CIRA Publications


Shi W. and Wang M., Sea ice properties in the Bohai Sea measured by MODIS-Aqua: 2. Study of sea ice seasonal and interannual variability, Journal of Marine Systems, Volume 95, July 2012, Pages 41-49, ISSN 0924-7963,

Machol J.L., Green J.C., Redmon R., Viereck R. and Newell P., (2012), Evaluation of OVATION prime as a forecast model for visible aurorae, Space Weather, 10, S03005, doi:

Ciesielski P. E., Haertel P. T., Johnson R. H., Wang J. and Loehrer S., 2012: Developing high-quality field program sounding datasets, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 93, 325-336. doi:

Chandrasekar V. and Cifelli R. C., (August 2012): Concepts and principles of rainfall estimation from radar: Multi-sensor environment and data fusion, Indian J. Radio Space, 41 (4), 389-402. ISSN 0367-8393

Uprety S. and Cao C., Radiometric and spectral characterization and comparison of the Antarctic Dome C and Sonoran Desert sites for the calibration and validation of visible and near-infrared radiometers, J. Appl. Remote Sens. 6(1), 063541 (Jul 03, 2012). doi:

Shi W. and Wang M., Sea ice properties in the Bohai Sea measured by MODIS-Aqua: 1. Satellite algorithm development, Journal of Marine Systems, Volume 95, July 2012, Pages 32-40, ISSN 0924-7963,

Chen Y., Han Y. and Weng F., (2012), Comparison of two transmittance algorithms in the Community Radiative Transfer model: Application to AVHRR, J. Geophys. Res., 117, D06206, doi:

Musgrave K., Taft R. K., Vigh J., McNoldy B. D. and Schubert W. H., (2012), Time evolution of the intensity and size of tropical cyclones, J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 4, M08001, doi:

Hong S. -Y., Kanamitsu M, Kim J.-E and Koo M.-S, 2012: Effects of Diurnal Cycle on a Simulated Asian Summer Monsoon, J. Climate, 25, 8394-8408. doi:

Bikos D. E., Lindsey D. T., Otkin J., Sieglaff J., Grasso L. D., Siewart C., Correia J, Coniglio M, Rabin R. M., Kain J. S. and Dembek S, 2012: Synthetic satellite imagery for real-time high resolution model evaluation, Wea. Forecasting, 27, 784-795. doi:

Toth Z., Albers S. C. and Xie Y. F., 2012: Analysis of fine scale weather phenomena, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 93, ES35-ES38. doi:

Chen Y., Weng F., Han Y. and Liu Q., 2012: Planck weighted transmittance and correction of solar reflection for broadband infrared satellite channels, J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 29, 382-396. doi:

Pagowski M. and Grell G. A., (2012), Experiments with the assimilation of fine aerosols using an ensemble Kalman filter, J. Geophys. Res., 117, D21302, doi:

Zhu T., Weng F., Masutani M. and Woollen J. S., (2012), Synthetic radiance simulation and evaluation for a joint OSSE, J. Geophys. Res., 117, D23111, doi:

Goodman S., Gurka J., DeMaria M., Jedlovec G, Schmit T. J., Siewart C., Mostek A. J., Feltz J. M., Gerth J., Brummer R. L., Miller S., Reed B. and Reynolds R. W., 2012: The GOES-R proving ground: Accelerating user readiness for the next generation geostationary environmental satellite, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 93, 1029-1040. doi:

Wang M., Shi W. and Jiang L., Atmospheric correction using near-infrared bands for satellite ocean color data processing in the turbid western Pacific ocean region, Opt. Express 20, 741-753 (2012). doi:

Hamill T.M., Brennan M. J. , Brown B., DeMaria M., Rappaport E. N. and Toth Z., 2012: NOAA's future ensemble-based hurricane forecast products, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 93, 209-220. doi:

Prenni, A. J., P. J. DeMott, A. P. Sullivan, R. C. Sullivan, S. M. Kreidenweis, and D. C. Rogers, (2012), Biomass burning as a potential source for atmospheric ice nuclei: Western wildfires and prescribed burns, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L11805, doi:

Bajaj B and Philips B, Casting the Net - a revolutionary business model for deploying weather radar networks, Meteorological Technology International, August 2012, pp. 106-108

Miller S. D., Elvidge C. D., Mills S, Lee T, Hawkins J. D. and Lindsey D. T., Suomi satellite brings to light a unique frontier of nighttime environmental sensing capabilities, PNAS 2012 109 (39) 15706-15711; doi:

Richter, I., S.-P. Xie, A.T. Wittenberg, and Y. Masumoto, Tropical Atlantic biases and their relation to surface wind stress and terrestrial precipitation, Climate Dynamics, March 2012, Volume 38, Issue 5-6, pp 985-1001 doi:

Miller S. D., Schmidt C.C., Hillger D. W. and Schmit T. J., A case for natural colour imagery from geostationary satellites, and an approximation for the GOES-R ABI, International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol. 33, Iss. 13, 2012, doi:

Shi W. and Wang M., Satellite views of the Bohai Sea, Yellow Sea, and East China Sea, Progress in Oceanography, Volume 104, October 2012, Pages 30-45, ISSN 0079-6611,

Shaman, J., and E. D. Maloney, Shortcomings in climate model simulations of the ENSO-Atlantic hurricane teleconnection, Climate Dynamics, May 2012, Volume 38, Issue 9-10, pp 1973-1988 doi:

Kim J.-E and Hong S.-H, 2012: A global atmospheric analysis data set downscaled from the NCEP-DOE reanalysis, J. Climate, 25, 2527-2534. doi:

Sampson C. R., Schumacher A. B., Knaff J., DeMaria M., Fukada E. M., Sisko C., Roberts D.P., Winters K. and Wilson H.M., 2012: Objective guidance for use in setting tropical cyclone conditions of readiness, Wea. Forecasting, 27, 1052-1060. doi:

Saha K., Ignatov A., Liang X. and Dash P., (2012), Selecting a first-guess sea surface temperature field as input to forward radiative transfer models, J. Geophys. Res., 117, C12001, doi:

Sitkowski, M., J.P. Kossin, C.M. Rozoff, and J.A. Knaff, 2012: Hurricane eyewall replacement cycle thermodynamics and the relict inner eyewall circulation, Mon. Wea. Rev., 140, 4035-4045. doi:

Johnson R. H., Williams S. and Ciesielski P. E., 2012: Legacy atmospheric sounding data set project, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 93, 14-17. doi:

Van Roekel, L. P., and E. D. Maloney, Mixed layer modeling in the east Paci_c warm pool during 2002, Climate Dynamics, June 2012, Volume 38, Issue 11-12, pp 2559-2573 doi:

Rozoff C. M., Nolan D. S., Kossin J. P., Zhang F. and Fang J, 2012: The roles of an expanding wind field and inertial stability in tropical cyclone secondary eyewall formation, J. Atmos. Sci., 69, 2621-2643. doi:

Sobel A. H. and Maloney E. D., 2012: An idealized semi-empirical framework for modeling the Madden-Julian oscillation, J. Atmos. Sci., 69, 1691-1705.

DeMaria M., DeMaria R. T., Knaff J. and Molenar D. A., 2012: Tropical cyclone lighting and rapid intensity change, Mon. Wea. Rev., 140, 1828-1842. doi:

Wang M., Nim C, Son S and Shi W., Characterization of Turbidity in Florida Lake Okeechobee and Caloosahatchee and St. Lucie Estuaries Using MODIS-Aqua Measurements, Water Research, Volume 46, Issue 16, 15 October 2012, Pages 5410-5422, ISSN 0043-1354, doi:

Lim S., Cifelli R. C., Chandrasekar V. and Matrosov S. Y., 2012: Precipitation Classification and Quantification Using X-Band Dual-Polarization Weather Radar: Application in the Hydrometeorology Testbed, J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 30, 2108-2120. doi:


Hillger D. W., Grasso L. D., Miller S., Brummer R. L. and DeMaria R. T., Synthetic advanced baseline imager true-color imagery, J. Appl. Remote Sens. 5(1), 053520 (April 26, 2011). doi:

Landu K. and Maloney E. D., Understanding intraseasonal variability in an aquaplanet GCM, J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, Vol. 89 (2011) No. 3 P 195-210, doi:

Wang N. and Li J., Geometric properties of the icosahedral-hexagonal grid on the two-sphere, SIAM J. Sci. Comput., 33(5), 2536-2559, doi:

Hannah W. M. and Maloney E. D., 2011: The role of moisture-convection feedbacks in simulating the Madden-Julian oscillation, J. Climate, 24, 2754-2770. doi:

Hale R. C., Gallo K. P., Tarpley D. and Yu Y., (2011), Characterization of in situ locations for calibration/validation of satellite-derived land surface temperature data, Remote Sensing Letters, 2:1, 41-50, doi:

Chen Y., Han Y., Liu Q., van Delst P. and Weng F., 2011: Community Radiative Transfer Model for Stratospheric Sounding Unit, J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 28, 767-778. doi:

Benedict J. and Randall D., 2011: Impacts of idealized air-sea coupling on Madden-Julian Oscillation structure in the super-parameterized CAM, J. Atmos. Sci., 68, 1990-2008. doi:

Jones D., Ito T. and Lovenduski N., (2011), The transient response of the Southern Ocean pycnocline to changing atmospheric winds, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L15604, doi:

Jankov I, Grasso L. D., Sengupta M., Neiman P.J., Zupanski D., Zupanski M., Lindsey D. T., Hillger D. W., Birkenheuer D. L., Brummer R. L. and Yuan H., 2011: An evaluation of five WRF-ARW microphysics schemes using synthetic GOES imagery for an atmospheric river event affecting the California coast, J. Hydrometeor, 12, 618-633. doi:

Yu W., Han W., Gochis D., Maloney E. D. and Xie Shang-Ping, (2011), Observations of eastward propagation of atmospheric intraseasonal oscillations from the Pacific to the Atlantic, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D02101, doi:

Grasso L. D. and Lindsey D. T., An example of the use of synthetic 3.9 um GOES-12 imagery for two-moment microphysical evaluation, International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol. 32, Iss. 8, 2011, doi:

Sampson C. R., Kaplan J., Knaff J., DeMaria M. and Sisko C., 2011: A deterministic rapid internsification aid, Wea. Forecasting, 26, 579-585. doi:

Saide P. E. , Carmichael G. R., Spak S. N., Gallardo L., Osses A. E., Mena-Carrasco M. A. and Pagowski M., Forecasting urban PM10 and PM2.5 pollution episodes in very stable nocuturnal conditions and complex terrain using WRF-Chem CO tracer model, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 45, Issue 16, May 2011, Pages 2769-2780, ISSN 1352-2310,

Cifelli R. C., Chandrasekar V., Lim S., Kennedy P. C., Wang Y. P. and Rutledge S. A., 2011: A new dual-polarization radar rainfall algorithm: Application in Colorado precipitation events, J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 28, 352-364. doi:

Shi W., Wang M., Li X. and Pichel W., Ocean sand ridge signatures in the Bohai Sea observed by satellite ocean color and synthetic aperture radar measurements, Remote Sensing of Environment, Volume 115, Issue 8, 15 August 2011, Pages 1926-1934, ISSN 0034-4257,