Publications

2019

Chepfer H., H. Brogniez, and V. Noel, 2019: Diurnal variations of cloud and relative humidity profiles across the tropics, Nature Scientific Reports, in press

Cesana, G., Del Genio, A. D., and Chepfer, H, 2019: The Cumulus And Stratocumulus CloudSat-CALIPSO Dataset (CASCCAD), Earth Syst. Sci. Data Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-2019-73

2018

Vaillant de Guélis T., H. Chepfer, Noel, V., Guzman, R., Bonazzola, M., and Winker, D. M, 2018: Space lidar observations constrain longwave cloud feedback, Nature Scientific Reports, 8:16570 | DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-34943-1.

Morrison, A. L., Kay, J. E., Frey, W. R., Chepfer, H. and R. Guzman, 2019: Cloud response to Arctic Sea Ice Loss and Implications for Future Feedbacks in the CESM Climate Model, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., DOI: 10.1029/2018JD029142

Lacour A., H. Chepfer, N. Miller, M. Shupe, V. Noel, X. Fettweis, H. Gallee, J. Kay, R. Guzman and J.Cole, 2018: How well are clouds simulated over Greenland in climate models? Consequences for the surface cloud radiative effect over the ice sheet, J. of Climate, doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0023.1

Po-Lun M., P. Rasch, H. Chepfer, D. Winker, and S. Ghan, 2018: Observational Constraint on Cloud Susceptibility Weakened by Aerosol Retrieval Limitations, Nature Communication, 9, 2640

Chiriaco M., J.-C. Dupont, S. Bastin, J. Badosa, J. Lopez, M. Haeffelin,H. Chepfer, R. Guzman, 2018: ReOBS: a new approach to synthetize long-term multi-variable dataset and application to the SIRTA supersite. EarthSystem Science Data, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-10-919-2018

Frey, W.R., Morrison, A.L., Kay, J. E, Guzman R., and H. Chepfer, 2018: The combined influence of observed Southern Ocean clouds and sea ice on top-of-atmosphere albedo, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., DOI: 10.1029/2018JD028505

Noel, V., H. Chepfer, M. Chiriaco, and C. York, 2018: The diurnal cycle of cloud profiles between 51°S and 51°N, seen by the CATS spaceborne lidar from the International Space Station, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2018-214

Kay, J. E., L'Ecuyer, T., Pendergrass, A., Chepfer, H., Guzman, R. and V. Yetella, 2018: Scale-aware and definition-aware evaluation of modeled near-surface precipitation frequency using CloudSat observations, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., DOI: 10.1002/2017JD028213

Chepfer H, V. Noel, M. Chiriaco, B. Wielicki, D. Winker, N. Loeb and R. Wood, 2018: The potential of multi-decades space-born lidar to constrain cloud feedbacks, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., DOI:10.1002/2017JD027742

Morrison A., J. Kay, H. Chepfer and R. Guzman, 2018: Isolating the liquid cloud response to recent Arctic sea ice variability using spaceborne lidar observations,  J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., DOI:10.1002/2017JD027248

Goosse, H., Kay, J. E., Armour, K. C., Bodas-Salcedo, A., Chepfer, H., Docquier, D., Jonko, A., Kushner, P. J., Lecomte, O., Massonnet, F., Park, H., Pithan, F., Svensson, G., and M. Vancoppenolle (2018), Quantitative estimation of climate feedbacks in polar regions, Nature Communications, DOI:10.1038/s41467-018-04173-0


Luebke A., Delanoë J., Noël V., Chepfer H., Stevens B., A Workshop on Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere in Anticipation of the EarthCARE Satellite Mission, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, American Meteorological Society, 2018, 99 (12), pp.ES195-ES198. 〈10.1175/BAMS-D-18-0143.1〉

 

2017

Winker D, H. Chepfer, V. Noel, and Cai, 2017: Observational Constraints on Cloud Feedbacks: The Role of Active Satellite Sensors, Surv. Geophys., https://doi.org/10.1007/s10712-017-9452-0

Vaillant de Guélis T., H. Chepfer, V. Noel, R. Guzman, D. Winker, R. Plougonven, 2017: Using space lidar observations to decompose Longwave Cloud Radiative Effect variations over the last decade, Geophys. Res. Let., doi:10.1002/2017GL074628

Vaillant de Guélis T., H. Chepfer , V. Noel, R. Guzman, P. Dubuisson, D. M. Winker, and S. Kato, 2017: Link between the Outgoing Longwave Radiation and the altitude where the space-borne lidar beam is fully attenuated, Atmos. Meas. Tech., doi:10.5194/amt-2017-115

Lacour A., H. Chepfer, M.D. Shupe, N. Miller, V. Noel, J. Kay, D.D. Turner, 2017: Greenland clouds observed by CALIPSO: comparison with ground-based Summit observations, J. Climate, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0552.1

Guzman, R., Chepfer, H., Noel, V., Vaillant de Guelis, T., Kay, J.E., Raberanto, P., Cesana, G., Vaughan, M. A., and D. M. Winker 2017: Direct atmosphere opacity observations from CALIPSO provide new constraints on cloud-radiation interactions, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., DOI: 10.1002/2016JD025946

Webb, M. and co-authors including H. Chepfer, 2017: The Cloud Feedback Model Intercomparison Project (CFMIP) contribution to CMIP6, Geoscientific Model Development, doi:10.5194/gmd-10-359-2017

 

2016

Hoareau, C., Noel, V., Chepfer, H., Vidot, J., Chiriaco, M., Bastin, S., Reverdy, M. and Cesana, G.,2016: Remote sensing ice supersaturation inside and near cirrus clouds: a case study in the subtropics. Atmos. Sci. Lett., 17: 639–645. doi:10.1002/asl.714

Kay, J. E., L'Ecuyer, T., Chepfer, H., Loeb, N., Morrison, A. and G. Cesana, 2016: Recent advances in Arctic cloud and climate research, Current Climate Change Reports, DOI: 10.1007/s40641-016-0051-9

Cesana, G., H. Chepfer , D.M. Winker , B. Getzewich , X. Cai , H. Okamoto , Y. Hagihara , O. Jourdan , G. Mioche , V. Noel , M. Reverdy, 2016: Using in situ airborne measurements to evaluate three cloud phase products derived from CALIPSO, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos.,121, 5788–5808, doi:10.1002/2015JD024334.

Kay, J. E., Bourdages, L., H., Miller, N., Morrison, A., Yettella, V., Chepfer and B. Eaton, 2016 : Evaluation of cloud phase in the Community Atmosphere Model version 5 using spaceborne lidar observations, Journal Geophys. Res., doi: 10.1002/2015JD024699

Chakroun M., S. Bastin, M. Chiriaco, H. Chepfer, 2016: Characterization of vertical cloud variability over Europe using spatial lidar observations and regional simulation, Climate Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s00382-016-3037-3.

 

2015

Konsta D., JL. Dufresne, H. Chepfer, A. Idelkali, G. Cesana, 2015: Evaluation of clouds simulated by the LMDZ5 GCM using A-train satellite observations (CALIPSO-PARASOL-CERES), Climate Dynamics, doi: 10.1007/s00382-015-2900-y

Reverdy M., H. Chepfer, D. Donovan, V. Noel, G. Cesana, C. Hoareau, M. Chiriaco, S. Bastin, 2015: An EarthCARE/ATLID simulator to evaluate cloud description in climate models, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., doi: 10.1002/2015JD023919

A. J. Illingworth, H. W. Barker, A. Beljaars, M. Ceccaldi, H. Chepfer, N. Clerbaux, J. Cole, J. Delanoë, C. Domenech, D. P. Donovan, S. Fukuda, M. Hirakata, R. J. Hogan, A. Huenerbein, P. Kollias, T. Kubota, T. Nakajima, T. Y. Nakajima, T. Nishizawa, Y. Ohno, H. Okamoto, R. Oki, K. Sato, M. Satoh, M. W. Shephard, A. Velázquez-Blázquez, U. Wandinger, T. Wehr, and G.-J. van Zadelhoff, 2015: The EarthCARE Satellite: The Next Step Forward in Global Measurements of Clouds, Aerosols, Precipitation, and Radiation. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 96, 1311–1332.
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-12-00227.1

He, Y., C. Risi, J. Gao, V. Masson-Delmotte, T. Yao, C.-T. Lai, Y. Ding, J. Worden, C. Frankenberg, H. Chepfer, and G. Cesana (2015), Impact of atmospheric convection on south Tibet summer precipitation isotopologue composition using a combination of in situ measurements, satellite data, and atmospheric general circulation modeling. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, 3852–3871. doi: 10.1002/2014JD022180.

 

2014

Chepfer, H., V. Noel, D. Winker, and M. Chiriaco (2014), Where and when will we observe cloud changes due to climate warming?, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 8387–8395, doi:10.1002/2014GL061792

Noel, V., H. Chepfer, C. Hoareau, M. Reverdy, G. Cesana, 2014: Effect of solar activity and geomagnetic field on noise in CALIOP profiles above South Atlantic Anomaly, Atmos. Meas. Tech, doi:10.5194/amt-7-1597-2014

English J.M.; J.E. Kay; A. Gettelman; X. Liu; Y.Wang; Y. Zhang; H. Chepfer, 2014, Contributions of clouds, surface albedos, and mixed-phase ice nucléation schemes to Arctic radiation biases in CAM5, J. of Climate, DOI: 10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00608.

 

2013

Hoareau C., P.  Keckhut, P, V. Noel, Chepfer, H, JL Baray, 2013: A decadal cirrus clouds climatology from ground-based and spaceborne lidars above the south of France (43.9 degrees N-5.7 degrees E), Atmos. Chem. Phys., DOI: 10.5194/acp-13-6951-2013 PDF

Cesana G. and H. Chepfer, 2013: Evaluation of the cloud water phase in a climate model using CALIPSO-GOCCP, J. Geophys. Res., DOI: 10.1002/jgrd.50376

Stubenrauch, C.J., W. B. Rossow, S. Kinne, S. Ackerman, G. Cesana, H. Chepfer, L. Di Girolamo5,B. Getzewich, A. Guignard, A. Heidinger, B. Maddux, W. P. Menzel, P. Minnis, C. Pearl, S. Platnick, C. Poulsen,  J. Riedi, S. Sun-Mack, A. Walther, D. Winker, S. Zeng, G. Zhao, 2013: Assesment of global cloud datasets from satellites: Project and Database initiated by the GEWEX Radiation Panel, Bull. Am. Met. Soc., doi: 10.1175/ BAMS-D-12-00117

Chepfer H., G. Cesana, D. Winker, B. Getzewich, and M. Vaughan, 2013: Comparison of two different cloud climatologies derived from CALIOP Level 1 observations: the CALIPSO-ST and the CALIPSO-GOCCP, J. Atmos. Ocean. Tech., doi.10.1175/JTECH-D-12-00057.1

 

2012

Reverdy M., V. Noel, H. Chepfer, B. Legras, 2012: On the origins of subvisible cirrus clouds in the tropical upper troposphere, Atm. Chem. Phys., doi:10.5194/acp-12-12081-2012

Stromatas S., S. Turquety, L. Menut, H. Chepfer, G. Cesana, J.-C. Pere, and B. Bessagnet , 2012: Lidar Signal Simulation for the Evaluation of Aerosols in Chemistry-Transport Models, Geoscientific Model Development, Geosci. Model Dev., 5, 1543-1564, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-1543-2012

Bardosa J., M. Haeffelin, H. Chepfer, 2013: Scales of spatial and temporal variation of solar irradiance on Reunion Tropical Island, Solar Energy 88 (2013) 42–56

Cesana G., J. Kay, H. Chepfer, J. English, G. DeBoer, 2012: Ubiquitous low-level liquid-containing Arctic clouds: New observations and climate model constraints from CALIPSO-GOCCP, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, 20, doi:10/1029/2012GL053385.

Nam C., S. Bony, JL Dufresne, H. Chepfer, 2012: The 'too few, too bright' tropical low-cloud problem in CMIP5 models, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, 21, idoi:10.1029/2012GL053421.

Cesana G., and H. Chepfer, 2012: How well do climate models simulate cloud vertical structure? a  comparison between CALIPSO-GOCCP satellite observations and CMIP5 models, Geophys. Res. Let., 39, 20, doi:10.1029/2012GL053153.

Noel V., H. Chepfer, C. Stubenrauch, 2012: Calipso, des cristaux dans le ciel, La Météorologie, 77, 201205.

Konsta D., H. Chepfer, JL Dufresne, 2012: A process oriented description of tropical oceanic clouds for climate model evaluation, based on a statistical analysis of daytime A-train high spatial resolution observations, Climate Dynamics, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-012-1533-7

 

2011

Bodas-Salcedo A., M. J. Webb, S. Bony, H. Chepfer, J.-L. Dufresne, S. A. Klein, Y. Zhang, R. Marchand, J. M. Haynes, R. Pincus, V. O. John, 2011: COSP: satellite simulation software for model assessment, Bull. Am. Meteo. Soc., 10.1175/2011BAMS2856.1

Chaboureau JP, Richard E, Pinty JP, Cyrille Flamant, Paolo Di Girolamo, Christoph Kiemle, Andreas Behrendt, Hélène Chepfer, Marjolaine Chiriaco and Volker Wulfmeyert, 2011: Long-range transport of Saharan dust and its radiative impact on precipitation forecast: a case study during the Convective and Orographically-induced Precipitation Study (COPS),  Q. Joyal Meteo. Soc., Vol. 137, DOI: 10.1002/qj.719,

Martins E., V. Noel, H. Chepfer, 2011: Properties of cirrus and subvisible cirrus from nighttime CALIOP, related to atmospheric dynamics and water vapor, J. Geophys. Res., J. Geophys. Res.,  116,  D02208,  doi:10.1029/2010JD014519.

 

2010

Chepfer H., S. Bony, D. Winker, G. Cesana, JL. Dufresne, P. Minnis, C. J. Stubenrauch, S. Zeng, 2010: The GCM Oriented Calipso Cloud Product  (CALIPSO-GOCCP),J. Geophys. Res.,  115,  D00H16,  doi:10.1029/2009JD012251.

Noel V., and H. Chepfer, 2010: A global view of horizontally oriented crystals in clouds from CALIPSO, J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2009JD012365.

 

2009

Noel, V., and H. Chepfer (2009), Reply to comment by Poole et al. on "A tropical 'NAT-like' belt observed from space",Geophys. Res. Lett., doi:10.1029/2009GL039689.

Chepfer H., S. Bony, M. Chiriaco, J-L Dufresne, 2009 : « A CALIPSO lidar simulator to improve cloud representation in climate models”, Article présenté au CEOS (Committee on Earth Observation Satellites) par le CNES en juin 2009.

Vuolo, M. R., H. Chepfer, L. Menut, and G. Cesana, 2009: Comparison of mineral dust layers vertical structures modelled with Chimere-Dust and observed with the Caliop lidar., J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2008JD011219.

Vuolo M.R., L. Menut and H. Chepfer, 2009, Impact of transport schemes accuracy on modelled dust concentrations variability, J. Atmos. Ocean.Tech., 26, DOI: 10.1175/2008JTECHA1197.1

Chepfer H., and V. Noel, 2009: A tropical "NAT-like" belt observed from space, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L03813, doi:10.1029/2008GL036289

Noel V., A. Hertzog, H. Chepfer, 2009: CALIPSO observations of wave-induced PSCs with near-unity optical depth over Antarctica in 2006–2007, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D05202, doi:10.1029/2008JD010604.

 

2008

Chepfer H., S. Bony, D. Winker, M. Chiriaco, J-L. Dufresne, G. Sèze, 2008: Use of CALIPSO lidar observations to evaluate the cloudiness simulated by a climate model, Geophys. Res. Let., 35, L15704, doi:10.1029/2008GL034207.

Bessagnet B., L. Menut, G. Aymoz, H. Chepfer, R. Vautard, 2008: Modeling dust emissions and transport within Europe: the Ukraine March 2007 event, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D15202, doi:10.1029/2007JD009541.

Noel V., A. Hertzog, H. Chepfer, D. Winker , 2008:  Polar Stratospheric Clouds over Antarctica from the CALIPSO Spaceborne Lidar, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D02205, doi:10.1029/2007JD008616.

 

2007

Chepfer H., P. Minnis, P. Dubuisson, M. Chiriaco, S. Sun-Mack, E., Rivière, 2007 : Nitric Acid Particles in Cold Thick Ice Clouds Observed at Global Scale: Link with Lightning, Temperature, and Upper Tropospheric Water Vapor, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D05212, doi:10.1029/2005JD006602.

Chepfer H., M. Chiriaco, R. Vautard, J. Spinhirne, 2007 : Evaluation of the ability of MM5 meso-scale model to reproduce optically thin clouds over Europe in fall using ICE/SAT lidar space-born observations, Month. Weath. Rev., 135, 7, 2737–2753

Chiriaco M., H. Chepfer, P. Minnis, M. Haeffelin, S. Platnick, D. Baumgardner, P. Dubuisson, M. McGill, V. Noël, J. Pelon, 2007: D. Spangenberg, S. Sun-Mack, G. Wind: Comparison of CALIPSO-like, LARC and MODIS Retrievals of Ice Cloud Properties over SIRTA in France and Florida during CRYSTAL-FACE, J. Appl. Meteo.,46, 249-272.

 

2006

Noel V., H. Chepfer, M. Haeffelin, Y. Morille, 2006: Classification of ice crystal shapes in midlatitude cirrus clouds from three years of lidar observations over the SIRTA observatory, J. Atm. Sc., 63, 2978-2991.

Hodzic A., R.Vautard, H. Chepfer, P. Goloub , L. Menut, P. Chazette, JL Deuzé, A. Apituley, P. Couvert, 2006 : Evolution of aerosol optical thickness over Europe during August 2003 heat wave as seen from Chimère model simulations and Polder data, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 6, 1853-1864.

Chiriaco M., H. Chepfer, V. Noel, M. Haeffelin, A. Delaval and P. Drobinski, 2006: “Dual lidar observations at 10.6 mm and 532 nm for retrieving semi-transparent cirrus cloud properties”, J. Appl. Met. And Clim., 45, 537-555.

Chiriaco M., R. Vautard, H. Chepfer, M. Haeffelin, Y. Wanherdrick, Y. Morille, A. Protat, J. Dudhia, C. F. Mass, 2006 :  The ability of MM5 to simulate thin ice clouds : Systematic comparisons with lidar/radar and fluxes measurements,  Month. Weath. Rev., 134, 897-918.

 

2005

Chepfer H., V. Noel, P. Minnis, D. Baumgardner, G. Raga, L. Nguyen, Mc. Ghill and P. Yang, 2005: Ice crystal habit of tropical ice clouds during Crystal-face : comparisons of two remote sensing techniques results with in-situ, J. Geophys. Res., 110, D16204,  doi:10.1029/2004JD005455.

Dubuisson P., V. Giraud, O. Chomette, H. Chepfer, J. Pelon, 2005 : Fast radiative transfer modeling for infrared imaging radiometry, J. Quant. Spectr.  Rad. Tr., 95, Issue 2, 201-220.

Haeffelin M., C. Boitel, D. Bouniol, H. Chepfer, M. Chiriaco, A. Delaval, P. Drobinski, C. Goukenleuque, M.Grall, A. Holzic, F. Hourdin, F. Lapouge, A. Mathieu, A. Naud, V. Noel, J. Pelon, A. Protat, B. Romand, R. Vautard, 2005 :  SIRTA, a French atmospheric observatory for clouds, aerosols and water vapor , Ann. Geophys. 23, 253-275.

Baumgardner D., H. Chepfer, G. Raga, and G.L. Kok, 2005: The shapes of very small cirrus particles derived from in situ measurements, Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 32, No. 1, L01806.

 

2004

Protat A., J. Pelon , J. Testud, N. Grand, P. Delville, P. Laborie, J.-P. Vinson, D. Bouniol, D. Bruneau, H. Chepfer, J. Delanoë, M. Haeffelin, V. Noël, et C. Tinel , 2004 : Le projet RALI : Etude des nuages faiblement précipitants par télédétection active », La Méteorologie, 47.

Hodzic A., H. Chepfer, R. Vautard, P. Chazette, M. Beekmann, B. Bessagnet, P. Drobinski, P. Goloub, M. Haeffelin, Y. Morille, B. Chatenet, J. Cuesta, 2004: Comparisons of aerosol chemistry-transport model simulations with lidar and sun-photometer observations at a site near Paris, J. Geophys.Res.t., 109, D23201, doi: 10.1029/2004JD004735.

Noel V. and H. Chepfer, 2004 : Study of Ice Crystal Orientation in Cirrus Clouds Based on Satellite Polarized Radiance Measurements., J. Atmos. Sc., 61(16), 2073–2081.

Chiriaco M., H. Chepfer , V. Noel, A. Delaval, M. Haeffelin, P. Dubuisson, and P. Yang, 2004 : Improving Retrievals of Cirrus Cloud Particle Size Coupling Lidar and Three-channel Radiometric techniques, Month. Weath. Rev., 132 (7),1684 - 1700.

 

2002

Chepfer H., P. Minnis, D. Young, L. Nguyen, and R. F. Arduini, 2002: Retrieval of cirrus cloud ice crystal shapes using visible reflectances from dual-satellite measurements, J. Geophys Res, 107, D23, 4730, doi:10.1029/2000JD000240.

Noel V., H. Chepfer, G. Ledanois, A. Delaval, P.H. Flamant, 2002: Classification of effective shape ratios in cirrus clouds based on lidar depolarization ratio, Appl. Opt., 41 (2), 4245-4257.

Noel V., G. Roy, L. Bissonnette, H. Chepfer, P.H. Flamant, 2002: Analysis of ice clouds lidar measurements at multiple incidence angles , Geophys. Res. Let., 29 (9).

 

2001

Noël V., G. Ledanois, H. Chepfer, P. H. Flamant, 2001 : Computation of single scattering matrix for non-spherical particles randomly or horizontally oriented in space, Appl. Opt, 40, 4365-4375.

Chepfer H., P. Goloub, J. Riedi, J. De Haan, J. Hovenier, P. H. Flamant, 2001: Ice crystal shapes in cirrus clouds derived from POLDER-1/ADEOS-1, J. Geophys. Res., 106, D8, 7955-7966

 

2000 and before

Goloub P., M, Herman, H. Chepfer, J. Riedi, G. Brogniez, P. Couvert, and G. Sèze, 2000 : Cloud phase detection from POLDER/ADEOS, J. Geophys. Res., 105, 14747-14759.

Chepfer H., Goloub P., J. Spinhirne, P.H. Flamant, M. Lavorato, L. Sauvage, G. Brogniez, and J. Pelon, 2000 : Cirrus clouds properties derived from POLDER-1/ADEOS polarized radiances : First validation using a ground-based lidar network, J. Appl. Meteo., 39, 154-168.

C.-Labonnote, L., G. Brogniez, M. Doutriaux-Boucher, J.-C. Buriez, J.-F. Gayet, and H. Chepfer, 2000: Modeling of Light Scattering in Cirrus Clouds with Inhomogeneous Hexagonal Monocrystals. Comparison with In-situ and ADEOS-POLDER Measurements, Geophys. Res. Lett., 27(1), 113-116.

Chepfer H., G. Brogniez, P. Goloub, F-M Bréon, P. H. Flamant, 1999 : Cirrus cloud Ice crystals horizontally oriented in space observed with POLDER/ADEOS, J. Quant. Spectr. and Rad. Transfer, 63, 521-543.

Chepfer H., J. Pelon, G. Brogniez, C. Flamant, V. Trouillet, and P.H. Flamant, 1999: Impact of cirrus cloud ice crystals on multiple scattering effects : application to space-borne and airborne backscatter lidar measurements, Geophys. Res. Let., 26, 2203-2206.

Chepfer H., Goloub P., L. Sauvage, P.H. Flamant, G. Brogniez, J. Spinhirne, M. Lavorato, N. Sugimoto, 1999: Validation of POLDER/ADEOS data using a ground-based lidar network: preliminary results for semi-transparent clouds, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, 24, 203-206.

Chepfer H., G. Brogniez, L. Sauvage, P. H. Flamant, V. Trouillet, J. Pelon, 1999 : Remote sensing of cirrus radiative parameters during EUCREX'94. Part2 : Microphysical models and interaction with radiation, Month. Weath. Rev, 127, 504-518.

Sauvage L., Chepfer H., V. Trouillet, P. H. Flamant, G. Brogniez, J. Pelon, 1999: Remote sensing of cirrus radiative parameters during EUCREX'94. Part1 : Observations and analyses at the regional scale, Month. Weath. Rev., 127, 486-503.

Chepfer H., G. Brogniez, and Y. Fouquart, 1998 : Cirrus clouds microphysical properties deduced from POLDER observations, J. Quant. Spectr. and Rad. Transfer, 60, 3, 375-390.

Larsen H., J-F. Gayet, G. Febvre, H. Chepfer, and G. Brogniez, 1998: Measurement Errors In Cirrus Cloud Microphysical Properties , Ann. Geophys., 16, 266-276.

Gayet J-F., G. Febvre, G. Brogniez, H. Chepfer, W. Renger, and P. Wendling, 1996: Microphysical and Optical Properties of Cirrus and Contrails : Cloud Field Study on 13 October 1989 , J. Atmos. Sc., 53, 126-138.