Atmospheric and Earth System Research with the Research Aircraft HALO                                                                                

           High Altitude and Long Range Research Aircraft (HALO)

Publications and Theses (2007–2018)


HALO related publications per year:


HALO related publications in 2017:


Retrieval of an ice water path over the ocean from ISMAR and MARSS millimeter and submillimeter brightness temperatures

Brath, M., Fox, S., Eriksson, P., Harlow, R. C., Burgdorf, M., Buehler, S. A.

Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 2018


Aerosol characteristics and particle production in the upper troposphere over the Amazon Basin

Andreae, M. O., Afchine, A., Albrecht, R., Holanda, B. A., Artaxo, P., Barbosa, H. M. J., Borrmann, S., Cecchini, M. A., Costa, A., Dollner, M., Futterer, D., Jarvinen, E., Jurkat, T., Klimach, T., Konemann, T., Knote, C., Kramer, M., Krisna, T., Machado, L. A. T., Mertes, S., Minikin, A., Pohlker, C., Pohlker, M. L., Poschl, U., Rosenfeld, D., Sauer, D., Schlager, H., Schnaiter, M., Schneider, J., Schulz, C., Spanu, A., Sperling, V. B., Voigt, C., Walser, A., Wang, J., Weinzierl, B., Wendisch, M., and Ziereis, H.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2018


Airborne Lidar Observations of Water Vapor Variability in Tropical Shallow Convective Environment

Kiemle, C., Groß, S., Wirth, M., Bugliaro, L.

Surveys in Geophysics, 2017


First tomographic observations of gravity waves by the infrared limb imager GLORIA

Krisch, I., Preusse, P., Ungermann, J., Dornbrack, A., Eckermann, S. D., Ern, M., Friedl-Vallon, F., Kaufmann, M., Oelhaf, H., Rapp, M., Strube, C., and Riese, M.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017


Illustration of microphysical processes in Amazonian deep convective clouds in the gamma phase space: introduction and potential applications

Cecchini, M. A., Machado, L. A. T., Wendisch, M., Costa, A., Kramer, M., Andreae, M. O., Afchine, A., Albrecht, R. I., Artaxo, P., Borrmann, S., Futterer, D., Klimach, T., Mahnke, C., Martin, S. T., Minikin, A., Molleker, S., Pardo, L. H., Pohlker, C., Pohlker, M. L., Poschl, U., Rosenfeld, D., and Weinzierl, B.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017


Further evidence for CCN aerosol concentrations determining the height of warm rain and ice initiation in convective clouds over the Amazon basin

Braga, R. C., Rosenfeld, D., Weigel, R., Jurkat, T., Andreae, M. O., Wendisch, M., Poschl, U., Voigt, C., Mahnke, C., Borrmann, S., Albrecht, R. I., Molleker, S., Vila, D. A., Machado, L. A. T., and Grulich, L.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017


Denitrification, dehydration and ozone loss during the 2015/2016 Arctic winter

Khosrawi, F.; Kirner, O.; Sinnhuber, B.-M.; Johansson, S.; Höpfner, M.; Santee, M. L.; Froidevaux, L.; Ungermann, J.; Ruhnke, R.; Woiwode, W.; Oelhaf, H. and Braesicke, P.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017


Classification of Arctic, midlatitude and tropical clouds in the mixed-phase temperature regime

Costa, A.; Meyer, J.; Afchine, A.; Luebke, A.; Günther, G.; Dorsey, J. R.; Gallagher, M. W.; Ehrlich, A.; Wendisch, M.; Baumgardner, D.; Wex, H. and Krämer, M.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017


The novel HALO mini-DOAS instrument: inferring trace gas concentrations from airborne UV/visible limb spectroscopy under all skies using the scaling method

Hüneke, T., Aderhold, O.-A., Bounin, J., Dorf, M., Gentry, E., Grossmann, K., Grooß, J.-U., Hoor, P., Jöckel, P., Kenntner, M., Knapp, M., Knecht, M., Lörks, D., Ludmann, S., Matthes, S., Raecke, R., Reichert, M., Weimar, J., Werner, B., Zahn, A., Ziereis, H. and Pfeilsticker, K.

Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 2017


EUREC4A: A Field Campaign to Elucidate the Couplings Between Clouds, Convection and Circulation

Bony, S., Stevens, B., Ament, F., Bigorre, S., Chazette, P., Crewell, S., Delanoe, J., Emanuel, K., Farrell, D., Flamant, C., Gross, S., Hirsch, L., Karstensen, J., Mayer, B., Nuijens, L., Ruppert, J. H., Sandu, I., Siebesma, P., Speich, S., Szczap, F., Totems, J., Vogel, R., Wendisch, M. and Wirth, M.

Surveys in Geophysics, 2017


Structure and Dynamical In uence of Water Vapor in the Lower Tropical Troposphere

Stevens, B., Brogniez, H., Kiemle, C., Lacour, J. L., Crevoisier, C. and Kiliani, J.

Surveys in Geophysics, 2017


CHARM-Fa new airborne integrated-path differential-absorption lidar for carbon dioxide and methane observations: measurement performance and quanti cation of strong point source emissions

Amediek, A., Ehret, G., Fix, A., Wirth, M., Budenbender, C., Quatrevalet, M., Kiemle, C. and Gerbig, C.

Applied Optics, 2017


Calibration and evaluation of CCD spectroradiometers for ground-based and airborne measurements of spectral  actinic flux densities

Bohn, B. and Lohse, I.

Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 2017


Sensitivities of Amazonian clouds to aerosols and updraft speed

Cecchini, M. A.; Machado, L. A. T.; Andreae, M. O.; Martin, S. T.; Albrecht, R. I.; Artaxo, P.; Barbosa, H. M. J.; Borrmann, S.; Futterer, D.; Jurkat, T.; Mahnke, C.; Minikin, A.; Molleker, S.; Pohlker, M. L.; Poschl, U.; Rosenfeld, D.; Voigt, C.; Weinzierl, B. and Wendisch, M.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017


The Green Ocean Amazon Experiment (GoAmazon2014/5) Observes Pollution Affecting Gases, Aerosols, Clouds, and Rainfall over the Rain Forest

Martin, S. T., Artaxo, P., Machado, L., Manzi, A. O., Souza, R. A. F., Schumacher, C., Wang, J., Biscaro, T., Brito, J., Calheiros, A., Jardine, K., Medeiros, A., Portela, B., dé Sa, S. S., Adachi, K., Aiken, A. C., Albrecht, R., Alexander, L., Andreae, M. O., Barbosa, H. M. J., Buseck, P., Chand, D., Comstock, J. M., Day, D. A., Dubey, M., Fan, J., Fast, J., Fisch, G., Fortner, E., Giangrande, S., Gilles, M., Goldstein, A. H., Guenther, A., Hubbe, J., Jensen, M., Jimenez, J. L., Keutsch, F. N., Kim, S., Kuang, C., Laskin, A., McKinney, K., Mei, F., Miller, M., Nascimento, R., Pauliquevis, T., Pekour, M., Peres, J., Petj, T., Phlker, C., Pschl, U., Rizzo, L., Schmid, B., Shilling, J. E., Silva Dias, M. A., Smith, J. N., Tomlinson, J. M., Tta, J., and Wendisch, M.

Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 2017


Potential of remote sensing of cirrus optical thickness by airborne spectral radiance measurements at different sideward viewing angles

Wolf, K.; Ehrlich, A.; Hüneke, T.; Pfeilsticker, K.; Werner, F.; Wirth, M. and Wendisch, M.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017


Long-lived contrails and convective cirrus above the tropical tropopause

Schumann, U.; Kiemle, C.; Schlager, H.; Weigel, R.; Borrmann, S.; D'Amato, F.; Krämer, M. Matthey, R.; Protat, A.; Voigt, C. and Volk, C. M.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017


ML-CIRRUS: The Airborne Experiment on Natural Cirrus and Contrail Cirrus with the High- Altitude Long-Range Research Aircraft HALO

Voigt, C.; Schumann, U.; Minikin, A.; Abdelmonem, A.; Afchine, A.; Borrmann, S.; Boettcher, M.; Buchholz, B.; Bugliaro, L.; Costa, A.; Curtius, J.; Dollner, M.; Dörnbrack, A.; Dreiling, V.; Ebert, V.; Ehrlich, A.; Fix, A.; Forster, L.; Frank, F.; Fütterer, D.; Giez, A.; Graf, K.; Grooß, J.-U.; Groß, S.; Heinold, B.; Hüneke, T.; Järvinen, E.; Jurkat, T.; Kaufmann, S.; Kenntner, M.; Klingebiel, M.; Klimach, T.; Kohl, R.; Krämer, M.; Krisna, T. C.; Luebke, A.; Mayer, B.; Mertes, S.; Molleker, S.; Petzold, A.; Pfeilsticker, K.; Port, M.; Rapp, M.; Reutter, P.; Rolf, C.; Rose, D.; Sauer, D.; Schäfler, A.; Schlage, R.; Schnaiter, M.; Schneider, J.; Spelten, N.; Spichtinger, P.; Stock, P.; Weigel, R.; Weinzierl, B.; Wendisch, M.; Werner, F.; Wernli, H.; Wirth, M.; Zahn, A.; Ziereis, H. and Zöger, M.

Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 2017


Trace gas composition in the Asian summer monsoon anticyclone: A case study based on aircraft observations and model simulations

Gottschaldt, K.-D.; Schlager, H.; Baumann, R.; Bozem, H.; Eyring, V.; Hoor, P.; Jöckel, P.; Jurkat, T.; Voigt, C.; Zahn, A. and Ziereis, H.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017


Determining stages of cirrus evolution: a cloud classification scheme

Urbanek, B.; Groß, S.; Schäfler, A. and Wirth, M.

Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 2017


Comparing parameterized versus measured microphysical properties of tropical convec- tive cloud bases during the ACRIDICON--CHUVA campaign

Braga, R. C.; Rosenfeld, D.; Weigel, R.; Jurkat, T.; Andreae, M. O.; Wendisch, M.; Pöhlker, M. L.; Klimach, T.; Pöschl, U.; Pöhlker, C.; Voigt, C.; Mahnke, C.; Borrmann, S.; Albrecht, R. I.; Molleker, S.; Vila, D. A.; Machado, L. A. T. and Artaxo, P.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017


Vertical distribution of the particle phase in tropical deep convective clouds as derived from cloud-side reflected solar radiation measurements

Jäkel, E.; Wendisch, M.; Krisna, T. C.; Ewald, F.; Kölling, T.; Jurkat, T.; Voigt, C.; Cecchini, M. A.; Machado, L. A. T.; Afchine, A.; Costa, A.; Krämer, M.; Andreae, M. O.; Pöschl, U.; Rosenfeld, D. and Yuan, T.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017


Properties of individual contrails: A compilation of observations and some comparisons

Schumann, U.; Baumann, R.; Baumgardner, D.; Bedka, S. T.; Duda, D. P.; Freudenthaler, V.; Gayet, J.-F.; Heymsfield, A. J.; Minnis, P.; Quante, M.; Raschke, E.; Schlager, H.; Vázquez-Navarro, M.; Voigt, C. and Wang, Z.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017


On the Life Cycle of Individual Contrails and Contrail Cirrus

Schumann, U. and Heymsfield, A. J.

Meteorological Monographs, 2017


Pointing Verification Method for Spaceborne Lidars

Amediek, A. and Wirth, M.

Remote Sensing, 2017


Static pressure from aircraft trailing-cone measurements and numerical weather-predic- tion analysis

Giez, A.; Mallaun, C.; Zöger, M.; Dörnbrack, A. and Schumann, U.

J. Aircraft, 2017


HAI, a new airborne, absolute, twin dual-channel, multi-phase TDLAS-hygrometer: back- ground, design, setup, and first flight data 

Buchholz, B.; Afchine, A.; Klein, A.; Schiller, C.; Krämer, M. and Ebert, V.

Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 2017


Online single particle analysis of ice particle residuals from mountain-top mixed-phase clouds using laboratory derived particle type assignment

Schmidt, S.; Schneider, J.; Klimach, T.; Mertes, S.; Schenk, L. P.; Kupiszewski, P.; Curtius, J. and Borrmann, S.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics,  2017


Characterization of Water Vapor and Clouds during the Next-Generation Aircraft Remote Sensing for Validation (NARVAL) South Studies

Schnitt, S.; Orlandi, E.; Mech, M.; Ehrlich, A. and Crewell, S.

IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 2017


Biofuel blending reduces particle emissions from aircraft engines at cruise conditions

Moore, R. H.; Thornhill, K. L.; Weinzierl, B.; Sauer, D.; D´Ascoli, E.; Kim, J.; Lichtenstern, M.; Scheibe, M.; Beaton, B.; Beyersdorf, A. J.; Barrick, J.; Bulzan, D.; Corr, C. A.; Crosbie, E.; Jurkat, T.; Martin, R.; Riddick, D.; Shook, M.; Slover, G.; Voigt, C.; White, R.; Winstead, E.; Yasky, R.; Ziemba, L. D.; Brown, A.; Schlager, H. and Anderson, B. E.

Nature, 2017


Depletion of ozone and reservoir species of chlorine and nitrogen oxide in the lower Antarctic polar vortex measured from aircraft

Jurkat, T.; Voigt, C.; Kaufmann, S.; Grooß, J.-U.; Ziereis, H.; Dörnbrack, A.; Hoor, P.; Bozem, H.; Engel, A.; Bönisch, H.; Keber, T.; Hüneke, T.; Pfeilsticker, K.; Zahn, A.; Walker, K. A.; Boone, C. D.; Bernath, P. F. and Schlager, H.

Geophysical Research Letters, 2017


Mitigating the Climate Impact from Aviation: Achievements and Results of the DLR WeCare Project Aerospace

Grewe, V.; Dahlmann, K.; Flink, J.; Frömming, C.; Ghosh, R.; Gierens, K.; Heller, R.; Hendricks, J.; Jöckel, P.; Kaufmann, S.; Kölker, K.; Linke, F.; Luchkova, T.; Lührs, B.; van Manen, J.; Matthes, S.; Minikin, A.; Niklaß, M.; Plohr, M.; Righi, M.; Rosanka, S.; Schmitt, A.; Schumann, U.; Terekhov, I.; Unterstrasser, S.; Vázquez-Navarro, M.; Voigt, C.; Wicke, K.; Yamashita, H.; Zahn, A. and Ziereis H.

Aerospace, 2017


Observations of bromine monoxide transport in the Arctic sustained on aerosol particles

Peterson, P. K.; Pöhler, D.; Sihler, H.; Zielcke, J.; General, S.; Frieß, U.; Platt, U.; Simpson, W. R.; Nghiem, S. V.; Shepson, P. B.; Stirm, B. H.; Dhaniyala, S.; Wagner, T.; Caulton, D. R.; Fuentes, J. D. and Pratt, K. A.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 2017


In-flight stability of quantum cascade laser-based infrared absorption spectroscopy measurements of atmospheric carbon monoxide

Tadic, I.; Parchatka, U.; Königstedt, R. and Fischer, H.

Applied Physics B, 2017