Publications Elena Masciadri

Books

Chapter in
a book - Invited Review
Masciadri, E., Optical Turbulence Modeling and Forecasts - Toward a new era for the ground-based astronomy,
Book Title: Seeing Clearly: The impact of Atmospheric Turbulence on the Propagation of Extraterrestrial Radiation",
Ed. S. Businger & T. Cherubini,  Virtual Book Worm Publishing, pp. 131-164.

Editor
Optical Turbulence - Astronomy meets Meteorology
Editors: Elena Masciadri and Marc Sarazin, Imperial College Press, 2009



Peer-Reviewed Journals


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

56. Turchi, A., Masciadri, E., Fini, L.,
Forecasting surface layer atmospheric parameters at the LBT site, MNRAS, 466, 1925, 2017

55. Guesalaga, A., Neichel, B., Correia, C.,Butterley, T., Osborn, J., Masciadri, E, Fusco, T., Sauvage, J.F.,
On-line estimation of the wavefront outer-scale profile from adaptive optics telemetry,
MNRAS, 465, 1984, 2017


54. Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E., Fini, L.,
Forecast of the surface layer meteorological parameters at Cerro Paranal with a mesoscale atmospherical model, MNRAS, 449, 1664, 2015

53.   Masciadri, E., Lombardi, G., Lascaux, F.,
On the comparison between MASS and G-SCIDAR techniques, MNRAS, 438, 983, 2014


52.   Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E., Fini, L.,
MOSE: optical turbulence and atmospherical parameters operational forecast at ESO ground-based sites. II: atmospheric parameters in the surface layer [0,30] m, MNRAS, 436, 3147, 2013


51. Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Fini, L.,
MOSE: optical turbulence and atmospherical parameters operational forecast at ESO ground-based sites. I: overview and atmospherical parameters vertical stratification on [0,20] km
, MNRAS, 436, 1968, 2013

50. Esposito, S., Mesa, D., Skemer, A., Arcidiacono, C., Claudi, R. U., Desidera, S., Gratton, R., Mannucci, F., Marzari, F., Masciadri, E., Close, L., Hinz, P., Kulesa, C., McCarthy, D., Males, J., Agapito, G., Argomedo, J., Boutsia, K., Briguglio, R., Brusa, G., Busoni, L., Cresci, G., Fini, L., Fontana, A., Guerra, J. C., Hill, J. M.; Miller, D., Paris, D., Puglisi, A., Quiros-Pacheco, F., Riccardi, A., Stefanini, P., Testa, V., Xompero, M., Woodward, C.,
LBT observations of the HR 8799 planetary system: First detection of HR8799e in H band, A&A, 549, id.A52, 11, 2013


49.
Skemer, A.J., Hinz, P.M., Esposito, S., Burrows, A., Leisenring, J., Skrutskie, M., Desidera, S., Mesa, D., Arcidiacono, C., Mannucci, F., Rodigas, T.J., Close, L., McCarthy, D., Kulesa, C., Agapito, G., Apai, D., Argomedo, J., Bailey, V., Boutsia, K., Briguglio, R., Brusa, G., Busoni, L., Claudi, R., Eisner, J., Fini, L., Follette, K.B., Garnavich, P., Gratton, R., Guerra, J.C., Hill, J.M., Hoffmann, W.F., Jones, T., Krejny, M., Males, J., Masciadri, E., Meyer, M.R., Miller, D.L., Morzinski, K., Nelson, M., Pinna, E., Puglisi, A., Quanz, S.P., Quiros-Pacheco, F.; Riccardi, A.; Stefanini, P.; Vaitheeswaran, V., Wilson, J.C., Xompero, M.,
First Light LBT AO Images of HR 8799 bcde at 1.65 and 3.3 Microns: New Discrepancies between Young Planets and Old Brown Dwarfs, ApJ, 753, id. 14, 12, 2012

48.
Rodigas, T.J., Hinz, P.M., Leissenring, J., Vaitheeswaran, V., Skemer, A.J., Skrutskie, M., Su, K.Y. L., Bailey, V., Schneider, G., Close, L., Mannucci, F., Esposito, S., Arcidiacono, C., Pinna, E., Argomedo, J., Agapito, G., Apai, D., Bono, G., Boutsia, K., Briguglio, R., Brusa, G., Busoni, L., Cresci, G., Currie, T., Desidera, S., Eisner, J., Falomo, R., Fini, L., Follette, K., Fontana, A., Garnavich, P., Gratton, R., Green, R., Guerra, J.C., Hill, J. M., Hoffmann, W.F., Jones, T.J., Krejny, M., Kulesa, C., Males, J., Masciadri, E., Mesa, D., McCarthy, D., Meyer, M., Miller, D., Nelson, M.J., Puglisi, A., Quiros-Pacheco, F., Riccardi, A., Sani, E., Stefanini, P., Testa, V., Wilson, J., Woodward, C.E., Xompero, M.,
The Grey Needle: Large Grains in the HD 15115 Debris Disk from LBT/PISCES/Ks and LBTI/LMIRcam/L' Adaptive Optics Imaging, ApJ, 752, 57, 13, 2012

47. Masciadri, E.,
Lascaux, F., Fuensalida J.J., Lombardi G., Vazquez-Ramio H.
Recalibrated Generalized SCIDAR measurements at Cerro Paranal (the site of the Very Large Telescope), MNRAS, 420, 2399, 2012

46.
Hagelin, S., Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F.
Optical turbulence simulations at Mt. Graham using the Meso-Nh model, MNRAS, 412, 2695, 2011

45. Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E., Hagelin, S.
Mesoscale optical turbulence simulations above Dome C, Dome A and South Pole, MNRAS, 411, 693, 2011

44. Hagelin, S., Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F.
Wind speed vertical distribution at Mt. Graham, MNRAS, 407, 2230, 2010

43. Masciadri, E., Stoesz, J., Hagelin, S., Lascaux, F.
Optical turbulence vertical distribution with standard and high resolution at Mt. Graham, MNRAS, 404, 144, 2010

42. 
Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E., Hagelin, S.
Mesoscale optical turbulence simulations at Dome C: refinements, MNRAS, 403, 1714, 2010 

41. Lascaux, F, Masciadri, E., Hagelin, S., Stoesz, J.
Mesoscale optical turbulence simulations at Dome C, MNRAS, 398, 1093, 2009

40. Hagelin, S., Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Stoesz, J.
Comparison of the atmosphere above the South Pole, Dome C and Dome A: first attempts, MNRAS, 387, 1499, 2008 

39. Nielsen, E., Biller, B., Close, L.M., Masciadri, E., Lenzen, R.
Constraints on Extrasolar Planet Populations from VLT NACO/SDI and MMT SDI and Direct Adaptive Optics Imaging Surveys: Giant Planets are Rare at Large Separations, ApJ, 674, 1, 466, 2008

38. Apai, D., Janson, M., Moro-Martin, A., Meyer, M.R., Mamakek, E.E., Masciadri, E., Henning, Th., Pascucci, I., Kim, J.S., Hillenbrand, L.A., Kasper, M., Biller, B.
A survey for Massive Giant Planets in Debris Disk with Evacuated Inner Cavities,
ApJ, 672, 2, 1196, 2008

37. Egner, S. & Masciadri, E.
A G-SCIDAR for ground-layer turbulence measurements at high vertical resolution, PASP, 119, 1441, 2007

36. Egner, S., Masciadri, E., Mc Kenna, D.
Generalized SCIDAR measurements at Mt. Graham, PASP, 119, 669, 2007

35.
Biller, B., Close , L.M., Masciadri, E., Nielsen, E., Lenzen, R., Brandner, W., McCarthey, D., Hartung, M., Kellner, S., Mamajek, E., Henning, Th., Miller, D., Kenworthy, M., Kulesa, C.
An imaging Survey for extrasolar planets around 54 close, young stars with SDI at the VLT and MMT, ApJS, 173, 143, 2007

34. Janson, M., Brandner, W., Henning, Th., Lenzen, R., Mc Arthur, B., Benedict, G.F., Reffert, S., Nielsen, E., Close, L., Biller, B., Kellner, S., Guenther, E., Hatzes, A., Masciadri, E., Geissler, K., Hartung, M.
NACO-SDI direct imaging search for the exoplanet Eps Eri b, AJ, 133, 6, 2442, 2007

33. Geissler, K.,  Kellner, S.,  Brandner, W., Masciadri E., Hartung, M., Henning, Th., Lenzen R., Close, L., Endl, M., Kuerster, M.
A direct and differential imaging search for sub-stellar companions to Eps Ind A, A&A, 461, 2, 665, 2007

32. Masciadri E. & Egner S.
First seasonal study of the optical turbulence with an atmospheric model, PASP, 118, 1604, 2006 

31. Gaessler, K. & Masciadri, E.
Meteorologic parameters analysis above Dome C made with ECMWF data, PASP, 118, 1048, 2006

30. Geissler, W., Arcidiacono, C., Egner, S., Herbst T., Andersen, D., Baumeister, H., Bizemberger, P., Boehnhardt, H., Briegel, F., Kuerster, M., Laun, W., Mohr, L., Grimm, B., Rix, H.-W., Rohloff, R.-R., Soci, R., Storz, C., Xu, W., Ragazzoni, R., Salinari, P., Diolaiti, E., Farinato, J., Carbillet, M., Schreiber, L., Eckart, A., Bertram, T., Straubmeier, C., Wang, Y., Zealouk, L., Weigelt, G., Beckmann, U., Behrend, L., Driebe, T., Heininger, M., Hofman, K.-H., Nusbaum, E., Schertel, D.,  Masciadri E.
LINC-NIRVANA: MCAO toward Extremely Large Telescopes
Comptes Rendus - Physique, Volume 6, Issue 10, p. 1129-1138, Academie de Sciences, 2005

29. Masciadri, E., Mundt, R., Henning, Th. Alvarez, C., Barrado y Navascues, D.
A search for hot massive extrasolar planets around nearby young stars with NAOS/CONICA, ApJ, 625, 1004, 2005

28. Masciadri, E. & Raga, A.
Exo-planets recognition with a ``wavelet analysis'' technique, ApJL, 611, L137, 2004

27.  Avila, R., Masciadri, E., Vernin J., Sanchez, L.J.
Generalized Scidar measurements at San Pedro Martir: I. Turbulence profile statistics,
PASP, 116, 682, 2004

26. 
Masciadri, E. & Raga, A.
Looking for outflows from brown dwarfs
, ApJ, 615, 850, 2004

25. 
Masciadri, E.,
Feldt, M., Hippler, S.
Scintillation effects on a high constrast imaging instrument for direct exo-planets detection
, ApJ, 613, 572, 2004

24.  Raga, A., Riera, A., Masciadri, E., Beck T., Bohm, K.H., Binette, L.
A variable velocity, precessing jet model for HH32,
AJ, 127, 1081, 2004

23.  Masciadri, E., Avila, R.,  Sanchez, L.J.
Statistic reliability of the Meso-Nh atmospherical model for 3D  CN simulations,
RMxAA, 40, 3, 2004

22.  Masciadri, E., Brandner, W., Bouy, H., Lenzen, R., Lagrange, A.M., Lacombe, F.
First NACO observations of the Brown Dwarf LHS 2397aB,
 A&A, 411, 157, 2003

21. 
Noriega-Crespo, A., Raga, A., Masciadri, E.
HH 111 STIS Observations and their Analysis using Analytical and Numerical Models, Ap&SS, 287, 79, 2003

20.  Masciadri, E.
Near ground wind simulations by a meso-scale atmospherical model for the ELTs site selection, RMxAA39, 249, 2003

19.  Masciadri, E., de Gouveia Dal Pino, E.M., Raga, A., Noriega-Crespo, A.
The precession of the giant HH34 outflow: a possible jet deceleration mechanism,   ApJ, 580, 950, 2002

18.  Raga, A., Velazquez, P., Canto J., Masciadri, E.
The time dependent ejection velocity histories of HH34 and HH111,   A&A , 395, 647, 2002

17.  Raga, A., Velazquez, P.  Canto J., Masciadri, E.
Interpreting the proper motions of the HH 34S bow shock,  RMxAA, 38, 251, 2002

16.  Masciadri, E., Velazquez, P., Raga, A., Canto, J., Noriega-Crespo, A.
Analytic and numerical models for the knots along the HH 111 jets, ApJ, 573, 260, 2002

15.  Masciadri, E. & Raga, A.
Herbig-Haro jets from orbiting sources, ApJ, 568, 733, 2002

14.  Masciadri, E., Avila, R., Sanchez, L.J.
First evidence of the finite horizontal extent of the optical turbulence layers. Implications for the new adaptive optics techniques, A&A ,  382, 378, 2002 

13.  Raga, A., Velazquez, P., Canto, J., Masciadri, E.,  Rodriguez, L.F.
Simulated X-ray images  and spectra of Arches cluster, ApJ L ,  559,  L33,  2001

12.  Masciadri, E.  & Raga, A.
Optically thick Herbig-Haro jets in photoionized regions, A&A , 376, 1073,  2001

11.  Masciadri, E. &  Jabouille, P.
Improvements in the Optical Turbulence Parameterization for 3D simulations in a region around a telescope, A&A,  376, 727,  2001

10.  Masciadri, E. & Raga, A.
A jet/sidewind interaction model for the curved jets in the Orion Nebula , AJ, 121, 408,  2001

9.  Raga, A., Sobral, H.,  Villagran-Muniz, M. , Navarro, R.,  Masciadri, E.
A numerical and experimental study of the development of  turbulence in a low Mach number jet,  MNRAS, 324, 206, (2001)

8.  Masciadri, E. &  Garfias, T.
Wavefront coherence time season variability and forecasting at San Pedro Martir site, A&A,  366, 708, 2001

7.  Masciadri, E., Vernin, J., Bougeault, P.
3D numerical simulation of optical turbulence at Roque de Los Muchachos Observatory using the atmospherical model Meso-Nh, A&A,  365, 699,  2001

6.  Masciadri, E., Vernin, J., Bougeault, P.
3D mapping of optical turbulence using an atmospheric numerical model. II: First results at Cerro Paranal, A&ASS, 137, 203, 1999

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

4.  Vernin, J., Masciadri, E., Avila, R.
New approach in atmospheric optics: generalized scidar and seeing prediction, New Astronomy Reviews , 42, 405, 1998

3.  Avila, R., Vernin, J., Masciadri, E.
Whole atmospheric-turbulence profiling with generalized scidar, Applied Optics,  36, 30, 7898, 1997

2.  Masciadri, E. &Vernin, J.
Optical technique for inner-scale measurement: possible astronomical applications, Applied Optics,  36, 6, 1320, 1997

1.  Masciadri, E., Bassini, A., Musazzi, S., Paganini, E., Perini, U.
Recording of PIV images on photothermoplastic  plates Optics & Laser Technology, 28, 497, 1996


No Peer-Reviewed Journals

83. Veillet, C., Ashby, D.S., Christou, J., Hill, J., Little, J., Summers, D., Wagner, R.M., Masciadri, E., Turchi, A.,
LBTO's loong march to full operation: step 2
2016, Proc. SPIE 9910, Pbservatory Operations: Strategies, process and Systems VI, 99100S

82. Guesalaga, A., Neichel, B., Correia, C., Butterlay, T., Osborn, J., Masciadri, E., Fusco, T., Sauvage, J.F.,
Online estimation of the atmopsheric turbulence parameters and outer-scale profiling, 2016, Proc. SPIE 9909, Adaptive Optics Systems V, 99093C

81. Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Turchi, A., Fini, L.,
Operational optical turbulence forecast for the service mode of top-class ground-based telescopes,
2016, Proc. SPIE 9909, Adaptive Optics Systems V., 99090I

80. Masciadri, E., Neichel, B., Guesalaga, A., Turchi, A.,
Towards an automatic system for monitoring of CN2 and wind speed profiles with GeMS, 2016, Proc. SPIE 9909, Adaptive Optics Systems V., 99093B

79. Turchi, A., Masciadri, E., Fini, L.,

Forecasts of the atmospherical parameters close to the ground at the LBT site in the context of the ALTA project, 2016, Proc. SPIE 9990, Adaptive Optics Systems V, 990938

78. Guesalaga, A., Neichel, B., Fusco, T., Oberti, S., Valenzuela, J., Masciadri, E., Correia, C., Sauvaga, J.F.,
Estimating the outer scale in altitude L0(h) using the GeMS profiler, AO4ELT 4th Edit., 26-31 October 2015, UCLA, Conference Center in Lake Arrowhead, California, US

77. Diolaiti, E. et other 45 authors,
T-REX Operating Unit 3, Memorie della Societa' Astronomica Italiana, 2015, 86, 428

76. Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Turchi, A., Fini, L.,
MOSE: operational optical turbulence forecasts for the E-ELT flexible scheduling, Memorie della Societa' Astronomica Italiana 2015, 86, 454

75. Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Fini, L.,
Dealing with the forecast of the optical turbulence as a tool to support astronomy assisted by AO facilities, Adapting to the Atmosphere, 15-17 September 2015, Durham, UK, Conference Series 595, 012020, doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/595/1/012020, IOP Publishing

74. D'Orgeville, C., Rigaut, F., Maddison, S., Masciadri, E.,
Gender equity issues in astronomy: facts, fiction and what the adaptive optics community can do to close the gap, Proc. SPIE 2014, id. 91481V 27 pp.

73. Neichel, B., Masciadri, E., Guesalaga, A., Lascaux, F., Bechet, C.,
Towards a reliability assessment of the Cn2 and wind speed verticla profiles retrieved from GeMS, Proc. SPIE 2014, id. 914863 10 pp.

72. Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E., Fini, L.,
MOSE: verification of meso-Nh forecasts of the atmopsheric surface parameters at Cerro Paranal and Cerro Armazones using contingency tables
, Proc. SPIE 2014, 9148, id. 914865, 15 pp.

71. Masciadri, E., Rousset, G., Fusco, T., Basden, A., Bonifacio, P., Fuensalida, J., Robert, C., Sarazin, M., Wilson, R., Ziad, A.
A roadmap for the new era turbulence studies program applied to the ground-based  astronomy supported by AO
, AO4ELT 3rd Edit.,  2013, 26-31 May, Florence, Italy, DOI still be assigned

70. Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E.
MOSE: meso-scale prediction of near-ground meteorological  parameters at ESO sites (Cerro Paranal and Cerro Armazones), AO4ELT 3rd Edit.,  2013, 26-31 May, Florence, Italy, DOI still be assigned

69. Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F.,
MOSE: a feasibility study for the optical turbulence forecasts with the Meso-Nh mesoscale model to support AO facilities at ESO sites (Paranal and Armazones), AO4ELT 3rd Edit.,  2013, 26-31 May, Florence, Italy, DOI still be assigned

68. Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F.,
MOSE: a feasibility study for the optical turbulence forecasts with the Meso-Nh mesoscale model to support AO facilities at ESO sites (Paranal and Armazones), Proc. SPIE 2012, Amsterdam, 8447, 84475A-84475A-14

67. Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E.,
MOSE: zooming on the Meso-Nh mesoscale model perfomances at the surface layer at ESO sites (Paranal and Armzones), Proc. SPIE 2012, Amsterdam, 8447, 84475B-84475B-12

66. Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Hagelin, S.,
Optical turbulence forecast with non-hydrostatic atmospheric meso-scale models
, AO4ELT, 2nd Edit., Victoria 25-30 September 2011, to be published on Conference Proceedings

65. Nielsen, E.L., Close, L.,M., Biller, B.A., Masciadri, E., Lenzen, R., - Constraints on extrasolar planets populations from VLT NACO/SDI and MMT SDI and direct adaptive optics imaging surveys: giant planets are rare at large separations, Physics and Astrophysics planetary systems, EAS Publications Series, 41, 107, 2010

64. Rabien, S., Ageorges,N., Barl, L., Beckmann, U., Blumcehn, T., Bonaglia, M., Borelli, J.L., Brynnel, J., Busoni, L., Carbonaro, L,, Davies, R., Deysenroth, M., Durney, O., Elberich, M., Esposito, S., Gasho, V., Gaessler, W., Gemperlein, H., Genzel, R., Green, R., HAug, M, Lloyd Hart, M., Hubbard, P., Kanneganti, S., Masciadri, E., Noenickx, J., Orban de Xivery, G., Peter, D., Quirrenbach, A., Rademacher, M., Rix, H-W., Salinari, P.,  Schwab, C., Storm, J., Struder, M., Thiel, G., Weigelt, G., Ziegleder, J.
ARGOS - The Laser Guide Star System for the LBT, Proc  SPIE 2010, San Diego, 7736, 77360E-1

63. Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Hagelin, S.
Mt. Graham: optical turbulence vertical distribution at standard and high vertical reoslution, Proc. SPIE 2010, San Diego, 7733, 77331P-1

62. Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Hagelin, S.
Optical turbulence: site selection above th einternal antarctica plateau with a mesoscale model, Proc.  SPIE 2010, San Diego, 7733, 77334F-1

61. Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E., Hagelin, S.
A dedicated tool for a full 3D CN2 investigation, Proc. SPIE 2010, San Diego, 7733, 77334E-1

60. Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E., Hagelin, S., Stoesz, J.
Study of winter 2005 Antarctica polar vortex, 3rd ARENA Conference - An astronomical observatory at Concordia (Dome C, Antarctica), 11-15 May 2009, Frascati, Rome, Italy, EAS Publications Series,  40, 103

59. Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Hagelin, S., Stoesz, J., Le Moigne, P., Noilhan, J.
Optical Turbulence above the Internal Antarctic Plateau, 3rd ARENA Conference - An astronomical observatory at Concordia (Dome C, Antarctica), 11-15 May 2009, Frascati, Rome, Italy, EAS Publications Series, 40, 55

58. Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E., Hagelin, S., Stoesz, J.Numerical simulations of optical turbulence at low and high resolution in Antarctica with a mesoscale model, 3rd ARENA Conference - An astronomical observatory at Concordia (Dome C, Antarctica), 11-15 May 2009, Frascati, Rome, Italy, EAS Publications Series40, 97

57.
Hagelin, S., 
Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Stoesz, J.
Comparison of the atmosphere above South Pole, Dome C and Dome A: first attempt, 3rd ARENA Conference - An astronomical observatory at Concordia (Dome C, Antarctica), 11-15 May 2009, Frascati, Rome, Italy
,
EAS Publications Series, 40, 85

56.  Masciadri, E.
Report on the Conference "Optical Turbulence - Astronomy meets Meteorology" , ESO Newsletter "The Messanger", December 2008, 134, 53  

55. Le Moigne, P., Noilhan, J., Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Pietroni, I.
Adaptation of the forse restore ISBA model to polar conditions, Optical Turbulence - Astronomy meets Meteorology, Alghero, 15-18 September 2008, Ed. E. Masciadri & M. Sarazin, Publ. Imperial College Press, 165

54. Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Stoesz, J., Hagelin, S.
ForOT: a new approach for the optical turbulence forecasts studies applied to the ground-based astronomy, Optical Turbulence - Astronomy meets Meteorology, Alghero, 15-18 September 2008, Ed. E. Masciadri & M. Sarazin, Publ. Imperial College Press, 184

53. Masciadri, E., Stoesz, J., Hagelin, S., Lascaux, F., Egner, S.
HVR-GS at Mt. Graham: optical turbulence vertical distribution at standard and high resolution, Optical Turbulence - Astronomy meets Meteorology, Alghero, 15-18 September 2008, Ed. E. Masciadri & M. Sarazin, Publ. Imperial College Press, 34

52. Hagelin, S., Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Stoesz, J.
Comparison of the atmosphere above South Pole, Dome C and Dome A: first attempt, Optical Turbulence - Astronomy meets Meteorology, Alghero, 15-18 September 2008, Ed. E. Masciadri & M. Sarazin, Publ. Imperial College Press, 240

51. Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E., Hagelin, S., Stoesz, J.,
Numerical simulations of the wintertime optical turbulence in Antarctica with the mesoscale model Meso-Nh, Optical Turbulence - Astronomy meets Meteorology, Alghero, 15-18 September 2008, Ed. E. Masciadri & M. Sarazin, Publ. Imperial College Press, 208

50. Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E., Hagelin, S., Stoesz, J.
The Antarctic Polar Vortex: study of winter 2005, Optical Turbulence - Astronomy meets Meteorology, Alghero, 15-18 September 2008, Ed. E. Masciadri & M. Sarazin, Publ. Imperial College Press, 366

49. Hagelin, S., Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Stoesz, J.
Comparison of the atmosphere above South Pole, Dome C and Dome A: first attempt, Proc. SPIE, 7012, 70124A, 2008

48. Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E., Hagelin, S., Stoesz, J.
Meso-Nh simulations of the atmospheric flow above the Internal Antarctic Plateau, Proc. SPIE, 7012, 70124D, 2008

47.
Stoesz, J., Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Hagelin, S.
G-Scidar measurements of the optical turbulence at Mt. Graham with standard and high vertical resolution, Proc. SPIE, 7012, 70121W, 2008

46.
Stoesz, J., Masciadri, E., Hagelin, S., Lascaux, F.
Wide-field performances gradient at a mid-latitude site and at Dome C, Proc. SPIE, 7012, 70124C, 2008

45.
Rabien, S., Ageorges, N., Angel, R., Brusa, G., Brynnel, J., Busoni, L., Davies, R., Deysenroth, M., Esposito, S., Gaessler, W., Genzel, R., Green, R., Haug, M., Lloyd-Hart, M, Holzl, E., Masciadri, E., Pogge, R., Quirrenbach, A., Rademaker, M, Rix, H.W., Salinari, P., Schwab, T., Stalcup, T., Storm, J., Thiel, M., Weigelt, G., Ziegleder, J.
The Laser Star Guide Program for LBT, Proc. SPIE, 7015, 701515, 2008

44.
Sánchez, L. J., Avila, R., Agabi, A., Azouit, M., Cuevas, S., Cruz, D. X., Cruz-González, I., Garfias, F., González, S. I., Harris, O., Masciadri, E., Orlov, V. G., Vernin, J., Ruelas-Mayorga, A., Voitsekhovich, V. V.,
Surface layer seeing at San Pedro Martir revisited, RMxAC, 31, 93, Astronomical Sites Evaluation, San Pedro Martir, March 13-15, 2007

43. Avila, R., Sanchez, L.J., Ibanez, F., Vernin, J., Masciadri, E., Azouit, M., Agabi, K., Cuevas, S.
Optical Turbulence and Wind Profiles at San Pedro Martir with the G-Scidar, RMxAC, 31, 71, Astronomical Sites Evaluation, San Pedro Martir, March 13-15, 2007

42.
Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E., Stoesz, J., Hagelin, S.
Mesoscale simulations above Antarctica with Meso-Nh model to characterize potential astronomical sites, ARENA Site Testing Meeting, Rome, 11-13 June 2007

41. Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Stoesz, J., Hagelin, S.
Dome C for optical astronomy - A new site testing approach, ARENA Site Testing Meeting, Rome, 11-13 June 2007

40. Masciadri, E.
Optical Turbulence simulations with meso-scale models-Towards a new ground-based astronomy era, Symposium on Seeing, Kona-Hawaii, 20-22 March 2007

39. Lascaux, F., Masciadri, E., Stoesz, J., Hagelin, S.
Mesoscale simulations above Antarctica for astronomical applications: first approaches, Symposium on Seeing, Kona-Hawaii, 20-22 March 2007

38. Stoesz, J., Masciadri, E., Lascaux, F., Hagelin, S.
The widest contiguous field of view at selected sites, Symposium on Seeing, Kona-Hawaii, 20-22 March 2007

37. Egner, S., Masciadri, E., Mc Kenna, D.
Generalized Scidar Measurements at Mt. Graham, Symposium on Seeing, Kona-Hawaii, 20-22 March 2007

36. Masciadri E., Lascaux F., Stoesz J., Hagelin S., Geissler, K.
A different "glance" to the site testing above Dome C, Roscoff  ARENA Workshop 15-20 October 2006, EAS Publications Series, 25, 57

35.  Masciadri E.
Optical Turbulence Forecast: towards a new era of the ground-based astronomy, Proc. SPIE Orlando 2006, Ground-based and Airbone Telescopes, 62671C

34.
Geissler, K. & Masciadri E.
Meteorologic parameters analysis above Dome C made with ECMWF data, Proc. SPIE Orlando 2006, Ground-based and Airbone Telescopes, 626719

33.
Biller B., Close L., Masciadri E., Lenzen R., Brandner W., M., McCarthy, D., henning, Th., Nielsen, E., Hartung, M., Kellner, S., Geissler, K., Kasper, M.
Contrast limits with Simultaneous Differential Extrasolar Planet Imager (SDI) at the VLT and MMT, Proc.
SPIE Orlando 2006, Advances in Adaptive Optics,  627229

32. Egner S., Masciadri, E., McKenna, D., Herbst, T., Gaessler, W.
G-Scidar measurements on Mt. Graham - Recent results, Proc. SPIE Orlando 2006, Advances in Adaptive Optics, 627257

31. Egner S., Masciadri, E., McKenna, D., Herbst, T.
Beyond conventional G-Scidar - The ground layer in high vertical resolution, Proc. SPIE Orlando 2006, Advances in Adaptive Optics, 627256

30. Biller B., Close L., Masciadri E., Lenzen R., Brandner W., McCarthy D., Henning Th., Nielsen E., Hartung M.
A survey of close, young stars with SDI at VLT and MMT, 
IAU Colloquium - Direct Imaging of Exoplanets: Science and Technique, 3-7 October Nice 2005, 53, 2006, Cambridge University Press, 53, 2006

29. Masciadri E., Geissler K., Kellner S., Brandner W., Henning Th., Mundt R., Close L., Biller B., Raga A.
Ground-based direct imaging of extra-solar planets supported by AO, IAU Colloquium - Direct Imaging of Exoplanets: Science and Technique, 3-7 October 2005, Nice, Cambridge University Press, 501, 2006

28. Masciadri E., Mundt R., Henning Th., Alvarez C., Barrado y Navascues D.
Searching for massive extrasolar planets around young and nearby stars: from NACO to CHEOPS, Low-mass stars and Brown Dwarfs:IMF accretion and activity, Volterra 10/2004, Memorie della Societa' Astronomica Italiana, 76, 416

27. Berton A., Gratton R., Feldt M., Desidera S., Masciadri E., Turatto M., Claudi R., Piotto G., Pernechele C., Antichichi J.
Simulations of Exo-PLanets detection obtained with a high-contrast imaging instrument: CHEOPS, Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation 2004, Proc. SPIE, 5490, 672, 2004

26. Berton A., Kellner S., Feldt M., Masciadri E., Lenzen R., Brandner W., Hartung M., Gratton R.
Simulations versus observations obtained with Simultaneous Differential Imaging, Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation 2004, Proc. SPIE, 5490, 661, 2004

25. Masciadri E., Feldt M., Hippler S.
Scintillation effects on a high-contrast imaging instrument for a direct detection of exo-planets, Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation 2004, Proc. SPIE, 5490, 483, 2004

24. Masciadri E. & Egner S.
First complete seasonal variation study of the 3D optical turbulence above San Pedro Martir Observatory, Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation 2004, Proc. SPIE, 5490, 818, 2004

23. Masciadri E., Mundt R., Alvarez C., Henning Th., Brandner W., Barrado y Navascues D., Neuhauser R.
Hot massive planets around nearby young stars - a search with NACO at the VLT, ESO Workshop - Science with the Adaptive Optics, 9/2003, Proceedings of the ESO Workshop, Ed. W. Brandner & M. Kasper, Springler, 387

22. Masciadri E., Mundt. R., Alvarez C., Henning Th., Bailer-Jones C., Lamm M., Barrado-Navascues D., Harayama Y.
A search for hot massive planets around nearby young stars with NACO, IAP Congress, Exo-planets: today and tomorrow, 30/6-4/7 2003, ASP Conference Proceedings, 2004, 123

21. Velazquez P., Raga A., Canto J., Masciadri E., Rodriguez L.F.
Simulated X-ray emission from the Arches cluster, Astron. Nachr., AN, 324, 279, 2003

20. de Gouveia Dal Pino E.M., Raga A., Cerqueira A.H., Masciadri E.
Numerical simulations of young stellar jets: from tenth to parsec scales, IAU Workshop - Ouro Preto, April 5-20, 2003, Astrophysics and Space Science Library, Ed. J. Lepine & J. Gregorio-Hatem, Kluwer Academic Publsihers, 299, 303

19. Masciadri E. & Raga A.
Herbig-Haro from orbital sources, RMxAC, 15, 140, 2003

18. Masciadri E., Avila R., Sanchez L., Cuevas S., Garfias F., Agabi A., Azouit M., Vernin J.
3D optical turbulence charcaterization at San Pedro Martir, RMxAC, 19, 63, 2003

17. Avila R., Ibanez F., Vernin J., Masciadri E., Sanchez L., Azouit M., Agabi A., Cuevas S., Garfias F.
Optical turbulence and wind profiles at San Pedro Martir, RMxAC, 19, 11, 2003

16. Sanchez L., Cruz D.X., Avila R., Agabi A., Azouit M., Cuevas S., Garfias F., Gonzales S.I., Harris O., Masciadri E., Orlov V., Vernin J., Voitsekhovich V.
Contribution of the surface layer to the seeing at San Pedro Martir : simultaneous microthermal and DIMM measurements
, RMxAC, 19, 23, 2003

15. Masciadri E.
A meso-scale atmospherical model for a 3D optical turbulence characterization in astronomy, Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation 2002, Proc. SPIE
, 4839, 801, 2003

14. Avila, Masciadri E., Sanchez L., Vernin J., Raga A.
Vertical distribution of temporal correlation of optical turbulence, Astronomical telescopes and Instrumentations 2002, Proc. SPIE, 4839, 792, 2003

13. Masciadri E., Avila R., Sanchez L.J.
3D optical turbulence charcaterization for the new class of adaptive optics techniques, Beyond Conventional Adaptive Optics Conference, Venise, Italy, (7-10/5/2001), 361

12.  Masciadri E.
What can Meteorological numerical models do for the astronomers ? , Astronomical sites evaluations in the Visible and Radio Range ,  Marrakech, Marocco (13-17/11/2000) - Invited Talk, ASP Conference Proceedings, Ed. J. Vernin, Z. Benkhaldoun and C. Munoz-Tunon, 2002, 288

11.  Masciadri E.
Progress in the validation of the atmospherical model Meso-Nh adapted to provide 3D maps of optical turbulence , Astronomical sites evaluations in the Visible and Radio Range, Marrakech, Marocco (13-17/11/2000)
, ASP Conference Proceedings, Ed. J. Vernin, Z. Benkhaldoun and C. Munoz-Tunon, 2002, 328

10.  Avila R.,  Vernin, J., Azouit, M., Sanchez, L., Agabi, A., Masciadri,E., Cuevas, S. Garfias, F., Harris, O.
Intensive observig campaign of atmospheric turbulence at San Pedro Martir Observatory, Astronomical sites evaluations in the Visible and Radio Range, Marrakech, Marocco (13-17/11/2000)
, ASP Conference Proceedings, Ed. J. Vernin, Z. Benkhaldoun and C. Munoz-Tunon, 2002, 484

9.  Masciadri E. & Raga A.
3D adaptive grid code simulations of a recent discovered irradiated Herbig-Haro object (HH 505) in the Orion Nebula,  Conference - Emission Lines from jets flows, International Congress, 13-17 November 2000, Islas Mujeres - (Mx)

8. Raga A., Velazquez P., Canto J., Masciadri E.
Modelling the radial velocity and proper motions of Herbig-Haro objects, Conference - Emission Lines from jets flows, International Congress, 13-17, November 2000, Isla Mujeres - Mx,  RMxAC, 79, 2002

7.  Masciadri E.
A non-hydrostatic meteorological model (Meso-Nh) applied to the high angular resolution in astronomy: 3D characterization and forecasting of the optical turbulence, 4th UNAM-Cray Supercomputing Conference  - World Scientific, 2000, 40-48

6.  Masciadri E., Bougeault P., Vernin J., Angeles F.
3D mapping of the optical turbulence around the San Pedro Martir site using the numerical model Meso-Nh. Perspectives for a flexible-scheduling application,  Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation 2000, Proc. SPIE Congress, March 2000, 4006, 1137-1147

5. Avila R., VerninJ., Masciadri E.
Whole Atmosphere turbulence profiling with Generalized Scidar at the NOT, Astrophysics with the NOT, Turku, August 12-15, 1998, 76, Hannu Karttunen and Vilppu Piirola Pikkio Editors

4.  Masciadri E., Vernin J., Bougeault P.
Seeing prevision - A possible application to the TNG Telescope at La Palma , Proc. of Conf: The Three Galileos: The man, The spacecraft, The Telescope, Padova - Italy 7-10 Jenuary, 389-392, Kluwer Academic Publishers (1997)

3.  Masciadri E., Vernin J., Bougeault P.
Feasibility study of seeing prevision using Meso-Nh meteorological model: final report,  VLT Technical Report, UNI--17400-004, December 1997

2.  Masciadri E., Vernin J., Bougeault P.
Feasibility study of seeing prevision using Meso-Nh meteorological model: a progress report ,  VLT Technical Report, UNI--17400-000, March 1997

1.  Bougeault P. &  Masciadri E.
Simulation Numerique de la Campagne NOT 1995: Rapport Technique Final, Convention ONERA 22.988/DA.B1/DC,  (1998)

Reports

10. Masciadri,
E., Lascaux, F., Fini, L.
"
MOSE: MOdeling Sites ESO" - Phase B", October 2015, 160 pp.

9. Masciadri E.
, Lascaux, F., Fini, L.
"MOSE: MOdeling Sites ESO" - Phase A", July 2013, 121 pp.

8.  Masciadri E.
"ForOT Periodic Activity Report: Fourth  Year", Arcetri, Florence, June 2010

7.  Masciadri E.

"ForOT Periodic Activity Report: Third  Year", Arcetri, Florence, June 2009

6.  Masciadri E., Stoesz, J., Lascaux, F., Hagelin, S.
"ARGOS: Preliminary Design Review: Site characterization report", Arcetri, Florence, 2/2/2009

5.  Masciadri E.
"ForOT Mid-Term Review", Arcetri, Florence, October 2008

4.  Masciadri E.
"ForOT Periodic Activity Report: Second  Year", Arcetri, Florence, June 2008

3.  Masciadri E., Stoesz, J., Hagelin, S., Lascaux, F.
"LBT - LGS Phase A - Site characterization",
Arcetri, Florence, 29/2/2008

2.  Masciadri E.
"ForOT Periodic Activity Report: First  Year", Arcetri, Florence, May 2007

1.  Masciadri E.
"OWL Instrument Concept Study T-OWL", contributions in instruments performances and exoplanets science drivers. PI: R. Lenzen,  Heidelberg, MPIA, 10/10/2005