Profile for Amita Mehta

Affiliation: JCET/UMBC
Contact: E-mail
Office Phone: 301-614-6270
Fax: 301-614-5492


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


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