Lidar Stations

Location Institute Coordinates Principal Investigator Key personnel
Andøya, Norway ALOMAR/Andøya Space Center Link 69.2780 N, 16.0080 E, 380 m Michael Gausa Ingrid Hanssen [Deputy]
Athens, Greece National Technical University of Athens, Physics Department Link 37.9600 N, 23.7800 E, 212 m Alexandros Papayannis Maria Mylonaki,
P. Kokkalis
Barcelona, Spain Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona Link 41.3930 N, 2.1200 E, 115 m Adolfo Comeron Francesc Rocadenbosch [Deputy],
Alejandro Rodriguez,
Arnau Folch,
Constantino Munoz,
David Garcia-Vizcaino,
Enric Terradellas,
Jose Baldasano,
Michael Sicard,
Robert Banks
Belsk, Poland Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw Link 51.8300 N, 20.7800 E, 180 m Aleksander Pietruczuk Artur Szkop,
Jerzy Podgorski,
Michal Posyniak
Bucharest, Romania National Institute of R&D for Optoelectronics (INOE) Link 44.3480 N, 26.0290 E, 93 m Doina Nicolae Livio Belegante [Deputy],
Anca Nemuc,
Camelia Talianu,
Iannis Binietoglou
Cabauw, Netherlands KNMI - Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute Link 51.9700 N, 4.9300 E, 0 m Arnoud Apituley Dave Donovan
Clermont-Ferrand, France Laboratoire de Météorologie Physique (LaMP) Link 45.7610 N, 3.1110 E, 420 m Patrick Freville Nadege Montoux [Deputy],
Aurélien Chauvigne,
Karine Sellegri
Cork, Ireland Phys. Dep. and Env. Res. Institute, University College Cork Link 51.8933 N, -8.4942 E, 75 m Albert A. Ruth Karen Acheson [Deputy]
Dushanbe, Tajikistan Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig Link 38.5594 N, 68.8561 E, 864 m Dietrich Althausen Holger Baars [Deputy],
Julian Hofer [Deputy]
Evora, Portugal Institute for Earth Sciences(ICT-Instituto de Ciencias da Terra) Link 38.5678 N, -7.9115 E, 293 m Daniele Bortoli Ana Maria Silva [Deputy],
Jana Preissler,
Maria João Costa ,
Miguel Potes,
Pavan S. Kulkarni,
Sergio Pereira
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany Karlsruher Institut für Technologie, KIT, Garmisch-Partenkirchen Link 47.4770 N, 11.0640 E, 730 m Thomas Trickl Hannes Vogelmann,
Helmut Giehl
Granada, Spain Andalusian Institute for Earth System Research, University of Granada(IISTA-CEAMA) Link 37.1640 N, -3.6050 E, 680 m Lucas Alados-Arboledas Juan Luis Guerrero Rascado [Deputy],
Francisco José Olmo Reyes,
Francisco Navas Guzman,
Jose Antonio Benavent Oltra,
Juan Alfredo de Jerónimo Alvarez,
Juan Antonio Bravo Aranda,
María José Granados Muñoz,
Pablo Ortiz Amezcua
Ispra, Italy Joint Research Centre - Institute for Environment and Sustainability, Ispra Link 45.8167 N, 8.6167 E, 209 m Jean Putaud Carsten Gruening,
David Daou,
Mariana Adam
Kuopio, Finland Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI), Atmospheric Research Centre of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Link 62.7333 N, 27.5500 E, 190 m Mika Komppula Elina Giannakaki,
Maria Filioglou
L'Aquila, Italy Università degli Studi dell’Aquila - Dipartimento di Fisica - CETEMPS, L’Aquila Link 42.3440 N, 13.3270 E, 683 m Vincenzo Rizi Marco Iarlori
Lecce, Italy University of Salento, Physics Department, Lecce Link 40.3330 N, 18.1000 E, 30 m Maria Rita Perrone Ferdinando De Tomasi,
Pasquale Burlizzi,
Salvatore Romano
Leipzig, Germany Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig Link 51.3500 N, 12.4330 E, 90 m Ulla Wandinger Anja Hiebsch [Deputy],
Holger Baars [Deputy],
Albert Ansmann,
Birgit Heese,
Detlef Mueller,
Patric Seifert,
Ronny Engelmann,
Thomas Kanitz
Lille, France Lille 1 University - Science and Technology Link 50.6117 N, 3.1417 E, 60 m Philippe Goloub Thierry Podvin [Deputy],
Qiaoyun Hu
Limassol, Cyprus Cyprus University of Technology (CUT), Limassol Link 34.6700 N, 33.0400 E, 10 m Diofantos Hadjimitsis R. Mamouri [Deputy],
Argyro Nisantzi
Madrid, Spain CIEMAT (Centro de Investigaciones Energéticas, Medioambientales y Tecnológicas), Madrid Link 40.4565 N, -3.7257 E, 669 m Manuel Pujadas Alfonso Javier Fernandez García,
Francisco Molero Menéndez
Minsk, Belarus B.I. Stepanov Institute of Physiscs, Minsk Link 53.9170 N, 27.6050 E, 200 m Anatoli Chaikovsky
Maisach, Germany Meteorologisches Institut der Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München Link 48.2090 N, 11.2580 E, 516 m Matthias Wiegner Carlos Toledano,
Josef Gasteiger,
Silke Gross,
Volker Freudenthaler
Naples, Italy Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per le Scienze Fisiche della Materia, Napoli Research Unit, Napoli Link 40.8380 N, 14.1830 E, 118 m Nicola Spinelli Antonella Boselli [Deputy],
Alessia Sannino,
Xuan Wang
Observatory Hohenpeissenberg, Germany DWD Meteorological Observatory Hohenpeissenberg Link 47.8019 N, 11.0119 E, 974 m Ina Mattis Frank Wagner [Deputy],
Gerhard Mueller
Palaiseau, France Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique - Institut Pierre Simon Laplace, Paris Link 48.7130 N, 2.2080 E, 156 m Christophe Pietras Francois Ravetta,
Jacques Pelon,
Juan Cuesta,
Martial Haeffelin,
Yohann Morille
Potenza, Italy Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche - Istituto di Metodologie per l'Analisi Ambientale (CNR-IMAA), Potenza Link 40.6000 N, 15.7200 E, 760 m Aldo Amodeo Aldo Giunta,
Fabio Madonna,
Francesco Amato,
Gelsomina Pappalardo,
Giuseppe D´Amico,
Lucia Mona,
Nikolaos Papagiannopoulos
Payerne, Switzerland MeteoSwiss Aerological Station, Payerne, EPFL, Losanne Link 1 Link 2 46.8167 N, 6.9333 E, 491 m Alexander Haefele Francisco Navas,
Giovanni Martucci
Sofia, Bulgaria Institute of Electronics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia Link 42.6500 N, 23.3800 E, 550 m Dimitar V. Stoyanov, prof. DrSc. Ivan Grigorov [Deputy],
Tanja N. Dreischuh
St. Petersburg, Russia SPbGU - St. Petersburg University Link 59.9427 N, 30.2730 E, 35 m Irina Melnikova
Thessaloniki, Greece Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki Link 40.6300 N, 22.9500 E, 50 m Dimitris Balis Nikos Siomos
Warsaw, Poland University of Warsaw Link 52.2100 N, 20.9800 E, 112 m Iwona Stachlewska Krzysztof Markowicz [Deputy],
Dominika Szczepanik,
Lucja Janicka,
Montserrat Costa-Suros,
Wojciech Kumala

Not permanent stations

Location Institute Coordinates Principal Investigator Key personnel
Astrophysical Laboratory Catania, Italy CNISM, INGV, INAV Link 1 Link 2 Link 3 37.5100 N, 15.0800 E, 190 m Simona Scollo Antonella Boselli [Deputy],
Mauro Coltelli,
Ricardo Zanmar,
Xuan Wang
Melpitz, Germany Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig Link 51.5300 N, 12.9300 E, 84 m Ulla Wandinger Anja Hiebsch [Deputy],
Holger Baars [Deputy],
Albert Ansmann,
Detlef Mueller,
Patric Seifert,
Ronny Engelmann,
Thomas Kanitz
Nicolosi, Serra La Nave Observatory, Italy CNISM, INAF, INGV Link 1 Link 2 Link 3 37.6900 N, 14.9700 E, 1740 m Giuseppe Leto Antonella Boselli [Deputy],
Mauro Coltelli,
Ricardo Zanmar,
Xuan Wang

Joining stations

Location Institute Coordinates Principal Investigator Key personnel
Belgrade, Serbia IPB – Institute of Physics Belgrade Link 44.8557 N, 20.3913 E, 89 m Zoran Mijic
Burjassot, Spain Universitat de València Link 39.5000 N, -0.4200 E, 30 m Dr. José Luis Gómez Amo Carlos Marcos [Deputy]
Cluj-Napoca, Romania Babes-Bolyai University of Cluj Napoca Link 46.7682 N, 23.5509 E, 405 m Nicolae Ajtai Horatiu Stefanie [Deputy]
Finokalia, Greece National Observatory of Athens - NOA Link 35.3377 N, 25.6698 E, 238 m Vassilis Amiridis Eleni Marinou [Deputy],
Michael Kottas
Roma-Tor Vergata, Italy Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche - Istituto di Scienze dell'Atmosfera e del Clima (CNR-ISAC) Link 41.8330 N, 12.6500 E, 110 m Davide Dionisi Gian Luigi Liberti [Deputy]

Not active stations

Location Institute Coordinates
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom UWA 51.8580 N, -4.2520 E, 15 m
Hamburg-Bergedorf, Germany Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie 53.4800 N, 10.2410 E, 40 m
Hamburg, Germany Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie 53.5680 N, 9.9730 E, 25 m
Haute-Provence, France Observatoire de Haute Provence, St Michel 43.9000 N, 5.7000 E, 680 m
Jungfraujoch, Switzerland EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne) 46.5481 N, 7.9839 E, 3580 m
Kuehlungsborn, Germany IAP 54.1200 N, 11.7700 E, 70 m
Lisbon, Portugal IST - Técnico Lisboa 38.7200 N, -9.1500 E, 50 m
Linkoping, Sweden Swedish Defence Research Agency 58.3920 N, 15.5750 E, 70 m
Munich, Germany Meteorological Institute Munich (MIM), LMU 48.1500 N, 11.5700 E, 539 m
Neuchatel, Switzerland Observatory of Neuchatel 47.0017 N, 6.9546 E, 487 m
Oxylithos, Greece 38.3300 N, 24.0700 E, 130 m
Last update: 12/12/2017