Laboratory for Atmospheres 2004 Technical Highlights: Appendix A3. Highlighted Articles

910 Senior Staff and Senior Scientists

Curtis, S., R.F. Adler, G.J. Huffman, and G. Gu, 2004: Westerly wind events and precipitation in the Eastern Indian Ocean as predictors for El Niño and case study for the 2002–2003 El Niño. J. Geophys. Re.s-Atmos., 109, D20104, doi: 10.1029/2004JD004663, 11 pp.

Lau, K.M., J.Y. Lee, K.M. Kim, et al., 2004: The North Pacific as a regulator of summertime climate over Eurasia and North America, J. Climate,17, 819–833.


910 Data Impact and Modeling Team

Lin, S.-J., R. Atlas, and K.-S. Yeh, 2004: Global Weather prediction and high-end computing at NASA, Comp. Sci. Eng.,6, 29–35.


912 Mesoscale Atmospheric Processes Branch

Gu, G., R. Adler, G. Huffman, and S. Curtis, 2004: African easterly waves and their association with precipitation. J. Geophys.Res.-Atmos.,109, D0410, doi:10.1029/2003JD003967.

McGill, M., L. Li, G.M. Heymsfield, D.L. Hlavka, W.D. Hart, D.M. Winker, P.E. Racette, L. Tian, and M.A. Vaughan, 2004: Combined lidar-radar remote sensing: Initial results from CRYSTAL-FACE, J. Geophys. Res.,109, doi:10.1029/2003JD004030.

Negri, A., R. Adler, L. Xu, and J. Surrat, 2004: The impact of an Amazon deforestation on dry-season rainfall, J. Clim.,17, 1306–1319.

Tao, W.K., D. Johnson, C.L. Shie, 2004: The atmospheric energy budget and large-scale precipitation efficiency of convective systems during TOGA COARE, GATE, SCSMEX, and ARM: Cloud-resolving model simulations, J. Atmos. Sci., 61(20), 2405–2423.

Veselovskii, I., A. Kolgotin, V. Griaznov, D. Müller, K. Franke, D.N. Whiteman, 2004: Inversion of multiwavelength Raman lidar data for retrieval of bimodal aerosol size distribution, Appl. Opt., 43, 1180–1195.

Wang, Z., D.N. Whiteman, B.B. Demoz, and I. Veselovskii, 2004: A new way to measure cirrus cloud ice water content using ice Raman scatter with Raman lidar, Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L15101.

Whiteman, D.N., B. Demoz, Z. Wang, 2004: Subtropical cirrus cloud extinction to backscatter ratios measured by Raman Lidar during CAMEX-3, Geophys. Res. Lett.,31(12), Art. No. L12105 doi: 10.1029/2004GL020003.


913 Climate and Radiation Branch

Chiu, J.-Y.C., A. Marshak, and W.J. Wiscombe, 2004: Geophys. Res. Lett.,31, L15105, doi:10.1029/2004GL020104.

Ichoku, C., Y.J. Kaufman, L.A. Remer, and R. Levy, 2004: Global aerosol remote sensing from MODIS, Adv. Space Res., 34, 820–827.

Jin, M., 2004: Analysis of skin temperature variations using long-duration AVHRR observations, Bull. Am. Meteor. Soc., 85(4), 587-600, doi:10.1175/BAMS-85-4-587.

King, M.D., S. Platnick, P. Yang, G.T. Arnold, M.A. Gray, J. Riedi, S.A. Ackerman, and K.N. Liou, 2004: Remote sensing of liquid water and ice cloud optical thickness and effective radius in the Arctic: Application of airborne multispectral MAS data, J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol.,21, 857–875.

Koren, I., Y.J. Kaufman, L.A. Remer, and J.V. Martins, 2004: Measurement of the effect of Amazon smoke on inhibition of cloud formation, Science, 303, 1342–1345.

Levy, R.C., L.A. Remer, and Y.J. Kaufman, 2004: Effects of neglecting polarization on the MODIS aerosol retrieval over land, IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sen., 42(11), 2576–2583.

Marshak, A., Y. Knyazikhin, K. Evans, and W. Wiscombe, 2004: The “RED versus NIR” plane to retrieve broken-cloud optical depth from ground-based measurements, J. Atmos. Sci., 61, 1911–1925.

Oreopoulos, L., M.-D. Chou, M. Khairoutdinov, H.W. Barker, and R.F. Cahalan, 2004: Performance of Goddard Earth Observing System GCM column radiation models under heterogeneous cloud conditions, Atmos. Res., 72, 365–382.


915 Atmospheric Experiment Branch

Cabane, M., P. Coll, C. Szopa, P. Mahaffy, and H. Niemann, 2004: Did life exist on Mars? Search for organic and inorganic signatures, one of the goals for “SAM” (sample analysis at Mars), Adv. Space Res.,33, 2240–2245.

Glavin, D.P., G. Matrajt, J.L. Bada, et al., 2004: Re-examination of amino acids in Antarctic micrometeorites, Adv. Space Res., 33, 106–113.

Wong, M.H., P.R. Mahaffy, S.K. Atreya, and H. Niemann, 2004: Updated Galileo probe mass spectrometer measurements of carbon, oxygen, nitrogen, and sulfur on Jupiter, ICARUS,171,153–170.


916 Atmospheric Chemistry and Dynamics Branch

Chandra, S., J.R. Ziemke, X. Tie, and G. Brasseur, 2004: Elevated ozone in the troposphere over the Atlantic and Pacific oceans in the Northern Hemisphere, Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L23102, doi:10.1029/2004GL020821.

Chin, M., D.A. Chu, R. Levy, L. Remer, Y. Kaufman, B.N. Holben, T. Eck, P. Ginoux, and Q. Gao, 2004: Aerosol composition and distributions in the Northern Hemisphere during ACE-Asia: Results from global model, satellite observations, and surface sun photometer measurements, J. Geophys. Res., 109, doi:10:1029/2004JD004829.

Colarco, P., M. Schoeberl, B. Doddridge, L. Marufu, O. Torres, and E. Welton, 2004: Transport of Smoke from Canadian Forest Fires to the Surface near Washington, DC: Injection, Height, Entrainment, and Optical Properties, J. Geophys. Res., 109, D06203, 10:1029/2003JD004248.

Kawa, S.R., D.J. Erickson, III, S. Pawson, and Z. Zhu, 2004: Global CO2 transport simulations using meteorological data from the NASA data assimilation system, J. Geophys. Res., 109, D18312, doi:10.1029/2004JD004554.