TRMM Refereed Publications

Olson, W. S., C. D. Kummerow, G. M. Heymsfield, and L. Giglio, : A Method for Combined Passive–Active Microwave Retrievals of Cloud and Precipitation Profiles. J. Appl. Meteor., 35(10), 1763–1789, doi:10.1175/1520-0450(1996)0352.0.CO;2.
Olson, W. S., C. D. Kummerow, Y. Hong, and W.-K. Tao, : Atmospheric Latent Heating Distributions in the Tropics Derived from Satellite Passive Microwave Radiometer Measurements. J. Appl. Meteor., 38(6), 633–664, doi:10.1175/1520-0450(1999)0382.0.CO;2.
Pal, P. K., W. J, Prakash, P. K. Thapliyal, and C. M. Kishtawa, : A technique of rainfall assimilation for dynamic extended range monsoon prediction. Meteor. Atmos. Physics, 71(3-4), 157–168, doi:10.1007/s007030050053.
Panegrossi, G., S. Dietrich, F. S. Marzano, A. Mugnai, E. A. Smith, X. Xiang, G. J. Tripoli, P. K. Wang, and J. P. V. Poiares Baptista, : Use of Cloud Model Microphysics for Passive Microwave-Based Precipitation Retrieval: Significance of Consistency between Model and Measurement Manifolds. J. Atmos. Sci., 55(9), 1644–1673, doi:10.1175/1520-0469(1998)0552.0.CO;2.
Parekh, A., R. Sharma, and A. Sarkar, : A Comparative Assessment of Surface Wind Speed and Sea Surface Temperature over the Indian Ocean by TMI, MSMR, and ERA-40. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 24(6), 1131–1142, doi:10.1175/JTECH2021.1.
Petersen, W. A., J. H. Christian, and S. Rutledge , : TRMM observations of the global relationship between ice water content and lightning. Geophys. Res. Letts., 32(14), L14819, doi:10.1029/2005GL023236.
Petersen, W. A., S. A. Rutledge, and R. E. Orville, : Cloud-to-Ground Lightning Observations from TOGA COARE: Selected Results and Lightning Location Algorithms. Mon. Wea. Rev., 124(4), 602–620, doi:10.1175/1520-0493(1996)1242.0.CO;2.
Petersen, W. A., S. W. Nesbitt, R. J. Blakeslee, R. Cifelli, P. Hein, and S. A. Rutledge, : TRMM Observations of Intraseasonal Variability in Convective Regimes over the Amazon. J. Climate, 15(11), 1278–1294, doi:10.1175/1520-0442(2002)0152.0.CO;2.
Petty, G. W., : Prevalence of Precipitation from Warm-Topped Clouds over Eastern Asia and the Western Pacific. J. Climate, 12(1), 220–229, doi:10.1175/1520-0442-12.1.220.
Petty, G. W., : Frequencies and Characteristics of Global Oceanic Precipitation from Shipboard Present-Weather Reports. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 76, 1593-1716, doi:10.1175/1520-0477(1995)0762.0.CO;2.
Petty, G. W., and K. B. Katsaros, : Precipitation Observed over the South China Sea by the Nimbus-7 Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer during Winter MONEX. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 29, 273-287, doi:10.1175/1520-0450(1990)0292.0.CO;2.
Petty, G. W., and K. B. Katsaros, : Nimbus-7 SMMR Precipitation Observations Calibrated against Surface Radar during TAMEX. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 31, 489-505, doi:10.1175/1520-0450(1992)0312.0.CO;2.
Pickart, R. S., N. G. Hogg, and W. M. Methie, Jr., : Determining the Strength of the Deep Western Boundary Current Using the Chlorofluoromethane Ratio. J. Phys. Oceanogr., 19, 940-951, doi:.
Polyak, I., and G. North, : The Second-Moment Climatology of the GATE Rain Rate Data. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 76, 535-654, doi:10.1175/1520-0477(1995)0762.0.CO;2.
Polyak, I., G. R. North, and J. B. Valdes, : Multivariate Space-Time Analysis of PRE-STORM Precipitation. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 33, 1079-1087, doi:10.1175/1520-0450(1994)0332.0.CO;2.
Prabhakara C., R. Iacovazzi, J. A. Weinman, and G. Dalu, : A TRMM microwave radiometer rain rates estimation method with convective and stratiform discrimination. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 78(3), 241-258, doi:10.2151/jmsj1965.78.3_241.
Prabhakara, C., G. Dalu, G. L. Liberti, J. J. Nucciarone, and R. Suhasini, : Rainfall Estimation over Oceans from SMMR and SSM/I Microwave Data. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 31, 532-552, doi:10.1175/1520-0450(1992)0312.0.CO;2.
Prabhakara, C., R. Iacovazzi, R. Oki, and J. A. Weinman, : A microwave radiometer rain retrieval method applicable to land areas. J. Meteor. Soc. of Japan, 77(4), 859-871, doi:10.2151/jmsj1965.77.4_859.
Prabhakara, C., R. Meneghini, D. A. Short, J. A. Weinman, R. Iacovazzi, R. Oki, and M. Cadeddu, : A TRMM Microwave radiometer rain retrieval method based on fractional rain area. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 76(5), 765-781, doi:10.2151/jmsj1965.76.5_765.
Priestley, K. J., B. R. Barkstrom, R. B. Lee III, R. N. Green, S. Thomas, R. S. Wilson, P. L. Spence, J. Paden, D. K. Pandey, and A. Al-Hajjah, : Postlaunch Radiometric Validation of the Clouds and the Earth’s Radiant Energy System (CERES) Proto-Flight Model on the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) Spacecraft through 1999. J. Appl. Meteor., 39(12), 2249–2258, doi:10.1175/1520-0450(2001)0402.0.CO;2.