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 Publications 2001-Present
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PMOD/WRC Publications:   2006 - Present

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  1. J. Gröbner, M. Blumthaler, S. Kazadzis, A. Bais, A. Webb, J. Schreder, G. Seckmeyer, D. Rembges: Quality assurance of spectral solar UV measurements: results from 25 UV monitoring sites in Europe, 2002 to 2004, Metrologia, volume 43, page 66-71, year 2006
  2. G. Schmidtke, C. Fröhlich, G. Thuillier: ISS-SOLAR: Total (TSI) and spectral (SSI) irradiance measurements, Advances in Space Research, number 37, page 255-264, year 2006
  3. PMOD/WRC, Jahresbericht 2005, year 2006
  4. J.M. Vilaplana, J. Gröbner: Calibratción de radiómetros de banda ancha en el INTA-El Arenosillo y su papel en la Acción Europea COST-726. Broadband radiometer calibrations at INTA-El Arenosillo and ist role in the COST-726 European Action (in Spanish), Proceedings of 5 Asamblea Hispano-Portuguesa de Geodesia y Geofisica Sevilla 2006, year 2006
  5. M. Antón, J.M. Vilaplana, M.L. Cancillo, A. Serrano, J. Gröbner, J.A. García, B. de la Morena: M. Antón, J.M. Vilaplana, M.L. Cancillo, A. Serrano, J. Gröbner, J.A. García, B. de la Morena. Corrección del error coseno del espectrorradiómetro Brewer #150 Cosine error corrction of Brewer spectroradiometer #150 (in spanish, Proceedings of 5 Asamblea hispano-portuguesa de geodesia y geofisica Sevilla 2006,year 2006)
  6. Benmoussa, A.; Hochedez, J.-F.; Schmutz, W.K.; Schühle, U.; Nesladek, M.; Stockman, Y.; Kroth, U.; Richter, M.; Theissen, A.; Remes, Z.; Haenen, K.; Mortet, V.; Koller, S.; Halain, J.P.; Petersen, R.; Dominique, M.; D'Olieslaeger, M.: Solar-Blind Diamond Detectors for LYRA, the Solar VUV Radiometer on Board PROBA II, Experimental Astronomy, Volume 16, page 141-148, year 2005
  7. Hadfield, L.J.; Crowther, P.A.; Schild, H.; Schmutz, W.: A spectroscopic search for the non nuclear Wolf-Rayet population of the metal-rich spiral galaxy M 83 *,**, A & A, Volume 439, page 265-277, year 2005
  8. Rozanov, E.; Schraner, M.; Egorova, T.; Ohmura, A.; Wild, M.; Schmutz, W.; Peter, T.: Solar signal im atmospheric ozone, temperature and dynamics simulated with CCM SOCOL in transient mode, Mem. S.A.It., Volume 76, page 876-879, year 2006
  9. Zubov, V.; Rozanov, E.; Shirochkov, A.; Makarova, L.; Egorova, T.; Kiselev, A.; Ozolin, Yu.; Karol, I.; Schmutz, W.: Modeling of the Joule heating influence on the circulation and ozone concentration in the middle atmosphere, Journal of the Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, Volume 67, page 155-162, year 2005
  10. Katsiyannis, A.C.; Berghmans, D.; Hochedez, J.-F.; Nicula, B.; Lawrence, G.; Defise, J.-M.; Ben-Moussa, A.; Delouille, V.; Donimique, M.; Lecat, J.-H.; Schmutz, W.; Theissen, A.; Slemzin, V.: SWAP: An EUV image for solar monitoring on board of PROBA2, SPIE, Volume 5901, page 1-8, year 2005
  11. Wehrli, Ch.; Schmutz, W.: World Optical Depth Research and Calibration Centre (WORCC), The Swiss Contribution to the WMO Global Atmosphere Watch Programme, page 25-29, year 2005
  12. Wehrli, Ch.: GAWPFR: A network of Aerosol Potical Depth observations with Precision Filter Radiometers, GAW Report, number 162, page 36-39, year 2005
  13. Rüedi, I.; Finsterle, W.: The World Radiometric Refernce and its Quality System, year 2005
  14. Philipona, R.: Mit Strahlungsmessungen den Treibhausgasen auf der Spur; Feuchte Gebiete Europas erwärmen sich mehr als trockene, Neue Zürcher Zeitung, number. 280, page 65, year 2005
  15. J.-F. Hochedez, W. Schmutz, Y. Stockman, U. Schühle, A. BenMoussa, S. Koller, K. Haenen, D. Berghmans, J.-M. Defise, J.-P. Halain, et al: LYRA, a solar UV radiometer on Proba2, Advances in Space Research, Volume 37, page 303-312, year 2006
  16. Kazantzidis, A.; Bais, A. F.; Gröbner, J.; Herman, J. R.; Kazadzis, S.; Krotkov, N.; Kyrö, E.; den Outer, P. N.; Garane, K.; Görts, P.; Lakkala, K.; Meleti, C.; Slaper, H.; Tax, R. B.; Turunen, T.; Zerefos, C. S.: Comparison of satellite-derived UV irradiances with ground-based measurements at four European stations, Geophysical Research, volume 111, page 1-7, year 2006
  17. Reda, I.; Hickey, J. R.; Gröbner, J.; Andreas, A.; Stoffel, T.: Calibrating pyrgeometers outdoors independent from the reference value of the atmospheric longwave irradiance, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, volume 68, page 1416-1424, year 2006
  18. Brönimann, S.; Schraner, M.; Müller B., Fischer, A.; Brunner, D.; Rozanov, E.; Egorova, T.: The 1986-1989 ENSO cycle in a chemical climate model, Atmos. Chem. Phys., Volume 6, page 4669-4685, year 2006
  19. Haberreiter, M.; Rozanov, E.; Rüedi, I.; Schmutz, W.: Representation of Opacity Data in Solar Model Atmosphere Calculations, ASP Conference Series, volume 288, page 165-168, year 2003
  20. Garcia, O.E.; Diaz, A.M.; Exposito, F.J.; Diaz, J.P.; Gröbner, J.; Fioletov,V.E.: Cloudless aerosol forcing efficiency in the UV region from AERONET and WOUDC databases, Geophysical Research Letters, volume 33, number L23803, page 1-4, year 2006
  21. Wenzler, T.; Solanki, S.K.; Krivova, N.A.; Fröhlich, C.: Reconstruction of solar irrdiance variations in cycles 21-23 based on surface magnetic fields, A & A, volume 460, page 583-595, year 2006
  22. Webb, A.; Gröbner, J.; Blumthaler, M.: A practical guide to operating broadband instruments measuring erythemally weighted irradiance, EU Publications Office, number EUR22595, year 2006
  23. Stohl, A.; Andrews, E.; Burkhart, J.F.; Forster, C.; Herber, A.; Hoch, S.W.; Kowal, D.; Lunder, C.; Mefford, T.; Ogren, J.A.; Sharma, S.; Spichtinger, N.; Stebel, K.; Stone, R.; Ström, J.; Torseth, K.; Wehrli, C. and Yttri, K.E.: Pan-Arctic enhancements of light absorbing aerosol concentrations due to North American boreal forest fires during summer 2004, Journal of Geophysical Research, volume 111, number D22214, page 10.1029/2006JD007216, year 2006
  24. Marakova L., Shirochkov A., Nagurny A., Rozanov E., Schmutz W.: Parameterization of the heating in the middle stratosphere due to solar wind-induced electric currents, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, volume 66, page 1173-1177, year 2004
  25. Thuillier, G.; Dewitte, S.; Schmutz, W. and the PICARD Team: Simultaneous measurement of the total solar irradiance and solar diameter by the PICARD mission, Advances in Space Research, volume 38, page 1792-1806, year 2006
  26. Skinner, S.; Güdel, M.; Schmutz, W.; Zhekov, S.: X-ray Observations of Binary and Single Wolf-Rayet Stars with SMM-Newton and Chandra, Astrophys Space Sci, number. 304, page 97-99, year 2006
  27. Fröhlich C.: Solar Irradiance variability since 1978, Revision of the PMOD Coposite during Solar Cycle 21, Space Science Reviews, volume 125, page 53-65, year 2006
  28. Finsterle, W.: Results of the Tenth International Pyrheliometer Comarisons (IPC-X), TECO-2006, Geneva Switzerland 4-6 December 2006, WMO/TD -No.1354, Instruments and Observing Methods, Report No. 94, year 2006
  29. Yang, F.; Schlesinger, M.E.; Rozanov, E.V.; Andronova, N.; Zubov, V.A. and Callis, L.B.: Sensitivity of middle atmospheric temperature and circulation in the UIUC GCM to the treatment of subgrid-scale gravity-wave breaking, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, number . 6, page 9085-9121, year 2006
  30. Zubov, V.A.; Rozanov, E.V.; Shirochkov, A.V.; Makarova, L.N.; Egorova, T.A.; Kiselev, A.A.; Ozolin, Yu.E.; Karol, I.L.; Schmutz, W.K.: Influence of Solar Wind on Ozone and Circulation in the Middle Atmosphere: A Model Study, Doklady Earth Sciences, volume 408, number 4, page 595-598, year 2006
  31. PMOD/WRC, PMOD/WRC, Jahresbericht 2006, year 2007
  32. Hülsen, G., Gröbner, J.: Characterization and calibration of ultraviolet broadband radiometers measuring eryhtemally weighted irradiance, Applied Optics, volume 46, number 23, page5877-5886, year 2007
  33. Messerotti, M., Zuccarello, F., Schmutz W.,: Monitoring and Predicting Solar Activity for Space Weather, COST-724 Final Report, Developing the scientific basis for monitoring, modelling and predicting Space Weather, OPOCE Books, page 3-12, 2007
  34. Michalsky J.J., Gueymard, C., Kiedron, P., McArthur, L.J.B., Philipona, R., Stoffel, T.: A proposed working standard for the measurement of diffuse horizontal shortwave irradiance, Journal of Geophysical Research, volume 112, number D16112, year 2007
  35. Lockwood, M., Fröhlich, C.: Recent oppositely directed trends in solar climate forcings and the global mean surface air temperature, Proceedings of The Royal Society A, number doi:10.1098, year 2007
  36. Schlifkowitz U., Finsterle W., Schmutz W.: Development of an SI traceable absolute radiometer for space and ground-based use, ESA SP-617, volume 617, page 3, year 2006
  37. Finsterle W., Fröhlich C., Schlifkowitz U.: Review of the long-term preformance of the PMO6 radiometers on VIRGO/SOHO, ESA SP-617, volume 617, page 3, year 2006
  38. Ruckstuhl Ch., Philipona R., Morland J:, Ohmura A.: Observed relationship between surface specific humidity, integrated water vapor and longwave downward radiation at different altitudes, Journal of Geophysical Research, volume 112, number D03302, page 1-7, year 2007
  39. Haberreiter M., Finterle W., Jefferies S.M.: On the observation of traveling acoustic waves in the solar atmosphere using a magneto-optical filter, Astron. Nachr., volume 999, number 88, page 789-792, year 2007
  40. Stohl A., Andrews E., Burkhart J., Forster C., Herber A., Hoch S., Kowal D., Lunder C., Mefford T., Ogren J., Sharma S., Spithinger N., Stebel K., Stone R., Ström J., Torseth K., Wehrli Ch., Yttri K.: Pan-Arctic enhancements of light absorbing aerosol concentrations due to North American boreal forest fires during summer 2004, Journal of Geophysical Research, volume 111, number D22214, page 1-20, year 2006
  41. Vilaplana J.M., Gröbner J.: Calibración de radiómetros de banda ancha en el INTA-El Arenosillo y su papel en la Acción Europea COST-726, 5a asamblea hispano-portuguesa de Geodesia y Geofísica, page 1-3, year 2006
  42. Antón M., Vilaplana J.M., Cancillo M.L., Serrano A., Gröbner J., García J.A., de la Morena B.: Corrección del error del espectrorradiómetro Brewer #150, 5a asamblea hispano-portuguesa de Geodesia y Geofísica, page 1-4, year 2006
  43. Thuiller G., Dewitte S., Schmutz W., The PICARD team: Simultaneous measurement of the total solar irradiance and solar diameter by the PICARD mission, Advances in Space Research, volume 38, page 1792-1806, year 2006
  44. BenMoussa A., Hochedez J.F., Schühle U., Schmutz W.,Haenen K., Stockman Y., Soltani A., Scholze F., Kroth U., Mortet V., Theissen A., Laubis C., Richter M., Koller S., Defise J.-M., Koizumi S.: Diamond detectors for LYRA, the solar VUV radiometer on board PROBA2, Diamond & Related Materials, volume 15, page 802-806, year 2005
  45. BenMoussa A., Theissen A., Scholze F., Hochedez J.F., Schühle U., Schmutz W., Haenen K., Stockman Y., Soltani A., McMullin D., Vest R.E., Kroth U., Laubis C., Richter M., Mortet V., Gissot S., Delouille V., Dominique M., Koller S., Halain J.P., Remes Z. et al.: Performance of diamond detectors for VUV applications, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, volume 568, page 398-405, year 2006
  46. Eyring V., Butchart N., Waugh D. W., Akiyoshi H., Austin J., Bekki S., Bodeker G.E., Boville B.A., Brühl C., Chipperfield M.P., Cordero E., Dameris M., Deushi M., Fioletov V.E., Frith S.M., Garcia R.R., Gettelman A., Giorgetta M.A., Grewe V., Rozanov E., Assessment of temperature, trace species, and ozone in chemistry-climate model simulations of the recent past, Journal of Geophysical Research, volume 111, number D22308, page 1-29, year 2006
  47. Rozanov E., Etorova T., Schmutz W., Peter Th.: Simulation of the stratospheric ozone and temperature response to the solar irradiance variability during sun rotaiton cycle, Journal of Atmospheric ans Solar-Terrestrial Physics, volume 68, page 2203-2213, year 2006
  48. Finsterle W.: Results of the tenth International Pyrheliometer Comparison (IPC-X), TECO-2006, volume WMO/TD1354, page 4, year 2006
  49. Gröbner J., Blumthaler M.: Experimental determination of the reference plane of shaped diffusers by solar ultraviolet measurements, Optics Letters, volume 32, number 1, page 80-82, year 2007
  50. Schöll M., Steinhilber F., Beer J., Haberreiter M., Schmutz W.: Long-term reconstruction of the total solar irradiance based on neutron monitor and sunspot data, Advances in Space Research, volume 40, page 996-999, year 2006
  51. Gröbner J., Los A.: Laboratory calibration of pyrgeometers with known spectral responsivities, Applied Optics, volume 46, number 30, page 7419-7425, year 2007
  52. Skinner S., Zhekov S., Güdel M., Schmutz W.: XMM-Newton X-ray observations of the Wolf-Rayet binary system WR 147, Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc., volume 378, page 1491-1498, year 2007
  53. van der Hucht K., Raassen A., Mewe R., Antokhin I., Rauw G., Vreux J.-M., Schild H., Schmutz W.: XMM-Newton Studies of the Wolf-Rayet Colliding-Wind Binaries WR 25 (WN6h+O4f) and WR 11 (WC8+O7.5III), ASP Conference Series, volume 367, page 159-164, year 2007
  54. Lindner C.: Der Forschungsort Davos ist Sitz des PMOD/WRC, Bündner Kalender 2008, volume 167, page 119-123, year 2007
  55. PMOD/WRC: Annual Report PMOD/WRC, year 2007
  56. Hoch S.W., Calanca P., Philipona R., Ohmura A.: Year-Round Observation of Longwave Radiative Flux Divergence in Greenland, Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, volume 46, page 1469 - 1479, year 2007
  57. College of Helvetic Astronomy Professors (CHAPS) eds. S. Lilly S. et al., Roadmap for Astronomy in Switzerland 2007-2016, year 2008
  58. Seckmeyer G., Pissulla D., Glandorf M., Henriques D., Johnsen B., Webb A., Siani A-M., Bais A., Kjeldstad B., Brogniez C., Lenoble J., Gardiner B., Kirsch P., Koskela T., Kaurola J., Uhlmann B., Slaper H., den Outer P., Janouch M., Gr&oubner J. et al., Variability of UV Irradiance in Europe, Photochemistry and Photobiology, volume 83, year 2007
  59. Gettelman A., Birner T., Eyring V., Akiyoshi H., Plummer D.A., Dameris M., Bekki S., Lefèvre F., Lott F., Brühl C., Shibata K., Rozanov E., Mancini E., Pitari G., Struthers H., Tian W., Kinnison D.E., The Tropical Tropopause Layer 1960-2100, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, volume 8, page 1367-1413, year 2008
  60. Rozanov E., Egorova T., Schmutz W., Climate Variability and Extremes During the Past 100 Years, page 317-331, year 2008
  61. Buisson F., Meissonnier M., Mouret J.M., Samson P., Thuillier G., Schmutz W., Dewitte S., Sun observation with a micro satellite: the Picard project, year 2006
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