SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

REFERENCES

  • Aumann, H. H., Chahine, M. T., Gautier, C., Goldberg, M. D., Kalnay, E., McMillin, L. M., Revercomb, H., Rosenkranz, P. W., Smith, W. L., Staelin, D. H., Strow, L. L. and Susskind, J. 2003 AIRS on the Aqua mission: Design, science objectives, data products, and processing systems. IEEE Trans. Geosci. and Remote Sensing, 41, 253264
  • Bouttier, F. and Kelly, G. A. 2001 Observing-system experiments in the ECMWF 4D-Var data assimilation system Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 127, 14691488
  • Eyre, J. R. 1992 ‘A bias correction scheme for simulated TOVS brightness temperatures’. ECMWF Tech. Memo. 186, European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts, Shinfield Park, Reading, Berkshire RG2 9AX, UK
  • Fourrié, N. and Rabier, F. 2002 ‘The use of advanced sounders in cloudy conditions’. In Proceedings of the 12th International TOVS study conference, Lorne, Australia, February 2002
  • Goldberg, M. D., Qu, Y., McMillin, L. M., Wolf, W., Zhou, L. and Divakarla, M. 2003 AIRS near-real-time products and algorithms in support of numerical weather prediction. IEEE Trans. Geosci. and Remote Sensing, 41, 379389
  • Harris, B. A. and Kelly, G. 2001 A satellite radiance bias correction scheme for radiance assimilation. Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 127, 14531468
  • Huang, H. L. and Antonelli, P. 2001 Application of PCA to high-resolution infrared measurement compression and retrieval. J. Appl. Meteorol., 40, 365388
  • Isaksen, L., Fisher, M. and Andersson, E. 2004 ‘The structure and realism of sensitivity perturbations and their interpretation as key analysis errors’. ECMWF Tech. Memo. 445, European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts, Shinfield Park, Reading, Berkshire RG2 9AX, UK
  • Matricardi, M., Chevallier, F. and Tjemkes, S. 2001 ‘An improved general fast radiative transfer model for the assimilation of radiance observations’. ECMWF Tech. Memo 345, European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts, Shinfield Park, Reading, Berkshire RG2 9AX, UK
  • McNally, A. P. 2002 A note on the occurrence of cloud in meteorologically sensitive areas and the implications for advanced infrared sounders Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 128, 25512556
  • McNally, A. P. and Watts, P. D. 2003 A cloud detection algorithm for high-spectral-resolution infrared sounders Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 129, 24113423
  • Prunet, P., Thepaut, J. N. and Casse, V. 1998 The information content of clear-sky IASI radiances and their potential for numerical weather prediction. Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 124, 211241
  • Rabier, F. and McNally, A. P. 1998 ‘Evaluation of forecast error covariance matrices’. ECMWF Tech. Memo. 195, European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts, Shinfield Park, Reading, Berkshire RG2 9AX, UK
  • Rabier, F., Järvinen, H., Klinker, E., Mahfouf, J.-F. and Simmons, A. 2000 The ECMWF operational implementation of four-dimensional variational assimilation. II: Experimental results with simplified physics Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 126, 11431170
  • Strow, L. L., Hannon, S. E., De Souza-Machado, S. and Motteler, H. E. 2003 ‘Validation of the AIRS radiative transfer algorithm using ECMWF data fields’. Pp. 9099 in Proceedings of the SPIE conference on remote sensing of the clouds and atmosphere VII, Crete, Greece
  • Watts, P. D. and McNally, A. P. 2004 ‘The identification and correction of radiative transfer errors for atmospheric sounders’. Pp. 2338 in the Proceedings of the ECMWF workshop on the assimilation of high spectral resolution sounders in NWP, Reading, July 2004. European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts, Shinfield Park, Reading, Berkshire RG2 9AX, UK