How to retrieve data from AeroCom server?

  1. get access to the aerocom-user server (How to obtain an account - send email to and and
  2. login with ssh to
  3. change to the directory /metno/aerocom-users-database

find your way in directories
pay attention to readme files
pay attention to netcdf global attributes of individual files (contact person, units...)
respect data policy

Where do I find HTAP phase II data?

HTAP phase II data are stored on the aerocom-users server in the directories:


Please find more info on experiment names in Galmarini, S., Koffi, B., Solazzo, E., Keating, T., Hogrefe, C., Schulz, M., Benedictow, A., Griesfeller, J. J., Janssens-Maenhout, G., Carmichael, G., Fu, J., and Dentener, F.: Technical note: Coordination and harmonization of the multi-scale, multi-model activities HTAP2, AQMEII3, and MICS-Asia3: simulations, emission inventories, boundary conditions, and model output formats, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 1543-1555,, 2017.