Atmospheric Remote Sensing: Recent Publications

This listing reflects publications by authors currently in the group and may not be complete. CSD Publications are updated quarterly.


Ahmadov, R., S. McKeen, M. Trainer, R. Banta, A. Brewer, S. Brown, P.M. Edwards, J.A. de Gouw, G.J. Frost, J. Gilman, D. Helmig, B. Johnson, A. Karion, A. Koss, A. Langford, B. Lerner, J. Olson, S. Oltmans, J. Peischl, G. Pétron, Y. Pichugina, J.M. Roberts, T. Ryerson, R. Schnell, C. Senff, C. Sweeney, C. Thompson, P. Veres, C. Warneke, R. Wild, E.J. Williams, B. Yuan, and R. Zamora, Understanding high wintertime ozone pollution events in an oil and natural gas producing region of the western US, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 15, 411-429, doi:10.5194/acp-15-411-2015, 2015.

Banta, R.M., Y.L. Pichugina, W.A. Brewer, J.K. Lundquist, N.D. Kelley, S.P. Sandberg, R.J. Alvarez, R.M. Hardesty, and A.M. Weickmann, 3-D volumetric analysis of wind-turbine wake properties in the atmosphere using high-resolution Doppler lidar, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, inpress, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-14-00078.1, 2015.


Aitken, M.L., R.M. Banta, Y.L. Pichugina, and J.K. Lundquist, Quantifying Wind Turbine Wake Characteristics from Scanning Remote Sensor Data, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 31(4), 765–787, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00104.1, 2014.

Baker, W.E., R. Atlas, C. Cardinali, A. Clement, G.D. Emmitt, B.M. Gentry, R.M. Hardesty, E. Källén, M.J. Kavaya, R. Langland, Z. Ma, M. Masutani, W. McCarty, R.B. Pierce, Z. Pu, L.P. Riishojgaard, J. Ryan, S. Tucker, M. Weissmann, and J.G. Yoe, Lidar-Measured Wind Profiles: The Missing Link in the Global Observing System, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 95(4), 543-564, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-12-00164.1, 2014.

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.

Edwards, P.M., S.S. Brown, J.M. Roberts, R. Ahmadov, R. Banta, J. deGouw, W.P. Dube, R.A. Field, J. Flynn, J. Gilman, M. Graus, D. Helmig, A. Koss, A.O. Langford, B. Lefer, B. Lerner, R. Li, S.-M. Li, S. McKeen, S. Murphy, D. Parrish, C.J. Senff, J. Soltis, J. Stutz, C. Sweeney, C. Thompson, M.K. Trainer, C. Tsai, P. Veres, R.A. Washenfelder, C. Warneke, R.J. Wild, C.J. Young, B. Yuan, and R. Zamora, Winter Photochemistry Underlying High Ozone in an Oil and Gas Producing Region, Nature, 514, 351-354, doi:10.1038/nature13767, 2014.

Ghate, V.P., B.A. Albrecht, M.A. Miller, A. Brewer, and C.W. Fairall, Turbulence and Radiation in Stratocumulus-Topped Marine Boundary Layers: A Case Study from VOCALS-REx, Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 53(1), 117-135, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-12-0225.1, 2014.

Langford, A.O., C.J. Senff, R.J.A. II, J. Brioude, O.R. Cooper, J.S. Holloway, M. Lin, R.D. Marchbanks, R.B. Pierce, S.P. Sandberg, A.M. Weickmann, and E.J. Williams, An Overview of the 2013 Las Vegas Ozone Study (LVOS): Impact of stratospheric intrusions and long-range transport on surface air quality, Atmospheric Environment, inpress, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2014.08.040, 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.

Petron, G., A. Karion, C. Sweeney, B.R. Miller, S.A. Montzka, G. Frost, M. Trainer, P. Tans, A. Andrews, J. Kofler, D. Helmig, D. Guenther, E. Dlugokencky, P. Lang, T. Newberger, S. Wolter, B. Hall, P. Novelli, A. Brewer, S. Conley, M. Hardesty, R. Banta, A. White, D. Noone, D. Wolfe, and R. Schnell, A new look at methane and non-methane hydrocarbon emissions from oil and natural gas operations in the Colorado Denver-Julesburg Basin, Journal of Geophysical Research, 119(11), 6836-6852, doi:10.1002/2013JD021272, 2014.


Baidar, S., R. Volkamer, R. Alvarez, A. Brewer, F. Davies, A. Langford, H. Oetjen, G. Pearson, C. Senff, and R.M. Hardesty, Combining Active and Passive Airborne Remote Sensing to Quantify NO2 and Ox Production near Bakersfield, CA, British Journal of Environment and Climate Change, 3(4), 566-586, doi:10.9734/BJECC/2013/5740, 2013.

Banta, R.M., Y.L. Pichugina, N.D. Kelley, R.M. Hardesty, and W.A. Brewer, Wind-energy meteorology: Insight into wind properties in the turbine-rotor layer of the atmosphere from high-resolution Doppler lidar, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 94, 883-902, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-11-00057.1, 2013.

Burleyson, C.D., S.P.d. Szoeke, S.E. Yuter, M. Wilbanks, and W.A. Brewer, Ship-Based Observations of the Diurnal Cycle of Southeast Pacific Marine Stratocumulus Clouds and Precipitation, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 70(12), 3876–3894, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-13-01.1, 2013.

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.

Karion, A., C. Sweeney, G. Pétron, G. Frost, R.M. Hardesty, J. Kofler, B.R. Miller, T. Newberger, S. Wolter, R. Banta, A. Brewer, E. Dlugokencky, P. Lang, S.A. Montzka, R. Schnell, P. Tans, M. Trainer, R. Zamora, and S. Conley, Methane emissions estimate from airborne measurements over a western United States natural gas field, Geophysical Research Letters, 40(16), 4393-4397, doi:10.1002/grl.50811, 2013.

Lee, J.H., 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(4), 786-794, doi:10.1364/AO.52.000786, 2013.

Ryerson, T.B., A.E. Andrews, W.M. Angevine, T.S. Bates, C.A. Brock, B. Cairns, R.C. Cohen, O.R. Cooper, J.A. de Gouw, F.C. Fehsenfeld, R.A. Ferrare, M.L. Fischer, R.C. Flagan, A.H. Goldstein, J.W. Hair, R.M. Hardesty, C.A. Hostetler, J.L. Jimenez, A.O. Langford, E. McCauley, S.A. McKeen, L.T. Molina, A. Nenes, S.J. Oltmans, D.D. Parrish, J.R. Pederson, R.B. Pierce, K. Prather, P.K. Quinn, J.H. Seinfeld, C.J. Senff, A. Sorooshian, J. Stutz, J.D. Surratt, M. Trainer, R. Volkamer, E.J. Williams, and S.C. Wofsy, The 2010 California Research at the Nexus of Air Quality and Climate Change (CalNex) field study, Journal of Geophysical Research, 118(11), 5830-5866, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50331, 2013.

Smalikho, N., V.A. Banakh, Y.L. Pichugina, W.A. Brewer, R.M. Banta, J.K. Lundquist, and N.D. Kelley, Lidar investigation of atmosphere effect on a wind turbine wake, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-12-00108.1, 2013.

Yamaguchi, T., W.A. Brewer, and G. Feingold, Evaluation of Modeled Stratocumulus-Capped Boundary Layer Turbulence with Shipborne Data, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 70(12), 3895-3919, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-13-050.1, 2013.


Langford, A.O., J. Brioude, O.R. Cooper, C.J. Senff, R.J. Alvarez II, R.M. Hardesty, B.J. Johnson, and S.J. Oltmans, Stratospheric influence on surface ozone in the Los Angeles area during late spring and early summer of 2010, Journal of Geophysical Research, 117(D00V06), doi:10.1029/2011JD016766, 2012.

Pichel, W.G., 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(1-3), 28-41, doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2011.10.009, 2012.

Pichugina, Y.L., R.M. Banta, W.A. Brewer, S.P. Sandberg, and R.M. Hardesty, Doppler-lidar-based wind-profile measurement system for offshore wind-energy and other marine-boundary-layer applications, Journal of Atmospheric Meteorology and Climatology, 51, 327-349, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-11-040.1, 2012.

Sun, J., L. Mahrt, R.M. Banta, and Y.L. Pichugina, Turbulence regimes and turbulence intermittency in the stable boundary layer during CASES99, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 69(1), 338-351, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-11-082.1, 2012.

Veenstra, T.S., and J.H. Churnside, Airborne sensors for detecting large marine debris at sea, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 65(1-3), 63-68, doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2010.11.018, 2012.

Zuidema, P., Z. Li, R.J. Hill, L. Bariteau, B. Rilling, C. Fairall, W.A. Brewer, B. Albrecht, and J. Hare, On trade wind cumulus cold pools, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 69(1), 258-279, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-11-0143.1, 2012.


Alvarez, R.J., II, C.J. Senff, A.O. Langford, A.M. Weickmann, D.C. Law, J.L. Machol, D.A. Merritt, R.D. Marchbanks, S.P. Sandberg, W.A. Brewer, R.M. Hardesty, and R.M. Banta, Development and application of a compact, tunable, solid-state airborne ozone lidar system for boundary layer profiling, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 28, 1258-1272, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-10-05044.1, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-10-05044.1, 2011.

Banta, R.M., C.J. Senff, R.J. Alvarez, II, A.O. Langford, D.D. Parrish, M.K. Trainer, L.S. Darby, R.M. Hardesty, B. Lambeth, J.A. Neuman, W.M. Angevine, J. Nielsen-Gammon, S.P. Sandberg, and A.B. White, Dependence of daily peak O3 concentrations near Houston, Texas on environmental factors: Wind speed, temperature, and boundary-layer depth, Atmospheric Environment, 45, 162-173, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2010.09.030, 2011.

Churnside, J.H., E.D. Brown, S. Parker-Stetter, J.K. Horne, G.L. Hunt, Jr., 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(3), 621-637, doi:10.3390/rs3030621, 2011.

Langford, A.O., C.J. Senff, R.J. Alvarez II, R.M. Banta, R.M. Hardesty, D.D. Parrish, and T.B. Ryerson, Comparison between the TOPAZ airborne ozone lidar and in situ measurements during TexAQS 2006, Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 28(10), 1243-1257, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-10-05043.1, 2011.

Lee, S.-H., S.-W. Kim, M. Trainer, G.J. Frost, S.A. McKeen, O.R. Cooper, F. Flocke, J.S. Holloway, J.A. Neuman, T. Ryerson, C.J. Senff, A.L. Swanson, and A.M. Thompson, Modeling ozone plumes observed downwind of New York City over the North Atlantic Ocean during the ICARTT field campaign, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11(15), 7375-7397, doi:10.5194/acp-11-7375-2011, 2011.

Montes, M.A., J. Churnside, Z. Lee, R. Gould, R. Arnone, and A. Weidemann, Relationships between water attenuation coefficients derived from active and passive remote sensing: A case study from two coastal environments, Applied Optics, 50(18), 2990-2999, doi:10.1364/AO.50.002990, 2011.

Montes-Hugo, M.A., 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), 053548-053541-053548-053546, doi:10.1117/1.3634055, 2011.

Reese, D.C., 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(9), 1865-1874, doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsr107, 2011.

Sommariva, R., S.S. Brown, J.M. Roberts, D.M. Brookes, A.E. Parker, P.S. Monks, T.S. Bates, D.M. Bon, J.A. de Gouw, G.J. Frost, J.B. Gilman, P.D. Goldan, S.C. Herndon, W.C. Kuster, B.M. Lerner, H.D. Osthoff, S.C. Tucker, C. Warneke, E.J. Williams, and M.S. Zahniser, Ozone production in remote oceanic and industrial areas derived from ship based measurements of peroxy radicals during TexAQS 2006, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11(6), 2471-2485, doi:10.5194/acp-11-2471-2011, 2011.


Banakh, V.A., I.N. Smalikho, E.L. Pichugina, and W.A. Brewer, Representativeness of measurements of the dissipation rate of turbulence energy by scanning Doppler lidar, Atmospheric and Oceanic Optics, 23(1), 48-54, doi:10.1134/S1024856010010100, 2010.

Churnside, J.H., Lidar signature from bubbles in the sea, Optics Express, 18(8), 8294-8299, doi:10.1364/OE.18.008294, 2010.

Churnside, J.H., 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(1), doi:10.1093/icesjms/fsq138, 2010.

Eberhard, W.L., Correct equations and common approximations for calculating Rayleigh scatter in pure gases and mixtures and evaluation of differences, Applied Optics, 49(7), 1116-1130, doi:10.1364/AO.49.001116, 2010.

Eberhard, W.L., Comment: On the different approaches of Rayleigh optical depth determination, Advances in Space Research, 46(1), 95-98, doi:10.1016/j.asr.2010.02.028, 2010.

Feingold, G., I. Koren, H. Wang, H. Xue, and W.A. Brewer, Precipitation-generated oscillations in open cellular cloud fields, Nature, 466(7308), 849-852, doi:10.1038/nature09314, 2010.

Langford, A.O., C.J. Senff, R.J. Alvarez, II, R.M. Banta, and R.M. Hardesty, Long-range transport of ozone from the Los Angeles Basin: A case study, Geophysical Research Letters, 37(L06807), doi:10.1029/2010GL042507, 2010.

Langford, A.O., S.C. Tucker, C.J. Senff, R.M. Banta, W.A. Brewer, R.J. Alvarez, II, R.M. Hardesty, B.M. Lerner, and E.J. Williams, Convective venting and surface ozone in Houston during TexAQS 2006, Journal of Geophysical Research, 115(D16035), doi:10.1029/2009JD013301R, 2010.

Pichugina, Y.L., and R.M. Banta, Stable boundary layer depth from high-resolution measurements of the mean wind profile, Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 49(1), 20-35, doi:10.1175/2009JAMC2168.1, 2010.

Senff, C.J., R.J. Alvarez, II, R.M. Hardesty, R.M. Banta, and A.O. Langford, Airborne lidar measurements of ozone flux downwind of Houston and Dallas, Journal of Geophysical Research, 115(D20307), doi:10.1029/2009JD013689, 2010.

Tucker, S.C., R.M. Banta, A.O. Langford, C.J. Senff, W.A. Brewer, E.J. Williams, B.M. Lerner, H.D. Osthoff, and R.M. Hardesty, Relationships of coastal nocturnal boundary layer winds and turbulence to Houston ozone concentrations during TexAQS 2006, Journal of Geophysical Research, 115(D10304), doi:10.1029/2009JD013169, 2010.

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