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CWG Publications on ABI Calibration/Validation

    Journal papers


  • Shao, Xi, Francis P. Padula, Changyong Cao, Xiangqian Wu, Fangfang Yu, Aaron Pearlman, Haifeng Qian, Sirish Uprety and Taeyoung Choi, "Validation of geostationary operational environmental satellite-16 advanced baseline imager radiometric calibration with airborne field campaign data and reanalysis of north-south scan data" " Journal of Applied Remote Sensing 16(3), 037501 (2022). doi.org/10.1117/1.JRS.16.037501
  • Vladimir Kondratovich "Method for assessment of the apparent detector stack position in a whisk-broom sensor" Journal of Applied Remote Sensing 16(1), 014523 (2022). doi.org/10.1117/1.JRS.16.014523
  • Fangfang Yu, Xiangqian Wu, Hyelim Yoo, Haifeng Qian, Xi Shao, Zhipeng Wang and Robert lacovazzi "Radiometric calibration accuracy and stability of GOES-16 ABI Infrared radiance" Journal of Applied Remote Sensing 15(4), 048504 (2021). doi.org/10.1117/1.JRS.15.048504
  • Shao, X., X. Wu, F. Yu, and C. Cao "Characterization and monitoring of GOES-16 ABI stray light and comparison with Himawari-8 AHI and GOES-17 ABI" Journal of Applied Remote Sensing 15(1), 017503(2021). doi.org/10.1117/1.JRS.15.017503
  • Mathew M. Gunshor, Timothy J. Schmit, David R. Pogorzala, Scott S. Lindstrom, and James P. Nelson "GOES-R series ABI Imagery artifacts" Journal of Applied Remote Sensing 14(3), 032411 (28 August 2020). doi.org/10.1117/1.JRS.14.032411
  • Wang, Z., X. Wu, F. Yu, J. Fulbright, E. Kline, H. Yoo. T. Schmit, M. Gunshor, M. Coakley, M. Black, D. Lindsey, H. Qian, X. Shao and R. Iacovazzi, "GOES-17 ABI IR on-orbit calibration and characterization under dynamic thermal condition" Journal of Applied Remote Sensing 14(3), 034527 (2020). doi.org/10.1117/1.JRS.14.034527
  • Iacovazzi R., H. Qian, X. Wu, X. Shao, F. Yu, 2020. GOES-16 Advanced Baseline Imager instrument performance monitor, Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 14(1), 016512 (2020). doi.org/10.1117/1.JRS.14.016512
  • Iacovazzi R., and X. Wu, 2020. GOES-16 Advanced Baseline Imager visible near-infrared channel low-light signal-to-noise ratio, Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 14(2), 026502 (2020). doi.org/10.1117/1.JRS.14.026502

  • Conference (Papers/oral/posters)


  • Wu, X., H. Yoo, F. Yu, and H. Qian "Calibration and Validation of EWS-G” 18th Annual Symposium on Operational Environmental Satellite Systems and 102th AMS (virtual), 23-27 Jan. 2022.
  • Yu, F., X. Wu, H. Qian, and J. Fulbright "Calibration Anomaly for GOES-17 ABI Infrared Images before Local Midnight”, Calcon 2021 Meeting (virtual), 2 September 2021.
  • X. Wu, F. Yu, H. Qian, V. Kondratovich, H. Yoo and S. Guo, 2021 "GOES Calibration Website” AMS 2021 Meeting (virtual), 15 January 2021.
  • S. Guo, V. Kondratovich, H. Qian,and X. Wu,, 2021 "Web presentation of CENRAIS monitoring of GOES-R ABI Image Navigation and Registration” AGU (Poster), 15 December 2021.
  • Yu, F., X. Wu, X. Shao, and H. Qian, 2020 "East-West Response versus Scan-angle Performance of GOES-16/17 ABI Solar Reflective Bands” CalCon 2020 Meeting (virtual), 28 September 2020.
  • Qian, H., F. Yu, Wu, X., and H. Yoo "Impact of GOES-17 ABI LHP Anomaly on Its VNIR Calibration” SPIE (virtual),CA. Aug. 2020.
  • Qian, H., F. Yu, Wu, X., V. Kondratovich, S. Guo, and H. Yoo "On-Orbit Calibration Performance Monitoring for GOES-17 ABI” SPIE (Poster),CA. Aug. 2020.
  • Yu, F., X. Wu, H. Yoo, Z. Wang, H. Qian and X. Shao, 2019: "Radiometric calibration performance of GOES-17 Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI)", SPIE , 2019, San Diego, CA, USA, doi:10.1117/12.2531407
  • Yu, F., X. Shao, W. Wu and H. Qian, 2018: "In-orbit response versus scan-angle (RVS) validation for GOES-16 ABI solar reflective bands", SPIE , San Diego, CA, USA, doi:10.1117/12.2322154
  • Qian, H., F. Yu, Wu, X., H. Yoo. Z. Wang and X. Shao "GOES-17 ABI Reflective Channel Radiometric Calibration and Performance” AMS (Poster),MA. Sep. 2019.
  • Yu, F., X. Shao, X. Wu and H. Qian, 2018: "Applications of GOES-16 ABI lunar north-south scans (NSS): detector OOF, blooming and uniformity responses", CALCON , 2018, Logan, UT, USA
  • Yu, F., X. Wu, H. Qian, H. Yoo et al., 2018: "Validation of GOES-16 ABI infrared spatial response uniformity", SPIE 107654 , 2018, San Diego, CA, USA, doi:10/1117/12.2322147
  • Shao, X., X. Wu, C. Cao, S. Uprety, F. Yu, H. Qian, F. Padula, A. Pearlman, T. Choi, B. Barlett, and J. Casey, 2018:"Validation of GOES-16 ABI reflective solar band calibration through reanalysis and comparison with field campaign data", SPIE 10764 , 2018, San Diego,CA, USA, doi:10.1117/12.2323024
  • Qian, H., X. Wu, F. Yu, X. Shao. B. Iacovazzi, Z. Wang and Y. Yoo, 2018: "Detection and characterization of striping in GOES-16 ABI VNIR/IR bands", SPIE 10764, 2018, San Diego, CA, USA, doi:1117/12.2321100
  • Shao, X., X. Wu, F. Yu, 2017: "Straylight performance comparison between Himawari-8 and GOES-16 ABI", IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), July 2017, Fort Wirth, TX, USA, doi:10.119/IGARSS.2017.8126951
  • Yu, F., X. WU, X. Shao, B. Efremova , H. Yoo, H. Qian, and B. Iacovazzi, 2017: "Early radiometric calibration performances of GOES-16 Advanced Baseline Imager", SPIE 10402, Earth Observing Systems XXIII , 2017, San Diego, CA, USA. doi.org/10.1117/12.2275195
  • Qian, H., R. Iacovazzi, X. Wu, B. Efremova, F. Yu and X. Shao "GOES-R ABI Emissive IR Bands Radiometric Performance Monitoring and Trending” Calcon (Presentation),UT. Jul. 2017.

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