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Bryce F. J. Kelly, Xinyi Lu, Stephen J. Harris, Bruno G. Neininger, Jorg M. Hacker, Stefan Schwietzke, Rebecca E. Fisher, James L. France, Euan G. Nisbet, David Lowry, Carina van der Veen, Malika Menoud, and Thomas Röckmann (2022):
Atmospheric methane isotopes identify inventory knowledge gaps in the Surat Basin, Australia, coal seam gas and agricultural regions.
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 15527–15558, 2022, Link to free access 
Neininger BG, Kelly BFJ, Hacker JM, LU X, Schwietzke S. (2021): Coal seam gas industry methane emissions in the Surat Basin, Australia: comparing airborne measurements with inventories. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A. 379: 20200458, in PDF of the article:; PDF of the supplementary material:

Tara I. Yacovitch, Bruno Neininger, Scott C. Herndon, Hugo Denier van der Gon, Sander Jonkers, Jan Hulskotte, Joseph R. Roscioli, Daniel Zavala-Araiza (2018): Methane Emissions in the Nethrelands: The Groningen Field. Submitted to Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene; Ref. ELEMENTA-D-18-00002R3.

Krings T, Neininger B, Gerilowski K, Krautwurst S, Buchwitz M, et al. 2016. Airborne remote sensing and in-situ measurements of atmospheric CO2 to quantify point source emissions. Atmos Meas Tech Discuss 2016: 1-30. DOI:10.5194/amt-2016-362.
Bovensmann H, Krings T, Gerilowski K, Neininger B, Ruhtz T, et al. 2014. C-MAPExp final report: Scientific and technical assistance for the deployment of a flexible airborne spectrometer system during C-MAPExp. Bremen, Germany. Available at Accessed 2017-07-06.
Jorg M. Hacker,F,J, Deli Chen, Mei Bai, Caecilia Ewenz, Wolfgang Junkermann,H, Wolfgang Lieff, Barry McManus, Bruno Neininger, G, Jianlei Sun, Trevor Coates, Tom Denmead, Thomas Flesch, Sean McGinn and Julian Hill (2016): Using airborne technology to quantify and apportion emissions of CH4 and NH3 from feedlots. Animal Production Science, 2016, 56, 190-203.

Rebecca V. Hiller, Bruno Neininger, Dominik Brunner, Christoph Gerbig, Daniel Bretscher, Thomas Künzle, Nina Buchmann, Werner Eugster (2014): Aircraft based CH4 flux estimates for validation of emissions from an agriculturally dominated area in Switzerland. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres 03/2014; DOI:10.1002/2013JD020918.

Jonathan L. Carrivick, Martin Geilhausen, Jeff Warburton, Neil E. Dickson, Steve J. Carver, Andrew J. Evans, Lee E. Brown (2012): Contemporary geomorphological activity throughout the proglacial area of an alpine catchment. GEOMOR-03957, in press;

Rebecca Hiller, Bruno Neininger , Stephan Henne, Thomas Künzle, Nina Buchmann, Werner Eugster, Dominik Brunner (2012): Assessment of the Swiss methane inventory with the help of in situ aircraft measurements and backward Lagrangian particle dispersion simulations. Presentation at Swiss Geoscience Meeting, Berne, 17. November 2012 (PDF upon request via contact).

Pillai, D., Gerbig, C., Kretschmer, R., Beck, V., Karstens, U., Neininger, B., and Heimann, M.: Comparing Lagrangian and Eulerian models for CO2 transport – a step towards Bayesian inverse modeling using WRF/STILT-VPRM, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 8979–8991, 2012, doi:10.5194/acp-12-8979-2012. Download:

Kristiansen, N. I., A. Stohl, A. J. Prata, N. Bukowiecki, H. Dacre, S. Eckhardt, S. Henne, M. C. Hort, B. T. Johnson, F. Marenco, B. Neininger, O. Reitebuch, P. Seibert , D. J. Thomson, H. N. Webster, B. Weinzierl (2012): Performance assessment of a volcanic ash transport model mini-ensemble used for inverse modeling of the 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH, VOL. 117, D00U11, 25 PP., 2012, doi:10.1029/2011JD016844. Abstract

Neininger, B. and J.M. Hacker (2011): Manned or unmanned - does this really matter? Proceedings of the International Conference on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Geomatics (UAV-g), Zurich, Switzerland, September 14-16, 2011, ISSN 1682-1777, Vol XXXVIII-1/C22, Editors: H. Eisenbeiss, M. Kunz and H. Ingensand. Download paper / presentation.

Jason Beringer, Jorg Hacker, Lindsay B. Hutley, Ray Leuning, Stefan K. Arndt, Reza Amiri, Lutz Bannehr, Lucas Cernusak, Samantha Grover, Carol Hensley, Darren Hocking, Peter Isaac, Hizbullah Jamali, Kasturi Kanniah, Stephphen Livesley, Bruno Neininger, Kyaw Tha Paw U, William Sea, Dennis Straten, Nigel Tapper, Richard Weinmann, Stephen Wood, and Steve Zegelin (2011): SAVANNA PATTERNS OF ENERGY AND CARBON INTEGRATED ACROSS THE LANDSCAPE. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (BAMS) November 2011. Link to publication.

Bukowiecki, N., Zieger, P., Weingartner, E., Jurányi, Z., Gysel, M., Neininger, B., Schneider, B., Hueglin, C., Ulrich, A., Wichser, A., Henne, S., Brunner, D., Kaegi, R., Schwikowski, M., Tobler, L., Wienhold, F. G., Engel, I., Buchmann, B., Peter, T., and Baltensperger, U.: Ground-based and airborne in-situ measurements of the Eyjafjallajökull volcanic aerosol plume in Switzerland in spring 2010, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 10011-10030, doi:10.5194/acp-11-10011-2011, 2011.

Pillai, D., Gerbig, C., Ahmadov, R., Rödenbeck, C., Kretschmer, R., Koch, T., Thompson, R., Neininger, B., and Lavrié, J. V.: High-resolution simulations of atmospheric CO2 over complex terrain – representing the Ochsenkopf mountain tall tower, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 7445-7464, doi:10.5194/acp-11-7445-2011, 2011. Download:

Jason Beringer, Lindsay B Hutley, Jorg  M Hacker, Bruno  Neininger, Kyaw Tha  Paw U: Patterns and processes of carbon, water and energy cycles across northern Australian landscapes: From point to region. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology Volume 151, Issue 11, 15 November 2011, Pages 1409-1416. Abstract

Volker Wulfmeyer1, Andreas Behrendt, Christoph Kottmeier, Ulrich Corsmeier, Christian Barthlott, George C. Craig, Martin Hagen, Dietrich Althausen, Fumiko Aoshima, Marco Arpagaus, Hans-Stefan Bauer, Lindsay Bennett, Alan Blyth, Christine Brandau, Cédric Champollion, Susanne Crewell, Galina Dick, Paolo Di Girolamo, Manfred Dorninger, Yann Dufournet, Rafael Eigenmann, Ronny Engelmann, Cyrille Flamant, Thomas Foken, Theresa Gorgas, Matthias Grzeschik, Jan Handwerker, Christian Hauck, Hartmut Höller, Wolfgang Junkermann, Norbert Kalthoff, Christoph Kiemle, Stefan Klink, Marianne König, Liane Krauss, Charles N. Long, Fabio Madonna, Stephen Mobbs, Bruno Neininger, Sandip Pal, Gerhard Peters, Grégoire Pigeon, Evelyne Richard, Mathias W. Rotach, Herman Russchenberg, Thomas Schwitalla, Victoria Smith, Reinhold Steinacker, Jörg Trentmann, David D. Turner, Joel van Baelen, Siegfried Vogt, Hans Volkert, Tammy Weckwerth, Heini Wernli, Andreas Wieser, Martin Wirth (2011): The Convective and Orographically-induced Precipitation Study (COPS): the scientific strategy, the field phase, and research highlights; DOI: 10.1002/qj.752 Full PDF copy upon request

Bruno Neininger, Frank G. Wienhold, Ines Engel, Martin Brabec, Ana Cirisan, Beiping Luo, Dominik Brunner, Stephan Henne, Christoph Hüglin, Paul Zieger, Nicolas Bukowiecki, Ernest Weingartner, Urs Baltensperger, Nina Buchmann, Tom Peter (2010): Ash cloud observations above Switzerland. Poster at Latsis Symposium, ETH Zurich, 15.-17. Nov. 2010

Werner Eugster, Rebecca Hiller, Dominik Brunner, Bela Tuzson, Brigitte Buchmann, Lukas Emmenegger, Bruno Neininger, Carsten Schubert, Elke Hodson, Jacqueline Stieger, Nina Buchmann (2010): Land Ecosystem Experiments. Poster at Latsis Symposium, ETH Zurich, 15.-17. Nov. 2010

Rebecca Hiller, Werner Eugster, Dominik Brunner, Brigitte Buchmann, Lukas Emmenegger, Bruno Neininger, Carsten Schubert, Elke Hodson, Jacqueline Stieger, Nina Buchmann (2010): Regional Integration Experiment. Poster at Latsis Symposium, ETH Zurich, 15.-17. Nov. 2010

El-Madany, T., Geiß, H., Schmidt, A. and Klemm, O. (2009) Regionalization of turbulent fluxes by combining aircraft measurements with footprint analysis. Biogeosciences Discuss. 6, 7017-7051

I. Levin, T. Naegler, R. Heinz, D. Osusko, E. Cuevas, A. Engel, J. Ilmberger, R. L. Langenfelds, B. Neininger, C. v. Rohden, L. P. Steele, R. Weller, D. E.Worthy, and S. A. Zimov (2010): The global SF6 source inferred from long-term high precision atmospheric measurements and its comparison with emission inventories. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 2655–2662, 2010

Alexander Graf, Dirk Schüttemeyer, Heiner Geiß, Axel Knaps, Michael Möllmann-Coers, Jan H. Schween, Stefan Kollet, Bruno Neininger, Michael Herbst, Harry Vereecken (2009): Boundedness of turbulent temperature probability distributions, and their relation to the vertical profile in the convective boundary layer. Boundary Layer Meteorology, DOI 10.1007/s10546-009-9444-9,

R. Schnitzhofer, M. Norman, A. Wisthaler, J. Vergeiner, F. Harnisch, A. Gohm, F. Obleitner, A. Fix, B. Neininger, and A. Hansel (2009): A multimethodological approach to study the spatial distribution of air pollution in an Alpine valley during wintertime. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 3385-3396, 2009,

Gohm, A.; Harnisch, F.; Obleitner, F.; Vergeiner, J.; Schnitzhofer, R.; Hansel, A.; Fix, A.; Neininger, B.; Emeis, S.; Air pollution transport in an Alpine valley: Results from airborne and ground-based observations; Boundary-Layer Meteorol; doi 10.1007/s10546-009-9371-9; 2009.

C. Sarrat, J. Noilhan, P. Lacarrère, V. Masson, E. Ceschia, P. Ciais, A. Dolman, J. Elbers, C. Gerbig, and N. Jarosz: CO2 budgeting at the regional scale using a Lagrangian experimental strategy and meso-scale modeling. BG, 2009, Vol.6, pp. 113-127. SRef-ID: 1726-4189/bg/2009-6-113

C. Sarrat, J. Noilhan, P. Lacarrère, A. J. Dolman, C. Gerbig, J. A. Elbers, O. S. Vellinga, B. Gioli, F. Miglietta, B. Neininger, T. Lauvaux, P. Ciais, M. Ramonet, E. Ceschia, J. M. Bonnefond, and O. S. Vellinga (2009): Mesoscale modeling of the CO2 interactions between the surface and the atmosphere applied to the April 2007 CERES field experiment. Biogeosciences Discuss., 6, 515-544, 2009 SRef-ID: 1810-6285/bgd/2009-6-515.
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U. Rascher, G. Agati, L. Alonso, G. Cecchi, S. Champagne, R. Colombo, A. Damm, F. Daumard, E. de Miguel, G. Fernandez, B. Franch, J. Franke, C. Gerbig, B. Gioli, J.A. Gómez, Y. Goulas, L. Guanter, Ó. Gutiérrez-de-la- Cámara, K. Hamdi1, P. Hostert6, M. Jiménez, M. Kosvancova1, D. Lognoli, M. Meroni, F. Miglietta, A. Moersch1, J. Moreno, I. Moya, B. Neininger, A. Okujeni, A. Ounis, L. Palombi, V. Raimondi, A. Schickling, J.A. Sobrino, M. Stellmes, G. Toci, P. Toscano, T. Udelhoven, S. van der Linden, A. Zaldei (2009): CEFLES2: The remote sensing component to quantify photosynthetic efficiency from the leaf to the region by measuring sun-induced fluorescence in the oxygen absorption bands.
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Harnisch, F.; Gohm, A.; Fix, A.; Schnitzhofer, R.; Hansel, A.; Neininger, B.; Spatial distribution of aerosols in the Inn Valley atmosphere during wintertime; Meteorol. Atmos. Phys.; doi: 10.1007/s00703-008-0318-3; 2008

Gohm1 A., F. Harnisch, R. Schnitzhofer, A. Hansel, A. Fix, B. Neininger, F. Obleitner, J. Vergeiner, E. Grießer (2008): The Influence of Local Winds on the Spatial Distribution of Air Pollutants in an Alpine Valley.

Ahmadov, R., C. Gerbig, R. Kretschmer, S. Koerner, B. Neininger, A. J. Dolman, and C. Sarrat (2007), Mesoscale covariance of transport and CO2 fluxes: Evidence from observations and simulations using the WRF-VPRM coupled atmosphere-biosphere model, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D22107, doi:10.1029/2007JD008552

Sarrat, C., Noilhan, J., Lacarrère, P., Donier, S., Lac, C., Calvet, J. C., Dolman, A. J., Gerbig, C., Neininger, B., Ciais, P., Paris, J. D., Boumard, F., Ramonet, M., and Butet, A.: Atmospheric CO2 modeling at the regional scale: Application to the CarboEurope regional experiment, J. Geophys. Res.-Atmos., 112, D12105, doi:12110.11029/12006JD008107, 2007. (see abstract in

Daniel Schaub (2006): Tropospheric Nitrogen Dioxide from GOME and Sciamachy measurements over the Alpine region:
Strengths and limitations. DISS. ETH NO. 16829 (MetAir data collected mainly during Aerocarb soundings was used to compare with in-situ NO2).

H. Geiß,  B. Neininger, U. Rascher, A.Volz-Thomas (2006):
Extended Abstract for 1st iLEAPS, 21-26 January 2006, Boulder, Colorado (download abstract)

Weigel AP, Chow FK, Rotach MW, Street RL and Xue M: 2006, High-resolution large-eddy simulations of flow in a steep Alpine valley. Part II: Flow Structure and Heat Budgets. J Appl Meteorol Climatol, 45 (1), 87-107.

Chow FK, Weigel AP, Street RL, Rotach MW and Xue M: 2006, High-resolution large-eddy simulations of flow in a steep Alpine valley. Part I: Methodology, verification, and sensitivity studies, J Appl Meteorol Climatol, 45 (1), 63-86.