This page contains download links to publications from NWP SAF. This includes visiting scientist reports, technical reports, and peer-reviewed publications in which NWP SAF work was a large component.

Visiting Scientist reports

TitleAuthor(s)DateDoc ID
RTTOV v12 Beta Reports And ResponsesJames Hocking, B.J. Sohn, Robin Faulwetter, Simon Proud, Sylvain Heilliette, Louis-Francois Meunier, Philippe Chambon19/12/2016NWPSAF-MO-TV-039
Atmospheric clear-sky Radiative Transfer
model intercomparison at mm/submm
Juan R. Pardo and Peter Rayer
Optimization of ASCAT data assimilation in global NWPWenming Lin, Marcos Portabella, Ad Stoffelen, Jur Vogelzang, Giovanna De Chiara
An investigation of the impact of the assimilation of M-T SAPHIR data in the Met Office data assimilation systemIndira Rani, William Bell, Amy Doherty, and Stuart Newman
ASCAT-6.25 validation on coastal jets – 2Isabel Monteiro
Constrained adaptive bias correction for satellite radiance assimilation in the ECMWF 4D-Var system Wei Han and Niels Bormann
Assessment of the mesospheric temperature sounding channels of SSMISBenjamin Ruston06/06/2016NWPSAF-MO_VS-053
Comparison of MFASIS fast RT model and RTTOV-12Leonhard Scheck28/06/2016NWPSAF-MO_VS-054
An evaluation of FY-3C satellite data quality at ECMWF and the Met OfficeQifeng Lu, Heather Lawrence, Niels Bormann, Steve English, Katie Lean, Nigel Atkinson, William Bell, Fabien Carminati11/11/2015NWPSAF-EC-VS-027
ASCAT-6.25 validation on coastal jetsIsabel Monteiro, Jur Vogelzang and Ad Stoffelen28/10/2015NWPSAF-KN-VS-015
Investigation into the partitioning of cloud signals into IASI reconstructed radiancesOlaf Stiller, Fiona Smith, and
Christina Köpken-Watts
On mesoscale analysis and ASCAT ambiguity removalWenming Lin, Marcos Portabella, Jur Vogelzang, Ad Stoffelen, Anton Verhoef05/08/2015NWPSAF-KN-VS-014
MFASIS - a fast radiative transfer method for the visible spectrumLeonhard Scheck10/07/2015NWPSAF-MO-VS-051
Microwave Surface Emissivity over sea-iceFabrizio Baordo and Alan Geer02/07/2015NWPSAF-EC-VS-026
Preliminary studies towards the use of IASI PC products in the Météo-France global data assimilation systemS. Guedj, V. Guidard and J.-F. Mahfouf20/02/2015NWPSAF-MF-VS-005
The RTTOV UWiremis module: Investigation into the angular dependence of IR surface emissivityEva Borbas13/10/2014NWPSAF-MO-VS-050
Validation of foam coverage derived from wave dissipative energy from a wave model for RTTOVM. Anguelova, L.-F. Meunier, M. Bettenhausen, P.Janssen and S. English.10/07/2014NWPSAF-EC-VS-025
The Zeeman effect implementation for SSMIS in ARTS v. RTTOVRichard Larsson10/06/2014NWPSAF-MO-VS-049
Improved ocean emissivity modelling for assimilation of microwave imagers using foam coverage derived from a wave modelLouis-François Meunier, Stephen English and Peter Janssen24/02/2014NWPSAF-EC-VS-024
Evaluation of control variables for the assimilation of cloud-affected infrared radiancesPauline Martinet, William Bell, Ed Pavelin and John Eyre27/05/2013NWPSAF-MO-VS-048
Signatures of upscale and downscale energy transfer deduced from a third-order structure function analysis of scatterometer winds over the tropical PacificGregory P. King, Jur Vogelzang and Ad Stoffelen26/03/2013NWPSAF-KN-VS-013
Second-order structure function analysis of scatterometer winds over the tropical Pacific: Part 2. Rainy and dry regionsGregory P. King, Jur Vogelzang and Ad Stoffelen26/03/2013NWPSAF-KN-VS-012
Cloud information from high spectral resolution IR soundersKozo Okamoto, Anthony P. McNally and William Bell28/09/2012NWPSAF-EC-VS-022
IASI Channel Selection for Reconstructed RadiancesA. D. Collard20/07/2012NWPSAF-MO-VS-047
Polarization options for the EPS-SG
Maria Belmonte Rivas, Ad Stoffelen and Gerd-Jan Van Zadelhoff01/07/2012NWPSAF-KN-VS-009
Report on land surface data assimilation activities in Europe and the Americas in the context of NWP SAF objectivesLuis Gustavo Goncalves de Goncalves and Joao Gerd Zell de Mattos11/04/2012NWPSAF-EC-VS-021
Evaluation of FY-3B data and an assessment of passband shifts in AMSU-A and MSU during the period 1978 – 2012Qifeng Lu and William Bell28/03/2012NWPSAF-EC-VS-023
TELSEM 1D-var experiments at the Met Office: final reportFilipe Aires, Sreerekha Thonipparambil, Catherine Prigent and Roger Saunders21/02/2012NWPSAF-MO-VS-046
Explicit handling of surface emission for the exploitation of high spectral resolution infrared satellite sounding radiances from IASI over land and sea-iceB. Ruston and A. McNally21/02/2012NWPSAF-EC-VS-020
Second-order structure function analysis of
scatterometer winds over the Tropical Pacific:
Part 1. Spectra and Structure Functions
Gregory P. King, Jur Vogelzang and Ad Stoffelen03/02/2012NWPSAF-KN-VS-008
Evaluation of the 15 min. NWC SAF High Resolution AMVsJavier García Pereda03/01/2012NWPSAF-MO-VS-044
Evaluation of new hourly GOES AMVs with
Expected Error
David Santek01/10/2011NWPSAF-EC-VS-019
Development of the GPU-based RTTOV-7
IASI and AMSU Radiative Transfer Models
Bormin Huang, Jarno Mielikainen, Hung-Lung Allen Huang, and Roger Saunders04/07/2011NWPSAF-MO-VS-043
FASTEM-4 ValidationQuanhua Liu16/06/2011NWPSAF-MO-VS-045
An evaluation of the FY-3A sounding radiance observationsQifeng Lu, W. Bell, P. Bauer, N. Bormann and C. Peubey04/10/2010NWPSAF-EC-VS-018
The RTTOV UWiremis IR land surface emissivity moduleEva E. Borbas and Benjamin C. Ruston02/06/2010NWPSAF-MO-VS-042
Ozone information from high spectral resolution infrared soundersW.Han and A.McNally01/05/2010NWPSAF-EC-VS-017
Comparison of CPTEC AIRS L2 intercomparison and validation with Met Office IASI L2 intercomparison and validationSimone Costa01/03/2010NWPSAF-MO-VS-041
TELSEM: a Tool to Estimate Land Surface Emissivities at Microwave frequenciesF.Aires, C.Prigent, F.Bernardo, C.Jiménez, R.Saunders and P.Brunel01/11/2009NWPSAF-MO-VS-040
Improving the assimilation of IASI and ATOVS data in polar region and limited area modelsRoger Randriamampianina, Fiona Hilton and Brett Candy14/10/2009NWPSAF-MO-VS-039
Synoptic assessment of AMV errorsRenato Galante Negri and Mary Forsythe04/06/2009NWPSAF-MO-VS-038
Comparison of progress in assimilating cloud-affected microwave radiances at NCEP, ECMWF, JMA and the Met OfficeMin-Jeong Kim, Steve English, Peter Bauer, Alan Geer and Kozo Okamoto23/10/2008NWPSAF-MO-VS-037
Bias correction of window channels on microwave and infrared soundersWei Han and Anthony McNally01/08/2008NWPSAF-EC-VS-016
Tools for improved use of hyperspectral IR observationsBenjamin Ruston15/08/2008NWPSAF-MO-VS-036
Using simulated satellite images to improve the characterization of Atmospheric Motion Vectors (AMVs) and their errors for Numerical Weather PredictionLueder von Bremen01/04/2008NWPSAF-EC-VS-015
ASCAT coastal AWDP prototypeMarcos Portabella, Anton Verhoef, and Ad Stoffelen20/03/2008NWPSAF-KN-VS-007

Incorporation of the JCSDA Zeeman RT model in RTTOV v9

Y. Han11/12/2007NWPSAF-MO-VS-035
Investigation of the suitability of the 6S radiative transfer model to extend RTTOV to solar wavelengthsN. Huneeus13/12/2007NWPSAF-MO-VS-034
Comparison of radiative transfer models for AMSU-B in presence of ice cloudsN. Courcoux, A. Doherty, T. R. Sreerekha24/05/2007NWPSAF-MO-VS-020
Towards the assimilation of satellite microwave observations over land: feasibility studies using SSMI/S, AMSU-A and AMSU-BF. Karbou, N. Bormann, J-N. Thépaut01/01/2007NWPSAF-EC-VS-010

SMOS Community Microwave Emission Model (SMOS-CHEM)

T.R.H. Holmes18/12/2006NWPSAF-EC-VS-014

Incorporation of RTTOV-8 in the JCSDA CRTM

P.F.W. van Delst and R.W. Saunders29/09/2006NWPSAF-MO-VS-022

91-level ECMWF diverse profile dataset

F. Chevallier30/06/2006NWPSAF-EC-VS-013

CIMMS Liaison Meeting, 15-17 May 2006 (password protected — NWPSAF members only)

N. Atkinson, P. Brunel and P. Marguinaud01/05/2006NWPSAF-MO-VS-021

Quantitative precipitation estimation from satellite data (password protected — NWPSAF members only)

S. Laviola15/04/2006NWPSAF-MO-VS-024

RTTOVCLD version 8: Independent Assessment, v1.1

C.J. Merchant, O. Embury, C.P. Old03/04/2006NWPSAF-MO-VS-018

The validation of cloud detection for AIRS

W. Gräsle20/01/2006NWPSAF-EC-VS-012
Validation of background error covariances for radiance assimilationR. Hess20/01/2006NWPSAF-EC-VS-011
Implementation Plan for a NRT global ASCAT soil moisture product for NWP 
Part 1: NWP User Community Requirements SummaryR.A. Kidd25/07/2005NWPSAF-MO-VS-025
Part 2: METOP ASCAT Data Streams and Data FormatsR.A. Kidd27/06/2005NWPSAF-MO-VS-026
Part 3: Azimuthal Anisotrophy of Scatterometer Measurements over LandZ. Bartalis14/09/2005NWPSAF-MO-VS-027
Part 4: Discrete Global Grid SystemsR.A. Kidd20/12/2005NWPSAF-MO-VS-028
Part 5: Implementation Plan for a Soil Moisture Product for NWPW. Wagner05/12/2005NWPSAF-MO-VS-029
Part 6: Selection of resampling ProcedureZ. Bartalis07/09/2005NWPSAF-MO-VS-030
Part 7: Definition of Quality FlagsK. Scipal31/08/2005NWPSAF-MO-VS-031
Part 9: ERS-METOP Scatterometer Cross-CalibrationK. Scipal11/01/2006NWPSAF-MO-VS-033

Visit to EUMETSAT to discuss AMVs (26-29 June 2005) v1.3

M. Forsythe and M.Doutriaux-Boucher12/09/2005NWPSAF-MO-VS-016

Comparison of radiative transfer model jacobians in the presence of hydrometeors between JCSDA model and NWP SAF model

G. Wick01/05/2005NWPSAF-MO-VS-023
Use of AIRS cloudy radiancesM. Dahoui, F. Rabier, L. Lavanant and N. Fourrié31/12/2004NWPSAF-MF-VS-004
RTTOVSCATT model summary & reviewer comments A. Gasiewski15/06/2004NWPSAF-MO-VS-014

Technical Reports

TitleAuthor(s)DateDoc ID
A visible/infrared multiple-scattering model for RTTOVJames Hocking20/12/2016NWPSAF-MO-TR-031
NE∆T specification and monitoring for
microwave sounders
Nigel Atkinson17/12/2016NWPSAF-MO-TR-033
Radiometric calibration for microwave
Nigel Atkinson8/12/2016NWPSAF-MO-TR-034
Two-dimensional variational ambiguity removal (2DVAR)Jur Vogelzang 03/10/2016NWPSAF-KN-TR-004
ASCAT-6.25 ValidationJur Vogelzang19/05/2016NWPSAF-KN-TV-009
Diverse profile datasets from the ECMWF 137-level short-range forecastsReima Eresmaa and Anthony McNally30/10/2014NWPSAF-EC-TR-017
The orientation of SeaWinds wind vector cellsJur Vogelzang and Anton Verhoef22/10/2014NWPSAF-KN-TR-003
Estimation of background error correlation functionsJur Vogelzang20/10/2014NWPSAF-KN-TR-023
Research and Development in Europe on Global Application of the OceanSat-2 Scatterometer Winds Ad Stoffelen, Anton Verhoef, Jeroen Verspeek, Jur Vogelzang, Gert-Jan Marseille, Tilly Driesenaar, Yun Risheng, Giovanna De Chiara, Christophe Payan, James Cotton, Abderrahim Bentamy and Marcos Portabella27/05/2013NWPSAF-KN-TR-022
How to calculate wind spectraJur Vogelzang04/04/2013NWPSAF-KN-TR-008
MACC profile datasetReima Eresmaa, Angela Benedetti and Anthony P. McNally 21/02/2012NWPSAF-EC-TR-015
GOME-2 and IASI collocationNigel Atkinson12/10/2009NWPSAF-MO-TR-023

Peer-reviewed publications

De Angelis, F., Cimini, N., Hocking, J., Martinet, P., Kneifel, S.RTTOV-gb – adapting the fast radiative transfer model RTTOV for the assimilation of ground-based microwave radiometer observationsGeosci. Model Development doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2721-20162016
Larsson, R., M. Milz, P. Rayer, R. Saunders, W. Bell, A. Booton, S. A. Buehler, P. Eriksson, and V. JohnModeling the Zeeman effect in high altitude SSMIS channels for numerical weather prediction profiles: comparing a fast model and a line-by-line modelAtmos. Meas. Tech. doi:10.5194/amt-9-841-2016, 2016 , Vol 9, pp 841-8572016
Lupu, C., C. Cardinali and A. P. McNallyAdjoint-based forecast sensitivity applied for tuning observation error variancesSubmitted (and accepted with minor revision) to Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc.2015
Lin, W., M. Portabella, A. Stoffelen, A. Verhoef and A. TurielASCAT Wind Quality Control Near RainIEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, doi:10.1109/TGRS.2015.2392372, Vol 53 (8), pp 4165-41772015
Salonen, K., J. Cotton, N. Bormann and M. ForsytheCharacterising AMV height assignment error by comparing best-fit pressure statistics from the Met Office and ECMWF systemsJournal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, Vol 54, pp 225-2422015
Hwang, P. A.*, A. Stoffelen, G.-J. van Zadelhoff, W. Perrie, B. Zhang, H. Li, and H. ShenCross-polarization geophysical model function for C-band radar backscattering from the ocean surface and wind speed retrievalJ. Geophys. Res. Oceans, doi:10.1002/2014JC010439, Vol 1202015
Vogelzang, J., G.P. King and A. StoffelenSpatial variances of wind fields: their sensitivity to sampling strategy and their relation to second-order structure functions and spectraJ. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1002/2014JC010239, Vol 120 20152015
Vidot, J. , A. J. Baran, and P. BrunelA new ice cloud parametrization for infrared radiative transfer simulation of cloudy radiances: Evaluation and optimisation with IIR observations and ice cloud profile retrieval productsJournal of Geophysical Research. Atmospheresdoi: 10.1002/2015JD023462, Vol 120, pp 6937-69512015
Smith A., Atkinson N. , Bell W. and Doherty A.An initial assessment of observations from the Suomi-NPP satellite: data from the Cross-track Infrared Sounder (CrIS)Atmospheric Science Letters DOI: 10.1002/asl2.551 20152015
Panfilova, M. A., M. B. Kanevsky, G. N. Balandina, V. Yu. Karaev, A. Stoffelen, A. VerhoefDetermination of the Wind-Velocity Vector Above the Ocean Surface Using the Image Spectrum of a Polarimetric Radar with Synthesized ApertureRadiophysics and Quantum Electronics2015
Doherty A., Atkinson N., Bell W., and Smith A.An Assessment of Data from the Advanced Technology Microwave Sounder at the Met OfficeAdvances in Meteorology
Alemohammad, Seyed Hamed, Kaighin A. McColl, Alexandra G. Konings, Dara Entekhabi, Ad StoffelenCharacterization of precipitation product errors across the US using multiplicative Triple CollocationHydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss. , Vol 12, pp 2527-25592015
Houchi, K., A. Stoffelen, G.J. Marseille and J. de KloeStatistical Quality Control of High-Resolution Winds of Different Radiosonde Types for Climatology AnalysisJ. Atm. Oceanic Technol., 2015, 32, 1796-1812, doi:DOI: 10.1175/JTECH-D-14-00160.12015
Brocca, L., C. Massari, L. Ciabatta, W. Wagner, A. StoffelenRemote Sensing of Terrestrial Rainfall From Ku-Band ScatterometersIEEE J. of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing2015
Fois, F., P. Hoogeboom, F.Le Chevalier, A. StoffelenFuture Ocean Scatterometry: On the Use of Cross-Polar Scattering to Observe Very High WindsIEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing2015
Fois, Franco, Peter Hoogeboom, Fran?ois Le Chevalier, Ad StoffelenAn analytical model for the description of the full polarimetric sea surface Doppler signatureJournal of Geophysical Research:Oceans2015
Hasager, Charlotte B.*, Alexis Mouche, Merete Badger, Ferhat Bingöl, Ioanna Karagali, Tilly Driesenaar, Ad Stoffelen, Alfredo Peña, Nicolas LongépéOffshore wind climatology based on synergetic use of Envisat ASAR, ASCAT and QuikSCATRemote Sensing of Environment , Vol 156, pp 247–2632015
Fois, F., P. Hoogeboom, F. Le Chevalier, A. Stoffelen, A. MoucheDopSCAT: A mission concept for simultaneous measurements of marine winds and surface currentsJournal of Geophysical Research: Oceans2015
Lin, W., M. Portabella, A. Stoffelen, A. Turiel, A. VerhoefRain Identification in ASCAT Winds Using Singularity AnalysisIEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters , Vol 11, pp 1519-15232014
King, Gregory P., Jur Vogelzang, Ad StoffelenSecond-order structure function analysis of scatterometer winds over the Tropical Pacific: Part 1. Spectra and Structure FunctionsJournal of Geophysical Research: Oceans2014
Peubey C. and William BellThe influence of frequency shifts in microwave sounder channels on NWP analyses and forecasts.Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00016.1, Vol 31, pp 788-8072014
King, Gregory P., Jur Vogelzang, Ad StoffelenUpscale and downscale energy transfer over the tropical Pacific revealed by scatterometer windsJournal of Geophysical Research: Oceans2014
Belmonte-Rivas, M., A. Stoffelen and G.J. van ZadelhoffThe Benefit of HH and VV Polarizations in Retrieving Extreme Wind Speeds for an ASCAT-Type ScatterometerIEEE Gosci. Remote Sensing Letters, doi:10.1109/TGRS.2013.2280876, Vol 52 (7), pp 4273-42802014
R. EresmaaImager-assisted cloud detection for assimilation of Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer radiancesQJRMS, DOI: 10.1002/qj.23042014
Lu, Q. and W. BellCharacterising channel center frequencies in AMSU-A and MSU microwave sounding instrumentsJournal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00136.1, Vol 31, pp 1713-17322014
Sun, X. J., R. W. Zhang, G. J. Marseille, A. Stoffelen, D. Donovan, L. Liu, J. ZhaoThe performance of Aeolus in heterogeneous atmospheric conditions using high-resolution radiosonde dataAtmos. Meas. Tech doi:10.5194/amt-7-2695-2014, pp 2695–27172014
Mccoll, Kaighin A., Jur Vogelzang, Alexandra G Konings, Dara Entekhabi, María Piles, Ad StoffelenExtended Triple Collocation: estimating errors and correlation coefficients with respect to an unknown targetGeophysical Research Letters2014
Vidot, J. and E. BorbasLand surface VIS/NIR BRDF atlas for RTTOV-11: Model and validation against SEVIRI Land SAF albedo productQ.J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc. Article first published online: 12FEB 2014. DOI: 10.1002/qj.22882014
Megner, L., D.G.H. Tan, H. Kornich, A. Horanyi, A. Stoffelen and G.J. MarseilleLinearity aspects of the ensemble of data assimilations techniqueQuart. J. Royal Meteor. Soc., 2014, doi:DOI:10.1002/qj.23622014
Negri, R.G., L.A.T. Machado, S. English and M.ForsytheCombining a cloud-resolving model with satellite for cloud process model simulation validationJ. Appl Met and Clim, 53, 521-5332014
Weston P P, W Bell and J R EyreAccounting for correlated error in the assimilation of high resolution sounders.Q J R Meteorol Soc., 2013. Accepted manuscript online: 3 Dec 2013, DOI: 10.1002/qj.23062013
Saunders, R.W, T.A.Blackmore, B.Candy, P.N.Francis and T.J.Hewison.Monitoring Satellite Radiance Biases Using NWP ModelsGeoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on (Volume:51, Issue: 3)2013
McNally, A., M.Bonavita and J-N ThepautThe role of satellite data in the forecasting of hurricane SandyMon.Wea. Rev2013
Eyre, J. R., and P. P. WestonThe impact of the temporal spacing of observations on analysis errors in an idealised data assimilation system.Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc.2013
Lin, W., M. Portabella, A. Stoffelen and A. VerhoefOn the characteristics of ASCAT wind direction ambiguitiesAtmospheric Measurement Techniques, Vol 6, pp 1053-20132013
Bormann,N . Anne Fouilloux and William BellEvaluation and assimilation of ATMS data in the ECMWF systemJournal of Geophysical Research. doi:10.1002/2013JD020325, Vol 118, pp 12,970-12,9802013
John, V. O., Parker, D. E., Buehler, S. A., Price, J., and R. SaundersAnalysis of upper-tropospheric humidity in tropical descent regions using observed and modelled radiances.Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 13, doi:10.5194/acpd-13-10547-2013, pp 10547-105602013
Verhoef, A., M. Portabella and A. StoffelenHigh-resolution ASCAT scatterometer winds near the coastIEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, pp 2481-24872012
Verspeek, J., A. Stoffelen, A. Verhoef and M. PortabellaImproved ASCAT Wind Retrieval Using NWP Ocean CalibrationIEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, pp 2488-24942012
Portabella, M., A. Stoffelen, W. Lin, A. Turiel, A. Verhoef, J. Verspeek and J. Ballabrera-PoyRain Effects on ASCAT-Retrieved Winds: Toward an Improved Quality ControlIEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, pp 2495-25062012
Vogelzang, J. and A. StoffelenScatterometer wind vector products for application in meteorology and oceanographyJ. Sea Res. In Print2012
Chakraborty, A., R. Kumar and A. StoffelenValidation of ocean surface winds from the OCEANSAT-2 scatterometer using triple collocationRemote Sensing Letters, Vol 4, pp 85-912012
Portabella, M., A. Stoffelen, A. Verhoef and J. VerspeekA new method for improving ASCAT wind quality controlIEEE Gosci. Remote Sensing Letters, pp 579-583,2012
Belmonte, M., J. Verspeek, A. Verhoef and A. StoffelenBayesian sea ice detection with the Advanced ScatterometerIEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, pp 2649-26572012
Lin, C.C., M. Betto, M. Belmonte-Rivas, A. Stoffelen and J. de KloeEPS-SG Windscatterometer Concept Tradeoffs and Wind Retrieval Performance AssessmentIEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, pp 2458-24722012
Martinet P, Fourrié N, Guidard V, Rabier F, Montmerle T and Brunel PTowards the use of microphysical variables for the assimilation of cloud-affected infrared radiancesQ. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc.2012
Qifeng Lu, W. Bell, P. Bauer, N. Bormann and C. PeubeyCharacterising the FY-3A Microwave Temperature Sounder Using the ECMWF ModelJournal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-10-05008.1, Vol 28, pp 1373-13892011
Lu Q., W. Bell, N. Bormann, P. Bauer, C. Peubey, A. GeerImproved Assimilation of Data from China's FY-3A Microwave Temperature Sounder (MWTS)Atmospheric Science Letters. DOI: 10.1002/asl.3542011
Lu Q., W. Bell, P. Bauer, N. Bormann and C. PeubeyAn evaluation of FY-3A satellite data for numerical weather predictionQ.J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc. DOI: 10.1002/qj.834, Vol 137, pp 1298-13112011