2007 NEWS Publications


Alan, R. Pl, and B. J. Soden, 2007: Large Discrepancy between Observed and Simulated Precipitation Trends in the Ascending and Desending Branches of the Tropical Circulation. Geophys. Res. Lett., 34.L18705http://www.agu.org/pubs/crossref/2007/2007GL031460.shtml 


Betts, A. K. 2007: Coupling of Water Vapor Convergence, Clouds, Precipitation, and Land-surface Processes. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D10108, doi:10.1029/2006JD008191 http://www.agu.org/pubs/crossref/2007/2006JD008191.shtml


Betts, A.K., M.A.F. Silva Dias, G. Fisch, C. von Randow, J.C.P. Cohen, R.da Silva, D.R. Fitzjarrald, 2007: The Amazonian Boundary Layer and Mesoscale Circulations. Chapter B3  in Amazonia and Global Change. http://alanbetts.com/research/paper/the-amazonian-boundary-layer-and-mesoscale-circulations/  


Curtis, S., A. Salahuddin, R. F. Adler, G. J. Huffman, G. Gu, and Y. Hong, 2007: Precipitation Extremes Estimated by GPCP and TRMM: ENSO Relationships. J. Hydrometeor. (GEWEX Special Issue), 8, 678-689. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JHM601.1


Gu, G., R. Adler, G. Huffman, and S. Curtis, 2007: Tropical Rainfall Variability on Interannual-to-Interdecadal/Longer-Time Scales Derived from the GPCP Monthly Product, J. Climate, 20, 4033-4046. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JCLI4227.1 


 Hu, Y., M. Vaughan, C. McClain, M. Behrenfeld, H. Maring, D. Anderson, S. Sun-Mack, D. Flittner, J. Huang, B. Wielicki, P. Minnis, C. Weimer, C. Trepte, and R. Kuehn, 2007: Global Statistics of Liquid Water Content and Effective Number Concentration of Water Clouds over Ocean Derived from Combined CALIPSO and MODIS Measurements. Atmos. Chem., & Phys., 7, 3353-3359. http://www.atmos-chem-phys.net/7/3353/2007/acp-7-3353-2007.html


John, V. O., and B. Soden, 2007: Temperature and Humidity Biases in Global Climate Models and their Impacts on Climate Feedbacks. Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L18605, doi:10. 029/2007GL030736    


Kahn, B. H., E. Fishbein, S. L. Nasiri, A. Eldering, E. J. Fetzer, M. J. Garay and S.-Y. Lee 2007: The Radiative Consistency of AIRS and MODIS Cloud Retrievals, J. Geophys. Res., 112, D09201, doi:10.1029/2006JD007486. http://europa.agu.org/?view=article&uri=/journals/jd/jd0709/2006JD007486/2006JD007486.xml&t=2007,10.1029/2006JD007486,Kahn


Kato, H., M. Rodell, F. Beyrich, H. Cleugh, E. van Gorsel, H. Liu, and T. P. Meyers, 2007: Sensitivity of Land Surface Simulations to Model Physics, Land Characteristics, and Forcings, at Four CEOP Sites, J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 87A, 187-204, 2007. http://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jmsj/85A/0/85A_187/_article


LÕEcuyer, T. S. and G. L. Stephens, 2007: The Tropical Oceanic Energy Budget from the TRMM Perspective.  Part II: Evaluating GCM Representations of the Sensitivity of Regional Energy and Water Cycles to ENSO, J. Climate 20, 4548-4571. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/pdf/10.1175/JCLI4207.1


Liu, W.T., X. Xie, and P.P. Niiler, 2007: Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction over Aqulhas Extension Meanders.  J. Climate, 20, 5784-5797 http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2007JCLI1732.1


Papa, F., C. Prigent and W. B. Rossow, 2007: Ob’ River Inundations from Satellite Observations: A Relationship with Winter Snow Parameters and River Runoff. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D18103, doi 10.1029/2007JD008451, (1-11). http://www.agu.org/contents/journals/ViewJournalContents.do?journalCode=JF&days=7&viewBy=date&year=2007&month=Aug&sortBy=pubDate


Prigent, C., F. Papa, F. Aires, W. B. Rossow and E. Matthews, 2007: Global Inundation Dynamics Inferred from Multiple Satellite Observations, 1993-2000. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D12107, doi: 1029/2006JD007847, (1-13). http://pubs.giss.nasa.gov/docs/2007/2007_Prigent_etal.pdf


Romanou, A., B. Liepert, G. Schmidt, W. B. Rossow and Y-C. Zhang, 2007: 20th Century Reduction in Surface Solar Irradiance in Simulations and Observations. Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L05713, doi: 10.1029/2006GL028356, (1-5). http://pubs.giss.nasa.gov/docs/2007/2007_Romanou_etal.pdf


Rossow, W. B., J. J. Bates, Y-C. Zhang, K. Knapp, E. Duenas, J. Romanski, 2007: Analyzing the Variations of the Global Ocean Energy Cycle. U.S. CLIVAR Variations, 5, 13-15.


Wentz, F. J, L Ricciardulli, K. A. Hilburn and Carl Mears, 2007:  How Much More Rain will Global Warming Bring? Science, 317, 233-235, doi: 10.1126/1140746 http://www.sciencemag.org/content/317/5835/233.abstract?sid=42244e1e-b5bd-4a94-afdc-c585e4384bb9.  


Xie, X., W. T.  Liu and B. Tang, 2007: Spacebased Estimation of Moisture Transport in Marine Atmosphere using Support Vector Machine, Remote Sens. Environ., 112, 1845-1855 http://trs-new.jpl.nasa.gov/dspace/bitstream/2014/40922/1/07-3052.pdf


Zhang, Y-C., W. B. Rossow and P. W. Stackhouse, 2007: Comparison of Different Global Information Sources used in Surface Radiative Flux Calculation: Radiative Properties of the Surface. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D01102, doi: 10.1029/2005JD007008, (1-20). http://europa.agu.org/?view=article&uri=/journals/jd/jd0701/2005JD007008/2005JD007008.xml&t=Zhang,jd


Zhang, Y-C., W. B. Rossow, P. Stackhouse,  A. Romanou and B. A. Wielicki, 2007: Decadal Variations of Global Energy and Ocean Heat Budget and Meridional Energy Transports Inferred from Recent Global Data Sets. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D22101, doi 10.1029/2007JD008435, (1-8). http://europa.agu.org/?view=article&uri=/journals/jd/jd0722/2007JD008435/2007JD008435.xml&t=Zhang,jd