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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: 3.668
IF3.668
IF 5-year value: 3.707
IF 5-year3.707
CiteScore value: 6.3
CiteScore6.3
h5-index value: 49
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News
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.

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EGU is seeking scientists who want to gain experience in the realm of scientific publishing to pre-screen manuscripts submitted to the Union's new online platform.

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Recent papers
03 Mar 2021
Comparison of different droplet measurement techniques in the Braunschweig Icing Wind Tunnel
Inken Knop, Stephan E. Bansmer, Valerian Hahn, and Christiane Voigt
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 1761–1781, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-1761-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-1761-2021, 2021
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03 Mar 2021
A robust low-level cloud and clutter discrimination method for ground-based millimeter-wavelength cloud radar
Xiaoyu Hu, Jinming Ge, Jiajing Du, Qinghao Li, Jianping Huang, and Qiang Fu
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 1743–1759, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-1743-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-1743-2021, 2021
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03 Mar 2021
Performance of open-path GasFinder3 devices for CH4 concentration measurements close to ambient levels
Christoph Häni, Marcel Bühler, Albrecht Neftel, Christof Ammann, and Thomas Kupper
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 1733–1741, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-1733-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-1733-2021, 2021
02 Mar 2021
A Compact Rayleigh Autonomous Lidar (CORAL) for the middle atmosphere
Bernd Kaifler and Natalie Kaifler
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 1715–1732, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-1715-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-1715-2021, 2021
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02 Mar 2021
Sizing Response of the Ultra-High Sensitivity Aerosol Size Spectrometer(UHSAS) and Laser Aerosol Spectrometer (LAS) to Changes in Submicron Aerosol Composition and Refractive Index
Richard H. Moore, Elizabeth B. Wiggins, Adam T. Ahern, Stephen Zimmerman, Lauren Montgomery, Pedro Campuzano Jost, Claire E. Robinson, Luke D. Ziemba, Edward L. Winstead, Bruce E. Anderson, Charles A. Brock, Matthew D. Brown, Gao Chen, Ewan C. Crosbie, Hongyu Guo, Jose L. Jimenez, Carolyn E. Jordan, Ming Lyu, Benjamin A. Nault, Nicholas E. Rothfuss, Kevin J. Sanchez, Melinda Schueneman, Taylor J. Shingler, Michael A. Shook, Kenneth L. Thornhill, Nicholas L. Wagner, and Jian Wang
Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2021-21,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-2021-21, 2021
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Highlight articles
15 Jan 2021
ModIs Dust AeroSol (MIDAS): a global fine-resolution dust optical depth data set
Antonis Gkikas, Emmanouil Proestakis, Vassilis Amiridis, Stelios Kazadzis, Enza Di Tomaso, Alexandra Tsekeri, Eleni Marinou, Nikos Hatzianastassiou, and Carlos Pérez García-Pando
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 309–334, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-309-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-309-2021, 2021
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15 Dec 2020
Quantifying CO2 emissions of a city with the Copernicus Anthropogenic CO2 Monitoring satellite mission
Gerrit Kuhlmann, Dominik Brunner, Grégoire Broquet, and Yasjka Meijer
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 6733–6754, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-6733-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-6733-2020, 2020
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09 Dec 2020
Combined use of Mie–Raman and fluorescence lidar observations for improving aerosol characterization: feasibility experiment
Igor Veselovskii, Qiaoyun Hu, Philippe Goloub, Thierry Podvin, Mikhail Korenskiy, Olivier Pujol, Oleg Dubovik, and Anton Lopatin
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 6691–6701, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-6691-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-6691-2020, 2020
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11 Nov 2020
Validation of Aeolus wind products above the Atlantic Ocean
Holger Baars, Alina Herzog, Birgit Heese, Kevin Ohneiser, Karsten Hanbuch, Julian Hofer, Zhenping Yin, Ronny Engelmann, and Ulla Wandinger
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 6007–6024, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-6007-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-6007-2020, 2020
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26 Oct 2020
A technical description of the Balloon Lidar Experiment (BOLIDE)
Bernd Kaifler, Dimitry Rempel, Philipp Roßi, Christian Büdenbender, Natalie Kaifler, and Volodymyr Baturkin
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 5681–5695, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-5681-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-5681-2020, 2020
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Recent special issues
Fusion of radar polarimetry and numerical atmospheric modelling towards an improved understanding of cloud and precipitation processes (ACP/AMT/GMD inter-journal SI)
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
15 Jun 2020–30 Aug 2021 | Alexis Berne, Stefan Kneifel, S. Joseph Munchak, GyuWon Lee, Alexander Ryzhkov, Paul Joe, and Francisco J. Tapiador | Information
11 Jun 2020–01 Dec 2021 | Christian von Savigny, Claudia Timmreck, and Jean-Paul Vernier | Information