2009 NEWS Publications


Behrangi A., K. Hsu, B. Imam, S. Sorooshian, G. Huffman, and R. J. Kuligowski, 2009: PERSIANN-MSA: A Precipitation Estimation Method from Satellite-based Multi-spectral Analysis, J. Hydromet,10(6), 1414-1429. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2009JHM1139.1


Bellerby, T., K. Hsu, and S. Sorooshian, 2009: LMODEL: A Satellite Precipitation Algorithm Using Cloud Development Modeling and Model Updating. Part I: Model Development and Calibration, J. Hydromet., 10(5), 1081-1095.http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2009JHM1091.1 


Bosilovich, M. G.,  D. Mocko, J. O. Roads, A. Ruane, 2009: A Multimodel Analysis for the Coordinated Enhanced Observing Period (CEOP). J. Hydromet, 10, 912-934, doi: 10.1175/2009JHM1090.1 http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2009JHM1090.1


Boushaki, F.I., K. Hsu, G-H Park, S. Mahani, and S. Sorooshian, 2009: Bias Adjustment of Satellite Precipitation Estimation Using Ground Measurement: A Case Study over the Southwestern U.S., J. Hydromet., 10(5), 1231-1242 http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2009JHM1099.1


Grecu, M., W. S. Olson, C.-L. Shie, T. S. L’Ecuyer, and W.-K. Tao, 2009: Combining Satellite Microwave Radiometer and Radar Observations to Estimate Atmospheric Latent Heating Profiles, J. Climate, 22, 6356-6376. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2009JCLI3020.1


Hilburn, K. A, 2009: The Passive Microwave Water Cycle Product, report number 072409, Remote Sensing Systems, Santa Rosa, CA, 30 pp. http://www.remss.com/papers/water_cycle/Hilburn_water_cycle_REMSS_TR_072409.pdf


Hsu, K., T. Bellerby, and S. Sorooshian, 2009: LMODEL: A Satellite Precipitation Algorithm Using Cloud Development Modeling and Model Updating. Part II: Model Updating, J. Hydromet, 10(5), 1096-1108. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2009JHM1091.1


Huffman, G. J., R. F. Adler, D. T. Bolvin, and G. Gu, 2009: Improving the Global Precipitation Record: GPCP Version 2.1, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L17808, doi:10.1029/2009GL04000 http://europa.agu.org/?view=article&uri=/journals/gl/gl0917/2009GL040000/2009GL040000.xml&t=Improving the Global Precipitation Record: GPCP Version 2.1


John, V. O., R. P. Allan, B. J. Soden, 2009: How Robust are Observed and Simulated Precipitation Responses to Tropical Ocean Warrming?. Geosphys. Res. Lett. 36, L14702, doi:10.1029/2009GL038276 http://europa.agu.org/?view=article&uri=/journals/gl/gl0914/2009GL038276/2009GL038276.xml&t=How Robust are Observed and Simulated Precipitation Responses to Tropical Ocean ,gl


Myoung, B., and Y. Deng, 2009: Interannual Variability of the Cyclonic Activity Along the U.S. Pacific Coast: influences on the Characteristics of Winter Precipitation in the Western United States. J. Climate, 22, 5732-5747. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2009JCLI2889.1


Rodell, M., I. Velicogna, and J.S. Famiglietti, 2009: Satellite-based Estimates of Groundwater Depletion in India, Nature, 460, 999-1002, doi:10.1038/460789a. http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v460/n7258/full/nature08238.html


Rossow, W. B., 2009: Increasing Greenhouse Gases Impact Local Water Supplies. GEWEX NEWS, 19, 10-12.


Santanello, J. A., C. Peters-Lidard, S. Kumar, C. Alonge, and W.-K. Tao, 2009:  A modeling and observational framework for diagnosing local land-atmosphere coupling on diurnal time scales.  J. Hydrometeor., 10, 577-599. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2009JHM1066.1


Sapiano, M. R., P, Arkin, 2009: An intercomparison and validation of high-resolution satellite precipitation estimates with 3-hourly gauge data, J. Hydrometeor., 10(1), 149-166 http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2008JHM1052.1


Sheffield, J., C. R. Ferguson, T. J. Troy, E. F. Wood, and M. F. McCabe, 2009: Closing the terrestrial water budget from satellite remote sensing, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L07403, doi:10.1029/2009GL037338 http://www.agu.org/pubs/crossref/2009/2009GL037338.shtml


Shige, S., Y. N. Takayabu, S. Kida, W.-K. Tao, X. Zeng, C. Yokoyama, and T. L’Ecuyer, 2009: Spectral retrieval of latent heating profiles from TRMM PR data. Part IV: Comparisons of lookup tables from two- and three-dimensional cloud-resolving model simulations, J. Climate, 22, 5577-5594. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2009JCLI2919.1?journalCode=clim


Torre Juárez, M. de la, B. H. Kahn, E. J. Fetzer, 2009: Cloud-type dependencies of MODIS and AMSR-E liquid water path differences. Atmos.  Chem. Phys. 9, 3367-3399 http://www.atmos-chem-phys-discuss.net/9/3367/2009/acpd-9-3367-2009.html


van der Velde, R., Z. Su, M. Ek, M. Rodell, and Y. Ma, 2009:  Influence of thermodynamic soil and vegetation parameterizations on the simulation of soil temperature states and surface fluxes by the Noah LSM over a Tibetan plateau site, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 13, 759–777. http://www.hydrol-earth-syst-sci.net/13/759/2009/hess-13-759-2009.pdf


Waliser, D. E., B. Tian, X. Xie, W. T. Liu, M. J. Schwartz, and E. J. Fetzer, 2009: How well can satellite data characterize the water cycle of the Madden-Julian Oscillation? Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L21803, doi:10.1029/2009GL040005; http://www.agu.org/pubs/crossref/2009/2009GL040005.shtml


Zaitchik, B. F., and M. Rodell, 2009: Forward-looking assimilation of MODIS-derived snow covered area into a land surface model, J. Hydrometeor., 10 (1), 130-148.      http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2008JHM1042.1


Zeng, L., P. Shi, W. T. Liu, and D. Wang, 2009: Evaluation of a satellite-derived latent heat flux product in the South China Sea: A comparison with moored buoy data and various products. Atmos. Res., 94, 91-105; http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0169809508003517


Zeng, X., W.-K. Tao, M. Zhang, A. Y. Hou, S. Xie, S. Lang, X. Li, D. Starr, X. Li, and J. Simpson, 2009: An indirect effect of ice nuclei on atmospheric radiation. J. Atmos. Sci., 66, 41-61. http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/2008JAS2778.1


Zeng, X., W.-K. Tao, M. Zhang, A. Y. Hou, S. Xie, S. Lang, X. Li, D. Starr, and X. Li, 2009: A contribution by ice nuclei to global warming. Quart. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 135, 1614-1629. http://kiwi.atmos.colostate.edu/pubs/i1520-0469-66-1-41.pdf