GPM Refereed Publications

Woodhams, B. J., C. E. Birch, J. H. Marsham, C. L. Bain, N. M. Roberts, and D. F. A. Boyd, : What Is the Added Value of a Convection-Permitting Model for Forecasting Extreme Rainfall over Tropical East Africa?. Mon. Wea. Rev., 146(9), 2757–2780, doi:10.1175/MWR-D-17-0396.1.
Woodhams, B. J., C. E. Birch, J. H. Marsham, T. P. Lane, C. L. Bain, and S. Webster, : Identifying Key Controls on Storm Formation over the Lake Victoria Basin. Mon. Wea. Rev., 147(9), 3365–3390, doi:10.1175/MWR-D-19-0069.1.
Worku, L. Y., A. Mekonnen, and C. J. Schreck, : Diurnal cycle of rainfall and convection over the Maritime Continent using TRMM and ISCCP. Int'l. J. Climatol., 39, 5191–5200, doi:10.1002/joc.6121.
Wright, D. B., D. B. Kirschbaum, and S. Yatheendradas, : Satellite Precipitation Characterization, Error Modeling, and Error Correction Using Censored Shifted Gamma Distributions. J. Hydrometeor., 18, 2801–2815, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-17-0060.1.
Wu, D., C. Peters-Lidard, W.-K. Tao, and W. Petersen, : Evaluation of NU-WRF Rainfall Forecasts for IFloodS. J. Hydrometeor., 17, 1317-1335, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-15-0134.1.
Wu, H., R. F. Adler, Y. Tian, G. Gu, and G. J. Huffman, : Evaluation of Quantitative Precipitation Estimations through Hydrological Modeling in IFloodS River Basins. J. Hydrometeor., 18, 529-553, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-15-0149.1.
Wu, H., R. F. Adler, Y. Tian, G. J. Huffman, H. Li, and J. Wang, : Real-time global flood estimation using satellite-based precipitation and a coupled land surface and routing model. Water Resour. Res., 50, 2693-2717, doi:10.1002/2013WR014710.
Wu, H.-T. J., and W. K. M. Lau, : Detecting climate signals in precipitation extremes from TRMM (1998– 2013): Increasing contrast between wet and dry extremes during the “global warming hiatus”. Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 1340-1348, doi:10.1002/2015GL067371.
Wu, T.-C. and M. Zupanski, : Assimilating GPM hydrometeor retrievals in HWRF: choice of observation operators. Atmos. Sci. Let., 18, 238–245, doi:10.1002/asl.748.
Wu, T.-C., M. Zupanski, L Grasso, P Brown, Kummerow, and J. Knaff, : The GSI capability to assimilate TRMM and GPM hydrometeor retrievals in HWRF. Quart. J. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 142, 2768–2787, doi:DOI: 10.1002/qj.2867.
Wu, W., and G. M. McFarquhar, : On the impacts of different definitions of maximum dimension for non-spherical particles recorded by 2D imaging probes. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 33, 1057–1072, doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-15-0177.1.
Xie, S., Y. Zhang, S. E. Giangrande, M. P. Jensen, R. McCoy, and M. Zhang, : Interactions between cumulus convection and its environment as revealed by the MC3E sounding array. J. Geophys. Res., 119, 11,784-11,808, doi:10.1002/2014JD022011.
Xu, B., P. Xie, M. Xu, L. Jiang, C. Shi, and R. You, : A Validation of Passive Microwave Rain-Rate Retrievals from the Chinese FengYun-3B Satellite. J. Hydrometeor., 16, 1886-1905, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-14-0143.1.
Xu, W. and S. A. Rutledge, : Time Scales of Shallow-to-Deep Convective Transition Associated with the Onset of Madden-Julian Oscillations. Geophys. Res. Letts., 43, 2880–2888, doi:10.1002/2016GL068269.
Xu, W. and S. A. Rutledge, : Convective Variability Associated with the Boreal Summer Intraseasonal Oscillation in the South China Sea Region. J. Climate, 31, 7363-7383, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0091.1 .
Xu, W., S. A. Rutledge, W. Zhang, : Relationships between Total Lightning, Deep Convection, and Tropical Cyclone Intensity Change. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 22, 7047-7063, doi:10.1002/2017JD027072.
Yamaji, M., T. Kubota, H. G. Takahashi, A. Hamada, Y. N. Takayabu, et al., : Drop size distribution observed by dual-frequency precipitation radar onboard global precipitation measurement core satellite. SPIE Asia-Pacific Remote Sensing, 10782, , doi:10.1117/12.2324640.
Yamamoto, M. K. and S. Shige, : Implementation of an orographic/nonorographic rainfall classification scheme in the GSMaP algorithm for microwave radiometers. Atmos. Res., 163, 36-47, doi:10.1016/j.atmosres.2014.07.024.
Yamamoto, M. K., I. Tanaka, and S. Shige, : Improvement of the rain/no-rain classification method for microwave radiometers over the Tibetan plateau. IEEE Geosci. Remote Sens. Lett., 14, 626-630, doi:10.1109/LGRS.2017.2666814.
Yamamoto, M. K., S. Shige, C.-K. Yu, and L.-W. Chen, : Further improvement of the heavy orographic rainfall retrievals in the GSMaP algorithm for microwave radiometers. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 56, 2607-2619, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-16-0332.1.