22th International TM5 Meeting (19-20 Jan 2015)

Notes of the 4rd SC-meeting 20 Jan 2015

SRON, Utrecht the Netherlands

3584 CA Utrecht

tel: +31655514090




Monday Jan 19   (Bleekerzaal, SRON)

13:00 Walk in

13:15 Welcome 

Session 1: chemistry and aerosol (Chair Sander Houweling)

13:30 - 13:50: Twan van Noije (KNMI)

"Aerosol sensitivity simulations in relation to wet scavenging, emissions and treatment of nitrate”

13:50 - 14:10: Nikos Daskalakis (ECPL, Univ. Crete)

“The so far achieved gain from applied air quality legislation”

Session 2: greenhouse gas sources and sinks (Maarten Krol)

14:10 - 14:30  Narcisa Banda (IMAU)

“Modelling methane in the early 1990s: technical aspects and missing variability”

14:30 - 14:50 Aki Tsuruta (FMI) 

“Development of CTE-methane at FMI and some comparisons from two TM5 convection schemes”

14:50  - 15:10  Ingrid van der Laan (WU/CP-Sweden)

“Inverse modeling using IPEN aircraft data for estimating Amazonian CO2 fluxes”

15:10 Break 

15:40 - 16:00 Wouter Peters (WU)

“Δ17O in CO₂ in TM5”

16:00 - 16:20  Thijs van Leeuwen (SRON)

 “Optimizing Biomass Burning emissions on the African continent”

16:20 - 16:40  Sourish Basu (not available)

“The impact of the injection profile on estimates of biomass burning CO”

16:40  Adjourn 

19:30  Dinner in Utrecht


Tuesday Jan 20   (Bleekerzaal, SRON)

Session 2: greenhouse gas sources and sinks II (Chair Wouter Peters) 

9:00 - 9:20   Sudhanshu Pandey (SRON/UU)

“On the use of satellite derived CH4/CO2 columns in CH4 flux inversions”

9:20 - 9:40   Sander Houweling (SRON)

 “The CarbonSat mission, and estimation of its performance using TM5”

9:40  - 10:00   Ernest Koffi (JRC)

“TM5 validation within the InGOS project”


10:00: BREAK                                                                                                                  


Session 3: Model development and infrastructure (Chair Folkert Boersma)

10:30 - 10:50  Marco De Bruijne (UU)

“Age of air experiment: protocol and first results with TM5”

10:50 - 11:10 Philippe le Sager (KNMI)

“TM5-MP: repository, base code and chemistry updates”

11:10 - 11:30  Arjo Segers (TNO)

“Status of the py-shell merge project”


11:30     General Discussion about TM5 development

12:00     End of the TM5 meeting


12:30     LUNCH

13:30     TM5 Steering Committee meeting


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