The SCIAMACHY and GOSAT XCO2 and XCH4 core ECV data products are validated by comparison with ground-based Fourier-Transform-Spectroscopy (FTS) retrievals of the TCCON network. In addition, comparisons with in-situ observations will be carried out.
For available documents please visit our GHG-CCI Data Products Main Website.
The validation activity is led by Prof. Dr. Justus Notholt, IUP. Contact:
Prof Dr. Justus Notholt
Institute of Environmental Physics (IUP)
University of Bremen, FB1
Otto-Hahn-Allee 1, PO Box 33 04 40, D-28334 Bremen, Germany
e-mail: jnotholt at iup.physik.uni-bremen.de
Detailed information about available validation sites and their specific characteristics can be found here in the form of station report cards.