Modeling Spatiotemporal Mismatch for Aerosol Profiles

  • Ilia NegriEmail author
  • Alessandro Fassò
  • Lucia Mona
  • Nikolaos Papagiannopoulos
  • Fabio Madonna
Conference paper


The horizontal smoothing impact on the uncertainty term between the satellite and the ground measurement of the aerosol layers is investigated. Nine different horizontal averaging schemes for the CALIPSO aerosol profiles are used in order to investigate the influence of horizontal smoothing of CALIPSO data when compared against the EARLINET data.


Data comparison Uncertainty CALIOP measurements EARLINET measurements 



This research is partially funded by GAIA-CLIM, the project funded from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under grant agreement No 640276.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ilia Negri
    • 1
    Email author
  • Alessandro Fassò
    • 1
  • Lucia Mona
    • 2
  • Nikolaos Papagiannopoulos
    • 2
  • Fabio Madonna
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Management Information and Production EngineeringUniversity of BergamoBergamoItaly
  2. 2.Istituto di Metodologie per l’Analisi Ambientale (IMAA)Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, (CNR)Tito ScaloItaly

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