Profile for Harold Pierce

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 As a result, this information is currently out of date and does not include the most recent publications.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

Zeng, X., W.-K. Tao, S. W. Powell, R. A. Houze Jr., P. Ciesielski, N. Guy, H. Pierce, and T. Matsui (2013). A Comparison of the Water Budgets between Clouds from AMMA and TWP-ICE Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 70(2), 487-503

Hong Y., R.F. Adler, G.J. Huffman, and H. Pierce (2010). Applications of TRMM-Based Multi-Satellite Precipitation Estimation for Global Runoff Prediction: Prototyping a Global Flood Modeling System. In F. Hossain and M. Gebremichael (Ed.), Satellite Applications for Surface Hydrology. (245-265). Springer.

Halverson J., J. Simpson, G.M. Heymsfield, H. Pierce, T. Hock, and L. Ritchie (2006). Warm core structure of Hurricane Erin diagnosed from high-altitude dropsondes during CAMEX-4 J. Atmos. Sci., 63(1), 127-150

Shepherd J.M., H. Pierce, and A.J. Negri (2002). On rainfall modification by major urban areas - Part I: Observation from space borne rain radar on TRMM J. Appl. Meteor., 41, 689-701

Shepherd J.M., and H. Pierce (2001). On Precipitation Modification by Major Urban Areas: A New Perspective from TRMM 11th Conf. on Satellite Meteor. & Oceanog.

Halverson J.B., T. Rickenbach, H. Pierce, B. Roy, R.N. Ferreira, and G. Fisch (2000). Kinematic and Moisture Enviornments of Convective Systems During TRMM-LBA: Preliminary Sounding Analyses AGU Fall Meeting

Karyampudi V.M., S. Palm, J. Reagan, H. Fang, W. Grant, R. Hoff, C. Moulin, H. Pierce, O. Torres, E. Browell, and S. Melfi (2000). Validation of the Saharan Dust Plume Conceptual Model Using Lidar, Meteosat and ECMWF Data Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 80, 1046-1075

Rodgers E.B., R.F. Adler, and H. Pierce (2000). Contribution of Tropical Cyclones to the North Pacific Climatological Rainfall as Observed from Satellites J. Appl. Meteor., 39(10), 1658-1678

Rodgers E.B., W.S. Olson, J. Halverson, J. Simpson, and H. Pierce (2000). Environmental Forcing of Super Typhoon Paka's (1997) Latent Heat Structure J. Appl. Meteor., 39(12), 1983-2006

Rodgers E.B., J. Wienman, H. Pierce, and W.S. Olson (2000). Tropical Cyclone Lightning Distribution and Its Relationship to Convection and Intensity Change 24th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology

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

Rodgers E.B., H. Pierce, and R.F. Adler (1999). The Variation of Tropical Cyclone Rainfall within the North Atlantic and Pacific as Observed by Satellites AMS, Eighth Conference on Climate Variations

Rodgers E.B., J. Halverson, J. Simpson, W.S. Olson, and H. Pierce (1999). Tropical Cyclone PakaÕs Initial Explosive Development (10-12 December, 1997) AMS Annual Meeting

Karyampudi V.M., S. Palm, J.A. Reagan, H. Fang, W.B. Grant, C. Moulin, H. Pierce, E.V. Browell, and S.H. Melfi (1998). Validation of LITE-derived Saharan Dust Layer Characteristics SPIE Conf. - Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere, Environment and Space

Karyampudi V.M., S. Palm, J.A. Reagan, W.B. Grant, H. Pierce, E.V. Browell, and S.H. Melfi (1998). Validation of Saharan Dust Layer Characteristics with Lidar Observations 19th International Laser Radar Conf.

Rodgers E.B., W.S. Olson, V.M. Karyampudi, and H. Pierce (1998). Satellite-Derived Latent Heating Distribution and Environmental Influences in Hurricane Opal (1995) Mon. Wea. Rev., 126(No. 5), 1229-1247

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