Peer-reviewed Publications


Zerefos, C., Fountoulakis, I., Eleftheratos, K., Kazantzidis, A.: Long-term variability of human health-related solar ultraviolet-B radiation doses from the 1980s to the end of the 21st century, Physiological Reviews, 103:3, 1789-1826,, 2023

Petkov, B. H., Vitale, V., Di Carlo, P., Drofa, O., Mastrangelo, D., Smedley, A. R. D., Diémoz, H.,  Siani, A.-M.,  Fountoulakis, I.,  Webb, A. R., Bais, A., Kift, R., Rimmer, J., Casale, G.-R., Hansen, G. H., Svendby, T., Pazmiño, A., Werner, R., Atanassov, A. M., Láska, K., De Backer, H., Mangold, A., Köhler, U., Velazco, V. A., Stübi, S. Solomatnikova, A., Pavlova, K., Sobolewski, P. S., Johnsen, B., Goutail, F., Mišaga, O. Aruffo, E., Metelka, L., Tóth, Z.,  Fekete, D., Aculinin, A. A. Lupi, A., Mazzola, M., Zardi, F.: An unprecedented Arctic ozone depletion event during spring 2020 and its impacts across Europe. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 128, e2022JD037581., 2023.

Dimitriadou, L, C. Zerefos “Heatwaves and Mortality in Spain and Greece: A Comparative Analysis”, Atmosphere, 14, 766,, 2023.    

Amiridis, V., Kampouri, A., Gkikas, A., Misios, S., Gialitaki, A., Marinou, E., Rennie, M., Benedetti, A., Solomos, S., Zanis, P., Vasardani, O., Eleftheratos, K., Paschou, P., Georgiou, T., Scollo, S., Mona, L., Papagiannopoulos, N., Retscher, C., Parrinello, T., and Straume, A. G.: Aeolus winds impact on volcanic ash early warning systems for aviation, Scientific Reports, 13, 7531,, 2023.

Liora, N., Poupkou, A., Papadogiannaki, S., Parliari, D., Giama, E., Pieretti, G.A., Da Rugna, L., Susanetti, L., Bressan, M., Villanueva, J.A.B., Chacartegui, R., Pintus, F.J., Greco, L., Bertolini, M. and Melas, D., 2023. "A methodology for carbon footprint estimations of research project activities—A scenarios analysis for reducing carbon footprint", Atmosphere, 14, 6,

Giama, E., Chantzis, G., Kontos, S., Keppas, S., Poupkou, A., Liora, N. and Melas, D., 2023. "Building energy simulations based on weather forecast meteorological model: The case of an institutional building in Greece", Energies, 16, 191,

Tsiaousidis, D.T., Liora, N., Kontos, S., Poupkou, A., Akritidis, D. and Melas, D., 2023. "Evaluation of PM chemical composition in Thessaloniki, Greece based on air quality simulations", Sustainability, 15, 10034,

Papadogiannaki, S., Liora, N., Parliari, D., Cheristanidis, S., Poupkou, A., Sebos, I., Progiou, A. and Melas, D., 2023. "Evaluating the impact of COVID-19 on the carbon footprint of two research projects: A comparative analysis", Atmosphere, 14, 1365,

Mytilinaios, M., Basart, S., Ciamprone, S., Cuesta, J., Dema, C., Di Tomaso, E., Formenti, P., Gkikas, A., Jorba, O., Kahn, R., Pérez García-Pando, C., Trippetta, S., and Mona, L.: Comparison of dust optical depth from multi-sensor products and MONARCH (Multiscale Online Non-hydrostatic AtmospheRe CHemistry) dust reanalysis over North Africa, the Middle East, and Europe, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 23, 5487–5516,, 2023.

Kiriakidis, P., Gkikas, A., Papangelis, G., Christoudias, T., Kushta, J., Proestakis, E., Kampouri, A., Marinou, E., Drakaki, E., Benedetti, A., Rennie, M., Retscher, C., Straume, A. G., Dandocsi, A., Sciare, J., and Amiridis, V.: The impact of using assimilated Aeolus wind data on regional WRF-Chem dust simulations, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 23, 4391–4417,, 2023.

Digby, R. A. R., Gillett, N. P., Monahan, A. H., von Salzen, K., Gkikas, A., Song, Q., and Zhang, Z.: How well do Earth System Models reproduce observed aerosol changes during the Spring 2020 COVID-19 lockdowns?, EGUsphere [preprint],, 2023.

Gkikas, A., Gialitaki, A., Binietoglou, I., Marinou, E., Tsichla, M., Siomos, N., Paschou, P., Kampouri, A., Voudouri, K. A., Proestakis, E., Mylonaki, M., Papanikolaou, C.-A., Michailidis, K., Baars, H., Straume, A. G., Balis, D., Papayannis, A., Parrinello, T., and Amiridis, V.: First assessment of Aeolus Standard Correct Algorithm particle backscatter coefficient retrievals in the eastern Mediterranean, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 16, 1017–1042,, 2023.

Kouklaki, D.; Kazadzis, S.; Raptis, I.-P.; Papachristopoulou, K.; Fountoulakis, I.; Eleftheratos, K.: Photovoltaic Spectral Responsivity and Efficiency under Different Aerosol Conditions. Energies, 16, 6644., 2023.

Masoom, A., Fountoulakis, I., Kazadzis, S., Raptis, I.-P., Kampouri, A., Psiloglou, B. E., Kouklaki, D., Papachristopoulou, K., Marinou, E., Solomos, S., Gialitaki, A., Founda, D., Salamalikis, V., Kaskaoutis, D., Kouremeti, N., Mihalopoulos, N., Amiridis, V., Kazantzidis, A., Papayannis, A., Zerefos, C. S., and Eleftheratos, K.: Investigation of the effects of the Greek extreme wildfires of August 2021 on air quality and spectral solar irradiance, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 23, 8487–8514,, 2023.

Raptis, I.-P., Kazadzis, S., Fountoulakis, I., Papachristopoulou, K., Kouklaki, D., Psiloglou, B.E., Kazantzidis, A., Benetatos, C., Papadimitriou, N., Eleftheratos, K.: Evaluation of the Solar Energy Nowcasting System (SENSE) during a 12-Months Intensive Measurement Campaign in Athens, Greece, Energies, 16, 5361., 2023.

Logothetis, S.-A., Giannaklis, C.-P., Salamanikis, V., Tzoumanikas, P., Raptis, P.-I., Amiridis, V., Eleftheratos, K., and Kazantzidis, A.: Aerosol Optical Properties and Type Retrieval via Machine Learning and an All-Sky Imager, Atmosphere, 14, 1266,, 2023.

Drosoglou, Th., Koukouli, M.-E., Raptis, I.-P., Kazadzis, S., Pseftogkas, A., Eleftheratos, K., and Zerefos, C.: Nitrogen dioxide spatiotemporal variations in the complex urban environment of Athens, Greece, Atmospheric Environment,, 2023.

Stavros Solomos, Christos Spyrou, Africa Baretto, Emilio Cuevas, Sergio Rodríguez, Yenny González, Marina Neophytou, Petros Mouzourides, Nicolaos Bartsotas, Christina Kalogeri, Slobodan Nickovic, Goran Pejanovic, Bojan Cvetkovic, Vassilis Amiridis, Olga Sykioti, Antonis Gkikas, Christos Zerefos, The Development of METAL-WRF Regional Model for the Description of Dust Mineralogy in the Atmosphere. Atmosphere 2023, 14,615., 2023.

Mylonaki M, Gini M, Georgopoulou M, Pilou M, Chalvatzaki E, Solomos S, Diapouli E, Giannakaki E, Lazaridis M, Pandis SN, Nenes A, Eleftheriadis K, Papayannis A. Wildfire and African dust aerosol oxidative potential, exposure and dose in the human respiratory tract. Sci Total Environ. 2023 Dec 30;913:169683. DΟΙ:, 2023.


Dimitriadou, L., Nastos, P., Eleftheratos, K., Kapsomenakis, J., and Zerefos, C.: Mortality related to air temperature in European cities, based on threshold regression models, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19, 4017,, 2022.

Liora, N., Kontos, S., Parliari, D., Akritidis, D., Poupkou, A., Papanastasiou, D.K. and Melas, D., "On-line heating emissions based on WRF meteorology - Application and evaluation of a modeling system over Greece", Atmosphere, 13, 568, 2022.

Benedetto De Rosa, Francesco Amato, Aldo Amodeo, Giuseppe D’Amico, Claudio Dema, Alfredo Falconieri, Aldo Giunta, Pilar Gumà-Claramunt, Anna Kampouri, Stavros Solomos, Michail Mytilinaios, Nikolaos Papagiannopoulos, Donato Summa, Igor Veselovskii, Lucia Mona, Characterization of Extremely Fresh Biomass Burning Aerosol by Means of Lidar Observations, Remote Sens. 2022, 14, 4984., 2022

Drakaki, E., Amiridis, V., Tsekeri, A., Gkikas, A., Proestakis, E., Mallios, S., Solomos, S., Spyrou, C., Marinou, E., Ryder, C. L., Bouris, D., and Katsafados, P.: Modeling coarse and giant desert dust particles, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 12727–12748,

Adam M., Fragkos K., Solomos S., Belegante L., Andrei S., Talianu C., Marmureanu L., Antonescu B., Ene D., Nicolae  V., Amiridis V. Methodology for Lidar Monitoring of Biomass Burning Smoke in Connection with the Land Cover. Remote Sens. 2022, 14, 4734. 

Spyrou, C.; Solomos, S.; Bartsotas, N.S.; Douvis, K.C.; Nickovic, S. Development of a Dust Source Map for WRF-Chem Model Based on MODIS NDVI. Atmosphere 2022, 13, 868.

Papanikolaou, C.-A.; Kokkalis, P.; Soupiona, O.; Solomos, S.; Papayannis, A.; Mylonaki, M.; Anagnou, D.; Foskinis, R.; Gidarakou, M. Australian Bushfires (2019–2020): Aerosol Optical Properties and Radiative Forcing. Atmosphere 2022, 13, 867.

Ravan, P., Ahmady-Birgani, H., Solomos, S., Yassin, M. F., & Abasalinezhad, H. (2022). Wet scavenging in removing chemical compositions and aerosols: A case study over the Lake Urmia. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 127, e2021JD035896. https://doi. org/10.1029/2021JD035896

Solomos, S., Lida Dimitriadou, John Kapsomenakis, Ioannis Binietoglou, Panagiotis Nastos, Christos Zerefos, Development of the weather and climate service “CRITERION” for the touristic sector in e-SHAPE,  FMI’s Climate Bulletin: Research Letters, Volume: 4, Issue: 1, DOI: , 2022

Kapsomenakis J., Douvis C., Poupkou A., Zerefos S., Solomos S., Stavraka T., Melis N. S., Kyriakidis E., Kremlis G., Zerefos C.,Climate change threats to cultural and natural heritage UNESCO sites in the Mediterranean, Environment, Development and Sustainability, 1573-2975,, 2022

Eleftheratos, K., Kapsomenakis, J., Fountoulakis, I., Zerefos, C. S., Jöckel, P., Dameris, M., Bais, A. F., Bernhard, G., Kouklaki, D., Tourpali, K., Stierle, S., Liley, J. B., Brogniez, C., Auriol, F., Diémoz, H., Simic, S., Petropavlovskikh, I., Lakkala, K., and Douvis, K.: Ozone, DNA-active UV radiation, and cloud changes for the near-global mean and at high latitudes due to enhanced greenhouse gas concentrations, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 12827–12855,, 2022.

Georgoulias A. K., D. Akritidis, A. Kalisoras, J. Kapsomenakis, D. Melas, C. S. Zerefos, P. Zanis, Climate change projections for Greece in the 21st century from high-resolution EURO-CORDEX RCM simulations, Atmospheric Research, 106049,, 2022.

Kairis, O.; Karamanos, A.; Voloudakis, D.; Kapsomenakis, J.; Aratzioglou, C.; Zerefos, C.; Kosmas, C. Identifying Degraded and Sensitive to Desertification Agricultural Soils in Thessaly, Greece, under Simulated Future Climate Scenarios. Land, 11, 395., 2022.

Evelpidou, N.; Karkani, A.; Polidorou, M.; Saitis, G.; Zerefos, C.; Synolakis, C.; Repapis, C.; Tzouxanioti, M.; Gogou, M. Palaeo-Tsunami Events on the Coasts of Cyprus. Geosciences, 12, 58., 2022.


Wagner, A., Υ. Bennouna, Α-Μ. Blechschmidt, G. Brasseur, S. Chabrillat, Y. Christophe, Q. Errera, H. Eskes, J. Flemming, KM Hansen, A. Inness, J. Kapsomenakis, B. Langerock, A. Richter, N. Sudarchikova, V. Thouret, C. Zerefos “Comprehensive evaluation of the Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service (CAMS) reanalysis against independent observations: Reactive gases”, Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene 9(1),, 2021.

Solomos, S., P.T. Nastos, D. Emmanouloudis, A.  Koutsouraki, C. Zerefos “Modeling Study on the DownslopeWind of ‘Katevatos’ in Greece and Implications for the Battle of Arachova in 1826”, Atmosphere, 12, 993., 2021.

Dimitriou, K., Bougiatioti, A., Ramonet, M., Pierros, F., Michalopoulos, P., Liakakou, E., Solomos, S., Quehe, P.-Y., Delmotte, M., Gerasopoulos, E., Kanakidou, M., Mihalopoulos,N., Greenhouse gases (CO2 and CH4) at an urban background site in Athens, Greece: Levels, sources and impact of atmospheric circulation, Atmospheric Environment,

Nickovic, S., Cvetkovic, B., Petković, S. Amiridis, V., Pejanović, G., Solomos, S., Marinou, E., Nikolic, J., Cloud icing by mineral dust and impacts to aviation safety. Sci Rep 11, 6411 (2021).

Kokkalis, P.; Soupiona, O.; Papanikolaou, C.-A.; Foskinis, R.; Mylonaki, M.; Solomos, S.; Vratolis, S.; Vasilatou, V.; Kralli, E.; Anagnou, D.; Papayannis, A. Radiative Effect and Mixing Processes of a Long-Lasting Dust Event over Athens, Greece, during the COVID-19 Period. Atmosphere 2021, 12, 318.

Konsta, D.; Tsekeri, A.; Solomos, S.; Siomos, N.; Gialitaki, A.; Tetoni, E.; Lopatin, A.; Goloub, P.; Dubovik, O.; Amiridis, V.; Nastos, P. The Potential of GRASP/GARRLiC Retrievals for Dust Aerosol Model Evaluation: Case Study during the PreTECT Campaign. Remote Sens. 2021, 13, 873.

Varlas, G.; Marinou, E.; Gialitaki, A.; Siomos, N.; Tsarpalis, K.; Kalivitis, N.; Solomos, S.; Tsekeri, A.; Spyrou, C.; Tsichla, M.; et al. Assessing sea-state effects on sea-salt aerosol modeling in the lower atmosphere using lidar and in-situ measurements. Remote Sens. 2021, 13, 614.

Raptis, I.-P.; Eleftheratos, K.; Kazadzis, S.; Kosmopoulos, P.; Papachristopoulou, K.; Solomos, S. The Combined Effect of Ozone and Aerosols on Erythemal Irradiance in an Extremely Low Ozone Event during May 2020. Atmosphere 2021, 12, 145.

Kampouri, A.; Amiridis, V.; Solomos, S.; Gialitaki, A.; Marinou, E.; Spyrou, C.; Georgoulias, A.K.; Akritidis, D.; Papagiannopoulos, N.; Mona, L.; Scollo, S.; Tsichla, M.; Tsikoudi, I.; Pytharoulis, I.; Karacostas, T.; Zanis, P. Investigation of Volcanic Emissions in the Mediterranean: “The Etna–Antikythera Connection”. Atmosphere 2021, 12, 40.

Keppas S., Papadogiannaki S., Parliari D., Kontos S., Poupkou A., Tzoumaka P., Kelessis A., Zanis P., Casasanta G., de’Donato F., Argentini S. and Melas, D., 2021. "Future climate change impact on urban heat island in two mediterranean cities based on high-resolution regional climate simulations", Atmosphere, 12, 884.

Gierens, K., and Eleftheratos, K.: The contribution and weighting functions of radiative transfer – theory and application to the retrieval of upper-tropospheric humidity, Meteorologische Zeitschrift, Vol. 30, No. 1, 79-88, doi: 10.1127/metz/2020/0985, 2021.

Kosmopoulos, P. G., Kazadzis, S., Schmalwieser, A. W., Raptis, P. I., Papachristopoulou, K., Fountoulakis, I., Masoom, A., Bais, A. F., Bilbao, J., Blumthaler, M., Kreuter, A., Siani, A. M., Eleftheratos, K., Topaloglou, C., Gröbner, J., Johnsen, B., Svendby, T. M., Vilaplana, J. M., Doppler, L., Webb, A. R., Khazova, M., De Backer, H., Heikkilä, A., Lakkala, K., Jaroslawski, J., Meleti, C., Diémoz, H., Hülsen, G., Klotz, B., Rimmer, J., and Kontoes, C.: Real-time UV index retrieval in Europe using Earth observation-based techniques: system description and quality assessment, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 5657–5699,, 2021.

Eleftheratos, K., D. Kouklaki, C. Zerefos “Sixteen Years of Measurements of Ozone over Athens, Greece with a Brewer Spectrophotometer”, Oxygen, 1, 32–45,, 2021.

Dimitriadou, L., P. Nastos, C. Zerefos “Defining Heatwaves with Respect to Human Biometeorology. The Case of Attica Region, Greece”, Atmosphere, 12, 1100., 2021.


Zerefos, C., S. Solomos, J. Kapsomenakis, A. Poupkou, L. Dimitriadou, I. Polychroni, P. Kalabokas, C. Philandras, D. Thanos, “Lessons learned and questions raised during and post‑COVID‑19 anthropopause period in relation to the environment and climate”, Environment Development and Sustainability, Springer, DOI: 10.1007/s10668-020-01075-4, 2020.

Zerefos, C., S. Solomos, D. Melas, J. Kapsomenakis, C. Repapis, “The Role of Weather during the Greek–Persian ‘Naval Battle of Salamis’ in 480 B.C.”, Atmosphere, 11, 838; doi:10.3390/atmos11080838, 2020.

Eleftheratos K., J. Kapsomenakis, C.S. Zerefos, A.F. Bais, I. Fountoulakis, M. Dameris, P. Jöckel, A.S. Haslerud, S. Godin-Beekmann, W. Steinbrecht, I. Petropavlovskikh, C. Brogniez, T. Leblanc, B. Liley, R. Querel, D. Swart “Possible effects of greenhouse gases to ozone profiles and DNA active UV-B irradiance at ground level”, Atmosphere, 11(3), 228;, 2020.

Dafka, S., D. Akritidis, P. Zanis, A. Pozzer, E. Xoplaki, J. Luterbacher, C. Zerefos «On the link between the Etesian winds, tropopause folds and tropospheric ozone over the Eastern Mediterranean during summer”, Atmospheric Research, 248:105161, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2020.105161, 2020.

Fountoulakis, I., H. Diémoz, A. Siani, G. Laschewski, G. Filippa, A. Arola, A.F. Bais, H. De Backer, K. Lakkala, A.R. Webb, V. De Bock, T. Karppinen, K. Garane, J. Kapsomenakis, M.E. Koukouli, C.S. Zerefos “Solar UV irradiance in a changing climate: Trends in Europe and the significance of spectral monitoring in Italy”, Environments, 7(1), 1;, 2020.

Evelpidou, N., C. Zerefos, C. Synolakis, C. Repapis, A. Karkani, M. Polidorou, G. Saitis, “Coastal Boulders on the SE Coasts of Cyprus as Evidence of Palaeo‐Tsunami Events”, J. Mar. Sci. Eng., 8, 812; doi:10.3390/jmse8100812, 2020.

Kalabokas, P., Jensen, N. R., Roveri, M., Hjorth, J., Eremenko, M., Cuesta, J., Dufour, G., Foret, G., and Beekmann, M.: A study of the influence of tropospheric subsidence on spring and summer surface ozone concentrations at the JRC Ispra station in northern Italy, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 1861–1885,, 2020.

Gialitaki, A., Tsekeri, A., Amiridis, V., Ceolato, R., Paulien, L., Kampouri, A., Gkikas, A., Solomos, S., Marinou, E., Haarig, M., Baars, H., Ansmann, A., Lapyonok, T., Lopatin, A., Dubovik, O., Groß, S., Wirth, M., and Balis, D.: Is the near-spherical shape the new black for smoke?, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 14005–14021, 2020

Gierens, K., and Eleftheratos, K.: The contribution and weighting functions of radiative transfer – theory and application to the retrieval of upper-tropospheric humidity, Meteorologische Zeitschrift (Contrib. Atm. Sci.), doi: 10.1127/metz/2020/0985, 2020.



Dafka, S., D. Akritidis, P. Zanis, A. Pozzer, E. Xoplaki, J. Luterbacher, C. Zerefos «On the link between the Etesian winds, tropopause folds and tropospheric ozone over the Eastern Mediterranean during summer”, Atmospheric Research (submitted).

Eleftheratos K., J. Kapsomenakis, C.S. Zerefos, A.F. Bais, I. Fountoulakis, M. Dameris, P. Jöckel, A.S. Haslerud, S. Godin-Beekmann, W. Steinbrecht, I. Petropavlovskikh, C. Brogniez, T. Leblanc, B. Liley, R. Querel, D. Swart “Possible effects of greenhouse gases to ozone profiles and DNA active UV-B irradiance at ground level”, Atmosphere (submitted).

Fountoulakis, I., H. Diémoz, A. Siani, G. Laschewski, G. Filippa, A. Arola, A.F. Bais, H. De Backer, K. Lakkala, A.R. Webb, V. De Bock, T. Karppinen, K. Garane, J. Kapsomenakis, M.E. Koukouli, C.S. Zerefos “Solar UV irradiance in a changing climate: Trends in Europe and the significance of spectral monitoring in Italy”, Environments (accepted for publication to Environments on December 16, 2019).

Kalabokas, P., Jensen, N. R., Roveri, M., Hjorth, J., Eremenko, M., Cuesta, J., Dufour, G., Foret, G., and Beekmann, M.: “A study of the influence of tropospheric subsidence on spring and summer surface ozone concentrations at the JRC-Ispra station in northern Italy”, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss.,, 2019 (accepted for publication to ACP on December 6, 2019) 

Eleftheratos, Κ., C.S. Zerefos, D.S. Balis, M.-E. Koukouli, J. Kapsomenakis, D. Loyola, P. Valks, M. Coldewey-Egbers, C. Lerot, S. Frith, A.S. Haslerud, I.S.A. Isaksen, S. Hassinen, “The use of QBO, ENSO and NAO perturbations in the evaluation of GOME-2 MetOp A total ozone measurements”, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 12, 987-1011,, 2019.

Gierens, K., K. Eleftheratos, “On the interpretation of upper-tropospheric humidity based on a second-order retrieval from infrared radiances”, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 3733-3746,, 2019.

Garane K., M.E. Koukouli, T. Verhoelst, C. Lerot, K.P. Heue, V. Fioletov, D. Balis, A. Bais, A. Bazureau, A. Dehn, F. Goutail, J. Granville, D. Griffin, D. Hubert, A. Keppens, J.C. Lambert, D. Loyola, C. McLinden, A. Pazmino, J.P. Pommereau, A. Redondas, F. Romahn, P. Valks, M. Van Roozendael, J. Xu, C. Zehner, C. Zerefos, and W. Zimmer “TROPOMI/S5P total ozone column data: global ground-based validation and consistency with other satellite missions”, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 12, 5263–5287,, 2019.


Zerefos, C., J. Kapsomenakis, K. Eleftheratos, K. Tourpali, I. Petropavlovskikh, D. Hubert, S. Godin-Beekmann, W. Steinbrecht, S. Frith, V. Sofieva, B. Hassler, “Representativeness of single lidar stations for zonally averaged ozone profiles, their trends and attribution to proxies”, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18(9), 6427-6440, 2018.

Raptis, P.-I., Kazadzis, S., Eleftheratos, K., Amiridis, V., and Fountoulakis, I.: Single scattering Albedo’s spectral dependence effect on UV irradiance, Atmosphere, 9, 364; doi:10.3390/atmos9090364, 2018.

Gaudel A., O. R. Cooper, G. Ancellet, B. Barret, A. Boynard, J. P. Burrows, C. Clerbaux, P.-F. Coheur, J. Cuesta, E. Cuevas, S. Doniki, G. Dufour, F. Ebojie, G. Foret, O. Garcia, M. J. Granados-Muñoz, J. W. Hannigan, F. Hase, B. Hassler, G. Huang, D. Hurtmans, D. Jaffe, N. Jones, P. Kalabokas, B. Kerridge, S. Kulawik, B. Latter, T. Leblanc, E. Le Flochmoën, W. Lin, J. Liu, X. Liu, E. Mahieu, A. McClure-Begley, J. L. Neu, M. Osman, M. Palm, H. Petetin, I. Petropavlovskikh, R. Querel, N. Rahpoe, A. Rozanov, M. G. Schultz, J. Schwab, R. Siddans, D. Smale, M. Steinbacher, H. Tanimoto, D. W. Tarasick, V. Thouret, A. M. Thompson, T. Trickl, E. Weatherhead, C. Wespes, H. Worden, C. Vigouroux, X. Xu, G. Zeng, J. Ziemke, “Tropospheric Ozone Assessment Report:  Present-day distribution and trends of tropospheric ozone relevant to climate and global atmospheric chemistry model evaluation”. Elem. Sci. Anth, 6: 39. DOI:

Gierens, K., Eleftheratos, K., and Sausen, R.: Intercalibration between HIRS/2 and HIRS/3 channel 12 based on physical considerations, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 11, 939-948,, 2018.

Fountoulakis, I., C.S. Zerefos, A.F. Bais, J. Kapsomenakis, M.E. Koukouli, N. Ohkawara, V. Fioletov, H. De Backer, K. Lakkala8, T. Karppinen, A.R. Webb, “25 years of spectral UV-B measurements over Canada, Europe and Japan: trends and effects from 1 changes in ozone, aerosols, clouds and surface reflectivity”, C. R. Geoscience, 350, 393-402, 2018.

Voloudakis, D., A. Karamanos, G. Economou, J. Kapsomenakis, C. Zerefos “A comparative estimate of climate change impacts on cotton and maize in Greece”, Journal of Water and Climate Change, 9 (4), 643-656, 2018.



Zerefos, C. S., K. Eleftheratos, J. Kapsomenakis, S. Solomos, A. Inness, D. Balis, A. Redondas, H. Eskes, M. Allaart, V. Amiridis, A. Dahlback, V. De Bock, H. Diémoz, R. Engelmann, P. Eriksen, V. Fioletov, J. Gröbner, A. Heikkilä, I. Petropavlovskikh, J. Jarosławski, W. Josefsson, T. Karppinen, U. Köhler, C. Meleti, C. Repapis, J. Rimmer, V. Savinykh, V. Shirotov, A. M. Siani, A. R. D. Smedley, M. Stanek, and R. Stübi, Detecting volcanic sulfur dioxide plumes in the Northern Hemisphere using the Brewer spectrophotometer, other networks, and satellite observations, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 551–574, doi: 10.5194/acp-17-551-2017, 2017.

Zerefos, C. S., J. Kapsomenakis, K. Eleftheratos, K. Tourpali, I. Petropavlovskikh, D. Hubert, S. Godin-Beekmann, W. Steinbrecht, S. Frith, V. Sofieva, and B. Hassler, Representativeness of single lidar stations for zonally averaged ozone profiles, their trends and attribution to proxies, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss.,, 2017.

Kalabokas, P., Hjorth, J., Foret, G., Dufour, G., Eremenko, M., Siour, G., Cuesta, J., and Beekmann, M.: An investigation on the origin of regional springtime ozone episodes in the western Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 3905-3928,, 2017.

Gierens, K., and K. Eleftheratos, Technical note: On the intercalibration of HIRS channel 12 brightness temperatures following the transition from HIRS 2 to HIRS 3/4 for ice saturation studies, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 10, 681-693, doi: 10.5194/amt-10-681-2017, 2017.

Gierens, K., K. Eleftheratos, and R. Sausen, Intercalibration between HIRS/2 and HIRS/3 channel 12 based on physical considerations, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., doi:10.5194/amt-2017-119, 2017.

Gierens, K., and K. Eleftheratos, Improvements to the HIRS channel 12 intercalibration for ice supersaturation studies, GSICS Quarterly Newsletter: Spring Issue, Vol. 11, No. 1, 6-7, doi:10.7289/V5BK19F0,  2017.



Zerefos, C. S., K. Eleftheratos, J. Kapsomenakis, S. Solomos, A. Inness, D. Balis, A. Redondas, H. Eskes, V. Amiridis, C. Repapis, M. Allaart, R. Engelmann, A. Dahlback, V. De Bock, H. Diémoz, P. Eriksen, J. Gröbner, A. Heikkilä, J. Jarosławski, W. Josefsson, T. Karppinen, U. Köhler, C. Meleti, C. Repapis, J. Rimmer, V. Savinykh, V. Shirotov, A. M. Siani, A. R. D. Smedley, M. Stanek, and R. Stübi, “Detecting volcanic sulfur dioxide plumes in the Northern Hemisphere using the Brewer spectrophotometer, other networks, and satellite observations”, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, doi:10.5194/acp-2016-500, 2016.

Luterbacher, J., J P Werner, J E Smerdon, L Fernández-Donado, F J González-Rouco, D. Barriopedro, FC Ljungqvist, U. Büntgen, E. Zorita, S. Wagner, J. Esper, D. McCarroll, A. Toreti, D. Frank, J.H. Jungclaus, M. Barriendos, C. Bertolin, O. Bothe, R. Brázdil, D. Camuffo, P. Dobrovolný, M. Gagen, E. García-Bustamante, Q. Ge, J.J. Gómez-Navarro, J. Guiot, Z. Ha, G.C. Hegerl, K. Holmgren,V.V. Klimenko, J. Martín-Chivelet, C. Pfister, N. Roberts, A. Schindler, A. Schurer, O. Solomina, L. von Gunten, E. Wahl, H. Wanner, O. Wetter, E. Xoplaki, N. Yuan, D. Zanchettin, H. Zhang, C. Zerefos, “European summer temperatures since Roman times”, Environ. Res. Lett. 11, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/2/024001, 2016

Diémoz, H., K. Eleftheratos, S. Kazadzis, V. Amiridis, and C. S. Zerefos, “Retrieval of aerosol optical depth in the visible range with a Brewer spectrophotometer in Athens”, Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 9, 1871-1888, doi:10.5194/amt-9-1871-2016, 2016.

Hassinen, S., D. Balis, H. Bauer, M. Begoin, A. Delcloo, K. Eleftheratos, S. Gimeno Garcia, J. Granville, M. Grossi, N. Hao, P. Hedelt, F. Hendrick, M. Hess, K.-P. Heue, J. Hovila, H. Helge Jønch-Sørensen, N. Kalakoski, M. Koukouli, J. Kujanpää, J.-C. Lambert, C. Lerot, D. Loyola, A. Määttä, G. Pinardi, F. Romahn, M. van Roozendael, R. Lutz, I. De Smedt, P. Stammes, W. Steinbrecht, J. Tamminen, N. Theys, L. G. Tilstra, O. N. E. Tuinder, P. Valks, C. Zerefos, W. Zimmer, and E. Zyrichidou “Overview of the O3M SAF GOME-2 operational atmospheric composition and UV radiation data products and data availability”, Atmos. Meas. Techn., 9, 383-407, 2016.

Kalabokas, P., J. Hjorth, G. Foret, G. Dufour, M. Eremenko, G. Siour, J. Cuesta, M. Beekmann, “An investigation on the origin of regional spring time ozone episodes in the Western Mediterranean and Central Europe”, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., doi:10.5194/acp-2016-615, 2016.



Raptis, P.I., S. Kazadzis, K. Eleftheratos, P. Kosmopoulos, V. Amiridis, C. Helmis, C. Zerefos, “Total Ozone Column Measurements using an Ultraviolet Multifilter Radiometer”, Inter. J. of Rem. Sens., 36:17, 4469-4482, DOI: 10.1080/01431161.2015.1083631, 2015

Kalabokidis, K., P. Palaiologou, E. Gerasopoulos, C. Giannakopoulos, E. Kostopoulou and C. Zerefos, “Effect of climate change projections on forest fire behavior and values-at-risk in southwestern Greece”, Forests, 6(6): 2214-2240, 2015

Founda, D., F. Pierros, M. Petrakis, C. Zerefos, “Interdecadal variations and trends of the Urban Heat Island in Athens (Greece) and its response to heat waves”, Atmos. Res., 161-162, 2015

Katragkou, E., P. Zanis, A. Tsikerdekis, J. Kapsomenakis, D. Melas, H. Heskes, J. Flemming, V. Huijnen, A. Inness, M.G. Schultz, O. Stein, C.S. Zerefos “Evaluation of near surface ozone over Europe from the MACC reanalysis”, Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 2299-2314, 2015

Eskes, H., V. Huijnen, A. Arola, A. Benedictow, A.-M. Blechschmidt, E. Botek, O. Boucher, I. Bouarar, S. Chabrillat, E. Cuevas, R. Engelen, H. Flentje, A. Gaudel, J. Griesfeller, L. Jones, J. Kapsomenakis, E. Katragkou, S. Kinne, B. Langerock, M. Razinger, A. Richter, M. Schultz, M. Schulz, N. Sudarchikova, V. Thouret, M. Vrekoussis, A. Wagner, and C. Zerefos, “Validation of reactive gases and aerosols in MACC global analysis and forecast system”, Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 3523-3543, 2015

Inness A., A.-M. Blechschmidt, I. Bouarar, S. Chabrillat, M. Crepulja, R. J. Engelen, H. Eskes, J. Flemming, A. Gaudel, F. Hendrick, V. Huijnen, L. Jones, J. Kapsomenakis, E. Katragkou, A. Keppens, B. Langerock, M. de Mazière, D. Melas, M. Parrington, V. H. Peuch, M. Razinger, A. Richter, M. G. Schultz, M. Suttie, V. Thouret, M. Vrekoussis, A. Wagner, and C. Zerefos, “Data assimilation of satellite-retrieved ozone, carbon monoxide and nitrogen dioxide with ECMWF’s Composition-IFS”, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 5275–5303, 2015

Dafka, S., E. Xoplaki, A. Toreti, P. Zanis, E. Tyrlis, C. Zerefos, J. Luterbacher “The Etesians: from observations to reanalysis”, Climate Dynamics, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-01502920-7, 2015

Philandras, C.M., P.T. Nastos, I.N. Kapsomenakis, C.C. Repapis “Climatology of upper air temperature in the Eastern Mediterranean region”, Atmos. Research, 152, 29-42, 2015.

P. D. Kalabokas, V. Thouret, J.-P. Cammas, A. volz-thomas, D. Boulanger, C.C. Repapis, “The geographical distribution of meteorological parameters associated with high and low summer ozone levels in the lower troposphere and the boundary layer over the eastern Mediterranean (Cairo case)”, Tellus B,  , 67, 27853,, 2015

Voloudakis, D., A. Karamanos, , G. Economou, D. Kalivas, P. Vahamidis, V. Kotoulas, J. Kapsomenakis C. Zerefos, “Prediction of climate change impacts on cotton yields in Greece under eight climatic models using the AquaCrop crop simulation model and discriminant function analysis”. Agricultural Water Management, 147, 116-128, 2015

Nastos, P.T., J. Kapsomenakis, K.M. Philandras, “Evaluation of the TRMM 3B43 gridded precipitation estimates over Greece”, Atmospheric Research, Volume 169, Part B, 1 March 2016, Pages 497–514,  2015

Doulgeris, C., D. Papadimos, J. Kapsomenakis “Impacts of climate change on the hydrology of two Natura 2000 sites in Northern Greece”, Regional Environmental Change. Year the Document, DOI 10.1007/s10113-015-0857-3, 2015

Wagner, A., A.M. Blechschmidt, I. Bouarar, E.G. Brunke, C. Lerbaux, M. Cupeiro, P. Cristofanelli, H. Eskes, J. Flemming, H. Flentje, M. George, S. Gilge, A. Hilboll, A. Inness, J. Kapsomenakis, A. Richter, L. Ries, W. Spangl, O. Stein, R. Weller, C. Zerefos “Evaluation of the MACC operational forecast system potential and challenges of global near-real-time modelling with respect to reactive gases in the troposphere”, ACP, 14005-14030,, doi: 10.5194/acp-15-14005-2015.



Doche C., Dufour G., Foret G., Eremenko M., Cuesta J., Beekmann M., and Kalabokas P. "Summertime tropospheric-ozone variability over the Mediterranean basin observed with IASI" Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 10589-10600, 2014

Eleftheratos, K., S. Kazadzis, C. S. Zerefos, K. Tourpali, C. Meleti, D. Balis, I. Zyrichidou, K. Lakkala, U. Feister, T. Koskela, A. Heikkil?, J. M. Karhu, "Ozone and spectroradiometric UV changes in the past 20 years over middle and high latitudes", Atmosphere-Ocean, doi: 10,1080/07055900.2014.919897, 2014.

Isaksen, I. S. A., T. K. Berntsen, S. B. Dals?ren, K. Eleftheratos, Y. Orsolini, B. Rognerud, F. Stordal, O. A. S?vde, C. Zerefos, C. D. Holmes, "Atmospheric Ozone and Methane in a Changing Climate", Atmosphere, 5, 518-535; doi:10.3390/atmos5030518, 2014.

Kleanthous S., Vrekoussis M., Mihalopoulos N., Kalabokas P. and Lelieveld J., "On the temporal and spatial variation of ozone in Cyprus". Science of Tot. Environ. 476-477, 2014.

Kourtidis, K., S. Rapsomanikis, C. Zerefos, A.K. Georgoulias, E. Pavlidou, "Severe particulate pollution from the deposition practices of the primary materials of a cement plant", Environ. Science & Poll. Res., doi: 10.1007/s11356-014-2696-6, 2014.

Mitsakis, E., A. Papanikolaou, G. Ayfadopoulou, J. Salanova, C. Doll, G. Giannopoulos, C. Zerefos, "An integrated framework for linking climate change impacts to emergency adaptation strategies for transport networks", Eur. Transp. Res. Rev., 6:103-111, doi: 10.1007/s12544-013-0114-0, 2014.

Poupkou, A., K. Markakis, N. Liora, T. Giannaros, P. Zanis, U. Im, N. Daskalakis, S. Myriokefalitakis, J. Kaiser, D. Melas, M. Kanakidou, T. Karacostas, C. Zerefos, "A modeling study of the impact of the 2007 Greek forest fires on the gaseous pollutant levels in the Eastern Mediterranean", Atmosph. Res., 148, 1-17, 2014.

Zerefos, C. S., P. Tetsis, A. Kazantzidis, V. Amiridis, S. C. Zerefos, J. Luterbacher, K. Eleftheratos, E. Gerasopoulos, S. Kazadzis, A. Papayannis, "Further evidence of important environmental information content in red-to-green ratios as depicted in paintings by great masters", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 2987-3015, 2014. Selected as "Research Spotlight" by the Editors of the Journal.

Zerefos, C. S., K. Tourpali, P. Zanis, K. Eleftheratos, C. Repapis, A. Goodman, D. Wuebbles, I. S. A. Isaksen, J. Luterbacher, "Evidence for an earlier greenhouse cooling effect in the stratosphere before 1980 over the Northern Hemisphere", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 7705-7720, 2014.


Aggelis, D., P. Zanis, C. Zerefos, A.F. Bais, P. Nastos, "Mapping of surface ozone seasonality and trends across Europe during 1997-2006 through kriging interpolation to observational data", Water, Air & Soil Poll., Vol. 224 (4), art. no. 1501, doi: 10.1007/s11270-013-1501-9, 2013.

Eleftheratos, K., I. Isaksen, C. Zerefos, P. Nastos, K. Tourpali, B. Rognerud, "Ozone variations derived by a chemical transport model", Water, Air & Soil Poll., Vol. 224 (6), art. no. 1585, 2013.

Inness, A., Baier, F., Benedetti, A., Bouarar, I., Chabrillat, S., Clark, H., Clerbaux, C., Coheur, P., Engelen, R. J., Errera, Q., Flemming, J., George, M., Granier, C., Hadji-Lazaro, J., Huijnen, V., Hurtmans, D., Jones, L., Kaiser, J. W., Kapsomenakis, J., Lefever, K., Leit?o, J., Razinger, M., Richter, A., Schultz, M. G., Simmons, A. J., Suttie, M., Stein, O., Th?paut, J.-N., Thouret, V., Vrekoussis, M., Zerefos, C., and the MACC team: The MACC reanalysis: an 8 yr data set of atmospheric composition, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 4073-4109, doi:10.5194/acp-13-4073-2013, 2013.

Im U., Daskalakis N., Markakis K., Vrekoussis M., Hjorth J., Myriokefalitakis S., Gerasopoulos E., Kouvarakis G., Richter A., Burrows J., Pozzoli L., Unal A., Kindap T., Kanakidou M.: Simulated Air Quality and Pollutant Budgets over Europe in 2008, Science of the Total Environment 470-471 (2014) 270-281, 2013.

Kalabokas P. D., A. Volz-Thomas, V. Thouret, J.-P. Cammas, D. Boulanger and C.C. Repapis, "Examination of the atmospheric conditions associated with high and low vertical ozone measurements in the lower troposphere over the Eastern Mediterranean". Atmos. Chem. Phys., vol. 13, issue 20, 10339-10352, 2013. 

Kalabokas P. D., J.-P. Cammas, V. Thouret, A. Volz-Thomas, D. Boulanger and C.C. Repapis, "Examination of the atmospheric conditions associated with high and low vertical ozone measurements in the lower troposphere over the Eastern Mediterranean, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Disc., 13, 2457-2491, 2013. 

Kalabokas P. D., "Atmospheric conditions associated with high and low ozone concentrations in the lower troposphere over the Eastern Mediterranean (Aegean Sea)", Global NEST Journal, 15, 143-151, 2013.

Kapsomenakis, J., Kolokotsa, D., Nikolaou, T., Santamouris, M., Zerefos, S.C., "Forty years increase of the air ambient temperature in Greece: The impact on buildings", Energy Conversion and Management, 74 , 353-365, 2013

Konsta D., H. Chepfer, and J.L. Dufresne, 2013: Evaluation of Cloud Description in General Circulation Models Using A-Train Observations. Advances in Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics Springer Atmospheric Sciences, pp 541-546, 2013.

Nastos, P.T., Politi, N., Kapsomenakis, J., "Spatial and temporal variability of the Aridity Index in Greece", Atmospheric Research 119 , pp. 140-152, 2013.

Nastos, P.T., Kapsomenakis, J., Douvis, K.C., "Analysis of precipitation extremes based on satellite and high-resolution gridded data set over Mediterranean basin", Atmospheric Research, 131 , 46-59, 2013 .

Tselioudis, G., W. Rossow, Y.-C. Zhang, and D. Konsta: Global weather states and their properties from passive and active satellite cloud retrievals. J. Climate, 26, 7734-7746, doi:10.1175/JCLI-13-00024.1., 2013.

Vrekoussis, M., A. Richter, A. Hilboll, J. Burrows, E. Gerasopoulos, J. Lelieveld, L. Barrie, C. Zerefos, N. Mihalopoulos "Economic Crisis Detected from Space: Air Quality observations over Athens/Greece", GRL, Vol. 40, 1-6, doi: 10.1002/grl.50118, 2013.


Amiridis, V., C. Zerefos, S. Kazadzis, E. Gerasopoulos, K. Eleftheratos, M. Vrekoussis, A. Stohl, R.E. Mamouri, P. Kokkalis, A. Papayannis, K. Eleftheriadis, E. Diabouli, I. Keramitsoglou, C. Kontoes, V. Kotroni, K. Lagouvardos, E. Marinou, E. Giannakaki, E. Kostopoulou, C. Giannakopoulos, A. Richter, J.P. Burrows and N. Mihalopoulos, "Impact of the 2009 Attica wild fires on the air quality in urban Athens", Atmos. Envir., 46, 536-544, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.07.056, 2012.

Asimakopoulos D.A., M. Santamouris, I. Farrou, M. Laskari, M. Saliari, G. Zanis, G. Giannakidis, K. Tigas, J. Kapsomenakis, C. Douvis, S.C. Zerefos, T. Antonakaki, C. Giannakopoulos. "Modelling the energy demand projection of the building sector in Greece in the 21st century." Energy and Buildings Volume 49, 488-498, 2012

Isaksen, I., C. Zerefos, W.-C. Wang, D. Balis, K. Eleftheratos, B. Rognerud, F. Stordal, T.K. Berntsen, J.H. LaCasce, O.A. S?vde, D. Olivi?, Y.J. Orsolini, I. Zyrichidou, M. Prather, O.N.E. Tuinder, "Attribution of the Arctic ozone column deficit in March 2011", Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 39, L24810, doi:10.1029/2012GL053876, 2012

Kalabokas P.D., A. D. Adamopoulos and L. G. Viras, "Seasonal variation characteristics of PM10 particles, nitrogen oxides and ozone in the Mediterranean urban areas of Athens and Thessaloniki, Greece", Fres. Environ. Bul., vol. 21, issue 11, 3168-3176, 2012

Kalabokas P. D., A. D. Papayannis, G. Tsaknakis, and I. Ziomas, "Α study on the atmospheric concentrations of primary and secondary air pollutants in the Athens basin performed by DOAS and DIAL measuring techniques". Science of the Tot. Environ., 414, 556-563, 2012

Konsta, D., Chepfer H., Dufresne J.-L., 'A process oriented characterization of tropical oceanic clouds for climate model evaluation, based on a statistical analysis of daytime A-train observations', Clim. Dyn. (2012), 39: 2091-2108, doi:10.1007/s00382-012-1533-7

Piters, A.J.M., Boersma, K. F., Kroon, M., Hains, J.C., Van Roozendael, M., Wittrock, F.,. Abuhassan, N., Adams, C., Akrami, N., Allaart, M. A. F., Alonso, I., Calvo, I.,Apituley, A., Bergwerff, J.B., Berkhout, A. J. C., Brunner, D., Cede, A., Chong, J., Clemer, K., Fayt, C., Frie?, U., Gast, L. F. L., Gil Ojeda, M., Goutail, Graves, F., R., Griesfeller, Α., Gro?mann, K., Hemerijckx, G., Hendrick, F., Henzing, B., Herman, J., Herman, C., Hoexum, M., van der Hoff, G. R. ., Irie, H., Johnston, P. V., Kanaya, Y., Kim, Y.J., Klein-Baltink, H., Kreher, K., de Leeuw, G., Leigh, R., Merlaud, A., Moerman, M. M. Monks, P. S., Mount, G. H., Navarro-Comas, Μ., Oetjen, Η., Pazmino, A., Peters, E., du Piesanie, A., Pinardi, G., Puentedura, O., Richter, A., Roscoe, H. K., Schoenhardt, A., Schwarzenbach, B.,, Shaiganfar, R., Sluis, W., Spinei, E., Stolk, A. P.,, Strong, K., Swart, D. P. J., Takashima, H., Vlemmix, T., Vrekoussis, M., Wagner, T., Whyte, C., Wilson, K., Yela, M., Yilmaz, S., Zieger, P., and Zhou, Y.: The Cabauw Intercomparison campaign for Nitrogen Dioxide Measuring Instruments (CINDI): design, execution, and first results, AMTD, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 5, 457-485, 2012

Zerefos, C. S., K. Tourpali, K. Eleftheratos, S. Kazadzis, C. Meleti, U. Feister, T. Koskela and A. Heikkil?, "Evidence of a possible turning point in solar UV-B over Canada, Europe and Japan" Atmos. Chem. and Phys., 12, 2469-2477, doi:10.5194/acp-12-2469-2012, 2012

Zyryanov, D, G. Foret, M. Eremenko, M. Beekmann, J.-P. Cammas, M. D'Isidoro, H. Elbern, J. Flemming, E. Friese, I. Kioutsioutkis, A. Maurizi, D. Melas, F. Meleux, L. Menut, P. Moinat, V.-H. Peuch, A. Poupkou, M. Razinger, M. Schultz, O. Stein, A. M. Suttie, A. Valdebenito, C. Zerefos, G. Dufour, G. Bergametti, and J.-M. Flaud, "3-D evaluation of tropospheric ozone simulations by an ensemble of regional Chemistry Transport Model", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 3219-3240, 2012


Balis, D., I.S.A. Isaksen, C. Zerefos, I. Zyrichidou, K. Eleftheratos, K. Troupali, R. Bojkov, B. Rognerud, F. Stordal, O.A. Sovde, Y. Orsolini, "Observed and Modelled record ozone decline over the Arctic during winter/spring 2011", Geophys. Res. Lett., vol. 38, L23801, 5pp, doi: 10.1029/2011GL049259, 2011.

Bender, F.A.-M., V. Ramanathan, and G. Tselioudis, 2011: Changes in extratropical storm track cloudiness 1983-2008: Observational support for a poleward shift. Clim. Dynam., doi:10.1007/s00382-011-1065-6.

Eleftheratos, K., C.S. Zerefos, and C. Varotsos, "Interannual variability of cirrus clouds in the tropics at ENSO regions based on ISCCP satellite data", Int. J. of Rem. Sens., doi: 10.1080/01431161.2010.510491, 2011.

Eleftheratos, K., C. Zerefos, E. Gerasopoulos, I. Isaksen, B. Rognerud, S. Dalsοren, C. Varotsos "A note on the comparison between total ozone from Oslo CTM2 and SBUV satellite data", Int. J. of Rem. Sens., 32: 9, 2535-2545, 2011.

Gerasopoulos, E., V. Amiridis, S. Kazadzis, P. Kokkalis, K. Eleftharatos, M.O. Andreae, T.W. Andreae, H. El-Askary, C.S. Zerefos, "Three-year ground based measurements of Aerosol Optical Depth over the Eastern Meditterranean: the urban environment of Athens", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 2145-2159, 2011

Haynes, J.M., C. Jakob, W.B. Rossow, G. Tselioudis, and J. Brown, 2011: Major characteristics of Southern Ocean cloud regimes and their effects on the energy budget. J. Climate, 24, 5061-5080, doi:10.1175/2011JCLI4052.1. 

Kanakidou, M., Mihalopoulos, N., Kindap, T., Im, U., Gerasopoulos , E., Vrekoussis, M., Dermitzaki, E., Unal, A., Ko?ak, M., Markakis, K, Melas, M., Kouvarakis, G., Youssef, A. F., Hatziannastassiou, N., Hilboll, A., Ebojie, F., Wittrock, F., von Savigny, C., Burrows, J., Ladstaetter-Weissenmayer, A, Moubasher., H.: Megacities as hot spots of air pollution in the East Mediterranean, Atmos. Env., doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.11.048, 2011.

Kazantzidis, A., K. Eleftheratos, C.S. Zerefos "Effects of cirrus cloudiness on solar irradiance in four spectral bands", Atm. Res., 102, 452-459, 2011.

Nastos, P.T., C.S. Zerefos "Climate Change and precipitation in Greece", Hellenic Journal of Geosciences, 45, 185-191, 2011.

Nastos, P.T., C.M. Philandras, D. Founda, C.S. Zerefos, "Air temperature trends related to changes in atmospheric cirulation in the wider area of Greece", Int. J. of Rem. Sens., Vol. 32, 3, 737-750, doi:10.1080/01431161.2010.517796, 2011.

Nastos P.T., Philandras, C.M., J. Kapsomenakis and K. Eleftheratos "Variability and Trends of mean Maximum and mean Minimum air temperature in Greece from Ground-Based Observations and NCEP-NCAR Reanalysis, Gridded Data", Int. J. of Rem. Sens, ifirst 1-16, 2011.

Philandras C.M., P.T. Nastos, J. Kapsomenakis, K.C. Douvis, G. Tselioudis and C.S. Zerefos, "Long Term Precipitation trends and Variability within the Mediterranean Region", Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 11, 3235-3250, 2011.

Poupkou, A., P. Zanis, P. Nastos, D. Papanastasiou, D. Melas, K. Tourpali, C. Zerefos "Present climate trend analysis of the Etesian winds in the Aegean Sea", Theor. Appl. Climatol., DOI 10.1007/s00704-011-0443-7, 2011.

Poupkou, A., P. Nastos, D. Melas, C. Zerefos, "Discomfort Index and Air Quality Index in a large urban Mediterranean Agglomeration", Water, Air & Soil Poll., Vol. 22 (1-4_, pp. 163-183, doi: 10.1007/s11270-011-0814-9, 2011.

Rinaldi, M, Decesari, S, Carbone, C, Finessi, E, Fuzzi, S, Ceburnis, D, O'Dowd, C, Sciare, J, Burrows, J.P, Vrekoussis, M, Ervens, B and Facchini, M.C : Evidence of a natural marine source of oxalic acid and a possible link to glyoxal, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D16204, doi:10.1029/2011JD015659, 2011.

Tselioudis, G., C. Douvis, C. Zerefos "Does dynamical downscaling introduce novel information in climate model simulations of precipitation change over a complex topography region?", Int. J. Climatol., doi: 10.1002/joc.2360, 2011

Tselioudis, G., and W.B. Rossow, "Time scales of variability of the tropical atmosphere derived from cloud-defined weather states", J. Climate, 24, 602-608, doi:10.1175/2010JCLI3574.1., 2011


Amiridis, V., E. Giannakaki, D.S. Balis, I. Pytharoulis, P. Zanis, E. Gerasopoulos, S. Kazadzis, D. Melas, C. Zerefos, "Smoke injection heights from agricultural burning in Eastern Europe as seen by CALIPSO", Atm. Chem. & Phys. , 10, 11567-11576, 2010
Eleftheratos, Κ., G. Tselioudis, C. Zerefos, P. Nastos, C. Douvis & I. Kapsomenakis "Observed and predicted climate changes in Uruguay and adjacent areas", Hellenic Journal of Geosciences, vol. 45, 83-90, 2010.

Giannakaki, E., D. Balis, V. Amiridis, C. Zerefos, "Optical properties of different aerosol types: seven years of combined Raman-elastic backscatter lidar measurements in Thessaloniki, Greece", Atmos. Meas. Tech., 3, 569-578, 2010

Giannakopoulos, C., P. Hadjinicolaou, E. Kostopoulou, K.V. Varotsos, C. Zerefos "Precipitation and temperature regime over Cyprus as a result of global climate change", Adv. Geosci., 23, 17-24, 2010.

Hadjinicolaou, P., C. Zerefos, M.A. Lange, S. Pashiardis, J. Lelieveld, "Mid-21st century climate and weather extremes in Cyprus as projected by six regional climate models", Reg. Environ. Change, doi: 10.1007/s10113-010-0153-1, 2010.

Huijnen, V., H.J. Eskes, A. Poupkou, H. Elbern, K.F. Boersma, G. Foret, M. Sofiev, A. Valdebenito, J. Flemming, O. Stein, A. Gross, L. Robertson, M. D'Isidoro, I. Kioutsioukis, E. Friese, B. Amstrup, R. Bergstrom, A. Strunk, J. Vira, D. Zyryanov, A. Maurizi, D. Melas, V.H. Peuch, C. Zerefos, "Comparison of OMI NO2 tropospheric columns with an ensemble of global and European regional air quality models", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 3273-3296, 2010.

Kalabokas, P.D. , A. D. Adamopoulos, L. G. Viras, "Αtmospheric PM10 particle concentration measurements at central and peripheral urban sites in Athens and Thessaloniki, Greece", Global NEST J. , 12, 71-83, 2010.

Kioutsioukis, I., D. Melas, C. Zerefos, "Statistical assessment of changes in climate extremes over Greece", Int. J. Climat., 30, 1723-1737, doi:10.1002/joc.2030, 2010.

Kuglitsch, F.G., A. Toreti, E. Xoplaki, P.M. Della-Marta, C.S. Zerefos, M. Turkes, J. Luterbacher "Heat wave changes in the eastern Mediterranean since 1960", Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L04802, doi: 10.1029/2009GL041841, 2010. Selected as "Research Spotlight" from the American Geophysical Union (AGU).

Luterbacher J., S.J. Koenig, J. Franke, G. van der Schrier, E. Zorita, A. Moberg, J. Jacobeit, P.M. Della-Marta, M. Kuttel, E. Xoplaki, D. Wheeler, T. Rutishauer, M. Stossel, H. Wanner, R. Brazdil, P. Dobrovolny, D. Camuffo, C. Bertolin, A. van Engelen, F.J. Gonzalez-Rouco, R. Wilson, C. Pfister, D. Limanowka, O. Nordli, L. Leijonhufvud, J. Soderberg, R. Allan, M. Barriendos, R. Glaser, D. Riemann, Z. Hao, C.S. Zerefos, "Circulation dynamics and its influence on European and Mediterranean January-April climate over the past half millennium: results and insights from instrumental data, documentary evidence and coupled climate models", Clim. Change, 101, 201-234, doi: 10.1007/s10584-009-9782-0, 2010.

Markakis, K., A. Poupkou, D. Melas, C. Zerefos, "A GIS based anthropogenic PM10 emission inventory for Greece", Atmos. Pollution Res., 1, 71-81, 2010.

Nastos, P.T., C. S. Zerefos, "Cyclic modes of the intra-annual variability of precipitation in Greece", Adv. Geosci., 25, 45-50, 2010.

Oikonomou, C., H.A. Flocas, G. Katavoutas, M. Hatzaki, D.N. Asimakopoulos, C. Zerefos, "On the relationship of orography with extreme dry spells in Greece", Adv. Geosci., 25, 161-166. Doi: 10.5194/adgeo-25-161-2010, 2010.

Ordonez, C., N. Elguindi, O. Stein, V. Huijnen, J. Flemming, A. Inness, H. Flentje, E. Katragkou, P. Moinat, V-H. Peuch, A. Segers, V. Thouret, G. Athier, M. van Weele, C. S. Zerefos, J-P. Cammas, M. G. Schultz, "Global model simulations of air pollution during the 2003 European heat wave", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 789-815, 2010.

Philandras, C.M., P. T. Nastos ,A. G. Paliatsos, C.C. Repapis "Study of the rain intensity in Athens and Thessaloniki Greece", Adv. In Geosc., 23, 37-40, 2010.

Poupkou, A., T. Giannaros, K. Markakis, I. Kioutsioukis, G. Curci, D. Melas, C. Zerefos, "A model for European Biogenic Volatile Organic Compound emissions: Software development and first validation", Environmental Modelling & Software, 25, 1845-1856, 2010.

Romanou, A., G. Tselioudis, C.S. Zerefos, C.A. Clayson, J.A. Curry, A. Andersson, "Evaporation-Precipitation Variability over the Mediterranean and the Black Seas from Satellite and Reanalysis Estimates", J. of Climate, 23, 5268-5287, 2010.

Tselioudis, G., and W. B. Rossow, "Time scales of variability of the tropical atmosphere derived from cloud-defined weather states", Journal of Climate, 10, 2010.

Tselioudis, G., E. Tromeur, W. Rossow, C. Zerefos "Decadal changes in tropical convection suggest effects on stratospheric water vapor", Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L14806, doi:10.1029/2010GL044092, 2010.


Amiridis, V., M. Kafatos, C. Perez, S. Kazadzis, E. Gerasopoulos, R.E. Mamouri, A. Papayannis, P. Kokkalis, E. Giannakaki, S. Basart, I. Daglis and C. Zerefos "The potential of the synergistic use of passive and active remote sensing measurements for the validation of a regional dust model", Ann. Geophys., 27, 3155-3164, 2009.

Balis, D., R. Bojkov, K. Tourpali, C. Zerefos "Characteristics of the ozone decline over both hemispheres", Int. J. of Rem. Sens., 30:15, 3887-2895, 2009.

Founda, D., H.D. Kambezidis, M. Petrakis, P. Zanis, C. Zerefos, "A Correction of the Recent Air Temperature Record at the Historical Meteorological Station of the National Observatory of Athens (NOA) due to Instrument Change", Theor. & Applied Clim. 97:385-389, 2009. 

Founda D., S. Lykoudis., B.E. Psiloglou, M. Petrakis, C.S. Zerefos, "Observations of the atmospheric surface layer parameters during the total solar eclipse of March 29th, 2006 in Greece", Meteorol. Z, 18, 5, 489-494, 2009.

Georgoulias, A.K., D. Balis, M.E. Koukouli, C. Meleti, A. Bais, C. Zerefos, "A study of the total atmospheric sulphur dioxide load using ground-based measurements and the satellite derived Sulfur Dioxide Index", Atmos. Envir., 43(9), 1693-1701, 2009.

Gerasopoulos, E., P. Kokkalis, V. Amiridis, E. Liakakou, C. Perez, K. Haustein, K. Eleftheratos, M.O. Andreae, T.W. Andreae, C.S. Zerefos "Dust specific extinction cross-sections over the Eastern Mediterranean using the BSC/DREAM model and sun photometer data: the case of urgan environments", Ann. Geophys., 27, 2903-2912, 2009.

Giannakopoulos, C., P. Hadjinicolaou, C. Zerefos, G. Demosthenous, "Changing energy requirements in the Meidterranean under changing climatic conditions", Energies, 2, 805-815, doi:10.3390/en20400805, 2009.

Kazantzidis, A., A.F. Bais, M.M. Zempila, C. Meleti, K. Eleftheratos, C.S. Zerefos, "Evaluation of ozone column measurements over Greece with NILU-UV multi-channel radiometers", Int. J. of Rem. Sens., 30:15, 4273-4281, 2009.

Meleti C., Bais A.F., Kazadzis S., Kouremeti N., Garane K., Zerefos C., "Factors affecting solar UV irradiance, measured since 1990 at Thessaloniki, Greece", Int. J. of Rem. Sens., 30, 15-16, 4167-4179, 2009.

Nastos, P.T., C.S. Zerefos, "Spatial and temporal variability of consecutive dry and wet days in Greece", Atmos. Res., 94, 616-628, 2009.

Saad-Lessler, J. and G. Tselioudis: Storms, Climate Change, and the US Economy: A National Analysis, Regional and Sectoral Economic Studies, Vol. 9-1, 2009.

Tourpali, K., A.F. Bais, A. Kazantzidis, C.S. Zerefos, H. Akiyoshi, J. Austin, C. Br?hl, N. Butchart, M.P. Chipperfield, M. Dameris, M. Deushi, V. Eyring, M.A. Giorgetta, D.E. Kinnison, E. Mancini, D.R. Marsh, T. Nagashima, G. Pitari, D.A. Plummer, E. Rozanov, K. Shibata, and W. Tian, Clear sky UV simulations in the 21st century based on Ozone and Temperature Projections from Chemistry-Climate Models, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 1165-1172, 2009.

Zerefos, C. S., C. Meleti, K. Eleftheratos, S. Kazadzis, A. Romanou, C. Ichoku, G. Tselioudis, and A. Bais, "Solar dimming and brightening over Thessaloniki, Greece, and Beijing, China", Tellus B, DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0889.2009.00425.x, 2009.

Zscheppang A., Manes F., La Torre G., Boccia A., Trueman S., Sarigiannis D., Kalabokas P., Artinano B., Perrino C., Fernandez Patier R., Rigby M., Jankovic S., Kirch W. Methodology for measuring environmental health within Europe. Health Risk from Environmental Pollution Level in Urban Systems (HEREPLUS), Italian Journal of Public Health, Vol.5, Num.4, 284-287, 2009.


Gerasopoulos, E., C.S. Zerefos, I. Tsagouri, D. Founda, V. Amiridis, A. F. Bais, A. Belehaki, N. Christou, G. Economou, M. Kanakidou, A. Karamanos, M. Petrakis, and P. Zanis, "The Total Solar Eclipse of March 2006: overview", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8, 5205-5220, 2008.

Harris N.R.P., E. Kyro, J. Staehelin, D. Brunner, S-B. Andersen, S. Godin-Beekmann, S. Dhomse, P. Hadjinicolaou, G. Hansen, I. Isaksen, A. Jrrar, A. Karpetchko, R. Kivi, B. Knudsen, P. Krizan, J. Lastovicka, J. Maeder, Y. Orsolini, J.A. Pyle, M. Rex, K. Vanicek, M. Weber, I. Wohltmann, P. Zanis, and C.S. Zerefos, "Ozone trends at northern mid- and high latitudes - a European perspective", Annales Geophysicae, 26, 1207-1220, 2008.

Isaksen, I.S.A., B. Rognerud, G. Myhre, J.D. Haigh, S.T. Rumbold, K.P. Shine, C.S. Zerefos, K. Tourpali, W. Randel, "Radiative forcing from modelled and observed stratospheric ozone changes due to the 11-year solar cycle", Atmos. Chem. Phys. Disc., 8, 4353-4371, 2008.

Kalabokas, P. D., N. Mihalopoulos, R. Ellul, S. Kleanthous, C.C. Repapis "An investigation of the meteorological and photochemical factors influencing the background rural and marine surface ozone levels in the central and eastern Mediterranean", Atmospheric Environment, 42, 7894-7906, 2008.

Nastos, P., C.S. Zerefos, "Decadal changes in extreme daily precipitation in Greece", Adv. in Geosc., 16, 55-62, 2008.

Philandras C.M., P.T. Nastos, C.C. Repapis, "Air Temperature Variability and Trends over Greece", Global Nest Journal, Vol 10, No2, pp273-285, 2008.

Poupkou, A., D. Melas, I. Ziomas, P. Symeonidis, I. Lisaridis, E. Gerasopoulos, C.S. Zerefos, "Simulated summertime regional ground-level ozone concentrations over Greece", Water, Air & Soil Pollution, doi: 10.1007/s11270-008-9766-0, 196, 169-181 , 2008. 

Zanis, P., I. Kapsomenakis, C. Philandras, K. Douvis, D. Nikolakis, E. Kanellopoulou, C.S. Zerefos, C. Repapis, "Analysis of an ensemble of present-day and future Regional Climate Simulations for Greece", Int. J. of Clim., DOI: 10.1002/joc.1809, 2008.


Amiridis, V., D. Melas, D. S. Balis, A. Papayannis, D. Founda, E. Katragkou, E. Giannakaki, R. E. Mamouri, E. Gerasopoulos, C. Zerefos, "Aerosol Lidar observations and model calculations of the Planetary Boundary Layer evolution over Greece, during the March 2006 Total Solar Eclipse", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 6181-6189, 2007.

Eleftheratos, K., C.S. Zerefos, P. Zanis, D.S. Balis, G. Tselioudis, K. Gierens, R. Sausen, "A study on natural and manmade global interannual fluctuations of cirrus cloud cover for the period 1984-2004", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 2631-2642, 2007.

Founda, D., D. Melas, S. Lykoudis, I. Lisaridis, E. Gerasopoulos, G. Kouvarakis, M. Petrakis, C. Zerefos, "The effect of the total solar eclipse of 29 March 2006 on meteorological variables in Greece", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 5543-5553, 2007.

Kalabokas, P. D., A. Volz-Thomas, J. Brioude, V. Thouret, J.-P. Cammas and C. C. Repapis, "Vertical tropospheric ozone measurements over the Eastern Mediterranean and comparison with Central Europe", Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 7, 3783-3790, 2007

Kazantzidis A., A. F. Bais, C. Emde, S. Kazadzis, C. S. Zerefos, "Attenuation of global ultraviolet and visible irradiance over Greece during the total solar eclipse of 29 March 2006", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 5959-5969, 2007.

Kazadzis, S., A. Bais, V. Amiridis, D. Balis, C. Meleti, N. Kouremeti, C. S. Zerefos, S. Rapsomanikis, M. Petrakakis, A. Kelesis, P. Tzoumaka, K. Kelektsoglou, "Nine years of UV aerosol optical depth measurements at Thessaloniki, Greece", Atmos. Chem. & Phys., 7, 2091-2101, 2007.

Nastos, P.T., C.S. Zerefos, "On extremely daily precipitation totals in Athens, Greece", Adv. Geosci., 10, 59-66, 2007.

Repapis , C.C., C.M. Philandras, P.D. Kalabokas, P. Zanis, C.S. Zerefos, "Is the Last Years Abrupt Warming in the National Observatory of Athens Records A Climate Change Manifestation?", Global Nest Journal, Vol. 9, No 2, pp 107-116, 2007

Tourpali K., C.S. Zerefos, D.S. Balis, A.F. Bais, "The 11-year solar cycle in stratospheric ozone: Comparison between Umkehr and SBUVv8 and effects on surface erythemal irradiance", J. Geophys. Res., 112, D12306, doi:10.1029/2006JD007760, 2007.

Zanis P., A. Ganser, C. Zellweger, S. Henne, M. Stinbacher and J. Stahelin, "Seasonal Variability of measured ozone production efficiencies in the lower free troposphere of Central Europe", Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 7, 223-236, 2007.

Zanis, P., E. Katragkou, M. Kanakidou, B. Psiloglou, S. Karathanasis, M. Vrekoussis, E. Gerasopoulos, I. Lysaridis, K. Markakis, A. Poupkou, V. Amiridis, D. Melas, N. Mihalopoulos, C. Zerefos, "Effects on surface atmospheric photo-oxidants over Greece during the total solar eclipse event on 29 March 2006", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 6061-6073, 2007.

Zerefos, C., E. Gerasopoulos, I. Tsagouri, B. Psiloglou, A. Belehaki, T. Herekakis, A. Bais, S. Kazadzis, C. Eleftheratos, N. Kalivitis, N. Mihalopoulos, "Evidence of gravity waves into the atmosphere during the March 2006 total solar eclipse", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 4943-4951, 2007.

Zerefos., C., V. Gerogiannis, D. Balis, S. Zerefos, A. Kazantzidis, "Atmospheric effects of volcanic eruptions as seen by famous artists and depicted in their paintings", Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 4027-4042, 2007.

Zerefos, C., K. Eleftheratos, P. Zanis, D. Balis, G. Tselioudis, "Search for Man-Made Cirrus Contrails over SE Asia", Terr. Atmos. Ocean. Sci. Journal, Vol. 18, No 3, 459-474, 2007.


Gerasopoulos E., P. Zanis, C. Papastefanou, C. S. Zerefos, A. Ioannidou, H. Wernli, "A complex case study of down to the surface intrusions of persistent stratospheric air over the Eastern Mediterranean", Atmos. Envir., 40, 4113-4125, 2006. 

Kalabokas, P.D., A. D. Adamopoulos, G. Chronopoulos, L. G. Viras, "A study on the characteristic variations of PM10 atmospheric concentrations in Athens", Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, 15, No 8b,846-852, 2006.

Kalabokas, P.D., C.C. Repapis and H. Mantis, "A field study on the origins of surface ozone at the periphery of the urban area of Athens", Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, 15, No8b, 878-882, 2006.

Kazantzidis, A., A.F. Bais, J. Grobner, J.R. Herman, S. Kazadzis, N. Krotkov, E. Kyro, P.N. den Outer, K. Garane, P. Gorts, K. Lakkala, C. Meleti, H. Slaper, R.B. Tax, T. Turunen, C.S. Zerefos, "Comparison of satellite-derived UV irradiances with ground-based measurements at four European stations", J. Geophys. Res, 111, D13207, doi: 10.1029/2005JD006672, 2006.

Rex, M., R.J. Salawitch, H. Deckelmann, P. von der Gathen, N.R.P. Harris, M.P. Chipperfield, B. Naujokat, E. Reimer, M. Allaart, S.B. Andersen, R. Bevilacqua, G.O. Braathen, H. Claude, J. Davies, H. De Backer, H. Dier, V. Dorokhov, H. Fast, M. Gerding, S. Godin-Beekmann, K. Hoppel, B. Johnson, E. Kyr?, Z. Litynska, D. Moore, H. Nakane, M.C. Parrondo, A.D. Riskley, Jr., P. Skrivankova, R. St?bi, P. Viatte, V. Yushkov, C. Zerefos, "Arctic winter 2005: Implications for stratospheric ozone loss and climate change", Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L23808, doi: 10.1029/2006GL026731, 2006.

Zanis P., A. Ganser, C. Zellweger, S. Henne and M. Steinbacher, "Seasonal variability of measured Ozone Production Efficiencies in the lower free troposphere of Central Europe", Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions, 6, 9315-9349, 2006.

Zanis P., E. Maillard, J. Stahelin, C. Zerefos, E. Kosmidis and K. Tourpali, "On the turnaround of stratospheric ozone trends deduced from the re-evaluated Umkehr record of Arosa, Switzerland", J. Geophys. Res., 111, D22307, doi: 10.1029/2005JD006886, 2006.

Zerefos, C., P. Nastos, D. Balis, A. Papayannis, A. Kelepertsis, E. Kanellopoulou, D. Nikolakis, K. Eleftheratos, W. Thomas, C. Varotsos, "A complex study of Etna's volcanic plume from ground-based, in situ and space-borne observations", Int. J. of Remote Sensing, 27, 9, 1855-1864, 2006.