Claus Zehner

European Space Agency

Dr. Claus Zehner is an employee of the European Space Agency and has been working on the exploitation of atmospheric satellite measurements since 1993. Since Nov. 2016 he is the Mission Manager of the Sentinel-5 Precursor satellite.

dont miss

The Status of the Sentinel-5 Precursor Mission and First Results

The Sentinel-5 Precursor mission is the first atmospheric Copernicus mission and was successfully launched on 13th October 2017. The mission provides daily global information at unprecedented spatial resolution (~7x3.5km2) on trace gases and aerosols important for air quality, climate forcing and the ozone layer. The only payload of the mission is the TROPOMI instrument (co-funded by ESA and the Netherlands), which is a nadir push-broom spectrometer measuring in the ultraviolet, visible, near-infrared and the shortwave infrared. The selected wavelength range allows for the observation of key atmospheric constituents including O3, NO2, CO, SO2, CH4, CH2O, aerosols and clouds.

EVEN MORE SEMINARS

  • Graeme Warnell: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Graeme Warnell - Impunity or Action? - The Niger Delta 60 years on

  • Martin Lill: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Martin Lill - EN 14325:2018 : A dramatic change for chemical suit assessment

  • Ruth Barden: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Ruth Barden - Chemical Investigations Programme: where are we now?

  • Hazel Davidson: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Hazel Davidson - Innovations in Laboratory Testing

  • Paul Mahoney: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Paul Mahoney - Man v Machine Journey of Complacency