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URBan ANthrpogenic heat FLUX from Earth observation Satellites

Deliverables

Energy budget simulations report

A summary on the approaches developed in WP4 and documentation of the DART-based bottom-up approach for modeling the 3D urban energy budget and of the database containing the EO-derived 3D radiation balance Q*.

EO-based method for QF determination and product documentation

Report on the determination of QF from satellite data, consideration of the spatial characteristics and evaluation of the method. Documentation of the database that includes all (satellite and non-satellite) derived QF products.

Participatory methodology for stakeholder involvement

Report on the methodology for CoP development.

Urban surface analysis and LCZ mapping documentation

Report on the EO-based methods and results of the WP3.

1st Demonstration Event Proceedings

Proceedings of the 1st umbrella CoP meeting in the framework of which the 1st URBANFLUXES demonstration event will be performed.

Spatial assessment of ΔQs

Report on the development of ESTM for spatial assessment of ΔQs using EO, GIS-data and in-situ measurements.

Summary of users knowledge operational requirements

Report on users knowledge, operational needs and sustainable planning requirements as capture by CoPs. The requirements of scientific community will be also included.

Users feedback report

Report on users (scientific community included) feedback on URBANFLUXES method and products, as captured by the second umbrella CoP.

ΔQs evaluation and documentation

Assessment and evaluation of ΔQs using ESTM in comparison with OHM and other methods. Documentation of the database that includes all derived ΔQs products for all case studies.

Validation, uncertainty analysis and documentation of EO-derived QH and QE fluxes

Report on cross-checking QH and QE fluxes with independent methods and measurements and documentation of the database of the final QH and QE products. This is the main product of WP6 which will be delivered to WP7 for further processing.

Data Management Plan

It will outline how data will be handled during and after the project, how this data will be shared and made openly accessible and how it will be curated and preserved. A first version of D.1.4 will be provided in M6, a second version in M18 and a final version in M36.

2nd Demonstration Event Proceedings

Proceedings of the 2nd umbrella CoP meeting in the framework of which the 1st URBANFLUXES demonstration event will be performed, including gguidelines on the use of QF products time series.

Assessment of QF via non remote sensing approaches

Report on the assessment of QF via non-remote sensing approached.

URBANFLUXES Published material

Scientific papers, review articles, newsletters, and leaflets. They will be published periodically starting from M6.

Two short films on URBANFLUXES

Films providing easily accessible information on the project goals and outcomes.

URBANFLUXES Web-site

The project Web-site. It will be the main detailed information source

Case studies measurements

Database containing all in-situ measurement performed at all case study areas during the project’s lifecycle. This data also will be made available at the URBANFLUXES data repository.

QF and rest UEB time series products

Final QF and rest UEB time series products.

Pixel based QH and QE fluxes

The first version of the turbulent heat fluxes estimation.

Sentinels data collection

Collection of Sentinel 1, 2 and 3 data, or generation of simulated Sentinel data (in case of Sentinels launch delay) and synergistic products.

Demonstration App

Development of an app to present QF hotspots in URBANFLUXES case studies and compare it with temperature hot spots.

Adaptation to Sentinels methodology and evaluation report

Methodology adaptation for Sentinels synergy and framework for an operational application.

Urban surface morphology land cover/use and characteristics

Database of local scale maps of the urban surface morphology and characteristics for the three case study cities.

Preliminary LCZ classification

Database containing preliminary LCZ maps.

Final LCZ classification

Database containing final LCZ maps for the three study cities.

Multidimensional normalization functions

Multidimensional normalization functions FLCZ of directional reflectance and brightness temperature, for any sun direction Ωsun and LCZ.

UEB fluxes products for demonstration

Database with examples of Sentinel derived UEB fluxes products for use at the 2nd demonstration event.

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Publications

CO2 emission estimation in the urban environment: Measurement of the CO2 storage term

Author(s): A.B. Bjorkegren, C.S.B. Grimmond, S. Kotthaus, B.D. Malamud
Published in: Atmospheric Environment, Issue 122, 2015, Page(s) 775-790, ISSN 1352-2310
DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2015.10.012

Influence of ground surface characteristics on the mean radiant temperature in urban areas

Author(s): Fredrik Lindberg, Shiho Onomura, C. S. B. Grimmond
Published in: International Journal of Biometeorology, Issue 60/9, 2016, Page(s) 1439-1452, ISSN 0020-7128
DOI: 10.1007/s00484-016-1135-x

Surface Urban Energy and Water Balance Scheme (SUEWS): Development and evaluation at two UK sites

Author(s): H.C. Ward, S. Kotthaus, L. Järvi, C.S.B. Grimmond
Published in: Urban Climate, Issue 18, 2016, Page(s) 1-32, ISSN 2212-0955
DOI: 10.1016/j.uclim.2016.05.001

Spatial and temporal patterns of surface-atmosphere energy exchange in a dense urban environment using scintillometry

Author(s): B. Crawford, C. S. B. Grimmond, H. C. Ward, W. Morrison, S. Kotthaus
Published in: Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, Issue 143/703, 2017, Page(s) 817-833, ISSN 0035-9009
DOI: 10.1002/qj.2967

DART: Recent Advances in Remote Sensing Data Modeling With Atmosphere, Polarization, and Chlorophyll Fluorescence

Author(s): Jean-Philippe Gastellu-Etchegorry, Nicolas Lauret, Tiangang Yin, Lucas Landier, Abdelaziz Kallel, Zbynek Malenovsky, Ahmad Al Bitar, Josselin Aval, Sahar Benhmida, Jianbo Qi, Ghania Medjdoub, Jordan Guilleux, Eric Chavanon, Bruce Cook, Douglas Morton, Nektarios Chrysoulakis, Zina Mitraka
Published in: IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, Issue 10/6, 2017, Page(s) 2640-2649, ISSN 1939-1404
DOI: 10.1109/JSTARS.2017.2685528

Erratum to: Evaluation of Urban Local-Scale Aerodynamic Parameters: Implications for the Vertical Profile of Wind Speed and for Source Areas

Author(s): Christoph W. Kent, Sue Grimmond, Janet Barlow, David Gatey, Simone Kotthaus, Fredrik Lindberg, Christos H. Halios
Published in: Boundary-Layer Meteorology, Issue 164/2, 2017, Page(s) 215-215, ISSN 0006-8314
DOI: 10.1007/s10546-017-0267-9

Aerodynamic roughness parameters in cities: Inclusion of vegetation

Author(s): Christoph W. Kent, Sue Grimmond, David Gatey
Published in: Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, Issue 169, 2017, Page(s) 168-176, ISSN 0167-6105
DOI: 10.1016/j.jweia.2017.07.016

Multiple Regression Analysis for Unmixing of Surface Temperature Data in an Urban Environment

Author(s): A. Wicki, E. Parlow
Published in: Remote Sensing, Issue 9/12, 2017, Page(s) 684, ISSN 2072-4292
DOI: 10.3390/rs9070684

Attribution of local climate zones using a multitemporal land use/land cover classification scheme

Author(s): Andreas Wicki, Eberhard Parlow
Published in: Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, Issue 11/2, 2017, Page(s) 026001, ISSN 1931-3195
DOI: 10.1117/1.JRS.11.026001

Sunlit fractions on urban facets – Impact of spatial resolution and approach

Author(s): Fredrik Lindberg, C.S.B. Grimmond, Alberto Martilli
Published in: Urban Climate, Issue 12, 2015, Page(s) 65-84, ISSN 2212-0955
DOI: 10.1016/j.uclim.2014.11.006

Urban Energy Budget estimation from Sentinels: The URBANFLUXES project

Author(s): N. Chrysoulakis,W. Heldens,J.P. Gastellu-Etchegorry,S. Grimmond,C. Feigenwinter,F. Lindberg,F.D. Frate,J. Klostermann,Z. Mitraka,T. Esch,A. Albitar, A. Gabey,E. Parlow,F. Olofson
Published in: ESA Living Planet Symposium, 2016

Anthropogenic Heat Flux Estimation from Space: The URBANFLUXES Project

Author(s): N. Chrysoulakis,C. Feigenwinter,A. Al Bitar,T. Esch, Del Frate, Fabio,A. Gabey,J.-P. Gastellu-Etchegorry,S. Grimmond,W. Heldens,J. Klostermann,F. Lindberg,Z. Mitraka,F. Olofson,E. Parlow
Published in: AMS 22nd Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, 2016

A novel approach for anthropogenic heat flux estimation from space

Author(s): N.Chrysoulakis,W. Heldens,J.P. Gastellu-Etchegorry,S. Grimmond,C. Feigenwinter,F. Lindberg,F.D. Frate,J. Klostermann,Z. Mitraka,T. Esch,A. Albitar, A. Gabey,E. Parlow,F. Olofson
Published in: International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 2016, Page(s) 6774–6777

Modeling parameters and remote sensing acquisition of urban canopies

Author(s): Landier L, Al Bitar A, Gregoire T, Lauret N, Yin T, Gastellu-Etchegorry JP, Aubert S, Mitraka Z, Chrysoulakis N, Feigenwinter , Parlow E, Heldens W, KC, Lindberg F
Published in: 9th International Conference on Urban Climate (ICUC9), 20-24 July, Toulouse, France, 2015

Urban Anthropogenic heat flux estimation from space: first results

Author(s): N. Chrysoulakis, W. Heldens, J.-P. Gastellu-Etchegorry, S. Grimmond, C. Feigenwinter, F. Lindberg, F. Del Frate,J. Klostermann,Z. Mitraka,T. Esch, A. Al Bitar,A. Gabey,E. Parlow, F. Olofson
Published in: Proceedings of the 36th EARSEL Symposium, 2016

Anthropogenic heat flux estimation from space: first results

Author(s): N. Chrysoulakis, M. Marconcini, J.-P. Gastellu-Etchegorry, C.S.B. Grimmond, C. Feigenwinter, F. Lindberg, F. Del Frate, J. Klostermann, Z. Mitraka, T. Esch, L. Landier, A. Gabey,E. Parlow,F. Olofson
Published in: EGU General Assembly, 2016

Anthropogenic heat flux estimation from space: results of the first phase of the URBANFLUXES project

Author(s): N. Chrysoulakis, M. Marconcini, J.-P. Gastellu-Etchegorry, C.S.B. Grimmond, C. Feigenwinter, F. Lindberg, F. Del Frate, J. Klostermann, Z. Mitraka, T. Esch, L. Landier, A. Gabey,E. Parlow,F. Olofson
Published in: Proc. SPIE 10008, 2016

3D modeling of radiative transfer and energy balance in urban canopies combined to remote sensing acquisitions,

Author(s): L. Landier, A. Al Bitar, N. Lauret,J.P. Gastellu-Etchegorry, S. Aubert, Z.Mitraka, C. Feigenwinter, E. Parlow, W. Heldens, S. Kotthaus, S. Grimmond, F. Lindberg ,N. Chrysoulakis
Published in: IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2016

Calibration of DART Radiative Transfer Model with Satellite Images for Simulating Albedo and Thermal Irradiance Images and 3D Radiative Budget of Urban Environment

Author(s): L. Landier,N. Lauret,J.-P. Gastellu-Etchegorry, A. Al Bitar, Z. Mitraka, C. Feigenwinter, E. Parlow, W. Heldens, S. Kotthaus, S. Grimmond, F. Lindberg, N. Chrysoulakis
Published in: 36th EARSeL Symposium, 2016, Page(s) 120-121

ANthropogenic heat FLUX estimation from Space

Author(s): Nektarios Chrysoulakis, Mattia Marconcini, Jean-Philippe Gastellu-Etchegorry, C.S.B Grimmong, Christian Feigenwinter, Fredrik Lindberg, Fabio Del Frate, Judith Klostermann, Zina Mi, Thomas Esch, Lucas Landier, Andy Gabey, Eberhard Parlow, Frans Olofson
Published in: 2017 Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event (JURSE), 2017, Page(s) 1-4
DOI: 10.1109/JURSE.2017.7924591

Spatial distribution of sensible and latent heat flux in the URBANFLUXES case study city Basel (Switzerland)

Author(s): Christian Feigenwinter, Eberhard Parlow, Roland Vogt, Michael Schmutz, Nektarios Chrysoulakis, Fredrik Lindberg, Mattia Marconcini, Fabio del Frate
Published in: 2017 Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event (JURSE), 2017, Page(s) 1-4
DOI: 10.1109/JURSE.2017.7924594

EO-based products in support of urban heat fluxes estimation

Author(s): Mattia Marconcini, Wieke Heldens, Fabio Del Frate, Daniele Latini, Zina Mitraka, Fredrik Lindberg
Published in: 2017 Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event (JURSE), 2017, Page(s) 1-4
DOI: 10.1109/JURSE.2017.7924592

A novel approach for anthropogenic heat flux estimation from space

Author(s): Chrysoulakis, N Esch, T Grimmond, C S B Parlow, E Lindberg, F Frate, Del Klostermann, J Mitraka, Z Heldens, W Albitar, A Feigenwinter, C
Published in: 9th International Conference on Urban Climate (ICUC9), 20-24 July, Toulouse, France, 2015

Urban Energy Budget Estimation from Sentinels: The URBANFLUXES Project

Author(s): Chrysoulakis, Nektarios Heldens, Wieke Gastellu-Etchegorry, Jean-Philippe Grimmond, Sue Feigenwinter, Christian Lindberg, Fredrik Del Frate, Fabio Klostermann, Judith Mitraka, Zina Esch, Thomas Al Bitar, Ahmad Gabey, Andrew Parlow, Eberhard Olofson, Frans
Published in: Mapping Urban Areas from Space Conference, Frascati, Italy, 4-5 November, 2015

Earth Observation for Urban Climate: Mapping the Local Climate Zones

Author(s): Mitraka, Zina Chrysoulakis, Nektarios Heldens, Wieke Feigenwinter, Christian Lindberg, Fredrik Grimmond, Sue Del Frate, Fabio Gastellu-Etchegorry, Jean Philippe
Published in: Mapping Urban Areas from Space Conference, Frascati, Italy, 4-5 November, 2015

A novel approach for anthropogenic heat flux estimation from space

Author(s): Chrysoulakis, N. Esch, T. Gastellu-Etchegorry, J.P. Grimmond, C.S.B. Parlow, E. Lindberg, F. Frate, F. Del Klostermann, J. Mitraka, Z.
Published in: 36th International Symposium on remote Sensing of Environment (ISRSE), 11-15 May, Berlin, Germany, 2015

Mapping urban surface characteristics for urban energy flux modelling

Author(s): Heldens, Wieke Del Frate, Fabio Lindberg, Fredrik Mitraka, Zina Latini, Daniele Chrysoulakis, Nektarios Esch, Thomas
Published in: Mapping Urban Areas from Space Conference, Frascati, Italy, 4-5 November, 2015

Exploiting Earth Observation data products for mapping Local Climate Zones

Author(s): Zina Mitraka, Fabio Del Frate, Nektarios Chrysoulakis, Jean-Philippe Gastellu-Etchegorry
Published in: 2015 Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event (JURSE), 2015, Page(s) 1-4
DOI: 10.1109/JURSE.2015.7120456

Exploiting Earth Observation data products for mapping Local Climate Zones

Author(s): Mitraka, Zina Chrysoulakis, Nektarios Gastellu-Etchegorry, Jean-Philippe Del Frate, Fabio Chrysoulakis, Nektarios
Published in: 9th International Conference on Urban Climate (ICUC9), 20-24 July, Toulouse, France, 2015

Urban Climate Mitigation Techniques

Author(s): N. Chrysoulakis,C.S.B. Grimmond
Published in: 2016

Recommendations for processing atmospheric attenuated backscatter profiles from Vaisala CL31 ceilometers

Author(s): Simone Kotthaus, Ewan O'Connor, Christoph Münkel, Cristina Charlton-Perez, Martial Haeffelin, Andrew M. Gabey, C. Sue B. Grimmond
Published in: Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, Issue 9/8, 2016, Page(s) 3769-3791, ISSN 1867-8548
DOI: 10.5194/amt-9-3769-2016

The Analytical Objective Hysteresis Model (AnOHM v1.0): methodology to determine bulk storage heat flux coefficients

Author(s): Ting Sun, Zhi-Hua Wang, Walter C. Oechel, Sue Grimmond
Published in: Geoscientific Model Development, Issue 10/7, 2017, Page(s) 2875-2890, ISSN 1991-9603
DOI: 10.5194/gmd-10-2875-2017

Remote Sensing Studies of Urban Canopies: 3D Radiative Transfer Modeling

Author(s): Lucas Landier, Nicolas Lauret, Tiangang Yin, Ahmad Al Bitar, JeanPhilippe Gastellu-Etchegorry, Christian Feigenwinter, Eberhard Parlow, Zina Mitraka, Nektarios Chrysoulakis
Published in: 2016
DOI: 10.5772/63887

Insights from more than ten years of CO2 flux measurements in the city of Basel, Switzerland

Author(s): C. Feigenwinter, M. Schmutz, R. Vogt, E. Parlow
Published in: Urban Climate News, Quarterly Newsletter of the International Association for Urban Climate, 2017