The AeroCom initiative has produced some openly available
tools and products, such as
It also suggests to further advance standards
used to format aerosol model output.
For testing a CALIOP-MODEL comparison tool
is available. The weblink provides a link to one day of CALIOP and example model data
for testing, a tutorial and the idl programme in sav format.
An idl license is required to run the tool. Full functioning to several
months of data is assured on the <AeroCom server . Please provide feedback to AeroCom!
(developpers Matthieu Labonne, Francois-Marie Breon, Michael Schulz)