The Ozone_cci project is part of the ESA Programme on Global Monitoring of Essential Climate Variables (ECV), better known as the Climate Change Initiative (CCI), initiated in 2010.
The CCI Programme wants to contribute to the data bases collecting Essential Climate Variables (ECV) required by the United Nations Framework Convention of Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the International Panel on Climate Change.
In particular, Ozone_cci will:
Three main product lines will be developed:
The GAPT work on the project was the related to the inclusion of the O3 limb profiles derived from MIPAS middle atmosphere measurements. In particular: