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Papers from 2011-12 Field Campaign

- 2014 -

  1. Chi, N.-H., R.-C. Lien, E. A. D'Asaro, and B. B. Ma, 2014: The surface mixed layer heat budget from mooring observations in the central Indian Ocean during Madden-Julian Oscillation events. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, in press. [abstract]

  2. Ciesielski, P. E., R. H. Johnson, K. Yoneyama, and R. K. Taft, 2014: Mitigation of Sri Lanka Island effects in Colombo sounding data and its impact on DYNAMO analyses. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 92, in press.

  3. Ciesielski, P. E., H. Yu, R. H. Johnson, K. Yoneyama, M. Katsumata, C. N. Long, J. Wang, S. M. Loehrer, K. Young, S. F. Williams, W. Brown, J. Braun, T. Van Hove, 2014: Quality-controlled upper-air sounding dataset for DYNAMO/CINDY/AMIE: Development and corrections. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 31, 741-764. [abstract]

  4. DePasquale, A., C. Schumacher, and A. Rapp, 2014: Radar observations of MJO and Kelvin wave interactions during DYNAMO/CINDY2011/AMIE. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 6347-6367. [abstract]

  5. Feng, Z., S. A. McFarlane, C. Schumacher, S. Ellis, J. Comstock, and N. Bharadwaj, 2014: Constructing a merged cloud-precipitation radar dataset for tropical convective clouds during the DYNAMO/AMIE experiment at Addu Atoll. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 31, 1021-1042. [abstract]

  6. Guy, N., and D. P. Jorgensen, 2014: Kinematic and precipitation characteristics of convective systems observed by airborne Doppler radar during the life cycle of a Madden-Julian Oscillation in the Indian Ocean. Mon. Wea. Rev., 142, 1385-1402. [abstract]

  7. Hannah, W., and E. Maloney, 2014: The moist static energy budget in NCAR CAM5 hindcasts during DYNAMO. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 6, doi:10.1002/2013MS000272. [abstract]

  8. Judt, F., and S. S. Chen, 2014: An explosive convective cloud system and its environmental conditions in MJO initiation observed during DYNAMO. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 2781-2795. [abstract]

  9. Kerns, B. W., and S. S. Chen, 2014a: Equatorial dry air intrusion and related synoptic variability in MJO initiation during DYNAMO. Mon. Wea. Rev., 142, 1326-1343. [abstract]

  10. Kerns, B. W., and S. S. Chen, 2014b: ECMWF and GFS model forecast verification during DYNAMO: Multiscale variability in MJO initiation over the equatorial Indian Ocean. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 3736-3755. [abstract]

  11. Kiladis, G. N., J. Dias, K. H. Straub, M. C. Wheeler, S. N. Tulich, K. Kikuchi, K. M. Weickmann, and M. J. Ventrice, 2014: A comparison of OLR and circulation based indices for tracking the MJO. Mon. Wea. Rev., 142, 1697-1715. [abstract]

  12. Ling, J., P. Bauer, P. Bechtold, A. Beljaars, R. Forbes, F. Vitart, M. Ulate, and C. Zhang, 2014: Global versus local MJO forecast skill of the ECMWF model during DYNAMO. Mon. Wea. Rev., 142, 2228-2247. [abstract]

  13. Miyakawa, T., M. Satoh, H. Miura, H. Tomita, H. Yashiro, A. T. Noda, Y. Yamada, C. Kodama, M. Kimoto, and K. Yoneyama, 2014: Madden-Julian Oscillation prediction skill of a new-generation global model demonstrated using a supercomputer. Nat. Commun., 5, 3769, doi:10.1038/ncomms4769. [open access]

  14. Moum, J. N., S. P. de Szoeke, W. D. Smyth, J. B. Edson, H. L. DeWitt, A. J. Moulin, E. J. Thompson, C. J. Zappa, S. A. Rutledge, R. H. Johnson, and C. W. Fairall, 2014: Air-sea interactions from westerly wind burst during the November 2011 MJO in the Indian Ocean. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., in press. [abstract]

  15. Rowe, A. K., and R. A. Houze Jr., 2014: Microphysical characteristics of MJO convection over the Indian Ocean during DYNAMO. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 2543-2554. [abstract]

  16. Subramanian, A. C., and G. J. Zhang, 2014: Diagnosing MJO hindcast biases in NCAR CAM3 using nudging during the DYNAMO field campaign. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., in press. [abstract]

  17. Webber, B. G. M., A. J. Matthews, K. J. Heywood, J. Kaiser, and S. Schmidtko, 2014: Seaglider observations of equatorial Ocean Rossby waves associated with the Madden-Julian Oscillation. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, in press. [abstract]

  18. Xu, W. and S. A. Rutledge, 2014: Convective characteristics of the Madden-Julian Oscillation over the central Indian Ocean observed by shipborne radar during DYNAMO. J. Atmos. Sci., in press. [abstract]

  19. Yokoi, S., M. Katsumata, and K. Yoneyama, 2014: Variability in surface meteorology and air-sea fluxes due to cumulus convective systems observed during CINDY/DYNAMO. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 2064-2078. [abstract]

- 2013 -

  1. DeWitt, H. L., D. J. Coffman, K. J. Schulz, W. A. Brewer, T. S. Bates, and P. K. Quinn, 2013: Atmospheric aerosol properties over the equatorial Indian Ocean and the impact of the Madden-Julian Oscillation. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 5736-5749. [abstract]

  2. Fu, X., J.-Y. Lee, P.-C. Hsu, H. Taniguchi, B. Wang, W. Wang, and S. Weaver, 2013: Multi-model forecasting during DYNAMO/CINDY period. Clim. Dyn., 41, 1067-1081. [abstract]

  3. Gottschalck, J., P. E. Roundy, C. J. Schreck III, A. Vintzileos, and C. Zhang, 2013: Large-scale atmospheric and oceanic conditions during the 2011-2012 DYNAMO field campaign. Mon. Wea. Rev., 141, 4173-4196. [abstract]

  4. Johnson, R. H., and P. E. Ciesielski, 2013: Structure and properties of Madden-Julian Oscillation deduced from DYNAMO sounding arrays. J. Atmos. Sci., 70, 3157-3179. [abstract]

  5. Li, Y., W. Han, T. Shinoda, C. Wang, R.-C. Lien, J. N. Moum, and J.-W. Wang, 2013: Effects of the diurnal cycle in solar radiation on the tropical Indian Ocean mixed layer variability during wintertime Madden-Julian oscillation. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 118, 4945-4964. [abstract]

  6. Nasuno T., 2013: Forecast skill of Madden-Julian Oscillation events in a global nonhydrostatic model during the CINDY2011/DYNAMO observation period. SOLA, 9, 69-73. [abstract]

  7. Powell, S. W., and R. A. Houze Jr., 2013: The cloud population and onset of the Madden-Julian Oscillation over the Indian Ocean during DYNAMO-AMIE. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 11979-11995. [abstract]

  8. Seiki, A., M. Katsumata, T. Horii, T. Hasegawa, K. J. Richards, K. Yoneyama, and R. Shirooka, 2013: Abrupt cooling associated with the oceanic Rossby wave and lateral advection during CINDY2011. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 118, 5523-5535. [abstract]

  9. Shinoda, T., T. Jensen, M. Flatau, S. Chen, W. Han, and C. Wang, 2013: Large-scale oceanic variability associated with the Madden-Julian Oscillation during the CINDY/DYNAMO field campaign from satellite observations. Remote Sens., 5, 2072-2092. [abstract]

  10. Suzuki, J., M. Fujiwara, T. Nishizawa, R. Shirooka, K. Yoneyama, M. Katsumata, I. Matsui, and N. Sugimoto, 2013: The occurrence of cirrus clouds associated with eastward propagating equatorial n=0 inertio-gravity and Kelvin waves in November 2011 during the CINDY2011/DYNAMO campaign. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 12941-12947. [abstract]

  11. Yoneyama, K., C. Zhang, and C. N. Long, 2013: Tracking pulses of the Madden-Julian Oscillation. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 94, 1871-1891. [abstract]

  12. Zhang, C., 2013: Madden-Julian Oscillation: Bridging Weather and Climate. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 94, 1849-1870. [abstract]

  13. Zhang, C., J. Gottschalck, E. D. Maloney, M. W. Moncrieff, F. Vitart, D. E. Waliser, B. Wang, and M. C. Wheeler, 2013: Ctacking the MJO nut. Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 1223-1230, doi:10.1012/grl.50244. [abstract]

  14. Zuluaga, M. D., and R. A. Houze Jr., 2013: Evolution of the population of precipitating convective systems over the equatorial Indian Ocean in active phases of the Madden-Julian Oscillation. J. Atmos. Sci., 70, 2713-2725. [abstract]

Relevant papers archived in the AMS and AGU Special Collections

- 2014 -

  1. Lappen C.-L., and C. Schumacher, 2014: The role of tilted heating in the evolution of the MJO. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 2966-2989. [abstract]

  2. Pritchard, M. S., and C. S. Bretherton, 2014: Causal evidence that rotational moisture advection is critical to the superparameterized Madden-Julian Oscillation. J. Atmos. Sci., 71, 800-815. [abstract]

  3. Tung, W.-w., D. Giannakis, and A. J. Majda, 2014: Symmetric and antisymmetric convection signals in the Madden-Julian Oscillation. Part I: Basic modes in infrared brightness temperature. J. Atmos. Sci., in press. [abstract]

- 2013 -

  1. Barnes, H. C., and R. A. Houze Jr., 2013: The precipitating cloud population of the Madden-Julian Oscillation over the Indian and Pacific Oceans. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 6996-7023. [abstract]

  2. Ling, J., C. Zhang, and P. Bechtold, 2013: Large-scale distinctions between MJO and non-MJO convective initiation over the tropical Indian Ocean. J. Atmos. Sci., 70, 2696-2712. [abstract]

  3. McPhaden, M. J., and G. R. Foltz, 2013: Intraseasonal variations in the surface layer heat balance of the central equatorial Indian Ocean: The importance of horizontal advection and vertical mixing. Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 2737-2741, doi:10.1002/grl.50536. [abstract]

  4. Shinoda, T., T. Jensen, M. Flatau, and S. Chen, 2013: Surface wind and upper ocean variability associated with the Madden-Julian Oscillation simulated by the Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere Mesoscale Prediction System (COAMPS). Mon. Wea. Rev., 141, 2290-2307. [abstract]

Papers from MISMO project

2006 - present (MISMO web page)