Profile for Eric Nelkin


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Affiliation: SSAI
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Office Phone: 301-614-6311
Fax: 301-614-5492

Overview

Education M.S. - 1992 - Meteorology - Texas A&M University B.S. - 1990 - Meteorology - Texas A&M University Research Interests
  • Rainfall Estimation
  • Remote Sensing
  • Publications

    Huffman, G.J., R.F. Adler, D.T. Bolvin, and E. Nelkin (2010). The TRMM Multi-satellite Precipitation Analysis (TMPA). In F. Hossain and M. Gebremichael (Ed.), Satellite Rainfall Applications for Surface Hydrology. (3-22). Springer Verlag.
    ISBN: 978-90-481-2914-0

    Bolvin, D.T., R.F. Adler, G.J. Huffman, E. Nelkin, and J.P. Poutiainen (2009). Comparison of GPCP monthly and daily precipitation estimates with high-latitude gauge observations Appl. Meteor. Climat., 48(9), 1843–1857
    doi:10.1175/2009JAMC2147.1

    Shie C.-L., L.S. Chiu, R.F. Adler, P. Xie, I.-I. Lin, F.-C. Wang, E. Nelkin, R. Chokngamwong, and W.S. Olson (2009). Reviving the production of Goddard Satellite-based Surface Turbulent Fluxes (GSSTF) dataset J. of Ocea. Univ. China, 26(6), 1071-1080
    doi:10.1007/s00376-009-8138-z

    Huffman, G.J., R.F. Adler, D.T. Bolvin, G. Gu, E. Nelkin, K.P. Bowman, Y. Hong, E.F. Stocker, and D.B. Wolff (2007). The TRMM Multi-satellite Precipitation Analysis: Quasi-Global, Multi-Year, Combined-Sensor Precipitation Estimates at Fine Scale J. Hydrometeor., 8(1), 38-55

    Huffman, G.J., R.F. Adler, S. Curtis, D.T. Bolvin, and E. Nelkin (2007). Global rainfall analyses at monthly and 3-hr time scales Chapter 23 of Measuring Precipitation from Space: EURAINSAT and the future, 291-306

    Curtis S., R.F. Adler, G.J. Huffman, G. Gu, D.T. Bolvin, and E. Nelkin (2006). Comments on "El Nino: Catastrophe or Opportunity" J. Clim., 19(24), 6439-6442

    Chou S. -H., E. Nelkin, J. Ardizzone, and R.M. Atlas (2004). A comparison of latent heat fluxes over global oceans for four flux products J. Clim., 17, 3973-3989

    Adler, R.F., G.J. Huffman, A. Chang, R. Ferraro, P. Xie, J. Janowiak, B. Rudolf, U. Schneider, S. Curtis, D.T. Bolvin, A. Gruber, J. Susskind, P. Arkin, and E. Nelkin (2003). The version 2 Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP) monthly precipitation analysis (1979-present) J. Hydrometeor., 4, 1147-1167

    Chou S.-H., E. Nelkin, J. Ardizzone, R.M. Atlas, and C.-L. Shie (2003). Surface turbulent heat and momentum fluxes over global oceans based on the Goddard satellite retrievals, version 2 (GSSTF2) J. Clim., 16, 3256-3273

    Nicholson S.E., B. Some, J. McCollum, E. Nelkin, D. Klotter, Y. Berte, B.M. Diallo, I. Gaye, G. Kpabeba, O. Ndiaye, J.N. Noukpozounkou, M.M. Tanu, A. Thiam, A.A. Toure, and A.K. Traore (2003). Validation ofTRMM and other rainfall estimates with a high-density gauge data set for West Africa. Part I. Validation of GPCC rainfall product and pre-TRMM satellite and blended products J. Appl. Meteor., 42, 1337-1354

    Nicholson S.E., J. McCollum, B. Some, E. Nelkin, D. Klotter, Y. Berte, B.M. Diallo, I. Gaye, G. Kpabeba, O. Ndiaye, J.N. Noukpozounkou, M.M. Tanu, A. Thiam, A.A. Toure, and A.K. Traore (2003). Validation ofTRMM and other rainfall estimates with a high-density gauge data set for West Africa. Part II. Validation of TRMM rainfall products J. Appl. Meteor., 42, 1355-1368

    Adler, R.F., G.J. Huffman, S. Curtis, D.T. Bolvin, and E. Nelkin (2001). Global Monthly and Daily Precipitation Analysis for the Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP): Global and Regional Variations and Trends Fourth Internat. Conf. On the Global Energy and Water Cycle, 163

    Adler, R.F., S. Curtis, G.J. Huffman, D.T. Bolvin, and E. Nelkin (2001). The Magnitude and Variability of Global and Regional Precipitation Based on the 22-year GPCP (Global Precipitation Climatology Project) and Three-year TRMM (Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission) Data Sets Symposium on Climate Variability, the Oceans, and Societal Impacts, 2001 AMS Annual Meeting

    Adler, R.F., G.J. Huffman, D.T. Bolvin, S. Curtis, and E. Nelkin (2001). The Magnitude and Variability of Global and Regional Precipitation Based on the 22-Year GPCP (Global Precipitation Climatology Project) and Three-Year TRMM (Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission) Data Sets Eighth Scientific Assembly of the Internat. Assoc. of Meteor. And Atmos. Sci., 18

    Adler, R.F., G.J. Huffman, D.T. Bolvin, S. Curtis, and E. Nelkin (2001). TRMM Science Highlights and Status of Precipitation Estimates on Monthly and Finer Time Scales Eighth Scientific Assembly of the Internat. Assoc. of Meteor. and Atmos. Sci., 5

    Bolvin, D.T., R.F. Adler, G.J. Huffman, E. Nelkin, and S. Curtis (2001). Advances in Quasi-Global Precipitation Estimates on Monthly, Daily, and Shorter Time Scales Seventh Internat. Precip. Conf.

    Chou S. -H., C. Shie, R. Atlas, J. Ardizzone, and E. Nelkin (2001). A 7.5-Year Dataset of SSM/I-Derived Surface Turbulent Fluxes Over Global Oceans WCRP/SCOR

    Curtis S., R.F. Adler, G.J. Huffman, E. Nelkin, and D.T. Bolvin (2001). Evolution of tropical and extratropical precipitation anomalies during the 1997-1999 ENSO cycle Int. J. Clim., 21, 961-971

    Curtis S., R.F. Adler, G.J. Huffman, D.T. Bolvin, and E. Nelkin (2001). The precipitation component of ENSO Fourth Internat. Conf. On the Global Energy and Water Cycle, 180

    Curtis. S., R.F. Adler, G.J. Huffman, E. Nelkin, and D.T. Bolvin (2001). Global Trends (1979-2001) in Mean and Extreme Rainfall fron New Satellite-Gauge Merged Data Set 11th Conference on Meteorology & Ocean

    Huffman, G.J., R.F. Adler, D.T. Bolvin, and E. Nelkin (2001). A New Fine-Scale, Quasi-Global Combined Precipitation Estimate based on TRMM 11th Conf. on Satellite Meteor. & Oceanog.

    Huffman, G.J., R.F. Adler, D.T. Bolvin, and E. Nelkin (2001). An Introduction to New Daily and Sub-Daily Quasi-Global Combined Precipitation Estimates in TRMM and GPCP Eighth Scientific Assembly of the Internat. Assoc. of Meteor. and Atmos. Sci., 18

    Huffman, G.J., R.F. Adler, D.T. Bolvin, and E. Nelkin (2001). Fine-Scale Multi-Satellite Precipitation Estimates Calibrated to TRMM Fourth Internat. Conf. On the Global Energy and Water Cycle, 202

    Adler, R.F., G.J. Huffman, D.T. Bolvin, E. Nelkin, and S. Curtis (2000). TRMM-based Merged Precipitation Analyses AMS Annual Meeting, 10th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography

    Adler, R.F., G.J. Huffman, D.T. Bolvin, S. Curtis, and E. Nelkin (2000). Tropical Rainfall Distributions Determined Using TRMM Combined with other Satellite and Raingauge Information J. Appl. Meteor., 39(12), 2007-2023

    Adler, R.F., G.J. Huffman, D.T. Bolvin, E. Nelkin, and S. Curtis (1999). Comparison of TRMM and Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP) Precipitation Analyses Third International Conference on the Global Energy and Water Cycle, World Climate Research Program, 487-488

    Adler, R.F., G.J. Huffman, D.T. Bolvin, E. Nelkin, and S. Curtis (1999). Tropical Rainfall Analysis Using TRMM in Combination with Other Satellite Gauge Data: Comparison with Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP) Results 79th AMS Meeting

    Curtis S., R.F. Adler, G.J. Huffman, and E. Nelkin (1999). Climatic Variability of Precipitation from the Seasonal Cycle to ENSO using GPCP's Merged Data Product and SSM/I-based microwave estimates Third International Conf. on the Global Energy and Water Cycle, 535-536

    Curtis S., R.F. Adler, G.J. Huffman, E. Nelkin, D.T. Bolvin, and K. Fischer (1999). Using Satellite Estimates of Precipitation to Identify and Monitor Climate Variability AMS, Eighth Conference on Climate Variations

    Adler, R.F., G.J. Huffman, D.T. Bolvin, and E. Nelkin (1998). Early Results from TRMM Combined with Information from other Satellites COSPAR-32nd COSPAR Scientific Assembly

    Adler, R.F., G.J. Huffman, D.T. Bolvin, and E. Nelkin (1998). Evaluation of Merged Precipitation Analyses Through Comparison with TRMM Data Sixth Internat. Conf. on Precip.

    Adler, R.F., G.J. Huffman, D.T. Bolvin, E. Nelkin, and S. Curtis (1998). TRMM-Based Precipitation Analyses Compared to Global Precipitation Climatology Project (GPCP) Results 23rd Annual Climate Diagnostic and Prediction Workshop

    Bolvin, D.T., R.F. Adler, G.J. Huffman, and E. Nelkin (1998). A First Comparison of Global Merged Precipitation Analyses with Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) Data IGARSS '98

    Huffman, G.J., R.F. Adler, and E. Nelkin (1998). Climatological Seasonal Cycles as Depicted in Global Precipitation Data Sets 9th Symposium on Global Change Studies, 78-79

    Nelkin, E., G.J. Huffman, R.F. Adler, and Y. Hong (1998). Near Real-Time Monitoring of Global Precipitation during the 1997-98 ENSO Event Using GPCP Merged Analyses and SSM/I-Based Estimates 23rd Annual Climate Diagnostics and Prediction Workshop

    Negri, A.J., E. Nelkin, R.F. Adler, G.J. Huffman, and C. Kummerow (1995). Evaluation of Passive Microwave Precipitation Algorithms in Wintertime Midlatitude Situations J. Atmos. Ocean Tech., 12(1), 20-32

    Negri, A.J., R.F. Adler, E. Nelkin, and G.J. Huffman (1994). Regional Rainfall Climatologies Derived From Special Sensor Microwave Imager (SSM/I) Data Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 75(7), 1165-1182