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Research Output

2020

Backward Adaptive Brightness Temperature Threshold Technique (BAB3T): A Methodology to Determine Extreme Convective Initiation Regions Using Satellite Infrared Imagery

Cancelada, M., Salio, P., Vila, D., Nesbitt, S. W. & Vidal, L., Jan 20 2020, In : Remote Sensing. 12, 2, 337.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Identifying and Characterizing Tropical Oceanic Mesoscale Cold Pools using Spaceborne Scatterometer Winds

Garg, P., Nesbitt, S. W., Lang, T. J., Priftis, G., Chronis, T., Thayer, J. D. & Hence, D. A., Mar 16 2020, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 125, 5, e2019JD031812.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

A case study of terrain influences on upscale convective growth of a supercell

Mulholland, J. P., Nesbitt, S. W. & Trapp, R. J., Jan 1 2019, In : Monthly Weather Review. 147, 12, p. 4305-4324 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A novel approach for characterizing the variability in mass-dimension relationships: Results from MC3E

Finlon, J. A., McFarquhar, G. M., Nesbitt, S., Rauber, R. M., Morrison, H., Wu, W. & Zhang, P., Mar 21 2019, In : Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 19, 6, p. 3621-3643 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Improved parameterization of ice particle size distributions using uncorrelated mass spectrum parameters: Results from GCPEx

Borque, P., Harnos, K. J., Nesbitt, S. W. & McFarquhar, G. M., Aug 2019, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 58, 8, p. 1657-1676 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Técnicas de clasificación supervisada para la discriminación entre ecos meteorológicos y no meteorológicos usando informacion de un radar de banda C

Translated title of the contribution: Supervised classification techniques for discrimination between meteorological and non-meteorological echoes using a C-band radarSuarez, S. R., Sued, M., Vidal, L., Salio, P., Rodriguez, D., Nesbitt, S. & Skabar, Y. G., Jan 1 2019, In : Meteorologica. 44, 1, p. 45-65 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Microphysics of Stratiform Precipitation During OLYMPEX: Compatibility Between Triple-Frequency Radar and Airborne In Situ Observations

Tridon, F., Battaglia, A., Chase, R. J., Turk, F. J., Leinonen, J., Kneifel, S., Mroz, K., Finlon, J., Bansemer, A., Tanelli, S., Heymsfield, A. J. & Nesbitt, S. W., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 124, 15, p. 8764-8792 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Using Overshooting Top Area to Discriminate Potential for Large, Intense Tornadoes

Marion, G. R., Trapp, R. J. & Nesbitt, S. W., Nov 16 2019, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 46, 21, p. 12520-12526 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

Convective storm life cycle and environments near the Sierras de Córdoba, Argentina

Mulholland, J. P., Nesbitt, S. W., Trapp, R. J., Rasmussen, K. L. & Salio, P. V., Aug 1 2018, In : Monthly Weather Review. 146, 8, p. 2541-2557 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluation of Triple-Frequency Radar Retrieval of Snowfall Properties Using Coincident Airborne In Situ Observations During OLYMPEX

Chase, R. J., Finlon, J. A., Borque, P., McFarquhar, G. M., Nesbitt, S. W., Tanelli, S., Sy, O. O., Durden, S. L. & Poellot, M. R., Jun 16 2018, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 45, 11, p. 5752-5760 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radar meteorology: A first course

Rauber, R. M. & Nesbitt, S. W., Apr 26 2018, Wiley-Blackwell. 461 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Reply to "Comments on 'The regulation of Tornado intensity by updraft width'"

Trapp, R. J., Marion, G. R. & Nesbitt, S. W., Nov 1 2018, In : Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences. 75, 11, p. 4057-4061 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2017

C-band Dual-Polarization Radar Observations of a Massive Volcanic Eruption in South America

Vidal, L., Nesbitt, S. W., Salio, P., Farias, C., Nicora, M. G., Osores, M. S., Mereu, L. & Marzano, F. S., Mar 2017, In : IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing. 10, 3, p. 960-974 15 p., 7815324.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Observations of misovortices within a long-lake-axis-parallel lake-effect snowband during the OWLeS project

Mulholland, J. P., Frame, J., Nesbitt, S. W., Steiger, S. M., Kosiba, K. A. & Wurman, J., Aug 1 2017, In : Monthly Weather Review. 145, 8, p. 3265-3291 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The regulation of tornado intensity by updraft width

Trapp, R. J., Marion, G. R. & Nesbitt, S. W., Dec 1 2017, In : Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences. 74, 12, p. 4199-4211 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

Passive microwave quantification of tropical cyclone inner-core cloud populations relative to subsequent intensity change

Harnos, D. S. & Nesbitt, S. W., Jan 1 2016, In : Monthly Weather Review. 144, 11, p. 4461-4482 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The midlatitude continental convective clouds experiment (MC3E)

Jensen, M. P., Petersen, W. A., Bansemer, A., Bharadwajwajwaj, N., Carey, L. D., Cecil, D. J., Collllis, S. M., Del Genio, A. D., Dolalan, B., Gerlaclaclach, J., Giangrande, S. E., Heymsfield, A., Heymsfield, G., Kollllias, P., Lang, T. J., Nesbitt, S. W., Neumamann, A., Poellllot, M., Rutledge, S. A., Schwallwallwallwaller, M. & 5 others, Tokakay, A., Willlliamams, C. R., Wolff, D. B., Xie, S. & Zipser, E. J., Sep 2016, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 97, 9, p. 1667-1686 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vertical structure and contribution of different types of precipitation during Atlantic tropical cyclone formation as revealed by TRMM PR

Fritz, C., Wang, Z., Nesbitt, S. W. & Dunkerton, T. J., Jan 28 2016, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 43, 2, p. 894-901 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2015

GLOBAL PRECIPITATION MEASUREMENT COLD SEASON PRECIPITATION EXPERIMENT (GCPEX) For Measurement's Sake, Let It Snow

Skofronick-Jackson, G., Hudak, D., Petersen, W., Nesbitt, S. W., Chandrasekar, V., Durden, S., Gleicher, K. J., Huang, G-J., Joe, P., Kollias, P., Reed, K. A., Schwaller, M. R., Stewart, R., Tanelli, S., Tokay, A., Wang, J. R. & Wolde, M., Oct 2015, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 96, 10, p. 1719-1741

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reply to "Comments on 'Describing the shape of raindrop size distributions using uncorrelated raindrop mass spectrum parameters'"

Williams, C. R., Bringi, V. N., Carey, L. D., Chandrasekar, V., Gatlin, P. N., Haddad, Z. S., Meneghini, R., Joseph Munchak, S., Nesbitt, S. W., Petersen, W. A., Tanelli, S., Tokay, A., Wilson, A. & Wolff, D. B., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 54, 9, p. 1977-1982 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2014

Describing the shape of raindrop size distributions using uncorrelated raindrop mass spectrum parameters

Williams, C. R., Bringi, V. N., Carey, L. D., Chandrasekar, V., Gatlin, P. N., Haddad, Z. S., Meneghini, R., Munchak, S. J., Nesbitt, S. W., Petersen, W. A., Tanelli, S., Tokay, A., Wilson, A. & Wolff, D. B., 2014, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 53, 5, p. 1282-1296 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Statistical properties of precipitation as observed by the TRMM precipitation radar

Yang, S. & Nesbitt, S. W., Aug 16 2014, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 41, 15, p. 5636-5643 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The biophysical link between climate, water, and vegetation in bioenergy agro-ecosystems

Bagley, J. E., Davis, S. C., Georgescu, M., Hussain, M. Z., Miller, J., Nesbitt, S. W., VanLoocke, A. & Bernacchi, C. J., Dec 1 2014, In : Biomass and Bioenergy. 71, p. 187-201 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2013

Seasonal and regional differences in the rainfall and intensity of isolated convection over South America

Rickenbach, T. M., Nieto-Ferreira, R., Barnhill, R. P. & Nesbitt, S. W., Jun 30 2013, In : International Journal of Climatology. 33, 8, p. 2002-2007 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

Flow, moisture, and thermodynamic variability associated with Gulf of California surges within the North American monsoon

Schiffer, N. J. & Nesbitt, S. W., Jun 1 2012, In : Journal of Climate. 25, 12, p. 4220-4241 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vertical Velocity and Microphysical Distributions Related to Rapid Intensification in a Simulation of Hurricane Dennis (2005)

McFarquhar, G. M., Jewett, B. F., Gilmore, M. S., Nesbitt, S. W. & Hsieh, T-L., Dec 2012, In : Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences. 69, 12, p. 3515-3534 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011

Convective structure in rapidly intensifying tropical cyclones as depicted by passive microwave measurements

Harnos, D. S. & Nesbitt, S. W., Apr 1 2011, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 38, 7, L07805.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Regional contrast of mesoscale convective system structure prior to and during monsoon onset across South America

Rickenbach, T. M., Nieto-Ferreira, R., Barnhill, R. P. & Nesbitt, S. W., Jul 1 2011, In : Journal of Climate. 24, 14, p. 3753-3763 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

Evaluating the snow crystal size distribution and density assumptions within a single-moment microphysics scheme

Molthan, A. L., Petersen, W. A., Nesbitt, S. W. & Hudak, D., Nov 1 2010, In : Monthly Weather Review. 138, 11, p. 4254-4267 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Investigations into high resolution mapping of precipitation features utilizing the TRMM Precipitation Radar

Kidd, C., Kwiatkowski, J. & Nesbitt, S., Dec 1 2010, 2010 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, IGARSS 2010. p. 2337-2340 4 p. 5649629. (International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2009

Comparison of gauge-corrected versus non-gauge corrected satellite-based quantitative precipitation estimates during the 2004 NAME enhanced observing period

Gochis, D. J., Nesbitt, S. W., Yu, W. & Williams, S. F., Feb 19 2009, In : Atmosfera. 22, 1, p. 69-98 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mesoscale convective systems and critical clusters

Peters, O., Neelin, J. D. & Nesbitt, S. W., Sep 1 2009, In : Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences. 66, 9, p. 2913-2924 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

On the correction of partial beam blockage in polarimetric radar data

Lang, T. J., Nesbitt, S. W. & Carey, L. D., Sep 22 2009, In : Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. 26, 5, p. 943-957 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

A cloud and precipitation feature database from nine years of TRMM observations

Liu, C., Zipser, E. J., Cecil, D. J., Nesbitt, S. W. & Sherwood, S., Dec 1 2008, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 47, 10, p. 2712-2728 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coupling terrestrial and atmospheric water dynamics to improve prediction in a changing environment

Lyon, S. W., Dominguez, F., Gochis, D. J., Brunsell, N. A., Castro, C. L., Chow, F. K., Fan, Y., Fuka, D., Hong, Y., Kucera, P. A., Nesbitt, S. W., Salzmann, N., Schmidli, J., Synder, P. K., Teuling, A. J., Twine, T. E., Levis, S., Lundquist, J. D., Salvucci, G. D., Sealy, A. M. & 1 others, Walter, M. T., Sep 1 2008, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 89, 9, p. 1275-1279 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diurnal characteristics of precipitation features over the tropical East Pacific: A comparison of the EPIC and TEPPS regions

Cifelli, R., Nesbitt, S. W., Rutledge, S. A., Petersen, W. A. & Yuter, S., Aug 15 2008, In : Journal of Climate. 21, 16, p. 4068-4086 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007

Global distribution of tropical deep convection: Different perspectives from TRMM infrared and radar data

Liu, C., Zipser, E. J. & Nesbitt, S. W., Feb 1 2007, In : Journal of Climate. 20, 3, p. 489-503 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radar characteristics of precipitation features in the EPIC and TEPPS regions of the East Pacific

Cifelli, R., Nesbitt, S. W., Rutledge, S. A., Petersen, W. A. & Yuter, S., Apr 1 2007, In : Monthly Weather Review. 135, 4, p. 1576-1595 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radar-observed characteristics of precipitating systems during NAME 2004

Lang, T. J., Ahijevych, D. A., Nesbitt, S. W., Carbone, R. E., Rutledge, S. A. & Cifelli, R., May 1 2007, In : Journal of Climate. 20, 9, p. 1713-1733 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Variability of mesospheric diurnal tides and tropospheric diurnal heating during 1997-1998

Lieberman, R. S., Riggin, D. M., Ortland, D. A., Nesbitt, S. W. & Vincent, R. A., Oct 27 2007, In : Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres. 112, 20, D20110.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

A comparative study of rainfall retrievals based on specific differential phase shifts at X- and S-band radar frequencies

Matrosov, S. Y., Cifelli, R., Kennedy, P. C., Nesbitt, S. W., Rutledge, S. A., Bringi, V. N. & Martner, B. E., Jul 1 2006, In : Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. 23, 7, p. 952-963 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Storm morphology and rainfall characteristics of TRMM precipitation features

Nesbitt, S., Cifelli, R. & Rutledge, S. A., Oct 1 2006, In : Monthly Weather Review. 134, 10, p. 2702-2721 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The NAME 2004 field campaign and modeling strategy

Higgins, W., Ahijevych, D., Amador, J., Barros, A., Berbery, E. H., Caetano, E., Carbone, R., Ciesielski, P., Cifelli, R., Cortez-Vasquez, M., Douglas, A., Douglas, M., Emmanuel, G., Fairall, C., Gochis, D., Gutzler, D., Jackson, T., Johnson, R., King, C., Lang, T. & 18 others, Lee, M. I., Lettenmaier, D., Lobato, R., Magaña, V., Meiten, J., Mo, K., Nesbitt, S., Ocampo-Torres, F., Pytlak, E., Rogers, P., Rutledge, S., Schemm, J., Schubert, S., White, A., Williams, C., Wood, A., Zamora, R. & Zhang, C., Jan 1 2006, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 87, 1, p. 79-94 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle