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JPSS Team Publications

Annual lists of research publications from all the STAR JPSS teams are listed below. STAR author names are highlighted, and each paper is linked to its abstract or complete version where available.


Calendar Year 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 YTD Totals
Journal Articles 19 29 36 35 34 2 155

2017: 2

Chen, Y., Han, Y., & Weng, F. Z. (2017). Characterization of Long-Term Stability of Suomi NPP Cross-Track Infrared Sounder Spectral Calibration. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 55(2), 1147-1159. [10.1109/tgrs.2016.2620438]

Wang, D. D., Liang, S. L., Zhou, Y., He, T., & Yu, Y. Y. (2017). A New Method for Retrieving Daily Land Surface Albedo from VIIRS Data. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 55(3), 1765-1775. [10.1109/tgrs.2016.2632624]


2016: 34

Choi, T., Shao, X., Cao, C., & Weng, F. (2016). Radiometric Stability Monitoring of the Suomi NPP Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Reflective Solar Bands Using the Moon. Remote Sensing, 8(1). [10.3390/rs8010015]

Datla, R., Shao, X., Cao, C., & Wu, X. (2016). Comparison of the Calibration Algorithms and SI Traceability of MODIS, VIIRS, GOES, and GOES-R ABI Sensors. Remote Sensing, 8(2). [10.3390/rs8020126]

Fu, D. J., Bowman, K. W., Worden, H. M., Natraj, V., Worden, J. R., Yu, S. S., Veefkind, P., Aben, I., Landgraf, J., Strow, L., & Han, Y. (2016). High-Resolution Tropospheric Carbon Monoxide Profiles Retrieved from CrIS and Tropomi. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 9(6), 2567-2579. [10.5194/amt-9-2567-2016]

Gladkova, I., Ignatov, A., Shahriar, F., Kihai, Y., Hillger, D., & Petrenko, B. (2016). Improved VIIRS and MODIS SST Imagery. Remote Sensing, 8(1), 79. [10.3390/rs8010079]

Han, Y., Weng, F. Z., Zou, X. L., Yang, H., & Scott, D. (2016). Characterization of Geolocation Accuracy of Suomi NPP Advanced Technology Microwave Sounder Measurements. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 121(9), 4933-4950. [10.1002/2015jd024278]

Hillger, D., Kopp, T., Seaman, C., Miller, S., Lindsey, D., Stevens, E., Solbrig, J., Straka, W., III, Kreller, M., Kuciauskas, A., & Terborg, A. (2016). User Validation of VIIRS Satellite Imagery. Remote Sensing, 8(1). [10.3390/rs8010011]

Huang, J. F., Kondragunta, S., Laszlo, I., Liu, H. Q., Remer, L. A., Zhang, H., Superczynski, S., Ciren, P., Holben, B. N., & Petrenko, M. (2016). Validation and Expected Error Estimation of Suomi-NPP VIIRS Aerosol Optical Thickness and Angstrom Exponent with AERONET. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 121(12), 7139-7160. [10.1002/2016jd024834]

Jing, X., Shao, X., Cao, C., Fu, X., & Yan, L. (2016). Comparison between the Suomi-NPP Day-Night Band and DMSP-OLS for Correlating Socio-Economic Variables at the Provincial Level in China. Remote Sensing, 8(1). [10.3390/rs8010017]

Lee, S., & Cao, C. (2016). Suomi NPP VIIRS Day/Night Band Stray Light Characterization and Correction Using Calibration View Data. Remote Sensing, 8(2). [10.3390/rs8020138]

Liang, X. M., Ignatov, A., Kramar, M., & Yu, F. F. (2016). Preliminary Inter-Comparison between AHI, VIIRS and MODIS Clear-Sky Ocean Radiances for Accurate SST Retrievals. Remote Sensing, 8(3), 203. [10.3390/rs8030203]

Liu, Y. H., Key, J., & Mahoney, R. (2016). Sea and Freshwater Ice Concentration from VIIRS on Suomi NPP and the Future JPSS Satellites. Remote Sensing, 8(6). [10.3390/rs8060523]

Meng, F., Xin, J. Y., Cao, C. Y., Shao, X., Shan, B. Y., & Xiao, Q. F. (2016). Seasonal Variations in Aerosol Optical Thickness over Eastern China Determined from VIIRS Data and Ground Measurements. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 37(8), 1868-1880. [10.1080/01431161.2016.1163750]

Obata, K., Miura, T., Yoshioka, H., Huete, A. R., & Vargas, M. (2016). Spectral Cross-Calibration of VIIRS Enhanced Vegetation Index with MODIS: A Case Study Using Year-Long Global Data. Remote Sensing, 8(1). [10.3390/rs8010034]

Qiu, S., Shao, X., Cao, C. Y., & Uprety, S. (2016). Feasibility Demonstration for Calibrating Suomi-National Polar-Orbiting Partnership Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite Day/Night Band Using Dome C and Greenland under Moon Light. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 10. [10.1117/1.Jrs.10.016024]

Shao, X., Cao, C., & Liu, T.-C. (2016). Spectral Dependent Degradation of the Solar Diffuser on Suomi-NPP VIIRS Due to Surface Roughness-Induced Rayleigh Scattering. Remote Sensing, 8(3). [10.3390/rs8030254]

Sun, J., Xiong, X., Waluschka, E., & Wang, M. (2016). Suomi National Polar-Orbiting Partnership Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite Polarization Sensitivity Analysis. Appl Opt, 55(27), 7645-7658. [10.1364/AO.55.007645]

Sun, J. Q., & Wang, M. H. (2016). VIIRS Reflective Solar Bands Calibration Progress and Its Impact on Ocean Color Products. Remote Sensing, 8(3). [10.3390/rs8030194]

Uprety, S., & Cao, C. Y. (2016). Radiometric Comparison of 1.6-Mu M CO2 Absorption Band of Greenhouse Gases Observing Satellite (GOSAT) TANSO-FTS with Suomi-NPP VIIRS SWIR Band. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 33(7), 1443-1453. [10.1175/Jtech-D-15-0157.1]

Uprety, S., Cao, C. Y., & Blonski, S. (2016). Retrospective Analysis of Suomi NPP VIIRS Radiometric Bias for Reflective Solar Bands Due to Operational Calibration Changes. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 37(22), 5472-5489. [10.1080/01431161.2016.1234728]

Wang, M. H., & Son, S. (2016). VIIRS-Derived Chlorophyll-a Using the Ocean Color Index Method. Remote Sensing of Environment, 182, 141-149. [10.1016/j.rse.2016.05.001]

Wang, W., & Cao, C. (2016). Monitoring the NOAA Operational VIIRS RSB and DNB Calibration Stability Using Monthly and Semi-Monthly Deep Convective Clouds Time Series. Remote Sensing, 8(1). [10.3390/rs8010032]

Wang, Z., & Cao, C. Y. (2016). Assessing the Effects of Suomi NPP VIIRS M15/M16 Detector Radiometric Stability and Relative Spectral Response Variation on Striping. Remote Sensing, 8(2). [10.3390/rs8020145]

Weng, F., & Yang, H. (2016). Validation of ATMS Calibration Accuracy Using Suomi NPP Pitch Maneuver Observations. Remote Sensing, 8(4). [10.3390/rs8040332]

Wu, A. S., Xiong, X. X., Cao, C. Y., & Chiang, K. F. (2016). Assessment of SNPP VIIRS Vis/Nir Radiometric Calibration Stability Using Aqua MODIS and Invariant Surface Targets. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 54(5), 2918-2924. [10.1109/tgrs.2015.2508379]

Xiao, Q., Zhang, H., Choi, M., Li, S., Kondragunta, S., Kim, J., Holben, B., Levy, R. C., & Liu, Y. (2016). Evaluation of VIIRS, GOCI, and MODIS Collection 6aod Retrievals against Ground Sunphotometer Observations over East Asia. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 16(3), 1255-1269. [10.5194/acp-16-1255-2016]

Yang, H., & Weng, F. Z. (2016). Corrections for on-Orbit ATMS Lunar Contamination. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 54(4), 1918-1924. [10.1109/Tgrs.2015.2490198]

Yang, H., Weng, F. Z., & Anderson, K. (2016). Estimation of ATMS Antenna Emission from Cold Space Observations. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 54(8), 4479-4487. [10.1109/tgrs.2016.2542526]

You, Y., Wang, N.-Y., Ferraro, R., & Meyers, P. (2016). A Prototype Precipitation Retrieval Algorithm over Land for ATMS. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 17(5), 1601-1621. [10.1175/jhm-d-15-0163.1]

Yu, F., & Wu, X. (2016). Radiometric Inter-Calibration between Himawari-8 Ahi and S-NPP VIIRS for the Solar Reflective Bands. Remote Sensing, 8(3). [10.3390/rs8030165]

Zhang, H., Kondragunta, S., Laszlo, I., Liu, H. Q., Remer, L. A., Huang, J. F., Superczynski, S., & Ciren, P. (2016). An Enhanced VIIRS Aerosol Optical Thickness (Aot) Retrieval Algorithm over Land Using a Global Surface Reflectance Ratio Database. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 121(18), 10717-10738. [10.1002/2016jd024859]

Zhang, R., Huang, C., Zhan, X., Dai, Q., & Song, K. (2016). Development and Validation of the Global Surface Type Data Product from S- NPP VIIRS. Remote Sensing Letters, 7(1), 51-60. [10.1080/2150704x.2015.1101649]

Zhou, D. K., Liu, X., Larar, A. M., Tian, J. L., Smith, W. L., Kizer, S. H., Wu, W., Liu, Q. H., & Goldberg, M. D. (2016). First Suomi NPP Cal/Val Campaign: Intercomparison of Satellite and Aircraft Sounding Retrievals. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 9(9), 4037-4046. [10.1109/Jstars.2016.2516765]

Zhou, L. H., Divakarla, M., & Liu, X. P. (2016). An Overview of the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) Science Data Product Calibration and Validation. Remote Sensing, 8(2). [10.3390/rs8020139]

Zhou, Y., Wang, D., Liang, S., Yu, Y., & He, T. (2016). Assessment of the Suomi NPP VIIRS Land Surface Albedo Data Using Station Measurements and High -Resolution Albedo Maps. Remote Sensing, 8(2). [10.3390/rs8020137]


2015: 35

Arnone, R., Vandermeulen, R., Ignatov, A., & Cayula, J. F. (2015). Seasonal Trends of ACSPO VIIRS SST Product Characterized by the Differences in Orbital Overlaps for Various Water Types. Ocean Sensing and Monitoring Vii, 9459. [10.1117/12.2179731]

Bai, Y., Cao, C., & Shao, X. (2015). Assessment of Scan-Angle Dependent Radiometric Bias of Suomi-NPP VIIRS Day/Night Band from Night Light Point Source Observations. Earth Observing Systems XX, 9607. [10.1117/12.2187119]

Blonski, S., & Cao, C. (2015). VIIRS Reflective Solar Bands Calibration Reprocessing. 2015 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 3906-3909. [10.1109/IGARSS.2015.7326678]

Blonski, S., & Cao, C. Y. (2015). Suomi NPP VIIRS Reflective Solar Bands Operational Calibration Reprocessing. Remote Sensing, 7(12), 16131-16149. [10.3390/rs71215823]

Cao, C., Zong, Y., Bai, Y., & Shao, X. (2015). Preliminary Study for Improving the VIIRS DNB Low Light Calibration Accuracy with Ground Based Active Light Source. Earth Observing Systems Xx, 9607. [10.1117/12.2187580]

Chen, Y. & Han, Y. (2015). Evaluation of Different Calibration Approaches for S-NPP Cris Full Spectral Resolution SDR Processing. 2015 Ieee International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (Igarss), 2127-2130. [10.1109/IGARSS.2015.7326223]

Chen, Y., Weng, F., & Han, Y. (2015). SI Traceable Algorithm for Characterizing Hyperspectral Infrared Sounder CrIS Noise. Appl Opt, 54(26), 7889-7894. [10.1364/AO.54.007889]

Choi, T., Cao, C., & Weng, F. (2015). Analysis of VIIRS TEB Noise Using Solar Diffuser Measurements.Conference on Earth Observing Systems XX, 9607. [10.1117/12.2188386]

Das, B., Wolf, W., Flynn, L., Caponi, M., Beck, T., Zhang, Z., & Niu, J. (2015). Testing and Integration of JPSS Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite (OMPS) Algorithms Using the Algorithm Development Library (ADL). 2015 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 4897-4900. [10.1109/IGARSS.2015.7326929]

Gladkova, I., Kihai, Y., Ignatov, A., Shahriar, F., & Petrenko, B. (2015). SST Pattern Test in ACSPO Clear-Sky Mask for VIIRS. Remote Sensing of Environment, 160, 87-98. [10.1016/j.rse.2015.01.003]

Huff, A. K., Kondragunta, S., Zhang, H., & Hoff, R. M. (2015). Monitoring the Impacts of Wildfires on Forest Ecosystems and Public Health in the Exo-Urban Environment Using High-Resolution Satellite Aerosol Products from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS). Environ Health Insights, 9(Suppl 2), 9-18. [10.4137/ehi.s19590]

Kogan, F., Goldberg, M., Schott, T., & Guo, W. (2015). Suomi NPP/VIIRS: Improving Drought Watch, Crop Loss Prediction, and Food Security. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 36(21), 5373-5383. [10.1080/01431161.2015.1095370]

Koner, P. K., & Harris, A. (2015). The Proof of Concept for Profiles Retrievals from CrIS Radiances Using a Deterministic Method. 2015 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 3925-3928. [10.1109/IGARSS.2015.7326683]

Kongoli, C., Meng, H., Dong, J., & Ferraro, R. (2015). A Snowfall Detection Algorithm over Land Utilizing High-Frequency Passive Microwave Measurements-Application to ATMS. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 120(5), 1918-1932. [10.1002/2014jd022427]

Lee, S., & Cao, C. (2015). JPSS-1 VIIRS Prelaunch RSB/DNB RVS Characterization and Water Vapor Correction. Earth Observing Systems XX, 9607. [10.1117/12.2196148]

Lee, S., Wang, W., & Cao, C. (2015). JPSS-1 VIIRS DNB Nonlinearity and Its Impact on SDR Calibration. Earth Observing Systems XX, 9607. [10.1117/12.2189199]

Liu, Y., Key, J., Tschudi, M., Dworak, R., Mahoney, R., & Baldwin, D. (2015). Validation of the Suomi NPP VIIRS Ice Surface Temperature Environmental Data Record. Remote Sensing, 7(12), 15880. [10.3390/rs71215880]

Liu, Y. L., Yu, Y. Y., Yu, P., Gottsche, F. M., & Trigo, I. F. (2015). Quality Assessment of S-NPP VIIRS Land Surface Temperature Product. Remote Sensing, 7(9), 12215-12241. [10.3390/rs70912215]

Ma, Y., & Zou, X. (2015). Striping Noise Mitigation in ATMS Brightness Temperatures and Its Impact on Cloud LWP Retrievals. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 120(13), 6634-6653. [10.1002/2015jd023162]

Meng, F., Cao, C., & Shao, X. (2015). Spatio-Temporal Variability of Suomi-NPP VIIRS-Derived Aerosol Optical Thickness over China in 2013. Remote Sensing of Environment, 163, 61-69. [10.1016/j.rse.2015.03.005]

Mikelsons, K., Ignatov, A., Bouali, M., & Kihai, Y. (2015). A Fast and Robust Implementation of the Adaptive Destriping Algorithm for SNPP VIIRS and Terra/Aqua MODIS SST. Ocean Sensing and Monitoring Vii, 9459. [10.1117/12.2177036]

Moradi, I., Ferraro, R. R., Eriksson, P., & Weng, F. (2015). Intercalibration and Validation of Observations from ATMS and SAPHIR Microwave Sounders. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 53(11), 5915-5925. [10.1109/tgrs.2015.2427165]

Oudrari, H., McIntire, J., Xiong, X., Butler, J., Lee, S., Lei, N., Schwarting, T., & Sun, J. (2015). Prelaunch Radiometric Characterization and Calibration of the S-NPP VIIRS Sensor. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 53(4), 2195-2210. [10.1109/tgrs.2014.2357678]

Qiu, S., Shao, X., Cao, C., & Wang, W. (2015). Vicarious Validation of Straylight Correction for VIIRS Day/Night Band Using Dome-C. Earth Observing Systems Xx, 9607. [10.1117/12.2188401]

Shabanov, N., Vargas, M., Miura, T., Sei, A., & Danial, A. (2015). Evaluation of the Performance of Suomi NPP VIIRS Top of Canopy Vegetation Indices over AERONET Sites. Remote Sensing of Environment, 162, 29-44. [10.1016/j.rse.2015.02.004]

Shao, X., Cao, C., Liu, T.-c., Zhang, B., Wang, W., & Fung, S. F. (2015). Auroral Activities Observed by SNPP VIIRS Day/Night Band During a Long Period Geomagnetic Storm Event on April 29-30, 2014. Sensors, Systems, and Next-Generation Satellites Xix, 9639. [10.1117/12.2193911]

Sun, J., & Wang, M. (2015). VIIRS Reflective Solar Bands on-Orbit Calibration Using Solar Diffuser and Solar Diffuser Stability Monitor. 2015 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 2143-2146. [10.1109/IGARSS.2015.7326227 ]

Sun, J., & Wang, M. (2015). VIIRS Reflective Solar Bands on-Orbit Calibration Using the Moon. 2015 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 2139-2142. [10.1109/IGARSS.2015.7326226]

Sun, J. Q., & Wang, M. H. (2015). On-Orbit Characterization of the VIIRS Solar Diffuser and Solar Diffuser Screen. [Article]. Applied Optics, 54(2), 236-252. [10.1364/ao.54.000236]

Uprety, S., & Cao, C. (2015). Radiometric Performance Assessment of Suomi NPP VIIRS SWIR Band (2.25 Mu M). Earth Observing Systems XX, 9607. [10.1117/12.2188285]

Uprety, S., & Cao, C. (2015). Suomi NPP VIIRS Reflective Solar Band on-Orbit Radiometric Stability and Accuracy Assessment Using Desert and Antarctica Dome C Sites. Remote Sensing of Environment, 166, 106-115. [10.1016/j.rse.2015.05.021]

Wang, M., Liu, X., Jiang, L., Son, S., Sun, J., Shi, W., Tan, L., Naik, P., Mikelsons, K., Wang, X., & Lance, V. (2015). VIIRS Ocean Color Research and Applications. 2015 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 2911-2914. [10.1109/IGARSS.2015.7326424]

Wang, M., Shi, W., Jiang, L., Liu, X., Son, S., & Voss, K. (2015). Technique for Monitoring Performance of VIIRS Reflective Solar Bands for Ocean Color Data Processing. Optics Express, 23(11), 14446-14460. [10.1364/oe.23.014446]

Wang, W. H., & Cao, C. Y. (2015). DCC Radiometric Sensitivity to Spatial Resolution, Cluster Size, and LWIR Calibration Bias Based on VIIRS Observations. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 32(1), 48-60. [10.1175/Jtech-D-14-00024.1]

Yang, H., Weng, F., & Sun, N. (2015). On-Orbit Antenna Reflector Loss Measurements for Advanced Technology Microwave Sounder (ATMS) Calibration. 2015 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 4754-4756. [10.1109/IGARSS.2015.7326892]


2014: 36

Arnone, R., Vandermeulen, R., Ladner, S. D., Bowers, J., Martinolich, P., Fargion, G., & Ondrusek, M. (2014). Sensitivity of Calibration "Gains" to Ocean Color Processing in Coastal and Open Waters Using Ensembles Members for NPP-VIIRS. Ocean Sensing and Monitoring Vi, 9111. [10.1117/12.2053409]

Bai, Y., Cao, C. Y., Shao, X., & Wang, W. H. (2014). Suomi NPP VIIRS Calibration Knowledge Base for SDR Data Quality Assurance, Anomaly Investigation, and EDR Applications.Earth Observing Missions and Sensors: Development, Implementation, and Characterization III, 9264. [10.1117/12.2069006]

Bouali, M., & Ignatov, A. (2014). Adaptive Reduction of Striping for Improved Sea Surface Temperature Imagery from Suomi National Polar-Orbiting Partnership (S-NPP) Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS). Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 31(1), 150-163. [10.1175/jtech-d-13-00035.1]

Cao, C. Y., & Bai, Y. (2014). Quantitative Analysis of VIIRS DNB Nightlight Point Source for Light Power Estimation and Stability Monitoring. [Article]. Remote Sensing, 6(12), 11915-11935. [10.3390/rs61211915]

Flynn, L., Long, C., Wu, X., Evans, R., Beck, C. T., Petropavlovskikh, I., McConville, G., Yu, W., Zhang, Z., Niu, J., Beach, E., Hao, Y., Pan, C., Sen, B., Novicki, M., Zhou, S., & Seftor, C. (2014). Performance of the Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite (OMPS) Products. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 119(10), 6181-6195. [10.1002/2013jd020467]

Gambacorta, A., Barnet, C., Wolf, W., King, T., Maddy, E., Strow, L., Xiong, X., Nalli, N., & Goldberg, M. (2014). An Experiment Using High Spectral Resolution CrIS Measurements for Atmospheric Trace Gases: Carbon Monoxide Retrieval Impact Study. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 11(9), 1639-1643. [10.1109/lgrs.2014.2303641]

Gladkova, I., Kihai, Y., Ignatov, A., Shahriar, F., & Petrenko, B. (2014). Exploring Pattern Recognition Enhancements to ACSPO Clear-Sky Mask for VIIRS: Potential and Limitations. Ocean Sensing and Monitoring Vi, 9111. [10.1117/12.2053474]

Grotenhuis, M. G., Wu, X., Flynn, L., Beach, E., Niu, J., & Yu, W. (2014). Post-Launch Performance Evaluation of the OMPS Nadir Mapper and Nadir Profiler.Earth Observing Systems XIX, 9218. [10.1117/12.2062204]

Guillevic, P. C., Biard, J. C., Hulley, G. C., Privette, J. L., Hook, S. J., Olioso, A., Goettsche, F. M., Radocinski, R., Roman, M. O., Yu, Y., & Csiszar, I. (2014). Validation of Land Surface Temperature Products Derived from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Using Ground-Based and Heritage Satellite Measurements. Remote Sensing of Environment, 154, 19-37. [10.1016/j.rse.2014.08.013]

Hillger, D., Seaman, C., Liang, C., Miller, S., Lindsey, D., & Kopp, T. (2014). Suomi NPP VIIRS Imagery Evaluation. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 119(11), 6440-6455. [10.1002/2013jd021170]

Hutchison, K. D., Heidinger, A. K., Kopp, T. J., Iisager, B. D., & Frey, R. A. (2014). Comparisons between VIIRS Cloud Mask Performance Results from Manually Generated Cloud Masks of VIIRS Imagery and Caliop-VIIRS Match-Ups. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 35(13), 4905-4922. [10.1080/01431161.2014.932465]

Kopp, T. J., Thomas, W., Heidinger, A. K., Botambekov, D., Frey, R. A., Hutchison, K. D., Iisager, B. D., Brueske, K., & Reed, B. (2014). The VIIRS Cloud Mask: Progress in the First Year of S-NPP toward a Common Cloud Detection Scheme. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 119(5), 2441-2456. [10.1002/2013jd020458]

Ladner, S. D., Arnone, R., Vandermeulen, R., Martinolich, P., Lawson, A., Bowers, J., Crouti, R., Ondrusek, M., & Fargion, G. (2014). Inter-Satellite Comparison and Evaluation of Navy SNPP-VIIRS and MODIS-Aqua Ocean Color Properties. Ocean Sensing and Monitoring Vi, 9111. [10.1117/12.2053060]

Li, H., Sun, D., Yu, Y., Wang, H., Liu, Y., Liu, Q., Du, Y., Wang, H., & Cao, B. (2014). Evaluation of the VIIRS and MODIS Lst Products in an Arid Area of Northwest China. Remote Sensing of Environment, 142, 111-121. [10.1016/j.rse.2013.11.014]

Liang, D., & Weng, F. (2014). Evaluation of the Impact of a New Quality Control Method on Assimilation of CrIS Data in HWRF-GSI.Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2014 IEEE International, 3778-3781. [10.1109/IGARSS.2014.6947306]

Liang, D., & Weng, F. Z. (2014). Evaluation of the Impact of a New Quality Control Method on Assimilation of CrIS Data in HWRF-GSI.2014 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 3778-3781. [10.1109/IGARSS.2014.6947306]

Liu, H. Q., Remer, L. A., Huang, J. F., Huang, H. C., Kondragunta, S., Laszlo, I., Oo, M., & Jackson, J. M. (2014). Preliminary Evaluation of S-NPP VIIRS Aerosol Optical Thickness. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 119(7), 3942-3962. [10.1002/2013jd020360]

Liu, Q., Ignatov, A., Weng, F., & Liang, X. (2014). Removing Solar Radiative Effect from the VIIRS M12 Band at 3.7 Mu M for Daytime Sea Surface Temperature Retrievals. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 31(11), 2522-2529. [10.1175/jtech-d-14-00051.1]

Meng, F., Cao, C. Y., Shao, X., & Shi, Y. G. (2014). Spatial and Temporal Variation of Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS)-Derived Aerosol Optical Thickness over Shandong, China. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 35(16), 6023-6034. [10.1080/01431161.2014.939784]

Petrenko, B., Ignatov, A., Kihai, Y., Stroup, J., & Dash, P. (2014). Evaluation and Selection of SST Regression Algorithms for JPSS VIIRS. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119(8), 4580-4599. [10.1002/2013JD020637]

Roman, M. O., Justice, C., & Csiszar, I. (2014). Land, Cryosphere, and Nighttime Enviromental Products from Suomi NPP VIIRS: Overview and Status. 2014 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 3530-3533. [10.1109/IGARSS.2014.6947244]

Schroeder, W., Oliva, P., Giglio, L., & Csiszar, I. A. (2014). The New VIIRS 375 M Active Fire Detection Data Product: Algorithm Description and Initial Assessment. Remote Sensing of Environment, 143, 85-96. [10.1016/j.rse.2013.12.008]

Seftor, C. J., Jaross, G., Kowitt, M., Haken, M., Li, J., & Flynn, L. E. (2014). Postlaunch Performance of the Suomi National Polar-Orbiting Partnership Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite (OMPS) Nadir Sensors. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119(7), 4413-4428. [10.1002/2013JD020472]

Shao, X., Choi, T., Cao, C. Y., Blonski, S., Wang, W. H., & Bai, Y. (2014). Trending of Suomi-NPP VIIRS Radiometric Performance with Lunar Band Ratio. Earth Observing Missions and Sensors: Development, Implementation, and Characterization III, 9264. [10.1117/12.2068474]

Sun, J., & Wang, M. (2014). VIIRS Reflective Solar Bands on-Orbit Calibration and Performance: A Three-Year Update. Earth Observing Missions and Sensors: Development, Implementation, and Characterization III, 9264. [10.1117/12.2068964]

Sun, J. Q., Wang, M. H., Tan, L. Q., & Jiang, L. D. (2014). An Efficient Approach for VIIRS RDR to SDR Data Processing. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 11(12), 2037-2041. [10.1109/Lgrs.2014.2317553]

Tan, L., Wang, M., Sun, J., & Jiang, L. (2014). VIIRS RDR to SDR Data Processing for Ocean Color EDR.Ocean Remote Sensing and Monitoring from Space, 9261. [10.1117/12.2070555]

Vermote, E., Justice, C., & Csiszar, I. (2014). Early Evaluation of the VIIRS Calibration, Cloud Mask and Surface Reflectance Earth Data Records. Remote Sensing of Environment, 148, 134-145. [10.1016/j.rse.2014.03.028]

Wang, M., Liu, X., Jiang, L., Son, S., Sun, J., Shi, W., Tan, L., Naik, P., Mikelsons, K., Wang, X., & Lance, V. (2014). Evaluation of VIIRS Ocean Color Products.Ocean Remote Sensing and Monitoring from Space, 9261. [10.1117/12.2069251]

Wang, W. H., & Cao, C. Y. (2014). Assessing the VIIRS Rsb Calibration Stability Using Deep Convective Clouds. Earth Observing Missions and Sensors: Development, Implementation, and Characterization III, 9264. [10.1117/12.2068434]

Wang, W. H., & Cao, C. Y. (2014). Monitoring the VIIRS Ocean Color Band Calibration Using the Rayleigh Scattering Method. Earth Observing Missions and Sensors: Development, Implementation, and Characterization III, 9264. [10.1117/12.2068438]

Wang, W. H., Cao, C. Y., Uprety, S., Bai, Y., Padula, F., & Shao, X. (2014). Developing an Automated Global Validation Site Time Series System for VIIRS. Earth Observing Systems Xix, 9218. [10.1117/12.2060430]

Wang, X., Liu, X., Jiang, L., Wang, M., & Sun, J. (2014). VIIRS Ocean Color Data Visualization and Processing with IDL-Based NOAA-SEADAS.Ocean Remote Sensing and Monitoring from Space, 9261. [10.1117/12.2070478]

Wu, X., Liu, Q., Zeng, J., Grotenhuis, M., Qian, H., Caponi, M., Flynn, L., Jaross, G., Sen, B., Buss, R. H., Johnsen, W., Janz, S., Pan, C., Niu, J., Beck, T., Beach, E., Yu, W., Rama Varma Raja, M. K., Stuhmer, D., Cumpton, D., Owen, C., & Li, W.-H. (2014). Evaluation of the Sensor Data Record from the Nadir Instruments of the Ozone Mapping Profiler Suite (OMPS). Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119(10), 6170-6180. [10.1002/2013jd020484]

Zou, X., Weng, F., & Yang, H. (2014). Connecting the Time Series of Microwave Sounding Observations from AMSU to ATMS for Long-Term Monitoring of Climate. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 31(10), 2206-2222. [10.1175/jtech-d-13-00232.1]

Zou, X. L., Lin, L., & Weng, F. Z. (2014). Absolute Calibration of ATMS Upper Level Temperature Sounding Channels Using GPS RO Observations. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 52(2), 1397-1406. [10.1109/tgrs.2013.2250981]


2013: 29

Boukabara, S. A., Garrett, K., Grassotti, C., Iturbide-Sanchez, F., Chen, W., Jiang, Z., Clough, S. A., Zhan, X., Liang, P., Liu, Q., Islam, T., Zubko, V., & Mims, A. (2013). A Physical Approach for a Simultaneous Retrieval of Sounding, Surface, Hydrometeor, and Cryospheric Parameters from SNPP/ATMS. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(22), 12600-12619. [10.1002/2013jd020448]

Cao, C., Xiong, J., Blonski, S., Liu, Q., Uprety, S., Shao, X., Bai, Y., & Weng, F. (2013). Suomi NPP VIIRS Sensor Data Record Verification, Validation, and Long-Term Performance Monitoring. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 118(20), 11,664-611,678. [10.1002/2013jd020418]

Cao, C. Y., Shao, X., & Uprety, S. (2013). Detecting Light Outages after Severe Storms Using the S-NPP/VIIRS Day/Night Band Radiances. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 10(6), 1582-1586. [10.1109/lgrs.2013.2262258]

Gambacorta, A., & Barnet, C. D. (2013). Methodology and Information Content of the NOAA NESDIS Operational Channel Selection for the Cross-Track Infrared Sounder (CrIS). IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 51(6), 3207-3216. [10.1109/tgrs.2012.2220369]

Han, Y., Revercomb, H., Cromp, M., Gu, D., Johnson, D., Mooney, D., Scott, D., Strow, L., Bingham, G., Borg, L., Chen, Y., DeSlover, D., Esplin, M., Hagan, D., Jin, X., Knuteson, R., Motteler, H., Predina, J., Suwinski, L., Taylor, J., Tobin, D., Tremblay, D., Wang, C., Wang, L., Wang, L., & Zavyalov, V. (2013). Suomi NPP CrIS Measurements, Sensor Data Record Algorithm, Calibration and Validation Activities, and Record Data Quality. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(22), 12734-12748. [10.1002/2013jd020344]

Hillger, D., Kopp, T., Lee, T., Lindsey, D., Seaman, C., Miller, S., Solbrig, J., Kidder, S., Bachmeier, S., Jasmin, T., & Rink, T. (2013). First-Light Imagery from Suomi NPP VIIRS. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 94(7), 1019-1029. [10.1175/bams-d-12-00097.1]

Hlaing, S., Harmel, T., Gilerson, A., Foster, R., Weidemann, A., Arnone, R., Wang, M. H., & Ahmed, S. (2013). Evaluation of the VIIRS Ocean Color Monitoring Performance in Coastal Regions. Remote Sensing of Environment, 139(0), 398-414. [10.1016/j.rse.2013.08.013]

Jackson, J. M., Liu, H., Laszlo, I., Kondragunta, S., Remer, L. A., Huang, J., & Huang, H.-C. (2013). Suomi-NPP VIIRS Aerosol Algorithms and Data Products. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(22), 12673-12689. [10.1002/2013jd020449]

Justice, C. O., Roman, M. O., Csiszar, I., Vermote, E. F., Wolfe, R. E., Hook, S. J., Friedl, M., Wang, Z. S., Schaaf, C. B., Miura, T., Tschudi, M., Riggs, G., Hall, D. K., Lyapustin, A. I., Devadiga, S., Davidson, C., & Masuoka, E. J. (2013). Land and Cryosphere Products from Suomi NPP VIIRS: Overview and Status. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(17), 9753-9765. [10.1002/jgrd.50771]

Key, J. R., Mahoney, R., Liu, Y., Romanov, P., Tschudi, M., Appel, I., Maslanik, J., Baldwin, D., Wang, X., & Meade, P. (2013). Snow and Ice Products from Suomi NPP VIIRS. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(23), 12816-12830. [10.1002/2013jd020459]

Liang, X. M., & Ignatov, A. (2013). AVHRR, MODIS, and VIIRS Radiometric Stability and Consistency in SST Bands. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 118(6), 3161-3171. [10.1002/Jgrc.20205]

Liang, X. M., Ignatov, A., & Saha, K. (2013). Monitoring AVHRR-MODIS-VIIRS Radiometric Consistency Using Micros Online near-Real Time System. Radiation Processes in the Atmosphere and Ocean, 1531, 228-231. [10.1063/1.4804748]

Liu, Q., Cao, C., & Weng, F. (2013). Striping in the Suomi NPP VIIRS Thermal Bands through Anisotropic Surface Reflection. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 30(10), 2478-2487. [10.1175/jtech-d-13-00054.1]

Liu, Q. H., Cao, C. Y., & Weng, F. Z. (2013). Assessment of Suomi National Polar-Orbiting Partnership VIIRS Emissive Band Calibration and Inter-Sensor Comparisons. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 6(3), 1737-1748. [10.1109/jstars.2013.2263197]

Miller, S. D., Straka, W., Mills, S. P., Elvidge, C. D., Lee, T. F., Solbrig, J., Walther, A., Heidinger, A. K., & Weiss, S. C. (2013). Illuminating the Capabilities of the Suomi National Polar-Orbiting Partnership (NPP) Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Day/Night Band. Remote Sensing, 5(12), 6717-6766. [10.3390/rs5126717]

Petrenko, B., Ignatov, A., & Kihai, Y. (2013). Evaluation and Selection of SST Regression Algorithms for S-NPP VIIRS. Ocean Sensing and Monitoring V, 8724, 87240V-87240V-87215. [10.1117/12.2017454]

Qin, Z., Zou, X., & Weng, F. (2013). Analysis of ATMS Striping Noise from Its Earth Scene Observations. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(23), 13214-13229. [10.1002/2013jd020399]

Shao, X., Cao, C. Y., & Uprety, S. (2013). Vicarious Calibration of S-NPP/VIIRS Day-Night Band. Earth Observing Systems Xviii, 8866. [10.1117/12.2023412]

Tobin, D., Revercomb, H., Knuteson, R., Taylor, J., Best, F., Borg, L., DeSlover, D., Martin, G., Buijs, H., Esplin, M., Glumb, R., Han, Y., Mooney, D., Predina, J., Strow, L., Suwinski, L., & Wang, L. K. (2013). Suomi-NPP CrIS Radiometric Calibration Uncertainty. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(18), 10589-10600. [10.1002/jgrd.50809]

Uprety, S., Cao, C. Y., Xiong, X. X., Blonski, S., Wu, A. S., & Shao, X. (2013). Radiometric Intercomparison between Suomi-NPP VIIRS and Aqua MODIS Reflective Solar Bands Using Simultaneous Nadir Overpass in the Low Latitudes. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 30(12), 2720-2736. [10.1175/jtech-d-13-00071.1]

Vargas, M., Miura, T., Shabanov, N., & Kato, A. (2013). An Initial Assessment of Suomi NPP VIIRS Vegetation Index EDR. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(22), 12301-12316. [10.1002/2013jd020439]

Walther, A., Heidinger, A. K., & Miller, S. (2013). The Expected Performance of Cloud Optical and Microphysical Properties Derived from Suomi NPP VIIRS Day/Night Band Lunar Reflectance. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(23), 13230-13240. [10.1002/2013jd020478]

Wang, D., Liang, S., He, T., & Yu, Y. (2013). Direct Estimation of Land Surface Albedo from VIIRS Data: Algorithm Improvement and Preliminary Validation. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(22), 12577-12586. [10.1002/2013jd020417]

Wang, L., Tremblay, D. A., Han, Y., Esplin, M., Hagan, D. E., Predina, J., Suwinski, L., Jin, X., & Chen, Y. (2013). Geolocation Assessment for CrIS Sensor Data Records. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(22), 12690-12704. [10.1002/2013jd020376]

Wang, M. H., Liu, X. M., Tan, L. Q., Jiang, L. D., Son, S., Shi, W., Rausch, K., & Voss, K. (2013). Impacts of VIIRS SDR Performance on Ocean Color Products. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(18), 10347-10360. [10.1002/jgrd.50793]

Weng, F. Z., Yang, H., & Zou, X. L. (2013). On Convertibility from Antenna to Sensor Brightness Temperature for ATMS. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 10(4), 771-775. [10.1109/lgrs.2012.2223193]

Zavyalov, V., Esplin, M., Scott, D., Esplin, B., Bingham, G., Hoffman, E., Lietzke, C., Predina, J., Frain, R., Suwinski, L., Han, Y., Major, C., Graham, B., & Phillips, L. (2013). Noise Performance of the CrIS Instrument. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(23), 13108-13120. [10.1002/2013jd020457]

Zou, X., Weng, F., Zhang, B., Lin, L., Qin, Z., & Tallapragada, V. (2013). Impacts of Assimilation of ATMS Data in HWRF on Track and Intensity Forecasts of 2012 Four Landfall Hurricanes. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118(20). [10.1002/2013jd020405]


2012: 19

Arnone, R., Fargion, G., Martinolich, P., Ladner, S., Lawson, A., Bowers, J., Ondrusek, M., Zibordi, G., Lee, Z., Trees, C., Davis, C., & Ahmed, S. (2012). Validation of the VIIRS Ocean Color. Ocean Sensing and Monitoring Iv, 8372. [10.1117/12.922949]

Arnone, R., Fargion, G., Wang, M. H., Martinolich, P., Davis, C., Trees, C., Ladner, S., Lawson, A., Zibordi, G., Lee, Z. P., Ondrusek, M., & Ahmed, S. (2012). Ocean Color Products from Visible Infared Imager Radiometer Suite (VIIRS). 2012 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 287-290.

Blonski, S., Cao, C. Y., Uprety, S., & Shao, X. (2012). IEEE, Using Antarctic Dome C Site and Simultaneous Nadir Overpass Observations for Monitoring Radiometric Performance of NPP VIIRS Instrument. 2012 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 1061-1064.

Bouali, M., & Ignatov, A. (2012). A Comparative Study of Stripe Noise on MODIS and VIIRS Thermal Emissive Bands.Earth Observing Systems XVII, 8510. [10.1117/12.928864]

Cao, C. Y., Uprety, S., & Blonski, S. (2012). IEEE, Establishing Radiometric Consistency among VIIRS, MODIS, and AVHRR Using Sno and Snox Methods. 2012 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 6928-6931.

Cao, C. Y., Xiong, X. X., Blonski, S., Liu, Q. H., Guenther, B., & Weng, F. Z. (2012). Suomi NPP VIIRS on-Orbit Performance, Data Quality, and New Applications. Earth Observing Missions and Sensors: Development, Implementation, and Characterization II, 8528. [10.1117/12.978997]

Liang, X. M., Ignatov, A., Liu, Q. H., Chen, Y., Groff, D., Xiong, X. X., Cao, C. Y., Borbas, E., & Hook, S. (2012). Improvements to Radiometric Consistency between AVHRR, MODIS, and VIIRS in SST Bands Using Micros Online near-Real Time System. Earth Observing Missions and Sensors: Development, Implementation, and Characterization Ii, 8528. [10.1117/12.979597]

Liu, Q., Chiang, K. V., Cao, C., Xiong, J., Shao, X., Blonski, S., & Weng, F. (2012). Calibration of Low Gain Radiance at VIIRS Emissive Band (M13) and VIIRS Image About Moon Temperature.Earth Observing Missions and Sensors: Development, Implementation, and Characterization II, 8528, 85280O-85280O-85211. [10.1117/12.979701]

Liu, Q., Kwofu, V., Cao, C., Xiong, J., Shao, X., Blonski, S., & Weng, F. (2012). Calibration of Low Gain Radiance at VIIRS Emissive Band (M13) and VIIRS Image About Moon Temperature. Earth Observing Missions and Sensors: Development, Implementation, and Characterization Ii, 8528. [85280o10.1117/12.979701]

Liu, Q. H., Cao, C. Y., & Weng, F. Z. (2012). IEEE, Suomi NPP VIIRS Emissive Band Radiance Calibration and Analysis. 2012 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 1053-1056.

Liu, Q. H., Cao, C. Y., & Weng, F. Z. (2012). NPP VIIRS Emissive Band Radiance Calibration. Earth Observing Systems Xvii, 8510. [85101e10.1117/12.930201]

Liu, X., Kizer, S., Barnet, C., Divakarla, M., Gu, D., Zhou, D. K., Larar, A. M., Xiong, X., Guo, G., Nalli, N. R., Gambacorta, A., Wilson, M., Blackwell, W., Zhou, L., Ma, X., Goldberg, M., & Tobin, D. (2012). Retrieving Atmospheric Temperature and Moisture Profiles from Suomi NPP Cris/ATMS Sensors Using Crimss EDR Algorithm. 2012 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 1956-1959.

Nalli, N. R., Barnet, C. D., Divakarla, M., Zhou, L., Gu, D., Liu, X., Kizer, S., & Gambacorta, A. (2012). Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) Cross-Track Infrared Microwave Sounding Suite (CrIMSS) Environmental Data Record Validation Status. 2012 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 291-294.

Pan, C., Weng, F., Jaross, G., Wu, X., Haken, M., Flynn, L., Janz, S., Caponi, M., Kowalewski, M., & Buss, R. (2012). OMPS Early Orbit Dark and Bias Evaluation and Calibration. 2012 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 1092-1095.

Pan, C., Weng, F., Wu, X., Kowalewski, M., Jaross, G., & Flynn, L. (2012). OMPS Nadir Early on-Orbit Performance and Calibration. Earth Observing Missions and Sensors: Development, Implementation, and Characterization II, 8528. [85280610.1117/12.978707]

Roman, M. O., Csiszar, I., Justice, C., Key, J., Privette, J., Devadiga, S., Davidson, C., Wolfe, R. E., & Masuoka, E. J. (2012). Status of the Suomi NPP Visible/Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite's (VIIRS) Land Environmental Data Records (EDRs) after Early Evaluation of on-Orbit Performance. 2012 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 1084-1087.

Tremblay, D. A., Han, Y., Chen, Y., Jin, X., Wang, L. K., & Liu, Q. H. (2012). CrIS SDR Calibration and Validation Status and NOAA-STAR Related Activities. Earth Observing Missions and Sensors: Development, Implementation, and Characterization Ii, 8528. [10.1117/12.981340]

Wang, L. K., Han, Y., Tremblay, D., Weng, F. Z., & Goldberg, M. (2012). Inter-Comparison of NPP/CrIS Radiances with VIIRS, AIRS, and IASI: A Post-Launch Calibration Assessment. Earth Observing Missions and Sensors: Development, Implementation, and Characterization II, 8528. [10.1117/12.978769]

Zhu, T., & Weng, F. Z. (2012). Evaluation of ATMS Cross Track Asymmetry. 2012 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 4699-4702.