Publications using AEROCLO-sA data should contain the following acknowledgement sentence

“This work was supported by the French National Research Agency under grant agreement n° ANR-15-CE01-0014-01, the French national program LEFE/INSU, the Programme national de Télédetection Spatiale (PNTS,, grant n° PNTS-2016-14, the French National Agency for Space Studies (CNES), and the South African National Research Foundation (NRF) under grant UID 105958. The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Union’s 7th Framework Programme (FP7/2014-2018) under EUFAR2 contract n°312609″. Airborne data was obtained using the aircraft managed by Safire, the French facility for airborne research, an infrastructure of the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), Météo-France and the French National Center for Space Studies (CNES).”


Publications are part of the ACP/AMT inter-journal SI special issue

Editor(s): J. M. Haywood, P. Zuidema, P. Formenti, J. Schwarz, J. Riedi, P. Knippertz, N. Mihalopoulos, and F. Eckardt Special issue jointly organized between Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics and Atmospheric Measurement Techniques


Mallet, M., Nabat, P., Zuidema, P., Redemann, J., Sayer, A. M., Stengel, M., Schmidt, S., Cochrane, S., Burton, S., Ferrare, R., Meyer, K., Saide, P., Jethva, H., Torres, O., Wood, R., Saint Martin, D., Roehrig, R., Hsu, C., and Formenti, P.: Simulation of the transport, vertical distribution, optical properties and radiative impact of smoke aerosols with the ALADIN regional climate model during the ORACLES-2016 and LASIC experiments, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss.,, in review, 2018.

Formenti, P., Piketh, S. J., Namwoonde, A., Klopper, D., Burger, R., Cazaunau, M., Feron, A., Gaimoz, C., Broccardo, S., Walton, N., Desboeufs, K., Siour, G., Hanghome, M., Mafwila, S., Omoregie, E., Junkermann, W., and Maenhaut, W.: Three years of measurements of light-absorbing aerosols over coastal Namibia: seasonality, origin, and transport, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 17003-17016,, 2018.


Formenti, P. (2017). Le projet Aerosols, radiation and clouds in Southern Africa (Aeroclo-sA), La Météorologie, 99, – DOI : 10.4267/2042/63581

Mallet, M., Solmon, F., Roblou, L., Peers,F., Turquety, S., Waquet, F., Torres, O. (2017). Simulation of optical properties and direct and indirect radiative effects of smoke aerosols over marine stratocumulus clouds during summer 2008 in California with the regional climate model RegCM. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 122.


Zuidema, P., J. Redemann, J. Haywood, Wood, S. Piketh, M. Hipondoka, and P. Formenti, 2016: Smoke and Clouds above the Southeast Atlantic: Upcoming Field Campaigns Probe Absorbing Aerosol’s Impact on Climate. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 97, 1131–1135, doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-15-00082