Profile for Takamichi Iguchi

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Matsui, T., T. Iguchi, X. Li, M. Han, W.-K. Tao, W. Petersen, T. L'Ecuyer, R. Meneghini, W. Olson, C. D. Kummerow, A. Y. Hou, M. R. Schwaller, E. F. Stocker, and J. Kwiatkowski (2013). GPM Satellite Simulator over Ground Validation Sites Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 94(11), 1653-1660

Iguchi, T., T. Nakajima, A. P. Khain, K. Saito, T. Takemura, H. Okamoto, T. Nishizawa, and W.-K. Tao (2012). Evaluation of Cloud Microphysics in JMA-NHM Simulations Using Bin or Bulk Microphysical Schemes through Comparison with Cloud Radar Observations J. Atmos. Sci., 69, 2566-2586

Iguchi, T., T. Matsui, A. Tokay, P. Kollias, and W.-K. Tao (2012). Two distinct modes in one-day rainfall event during MC3E field campaign: Analyses of disdrometer observations and WRF-SBM simulation. Geophys. Res. Lett., 39(L24805).

Iguchi, T., T. Matsui, J. J. Shi, W.-K. Tao, A. P. Khain, A. Hou, R. Cifelli, A. Heymsfield, and A. Tokay (2012). Numerical analysis using WRF-SBM for the cloud microphysical structures in the C3VP field campaign: Impacts of supercooled droplets and resultant riming on snow microphysics. J. Geophys. Res., 117(D23206).

Sato, Y., K. Suzuki, T. Iguchi, I.-J. Choi, H. Kadowaki, and T. Nakajima (2012). Characteristics of correlation statistics between droplet radius and optical thickness of warm clouds simulated by a three-dimensional regional-scale spectral bin microphysics cloud model Journal of Atmospheric Science, 69, 484-503

Choi I.-J., T. Iguchi, S.-W. Kim, S.-C. Yoon, and T. Nakajima (2010). Simulation of the aerosol effect on the microphysical properties of shallow stratocumulus clouds over East Asia using a bin-based meso-scale cloud model Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 10, 23449-23495

Sato Yousuke, Teruyuki Nakajima, Kentaroh Suzuki, and T. Iguchi (2010). A Study of Microphysical Mechanisms for Correlation Patterns between Droplet Radius and Optical Thickness of Warm Clouds with a Spectral Bin Microphysics Cloud Model J. Atmos. Res., 67(4), 1126-1141

Smith, E., G. Asrar, Y. Furuhama, A. Ginati, R.F. Adler, V. Casse, J. Durning, J. Entin, P. Houser, T. Iguchi, R. Kakar, J. Kaye, M. Kojima, C. Kummerow, V. Levizzani, M. Luther, A. Mehta, P. Morel, A. Mugnai, K. Nakamura, T. Nakazawa, S. Neeck, R. Oki, G. Raju, M. Shepherd, J. Simpson, E. Stocker, and J. Testud (2007). International Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) Program and Mission: An overview Measuring Precipitation from Space: EURAINSAT and the Future, 611-653

Tao W.-K., E. Smith, R.F. Adler, Z. Haddad, A. Hou, T. Iguchi, R. Kakar, T. Krishnamurti, C. Kummerow, S. Lang, R. Meneghini, K. Nakamura, T. Nakazawa, K. Okamoto, W.S. Olson, S. Satoh, S. Shige, J. Simpson, Y. Takayabu, G. Tripoli, and S. Yang (2006). Retrieval of latent heating from TRMM measurements Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 1555-1572

Tao W.-K., R. Kakar, T. Iguchi, A. Hou, Z.S. Haddad, R.F. Adler, E. Smith, T.N. Krishnamurti, C.D. Kummerow, S. Lang, R. Meneghini, K. Nakamura, T. Nakazawa, K. Okamoto, W.S. Olson, S. Satoh, S. Shige, J. Simpson, Y. Takayabu, G.J. Tripoli, and S. Yang (2006). Retrieval of Latent Heating from TRMM Measurements BAMS, 87(11), 1555-1572

Kuo K.-S., E. Smith, Z. Haddad, E. Im, T. Iguchi, and A. Mugnai (2004). Mathematical-physical framework for retrieval of rain DSD properties from dual-frequency Ku/Ka-band satellite radar J. Atmos. Sci., 61, 2349-2369

Liao, L., R. Meneghini, and T. Iguchi (2002). Bright-Band Modeling of Air/Space-Borne Microwave Radars Proc. IGARSS 2002, 1, 278-280

Liao, L., R. Meneghini, and T. Iguchi (2001). Comparisons of rain rate and reflectivity factor derived from the TRMM precipitation radar and the WSR-88D over the Melbourne, Florida, site. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 18, 1959-1974

Meneghini, R., J. Jones, T. Iguchi, K. Okamoto, and J. Kwiatkowski (2001). Statistical methods of estimating average rainfall over large space-timescales using data from the TRMM precipitation radar. J. Appl. Meteorol., 40(3), 568-585

Tokay, A., R. Meneghini, J. Kwiatkowski, E. Amitai, T. Kozu, T. Iguchi, C. Williams, M. Kulie, and C. Wilson (2001). On the role of drop size distribution in TRMM rain profiling algorithm 30th Int. Conf. on Radar Meteorology

Iguchi, T., T. Kozu, R. Meneghini, and K. Okamoto (2000). A new hybrid surface reference method for the TRMM precipitation radar. Proc. IGARSS 2000, 3, 1346-1348

Iguchi, T., R. Meneghini, J. Awaka, T. Kozu, and K. Okamoto (2000). Rain profiling algorithm for the TRMM Precipitation Radar data. Adv. Space Res., 25(5), 973-976

Iguchi, T., T. Kozu, R. Meneghini, J. Awaka, and KI Okamoto (2000). Rain-profiling algorithm for the TRMM Precipitation Radar: Part 1 J. Appl. Meteorol., 39(12), 2038-2052

Kummerow C., J. Simpson, O. Thiele, W. Barnes, A.T. C. Chang, E. Stocker, R.F. Adler, A. Hou, R. Kakar, F. Wentz, P. Ashcroft, T. Kozu, Y. Hong, K. Okamoto, T. Iguchi, H. Kuroiwa, E. Im, Z. Hadda, G.J. Huffman, T. Krishnamurti, B. Ferrier, W.S. Olson, E. Zipser, E. Smith, T.T. Wilheit, G. North, and K. Nakamura (2000). The Status of the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) after 2 Years in Orbit J. Appl. Meteor., 39(12), 1965-1982

Meneghini, R., T. Iguchi, T. Kozu, L. Liao, I. K Okamoto, J. Jones, and J. Kwiatkowski (2000). Use of the surface reference technique for path attenuation estimates from the TRMM Precipitation Radar J. Appl. Meteorol., 39, 2053-2070

Halverson J.B., H. Pierce, J. Simpson, C. Morales, E.B. Rodgers, S. Stewart, and T. Iguchi (1999). First TRMM satellite observations of a deep convective burst in Supertyphoon Paka (1997) 23rd Conf. on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology

Iguchi, T., R. Meneghini, J. Awaka, T. Kozu, and K. Okamoto (1998). Preliminary analysis of the rain profiling algorithm for TRMM precipitation radar data. Proc. IGARSS '98, IV, 1889-1891

Meneghini, R., L. Liao, and T. Iguchi (1998). Effective dielectric constants of melting hydrometeors and their use in radar bright-band models. Proc. IGARSS '98, IV, 147-149

Meneghini, R., T. Kozu, J. Jones, T. Iguchi, and K. Okamoto (1998). Estimates of path attenuation for the TRMM radar. Proc. IGARSS '98, IV, 1882-1884

Simpson, J., J.B. Halverson, H. Pierce, C. Morales, and T. Iguchi (1998). Eyeing the eye: Exciting early stage science results from TRMM Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 79, 1711