Publications

2017

Lenaerts, J. T. M., K. van Tricht, S. Lhermitte, and T. S. L'Ecuyer, 2017: Polar clouds and radiation in satellite observations, reanalyses, and climate models. Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, doi:10.1002/2016GL072242 [Download]
Palerme, C., C. Claud, A. Dufour, C. Genthon, N. B. Wood, T. L'Ecuyer, 2017: Evaluation of Antarctic snowfall in global meteorological reanalyses. Atmospheric Research, 190, 104-112 [Download]
Smalley, M., P.-E. Kirstetter, and T. L'Ecuyer, 2017: How frequent is precipitation over the contiguous United States? Perspectives from ground-based and space-borne radars. J. Hydro., 18, 1657-1672 doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-16-0242.1 [Download]
Johansson, E., A. Devasthale, M. Tjernstrom, A. M. L. Ekman, and T. L'Ecuyer, 2017: Response of the lower troposphere to moisture intrusions into the Arctic. Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 2527-2536, doi:10.1002/2017GL072687 [Download]
Stephens, G. L., D. Winker, J. Pelon, C. Trepte, D. Vane, C. Yuhas, T. L'Ecuyer, and M. Lebsock, 2017: CloudSat and CALIPSO within the A-Train: Ten years of actively observing the Earth system. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., In Press, doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0324.1 [Download]
Ham, S.-H., S. Kato, F. G. Rose, D. Winker, T. L'Ecuyer, G. G. Mace, D. Painemal, S. Sun-Mack, Y. Chen, and W. F. Miller, 2017: Cloud occurrences and cloud radiative effects (CREs) from CERES-CALIPSO-CloudSat-MODIS (CCCM) and CloudSat radar-lidar (RL) products. J. Geophys. Res., 122, 8852-8884 doi: doi:10.1002/2017JD026725 [Download]
Holloway, C. E., A. A. Wing, S. Bony, C. Muller, H. Masunaga, T. S. L'Ecuyer, D. D. Turner, and P. Zuidema, 2017: Observing Convective Aggregation. Surv. Geophys., , doi: 10.1007/s10712-017-9419-1 [Download]
Cooper, S. J., N. B. Wood, and T. S. L'Ecuyer, 2017: A variational technique to estimate snowfall rate from coincident radar, snowflake, and fall-speed observations. Atmos. Meas. Tech., 10, 2557-2571 doi: 10.5194/amt-10-2557-2017 [Download]
Twohy, C. H., B. E. Anderson, R. A. Ferrare, K. E. Sauter, T. S. L'Ecuyer, S. C. van den Heever, A. J. Heymsfield, S. Ismail, and G. S. Diskin, 2017: Saharan dust, convective lofting, aerosol enhancement zones, and potential impacts on ice nucleation in the tropical upper troposphere. J. Geophys. Res., 122, 8833-8851 doi: doi:10.1002/ 2017JD026933 [Download]
Norin, L., A. Devasthale, and T. S. L'Ecuyer, 2017: The sensitivity of snowfall to weather states over Sweden. Atmos. Meas. Tech., 10, 3249-3263 doi: 10.5194/amt-10-3249-2017 [Download]
Nuijens, L., K. Emanuel, H. Masunaga, and T. L'Ecuyer, 2017: Implications of warm rain in shallow cumulus and congestus clouds for large-scale circulations. Surv. Geophys., , doi: 10.1007/s10712-017-9429-z [Download]

2016

Wong, S., A. D. Del Genio, T. Wang, B. Kahn, E. J. Fetzer, and T. S. L'Ecuyer, 2016: Responses of Tropical Ocean Clouds to the Large-scale Dynamical Circulation: Atmospheric Water Budget-Related Phase Space and Dynamical Regimes. J. Climate, Submitted, [Download]
Van Tricht, K., S. Lhermitte, J. T. M Lenaerts, I. V. Gorodetskaya, T. L'Ecuyer, B. Noel, M. R. van den Broeke, D. D. Turner, and N. P. M. van Lipzig, 2016: Clouds enhance Greenland ice sheet meltwater runoff. Nature Communications, 7, [Download]
Kulie, M. S., L. Milani, N. B. Wood, S. A. Tushaus, and T. S. L'Ecuyer, 2016: A Shallow Snowfall Census Using Spaceborne Radar. J. Hydro., 17, 1261-1279 [Download]
Christensen, M. W., A. Behrangi, T. L'Ecuyer, N. B. Wood, M. D. Lebsock, and G. L. Stephens, 2016: Arctic Observation and Reanalysis Integrated System: A New Data Product for Validation and Climate Study. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 97, 907-915 [Download]
Nelson, E. L., T. S. L'Ecuyer, S. M. Saleeby, W. Berg, S. Herbener, and S. C. van den Heever, 2016: Toward an Algorithm for Estimating Latent Heat Release in Warm Rain Systems. J. Atmos. Ocn. Tech., 33, 1309-1329 doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-15-0205.1 [Download]
J.-L. F. Li, Wei-Liang Lee, Duane Waliser, Yi-Hui Wang, Jia-Yuh Yu, Xianan Jiang, Tristan L’Ecuyer, Yi-Chun Chen, Terry Kubar, Eric Fetzer, and M. Mahakur, 2016: Considering the radiative effects of snow on tropical Pacific Ocean radiative heating profiles in contemporary GCMs using A-Train observations. J. Geophys. Res., 121, [Download]
Kay, J. E., T. L'Ecuyer, H. Chepfer, N. Loeb, A. Morrison, and G. Cesana, 2016: Recent Advances in Arctic Cloud and Climate Research. Curr Clim Change Rep, 2, 159-169 [Download]

2015

Saleeby, S. M., S. Herbener, S. D. van den Heever, T. S. L'Ecuyer, and W. Berg, 2015: Impacts of cloud nucleating aerosols on shallow tropical convection. J. Atmos. Sci., 72, 1369-1385 [Download]
Matus, A., T. S. L'Ecuyer, J. E. Kay, J.-F. Lamarque, and C. Hannay, 2015: The Role of Clouds in Modulating Global Aerosol Direct Radiative Effects in Spaceborne Active Observations and the Community Earth System Model. J. Climate, 28, 2986-3003 [Download]

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