Profile for Amita Mehta

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Education Ph.D. - 1991 - Atmospheric Science - Florida State University Research Interests - Satellite remote sensing and analysis of atmospheric water vapor, clouds, and precipitation - Intra-seasonal to interannual tropical climate variability - Infrared and microwave passive radiative transfer in the terrestrial atmosphere


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 As a result, this information is currently out of date and does not include the most recent publications.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.

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

Otterman J., D. Starr, T. Brakke, R. Davies, H. Jacobowitz, A. Mehta, F. Cheruy, and C. Prabhakara (1997). Modeling zenith-angle dependence of outgoing-longwave radiation: Implication for flux measurements Remote Sens. Environ., 62, 91-100