SG Publications 2008

Journal Articles

Bardeen, C. G., O. B. Toon, E. J. Jensen, D. R. Marsh, and V. L. Harvey. 2008. Numerical simulations of the three-dimensional distribution of meteoric dust in the mesosphere and upper stratosphere. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, D17202, doi:10.1029/2007JD009515.

Brown, A. J., B. Sutter, and S. Dunagan. The MARTE Imaging Spectrometer Experiment: Design and analysis. Astrobiology in press.

Cheng, Y.-B., S. L. Ustin, D. Riaño, and V. C. Vanderbilt. 2008. Water content estimation from hyperspectral images and MODIS indexes in Southeastern Arizona. Remote Sensing of Environment , 112: 363-374.

Choi, Y., S. A. Vay, K. P. Vadrevu, A. J. Soja, J.-H. Woo, S. R. Nolf, G. W. Sachse, G. S. Diskin, D. R. Blake, N. J. Blake, H. B. Singh, M. A. Avery, A. Fried, L. Pfiser, and H. E. Fuelberg. 2008. Characteristics of the atmospheric CO 2 signal as observed over the conterminous United States during INTEX-NA. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, D07301, doi:10.1029/2007JD008899.

Coddington, O., K. S. Schmidt, P. Pilewskie, W. J. Gore, R. W. Bergstrom, M. Román, J. Redemann, P. B. Russell, J. Liu, and C. C. Schaaf. 2008. Aircraft measurements of spectral surface albedo and its consistency with ground-based and space-borne observations. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, D17209, doi:10.1029/2008JD010089.

Fried, A., J. R. Olson, J. G. Walega, J. H. Crawford, G. Chen, P. Weibring, D. Richter, C. Roller, F. Tittel, M. Porter, H. Fuelberg, J. Halland, T. H. Bertram, R. C. Cohen, K. Pickering, B. G. Heikes, J. A. Snow, H. Shen, D. W. O'Sullivan, W. H. Brune, X. Ren, D. R. Blake, N. Blake, G. Sachse, G. S. Diskin, J. Podolske, S. A. Vay, R. E. Shetter, S. R. Hall, B. E. Anderson, L. Thornhill, A. D. Clarke, C. S. McNaughton, H. B. Singh, M. A. Avery, G. Huey, S. Kim, and D. B. Millet. 2008. Role of convection in redistributing formaldehyde to the upper troposphere over North America and the North Atlantic during the summer 2004 INTEX campaign. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, D17306, doi:10.1029/2007JD009760.

Gao, R. S., S. R. Hall, W. H. Swartz, J. P. Schwarz, J. R. Spackman, L. A. Watts, D. W. Fahey, K. C. Aikin, R. E. Shetter, and T. P. Bui. 2008. Calculations of solar shortwave heating rates due to black carbon and ozone absorption using in situ measurements. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, D14203, doi:10.1029/2007JD009358.

Gu, L., P. J. Hansen, W. M. Post, D. P. Kaiser, B. Yang, R. R. Nemani, S. G. Pallardy, and T. Myers. 2008. The eastern U.S. 2007 spring freeze: Increased cold damage in a warmer world. Bioscience , 58(3): 253-262.

Hashimoto, H., J. L. Dungan, M. A. White, F. Yang, A. R. Michaelis, S. W. Running, R. Nemani. 2008. Satellite-based estimation of surface vapor pressure deficits using MODIS land surface temperature data. Remote Sensing of Environment , 112(1): 142-155

Ichii, K., M. A. White, P. Votava, A. Michaelis, and R. R. Nemani. 2008. Evaluation of snow models in terrestrial biosphere models using ground observation and satellite data: Impact on terrestrial ecosystem processes. Hydrological Processes , 22(3): 347-355.

Jensen, E. J., L. Pfister, T. V. Bui, P. Lawson, B. Baker, Q. Mo, D. Baumgardner, E. M. Weinstock, J. B. Smith, E. J. Moyer, T. F. Hanisco, D. S. Sayres, J. M. St. Clair, M. J. Alexander, O. B. Toon, and J. A. Smith. 2008. Formation of large (˜100µm) ice crystals near the tropical tropopause. Atmos. Chem. Phys. , 8, 1621-1633.

Lawson, R. P., B. Pilson, B. Baker, Q. Mo, E. Jensen, L. Pfister, and P. Bui. 2008. Aircraft measurements of microphysical properties of subvisible cirrus in the tropical tropopause layer, Atmos. Chem. Phys. , 8, 1609-1620.

Livesey, N. J., M. J. Filipiak, L. Froidevaux, W. G. Read, A. Lambert, J. H. Jiang, H. C. Pumphrey, J. W. Waters, R. E. Cofield, D. T. Cuddy, W. H. Daffer, B. J. Drouin, R. A. Fuller, R. F. Jarnot, Y. B. Jiang, B. W. Knosp, Q. B. Li, V. S. Perun, M. J. Schwartz, W. V. Snyder, P. C. Stek, R. P. Thurstans, P. A. Wagner, M. Avery, E. V. Browell, J.-P. Cammas, L. E. Christensen, G. S. Diskin, R.-S. Gao, H.-J. Jost, M. Loewennstein, J. D. Lopez, P. Nedelec, G. B. Osterman, G. W. Sachse, and C. R. Webster. 2008. Validation of Aura Microwaver Limb Sounder O 3 and CO observations in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, D15S02, doi:10.1029/2007JD008805.

Livingston, J. M., Schmid, B., Russell, P. B., Redemann, J., Podolske, J. R., Diskin, G. S., Sachse, G. W., Comparison of Water Vapor Measurements by Airborne Sun Photometer and Diode Laser Hygrometer on the NASA DC-8. JAOTech accepted Mar. 2008 .

Lopez, J. P., M. Luo, L. E. Christensen, M. Loewenstein, H. Jost, C. R. Webster, and G. Osterman. 2008. TES carbon monoxide validation during two AVE campaigns using the Argus and ALIAS instruments on NASA's WB-57F. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, D16S47, doi:10.1029/2007JD008811.

Magi, B. I., Q. Fu, J. Redemann, and B. Schmid. 2008. Using aircraft measurements to estimate the magnitude and uncertainty of the shortwave direct radiative forcing of southern African biomass burning aerosol. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, D05213, doi:10.1029/2007JD009258.

McComiskey, A., S. E. Schwartz, B. Schmid, H. Guan, E. R. Lewis, P. Ricchiazzi, and J. A. Ogren. 2008. Direct aerosol forcing: Calculation from observables and sensitivities to inputs. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, D09202, doi:10.1029/2007JD009170.

Millet, D. B., D. J. Jacob, T. G. Custer, J. A. de Gouw, A. H. Goldstein, T. Karl, H. B. Singh, B. C. Sive, R. W. Talbot, C. Warneke, and J. Williams. 2008. New constraints on terrestrial and oceanic sources of atmospheric methanol. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. , 8: 7609-7655.

Molina, L. T., S. Madronich, J. S. Gaffney, and H. B. Singh. 2008. Overview of MILAGRO/INTEX-B Campaign. IGAC News Letter , 38: 2-15.

Potter, C., S. Boriah, M. Steinbach, V. Kumar, and S. Klooster. 2008. Terrestrial vegetation dynamics and global climate controls. Clim. Dyn., 31(1): 67-78, DOI 10.1007/s00382-007-0339-5.

Potter, C., S. Boriah, M. Steinbach, V. Kumar, and S. Klooster. 2008. Terrestrial vegetation dynamics and global climate controls in North America: 2001–05. Earth Interactions , 12: 1-12.

Potter, C., P. Gross, S. Klooster, M. Fladeland, and V. Genovese. Storage of carbon in U. S. forests predicted from satellite data, ecosystem modeling, and inventory summaries, Climatic Change, in press .

Reeves, J. M., J. C. Wilson, C. A. Brock, and T. P. Bui. 2008. Comparison of aerosol extinction coefficients, surface area density, and volume density from SAGE II and in situ aircraft measurements. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, D10202, doi:10.1029/2007JD009357.

Ren, X., J. R. Olson, J. H. Crawford, W. H. Brune, J. Mao, R. B. Long, Z. Chen, G. Chen, M. A. Avery, G. W. Sachse, J. D. Barrick, G. S. Diskin, L. G. Huey, A. Fried, R. C. Cohen, B. Heikes, P. O. Wennberg, H. B. Singh, D. R. Blake, and R. E. Shetter. 2008. HO x chemistry during INTEX-A 2004: Observation, model calculation, and comparison with previous studies. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, D05310, doi:10.1029/2007JD009166.

Schwarz, J. P., J. R. Spackman, D. W. Fahey, R. S. Gao, U. Lohmann, P. Stier, L. A. Watts, D. S. Thomson, D. A. Lack, L. Pfister, M. J. Mahoney, D. Baumgardner, J. C. Wilson, and J. M. Reeves. 2008. Coatings and their enhancement of black carbon light absorption in the tropical atmosphere. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, D03203, doi:10.1029/2007JD009042.

Stoker, C. R., H. Cannon, S. Dunagan, L. G. Lemke, D. Miller, J. G. Elvira, B. Glass, K. Davis, J. Zavaleta, J. A. Manfredi, D. Fernandez, V. Parro, R. Bonaccorsi, O. P. Ballesteros, M. S. Bell, A. Brown, M. Battler, B. Chen, G. Cooper, M. Davidson, J. M. Frias, E. G. Pastor, B. Sutter, and J. Schutt. The 2005 MARTE robotic drilling experiment in Rio Tinto, Spain: Objectives, approach and results of a simulated mission to search for life in the Martian subsurface. Astrobiology in press .

Thornhill, K. L., G. Chen, J. Dibb, C. E. Jordan, A. Omar, E. L. Winstead, G. Schuster, A. Clarke, C. McNaughton, E. Scheuer, D. Blake, G. Sachse, L. G. Huey, H. B. Singh, and B. E. Anderson. 2008. The impact of local sources and long-range transport on aerosol properties over the northeast U.S. region during INTEX-NA. J. Geophys. Res. , 113, D08201, doi:10.1029/2007JD008666.

Trout, T., L. Johnson, and J. Gartung. 2008. Remote sensing of canopy cover in horticultural crops. HortScience,43(2): 333-337.

Yilmaz, M., E. Tugrul, R. Hunt, Jr., L. D. Goins, S. L. Ustin, V. C. Vanderbilt, and T. J. Jackson. 2008. Vegetation water content during SMEX04 from ground data and Landsat 5 Thematic Mapper imagery. Remote Sensing of Environment , 112: 350-362.

Zhang, L., D. J. Jacob, K. F. Boersma, D. A. Jaffe, J. R. Olson, K. W. Bowman, J. R. Worden, A. M. Thompson, M. A. Avery, R. C. Cohen, J. E. Dibb, F. M. Flocke, H. E. Fuelberg, L. G. Huey, W. W. McMillan, H. B. Singh, and A. J. Weinheimer. 2008. Transpacific transport of ozone pollution and the effect of recent Asian emission increases on air quality in North America : an integrated analysis using satellite, aircraft, ozonesonde, and surface observations. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss. , 8, 8143-8191.

Books, Book Chapters

D'Antoni, H. 2008. Arqueoecología: Sistémica y Caótica [Archeoecology: Systemic and Chaotic]. Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas.

Dungan, J. L. 2008. Geostatistics. In Encyclopedia of Geographic Information Science . Karen K. Kemp, ed. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Abstracts, Conferences, Presentations

Ambrosia, V., and F. Enomoto. 2008. NASA science serving society: UAV/Sensor mission support to the Southern California firestorms of October 2007. NASA Ames Director's Colloquium, May 15, Moffett Field , CA .

Ambrosia, V. 2008. NASA science serving society: Improving capabilities for fire characterization to effect reduction in disaster losses. International Disaster and Risk Conference, Aug. 25-29, Davos, Switzerland,

Basson, G., B. Schiffman, A. Hawk, D. Ottman, E. Lue, F. Melton, R. Nemani, C. Schmidt, and J. W. Skiles. 2008. Estimation of leaf area index (LAI) through the acquisition of ground truth data in Yosemite National Park. NASA Carbon Cycle and Ecosystems Joint Science Workshop, Apr. 28-May 2, Aldelphi, MD.

Beita, V. H., H. Vömel, J. Valverde, H. Selkirk, J. Herrera, C. K. Solano, D.? Gonzáles, ?and S. Carn. 2008. Evidence for SO 2 in the plume of Volcan Turrialba from ozonesonde measurements. AGU Joint Assembly, May 27-30, Ft. Lauderdale , FL.

Bubbenheim, D., J. Stieber, and W. Berry . 2008. A rapid bioassay to quantify environmental impact on plant growth: On a microscope slide. International Space Biology Conference: Life in Space for Life On Earth, June 23-27, Angers, France.

Chatfield, R. B. 2008. How well can UV-based methods see lower tropospheric O 3 from space, and how can we do better? A statistical study. Geo-CAPE : Geostationary Coastal and Air Pollution Events Science Definition Planning Workshop, August 18-20, Chapel Hill , NC .

Chatfield, R. B. 2008. TIMS description and re-configuration for OCO/GOSAT validation. CEOS/WGCV/ACSG, May 14, 2008, Pasadena, CA.

Chatfield, R., ?M. Schoeberl, I. Stajner, K. Wargan, S. Oltmans, and A. Thompson. 2008. Evaluation of lower tropospheric ozone estimates based on OMI and MLS for pollution studies and a California example. AGU Joint Assembly, May 27-30, Ft. Lauderdale , FL.

Dungan, J. L., W. Wang, A. Michaelis, and R. Nemani. 2008. Structural uncertainty arising from ensembles of carbon models. NASA Carbon Cycle and Ecosystems Joint Science Workshop, Apr. 28-May 2, Aldelphi, MD.

Geller, G. N., R. Nemani, and S. Nativi. 2008. Ecological Model Web: New answers from networks of existing models. NASA Carbon Cycle and Ecosystems Joint Science Workshop, Apr. 28-May 2, Aldelphi, MD.

Guild, L. 2008. Coral reef ecosystem assessment using NASA airborne AVIRIS and DCS imagery. Ocean Sciences Meeting ( AGU /ASLO/ TOS ), Mar. 3-7, Orlando , FL.

Guild, L. 2008. Coral reef bleaching and threats to biodiversity in Puerto Rico. NASA Carbon Cycle and Ecosystems Joint Science Workshop, Apr. 28-May 2, Aldelphi, MD.

Guild, L., B. Lobitz, R. Armstrong, F. Gilbes, A. Gleason, J. Goodman, E. Hochberg, M. Monaco, R. Berthold, and J. Kerr. 2008. Coral reef ecosystem assessment using NASA airborne AVIRIS and DCS imagery. Ocean Sciences Meeting Abstracts (online), Mar. 2-7, Orlando, FL.

Jensen, E., D. Murphy, and L. Pfister. 2008. Ice concentrations and extinctions in tropical tropopause layer thin cirrus? AU. AGU Joint Assembly, May 27-30, Ft. Lauderdale , FL.

Jensen, E., L. Pfister, and D. Murphy. 2008. Ice Concentrations and Extinctions in Tropical Tropopause Layer Thin Cirrus. Stratospheric processes and their role in climate (SPARC), 4th General Assembly, Aug. 31-Sept. 5, Bologna, Italy.

Lopez, J., L. Iraci, A. Warnock, H. Guan, R. Esswein, A. Omar, and M. Luo. 2008. Multi-Instrument study of effects of Boreal Forest fires on the global upper troposphere and lower stratosphere. AGU Joint Assembly, May 27-30, Ft. Lauderdale , FL.

Melton, F. 2008. Monitoring and modeling environmental conditions with the NASA terrestrial observation and prediction system. Mosquito and Vector Control Association of California, Jan. 15, Palm Springs, CA.

Melton, F., R. Nemani, S. Hiatt, H. Hashimoto, M. Andrew, M. Cristina, and W. Weile. 2008. Applications of remote sensing and ecosystem modeling for monitoring and management of U.S. National Parks. NASA Carbon Cycle and Ecosystems Joint Science Workshop, Apr. 28-May 2, Aldelphi, MD.

Morris, R. M., and J. L. Dungan. 2008. Harnessing the sensor web through model-based observation. Proceedings, IEEE Aerospace Conference, Mar. 3-10, Big Sky, MT.

Pfister, L., and E. Jensen. 2008. Simulations of clouds and water vapor in the tropical tropopause layer. Stratospheric processes and their role in climate (SPARC), 4th General Assembly, Aug. 31-Sept. 5, Bologna, Italy.

Pfister, L., M. ?McGill, J. ?Hair, E. ?Jensen, and H. B. ?Selkirk. 2008. Convective history of thin cirrus clouds observed during TC4. AGU Joint Assembly, May 27-30, Ft. Lauderdale , FL.

Redemann, Jens. 2008. (Invited) A-Train measurements of aerosol fine mode fraction: Assessment of past performance and future possibilities. AGU Joint Meeting, May 27-30, Ft. Lauderdale , FL.

Redemann, J., J. Livingston, Q. Zhang, P. Russell, and T. Anderson. 2008. A-train measurements of aerosol fine mode fraction: Assessment of past performance and future possibilities. AGU Joint Assembly, May 27-30, Ft. Lauderdale , FL.

Rothschild, L. 2008. Life in Extreme Environments: Sunburn, sex and life in the universe. NASA Ames Research Center Director's Colloquium, July 8, Moffett Field , CA .

Russell, P. B. 2008. (Invited) Aircraft coordination for interdisciplinary science. ARCTAS Science Team Meeting, Jan. 8-10, Lanham-Seabrook , MD.

Russell, P. B. 2008. (Invited) NASA P-3B in ARCTAS: Science goals, payload and flight plans. ARCTAS Science Team Meeting, Jan. 8-10, 2008 , Lanham-Seabrook , MD.

Russell, P. B. 2008. ARCTAS in relation to ISDAC (Indirect and Semi-Direct Aerosol Campaign). DoE's Indirect and Semi-Direct Aerosol Campaign (ISDAC) Science Team Meeting, Feb. 28, Ottawa, ON.

Russell, P. B. 2008. (Invited) Narrowing the uncertainty in aerosol radiative forcing by combining suborbital and satellite measurements in interagency/international field programs. DoE's Atmospheric Science Program Annual Science Team Meeting, Feb. 25, Annapolis MD.

Selkirk, H. B., M. J. Alexander, L. Pfister, H. ? Vömel, and J. ?Valverde. 2008. Convectively-forced wave motions in the tropical tropopause layer deduced from balloonsonde and HIRDLS observations. AGU Joint Meeting, May 27-30, Ft. Lauderdale , FL.

Shupe, J. 2008. Enhancing Stream Forecast Modeling in California Mountain Watersheds. Western Snow Conference, Apr. 14-17, Hood River , OR .

Singh, H. 2008. Integrated science campaigns that investigate the interaction of pollution, chemistry and climate. Climate Change: How Do We Know What We Know? Apr. 24-26, Berkeley , CA .

Spackman, R., J. P. Schwarz, R. S. Gao, L. A. Watts, D.W. Fahey, L. Pfister, and P. Bui . 2008. Long-range transport of black carbon in the tropical tropopause layer. Stratospheric processes and their role in climate (SPARC), 4th General Assembly, Aug. 31-Sept. 5, Bologna, Italy.

Sullivan, D. 2008. (Invited) NASA capabilities in response to the 2007 Southern California fire siege. GEOSS Task DA 07-04 Sensor Web Workshop, May 15-16, Geneva , Switzerland .

Van Wyngarden, A. L., and L. T. Iraci. 2008. Organic chemistry in atmospheric particles: Implications for climate change. American Chemical Society 236th National Meeting & Exposition, Aug. 17-21, Philadelphia , PA.

Van Wyngarden, A. L., R. R. Rebecca, and L. T. Iraci. 2008. Changes in the chemical speciation of methylglyoxal in atmospheric aerosols during cloud cycling: Kinetic vs. equilibrium control. The 235 th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Apr. 6-10, New Orleans , LA.