Royal Dutch Meteorological Institute; Ministery Of Infrastructure And The Environment

Climate Observations
Future Mission Studies: CAMELOT
CAMELOT study (July 2007 - November 2009), Chemistry of the Atmosphere Mission concEpts and sentineL Observations Techniques.

ESA CONTRACT NO: 21533/07/NL/HE.
This international study has been led by the department of Climate Observations.

OBJECTIVES:
The key objective of the CAMELOT study was to contribute to the definition of the air quality and climate protocol monitoring parts of GMES Sentinels 4 and 5 missions, in particular regarding the Sentinel 4 and 5 Level 1B requirements and the mission scenarios.

LINKS:
The CAMELOT consortium, led by KNMI, consisted of the following institutes and universities:
  • Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy (BIRA-IASB)
  • Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI)
  • Institute of Applied Physics "Nello Carrara" (IFAC-CNR)
  • Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI)
  • Laboratory for Atmospheric Optics (LOA, a joint laboratory of University of Lille - 1 & CNRS)
  • Laboratory of Molecular Physics for the Atmosphere and Astronophysics (LPMAA, a joint laboratory of University Pierre et Marie Curie & CNRS)
  • Noveltis
  • Rhenish Institute for Environmental Research at the University of Cologne (RIU)
  • Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (RAL)
  • Netherlands Institute for Space Research (SRON)
  • Free University of Brussels (ULB)
  • University of Leicester


This project is a cooperation between the two KNMI departments KS-AK and KS-CK
Last updated by Jacob van Peet