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Fiscal Year 2021 STAR Publications

Fiscal Year 2020Q4 2021Q1 2021Q2 2021Q3 Totals
Journal Articles 28 35 5 0 68
Book sections         0
    Totals             68
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FY2021 Publications - 1 October 2020 - 30 September 2021

2020 Q4: 28 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]

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]

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]

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]

2021 Q1: 35 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., 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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

Milani, L., Kulie, M. S., Casella, D., Kirstetter, P. E., Panegrossi, G., Petkovic, V., Ringerud, S. E., Rysman, J.-F., Sanò, P., Wang, N.-Y., You, Y., & 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. [10.1109/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]

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), e2020EA001599. [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: 5 Publications

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

2021 Q3: 0 Publications

2021: 0 Book Sections

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