2004 - 2006 NEWS Publications


Koster, R. D., M. J. Suarez, P. Liu, U. Jambor, M. Kistler, A. Berg, R. Reichle, M. Rodell, and J. Famiglietti, Realistic Initialization of Land Surface States: Impacts on Subseasonal Forecast Skill, 2004: J. Hydrometeor., 5 (6), 1049-1063. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JHM-387.1 


Aires, F., C. Prigent and W.B. Rossow, 2005: Sensitivity of Satellite Microwave and Infrared Observations to Soil Moisture at a Global Scale. II: Global Statistical Relationships. J. Geophys. Res., 110, doi 10.1029/2004JD005094, (1-14). http://www.agu.org/pubs/crossref/2005/2004JD005094.shtml


 Jo, Y.-H., X.-H. Yan, B. Dzwonkowski, and W.T. Liu, 2005: A Study of Freshwater Discharge from the Amazon River into the Tropical Atlantic using Multi-Sensor Data. Geophys. Res. Lett., 32. L02605, doi:10.1029/2004GL021840. http://airsea-www.jpl.nasa.gov/publication/paper/Jo-etal-2005.pdf 


Liu, J., J. A. Curry, W. B. Rossow, J. R. Key, and X. Wang, 2005: Comparison of Surface Radiative Flux Data Sets over the Arctic Ocean. J. Geophys. Res., 110, doi 10.1029/2004JC002381 (1-13). http://stratus.ssec.wisc.edu/papers/jliu_jgr_2005.pdf


 Liu, W. T. and W. Tang, 2005: Estimating Moisture Transport over Ocean using Spacebased Observations from Space.  J. Geophys. Res. 110, D10101, doi:10.1029/2004JD005300. http://airsea-www.jpl.nasa.gov/publication/paper/Liu-Tang-2005.pdf 


Prigent, C., F. Aires, W. B. Rossow and A. Robock, 2005: Sensitivity of Satellite Microwave and Infrared Observations to Soil Moisture at a Global Scale. I: Relationship of Satellite Observations to In Situ Soil Moisture Measurements. J. Geophys. Res., 110, doi 10.1029/2004JD005087 (1-15). http://climate.envsci.rutgers.edu/pdf/PrigentEtAl2004JD005087.pdf


Raschke, E., A. Ohmura, W. B. Rossow, B. E. Carlson, Y-C. Zhang, C. Stubenrauch, M. Kottek and M. Wild, 2005: Cloud Effects on the Radiation Budget Based on ISCCP Data (1991 to 1995). Int. J. Climatology, 25, 1023-1039. http://www.iac.ethz.ch/doc/publications/Raschke_ISCCP.pdf


Sorooshian, S., R. Lawford, P. Try, W. Rossow, J. Roads, J. Polcher, G. Sommeria and R. Schiffer, 2005: Water and Energy Cycles: Investigating the Links. World Meteorological Organization Bulletin, 54, April 2005, 58-64. http://www.wcrp-climate.org/documents/WMO_Bulletin54.pdf


Fetzer, E. J., B. H. Lambrigtsen, A. Eldering, H. H. Aumann, and M. T. Chahine 2006: Biases in Total Precipitable Water Vapor Climatologies from Atmospheric Infrared Sounder and Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer, J. Geophys. Res., 111, D09S16, doi:10.1029/2005JD006598. http://trs-new.jpl.nasa.gov/dspace/bitstream/2014/40384/1/05-2351.pdf


Gettelman, A., E. J. Fetzer, A. Eldering and F. W. Irion 2006: The Global Distribution of Supersaturation in the Upper Troposphere from the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder, J. Climate, 23, 6089–6103. http://www.cgd.ucar.edu/cms/andrew/papers/gettelman2006_ssatairs.pdf


Held, I. M. and B. Soden, 2006: Robust Responses of the Hydrological Cycle to Global Warming. J. Climate, 19 (14), 3354-3360. http://www.gfdl.noaa.gov/bibliography/related_files/ih0601.pdf   


John, V. O,and B. J. Soden, 2006:  Does Convectively-detrained Cloud Ice Enhance Water

Vapor Feedback? Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L20701. http://www.sat.ltu.se/members/viju/publication/feedback/2006GL027260.pdf


 Liu, W. T., X. Xie, W. Tang, and V. Zlotnicki, 2006: Spacebased Observations of Oceanic Influence on the Annual Variation of South American Water Balance, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L08710, doi:10.1029/2006GL025683. http://airsea-www.jpl.nasa.gov/publication/paper/Liu-etal-2006sa.pdf


Olson, W. S., C. D. Kummerow, S. Yang, G. W. Petty, W.-K. Tao, T. L. Bell, S. A. Braun, Y. Wang, S. E. Lang, D. E. Johnson, and C. Chiu, 2006:  Precipitation and Latent Heating Distributions from Satellite Passive Microwave Radiometry.  Part I:  Improvement Method and Uncertainties, J. Appl. Meteor. and Climatol., 45, 702-720. http://rain.atmos.colostate.edu/research/pubs/olson2006.pdf 


Papa, F., C. Prigent, F. Durand and W. B. Rossow, 2006: Wetland Dynamics using a Suite of Satellite Observations: A Case Study of Application and Evaluation for the Indian Subcontinent. Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, doi: 10.1029/2006GL025767, (1-4). http://crest.ccny.cuny.edu/rscg/Research/Papa/Publications/papers/2006/2006_Papa_etal_1.pdf


Papa, F., C. Prigent, W. B. Rossow, B. Legresy and F. Remy, 2006: Inundated Wetland Dynamics over Boreal Regions from Remote Sensing: The Use of Topex-Poseidon Dual-frequency Radar Altimeter Observations. Int. J. Remote Sensing, 27, 4847-4866, doi:080/01431160600675887. http://pubs.giss.nasa.gov/docs/2006/2006_Papa_etal_2.pdf


Prigent, C., F. Aires and W. B. Rossow, 2006: Land Surface Microwave Emissivities over the Globe for a Decade. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 87,1573-1584. http://www.lmd.jussieu.fr/~falmd/articles/i1520-0477-87-11-1573.pdf


Romanou, A., W. B. Rossow and S-H. Chou, 2006: Decorrelation Scales of High Resolution Turbulent Fluxes at the Ocean Surface and a Method to Fill in Gaps in Satellite Data Products. J. Climate, 19, 3378-3393, doi: 10.1175/JCLI3773.1. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI3773.1


Rossow, W. B., J. J. Bates, J. Romanski, Y-C. Zhang, K. Knapp and E. Duenas, 2006: Analyzing the Variations of the Global Energy and Water Cycle. GEWEX NEWS, 16, 3-5. http://www.usclivar.org/Newsletter/VariationsV5N1/Energy_cycle.pdf


Tian, B., D. E. Waliser, E. J. Fetzer, B. H. Lambrigtsen, Y. L. Yung and B. Wang, 2006: Vertical Moist Thermodynamic Structure and Spatial-temporal Evolution of the Madden-Julian Oscillation in Atmospheric Infrared Sounder Observations, J. Atmos. Sci., 63, 2462-2485. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/pdf/10.1175/JAS3782.1


 Xie, S.-P., H. Xu, N. H. Saji, Y. Wang, and W. T. Liu, 2006: Role of Narrow Mountains in Large-scale Organization of Asian Monsoon Convection. J. Climate, 19, 3420-3429. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/pdf/10.1175/JCLI3777.1


Yang, S., W. S. Olson, J.-J. Wang, T. L. Bell, E. A. Smith, and C. D. Kummerow, 2006:  Precipitation and Latent Heating Distributions from Satellite Passive Microwave Radiometry.  Part II:  Evaluation of Estimates using Independent Data.  J. Appl. Meteor. and Climatol., 45, 721-739. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/pdf/10.1175/JAM2370.1


Zhang, Y., W. B. Rossow, and P. W. Stackhouse, 2006: Comparison of Different Global Information Sources used in Surface Radiative Flux Calculation: Radiative  Properties of the Near-surface Atmosphere. J. Geophys. Res., 111, D13106, doi: 10.1029/2005JD006873, (1-13). http://www.agu.org/pubs/crossref/2006/2005JD006873.shtml