Profile for Ralph Kahn

Title: Research Physical Scientist
Affiliation: NASA Civil Service
Contact: E-mail
NASA/GSFC
Code 613
Greenbelt, MD 20771

Office Phone: 301-614-6193
Fax: 301-614-6307

Publications

Chin, M., T. Diehl, Q. Tan, J. M. Prospero, R. A. Kahn, L. A. Remer, H. Yu, A. M. Sayer, H. Bian, I. V. Geogdzhayev, B. N. Holben, S. G. Howell, B. J. Huebert, N. C. Hsu, D. Kim, T. L. Kucsera, R. C. Levy, M. I. Mishchenko, X. Pan, P. K. Quinn, G. L. Schuster, D. G. Streets, S. A. Strode, O. Torres, and X.-P. Zhao (2014). Multi-decadal aerosol variations from 1980 to 2009: a perspective from observations and a global model Atmos. Chem. Phys, 14, 3657-3690
10.5194/acp-14-3657-2014

Guo, Y., B. Tian, R.A. Kahn, O.V. Kalashnikova, S. Wong, and D.E. Waliser (2014). MJO-related Atlantic Dust and Smoke Variability in MODIS and MISR Satellite Observations J. Geophy. Res.-Atmos., (Submitted).

Kim, D., M. Chin, H. Yu, T. Diehl, Q. Tan, R.A. Kahn, K. Tsigaridis, S.E. Bauer, T. Takemura, L. Pozzoli, N. Bellouin, M. Schulz, S. Peyridieu, A. Chedin, and B. Koffi (2014). Sources, sinks, and transatlantic transport of North African dust aerosol: A multi-model analysis and comparison with remote-sensing data J. Geophy., Res, (Submitted).

Schwartz, S., L. Bengtsson, R.J. Charlson, R.A. Kahn, and H. Rodhe (2014). Earth's Climate Sensitivity: Apparent Inconsistencies in Recent Analysis Rem. Sens. Environ. Lett., (Submitted).

Kahn, R.A. (2013). Aerosols. In E. Njoku (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Remote Sensing. Berlin: Springer:
ISBN 978-0-387-36698-2

Mallet, M., O.D. Dubovik, P.N. Nabat, F.D. Dulac, and R.A. Kahn (2013). Absorption properties of Mediterranean aerosols obtained from multi-year ground-based and satellite remote sensing observations Atmos. Chem. Phys, 13, 9195-9210
doi:10.5194/acp-13-9195-2013

Nelson, D., M.J. Garay, R.A. Kahn, and B.A. Dunst (2013). Stereoscopic Height and Wind Retrievals for Aerosol Plumes with the MISR INteractive eXplorer (MINX) Rem. Sens, 5, 4593-4628
doi:10.3390/rs5094593

Patadia, F., R.A. Kahn, J.A. Limbacher, S.P. Burton, R.A. Ferrare, C.A. Hostetler, and J.W. Hair (2013). Aerosol Airmass Type Mapping Over the Urban Mexico City Region From Space-based Multi-angle Imaging Atmos. Chem. Phys, 13, 9525-9541
doi:10.5194/acp-13-9525-2013

Yu, H., L. A. Remer, R. A. Kahn, M. Chin, and Y. Zhang (2013). Satellite perspective of aerosol intercontinental transport: from qualitative tracking to quantitative characterization Atmos. Res, 124(Online), 73-100
doi:10.1016/j.atmosres.2012.12.013,

Carboni, E., G.E. Thomas, A. Sayer, R. Siddans, C.A. Pooulsen, R.G. Grainger, C. Ahn, D. Antoine, S. Bevan, R. Braak, H. Brindley, S. DeSouza-Machado, J.L. Deuze, D. Diner, F. Ducos, W. Grey, N. Hsu, O.V. Kalashnikova, R.A. Kahn, P.R.J. North, C. Salustro, A. Smith, D. Tanre, O. Torres, and B. Veihelmann (2012). Intercomparison of desert dust optical depth from satellite measurements. Atmos. Meas. Tech., 5, 1973-2002.
doi:10.5194/amt-5-1973-2012

Colarco, Peter, R., L. Remer, R.A. Kahn, R.C. Levy, and Ellsworth J. Welton (2012). Implications of Satellite Swath Width on Global Aerosol Optical Thickness Statistics. Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., 5, 2795-2820
10.5194/amtd-5-2795-2012

Ichoku, C., R. Kahn, and M. Chin (2012). Satellite Contributions to the Quantitative Characterization of Biomass Burning for Climate Modeling. Atmos. Res., 111, 1-28
doi:10.1016/j.atmosres.2012.03.007

Kahn, R.A. (2012). Reducing the uncertainties in direct aerosol radiative forcing Surveys in Geophysics, 33, 701-721
doi:10.1007/s10712-011-9153-z

Kahn, R., and J. Limbacher (2012). Eyjafjallajökull Volcano Plume Particle-Type Characterization from Space-Based Multi-Angle Imaging. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 9459-9477
doi:10.5194/acp-12-9459-2012

Kaskaoutis, D., R. A. Kahn, P. Gupta, A. Jayaraman, and A. Bartzokas (2012). Desert Dust Properties, Modelling, and Monitoring Adv. Meteorology, 2012(483632).
doi:10.1155/2012/483632

Petrenko, Mariya, R.A. Kahn, M. Chin, A. Soja, T. Kucsera, and Harshvardhan (2012). The use of satellite-measured aerosol optical depth to constrain biomass burning emissions source strength in a global aerosol model (GOCART) J. Geophy., Res, 117, D18212.
doi:10.1029/2012JD017870

Schwartz, S.E., R.J. Charlson, R.A. Kahn, J.A. Ogren, and H. Rodhe (2012). Reply to comments on: "Why hasn't Earth warmed as much as expected?" J. Climate, 25, 2200-2204
doi:10.1175/2011JCLI4161.1

Scollo, S., R.A. Kahn, D.L. Nelson, M. Coltelli, D.J. Diner, M.J. Garay, and V.J. Realmuto (2012). MISR observations of Etna volcanic plumes J. Geophys. Res, 117, D6.
doi:10.1029/2011JD016625

Val Martin, M., R.A. Kahn, J.A. Logan, R. Paugam, M. Wooster, and C. Ichoku (2012). Space-based observations constraints for 1-D plume-rise models J. Geophy., Res, 117(D22).
doi:10.1029/2012JD018370

Kahn, R.A., M. J. Garay, D. L. Nelson, R.C. Levy, M. A. Bull, D. J. Diner, J. V. Martonchik, E. G. Hanson, L. Remer, and D. Tanre (2011). Response to Toward unified satellite climatology of aerosol properties. 3. MODIS versus MISR versus AERONET J. Quan. Spec. & Rad. Trans., 112, 901-909
doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2010.11.001

Lyapustin A., Y. Wang, I. Laszlo, R. Kahn, S. Korkin, L. Remer, R. Levy, and J. Reid (2011). Multi-Angle implementation of atmospheric correction (MAIAC): Part 2. Aerosol algorithm J. Geophys. Res., 116(D03211).
doi:10.1029/2010JD014986

Lyapustin, A., A. Smirnov, B. Holben, M. Chin, D.G. Streets, Z. Lu, R. Kahn, I. Slutsker, I. Laszlo, S. Kondragunta, D. Tanre, O. Dubovik, P. Golooub, H.-B. Chen, A. Sinyuk, Y. Wang, and S. Korkin (2011). Reduction of aerosol absorption in Beijing since 2007 from MODIS and AERONET Geophys. Res. Lett, 38, L10803.
doi:10.1029/2011GL047306

Sessions, W.R., H.E. Fuelberg, R.A. Kahn, and D.E. Winker (2011). An investigation of methods for injecting emissions from boreal wildfires using WRF-Chem during ARCTAS Atmos. Chem. Phys, 11, 5719-5744
doi:10.5194/acp-11-5719-2011

Shi, Y., J. Zhang, J.S. Reid, E.J. Hyer, T.F. Eck, B.N. Holben, and R.A. Kahn (2011). A critical examination of spatial biases between MODIS and MISR aerosol products – application for potential AERONET deployment Atmos. Meas. Tech, 2823-2836
doi: 10.5194/amt-4-2823-2011

Tian, B., D.E. Waliser, R.A. Kahn, and S. Wong (2011). Modulation of Atlantic aerosols by the Madden-Julian Oscillation J. Geophys. Res, 116, D15108.
doi:10.1029/2010JD015201

Bi L., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, and R.A. Kahn (2010). Modeling optical properties of mineral aerosol particles by using non-symmetric hexahedra Appl. Opt., 49(3), 334-342
doi:10.1364/AO.49.000334

Chatterjee A., A. M. Michalak, R.A. Kahn, S. R. Paradise, A. J. Braverman, and C. E. Miller (2010). A Geostatistical Data Fusion Technique for Merging Remote Sensing and Ground-based Observations of Aerosol Optical Thickness J. Geophys. Res., D08201, 115.
doi:10.1029/2009JD013765

Kahn R.A., B. J. Gaitley, M. J. Garay, D. J. Diner, T. Eck, A. Smirnov, and B. N. Holben (2010). MISR global aerosol product assessment by comparison with Aerosol Robotic Network J. Geophys. Res., 115, D23209.
doi:10.1029/2010JD014601

Levy R.C., L.A. Remer, R.G. Kleidman, S. Mattoo, C. Ichoku, R. Kahn, and T. F. Eck (2010). Global evaluation of the Collection 5 MODIS dark-target aerosol products over land Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 10399-10420
doi:10.5194/acp-10-10399-2010

Lyapustin, A., C.K. Gatebe, R. Kahn, R. Brandt, J. Redemann, P. Russell, M.D. King, C. A. Pedersen, S. Gerland, R. Poudyal, A. Marshak, Y. Wang, C. Schaaf, D. Hall, and A. Kokhanovsky (2010). Analysis of snow bidirectional reflectance from ARCTAS Spring-2008 campaign Atmos. Chem. Phys, 10, 4359-4375
doi:10.5194/acp-10-4359-2010

Pierce J.R., R.A. Kahn, M.R. Davis, and J. M. Comstock (2010). Detecting thin cirrus in Multiangle Imaging Spectroradiometer aerosol retrievals J. Geophy. Res., 115, D08201.
doi:10.1029/2009JD013019

Schwartz S. E., R. J. Charlson, R.A. Kahn, J. A. Obren, and H. Rodhe (2010). Why hasn’t Earth warmed as much as expected? J. Climate, 23(10), 2453-2464
doi:10.1175/2009JCLI3461.1

Val Martin M., J. A. Logan, R. Kahn, F. -Y. Leung, D. Nelson, and D. Diner (2010). Smoke injection heights from fires in North America: analysis of 5 years of satellite observations Atm. Chem. Phys., 10(4), 1491-1510
doi:10.5194/acp-10-1491-2010

vanDonkelaar A., R. V. Martin, M. Brauer, R. Kahn, R. Levy, C. Verduzco, and P. J. Villeneuve (2010). Global Estimates of Ambient Fine Particulate Matter Concentrations from Satellite-based Aerosol Optical Depth: Development and Applications Environ Health Perspectives (6), 118.
doi:10.1289/ehp.0901623

Bierwirth E., M. Wendisch, A. Ehrlich, B. Hesse, M. Tesche, D. Althausen, A. Schladitz, D. Muller, S. Otto, T. Trautmann, T. Dinter, W. VonHoyningne-Huene, and R.A. Kahn (2009). Spectral surface albedo over Morocco and its impact on the radiative forcing of Saharan dust Tellus, 61B, 252-269
doi:10.1111/j.1600-0889.2008.00395.x

Chen Y., Q. Li, R. Kahn, J. T. Randerson, and D. J. Diner (2009). Quantifying aerosol direct radiative effect with MISR observations: 1. TOA albedo change by aerososl based on land surface types J. Geophys. Res., 114(D02109).
doi:10.1029/2008JD010754

Chen Y., Q. Li, J. T. Randerson, E. A. Lyons, R.A. Kahn, D. L. Nelson, and D. J. Diner (2009). The sensitivity of CO and aerosol transport to the temporal and vertical distribution of North American boreal fire emissions Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9(17), 6559-6580
doi:10.5194/acp-9-6559-2009

Dinter, T., W. Von Hoyningen-Huene, J.P. Burrows, A. Kokhanovsky, E. Bierwirth, M. Wendisch, D. Muler, R.A. Kahn, and M. Diouri (2009). Retrieval of aerosol optical thickness for desert conditions using MERIS observations during the SAMUM campaign Tellus, 61B, 229-238
doi:10.10.1111/j.1600-0889.2008.00391.x

Imhoff M. L., R. Wolfe, D. J. Diner, M. Chopping, R. Kahn, V. Salomonson, J. Gille, J. Drummond, D. Edwards, N. Loeb, B. Wielicki, M. Abrams, B. Eng, S.-C. Tsay, and K. J. Ranson (2009). An overview of Terra mission results related to the carbon cycle Geog. Compass, 3(2), 536-559
doi:10.1111/j.1749-8198.2008.00183.x

Johnson B.T., S. Christopher, J.M. Haywood, S. R. Osborne, S. McFarlane, N.C. Hsu, C. Salustro, and R. Kahn (2009). Measurements of aerosol properties from aircraft, satellite and ground-based remote sensing: A case study from the Dust and Biomass burning Experiment (DABEX) Q.J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 135(641), 922-934
doi:10.1002/qj.420

Kahn R., A. Petzold, M. Wendisch, E. Bierwirth, T. Dinter, M. Esselborn, M. Fiebig, B. Heese, P. Knippertz, D. Muller, A. Schladitz, and W. vonHoyningen-Huene (2009). Desert Dust Aerosol Air Mass Mapping in the Western Sahara, Using Particle Properties Derived From Space-based Multi-angle Imaging Tellus, 61B, 239-251
doi:10.1111/j.1600-0889.2008.00398.x

Kahn R.A., H. Yu, S. E. Schwartz, M. Chin, G. Feingold, L.A. Remer, D. Rind, R. Halthore, and P. DeCola (2009). Introduction, Atmospheric Aerosol Properties and Climate Impacts A Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research, Mian Chin, Ralph A. Kahn, and Stephen E. Schwartz (eds.), National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, D.C., USA

Kahn R.A., D. L. Nelson, M. Garay, R.C. Levy, M. A. Bull, D. J. Diner, J. V. Martonchik, S. R. Paradise, E. G. Hansen, and L. Remer (2009). MISR Aerosol product attributes, and statistical comparisons with MODIS IEEE Trans. Geosci. Rem. Sens., 47(12), 4095-4114
doi:10.1109/TGRS.2009.2023115

Levy R., G. Leptoukh, R. Kahn, V. Zubko, A. Gopalan, and L. Remer (2009). A critical look at deriving monthly aerosol optical depth from satellite data IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., No. 9, 47(8), 2942-2956
doi:10.1109/TGRS.2009.2013842

Li Z., X. Zhao, R. Kahn, M. Mishchenko, L. Remer, K. -H. Lee, M. Wang, I. Laszlo, and T. Nakajima (2009). Uncertainties in satellite remote sensing of aerosols and impact on monitoring its long-term trend: A review and perspective Annales Geophysicae, 27(7), 2755-2770
doi:10.5194/angeo-27-2755-2009

Liu Y., R. Kahn, A. Chaloulakou, and P. Koutrakis (2009). Analysis of the impact of the forest fires in August 2007 on Athens air quality, using multi-sensor aerosol remote sensing data, meteorology, and surface observations Atmosph. Environ, 43(21), 3310-3318
doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2009.04.010

Liu, Y., D. Chen, R.A. Kahn, and HE KeBin (2009). Review of the applications of Multiangle Imaging SpectroRadiometer to air quality research Science in China, D, 132-144

Martonchik J. V., R.A. Kahn, and D. J. Diner (2009). Retrieval of Aerosol Properties over Land Using MISR Observations. (267-293). In: Kokhanovsky, A.A. and G. de Leeuw, ed., Satellite Aerosol Remote Sensing Over Land. Springer, Berlin..
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-69397-0_9

Mims S. R., R.A. Kahn, C. M. Moroney, B. J. Gaitley, D. L. Nelson, and M. J. Garay (2009). MISR Stereo-heights of grassland fire smoke plumes in Australia IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remt. Sens., 48(1), 25-35
doi:10.1109/TGRS.2009.2027114

Remer L.A., M. Chin, P. DeCola, G. Feingold, R. Halthore, R.A. Kahn, P. K. Quinn, D. Rind, S. E. Schwartz, D. Streets, and H. Yu (2009). Executive Summary, Atmospheric Aerosol Properties and Climate Impacts A Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research, Mian Chin, Ralph A. Kahn, and Stephen E. Schwartz (eds.), National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, D.C., USA

Rind D., M. Chin, G. Feingold, D. Streets, R.A. Kahn, S. E. Schwartz, and H. Yu (2009). Modeling the Effects of Aerosols on Climate: Atmospheric Aerosol Properties and Climate Impacts A Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research, Mian Chin, Ralph A. Kahn, and Stephen E. Schwartz (eds.), National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, D.C., USA

Rind D., R.A. Kahn, M. Chin, S. E. Schwartz, L.A. Remer, G. Feingold, H. Yu, P. K. Quinn, and R. Halthorne (2009). The Way Forward: Atmospheric Aerosol Properties and Climate Impacts A Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research, Mian Chin, Ralph A. Kahn, and Stephen E. Schwartz (eds.), National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, D.C., USA

Yu H., P. K. Quinn, G. Feingold, L.A. Remer, R.A. Kahn, M. Chin, and S. E. Schwartz (2009). Remote Sensing and In Situ Measurements of Aerosol Properties, Burdens, and Radiative Forcing, in Atmospheric Aerosol Properties and Climate Impacts A Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research, Mian Chin, Ralph A. Kahn, and Stephen E. Schwartz (eds.), National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, D.C., USA

Bi L., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, and R. Kahn (2008). Single-scattering Properties of Tri-axial Ellipsoidal Particles for a Size Parameter Range from the Rayleigh to Geometric-optics Regimes Appl. Opt., 48(1), 114-126
doi:10.1364/AO.48.000114

Chen W. -T., R. Kahn, D. Nelson, K. Yau, and J. Seinfeld (2008). Sensitivity of multiangle imaging to the optical and microphysical properties of biomass burning aerosols J. Geophys. Res., 113(D10203).
doi:10.1029/2007JD009414

Dubovik O., T. Lapyonok, Y.J. Kaufman, M. Chin, P. Ginoux, R. Kahn, and A. Sinyuk (2008). Retrieving global aerosol sources from satellites using inverse modeling Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8(2), 209-250
doi:10.5194/acp-8-209-2008

Kahn R., Y. Chen, D. Nelson, F. -Y. Leung, Q. Li, D. Diner, and J. Logan (2008). Wildfire Smoke Injection Heights - Two perspectives from Space Geophys. Res. Lett, 35(L04809).
doi:10.1029/2007GL)32165

Kalashnikova O. V., and R.A. Kahn (2008). Mineral dust plume evolution over the Atlantic from combined MISR/MODIS aerosol retrievals J. Geophys. Res., 113(D24204).
doi:10.1029/2008JD010083

Lallart P., R. Kahn, and D. Tanre (2008). POLDER2/ADEOSII, MISR, and MODIS/Terra Reflectance Comparisons J. Geophys. Res., 113(D14S02).
doi:10.1029/2007JD009656

Myhre G., T. F. Berglen, M. Johnsurd, C. Holye, T. K. Berntsen, S. A. Christopher, I. S. A. Isaksen, T. A. Jones, R.A. Kahn, N. Lowb, P. Quinn, L. Remer, and K. E. Yttri (2008). Radiative forcing of the direct aerosol effect using a multi-observation approach Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8(4), 12823-12886
doi:10.5194/acpd-8-12823-2008

Reid J. S., S. J. Piketh, R. P. Burger, K. E. Ross, A. L. Walker, R. T. Bruintjes, B. N. Holben, C. Hsu, T. L. Jensen, R.A. Kahn, A. P. Kuciauskas, A. AlMandoos, A. AlMangoosh, S. D. Miller, J. N. Porter, S.-C. Tsay, and D. L. Westphal (2008). An overview of UAE2 flight operations: Observations of Summertime Atmospheric Thermodynamic and Aerosol Profiles of the Southern Arabian Gulf J. Geophys. Res., 113(D14213).
doi:10.1029/2007JD009435

Tian B., D. E. Waliser, R.A. Kahn, Q. Li, Y. L. Yung, T. Tyranowski, I. V. Geogdzhayev, M. I. Mishchenko, O. Torres, and A. Smirnov (2008). Does the Madden-Julian oscillation influence aerosol variability? J. Geophys. Res., 113(D12215).
doi:10.1029/2007JD009372

Bruegge C. J., D. J. Diner, R.A. Kahn, N. Chrien, M. C. Helmlinger, B. J. Gaitley, and W. A. Abdou (2007). The MISR radiometric calibration process Remote Sens. Environ., 107, 2-11
10.1016/j.rse.2006.07.024

Chylek P., U. Lohmann, M. Dubey, M. Mishchenko, and R.A. Kahn (2007). Limits on climate sensitivity derived from recent satellite and surface observations of aerosol optical depth J. Geophys. Res., 112.
10.1029/2007JD008740

Fox D., E. Gonzales, R.A. Kahn, and J. Martonchik (2007). Near-surface wind speed retrieval from space-based, multi-angle imaging of ocean sun glint patterns Remote Sens. Environ., 107, 223-231
10.1016/j.rse.2006.10.021

Kahn R.A., W. -H. Li, C. Moroney, D. J. Diner, J. V. Martonchik, and E. Fishbein (2007). Aerosol source plume physical characteristics from space-based multiangle imaging J. Geophys. Res., D11205, 112.
10.1029/2006JD007647

Kahn R.A., M. J. Garay, D. L. Nelson, K. K. Yau, M. A. Bull, B. J. Gaitley, J. V. Martonchik, and R.C. Levy (2007). Satellite-derived aerosol optical depth over dark water from MISR and MODIS: Comparisons with AERONET and implications for climatological studies J. Geophys. Res., D18205, 112.
10.1029/2006JD008175

Liu Y., R.A. Kahn, and P. Koutrakis (2007). Estimating fine particulate matter component concentrations and size distributions using satellite-retrieved fractional aerosol optical depth: Part 1 - Method Development J. Air & Waste Management Assoc., 57, 1351-1359
10.3155/1047-3289.57.11.1351

Liu Y., R.A. Kahn, S. Turquety, R. M. Yantosca, and P. Koutrakis (2007). Estimating fine particulate matter component concentrations and size distributions using satellite-retrieved fractional aerosol optical depth: Part 2 - A case study J. Air & Waste Management Assoc., 57, 1360-1369
10.3155/1047-3289.57.11.1360

Liu Y., M. Franklin, R.A. Kahn, and P. Koutrakis (2007). Using aerosol optical thickness to predict ground-level PM2.5 concentrations in the St. Louis area: A comparison between MISR and MODIS Remote Sens. Environ., 107, 33-44
10.1016/j.rse.2006.05.022

Lyapustin A., Y. Wang, R.A. Kahn, J. Xiong, A. Ignatov, R. Wolfe, A. Wu, B. Holben, and C. Bruegge (2007). Analysis of MODIS-MISR calibration differences using surface albedo around AERONET sites and cloud reflectance Remote Sens. Environ., 107, 12-21
10.1016/j.rse.2006.09.028

Mazzoni D., J. A. Logan, D. Diner, R. Kahn, L. Tong, and Q. Li (2007). A data-mining approach to associating MISR smoke plume heights with MODIS fire measurements Rem. Sens. Environ., 107, 138-148

Russell P. B., J. M. Livingston, J. Redemann, B. Schmid, S. Ramirez, J. Eilers, R. Kahn, A. Chu, P. K. Quinn, M. J. Rood, and W. Wang (2007). Multi-grid-cell validation of satellite aerosol property retrievals in INTEX.ITCT.ICARTT 2004 J. Geophys. Res., D12S09, 112.
10.1029/2006JD007606

Sinyuk A., O. Dubovik, B. Holben, T. F. Eck, F. -M. Breon, J. Martonchik, R.A. Kahn, D. Diner, E. F. Vermote, Y. J. Kaurman, J. C. Roger, T. Lapyonok, and I. Slutsker (2007). Simultaneous retrieval of aerosol and surface properties from a combination of AERONET and satellite data Remote Sens. Environ., 107, 90-108
10.1016/j.rse.2006.07.022

Kalashnikova O. V., and R.A. Kahn (2006). Ability of multiangle remote sensing observations to identify and distinguish mineral dust types: Part 2. Sensitivity over dark water J. Geophys. Res., D11207, 111.
10.1029/2005JD006756

Reidmiller D. R., P. V. Hobbs, and R.A. Kahn (2006). Aerosol optical properties and particle size distributions on the east coast of the United States, derived from airborne in situ and remote sensing measurements J. Atmos. Sci., 63, 785-814

Smirnov A., B. N. Holben, S. M. Sakerin, D. M. Kabanov, I. Slutsker, M. Chin, T.L. Diehl, L.A. Remer, R. Kahn, A. Ignatov, L. Liu, M. Mishchenko, T. F. Eck, T.L. Kucsera, D. Giles, and O. V. Kopelevich (2006). Ship-based aerosol optical depth measurements in the Atlantic Ocean: Comparison with satellite retrievals and GOCART model Geophys. Res., L14817, 33.
10.1029/2006GL026051

Stenchikov G., N. Lahoti, P. J. Lioy, P. G. Georgopoulos, D. J. Diner, and R.A. Kahn (2006). Multiscale plume transport from collapse of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 Environ. Fluid Mechan.(5), 6, 425-450

Yu, H., Y.J. Kaufman, M. Chin, G. Feingold, L. Remer, T. Anderson, Y. Balkanski, N. Bellouin, O. Boucher, S. Christopher, P. DeCola, R. Kahn, D. Koch, N. Loeb, M.S. Reddy, M. Schulz, T. Takemura, and M. Zhou (2006). A review of measurement-based assessments of the aerosol direct radiative effect and forcing Atmos. Chem. Phys, 6, 613-666

Abdou W. A., D. J. Diner, J. V. Martonchik, C. J. Bruegge, R.A. Kahn, B. J. Gaitley, K. A. Crean, L.A. Remer, and B. Holben (2005). Comparison of coincident Multiangle Imaging Spectroradiometer and Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer aerosol optical depths over land and ocean scenes containing Aerosol Robotic Network sites J. Geophys. Res., D10S07, 110.
10.1029/2004JD004693

Diner D. J., B. H. Braswell, R. Davies, N. Gobron, J. Hu, Y. Jin, R.A. Kahn, Y. Knyazikhin, N. Loeb, J. -P. Muller, A. W. Nolin, B. Pinty, C. B. Schaaf, G. Seiz, and J. Stroeve (2005). The value of multi-angle measurements for retrieving structurally and radiatively consistent properties of clouds, aerosols, and surfaces Remote Sens. Environ., 97, 495-518

Diner D. J., J. V. Martonchik, R.A. Kahn, B. Pinty, N. Gobron, D. L. Nelson, and B. N. Holben (2005). Using angular and spectral shape similarity constraints to improve MISR aerosol and surface retrievals over land Remote Sens. Environ., 94, 155-171

Jin Z., T. P. Charlock, W. L. Smith, K. Rutledge, G. Cota, R.A. Kahn, J. Redemann, T. Zhang, D. Rutan, and F. Rose (2005). Radiation measurements and model simulation for CLAMS J. Atmos. Sci., 62, 1053-1071

Kahn R.A., W. -H. Li, J. Martonchik, C. Bruegge, D. Diner, B. Gaitley, W. Abdou, O. Dubovik, B. Holben, S. Smirnov, Z. Jin, and D. Clark (2005). MISR low-light-level calibration, and implications for aerosol retrieval over dark water J. Atmos. Sci., 62, 1032-1062

Kahn R.A., B. Gaitley, J. Martonchik, D. Diner, K. Crean, and B. Holben (2005). MISR global aerosol optical depth validation based on two years of coincident AERONET observations J. Geophys. Res., 110, D10S04
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Kalashnikova O. V., R.A. Kahn, I. N. Sokolik, and W. -H. Li (2005). The ability of multi-angle remote sensing observations to identify and distinguish mineral dust types: Part 1. Optical models and retrievals of optically thick plumes J. Geophys. Res..
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Myhre G., F. Stordal, M. Johnsrud, D. J. Diner, I. V. Geogdzhayev, J.M. Haywood, B. Holben, T. Holzer-Popp, A. Ignatov, R. Kahn, Y.J. Kaufman, N. Loeb, J. Martonchik, M. I. Mishchenko, N. R. Nalli, L.A. Remer, M. Schroedter-Homscheidt, and et al. (2005). Intercomparison of satellite retrieved aerosol optical depth over ocean during the period September 1997 to December 2000 Atm. Chem. Physics, 5, 1697-1719

Redemann J., B. Schmid, J. A. Eilers, R. Kahn, R.C. Levy, P. B. Russell, J. M. Livingston, P. V. Hobbs, W. L. Smith, and B. N. Holben (2005). Suborbital measurements of spectral aerosol optical depth and its variability at subsatellite grid scales in support of CLAMS 2001 J. Atmos. Sci., No. 4, 62, 993-1007

Smith W. L., T. P. Charlock, R. Kahn, J. V. Martins, L.A. Remer, and P. V. Hobbs (2005). EOS-terra aerosol and radiative flux validation: An overview of the Chesapeake LIghthouse and Aircraft Measurements for Satellites (CLAMS) experiment J. Atmos. Sci., 62, 903-918

Ackerman T. P., A. J. Braverman, D. J. Diner, T.L. Anderson, R.A. Kahn, J. V. Martonchik, J. E. Penner, P. J. Rasch, B. A. Wielicki, and B. Yu (2004). Integrating and interpreting aerosol observations and models within the PARAGON framework Bull. Am. Met. Soc., 85, 1523-1533

Bruegge C. J., W. A. Abdou, D. J. Diner, B. J. Gaitley, M. C. Helmlinger, R.A. Kahn, and J. V. Martonchik (2004). Validating the MISR radiometric scale for the ocean aerosol science communities. (103-115). Post-launch calibration of satellite sensors, S. A. Morain and A. M. Budge, Eds. A.A. Balkema Publishers, Leiden, Netherlands.

DiGirolamo L., T. C. Bond. D. Bramer. D. J. Diner, F. Fettinger, R.A. Kahn, J. V. Martonchik, M. V. Ramana, V. Ramanathan, and P. J. Rasch (2004). Analysis of Multi-angle Imaging SpectroRadiometer (MISR) aerosol optical depths over greater India during winter 2001-2004 Geophys. Res. Lett., L23115, 31.
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Diner D. J., T. P. Ackerman, T.L. Anderson, J. Bosenberg, A. J. Braverman, R. J. Charlson, W. D. Collins, R. Davies, B. N. Holben, C. A. Hostetler, R.A. Kahn, J. V. Martonchik, R. T. Menzies, M. A. Miller, J. A. Ogren, J. E. Penner, P. J. Rasch, S. E. Schwartz, J. H. Seinfeld, G. L. Stephens, O. Torres, L. D. Travis, B. A. Wielicki, and B. Yu (2004). PARAGON: An Integrated approach for characterizing aerosol climate impacts and environmental interactions Bull. Am. Met. Soc., 85, 1491-1501

Diner D. J., R. T. Menzies, R.A. Kahn, T.L. Anderson, J. Bosenberg, R. J. Charlson, B. N. Holben, C. A. Hostetler, M. A. Miller, J. A. Ogren, G. L. Stephens, O. Torres, B. A. Wielicki, P. J. Rasch, L. D. Travis, and W. D. Collins (2004). Using the PARAGON framework to establish an accurate, consistent, and cohesive long-term aerosol record Bull. Am. Met. Soc., 85, 1535-1548

Diner D. J., R.A. Kahn, C. J. Bruegge, J. V. Martonchik, W. A. Abdou, B. J. Gaitley, M. C. Helmlinger, O. V. Kalashnikova, and W. -H. Li (2004). Refinements to MISR's radiometric calibration and implications for establishing a climate-quality aerosol observing system Proc. SPIE, 5652, 57-65

Kahn R.A., J. A. Ogren, T. P. Ackerman, J. Bosenberg, R. J. Charlson, D. J. Diner, B. N. Holben, R. T. Menzies, M. A. Miller, and J. H. Seinfeld (2004). Aerosol data sources and their roles within PARAGON Bull. Am. Met. Soc., 85, 1511-1522

Kahn R.A., J. Anderson, T.L. Anderson, T. Bates, F. Brechtel, C. M. Carrico, A. Clarke, S. J. Doherty, E. Dutton, R. Flagan, R. Frouin, H. Fukushima, B. Holben, S. Howell, B. Huebert, A. Jefferson, H. Jonsson, O. Kalashnikova, J. Kim, S. -W. Kim, P. Kus, W. -H. Li, J. M. Livingston, C. McNaughton, J. Merrill, S. Mukai, T. Murayama, T. Nakajima, P. Quinn, J. Redemann, M. Rood, P. Russell, I. Sano, B. Schmid, J. Seinfeld, N. Sugimoto, J. Wang, E.J. Welton, J. -G. Won, and S. -C. Yoon (2004). Environmental snapshots from ACE-Asia J. Geophys. Res.jd004339.
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Kalashnikova O. V., D. J. Diner, R.A. Kahn, and B. Gaitley (2004). Dust aerosol retrieval results from MISR Proc. SPIE, Fourth Intern. Asia-Pacific Environ. Remt. Sens. Symp., Nov., 8-11

Martonchik J. V., D. J. Diner, R.A. Kahn, B. J. Gaitley, and B. N. Holben (2004). Comparison of MISR and AERONET aerosol optical depths over desert sites Geophys. Res. Lett., 31.
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Seinfeld J. H., R.A. Kahn, T.L. Anderson, R. J. Charlson, R. Davies, D. J. Diner, J. A. Ogren, S. E. Schwartz, and B. A. Wielicki (2004). Scientific objectives, measurement needs, and challenges motivating the PARAGON, aerosol initiative Bull. Am. Met. Soc., 85, 1503-1509

Schmid B., J. Redemann, P. B. Russell, P. V. Hobbs, D.L. Hlavka, M.J. McGill, B. N. Holben, E.J. Welton, J. R. Campbell, O. Torres, R.A. Kahn, D. J. Diner, M. C. Helmlinger, D. A. Chu, C. RoblesGonzalez, and G. deLeeuw (2003). Coordinated airborne, spaceborne, and ground-based measurements of massive, thick aerosol layers during the dry season in southern Africa J. Geophys. Res., 108, D13, 8496
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Diner D. J., W. A. Abdou, J. E. Conel, K. A. Crean, B. J. Gaitley, M. Helmlinger, R.A. Kahn, J. V. Martonchik, and S. H. Pilorz (2001). MISR aerosol retrievals over southern Africa during the SAFARI-2000 dry season campaign Geophys. Res. Lett., 28, 3127-3130

Kahn R.A., P. Banerjee, and D. McDonald (2001). The sensitivity of multiangle imaging to natural mixtures of aerosols over ocean J. Geophys. Res., 219-18,238, 106, 18

Kahn R.A., P. Banerjee, D. McDonald, and J. Martonchik (2001). Aerosol properties derived from aircraft multi-angle imaging over Monterey Bay J. Geophys. Res., 977-11,995, 106, 11

Kinne S., B. Holben, T. Eck, A. Smirnov, O. Dubovik, I. Slutsker, D. Tanre, G. Zibozdi, U. Lohmann, S. Ghan, R. Easter, M. Chin, P. Ginoux, T. Takemura, I. Tegen, D. Koch, R.A. Kahn, E. Vermote, L. Stowe, O. Torres, M. Mishchenko, I. Geogdzhayev, and A. Hiragushi (2001). How well do aerosol retrievals from satellites and representation in global circulation models match ground-based AERONET aerosol statistics?. (103-158). Remote Sensing and Climate Modeling: Synergies and Limitations, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Boston, London, M. Beniston and M.M. Verstraete, Eds..

Martonchik J. V., R.A. Kahn, D. J. Diner, and R. A. West (2001). Comments on: Retrieval of aerosol properties over the ocean using multispectral and multiangle photopolarimetric measurements from the Research Scanning Polarimeter Geophys. Res. Lett., 28, 3275-3276

Pinty B., M. M. Verstraete, N. Gobron, F. Roveda, Y. Govaerts, J. V. Martonchik, D. J. Diner, and R.A. Kahn (2001). Exploitation of surface albedo derived from the Meteosat data to characterize land surface changes. (51-67). Remote Sensing and Climate Modeling: Synergies and Limitations, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Boston, London, M. Beniston and M.M. Verstraete, Eds..

Pinty B., F. Roveda, M. Verstraete, N. Gobron, Y. Covaerts, J. Martonchik, D. Diner, and R.A. Kahn (2000). Surface Albedo Retrieval from METEOSAT: Part 1: Theory J. Geophys. Res., 099-18,112, 105, 18

Kahn R.A., and A. Braverman (1999). What shall we do with the data we are expecting from upcoming Earth observation satellites? J. Comput. Graph. Statistics, 8, 575-588

Bruegge C., N. Chrien, D. Diner, R.A. Kahn, and J. Martonchik (1998). MISR radiometric uncertainty analyses and their utilization within geophysical retrievals Metrologia, 35, 571-579

Diner D. J., J. C. Beckert, T. H. Reilly, C. J. Bruegge, J. E. Conel, R.A. Kahn, J. V. Martonchik, T. P. Ackerman, R. Davies, S. A. W. Gerstl, H. R. Gordon, J. -P. Muller, R. Myneni, R. J. Sellers, B. Pinty, and M. M. Verstraete (1998). Multiangle Imaging SpectroRadiometer (MISR) description and experiment overview IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remt. Sensing, 36, 1072-1087

Kahn R.A., P. Banerjee, D. McDonald, and D. Diner (1998). Sensitivity of multiangle imaging to aerosol optical depth, and to pure-particle size distribution and composition over ocean J. Geophys. Res., 195-32,213, 103, 32

Martonchik J. V., D. J. Diner, R.A. Kahn, M. M. Verstraete, B. Pinty, H. R. Gordon, and T. P. Ackerman (1998). Techniques for the Retrieval of aerosol properties over land ocean using multiangle data IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remt. Sensing, 36, 1212-1227

Abdou W. A., J. V. Martonchik, R.A. Kahn, R. West, and D. Diner (1997). A modified linear-mixing method for calculating atmospheric path radiances of aerosol mixtures J. Geophys. Res., 883-16,888, 102, 16

Conel J. E., W. C. Ledeboer, S. H. Pilorz, J. V. Martonchik, R.A. Kahn, W. Abdou, C. Bruegge, M. C. Helmlinger, and B. J. Gaitley (1997). Ground-based validation of the EOS Multi-angle Imaging SpectroRadiometer (MISR) aerosol retrieval algorithms and science data products Geoscience and Remote Sensing (IGARSS '97. Remote Sensing - A Scientific Vision for Sustainable Development, 1997 IEEE International), 4, 1743-1748

Gierasch P. J., R. M. Goody, R. E. Young, D. Crisp, C. Edwards, R.A. Kahn, D. Rider, A. DelGenio, R. Greeley, A. Hou, C. B. Leovy, D. McCleese, and M. Newman (1997). The general circulation of the Venus atmosphere: An assessment. (459-500). in Venus, S. Bougher, D. Hunten, and R. Philips, Eds., Arizona Press.

Kahn R.A., R. West, D. McDonald, B. Rheingans, and M. I. Mishchenko (1997). Sensitivity of Multi-angle remote sensing observations to aerosol sphericity J. Geophys. Res., 861-16,870, 102, 16

Kahn R.A., and D. Wenkert (1997). Earth Observing System. (211-215). Encyclopedia of Planetary Sciences, Ed. J. H. Shirley and R. W. Fairbridge, Chapman and Hall.

Mishchenko M. I., L. D. Travis, R.A. Kahn, and R. A. West (1997). Modeling phase functions for dustlike tropospheric aerosols using a shape mixture of randomly oriented polydisperse spheroids J. Geophys. Res.(D14), 831-16,847, 102, 16

Kahn R.A. (1995). Temperature structure of a Martian local dust storm J. Geophys. Res., 100, 5265-5275

James P. B., R. T. Clancy, S. W. Lee, L. J. Martin, R. B. Singer, E. Smith, R.A. Kahn, and R. W. Zurek (1994). Monitoring Mars with the Hubble Space Telescope: 1990-1991 Icarus, 109, 79-101

Kahn R.A., S. W. Lee, T. Z. Martin, and R. W. Zurek (1992). The Martian Dust Cycle. (1017-1053). Book chapter in Mars, Kieffer et al., Eds., U. Arizona Press.

Kahn R.A., and J. Appleby (1991). Planetary Atmospheres: U.S. National Report to the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics 1987-1990 Reviews of Geophysics, Supplement, 328-337

Kahn R.A. (1990). Ice haze, snow, and the Mars water cycle J. Geophys. Res., 677-14,693, 95, 14

Plaut J., R.A. Kahn, E. Guinness, and R. Arvidson (1988). Accumulation of sedimentary debris in the south polar region of Mars, and implications for climate history Icarus, 76, 357-377

Jaquin F., P. Gierasch, and R.A. Kahn (1986). The vertical structure of limb hazes in the Martian atmosphere Icarus, 68, 442-461

Kahn R.A., E. Guinness, and R. Arvidson (1986). Loss of small-scale surface texture in Viking Orbiter images due to atmospheric aerosols, and implications for inferences about surface history Icarus, 66, 22-38

Kahn R.A., and et al. (1985). The Synoptic-Scale Camera, a PI proposal for the Mars Observer Mission NASA

Kahn R.A. (1985). The Evolution of CO2 on Mars Icarus, 62, 175-190

Kahn R.A. (1984). The spatial and seasonal distribution of Martian clouds, and some meteorological implications J. Geophys. Res., 89, 6672-6688

Kahn R.A. (1983). Some observational constraints on the global-scale wind systems of Mars J. Geophys. Res., 189-10,209, 88, 10

Kahn R.A. (1982). Deducing the age of the dense Venus atmosphere Icarus, 49, 71-85

Kahn R.A., and P. Gierasch (1982). Long cloud observations on Mars and implications for boundary layer characteristics over slopes J. Geophys. Res., 87, 867-880

Kahn R.A., R. Goody, and J. Pollack (1981). The Martian twilight J. Geophys. Res., 86, 5833-5838

Kahn R.A. (1980). Some properties of the Martian atmosphere obtained from the Viking experiments Ph.D. thesis, Harvard University

Pollack J., ..., R.A. Kahn, and et al. (1979). Properties and effects of dust particles suspended in the Martian atmosphere J. Geophys. Res., 84, 2929-2945

Pollack J., ..., R.A. Kahn, and et al. (1977). Properties of aerosols in the Martian atmosphere as inferred from Viking Lander imaging data J. Geophys. Res., 82, 4479-4496

Mutch T., ..., R.A. Kahn, and et al. (1976). The surface of Mars: The view from the Viking 2 Lander Science, p. 1277, 194.