Satellite-based observation and early detection


Witschas, B., Lemmerz, C., and Reitebuch, O., Horizontal lidar measurements for the proof of spontaneous Rayleigh-Brillouin scattering in the atmosphere, Applied Optics, 51(25):6207-6219. (2012)

Straub C., A. Murk, N. Kämpfer, S. H. W. Golchert, G. Hochschild, K. Hallgren, and P. Hartogh 2011. Aris-campaign: intercomparison of three ground based 22 ghz radiometers for middle atmospheric water vapor at the zugspitze in winter 2009. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques Discussions, 4(3):3359–3400,

Wüst, S. und M. Bittner, 2011. Resonant interaction between two planetary waves as a precursor for stratospheric warmings? JASTP 73, 771–778.

Hallgren, K., 2011. Mesospheric water vapor: variability at different timescales observed by ground-based microwave spectroscopy. Berlin: Uni-Ed. & Rostock, Univ., Diss., 2010

Hallgren, K., Hartogh, P. and Jarchow, C., 2010. A New High-Performance Heterodyne Spectrometer for Ground-based Remote Sensing of Mesospheric Water vapour. Advances in Geosciences, 19, 569-578

Bittner, M., K. Höppner, C. Pilger und C. Schmidt, 2010. Mesopause temperature perturbations as an early indicator for the detection of tsunamis and other geo-hazards. NHESS 10, 1431–1442.

Pilger, C. und M. Bittner, 2009. Infrasound from tropospheric sources: Impact on mesopause temperature? JASTP 71, 816-822.

Höppner, K. und M. Bittner, 2009. Detection of solar activity signatures in OH* temperature fluctuations possibly related to the differential rotation of the Sun. JASTP 71, 1287–1292.

Wüst, S. und M. Bittner, 2008. Gravity wave reflection: Case study based on rocket data. JASTP 70, 742–755.

Höppner, K. und M. Bittner, 2007. Evidence for Solar Signals in the Mesopause Temperature Variability? JASTP 69, 431-448.

Wüst, S. und M. Bittner, 2006. Non-linear resonant wave–wave interaction (triad): Case studies based on rocket data and first application to satellite data. JASTP 68, 959–976.

Bittner, M., D. Offermann, H.-H. Graef, M. Donner und K. Hamilton, 2002. An 18-year time series of OH rotational temperatures and middle atmosphere decadal variations. JATP 64, 1147-1166.

Bittner, M., D. Offermann und H.-H. Graef, 2000. Mesopause temperature variability above a midlatitude station in Europe. JGR 105, 2045-2058.

Prof. Dr. Michael Bittner
Uni Augsburg-AFE
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