Biography

Arno Keppens holds an MSc in physics and a PhD in engineering. Since 2012 he has been examining the synergistic exploitation of atmospheric composition measurements, mostly of ozone, at the Royal Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy (BIRA-IASB).

Articles

Real-time Health Advice from Space

Disturbing figures on air quality and UV solar radiation have resulted in a booming interest in environmental public health monitoring. Especially regarding UV radiation and atmospheric composition, real-time health-risk probing tools that rely on satellite observations now feed personalised smartph... (read more)