Refereed Publications


Núñez Ocasio KM, A Brammer, JL Evans, GS Young, and ZL Moon (2021). Favorable Monsoon Environment over Eastern Africa for Subsequent Tropical Cyclogenesis of African Easterly Waves. Journal of the Atmospheric Science 78(9), 2911-2925, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-20-0339.1.

Carroll, B; B. Demoz, D. Turner, R. Delgado (2021): Lidar observations of a mesoscale moisture transport event impacting convection and comparison to the Rapid Refresh models. Monthly Weather Review (Impact Factor: 3.435 – 2019).

Creamean, J. M., Ceniceros, J. E., Newman, L., Pace, A. D., Hill, T. C., DeMott, P. J. and Rhodes, M. E., 2021. Evaluating the potential for Haloarchaea to serve as ice nucleating particles. Biogeosciences, 18(12), pp.3751-3762.

Green, A., Gopalakrishnan, S.G., Alaka, G.J. and Chiao, S., 2021. Understanding the Role of Mean and Eddy Momentum Transport in the Rapid Intensification of Hurricane Irma (2017) and Hurricane Michael (2018). Atmosphere, 12(4), p.492.

Kholodovsky, V. and Liang, X.Z., 2021. A generalized Spatio-Temporal Threshold Clustering method for identification of extreme event patterns. Advances in Statistical Climatology, Meteorology and Oceanography, 7(1), pp.35-52.

Tangborn,A., Belay Demoz, Brian J. Carroll, Joseph Santanello, and Jeffrey L. Anderson Assimilation of lidar planetary boundary layer height observations Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14, 1099–1110, 2021

Patel, Mohin, Sen Chiao, and Qian Tan. 2021. “An Observational Study of Aerosols and Tropical Cyclones over the Eastern Atlantic Ocean Basin for Recent Hurricane Seasons” Atmosphere 12, no. 8: 1036.


Bingkun Luo, Peter J. Minnett, Malgorzata Szczodrak, Nicholas R. Nalli, and Vernon R. Morris Accuracy assessment of MERRA-2 and ERA-Interim temperature and humidity profiles over the Atlantic Ocean using AEROSE observations (2020).  J. Clim. , 33, 6889–6909,

Butterworth, B., A. Desai, …, L. White, and co-authors, 2020: Connecting land-atmosphere interactions to surface heterogeneity in CHEESEHEAD19. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc.,. DOI 10.1175/BAMS-D-19-0346.1

Caicedo, V., R. Delgado, R. Sakai, T. Knepp, D. Williams, K. Cavender, B. Lefer, and J. Szykman (2020). An automated common algorithm for planetary boundary layer retrievals using aerosol lidars in support of the U.S. EPA Photochemical Assessment Monitoring Stations Program. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., doi:

Carroll, B; B. Demoz, D. Turner, R. Delgado (2020): Lidar observations of a mesoscale moisture transport event impacting convection and comparison to the Rapid Refresh models. Monthly Weather Review. In Press.

Karle, N. N., S. Mahmud., R. K. Sakai, R. M. Fitzgerald, V. R. Morris, W. R. Stockwell. (2020). Investigation of the Successive Ozone Episodes in the El Paso–Juarez Region in the Summer of 2017. Atmosphere, 11, 532.

Li, Y., Tong, D. Q., Ngan, F., Cohen, M. D., Stein, A. F., Kondragunta, S., Zhang, X., Ichoku, C., Hyer, E. J. and Kahn, R. A. (2020), Ensemble PM2.5 Forecasting during the 2018 Camp Fire Event Using the HYSPLIT Transport and Dispersion Model. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 125(e2020JD032768)

Lopez-Coto, I., M. Hicks, A. Karion, R. K. Sakai, B. Demoz, K. Prasad, and J. Whetstone (2020). Assessment of Planetary Boundary Layer parametrizations and urban heat island comparison: Impacts and implications for tracer transport. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., doi:

Mahmud, S., N. N. Karle, R. M. Fitzgerald, D. Lu, N. Nalli, W. R. Stockwell (2020). “Intercomparison of Sonde, WRF/CAMx and Satellite Sounder Profile Data for the Paso Del Norte Region”, Aerosol Science and Engineering. Accepted for publication.

Polanco, J., M. Ramos, R. M. Fitzgerald, W. R. Stockwell (2020). “An Improved Method for Optical Characterization of Mineral Dust and Soot Particles in the El Paso-Juárez Airshed”, Atmosphere, 11, 866; doi:10.3390/atmos11080866.

Sanders, S., T. Adams, and E. Joseph (2020).  “Severe Weather Forecasts and Public Perceptions: An Analysis of the 2011 Super Outbreak in Tuscaloosa, Alabama,” Weather, Climate, and Society , 12, 473; doi: 10.1175/WCAS-D-18-0090.1

Tangborn, A., B. Demoz, B. Carroll , J. Santanello and J.  Anderson (2020): Assimilation of lidar planetary boundary layer height observations. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, In Press.

Waters, S.M., Purdue, S.K., DeLeon, N., Armstrong, R.A., and Detres, Y. 2020.  Metagenomic Investigation of African Dust Events in the Caribbean. FEMS Microbiology Letters. DOI: 10.1093/femsle/fnaa051

White, L., 2020: “Use of Mobile Measurements to Investigate Frontal Structures in Mississippi”, J. Miss. Acad. Sci., 65, 170-182.

White, L. and D. Lu, 2020: “Multi-Scale Transects of Three North American Drylines”, Atmosphere11, 854, doi:10.3390/atmos11080854.

Yin, B., Min, Q., Morgan, E., Yang, Y., Marshak, A., and Davis, A. B.: Cloud top pressure retrieval with DSCOVR-EPIC oxygen A and B bands observation, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss.,, 2020.