Infrasound Monitoring for Atmospheric Studies

Le Pichon A., Blanc E., Hauchecorne A. (Eds.), Infrasound Monitoring for Atmospheric Studies, Springer editions, 2009

  • Assink J. D., G. Averbuch, P. S. M. Smets, and L. G. Evers (2016), On the infrasound detected from the 2013 and 2016 DPRK's underground nuclear tests, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 3526-3533, doi:10.1002/2016GL068497
  • de la Cámara, A., F. Lott, and M.Abalos (2016), Climatology of the middle atmosphere in LMDz: Impact of source-related parameterizations of gravity wave drag, J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 8, doi:10.1002/2016MS000753
  • de la Cámara, A., F. Lott, V.Jewtoukoff, R. Plougonven, A. Hertzog (2016),On the Gravity Wave Forcing during the Southern Stratospheric Final Warming in LMDZ,J. Atmos. Sci., 73, 3213-3226,doi:10.1175/JAS-D-15-0377.1
  • Khaykin S. M., Pommereau J.-P., Riviere E. D., Held G., Ploeger F. , Ghysels M., Amarouche N., Vernier J.-P., Wienhold F. G., and Ionov D. (2016), Evidence of horizontal and vertical transport of water in the Southern Hemisphere tropical tropopause layer (TTL) from high-resolution balloon observations, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 12273-12286, doi:10.5194/acp-16-12273-2016
  • Lott, F. (2016), A new theory for downslope windstorms and trapped mountain waves, J. Atmos. Sci., 73, 3585-3597,doi:10.1175/JAS-D-15-0342.1
  • Lübken F.-J., Baumgarten G., Hildebrand J.,Schmidlin J (2016), Simultaneous and co-located wind measurements in the middle atmosphere by lidar and rocket-borne techniques, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 3911-3919,doi:10.5194/amt-9-3911-2016
  • Marchetti E., Lacanna G., le Pichon A., Piccinini D., Ripepe M. (2016), Evidence of Large Infrasonic Radiation Induced by Earthquake Interaction with Alluvial Sediments, Seismol. Res. Lett., 87, 678-684,doi:10.1785/0220150223
  • Smets P., Assink J., Le Pichon A., Evers L. (2016), ECMWF SSW forecast evaluation using infrasound, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121,doi:10.1002/2015JD024251
  • Wüst S. et al (2016),Derivation of gravity wave potential energy density from NDMC measurement, J. Atmos. Sol.-Terr. Phys., 138, 32-46,doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2015.12.003
  • Blanc E., Charlton-Perez A., Keckhut P., Evers L., Heinrich P., Le Pichon A., Hauchecorne A.(2015), The ARISE project: dynamics of the atmosphere and climate. Our Common Future Under Climate Change, International Scientific Conference, Jul 2015, Paris, France. pp-P-1108-01, 2015,>CFCC15 "Our Common Future under Climate Change", Paris, France, July 06-10, 2015
  • Chunchuzov I.,Kulichkov S., Perepelkin V.,Popov O., Firstov P., Assink J.D., Marchetti E. (2015),Study of the wind velocity layered structure in the stratosphere, mesosphere and lower thermosphere by using infrasound probing of the atmosphere, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos, 120, 8828-8840, doi:10.1002/2015JD023276
  • Costantino, L., P. Heinrich, N. Mze, A. Hauchecorne (2015) Convective gravity wave propagation and breaking in the stratosphere, comparison between WRF modelsimulations and LIDAR data, Ann. Geophys. 33, 1155-1171, doi:10.5194/angeo-33-1155-2015
  • Gibbons S. J. et al.(2015), The European Arctic: A Laboratory for Seismoacoustic Studies, Seismol. Res. Lett., 86, 917-928, doi:10.1785/0220140230
  • Keckhut P., B. M. Funatsu,C. Claud., A. Hauchecorne(2015), Tidal effects on stratospheric temperature series derived from successive advanced microwave sounding units, Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc. , 141, 477-483, doi:10.1002/qj.2368
  • Khaykin S. M., A. Hauchecorne, N. Mze, P. Keckhut (2015), Seasonal variation of gravity wave activity at mid-latitudes from 7 years of COSMIC GPS and Rayleigh lidar temperature observations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, 1251-1258, doi:10.1002/2014GL062891
  • Le Pichon, A., J. D. Assink, P. Heinrich, E. Blanc, A. Charlton-Perez, C. F. Lee, P. Keckhut, A. Hauchecorne, R. Rüfenacht, N. Kämpfer, D. P. Drob, P. S. M. Smets, L. G. Evers, L. Ceranna, C. Pilger, O. Ross, and C. Claud (2015), Comparison of co-located independent ground-based middle atmospheric wind and temperature measurements with numerical weather prediction models, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, 8318-8331, doi:10.1002/2015JD023273
  • Marchetti E., Ripepe M., Ulivieri G., Kogelnig A. (2015), Infrasound array criteria for automatic detection and front velocity estimation of snow avalanches: towards a real-time early-warning system, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 15, 2545-2555,doi: 10.5194/nhess-15-2545-2015
  • Pilger C., L. Ceranna, J. O. Ross, A. Le Pichon, P. Mialle, M. Garces (2015), CTBT infrasound network performance to detect the 2013 Russian fireball event, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, 2523-2531,doi:10.1002/2015GL063482
  • Sindelarova T., J. Chum, K. Skripnikova, J. Base (2015), Atmospheric infrasound observed during intense convective storms on 9-10 , J. Atmos. 122, 66-74, doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2014.10.014
  • Smets P., Evers L., Näsholm S., Gibbons S. (2015), Probabilistic infrasound propagation using realistic atmospheric perturbations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 42,6510-6517, doi:10.1002/2015GL064992
  • Tripathi O. P. et al. (2015), The predictability of the extratropical stratosphere on monthly time-scales and its impact on the skill of tropospheric forecasts, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 141, 987-1003, doi:10.1002/qj.2432
  • Assink J.D., A. Le Pichon, E. Blanc, M. Kallel, L. Khemiri (2014), Evaluation of wind and temperature profiles from ECMWF analysis on two hemispheres using volcanic infrasound, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 8659-8683, doi:10.1002/2014JD021632
  • Assink, J. D., R. Waxler, P. Smets, and L. G. Evers (2014), Bidirectional infrasonic ducts associated with sudden stratospheric warming events, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 1140-1153, doi:10.1002/2013JD021062.
  • Bellisario C., P. Keckhut, L. Blanot, A. Hauchecorne, and P. Simoneau (2014), O2 and OH Night Airglow Emission Derived from GOMOS-Envisat Instrument, J. Atmos. Ocean. Technol., 31, 1301-1311, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00135.1.
  • Bertin M., C. Millet, D. Bouche, A low-order reduced model for the long range propagation of infrasounds in the atmosphere, J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 136, 37-52, doi:10.1121/1.4883388
  • Blanc E., T. Farges, A. Le Pichon, and P. Heinrich, Ten year observations of gravity waves from thunderstorms in western Africa, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 6409-6418, doi:10.1002/2013JD020499.
  • Costantino L., P. Heinrich (2014), Tropical deep convection and density current signature in surface pressure: comparison between WRF model simulations and infrasound measurements, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 3113-3132, doi:10.5194/acp-14-3113-2014.
  • Evers L.G., D. Brown, K. D. Heaney, J. D. Assink, P. S. M. Smets, M. Snellen (2014), Evanescent wave coupling in a geophysical system: Airborne acoustic signals from the Mw 8.1 Macquarie Ridge earthquake, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 1644-1650, doi:10.1002/2013GL058801.
  • Fricke J.T., L.G. Evers, P.S.M. Smets, K. Wapenaar and D.G. Simons (2014), Infrasonic interferometry applied to microbaroms observed at the Large ApertureInfrasound Array in the Netherlands, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 9654-9665, doi:10.1002/2014JD021663.
  • Keckhut P., B. M. Funatsu, C. Claud, A. Hauchecorne (2014) Tidal effects on stratospheric temperature series derived from successive advanced microwave sounding units, Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 141, 477-483, doi:10.1002/qj.2368.
  • Landes M., A. le Pichon, N. M. Shapiro, G. Hillers, M. Campillo (2014), Explaining global patterns of microbarom observations with wave action models, Geophys. J. Int. 199, 1328-1337, doi:10.1093/gji/ggu324.
  • N. Mzé, A. Hauchecorne, P. Keckhut, and M. Thetis (2014),Vertical distribution of gravity wave potential energy from long-term Rayleigh lidar data at a northern middle-latitude site, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 12069-12083, .
  • Smets P.S.M., L.G. Evers (2014), The life cycle of asudden stratospheric warming from infrasonic ambient noise observations, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 12084-12099, doi:10.1002/2014JD021905
  • ARISE - A European research infrastructure combining three measurement techniques (2013), WMO Bulletin, 62(1), 26-31, URL
  • Blanc E., Advancing atmospheric imaging, International Innovation - Environment, September 2013 (
  • Chum J., G. Diendorfer, T. Sindelarova, J. Base, F. Hruska (2013), Infrasound pulses from lightning and electrostatic field changes: Observation and discussion, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 10653-10664, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50805
  • Khaykin S., J.-P. Pommereau, A. Hauchecorne (2013), Impact of land convection on temperature diurnal variation in the tropical lower stratosphere inferred from COSMIC GPS radio occultations, Atmos. Chem. Phys. 13, 6391-6402,doi:10.5194/acp-13-6391-2013
  • Le Pichon A., L. Ceranna, C. Pilger, P. Mialle, D. Brown, P. Herry, N. Brachet (2013), The 2013 Russian fireball largest ever detected by CTBTO infrasound sensors, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 3732-3737, doi:10.1002/grl.50619
  • Marchetti, E., M. Ripepe, D. Delle Donne, R. Genco, A. Finizola, E. Garaebiti (2013), Blast waves from violent explosive activity at Yasur Volcano, Vanuatu, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 5838-5843,doi:10.1002/2013GL057900
  • Pilger C., C. Schmidt, F. Streicher, S. Wust, M. Bittner (2013), Airglow observations of orographic, volcanic and meteorological infrasound signatures, J. Atmos. Sol.-Terr. Phys., 104, 55-66, doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2013.08.008
  • Ripepe M., C. Bonadonna, A. Folch, D. Delle Donne, G. Lacanna, E. Marchetti, A. Hoskuldsson (2013), Ash-plume dynamics and eruption source parameters by infrasound and thermal imagery: the 2010 Eyjafjallajokull eruption, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 366, 112-121, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2013.02.005
  • Tailpied D., A. Le Pichon, E. Marchetti, M. Ripepe, M. Kallel, L. Ceranna, N. Brachet (2013), Remote infrasound monitoring of Mount Etna: Observed and predicted network detection capability, Inframatics, 2, 1-11, doi:10.4236/inframatics.2013.21001
  • Angot G., P. Keckhut, A. Hauchecorne, C. Claud (2012), Contribution of stratospheric warmings to temperature trends in the middle atmosphere from the lidar series obtained at Haute-Provence Observatory (44N), J. Geophys. Res., 117, D21102, doi:10.1029/2012JD017631
  • Blanc, E., ARISE - Capturing the atmosphere, International Innovation - Environment, August 2012 (

(in green : open access papers)

Presentations (selected posters & oral talks)

pdf 1.31 MB New challenges of the ARISE project (poster)
European Geosciences Union (EGU) Assembly 2015, Vienna, Austria, April 13-17, 2015
pdf 1.63 MB CFCC15 "Our Common Future under Climate Change", Paris, France, July 06-10, 2015


pdf 37 KB How the bomb could help us predict next month's weather
University of Reading press release, Sep 2012 - link to the online press article
pdf 384 KB Atmospheric dynamics Research InfraStructure in Europe - ARISE2
Abstract of the ARISE2 project