FLOE Publications

Churnside, J.H., J.M. Sullivan, and M.S. Twardowski, Lidar extinction-to-backscatter ratio of the ocean, Optics Express, 22(15), 18698-18706, doi:10.1364/OE.22.018698, 2014.

Lu, X., Y. Hu, C. Trepte, S. Zeng, and J.H. Churnside, Ocean subsurface studies with the CALIPSO spaceborne lidar, Journal of Geophysical Research, 119(7), 4305-4317, doi:10.1002/2014JC009970, 2014.

Churnside, J., Review of profiling oceanographic lidar, Optical Engineering, 53(5), doi:10.1117/1.OE.53.5.051405, 2013.

Churnside, J.H., B.J. McCarty, and X. Lu, Subsurface ocean signals from an orbiting polarization lidar, Remote Sensing, 5(7), 3457-3475, doi:10.3390/rs5073457, 2013.

J. H. Lee, J. H. Churnside, R. D. Marchbanks, P. L. Donaghay, and J. M. Sullivan, Oceanographic lidar profiles compared with estimates from in situ optical measurements, Applied Optics, 52, 786-794, doi:10.1364/AO.52.000786, 2013.

W. G. Pichel, T. S. Veenstra, J. H. Churnside, E. Arabini, K. S. Friedman, D. G. Foley, R. E. Brainard, D. Kiefer, S. Ogle, P. Clemente-Colón, and X. Li, GhostNet marine debris survey in the Gulf of Alaska – Satellite guidance and aircraft observations, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 65, 28-41, doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2011.10.009, 2012.

T. S. Veenstra and J. H. Churnside, Airborne sensors for detecting large marine debris at sea, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 65, 63-6, doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2010.11.018, 2012.

J. H. Churnside, R. D. Marchbanks, J. H. Lee, J. A. Shaw, A. Weidemann, and P. L. Donaghay, Airborne lidar detection and characterization of internal waves in a shallow fjord, Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 6, 063611: 063611-063615, doi:10.1117/1.JRS.6.063611, 2012.

J. H. Churnside, A. F. Sharov, and R. A. Richter, Aerial surveys of fish in estuaries: a case study in Chesapeake Bay, ICES Journal of Marine Science, 68, 239-244, doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsq138, 2011.

D. C. Reese, R. T. O'Malley, R. D. Brodeur, and J. H. Churnside, Epipelagic fish distributions in relation to thermal fronts in a coastal upwelling system using high-resolution remote-sensing techniques, ICES Journal of Marine Science, 68, 1865-1874, doi: 10.1093/icesjms/fsr107, 2011.

M. A. Montes-Hugo, A. Weidemann, R. Gould, R. Arnone, J. H. Churnside, and E. Jaroz, Ocean color patterns help to predict depth of optical layers in stratified coastal waters, Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 5, 053548-053548, doi:10.1117/1.3634055, 2011.

J. H. Churnside, E. D. Brown, S. Parker-Stetter, J. K. Horne, G. L. Hunt, N. Hillgruber, M. F. Sigler, and J. J. Vollenweider, Airborne Remote Sensing of a Biological Hot Spot in the Southeastern Bering Sea, Remote Sensing, 3, 621-637, doi:10.3390/rs3030621, 2011.

M. A. Montes-Hugo, J. H. Churnside, R. W. Gould, R. A. Arnone, and R. Foy, Spatial coherence between remotely sensed ocean color data and vertical distribution of lidar backscattering in coastal stratified waters, Remote Sensing of Environment, 114, 2584-2593, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2010.05.023, 2010.

J. H. Churnside, Lidar signature from bubbles in the sea, Optics Express, 18, 8294-8299, doi:10.1364/OE.18.008294, 2010.

J. H. Churnside, D. A. Demer, D. Griffith, R. L. Emmett, and R. D. Brodeur, Comparisons of Lidar, Acoustic and Trawl Data on Two Scales in the Northeast Pacific Ocean PDF file, California Cooperative Oceanic Fisheries Investigations Reports, 50, 118-122, 2009.

J. H. Churnside, E. Tenningen, and J. J. Wilson, Comparison of data-processing algorithms for the lidar detection of mackerel in the Norwegian Sea, ICES Journal of Marine Science, 66, 1023-1028, doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsp026, 2009.

J. H. Churnside and P. L. Donaghay, Thin scattering layers observed by airborne lidar, ICES Journal of Marine Science, 66(4), 778-789, doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsp029, 2009.

14. J. Churnside, L. Ostrovsky, and T. Veenstra, Thermal Footprints of Whales, Oceanography, 22, 206-209, doi:10.5670/oceanog.2009.20, 2009.

J. H. Churnside, H. E. Bravo, K. A. Naugolnykh, and I. M. Fuks, Effects of underwater sound and surface ripples on scattered laser light, Acoustical Physics, 54, 204-209, doi:10.1134/S1063771008020073, 2008.

J. H. Churnside and J. J. Wilson, Ocean color inferred from radiometers on low-flying aircraft, Sensors 8(2), 860-876, doi:10.3390/s8020860, 2008.

J. H. Churnside, Polarization effects on oceanographic lidar, Optics Express, 16(2), 1196-1207, doi:10.1364/OE.16.001196, 2008.

W. G. Pichel, J. H. Churnside, T. S. Veenstra, D. G. Foley, K. S. Friedman, R. E. Brainard, J. B. Nicoll, Q. Zheng, and P. Clemente-Colon, Marine debris collects within the north Pacific subtropical convergence zone, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 54(8), 1207-1211, doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2007.04.010, 2007.

P. Carrera, J. H. Churnside, G. Boyra, V. Marques,C. Scalabrin, and A. Uriarte, Comparison of airborne lidar with echosounders - a case study in the coastal Atlantic waters of southern Europe, ICES Journal of Marine Science, 63(9), 1736-1750, doi:10.1016/j.icesjms.2006.07.004, 2006.

J. H. Churnside and J. J. Wilson, Power spectrum and fractal dimension of laser backscattering from the ocean, Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 23(11), 2829-2833, doi:10.1364/JOSAA.23.002829, 2006.

E. Tenningen, J. H. Churnside, A. Slotte, and J. J. Wilson, Lidar target-strength measurements on northeast Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus), ICES Journal of Marine Science, 63(4), 677-682, doi:10.1016/j.icesjms.2005.11.018, 2006.

J. H. Churnside and R. E. Thorne, Comparison of airborne lidar measurements with 420 kHz echo-sounder measurements of zooplankton, Applied Optics, 44(26), 5504-5511, doi:10.1364/AO.44.005504, 2005.

E. J. Walsh, M. L. Banner, J. H. Churnside, J. A. Shaw, D. C. Vandemark, C. W. Wright, J. B. Jensen, and S. Lee, Visual demonstration of three-scale sea-surface roughness under light wind conditions, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 43(8), 1751-1762, doi:10.1109/TGRS.2005.851633, 2005.

J. H. Churnside and L. A. Ostrovsky, Lidar observations of a strongly nonlinear internal wave train in the Gulf of Alaska, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 26(1), 167-177, doi:10.1080/01431160410001735076, 2005.

J. H. Churnside and J. J. Wilson, Airborne lidar imaging of salmon, Applied Optics, 43(6), 1416-1424, doi:10.1364/AO.43.001416, 2004.

J. H. Churnside, D. A. Demer, and B. Mahmoudi, A Comparison of Lidar and Echosounder Measurements of Fish Schools in the Gulf of Mexico, ICES Journal of Marine Science, 60(1), 147-154, doi:10.1006/jmsc.2002.1327, 2003.

E. D. Brown, J. H. Churnside, R. L. Collins, T. Veenstra, J. J. Wilson, and K. Abnett, Remote sensing of capelin and other biological features in the North Pacific using lidar and video technology, ICES Journal of Marine Science, 59(5), 1120-1130, doi:10.1006/jmsc.2002.1282, 2002.

J. H. Churnside, J. J. Wilson, and V. V. Tatarskii, Airborne lidar for fisheries applications, Optical Engineering, 40(3), 406-414, doi:10.1117/1.1348000, 2001.

N. C. H. Lo, J. R. Hunter, and J. H. Churnside, Modeling Statistical Performance of an Airborne Lidar Survey System for Anchovy PDF file, Fishery Bulletin, 98(2), 264-282, 2000.

H. M. Zorn, J. H. Churnside, and C. W. Oliver, Laser Safety Thresholds for Cetaceans and Pinnipeds, Marine Mammal Science, 16(1), 186-200, doi:10.1111/j.1748-7692.2000.tb00912.x, 2000.

K. Mitra and J. H. Churnside, Transient Radiative Transfer Equation Applied to Oceanographic Lidar, Applied Optics, 38,(6), 889-895, doi:10.1364/AO.38.000889, 1999.

J. H. Churnside, V. V. Tatarskii, and J. J. Wilson, Oceanographic Lidar Attenuation Coefficients and Signal Fluctuations Measured from a Ship in the Southern California Bight, Applied Optics, 37(15), 3105-3112, doi:10.1364/AO.37.003105 1998.

J. H. Churnside, J. J. Wilson, and V. V. Tatarskii, Lidar Profiles of Fish Schools, Applied Optics, 36(24), 6011-6020, doi:10.1364/AO.36.006011, 1997.

J. A. Shaw and J. H. Churnside, Scanning-laser glint measurements of sea-surface slope statistics, Applied Optics, 36(18), 4202-4213, doi:10.1364/AO.36.004202, 1997.

J. A. Shaw and J. H. Churnside, Fractal laser glints from the ocean surface, Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 14(5), 1144-1150, doi:10.1364/JOSAA.14.001144:, 1997.

James H. Churnside and Phillip A. McGillivary, Optical Properties of Several Pacific Fishes, Applied Optics, 30(21), 2925-2927, doi:10.1364/AO.30.002925, 1991.