ECC sensor cathode solutions. J. Geophys. Res., 107, D19 doi: 10.1029/2001JD000557. 1998.
Beekman, M. and G. Ancellet, D. Martin, C. Abonnel, G. Duverneuil and F. Eideliman, P. Bessemoulin, N. Fritz and E. Gizard Intercomparison of tropospheric ozone profiles obtained by electrochemical sondes, a ground based lidar and an airborne UV-photemeter Atmospheric Environment Vol. 29, No. 9, pp. 1027-1042, 1995.
Brewer, A.W. and J.R. Milford The Oxford-Kew Ozonesonde, Proc. Roy. Soc A, 256, 470, 1960.
Deshler, T., Mercer, H.G.J Smit, R. Stubi, G. Levrat, B.J. Johnson, S.J. Oltmans, R. Kivi, J. Davies, A.M. Thompson, J. Witte, F.J. Schmidlin, G. Brothers, T. Sasaki Atmospheric comparison of electrochemical cell ozonesondes from different manufacturers, and with different cathode solution strenghts: The Balloon Experiment on Standards for Ozonesondes, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D04307, doi: 10.1029/2007JD008975. Komhyr, W. D. (1969), Electrochemical concentration cells for gas analysis, Ann. Geoph., 25, 203 - 210. 2008.
Godson, W.L. The representation and analysis of vertical distributions of ozone, Quarterly Journal of the Meteorological Society, Vol. 88, No. 377, July 1962.
Hoegger, B.A. & all Contribution of Switzerland to International Ozonesonde Intercomparisons. Proceedings of GAW-CH Conference Zurich, 14-15 October 1998. Swiss Agency for the Environment, Forests and Landscape (SAEFL), Environmental documentation No.110 Air, pp 43-47.
Johnson, Bryan J., Samuel J. Oltmans, H. Vomel, H.G.J. Smit, T. Deshler., and C. Kroger Electrochemical concentration cell (ECC) ozonesonde pump efficiency measurements and tests on the sensitivity to ozone of buffered and unbuffered ECC sensor cathode solutions. J. Geophys. Res., 107 (D19), 4394, doi:1029/2001JD000557, 2002.
Kerr, J.B. & all The 1991 WMO international ozonesonde intercomparison at Vanscoy, Canada. Atmosphere Ocean, Vol XXXII, No 4 pp 685-716, December 1994.
Kley, D., H.G.J. Smit, H. Vömel, H. Grassl, V. Ramanathan, P.J. Crutzen, S. Williams, J. Meywerk, S.J. Oltmans Tropospheric water-vapour and ozone cross-sections in a zonal plane over the equatorial Pacific Ocean, Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc. (1997), 123, pp. 2009-2040.
Komhyr, W.D. Operations Handbook - Ozone Measurement to 40-km Altitude with 4A Electrochemical Concentration Cell (ECC) Ozonesondes (used with 1680-MHz radiosondes), NOAA Technical Memorandum ERL ARL-149,1986.
Komhyr, W.D., J.A. Lathrop, D.P. Opperman, R.A. Barns, and G.B. Brothers ECC Ozonesonde performance evaluation during STOIC 1989, J. Geophys. Res., 100 9231-9244, 1995.
Komhyr, W.D. Electrochemical Concentration Cell for Gas Analysis Ann. Geophys., t. 25, fasc. 1, 1969, pp. 203-210.
Schenkel, A., and B. Broder Interference of some trace gases with ozone measurements by the KI method, Atmospheric Environment, 16, 2187-2190. 1982.
Schmidlin, F.J., B.A. Hoegger & all Sondex96: A Field Experiment Conducted by NASA and SMI at Payerne,Switzerland. WMO Instruments and Observing Methods Report No 70, WMO Technical Conference on Meteorological and Methods of Observation (TECO-98), Casablanca Morocco, 13-15 May 1998, (WMO/TD No. 877), pp 193-196.
Smit, H.G.J and ASOPOS panel Quality assurance and quality control for ozonesonde measurements in GAW report No. 201. World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, 2013.
Smit, H.G.J. Ozonesondes, in Encyclopedia of Atmospheric Sciences, edited by J. Holton, J. Pyle, and J. Curry, pp. 1469-1476, Academic Press, London. 2002.
Smit, H.G.J., W. Straeter, B. Johnson, S. Oltmans, J. Davies, D.W. Tarasick, B. Hoegger, R. Stubi, F. Schmidlin, T. Northam, A. Thompson, J. Witte, I. Boyd, F. Posny Assessment of the performance of ECC-ozonesondes under quasi-flight conditions in the environmental simulation chamber: Insights from the Jülich Ozone Sonde Intercomparison Experiment (JOSIE), J. Geophys. Res., 112, D19306, doi:10.1029/2006JD007308. 2007
Smit, H.G.J. and D.Kley Jülich Ozone Sonde Intercomparison Experiment (JOSIE) ; WMO Global Atmosphere Watch report series No. 130 (Technical document No.926) WMO, Geneva, 1998.
Smit, H.G.J.& all The 1996 WMO International intercomparison of ozonesondes under quasi flight conditions in the environmental simulation chamber at Jülich, Proceedings XVIII Quadrennal Ozone Symbosium, Eds. R. Bojkov, and G. Visconti, L'Aquila, Italy, Sept. 1996.
Smit, H.G.J. & all The 1996-1999 Evaluation of Performance of ECC- Sondes Under Quasi-Flight Conditions in the Environmental Simulation Chamber, Proceedings of Quadrennal Ozone Symbosium 2000, Sapporo, Japan, July 2000.
SPARC-IOC-GAW Assessment of Trends in the Vertical Distribution of Ozone (1998), SPARC Report No.1, WMO Global Ozone Research and Monitoring Project Report No. 43, World Meteorological Organization, Geneva. Note: In this report performance investigations made before 1996 have been intensively evaluated by the SPARC-IOC-GAW assessment panel
Stübi R., G. Levrat, B. Hoegger, P. Viatte, J. Staehelin, F. J. Schmidlin In-flight comparison of Brewer-Mast and electrochemical concentration cell ozonesondes, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D13302, doi:10.1029/2007JD009091. 2008.
WMO Third WMO intercomparison of the ozonesondes used by the Global ozone observing System, Vanscoy Canada 13-24 May 1991, WMO/ Global Atmosphere Watch/WMO Global Ozone Research and Monitoring Project, Report No 27.