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This Web page contains citations for published research using MODIS snow and sea ice products since 1998. Entries are sorted in reverse chronological order. Please contact NSIDC User Services if you have a reference you would like to share on this page. Use the links to the right to locate research articles by year of publication.

2013 [top]

Adams, S., et al. 2013. Improvement and Sensitivity Analysis of Thermal Thin-Ice Thickness Retrievals. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing. 51(6): 3306-3318. doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2012.2219539.

Chan, Mark A. and Josefino C. Comiso. 2013. Arctic cloud characteristics as derived from modis, calipso, and cloudsat. J. of Climate. 26(10): 3285-3306. doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00204.1.

Chelamallu, Hari Prasad, G. Venkataraman, and M. V. R. Murti. 2013. Accuracy assessment of MODIS/Terra snow cover product for parts of Indian Himalays. Geocarta International. 17 p. doi: 10.1080/10106049.2013.819041.

Cohen, Juval, et al. 2013. Effect of reindeer grazing on snowmelt, albedo and energy balance based on satellite data analyses. Remote Sensing of Environment. 135(8): 107-117. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2013.03.029.

Ćulibrk, D., et al. Sources of remote sensing data for precision irrigation. Chap. 2. In Sensing technologies for precision irrigation. New York: Springer, 2013. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4614-8329-8_2.

Day, C. Andrew. 2013. Modeling Snowmelt Runoff Response to Climate Change in the Animas River Basin, Colorado. Geology & Geosciences. 2(1): 5 p. doi: 10.4172/jgg.1000110.

Demaria, E. C. M., et al. 2013. Using a Gridded Global Dataset to Characterize Regional Hydroclimate in Central Chile. J. of Hydrometeorology. 14(1): 251-265. doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-12-047.1.

Dietz, Andreas J., Claudia Kuenzer, and Christopher Conrad. 2013. Snow- cover variability in central Asia between 2000 and 2011 derived from improved MODIS daily snow- cover products. International J. of Remote Sensing. 34(11): 3879-3902. doi: 10.1080/01431161.2013.767480.

Franz, Kristi J. and Logan R. Karsten. 2013. Calibration of a distributed snow model using MODIS snow covered area data. J. of Hydrology. 494(8): 160-175. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2013.04.026.

Gafurov, A., et al. 2013. Evaluation of remotely sensed snow cover product in Central Asia. Hydrology Research.. 44(3): 506-522. doi: 10.2166/nh.2012.094.

Gladkova, I, et al. 2013. A Full Snow Season in Yellowstone: A Database of Restored Aqua Band 6. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters. 10(3): 553-557. doi: 10.1109/LGRS.2012.2213063.

Hancock, Steven, et al. 2013. Evaluating global snow water equivalent products for testing land surface models. Remote Sensing of Environment. 128: 107-117. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2012.10.004.

Koc-San, D., et al. 2013. Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis integrated with GIS and remote sensing for astronomical observatory site selection in Antalya province, Turkey. Advances in Space Research. 52(1): 39-51. doi: 10.1016/j.asr.2013.03.001.

Kropáček, J., et al. 2013. Analysis of Ice Phenology of Lakes on the Tibetan Plateau from MODIS Data. The Cryosphere. 7(1): 287-301. doi: 10.5194/tc-7-287-2013.

Kumar, S., et al. 2013. Multiscale Evaluation of the Improvements in Surface Snow Simulation through Terrain Adjustments to Radiation. J. of Hydrometeorology. 14(1): 220-232. doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-12-046.1.

Langer, Moritz, et al. 2013. Satellite-Based Modeling of Permafrost Temperatures in a Tundra Lowland Landscape. Remote Sensing of Environment. 135: 12-24. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2013.03.011.

López-Burgos, V., H. V. Gupta, and M. Clark. 2013. Reducing cloud obscuration of MODIS snow cover area products by combining spatio-temporal techniques with a probability of snow approach. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 17(5): 1809-1823. doi: 10.5194/hess-17-1809-2013.

Ma, Yonggang, et al. 2013. Modelling Snowmelt Runoff under Climate Change Scenarios in an Ungauged Mountainous Watershed, Northwest China. Mathematical Problems in Engineering. Art. ID 808565. doi: 10.1155/2013/808565.

Makynen, M., Bin Cheng, and Markuu Simila. 2013. On the accuracy of thin-ice thickness retrieval using MODIS thermal imagery over Arctic first-year ice. Annals of Glaciology 54(62): 87-96. doi: 10.3189/2013AoG62A166.

Mishra, Bhogendra, Mukand S. Babel, and Nitin K. Tripathi. 2013. Analysis of Climatic Variability and Snow Cover in the Kaligandaki River Basin, Himalaya, Nepal. Theoretical and Applied Climatology. doi: 10.1007/s00704-013-0966-1.

Moore, R. Dan, Ross A. Woods, and Douglas P. Boyle. 2013. Putting PUB into practice in mountainous regions. Streamline: Watershed Management Bulletin. 15(2): 12-21.

Notarnicola, Claudia, et al. 2013. Snow Cover Maps from MODIS Images at 250 m Resolution, Part 1: Algorithm Description. Remote Sensing. 5(1): 110-126. doi: 10.3390/rs5010110.

Notarnicola, Claudia, et al. 2013. Application of the Apparent Thermal Inertia Concept for Soil Moisture Estimation in Agricultural Areas. Thermal Infrared Remote Sensing. 17(1): 331-346. doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-6639-6_17.

Powers, Ryan P., et al. 2013. A remote sensing approach to biodiversity assessment and regionalization of the Canadian boreal forest. Progress in Physical Geography. 37(1): 36-62. doi: 10.1177/0309133312457405.

Radkevich, Alexander, et al. 2013. A supplementary clear-sky snow and ice recognition technique for ceres level 2 products. J. of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. 30: 557-568. doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-12-00100.1.

Richer, Eric E., et al. 2013. Spatiotemporal index for analyzing controls on snow climatology: application in the Colorado Front Range. Physical Geography. 34(2): 85-107. doi: 10.1080/02723646.2013.787578.

Rittger, Karl, Thomas H. Painter, and Jeff Dozier. 2013. Assessment of methods for mapping snow cover from MODIS. Advances in Water Resources. 51(1): 367-380. doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2012.03.002.

Salomonson, Vincent V. and Xiaoxiong Xiong. 2013. MODIS Instrument Characteristics, Performance, and Data for Climate Studies. Chap. 3. In Satellite-based Applications on Climate Change. New York: Springer, 2013. pp. 31-48. doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-5872-8_3.

Tang, Bo-Hui, Basanta Shrestha, Zhao-Liang Li, Gaohuan Liu, Hua Ouyang, Deo Raj Gurung, Amarnath Giriraj, and Khun San Aung. 2013. Determination of Snow Cover from MODIS Data for the Tibetan Plateau Region. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation. 21 (0): 356-365. doi: 10.1016/j.jag.2012.07.014.

Tang, Zhiguang, et al. 2013. Spatiotemporal Changes of Snow Cover Over the Tibetan Plateau Based on Cloud-Removed Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer Fractional Snow Cover Product from 2001 to 2011. J. of Applied Remote Sensing. 7(1): Art. ID 073582. doi: 10.1117/1.JRS.7.073582.

Tedesco, M., et al. 2013. Evidence and Analysis of 2012 Greenland Records from Spaceborne Observations, a Regional Climate Model and Reanalysis Data. The Cryosphere. 7(2): 615-630. doi: 10.5194/tc-7-615-2013.

Tetzlaff, A., et al. 2013. The Impact of Heterogeneous Surface Temperatures on the 2-m Air Temperature over the Arctic Ocean under Clear Skies in Spring. The Cryosphere. 7(1): 153-166. doi: 10.5194/tc-7-153-2013.

Van De Kerchove, R., et al. 2013. "Spatio-Temporal Variability in Remotely Sensed Land Surface Temperature, and its Relationship with Physiographic Variables in the Russian Altay Mountains." International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoscience 20 (S1): 4-19. doi: 10.1016/j.jag.2011.09.007.

Wakabayashi, H., Y. Mori, and K. Nakamura.. 2013. Sea Ice Detection in the Sea of Okhotsk Using PALSAR and MODIS Data. IEEE J. of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing. 6(3): 1516-1523. doi: 10.1109/JSTARS.2013.2258327.

Zeng, Fan-Wei, et al. 2013. Evaluating and Quantifying the Climate-Driven Interannual Variability in Global Inventory Modeling and Mapping Studies (GIMMS) Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI3g) at Global Scales. Remote Sensing. 5(8): 3918-3950. doi: 10.3390/rs5083918.

Zhou, Hang, Elena Aizen, and Vladimir Aizen. 2013. Deriving long term snow cover extent dataset from AVHRR and MODIS data: Central Asia case study. Remote Sensing of Environment. 136(9): 146-162. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2013.04.015.

2012 [top]

Banwell, Alison F., Ian C. Willis, Neil S. Arnold, Alexandra Messerli, Cameron J. Rye, Marco Tedesco, and Andreas P. Ahlstrom. 2012. "Calibration and Evaluation of a High-Resolution Surface Mass-Balance Model for Paakitsoq, West Greenland." Journal of Glaciology 58 (212): 1047-1062.

Bavera, D., C. De Michele, M. Pepe, and A. Rampini. 2012. "Melted Snow Volume Control in the Snowmelt Runoff Model using a Snow Water Equivalent Statistically Based Model." Hydrological Processes 26 (22): 3405-3415.

Bellinger, J., et al. 2012. "The Impact of Different Elevation Steps on Simulation of Snow Covered Area and the Resulting Runoff Variance." Advances in Geosciences 32: 69-76.

Biggs, T. W., and T. M. Whitaker. 2012. "Critical Elevation Zones of Snowmelt During Peak Discharges in a Mountain River Basin." Journal of Hydrology 438: 52-65. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.02.048

Blyth, Eleanor, Douglas B. Clark, Richard Ellis, and Charles George. 2012. "Using Earth Observation Data to Evaluate a Land Surface Model in Three Siberian Catchments." Boreal Environment Research 17 (6): 484-494.

Bormann, Kathryn J., Matthew F. McCabe, and Jason P. Evans. 2012. "Satellite Based Observations for Seasonal Snow Cover Detection and Characterisation in Australia." Remote Sensing of Environment 123, no. 1: 57-71. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2012.03.003.

Brown, Laura C. and Claude R. Duguay. 2012. "Modelling Lake Ice Phenology with an Examination of Satellite-Detected Subgrid Cell Variability." Advances in Meteorology: 529064.

Chen, Christine, Tarendra Lakhankar, Peter Romanov, Sean Helfrich, Al Powell, and Reza Khanbilvardi. 2012. "Validation of NOAA-Interactive Multisensor Snow and Ice Mapping System (IMS) by Comparison with Ground-Based Measurements Over Continental United States." Remote Sensing 4 (5): 1134-1145.

Clappa, Achille, and Giorgio Budillon. 2012. "The Terra Nova Bay (Antarctica) Polynya Observed By modis ice Surface Temperature Imagery from May to June 2009." International Journal of Remote Sensing 33, no. 14: 4567-82. doi: 10.1080/01431161.2011.652314.

Domenech, Carlos, and Ernesto Lopez-Baeza. 2012. "Analysis of Broadband Surface Brdfs Derived from Toa Sw Ceres Measurements for Surfaces Classified by the Igbp Land Cover." International Journal of Remote Sensing 33, no. 14: 4374-92. doi: 10.1080/01431161.2011.648282.

Durand, Yves, et al. 2012. "Modeled Snow Cover in Pyrenees Mountains and Cross-Comparisons between Remote-Sensed and Land-Based Observation Data." Anchorage, Alaska, Proceedings, 2012 International Snow Science Workshop, Anchorage, Alaska, 2012.

Finger, David, Georg Heinrich, Andreas Gobiet, and Andreas Bauder. 2012. "Projections of Future Water Resources and their Uncertainty in a Glacierized Catchment in the Swiss Alps and the Subsequent Effects on Hydropower Production during the 21st Century." Water Resources Research 48(2):W02521. doi: 10.1029/2011WR010733.

Fletcher, Steven J., Glen E. Liston, Christopher A. Hiemstra, and Steven D. Miller. 2012. "Assimilating MODIS and AMSR-E Snow Observations in a Snow Evolution Model." Journal of Hydrometeorology 13 (5): 1475-1492.

Forsythe, N., C. G. Kilsby, H. J. Fowler, and D. R. Archer. 2012. "Assessment of Runoff Sensitivity in the Upper Indus Basin to Interannual Climate Variability and Potential Change Using Modis Satellite Data Products." Mountain Research and Development 32, no. 1: 16-29. doi: 10.1659/mrd-journal-d-11-00027.1.

Gao, J., M. W. Williams, X. D. Fu, G. Q. Wang, and T. L. Gong. 2012. "Spatiotemporal Distribution of Snow in Eastern Tibet and the Response to Climate Change." Remote Sensing of Environment 121: 1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2012.01.006.

Hall, D. K., J. L. Foster, N. E. DiGirolamo, and G. A. Riggs. 2012. "Snow Cover, Snowmelt Timing and Stream Power in the Wind River Range, Wyoming." Geomorphology 137, no. 1: 87-93. doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2010.11.011.

Kanao, Masaki, Akira Yamada, and Mikiya Yamashita. 2012. "Characteristic Seismic Waves Associated with Cryosphere Dynamics in Eastern Dronning Maud Land, East Antarctica," International Journal of Geophysics 2012: Art. #389297.

Kaur, Manpreet, V. D. Mishra, and J. K. Sharma. 2012. "Effects of Topographic Corrections on Snow Cover Monitoring in Himalayan Terrain using MODIS Data." International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology 1 (5): 1-7.

Lee, Wei-Liang and K. N. Liou. 2012. "Effect of Absorbing Aerosols on Snow Albedo Reduction in the Sierra Nevada." Atmospheric Environment 55: 425-430.

Lei, Liping, Zhaocheng Zeng, and Bing Zhang. 2012. "Method for Detecting Snow Lines from MODIS Data and Assessment of Changes in the Nianqingtanglha Mountains of the Tibet Plateau." Ieee Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing 5 (3): 769-776.

Liu, Yinghui, et al. 2012. "A Cloudier Arctic Expected with Diminishing Sea Ice." Geophysical Research Letters 39, no. 5: 5 p. doi: 10.1029/2012GL051251.

MacDonald, Ryan J., et al. 2012. "Modelling the Potential Impacts of Climate Change on Snowpack in the North Saskatchewan River Watershed, Alberta." Water Resources Management 26 (11): 3053-3076.

Mankhoff, Kenneth D., et al. 2012. "The Role of Pine Island Ice Shelf Basal Channels in Deep Water Upwelling, Polynyas and Ocean Circulation in Pine Island Bay, Antarctica." Annals of Glaciology 53, no. 60): 123-28. doi: 10.3189/2012AoG60A062.

Miller, Steven D., Christopher C. Schmidt, and Timothy J. Schmit. 2012. "A Case for Natural Colour Imagery from Geostationary Satellites, and an Approximation for the Goes-R Abi." International Journal of Remote Sensing 33, no. 13: 3999-4028. doi: 10.1080/01431161.2011.637529.

Ming, Jing, Zhencai Du, Cunde Xiao, Xiaobin Xu, and Dongqi Zhang. 2012. "Darkening of the Mid-Himalaya Glaciers since 2000 and the Potential Causes." Environmental Research Letters 7 (1): 014021.

Möller, M. 2012. "A Minimal, Statistical Model for the Surface Albedo of Vestfonna Ice Cap, Svalbard." The Cryosphere 6 (5): 1049-1061. doi: 10.5194/tc-6-1049-2012.

Mukhopadhyay, Biswajit. 2012. "Signature and Hydrologic Consequences of Climate Change within the Upper Middle Brahmaputra Basin." Hydrological Processes (Early view). doi: 10.1002/hyp.9306.

Nester, A., et al. 2012. "Evaluating the Snow Component of a Flood Forecasting Model." Hydrology Research 43 (6): 762-779.

Nussbaumer, Eric A. and Rachel T. Pinker. 2012. "The Role of Shortwave Radiation in the 2007 Arctic Sea Ice Anomaly." Geophysical Research Letters 39(15):L15808. doi: 10.1029/2012GL052415.

Parajka, J., et al. "Modis Snow Cover Mapping Accuracy in a Small Mountain Catchment - Comparison between Open and Forest Sites." Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 16: 2365–77. doi: 10.5194/hess-16-2365-2012.

Shrestha, M., L. Wang, T. Koike, Y. K. Xue, and Y. Hirabayashi. 2012. "Modeling the Spatial Distribution of Snow Cover in the Dudhkoshi Region of the Nepal Himalayas." Journal of Hydrometeorology 13, no. 1: 204-22. doi: 10.1175/jhm-d-10-05027.1.

Surer, Serdar and Zuhal Akyurek. 2012. "Evaluating the Utility of the EUMETSAT HSAF Snow Recognition Product Over Mountainous Areas of Eastern Turkey." Hydrological Sciences Journal 57 (8): 1684-1694.

Tedstone, Andrew J., and Neil S. Arnold. 2012. "Automated Remote Sensing of Sediment Plumes for Identification of Runoff from the Greenland Ice Sheet." Journal of Glaciology 58, no. 210: 699-712. doi: 10.3189/2012JoG11J204.

Tekeli, Y., and A. E. Tekeli. 2012. "A Technique for Improving Modis Standard Snow Products for Snow Cover Monitoring over Eastern Turkey." Arabian Journal of Geosciences 5, no. 2: 353-63. doi: 10.1007/s12517-010-0274-3.

Tetzlaff, A., et al. 2012. "The Impact of Heterogeneous Surface Temperatures on the 2-M Air Temperature over the Arctic Ocean in Spring." The Cryosphere Discussions 6: 3011-48. doi: 10.5194/tcd-6-3011-2012.

Thirel, G., C. Notarnicola, M. Kalas, M. Zebisch, T. Schellenberger, A. Tetzlaff, M. Duguay, N. Mölg, P. Burek, and A. de Roo. 2012. "Assessing the Quality of a Real-Time Snow Cover Area Product for Hydrological Applications." Remote Sensing of Environment 127 (0): 271-287.

Tobin, Cara, Andrea Rinaldo, and Bettina Schaefli. 2012. "Snowfall Limit Forecasts and Hydrological Modeling." Journal of Hydrometeorology 13 (5): 1507-1519.

Ueno, Kenichi, et al. 2012. "Role of Patchy Snow Cover on the Planetary Boundary Layer Structure during Late Winter Observed in the Central Tibetan Plateau." Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan, 90C: 145-155.

van Angelen, J. H., et al. 2012. "Sensitivity of Greenland Ice Sheet Surface Mass Balance to Surface Albedo Parameterization: A Study with a Regional Climate Model." The Cryosphere 6 (5): 1175-1186.

van As, D., A. L. Hubbard, B. Hasholt, A. B. Mikkelsen, M. R. van den Broeke, and R. S. Fausto. 2012. "Large Surface Meltwater Discharge from the Kangerlussuaq Sector of the Greenland Ice Sheet During the Record-Warm Year 2010 Explained by Detailed Energy Balance Observations." Cryosphere 6, no. 1: 199-209. doi: 10.5194/tc-6-199-2012.

Vongraven, Dag, et al. 2012. "A Circumpolar Monitoring Framework for Polar Bears." 23 (Sp2): 1-66.

Wakabayashi, H., Y. Mori, K. Nakamura, and C. Yang. 2012. "Sea Ice Detection in the Sea of Okhotsk using PALSAR and MODIS Data." 2012 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, Munich, Germany, July 22-27. pp. 4473,4476. doi: 10.1109/IGARSS.2012.6350478.

Xia, Qing, Xiaogang Gao, Wei Chu, and Soroosh Sorooshian. 2012. "Estimation of Daily Cloud-Free, Snow-Covered Areas from MODIS Based on Variational Interpolation." Water Resources Research 48 (9).

Xin, Q. C., C. E. Woodcock, J. C. Liu, B. Tan, R. A. Melloh, and R. E. Davis. 2012. "View Angle Effects on Modis Snow Mapping in Forests." Remote Sensing of Environment 118: 50-59. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2011.10.029.

Zhang, Guoqing, Hongjie Xie, Tandong Yao, Tiangang Liang, and Shichang Kang. 2012. "Snow Cover Dynamics of Four Lake Basins Over Tibetan Plateau using Time Series MODIS Data (2001?2010)." Water Resources Research 48 (10).

2011 [top]

Akyurek, Z., S. Surer, and Ö. Beser. 2011. Investigation of the Snow-Cover Dynamics in the Upper Euphrates Basin of Turkey Using Remotely Sensed Snow-Cover Products and Hydrometeorological Data. Hydrological Processes 25 (23): 3637-3648. doi: 10.1002/hyp.8090.

Andersen, M. L. 2011. Quantitative Estimates of Velocity Sensitivity to Surface Melt Variations at a Large Greenland Outlet Glacier. Journal of Glaciology 57(104): 609-620. doi: 10.3189/002214311797409785.

Bai, X., J. Wang, Q. Liu, D. Wang, and Y. Liu. 2011. Severe Ice Conditions in the Bohai Sea, China, and Mild Ice Conditions in the Great Lakes During the 2009/10 Winter: Links to El Niño and a Strong Negative Arctic Oscillation*. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology 50 (9): 1922-1935. doi: 10.1175/2011jamc2675.1.

Berezowski, T., and J. Chormanski. 2011. Analysis of Use of Satellite Imagery for Extraction of Snow Cover Distribution as a Parameter in a Rainfall-runoff Model. Scientific Review Engineering and Environmental Sciences 20 (51): 15-26.

Bocchiola, D., et al. 2011. Prediction of Future Hydrological Regimes in Poorly Gauged High Altitude Basins: The Case Study of the Upper Indus, Pakistan. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 15(7): 2059-2075. doi: 10.5194/hess-15-2059-2011.

Cagnacci, F., et al. 2011. Partial Migration in Roe Deer: Migratory and Resident Tactics are End Points of a Behavioural Gradient Determined by Ecological Factors. Oikos 120 (12): 1790-1802. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2011.19441.x.

Dobreva, I. D., and A. G. Klein. 2011. Fractional Snow Cover Mapping through Artificial Neural Network Analysis of Modis Surface Reflectance. Remote Sensing of Environment 115 (12): 3355-3366. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2011.07.018.

Foppa, N., and G. Seiz. 2011. Inter-Annual Variations of Snow Days over Switzerland from 2000–2010 Derived from Modis Satellite Data. The Cryosphere Discussions 5: 2409-2435. doi: 10.5194/tcd-5-2409-2011.

Fujii, Y., et al. 2011. Colors of a Second Earth. II. Effects of Clouds on Photometric Characterization of Earth-Like Exoplanets. The Astrophysical Journal 738 (2): 184. doi: 10.1088/0004-637X/738/2/184.

Gafurov, A. 2011. Water Balance Modeling Using Remote Sensing Information - Focus on Central Asia. Dissertation, Engineering, Universität Stuttgart, Stuttgart. 153 p.

Gao, Y., N. Lu, and T. Yao. 2011. Evaluation of a Cloud-Gap-Filled Modis Daily Snow Cover Product over the Pacific Northwest USA. Journal of Hydrology 404(3-4): 157-165. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.04.026.

Gao, Y., H. Xie, and T. Yao. 2011. Developing Snow Cover Parameters Maps from Modis, Amsr-E, and Blended Snow Products. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 77(4): 351-361.

Gould, P. J., C. A. Harrington, and J. B. St. Clair. 2011. Incorporating Genetic Variation into a Model of Budburst Phenology of Coast Douglas-Fir (Pseudotsuga Menziesii Var. Menziesii). Canadian Journal of Forest Research 41(1): 139-150. doi: 10.1139/X10-191.

Gurung, D. R., et al. 2011. Changes in Seasonal Snow Cover in Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region. The Cryosphere Discussions 5(2): 755-777.. doi: 10.5194/tcd-5-755-2011.

Gurung, D. R., et al. 2011. Monitoring of Seasonal Snow Cover in Bhutan Using Remote Sensing Technique. Current Science 101 (10): 1364-1370.

Guyon, D., et al. 2011. Monitoring Elevation Variations in Leaf Phenology of Deciduous Broadleaf Forests from Spot/Vegetation Time-Series. Remote Sensing of Environment 115(2): 615-627. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2010.10.006.

Heil, P., R. A. Massom, I. Allison, and A. P. Worby. 2011. Physical Attributes of Sea-Ice Kinematics During Spring 2007 Off East Antarctica. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography 58(9-10): 1158-1171. doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2010.12.004.

Homan, J. W., C. H. Luce, J. P. McNamara, and N. F. Glenn. 2011. Improvement of Distributed Snowmelt Energy Balance Modeling with Modis-Based Ndsi-Derived Fractional Snow-Covered Area Data. Hydrological Processes 25(4): 650-660. doi: 10.1002/hyp.7857.

Hou, J., J. Shi, G. Heygster, Y. Cheng, and S. Weizeng. 2011. Area of a Polynya at Amery Ice Shelf Derived from Amsr-E 89 Ghz Sea Ice Concentrations and Modis Images. In Remote Sensing, Environment and Transportation Engineering (RSETE), 2011 International Conference on, 24-26 June 2011. 124-127.

Huang, X. D., T. G. Liang, X. T. Zhang, and Z. G. Guo. 2011. Validation of Modis Snow Cover Products Using Landsat and Ground Measurements During the 2001-2005 Snow Seasons over Northern Xinjiang, China. International Journal of Remote Sensing 32 (1): 133-152. doi: 10.1080/01431160903439924.

Jain, S., L. Thakural, R. Singh, A. Lohani, and S. Mishra. 2011. Snow Cover Depletion under Changed Climate with the Help of Remote Sensing and Temperature Data. Natural Hazards 58 (3): 891-904. doi: 10.1007/s11069-010-9696-1.

Jones, M. O., L. A. Jones, J. S. Kimball, and K. C. McDonald. 2011. Satellite Passive Microwave Remote Sensing for Monitoring Global Land Surface Phenology. Remote Sensing of Environment 115 (4): 1102-1114. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2010.12.015.

Kawahara, H., and Y. Fujii. 2011. Mapping Clouds and Terrain of Earth-Like Planets from Photometric Variability: Demonstration with Planets in Face-on Orbits. The Astrophysical Journal Letters 739 (2): L62.

Klein, L., A. Savtchenko, A. Taaheri, C. Praderas, and S. J. S. Khalsa. 2011. The Language of Eos Data: Hierarchical Data Format.

Land Remote Sensing and Global Environmental Change, edited by Ramachandran, B., C. O. Justice and M. J. Abrams: Springer New York.203-227. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4419-6749-7_10.

Lin, J., et al. 2011. Spatial Distribution of Satellite Snow Cover in Typical Area of Tianshan Mountains Based on Modis. In Geoinformatics, 2011 19th International Conference on, 24-26 June 2011. 1-5.

Linde, J., and S. Grab. 2011. The Changing Trajectory of Snow Mapping. Progress in Physical Geography 35 (2): 139-160. doi: 10.1177/0309133311399493.

Linsoussi, C. A. 2011. Regionalization of a Remote Sensing Based Spatial Decision Support System for Bush Fire Management in Benin. Dissertation, Rheinischen-Friedrich-Wilhelms Universität, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Fakultät. 176.

Liu, J., and R. Chen. 2011. Studying the Spatiotemporal Variation of Snow-Covered Days over China Based on Combined Use of Modis Snow-Covered Days and in Situ Observations. Theoretical and Applied Climatology 16(3-4): 355-363. doi: 10.1007/s00704-011-0441-9.

Maskey, S., S. Uhlenbrook, and S. Ojha. 2011. An Analysis of Snow Cover Changes in the Himalayan Region Using Modis Snow Products and in-Situ Temperature Data. Climatic Change 108 (1): 391-400. doi: 10.1007/s10584-011-0181-y.

Maussion, F., et al. 2011. WRF Simulation of a Precipitation Event over the Tibetan Plateau, China -- An Assessment Using Remote Sensing and Ground Observations. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 15: 1795-1817. doi: 10.5194/hess-15-1795-2011.

McKelvey, K. S., J. P. Copeland, M. K. Schwartz, J. S. Littell, K. B. Aubry, J. R. Squires, S. A. Parks, M. M. Elsner, and G. S. Mauger. 2011. Climate Change Predicted to Shift Wolverine Distributions, Connectivity, and Dispersal Corridors. Ecological Applications 21 (8): 2882-2897. doi: 10.1890/10-2206.1.

Möller, M., R. Finkelnburg, M. Braun, R. Hock, U. Jonsell, V. A. Pohjola, D. Scherer, and C. Schneider. 2011. Climatic Mass Balance of the Ice Cap Vestfonna, Svalbard: A Spatially Distributed Assessment Using Era-Interim and Modis Data. J. Geophys. Res. 116 (F3): F03009. doi: 10.1029/2010jf001905.

Mukhopadhyay, B., and V. P. Singh. 2011. Hydrological Modelling at Mesoscopic Scales Using Global Data Sets to Derive Stream Water Availability Models of River Basins. Soil Hydrology, Land Use and Agriculture: Measurement and Modelling, edited by Shukla, M. K.: CABI.24-74.

Notarnicola, C., D. Di Rosa, and F. Posa. 2011. Cross-Comparison of Modis and Cloudsat Data as a Tool to Validate Local Cloud Cover Masks. Atmosphere 2(3): 242-255.

Otto, M., D. Scherer, and J. Richters. 2011. Hydrological Differentiation and Spatial Distribution of High Altitude Wetlands in a Semi-Arid Andean Region Derived from Satellite Data. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 15 (5): 1713-1727. doi: 10.5194/hess-15-1713-2011.

Ozdogan, M. 2011. Climate Change Impacts on Snow Water Availability in the Euphrates-Tigris Basin. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discusions 8: 3631-3666. doi: 10.5194/hessd-8-3631-2011.

Paudel, K. P., and P. Andersen. 2011. "Monitoring Snow Cover Variability in an Agropastoral Area in the Trans Himalayan Region of Nepal Using Modis Data with Improved Cloud Removal Methodology." Remote Sensing of Environment 115, no. 5: 1234-46. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2011.01.006.

Pinty, B., et al. 2011. Exploiting the Modis Albedos with the Two-Stream Inversion Package (Jrc-Tip): 1. Effective Leaf Area Index, Vegetation, and Soil Properties. Journal of Geophysical Research 116(D09105). doi: 10.1029/2010jd015372.

Pinty, B., M. Clerici, I. Andredakis, T. Kaminski, M. Taberner, M. M. Verstraete, N. Gobron, S. Plummer, and J. L. Widlowski. 2011. Exploiting the Modis Albedos with the Two-Stream Inversion Package (Jrc-Tip): 2. Fractions of Transmitted and Absorbed Fluxes in the Vegetation and Soil Layers. J. Geophys. Res. 116 (D9): D09106. doi: 10.1029/2010jd015373.

Polfus, J. L., M. Hebblewhite, and K. Heinemeyer. 2011. Identifying Indirect Habitat Loss and Avoidance of Human Infrastructure by Northern Mountain Woodland Caribou. Biological Conservation 144 (11): 2637-2646. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2011.07.023.

Powell, C., L. Blesius, J. Davis, and F. Schuetzenmeister. 2011. Using Modis Snow Cover and Precipitation Data to Model Water Runoff for the Mokelumne River Basin in the Sierra Nevada, California (2000-2009). Global and Planetary Change 77 (1-2): 77-84. doi: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2011.03.005.

Qiming, Z., and S. Bo. 2011. Integration of Multi-Source Images for Improving Spatial Resolution of Snow Depth Detection in Western China. In Image and Data Fusion (ISIDF), 2011 International Symposium on, 9-11 Aug. 2011. 1-4.

Qin, J., K. Yang, S. L. Liang, H. Zhang, Y. M. Ma, X. F. Guo, and Z. Q. Chen. 2011. "Evaluation of Surface Albedo from Gewex-Srb and Isccp-Fd Data against Validated Modis Product over the Tibetan Plateau." Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres 116. doi: 10.1029/2011jd015823.

Shuman, Chris. A., E. Berthier, and Ted A. Scambos. 2011. 2001-2009 Elevation and Mass Losses in the Larsen a and B Embayments, Antarctic Peninsula. Journal of Glaciology 57 (204): 737-754.

Singh, R. K., S. R. Oza, N. K. Vyas, and A. Sarkar. 2011. Estimation of Thin Ice Thickness from the Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer-Eos for Coastal Polynyas in the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas. Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on 49 (8): 2993-2998.

Sneed, S. B., P. A. Mayewski, and D. A. Dixon. 2011. An Emerging Technique: Multi-Ice-Core Multi-Parameter Correlations with Antarctic Sea-Ice Extent. Annals of Glaciology 52 (57): 347-354. doi: 10.3189/172756411795931822.

Spisni, A., et al. 2011. Snow Cover Analysis in Emilia-Romagna. Rivista Italiana di Telerilevamento / Italian Journal of Remote Sensing 43 (1): 59-73.

Stichbury, G., et al. 2011. Spatial Modelling of Wetness for the Antarctic Dry Valleys. Polar Research 30: 6330. doi: 10.3402/polar.v30i0.6330.

Svoma, B. M. 2011. "El Nino-Southern Oscillation and Snow Level in the Western United States." Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres 116. doi: 10.1029/2011jd016287.

Tahir, A. A., P. Chevallier, Y. Arnaud, L. Neppel, and B. Ahmad. 2011. Modeling Snowmelt-Runoff under Climate Scenarios in the Hunza River Basin, Karakoram Range, Northern Pakistan. Journal of Hydrology 409 (1-2): 104-117. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.08.035.

Tahir, A. A., et al. 2011. Snow Cover Dynamics and Hydrological Regime of the Hunza River Basin, Karakoram Range, Northern Pakistan. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 15: 2275-2290. doi: 10.5194/hess-15-2275-2011.

Tekeli, Y., and A. Tekeli. 2011. A Technique for Improving Modis Standard Snow Products for Snow Cover Monitoring over Eastern Turkey. Arabian Journal of Geosciences doi: 10.1007/s12517-010-0274-3.

Thirel, G., et al. 2011. Assimilation of Modis Snow Cover Area Data in a Distributed Hydrological Model. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discusions 8: 1329-1364. doi: 10.5194/hessd-8-1329-2011.

Wang, J., et al. 2011. Presented at Accuracy Assessment of Modis Daily Snow Albedo Product Based on Scaling Transformation. 2011 International Conference on Remote Sensing, Environment, and Transportation Engineering (RSETE 2011), 24-26 Jun. 2011. Nanjing, China. 2865-2870. doi: 10.1109/RSETE.2011.5964912.

Zhang, D., et al. 2011. Extraction of Sea Ice Concentration Based on Spectral Unmixing Method. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing 5:053552.

Zhao, T. J., et al. 2011. A Physically Based Statistical Methodology for Surface Soil Moisture Retrieval in the Tibet Plateau Using Microwave Vegetation Indices. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres 116 (D8):D08116. doi: 10.1029/2010jd015229.

Zhou, Q., and B. Sun. 2011. Integration of Multi-Source Images for Improving Spatial Resolution of Snow Depth Detection in Western China. In Image and Data Fusion (ISIDF), 2011 International Symposium on, 9-11 Aug. 2011. 1-4.


2010 [top]

Akyurek, Z., D. K. Hall, G. A. Riggs, and A. Sensoy. 2010. Evaluating the Utility of the ANSA Blended Snow Cover Product in the Mountains of Eastern Turkey. International Journal of Remote Sensing 31 (14): 3727-3744.

Barnes, C. A., and D. P. Roy. 2010. Radiative Forcing over the Conterminous United States Due to Contemporary Land Cover Land Use Change and Sensitivity to Snow and Interannual Albedo Variability. J. Geophys. Res. 115 (G4):G04033. 10.1029/2010jg001428.

Bewley, D, Y Alila, and A Varhola. 2010. Variability of Snow Water Equivalent and Snow Energetics Across a Large Catchment Subject to Mountain Pine Beetle Infestation and Rapid Salvage Logging. Journal of Hydrology 388 (3-4): 464-479.

Bisrat, SA. 2010. Modeling Bark Beetle Outbreak and Fire Interactions in Western US Forests and the Invasion Potential of an Invasive Puerto Rican Frog in Hawaii Using Remote Sensing Data. Dissertation, All Graduate Theses and Dissertations., Utah State University, Logan, UT.

Bocchiola, D., and B. Groppelli. 2010. Spatial Estimation of Snow Water Equivalent at Different Dates within the Adamello Park of Italy. Cold Regions Science and Technology 63 (3): 97-109.

Bolgov, Mikhail, et al. 2010. Impact of Climate Change on the Run-Off Formation Zone. Interstate Water Resource Risk Management: towards a sustainable future for the Aral Basin: 33-48.

Brown, R., C. Derksen, and L. Wang. 2010. A Multi-data Set Analysis of Variability and Change in Arctic Spring Snow Cover Extent, 1967–2008. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres 115 (D16):D16111.

Bussières, N., and E. Milewska. 2010. Potential and Limitations of Using Satellite Data to Evaluate the Spatial Detail in Climatological Air Temperature Maps. Atmosphere-Ocean 48 (4): 294-307. 10.3137/ao1112.2010.

Carrera, M. L., S. Bélair, V. Fortin, B. Bilodeau, D. Charpentier, and I. Doré. 2010. Evaluation of Snowpack Simulations over the Canadian Rockies with an Experimental Hydrometeorological Modeling System. Journal of Hydrometeorology 11 (5): 1123-1140. 10.1175/2010jhm1274.1.

Chen, J., and L. Sun. 2010. Using Modis Evi to Detect Vegetation Damage Caused by the 2008 Ice and Snow Storms in South China. J. Geophys. Res. 115:G00H04. 10.1029/2009jg001246.

Clerici, M., M. Vossbeck, B. Pinty, T. Kaminski, M. Taberner, T. Lavergne, and I. Andredakis. 2010. Consolidating the Two-Stream Inversion Package (Jrc-Tip) to Retrieve Land Surface Parameters from Albedo Products. Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, IEEE Journal of 3 (3): 286-295.

Clow, DW, L Nanus, and B Huggett. 2010. Use of Regression-based Models to Map Sensitivity of Aquatic Resources to Atmospheric Deposition in Yosemite National Park, USA. Water Resources Research 46 (9):W09529.

Copeland, J. P., et al. 2010. The Bioclimatic Envelope of the Wolverine (Gulo Gulo): Do Climatic Constraints Limit Its Geographic Distribution? Canadian J. of Zoology: 233-246.

Dong, Jiarui and Peters-Lidard, Christa. 2010. On the Relationship Between Temperature and MODIS Snow Cover Retrieval Errors in the Western U.S. IEEE J. of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing: 132-140.

Duerr, R., R. Weaver, and M. A. Parsons. 2010. A New Approach to Preservation Metadata for Scientific Data -- a Real World Example. Standard-Based Data and Information Systems for Earth Observation, edited by Di, L. and H. K. Ramapriyan: Springer Berlin Heidelberg. 113-125. 10.1007/978-3-540-88264-0_7.

Ferguson, C. R., and E. F. Wood. 2010. An Evaluation of Satellite Remote Sensing Data Products for Land Surface Hydrology: Atmospheric Infrared Sounder*. Journal of Hydrometeorology 11 (6): 1234-1262. 10.1175/2010jhm1217.1.

Frei, A., and S. Lee. 2010. A Comparison of Optical-band Based Snow Extent Products During Spring Over North America. Remote Sensing of Environment 114 (9): 1940-1948.

Gao, Y., H. Xie, T. Yao, and C. Xue. 2010. Integrated Assessment on Multi-Temporal and Multi-Sensor Combinations for Reducing Cloud Obscuration of Modis Snow Cover Products of the Pacific Northwest USA. Remote Sensing of Environment 114 (8): 1662-1675. 10.1016/j.rse.2010.02.017.

Gao, Yang, et al. 2010. Toward Advanced Daily Cloud-Free Snow Cover and Snow Water Equivalent Products from Terra-Aqua MODIS and Aqua AMSR-E Measurements. J. of Hydrology. doi:10.1016/jhydrol.2010.01.022.

Gillan, B. J., J. T. Harper, and J. N. Moore. 2010. Timing of Present and Future Snowmelt from High Elevations in Northwest Montana. Water Resources Research 46:W01507.

Hall, Dorothy K., et al. 2010. Development and Evaluation of a Cloud-Gap-Filled MODIS Daily Snow-Cover Product. Remote Sensing of Environment: 496-503.

Harshburger, B. J., K. S. Humes, V. P. Walden, B. C. Moore, T. R. Blandford, and A. Rango. 2010. Evaluation of Short-to-Medium Range Streamflow Forecasts Obtained Using an Enhanced Version of SRM1. Journal of the American Water Resources Association 46 (3): 603-617.

Harshburger, Brian J., et al. 2010. Spatial Interpolation of Snow Water Equivalency Using Surface Observations and Remotely Sensed Images of Snow-Covered Area. Hydrological Processes: 1285-1295.

Haug, T. 2010. Monitoring Ice Shelf Velocities from Repeat MODIS and Landsat Data – a Method Study on the Larsen C Ice Shelf, Antarctic Peninsula, and 10 Other Ice Shelves Around Antarctica. The Cryosphere Discussions: 31-75.

Humbert, A. 2010. The Temperature Regime of Fimbulisen, Antarctica. Annals of Glaciology 51 (55): 56-64.

Jain, S. K., A. Goswami, and A. K. Saraf. 2010. Assessment of Snowmelt Runoff Using Remote Sensing and Effect of Climate Change on Runoff. Water Resources Management 24 (9): 1763-1777.

Jain, S. K., A. Goswami, and A. K. Saraf. 2010. Snowmelt Runoff Modelling in a Himalayan Basin with the Aid of Satellite Data. International Journal of Remote Sensing 31 (24): 6603-6618. 10.1080/01431160903433893.

Kropacek, J., C. Feng, M. Alle, S. Kang, and V. Hochschild. 2010. Temporal and Spatial Aspects of Snow Distribution in the Nam Co Basin on the Tibetan Plateau from Modis Data. Remote Sensing 2 (12): 2700-2712.

Massom, R. A., A. B. Giles, H. A. Fricker, R. C. Warner, .B Legrésy, G. Hyland, N. Young, and A. D. Fraser. 2010. Examining the Interaction between Multi-year Landfast Sea Ice and the Mertz Glacier Tongue, East Antarctica: Another Factor in Ice Sheet Stability? Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans 115 (C14):C12027.

Negi, H. S., S. K. Singh, A. V. Kulkarni, and B. S. Semwal. 2010. Field-based Spectral Reflectance Measurements of Seasonal Snow Cover in the Indian Himalaya. International Journal of Remote Sensing 31 (9): 2393-2417.

Parajka, J., et al. 2010. A Regional Snow-Line Method for Estimating Snow Cover from Modis During Cloud Cover. Journal of Hydrology 381 (3-4): 203-212. 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2009.11.042.

Pöhler, D., L. Vogel, U. Frieß, and U. Platt. 2010. Observation of Halogen Species in the Amundsen Gulf, Arctic, by Active Long-Path Differential Optical Absorption Spectroscopy. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107 (15): 6582-6587. 10.1073/pnas.0912231107.

Pinty, B., M. Taberner, V. R. Haemmerle, S. R. Paradise, E. Vermote, M. M. Verstraete, N. Gobron, and J.-L. Widlowski. 2010. Global-Scale Comparison of Misr and Modis Land Surface Albedos. Journal of Climate 24 (3): 732-749. 10.1175/2010jcli3709.1.

Pöhler, D., L. Vogel, U. Frieß, and U. Platt. 2010. Observation of Halogen Species in the Amundsen Gulf, Arctic, by Active Long-path Differential Optical Absorption S pectroscopy. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 107 (15): 6582-6587.

Porter, David F., John J. Cassano, Mark C. Serreze, and David N. Kindig. 2010. New Estimates of the Large-scale Arctic Atmospheric Energy Budget. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres 115 (D8):D08108.

Ramapriyan, H. K., D. Isaac, W. Yang, B. Bonnlander, and D. Danks. 2010. An Intelligent Archive Testbed Incorporating Data Mining. In Standard-Based Data and Information Systems for Earth Observation, edited by L. Di and H. K. Ramapriyan: Springer Berlin Heidelberg.

Roy, A., A. Royer, and R. Turcotte. 2010. Improvement of Springtime Streamflow Simulations in a Boreal Environment by Incorporating Snow-covered Area Derived from Remote Sensing Data. Journal of Hydrology 390 (1-2): 35-44.

Sauter, T., B. Weitzenkamp, and C. Schneider. 2010. Spatio-Temporal Prediction of Snow Cover in the Black Forest Mountain Range Using Remote Sensing and a Recurrent Neural Network. International Journal of Climatology 30 (15): 2330-2341. 10.1002/joc.2043.

Scherler, D, B. Bookhagen, M. R. Strecker, F. von Blanckenburg, and D. Rood. 2010. Timing and Extent of Late Quaternary Glaciation in the Western Himalaya Constrained by 10Be Moraine Dating in Garhwal, India. Quaternary Science Reviews 29 (7-8): 815-831.

Solberg, R., Bjorn Wangensteen, S. Metsämäki, T. Nagler, R. Sandner, H. Rott, A. Wiesmann, K. Luojus, M. Kangwa, and J. Pulliainen. 2010. GlobSnow Snow Extent Product Guide Product Version 1.0. edited by E. S. Angency: ESRIN.

Steinhoff, Daniel F., Chaudhuri, Saptarshi, Bromwich, David H. 2010. A Case Study of a Ross Ice Shelf Air Stream Event: A New Perspective. Monthly Weather Review: 4030-4046.

Su, H., Z. L. Yang, R. E. Dickinson, C. R. Wilson, and G. Y. Niu. 2010. Multisensor Snow Data Assimilation at the Continental Scale: The Value of Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Terrestrial Water Storage Information. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres 115:D10104.

Taberner, M., B. Pinty, Y. Govaerts, S. Liang, M. M. Verstraete, N. Gobron, and J. L. Widlowski. 2010. Comparison of MISR and MODIS Land Surface Albedos: Methodology. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres 115 (D5):D05101.

Tang, Q. H., and D. P. Lettenmaier. 2010. Use of Satellite Snow-cover Data for Streamflow Prediction in the Feather River Basin, California. International Journal of Remote Sensing 31 (14): 3745-3762.

Terzago, S., C. Cassardo, R. Cremonini, and S. Fratianni. 2010. Snow Precipitation and Snow Cover Climatic Variability for the Period 1971-2009 in the Southwestern Italian Alps: The 2008-2009 Snow Season Case Study. Water 2 (4): 773-787. 10.3390/w2040773.

Tong, J., and I. Velicogna. 2010. A Comparison of Amsr-E/Aqua Snow Products with in Situ Observations and Modis Snow Cover Products in the Mackenzie River Basin, Canada. Remote Sensing 2 (10): 2313-2322. 10.3390/rs2102313.

Tong, J., et al. 2010. Snow Distribution from SSM/I and Its Relationships to the Hydroclimatology of the Mackenzie River Basin, Canada. Advances in Water Resources

Tong, J. J., S. J. Dery, P. L. Jackson, and C. Derksen. 2010. Testing Snow Water Equivalent Retrieval Algorithms for Passive Microwave Remote Sensing in an Alpine Watershed of Western Canada. Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing 36: S74-S86.

Turlapaty, A. C. 2010. Application of Pattern Recognition and Adaptive Dsp Methods for Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Satellite Based Hydrological Datasets. Dissertation, Engineering, Mississippi State University. 131.

Vasilkov, A. P., J. Joiner, D. Haffner, P. K. Bhartia, and R. J. D. Spurr. 2010. What Do Satellite Backscatter Ultraviolet and Visible Spectrometers See over Snow and Ice? A Study of Clouds and Ozone Using the a-Train. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 3 (3): 619-629. 10.5194/amt-3-619-2010.

Wang, J., Li, H.-Y., Hao, X.-H. 2010. Responses of Snowmelt Runoff to Climatic Change in an Inland River Basin, Northwestern China, Over the Past 50a. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussions: 493-528.

Watanabe, M., T. Suzuki, R. O’ishi, Y. Komuro, S. Watanabe, S. Emori, T. Takemura, M. Chikira, T. Ogura, M. Sekiguchi, K. Takata, D. Yamazaki, T. Yokohata, T. Nozawa, H. Hasumi, H. Tatebe, and M. Kimoto. 2010. Improved Climate Simulation by Miroc5: Mean States, Variability, and Climate Sensitivity. Journal of Climate 23 (23): 6312-6335. 10.1175/2010jcli3679.1.

Wirth, G., M. Schroedter-Homscheidt, M. Zehner, and G. Becker. 2010. Satellite-based Snow Identification and Its Impact on Monitoring Photovoltaic Systems. Solar Energy 84 (2): 215-226.

Xu, Li, Li, Yueqing. 2010. Reexamining the impact of Tibetan snow anomalies to the East Asian summer monsoon using MODIS snow retrieval. Climate Dynamics: doi:10.1007/s00382-009-0713-6.


2009 [top]

Bartsch, A, H Balzter, and C George. 2009. The Influence of Regional Surface Soil Moisture Anomalies on Forest Fires in Siberia Observed from Satellites. Environmental Research Letters 4:045021.

Bavera, D. and C. De Michele, 2009: Snow water equivalent estimation in the Mallero basin using snow gauge data and MODIS images and fieldwork validation. Hydrological Processes 23: 1961-1972. doi: 10.1002/hyp.7328.

Bennartz, Ralf, Lorenz, Philip, and Jacob, Daniela. 2009. A Comparison of the BALTIMOS Coupled Climate Model with Atmospheric and Sea Surface Parameters Derived from AMSR-E. Theoretical and Applied Climatology:doi:10.1007/s00704-009-0178-x.

Black, Brian (topic ed.). 2009. Climate Change and Sea Ice. Encyclopedia of Earth.  http://www.eoearth.org/article/Climate_change_and_sea_ice.

Chi, Z., and A. G. Klein. 2009. Presented at Temporal Variation in Land Surface Temperatures of Lambert Glacier-Amery Ice Shelf System (Lgaiss). 66th Eastern Snow Conference, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada. 89-93.

Crétaux, J. F., W. Jelinski, S. Calmant, A. Kouraev, V. Vuglinski, M. Bergé-Nguyen, M. C. Gennero, F. Nino, R. Abarca Del Rio, A. Cazenave, and P. Maisongrande. 2011. Sols: A Lake Database to Monitor in the near Real Time Water Level and Storage Variations from Remote Sensing Data. Advances in Space Research 47 (9):1497-1507. doi: 10.1016/j.asr.2011.01.004.

Doktor, Daniel, et al. 2009. Influence of Heterogeneous Landscapes on Computed Green-Up Dates Based on Daily AVHRR NDVI Observations. Remote Sensing of Environment. In Press.

Dozier, J, et al. 2009. A Comparison of Ship and Satellite Measurements of Cloud Properties in the Southeast Pacific Stratus Deck. IN: The SAGE Handbook of Remote Sensing. 2009. Timothy A. Warner, Giles M. Foody, M. Duane Nellis. London, UK: SAGE Publications:397-410.

Dozier, J. 2009. Remote Sensing of the Cryosphere. In The SAGE Handbook of Remote Sensing, edited by T. A. Warner, M. D. Nellis and G. M. Foody. London: Sage.

Escutia, C., et al. 2009. Circum-Antarctic Warming Events Between 4 and 3.5 Ma Recorded in Marine Sediments from the Prydz Bay (ODP Leg 188) and the Antarctic Peninsula (ODP Leg 178) Margins. Global and Planetary Change:170-184

Fricker, Helen A., Scambos, Ted. 2009. Connected Subglacial Lake Activity on Lower Mercer and Whillans Ice Streams, West Antarctica, 2003–2008. Journal of Glaciology:303-315.

Gafurov, A., and Bardossy, A. 2009. Cloud Removal Methodology from MODIS Snow Cover Product. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 13(7): 1361-1373.

Georgievsky, M. V. 2009. Application of the Snowmelt Runoff Model in the Kuban River Basin Using MODIS Satellite Images. Environmental Research Letters 4 (4):045017.

Hall, Dorothy K., George A. Riggs, James L. Foster, and Sujay V. Kumar. 2009. Development and Evaluation of a Cloud-gap-filled MODIS Daily Snow-cover Product. Remote Sensing of Environment:(114)496–503. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2009.10.007.

Hall, Dorothy K., et al. 2009. Evaluation of Surface and Near-Surface Melt Characteristics on the Greenland Ice Sheet Uing MODIS and QuikSCAT Data. J. of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface:F04006. doi:10.1029/2009JF001287.

Immerzeel, W. W., et al. 2009. Large-Scale Monitoring of Snow Cover and Runoff Simulation in Himalayan River Basins using Remote Sensing. Remote Sensing of Environment 113(1): 40-49.

Jain, Sanjay K. Goswami, Ajanta, Saraf, A. K. 2009. Role of Elevation and Aspect in Snow Distribution in Western Himalaya. Water Resources Management 23(1): 71-83.

Jin, Rui, Li, Xin, Che, Tao. 2009. A Decision Tree Algorithm for Surface Soil Freeze/Thaw Classification over China Using SSM/I Brightness Temperature. Remote Sensing of Environment:2651-2660.

Kaiser, G., et al. 2009. Methoden der optischen Fernerkundung zur Erfassung von Bedeckungsmustern der Schneedecke als Eingangsdaten für hydrologische Eis- und Schneeschmelzmodelle [Optical Remote-Sensing Methods for Studying Snow-Cover Patterns as Input Data for Hydrological Ice and Snow-Melt Models]. Österreichische Wasser - und Abfallwirtschaft 61(1-2): 25-33.

Karlssson, K.-G., Dybbroe, A. 2009. Evaluation of Arctic Cloud Products from the EUMETSAT Climate Monitoring Satellite Application Facility based on CALIPSO-CALIOP Observations. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions 9: 16755-16810.

Kuchment, L. S., et al. 2009. Assimilation of satellite information in a snowpack model. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussions:5505-5536.

Lampkin, D. J., Karmosky, C. C. 2009. Surface melt magnitude retrieval over Ross Ice Shelf. Antarctica using coupled MODIS near-IR and thermal satellite measurements. The Cryosphere Discussions:1069-107.

MacDonald, Ryan J., Byrne, James M., Kienzle, Stefan W. 2009. A Physically Based Daily Hydrometeorological Model for Complex Mountain Terrain. J. of Hydrometeorology:1430-1446.

Matsouka, Kenichi, et al. 2009. Radar Signatures Beneath a Surface Topographic Lineation Near the Outlet of Kamb Ice Stream and Engelhardt Ice Ridge, West Antartica. Annals of Glaciology 50(51): 98-104.

Molotch, Noah P. 2009. Reconstructing Snow Water Equivalent in the Rio Grande Headwaters using Remotely Sensed Snow Cover Data and a Spatially Distributed Snowmelt Model. Hydrological Processes Journal 23(7): 1076-1089.

Painter, T. H., et al. 2009. Retrieval of subpixel snow covered area, grain size, and albedo from MODIS. Remote Sensing of Environment:868-879.

Parajka, J., Jansa, J., Blöschl, G. 2009. Bestimmung des Schneevorrates in Einzugsgebieten mittels Fernerkundungsmethoden [Using Methods of Remote Sensing for Determining Snow Reserves]. Österreichische Wasser - und Abfallwirtschaft 61(7-8): 125-131. doi: 10.1007/s00506-009-0115-3.

Platte, R. M., and R. A. Stehn. 2009. Abundance and Trend of Waterbirds on Alaska's Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta Coast based on 1988 to 2008 Aerial Surveys. In Unpublished annual survey report: U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Pu, Z. X., Xu, L. 2009. MODIS/Terra Observed Snow Cover over the Tibet Plateau: Distribution, Variation, and Possible Connection with the East Asian Monsoon (EASM). Theoretical and Applied Climatology Journal 97(3-4): 265-278.

Rutan, D., et al. 2009. Development and Assessment of Broadband Surface Albedo from Clouds and the Earth’s Radiant Energy System Clouds and Radiation Swath Data Product. Journal of Geophysical Research 114(D08125). doi:10.1029/2008JD010669.

Savoie, Matthew H., et al. 2009. Atmospheric corrections for improved satellite passive microwave snow cover retrievals over the Tibet Plateau. Remote Sensing of Environment: 2661-2669.

Schwartz, M. K., J. P. Copeland, . N.J Anderson, J. R. Squires, R. M. Inman, K. S. McKelvey, K. L. Pilgrim, L. P. Waits, and S. A. Cushman. 2009. Wolverine Gene Flow Across a Narrow Climatic Niche. Ecology 90 (11):3222-3232.

Sirguey, Pascal, Renaud Mathieu, Yves Arnaud. 2009. Subpixel Monitoring of the Seasonal Snow Cover with MODIS at 250m Spatial Resolution in the Southern Alps of New Zealand: Methodology and Accuracy Assessment. Remote Sensing of Environment 113(1) 160-181. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2008.09.008.

Song, Kaishan, Guixin Zhong, Zongming Wang, Lihong Zeng, Cui Jin, Bai Zhang, Dianwei Liu, Jia Du, and Mingming Jia. 2009. Comparison study of seasonal snow cover area from space-borne satellite data in the Heilongjiang Basin, at Chengdu, China. Proceedings of SPIE. doi:10.1117/12.836453.

Sorman, A. A., et al. 2009. Modelling and forecasting snowmelt runoff process using the HBV model in the eastern part of Turkey. Hydrological Processes:1031-1040.

Stehr, A., P. Debels, J. L. Arumi, F. Romero, and H. Alcayaga. 2009. Combining the Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT) and MODIS Imagery to Estimate Monthly Flows in a Data-scarce Chilean Andean Basin. Hydrological Sciences Journal-Journal Des Sciences Hydrologiques 54 (6):1053-1067.

Tong, J. Dery, S. J., Jackson, P.L. 2009. Interrelationships between MODIS/Terra Remotely Sensed Snow Cover and the Hydrometeorology of the Quesnel River Basin, British Columbia, Canada. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 13(8): 1439-1452.

Tong, J., D’ery, S. J., Jackson, P. L. 2009. Topographic Control of Snow Distribution in an Alpine Watershed of Western Canada Inferred from Spatially-Filtered MODIS Snow Products. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussions 5: 2347-2371.

Wang, Menghua, Shi, Wei. 2009. Detection of Ice and Mixed Ice–Water Pixels for MODIS Ocean Color Data Processing. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing:2510-2518. doi:10.1109/TGRS.2009.2014365.

Wang, X. W., et al. 2009. Comparison and Validation of MODIS Standard and New Combination of Terra and Aqua Snow Cover Products in Northern Xinjiang, China. Hydrological Processes 23(3): 419-429.

Wang, X. W., Xie, H. J. 2009. New Methods for Studying the Spatiotemporal Variation of Snow Cover based on Combination Products of MODS Terra and Aqua. Journal of Hydrology 371(1-2): 192-200.

Widén-Nilsson, E, L Gong, S Halldin, and CY Xu. 2009. Model Performance and Parameter Behavior for Varying Time Aggregations and Evaluation Criteria in the WASMOD-M Global Water Balance Model. Water Resources Research 45 (5):W05418.

Wienecke, Barbara. 2009. Emperor Penguin Colonies in the Australian Antarctic Territory: How Many Are There? Polar Record 45(4): 304-312.

Xie, Hongie, Wang, Xianwei, Liang, Tiangang. 2009. Development and assessment of combined Terra and Aqua snow cover products in Colorado Plateau, USA and northern Xinjiang, China. J. of Applied Remote Sensing:Art. #033559. doi:10.1117/1.32659961.

Zaitchik, B. F., Rodell, M. 2009. Forward-Looking Assimilation of MODIS-Derived Snow-Covered Area into a Land Surface Model. Journal of Hydrometeorology 10(1): 130-148.

Zeinivand, Hossein. 2009. Development of Spatially Distributed Hydrological WetSpa Modules for Snowmelt, Soil Erosion, and Sediment Transport. 238 p.

Zhao, H. X., Fernandes, R. 2009. Daily snow cover estimation from Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer Polar Pathfinder data over Northern Hemisphere land surfaces during 1982-2004. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres


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Das, N; Mohanty, B.; Njoku, E. 2008. A Markov chain Monte Carlo algorithm for upscaled soil-vegetation-atmosphere-transfer modeling to evaluate satellite-based soil moisture measurement. Water Resources Research. doi:10.1029/2007WR006472

Davis, Robert E., et al. 2008. NASA Cold Land Processes Experiment (CLPX 2002/03): Spaceborne Remote Sensing. Journal of Hydrometeorology 9(6) 1427-1433.

Durand, Michael, Noah P. Molotch, and Steven A. Margulis. 2008. Merging Complementary Remote Sensing Datasets in the Context of Snow Water Equivalent Reconstruction. Remote Sensing of Environment 112(3):1212-1225 doi:10.1016/j.rse.2007.08.010.

Hulbe, Christina L., et al. 2008. Patterns of Glacier Response to Disintegration of the Larsen B Ice Shelf, Antarctic Peninsula. Global and Planetary Change 63(1): 1-8 doi: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2008.04.001 

Li, Baolin, et al. 2008. Automatic Mapping of Snow Cover Depletion Curves using Optical Remote Sensing Data under Conditions of Frequent Cloud Cover and Temporary Snow. Hydrological Processes 22(16) 2930-2942 doi: 10.1002/hyp.6891.

Li, Xingong; Williams, Mark W. 2008. Snowmelt Runoff Modelling in an Arid Mountain Watershed, Tarim Basin, China. Hydrological Processes 22(19) 3931-3940 doi: 10.1002/hyp.7098.

Liang, Tiangang, et al. 2008. Toward Improved Daily Snow Cover Mapping with Advanced Combination of MODIS and AMSR-E Measurements. Remote Sensing of Environment 112(10): 3750-3761 doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2008.05.010 

Liang, Tiangang, et al. 2008. An Application of MODIS Data to Snow Cover Monitoring in a Pastoral Area: A Case Study in Northern Xinjiang, China. Remote Sensing of Environment 112(4): 1514-1526.

Lopez, Paulina, et al. 2008. Snow Cover Monitoring in the Northern Patagonia Icefield using MODIS Satellite Images (2000–2006). Global and Planetary Change 61(3-4): 103-116 doi: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2007.07.005. 

Molotch, Noah P., Steven A. Margulis. 2008. Estimating the Distribution of Snow Water Equivalent using Remotely Sensed Snow Cover Data and a Spatially Distributed Snowmelt Model: A Multi-Resolution, Multi-Sensor Comparison. Advances in Water Resources 31(11) 1503–1514 doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2008.07.017.

Parajka, J.; G. Bloschl. 2008. Spatio-Temporal Combination of MODIS Images -- Potential for Snow Cover Mapping. Water Resources Research 44(W03406). doi: 10.1029/2007WR006204.

Parajka, J.; G. Bloschl. 2008. The Value of MODIS Snow Cover Data in Validating and Calibrating Conceptual Hydrologic Models. Journal of Hydrology 358(3-4): 240-258 doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2008.06.006 .

Pinty, B., et al. 2008. Partitioning the Solar Radiant Fluxes in Forest Canopies in the Presence of Snow. Journal of Geophysical Research, Atmsopheres 113(D04104). doi: 10.1029/2007JD009096.

Rignot, Eric, et al. 2008. Recent Antarctic Ice Mass Loss from Radar Interferometry and Regional Climate Modeling. Nature Geoscience 1(Feb 08) 5 p.

Scambos, Ted; et al. 2008. Calving and ice-shelf break-up processes investigated by proxy: Antarctic tabular iceberg evolution during northward drift. J. of Glaciology:579-591.

Su, Hua, et al. 2008. Enhancing the Estimation of Continental-Scale Snow Water Equivalent by Assimilating MODIS Snow Cover with the Ensemble Kalman Filter. Journal of Geophysical Research, Atmsopheres 113(D08120). doi: 10.1029/2007JD009232.

Tesi, Titolo. 2008. Monitoring Ice Velocity Field in Victoria Land (Antarctica) Using Cross-Correlation Techniques on Satellite Images. Università di Bologna:viii, 96 p.

Wang, Xianwei; Hongjie Xie; Tiangang Liang. 2008. Evaluation of MODIS Snow Cover and Cloud Mask and its Application in Northern Xinjiang, China. Remote Sensing of Environment 112(4): 1497-1513 doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2007.05.016.  

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Hall, Dorothy K. and George A. Riggs. 2007. Accuracy Assessment of the MODIS Snow Products. Hydrological Processes 21(12):1534-1547.

Khlopenkov, Konstantin V., Alexander P. Trischenko. 2007. SPARC: New cloud, snow, and cloud shadow detection scheme for historical 1-km AVHHR data over Canada. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 24(3) 322-343.

Kwok, R., et al. 2007. Ross Sea Polynyas: Response of Ice Concentration Retrievals to Large Areas of Thin Ice. Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans 112(C12012). doi:10.1029/2006JC003967.

Latifovic, Rasim and Darren Pouliot. 2007. Analysis of Climate Change Impacts on Lake Ice Phenology in Canada Using the Historical Satellite Data Record. Remote Sensing of Environment 106(4):492-507.

Matsuoka, M., T. Hayasaka, Y. Fukushima, and Y. Honda. 2007. Land Cover in East Asia Classified Using Terra MODIS and DMSP OLS Products. International Journal of Remote Sensing 28(2):221-248.

Pinker, Rachel T., et al. 2007. Toward Improved Satellite Estimates of Short-Wave Radiative Fluxes - Focus on Cloud Detection over Snow: 2. Results. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres 112(D09204). doi:10.1029/2005JD006699.

Pu, Zhaoxia, Li Xu, and Vincent V. Salomonson. 2007. MODIS/Terra Observed Seasonal Variations of Snow Cover Over the Tibetan Plateau. Geophysical Research Letters 34(L06706). doi:10.1029/2007GL029262.

Scambos, Ted A., Terry M. Haran, M. A. Fahnestock, Thomas H. Painter and Jennifer Bohlander. 2007. MODIS-based Mosaic of Antarctica (MOA) Data Sets: Continent-Wide Surface Morphology and Snow Grain Size. Remote Sensing of Environment 111(2-3):242-257 doi:10.1016/j.rse.2006.12.020.

Sorman, A. Ü., et al. 2007. Commentary on Comparison of MODIS Snow Cover and Albedo Products With Ground Observations Over the Mountainous Terrain of Turkey. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 11(4):1353-1360.

de Wildt, Martijn de Ruyter, Gabriela Seiz, and Armin Gruen. 2007. Operational Snow Mapping Using Multitemporal Meteosat SEVIRI Imagery. Remote Sensing of Environment 109(1):29-41.


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Andreadis, K.M. and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2006: Assimilating Remotely Sensed Snow Observations into a Macroscale Hydrology Model. Advances in Water Resources 29: 872-886.

Anttila, S., S. Metsämäki, and C. Derksen. 2006. A Comparison of Finnish SCAmod Snow Maps and MODIS Snow Maps in Boreal Forests in Finland and in Manitoba, Canada. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 2006. IGARSS 2006. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) International Conference 2176-2179.

Ault, Timothy W., Kevin P. Czajkowski, Teresa Benko, James Coss, Janet Struble, Alison Spongberg, Mark Templin, and Christopher Gross. 2006. Validation of the MODIS Snow Product and Cloud Mask Using Student and NWS Cooperative Station Observations in the Lower Great Lakes Region. Remote Sensing of Environment 105(4):341-353. DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2006.07.004.

Hall, Dorothy K., George A. Riggs, and Vincent V. Salomonson. 2006. MODIS Snow and Sea Ice Products. Earth Science Satellite Remote Sensing--Volume I: Science and Instruments. Qu J editor. Springer-Verlag Press: Berlin, Heidelberg.

McGuire, Marketa, Andrew W. Wood, Alan F. Hamlet, and Dennis P. Lettenmaier. 2006. Use of Satellite Data for Streamflow and Reservoir Storage Forecasts in the Snake River Basin. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management 132(2). doi:10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9496(2006)132:2(97).

Heinrichs, John F., Donald J. Cavalieri, and Thorsten Markus. 2006. Assessment of EOS Aqua AMSR-E Arctic Sea Ice Concentrations Using Landsat-7 and Airborne Microwave Imagery. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 44(11):3070-03080.

Parajka, J., and G. Bloeschl. 2006. Validation of MODIS Snow Cover Images Over Austria. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 10(5):679-689.

Poon, S. K. M. and C. Valeo. 2006. Investigation of the MODIS Snow Mapping Algorithm During Snowmelt in the Northern Boreal Forest of Canada. Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing 32(3):254-267.

Riggs, George A., Dorothy K. Hall, and Vincent V. Salomonson. December 2006. MODIS Sea Ice Products User Guide to Collection 5. http://nsidc.org/data/docs/daac/modis_v5/dorothy_ice_doc.pdf.

Riggs, George A., Dorothy K. Hall, and Vincent V. Salomonson. November 2006. MODIS Snow Products User Guide to Collection 5. http://nsidc.org/data/docs/daac/modis_v5/dorothy_snow_doc.pdf.

Salomonson, Vincent V., and Igor Appel. 2006. Development of the Aqua MODIS NDSI Fractional Snow Cover Algorithm and Validation Results. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 44(7):1747-1756.

Stroeve, Julienne C., Jason E. Box, and Terry Haran. 2006. Evaluation of the MODIS (MOD10A1) Daily Snow Albedo Product Over the Greenland Ice Sheet. Remote Sensing of Environment 105(2):15-171.

Tekeli, A. E., A. Sensoy, A. Sorman, Z. Akyurek, A. U. Sorman. 2006. Accuracy Assessment of MODIS Daily Snow Albedo Retrievals With In Situ Measurements in Karasu Basin, Turkey. Hydrological Processes 20(4):705-721.


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Barlage, M., Z.B. Zeng, H.L. Wei and K.E. Mitchell, 2005: A Global 0.05 Degrees Maximum Albedo Dataset of Snow-Covered Land Based on MODIS Observations. Geophysical Research Letters 32(17). doi:10.1029/2005GL022881.

Brubaker, K. L., R.T. Pinker, E. Deviatova. 2005. Evaluation and Comparison of MODIS and IMS Snow-Cover Estimates for the Continental United States Using Station Data. Journal of Hydrometeorolgy 6(6):1002-1017.

Déry, Stephen J., et al. 2005. An Approach to Using Snow Areal Depletion Curves Inferred From MODIS and its Application to Land Surface Modelling in Alaska. Hydrological Processes 19:2755-2774.

Drue, C. and G. Heinemann. 2005. Accuracy Assessment of Sea-Ice Concentrations From MODIS Using In-Situ Measurements. Remote Sensing of Environment 95(2):139-149.

Lee, Songweon, Andrew G. Klein, and Thomas M. Over. 2005. A Comparison of MODIS and NOHRSC Snow-Cover Products for Simulating Streamflow Using the Snowmelt Runoff Model. Hydrological Processes 19(15):2951-2972.

Liang, Shunlin, Julienne Stroeve, and Jason E. Box. 2005. Mapping Daily Snow/Ice Shortwave Broadband Albedo From Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS): the Improved Direct Retrieval Algorithm and Validation with Greenland In Situ Measurement. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres 110(D10).

Riggs, George A., N. DiGirolamo, and Dorothy K. Hall. 2005. Comparison of MODIS Daily Fractional Snow-Cover Maps at 0.5- and 0.25- Degree Resolutions. 62nd Eastern Snow Conference. Proceedings 21-28.

Scambos, Ted, et al. 2005. ICESAT Profiles of Iceberg Margins. Geophysical Research Letters 32 L23S09. doi:10.1029/2005GL023802.

Shi, Rui-Xiang. 2005. MODIS Snow Product and its Comparison With the One From NSIDC--A Case Study of Snow on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. Remote Sensing Information.

Tekeli, A. E., Z. Akyurek, A. A. Sorman, A. Sensoy, and A. U. Sorman. 2005. Using MODIS Snow Cover Maps in Modeling Snowmelt Runoff Process in the Eastern Part of Turkey. Remote Sensing of Environment 97(2):216-230.

Zhou Xiaobing B., Hongjie J. Xie, and Jan M. H. Hendrickx. 2005. Statistical Evaluation of Remotely Sensed Snow-Cover Products With Constraints From Streamflow and SNOTEL Measurements. Remote Sensing of the Environment 94(2):214-231.


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Armstrong, Richard L., Mary J. Brodzik, and Matthew H. Savoie. 2004. Enhanced Snow Cover Mapping Using Combined Optical and Passive Microwave Data. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 2004. IGARSS '04. Proceedings. 2004 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) International 2:861-864.

Brown, Ian C., and Ted A. Scambos. 2004. Satellite Monitoring of Blue-Ice Extent Near Byrd Glacier, Antarctica. Annals of Glaciology 39:223-230.

Dankers, R., and S. De Jong. 2004. Monitoring Snow-Cover Dynamics in Northern Fennoscandia With SPOT VEGETATION Images. International Journal of Remote Sensing 25(15):2933-2949.

Davidson, A., and S. S. Wang. 2004. The Effects of Sampling Resolution on the Surface Albedos of Dominant Land Cover Types in the North American Boreal Region. Remote Sensing of the Environment 93(1-2):211-224.

Drue, C., and G. Heinemann. 2004. High-Resolution Maps of the Sea-Ice Concentration From MODIS Satellite Data. Geophysical Research Letters 31(20): Art. No. L20403.

Drusch, M., D. Vasiljevic, and P. Viterbo. 2004. ECMWF's Global Snow Analysis: Assessment and Revision Based on Satellite Observations. Journal of Applied Meteorology 43(9):1282-1294.

Greuell, W., and J. Oerlemans. 2004. Narrowband-to-Broadband Albedo Conversion for Glacier Ice and Snow: Equations Based on Modeling and Ranges of Validity of the Equations. Remote Sensing of the Environment 89(1):95-105.

Hall, Dorothy K., Rune Solberg, and George A. Riggs. 2004. Sea Ice Surface Temperature Product From MODIS. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing (42)5:1076-1087.

Hall, Dorothy K., Jeffrey R. Key, Kimberly A. Casey, George A. Riggs, and Donald J. Cavalieri. 2004. Comparison of MODIS and SnowStar Snow Maps in Scandinavia. Eastern Snow Conference 61:75-80.

Hall, Dorothy K., et al. 2004. Merging the MODIS and RUCL Monthly Snow-Cover Records. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 1318-1321.

Hulbe, Christina L., et al. 2004. Catastrophic Ice Shelf Breakup as the Source of Heinrich Event Icebergs. Paleoceanography 19. doi:10.1029/2003PA000890.

Kaminski, Marilyn, M. Marquis, Walter N. Meier, and Ron Weaver. 2004. NASA EOS Sensors Demonstrate Potential for Multiparameter Studies of Arctic Sea Ice. EOS 85(46):481, 488-489.

Kelly, Richard E. J., et al. 2004. Using Remote Sensing and Spatial Models to Monitor Snow Depth and Snow Water Equivalent. Spatial Modelling of the Terrestrial Environment. Edited by R. Kelly, N. Drake, S. Barr. C 2004 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd 35-58.

King, Michael D., Steven Platnick, Ping Yang, Arnold G. Thomas, Mark A. Gray, Jerome C. Riedi, Steven A. Ackerman, and Kuo-Nan Liou. 2004. Remote Sensing of Liquid Water and Ice Cloud Optical Thickness and Effective Radius in the Arctic: Application of Airborne Multispectral MAS Data. Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology 21(6):857-875

Meier, W. N. 2004. NASA EOS Sensors demonstrate potential for multiparameter studies of Arctic sea ice. EOS 85(46) 481, 488-489.

Moore, G. W. K. 2004. Mount Everest Snow Plume: A Case Study. Geophysical Research Letters 31(22):L22102/1-4.

Pavelsky, T.M., and L.C. Smith. 2004. Spatial and Temporal Patterns in Arctic River Ice Breakup Observed with MODIS and AVHRR Time Series. Remote Sensing of the Environment 93(3):328-338.

Rodell, M. and P. R. Houser. 2004. Updating a Land Surface Model With MODIS Derived Snow Cover. Journal of Hydrometeorolgy 5(6):1064-1075.

Riggs, George and Dorothy K. Hall. 2004. Snow Mapping With the MODIS Aqua Instrument. Eastern Snow Conference 61:81-84.

Salomonson, Vincent V., and I. Appel. 2004. Estimating Fractional Snow Cover From MODIS Using the Normalized Difference Snow Index. Remote Sensing of Environment 89(3):351-360.

Simic, Anita, Richard Fernandes, Ross Brown, Peter Romanov, and William Park. 2004. Validation of Vegetation, MODIS, and GOES Plus SSM/I Snow-Cover Products Over Canada Based on Surface Snow Depth Observations. Hydrological Processes 18(6):1089-1104.


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Brown, Ross, Richard Fernandes, Dorothy K. Hall, Diddler Massonnet, William Park, Peter Romanov, and Anita Simic. 2003. Validation of MODIS, Vegetation, and GOES+SSM/I Snow Cover Products over Canada Based on Surface Snow Depth Observations. International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium 2:836-838.

Kelly, Richard E. J., Alfred T. C. Chang, James L. Foster, and Dorothy K. Hall. 2003. The Effect of Sub-Pixel Areal Distribution of Snow on the Estimation of Snow Depth From Spaceborne Passive Microwave Instruments. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 2003. IGARSS '03. Proceedings. 2003 IEEE International 4:2834.

Klein, Andrew G. 2003. Determination of Broadband Albedos of Partially Snow-Covered Sites for Validation of MODIS Snow Albedo Retrievals. Eastern Snow Conference 60:23-35.

Klein, Andrew G. and Ann C. Barnett. 2003. Validation of Daily MODIS Snow Cover Maps of the Upper Rio Grande River Basin for the 2000-2001 Snow Year. Remote Sensing of Environment 86:162-176.

Maurer, Edwin P., Joshua D. Rhoads, Ralph O. Dubayah, and Dennis P. Lettenmaier. 2003. Evaluation of the Snow-Covered Area Data Product From MODIS. Hydrologic Processes 17(1):59-71.

Mauer, E. P., J. D. Rhoads, R. O. Dubayah, and D. P. Lettenmaier. 2003. Evaluation of the Snow-Covered Area Data Product from MODIS. Hydrological Processes 17:59-71.

Platnick, S., M. D. King, and S. A. Ackerman, et al. 2003. The MODIS Cloud Products: Algorithms and Examples From Terra. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Transactions on Geosciences and Remote Sensing 41(2):459-473.

Riggs, George A., and Dorothy K. Hall. 2003. Reduction of Cloud Obscuration in the MODIS Snow Data Product. Eastern Snow Conference 60:205-212.

Zhou, X., and S. Li. 2003. Comparison Between In Situ and MODIS-Derived Spectral Reflectances of Snow and Sea Ice in the Amundsen Sea, Antarctica. International Journal of Remote Sensing 24 (December):5011-5032.


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Bitner, D., T. Carroll, D. Cline, and P. Romanov. 2002. An Assessment of the Differences Between Three Satellite Snow Cover Mapping Techniques. Hydrological Processes 16(18):3723-3733. DOI: 10.1002/hyp.1231

Bussiéres, Normand, de Séve, and Ann E. Walker. 2002. Evaluation of MODIS Snow-Cover Products Over Canadian Regions. Proceedings of IGARSS’02, Toronto, Canada 2302-2304.

Calvin, W. M., M. Milman, and H. H. Kieffer. 2002. Reflectance of Antarctica From 3 to 5 mu m: Discrimination of Surface Snow and Cloud Properties. Annals of Glaciology 34:121-126.

Hall, Dorothy K., Riched E. J. Kelly, George A. Riggs, Alfred T. C. Chang, and James L. Foster. 2002. Assessment of the Relative Accuracy of Hemispheric-Scale Snow-Cover Maps. Annals of Glaciology 34:24-30.

Hall, Dorothy K., George A. Riggs, Vincent V. Salomonson, Nicolo E. DiGirolamo, and Klaus J. Bayr. 2002. MODIS Snow-Cover Products. Remote Sensing of Environment 83(1-2):181-194.

Hall, Dorothy K., Rune Solbert, and George A. Riggs. 2002. Validation of Satellite Snow-Cover Maps in North America and Norway. Eastern Snow Conference 59:55-63.

Justice, C. O. 2002. An overview of MODIS Land data processing and product status. Remote Sensing of Environment 83(1) 3-15.

Klein, Andrew G., and Julienne Stroeve. 2002. Development and Validation of a Snow Albedo Algorithm for the MODIS Instrument. Annals of Glaciology 34:45-52.

Scharfen, G, S. Khalsa. 2002. Assessing the utility of MODIS for monitoring snow and sea ice extent. Observing our cryosphere from space : techniques and methods for monitoring for snow and ice with regard to climate change 122-127.

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Hall, Dorothy K., James L. Foster, Vincent V. Salomonson, Andrew G. Klein, and J. Y. L. Chien. 2001. Development of a Technique to Assess Snow-Cover Mapping Errors From Space. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing (39)2:432-438.

Hall, Dorothy K., George A. Riggs, and Vincent V. Salomonson. 2001. Algorithm Theoretical Basis Document (ATBD) for the MODIS Snow and Sea Ice-Mapping Algorithms. http://modis-snow-ice.gsfc.nasa.gov/atbd.html.

Hall, Dorothy K., George A. Riggs, Vincent V. Salomonson, and Janet Y. L. Chien. 2001. Snow-Cover Variability in North America in the 2000-2001 Winter as Determined From MODIS Snow Products. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 2001. IGARSS '01. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 2001 International 3:1206-1208.

Hall, Dorothy K., George A Riggs, Vincent V. Salomonson, and Greg R. Scharfen. 2001. Early Results From the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Global Snow and Ice Cover Products. IGARSS 2000; Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 2000 International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium: Taking the Pulse of the Planet; the Role of Remote Sensing in Managing the Environment: July 24-28, 2000: Honolulu, HI, United States 4:1763-1765.

Hall, Dorothy K., George A Riggs, Vincent V. Salomonson, and Greg R. Scharfen. 2001. Earth Observing System (EOS) Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Global Snow-Cover Maps. IAHS Proceedings and Reports 267:55-60.

Hall, Dorothy K., George A Riggs, and Vincent V. Salomonson. 2001. Mapping Global Snow Cover Using Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Data. Glaciological Data 33-36.

Qu, Jianhe, G. Serafino, M. Kafatos, R. Lathrop, and J. Trimble. 2001. New Application of Earth Science Remote Sensing Data at NASA/GESDISC: Remote Sensing Information Partner (RSIP) With Rutgers University. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 2001. IGARSS '01. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 2001 International 5:2289-2291.

Justice, Chris, et al. 2001. The Availability and Status of MODIS Land Data Products. The Earth Observer 12(6):10-17.

Li, S., X. Zhou, K. Morris, and M. Jeffries. 2001. The Spatial Variability of Summer Sea Ice in the Amundsen Sea Seen From MODIS, RADARSAT SCANSAR and LANDSAT 7 ETM+ Images. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 2001 International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, Sydney Australia, 9-13 July 160-162.

Nolin, Anne W. and Allan Frei. 2001. Remote Sensing of Snow and Characterization of Snow Albedo for Climate Simulations. Remote Sensing and Climate Modeling: Synergies and Limitations 159-180.

Riggs, George A., Dorothy K. Hall, Jeffrey R. Key, Janet P. Hardy, and Susan Frankenstein. 2001. Initial Evaluation of MODIS Sea Ice Observations. Eastern Snow Conference 58:327-331.


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Barton, J.S., D.K. Hall and G.A. Riggs, 2000: Remote Sensing of Fractional Snow Cover Using Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Data, Eastern Snow Conference 57: 171-183.

Derksen, C. and E. LeDrew. 2000. Variability and Change in Terrestrial Snow Cover: Data Acquisition and Links to the Atmosphere. Progress in Physical Geography 24(4):469-498. http://ppg.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/24/4/469.

Diner, David J., et al. 2000. Level 2 Cloud Detection and Classificaiton Algorithm Theoretical Basis. www-misr.jpl.nasa.gov.

Hall, Dorothy K., and George A Riggs. 2000. Early Analysis of the EOS MODIS Snow Cover Data Products. Eastern Snow Conference 57:159-160.

Jin, Y.F, C.B. Schaaf, F. Gao, X.W. Li, A.H. Strahler, and X.B. Zeng. 2000. How Does Snow Impact the Albedo of Vegetated Land Surfaces as Analyzed With MODIS Data? Geophysical Research Letters 29(10).

McLean, Brad, et al. 2000. Remote Sensing Data Sets for Monitoring Snow Extent. AGU Fall Meeting 2000, session H52B-08.

Scharfen, Greg R., Dorothy K. Hall, Siri Jodha Singh Khalsa, Jason D. Wolfe, Melinda C. Marquis, George A. Riggs, and Brad McLean. 2000. Accessing the MODIS Snow and Ice Products at the NSIDC DAAC. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 2000. IGARSS 2000. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) International Conference 2059-2061.

Scharfen, Greg and Annette Varani. 2000. Searching for NOAA Data: Empowering Users and Streamlining Information Access. Earth System Monitor 10(4):1-16.

Serreze, M.C., R.G. Barry. 2000. Atmospheric components of the Arctic Ocean hydrologic budget assessed from rawinsonde data. NATO Science Series, 2: Environmental Security 70 141-161.


1999 [top]

Winther, J. G., D. K. Hall. 1999. Satellite-derived snow coverage related to hydropower production in Norway: present and future. International Journal of Remote Sensing 20(15-16) 2991-3008.


1998 [top]

Klein, Andrew G., Dorothy K. Hall, George A. Riggs. 1998. Improving snow cover mapping in forests through the use of a canopy reflectance model. Hydrological Processes 12(10/11) 1723-1744.


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