AGENDA

Monday 5th May

  • 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Lunch
  • 2:30 p.m. - 6.30 p.m.
  • EARLINET GA (open to all EARLINET members)
  • - Welcome and intro Gelsomina + local host
  • - Status of the nextwork (Gelsomina and Adolfo). [Specific feedback will be asked to the stations in the next days]
  • - Reporting procedure (Giuseppe)
  • - Guidelines for new stations (Doina)
  • - EARLINET IPR (presentation of the EARLINET document by the Council, discussion and vote)
  • - QA instruments status (including eventual technical discussions if needed) (Volker)

Tuesday 6th May

  • 9:00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m.
  • EARLINET GA (open to all EARLINET members)
  • - data base (status, developments including discussion for new products and external visibility, QA for data) [Gelsomina, Holger, Lucia]
  • - website [Gelsomina]
  • - SCC status (including HoI) [Giuseppe, Holger B.]
  • - Paper guidelines /Data policy (Lucas)
  • 2:30 p.m. - 6.30 p.m.
  • - AMT SI status (Albert and Gelsomina). no need for specific presentations
  • - Strategy for joint publications (including scientific presentations of general interest for the network) Vassilis will chair
  • - Next GAs/workshops/conferences Gelsomina (30 min max)

Wednesday 7th May

  • 9:00 a.m. - 10.30 a.m.
  • EARLINET-ESA workshop
  • - Welcome / Main objectives of the workshop (Gelsomina Pappalardo)
  • - ADM-Aeolus - Getting ready for launch and the scientific exploitation (Anne Grete Straume)
  • - Aerosol products from the future space lidar mission ADM Aeolus (Pauline Martinet)
  • - EarthCARE status (Tobias Wehr)
  • - Discussion
  • 10:30 a.m. - 11.00 a.m.
  • Coffee Break
  • 11:00 a.m. - 12.30 p.m.
  • - EarthCARE aerosol products (Dave Donovan)
  • - EARLINET in brief, status and its importance for cal/val activities (Gelsomina Pappalardo)
  • - Validation of CALIPSO using EARLINET (Lucia Mona)
  • - Discussion
  • 12:30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m.
  • Lunch Break
  • 2:00 p.m. - 3.30 p.m.
  • - Aerosol typing from EARLINET and CALIPSO - Results from the ESA-CALIPSO study (Ulla Wandinger)
  • - LIVAS atmospheric database (Vassilis Amiridis)
  • - Final Discussion: EARLINET's role in the validation and scientific exploitation of the ADM-Aeolus and EarthCARE missions (Chair: Ulla Wandinger)
  • 3:30 p.m. - 4.00 p.m.
  • Coffee Break
  • 4:00 p.m. -
  • - Visit to Cork lidar station/ Tour of campus
  • End of Earlinet GA and ESA workshop