Atmospheric Environment

Aarnio et al., In press. Analysis and evaluation of selected PM10 pollution episodes in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area in 2002.


Kukkonen et al., In press. Evaluation and application of a statistical model for assessment of long-range transported proportion of PM2.5 in the United Kingdom and in Finland.


Saarikoski et al., 2007. Chemical composition of aerosols during a major biomass burning episode over northern Europe in spring 2006: Experimental and modelling assessments.


Wu et al., 2006. Exposure assessment of particulate matter air pollution before, during, and after the 2003 Southern California wildfires.


Boreal Environment Research

Tanskanen & Venäläinen, 2008. The relationship between fire activity and fire weather indices at different stages of the growing season in Finland.


Geophysical Research Letters

Tansey et al., 2008. A new, global, multi-annual (2000–2007) burnt area product at 1 km resolution.


Helsingin Sanomat

Hämeri, 3.4.2008. Maastopalot tuoneet kymmeniä tuhansia kiloja pienhiukkasia Helsingin ylle. (In Finnish)


Jokinen & Ahola, 1.4.2008. Venäjän kulotukset voivat aiheuttaa jopa kuolemia Suomessa. (In Finnish)


IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing

Ichoku and Kaufman, 2005. A Method to Derive Smoke Emission Rates From MODIS Fire Radiative Energy Measurements.


Laneve et al., 2006. Continuous Monitoring of Forest Fires in the Mediterranean Area Using MSG.


Li et al., 2001. Automatic Detection of Fire Smoke Using Artificial Neural Networks and Threshold Approaches Applied to AVHRR Imagery.


Oki and Omasa, 2003. A Technique for Mapping Thermal Infrared Radiation Variation within Land Cover.


Roberts and Wooster, Accepted. Fire Detection and Fire Characterization Over Africa Using Meteosat SEVIRI.


Roy et al., 2006. Remote Sensing of Fire Severity: Assessing the Performance of the Normalized Burn Ratio.


International Journal of Remote Sensing

Dennison, 2006. Fire detection in imaging spectrometer data using atmospheric carbon dioxide absorption.


Knapp et al., 2005. Toward aerosol optical depth retrievals over land from GOES visible radiances: determining surface reflectance.


Moreno Ruiz et al., 2005. Estimating above-ground burned biomass and CO2 emissions for tropical Africa for the year 1990 with the NOAA-NASA Pathfinder AVHRR 8 km land dataset.


Oertel et al., 2004. Space-borne high resolution fire remote sensing in Benin, West Africa.


Roy and Landmann, 2005. Characterizing the surface heterogeneity of fire effects using multi-temporal reflective wavelength data.


Siegert et al., 2004. Peat fires detected by the BIRD satellite.


Journal of Atmospheric Chemistry

Tarasova et al., 2007. Atmospheric CO along the Trans-Siberian Railroad and River Ob: source identification using isotope analysis.


Journal of Geophysical Research

Calle at al., 2006. Fire detection and monitoring using MSG Spinning Enhanced Visible and Infrared Imager (SEVIRI) data.


Giglio et al., 2006. Global distribution and seasonality of active fires as observed with the Terra and Aqua Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) sensors.


Hyer et al., 2007. Examining injection properties of boreal forest fires using surface and satellite measurements of CO transport.


Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry

Paatero et al., 2009. Resuspension of radionuclides into the atmosphere due to forest fires.


Remote Sensing of Environment

Giglio, 2007. Characterization of the tropical diurnal fire cycle using VIRS and MODIS observations.


Wooster et al., 2003. Fire radiative energy for quantitative study of biomass burning: derivation from the BIRD experimental satellite and comparison to MODIS fire products.


Zhukov et al., 2006. Spaceborne detection and characterization of fires during the bi-spectral infrared detection (BIRD) experimental small satellite mission (2001–2004).


Science of the Total Environment

Sillanpää et al., 2005. Chemical composition, mass size distribution and source analysis of long-range transported wildfire smokes in Helsinki.



Quinn et al., 2007. Arctic haze: current trends and knowledge gaps.



EUMETSAT, 2008. Evaluation of a Fire Radiative Power Product derived from Meteosat 8/9 and Identification of Operational User Needs, FREEVAL Final Report.


LSA SAF, 2008. Product User Manual, PUM FRP, FIRE RADIATIVE POWER.


Suomi, 2008. PREVIEW - an EC FP6 Integrated Project.


PREVIEW, 2007. Fire Danger Indices.


The French Civil Protection, 2008. PREVIEW and RISKEOS User Links for Risk Management Users' Communities.


FINE – KOPRA, 21.2.2007. Taajamien ilmansaasteista pienhiukkaset terveydelle haitallisimpia. (In Finnish)


Venäläinen et al., 2004. Metsäpaloindeksin edelleen kehittäminen. Loppuraportti. (In Finnish)