Rapid Prototyping Capability

for Earth-Sun System Sciences

Publications as of 31 July 2009



Journal Manuscripts

    1. Anantharaj, V.G., U.S. Nair, P. Lawrence, T.N. Chase, S. Christopher, and T. Jones, 2009 (in review): Comparison of satellite-derived TOA shortwave fluxes to estimates from GCM simulations constrained by satellite observations of land surface characteristics. International Journal of Climate.
    2. Durbha, S. S., N. Younan, and R. King, (in preparation) "Validation of NASA-CASA model for terrestrial carbon pools in Mississippi"
    3. Han, Fengxiang X., Jian Chen, Surya S. Durbha, Nicolas H. Younan, Roger L. King, and Zhiling Long. (in preparation) "Development of County-level Terrestrial Carbon Pool for Carbon Credit Market in Mississippi"
    4. Han, Fengxiang X., Roger L. King, Jeffrey S. Lindner, Tzu-Yi Yu, David L. Monts, Surya S. Durbha, Nicolas H. Younan, Yi Su, John C. Luthe, and M. John Plodinec. (in review) "Nutrient Fertilizer Requirements for Sustainable Biomass Supply to Meet U.S. Bioenergy Goal," Biomass and Bioenergy.
    5. Lu, Q., Y. Ling, V. Anantharaj, J. Xu, and F.J. Turk, 2009 (in review): Verification of Precipitation Forecasts Using a Weighted Fuzzy Method. J. of Applied Meteorology and Climatology.
    6. Luo, Y., P.R. Houser, V.G. Anantharaj, X. Fan, G.J.M. De Lannoy, and X. Zhan (in preparation): Potential L-Band Aquarius Radiometer and Scatterometer Soil Moisture Products from an Observing System Simulation Experiment. [To be submitted to IEEE Transactions on Geosciences and Remote Sensing]
    7. Mahmood, R. and 40 co-authors including V.G. Anantharaj, 2009 (in review): Impacts of land use land cover climate and future research priorities. Bulletin of American Meteorological Society.
    8. Mostovoy, G.V., V.G. Anantharaj, Y. Ling, P.R. Houser, 2009 (in preparation): Impact of using different GPM-proxy precipitation products on spatial-temporal variability of soil moisture. [To be submitted to Journal of Hydrometeorology]
    9. Mostovoy, G.V., V.G. Anantharaj, and F. Hosssain, 2009 (in preparation): Uncertainty analysis of soil moisture simulations related to precipitation input errors. [To be submitted to Advances in Water Resources]
    10. Mostovoy, G. V., and V. G. Anantharaj, 2008: Observed and simulated soil moisture variability over the Lower Mississippi Delta Region. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 9(6), 1125-1150. DOI: 10.1175/2008JHM999.1
    11. Mostovoy, G. V., V. Anantharaj, R. L. King, and M. L. Filippova, 2008: Interpretation of the relationship between skin temperature and vegetation fraction: Effect of subpixel soil temperature variability. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 29(10), 2819-2831. DOI: 10.1080/01431160701395286
    12. Shrestha, R., P.R. Houser, and V.G. Anantharaj, (in preparation): Development and test of Optimal Merging of Precipitation (OMP) obtained from various sources. [To be submitted to Hydrology and Earth System Sciences]
    13. Turk, F.J, G. Mostovoy and V. Anantharaj (in press): The NRL-Blend High Resolution Precipitation Product and its Application to Land Surface Hydrology. Satellite Application for Surface Hydrology (F. Hossain and M. Gebremichael, Editors). Springer Verlag.
    14. Turk, F.J., G.V. Mostovoy and V.G. Anantharaj, 2009 (accepted for publication): Soil moisture sensitivity to NRL-Blend high resolution precipitation products: Analysis of simulations with Two Land Surface Models, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing (J-STARS), Special Issue.
    15. Turlapaty, A.C., N.H. Younan, and V.G. Anantharaj, 2008 (in review): A pattern recognition based approach to consistency analysis of geophysical datasets. Computers and Geosciences.
    16. Turlapaty, A.C., V.G. Anantharaj, N.H. Younan, and F.J. Turk, 2009 (in review): Precipitation data fusion using vector space transformation and artificial neural networks. Pattern Recognition Letters.
    17. Wu, Y., U.S. Nair, R.A. Pielke, R. McNider, S.A. Christopher and V.G. Anantharaj, 2009 (in press): Impact of land surface heterogeneity on mesoscale atmospheric dispersion. Boundary Layer Meteorology.
    18. Yilmaz, T., P.R. Houser, R. Shrestha, and V. Anantharaj, 2009 (in review): Optimally Merging Precipitation to minimize Land Surface Modeling Errors. J. of Applied Meteorology and Climatology.

Conferences and Workshops

    1. Anantharaj, V.G., U.S. Nair, P. Lawrence, T.N. Chase, S. Christopher, and T. Jones, 2009 (accepted): Comparison of CERES TOA shortwave fluxes to CCSM3 simulations with MODIS-derived land surface parameters. Water in a Changing Climate. i2-3. 6th International Scientific Conference on the Global Energy and Water Cycle & 2nd Integrated Land Ecosystems-Atmosphere Processes Study Conference, 24-28 August 2009. Melbourne, Australia. [poster presentation]
    2. Anantharaj V., G. Mostovoy, B. Li, C. Peters-Lidard, P.R. Houser, R. Moorhead, and S. Kumar, 2007: Rapid prototyping of soil moisture estimates using NASA Land Information System. Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract IN31C-04. 10-14 December 2007, San Francisco. [oral presentation]
    3. Anantharaj V., G.V. Mostovoy and F.J. Turk, 2009: Sensitivity of simulated land surface states to different GPM-proxy precipitation inputs. AGU Joint Assembly, Toronto, Canada, May 2009. [poster presentation]
    4. Anantharaj, V. and J. Turk, 2007: "Evaluation of satellite precipitation products for regional applications," World Meteorological Organization - International Precipitation Working Group Workshop on the Evaluation of High Resolution Precipitation Products, 3-5 December 2007, Geneva, CH. [oral presentation]
    5. Anantharaj, V.G., P. R. Houser, F. J. Turk, C. A. Peterson, F. Hossain, R. J. Moorhead, D. L. Toll, and G. Mostovoy, 2009: Land surface modeling using optimally merged precipitation data from multiple sources. Geophy. Res. Abs., EGU2009-11712. EGU General Assembly, 19-24 April 2009, Vienna, Austria. [oral presentation].
    6. Anantharaj, V.G., P. Houser, Y. Luo, G. Mostovoy, C. Peters-Lidard and B. Li, 2008: High resolution soil moisture estimation in the Mississippi Delta via data assimilation using the NASA Land Information System. NASA Carbon Cycle and Ecosystems Joint Science Workshop. April 28 - May 2, 2008. Adelphi, MD. [poster presentation].
    7. Anantharaj, V. G., U. Nair, D. Berendes, S. Asefi and J. G. Fairman, 2008: Cloud statistics over agricultural and mixed fores areas: Proc. of 5th Conf. GOES Users' Conference, 20-24 January, New Orleans, LA. [poster presentation].
    8. Anantharaj, V. G., U. Nair, A. Song, L. Wasson, S. Christopher, P. J. Fitzpatrick and R. L. King, 2008: Numerical model simulations of regional weather and climate impacts due to changes in historical landuse in lower Mississippi river valley. 22nd Conference on Hydrology and 20th Conference on Climate Variability and Change. 20-24 January, New Orleans, LA. [oral presentation]
    9. Asefi, S., U. Nair, V. G. Anantharaj, K. Knupp, and Y. Wu, 2007: Lake breeze simulations using an integrated RAMS and LIS modeling systems evaluated using ARMOR RADAR observations. 22nd Conference on Hydrology and 20th Conference on Climate Variability and Change. 20-24 January, New Orleans, LA. [oral presentation].
    10. Durbha, S. S., Younan, N., King, R., Han, F. X., Long, Z. (2008). A Rapid Prototyping Capability Experiment to Assess Terrestrial Carbon Pools in Southern United States. 2008 NASA Carbon Cycle and Ecosystems Joint Science Workshop, Maryland, USA.
    11. Fairman, J.G., V.G. Anantharaj, A.J. Song, U.S. Nair and Y. Wu, 2008: Impact of utilization of MODIS derived land products in mesoscale model simulations. NASA Carbon Cycle and Ecosystems Joint Science Workshop. April 28 - May 2, 2008. Adelphi, MD. [poster presentation]
    12. Hill, C. M., P. J. Fitzpatrick, V. G. Anantharaj, and L. Riishojgaard, 2007. A Rapid Prototyping Capability Experiment to Evaluate CrlS/ATMS Observations for Urban Modeling Applications. American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall 2007 Meeting. 10-14 December 2007, San Francisco, California, Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract IN43B-1180. [poster presentation]
    13. Hill, C.M., P. J. Fitzpatrick, X. Fan, V. Anantharaj, M. Masutani, L. P. Riishojgaard, and Y. Li, 2009: An observing system simulation experiment to evaluate CrIS / ATMS observations in modeling a mesoscale weather event. American Meteorological Society - 16th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography, 10-15 January 2009, Phoenix, AZ. [poster presentation].
    14. Houser, P.R., T. Yilmaz, R. Shrestha, and V.Anantharaj, 2009: Land surface modeling using optimally merged precipitation data from multiple sources. Geophy. Res. Abs., EGU2009-13899. EGU General Assembly, 19-24 April 2009, Vienna, Austria. [poster presentation].
    15. Li, B., C. Peters-Lidard, S. V. Kumar, S. Rheingrover and V. G. Anantharaj, 2008: Free drainage or not: an evaluation of simulated soil moisture profiles by the Noah land surface model in the Mississippi region. 22nd Conference on Hydrology. 20-24 January, New Orleans, LA. [oral presentation].
    16. Ling, Y., V. Anantharaj, Q. Lu, J. Turk, P.R. Houser, and J. Sanyal, 2007: A computational framework for the evaluation of satellite precipitation estimates for hydrological applications. Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract IN43B-1178. 10-14 December 2007, San Francisco. [poster presentation]
    17. Lu, Q., Y. Ling, J. Xu, V. Anantharaj, and J. Turk, 2008: A weighted fuzzy verification precipitation forecasts. World Meteorological Organization - 4th International Precipitation Working Group Workshop on Precipitation Measurements, 13-17 October 2008, Beijing, China. [poster presentation].
    18. Luo, Y., P.R. Houser, V.Anantharaj, X. Fan, G.J. De Lannoy, A.C. Turlapaty, 2008: Potential L-Band Aquarius radiometer and scatterometer soil moisture products from an Observing System Simulation Experiment. Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), 2008 Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H23F-1034. 15-19 December 2008, San Francisco [poster presentation].
    19. Mahrooghy, M, V.G. Anantharaj, N.H. Younan, W.A. Petersen, and F.J. Turk, 2009 (in preparation): An adaptive methodology to enhance infrared satellite precipitation estimates using radar observations. P14.26, Proc. of 34th Conf. on Radar Meteorology, 5-9 October 2009, Williamsburg, VA. [scheduled to be poster presentation (accepted)]
    20. Masutani, M., and 31 co-authors, 2007: Joint Observing Systems Simulation Experiments, Proc. of 18th Conf. on Numerical Weather Prediction, 25-29 June 2007, Park City, UT. [oral presentation]
    21. Masutani, M., J. S. Woollen, R. Errico, Y. Xie, T. Zhu, H. Sun, J. Terry, R. Yang, S. Greco, N. Prive, E. Andersson, T. W. Schlatter, A. Stoffelen, F. Weng, O. Reale, L. P. Riishojgaard, G. D. Emmitt, S. J. Lord, Z. Toth, G. J. Marseille, V. Anantharaj, K. Fielding, G. McConaughy, S. J. Worley, C. F. Shih, M. Yanaguchi, J. C. Jusem, C. M. Hill, P. J. Fitzpatrick, and others, 2008: "Progress in Joint OSSEs. Three Joint OSSE nature runs and simulation of observation". abs. 15.2. Proc. of 12th Conf. IOAS-AOLS. American Meteorological Society (AMS) 2008 Annual Meeting. 20-24 January 2008, New Orleans, LA. [oral presentation].
    22. Masutani, M., R. M. Errico, J. S. Woollen, Y. Xie, T. Zhu, N. Prive, R. Yang, H. Sun, A. Da Silva, C. Hill, Y. Song, S. Greco, S. A. Wood, E. Andersson, T. Jung, L. P. Riishojgaard, F. Weng, O. Reale, T. W. Schlatter, V. Anantharaj, P. J. Fitzpatrick, and others, 2009: Expanding collaboration in Joint OSSEs. American Meteorological Society - 13th Conference on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS), 10-15 January 2009, Phoenix, AZ. [oral presentation].
    23. Mostovoy G.V. and V. Anantharaj, 2009: Validation of simulated surface states against observations over the Southern Great Plains: Implications for accurate modeling of precipitation-soil moisture interactions. AGU Joint Assembly, Toronto, Canada, May 2009. [poster presentation]
    24. Mostovoy, G., C. Peters-Lidard, P. Houser, P. O'Neil, M. Owe, and V. Anantharaj, 2007: An observing systems simulation experiment for potential soil moisture retrievals using Aquarius instruments. Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract IN43B-1188. 10-14 December 2007, San Francisco. [poster presentation]
    25. Riishojgaard, Lars Peter, F. Weng, M. Masutani, T. Zhu, H. Sun, C. M. Hill, V. Anantharaj, P. J. Fitzpatrick, R. M. Errico, S. J. Lord, Y. Han, J. Woollen, D. Groff, and T. J. Kleespies 2009: Evaluation of GOES-R and NPOESS instrument in Joint OSSEs. American Meteorological Society - 16th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography, 10-15 January 2009, Phoenix, AZ. [poster presentation].
    26. Turk, F.J, G, V. Anantharaj, G. Mostovoy, P.R. Houser, Q. Lu, and Y. Ling, 2009: Evaluation of GPM-era satellite precipitation estimates for potential hydrological applications. JP9.9. American Meteorological Society, 16th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography, 10-15 January 2009, Phoenix, AZ. [poster presentation]
    27. Turk, F.J, G. Mostovoy, V. Anantharaj, P. Houser, Q. Lu and Y. Ling, 2008: Evaluation of GPM-Era constellation precipitation estimates for land surface modeling applications. Proceeding of the EUMETSAT Conference, Darmstadt, Germany. 8-12 September 2008. Published online: http://www.eumetsat.int/groups/cps/documents/document/pdf_conf_p_s10_57_turk_v.pdf [oral presentation]
    28. Turk, F.J., V. Anantharaj, and G. Mostovoy, 2008: Evaluation of GPM-Era Constellation Precipitation Estimates for Land Surface Modeling Applications. International Workshop on Microwave Remote Sensing for Land Hydrology Research and Applications. October 20-22, 2008. Oxnard, CA, USA. [poster presentation]
    29. Turk, J., V.Anantharaj, G.V. Mostovoy, and P., Houser, 2007: Development of Rapid Prototyping Capability for hydrological applications of Global Precipitation Measurements. Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), 2007 Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract IN41B-04. 10-14 December 2007, San Francisco [oral presentation]
    30. Turlapaty, A., V. Anantharaj, and N. Younan, 2009: Spatio-temporal Consistency Analysis of AMSR-E Soil Moisture Data using Wavelet-based Feature Extraction and One-class SVM. Proc. of the ASPRS Annual Conference. 9-13 March 2009. Baltimore, MD. [oral presentation]
    31. Turlapaty, A., N. Younan, J. Du, P.R. Houser, and Anantharaj V., 2007: A data fusion toolbox to optimize precipitation estimates for land surface modeling applications. Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract IN43B-1179. 10-14 December 2007, San Francisco. [poster presentation]
    32. Turlapaty, A.C., N.H. Younan, and V.G. Anantharaj, 2009: Precipitation data merging using general linear regression. Paper WE.2.09.1. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium. 12-17 July 2009. Cape Town, South Africa.
    33. Turlapaty, A.C., V.G Anantharaj, N.H Younan, and F.J. Turk, 2009: Precipitation Data Merging using a Machine Learning Based Fusion. Geophy. Res. Abs., EGU2009-4959. EGU General Assembly, 19-24 April 2009, Vienna, Austria. [poster presentation].
    34. Xu, Jiale, Anantharaj, V. G., Q. Lu and U. Nair, 2008: Analysis of historical surface temperature data across a heterogeneous landscape in lower Mississippi river valley. 20th Conference on Climate Variability and Change. 20-24 January, New Orleans, LA. [poster presentation].
    35. Yilmaz, T., R. Shrestha, P.R. Houser, and V.Anantharaj, 2008: Land surface modeling using optimally merged precipitation from multiple sources. Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), 2008 Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H34B-06. 15-19 December 2008, San Francisco [oral presentation].
    36. Younan, N. H., Durbha, S. S., King, R. L., Han, F. X, Long, Z., Zhu, H., Rongali, N. (2009) . "Data Assimilation for Assessing Terrestrial Carbon Pools in the Southern United States". 33rd International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment (ISRSE), Italy.
    37. Younan, N. H., King, R. L., Durbha, S. S., Han, F. X, Long, Z., Chen, J. (2007). "Using Simulated OCO Measurements for Assessing Terrestrial Carbon Pools in the Southern United States". American Geophysical Union (AGU), Fall Meeting.

Other

    1. Anantharaj, V.G., 2009 (accepted): Comparison of CERES TOA shortwave fluxes to CCSM3 simulations with MODIS-derived land surface parameters. iLEAPS Early Career Scientist Workshop. 20-22 August 2009. Melbourne, Australia. [poster and oral presentations]
    2. Anantharaj, V.G., Fall 2009 (planned): An Error Methodology Based on Surface Observations to Compute the Top of the Atmosphere, Clear-sky, Shortwave Flux Model Bias. Ph.D Dissertation. Computational Engineering. Mississippi State University.
    3. Anantharaj, V. G., and X. Fan, 2009: visiting presentation on project progress at NCEP/NOAA/NWS. 24 February 2009, Camp Springs, MD.
    4. Anantharaj, V. G., G. Mostovoy, C. Peters-Lidard, and P. Houser (2007): Potential Soil Moisture Retrievals Using Aquarius Instruments. [information sheet]
    5. Anantharaj, V. G., G. Mostovoy, Q. Lu, P. Houser, and J. Turk (2007): Evaluation of GPM Precipitation Estimates for Land Data Assimilation Applications. [information sheet]
    6. Anantharaj, V. G., N. Younan, J. Du, P. Houser, and J. Turk (2007): Optimization of GPM Precipitation Estimates for Land Data Surface Modeling Applications. [information sheet]
    7. Fitzpatrick, P.J., V. G. Anantharaj, and C. Hill (2007): A Rapid Prototyping Capability Experiment to Evaluate CrIS / ATMS Observations for Urban Modeling Applications. [information sheet]
    8. Ganapathy, Mouthgalya, 2009 (planned): Computational simulation for the parameterization of representative urban roughness (tentative title). M.S. Thesis. Computational Engineering. Mississippi State University.
    9. Hill, C. M., 2008: visiting presentation on project progress at NCEP/NOAA/NWS. 31 July 2008, Camp Springs, MD.
    10. Hill, C. M., 2008: visiting presentation on project progress at NCEP/NOAA/NWS. 10 April 2008, Camp Springs, MD.
    11. Thakur, Amritanshu, 2008: Semantic construction with provenance for model configurations in semantic workflows. M.S. Thesis. Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Mississippi State University. 122p.
    12. Xu, Jiale, 2008: A weighted fuzzy precipitation verification method. M. S. Project Final Report. Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Mississippi State University. 23p.

For more information, please contact the Principal Investigator, Dr. Robert Moorhead.