Science Highlights

Combined Lidar-Polarimeter Observations Enable Novel Classification of Cirrus Cloud Ice Crystal Habits

Recent Advances in the Goddard CSH Algorithm for GPM Expand Capabilities to Address Extratropical Precipitation

Development and Evaluation of the Raindrop Size Distribution Parameters Provides Vital Ground-Truth for the NASA Global Precipitation Measurement Mission

Estimation of the Wind Vector over Ocean in the Presence of Rain Using a Dual-Frequency Airborne Scatterometer

POLARRIS: A POLArimetric Radar Retrieval and Instrument Simulator

Lifecycle of An Madden Juliuan Oscillation (MJO) Event Simulated with Cloud-Resolving Models and Well Validated with Multiple Radars

Chemical Transport Model Recreates Vertical and Spatial Propagation of Stratospheric Smoke Plume Using Space Based Lidar (CATS & CALIOP) Constrained Aerosol Emission Injection Altitudes

Model Planetary Boundary Layer Heights and Ground-Based, Airborne, and Satellite Lidar Data Provide New Insight on Air Quality

Detailed Ice Crystal Shapes Facilitate Improved Comparisons between Radar Observations and Models

Upgraded IMERG Precipitation Data Extended to the TRMM (Year 2000) Era and More Polar Locations

Objective Algorithm Automates the Detection of Dry, Well-Mixed Layers in North Africa

Modified Dual-Wavelength Technique for Ku- and Ka-band Radar Improves Rain Retrievals