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The following publications relate to the OCO and OCO-2 mission. Publications are authored by either a member or an affiliate of the OCO-2 Science or Instrument Teams, or have referenced the mission, instrument, or science. To obtain more information about a paper, please email our Science Team Lead, David Crisp.

If you have questions about the database, please contact our Science Data Application Lead, Karen Yuen .

Chen, S., Wang, S., Su, L., Dong, C., Ke, J., Zheng, Z., Cheng, C., Tong, B., and Liu, D
Optimization of the OCO-2 Cloud Screening Algorithm and Evaluation against MODIS and TCCON Measurements over Land Surfaces in Europe and Japan



Guo, M., Li, J., Huang, S. B., and Wen, L. X.
Feasibility of Using MODIS Products to Simulate Sun-Induced Chlorophyll Fluorescence (SIF) in Boreal Forests

REMOTE SENSING, 12, 680, 2020

DOI: 10.3390/rs12040680

Kira, O. and Sun, Y
Extraction of sub-pixel C3/C4 emissions of solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence (SIF) using artificial neural network



Miller, S. and Michalak, A. M
The impact of improved satellite retrievals on estimates of biospheric carbon balance


DOI: 10.5194/acp-20-323-2020

Miller, S. M., Saibaba, A., K., Trudeau, M., E. Mountain, M. E. and Andrews, A., E
Geostatistical inverse modeling with very large datasets: an example from the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) satellite

GEOSCI. MODEL DEV., 13, 1771–1785, 2020


Park, Chaerin., Jeong, Sujong., Park, Hoonyoung, et al.
Evaluation of Potential Use of Satellite-Derived XCO2 in detecting CO2 Enhancement in Megacities with Limited Ground Observations: A Case Study in Seoul Using Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2


DOI: 10.1007/s13143-020-00202-5

Peng, Bin., Guan, Kaiyu., Zhou, Wang., et al.
Assessing the Benefit of Satellite-based Solar Induced Chlorophyll Fluorescence in Crop Yield Prediction



Qiu, B., Ge, J., Guo, W. D., Pittman, A. J. and Mu, M. Y.
Responses of Australian Dryland Vegetation to the 2019 Heat Wave at a Subdaily Scale



Reuter, M., Buchwitz, M., Schneising, O., Noël, S. et al.
Ensemble-based satellite-derived carbon dioxide and methane column-averaged dry-air mole fraction data sets (2003–2018) for carbon and climate applications


DOI:10.5194/amt-13-789-2020, 2020

Wu, L., aan de Brugh, J., Meijer, Y., et al.
XCO2 observations using satellite measurements with moderate spectral resolution: investigation using GOSAT and OCO-2 measurements



Yang, E., Kort, E. A., Wu, D., et al.
Using space-based observations and Lagrangian modeling to evaluate urban carbon dioxide emissions in the Middle East



Ye, Xinxin., Lavaux, Thomas., Kort, Eric., et al.
Constraining Fossil Fuel CO2 Emissions From Urban Area Using OCO-2 Observations of Total Column CO2



Yin, Y., Byrne, B., Liu, J., et al.
Cropland Carbon Uptake Delayed and Reduced by 2019 Midwest Floods

AGU ADVANCES, 1, e2019AV000140, 2020

DOI: 10.1029/2019AV000140

Yu, S., Rosenberg, R., Bruegge, C. et al.
Stability Assessment of OCO-2 Radiometric Calibration Using Aqua MODIS as a Reference

REMOTE SENSING, 2020, 12, 1269


Zhang, Z. Y., Zhang, Y.ZG, Porcar-Castell, A. et al.
Reduction of structural impacts and distinction of photosynthetic pathways in a global estimation of GPP from space-borne solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescenc



Zhang, Z., Zhang, Y., Zhang, Y. et al.
The potential of satellite FPAR product for GPP estimation: An indirect evaluation using solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence



Agusti-Panareda, A.; Diamantakis, M.; Massart, S.; et al.
Modelling CO2 weather - why horizontal resolution matters

ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY & PHYSICS   Volume: 19   Issue: 11   Pages: 7347-7376   Published: JUN 4 2019

DOI: 10.5194/acp-19-7347-2019

Bacour, C.; Maignan, F.; MacBean, N.; et al.
Improving Estimates of Gross Primary Productivity by Assimilating Solar-Induced Fluorescence Satellite Retrievals in a Terrestrial Biosphere Model Using a Process-Based SIF Model


DOI: 10.1029/2019JG005040

Bacour, C.; Maignan, F.; Peylin, P., et al.
Differences between OCO‐2and GOME‐2 SIF products from a model‐data fusion perspective



Bruegge, Carol J.; Crisp, David; Helmlinger, Mark C.; et al.
Vicarious Calibration of Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2

IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING   Volume: 57   Issue: 7   Pages: 5135-5145   Published: JUL 2019

DOI: 10.1109/TGRS.2019.2897068

Chen, Xi; Liu, Yi; Yang, Dongxu; et al.
A Theoretical Analysis for Improving Aerosol-Induced CO2 Retrieval Uncertainties Over Land Based on TanSat Nadir Observations Under Clear Sky Conditions

REMOTE SENSING Volume: 11 Issue: 9  Article Number: 1061 Published: MAY 1 2019

DOI: 10.1029/2019GL082716

Crowell, S. et al.
The 2015-2016 Carbon Cycle As Seen from OCO-2 and the Global In Situ Network



Eldering, Annmarie; Taylor, Thomas E.; O'Dell, Christopher W.; et al.
The OCO-3 mission: measurement objectives and expected performance based on 1 year of simulated data

ATMOSPHERIC MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES   Volume: 12   Issue: 4   Pages: 2341-2370   Published: APR 15 2019

DOI: 10.5194/amt-12-2341-2019

Fleisher, A. J., Adkins, E. M., Reed, Z. D., Yi, H., Long, D. A., Fleurbaey, H. M., and Hodges, J. T.
Twenty-Five-Fold Reduction in Measurement Uncertainty for a Molecular Line Intensity

PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 123, 043001, 2019


Fu, Peng; Xie, Yanhua; Moore, Caitlin E.; et al.
A Comparative Analysis of Anthropogenic CO2 Emissions at City Level Using OCO-2 Observations: A Global Perspective

EARTH'S FUTURE, Volume: 7   Issue: 9   Pages: 1058-1070   Published: SEP 2019

DOI: 10.1029/2019EF001282

Gonsamo, A.; Chen, J. M.; He, L., et al.
Exploring SMAP and OCO-2 observations to monitor soil moisture control on photosynthetic activity of global drylands and croplands



Hakkarainen, J.; Ialongo, I.; Maksyutov, S. et al.
Analysis of Four Years of Global XCO2 Anomalies as Seen by Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2

REMOTE SENSING, 11(7):850  April 2019

DOI: 10.3390/rs11070850

Hill, T. and Nassar, R.
Pixel Size and Revisit Rate Requirements for Monitoring Power Plant CO2 Emissions from Space

REMOTE SENSING, 2019, 11, 1608


Jiang, X. and Yung, Y. L.
Global patterns of carbon dioxide variability from satellite observations



Kiel, Matthaus; O'Dell, Christopher W.; Fisher, Brendan; et al.
How bias correction goes wrong: measurement of X-CO2 affected by erroneous surface pressure estimates

ATMOSPHERIC MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES   Volume: 12   Issue: 4   Pages: 2241-2259   Published: APR 12 2019

DOI: 10.5194/amt-12-2241-2019

Kong, Yawen; Chen, Baozhang; Measho, Simon
Spatio-Temporal Consistency Evaluation of XCO2 Retrievals from GOSAT and OCO-2 Based on TCCON and Model Data for Joint Utilization in Carbon Cycle Research

ATMOSPHERE, Volume: 10   Issue: 7     Article Number: 354   Published: JUL 2019

DOI: 10.3390/atmos10070354

Kulawik, Susan S.; O'Dell, Chris; Nelson, Robert R.; et al.
Validation of OCO-2 error analysis using simulated retrievals

ATMOSPHERIC MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES, Volume: 12   Issue: 10   Pages: 5317-5334   Published: OCT 8 2019

DOI: 10.5194/amt-12-5317-2019

Labzovskii, L; Jeong, Su-Jong Jeong; Parazoo, Nick
Working towards confident spaceborne monitoring of carbon emissions from cities using Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2


Lamminpaa, O.; Hobbs, J.; Brynjarsdottir, J., et al.
Accelerated MCMC for Satellite-Based Measurements of Atmospheric CO2

REMOTE SENSING, 2019, 11 (17), 2061

Li, Andy X; Wang, Y; Yung, YL
Inducing Factors and Impacts of the October 2017 California Wildfires

EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE, Volume: 6 Issue: 8 Pages: 1480-1488, Published: AUG 2019

DOI: 10.1029/2019EA000661

Li, Xing and Xiao, Jingfeng
Mapping Photosynthesis Solely from Solar-Induced Chlorophyll Fluorescence: A Global, Fine-Resolution Dataset of Gross Primary Production Derived from OCO-2

REMOTE SENSING, Volume: 11   Issue: 21  Article Number: 2563   Published: NOV 2019


Li, Xing; Xiao, Jingfeng
A Global, 0.05-Degree Product of Solar-Induced Chlorophyll Fluorescence Derived from OCO-2, MODIS, and Reanalysis Data

REMOTE SENSING, Volume: 11 Issue: 5 Article Number: 517 Published: MAR 1 2019

DOI: 10.3390/rs11050517

Lin, X.; Chen, B.; Zhang, H., et al.
Effects of the Temporal Aggregation and Meteorological Conditions on the Parameter Robustness of OCO-2 SIF-Based and LUE-Based GPP Models for Croplands

REMOTE SENSING, 11, 1328, 2019


Magney, T. S.; Bowling, D.; Barry, L.A., et al.
Mechanistic evidence for tracking the seasonality of photosynthesis with solar-induced fluorescence



Menang, Kaah P.
Sensitivity of near-infrared transmittance calculations for remote sensing applications to recent changes in spectroscopic information


DOI: 10.1002/asl.942

Menang, Kaah P.
Updates of HITRAN spectroscopic database from 2008 to 2016 and implications for near-infrared radiative transfer calculations

QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY   Volume: 145   Issue: 720   Pages: 1281-1289   Part: A   Published: APR 2019

DOI: 10.1002/qj.3498

Merrick, Trina; Pau, Stephanie; Jorge, Maria Luisa S. P.; et al.
Spatiotemporal Patterns and Phenology of Tropical Vegetation Solar-Induced Chlorophyll Fluorescence across Brazilian Biomes Using Satellite Observations

REMOTE SENSING,  Volume: 11   Issue: 15     Article Number: 1746   Published: AUG 2019

DOI: 10.3390/rs11151746

Mohammed, G. H.; Colombo, R.; Middleton, E.; et al.
Remote sensing of solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence (SIF) in vegetation: 50 years of progress



Nelson, Robert R.; O'Dell, Christopher W.
The impact of improved aerosol priors on near-infrared measurements of carbon dioxide

ATMOSPHERIC MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES,   Volume: 12   Issue: 3   Pages: 1495-1512   Published: MAR 7 2019

DOI: 10.5194/amt-12-1495-2019

Nivitanont, Jeffrey; Crowell, Sean M. R.; and Moore III, Berrien
A scanning strategy optimized for signal-to-noise ratio for the Geostationary Carbon Cycle Observatory (GeoCarb) instrument


Norton, Alexander J.; Rayner, Peter J.; Koffi, Ernest N.; et al.
Estimating global gross primary productivity using chlorophyll fluorescence and a data assimilation system with the BETHY-SCOPE model

BIOGEOSCIENCES, Volume: 16   Issue: 15   Pages: 3069-3093   Published: AUG 13 2019

DOI: 10.5194/bg-16-3069-2019

Oshio, Haruki; Yoshida, Yukio; Matsunaga, Tsuneo
On the zero-level offset in the GOSAT TANSO-FTS O-2 A band and the quality of solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence (SIF): comparison of SIF between GOSAT and OCO-2

ATMOSPHERIC MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES, Volume: 12   Issue: 12   Pages: 6721-6735   Published: DEC 19 2019


Palmer, P. I.; Feng, L.; Baker, D.; et al.
Net carbon emissions from African biosphere dominate pan-tropical atmospheric CO2 signal

NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, Volume 10, Article number: 3344 (2019)


Parazoo, N. C., Frankenberg, C., Kohler, P., Joiner, J., Yoshida, Y., Magney, T., Sun, Y., Yadav, V.,
Towards a harmonized long-term spaceborne record of far-red solar induced fluorescence


Philip, S.; Johnson, M. S.; Potter, C.; et al.
Prior biosphere model impact on global terrestrial CO2 fluxes estimated from OCO-2 retrievals



Reuter, M. et al.
Towards monitoring localized CO2 emissions from space: co-located regional CO2 and NO2 enhancements observed by the OCO-2 and S5P satellites.



Richardson, Mark; Leinonen, Jussi; Cronk, Heather Q.; et al.
Marine liquid cloud geometric thickness retrieved from OCO-2's oxygen A-band spectrometer

ATMOSPHERIC MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES,   Volume: 12   Issue: 3   Pages: 1717-1737   Published: MAR 18 2019

DOI: 10.5194/amt-12-1717-2019

Scholze, M.; Kaminski, T.; Knorr, W., et al.
Mean European carbon sink over 2010–2015 estimated by simultaneous assimilation of atmospheric CO2, soil moisture, and vegetation optical depth


DOI: 10.1029/2019GL085725.

Schuh, A., Jacobson, A., Basu, S., et al.
Quantifying the Impact of Atmospheric Transport Uncertainty on CO2 Surface Flux Estimates



Siabi, Zhaleh; Falahatkar, Samereh; Alavi, Seyed Jalil
Spatial distribution of XCO2 using OCO-2 data in growing seasons

JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT   Volume: 244   Pages: 110-118   Published: AUG 15 2019

DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2019.05.049

Smith, W.; Fox, A.; MacBean, N.; et al.
On the role of long-term satellite observations in constraining the vegetation CO2 fertilization effect



Stofferahn, Eric; Fisher, Joshua B.; Hayes, Daniel J.; et al.
The Arctic-Boreal vulnerability experiment model benchmarking system

ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH LETTERS   Volume: 14   Issue: 5     Article Number: 055002   Published: MAY 2019

DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/ab10fa

Torres, A. D.; Keppel‐Aleks; G., Doney, et al.
A geostatistical framework for quantifying the imprint of mesoscale atmospheric transport on satellite trace gas retrievals



Velazco, V. A.; Deutscher, N. M.; Morino, I.; et al.
Satellite and ground-based measurements of XCO2 in a remote semiarid region of Australia

EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCE DATA, 11, 935-946, 2019

DOI: 10.5194/essd-11-935-2019

Wang, Cong; Beringer, Jason; Hutley, Lindsay B.; et al.
Phenology Dynamics of Dryland Ecosystems Along the North Australian Tropical Transect Revealed by Satellite Solar-Induced Chlorophyll Fluorescence

GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS   Volume: 46   Issue: 10   Pages: 5294-5302   Published: MAY 28 2019

DOI: 10.1029/2019GL082716

Wang, Hengmao; Jiang, Fei; Wang, Jun; et al.
Terrestrial ecosystem carbon flux estimated using GOSAT and OCO-2 XCO2 retrievals

ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY & PHYSICS, Volume: 19   Issue: 18   Pages: 12067-12082   Published: SEP 27 2019

DOI: 10.5194/acp-19-12067-2019

Wang, S., Ju, W., Peñuelas, J., Cescatti, A., Zhou, Y., Fu, Y., Huete, A., Liu, M., and Zhang, Y.
Urban−rural gradients reveal joint control of elevated CO2 and temperature on extended photosynthetic seasons



Wei, Jin; Tang, Xuguang; Gu, Qing; et al.
Using Solar-Induced Chlorophyll Fluorescence Observed by OCO-2 to Predict Autumn Crop Production in China

REMOTE SENSING, Volume: 11   Issue: 14     Article Number: 1715   Published: JUL 2 2019

DOI: 10.3390/rs11141715

Wikle, C. K., Zammit-Mangion, A., and Cressie, N.
Spatio-Temporal Statistics with R

Chapman & Hall/CRC, 2019

Wu, Lianghai; Hasekamp, Otto; Hu, Haili; et al.
Full-physics carbon dioxide retrievals from the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) satellite by only using the 2.06 mu m band

ATMOSPHERIC MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES, Volume: 12   Issue: 11   Pages: 6049-6058   Published: NOV 21 2019

DOI: 10.5194/amt-12-6049-2019

Xiao, Jingfeng; Li, Xing; He, Binbin; et al.
Solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence exhibits a universal relationship with gross primary productivity across a wide variety of biomes

GLOBAL CHANGE BIOLOGY   Volume: 25   Issue: 4   Pages: E4-E6   Published: APR 2019

DOI: 10.1111/gcb.14565

Yu, L.; Wen, J.; Chang, C. Y.; et al.
High-Resolution Global Contiguous SIF of OCO-2

GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS   Volume: 46   Issue: 3   Pages: 1449-1458   Published: FEB 16 2019

DOI: 10.1029/2018GL081109

Zhang, B., Cressie, N., and Wunch, D.
Inference for Errors-in-Variables Models in the Presence of Systematic Errors with an Application to a Satellite Remote Sensing Campaign

TECHNOMETRICS, 61, 187-201, 2019


Zheng, T.; Nassar, R.; and Baxter, M.
Estimating power plant CO2 emission using OCO-2 XCO2 through analytical Bayesian inversion



Basu, Sourish et al.
The Impact of Transport Model Differences on CO2 Surface Flux Estimates from OCO-2 Retrievals of Column Average CO2

Atmospheric Chemsitry and Physics

Bi, Yanmeng; Wang, Qian; Yang, Zhongdong; et al.
Validation of Column-Averaged Dry-Air Mole Fraction of CO2 Retrieved from OCO-2 Using Ground-Based FTS Measurements

JOURNAL OF METEOROLOGICAL RESEARCH Volume: 32 Issue: 3 Pages: 433-443 Published: JUN 2018

Brynjarsdottir, J., Hobbs, J., Braverman, A. et al.
Optimal Estimation Versus MCMC for CO2CO2 Retrievals JABES (2018).

Chevallier, Frederic; Breon, Francois-Marie
Mission CO(2)ntrol: A Statistical Scientist's Role in Remote Sensing of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Comment

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN STATISTICAL ASSOCIATION   Volume: 113   Issue: 521 2018  Pages: 173-175

Chylek, Petr, Tans, Pieter, Christy, John, and Dubey, Manvendra K
The carbon cycle response to two El Nino types: an observational study.

Environ. Res. Lett. 13, 024001. 2018. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/aa9c5b

Cressie, Noel
Mission CO2ntorl: A Statistical Scientist’s Role in Remote Sensing of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Journal of the American Statistical Association

2018, Vol. 113, No.521, 152-181, Theory and Methods

Frankenberg et al.
The Chlorophyll Fluorescence Imaging Spectrometer (CFIS), mapping far red fluorescence from aircraft Remote Sensing of Environment

217 (2018) 523-536

Hedelius, Jacob K.; Liu, Junjie; Oda, Tomohiro; et al.
Southern California megacity CO2, CH4, and CO flux estimates using ground- and space-based remote sensing and a Lagrangian model

ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS   Volume: 18   Issue: 22   Pages: 16271-16291   Published: NOV 16 2018

Humpage,Neil; Boesch, Hartmut; Palmer Paul I.; Vick, Andy; Parr-Burman, Phil; Wells, Martyn; Pearson, David; Strachan, Jonathan; and Bezawada, Naidu
GreenHouse gas Observations of the Stratosphere and Troposphere (GHOST): an airborne shortwave-infrared spectrometer for remote sensing of greenhouse gases

Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 5199–5222, 2018, doi:amt-11-5199-2018

Köhler, Philipp , Guanter, Luis, Kobayashi, Hideki, Walther, Sophia, Yang, Wei
Assessing the potential of sun-induced fluorescence and the canopy scattering coefficient to track large-scale vegetation dynamics in Amazon forests Remote Sensing of Environment (2017)

Laskar, Amzad H.; Lin, Li-Ching; Jiang, Xun; et al.
Distribution of CO2 in Western Pacific, Studied Using Isotope Data Made in Taiwan, OCO-2 Satellite Retrievals, and CarbonTracker Products

EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE   Volume: 5   Issue: 11   Pages: 827-842   Published: NOV 2018

Li, Xing , Xiao, Jingfeng, He, Binbin
Chlorophyll fluorescence observed by OCO-2 is strongly related to gross primary productivity estimated from flux towers in temperate forests.

Remote Sensing of Environment, 2017.

Li, Xing; Xiao, Jingfeng; He, Binbin; et al.
Solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence is strongly correlated with terrestrial photosynthesis for a wide variety of biomes: First global analysis based on OCO-2 and flux tower observations

GLOBAL CHANGE BIOLOGY   Volume: 24   Issue: 9   Pages: 3990-4008   Published: SEP 2018

Liu, Yi; Wang, Jing; Yao, Lu; Chen,Xi; Cai, Zhaonan; Yang,Dongxu; Yin, Zengshan; Gu, Songyan; Tian, Longfei; Lu, Naimeng; Lyu, Daren
The TanSat mission: preliminary global observations

Science Bulletin, 63, 1200-1207, 2018
DOI: 10.1016/j.scib.2018.08.004

Lu, Xinchen; Cheng, Xiao; Li, Xianglan; et al.
Opportunities and challenges of applications of satellite-derived sun-induced fluorescence at relatively high spatial resolution

SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT   Volume: 619   Pages: 649-653   Published: APR 1 2018

Miller, Scot M.; Michalak, Anna M.; Yadav, Vineet; et al.
Characterizing biospheric carbon balance using CO2 observations from the OCO-2 satellite

ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS   Volume: 18   Issue: 9   Pages: 6785-6799   Published: MAY 16 2018

O'Dell, Christopher W.; Eldering, Annmarie; Wennberg, Paul O.; et al.
Improved retrievals of carbon dioxide from Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 with the version 8 ACOS algorithm

ATMOSPHERIC MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES   Volume: 11   Issue: 12   Pages: 6539-6576   Published: DEC 11 2018

Oda, Tomohiro; Maksyutov, Shamil; Andres, Robert J.
The Open-source Data Inventory for Anthropogenic CO2, version 2016 (ODIAC2016): a global monthly fossil fuel CO2 gridded emissions data product for tracer transport simulations and surface flux inversions

EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCE DATA   Volume: 10   Issue: 1   Pages: 87-107   Published: JAN 18 2018

Oh, Young-Suk, S. Takele Kenea, Tae-Young Goo, Kyu-Sun Chung, Jae-Sang Rhee1, Mi-Lim Ou, Young-Hwa Byun, Paul O. Wennberg, Matthäus Kiel, Joshua P. DiGangi, Glenn S. Diskin, Voltaire A. Velazco, and David W. T. Griffith
Characteristics of greenhouse gas concentrations derived from ground-based FTS spectra at Anmyeondo, South Korea

Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 2361–2374, 2018. doi: 10.5194/amt-11-2361-2018

Richardson, Mark; Stephens, Graeme L.
Information content of OCO-2 oxygen A-band channels for retrieving marine liquid cloud properties

ATMOSPHERIC MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES   Volume: 11   Issue: 3   Pages: 1515-1528   Published: MAR 16 2018

Sellers, Piers J.; Schimel, David S.; Moore, III, Berrien; Liu, Junjie; and Eldering, Annmarie
Observing Carbon Cycle-Climate Feedbacks from Space

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)

Sun, Ying; Frankenberg, Christian; Jung, Martin; et al.
Overview of Solar-Induced chlorophyll Fluorescence (SIF) from the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2: Retrieval, cross-mission comparison, and global monitoring for GPP

REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT   Volume: 209   Pages: 808-823   Published: MAY 2018

Sun, Ying; Frankenberg, Christian; Jung, Martin; et al.
Overview of Solar-Induced chlorophyll Fluorescence (SIF) from the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2: Retrieval, cross-mission comparison, and global monitoring for GPP

REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT   Volume: 209   Pages: 808-823   Published: MAY 2018

Wang, Songhan; Zhang, Yongguang; Hakkarainen, Janne; et al.
Distinguishing Anthropogenic CO2 Emissions From Different Energy Intensive Industrial Sources Using OCO-2 Observations: A Case Study in Northern China

JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES   Volume: 123   Issue: 17   Pages: 9462-9473   Published: SEP 16 2018

Wu, Lianghai; Hasekamp, Otto; Hu, Haili; et al.
Carbon dioxide retrieval from OCO-2 satellite observations using the RemoTeC algorithm and validation with TCCON measurements

ATMOSPHERIC MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES   Volume: 11   Issue: 5   Pages: 3111-3130   
Published: MAY 30 2018

Yang, Zhongdong; Zhen, Yuquan; Yin, Zenshan; Lin, Chao; Bi, Yanmeng; Liu, Wu; Wang, Qian; Wang, Long; Gu, Songyan; and Tian, Longfei
Gu, Songyan; and Tian, Longfei Laboratory spectral calibration of the TanSat atmospheric carbon dioxide grating spectrometer

Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 7, 245–252, 2018, doi:10.5194/gi-7-245-2018

Yi, H., Liu, Q., Gameson, L., Fleisher, A.J., Hodges, J.T.
High-accuracy12C16O2line intensities in the 2 µm wavelength region measured by frequency-stabilized cavity ring-down spectroscopy

Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 206, 367 - 377, 2018

Yin, Shuai; Wang, Xiufeng; Tani, Hiroshi; et al.
Analyzing temporo-spatial changes and the distribution of the CO2 concentration in Australia from 2009 to 2016 by greenhouse gas monitoring satellites

ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT   Volume: 192   Pages: 1-12   Published: NOV 2018

Zammit-Mangion, Andrew; Cressie, Noel; Shumack, Clint
On Statistical Approaches to Generate Level 3 Products from Satellite Remote Sensing Retrievals

REMOTE SENSING   Volume: 10   Issue: 1     Article Number: 155   Published: JAN 2018

Zhang, Yao; Joiner, Joanna; Alemohammad, Seyed Hamed; et al.
A global spatially contiguous solar-induced fluorescence (CSIF) dataset using neural networks

BIOGEOSCIENCES   Volume: 15   Issue: 19   Pages: 5779-5800   Published: OCT 2 2018

Zhang, Zhaoying; Zhang, Yongguang; Joiner, Joanna; et al.
Angle matters: Bidirectional effects impact the slope of relationship between gross primary productivity and sun-induced chlorophyll fluorescence from Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 across biomes

GLOBAL CHANGE BIOLOGY   Volume: 24   Issue: 11   Pages: 5017-5020   Published: NOV 2018

Bowman, K. W. et al.
Global and Brazilian carbon response to El Niño Modoki 2011-2010

Earth and Space Sci., 4,

Byrne, B., D. B. A.Jones, K. Strong, Z.-C. Zeng, F. Deng, and J. Liu
Sensitivity of CO2 surface flux constraints to observational coverage

J. Geophys. Res. Atmos.,122, 6672–6694, 

Chatterjee, A. et al.
Influence of El Nino on atmospheric CO2 over tropical Pacific Ocean: Findings from NASA's OCO-2 mission

Science 13 Oct 2017, Vol. 358, Issue 6360, eaam5776
DOI: 10.1126/science.aam5776

Chevallier, F. et al.
Probabilistic global maps of the CO2 column at daily and monthly scales from sparse satellite measurements

Journal of Geophysical Research, Atmospheres

Crisp, et al.
The On-Orbit Performance of the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) Instrument and it Radiometrically Calibrated Products

Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 

Eldering et al.
The Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 Early Science Investigations of regional carbon dioxide fluxes

Science 13 Oct 2017:Vol. 358, Issue 6360, eaam5745
DOI: 10.1126/science.aam5745

Eldering, Annmarie; O'Dell, Chris W.; Wennberg, Paul O. et al.
The Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2: first 18 months of science data products

ATMOSPHERIC MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES  Volume:10 Issue: 2,  549-563 DOI: 10.5194/amt-12-2341-2019

Fischer, M.L., N. Parazoo, K. Brophy, X. Cui, S. Jeong, J. Liu, R. Keeling, T.E. Taylor, K.R. Gurney, T. Oda, and H. Graven
Simulating Estimation of California Fossil Fuel and Biosphere Carbon Dioxide Exchanges Combining In-situ Tower and Satellite Column Observations.

Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. (in press) 
DOI: 10.1002/2016JD025617.

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NASA's Orbiting Carbon Observatory To Map Key Climate Change Variable

Space News, 20(6), 12.

Wunch, D., P. O. Wennberg, G. C. Toon, G. Keppel-Aleks, and Y. G. Yavin
Emissions of greenhouse gases from a North American megacity

Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L15810, doi:

Alkhaled, A. A., A. M. Michalak, S. R. Kawa, S. C. Olsen, and J. Wang
A global evaluation of the regional spatial variability of column integrated CO2 distributions

Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 113(D20), D20303, doi:

Bai, Y., J. Bajaj, J. W. Beletic, M. C. Farris, A. Joshi, S. Lauxtermann, A. Petersen, and G. Williams
Teledyne imaging sensors: Silicon CMOS imaging technologies for x-ray, UV, visible and near infrared, paper presented at High Energy, Optical, and Infrared Detectors for Astronomy III, June 23, 2008 - June 26, 2008

SPIE, Marseille, France.

Connor, B. J., H. Boesch, G. Toon, B. Sen, C. Miller, and D. Crisp
Orbiting carbon observatory: Inverse method and prospective error analysis

Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 113(D5), D05305, doi:

Corbin, K. D., A. S. Denning, and N. C. Parazoo
Assessing temporal clear-sky errors in assimilation of satellite CO sub(2) retrievals using a global transport model

Atmos. Chem. Phys. Disc., 8(4), 12887-12901, doi:

Crisp, D.
The Orbiting carbon observatory: NASA's first dedicated carbon dioxide mission, paper presented at Sensors, Systems, and Next-Generation Satellites XII, September 15, 2008 - September 18, 2008

SPIE, Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom.

Crisp, D., C. E. Miller, and P. L. DeCola
NASA Orbiting Carbon Observatory: Measuring the column averaged carbon dioxide mole fraction from space

Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 2(1), 023508.

Feng, L., P. I. Palmer, H. Boesch, and S. Dance
Estimating surface CO sub(2) fluxes from space-borne CO sub(2) dry air mole fraction observations using an ensemble Kalman Filter

 Atmos. Chem. Phys. Disc., 8(6), 19917-19955, doi:

Frankenberg, C., P. Bergamaschi, A. Butz, S. Houweling, J. F. Meirink, J. Notholt, A. K. Petersen, H. Schrijver, T. Warneke, and I. Aben
Tropical methane emissions: A revised view from SCIAMACHY onboard ENVISAT

Geophys. Res. Lett., 35(15), L15811, doi:

Frankenberg, C., T. Warneke, A. Butz, I. Aben, F. Hase, P. Spietz, and L. R. Brown
Pressure broadening in the 2 nu(3) band of methane and its implication on atmospheric retrievals

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8(17), 5061-5075, doi:

Haring, R. E., R. Pollock, B. M. Sutin, R. Blakley, L. M. Scherr, and D. Crisp
Fabrication and assembly integration of the orbiting carbon observatory instrument, paper presented at Infrared Spaceborne Remote Sensing and Instrumentation XVI, August 11, 2008 - August 13, 2008

SPIE, San Diego, CA.

Hasekamp, O. P., A. Butz
Efficient calculation of intensity and polarization spectra in vertically inhomogeneous scattering and absorbing atmospheres

Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 113(D20), D20309, doi:

Ismail, S., G. Koch, N. Abedin, T. Refaat, M. Rubio, and U. Singh
Development of Laser, Detector, and Receiver Systems for an Atmospheric CO2 Lidar Profiling System, paper presented at IEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings 2008; Big Sky, MT; USA; 1-8 Mar. 2008

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc , 445 Hoes Ln, Piscataway, NJ, 08854-1331, USA.

Johnson, M., C. Mutlow, P. Monks, R. Scott, D. Matheson, S. Rea, R. Leigh, D. Lobb, H. Boesch, R. M. Jenkins, P. Lewis, J. -. Muller, M. Foster, I. H. Woodhouse, J. Jack, D. Weidmann, and K. Smith
EO instrument developments in the UK Centre for Earth Observation instrumentation, paper presented at 59th International Astronautical Congress 2008, IAC 2008, September 29, 2008 - October 3, 2008

International Astronautical Federation, IAF, Glasgow, United kingdom.

Lamborn, B. B.
Design and performance of the cryogenic subsystem for the orbiting carbon observatory

Cryogenics, 48(5-6), 198-205, doi:

lannotta, B.
Searching for sources and sinks

Aerospace America, 46(4), 38-42, doi:

Lauvaux, T., M. Uliasz, C. Sarrat, F. Chevallier, P. Bousquet, C. Lac, K. J. Davis, P. Ciais, A. S. Denning, and P. J. Rayner
Mesoscale inversion: first results from the CERES campaign with synthetic data

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8(13), 3459-3471.

Liu, C., P. D. Vries, S. Beirle, P. Hoor, T. Marbach, C. Frankenberg, U. Platt, and T. Wagner
Relationship between ATSR fire counts and CO vertical column densities retrieved from SCIAMACHY onboard ENVISAT, paper presented at Remote Sensing of Fire: Science and Application, August 10, 2008 - August 10, 2008

SPIE, San Diego, CA.

Livermore, T. R., D. Crisp
The NASA Orbiting Carbon Observatory Mission, paper presented at IEEE Aerospace Conference Proceedings 2008; Big Sky, MT; USA; 1-8 Mar. 2008

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc , 445 Hoes Ln, Piscataway, NJ, 08854-1331, USA.

Meirink, J. F., P. Bergamaschi, C. Frankenberg, M. T. S. d'Amelio, E. J. Dlugokencky, L. V. Gatti, S. Houweling, J. B. Miller, T. Roeckmann, M. G. Villani, and M. C. Krol
Four-dimensional variational data assimilation for inverse modeling of atmospheric methane emissions: Analysis of SCIAMACHY observations

J. Geophys. Res. -Atmos., 113(D17), D17301, doi:

Natraj, V., H. Boesch, R. J. D. Spurr, and Y. L. Yung
Retrieval of X-CO2 from simulated Orbiting Carbon Observatory measurements using the fast linearized R-2OS radiative transfer model

Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 113(D11), D11212, doi:

Ng, N. L., A. J. Kwan, J. D. Surratt, A. W. H. Chan, P. S. Chhabra, A. Sorooshian, H. O. T. Pye, J. D. Crounse, P. O. Wennberg, R. C. Flagan, and J. H. Seinfeld
Secondary organic aerosol (SOA) formation from reaction of isoprene with nitrate radicals (NO(3))

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 8(14), 4117-4140, doi:

Petkie, D. T., M. Kipling, A. Jones, P. Helminger, I. R. Medvedev, M. Atsuko, M. Behnke, B. J. Drouin, and C. E. Miller
The rotational spectra of the 6(1), 7(1), 8(1), 9(1) and 5(1)/9(2) vibrational states of (HNO3)-N-15

J. Mol. Spectrosc., 251(1-2), 358-364, doi:

Prigent, C., E. Jaumouille, F. Chevallier, and F. Aires
A parameterization of the microwave land surface emissivity between 19 and 100 GHz, anchored to satellite-derived estimates

IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 46(2), 344-352, doi:

Robichaud, D. J., J. T. Hodges, D. Lisak, C. E. Miller, and M. Okumura
High-precision pressure shifting measurement technique using frequency-stabilized cavity ring-down spectroscopy

Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 109(3), 435-444, doi:

Robichaud, D. J., J. T. Hodges, L. R. Brown, D. Lisak, P. Maslowski, L. Y. Yeung, M. Okumura, and C. E. Miller
Experimental intensity and lineshape parameters of the oxygen A-band using frequency-stabilized cavity ring-down spectroscopy

J. Mol. Spectrosc., 248(1), 1-13, doi:

Robichaud, D. J., J. T. Hodges, P. Maslowski, L. Y. Yeung, M. Okumura, C. E. Miller, and L. R. Brown
High-accuracy transition frequencies for the O-2 A-band

J. Mol. Spectrosc., 251(1-2), 27-37, doi:

Robichaud, D., J. T. Hodges, L. R. Brown, D. Lisak, P. Maslowski, L. Y. Yeung, C. E. Miller, and M. Okumura
PHYS 108-Frequency-stabilized cavity ringdown spectroscopy of the oxygen A-band spectrum

Abstr. Pap. Am. Chem. Soc., 235.

Sakuma, F.
New development of 1.6 m InGaAs radiometer for preflight cross-calibration measurement, paper presented at 2007 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, IGARSS 2007, June 23, 2007 - June 28, 2007

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc, Barcelona, Spain.

Sakuma, F., S. Kawakami, and A. Kuze
Development of 2 m InGaAs radiometer for preflight cross-calibration experiment, paper presented at 2008 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium - Proceedings

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc, Boston, MA.

Tomosada, M., H. Tsubaki
An evaluation method of the retrieved carbon dioxide column amount derived from short wave infrared measurement, paper presented at SICE Annual Conference 2008 - International Conference on Instrumentation, Control and Information Technology

August 20, 2008 - August 22, 2008, , Society of Instrument and Control Engineers (SICE), Tokyo, Japan.

Toth, R. A., C. E. Miller, L. R. Brown, V. M. Devi, and D. C. Benner
Line strengths of (OCO)-O-16-C-13-O-16, (OCO)-O-16-C-13-O-18, (OCO)-O-16-C-13-O-17 and (OCO)-O-18-C-13-O-18 between 2200 and 6800 cm(-1)

J. Mol. Spectrosc., 251(1-2), 64-89, doi:

Toth, R. A., L. R. Brown, C. E. Miller, V. M. Devi, and D. C. Benner
Spectroscopic database of CO2 line parameters: 4300-7000 cm(-1)

J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 109(6), 906-921, doi:

Vincent, M. A.
The Mutual Interactions between Drag Make-up and Mean Local Time Maneuver Designs

Paper presented at AIAA Guidance, Navigation and Control Conference and Exhibit, AIAA Atmospheric Flight Mechanics Conference and Exhibit, AIAA Modeling and Simulation Technologies Conference and Exhibit, AIAA/AAS Astrodynamics Specialist Conference and Exhibit, and the 26th AIAA Applied Aerodynamics Conference; Honolulu, HI; USA; 18-21 Aug. 2008, AIAA Paper 2008-7198, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 1801 Alexander Bell Drive, Suite 500, Reston, VA, 20191-4344, USA, [URL:].

Aben, I., O. Hasekamp, and W. Hartmann
Uncertainties in the space-based measurements Of CO2 columns due to scattering in the Earth's atmosphere

J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 104, 450-459, 2007.

Chevallier, F.
Impact of correlated observation errors on inverted CO2 surface fluxes from OCO measurements

Geophys. Res. Lett., 34(24), L24804, doi:10.1029/2007GL030463.

Chevallier, F., F.M. Breon, and P.J. Rayner
Contribution of the Orbiting Carbon Observatory to the estimation of CO2 sources and sinks: Theoretical study in a variational data assimilation framework

J. Geophys. Res. 112, 2007.

Devi, V.M., D.C. Benner, L.R. Brown, C.E. Miller, and R.A. Toth
Line mixing and speed dependence in CO2 at 6227.9 cm(-1) Constrained multispectrum analysis of intensities and line shapes in the 30013 <- 00001 band

Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy, 245 (1), 52-80, 2007a.

Devi, V.M., D.C. Benner, L.R. Brown, C.E. Miller, and R.A. Toth
Line mixing and speed dependence in CO2 at 6348 cm(-1): Positions, intensities, and air- and self-broadening derived with constrained multispectrum analysis

Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy, 242 (2), 90-117, 2007b.

Miller, C.E., D. Crisp, P.L. DeCola, S.C. Olsen, J.T. Randerson, A.M. Michalak, A. Alkhaled, P. Rayner, D.J. Jacob, P. Suntharalingam, D.B.A. Jones, A.S. Denning, M.E. Nicholls, S.C. Doney, S. Pawson, H. Boesch, B.J. Connor, I.Y. Fung, D. O'Brien, et al
Precision requirements for space-based X-CO2 data

J. Geophys. Res. 112, D10314, (2007). doi:10.1029/2006JD007659.

Natraj, V., R.J.D. Spurr, H. Boesch, Y.B. Jiang, and Y.L. Yung
Evaluation of errors from neglecting polarization in the forward modeling of O-2 A band measurements from space, with relevance to CO2 column retrieval from polarization-sensitive instruments

Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 103 (2), 245-259, 2007.

Natraja, V., and R.J.D. Spurr
A fast linearized pseudo-spherical two orders of scattering model to account for polarization in vertically inhomogeneous scattering-absorbing media

Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 107 (2), 263-293, 2007.

Spurr, R.J.D., and M.J. Christi
Linearization of the interaction principle: Analytic Jacobians in the "Radiant" model

Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 103 (3), 431-446, 2007.

Toth, R.A., C.E. Miller, L.R. Brown, V.M. Devi, and D.C. Benner
Line positions and strengths of (OCO)-O-16-C-12-O-18, (OCO)-O-18-C-12-O-18 and (OCO)-O-17-C-12-O-18 between 2200 and 7000 cm(-1)

Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy, 243 (1), 43-61, 2007.

Yang, Z., R.A. Washenfelder, G. Keppel-Aleks, N.Y. Krakauer, J.T. Randerson, P.P. Tans, C. Sweeney, and P.O. Wennberg
New constraints on Northern Hemisphere growing season net flux

Geophysical Research Letters, 34 (12), 2007.

Baker, D.F., S.C. Doney, and D.S. Schimel
Variational data assimilation for atmospheric CO2

Tellus Series B-Chemical and Physical Meteorology, 58 (5), 359-365, 2006.

Bennartz, R., and R. Preusker
Representation of the photon pathlength distribution in a cloudy atmosphere using finite elements

Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 98 (2), 202-219, 2006.

Bosch, H., G.C. Toon, B. Sen, R.A. Washenfelder, P.O. Wennberg, M. Buchwitz, R. de Beek, J.P. Burrows, D. Crisp, M. Christi, B.J. Connor, V. Natraj, and Y.L. Yung
Space-based near-infrared CO2 measurements: Testing the Orbiting Carbon Observatory retrieval algorithm and validation concept using SCIAMACHY observations over Park Falls, Wisconsin

Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 111 (D23), 2006.

Corbin, K.D., and A.S. Denning
Using continuous data to estimate clear-sky errors in inversions of satellite CO2 measurements

Geophysical Research Letters, 33 (12), 2006.

Lin, J.C., C. Gerbig, S.C. Wofsy, B.C. Daube, D.M. Matross, V.Y. Chow, E. Gottlieb, A.E. Andrews, M. Pathmathevan, and J.W. Munger
What have we learned from intensive atmospheric sampling field programmes of CO2?

Tellus Series B-Chemical and Physical Meteorology, 58 (5), 331-343, 2006.

Palmer, P.I., P. Suntharalingam, D.B.A. Jones, D.J. Jacob, D.G. Streets, Q.Y. Fu, S.A. Vay, and G.W. Sachse
Using CO2 : CO correlations to improve inverse analyses of carbon fluxes

Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 111 (D12), 2006.

Shia, R.L., M.C. Liang, C.E. Miller, and Y.L. Yung
CO2 in the upper troposphere: Influence of stratosphere-troposphere exchange

Geophysical Research Letters, 33 (14), 2006.

Spurr, R.J.D.
VLIDORT: A linearized pseudo-spherical vector discrete ordinate radiative transfer code for forward model and retrieval studies in multilayer multiple scattering media

Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 102 (2), 316-342, 2006.

Toth, R.A., L.R. Brown, C.E. Miller, V.M. Devi, and D.C. Benner
Line strengths of (CO2)-C-12-O-16: 4550-7000 cm(-1)

Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy, 239 (2), 221-242, 2006a.

Toth, R.A., L.R. Brown, C.E. Miller, V.M. Devi, and D.C. Benner
Self-broadened widths and shifts of (CO2)-C-12-O-16: 4750-7000 cm(-1)

Journal of Molecular Spectroscopy, 239 (2), 243-271, 2006b.

Washenfelder, R.A., G.C. Toon, J.F. Blavier, Z. Yang, N.T. Allen, P.O. Wennberg, S.A. Vay, D.M. Matross, and B.C. Daube
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Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 111 (D22), 2006.

Bréon, F. M., O'Brien, D. M., and Spinhirne, J. D.
Scattering layer statistics from space borne GLAS observations
Buehler, S.A., Eriksson, P., Kuhn, T., von Engeln, A., and Verdes, C.
ARTS, the atmospheric radiative transfer simulator.

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Crisp, D., and C. Johnson
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ACTA ASTRONAUTICA 56 (1-2) : 193-197 JAN 2005.

Fung, Inez, Doney, Scott C., Lindsay, Keith, Jasmin, John
Evolution of Carbon Sinks in a Changing Climate
Miller, C.E., L.R. Brown, R.A. Toth, D.C. Benner, and V.M. Devi
Spectroscopic challenges for high accuracy retrievals of atmospheric CO2 and the Orbiting Carbon Observatory (OCO) experiment

Comptes Rendus Physique, 6 (8), 876-887, 2005.

Natraj, V., X. Jiang, R.L. Shia, X.L. Huang, J.S. Margolis, and Y.L. Yung
Application of principal component analysis to high spectral resolution radiative transfer: A case study of the O-2 A band

Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 95 (4), 539-556, 2005.

Scattering layer statistics from space borne GLAS observations
Breon, F.M., D.M. O'Brien, and J.D. Spinhirne

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Spurr, R.J.D. and Christi, M.J.
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Influence of reduced carbon emissions and oxidation on the distribution of atmospheric CO2: Implications for inversion analyses

Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 19 (4), 2005.

Warneke, T., Z. Yang, S. Olsen, S. Korner, J. Notholt, G.C. Toon, V. Velazco, A. Schulz, and O. Schrems
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Geophysical Research Letters, 32 (3), 2005.

Yang, Z., Wennberg, P.O., Cageao, R.P., Pongetti, T.J., Toon, G.C., and Sander, S.P.
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Aalto, T., Ciais, P., Chevillard, A. and Moulin, C.
Optimal determination of the parameters controlling biospheric CO2 fluxes over Europe using eddy covariance fluxes and satellite NDVI measurements

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Angert, A., Biraud, S., Bonfils, C., Buermann, W., and Fung, I.
CO2 seasonality indicates origins of post-Pinatubo sink

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Bakwin, P.S., Davis, K.J., Yi, C., Wofsy, S.C., Munger, J.W., Haszpra, L., and Barcza, Z.
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Christi, M.J. and Stephens, G.L.
Retrieving profiles of atmospheric CO2 in clear sky and in the presence of thin cloud using spectroscopy from the near and thermal infrared: A preliminary case study

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Crisp, D., Atlas, R.M., Breon, F.-M., Brown, L.R., Burrows, J.P., Ciais, P., Connor, B.J., Doney, S.C., Fung, I.Y., Jacob, D.J., Miller, C.E., O'Brien, D., Pawson, S., Randerson, J.T., Rayner, P., Salawitch, R.J., Sander, S.P., Sen, B., et al
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Dufour, E. and Bréon, F.-M.
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Frankenberg, C., Platt, U., and Wagner, T.
Investigating the sources of synoptic variability in atmospheric CO2 measurements over the Northern Hemisphere continents: a regional model study

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Hansen, J.E.C
Dangerous Anthropogenic Interference: A Discussion of Humanity's Faustian Climate Bargain and the Payments Coming Due

Distinguished Public Lecture Series at the Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Iowa.

Knutson, T.R., and Tuleya, R.E.
Impact of CO2-Induced Warming on Simulated Hurricane Intensity and Precipitation: Sensitivity to the Choice of Climate Model and Convective Parameterization

Journal of Climate, 17(18), 3477-3495.

Lin, J.C., Gerbig, C., Wofsy, S.C., Andrews, A.E., Daube, B.C., Grainger, C.A., Stephens, B.B., Bakwin, P.S. and Hollinger, D.Y.
Measuring fluxes of trace gases at regional scales by Lagrangian observations: Application to the CO2 Budget and Rectification Airborne (COBRA) study

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Mao, J. and Kawa, S.R.
Sensitivity studies for space-based measurement of atmospheric total column carbon dioxide by reflected sunlight

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Matsumoto, K., Sarmiento, J.L., Key, R.M., Aumont, O., Bullister, J.L., Caldeira, K., Campin, J.-M., Doney, S.C., Drange, H., Dutay, J.-C., Follows, M., Gao, Y., Gnanadesikan, A., Gruber, N., Ishida, A., Joos, F., Lindsay, K., Maier-Reimer, E., et al
Evaluation of ocean carbon cycle models with data-based metrics

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Suntharalingam, P., Jacob, D.J., Palmer, P.I., Logan, J.A., Yantosca, R.M., Xiao, Y. and Evans, M.J.
Improved quantification of Chinese carbon fluxes using CO2/CO correlations in Asian outflow

Journal of Geophysical Research, 109(D18), 18S18.

van der Werf, G.R., Randerson, J.T., Collatz, G.J., Giglio, L., Kasibhatla, P.S., Arellano Jr., A.F., Olsen, S.C., Kasischke, E.S.
Continental-Scale Partitioning of Fire Emissions During the 1997 to 2001 El Niño/La Niña Period

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The U.S. Climate Change Science Program: Vision for the Program and Highlights of the Scientific Strategic Plan

Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research.

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Sioris, C.E.
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Kuang Z.M., J. Margolis, G. Toon, D. Crisp, and Y. Yung
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O'Brien, D.M. and Rayner, P.J.
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Peylin, P., Baker, D., Sarmiento, J., Ciais, P., and Bousquet, P.
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Rayner, P. J., Law, R.M., O'Brien, D.M., Butler, T.M., and Dilley, A.C.
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Yang, Z., Toon, G.C., Margolis, J.S., and Wennberg, P.O.
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Climate Change 2001: Synthesis Report

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National Research Council
Climate Change Science: An Analysis of Some Key Questions

National Academy Press: Washington, DC.

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Carbon Metabolism of the Terrestrial Biosphere: A Multitechnique Approach for Improved Understanding

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National Research Council
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National Academy Press: Washington, DC.

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