EOS Publications

Publications supported in whole or in part by this grant:  February 2000

Refereed publications: 

Bajuk, L. J. and C. B. Leovy, 1998:  Seasonal and interannual variations in stratiform and convective clouds over the Pacific and Indian oceans from ship observations.  J. Climate, 11, 2922-2941.

Bajuk, L. J. and C. B. Leovy, 1998:  Are there real interdecadal variations in marine low clouds?  J. Climate, 11, 2911-2921.

Brashers, B., and R. A. Brown, 2000: Oceanic boundary layer humidity retrievals from microwave radiometers. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, submitted.

Brashers, B., and R. A. Brown, 2000: An oceanic latent heat flux climatology from microwave radiometers.  J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, submitted.

Brashers, B., 2000: A model for oceanic evaporation from Special Sensor Microwave/Imager data.   Remote Sensing of the Pacific Ocean by Satellites, R. A. Brown (ed.), p. 454.

Brown, R. A., 2000: On satellite scatterometer model functions. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, submitted.

Brown, R. A., and J. Patoux, 2000: QuikScat looks at fronts. J. Geophys. Res., submitted.

Brown, R. A., and L. Zeng, 2000: Planetary boundary-layer model winds comparison with dropwindsonde observations in tropical cyclones. J. Applied Meteor., submitted.

Brown, R. A., (Ed.), 2000: Selected PORSEC98 papers on remote sensing of the Pacific Ocean. Special issue, J. Applied Mechanics and Space Technology, in press.

Brown, R. A., 2000: On using satellite scatterometer, SAR, and other sensor data and serendipity. Johns Hopkins APL Technical Digest, 21, 21-26.

Brown, R. A., et al., 1998: (two chapters on subgrid scale dynamics and measurements – remote sensing), Wind Stress over the Ocean, I. Jones (Ed.), Australian Press, 300 pp.

Brown, R. A., (Ed.), 1998: Remote Sensing of the Pacific Ocean by Satellites. Pacific Ocean Remote Sensing Congress, Earth, Ocean and Space Pty. Ltd., New South Wales , 466 pp.

Brown, R. A., 1998: Global high wind deficiency in modeling. Remote Sensing of the Pacific Ocean by Satellites, R. A. Brown, (ed.), 69-77.

Brown, R. A., and R. Foster, 1994:  On large scale PBL models for general circulation models.  Global Atmos.-Ocean Syst., 2, 163-183.

Brown, R. A., and L. Zeng, 1994:  Using ERS-1 scatterometer data to determine mid-latitude storms low pressures,  J. Applied Meteor., 33, 1088-1095.

Chen, S. S., and R. A. Houze, Jr., 1997a: Diurnal variation and lifecycle of deep convective systems over the tropical Pacific warm pool. Quart. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 123, 357-388.

Chen, S. S. and R. A. Houze, Jr., 1997b:  Interannual variability of deep convection over the tropical warm pool.  J. Geophys. Res., 102, 25783- 95.

Chen, S. S., R. A. Houze, Jr., and B. E. Mapes, 1996: Multi-scale variability of deep convection in relation to large-scale circulation in TOGA COARE.  J. Atmos. Sci., 53, 1380-1409.

Chen, S. S., R. A. Houze, Jr., B. Mapes, S. Brodzik, and S. Yuter, 1994: TOGA COARE satellite data summaries available on the World Wide Web. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 76, 329-333.

Dickinson, S., and R. A. Brown, 1996: A study of near-surface winds in marine cyclones using multiple satellite sensors. J. Appl. Meteor., 35, 769-781.

Flamant, C., J. Pelon, B. Brashers, and R. A. Brown, 1999:  Evidence of a mixed-layer dynamics contribution to the entrainment process.  Boundary-Layer-Meteorology, 93, 47-73.

Foster, R., R. A. Brown, and L. Zeng, 2000: The status of winds in satellite model functions and the climatological record. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, submitted.

Foster, R., R. A. Brown, and A. Enloe, 1999: Baroclinic modification of midlatitude marine surface wind vectors observed by the NASA scatterometer. J. Geophys. Res., 104, 31,225-31,235.

Foster, R., and R. A. Brown, 1994:  On large scale PBL modeling:  Surface wind and heat flux comparisons.  Global Atmos.-Ocean Syst., 2, 199-219.

Foster, R., and R.A. Brown, 1994:  On large-scale PBL Modeling for GCMs: A comparison between a two-layer similarity and a higher order closure model, J. Global Atmos.-Ocean System, 2, 163-183.

Hartmann, D. L., and M. L. Michelsen, 1993: Large-scale effects on regulation of tropical sea surface temperature. J. Climate, 6, 2049-2062.

Katsaros, K. B., J. M. Adams, and N. M. Mognard, 1996: Evolution of two oceanic extratropical cyclones as observed with the special sensor microwave/imager and the Geosat and ERS 1 altimeters.  J. Geophys. Res., 101, 6627-39.

Klein, S. A., 1997:  Synoptic variability of low-cloud properties and meteorological parameters in the subtropical trade wind boundary layer.  J. Climate, 10, 2018-2039.

Klein, S. A., and D. L. Hartmann, 1993: Spurious changes in the ISCCP data set. Geophys. Res. Lett., 20, 455-458.

Klein, S. A., and D. L. Hartmann, 1993: The seasonal cycle of low stratiform clouds. J. Climate, 6, 1587-1606.

Klein, S. A., D. L. Hartmann and J. R. Norris, 1995:  On the relationships among low cloud structure, sea surface temperature, and atmospheric circulation in the northeast Pacific. J. Climate, 8, 1140-1155.

Larson, K., D. L. Hartmann, and S. A. Klein, 1999:  The role of clouds, water vapor, circulation, and boundary-layer structure in the sensitivity of the tropical climate.  J. Climate, 12, 2359-2374.

Levy, G., and R. A. Brown, 1998: Roll signature in SAR satellite data. Remote Sensing of the Pacific Ocean by Satellites, R. A. Brown (ed.), 128-134.

Mapes, B. E., and R. A. Houze, Jr., 1995: Diabatic divergence profiles in western Pacific mesoscale convective systems. J. Atmos. Sci., 52, 1807-1828.

Mapes, B. E., and R. A. Houze, Jr., 1993: Cloud clusters and superclusters over the oceanic warm pool.  Mon. Wea. Rev., 121, 1398-1415.

Miletta, J. and K. B. Katsaros, 1995:  Using coincident multispectral satellite data to assess the accuracy of special sensor microwave imager liquid water path measurements.  Journal of Geophysical Research, 100, 16333-9.

Norris, J., and C. Leovy, 1994.  Interannual variability in stratiform cloudiness and sea surface temperature.  J. Climate, 7, 1917-1925.

Norris, J. R., and C. B. Leovy, 1995:  Comments on "Trends in global marine cloudiness and anthropogenic sulfur".  J. Climate, 8, 2109-2110.

Norris, J. R., 1998a: Low cloud type over the ocean from surface observations. Part I:  relationship to surface meteorology and the vertical distribution of temperature and moisture.  J. Climate, 11, 369-382.

Norris, J. R., 1998b: Low cloud type over the ocean from surface observations.  Part II:  Geographical and seasonal variations.  J. Climate, 11, 383-403.

Norris, J. R., Y. Zhang, and J. M. Wallace, 1998:  Role of low clouds in summertime atmosphere-ocean interactions over the North Pacific.  J. Climate, 11, 2482-2490.

Norris, J. R., 1999:  On trends and possible artifacts in global ocean cloud cover between 1952 and 1995.  J. Climate, 12, 1864-1870.

Norris, J. R., 2000:  Interannual and interdecadal  variability in the storm track cloudiness, and sea surface temperature over the summertime North Pacific.  J. Climate, 13, 422-430.

Norris, J. R. and S. A. Klein, 2000:  Low cloud type over the ocean from surface observations. Part III: Relationship to vertical motion and regional surface synoptic environment.  J. Climate, 13, 245-256.

Read, W. G., J. W. Waters, D. A. Flower, L. Froidevaux, R. F. Jarnot, D. L. Hartmann, R. S. Harwood, and R. B. Rood, 1995: Upper tropospheric water vapor from UARS MLS, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 76,  2381-2389.

Rozendaal, M., C. Leovy, and S. Klein, 1995.  An observational study of diurnal variations of marine stratiform cloud.  J. Climate., 8, 1795-1809.

Salathé, E. P., and D. L. Hartmann, 1997:  A trajectory analysis of tropical upper-tropospheric moisture and convection.  J. Climate,  10, 2533-2547.

Salathé, E. P., and D. L. Hartmann, 2000:  Subsidence and upper-tropospheric drying along trajectories in a general circulation model.  J. Climate, 13, 257-263.

Su, H., S. S. Chen, and C. S. Bretherton, 1999: Three-dimensional week-long  simulations of TOGA COARE convective systems using the MM5 mesoscale model. J. Atmos. Sci.,  56,  2326–2344.

Su, H., C. S. Bretherton, and S. S. Chen, 2000:  Self-aggregation and large-scale control of tropical deep convection: A modeling study.  J. Atmos. Sci.,  in press.

Udelhofen, P. M., and D. L. Hartmann, 1994: Interaction between tropical convective cloud systems and upper tropospheric humidity derived from GOES 6.7 mm channel. J. Geophys. Res., 100, 7,423-7,440.

Wallace, J. M., Y. Zhang, and L. Bajuk, 1996.  Interpretation of interdecadal trends in northern hemisphere surface air temperature,  J. Climate, 9, 149-259.

Weissman, D. E., R. A. Brown, K. L. Davidson, C. A. Friehe, and F. Li, 1994:  The relationships between the microwave radar cross section and both wind speed and stress - Model function development using FASINEX data. J. Geophys. Res., 99, C5, 10,087-10,108.

Zeng, L., and R. A. Brown, 1998: Scatterometer observations at high wind speeds. J. Appl. Meteor., 37, 1412–1420.

Zhang, Y., Norris, J. R., and J. M. Wallace, 1998:  Seasonality of large scale atmosphere-ocean interactions over the North Pacific.  J. Climate, 11, 2482-2490.

Conference Proceedings

Ataktürk, S. S. and K. B. Katsaros, 1996: Estimates of surface humidity and wind speed obtained from satellite data in the stratocumulus regime in the Azores region. Presented at the Pacific Ocean Remote Sensing Conference (PORSEC), August 12-15, 1996, Victoria, B.C., Canada.

Brashers, B., 1997: A model for oceanic evaporation from Special Sensor Microwave/Imager data. [Book Title not known yet] / edited by R.A. Brown and others. [Publisher not known yet] : PORSEC 1996.

Brashers, B., 1997: Oceanic latent heat flux from simulated SSM/I data. Preprints, 12th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Vancouver, BC, American Meteorological Society, p. 296.

Bretherton, C. S., and H. Grenier, 1997: A new parameterization for representing cloud-topped boundary layers in GCMs. Preprints, 13th Conference on Boundary Layers and Turbulence, Vancouver, BC, American Meteorological Society, section 4.1.

Bretherton, C. S. and H. Grenier, 1998: A new look at an old approach for parameterization of shallow moist convection. Proceedings of the GCSS-WGNE Workshop on Cloud Processes and Cloud Feedbacks in Large Scale Models, 11/98, ECMWF.

Brown. R. A., 1998: Surface pressures from space. Proceedings, Western Pacific Regional Meeting, American Geophysical Union, Taiwan, July.

Brown, R. A., 1998: Midlatitude storms analysis from space using NSCAT, SSM/I, and a PBL model. Proceedings, Ninth AMS Conference on Interaction of the Sea and Atmosphere, 11-16 Jan, Phoenix, AZ.

Brown, R.A., (Ed.), 1997: PORSEC Book II. Pacific Ocean Remote Sensing Congress, 300 pp. 

Brown, R.A., 1997b: Global high wind deficiency in modeling. PORSEC Book II, R. A. Brown (Ed.).

Carr, M. T., and C. S. Bretherton, 1999: Transport of momentum by convection during COARE IOP,  Preprints, 23rd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Paper 4C.6.

Chen, S. S., R. A. Houze, Jr., and B. E. Mapes, 1994: Satellite-observed cloud clusters during TOGA COARE. Preprints, 7th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography, AMS, 22-25.

Chen, S. S., 1996: Interactive nature of tropical deep convection and  large-scale environment over the warm pool.  Preprints, the Seventh Conference on Mesoscale Processes, 9-13 Sept. 1996, Reading, UK, AMS, 268-270.

Chen, S. S., 1997: Convective active and suppressed periods in TOGA COARE: MM5 simulations of interactive processes of cloud systems and large-scale environment. Preprints, 22nd Conference on Hurricane and Tropical Meteorology. 19-23 May 1997, Ft. Collins, CO, AMS, 684-685.

Chen, S. S., C. Zhang, and R. A. Houze, Jr., 1995c: Surface diurnal variation -A link between solar heating and diurnal cycle of tropical convection?  Preprints, 21st Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, AMS, 518-520.

Drobinski, P., R. A. Brown, P. H. Flament,  and J. Pelon, 1998: Evidence of organized large eddies by ground-based Doppler lidar, sonic anemometer, and sodar. Bound. Layer Met., 88, 343-361.

Hartmann, D. L., P. Udelhofen, M. Michelsen, W. G. Read, and J. Waters, 1995:  Water vapor in the tropical upper troposphere:  Its relation to SST, convection and large-scale fow.  AMS Symposium on Regulation of Sea Surface Temperatures and Warming of the Tropical Ocean-Atmosphere System, Dallas, Texas, 15-20 January, 1995.

Larson, K., and D. L. Hartmann, 1997: A two-box equilibrium model for the tropics. Climate Variations Conference of the American Meteorological Society, Long Beach, CA, Feb.

Larson, K., and D. L. Hartmann, 1999: On the role of clouds, radiation and circulation on the sensitivity of the climate in the tropics: A two-box equilibrium model for the tropics. Preprints, 23rd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Paper 10D.5.

Miletta, J., and K. B. Katsaros, 1994: Characteristics of marine stratocumulus clouds determined from coincident multispectral satellite observations.  Satellite Conference of American Meteorological Society, Monterey, CA.

Norris, J. R., and C. B. Leovy, 1993, Interannual variability in stratiform cloudiness and sea surface temperature. Fourth Symposium on Global Change Studies American Meteorological Society.

Read, W. G., J. W. Waters, L. Froidevaux, R. S. Harwood, D. L. Hartmann, and R. B. Rood, 1994:  UARS MLS measurements of upper tropospheric water vapor.   AGU Chapman Conference:  Water Vapor in the Climate System.  October 25-28, Jekyll Island, Georgia.

Rozendaal, M., C. Leovy, and J. Norris, 1993.  The diurnal cycle of marine stratiform clouds and its interannual variations. 1993 Fall Meeting AGU, EOS, 74, No. 43/Supplement.

Su, H., C. S. Bretherton, and S. S. Chen, 1997b: Self-aggregation and large-scale control of tropical deep convection. Preprints, 22nd Conference on Hurricane and Tropical Meteorology. 19-23 May 1997, Ft. Collins, CO, AMS.

Su, H., C. S. Bretherton, and S. S. Chen, 1997: Self-aggregation and  large-scale control of tropical deep convection. Preprints, 22nd conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Fort Collins, CO, 19-23 May, Amer. Meteor. Soc., 423-424.

Su, H., S. S. Chen, and C. S. Bretherton, 1999: Three-dimensional week-long simulations of  TOGA-COARE convective systems using the MM5 mesoscale model. Preprints, 23rd Conference on  Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Paper JP1.10.

Su, H., C. S. Bretherton, and S. S. Chen, 1999: Self-aggregation and large-scale control of tropical deep convection: A modeling study. Preprints, 23rd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Paper  7C.4.

Udelhofen, P. M. and D. L. Hartmann, 1993a: Influence of tropical convective cloud systems on the relative humidity in the upper troposphere. 1993 Spring Meeting AGU, EOS, 74, no. 16/Supplement.

Udelhofen, P. M., and D. L. Hartmann, 1993b: Interaction between tropical convective cloud systems and upper tropospheric humidity derived from GOES 6.7 mm channel. 1993 Fall Meeting AGU, EOS, 74, no. 43/Supplement (abstract).

Udelhofen, P. M., D. L. Hartmann, W. G. Read, and J. W. Waters, 1994:  Variations of upper tropospheric clouds and relative humidity in the tropics.  AGU Chapman Conference:  Water Vapor in the Climate System.  October 25-28, Jekyll Island, Georgia.

 

Theses:

Bajuk, L. J., 1997: Marine clouds from surface observations:  Regional and temporal variations.  M. S. Thesis, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington.

Brashers, B., 1998: Oceanic Latent Heat Flux from Satellite Data. Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington,

Klein, S. A., 1995:  Large-scale Variations in Boundary Layer Cloud Cover and Their Relationships to Meteorological Parameters. Ph.D. thesis, University of Washington, 206 pages. (Global Change Fellowship support.)

Miletta, J., 1993: Meteorological Applications of Coincident Visible, Infrared, and Microwave  Observations from the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program. M.S. Thesis, University of Washington, 155 pp.

Norris, J. R., 1997: Interannual Variability in Cloudiness, Sea Surface Temperature, and Atmospheric Circulation over the Midlatitude North Pacific during Summer.  Ph.D. dissertation, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington.

Rozendaal, M. A., 1994.  An Observational Study of the Diurnal Cycle of Marine Stratiform Cloud.  M.S. thesis, University of Washington, 84 pages.

 

Earth Observer articles:

Hartmann, D.L., et al., 1993:  Total solar irradiance monitoring.  Earth Observer, 5, No. 6, 23-27.

Hartmann, D. L., S. L. Katz and G. C. Gudmundson, 1994:  SatView visualization software available. Earth Observer, 6, No. 5, 28-29.

Hartmann, D.L., 1994:  The scientific importance of GLAS atmospheric measurements. Earth Observer, 6, No. 6, 5-9.

 

World Wide Web Pages:

SatView Manual:  Find with software manuals under;  http://www.atmos.washington.edu, or directly to http://www.atmos.washington.edu/gcg/SV.man/SVmanual.html.

Climate Processes over the Ocean, http: //eos.atmos.washington.edu.

TOGA-COARE Summaries: Find under http: //www.atmos.washington.edu.