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GOES-R Series Scientific Publications | 2018

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
The Above-Anvil Cirrus Plume: An Important Severe Weather Indicator in Visible and Infrared Satellite Imagery
Kristopher Bedka, Elisa M. Murillo, Cameron R. Homeyer, Benjamin Scarino, and Haiden Mersiovsky
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 33, Issue 5, October 2018, pp. 1159-1181
   
     
Trapped Gravity Waves and Their Association with Turbulence in a Large Thunderstorm Anvil during PECAN
Stanley B. Trier and Robert D. Sharman
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 146, Issue 9, September 2018, pp. 3031-3052
   
     
Using the GOES-16 Split Window Difference to Detect a Boundary prior to Cloud Formation
Daniel T. Lindsey, Dan Bikos, and Lewis Grasso
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 99, Issue 8, August 2018, pp. 1541-1544
   
     
Contributions of Operational Satellites in Monitoring the Catastrophic Floodwaters Due to Hurricane Harvey
Mitchell D. Goldberg, Sanmei Li, Steven Goodman, Dan Lindsey, Bill Sjoberg and Donglian Sun
Remote Sensing
Volume 10, Issue 8, August 10, 2018, pp. 1256-1266
   
     
Assisting Flood Disaster Response with Earth Observation Data and Products: A Critical Assessment
Guy J-P. Schumann, G. Robert Brakenridge, Albert J. Kettner, Rashid Kashif and Emily Niebuhr
Remote Sensing
Volume 10, Issue 8, August 10, 2018, pp. 1230-1248
   
     
Is the Awareness of the Aerosol State Useful in Predicting Enhanced Lightning for Lightning-Producing Storms over Northern Alabama?
Tong Ren, Anita D. Rapp, Shaima L. Nasiri, John R. Mecikalski, and Jason Apke
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 57, Issue 8, August 2018, pp. 1663-1681
   
     
Direct Assimilation of ABI Infrared Radiances in NWP Models
Zhengkun Qin ; Xiaolei Zou
IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing
Volume: 11, Issue 6, June 2018, pp. 2022-2033
   
     
Applications of the 16 Spectral Bands on the Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI)
Timothy J. Schmit, Scott S. Lindstrom, Jordan J. Gerth, Mathew M. Gunshor
Journal of Operational Meteorology
Volume 6, Issue 4, June 8, 2018, pp. 33-46
   
     
Evolution of GLM-Observed Total Lightning in Hurricane Maria (2017) during the Period of Maximum Intensity
Alexandre O. Fierro, Stephanie N. Stevenson, and Robert M. Rabin
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 146, Issue 6, June 2018, pp. 1641-1666
   
     
A Methodology to Determine Recipe Adjustments for Multispectral Composites Derived from Next-Generation Advanced Satellite Imagers
Emily Berndt, Nicholas Elmer, Lori Schultz, Andrew Molthan
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 35, Issue 3, March 2018, pp. 643-664
   
     
GEO-LEO reflective band intercomparison with bidirectional reflectance distribution function and atmospheric scattering corrections
Tiejun Chang; Xiaoxiong Xiong; Graziela R. Keller; Xiangqian Wu
Journal of Applied Remote Sensing
Volume 12, Issue 1, February 23, 2018
   
     
From Photons to Pixels: Processing Data from the Advanced Baseline Imager
Satya Kalluri, Christian Alcala, James Carr, Paul Griffith, William Lebair, Dan Lindsey, Randall Race, Xiangqian Wu and Spencer Zierk
Remote Sensing
Volume 10, Issue 2, February 2018, 28 pp.
   
     
Relationships between Electrification and Storm-Scale Properties Based on Idealized Simulations of an Intensifying Hurricane-Like Vortex
Alexandre O. Fierro and Edward R. Mansell
Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences
Volume 75, Issue 2, February 2018, pp. 657-674
   
     
The NOAA/CIMSS ProbSevere Model: Incorporation of Total Lightning and Validation
John L. Cintineo, Michael J. Pavolonis, Justin M. Sieglaff, Daniel T. Lindsey, Lee Cronce, Jordan Gerth, Benjamin Rodenkirch, Jason Brunner, and Chad Gravelle
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 33, Issue 1, February 2018, pp. 331-345
   
 
 

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications | 2017

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
Forecasting Tropical Cyclone Eye Formation and Dissipation in Infrared Imagery
John A. Knaff and Robert T. DeMaria
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 32, Issue 6, December 2017, pp. 2103-2116
   
     
The Intracloud Lightning Fraction in the Contiguous United States
Gina Medici, Kenneth L. Cummins, Daniel J. Cecil, William J. Koshak, and Scott D. Rudlosky
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 145, Issue 11, November 2017, pp. 4481-4499
   
     
Breaking New Ground in Severe Weather Prediction: The 2015 NOAA/Hazardous Weather Testbed Spring Forecasting Experiment
Burkely T. Gallo, Adam J. Clark, Israel Jirak, John S. Kain, Steven J. Weiss, Michael Coniglio, Kent Knopfmeier, James Correia Jr., Christopher J. Melick, Christopher D. Karstens, Eswar Iyer, Andrew R. Dean, Ming Xue, Fanyou Kong, Youngsun Jung, Feifei Shen, Kevin W. Thomas, Keith Brewster, Derek Stratman, Gregory W. Carbin, William Line, Rebecca Adams-Selin, and Steve Willington
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 32, Issue 4, August 2017, pp. 1541-1568
   
     
Lightning decision support using VHF total lightning mapping and NLDN cloud-to-ground data in North Alabama
Schultz, C. J., G. T. Stano, P. J. Meyer, B. C. Carcione, T. Barron
Journal of Operational Meteorology
Volume 5, Issue 11, August 24, 2017, pp. 134-145
   
     
An efficient radiative transfer model for hyperspectral IR radiance simulation and applications under cloudy-sky conditions
Jun Li, Zhenglong Li, Pei Wang, Timothy J. Schmit, Wenguang Bai, Robert Atlas
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 122, Issue 14, July 27, 2017, pp. 7600-7613
   
     
Relationships between total lightning, deep convection, and tropical cyclone intensity change
Weixin Xu, Steven A. Rutledge and Wenjuan Zhang
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 122, Issue 13, July 17, 2017, pp. 7047-7063
   
     
GOES: Past, Present, and Future
S.J. Goodman, T.J. Schmit, J. Daniels, W. Denig, K. Metcalf
Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences
June 28, 2017, 28 pp.
   
     
Impact of space weather on the satellite industry
J. C. Green, J. Likar and Yuri Shprits
Space Weather
Volume 15, Issue 6, June 2017, pp. 804-818
   
     
Electrification and Lightning in Idealized Simulations of a Hurricane-Like Vortex Subject to Wind Shear and Sea Surface Temperature Cooling
Alexandre O. Fierro and Edward R. Mansell
Journal of Atmospheric Sciences
Volume 74, No. 6, June 2017, pp. 2023-2041
   
     
Retrieval of volcanic ash height from satellite-based infrared measurements
Lin Zhu, Jun Li, Yingying Zhao, He Gong and Wenjie Li
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 122, Issue 10, May 27, 2017, pp. 5364-5379
   
     
Electrification life cycle of incipient thunderstorms
Enrique V. Mattos, Luiz A. T. Machado, Earle R. Williams, Steven J. Goodman, Richard J. Blakeslee and Jeffrey C. Bailey
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 122, Issue 8, April 27, 2017, pp. 4670-4697
   
     
Impact Assessment of Himawari-8 AHI Data Assimilation in NCEP GDAS/GFS with GSI
Zaizhong Ma, Eric S. Maddy, Banglin Zhang, Tong Zhu, and Sid Ahmed Boukabara
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 122, Issue 8, April 27, 2017, pp. 4670-4697
   
     
A Closer Look at the ABI on the GOES-R Series
Timothy J. Schmit, Paul Griffith, Mathew M. Gunshor, Jaime M. Daniels, Steven J. Goodman, and William J. Lebai
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 98, No. 4, April 2017, pp. 681-698
   
     
Electrical discharges in the overshooting tops of thunderstorms
Donald R. MacGorman, Matthew S. Elliott and Elizabeth DiGangi
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 122, Issue 5, 16 March 2017, pp. 2929-2957
   
     
Assessment of MISR Cloud Motion Vectors (CMVs) Relative to GOES and MODIS Atmospheric Motion Vectors (AMVs)
Kevin J. Mueller, Dong L. Wu, Ákos Horváth, Veljko M. Jovanovic, Jan-Peter Muller, Larry Di Girolamo, Michael J. Garay, David J. Diner, Catherine M. Moroney, and Steve Wanzong
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 56, No. 3, March 2017, pp. 555-572
   
     
Assimilation of High-Resolution Satellite-Derived Atmospheric Motion Vectors: Impact on HWRF Forecasts of Tropical Cyclone Track and Intensity
Christopher Velden, William E. Lewis, Wayne Bresky, David Stettner, Jaime Daniels, and Steven Wanzong
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 145, No. 3, March 2017, pp. 1107-1125
   
     
Adaptive Observation Error Inflation for Assimilating All-Sky Satellite Radiance
Masashi Minamide and Fuqing Zhang
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 145, No. 3, March 2017, pp. 1063-1081
   
     
Validation of the effect of cross-calibrated GOES solar proton effective energies on derived integral fluxes by comparison with STEREO observations
J. V. Rodriguez, I. Sandberg, R. A. Mewaldt, I. A. Daglis and P. Jiggens
Space Weather
Volume 15, Issue 2, February 2017, pp. 290-309
   
     
Deep convective cloud characterizations from both broadband imager and hyperspectral infrared sounder measurements
Yufei Ai, Jun Li, Wenjing Shi, Timothy J. Schmit, Changyong Cao and Wanbiao Li
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 122, Issue 3, 16 February 2017, pp. 1700-1712
   
     
Detection and Inventory of Intense Pyroconvection in Western North America using GOES-15 Daytime Infrared Data
David A. Peterson, Michael D. Fromm, Jeremy E. Solbrig, Edward J. Hyer, Melinda L. Surratt, and James R. Campbell
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 56, No. 2, February 2017, pp. 471-493
   
     
Using Synthetic Brightness Temperatures to Address Uncertainties in Cloud-Top-Height Verification
Jason E. Nachamkin, Yi Jin, Lewis D. Grasso, Kim Richardson
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 56, No. 2, February 2017, pp. 283-296
   
     
Kinematic and Microphysical Significance of Lightning Jumps versus Nonjump Increases in Total Flash Rate
KalChristopher J. Schultz, Lawrence D. Carey, Elise V. Schultz, and Richard J. Blakeslee
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 32, No. 1, February 2017, pp. 275-288
   
     
Methods for Comparing Simulated and Observed Satellite Infrared Brightness Temperatures and What Do They Tell Us?
Sarah M. Griffin, Jason A. Otkin, Christopher M. Rozoff, Justin M. Sieglaff, Lee M. Cronce, Curtis R. Alexander
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 32, No. 1, February 2017, pp. 5-25
   
     
Impacts to Aviation Weather Center operations using total lightning observations from the Pseudo-GLM
Amanda Terborg and Geoffrey Stano
Journal of Operational Meteorology
Volume 5, No. 1, 27 January 2017, pp. 1-13
   
     
The properties of optical lightning flashes and the clouds they illuminate
Michael Peterson, Wiebke Deierling, Chuntao Liu, Douglas Mach and Christina Kalb
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 122, Issue 1, 16 January 2017, pp. 423-442
   
     
Nowcasting and forecasting of the magnetopause and bow shock—A status update
S. M. Petrinec, R. J. Redmon and L. Rastaetter
Space Weather
Volume 15, Issue 1, January 2017, pp. 36-43
   
 
 

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications | 2016

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
     
Polarimetric radar characteristics of storms with and without lightning activity
Enrique V. Mattos, Luiz A. T. Machado, Earle R. Williams, Rachel I. Albrecht
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 121, Issue 23 (December 16, 2016), pp. 14201-14220
   
     
Test of a Modified Infrared-Only ABI Cloud Mask Algorithm for AHI Radiance Observations
X. Zhuge, X. Zou
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 55, No. 11 (November 2016), pp. 2529-2546
   
     
Where Are the Lightning Hotspots on Earth?
Rachel I. Albrecht, Steven J. Goodman, Dennis E. Buechler, Richard J. Blakeslee, Hugh J. Christian
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 97, No. 11 (November 2016), pp. 2051-2068
   
     
A Sight for Sore Eyes: The Return of True Color to Geostationary Satellites
Steven D. Miller, Timothy L. Schmit, Curtis J. Seaman, Daniel T. Lindsey, Mathew M. Gunshor, Richard A. Kohrs, Yasuhiko Sumida, Donald Hillger
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 97, No. 10 (October 2016), pp. 1803-1816
   
     
Naïve Bayesian Precipitation Type Retrieval from Satellite Using a Cloud-Top and Ground-Radar Matched Climatology
Heather M. Grams, Pierre-Emmanuel Kirstetter, Jonathan J. Gourley
Journal of Hydrometeorology
Volume 17, No. 10 (October 2016), pp. 2649-2665
   
     
Wildfire detection notifications for impact-based decision support services in Oklahoma using geostationary super rapid scan satellite imagery
T. Todd Lindley, Aaron R. Anderson, Vivek N. Mahale, Thomas S. Curl, William E. Line, Scott S. Lindstrom, and A. Scott Bachmeier
Journal of Operational Meteorology
Volume 4, No. 14 (October 11, 2016), pp. 182-191
   
     
Analysis of Mesoscale Atmospheric Flows above Mature Deep Convection Using Super Rapid Scan Geostationary Satellite Data
Jason M. Apke, John R. Mecikalski, Christopher P. Jewett
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 55, No. 9 (September 2016), pp. 1859-1887
   
     
The Impact of Lightning Data Assimilation on Deterministic and Ensemble Forecasts of Convective Events
Ken Dixon, Clifford F. Mass, Gregory J. Hakim, Robert H. Holzworth
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 33, No. 9 (September 2016), pp. 1801-1823
   
     
Assimilation of Pseudo-GLM Data Using the Ensemble Kalman Filter
Blake J. Allen, Edward R. Mansell, David C. Dowell, Wiebke Deierling
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 144, No. 9 (September 2016), pp. 3465-3486
   
     
Assimilation of Synthetic GOES-R ABI Infrared Brightness Temperatures and WSR-88D Radar Observations in a High-Resolution OSSE
Rebecca M. Cintineo, Jason A. Otkin, Thomas A. Jones, Steven Koch, David J. Stensrud
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 144, No. 9 (September 2016), pp. 3159-3180
   
     
River gauging at global scale using optical and passive microwave remote sensing
Albert I. J. M. Van Dijk, G. Robert Brakenridge, Albert J. Kettner, Hylke E. Beck, Tom De Groeve and Jaap Schellekens
Water Resources Research
Volume 52, Issue 8 (August 2016) pp. 6404-6418
   
     
Forecaster Evaluations of High Temporal Satellite Imagery for the GOES-R Era at the NWS Operations Proving Ground
Chad M. Gravelle, Kim J. Runk, Katie L. Crandall, Derrick W. Snyder
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 31, No. 4 (August 2016), pp. 1157-1177
   
     
Climatological analyses of LMA data with an open-source lightning flash-clustering algorithm
Steven A. Rutledge, Lawrence D. Carey, Paul R. Krehbiel, William Rison
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 121, Issue 14 (July 27, 2016), pp. 8625-8648
   
     
Lightning Mapping Array flash detection performance with variable receiver thresholds
Vanna C. Chmielewski, Eric C. Bruning
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 121, Issue 14 (July 27, 2016), pp. 8600-8614
   
     
Satellite-Based Estimation of Temporally Resolved Dust Radiative Forcing in Snow Cover
Steven D. Miller, Fang Wang, Ann B. Burgess, S. McKenzie Skiles, Matthew Rogers, Thomas H. Painter
Journal of Hydrometeorology
Volume 17, No. 7 (July 2016), pp. 1999-2011
   
     
Automated Storm Tracking and the Lightning Jump Algorithm Using GOES-R Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM) Proxy Data
Elise V. Schultz, Christopher J. Schultz, Lawrence D. Carey, Daniel J. Cecil, and Monte Bateman
Journal of Operational Meteorology
Volume 4, No. 7 (June 28, 2016), pp. 92-107
   
     
Aerosol data assimilation using data from Himawari-8, a next-generation geostationary meteorological satellite
K. Yumimoto, T.M. Nagao, M. Kikuchi, T.T Sekiyama, H. Murakami, T.Y. Tanaka, A. Ogi, H. Irie, P. Khatri, H. Okumura, K. Arai, I. Morino, O. Uchino and T. Maki
Geophysical Research Letters
Volume 43, Issue 11 (June 16, 2016), pp. 5886–5894
   
     
Evaluation of geostationary satellite observations and the development of a 1–2 h prediction model for future storm intensity
John R. Mecikalski, Daniel Rosenfeld and Agostino Manzato
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 121, Issue 11 (June 9, 2016), pp. 6374-6392
   
     
Improvements to the GOES-R Rainfall Rate Algorithm
Robert J. Kuligowski, Yaping Li, Yan Hao, Yu Zhang
Journal of Hydrometeorology
Volume 17, No. 6, (June 2016), pp.1693-1704
   
     
Geostationary satellite-based 6.7 μm band best water vapor information layer analysis over the Tibetan Plateau
Di Di, Yufei Ai, Jun Li, Wenjing Shi and Naimeng Lu
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 121, Issue 9 (May 16, 2016), pp. 4600–4613
   
     
Why do oceanic negative cloud-to-ground lightning exhibit larger peak current values?
T. Chronis, W. Koshak and E. McCaul
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 121, Issue 8 (April 27, 2016), pp. 4049–4068
   
     
Use of Geostationary Super Rapid Scan Satellite Imagery by the Storm Prediction Center
William E. Line, Timothy J. Schmit, Daniel T. Lindsey, Steven J. Goodman
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 31, Issue 2 (April 2016) pp. 483-494
   
     
Potential impacts of assimilating all-sky infrared satellite radiances from GOES-R on convection-permitting analysis and prediction of tropical cyclones
Fuqing Zhang, Masashi Minamide, Eugene E. Clothiaux
Geophysical Research Letters
Volume 43 (March 24, 2016), 10 pages
   
     
Next generation satellite RGB dust imagery leads to operational changes at NWS Alburquerque
Kevin K. Fuell, Brian J. Guyer, Deirdre Kann, Andrew L. Molthan, and Nicholas Elmer
Journal of Operational Meteorology
Volume 4, No. 6 (March 15, 2016), pp. 75-91
   
     
Comparison of the Calibration Algorithms and SI Traceability of MODIS, VIIRS, GOES, and GOES-R ABI Sensors
Raju Datla, Xi Shao, Changyong Cao and Xiangqian Wu
Remote Sensing
Volume 8, Issue 2 (February 6, 2016), 26 pages
   
     
Real-Time Simulation of the GOES-R ABI for User Readiness and Product Evaluation
Thomas J. Greenwald, R. Bradley Pierce, Todd Schaack, Jason Otkin, Marek Rogal, Kaba Bah, Allen Lenzen, Jim Nelson, Jun Li, Hung-Lung Huang
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 97, No. 2 (February 2016), pp. 245-261
   
     
Storm-Scale Data Assimilation and Ensemble Forecasting with the NSSL Experimental Warn-on-Forecast System. Part II: Combined Radar and Satellite Data Experiments
Thomas A. Jones, Kent Knopfmeier, Dustan Wheatley, Gerald Creager, Patrick Minnis, Rabindra Palikonda
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 31, Issue 1 (February 2016) pp. 297-327
   
     
Analysis of Cumulus Cloud Updrafts as Observed with 1-Min Resolution Super Rapid Scan GOES Imagery
John R. Mecikalski, Christopher P. Jewett, Jason M. Apke, Larry D. Carey
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 144, Issue 2 (February 2016) pp. 811-830
   
     
Improving Satellite Quantitative Precipitation Estimation Using GOES-Retrieved Cloud Optical Depth
Ronald Stenz, Xiquan Dong, Baike Xi, Zhe Feng, Robert J. Kuligowski
Journal of Hydrometeorology
Volume 17, Issue 2 (February 2016) pp. 557-570
   
     
Demonstration of a GOES-R Satellite Convective Toolkit to “Bridge the Gap” between Severe Weather Watches and Warnings: An Example from the 20 May 2013 Moore, Oklahoma, Tornado Outbreak
Chad M. Gravelle, John R. Mecikalski, William E. Line, Kristopher M. Bedka, Ralph A. Petersen, Justin M. Sieglaff, Geoffrey T. Stano, Steven J. Goodman
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 97, Issue 1 (January 2016) pp. 69-84
   
     
 
 

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications - 2015

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
Diurnal characteristics of lightning flashes detected over the São Paulo lightning mapping array
T. Chronis, T. Lang, W. Koshak, R. Blakeslee, H. Christian, E. McCaul and J. Bailey
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 120, Issue 23 (December 16, 2015) pp. 11,799-11,808
   
     
Celebrating COMET’s 25 Years of Providing Innovative Education and Training
Victoria Johnson, Richard Jeffries, Greg Byrd, Wendy Schreiber-Abshire, Elizabeth Page, Bruce Muller, Tim Alberta
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 96, Issue 12 (December 2015) pp. 2183-219
   
     
Insight into the Kinematic and Microphysical Processes that Control Lightning Jumps
Christopher J. Schultz, Lawrence D. Carey, Elise V. Schultz, Richard J. Blakeslee
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 30, Issue 6 (December 2015) pp. 1591-1621
   
     
Satellite tools to monitor and predict Hurricane Sandy (2012): Current and emerging products
Michael J. Folmer, Mark DeMaria, Ralph Ferraro, John Beven, Michael Brennan, Jaime Daniels, Robert Kuligowski, Huan Meng, Scott Rudlosky, Limin Zhao, John Knaff, Sheldon Kusselson, Steven D. Miller, Timothy J. Schmit, Chris Velden, Brad Zavodsky
Atmospheric Research
Volume 166, (December 2015) pp. 165–181
   
     
Evaluating Environmental Impacts on Tropical Cyclone Rapid Intensification Predictability Utilizing Statistical Models
John Kaplan, Christopher M. Rozoff, Mark DeMaria, Charles R. Sampson, James P. Kossin, Christopher S. Velden, Joseph J. Cione, Jason P. Dunion, John A. Knaff, Jun A. Zhang, John F. Dostalek, Jeffrey D. Hawkins, Thomas F. Lee, Jeremy E. Solbrig
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 30, Issue 5 (October 2015) pp. 1374-1396
   
     
Progress and Developments of Downburst Prediction Applications of GOES
Kenneth L. Pryor
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 30, Issue 5 (October 2015) pp. 1182-1200
   
     
Lightning channel length and flash energy determined from moments of the flash area distribution
Eric. C. Bruning, Ronald J. Thomas
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 120, Issue 17 (September 16, 2015) pp. 8925–8940
   
     
Spectrally Enhanced Cloud Objects—A generalized framework for automated detection of volcanic ash and dust clouds using passive satellite measurements: 1. Multispectral analysis
Michael J. Pavolonis, Justin Sieglaff and John Cintineo
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 120, Issue 15 (August 16, 2015) pp.7813–7841
   
     
Spectrally Enhanced Cloud Objects—A generalized framework for automated detection of volcanic ash and dust clouds using passive satellite measurements: 2. Cloud object analysis and global application
Michael J. Pavolonis, Justin Sieglaff and John Cintineo
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 120, Issue 15 (August 16, 2015) pp. 7842–7870
   
     
A High Performance Remote Sensing Product Generation System Based on a Service Oriented Architecture for the Next Generation of Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites
Satya Kalluri, James Gundy, Brian Haman, Anthony Paullin, Paul Van Rompay, David Vititoe, Allan Weiner
Remote Sensing
Volume 7, Issue 8 (August 2015) pp.10385‒10399
   
     
Improvements in the Probabilistic Prediction of Tropical Cyclone Rapid Intensification with Passive Microwave Observations
Christopher M. Rozoff, Christopher S. Velden, John Kaplan, James P. Kossin, Anthony J. Wimmers
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 30, Issue 4 (August 2015) pp. 1016-1038
   
     
Environmental Analysis of GOES-R Proving Ground Convection-Initiation Forecasting Algorithms
Jason M. Apke, Daniel Nietfeld, Mark R. Anderson
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 54, Issue 7 (July 2015) pp. 1637-1662
   
     
Improved Tropical Storm Forecasts with GOES-13/15 Imager Radiance Assimilation and Asymmetric Vortex Initialization in HWRF
X. Zou, Z. Qin, Y. Zheng
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 143, Issue 7 (July 2015) pp. 2485-2505
   
     
An integrated method to improve the GOES Imager visible radiometric calibration accuracy
Fangfang Yu, Xiangqian Wu
Remote Sensing of Environment
Volume 164 (July 2015) pp. 103-113
   
     
Examining Deep Convective Cloud Evolution Using Total Lightning, WSR-88D, and GOES-14 Super Rapid Scan Datasets
Kristopher M. Bedka, Celcilia Wang, Ryan Rogers, Lawrence D. Carey, Wayne Feltz, Jan Kanak
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 30, Issue 3 (June 2015) pp. 571‒590
   
     
Probabilistic 0–1-h Convective Initiation Nowcasts that Combine Geostationary Satellite Observations and Numerical Weather Prediction Model Data
John R. Mecikalski, John K. Williams, Christopher P. Jewett, David Ahijevych, Anita LeRoy, John R. Walker
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 54, Issue 5 (May 2015) pp. 1039-1059
   
     
Rapid Refresh Information of Significant Events: Preparing Users for the Next Generation of Geostationary Operational Satellites
Timothy J. Schmit, Steven J. Goodman, Mathew M. Gunshor, Justin Sieglaff, Andrew K. Heidinger, Scott A. Bachmeier, Scott S. Lindstrom, Amanda Terborg, Joleen Feltz, Kaba Bah
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 96, Issue 4 (April 2015) pp. 561‒576
   
     
Lightning locating systems: Insights on characteristics and validation techniques
Amitabh Nag, Martin J. Murphy, Wolfgang Schulz and Kenneth L. Cummins
Earth and Space Science
Volume 2, Issue 4 (April 18, 2015) pp. 65-93
   
     
Impact of Storm-Scale Lightning Data Assimilation on WRF-ARW Precipitation Forecasts during the 2013 Warm Season over the Contiguous United States
Alexandre O. Fierro, Adam J. Clark, Edward R. Mansell, Donald R. MacGorman, Scott R. Dembek, Conrad L. Ziegler
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 143, Issue 3 (March 2015) pp. 757-777
   
     
A Return Stroke NOx Production Model
William J. Koshak, Richard J. Solakiewicz, Harold S. Peterson
Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences
Volume 72, Issue 2 (February 2015) pp. 943-954
   
     
Improved Tropical-Cyclone Flight-Level Wind Estimates Using Routine Infrared Satellite Reconnaissance
John A. Knaff, Scott P. Longmore, Robert T. DeMaria, Debra A. Molenar
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 54, Issue 2 (February 2015) pp. 463-478
   
     
A review on ice fog measurements and modeling
I. Gultepe, B. Zhou, J. Milbrandt, A. Bott, Y. Li, A.J. Heymsfield, B. Ferrier, R. Ware, M. Pavolonis, T. Kuhn, J. Gurka, P. Liu, J. Cermak
Atmospheric Research
Volume 151 (January 2015) pp. 2‒19
   
     
A Method for Retrieving the Ground Flash Fraction and Flash Type from Satellite Lightning Mapper Observations
William J. Koshak, Richard J. Solakiewicz
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 32, Issue 1 (January 2015) pp. 79-96
   
     
 
 

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications - 2014

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
Global observations of aerosol-cloud-precipitation-climate interactions
Daniel Rosenfeld, Meinrat O. Andreae, Ari Asmi, Mian Chin, Gerrit de Leeuw, David P. Donovan, Ralph Kahn, Stefan Kinne, Niku Kivekäs, Markku Kulmala, William Lau, K. Sebastian Schmidt, Tanja Suni, Thomas Wagner, Martin Wild and Johannes Quaas
Reviews of Geophysics
Volume 52, Issue 4 (December 2014) pp. 740-808
   
     
Assimilation of Lightning Data Using a Nudging Method Involving Low-Level Warming
Max R. Marchand, Henry E. Fuelberg
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 142, Issue 12 (December 2014) pp. 4850-4871
   
     
Assessment of SCaMPR and NEXRAD Q2 Precipitation Estimates Using Oklahoma Mesonet Observations
Ronald Stenz, Xiquan Dong, Baike Xi, Robert J. Kuligowski
Journal of Hydrometeorology
Volume 15, Issue 6 (December 2014) pp. 2484-2500
   
     
Storm-Scale Ensemble Kalman Filter Assimilation of Total Lightning Flash-Extent Data
Edward R. Mansell
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 142, Issue 10 (October 2014) pp. 3683-3695
   
     
Evaluation of and Suggested Improvements to the WSM6 Microphysics in WRF-ARW Using Synthetic and Observed GOES-13 Imagery
Lewis Grasso, Daniel T. Lindsey, Kyo-Sun Sunny Lim, Adam Clark, Dan Bikos, Scott R. Dembek
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 142, Issue 10 (October 2014) pp. 3635-3650
   
     
Development of a hybrid variational-ensemble data assimilation technique for observed lightning tested in a mesoscale model
Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics
Volume 21, Issue 5 (October 2014) pp. 1027‒1041
   
     
Use of the GOES-R Split-Window Difference to Diagnose Deepening Low-Level Water Vapor
Daniel T. Lindsey, Louie Grasso, John F. Dostalek, Jochen Kerkmann
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 53, Issue 8 (August 2014) pp. 2005-2016
   
     
Liquid-top mixed-phase cloud detection from shortwave-infrared satellite radiometer observations: A physical basis
Steven D. Miller, Yoo-Jeong Noh and Andrew K. Heidinger
Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres
Volume 119, Issue 13, (July 16, 2014) pp. 8245–8267
   
     
Evaluation of GOES-R Land Surface Temperature Algorithm Using SEVIRI Satellite Retrievals With In Situ Measurements
Hui Xu; Yunyue Yu; Dan Tarpley; Frank-M. göttsche; Folke-Sören Olesen
IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
Volume 52, Issue 7 (July 2014), pp. 3812-3822
   
     
An Empirical Model for Assessing the Severe Weather Potential of Developing Convection
John L. Cintineo, Michael J. Pavolonis, Justin M. Sieglaff, Daniel T. Lindsey
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 29, Issue 3 (June 2014) pp. 639-653
   
     
Evaluating the Accuracy of a High-Resolution Model Simulation through Comparison with MODIS Observations
Yong-Keun Lee, Jason A. Otkin, Thomas J. Greenwald
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 53, Issue 4 (April 2014) pp. 1046-1058
   
     
Simulation of GOES-R ABI Aerosol Radiances Using WRF-CMAQ: A Case Study Approach
S.A. Christopher
Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics
Volume 14, Issue 7 (April 1, 2014) pp. 3183-3194
   
     
Is Tropical Cyclone Intensity Guidance Improving?
Mark DeMaria, Charles R. Sampson, John A. Knaff, Kate D. Musgrave
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 95, Issue 3 (March 2014) pp. 387-398
   
     
New Retrieval Algorithm for Deriving Land Surface Temperature From Geostationary Orbiting Satellite Observations
Li Fang, Yunyue Yu, Hui Xu, Donglian Sun
IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
Volume: 52, Issue 2 (March 21, 2014) pp. 819-828
   
     
Improving Satellite-Based Convective Cloud Growth Monitoring with Visible Optical Depth Retrievals
Justin M. Sieglaff, Lee M. Cronce, Wayne F. Feltz
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 53, Issue 2 (February 2014) pp. 506-520
   
     
Probability of Convectively Induced Turbulence Associated with Geostationary Satellite–Inferred Cloud-Top Cooling
Sarah A. Monette, Justin M. Sieglaff
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 53, Issue 2 (February 2014) pp. 429-436
   
     
Assessing the performance of the Lightning Imaging Sensor (LIS) using Deep Convective Clouds
Dennis E. Buechler, William J. Koshak, Hugh J. Christian, Steven J. Goodman
Atmospheric Research
Volumes 135-136 (January 2014), pp. 397-403
   
     
In situ SST Quality Monitor (iQuam)
Feng Xu, Alexander Ignatov
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 31, Issue 1 (January 2014) pp. 164-180
   
     
Monitoring surface dryness using geostationary thermal observations
Robert M. Rabin, Marouane Temimi, Jan Stepinski & Phillip D. Bothwell
Remote Sensing Letters
Volume 5, Issue 1 (January 2014), pp. 10-18
   
     
Evaluation of a Cloud-Scale Lightning Data Assimilation Technique and a 3DVAR Method for the Analysis and Short-Term Forecast of the 29 June 2012 Derecho Event
Alexandre O Fierro., Jidong Gao, Conrad L. Ziegler, Edward R. Mansell,
Donald R. MacGorman, Scott R. Dembek
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 142, Issue 1 (January 2014), pp. 183-202
   
     
Evaluation of the GOES-R ABI LAP Retrieval Algorithm Using the GOES-13 Sounder
Yong-Keun Lee, Zhenglong Li, Jun Li, Timothy J. Schmit
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 31, Issue 1 (January 2014) pp. 3-19
   
     
 
 

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications | 2013

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES)-14 super rapid scan operations to prepare for GOES-R
Timothy J. Schmit, Steven J. Goodman, Daniel T. Lindsey, Robert M. Rabin; Kristopher M. Bedka, Mathew M. Gunshor, John L. Cintineo, Christopher S. Velden, A. Scott Bachmeier, Scott S. Lindstrom, Christopher C. Schmidt
Journal of Applied Remote Sensing
Volume 7, Issue 1 (December 16, 2013), 073462
   
     
Earth-viewing Satellite Perspectives on the Chelyabinsk Meteor Event
Steven D. Miller, William C. Straka III, A. Scott Bachmeier, Timothy J. Schmit, Philip T. Partain, Yoo-Jeong Noh
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Volume 110, Issue 45 (November 5, 2013), pp. 18092-18097
   
     
GOES-R Advanced Baseline Imager: Spectral Response Functions and Radiometric Biases with the NPP Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite Evaluated for Desert Calibration Sites
Aaron Pearlman, David Pogorzala, and Changyong Cao
Applied Optics
Volume 52, Issue 31 (November 2013), pp. 7660-7668
   
     
FUEGO — Fire Urgency Estimator in Geosynchronous Orbit — A Proposed Early-Warning Fire Detection System
Carlton R. Pennypacker, Marek K. Jakubowski, Maggi Kelly, Michael Lampton, Christopher Schmidt, Scott Stephens, Robert Tripp
Remote Sensing
Issue 5, Volume 10 (October 17, 2013), pp. 5173-5192
   
     
Improving satellite-based convective cloud growth monitoring with visible optical depth retrievals
Justin M. Sieglaff, Lee M. Cronce, and Wayne F. Feltz
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Early Online Release, October 7, 2013
   
     
Evolution of Severe and Nonsevere Convection Inferred from GOES-Derived
Cloud Properties

John L. Cintineo, Michael J. Pavolonis, Justin M. Sieglaff, Andrew K. Heidinger
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 52, Issue 9 (September 2013) pp. 2009-2023
   
     
Integration and Ocean-Based Prelaunch Validation of GOES-R Advanced Baseline Imager Legacy Atmospheric Products
Hua Xie, Nicholas R. Nalli, Shanna Sampson, Walter W. Wolf, Jun Li, Timothy J. Schmit, Christopher D. Barnet, Everette Joseph, Vernon R. Morris, Fanglin Yang
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 30, Issue 8 (August 2013) pp. 1743–1756
   
     
The Emergence of Weather-Related Test Beds Linking Research and Forecasting Operations
F. Martin Ralph, Janet Intrieri, David Andra Jr., Robert Atlas, Sid Boukabara, David Bright, Paula Davidson, Bruce Entwistle, John Gaynor, Steve Goodman, Jiann-Gwo Jiing, Amy Harless, Jin Huang, Gary Jedlovec, John Kain, Steven Koch, Bill Kuo, Jason Levit, Shirley Murillo, Lars Peter Riishojgaard, Timothy Schneider, Russell Schneider, Travis Smith, Steven Weiss
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 94, Issue 8 (August 2013) pp. 1187-1211
   
     
The Implementation of an Explicit Charging and Discharge Lightning Scheme within the WRF-ARW Model: Benchmark Simulations of a Continental Squall Line, a Tropical Cyclone, and a Winter Storm
Alexandre O. Fierro, Edward R. Mansell, Donald R. MacGorman, Conrad L. Ziegler
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 141, Issue 7 (July 2013) pp. 2390-2415
   
     
The GOES-R Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM)
Steven J. Goodman, Richard J. Blakeslee,William J. Koshak, Douglas Mach, Jeffrey Bailey, Dennis Buechler, Larry Carey, Chris Schultz, Monte Bateman, Eugene McCaul Jr., Geoffrey Stano
Atmospheric Research
Volumes 125–126 (May 2013) pp. 34–49
   
     
Development of a GOES-R Advanced Baseline Imager Solar Channel Radiance Simulator for Ice Clouds
Shouguo Ding, Ping Yang, Bryan A. Baum, Andrew Heidinger, Thomas Greenwald
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 52, Issue 4 (April 2013) pp. 872-888
   
     
An Intercomparison of UW Cloud-Top Cooling Rates with WSR-88D Radar Data
Daniel C. Hartung, Justin M. Sieglaff, Lee M. Cronce, Wayne F. Feltz
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 28, Issue 2 (April 2013) pp. 463-480
   
     
Transitioning research satellite data to the operational weather community: The SPoRT Paradigm
Gary Jelovec
Geoscience and Remote Sensing Magazine, IEEE
Volume 1, Issue 1 (March 2013), pp. 62-66
   
     
A Satellite-Based Convective Cloud Object Tracking and Multipurpose Data Fusion Tool with Application to Developing Convection
Justin M. Sieglaff, Daniel C. Hartung, Wayne F. Feltz, Lee M. Cronce,
Valliappa Lakshmanan
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 30, Issue 3 (March 2013) pp. 510-525
   
     
A sub-pixel-based calculation of fire radiative power from MODIS observations: 1: Algorithm development and initial assessment
David Peterson, Jun Wang, Charles Ichoku, Edward Hyer, Vincent Ambrosia
Remote Sensing of Environment
Volume 129 (15 February 2013) pp. 262-279
   
     
Automated retrievals of volcanic ash and dust cloud properties from upwelling infrared measurements
Michael J Pavolonis, Andrew K. Heidinger and Justin Sieglaff
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume 118 (February 2013), pp. 23PP
   
     
Improving Geostationary Satellite Rainfall Estimates Using Lightning Observations: Underlying Lightning–Rainfall–Cloud Relationships
Weixin Xu, Robert F. Adler, and Nai-Yu Wang
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 52, Issue 1 (January 2013), pp. 213-229
   
     
Evaluating Added Benefits of Assimilating GOES Imager Radiance Data in GSI for Coastal QPFs
Zhengkun Qin, Xiaolei Zou, Fuzhong Weng
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 141, Issue 1 (January 2013), pp. 75-92
   
 

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications | 2012

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
The GOES-R Series: The Nation’s Next-Generation Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites
Daniel Karlson and Michelle Smith
The Earth Scientist
Volume XXVIII, Issue 4 (Winter 2012), pp. 18-24
   
     
On Timeliness and Accuracy of Wildfire Detection by the GOES WF-ABBA Algorithm Over California Furing the 2006 Fire Season
Alexander Koltunov, Susan L. Ustin, Elaine M. Prins
Remote Sensing of Environment
Volume 127 (December 2012), pp. 194-209
   
     
Determining Diurnal Variations of Land Surface Emissivity From Geostationary Satellites
Zhenglong Li, Jun Li, Yue Li, Yong Zhang, Timothy J. Schmit, Lihang Zhou, Mitchell D. Goldberg, and W. Paul Menzel
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume 117, D23302 (13 December 2012) 14PP
   
     
New Methods toward Minimizing the Slow Speed Bias Associated with Atmospheric Motion Vectors
Wayne C. Bresky, Jaime M. Daniels, Andrew A. Bailey, Steven T. Wanzong
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 51, Issue 12 (December 2012) pp. 2137-2151
   
     
Examining Trends in Satellite-Detected Tropical Overshooting Tops as a Potential Predictor of Tropical Cyclone Rapid Intensification
Sarah A. Monette, Christopher S. Velden, Kyle S. Griffin, Christopher M. Rozoff
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 51, Issue 11, November 2012, pp. 1917-1930
   
     
An Enhanced Geostationary Satellite–Based Convective Initiation Algorithm for 0–2-h Nowcasting with Object Tracking
John R. Walker, Wayne M. MacKenzie Jr., John R. Mecikalski, Christopher P. Jewett
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 51, Issue 11, November 2012, pp. 1931-1949
   
     
10.35 µm: atmospheric window on the GOES-R Advanced Baseline Imager with less moisture attenuation
Daniel T. Lindsey, Timothy J. Schmit, Wayne M. MacKenzie, Jr., Christopher P. Jewett, Mat M. Gunshor, Louie Grasso
Journal of Applied Remote Sensing
Volume 6, Issue 1, October 30, 2012, 12 PP
   
     
Determining the Flight Icing Threat to Aircraft with Single-Layer Cloud Parameters Derived from Operational Satellite Data
William L. Smith Jr., Patrick Minnis, Cecilia Fleeger, Douglas Spangenberg, Rabindra Palikonda, Louis Nguyen
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 51, Issue 10 (October 2012) pp. 1794-1810
   
     
Validation of Satellite-Based Objective Overshooting Cloud-Top Detection Methods Using CloudSat Cloud Profiling Radar Observations
Kristopher M. Bedka, Richard Dworak, Jason Brunner, Wayne Feltz
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 51, Issue 10 (October 2012) pp. 1811-1822
   
     
Assimilation of water vapor sensitive infrared brightness temperature observations during a high impact weather event
Tianle Yuan, Lorraine A. Remer, Huisheng Bian, Jerald R. Ziemke, Rachel Albrecht, Kenneth E. Pickering, Lazaros Oreopoulos, Steven J. Goodman, Hongbin Yu, and
Dale J. Allen
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume 117, D18213 (26 September 2012), 16 PP
   
     
Aerosol indirect effect on tropospheric ozone via lightning
Tianle Yuan, Lorraine A. Remer, Huisheng Bian, Jerald R. Ziemke, Rachel Albrecht, Kenneth E. Pickering, Lazaros Oreopoulos, Steven J. Goodman, Hongbin Yu, and Dale J. Allen
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume 117, D18213 (26 September 2012), 16 PP
   
     
Solar thematic maps for space weather operations
E. Joshua Rigler, Steven M. Hill, Alysha A. Reinard, and Robert A. Steenburgh
Space Weather
Volume 10, S08009 (25 August 2012), 16 PP
   
     
Application of a Lightning Data Assimilation Technique in the WRF-ARW Model at
Cloud-Resolving Scales for the Tornado Outbreak of 24 May 2011

Alexandre O. Fierro, Edward R. Mansell, Conrad L. Ziegler, Donald R. MacGorman
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 140, Issue 8 (August 2012) pp. 2609-2627
   
     
A Robust Method To Forecast Volcanic Ash Clouds
Roger P. Denlinger, Mike Pavolonis, and Justin Sieglaff
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume. 117 (July 2012)
   
     
Analyzing the Eyjafjallajökull 2010 eruption using satellite remote sensing, lidar and WRF-Chem dispersion and tracking model
P. W. Webley, T. Steensen, M. Stuefer, G. Grell, S. Freitas, and M. Pavolonis
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume. 117 (July 2012)
   
     
Near-real-time global biomass burning emissions product from geostationary
satellite constellation

Xiaoyang Zhang, Shobha Kondragunta, Jessica Ram, Christopher Schmidt, and
Ho-Chun Huang
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume. 117 (July 2012)
   
     
The GOES-R Proving Ground: Accelerating User Readiness for the Next-Generation Geostationary Environmental Satellite System
Steven J. Goodman, James Gurka, Mark DeMaria, Timothy J. Schmit, Anthony Mostek, Gary Jedlovec, Chris Siewert, Wayne Feltz, Jordan Gerth, Renate Brummer,
Steven Miller, Bonnie Reed, Richard R. Reynolds
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 93, Issue 7 (July 2012) pp. 1029-1040
   
     
Implementation of the Daytime Cloud Optical and Microphysical Properties
Algorithm (DCOMP) in PATMOS-x

Andi Walther, Andrew K. Heidinger
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 51, Issue 7 (July 2012) pp. 1371-1390
   
     
A case for natural colour imagery from geostationary satellites, and an
approximation for the GOES-R ABI

Steven D. Miller, Christopher C. Schmidt. Timothy J. Schmit, Donald W. Hillger
International Journal of Remote Sensing
Volume 33, No. 13, 10 (July 2012) pp. 3999-4028
   
     
Retrieving aerosol in a cloudy environment: aerosol product availability as a
function of spatial resolution

L. A. Remer, S. Mattoo, R. C. Levy, A. Heidinger, R. B. Pierce, and M. Chin
Atmospheric Measurement Techniques
Volume 5, Issue 7 (30 July 2012), pp. 1823-1840
   
     
Nowcasting: The Promise of New Technologies of Communication, Modeling,
and Observation

Clifford Mass
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 93, Issue 6 (June 2012) pp. 797-809
   
     
Comparison between GOES-12 Overshooting-Top Detections, WSR-88D Radar Reflectivity, and Severe Storm Reports
Richard Dworak, Kristopher Bedka, Jason Brunner, Wayne Feltz
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 27, Issue 3 (June 2012) pp. 684-699
   
     
A Naive Bayesian Cloud-Detection Scheme Derived from CALIPSO and Applied
within PATMOS-x

Andrew K. Heidinger, Amato T. Evan, Michael J. Foster, Andi Walther
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 51, Issue 6 (June 2012) pp. 1129-1144
   
     
Synthetic Satellite Imagery for Real-Time High-Resolution Model Evaluation
Dan Bikos, Daniel T. Lindsey, Jason Otkin, Justin Sieglaff, Louie Grasso, Chris Siewert, James Correia Jr., Michael Coniglio, Robert Rabin, John S. Kain, Scott Dembek
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 27, Issue 3 (June 2012) pp. 784-795
   
     
Tropical Cyclone Lightning and Rapid Intensity Change
Mark DeMaria, Robert T. DeMaria, John A. Knaff, Debra Molenar
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 140, Issue 6 (June 2012) pp. 1828-1842
   
     
Assimilating AIRS Temperature and Mixing Ratio Profiles Using an Ensemble
Kalman Filter Approach for Convective-Scale Forecasts

Thomas A. Jones, David J. Stensrud
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 27, Issue 3 (June 2012) pp. 541-564
   
     
Visualizing Model Data Using a Fast Approximation of a Radiative Transfer Model
Valliappa Lakshmanan, Robert Rabin, Jason Otkin, John S. Kain, Scott Dembek
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 29, Issue 5 (May 2012) pp. 745-754
   
     
Estimation of surface albedo and directional reflectance from Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) observations
Tao He, Shunlin Liang, Dongdong Wang, Hongyi Wu, Yunyue Yu, Jindi Wang
Remote Sensing of Environment
Volume 119 (16 April 2012), pp. 286-300
   
     
The ABI on GOES-R
Tim Schmit
National Weather Association Newsletter
April 2012, p.4
   
     
Life testing of the ABI cryocooler: Two years complete
Perry G. Ramsey and Kirsten S. Swanson
Cryogenics
Volume 52, Issues 4-6 (April – June 2012), pp. 183-187
   
     
Planck-Weighted Transmittance and Correction of Solar Reflection for
Broadband Infrared Satellite Channels

Yong Chen, Fuzhong Weng, Yong Han, Quanhua Liu
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 29, Issue 3 (March 2012) pp. 382-396
   
     
Validation of GOES-R Satellite Land Surface Temperature Algorithm Using SURFRAD Ground Measurements and Statistical Estimates of Error Properties
Yunyue Yu
IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
Volume 50, Issue 9 (March 2012) pp. 704-71
   
     
Assessing the Impact of the Covariance Localization Radius when Assimilating Infrared Brightness Temperature Observations Using an Ensemble Kalman Filter
Jason A. Otkin
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 140, Issue 2 (February 2012) pp. 543-561
   
     
An Overview of the 2010 Hazardous Weather Testbed Experimental Forecast Program Spring Experiment
Adam J. Clark, Steven J. Weiss, John S. Kain, Israel L. Jirak, Michael Coniglio, Christopher J. Melick, Christopher Siewert, Ryan A. Sobash, Patrick T. Marsh, Andrew R. Dean, Ming Xue, Fanyou Kong, Kevin W. Thomas, Yunheng Wang, Keith Brewster, Jidong Gao, Xuguang Wang, Jun Du, David R. Novak, Faye E. Barthold, Michael J. Bodner, Jason J. Levit, C. Bruce Entwistle, Tara L. Jensen, James Correia Jr.
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 93, Issue 1 (January 2012) pp. 55-74
   
 
 

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications - 2011

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
Development and evaluation of SST algorithms for GOES-R ABI using
MSG SEVIRI as a proxy

B. Petrenko, A. Ignatov, N. Shabanov, Y. Kihai
Remote Sensing of Environment
Volume 115, Issue 12 (15 December 2011) pp. 3647-3658
   
     
Improved Coastal Precipitation Forecasts with Direct Assimilation of
GOES-11/12 Imager Radiances

Xiaolei Zou, Zhengkun Qin, Fuzhong Weng
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 139, Issue 12 (December 2011) pp. 3711-3729
   
     
Assimilating synthetic GOES-R radiances in cloudy conditions using an
ensemble-based method

Dusanka Zupanski, Milija Zupankski, Lewis D. Grasso, Renate Brummer, Isidor Jankov, Daniel Lindsey, Manajit Sengupta, Mark DeMaria
International Journal of Remote Sensing
Volume 31, No. 24, 20 (December 2011), pp. 9637-9659
   
     
Retrieval of Ice Cloud Optical Thickness and Effective Particle Size Using a Fast Infrared Radiative Transfer Model
Chenxi Wang, Ping Yang, Bryan A. Baum, Steven Platnick, Andrew K. Heidinger,
Yongxiang Hu, Robert E. Holz
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 50, Issue 11 (November 2011) pp. 2283-2297
   
     
Advancing Research and Applications with Lightning Detection and
Mapping Systems

Donald R. MacGorman and Steven J. Goodman
EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union
Volume 92, Issue 45 (8 November 2011)
   
     
Lightning and Severe Weather: A Comparison between Total and
Cloud-to-Ground Lightning Trends

Christopher J. Schultz, Walter A. Petersen, Lawrence D. Carey
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 26, Issue 5 (October 2011) pp. 744-755
   
     
Monitoring of IR Clear-Sky Radiances over Oceans for SST (MICROS)
Xingming Liang, Alexander Ignatov
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 28, Issue 10 (October 2011) pp. 1228-1242
   
     
Advanced Concepts on Remote Sensing of Precipitation at Multiple Scales
Soroosh Sorooshian, Amir AghaKouchak, Phillip Arkin, John Eylander, Efi Foufoula-Georgiou, Russell Harmon, Jan M. H. Hendrickx, Bisher Imam, Robert Kuligowski, Brian Skahill, Gail Skofronick-Jackson
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 92, Issue 10 (October 2011) pp. 1353-1357
   
     
Satellite based remote sensing of weather and climate: recent achievements
and future perspectives

B. Thies and Jörg Bendix
Meteorological Applications
Volume 18, Issue 3 (September 2011), pp. 262-295
   
     
Enhancement of a fire-detection algorithm by eliminating solar contamination effects and atmospheric path radiance: application to MODIS data
Liming Hea & Zhanqing Lia
International Journal of Remote Sensing
Volume 32, Issue 21 (02 August 2011) pp. 6273-6293
   
     
Automated Lightning Flash Detection in Nighttime Visible Satellite Data
Richard L. Bankert, Jeremy E. Solbrig, Thomas F. Lee, Steven D. Miller
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 26, Issue 3 (June 2011) pp. 399-408
   
     
Seasonal, Regional, and Storm-Scale Variability of Cloud-to-Ground Lightning Characteristics in Florida
Scott D. Rudlosky, Henry E. Fuelberg
Monthly Weather Review
Volume 139, Issue 6 (June 2011) pp. 1826-1843
   
     
New Geostationary Satellite–Based Snow-Cover Algorithm
Niilo Siljamo, Otto Hyvärinen
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 50, Issue 6 (June 2011) pp. 1275-1290
   
     
Multiyear Observations of the Tropical Atlantic Atmosphere: Multidisciplinary Applications of the NOAA Aerosols and Ocean Science Expeditions
Nicholas R. Nalli, Everette Joseph, Vernon R. Morris, Christopher D. Barnet, Walter W. Wolf, Daniel Wolfe, Peter J. Minnett, Malgorzata Szczodrak, Miguel A. Izaguirre, Rick Lumpkin, Hua Xie, Alexander Smirnov, Thomas S. King, Jennifer Wei
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 92, Issue 6 (June 2011) pp. 765-789
   
     
Retrieving the Fraction of Ground Flashes from Satellite Lightning Imager
Data Using CONUS-Based Optical Statistics

W. J. Koshak, R. J. Solakiewicz
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 28, Issue 4 (April 2011) pp. 459-473
   
     
Synthetic advanced baseline imager true-color imagery
Donald Hillger, Louie Grasso, Steven Miller, Renate Brummer, Mark DeMaria
Journal of Applied Remote Sensing
Volume 5, Issue 1 (April 26, 2011)
   
     
An example of the use of synthetic 3.9 μm GOES-12 imagery for two-moment microphysical evaluation
Lewis D. Grasso & Daniel T. Lindsey
International Journal of Remote Sensing
Volume 32, Issue 8 (20 April 2011) pp. 2337-2350
   
     
Warning Information in a Preconvection Environment from the Geostationary
Advanced Infrared Sounding System—A Simulation Study Using the IHOP Case

Jun Li, Jinlong Li, Jason Otkin, Timothy J. Schmit, Chian-Yi Liu
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 50, Issue 3 (March 2011) pp. 776-783
   
     
Evaluation of the Relationship between Air and Land Surface Temperature
under Clear- and Cloudy-Sky Conditions

Kevin Gallo, Robert Hale, Dan Tarpley, Yunyue Yu
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 50, Issue 3 (March 2011) pp. 767-775
   
     
Sea-ice monitoring over the Caspian Sea using geostationary satellite data
Marouane Temimia, Peter Romanov, Hosni Ghedira, Reza Khanbilvardi & Kim Smith
International Journal of Remote Sensing
Volume 32, Issue 6 (15 February 2011) pp. 1575-1593
   
     
Evaluation of radiative transfer models in atmospheric profiling with broadband infrared radiance measurements
Xin Jin, Jun Li, Timothy J. Schmit, Mitchell D. Goldberg
International Journal of Remote Sensing
Volume 32, No. 3 (10 February 2011) pp. 863-874
   
     
A study of warm rain detection using A-Train satellite data
R. Chen, Z. Li, R. J. Kuligowski, R. Ferraro, and F. Weng
Geophysical Research Letters
Volume 38, L04804 (18 February 2011), 5PP
   
     
Overshooting cloud top detections using MSG SEVIRI Infrared brightness
temperatures and their relationship to severe weather over Europe

Kristopher M. Bedka
Atmospheric Research
Volume 99, Issue 2 (February 2011), pp. 175-189
   
     
Land surface emissivity from high temporal resolution geostationary infrared imager radiances: Methodology and simulation studies
J. Li, Z. Li, X. Jin, T. J. Schmit, L. Zhou, and M. D. Goldberg
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume 116 (January 2011)
   
     
Nowcasting Convective Storm Initiation Using Satellite-Based Box-Averaged Cloud-Top Cooling and Cloud-Type Trends
Justin M. Sieglaff, Lee M. Cronce, Wayne F. Feltz, Kristopher M. Bedka, Michael J. Pavolonis, Andrew K. Heidinger
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 50, Issue 1 (January 2011) pp. 110-126
   
     
A Summary of the 18th AMS Symposium on Education
Rajul Pandya, David Smith, Steven A. Ackerman, Priti P. Brahma, Donna J. Charlevoix, Susan Q. Foster, Volker Karl Gaertner, Thomas F. Lee, Marianne J. Hayes, Anthony Mostek, Shirley T. Murillo, Kathleen A. Murphy, Lola Olsen, Diane M. Stanitski, Thomas Whittaker
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 92, Issue 1 (January 2011) pp. 61-64
   

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications - 2010

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
REFAME: Rain Estimation Using Forward-Adjusted Advection of Microwave Estimates
Ali Behrangi, Bisher Imam, Kuolin Hsu, Soroosh Sorooshian,
Timothy J. Bellerby, George J. Huffman
Journal of Hydrometeorology
Volume 11, Issue 6 (December 2010) pp. 1305-1321
   
     
Cloud-Top Properties of Growing Cumulus prior to Convective Initiation as
Measured by Meteosat Second Generation. Part II: Use of Visible Reflectance

John R. Mecikalski, Wayne M. MacKenzie Jr., Marianne König, Sam Muller
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 49, Issue 12 (December 2010) pp. 2544-2558
   
     
The SST Quality Monitor (SQUAM)
Prasanjit Dash, Alexander Ignatov, Yury Kihai, John Sapper
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 27, Issue 11 (November 2010) pp. 1899-1917
   
     
Optical Characteristics of OTD Flashes and the Implications for Flash-Type Discrimination
W. J. Koshak
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 27, Issue 11 (November 2010) pp. 1822-1838
   
     
Clear-Sky Mask for the Advanced Clear-Sky Processor for Oceans
B. Petrenko, A. Ignatov, Y. Kihai, A. Heidinger
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 27, Issue 10 (October 2010) pp. 1609-1623
   
     
A Method for Estimating Clear-Sky Instantaneous Land-Surface Longwave
Radiation With GOES Sounder and GOES-R ABI Data

Wenhui Wang, and Shunlin Liang
IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
Volume 7, Issue 4 (October 2010), pp. 708-712
   
     
Dust and Smoke Detection for Multi-Channel Imagers
Tom X.-P. Zhao, Steve Ackerman and Wei Guo
Remote Sensing
Volume 2, Issue 10 (11 October 2010), pp. 2347-2368
   
     
Evaluation of in situ sea surface temperatures for use in the calibration and
validation of satellite retrievals

Feng Xu and Alexander Ignatov
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume 115, C09022 (22 September 2010), 18 PP
   
     
The Impacts of the 9 April 2009 Dust and Smoke on Convection
Daniel T. Lindsey, Steven D. Miller, Louie Grasso
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 91, Issue 8 (August 2010) pp. 991-995
   
     
Improving moisture profile retrieval from broadband infrared radiances
with an optimized first-guess scheme

Xin Jin & Jun Li
Remote Sensing Letters
Volume 1, Issue 4 (25 May 2010) pp. 231-238
   
     
Using CALIPSO to explore the sensitivity to cirrus height in the infrared
observations from NPOESS/VIIRS and GOES-R/ABI

Heidinger, A. K.; Pavolonis, M. J.; Holz, R. E.; Baum, Bryan A. and Berthier, S.
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume 115, April 2010
   
     
Highlights of the 6th GOES Users' Conference
James Gurka, Timothy Schmit
National Weather Association Newsletter
Volume 10, Issue 4 (April 2010) pp.4-5
   
     
Cloud-Top Properties of Growing Cumulus prior to Convective Initiation as
Measured by Meteosat Second Generation. Part I: Infrared Fields

John R. Mecikalski, Wayne M. MacKenzie Jr., Marianne Koenig, Sam Muller
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 49, Issue 3 (March 2010) pp. 521-534
   
     
Comparison of AIRS and IASI Radiances Using GOES Imagers as
Transfer Radiometers toward Climate Data Records

Likun Wang, Xiangqian Wu, Mitch Goldberg, Changyong Cao, Yaping Li, Seung-Hee Sohn
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 49, Issue 3 (March 2010) pp. 478-492
   
     
Utilizing Total Lightning Information to Diagnose Convective Trends
Christopher B. Darden, David J. Nadler, Brian C. Carcione, Richard J. Blakeslee,
Geoffrey T. Stano, Dennis E. Buechler
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 91, Issue 2 (February 2010) pp. 167-175
   
     
Objective Satellite-Based Detection of Overshooting Tops Using Infrared
Window Channel Brightness Temperature Gradients

Kristopher Bedka, Jason Brunner, Richard Dworak, Wayne Feltz, Jason Otkin,
Thomas Greenwald
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 49, Issue 2 (February 2010) pp. 181-202
   
     
Comparison between observed and synthetic 6.5 and 10.7 m GOES-12 imagery
of thunderstorms that occurred on 8 May 2003

Lewis D. Grasso, Manajit Sengupta & Mark Demaria
International Journal of Remote Sensing
Volume 31, Issue 3 (23 February 2010) pp. 647-663
   
     
A Total Lightning Trending Algorithm to Identify Severe Thunderstorms
Patrick N. Gatlin, Steven J. Goodman
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 27, Issue 1 (January 2010) pp. 3-22
   

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications - 2009

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
PERSIANN-MSA: A Precipitation Estimation Method from Satellite-Based Multispectral Analysis
Ali Behrangi, Kuo-lin Hsu, Bisher Imam, Soroosh Sorooshian, George J. Huffman,
Robert J. Kuligowski
Journal of Hydrometeorology
Volume 10, Issue 6 (December 2009) pp. 1414-1429
   
     
Preliminary Development and Evaluation of Lightning Jump Algorithms for the Real-Time Detection of Severe Weather
Christopher J. Schultz, Walter A. Petersen, Lawrence D. Carey
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 48, Issue 12 (December 2009) pp. 2543-2563
   
     
High-Spectral- and High-Temporal-Resolution Infrared Measurements from Geostationary Orbit
Timothy J. Schmit, Jun Li, Steven A. Ackerman, James J. Gurka
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 26, Issue 11 (November 2009) pp. 2273-2292
   
     
Convectively Induced Transverse Band Signatures in Satellite Imagery
A. Lenz, K. M. Bedka, W. F. Feltz, S. A. Ackerman
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 24, Issue 5 (October 2009) pp. 1362-1373
   
     
Validation of a Large-Scale Simulated Brightness Temperature Dataset Using SEVIRI Satellite Observations
Jason A. Otkin, Thomas J. Greenwald, Justin Sieglaff, Hung-Lung Huang
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 48, Issue 8 (August 2009) pp. 1613-1626
   
     
A Preliminary Statistical Study of Correlations between Inflow Feeder Clouds, Supercell or Multicell Thunderstorms, and Severe Weather
Rebecca J. Mazur, John F. Weaver, Thomas H. Vonder Haar
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 24, Issue 4 (August 2009) pp. 921-934
   
     
Inferring Convective Weather Characteristics with Geostationary High Spectral Resolution IR Window Measurements: A Look into the Future
Justin M. Sieglaff, Timothy J. Schmit, W. Paul Menzel, Steven A. Ackerman
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 26, Issue 8 (August 2009) pp. 1527-1541
   
     
Forecasting Lightning Threat Using Cloud-Resolving Model Simulations
Eugene W. McCaul Jr., Steven J. Goodman, Katherine M. LaCasse,
Daniel J. Cecil
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 24, Issue 3 (June 2009) pp. 709-729
   
     
Evaluating the Utility of Multispectral Information in Delineating the Areal Extent of Precipitation
Ali Behrangi, Kuo-lin Hsu, Bisher Imam, Soroosh Sorooshian, Robert J. Kuligowski
Journal of Hydrometeorology
Volume 10, Issue 3 (June 2009) pp. 684-700
   
     
Observing Systems: The GOES-13 Science Test: A Synopsis
Donald W. Hillger, Timothy J. Schmit
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 90, Issue 5 (May 2009) pp. 592-597
   
     
Advances and Challenges at the National Hurricane Center
Edward N. Rappaport, James L. Franklin, Lixion A. Avila, Stephen R. Baig,
John L. Beven II, Eric S. Blake, Christopher A. Burr, Jiann-Gwo Jiing,
Christopher A. Juckins, Richard D. Knabb, Christopher W. Landsea,
Michelle Mainelli, Max Mayfield, Colin J. McAdie, Richard J. Pasch,
Christopher Sisko, Stacy R. Stewart, Ahsha N. Tribble
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 24, Issue 2 (April 2009) pp. 395-419
   
     
Relationships among Lightning, Precipitation, and Hydrometeor Characteristics over the North Pacific Ocean
Antti T. Pessi, Steven Businger
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 48, Issue 4 (April 2009) pp. 833-848
   
     
Developing Algorithm for Operational GOES-R Land Surface Temperature Product
Yunyue Yu, Dan Tarpley, Jeffrey L. Privette, Mitchell D. Goldberg, M. K. Rama Varma Raja, Konstantin Y. Vinnikov, and Hui Xu
IEEE Transactionson Geoscience and Remote Sensing
Volume 47, Issue 3 (March 2009), pp. 936-951
   
     
Development of a Long-Range Lightning Detection Network for the Pacific: Construction, Calibration, and Performance
Antti T. Pessi, Steven Businger, K. L. Cummins, N. W. S. Demetriades,
M. Murphy, B. Pifer
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 26, Issue 2 (February 2009) pp. 145-166
   
     
Many uses of the geostationary operational environmental satellite-10 sounder and imager during a high inclination state
Timothy J. Schmit; Robert M. Rabin; A. Scott Bachmeier; Jun Li; Mathew M. Gunshor;
Henry Steigerwaldt; Anthony J. Schreiner; Robert M. Aune; Gary S. Wade
Journal of Applied Remote Sensing
Volume 3, Issue 1 (February 25, 2009)
   

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications - 2008

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
The GOES-R Advanced Baseline Imager and the Continuation of Current Sounder Products
Timothy J Schmit, Jun Li, Jinlong Li, Wayne F. Feltz, James J. Gurka,
Mitchell D. Goldberg, Kevin J. Schrab
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 47, Issue 10 (October 2008) pp. 2696–2711
   
     
Total lightning activity as an indicator of updraft characteristics
Wiebke Deierling and Walter A. Petersen
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume 113, D16210 (28 August 2008), 11 PP
   
     
Retrieving clear-sky atmospheric parameters from SEVIRI and ABI infrared radiances
Xin Jin, Jun Li, Timothy J. Schmit, Jinlong Li, Mitchell D. Goldberg, and James J. Gurka
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume 113, D15310 (15 August 2008), 19 PP
   
     
The relationship between lightning activity and ice fluxes in thunderstorms
Wiebke Deierling, Walter A. Petersen, John Latham, Scott Ellis, and Hugh J. Christian
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume 113, D15210 (15 August 2008), 20 PP
   
     
TELEX The Thunderstorm Electrification and Lightning Experiment
Donald R. MacGorman, W. David Rust, Conrad L. Ziegler, Edward R. Mansell, Terry J. Schuur, Michael I. Biggerstaff, Jerry M. Straka, Eric C. Bruning, Kristin M. Kuhlman, Nicole R. Lund, Clark Payne, Nicholas S. Biermann, William H. Beasley, Larry D. Carey, Paul R. Krehbiel, William Rison, Kenneth B. Eack
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 89, Issue 7 (July 2008) pp. 997-1013
   
     
Synthetic satellite imagery for current and future environmental satellites
Lewis D. Grasso, Manajit Sengupta, John F. Dostalek,
Renate Brummer and Mark Demaria
International Journal of Remote Sensing
Volume 29, Issue 15 (17 July 2008) pp. 4373-4384
   
     
Temporal and spatial variability in biomass burned areas across the USA derived from the GOES fire product
Xiaoyang Zhang, Shobha Kondragunta
Remote Sensing of Environment
Volume 112, Issue 6 (June 2008), pp. 2886-2897
   
     
GOES-R Advanced Baseline Imager Color Product Development
Donald W. Hillger
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 25, Issue 6 (June 2008) pp. 853-872
   
     
Using the GOES sounder to monitor upper level SO2 from volcanic eruptions
Steven A. Ackerman, Anthony J. Schreiner, Timothy J. Schmit, Harold M. Woolf,
Jun Li, and Michael Pavolonis
Journal of Geophysical Research
Volume 113, D14S11 (14 May 2008), 7PP
   
     
GOES sounding improvement and applications to severe storm nowcasting
Zhenglong Li, Jun Li, W. Paul Menzel, Timothy J. Schmit, James P. Nelson III, Jaime Daniels, and Steven A. Ackerman
Geophysical Research Letters
Volume 35, L03806 (6 February 2008), 6PP
   
     
Model Calculations of Solar Spectral Irradiance in the 3.7-µm Band for Earth Remote Sensing Applications
Steven Platnick, Juan M. Fontenla
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
Volume 47, Issue 1 (January 2008) pp. 124-134
   
     
Remote sensing of aerosol and radiation from geostationary satellites
Istvan Laszlo, Pubu Ciren, Hongqing Liu, Shobha Kondragunta,
J. Dan Tarpley, Mitchell D. Goldberg
Advances in Space Research
Volume 41, Issue 11, pp. 1882-1893
   

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications - 2007

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
Impact of the Vertical Variation of Cloud Droplet Size on the Estimation of Cloud Liquid Water Path and Rain Detection
Ruiyue Chen, Fu-Lung Chang, Zhanqing Li, Ralph Ferraro, Fuzhong Weng
Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences
Volume 64, Issue 11 (November 2007) pp. 3843-3853
   
     
Aviation Applications for Satellite-Based Observations of Cloud Properties, Convection Initiation, In-Flight Icing, Turbulence, and Volcanic Ash
John R. Mecikalski, Todd A. Berendes, Wayne F. Feltz, Kristopher M. Bedka,
Sarah T. Bedka, John J. Murray, Anthony J. Wimmers, Pat Minnis, David B. Johnson,
Julie Haggerty, Ben Bernstein, Michael Pavolonis, Earle Williams
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 88, Issue 10 (October 2007) pp. 1589-1607
   
     
A Quantitative Analysis of the Enhanced-V Feature in Relation to Severe Weather
Jason C. Brunner, Steven A. Ackerman, A. Scott Bachmeier, Robert M. Rabin
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 22, Issue 4 (August 2007) pp. 853-872
   
     
Mountain Wave Signatures in MODIS 6.7-µm Imagery and Their Relation to Pilot Reports of Turbulence
N. L. Uhlenbrock, K. M. Bedka, W. F. Feltz, S. A. Ackerman
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 22, Issue 3 (June 2007) pp. 662-670
   
     
Comparison between current and future environmental satellite imagers on cloud classification using MODIS
Zhenglong Lia, Jun Li, W. Paul Menzel, Timothy J. Schmit, Steven A. Ackerman
Remote Sensing of Environment
Volume 108, Issue 3 (15 June 2007), pp. 311-326
   
     
Mesoscale Numerical Weather Prediction Models Used in Support of Infrared Hyperspectral Measurement Simulation and Product Algorithm Development
Jason A. Otkin, Derek J. Posselt, Erik R. Olson, Hung-Lung Huang,
James E. Davies, Jun Li, Christopher S. Velden
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 24, Issue 4 (April 2007) pp. 585-601
   
     
Assessment of Aircraft Icing Potential and Maximum Icing Altitude from Geostationary Meteorological Satellite Data
Gary P. Ellrod, Andrew A. Bailey
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 22, Issue 1 (February 2007) pp. 160-174
   
     
Trade-off studies of a hyperspectral infrared sounder on a geostationary satellite
Fang Wang, Jun Li, Timothy J. Schmit, and Steven A. Ackerman
Applied Optics
Volume 46, Issue 2 (10 January 2007), pp. 200-209
   
 
 

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications | 2006

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
A Daytime Complement to the Reverse Absorption Technique for Improved Automated Detection of Volcanic Ash
Michael J. Pavolonis, Wayne F. Feltz, Andrew K. Heidinger, Gregory M. Gallina
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 23, Issue 11 (November 2006) pp. 1422-1444
   
     
The application of AIRS radiances in numerical weather prediction
J. Le Marshall, J. Jung, T. Zapotocny, J. Derber, R. Treadon, S. Lord,
M. Goldberg and W. Wolf
Australian Meteorological Magazine
Volume 55, Issue 3 (September 2006), pp. 213-217
   
     
Impact of point spread function on infrared radiances from geostationary satellites
Peng Zhang, Jun Li, Erik Olson, Timothy J. Schmit, Jinlong Li, and W. Paul Menzel
IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
Volume 44, Issue 8 (August 2006), pp. 2176-2183
   
     
Estimating Soil Wetness from the GOES Sounder
Robert M. Rabin, Timothy J. Schmit
Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology
Volume 23, Issue 7 (July 2006) pp. 991-1003
   
     
AIRS: Improving Weather Forecasting and Providing New Data on
Greenhouse Gases

Moustafa T. Chahine, Thomas S. Pagano, Hartmut H. Aumann, Robert Atlas,
Christopher Barnet, John Blaisdell, Luke Chen, Murty Divakarla, Eric J. Fetzer,
Mitch Goldberg, Catherine Gautier, Stephanie Granger, Scott Hannon, Fredrick W. Irion, Ramesh Kakar, Eugenia Kalnay, Bjorn H. Lambrigtsen, Sung-Yung Lee,
John Le Marshall, W. Wallace McMillan, Larry McMillin, Edward T. Olsen,
Henry Revercomb, Philip Rosenkranz, William L. Smith, David Staelin,
L. Larrabee Strow, Joel Susskind, David Tobin, Walter Wolf, Lihang Zhou
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 87, Issue 7 (July 2006) pp. 911-926
   
     
13th AMS Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography
Elaine M. Prins, Christopher S. Velden, Jeffrey D. Hawkins, F. Joseph Turk,
Jaime M. Daniels, Gerald J. Dittberner, Kenneth Holmlund, Robbie E. Hood,
Arlene G. Laing, Shaima L. Nasiri, Jeffery J. Puschell, J. Marshall Shepherd,
John V. Zapotocny
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 87, Issue 5 (May 2006) pp. 633-637
   
     
The Role of GOES Satellite Imagery in Tracking Low-Level Moisture
Dan Bikos, John F. Weaver, Jeff Braun
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 21, Issue 2 (April 2006) pp. 232-241
   
     
A robust framework for real-time distributed processing of satellite data
Shahram Tehranian,Yongsheng Zhao,Tony Harvey, Anand Swaroop, Keith Mckenzie
Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing
Volume 66, Issue 3 (March 2006), pp. 403-418
   
     
Simulation of high-spectral-resolution infrared signature of overlapping cirrus clouds and mineral dust
Gang Hong, Ping Yang, Hung-Lung Huang, Steven A. Ackerman, and Irina N. Sokolik
Geophysical Research Letters
Volume 33, L04805 (22 February 2006), 4PP
   

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications - 2005

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
Introducing the Next-Generation Advanced Baseline Imager on GOES-R
Timothy J. Schmit, Mathew M. Gunshor, W. Paul Menzel, James J. Gurka,
Jun Li, A. Scott Bachmeier
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 86, Issue 8 (August 2005) pp. 1079-1096
   
     
Multifunctional Mesoscale Observing Networks
Walter F. Dabberdt, Thomas W. Schlatter, Frederick H. Carr, Elbert W. Joe Friday,
David Jorgensen, Steven Koch, Maria Pirone, F. Martin Ralph, Juanzhen Sun,
Patrick Welsh, James W. Wilson, Xiaolei Zou
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Volume 86, Issue 7 (July 2005) pp. 961-982
   
     
 
 

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications - 2004

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
Synergistic Use of MODIS and AIRS in a Variational Retrieval of Cloud Parameters
Jun Li, W. Paul Menzel, Wenjian Zhang, Fengying Sun, Timothy J. Schmit,
James J. Gurka, Elisabeth Weisz
Journal of Applied Meteorology
Volume 43, Issue 11 (November 2004) pp. 1619-1634
   
     
AIRS Subpixel Cloud Characterization Using MODIS Cloud Products
Jun Li, W. Paul Menzel, Fengying Sun, Timothy J. Schmit, James Gurka
Journal of Applied Meteorology
Volume 43, Issue 8 (August 2004) pp. 1083-1094
   
     
Fire Detection Using GOES Rapid Scan Imagery
John F. Weaver, Dan Lindsey, Dan Bikos, Chris C. Schmidt, Elaine Prins
Weather and Forecasting
Volume 19, Issue 3 (June 2004) pp. 496-510
   
     

GOES-R Series Scientific Publications - 2003

The following publications and articles are ordered chronologically.

 
Advances in satellite radiometry for the surveillance of surface temperatures, ocean eddies and upwelling processes in the Gulf of Mexico using GOES-8 measurements during summer
Nan Walker, Soe Myint, Adele Babin, and Alaric Haag
Geophysical Research Letters
Volume 30, Issue 16, 1854 (23 August 2003), 4PP