Dr I M Watson

M.Sc.(Leic.), Ph.D.(Cantab.)

  • BS8 1RJ

19992020

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A comparision of thermal infrared and ultraviolet retreivals of SO2 in the cloud produced by the 2003 Al-Mishaq state sulfur plant fire

Courtney, K., Watson, IM., Gregg, B., Simon, C. & Vincent, R., 2009, In : Geophysical Research Letters.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

A comparison of AIRS, MODIS and OMI sulphur dioxide retrievals in volcanic clouds

Thomas, H. E., Watson, IM., Carn, S. A., Prata, A. J. & Realmuto, V. J., 2011, In : Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk. 2, 3, p. 217 - 232 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

27 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of sulphur dioxide retrieval techniques using mini UV spectreometers and ASTER Imagery at Lascar Volcano

Henney, LA., Rodriguez, LA. & Watson, IM., 2012, In : Bulletin of Volcanology. 74, 2, p. 589-594

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Advantageous GOES IR results for ash mapping at high latitudes: Cleveland eruptions 2001

Gu, Y., Rose, WI., Schneider, DJ., Bluth, GJS. & Watson, IM., Jan 2005, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 32 (2), p. 1 - 5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

12 Citations (Scopus)
25 Citations (Scopus)

Are we making best use of existing observing systems to address the problems created by the Eyjafjöll eruption?

Watson, I. M., Schneider, DJ., Saunders, R., Thoradson, T., Thomas, H. E., Zehner, C., Rose, W. I. & Prata, A. J., 2010, Monitoring volcanic ash from space, ESA-EUMETSAT workshop on the 14th April to 23rd May eruption of Eyjafjöll volcano, South Iceland.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Assessment of the UV camera sulfur dioxide retrieval for point source plumes

Dalton, M. P., Watson, IM., Nadeau, P. N., Werner, C. & Morrow W., N. V., Dec 2009, In : Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 188, 4, p. 358 - 366 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

32 Citations (Scopus)

Atmospheric dependency of the sensitivity of infrared satellite observations to volcanic ash clouds

Mackie, S. & Watson, M., 1 Jan 2015, In : Journal of Applied Remote Sensing. 9, 1, 095080.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2 Citations (Scopus)

A total volatile inventory for Masaya volcano, Nicaragua

Martin, RS., Sawyer, GM., Spampinato, L., Salerno, GG., Ramirez, C., Ilyanskaya, E., Witt, MLI., Mather, TA., Watson, IM., Phillips, JC. & Oppenheimer, C., 2010, In : Journal of Geophysical Research. 115, p. B09215 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

45 Citations (Scopus)

BVLOS Operations of Fixed-Wing UAVs for the Collection of Volcanic Ash Above Fuego Volcano, Guatemala

Schellenberg, B. J., Richardson, T., Clarke, R. J., Watson, M., Freer, J., Mcconville, A. & Chigna, G., 5 Jan 2020. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

Correcting satellite‐based infrared sulfur dioxide retrievals for the presence of silicate ash

Kearney, C. & Watson, IM., 2009, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 114

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

10 Citations (Scopus)

Data insertion in volcanic ash cloud forecasting

Wilkins, K. L., Mackie, S., Watson, I. M., Webster, H., Thomson, D. & Dacre, H., 2014, In : Annals of Geophysics. 57, 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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12 Citations (Scopus)
92 Downloads (Pure)
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2 Citations (Scopus)
246 Downloads (Pure)

Degassing processes during lava dome growth: insights from Santiaguito lava dome, Guatemala

Holland, P., Watson, IM., Phillips, JC., Caricchi, L. & Dalton, M. P., 2011, In : Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 202, 1-2, p. 153-166

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

84 Citations (Scopus)

Detection and analysis of the volcanic clouds associated with the August 18 and 28, 2000 eruptions of Miyakejima volcano, Japan

McCarthy, E. B., Bluth, G. J. S., Watson, IM. & Tupper, A., 2008, In : International Journal of Remote Sensing.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

16 Citations (Scopus)

Determining the three-dimensional structure of a volcanic plume using Unoccupied Aerial System (UAS) imagery

Wood, K., Albadra, A., Berthoud, L., Calway, A., Watson, M., Thomas, H., Richardson, T., Liu, E. & Chigna, G., 16 Nov 2019, In : Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 106731.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

1 Citation (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Development of an ultra-violet digital camera for volcanic SO2 imaging

Bluth, G., Shannon, JM., Watson, IM., Prata, AJ. & Realmuto, VJ., Mar 2007, In : Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 161 (1-2), p. 47 - 56 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

95 Citations (Scopus)

Development of an Ultra-Violet Digital Camera for Volcanic Sulfur Dioxide Imaging

Bluth, G., Shannon, JM., Watson, IM., Prata, FJ. & Realmuto, VJ., Dec 2006, AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Dynamics of Outgassing and Plume Transport Revealed by Proximal Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Measurements at Volcán Villarrica, Chile

Liu, E. J., Wood, K., Mason, E., Edmonds, M., Aiuppa, A., Giudice, G., Bitetto, M., Francofonte, V., Burrow, S., Richardson, T., Watson, M., Pering, T. D., Wilkes, T. C., Mcgonigle, A. J. S., Velasquez, G., Melgarejo, C. & Bucarey, C., Feb 2019, In : Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. 20, 2, p. 730-750 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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10 Citations (Scopus)
383 Downloads (Pure)

Epistemic uncertainties and natural hazard risk assessment - Part 1: A review of different natural hazard areas

Beven, K. J., Almeida, S., Aspinall, W. P., Bates, P. D., Blazkova, S., Borgomeo, E., Freer, J., Goda, K., Hall, J. W., Phillips, J. C., Simpson, M., Smith, P. J., Stephenson, D. B., Wagener, T., Watson, M. & Wilkins, K. L., Oct 2018, In : Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences. 18, 10, p. 2741-2768 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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6 Citations (Scopus)
205 Downloads (Pure)

Epistemic uncertainties and natural hazard risk assessment - Part 2: Different natural hazard areas

Beven, K., Almeida, S. M., Aspinall, W., Bates, P., Blazkova, S., Borgomeo, E., Goda, K., Phillips, J., Simpson, M., Smith, P., Stephenson, D., Wagener, T., Watson, M. & Wilkins, K., Oct 2018, In : Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences. 18, 10, p. 2769-2783 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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8 Citations (Scopus)
179 Downloads (Pure)

Erratum: Heterogeneous reaction of N2O5 with airborne TiO2 particles and its implication for stratospheric particle injection( Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2014) 14 (6035-6048))

Tang, M. J., Telford, P. J., Pope, F. D., Rkiouak, L., Abraham, N. L., Archibald, A. T., Braesicke, P., Pyle, J. A., McGregor, J., Watson, I. M., Cox, R. A. & Kalberer, M., 18 Aug 2014, In : Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 14, 16, p. 8233-8234 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

1 Citation (Scopus)
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10 Citations (Scopus)
155 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluating nonlinear maximum likelihood optimal estimation uncertainty in cloud and aerosol remote sensing

Western, L. M., Rougier, J., Watson, I. M. & Francis, P., 4 May 2020, In : Atmospheric Science Letters. 6 p., e980.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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Gas emissions from volcanoes

Prata, AJ., Bluth, G., Carn, S. A., Realmuto, V. J. R. & Watson, I. M., 2012, Volcanoes of the North Pacific; Observations from space. Dean & Dehn (eds.). Springer

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Ground-based measurement of ash distribution in volcanic plumes

Phillips, JC., Yamamoto, H., Watson, IM. & Bluth, GJ., 2008, In : Proceedings in Applied Mathematics - Mechanics. 7, p. 1101403 - 1101404

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Heterogeneous interaction of SiO2with N2O5: Aerosol flow tube and single particle optical levitation-Raman spectroscopy studies

Tang, M. J., Camp, J. C. J., Rkiouak, L., McGregor, J., Watson, I. M., Cox, R. A., Kalberer, M., Ward, A. D. & Pope, F. D., 25 Sep 2014, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 118, 38, p. 8817-8827 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

18 Citations (Scopus)

Heterogeneous reaction of N2O5 with airborne TiO 2 particles and its implication for stratospheric particle injection

Tang, M. J., Telford, P. J., Pope, F. D., Rkiouak, L., Abraham, N. L., Archibald, A. T., Braesicke, P., Pyle, J. A., McGregor, J., Watson, I. M., Cox, R. A. & Kalberer, M., 18 Jun 2014, In : Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 14, 12, p. 6035-6048 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

23 Citations (Scopus)

How assumed composition affects the interpretation of satellite observations of volcanic ash

Mackie, S., Millington, S. & Watson, I. M., Jan 2014, In : Meteorological Applications. 21, 1, p. 20-29 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

13 Citations (Scopus)

Infrared Observations of the Al-Lishraq Sulfur Plant Fire Using the Moderate Resolution Imaging Radiometer (MODIS)

Kearney, CS., Watson, IM. & Realmuto, VJ., Dec 2006, AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Initial constraints on triggering mechanisms of the eruption of Fuego volcano (Guatemala) from 3 June 2018 using IASI satellite data

Pardini, F., Quessier, M., Naismith, A., Watson, M., Clarisse, L. & Burton, M., 1 May 2019, In : Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 376, p. 54-61 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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2 Citations (Scopus)
182 Downloads (Pure)

In Situ Observations of Airborne Ash From Manned Aircraft

Eliasson, J., Watson, I. M. & Weber, K., 1 Jun 2016, Volcanic Ash: Hazard Observation. Elsevier Inc., p. 89-98 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

2 Citations (Scopus)

Introduction: Part 4: Observations of Ash in the Air

Watson, I. M., 1 Jun 2016, Volcanic Ash: Hazard Observation. Elsevier Inc., p. 87-88 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

Introduction: Part 1: Introduction

Mackie, S., Cashman, K., Ricketts, H., Rust, A. & Watson, I. M., 1 Jun 2016, Volcanic Ash: Hazard Observation. Elsevier Inc., p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

Investigating the use of the Saharan dust index as a tool for the detection of volcanic ash in SEVIRI imagery

Taylor, I., Mackie, S. & Watson, M., 1 Oct 2015, In : Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 304, p. 126-141 16 p., 5631.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

6 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of At-Vent Dynamics and Dilution of Gas Puffing Using Thermal Infrared Radiometers at Masaya Volcano, Nicaragua

Branan, YK., Harris, A., Watson, IM., Horton, K., Williams-Jones, G. & Garbiel, H., Dec 2006, AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Investigation of at-vent dynamics and dilution using thermal infrared radiometers at Masaya volcano, Nicaragua

Branan, Y. K., Harris, A., Watson, I. M., Phillips, J. C., Horton, K., Williams-Jones, G. & Garbeil, H., 1 Jan 2008, In : Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 169, 1-2, p. 34-47 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

16 Citations (Scopus)

Magma flow instability and cyclic activity at Soufriere Hills volcano, Montserrat, British West Indies

Voight, B., Sparks, R. S. J., Miller, A. D., Stewart, R. C., Hoblitt, R. P., Clarke, A., Ewart, J., Aspinall, W. P., Baptie, B., Calder, E. S., Cole, P., Druitt, T. H., Hartford, C., Herd, R. A., Jackson, P., Lejeune, A. M., Lockhart, A. B., Loughlin, S. C., Luckett, R., Lynch, L. & 5 others, Norton, G. E., Robertson, R., Watson, I. M., Watts, R. & Young, S. R., 19 Feb 1999, In : Science. 283, 5405, p. 1138-1142 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

249 Citations (Scopus)
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3 Citations (Scopus)
39 Downloads (Pure)

Monitoring volcanic ash from space, ESA-EUMETSAT workshop on the 14th April to 23rd May eruption of Eyjafjöll volcano, South Iceland

Doherty, G. M., Brenguier, J. L., Brunner, D., Buongiorno, M. F., Carboni, E., Clerbaux, C., Corradini, S., De Leeuw, G., Elbern, H., Engelen, R., Fritzsche, P., Gobbi, G. P., Holmlund, K., Hopfner, M., Husson, P., Kahn, R., Malingreau, J. P., Mannstein, H., Munro, R., Papineau, N. & 13 others, Pergola, N., Prata, A. J., Remedios, J., Richter, A., Rix, M., Rose, W., Schneider, D., Seibert, P., Stammes, P., Theys, N., Watson, I. M., Werner, T. & Zehner, C., 2010, This is the recommendations section of the key document from ESA/EUMETSAT, used to drive policy in the UK and Europe after the Icelandic ash crisis. Zehner, K. (ed.). p. 50-57 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Multiparameter quantification of gas release during weak Strombolian eruptions at Pacaya Volcano, Guatemala

Dalton, M. P., Waite, G. P., Watson, IM. & Nadeau, P. A., May 2010, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 37

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

49 Citations (Scopus)

Observations of SO2 production and transport from Bezymianny volcano, Kamchatka using the Moderate Resolution Infrared Radiometer (MODIS)

Kearney, C. K., Dean, K., Realmuto, V. J., Watson, IM. & Dehn, J., 2008, In : International Journal of Remote Sensing.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

15 Citations (Scopus)

Observations of sulphur dioxide plumes using novel, ground-based UV imagery

Watson, IM., Yamamoto, H., Bouquet, TP. & Bluth, G., Dec 2006, AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Observations of volcanic emissions from space: current and future perspectives

Thomas, H. E. & Watson, IM., 2010, In : Natural Hazards.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

44 Citations (Scopus)

Observing volcanic ash from satellite

Prata, A. J., Dean, K. & Watson, IM., 2012, Monitoring volcanoes of the North Pacific; Observations from space. D. & D. (eds.). Springer

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

On-Board Real-Time Trajectory Planning for Fixed Wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Extreme Environments

Schellenberg, B., Richardson, T., Richards, A., Clarke, R. & Watson, M., 21 Sep 2019, In : Sensors. 19, 19, 21 p., 4085.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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3 Citations (Scopus)
161 Downloads (Pure)

On the use of UAVs at active volcanoes: a case study from Volcan de Fuego, Guatemala

Watson, M., Chigna, G., Wood, K., Richardson, T., Liu, E., Schellenberg, B., Thomas, H. & Naismith, A., 1 Dec 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Abstract

Optical trapping and Raman spectroscopy of solid particles

Rkiouak, L., Tang, M. J., Camp, J. C. J., McGregor, J., Watson, I. M., Cox, R. A., Kalberer, M., Ward, A. D. & Pope, F. D., 21 Jun 2014, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 16, 23, p. 11426-11434 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

42 Citations (Scopus)

Overview of the 'Atmospheric Emissions from Volcanoes' Special Issue

Mackie, S., Corradini, S., Scollo, S. & Watson, I. M., 3 Mar 2015, In : Annals of Geophysics. 57

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial (Academic Journal)

Overview on the ‘atmospheric emissions from volcanoes’ special issue

Mackie, S., Corradini, S., Scollo, S. & Watson, I. M., 2014, In : Annals of Geophysics. 57, FastTrack2, A001.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)