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Dr. William Smith, Clouds Working Group Chair



2018
  • Kato, Seiji; Rose, Fred G.; Rutan, David A.; Thorsen, Tyler J.; Loeb, Norman G.; Doelling, David R.;
    Huang, Xianglei; Smith, William L.; Su, Wenying; Ham, Seung Hee (2018)
    Surface Irradiances of Edition 4.0 Clouds and the Earth’s Radiant Energy System (CERES) Energy Balanced and Filled (EBAF) Data Product
    Journal of Climate, 31(11), 4501–4527.
    https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0523.1 link to external site
     
  • Loeb, Norman G.; Yang, Ping; Rose, Fred G.; Hong, Gang; Sun-Mack, Sunny; Minnis, Patrick; Kato, Seiji;
    Ham, Seung-Hee; Smith, William L.; Hioki, Souichiro; Tang, Guanglin (2018)
    Impact of Ice Cloud Microphysics on Satellite Cloud Retrievals and Broadband Flux Radiative Transfer Model Calculations
    Journal of Climate, 31(5), 1851–1864.
    https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0426.1 link to external site
     
  • Sun-Mack, S.; Minnis, P.; Chen, Y.; Doelling, D. R.; Scarino, B. R.; Haney, C. O.; Smith, W. L. (2018)
    Calibration Changes to Terra MODIS Collection-5 Radiances for CERES Edition 4 Cloud Retrievals
    IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 1-17.
    https://doi.org/10.1109/TGRS.2018.2829902 link to external site
     
  • Tian, Jingjing; Dong, Xiquan; Xi, Baike; Minnis, Patrick; Smith, William L.; Sun-Mack, Sunny;
    Thieman, Mandana; Wang, Jingyu (2018)
    Comparisons of Ice Water Path in Deep Convective Systems Among Ground-Based, GOES, and CERES-MODIS Retrievals
    Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 123(3), 1708-1723.
    https://doi.org/10.1002/2017JD027498 link to external site
     
2017
  • Smith, William L.; Hansen, Christy; Bucholtz, Anthony; Anderson, Bruce E.; Beckley, Matthew;
    Corbett, Joseph G.; Cullather, Richard I.; Hines, Keith M.; Hofton, Michelle; Kato, Seiji; Lubin, Dan; Moore, Richard H.; Segal Rosenhaimer, Michal; Redemann, Jens; Schmidt, Sebastian; Scott, Ryan; Song, Shi; Barrick, John D.; Blair, J. Bryan; Bromwich, David H.; Brooks, Colleen; Chen, Gao; Cornejo, Helen; Corr, Chelsea A.; Ham, Seung-Hee; Kittelman, A. Scott; Knappmiller, Scott; LeBlanc, Samuel; Loeb, N (2017)
    Arctic Radiation-IceBridge Sea and Ice Experiment: The Arctic Radiant Energy System during the Critical Seasonal Ice Transition
    Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 98(7), 1399-1426.
    https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-14-00277.1 link to external site
     
2016
  • Minnis, Patrick; Hong, Gang; Sun-Mack, Szedung; Smith, William L.; Chen, Yan; Miller, Steven D. (2016)
    Estimating Nocturnal Opaque Ice Cloud Optical Depth from MODIS Multispectral Infrared Radiances Using a Neural Network Method
    Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 121(9), 4907–4932.
    https://doi.org/10.1002/2015JD024456 link to external site
     
  • Zhou, D.K.; Liu, X.; Larar, A.M.; Tian, J.; Smith, W.L.; Kizer, S.H.; Wu, W.; Liu, Q.; Goldberg, M.D. (2016)
    First Suomi NPP Cal/Val Campaign: Intercomparison of Satellite and Aircraft Sounding Retrievals
    IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 9(9), 4037 - 4046.
    https://doi.org/10.1109/JSTARS.2016.2516765 link to external site
     
2012
  • Smith, William L.; Minnis, Patrick; Fleeger, Cecilia; Spangenberg, Douglas; Palikonda, Rabindra; Nguyen, Louis (2012)
    Determining the Flight Icing Threat to Aircraft with Single-Layer Cloud Parameters Derived from Operational Satellite Data
    Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 51(10), 1794-1810.
    https://doi.org/10.1175/JAMC-D-12-057.1 link to external site
     
2011
  • Minnis, P.; Sun-Mack, Szedung; Chen, Yan; Khaiyer, M.M.; Yi, Yuhong; Ayers, J.K.; Brown, R.R.;
    Dong, Xiquan; Gibson, S.C.; Heck, P.W.; Lin, Bing; Nordeen, M.L.; Nguyen, L.; Palikonda, R.; Smith, W.L.; Spangenberg, D.A.; Trepte, Q.Z.; Xi, Baike (2011)
    CERES Edition-2 Cloud Property Retrievals Using TRMM VIRS and Terra and Aqua MODIS Data #x2014;Part II: Examples of Average Results and Comparisons With Other Data
    IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 49(11), 4401-4430.
    https://doi.org/10.1109/TGRS.2011.2144602 link to external site
     
  • Minnis, P.; Sun-Mack, Szedung; Young, D.F.; Heck, P.W.; Garber, D.P.; Chen, Yan; Spangenberg, D.A.;
    Arduini, R.F.; Trepte, Q.Z.; Smith, W.L.; Ayers, J.K.; Gibson, S.C.; Miller, W.F.; Hong, G.; Chakrapani, V.; Takano, Y.; Liou, Kuo-Nan; Xie, Yu; Yang, Ping (2011)
    CERES Edition-2 Cloud Property Retrievals Using TRMM VIRS and Terra and Aqua MODIS Data #x2014;Part I: Algorithms
    IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 49(11), 4374-4400.
    https://doi.org/10.1109/TGRS.2011.2144601 link to external site
     
2010
  • Chang, Fu-Lung; Minnis, Patrick; Ayers, J. Kirk; McGill, Matthew J.; Palikonda, Rabindra; Spangenberg, Douglas A.;
    Smith, William L.; Yost, Christopher R. (2010)
    Evaluation of satellite-based upper troposphere cloud top height retrievals in multilayer cloud conditions during TC4
    Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 115(D10), D00J05.
    https://doi.org/10.1029/2009JD013305 link to external site
     
2007
  • Wang, D.; Minnis, P.; Charlock, T. P.; Zhou, D. K.; Rose, F. G.; Smith, W. L.; Jr, W. L. Smith; Nguyen, L. (2007)
    Real-time mesoscale forecast support during the CLAMS field campaign
    Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 24(4), 599-605.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s00376-007-0599-3 link to external site
     
2006
  • Rutledge, Charles K.; Schuster, Gregory L.; Charlock, Thomas P.; Denn, Frederick M.; Smith, William L.;
    Fabbri, Bryan E.; Madigan, James J.; Knapp, Robert J. (2006)
    Offshore Radiation Observations for Climate Research at the CERES Ocean Validation Experiment: A New “Laboratory” for Retrieval Algorithm Testing
    Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 87(9), 1211-1222.
    https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-87-9-1211 link to external site
     
2005
  • Redemann, J.; Schmid, B.; Eilers, J. A.; Kahn, R.; Levy, R. C.; Russell, P. B.; Livingston, J. M.;
    Hobbs, P. V.; Smith, W. L.; Holben, B. N. (2005)
    Suborbital Measurements of Spectral Aerosol Optical Depth and Its Variability at Subsatellite Grid Scales in Support of CLAMS 2001
    Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 62(4), 993-1007.
    https://doi.org/10.1175/JAS3387.1 link to external site
     
  • Smith, W. L.; Charlock, T. P.; Kahn, R.; Martins, J. V.; Remer, L. A.; Hobbs, P. V.; Redemann, J.; Rutledge, C. K. (2005)
    EOS Terra Aerosol and Radiative Flux Validation: An Overview of the Chesapeake Lighthouse and Aircraft Measurements for Satellites (CLAMS) Experiment
    Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 62(4), 903-918.
    https://doi.org/10.1175/JAS3398.1 link to external site
     
2004
  • Jin, Zhonghai; Charlock, Thomas P.; Smith, William L.; Rutledge, Ken (2004)
    A parameterization of ocean surface albedo
    Geophysical Research Letters, 31(22), L22301.
    https://doi.org/10.1029/2004GL021180 link to external site
     
2002
  • Dong, Xiquan; Mace, Gerald G.; Minnis, Patrick; Smith, William L.; Poellot, Michael; Marchand, Roger T.; Rapp, Anita D. (2002)
    Comparison of Stratus Cloud Properties Deduced from Surface, GOES, and Aircraft Data during the March 2000 ARM Cloud IOP
    Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 59(23), 3265-3284.
    https://doi.org/10.1175/1520-0469(2002)059<3265:COSCPD>2.0.CO;2 link to external site
     
1997
  • Minnis, P.; Mayor, S.; Smith, W.L.; Young, D.F. (1997)
    Asymmetry in the diurnal variation of surface albedo
    IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 35(4), 879-890.
    https://doi.org/10.1109/36.602530 link to external site
     

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  • B.S. Meteorology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • M.S. Atmospheric Sciences, Colorado State University
  • Ph.D. Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison



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