Research projects

Last update: Oct. 2017


On-going projects


Spectral irradiances





Alexandr Aculinin, Colette Brogniez, Marc Bengulescu, Didier Gillotay, Frédérique Auriol, et al.. Assessment of Several Empirical Relationships for Deriving Daily Means of UV-A Irradiance from Meteosat-Based Estimates of the Total Irradiance. Remote Sensing, MDPI, 2016, 8 (7), pp.537.

Blanc Ph., Gschwind B., Lefèvre M., Wald L., 2011. "The HelioClim project: Surface solar irradiance data for climate applications" Remote Sensing, 2011, 3, 343-361. doi:10.3390/rs3020343

KATO,  S.,  ACKERMAN,  T.,  MATHER,  J.,  CLOTHIAUX,  E., 1999:  The k-distribution method  and  correlated-k  approximation  for  shortwave  radiative  transfer  model.  -  Journal  of Quantitative   Spectroscopy   and   Radiative   Transfer   62,   109-121.   DOI:   10.1016/S0022-4073(98)00075-2.

Wald, L. Elements on the Computation of UV Maps in the Eurosun Database. Internal Report. 2012.

Available online: (accessed on 30 May 2016).

William Wandji Nyamsi, Bella Espinar, Philippe Blanc, Lucien Wald. Estimating the pho-

tosynthetically active radiation under clear skies by means of a new approach. Advances in

Science and Research, Copernicus Publications, 2015, 12, pp.5 – 10

William Wandji Nyamsi. Vers une méthode automatique d'estimation de la distribution spectrale du rayonnement solaire. Cas du ciel clair. : Applications à la lumière du jour, photosynthèse et ultraviolet. Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris, 2015. Français

Completed projects

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Outcomes of the EU-funded ENDORSE projects 2011 - 2013

Logo of Atlas Solaire PACA Overview of the Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur solar atlas project.

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