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TEMIS

Tropospheric Emission Monitoring Internet Service

Production and delivery of tropospheric trace gas concentrations, aerosol and UV products, derived from observations of the nadir-viewing satellite instruments on board ERS-2 and ENVISAT: GOME, SCIAMACHY and (A)ATSR.

 
Project References
 Name TEMIS
 Title Tropospheric Emission Monitoring Internet Service
 Programme DUP (Data User Programme)
 Theme Atmosphere
 Cost €1,300k
 Type Service Demonstration
 Status Completed (2002-2008)
 Sensors ENVISAT : SCIAMACHY
ERS-1 : ATSR-1
ERS-2 : GOME
 
Project Description
 Web site http://www.temis.nl/
 Objectives

TEMIS aims to compute and deliver global concentrations of tropospheric trace gases, and aerosol and UV products derived from observations of nadir-viewing satellite instruments such as GOME, SCIAMACHY and (A)ATSR.

TEMIS is part of the Data User Programme of the European Space Agency. The service of TEMIS centres around the four themes, namely Ozone, UV radiation,  the Greenhouse effect, and Air Pollution.

The TEMIS project contributes to these central issues by generating data sets of several key species and by providing free access to these data sets via internet.

 
 Results Global Observation of Formaldehyde in the troposphere by sate
 
 
Project Consortium
 Prime contractor KNMI : Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute
 Subcontractors BIRA-IASB : Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy
CGS : CARLO GAVAZZI SPACE S.P.A.
CNR-ISAC BO : Italian National Research Council (CNR) - Institute of Atmospheric Sciences and Climate (ISAC)
EMPA : EMPA
 
User Partnership
 Users ARPA-Emilia Romagna : Regional Agency for the Protection of the Environment - Emilia Romagna
ECMWF : European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasting
ITC : Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente
L'OREAL : Groupe L'Oreal, Research and Development department
LVAAC : London Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre
MIA : Malta International Airport
NABEL : National Air Pollution Monitoring Network (NABEL)
RIVM : National Institute of Public Health and the Environment
SAEFL : Swiss Agency for Environment, Forests and Landscape
TVAAC : Toulouse Volcanic Ash Advisory Center - Meteo France
 
Contact Points
 Project Manager R. van der A
Atmospheric Composition Research Division
KNMI (Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute)
P.O.Box 201,
3730AE De Bilt,
The Netherlands
E-mail: Avander@knmi.nl
Phone : +31 30 2206412
Fax : +31 30 2210407
 Technical Officer Claus Zehner
European Space Agency - ESRIN D/EOP-SEU
Via Galileo Galilei CP. 64
I-00044 Frascati
ITALY
Tel: (+39) 06 94180 544
Fax: (+39) 06 94180 552
Email: Claus.Zehner@esa.int
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