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Fiscal Year 2021 STAR Publications

Fiscal Year 2020Q4 2021Q1 2021Q2 2021Q3 Totals
Journal Articles 32 41 36 53 162
Book sections         2
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FY2021 Publications - 1 October 2020 - 30 September 2021

2020 Q4: 32 Publications

Cao, C., Wang, W., Lynch, E., Bai, Y., Ho, S.-P., & Zhang, B. (2020). Simultaneous Radio Occultation for Intersatellite Comparison of Bending Angles toward More Accurate Atmospheric Sounding. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 37(12), 2307-2320. [10.1175/jtech-d-20-0036.1]

Carr, J. L., Wu, D. L., Daniels, J., Friberg, M. D., Bresky, W., & Madani, H. (2020). Geo-Geo Stereo-Tracking of Atmospheric Motion Vectors (Amvs) from the Geostationary Ring. Remote Sensing, 12(22). [10.3390/rs12223779]

Choi, T., Cao, C. Y., Blonski, S., Wang, W. H., Uprety, S., & Shao, X. (2020). NOAA-20 VIIRS Reflective Solar Band Postlaunch Calibration Updates Two Years in-Orbit. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 58(11), 7633-7642. [10.1109/tgrs.2020.2982764]

Cintineo, J. L., Pavolonis, M. J., Sieglaff, J. M., Wimmers, A., Brunner, J., & Bellon, W. (2020). A Deep-Learning Model for Automated Detection of Intense Midlatitude Convection Using Geostationary Satellite Images. Weather and Forecasting, 35(6), 2567-2588. [10.1175/waf-d-20-0028.1]

Combot, C., Mouche, A., Knaff, J., Zhao, Y., Zhao, Y., Vinour, L., Quilfen, Y., & Chapron, B. (2020). Extensive High-Resolution Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Data Analysis of Tropical Cyclones: Comparisons with SFMR Flights and Best Track. Monthly Weather Review, 148(11), 4545-4563. [10.1175/MWR-D-20-0005.1]

Frost, G. J., Kopacz, M., Kondragunta, S., Ahmadov, R., Al-Saadi, J., Andrews, A., Barnet, C., Breeze, V., Christopoulos, J., Cooper, O., Crawford, A., Flynn, L., Gaudel, A., Martin, C., McDonald, B., McQueen, J., Paulot, F., Pavolonis, M., Petropavlovskikh, I., Pierce, R. B., Rosenlof, K. H., Saylor, R., Schmit, T., Stajner, I., Stanitski, D., & Szykman, J. (2020). A Value Assessment of an Atmospheric Composition Capability on the NOAA Next-Generation Geostationary and Extended Orbits (Geo-Xo) Missions. [Technical Report]. . [10.25923/1s4s-t405]

Gavahi, K., Abbaszadeh, P., Moradkhani, H., Zhan, X. W., & Hain, C. (2020). Multivariate Assimilation of Remotely Sensed Soil Moisture and Evapotranspiration for Drought Monitoring. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 21(10), 2293-2308. [10.1175/jhm-d-20-0057.1]

Gerth J. J., Garcia, R. K., Hoese, D. J., Lindstrom, S. S., & Schmit, T. J. (2020). SIFTing through Satellite Imagery with the Satellite Information Familiarization Tool. J. Operational Meteor., 8(10), 121-132. [10.15191/nwajom.2020.0810]

Greene, A., Donahue, M. J., Caldwell, J. M., Heron, S. F., Geiger, E., & Raymundo, L. J. (2020). Coral Disease Time Series Highlight Size-Dependent Risk and Other Drivers of White Syndrome in a Multi-Species Model. Frontiers in Marine Science, 7. [10.3389/fmars.2020.601469]

Heron, S. F., Raymundo, L., Sweet, W. V., Papa, A., Moreland-Ochoa, C., & Burdick, D. R. (2020). Predicting Extreme Tide Events to Inform Shallow Reef Community Restoration and Management in Guam. [Technical Memorandum]. , 48. [10.25923/bb8f-gf73]

Ho, S. P., Zhou, X. J., Shao, X., Zhang, B., Adhikari, L., Kireev, S., He, Y. X., Yoe, J. G., Xia-Serafino, W., & Lynch, E. (2020). Initial Assessment of the COSMIC-2/Formosat-7 Neutral Atmosphere Data Quality in NESDIS/Star Using in Situ and Satellite Data. Remote Sensing, 12(24). [10.3390/rs12244099]

Hyman, D. M., & Pavolonis, M. J. (2020). Probabilistic Retrieval of Volcanic So2 Layer Height and Partial Column Density Using the Cross-Track Infrared Sounder (CrIS). Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 13(11), 5891-5921. [10.5194/amt-13-5891-2020]

Kondragunta, S., Crisp, D., & Zehner, C. (2020). Disseminating Scientific Results in the Age of Rapid Communication. Eos, 101. [10.1029/2020EO150710]

Kongoli, C., Meng, H., Dong, J., & Ferraro, R. (2020). Ground-Based Assessment of Snowfall Detection over Land Using Polarimetric High Frequency Microwave Measurements. Remote Sensing, 12(20). [10.3390/rs12203441]

Laviola, S., Monte, G., Levizzani, V., Ferraro, R. R., & Beauchamp, J. (2020). A New Method for Hail Detection from the GPM Constellation: A Prospect for a Global Hailstorm Climatology. Remote Sensing, 12(21). [10.3390/rs12213553]

Liang, X. M., & Liu, Q. H. (2020). Applying Deep Learning to Clear-Sky Radiance Simulation for VIIRS with Community Radiative Transfer Model-Part 2: Model Architecture and Assessment. Remote Sensing, 12(22). [10.3390/rs12223825]

Moradi, I., Evans, K. F., McCarty, W., Cordero-Fuentes, M., Gelaro, R., & Black, R. A. (2020). Assimilation of Satellite Microwave Observations over the Rainbands of Tropical Cyclones. Monthly Weather Review, 148(12), 4729-4745. [10.1175/mwr-d-19-0341.1]

Nalli, N. R., Tan, C. Y., Warner, J., Divakarla, M., Gambacorta, A., Wilson, M., Zhu, T., Wang, T. Y., Wei, Z. G., Pryor, K., Kalluri, S., Zhou, L. H., Sweeney, C., Baier, B. C., McKain, K., Wunch, D., Deutscher, N. M., Hase, F., Iraci, L. T., Kivi, R., Morino, I., Notholt, J., Ohyama, H., Pollard, D. E., Te, Y., Velazco, V. A., Warneke, T., Sussmann, R., & Rettinger, M. (2020). Validation of Carbon Trace Gas Profile Retrievals from the NOAA-Unique Combined Atmospheric Processing System for the Cross-Track Infrared Sounder. Remote Sensing, 12(19). [10.3390/rs12193245]

Shi, W., Wang, M., & Li, J. (2020). Water Property in High-Altitude Qinghai Lake in China. Science of Remote Sensing, 2, 100012. [10.1016/j.srs.2020.100012]

Shin, D. B., Haddad, Z., & Ferraro, R. (2020). Advances in Precipitation Measurements and Sciences. Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 56(4), 613-613. [10.1007/s13143-020-00206-1]

Skirving, W., Marsh, B., De La Cour, J., Liu, G., Harris, A., Maturi, E., Geiger, E., & Eakin, C. M. (2020). Coraltemp and the Coral Reef Watch Coral Bleaching Heat Stress Product Suite Version 3.1. Remote Sensing, 12(23), 3856. [10.3390/rs12233856]

Steiner, A. K., Ladstadter, F., Randel, W. J., Maycock, A. C., Fu, Q., Claud, C., Gleisner, H., Haimberger, L., Ho, S. P., Keckhut, P., Leblanc, T., Mears, C., Polvani, L. M., Santer, B. D., Schmidt, T., Sofieva, V., Wing, R., & Zou, C. Z. (2020). Observed Temperature Changes in the Troposphere and Stratosphere from 1979 to 2018. Journal of Climate, 33(19), 8165-8194. [10.1175/jcli-d-19-0998.1]

Su, T. N., Laszlo, I., Li, Z. Q., Wei, J., & Kalluri, S. (2020). Refining Aerosol Optical Depth Retrievals over Land by Constructing the Relationship of Spectral Surface Reflectances through Deep Learning: Application to Himawari-8. Remote Sensing of Environment, 251. [10.1016/j.rse.2020.112093]

Wei, J. W., Wang, M. H., Lee, Z. P., Briceno, H. O., Yu, X. L., Jiang, L. D., Garcia, R., Wang, J. W., & Luis, K. (2020). Shallow Water Bathymetry with Multi-Spectral Satellite Ocean Color Sensors: Leveraging Temporal Variation in Image Data. Remote Sensing of Environment, 250. [10.1016/j.rse.2020.112035]

Wei, J. W., Yu, X. L., Lee, Z. P., Wang, M. H., & Jiang, L. D. (2020). Improving Low-Quality Satellite Remote Sensing Reflectance at Blue Bands over Coastal and Inland Waters. Remote Sensing of Environment, 250. [10.1016/j.rse.2020.112029]

Wiggins, E. B., Soja, A. J., Gargulinski, E., Halliday, H. S., Pierce, R. B., Schmidt, C. C., Nowak, J. B., DiGangi, J. P., Diskin, G. S., Katich, J. M., Perring, A. E., Schwarz, J. P., Anderson, B. E., Chen, G., Crosbie, E. C., Jordan, C., Robinson, C. E., Sanchez, K. J., Shingler, T. J., Shook, M., Thornhill, K. L., Winstead, E. L., Ziemba, L. D., & Moore, R. H. (2020). High Temporal Resolution Satellite Observations of Fire Radiative Power Reveal Link between Fire Behavior and Aerosol and Gas Emissions. Geophysical Research Letters, 47(23). [10.1029/2020gl090707]

Yan, B. H., Liang, D., Porter, W., Huang, J. F., Sun, N. H., Zhou, L. H., Zhu, T., Goldberg, M., Zhang, D. L., & Liu, Q. H. (2020). Gap Filling of Advanced Technology Microwave Sounder Data as Applied to Hurricane Warm Core Animations. Earth and Space Science, 7(12). [10.1029/2019ea000961]

Yang, W. Z., Kogan, F., & Guo, W. (2020). An Ongoing Blended Long-Term Vegetation Health Product for Monitoring Global Food Security. Agronomy-Basel, 10(12). [10.3390/agronomy10121936]

Yin, J. F., Zhan, X. W., Liu, J. C., Moradkhani, H., Fang, L., & Walker, J. P. (2020). Near-Real-Time One-Kilometre Soil Moisture Active Passive Soil Moisture Data Product. Hydrological Processes, 34(21), 4083-4096. [10.1002/hyp.13857]

Zhang, H., Kondragunta, S., Laszlo, I., & Zhou, M. (2020). Improving GOES Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI) Aerosol Optical Depth (AOD) Retrievals Using an Empirical Bias Correction Algorithm. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 13(11), 5955-5975. [10.5194/amt-13-5955-2020]

Zhang, Y., Liang, S. L., He, T., Wang, D. D., & Yu, Y. Y. (2020). Estimation of Land Surface Incident and Net Shortwave Radiation from Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Using an Optimization Method. Remote Sensing, 12(24). [10.3390/rs12244153]

Zhang, Y., Liang, S. L., He, T., Wang, D. D., Yu, Y. Y., & Ma, H. (2020). Estimation of Land Surface Incident Shortwave Radiation from Geostationary Advanced Himawari Imager and Advanced Baseline Imager Observations Using an Optimization Method. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 60. [10.1109/tgrs.2020.3038829]

2021 Q1: 41 Publications

Andersen, O. B., Zhang, S., Sandwell, D. T., Dibarboure, G., Smith, W. H. F., & Abulaitijiang, A. (2021). The Unique Role of the Jason Geodetic Missions for High Resolution Gravity Field and Mean Sea Surface Modelling. Remote Sensing, 13(4), 646. [10.3390/rs13040646]

Antoine, D., Slivkoff, M., Klonowski, W., Kovach, C., & Ondrusek, M. (2021). Uncertainty Assessment of Unattended above-Water Radiometric Data Collection from Research Vessels with the Dynamic above-Water Radiance (L) and Irradiance (E) Collector (DALEC). Optics Express, 29(3), 4607-4631. [10.1364/oe.412022]

Bursik, M., Yang, Q. Y., Bear-Crozier, A., Pavolonis, M., & Tupper, A. (2021). The Development of Volcanic Ash Cloud Layers over Hours to Days Due to Atmospheric Turbulence Layering. Atmosphere, 12(2). [10.3390/atmos12020285]

Cao, C., Zhang, B., Shao, X., Wang, W., Uprety, S., Choi, T., Blonski, S., Gu, Y., Bai, Y., Lin, L., & Kalluri, S. (2021). Mission-Long Recalibrated Science Quality Suomi NPP VIIRS Radiometric Dataset Using Advanced Algorithms for Time Series Studies. Remote Sensing, 13(6), 1075. [10.3390/rs13061075]

Chauhan, A., Singh, R. P., Kumar, R., & Dash, P. (2021). Dynamics of Amphan Cyclone and Associated Changes in Ocean, Land Meteorological and Atmospheric Parameters. Mausam, 72(1), 215-228.

Chauhan, A., Singh, R. P., Dash, P., & Kumar, R. (2021). Impact of Tropical Cyclone "Fani" on Land, Ocean, Atmospheric and Meteorological Parameters. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 162. [10.1016/j.marpolbul.2020.111844]

Chen, J. M., Chuvieco, E., & Wang, M. H. (2021). Preface, Special Issue of "50 Years of Environmental Remote Sensing Research: 1969-2019". Remote Sensing of Environment, 252. [10.1016/j.rse.2020.112113]

Chen, Y., Iturbide-Sanchez, F., Tremblay, D., Tobin, D., Strow, L., Wang, L., Mooney, D. L., Johnson, D., Predina, J., Suwinski, L., Revercomb, H. E., Sun, N., Zhang, B., Cao, C. Y., Kalluri, S., & Zhou, L. H. (2021). Reprocessing of Suomi NPP CrIS Sensor Data Records to Improve the Radiometric and Spectral Long-Term Accuracy and Stability. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 60, 1-14. [10.1109/TGRS.2021.3060639]

Choi, T., & Cao, C. (2021). S-NPP VIIRS Day Night Band on-Board Solar Diffuser Calibration Validation Using the Scheduled Lunar Collections. Remote Sensing, 13(6), 1093. [10.3390/rs13061093]

Gan, Y. J., Zhang, Y., Kongoli, C., Grassotti, C., Liu, Y. Q., Lee, Y. K., & Seo, D. J. (2021). Evaluation and Blending of ATMS and AMSR2 Snow Water Equivalent Retrievals over the Conterminous United States. Remote Sensing of Environment, 254. [10.1016/j.rse.2020.112280]

Glenn, E., Smith, T. M., Gálvez, J. M., Davison, M., Hibbert, K., & González, J. E. (2021). Tropical Convection in the Caribbean and Surrounding Region During a Regional, Warming Sea-Surface Temperature Period, 1982–2020. Hydrology, 8(2), 56. [10.3390/hydrology8020056]

Huang, F., Garrison, J. L., Leidner, S. M., Annane, B., Hoffman, R. N., Grieco, G., & Stoffelen, A. (2021). A Forward Model for Data Assimilation of GNSS Ocean Reflectometry Delay-Doppler Maps. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 59(3), 2643-2656. [10.1109/TGRS.2020.3002801]

Hyman, D. M. R., Pavolonis, M. J., & Sieglaff, J. (2021). A Novel Approach to Estimating Time-Averaged Volcanic So2 Fluxes from Infrared Satellite Measurements. Remote Sensing, 13(5). [10.3390/rs13050966]

Kalluri, S., Cao, C., Heidinger, A., Ignatov, A., Key, J., & Smith, T. (2021). The Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer: Contributing to Earth Observations for over 40 Years. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 102(2), E351-E366. [10.1175/BAMS-D-20-0088.1]

Knapp, K. R., Young, A. H., Semunegus, H., Inamdar, A. K., & Hankins, W. (2021). Adjusting ISCCP Cloud Detection to Increase Consistency of Cloud Amount and Reduce Artifacts. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 38(2), 155-165. [10.1175/jtech-d-20-0045.1]

Lee, J., Shi, Y. X. R., Cai, C. J., Ciren, P., Wang, J. W., Gangopadhyay, A., & Zhang, Z. B. (2021). Machine Learning Based Algorithms for Global Dust Aerosol Detection from Satellite Images: Inter-Comparisons and Evaluation. Remote Sensing, 13(3). [10.3390/rs13030456]

Lee, Y. K., Liu, Q. H., Grassotti, C., Liang, X. M., Liu, S. Y., Zhou, Y., & Fang, M. (2021). Preliminary Development and Testing of an Eps-Sg Microwave Sounder Proxy Data Generator Using the NOAA Microwave Integrated Retrieval System. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 14, 3151-3161. [10.1109/Jstars.2021.3061946]

Liang, X. M., & Liu, Q. H. (2021). Applying Deep Learning to Clear-Sky Radiance Simulation for VIIRS with Community Radiative Transfer Model-Part 1: Develop AI-Based Clear-Sky Mask. Remote Sensing, 13(2). [10.3390/rs13020222]

Liang, X. M., & Liu, Q. H. (2021). Applying Deep Learning to Clear-Sky Radiance Simulation for VIIRS with Community Radiative Transfer Model-Part 2: Model Architecture and Assessment (Vol 12, 3825, 2020). Remote Sensing, 13(3). [10.3390/rs13030467]

Liu, Q., Cao, C., Grassotti, C., & Lee, Y.-K. (2021). How Can Microwave Observations at 23.8 Ghz Help in Acquiring Water Vapor in the Atmosphere over Land? Remote Sensing, 13(3), 489. [10.3390/rs13030489]

Liu, X. M., & Wang, M. H. (2021). Super-Resolution of VIIRS-Measured Ocean Color Products Using Deep Convolutional Neural Network. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 59(1), 114-127. [10.1109/tgrs.2020.2992912]

Lu, X. M., Zhang, X. Y., Li, F. J., Cochrane, M. A., & Ciren, P. (2021). Detection of Fire Smoke Plumes Based on Aerosol Scattering Using VIIRS Data over Global Fire-Prone Regions. Remote Sensing, 13(2). [10.3390/rs13020196]

Luo, B., Minnett, P. J., & Nalli, N. R. (2021). Infrared Satellite-Derived Sea Surface Skin Temperature Sensitivity to Aerosol Vertical Distribution- Field Data Analysis and Model Simulations. Remote Sensing of Environment, 252. [10.1016/j.rse.2020.112151]

Ma, P. F., Xiong, X. Z., Chen, L. F., Tao, M. H., Chen, H., Zhang, Y. H., Zhang, L. J., Li, Q., Zhou, C. Y., Chen, C. H., Zhang, L. H., Weng, G. Q., & Wang, Z. T. (2021). Temporal and Spatial Characteristics of Nitrous Oxide Concentration in China. Spectroscopy and Spectral Analysis, 41(1), 20-24. [10.3964/j.issn.1000-0593(2021)01-0020-05]

Milani, L., Kulie, M. S., Casella, D., Kirstetter, P. E., Panegrossi, G., Petkovic, V., Ringerud, S. E., Rysman, J. F., Sano, P., Wang, N. Y., You, Y. L., & Skofronick-Jackson, G. (2021). Extreme Lake-Effect Snow from a GPM Microwave Imager Perspective: Observational Analysis and Precipitation Retrieval Evaluation. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 38(2), 293-311. [10.1175/jtech-d-20-0064.1]

Niu, J., Flynn, L. E., Beck, T., Zhang, Z., & Beach, E. (2021). Evaluation and Improvement of the near-Real-Time Linear Fit So₂ Retrievals from Suomi NPP Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 59(1), 101 - 113. [10.1109/tgrs.2020.2992429]

Rishmawi, K., Huang, C. Q., & Zhan, X. W. (2021). Monitoring Key Forest Structure Attributes across the Conterminous United States by Integrating GEDI Lidar Measurements and VIIRS Data. Remote Sensing, 13(3). [10.3390/rs13030442]

Shao, X., Wu, X., Yu, F., & Cao, C. (2021). 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. [10.1117/1.JRS.15.017503]

Shi, W., & Wang, M. H. (2021). A Biological Indian Ocean Dipole Event in 2019. Scientific Reports, 11(1). [10.1038/s41598-021-81410-5]

Shi, W., & Wang, M. H. (2021). Water Optical Property of High-Altitude Lakes in the Tibetan Plateau. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 60. [10.1109/tgrs.2021.3065637]

Skirving, W., Pomeroy, A., McCall, R., Marra, J., & Storlazzi, C. (2021). Editorial: Flooding on Coral Reef-Lined Coasts: Current State of Knowledge and Future Challenges. [Editorial]. Frontiers in Marine Science, 7. [10.3389/fmars.2020.635240]

Straka, W., Kondragunta, S., Wei, Z., Zhang, H., Miller, S. D., & Watts, A. (2021). Examining the Economic and Environmental Impacts of Covid-19 Using Earth Observation Data. Remote Sensing, 13(1), 5. [10.3390/rs13010005]

Sun, B. M., Calbet, X., Reale, A., Schroeder, S., Bali, M., Smith, R., & Pettey, M. (2021). Accuracy of Vaisala Rs41 and Rs92 Upper Tropospheric Humidity Compared to Satellite Hyperspectral Infrared Measurements. Remote Sensing, 13(2). [10.3390/rs13020173]

Wang, W. H., & Cao, C. Y. (2021). NOAA-20 and S-NPP VIIRS Thermal Emissive Bands on-Orbit Calibration Algorithm Update and Long-Term Performance Inter-Comparison. Remote Sensing, 13(3). [10.3390/rs13030448]

Wang, Y. C., Lee, Z. P., Wei, J. W., Shang, S. L., Wang, M. H., & Lai, W. D. (2021). Extending Satellite Ocean Color Remote Sensing to the near-Blue Ultraviolet Bands. Remote Sensing of Environment, 253. [10.1016/j.rse.2020.112228]

Wei, J. W., Wang, M. H., Lee, Z. P., Ondrusek, M., Zhang, S., & Ladner, S. (2021). Experimental Analysis of the Measurement Precision of Spectral Water-Leaving Radiance in Different Water Types. Optics Express, 29(2), 2780-2797. [10.1364/oe.413784]

Xiao, F., Zhu, B., & Zhu, T. (2021). Inconsistent Urbanization Effects on Summer Precipitation over the Typical Climate Regions in Central and Eastern China. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 143(1-2), 73-85. [10.1007/s00704-020-03404-z]

Yan, B., & Ahmad, K. (2021). Derivation and Validation of Sensor Brightness Temperatures for Advanced Microwave Sounding Unit-a Instruments. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 59(1), 404-414. [10.1109/tgrs.2020.2992270]

Yan, S. Q., Zhu, B., Zhu, T., Shi, C. E., Liu, D. Y., Kang, H. Q., Lu, W., & Lu, C. S. (2021). The Effect of Aerosols on Fog Lifetime: Observational Evidence and Model Simulations. Geophysical Research Letters, 48(2). [10.1029/2020gl091156]

Zhang, H., & Kondragunta, S. (2021). Daily and Hourly Surface PM2.5 Estimation from Satellite AOD. Earth and Space Science, 8(3). [10.1029/2020EA001599]

Zhou, Y., Shahroudi, N., Zhu, T., Iturbide-Sanchez, F., Maddy, E. S., Boukabara, S. A., Ide, K., & Hoffman, R. N. (2021). A Preliminary Assessment of the Value and Impact of Multiple Configurations of Constellations of Eon-Mw, a Proposed 12u Microwave Sounder Cubesat for Global NWP. Tellus Series a-Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 73(1), 1-26. [10.1080/16000870.2020.1857143]

2021 Q2: 36 Publications

Abbaszadeh, P., Moradkhani, H., Gavahi, K., Kumar, S., Hain, C., Zhan, X. W., Duan, Q. Y., Peters-Lidard, C., & Karimiziarani, S. (2021). High-Resolution SMAP Satellite Soil Moisture Product: Exploring the Opportunities. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 102(4), 309-315. [10.1175/bams-d-21-0016.1]

Adhikari, L., Ho, S. P., & Zhou, X. J. (2021). Inverting COSMIC-2 Phase Data to Bending Angle and Refractivity Profiles Using the Full Spectrum Inversion Method. Remote Sensing, 13(9). [10.3390/rs13091793]

Boukabara, S. A., Krasnopolsky, V., Penny, S. G., Stewart, J. Q., McGovern, A., Hall, D., Ten Hoeve, J. E., Hickey, J., Huang, H. L. A., Williams, J. K., Ide, K., Tissot, P., Haupt, S. E., Casey, K. S., Oza, N., Geer, A. J., Maddy, E. S., & Hoffman, R. N. (2021). Outlook for Exploiting Artificial Intelligence in the Earth and Environmental Sciences. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 102(5), E1016-E1032. [10.1175/bams-d-20-0031.1]

Buchholz, R. R., Worden, H. M., Park, M., Francis, G., Deeter, M. N., Edwards, D. P., Emmons, L. K., Gaubert, B., Gille, J., Martinez-Alonso, S., Tang, W. F., Kumar, R., Drummond, J. R., Clerbaux, C., George, M., Coheur, P. F., Hurtmans, D., Bowman, K. W., Luo, M., Payne, V. H., Worden, J. R., Chin, M., Levy, R. C., Warner, J., Wei, Z. G., & Kulawik, S. S. (2021). Air Pollution Trends Measured from Terra: Co and AOD over Industrial, Fire-Prone, and Background Regions. Remote Sensing of Environment, 256. [10.1016/j.rse.2020.112275]

Donlon, C. J., Cullen, R., Giulicchi, L., Vuilleumier, P., Francis, C. R., Kuschnerus, M., Simpson, W., Bouridah, A., Caleno, M., Bertoni, R., Rancaño, J., Pourier, E., Hyslop, A., Mulcahy, J., Knockaert, R., Hunter, C., Webb, A., Fornari, M., Vaze, P., Brown, S., Willis, J., Desai, S., Desjonqueres, J.-D., Scharroo, R., Martin-Puig, C., Leuliette, E., Egido, A., Smith, W. H. F., Bonnefond, P., Le Gac, S., Picot, N., & Tavenrier, G. (2021). The Copernicus Sentinel-6 Mission: Enhanced Continuity of Satellite Sea Level Measurements from Space. Remote Sensing of Environment, 258, 112395. [10.1016/j.rse.2021.112395]

Geiger, E. F., Heron, S. F., Hernandez, W. J., Caldwell, J. M., Falinski, K., Callender, T., Greene, A. L., Liu, G., De La Cour, J. L., Armstrong, R. A., Donahue, M. J., & Eakin, C. M. (2021). Optimal Spatiotemporal Scales to Aggregate Satellite Ocean Color Data for Nearshore Reefs and Tropical Coastal Waters: Two Case Studies. Front. Mar. Sci., 8. [10.3389/fmars.2021.643302]

Huang, B., Liu, C., Banzon, V., Freeman, E., Graham, G., Hankins, B., Smith, T., & Zhang, H.-M. (2021). Improvements of the Daily Optimum Interpolation Sea Surface Temperature (DOISST) Version 2.1. Journal of Climate, 34(8), 2923-2939. [10.1175/JCLI-D-20-0166.1]

Huang, F., Garrison, J. L., Mark Leidner, S., Grieco, G., Stoffelen, A., Annane, B., & Hoffman, R. N. (2021). Assimilation of GNSS Reflectometry Delay-Doppler Maps with a Two-Dimensional Variational Analysis of Global Ocean Surface Winds. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 147(737), 2469-2489. [10.1002/qj.4034]

Huff, A. K., Kondragunta, S., Zhang, H., Laszlo, I., Zhou, M., Caicedo, V., Delgado, R., & Levy, R. (2021). Tracking Smoke from a Prescribed Fire and Its Impacts on Local Air Quality Using Temporally Resolved GOES-16 ABI Aerosol Optical Depth (AOD). Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. [10.1175/jtech-d-20-0162.1]

Iacovazzi, R., Liu, Q. H., & Cao, C. Y. (2021). Future NOAA Satellites: Planning for Microwave Remote Sensing Readiness. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 102(5), E1123-E1125. [10.1175/bams-d-20-0291.1]

Jackson, C. R., Ruff, T. W., Knaff, J. A., Mouche, A., & Sampson, C. R. (2021). Chasing Cyclones from Space. [Feature]. Eos, 102. [10.1029/2021EO159148]

Jiang, D., Matsushita, B., Pahlevan, N., Gurlin, D., Lehmann, M. K., Fichot, C. G., Schalles, J., Loisel, H., Binding, C., Zhang, Y. L., Alikas, K., Kangro, K., Uusoue, M., Ondrusek, M., Greb, S., Moses, W. J., Lohrenz, S., & O 'Donnell, D. (2021). Remotely Estimating Total Suspended Solids Concentration in Clear to Extremely Turbid Waters Using a Novel Semi-Analytical Method. Remote Sensing of Environment, 258. [10.1016/j.rse.2021.112386]

Lin, L., Hao, X., Zhang, B., Zou, C.-Z., & Cao, C. (2021). Assessment of the Reprocessed Suomi NPP VIIRS Enterprise Cloud Mask Product. Remote Sensing, 13(13). [10.3390/rs13132502]

Liu, T. C., Xiong, X. X., Shao, X., Chen, Y., Wu, A. S., Chang, T. J., & Shrestha, A. (2021). Evaluation of Aqua MODIS Thermal Emissive Bands Stability through Radiative Transfer Modeling. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 15(2). [10.1117/1.Jrs.15.024502]

Liu, X., & Wang, M. (2021). Deriving VIIRS High-Spatial Resolution Water Property Data over Coastal and Inland Waters Using Deep Convolutional Neural Network. Remote Sensing, 13(10). [10.3390/rs13101944]

Long, X. Y., Widlansky, M. J., Spillman, C. M., Kumar, A., Balmaseda, M., Thompson, P. R., Chikamoto, Y., Smith, G. A., Huang, B. H., Shin, C. S., Merrifield, M. A., Sweet, W. V., Leuliette, E., Annamalai, H. S., Marra, J. J., & Mitchum, G. (2021). Seasonal Forecasting Skill of Sea‐Level Anomalies in a Multi‐Model Prediction Framework. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 126(6), e2020JC017060. [10.1029/2020jc017060]

Luo, B. K., Minnett, P. J., Zuidema, P., Nalli, N. R., & Akella, S. (2021). Saharan Dust Effects on North Atlantic Sea-Surface Skin Temperatures. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 126(4). [10.1029/2021jc017282]

Ma, Z., Li, Z., Li, J., Schmit, T. J., Cucurull, L., Atlas, R., & Sun, B. (2021). Enhance Low Level Temperature and Moisture Profiles through Combining NUCAPS, ABI Observations, and RTMA Analysis. []. Earth and Space Science, 8(6), e2020EA001402. [10.1029/2020EA001402]

Marra, J. F., Barber, R. T., Barber, E., Bidigare, R. R., Chamberlin, W. S., Goericke, R., Hargreaves, B. R., Hiscock, M., Iturriaga, R., Johnson, Z. I., Kiefer, D. A., Kinkade, C., Knudson, C., Lance, V., Langdon, C., Lee, Z. P., Perry, M. J., Smith, W. O., Vaillancourt, R., & Zoffoli, L. (2021). A Database of Ocean Primary Productivity from the C-14 Method. Limnology and Oceanography Letters, 6(2), 107-111. [10.1002/lol2.10175]

Massicotte, P., Amon, R. M. W., Antoine, D., Archambault, P., Balzano, S., Belanger, S., Benner, R., Boeuf, D., Bricaud, A., Bruyant, F., Chaillou, G., Chami, M., Charriere, B., Chen, J., Claustre, H., Coupel, P., Delsaut, N., Doxaran, D., Ehn, J., Fichot, C., Forget, M. H., Fu, P. Q., Gagnon, J., Garcia, N., Gasser, B., Ghiglione, J. F., Gorsky, G., Gosselin, M., Gourvil, P., Gratton, Y., Guillot, P., Heipieper, H. J., Heussner, S., Hooker, S. B., Huot, Y., Jeanthon, C., Jeffrey, W., Joux, F., Kawamura, K., Lansard, B., Leymarie, E., Link, H., Lovejoy, C., Marec, C., Marie, D., Martin, J., Martin, J., Masse, G., Matsuoka, A., McKague, V., Mignot, A., Miller, W. L., Miquel, J. C., Mucci, A., Ono, K., Ortega-Retuerta, E., Panagiotopoulos, C., Papakyriakou, T., Picheral, M., Prieur, L., Raimbault, P., Ras, J., Reynolds, R. A., Rochon, A., Rontani, J. F., Schmechtig, C., Schmidt, S., Sempere, R., Shen, Y., Song, G. S., Stramski, D., Tachibana, E., Thirouard, A., Tolosa, I., Tremblay, J. E., Vaitilingom, M., Vaulot, D., Vaultier, F., Volkman, J. K., Xie, H. X., Zheng, G. M., & Babin, M. (2021). The Malina Oceanographic Expedition: How Do Changes in Ice Cover, Permafrost and UV Radiation Impact Biodiversity and Biogeochemical Fluxes in the Arctic Ocean? Earth System Science Data, 13(4), 1561-1592. [10.5194/essd-13-1561-2021]

Meng, D. M., Wang, P., Li, J., Li, J. L., Chen, Y. D., Wangzong, S., Heidinger, A., Walther, A., & Li, Z. L. (2021). New Observation Operators for Cloud Liquid/Ice Water Path from ABI and Their Impact on Assimilation and Hurricane Forecasts. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 126(10). [10.1029/2020jd034164]

Mikelsons, K., Wang, M., Wang, X.-L., & Jiang, L. (2021). Global Land Mask for Satellite Ocean Color Remote Sensing. Remote Sensing of Environment, 257, 112356. [10.1016/j.rse.2021.112356]

Page, C. E., Leggat, W., Heron, S. F., Fordyce, A. J., & Ainsworth, T. D. (2021). High Flow Conditions Mediate Damaging Impacts of Sub-Lethal Thermal Stress on Corals' Endosymbiotic Algae. Conservation Physiology, 9. [10.1093/conphys/coab046]

Pettersen, C., Bliven, L. F., Kulie, M. S., Wood, N. B., Shates, J. A., Anderson, J., Mateling, M. E., Petersen, W. A., von Lerber, A., & Wolff, D. B. (2021). The Precipitation Imaging Package: Phase Partitioning Capabilities. Remote Sensing, 13(11). [10.3390/rs13112183]

Polverari, F., Portabella, M., Lin, W. M., Sapp, J. W., Stoffelen, A., Jelenak, Z., & Chang, P. S. (2021). On High and Extreme Wind Calibration Using ASCAT. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 60. [10.1109/Tgrs.2021.3079898]

Qi, L., Zhang, S., Manos, A. J., Hay, D. E., McCarter, B., Wang, M. H., Mikelsons, K., & Hu, C. M. (2021). Satellite Remote Sensing of Herring (Clupea Pallasii) Spawning Events: A Case Study in the Strait of Georgia. [Research Article]. Geophysical Research Letters, 48(7), e2020GL092126. [10.1029/2020GL092126]

Rudlosky, S. D., & Virts, K. S. (2021). Dual Geostationary Lightning Mapper Observations. Monthly Weather Review, 149(4), 979-998. [10.1175/mwr-d-20-0242.1]

Tremblay, D. A., Iturbide-Sanchez, F., Chen, Y., Borg, L., Predina, J., Jin, X., Tobin, D. C., Strow, L., Mooney, D. L., Johnson, D., Suwinski, L., & Revercomb, H. E. (2021). Radiometric Noise Assessment of the Cross-Track Infrared Sounder on the NOAA-20 Satellite. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 60, 1-15. [10.1109/Tgrs.2021.3083137]

Turk, F. J., Ringerud, S. E., Camplani, A., Casella, D., Chase, R. J., Ebtehaj, A., Gong, J., Kulie, M., Liu, G. S., Milani, L., Panegrossi, G., Padulles, R., Rysman, J. F., Sano, P., Vahedizade, S., & Wood, N. B. (2021). Applications of a CloudSat-TRMM and CloudSat-GPM Satellite Coincidence Dataset. Remote Sensing, 13(12). [10.3390/rs13122264]

Voronchev, V. T., Krasnopolsky, V. M., Obukhovsky, I. T., Platonova, M. N., Pomerantsev, V. N., & Rubtsova, O. A. (2021). Obituary for Vladimir Kukulin. Few-Body Systems, 62(2). [10.1007/s00601-021-01598-0]

Wang, M. H., Jiang, L. D., Mikelsons, K., & Liu, X. M. (2021). Satellite-Derived Global Chlorophyll-a Anomaly Products. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 97. [10.1016/j.jag.2020.102288]

Wei, J. W., Wang, M. H., Lee, Z., Ondrusek, M., Zhang, S., & Ladner, S. (2021). Experimental Analysis of the Measurement Precision of Spectral Water-Leaving Radiance in Different Water Types: Reply. [Editorial Material]. Optics Express, 29(12), 19218-19221. [10.1364/oe.427201]

Wei, S. W., Lu, C. H., Liu, Q. H., Collard, A., Zhu, T., Grogan, D., Li, X., Wang, J., Grumbine, R., & Bhattacharjee, P. S. (2021). The Impact of Aerosols on Satellite Radiance Data Assimilation Using NCEP Global Data Assimilation System. Atmosphere, 12(4). [10.3390/atmos12040432]

White, C. H., Heidinger, A. K., & Ackerman, S. A. (2021). Evaluation of Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) Neural Network Cloud Detection against Current Operational Cloud Masks. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 14(5), 3371-3394. [10.5194/amt-14-3371-2021]

Xian, G., Shi, H., Auch, R., Gallo, K., Zhou, Q., Wu, Z. T., & Kolian, M. (2021). The Effects of Urban Land Cover Dynamics on Urban Heat Island Intensity and Temporal Trends. Giscience & Remote Sensing. [10.1080/15481603.2021.1903282]

Zhou, L. M., Tian, Y. H., Wei, N., Ho, S. P., & Li, J. (2021). Rising Planetary Boundary Layer Height over the Sahara Desert and Arabian Peninsula in a Warming Climate. Journal of Climate, 34(10), 4043-4068. [10.1175/jcli-d-20-0645.1]

2021 Q3: 53 Publications

Abdalla, S., Kolahchi, A. A., Ablain, M., Adusumilli, S., Bhowmick, S. A., Alou-Font, E., Amarouche, L., Andersen, O. B., Antich, H., Aouf, L., Arbic, B., Armitage, T., Arnault, S., Artana, C., Aulicino, G., Ayoub, N., Badulin, S., Baker, S., Banks, C., Bao, L. F., Barbetta, S., Barcelo-Llull, B., Barlier, F., Basu, S., Bauer-Gottwein, P., Becker, M., Beckley, B., Bellefond, N., Belonenko, T., Benkiran, M., Benkouider, T., Bennartz, R., Benveniste, J., Bercher, N., Berge-Nguyen, M., Bettencourt, J., Blarel, F., Blazquez, A., Blumstein, D., Bonnefond, P., Borde, F., Bouffard, J., Boy, F., Boy, J. P., Brachet, C., Brasseur, P., Braun, A., Brocca, L., Brockley, D., Brodeau, L., Brown, S., Bruinsma, S., Bulczak, A., Buzzard, S., Cahill, M., Calmant, S., Calzas, M., Camici, S., Cancet, M., Capdeville, H., Carabajal, C. C., Carrere, L., Cazenave, A., Chassignet, E. P., Chauhan, P., Cherchali, S., Chereskin, T., Cheymol, C., Ciani, D., Cipollini, P., Cirillo, F., Cosme, E., Coss, S., Cotroneo, Y., Cotton, D., Couhert, A., Coutin-Faye, S., Cretaux, J. F., Cyr, F., D'Ovidio, F., Darrozes, J., David, C., Dayoub, N., De Staerke, D., Deng, X. L., Desai, S., Desjonqueres, J. D., Dettmering, D., Di Bella, A., Diaz-Barroso, L., Dibarboure, G., Dieng, H. B., Dinardo, S., Dobslaw, H., Dodet, G., Doglioli, A., Domeneghetti, A., Donahue, D., Dong, S. F., Donlon, C., Dorandeu, J., Drezen, C., Drinkwater, M., Du Penhoat, Y., Dushaw, B., Egido, A., Erofeeva, S., Escudier, P., Esselborn, S., Exertier, P., Fablet, R., Falco, C., Farrell, S. L., Faugere, Y., Femenias, P., Fenoglio, L., Fernandes, J., Fernandez, J. G., Ferrage, P., Ferrari, R., Fichen, L., Filippucci, P., Flampouris, S., Fleury, S., Fornari, M., Forsberg, R., Frappart, F., Frery, M. L., Garcia, P., Garcia-Mondejar, A., Gaudelli, J., Gaultier, L., Getirana, A., Gibert, F., Gil, A., Gilbert, L., Gille, S., Giulicchi, L., Gomez-Enri, J., Gomez-Navarro, L., Gommenginger, C., Gourdeau, L., Griffin, D., Groh, A., Guerin, A., Guerrero, R., Guinle, T., Gupta, P., Gutknecht, B. D., Hamon, M., Han, G. Q., Hauser, D., Helm, V., Hendricks, S., Hernandez, F., Hogg, A., Horwath, M., Idzanovic, M., Janssen, P., Jeansou, E., Jia, Y. J., Jia, Y. Y., Jiang, L. G., Johannessen, J. A., Kamachi, M., Karimova, S., Kelly, K., Kim, S. Y., King, R., Kittel, C. M. M., Klein, P., Klos, A., Knudsen, P., Koenig, R., Kostianoy, A., Kouraev, A., Kumar, R., Labroue, S., Lago, L. S., Lambin, J., Lasson, L., Laurain, O., Laxenaire, R., Lazaro, C., Le Gac, S., Le Sommer, J., Le Traon, P. Y., Lebedev, S., Leger, F., Legresy, B., Lemoine, F., Lenain, L., Leuliette, E., Levy, M., Lillibridge, J., Liu, J. Q., Llovel, W., Lyard, F., Macintosh, C., Varona, E. M., Manfredi, C., Marin, F., Mason, E., Massari, C., Mavrocordatos, C., Maximenko, N., McMillan, M., Medina, T., Melet, A., Meloni, M., Mertikas, S., Metref, S., Meyssignac, B., Minster, J. F., Moreau, T., Moreira, D., Morel, Y., Morrow, R., Moyard, J., Mulet, S., Naeije, M., Nerem, R. S., Ngodock, H., Nielsen, K., Nilsen, J. E. O., Nino, F., Loddo, C. N., Nous, C., Obligis, E., Otosaka, I., Otten, M., Ozbahceci, B. O., Raj, R. P., Paiva, R., Paniagua, G., Paolo, F., Paris, A., Pascual, A., Passaro, M., Paul, S., Pavelsky, T., Pearson, C., Penduff, T., Peng, F., Perosanz, F., Picot, N., Piras, F., Poggiali, V., Poirier, E., de Leon, S. P., Prants, S., Prigent, C., Provost, C., Pujol, M. I., Qiu, B., Quilfen, Y., Rami, A., Raney, R. K., Rayna, M., Remy, E., Remy, F., Restano, M., Richardson, A., Richardson, D., Ricker, R., Ricko, M., Rinne, E., Rose, S. K., Rosmorduc, V., Rudenko, S., Ruiz, S., Ryan, B. J., Salaun, C., Sanchez-Roman, A., Sorensen, L. S., Sandwell, D., Saraceno, M., Scagliola, M., Schaeffer, P., Scharffenberg, M. G., Scharroo, R., Schiller, A., Schneider, R., Schwatke, C., Scozzari, A., Ser-giacomi, E., Seyler, F., Shah, R., Sharma, R., Shaw, A., Shepherd, A., Shriver, J., Shum, C. K., Simons, W., Simonsen, S. B., Slater, T., Smith, W., Soares, S., Sokolovskiy, M., Soudarin, L., Spatar, C., Speich, S., Srinivasan, M., Srokosz, M., Stanev, E., Staneva, J., Steunou, N., Stroeve, J., Su, B., Sulistioadi, Y. B., Swain, D., Sylvestre-baron, A., Taburet, N., Tailleux, R., Takayama, K., Tapley, B., Tarpanelli, A., Tavernier, G., Testut, L., Thakur, P. K., Thibaut, P., Thompson, L., Tintore, J., Tison, C., Tourain, C., Tournadre, J., Townsend, B., Tran, N., Trilles, S., Tsamados, M., Tseng, K. H., Ubelmann, C., Uebbing, B., Vergara, O., Verron, J., Vieira, T., Vignudelli, S., Shiffer, N. V., Visser, P., Vivier, F., Volkov, D., von Schuckmann, K., Vuglinskii, V., Vuilleumier, P., Walter, B., Wang, J. D., Wang, C., Watson, C., Wilkin, J., Willis, J., Wilson, H., Woodworth, P., Yang, K. H., Yao, F. F., Zaharia, R., Zakharova, E., Zaron, E. D., Zhang, Y. S., Zhao, Z. X., Zinchenko, V., & Zlotnicki, V. (2021). Altimetry for the Future: Building on 25 Years of Progress. Advances in Space Research, 68(2), 319-363. [10.1016/j.asr.2021.01.022]

Ainsworth, T. D., Leggat, W., Silliman, B. R., Lantz, C. A., Bergman, J. L., Fordyce, A. J., Page, C. E., Renzi, J. J., Morton, J., Eakin, C. M., & Heron, S. F. (2021). Rebuilding Relationships on Coral Reefs: Coral Bleaching Knowledge-Sharing to Aid Adaptation Planning for Reef Users: Bleaching Emergence on Reefs Demonstrates the Need to Consider Reef Scale and Accessibility When Preparing for, and Responding to, Coral Bleaching. Bioessays, 43(9), e2100048. [10.1002/bies.202100048]

Benjamin, S. G., James, E. P., Hu, M., Alexander, C. R., Ladwig, T. T., Brown, J. M., Weygandt, S. S., Turner, D. D., Minnis, P., Smith, W. L., & Heidinger, A. K. (2021). Stratiform Cloud-Hydrometeor Assimilation for HRRR and Rap Model Short-Range Weather Prediction. Monthly Weather Review, 149(8), 2673-2694. [10.1175/mwr-d-20-0319.1]

Boukabara, S. A., Eyre, J., Anthes, R. A., Holmlund, K., Germain, K. S. M., & Hoffman, R. N. (2021). The Earth-Observing Satellite Constellation: A Review from a Meteorological Perspective of a Complex, Interconnected Global System with Extensive Applications. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Magazine, 9(3), 26-42. [10.1109/Mgrs.2021.3070248]

Chen, Y., Shao, X., Cao, C., & Ho, S.-P. (2021). Simultaneous Radio Occultation Predictions for Inter-Satellite Comparison of Bending Angle Profiles from COSMIC-2 and Geooptics. Remote Sensing, 13(18). [10.3390/rs13183644]

Choi, T., & Cao, C. Y. (2021). NOAA-20 VIIRS Relative Spectral Response Effects on Solar Diffuser Degradation and on-Orbit Radiometric Calibration. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 60. [10.1109/tgrs.2021.3101695]

Diamond, H. J., Schreck, C. J., Becker, E. J., Bell, G. D., Blake, E. S., Bond, S., Bringas, F. G., Camargo, S. J., Chen, L., Coelho, C. A. S., Domingues, R., Goldenberg, S. B., Goni, G., Fauchereau, N., Halpert, M. S., He, Q., Klotzbach, P. J., Knaff, J. A., L'Heureux, M., Landsea, C. W., Lin, I. I., Lorrey, A. M., Luo, J.-J., MacRitchie, K., Magee, A. D., Noll, B., Pasch, R. J., Pezza, A. B., Rosencrans, M., Tippet, M. K., Trewin, B. C., Truchelut, R. E., Wang, B., Wang, H., Wood, K. M., Woolley, J.-M., & Young, S. H. (2021). The Tropics. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 102(8), S199-S262. [10.1175/BAMS-D-21-0080.1]

Druckenmiller, M. L., Moon, T. A., Thoman, R. L., Ballinger, T. J., Berner, L. T., Bernhard, G. H., Bhatt, U. S., Bjerke, J. W., Box, J. E., Brown, R., Cappelen, J., Christiansen, H. H., Decharme, B., Derksen, C., Divine, D., Drozdov, D. S., Elias Chereque, A., Epstein, H. E., Farquharson, L. M., Farrell, S. L., Fausto, R. S., Fettweis, X., Fioletov, V. E., Forbes, B. C., Frost, G. V., Gargulinski, E., Gerland, S., Goetz, S. J., Grabinski, Z., Grooß, J.-U., Haas, C., Hanna, E., Hanssen-Bauer, I., Hendricks, S., Holmes, R. M., Ialongo, I., Isaksen, K., Jain, P., Johnsen, B., Kaleschke, L., Kholodov, A. L., Kim, S.-J., Korsgaard, N. J., Labe, Z., Lakkala, K., Lara, M. J., Loomis, B., Luojus, K., Macander, M. J., Malkova, G. V., Mankoff, K. D., Manney, G. L., McClelland, J. W., Meier, W. N., Mote, T., Mudryk, L., Müller, R., Nyland, K. E., Overland, J. E., Park, T., Pavlova, O., Perovich, D., Petty, A., Phoenix, G. K., Raynolds, M. K., Reijmer, C. H., Richter-Menge, J., Ricker, R., Romanovsky, V. E., Scott, L., Shapiro, H., Shiklomanov, A. I., Shiklomanov, N. I., Smeets, C. J. P. P., Smith, S. L., Soja, A., Spencer, R. G. M., Starkweather, S., Streletskiy, D. A., Suslova, A., Svendby, T., Tank, S. E., Tedesco, M., Tian-Kunze, X., Timmermans, M.-L., Tømmervik, H., Tretiakov, M., Tschudi, M., Vakhutinsky, S., van As, D., van de Wal, R. S. W., Veraverbeke, S., Walker, D. A., Walsh, J. E., Wang, M., Webster, M., Winton, Ø., Wood, K., York, A., & Ziel, R. (2021). The Arctic. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 102(8), S263-S316. [10.1175/BAMS-D-21-0086.1]

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Gu, Y. L., Blonski, S., Wang, W. H., Uprety, S., Choi, T., Shao, X., Zhang, B., & Cao, C. Y. (2021). Improved NOAA-20 Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite Day/Night Band Image Quality by Upgraded Gain Calibration. Remote Sensing, 13(13). [10.3390/rs13132509]

Huang, B., Liu, C., Freeman, E., Graham, G., Smith, T., & Zhang, H.-M. (2021). Assessment and Intercomparison of NOAA Daily Optimum Interpolation Sea Surface Temperature (DOISST) Version 2.1. Journal of Climate, 34(18), 7421-7441. [10.1175/jcli-d-21-0001.1]

Huang, M., Crawford, J. H., DiGangi, J. P., Carmichael, G. R., Bowman, K. W., Kumar, S. V., & Zhan, X. W. (2021). Satellite Soil Moisture Data Assimilation Impacts on Modeling Weather Variables and Ozone in the Southeastern US - Part 1: An Overview. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 21(14), 11013-11040. [10.5194/acp-21-11013-2021]

Jin, X., Yan, B. H., Sun, N., Iturbide-Sanchez, F., & Chen, Y. (2021). A Novel Detection Algorithm for Impulse Spike Interferences in Cross-Track Infrared Sounder Short-Wave Spectral Radiance. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 14, 9089-9105. [10.1109/JSTARS.2021.3110257]

Johnson, G. C., Lumpkin, R., Alin, S. R., Amaya, D. J., Baringer, M. O., Boyer, T., Brandt, P., Carter, B. R., Cetinić, I., Chambers, D. P., Cheng, L., Collins, A. U., Cosca, C., Domingues, R., Dong, S., Feely, R. A., Frajka-Williams, E., Franz, B. A., Gilson, J., Goni, G., Hamlington, B. D., Herrford, J., Hu, Z.-Z., Huang, B., Ishii, M., Jevrejeva, S., Kennedy, J. J., Kersalé, M., Killick, R. E., Landschützer, P., Lankhorst, M., Leuliette, E., Locarnini, R., Lyman, J. M., Marra, J. J., Meinen, C. S., Merrifield, M. A., Mitchum, G. T., Moat, B. I., Nerem, R. S., Perez, R. C., Purkey, S. G., Reagan, J., Sanchez-Franks, A., Scannell, H. A., Schmid, C., Scott, J. P., Siegel, D. A., Smeed, D. A., Stackhouse, P. W., Sweet, W., Thompson, P. R., Triñanes, J. A., Volkov, D. L., Wanninkhof, R., Weller, R. A., Wen, C., Westberry, T. K., Widlansky, M. J., Wilber, A. C., Yu, L., & Zhang, H.-M. (2021). Global Oceans. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 102(8), S143-S198. [10.1175/BAMS-D-21-0083.1]

Knaff, J. A., Sampson, C. R., Kucas, M. E., Slocum, C. J., Brennan, M. J., Meissner, T., Ricciardulli, L., Mouche, A., Reul, N., Morris, M., Chirokova, G., & Caroff, P. (2021). Estimating Tropical Cyclone Surface Winds: Current Status, Emerging Technologies, Historical Evolution, and a Look to the Future. Tropical Cyclone Research and Review, 10(3), 125-150. [10.1016/j.tcrr.2021.09.002]

Kolodziej, G., Studivan, M. S., Gleason, A. C. R., Langdon, C., Enochs, I. C., & Manzello, D. P. (2021). Impacts of Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease (Sctld) on Coral Community Structure at an Inshore Patch Reef of the Upper Florida Keys Using Photomosaics. Frontiers in Marine Science, 8. [10.3389/fmars.2021.682163]

Kondragunta, S., Wei, Z., McDonald, B. C., Goldberg, D. L., & Tong, D. Q. (2021). Covid-19 Induced Fingerprints of a New Normal Urban Air Quality in the United States. []. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 126(17), e2021JD034797. [10.1029/2021JD034797]

Kulie, M. S., Pettersen, C., Merrelli, A. J., Wagner, T. J., Wood, N. B., Dutter, M., Beachler, D., Kluber, T., Turner, R., Mateling, M., Lenters, J., Blanken, P., Maahn, M., Spence, C., Kneifel, S., Kucera, P. A., Tokay, A., Bliven, L. F., Wolff, D. B., & Petersen, W. A. (2021). Snowfall in the Northern Great Lakes: Lessons Learned from a Multisensor Observatory. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 102(7), E1317-E1339. [10.1175/bams-d-19-0128.1]

Lachs, L., Bythell, J. C., East, H. K., Edwards, A. J., Mumby, P. J., Skirving, W. J., Spady, B. L., & Guest, J. R. (2021). Fine-Tuning Heat Stress Algorithms to Optimise Global Predictions of Mass Coral Bleaching. Remote Sensing, 13(14). [10.3390/rs13142677]

Liu, Q., Cao, C., Grassotti, C., Liang, X., & Chen, Y. (2021). Experimental OMPS Radiance Assimilation through One-Dimensional Variational Analysis for Total Column Ozone in the Atmosphere. Remote Sensing, 13(17), 3418. [10.3390/rs13173418]

Ma, Z., Li, J., Han, W., Li, Z. L., Zeng, Q. C., Menzel, W. P., Schmit, T. J., Di, D., & Liu, C. Y. (2021). Four-Dimensional Wind Fields from Geostationary Hyperspectral Infrared Sounder Radiance Measurements with High Temporal Resolution. Geophysical Research Letters, 48(14). [10.1029/2021gl093794]

Maddy, E. S., & Boukabara, S. A. (2021). MIIDAPS-AI: An Explainable Machine-Learning Algorithm for Infrared and Microwave Remote Sensing and Data Assimilation Preprocessing-Application to Leo and Geo Sensors. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 14, 8566-8576. [10.1109/jstars.2021.3104389]

Manzello, D. P., Kolodziej, G., Kirkland, A., Besemer, N., & Enochs, I. C. (2021). Increasing Coral Calcification in Orbicella Faveolata and Pseudodiploria Strigosa at Flower Garden Banks, Gulf of Mexico. Coral Reefs, 40(4), 1097-1111. [10.1007/s00338-021-02108-8]

Mateling, M. E., Pettersen, C., Kulie, M. S., Mattingly, K. S., Henderson, S. A., & L’Ecuyer, T. S. (2021). The Influence of Atmospheric Rivers on Cold-Season Precipitation in the Upper Great Lakes Region. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 126(13), e2021JD034754. [10.1029/2021JD034754]

Mayfield, A. B., Aguilar, C., Kolodziej, G., Enochs, I. C., & Manzello, D. P. (2021). Shotgun Proteomic Analysis of Thermally Challenged Reef Corals. [Original Research]. Frontiers in Marine Science, 8(547). [10.3389/fmars.2021.660153]

Miller, D., Arulraj, M., Ferraro, R., Grassotti, C., Kuligowski, B., Liu, S., Petkovic, V., Wu, S., & Xie, P. (2021). A Study of Two Impactful Heavy Rainfall Events in the Southern Appalachian Mountains During Early 2020, Part II; Regional Overview, Rainfall Evolution, and Satellite QPE Utility. Remote Sensing, 13(13), 28. [10.3390/rs13132500]

Miller, D., Forsythe, J., Kusselson, S., Straka III, W., Yin, J., Zhan, X., & Ferraro, R. (2021). A Study of Two Impactful Heavy Rainfall Events in the Southern Appalachian Mountains During Early 2020, Part I; Societal Impacts, Synoptic Overview, and Historical Context. Remote Sensing, 13(13). [10.3390/rs13132452]

Miller, S. D., Haddock, S. H. D., Straka, W. C., Seaman, C. J., Combs, C. L., Wang, M. H., Shi, W., & Nam, S. (2021). Honing in on Bioluminescent Milky Seas from Space. Scientific Reports, 11(1). [10.1038/s41598-021-94823-z]

Pan, C. H., Yan, B. H., Cao, C. Y., Flynn, L., Xiong, X. Z., Beach, E., & Zhou, L. H. (2021). Performance of OMPS Nadir Profilers Sensor Data Records. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 59(8), 6885-6893. [10.1109/tgrs.2020.3026586]

Pun, I.-F., Knaff, J. A., & Sampson, C. R. (2021). Uncertainty of Tropical Cyclone Wind Radii on Sea Surface Temperature Cooling. [journal article]. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 126(14), e2021JD034857. [10.1029/2021JD034857]

Rubin, E. T., Enochs, I. C., Foord, C., Mayfield, A. B., Kolodziej, G., Basden, I., & Manzello, D. P. (2021). Molecular Mechanisms of Coral Persistence within Highly Urbanized Locations in the Port of Miami, Florida. [Original Research]. Frontiers in Marine Science, 8(936). [10.3389/fmars.2021.695236]

Said, F., Jelenak, Z., Park, J., & Chang, P. S. (2021). The NOAA Track-Wise Wind Retrieval Algorithm and Product Assessment for Cygnss. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 60, 1-24. [10.1109/Tgrs.2021.3087426]

Sandwell, D. T., Harper, H., Tozer, B., & Smith, W. H. F. (2021). Gravity Field Recovery from Geodetic Altimeter Missions. Advances in Space Research, 68(2), 1059-1072. [10.1016/j.asr.2019.09.011]

Santer, B. D., Po-Chedley, S., Mears, C., Fyfe, J. C., Gillett, N., Fu, Q., Painter, J. F., Solomon, S., Steiner, A. K., Wentz, F. J., Zelinka, M. D., & Zou, C. Z. (2021). Using Climate Model Simulations to Constrain Observations. Journal of Climate, 34(15), 6281-6301. [10.1175/jcli-d-20-0768.1]

Shao, X., Ho, S. P., Zhang, B., Cao, C. Y., & Chen, Y. (2021). Consistency and Stability of SNPP ATMS Microwave Observations and COSMIC-2 Radio Occultation over Oceans. Remote Sensing, 13(18). [10.3390/rs13183754]

Shi, H., Xian, G., Auch, R., Gallo, K., & Zhou, Q. (2021). Urban Heat Island and Its Regional Impacts Using Remotely Sensed Thermal Data-a Review of Recent Developments and Methodology. Land, 10(8). [10.3390/land10080867]

Thomas, J. T., Spady, B. L., Munday, P. L., & Watson, S.-A. (2021). The Role of Ligand-Gated Chloride Channels in Behavioural Alterations at Elevated CO2 in a Cephalopod. Journal of Experimental Biology, 224(13), jeb242335. [10.1242/jeb.242335]

Upadhyaya, S. A., Kirstetter, P. E., Kuligowski, R. J., Gourley, J. J., & Grams, H. M. (2021). Classifying Precipitation from Geo Satellite Observations: Prognostic Model. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 147(739), 3394-3409. [10.1002/qj.4134]

Upadhyaya, S. A., Kirstetter, P. E., Kuligowski, R. J., & Searls, M. (2021). Classifying Precipitation from Geo Satellite Observations: Diagnostic Model. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 147(739), 3318-3334. [10.1002/qj.4130]

van den Heever, S. C., Grant, L. D., Freeman, S. W., Marinescu, P. J., Barnum, J., Bukowski, J., Casas, E., Drager, A. J., Fuchs, B., Herman, G. R., Hitchcock, S. M., Kennedy, P. C., Nielsen, E. R., Park, J. M., Rasmussen, K., Razin, M. N., Riesenberg, R., Dellaripa, E. R., Slocum, C. J., Toms, B. A., & van den Heever, A. (2021). The Colorado State University Convective Cloud Outflows and Updrafts Experiment (C3LOUD-EX). Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 102(7), E1283-E1305. [10.1175/BAMS-D-19-0013.1]

Verron, J., Bonnefond, P., Andersen, O., Ardhuin, F., Berge-Nguyen, M., Bhowmick, S., Blumstein, D., Boy, F., Brodeau, L., Cretaux, J. F., Dabat, M. L., Dibarboure, G., Fleury, S., Garnier, F., Gourdeau, L., Marks, K., Queruel, N., Sandwell, D., Smith, W. H. F., & Zaron, E. D. (2021). The Saral/Altika Mission: A Step Forward to the Future of Altimetry. [Article]. Advances in Space Research, 68(2), 808-828. [10.1016/j.asr.2020.01.030]

Wang, P., Li, Z. L., Li, J., & Schmit, T. J. (2021). Added-Value of Geo-Hyperspectral Infrared Radiances for Local Severe Storm Forecasts Using the Hybrid OSSE Method. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 38(8), 1315-1333. [10.1007/s00376-021-0443-1]

Wang, W. H., Cao, C. Y., Blonski, S., Gu, Y. L., Zhang, B., & Uprety, S. (2021). An Improved Method for VIIRS Radiance Limit Verification and Saturation Rollover Flagging. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 60, 1-11. [10.1109/Tgrs.2021.3097896]

Wei, J. W., Wang, M. H., Jiang, L. D., Yu, X. L., Mikelsons, K., & Shen, F. (2021). Global Estimation of Suspended Particulate Matter from Satellite Ocean Color Imagery. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 126(8). [10.1029/2021jc017303]

Yan, B. H., Goldberg, M., Jin, X., Liang, D., Huang, J. F., Porter, W., Sun, N. H., Zhou, L. H., Pan, C. H., Iturbide-Sanchez, F., Liu, Q. H., & Zhang, K. (2021). A New 32-Day Average-Difference Method for Calculating Inter-Sensor Calibration Radiometric Biases between SNPP and NOAA-20 Instruments within ICVS Framework. Remote Sensing, 13(16). [10.3390/rs13163079]

Yang, W., Kogan, F., Guo, W., & Chen, Y. (2021). A Novel Re-Compositing Approach to Create Continuous and Consistent Cross-Sensor/Cross-Production Global NDVI Datasets. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 42(16), 6025-6049. [10.1080/01431161.2021.1934597]

Ye, X., Arab, P., Ahmadov, R., James, E., Grell, G. A., Pierce, B., Kumar, A., Makar, P., Chen, J., Davignon, D., Carmichael, G. R., Ferrada, G., McQueen, J., Huang, J., Kumar, R., Emmons, L., Herron-Thorpe, F. L., Parrington, M., Engelen, R., Peuch, V. H., da Silva, A., Soja, A., Gargulinski, E., Wiggins, E., Hair, J. W., Fenn, M., Shingler, T., Kondragunta, S., Lyapustin, A., Wang, Y., Holben, B., Giles, D. M., & Saide, P. E. (2021). Evaluation and Intercomparison of Wildfire Smoke Forecasts from Multiple Modeling Systems for the 2019 Williams Flats Fire. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21(18), 14427-14469. [10.5194/acp-21-14427-2021]

Zhang, H. F., & Ignatov, A. (2021). A Completeness and Complementarity Analysis of the Data Sources in the NOAA in Situ Sea Surface Temperature Quality Monitor (Iquam) System. Remote Sensing, 13(18). [10.3390/rs13183741]

Zhang, H. F., Ignatov, A., & Hinshaw, D. (2021). Evaluation of the in Situ Sea Surface Temperature Quality Control in the NOAA in Situ SST Quality Monitor (Iquam) System. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 38(7), 1249-1263. [10.1175/jtech-d-20-0203.1]

Zou, C. Z., Xu, H., Hao, X. J., & Fu, Q. (2021). Post-Millennium Atmospheric Temperature Trends Observed from Satellites in Stable Orbits. Geophysical Research Letters, 48(13). [10.1029/2021gl093291]

2021: 2 Book Sections

Manzello, D., & De La Cour, J. (2021). NOAA Coral Reef Watch: Providing Decision Support Products to Enhance Coral Reef Ecosystem Management in a Warming World. Global Coral Reef Monitoring Network, 2021: The Sixth Status of Coral Reefs of the World: 2020 Report, 163.

Khazanov, G. V., Sibeck, D. G., & Chu, M. (2021). Magnetosphere-Ionosphere Coupling of Precipitating Electrons and Ionospheric Conductance. Magnetospheres in the Solar System, 259, 229-242. [10.1002/9781119815624.ch16]

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