• This project is based on long term studies performed during more than one decade. If one wishes to refer to the ALTA Center in a publication, we kindly ask to include references to the following papers which include algorithms:

    • 1. 3D mapping of optical turbulence using an atmospheric numerical model. I. A useful tool for the ground-based astronomy
      Masciadri, E., Vernin, J., Bougeault, P., 1999, A&AS, 137, 185-202

    • 2. Optical turbulence forecast: ready for an operational application
      Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Turchi, A., Fini, L., 2017, MNRAS, 466, 520-539

  • For any other citation, related to specific topics, please refer to papers listed in the Bibliography section.