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],
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
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,
Jose Antonio Benavent Oltra,
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
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 Holger Baars [Deputy],
Albert Ansmann,
Birgit Heese,
Patric Seifert,
Ronny Engelmann
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
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,
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 Holger Baars [Deputy],
Albert Ansmann,
Patric Seifert,
Ronny Engelmann
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: 01/02/2018