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Updates to our publications records have been put on hold until a new storage and delivery system has been put in place. As a result, this information is currently out of date and does not include the most recent publications. For a more complete listing of publications, please visit the Sciences and Exporation Directorate.

Wind, G., A.M. Da Silva, P.M. Norris, and S.E. Platnick (2013). Multi-sensor cloud retrieval simulator and remote sensing from model parameters - Part 1: Synthetic sensor radiance formulation Geoscientific Model Development, 6, 2049-2062

Coddington O., P. Pilewskie, S. Schmidt, J. Redemann, S. Platnick, W. Gore, J. Livingston, G. Wind, P. Russell, and T. Vukicevic (2010). Examining the impact of aerosols on the retrieval of cloud optical properties from passive remote sensing J. Geophy., Res., 115, D10211.

Joiner, J., A. P. Vasilkov, P.K. Bhartia, G. Wind, S.E. Platnick, and W. P. Menzel (2010). Detection of multi-layer and vertically-extended clouds using A-Train sensors Atmos. Meas. Tech, 3, 233-247
doi: 10.5194/amt-3-233-2010

King M.D., S. Platnick, G. Wind, G. T. Arnold, and R. T. Dominguez (2010). Remote sensing of the radiative and microphysical properties of clouds during TC4: Results from MAS, MASTER, MODIS, and MISR J. Geophys. Res., D00J07, 115.

Schmidt K. S., P. Pilewskie, B. Mayer, M. Wendisch, B. Kindel, S. Platnick, M.D. King, G. Wind, G. T. Arnold, L. Tian, G. Heymsfield, and H. Kalesse (2010). Apparent absorption of solar spectral irradiance in heterogeneous ice clouds J. Geophys. Res., D00J22, 115.

Wind G., Shige,Shoichi, W. Tao, and Hirota Nagio (2010). Shallow and Deep Latent Heating Modes over Tropical Oceans Observed with TRMM PR Spectral Latent Heating Data J. Climate., 23(8), 2030-2046

Wind G., S. Platnick, M.D. King, P.A. Hubanks, M. J. Pavolonis, A. K. Heidinger, P. Yang, and B. A. Baum (2010). Multilayer cloud detection with the MODIS near-infrared water vapor absorption band J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 49(11), 2315-2333

Zinner T., G. Wind, S. Platnick, and A. Ackerman (2010). Testing remote sensing of artificial observations: impact of drizzle and 3D structure on effective radius retrievals Atmos. Chem. Phys., Disc, 10, 9535-9549

Platnick S., G. Wind, M.D. King, R. E. Holz, S. A. Ackerman, and F. W. Nagle (2009). Comparison of the MODIS Collection 5 Multilayer Cloud Detection Product with CALIPSO Current Problems in Atmospheric Radiation (Proceedings of the IRS/IAMAS), 1100, 416-419

Chiriaco M., H. Chepfer, P. Minnis, M. Haeffelin, S. Platnick, D. Baumgardner, P. Dubuisson, M. McGill, V. Noel, J. Pelon, D. Spangenberg, S. Sun-Mack, and G. Wind (2007). Comparison of CALIPSO-like, LaRC and MODIS retrievals of ice cloud properties over SIRTA in France and Florida during CRYSTAL-FACE J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 46, 249-272

Schmidt K. S., P. Pilewskie, S. Platnick, G. Wind, P. Yang, and M. Wendisch (2007). Comparing irradiance fields derived from MAS cirrus cloud retrievals with SSFR measurements Journal of Geophysical Research, 112.

McFarquhar G. M., S. Platnick, L. DiGirolamo, H. Wang, G. Wind, and G. Zhao (2004). In situ and remote sensing measurements of clouds and aerosols over the Indian Ocean Geophy. Res. Lett., 31.