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Executive editors: Thomas Wagner, Hartwig Harder, Joanna Joiner, Paolo Laj & Andreas Richter

Atmospheric Measurement Techniques (AMT) is a not-for-profit international scientific journal dedicated to the publication and discussion of advances in remote sensing, as well as in situ and laboratory measurement techniques for the constituents and properties of the Earth's atmosphere.

The main subject areas comprise the development, intercomparison, and validation of measurement instruments and techniques of data processing and information retrieval for gases, aerosols, and clouds. Papers submitted to AMT must contain atmospheric measurements, laboratory measurements relevant for atmospheric science, and/or theoretical calculations of measurements simulations with detailed error analysis including instrument simulations. The manuscript types considered for peer-reviewed publication are research articles, review articles, and commentaries.

IF value: 4.176
IF4.176
IF 5-year value: 4.077
IF 5-year4.077
CiteScore value: 6.8
CiteScore6.8
h5-index value: 51
h5-index51
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30 Jun 2021 Update of journal metrics

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12 Apr 2021 High-frequency monitoring of anomalous methane point sources with multispectral Sentinel-2 satellite observations

Satellites can detect methane emissions by measuring sunlight reflected from the Earth's surface and atmosphere. Here the authors show that the European Space Agency's Sentinel-2 twin satellites can be used to monitor anomalously large methane point sources around the world, with global coverage every 2–5 days and 20 m spatial resolution.

12 Apr 2021 High-frequency monitoring of anomalous methane point sources with multispectral Sentinel-2 satellite observations

Satellites can detect methane emissions by measuring sunlight reflected from the Earth's surface and atmosphere. Here the authors show that the European Space Agency's Sentinel-2 twin satellites can be used to monitor anomalously large methane point sources around the world, with global coverage every 2–5 days and 20 m spatial resolution.

29 Oct 2020 Institutional agreement with ETH Zurich now for corresponding authors

As of 1 November 2020 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the ETH Zurich and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

29 Oct 2020 Institutional agreement with ETH Zurich now for corresponding authors

As of 1 November 2020 the direct settlement of article processing charges (APCs) between the ETH Zurich and Copernicus Publications will be valid for corresponding authors.

Recent papers
17 Sep 2021
An algorithm to detect non-background signals in greenhouse gas time series from European tall tower and mountain stations
Alex Resovsky, Michel Ramonet, Leonard Rivier, Jerome Tarniewicz, Philippe Ciais, Martin Steinbacher, Ivan Mammarella, Meelis Mölder, Michal Heliasz, Dagmar Kubistin, Matthias Lindauer, Jennifer Müller-Williams, Sebastien Conil, and Richard Engelen
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 6119–6135, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-6119-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-6119-2021, 2021
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17 Sep 2021
Design, characterization, and first field deployment of a novel aircraft-based aerosol mass spectrometer combining the laser ablation and flash vaporization techniques
Andreas Hünig, Oliver Appel, Antonis Dragoneas, Sergej Molleker, Hans-Christian Clemen, Frank Helleis, Thomas Klimach, Franziska Köllner, Thomas Böttger, Frank Drewnick, Johannes Schneider, and Stephan Borrmann
Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2021-271,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2021-271, 2021
Preprint under review for AMT (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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16 Sep 2021
Characterizing the performance of a POPS miniaturized optical particle counter when operated on a quadcopter drone
Zixia Liu, Martin Osborne, Karen Anderson, Jamie D. Shutler, Andy Wilson, Justin Langridge, Steve H. L. Yim, Hugh Coe, Suresh Babu, Sreedharan K. Satheesh, Paquita Zuidema, Tao Huang, Jack C. H. Cheng, and James Haywood
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 6101–6118, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-6101-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-6101-2021, 2021
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16 Sep 2021
Ozone profile retrieval from nadir TROPOMI measurements in the UV range
Nora Mettig, Mark Weber, Alexei Rozanov, Carlo Arosio, John P. Burrows, Pepijn Veefkind, Anne M. Thompson, Richard Querel, Thierry Leblanc, Sophie Godin-Beekmann, Rigel Kivi, and Matthew B. Tully
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 6057–6082, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-6057-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-6057-2021, 2021
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16 Sep 2021
Application of a mobile laboratory using a selected-ion flow-tube mass spectrometer (SIFT-MS) for characterisation of volatile organic compounds and atmospheric trace gases
Rebecca L. Wagner, Naomi J. Farren, Jack Davison, Stuart Young, James R. Hopkins, Alastair C. Lewis, David C. Carslaw, and Marvin D. Shaw
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 6083–6100, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-6083-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-6083-2021, 2021
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Highlight articles
18 Aug 2021
Rapid measurement of RH-dependent aerosol hygroscopic growth using a humidity-controlled fast integrated mobility spectrometer (HFIMS)
Jiaoshi Zhang, Steven Spielman, Yang Wang, Guangjie Zheng, Xianda Gong, Susanne Hering, and Jian Wang
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 5625–5635, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5625-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5625-2021, 2021
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09 Aug 2021
The nano-scanning electrical mobility spectrometer (nSEMS) and its application to size distribution measurements of 1.5–25 nm particles
Weimeng Kong, Stavros Amanatidis, Huajun Mai, Changhyuk Kim, Benjamin C. Schulze, Yuanlong Huang, Gregory S. Lewis, Susanne V. Hering, John H. Seinfeld, and Richard C. Flagan
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 5429–5445, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5429-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5429-2021, 2021
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06 Aug 2021
Physical characteristics of frozen hydrometeors inferred with parameter estimation
Alan J. Geer
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 5369–5395, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5369-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5369-2021, 2021
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03 Aug 2021
Iodide CIMS and mz 62: the detection of HNO3 as NO3 in the presence of PAN, peroxyacetic acid and ozone
Raphael Dörich, Philipp Eger, Jos Lelieveld, and John N. Crowley
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 5319–5332, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5319-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5319-2021, 2021
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29 Jul 2021
Characterization of dark current signal measurements of the ACCDs used on board the Aeolus satellite
Fabian Weiler, Thomas Kanitz, Denny Wernham, Michael Rennie, Dorit Huber, Marc Schillinger, Olivier Saint-Pe, Ray Bell, Tommaso Parrinello, and Oliver Reitebuch
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 5153–5177, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5153-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5153-2021, 2021
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Recent special issues
07 Jul 2021–31 Dec 2024 | Simone Lolli, Paolo Laj, and Giulia Saponaro | Information
EarthCARE Level 2 algorithms and data products
01 May 2021–29 Jun 2022 | Ulla Wandinger, Pavlos Kollias, Anthony Illingworth, Hajime Okamoto, and Robin Hogan | Information
22 Feb 2021–31 Jan 2023 | Prabhakar Shrestha, Patric Seifert, Raquel Evaristo, and Ulrich Löhnert | Information
01 Feb 2021–31 Dec 2022 | Jun Wang and Jing Wei | Information
10 Jul 2020–31 Dec 2021 | Thomas Wagner and Martina Krämer | Information