Publications

Journal articles

De Ridder, K; Lauwaet D. and Maiheu B., UrbClim - a fast urban boundary layer climate model., Urban Climate. 12 21-48, 2015.
Available from: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2212095515000024

Lauwaet, D., H. Hooyberghs, B. Maiheu, W. Lefebvre, G. Driesen, S. Van Looy, and K. De Ridder, Detailed Urban Heat Island Projections for Cities Worldwide: Dynamical Downscaling CMIP5 Global Climate Models., Climate. 3 391-415, 2015. DOI: doi:10.3390/cli3020391
Available from: http://www.mdpi.com/2225-1154/3/2/391

Wouters, H., M. Demuzere, K. De Ridder, N.P.M. van Lipzig, The impact of impervious water-storage parametrization on urban climate modelling., Urban Climate. 11 24-50, 2015.
Available from: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2212095514000893

Wouters, H., K. De Ridder, N.P.M. van Lipzig, M. Demuzere, and D. Lauwaet, The diurnal evolution of the urban heat island of Paris: a model-based case study during Summer 2006, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 13 8525-8541, 2013.
Available from: http://www.atmos-chem-phys.net/13/8525/2013/acp-13-8525-2013.html

D. Lauwaet, K. De Ridder, S. Saeed, E. Brisson, F. Chatterjee, N.P.M. van Lipzig, B. Maiheu, H. Hooyberghs, Assessing the current and future urban heat island of Brussels, Urban Climate. 15 1-15, 2016. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.uclim.2015.11.008

Zhou, B (Zhou, Lauwaet D., Hooyberghs H, De Ridder K., Kropp JP, and Rybski D, , Assessing Seasonality in the Surface Urban Heat Island of London, JOURNAL OF APPLIED METEOROLOGY AND CLIMATOLOGY. 55 3, 496-505, 2016. DOI: 10.1175/JAMC-D-15-0041.1

Iphigenia Keramitsoglou, Chris T. Kiranoudis, Bino Maiheu, Koen De Ridder, Ioannis A. Daglis, Paolo Manunta, Marc Paganini, Heat wave hazard classification and risk assessment using artificial intelligence fuzzy logic., Environmental monitoring and assessment. 185 10, 8239-58, 2013. DOI: 10.1007/s10661-013-3170-y
Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23625352

Iphigenia Keramitsoglou, Ioannis A. Daglis, Vassilis Amiridis, Nektarios Chrysoulakis, Giulio Ceriola, Paolo Manunta, Bino Maiheu, Koen De Ridder, Dirk Lauwaet and Marc Paganini, Evaluation of satellite-derived products for the characterization of the urban thermal environment, Journal of Applied Remote Sensing. 6 1, 061704, 2012. DOI: 10.1117/1.JRS.6.061704
Available from: http://remotesensing.spiedigitallibrary.org/article.aspx?doi=10.1117/1.JRS.6.061704

De Ridder, K. Bertrand, C. Casanova, G. Lefebvre, W., Exploring a new method for the retrieval of urban thermophysical properties using thermal infrared remote sensing and deterministic modeling, Journal of Geophysical Research. 117 D17, 1-14, 2012. DOI: 10.1029/2011JD017194
Available from: http://www.agu.org/pubs/crossref/2012/2011JD017194.shtml

De Ridder, K., Bulk transfer relations for the roughness sublayer, Boundary-Layer Meteorology. 134 257-267, 2010. DOI: 10.1007/s10546-009-9450-y
Available from: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10546-009-9450-y

De Ridder, K., Soil temperature spin-up in land surface schemes, Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 95 341-347, 2009. DOI: 10.1007/s00704-008-0011-y
Available from: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00704-008-0011-y

De Ridder, K., F. Lefebre, S. Adriaensen, U. Arnold, W. Beckroege, C. Bronner, O. Damsgaard, I. Dostal, J. Dufek, J. Hirsch, L. Int Panis, Z. Kotek, T. Ramadier, A. Thierry, S. Vermoote, A. Wania, C. , Simulating the impact of urban sprawl on air quality and population exposure in the German Ruhr area. Part I: reproducing the base state., Atmospheric Environment. 42 7059-7069, 2008.

Demuzere, M., K. De Ridder, and N. van Lipzig, Modelling the energy balance in Marseille: Sensitivity to roughness length parameterizations and thermal admittance,, J. Geophys. Res.. 113 D16, 2008. DOI: 10.1029/2007JD009113
Available from: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2007JD009113/abstract

Van Weverberg, K., K. De Ridder, and A.Van Rompaey,, Modeling the contribution of the Brussels heat island to a long term temperature time series., Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 47 976-990, 2008.

Piringer, M., S. Joffre, A. Baklanov, A. Christen, M. Deserti, K. De Ridder, S. Emeis, P. Mestayer, M. Tombrou, D. Middleton, K. Baumann-Stanzer, A. Dandou, A. Karppinen and J. Burzynski, The surface energy balance and the mixing height in urban areas – activities and recommendations of COST Action 715, Boundary-Layer Meteorology. 124 3-24, 2007. DOI: 10.1007/s10546-007-9170-0
Available from: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10546-007-9170-0

De Ridder, K., Testing Brutsaert’s temperature roughness parameterization for representing urban surfaces in atmospheric models, Geophysical Research Letters. 33 L13403, L13403, 2006. DOI: 10.1029 /2006GL026572
Available from: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2006GL026572/pdf

De Ridder, K., F. Lefebre, A. Bañuelos, J.M. Pérez-Lacorzana, J.Dufek, V. Adamec, O. Damsgaard, A. Thierry, M. Bruse, M. Bürger, C. Weber, and J. Hirsch, An integrated methodology to assess the benefits of urban green space., The Science of the Total Environment. 334-335 489-497, 2004.

De Ridder, K., and C. Mensink, Surface fluxes and atmospheric stability obtained from a surface energy balance model with parameters estimated from satellite remote sensing, International Journal of Environment and Pollution. 19 22-31, 2003.

Piringer, M., C. S. B. Grimmond, S. M. Joffre, P. Mestayer, D. R. Middleton, M. W. Rotach, A. Baklanov, K. De Ridder, J. Ferreira, E. Guilloteau, A. Karppinen, A. Martilli, V. Masson, and M. Tombrou, Investigating the surface energy balance in urban areas – recent advances and future needs. , Water Air and Soil Pollution: Focus 2. 5-6 1-16, 2002. DOI: 10.1023/A:1021302824331
Available from: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1023%2FA%3A1021302824331

De Ridder, K. and Schayes G., The IAGL Land Surface Model, J. Appl. Meteorol.. 36 2, 167-182, 1997. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0450(1997)036<0167:TILSM>2.0.CO;2
Available from: http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/1520-0450(1997)036%3C0167%3ATILSM%3E2.0.CO%3B2

Conference proceedings

Bino Maiheu, Koen De Ridder, B.Dousset, Paolo Manuta, Giulio Ceriola, Monique Viel, Ioannis A. Daglis, Iphigenia Keramitsoglou, Theodoros Ginannaros, Dimitrios Melas, Enrique Montero Herre, Modelling air temperature via assimilation of satellite derived surface temperature within the urban heat island project, Ghent, Belgium, 2010. EARSel Workshop Proceedings of the Joint SIG Workshop, 1-17,
Available from: http://www.earsel.org/workshops/joint-workshop-2010/Proceedings_Gent2010.pdf

Reports/Theses

Dirk Lauwaet, Bino Maiheu, Joris Aertsens, Koen De Ridder, Opmaak van een hittekaart en analyse van het stedelijk hitte-eiland effect voor Antwerpen, 2013. VITO report 2013/RMA/R/352. 1 - 234, Contracted by city of Antwerp.

Bino Maiheu, Karel Van den Berghe, Luuk Boelens, Koen De Ridder en Dirk Lauwaet, Opmaak van een hittekaart en analyse van het stedelijk hitte-eiland effect voor Gent, 2013. VITO report 2013/RMA/R/113. 1-344, Contracted by city of Ghent

Maiheu, B, Hittekaart voor Tilburg, 2011. VITO report RMA/N78F2/2011-0002. Contracted by Stad Tilburg