Prof. Ping Yang's Publications


As of 25 May 2017, Prof. Yang has published 291 journal papers, 11 book chapters, and 3 books. Yang's papers have been cited 8209 times (citations based on the Web of Science) with an h-index of 44.


Citations & H-index:

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BOOKS

[Book-1] Wendisch, M., and P. Yang, Theory of Atmsopehric Radiative Transfer -- A Comprehensive Introduction. Wiley-VCH, 2012, Weinheim, Germany, ISBN 978-3-527-40836-8. pp. 321.

(Book Review by Dr. Thomas Greenwald, Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies/University of Wisconsin-Madison; Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (BAMS), 95 (6), 925-926, 2014)

[Book-2] Coakley, J., and P. Yang, Atmospheric Radiation -- A Primer with Illustrative Solutions. Wiley-VCH, 2014, Weinheim, Germany, ISBN 978-3-527-41098-9. pp. 239.

[Book-3] Liou, K. N., and P. Yang, Light Scattering by Ice Crystals: Fundamentals and Applications, Cambridge University Pres, 2016, ISBN 9780521889162,  pp. 443.


Peer-reviewed journal publications

[1] Yang, P., and K. N. Liou, 1995: Light scattering by hexagonal ice crystals: comparison of finite-difference time domain and geometric optics methodsJ. Opt. Soc. Amer. A, 12, 162-176.

[2] Yang, P., and K. N. Liou, 1996: Finite-difference time domain method for light scattering by small ice crystals in three-dimensional spaceJ. Opt. Soc. Amer., A13, 2072-2085

[3] Yang, P., and K. N. Liou, 1996: Geometric-Optics-integral-equation method for light scattering by nonspherical ice crystalsAppl. Opt., 35, 6568-6584

[4] Yang, P., and K. N. Liou, 1997: Light scattering by hexagonal ice crystals: Solution by ray-by-ray integration algorithmJ. Opt. Soc. Amer. A. , 14, 2278-2289.

[5] Yang, P.,  K. N. Liou, and W. P. Arnott, 1997: Extinction efficiency and single-scattering albedo of ice crystals in laboratory and natural cirrus clouds, J. Geophys. Res., 102, 21,825-21,835.

[6] Yang, P., and K. N. Liou, 1998: Single-scattering properties of complex ice crystals in terrestrial atmosphere, Contr. Atmos. Phys., 71, 223-248.

[7] Yang, P., and K. N. Liou, 1998: An efficient algorithm for truncating spatial domain in modeling light scattering by finite-difference techniqueJ. Comput. Phys., 140, 346-369.

[8] Liou, K. N., P. Yang, Y. Takano, T. Charlock, W. P. Arnott, 1998: On the radiative properties of contrail cirrus, Geophys. Res. Letter, 25, 1161-1164.

[9] Ou, S., K. N. Liou, P. Yang, P. Rolland, T. R. Caudill, J. Lisowski, and B. Morrison, 1998: Airborne retrieval of cirrus cloud optical and microphysical properties using ARES 5.1-5.3µm channel data, J. Geophys. Res., 103, 23,231-23,242.

[10] Fu, Q., P. Yang, and W. B. Sun, 1998: An accurate parameterization of the infrared radiative properties of cirrus clouds for climate models, J. of Climate., 25, 2223-2237.

[11] Wyser, K., and P. Yang, 1998: Average Crystal size and Bulk shortwave single scattering properties in ice clouds, Atmos. Res., 49, 315-335.

 [12] Fu, Q., W. B. Sun, and P. Yang, 1999: On modeling of scattering and absorption by cirrus nonspherical ice particles at thermal infrared wavelengths, J. Atmos. Sci. 56, 2937-2947.

[13] Wyser, K. and P. Yang, 1999:  On the uncertainties of the refractive index of ice, Contr. Atmos. Phys. .72, 351-355.

[14] Yang, P., K. N. Liou, K. Wyser, and D. Mitchell, 2000: Parameterization of the scattering and absorption properties of individual ice crystalsJ. Geophys. Res., 105, 4699-4718.

[15] Baum, B. A., D. P. Kratz, P. Yang, S.C. Ou, Y. Hu, P. Soulen, and S. C. Tsay, 2000: Remote sensing of cloud properties using MODIS airborne simulator imagery during SUCCESS.  I. Data and Models. J. Geophys. Res., 105, 11,767-11,780..

[16] Baum, B. A., P. Soulen ,K.I. Strabala, M. I. King, S. A. Ackerman, W. P. Menzel, and P. Yang, 2000: Remote sensing of cloud properties using MODIS airborne simulator imagery during SUCCESS. II. Cloud Thermodynamic Phase. J. Geophys. Res., 11,781-11,792.

[17] Yang, P., K. N. Liou, M. I. Mishchenko, and B.-C. Gao, 2000: An efficient finite-difference time domain scheme for light scattering by dielectric particles: application to aerosolsAppl. Opt., 39, 3727-3737.

[18] Yang, P., B.-C. Gao, B. A. Baum, W. Wiscombe, M. I. Mischenko, D. M. Winker, and S. L. Nasiri, 2001: Asymptotic solutions of optical properties of large particles with strong absorption. Appl. Opt., 40, 1532-1547.

[19] Yang, P., B.-C. Gao, B. A. Baum, Y. X. Hu, W. J. Wiscombe, S.-C. Tsay, and D. M. Winker, S. Nasiri, 2001: Radiative properties of cirrus clouds in the infrared (8-13 microns). J. Quant. Spectros. Rad. Transfer, 70, 473-504.

[20] Hu, Y., D. Winker, P. Yang, B. A. Baum, L. Poole, and L. Vann, 2001: Identification of cloud phase from PICASSO-CENA lidar depolarization: A multiple scattering sensitivity study. J. Quant. Spectros. Rad. Transfer, 70, 569-579.

[21] Yang, P., B.-C. Gao, B. A. Baum, W. Wiscombe, Y. Hu, S. L. Nasiri, A. Heymsfield, G. McFarquhar, and L. Miloshevich, 2001: Sensitivity of cirrus bidirectional reflectance in MODIS bands to vertical inhomogeneity of ice crystal habits and size distributions. J. Geophys. Res., 106, 17267-17291.

[22] Baran, A. J., P. Yang, and S. Havemann, 2001: Calculation of the single-scattering properties of randomly oriented hexagonal ice columns: a comparison of the T-matrix and the finite-difference time-domain methods, Appl. Opt., 40, 4376-4386.

[23] Baran, A. J., P. N. Francis, S. Havemann, and P. Yang, 2001: A study of the absorption and extinction properties of hexagonal ice columns and plates in random and preferred orientation, using excat T-matrix theory and aircraft observations of cirrusJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 70, 505-518.

[24] Nasiri, S. L., B. A. Baum, A. J. Heymsfield, P. Yang, M. Poellot, D. P. Kratz, and Y. Hu, 2002: Development of midlatitude cirrus models for MODIS using FIRE-I, FIRE-II, and ARM in-situ data.  J. Appl. Meteor., 41, 197-217.

[25] Yang, P. B.-C. Gao, W. Wiscombe, M. I. Mishchenko, S. Platnick, H.-L. Huang, B. A. Baum, Y. X. Hu, D. Winker, S.-C. Tsay, and S. K. Park, 2002: Inherent and apparent scattering properties of coated or uncoated spheres embedded in an absorbing host medium. Appl. Opt. 41, 2740-2759.

[26] Dubovik, O., B. N. Hilben, T. Lapyonok, A. Sinyuk, M. I. Mishchenko, P. Yang, and I. Slutsker, 2002: Non-spherical aerosols retrieval method employing light scattering by spheroids. Geophys. Res. Letter, 29 (No. 10) 10.1029/2001GL014506.

[27] Gao, B.-C., P. Yang, W. Han, R.-R. Li, and W. Wiscombe, 2002: An algorithm using visible and 1.38-µm channels to retrieve cirrus cloud reflectances from aircraft and satellite data. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 40, 1659-1668.

[28] Reichardt, J., S. Reichardt, P. Yang, T. J. McGee, 2002: Retrieval of polar stratospheric cloud microphysical properties from lidar measurements: Dependence on particle shape assumptionsJ. Geophys. Res. 107(D20), 8282, doi:10.1029/2001JD001021.

[29] McFarquhar, G. M., P. Yang, A. Macke, and A. J. Baran, 2002: A new parameterization of single-scattering solar radiative properties for tropical anvils using observed ice crystal size and shape distributionsJ. Atmos. Sci., 59, 2458-2478.

[30] Key, J. R., P. Yang, B. A. Baum, and S. L. Nasiri, 2002: Parameterization of shortwave ice cloud optical properties for various particle habits.  J. Geophys. Res., 107(D13), 4181, doi:10.1029/2001JD000742.

[31] Chou, M.-D., K.-T. Lee, and P. Yang, 2002: Parameterization of shortwave cloud optical properties for a mixture of ice particle habits for use in atmospheric modelsJ. Geophys. Res. 107, D21, 4600,doi:10.1029/2002JD002061.

[32] Gao, B.-C., P. Yang, and R.-R. Li, 2003: Detection of high clouds in polar regions during the daytime using MODIS 1.375-micron channel. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens. 41, 474-481.

[33] Baran, A. J., P. N. Francis, and P. Yang : A process study of the dependence of ice crystal absorption on particle geometry: application to aircraft radiometric measurements of cirrus cloud in the terrestrial window region. J. Atmos. Sci.,. 60,417-427, 2003

[34] Baum, B. A., M. K. Harkey, R. A. Frey, G. G. Mace, and P. Yang, 2003: Nighttime Multilayered cloud detection using MODIS and ARM data, J. Appl. Meteor. 42, 905-919.

[35] Yang, P., Y. X. Hu, D. M. Winker, J. Zhao, C. A. Hosteller, B. A. Baum, M. I. Mishchenko, and J. Reichardt, 2003: Enhanced lidar backscattering by horizontally oriented ice plates, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 79-80, 1139-1157

[36] Yang, B. A. Baum, A. J. Heymsfield, Y. X. Hu, H.-L. Huang, S.-Chee Tsay, and S. Ackerman, 2003: Single-scattering properties of droxtalsJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 79-80, 1159-1180.

[37] Dessler, A. E., and P. Yang, 2003: The distribution of tropical thin cirrus clouds inferred from Terra MODIS dataJ. Climate 16,1241-1247)

[38] Hu, Y. X., P. Yang, B. Lin, and C. Hostetler, 2003: Discriminating between spherical and non-spherical scatterers with lidar using circular polarization: a theoretical studyJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 79-80,757-764 .

[39] Yang, P., H.-L. Wei, B. A. Baum, H.-L. Huang, A. J. Heymsfield, Y. X. Hu, B.-C. Gao, and D. D. Turner, The spectral signature of mixed-phase clouds composed of nonspherical ice crystals and spherical liquid droplets in the terrestrial window regionJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 79-80, 1171-1188, 2003.

[40] Turner, D. D., S. A. Ackerman, B. A. Baum, H. E. Revercomb, and P. Yang, 2003: Cloud phase determination using ground-based AERI observation at SHEBA, J. Appl. Meteor. 42, 701-715

[41] Gao, B.-C., P. Yang, G. Guo, S. K. Park, W. J. Wiscombe, and B.D. Chen, 2003: Measurements of water vapor and high clouds over the Tibetan Plateau with the Terra MODIS instrument.  IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens. , 41, 895-900

[42] Lee, Y.K., P. Yang, M.I. Mishchenko, B. A. Baum, Y. Hu, H.-L. Huang, W.J. Wiscombe, and A. J. Baran, 2003: Use of circular cylinders as surrogates for hexagonal pristine ice crystals in scattering calculations at infrared wavelengths. Appl. Opt. 42, 2653-2664

[43] Guo, G., P. Yang, Y. X. Hu, D. Winker, C. A. Hostetler, B. A. . Baum, and J. Reichardt, 2003: Manifestations of interference fluctuations of phase functions and backscattering cross sections for ice crystals with specific orientationsJ. of Optics A: Pure and Applied Optics 5, 520-527

[44] P. Yang, M. G. Mlynczak, H.L. Wei, D. P. Kratz, B,A. Baum , Y. X. Hu, W. J. Wiscombe, A. Heidinger, and M. I. Mishchenko, 2003: Spectral signature of cirrus clouds in the far-infrared region: single-scattering calculation and radiative sensitivity study. J. Geophys. Res. 108(D18),4569,doi:10.1029/2002JD2002JD003291

[45] King, M. D., S. Platnick, P. Yang, G. T. Arnold, M. A. Gray, J. C.Riedi, S. A. Ackerman, and K. N. Liou, 2004: Remote sensing of liquid water and ice cloud optical thickness, and effective radius in the arctic: Application of air-borne multispectral MAS dataJ. Atmos. and Ocean. Technol. 21, 857-875

[46] Yang, P., H.L. Wei, G. W. Kattawar, Y. X. Hu, D. M. Winker, C. A. Hostetler, and B. A. Baum, 2003: Sensitivity of the backscattering Mueller matrix to particle shape and thermodynamic phaseAppl. Opt. 42, 4389-4395

[47] Meyer, K., P. Yang, and B.-C. Gao, 2004: Optical thickness of tropical cirrus clouds derived from the MODIS 0.66 and 1.38-um channelsIEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens. 42, 833-841

[48] Zhang, Z., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, S.-C. Tsay. B. A. Baum, H.-L. Huang, Y. X. Hu, A. J. Heymsfield, and J. Reichardt , 2004: Geometric optics solution to light scattering by droxtal ice crystalsAppl. Opt. 43, 2490-2499

[49] Reichardt, J., A. Dornbrack, S. Reichardt, P. Yang, and T. J. McGee , 2004: Mountain wave PSC dynamics and microphysics from ground-based lidar measurements and meteorological modelingAtmos. Chem. Phys. 4, 1149-1165

[50] M. Chiriaco, H. Chepfer, V. Noel, A. Delaval, M. Haeffelin, P. Dubuisson, and P. Yang , 2004: Improving retreivals of cirrus cloud particle size coupling lidar and three-channel radiometric techniques, Monthly Weather Review 32, 1684-1700

[51] X. Ma , J. Q. Lu, R. S. Brock, K. M. Jacobs, P. Yang, and X.-H. Hu , 2003: Determination of Complex refractive index of polystyrene microspheres from 370 to 1610 nm, Phys. Medicine and Biology 48, 4165-4172

[52] H.L. Huang, P. Yang, H. Wei, B.A. Baum, Y. X. Hu, P. Atonelli, and S. A. Ackerman, 2004: Inference of ice cloud properties from high-spectral resolution infrared observations. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens. 42, 842-852 )

[53] C. Li, G. W. Kattawar, and P. Yang, 2004: A new algorithm to achieve rapid field convergence in the frequency domain when using FDTD. J. of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications 18, 767-807

[54] P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, K.N. Liou, and J. Q. Lu, 2004: Choice of Cartesian grid configurations for applying the finite-difference time domain method to electromagnetic scattering by dielectric particles Appl. Opt. 43, 4611-4624.

[55] P. Zhai, Y.-K. Lee, G. W. Kattawar, and P. Yang, 2004: On the near to far field transformation for the finite-difference time domain (FDTD) application Appl. Opt. 43, 3738-3746

[56] Mace, G. G., Y. Zhang, S. Platnick, M. D. King, P. Minnis, and P. Yang, 2005: Evaluation of cirrus cloud properties derived from MODIS radiances using cloud properties derived from ground-based data collected at the ARM SGP site J. Appl. Meteor. 44, 221-240

[57] P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, W. J. Wiscombe, 2004: Effect of particle asphericity on single-scattering parameters: Comparison between Platonic solids and spheres Appl. Opt. 43, 4427-4435

[58] C. Li, G. W. Kattawar, and P. Yang, 2004: Effects of surface roughness on light scattering by small particles J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 89, 123-131 .

[59] B.-C. Gao, K. Meyer, and P. Yang, 2004: A new concept on remote sensing of cirrus optical depth and effective ice particle size using strong water vapor absorption channels near 1.38 and 1.88 um. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens. 42, 1891-1899

[60] P. Yang, Z. Zhang, B. A. Baum, H.-L. Huang, and Y. Hu, 2004: A new look at anomalous diffrcation theory (ADT): Algorithm in cumulative projected-area distribution domain and modified ADT, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 89, 421-442 .

[61] Hu, Y., B. Wielicki, P. Yang, P. Stackhouse, B. Lin, and D. Young, 2004: Application of deep convective cloud albedo observation to satellite-based study of terrestrial atmosphere: Monitoring stability of space-borne measurenets and assessing absorption anomaly IEEE Trans Geosci. and Remote Sensing 42, 2594-2599 .

[62] Lu, J. Q., P. Yang, X.-H. Hu, 2005: Simulations of light scattering from a biconcave red blood cell using the FDTD method, J. Biomedical Optics 10, 024022-1 -- 024022-10 .

[63] Wei, H., P. Yang, J. Li, B. A. Baum, H.-L. Huang, S. Platnick, Y. X. Hu, and L. Strow, 2004: Retrieval of ice cloud optical thickness from Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) measurements. IEEE Trans Geosci. and Remote Sensing 42, 2254-2265 .

[64] Wendisch, M., P. Pilewskie, J. Pommier, S. Howard, P. Yang, A. J. Heymsfield, C. G. Schmitt, D. Baumgardner, and B. Mayer, 2005: Effects of cirrus crystal shape on solar spectral radiation-A case study for subtropical cirrus. J. Geophys. Res. 110, D03202, doi:10.1029/2004JD005294  .

[65] Zhai, P., G. W. Kattawar, P. Yang, and C. Li, 2005: Application of the symplectic FDTD method to light scattering by small particles, Appl. Opt. 44, 1650-1656 .

[66] Yang, P., S.-C. Tsay, H. Wei, G. Guo and Q. Ji, 2005: Remote sensing of cirrus optical and microphysical properties from ground-based infrared radiometric measurements-Part I: A new retrieval method based on microwindow spectral signature. i IEEE Geosci. Remote Sens. Lett., 2, 128-131 .

[67] Guo, G., Q. Ji, P. Yang, and S.-C. Tsay, 2005: Remote sensing of cirrus optical and microphysical properties from ground-based infrared radiometric measurements-Part II: Retrievals from CRYSTAL-FACE measurements i IEEE Geosci. Remote Sens. Lett., 2, 132-1351 .

[68] Baum, B. A., A. Heymsfield, P. Yang, S. M. Thomas, 2005: Bulk scattering properties for the remote sensing of ice clouds I: Microphysical data and models. J. Appl. Meteor. 44, 1885-1895 .

[69] Baum, B. A., P. Yang, A. J. Heymsfield, S. Platnick, M. D. King, and S. M. Thomas, 2005: Bulk scattering properties for the remote sensing of ice clouds II: Narrowband Models. J. Appl. Meteor. 44, 1896-1911.

[70] Li, J., H.-L. Huang, C.-Y. Liu, P. Yang, T. J. Schmit, H. Wei, E. Weisz, L. Guan, and W. P. Menzel, , 2005: "Retrieval of cloud microphysical properties from MODIS and AIRS. J. Appl. Meteor. 44, 1526-1543. .

[71] Sun, W., N. G. Loeb, and P. Yang, 2006: On remote sensing of ice cloud particle shapes: A look from POLDER polarized measurements. J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 101, 435-447 .

[72] Li, C., G. W. Kattawar, P. Zhai, and P. Yang, 2005: Electric and magnetic energy density distributions inside and outside dielctric particles illuminated by a plane electromagnetic wave, Opt. Express 13, 4554-4559 .

[73] Brock, R. S., X.-H. Hu, P. Yang, and J. Q. Lu, 2005: Evaluation of a parallel FDTD code and application to modeling of light scattering by deformed red blood cells Opt. Express 13, 5279-5292 .

[74] Chepfer, H., V. Noel, P. Minnis, D. Baumgardner, L. Nguyen, G. Raga, M. J. McGill, and P. Yang, 2005: Particle habit in tropical ice clouds during CRYSTAL-FACE: Comparison of two remote sensing techniques with in situ observations J. Geophs. Res. 11, D16204, doi:10.1029/2004JD005455, 2005 .

[75] Hong, G., P. Yang, H. Huang, S. A. Ackerman, and I. N. Sokolik, 2006: Simulation of high-spectral-resolution infrared signature of overlapping cirrus clouds and mineral dust. Geophs. Res. Lett. 33, L04805, doi:10.1029/2005GL024381  .

[76] Yang, P., H. Wei, H.-L. Huang, B. A. Baum, Y. X. Hu, G. W. Kattawar, M. I. Mishchenko, and Q. Fu, 2005: Scattering and absorption property database for nonspherical ice particles in the near- through far-infrared spectral region Appl. Opt. 44, 5512-5523 .

[77] Chen, G., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, and M. I. Mishchenko, 2006: Scattering phase functions of horizontally oriented hexagonal ice crytsals. J. Quant. Spectro. Rad. Transfer 100, 91-102 .

[78] Xie, Y., P. Yang, B.-C. Gao, G. W. Kattawar, and M. I. Mishchenko, 2006: Effect of ice crystal shape and effective size on snow bidirectional reflectance J. Quant. Spectro. Rad. Transfer 100, 457-469 .

[79] You, Y., G. W. Kattawar, P. Yang, Y. Hu, and B. A. Baum, 2006 Sensitivity of depolarized lidar signals to cloud and aerosol particle properties J. Quant. Spectro. Rad. Transfer 100, 470-482 .

[80] Li, C., G. W. Kattawar, and P. Yang, 2006 Identification of aerosols by their backscattered Mueller images Optics Express 14, 3616-3621 .

[81] Lee, Y.-K, P. Yang, Y. Hu, B. A. Baum, N. G. Loeb, and B.-C. Gao, 2006 Potential nighttime contamination of CERES clear-sky fields of view by optically thin cirrus during the CRYSTAL-FACE campaign J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 111, No. D9, D09203 10.1029/2005JD006372 .

[82] Lawless, R., Y. Xie, P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, and I. Laszlo, 2006 Polarization and effective Mueller matrix for multiple scattering of light by nonspherical ice crystals Optical Express Vol. 14, 6381-6393 .

[83] Dubovik, O., A. Sinyuk, T. Lapyonok, B. N. Holben, M. Mishchenko, P. Yang, T. F. Eck, H. Volten, O. Munoz, B. Veihelmann, W. J. van der Zande, J.-F. Leon, M. Sorokin, and I. Slutsker, 2006 The application of spheroid models to account for aerosol particle nonsphericity in remote sensing of desert dust J. Geophys. Res. 111, D11208, doi:10.1029/2005JD006619.  .

[84] Lee, J., P. Yang, A. E. Dessler, B. A. Baum, and S. Platnick, 2006 The influence of thermodynamic phase on the retrieval of mixed-phase cloud microphysical and optical properties in the visible and near infrared region IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Lett. Vol. 3, 287-291.

[85] Niu, J., P. Yang, H. Huang, J. Davis, J. Li, B. Baum and Y. Hu, 2007, A fast infrared radiative transfer model for overlapping clouds J. Quant. Spectros. Rad. Transfer Vol. 103, 447-459. .

[86] You, Y., G. W. Kattawar, C. Li, and P. Yang, 2006, Internal dipole radiation as a tool for particle identification Appl. Opt. Vol. 45, 9115-9124.

[87] Zhang, Z., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, H.-L. Huang, T. Greenwald, J. Li, B. A. Baum, D. K. Zhou, and Y. X. Hu, 2007, A fast infrared radiative transfer model based on the adding-doubling method for hyperspectral remote sensing applications J. Quant. Spectros. Rad. Transfer Vol. 105, 243-263.

[88] Wendisch, M., P. Yang, and P. Pilewskie, 2007, Effects of ice crystal habit on the thermal infrared radiative properties and forcing of cirrus clouds J. Geophys. Res. i112, D08201, doi:10.1029/2006JD007899.

[89] Baum, B. A., P. Yang, S. Nasiri, A. K. Heidinger, A. J. Heymsfield, and J. Li, 2007, Bulk Scattering Properties for the Remote Sensing of Ice Clouds. III: High resolution spectral models from 100 to 3250 cm-1 J. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 46, 423-434.

[90] Hong, G., P. Yang, H.-L. Huang, B. A. Baum, Y. X. Hu, and S. Platnick, 2007, The sensitivity of ice cloud optical and microphysical passive satellite retrievals to cloud geometrical thickness IEEE Trans Geosci. and Remote Sensing 45, 1315-1323.

[91] Hu, Y., M. Vaughan, Z. Liu, B. Lin, P. Yang, D. Flittner, B. Hunt, R. Kuehn, J. Huang, D. Wu, S. Rodier, K. Powell, C. Trepte, and D. Winker, 2007, The depolarization - attenuated backscatter relation: CALIPSO lidar measurements vs. theory Optics Express 15, 5327-5332.

[92] Li, C., G. W. Kattawar, Y. You, P. Zhai, and P. Yang, 2007, FDTD solutions for the distribution of radiation from dipoles embedded in dielectric particles J. Quant. Spectros. Rad. Transfer 106, 257-261.

[93] Zhai, P., C. Li, W. Kattawar, and P. Yang, 2007, FDTD far-field scattering amplitudes: comparison between surface and volume integration methods J. Quant. Spectros. Rad. Transfer 106, 590-594.

[94] Zhang, Z., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, and W. J. Wiscombe, 2007, Single-scattering properties of Platonic solids in Geometric-Optics regime J. Quant. Spectros. Rad. Transfer 106, 595-603.

[95] Weisz, E., J. Li, J. Li, D. K.Zhou, H.-L. Huang, M. D. Goldberg, and P. Yang, 2007, Cloudy sounding and cloud-top height retrieval from AIRS alone single field-of-view radiance measurements Geophys. Res. Letter 34, L12802, doi: 10.1029/2007GL030219.

[96] Wei, H., X. Chen, R. Rao, Y. Wang, and P. Yang, 2007, A moderate-spectral-resolution transmittance model based on fitting the line-by-line calculations Optics Express 15, 8360-8370.

[97] Zhai, P.-W., G. W. Kattawar, and P. Yang, 2007, The far-field modified uncorrelated single-scattering approximation in light scattering by a small volume element Optics Express 15, 8479-8485.

[98] Meyer, K., P. Yang, and B.-C. Gao, 2007a, Tropical ice cloud optical depth, ice water path, and frequency fields inferred from the MODIS level-3 data Atmos. Res. 85, 171-182.

[99] Meyer, K., P. Yang, and B.-C. Gao, 2007b, Ice cloud optical depth from MODIS cirrus reflectance IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters 4, 471-474.

[100] Yang, P., L. Zhang, G. Hong, S. L. Nasiri, B. A. Baum, H.-L. Huang, M. D. King and S. Platnick, 2007, Differences between Collection 004 and 005 MODIS ice cloud optical/microphysical products and their impact on radiative forcing simulations IEEE Transactions on Geosciences and Remote Sensing 45, 2886-2899.

[101] Yang, P., Q. Feng, G. Hong, G. W. Kattawar, W. J. Wiscombe, M. I. Mishchenko, O. Dubovik, I. Laszlo, and I. N. Sokolik, 2007, Modeling of the scattering and radiative properties of nonspherical dust particles, J. of Aerosol Sci. 38, 995-1014. Erratum

[102] Yue, Q., K. N. Liou, S. C. Ou, B. H. Kahn, P. Yang, and G. Mace, 2007: Interpretation of AIRS data in thin cirrus atmospheres based on a fast radiative transfer model J. Atmos. Sci 64, 3827-3842.

[103] Hong, G., P. Yang, B.-C. Gao, B. A. Baum, Y. X. Hu, M. D. King and S. Platnick, 2007 High cloud properties from three years of MODIS Terra and Aqua Data over the Tropics J. Appl. Meteor. Clim 46, 1840-1856.

[104] Schmidt, K. S., P. Pilewskie, S. Platnick, G. Wind, P. Yang, and M. Wendisch, 2007 Comparing irradiance fields derived from Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer airborne simulator cirrus cloud retrievals with SSFR measurements J. Geophys. Res. 112, D24206, doi: 10.1029/2007JD008711.

[105] Hong, G., P. Yang, F. Weng, and Q. Liu, 2008: Microwave Scattering Properties of Sand Particles: Application to the Simulation of Microwave Radiances over Sandstorms, J. Quant. Spectros. Rad. Transfer 109, 684-702.

[106] Zhai, P.-W., Y. You, G. W. Kattawar, and P. Yang, 2008: Monostatic lidar/radar invisibility using coated spheres, Optics Express 16, 1431-1439.

[107] Y. You, G. W. Kattawar, Zhai, P.-W., and P. Yang, 2008: Zero-backscatter cloak for aspeherical particles using a generalized DDA formalism, Optics Express 16, 2068-2079.

[108] Chen, G., P. Yang and G. W. Kattawar, 2008: Application of the pseudospectral time-domain method to the scattering of light by nonspherical particles J. Opt. Soc. Amer. A. 25, 785-790, 2008.

[109]Zhai, P.-W., G. W. Kattwar, and P. Yang, 2008: An impulse response solution to the 3D vector RTE in atmosphere-ocean systems: Part I: the Monte Carlo method Appl. Opt. 47, 1037-1047.

[110] Zhai, P.-W., G. W. Kattwar, and P. Yang, 2008: An impulse response solution to the 3D vector RTE in atmosphere-ocean systems: Part II: the hybrid matrix operator-Monte Carlo method Appl. Opt. 47, 1063-1071.

[111] Cho, H.-M., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, S. L. Nasiri, Y. Hu, P. Minnis, C. Tepte, and D. Winker, 2008: Depolarization ratio and attenuated backscatter for nine cloud types: analyses based on collocated CALIPSO lidar and MODIS measurements Optics Express 16, 3931-3948.

[112] Y. You, G. W. Kattawar, Zhai, P.-W., and P. Yang, 2008: Invisibility cloaks for irregular particles using coordinate transformations Optics Express 16, 6134-6145.

[113] Niu, J., L. D. Carey, P. Yang, and T. H. Vonder Haar, 2008: Optical properties of a vertically inhomogeneous mid-latitude mid-level mixed-phase altocumulus in the infrared region, Atmos. Res. 88, 234-242. 

[114] Yang, P., G. W. Kattawar, G. Hong, P. Minnis and Y. Hu, 2008:  Uncertainties associated with the surface texture of ice particles in satellite-based retrieval of cirrus clouds: Part I. Single-scattering properties of ice crystals with surface roughness, IEEE Transactions on Geosciences and Remote Sensing,46, 1940-1947.

[115] Yang, P., G. Hong, G. W. Kattawar, P. Minnis and Y. Hu, 2008: Uncertainties associated with the surface texture of ice particles in satellite-based retrieval of cirrus clouds: Part II. Effect of particle surface roughness on retrieved cloud optical thickness and effective particle size, IEEE Transactions on Geosciences and Remote Sensing 46, 1948-1957.

[116] Hu, Y., K. Stamnes, M. Vaughan, J. Pelon, C. Weimer, D. Wu, M. Cisewski, W. Sun, P. Yang, B. Lin, A. Omar, D. Flittner, C. Hostetler, C. Trepte, D. Winker, G. Gibson, and M. Santa-Maria, 2008: Sea surface wind speed estimation from space-based lidar measurements, Atmos. Chem. and Phy., 8, 3591-3601.

[117] Sun, W., B. Lin, Y. Hu, Z. Wang, Y. Fu, Q. Feng and P. Yang, 2008: Side-face effect of a dielectric strip on its optical properties, IEEE Transactions on Geosciences and Remote Sensing, 46, 2337-2344.

[118] Jin, Z., T. P. Charlock, P. Yang, Y. Xie, and W. Miller, 2008: Snow Optical Properties for Different Particle Shapes With Application to Snow Grain Size Retrieval and MODIS/CERES Radiance Comparison Over Antarctic, Remote Sensing of Environment, 112, 3563-3581.

 [119] Hong, G., Q. Feng, P. Yang, G. Kattawar, P. Minnis, and Y.-X. Hu, 2008: Optical properties of ice particles in young contrails, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer. 109, 2635-2647

[120] Dessler, A. E., P. Yang, J. Lee, J. Solbrig, Z. Zhang and K. Minschwaner, 2008: A comparison of clear-sky OLR between CERES measurements and model calculations and the depdendence of OLR on temperature and water vapor,  J. Geophys. Res. 113, D17102, doi:10.1029/2008JD010137.

[121] Carey, L. D., J. Niu, P. Yang, J. A. Kankiewicz, V. Larson, and T. Vonder Haar, 2008: The vertical profile of liquid and ice water content in mid-latitude mixed-phase altocumulus clouds, J. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 47, 2487-2495.

[122] Yang, P., Z. Zhang, G. W. Kattawar, S. G. Warren, B. A. Baum, H.-L. Huang, Y. Hu, D. Winker, and J. Iaquinta, 2008: Effect of cavities on the optical properties of bullet rosettes: Implications for active and passive remote sensing of ice cloud properties, J. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 47, 2311-2330.

[123] Dessler, A. E., Z. Zhang, and P. Yang, 2008:  Water-vapor climate feedback inferred from climate fluctuations, 2003–2008, Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L20704, doi:10.1029/2008GL035333.

[124] Hong G., P. Yang, B. A. Baum, A. J. Heymsfield, 2008, Relationship between ice water content and equivalent radar reflectivity for clouds consisting of nonspherical ice particles, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D20205, doi:10.1029/2008JD009890.

[125] Dubuisson, P., V. Giraud, J. Pelon, B. Cadet, and P. Yang, 2008: Sensitivity of thermal infrared radiation at the top of the atmosphere and the surface to ice cloud microphysics, J. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 47, 2545-2560.

[126] Comstock, J. M., R. F. Lin, D. O’C. Starr, and P. Yang, 2008: Understand ice supersaturation, particle growth, and number concentration in cirrus, J. Geophys. Res. 113, D23211, doi: 10.1029/2008JD010332.

[127] Hong, G., P. Yang, P. Minnis, Y. Hu, and G. North, 2008: Do contrails significantly reduce diurnal temperature range? Geophys. Res. Lett. 35, L23815, doi:10.1029/2008GL036108.

[128] Bi, L., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, and R. Kahn, 2008: Single-scattering properties of tri-axial ellipsoidal particles for a size parameter range from the Rayleigh to geometric-optics regimesAppl. Opt. 48, 114-126.

 [129] Zhai, P., G. W. Kattawar, and P. Yang, 2009: Mueller matrix imaging of targets under an air-sea interface, Appl. Opt., 48, 250-260.

[130]  Yang, P., and K. N. Liou, 2009: Effective refractive index for determining ray propagation in an absorbing dielectric particle, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer. 110, 300-306. 

[131] Hong, G., P. Yang, B. A. Baum, A. J. Heymsfield, F. Weng, Q. Liu, G. Heygster, and S. A. Buehler, 2009: Scattering database in the millimeter and submillimeter wave range of 100-1000 GHZ for nonspherical ice particles. J. Geophys. Res. VOL. 114, D06201, doi:10.1029/2008JD010451, 2009

[132] You, Y., G. W. Kattawar, and P. Yang, 2009: Invisibility cloaks for toroids. Optics Express. 17, 6592-6599.

[133] Garrett, K. J., P. Yang, S. Nasiri, C. R. Yost, and B. Baum, 2009: Influence of cloud top height and geometric thickness on a MODIS infrared-based ice cloud retrieval. J. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 48, 818-832.

[134] You, Y., P.-W. Zhai, G. W. Kattawar, and P. Yang, 2009: Polarized radiance fields under a dynamic ocean surface: A 3D radiative transfer solution, Appl. Opt. 48, 3019-3029.

[135] Ding, S., Y. Xie, P. Yang, F. Weng, Q. Liu, B. Baum, and Y. X. Hu, 2009: Estimate of radiation over clouds and dust aerosols: optimized number of tersm in phase function expansion, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer. 110, 1190–1198.

[136] Xie, Y., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, P. Minnis, Y. Hu, 2009: Effect of the inhomogeneity of ice crystals on retrieving ice cloud optical thickness and effective particle size, J. Geophys. Res. 114, D11203, doi:10.1029/2008JD011216.

[137] Yang, P., and K. N. Liou, 2009: An “exact” geometric-optics approach for computing the optical properties of large absorbing particles, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer. 110, 1162-1177.

[138] Yang, P., and Q. Fu, 2009: Dependence of ice crystal optical properties on particle aspect ratio, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 110, 1604-1614.


[139] Ham, S.-H., B.-J. Sohn, P. Yang and B. A. Baum, 2009: Assessment of the quality of MODIS cloud products from radiance simulations, J. Appl. Meteor. Clim., 48, 1591-1611.

[140] Feng, Q., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, N. C. Hsu, S.-C. Tsay, and I. Laszlo, 2009: Effects of particle nonsphericity and radiation polarization on retrieving dust properties from satellite observations, J. of Aerosol Sci., 40, 776-789.

[141]  Oreopoulos, L., S. Platnick, G. Hong, P. Yang, and R. F. Caha, 2009: The shortwave radiative forcing bias of liquid and ice clouds from MODIS observations,  Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 9, 5865-5875 

[142] Zhang, Z., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, J. Riedi, L. C.-Labonnote, B. A. Baum, S. Platnick, and H.-L. Huang, 2009: Influence of ice particle model on retrieving cloud optical thickness from satellite measurements: model comparison and implication for climate studyAtmos. Chem. Phys. 9, 7115-7129.

[143] Wong, S., A. E. Dessler, N. Mahowald, P. Yang, and Q. Feng, 2009: Maintenance of Lower Tropospheric Temperature Inversion in the Saharan Air Layer by Dust and Dry AnomalyJ. Climate. 22, 5149-5162.

[144] Cho, H-M, S. L. Nasiri, and P. Yang, 2009: Application of CALIOP Measurements to the Evaluation of Cloud Phase Derived from MODIS Infrared ChannelsJ. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 48, 2169-2180.

[145] Hu, Y.,  D. Winker,  M. Vaughan,  B. Lin,  A. Omar,  C. Trepte,  D. Flittner,  P. Yang,  S. L. Nasiri,  B. Baum,  W. Sun,  Z. Liu,  Z. Wang,  S. Young,  K. Stamnes,  J. Huang,  R. Kuehn, and R. Holz, 2009: CALIPSO/CALIOP Cloud Phase Discrimination AlgorithmJ. Atmos. and Ocean. Technol., 26, 2293-2309.

[146]  Sohn, B.-J., S.-H. Ham, and P. Yang, 2009: Possibility of the visible-channel calibration using deep convective clouds overshooting the TTLJ. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 48, 2271-2283.

[147]  Bi, L., P. Yang, G. Kattawar, B. A. Baum, Y. X. Hu, D. M. Winker, R. S. Brock, and J. Q. Lu, 2009: Simulation of the color ratio associated with the backscattering of radiation by ice crystals at 0.532 and 1.064-µm wavelengthsJ. Geophys. Res. 114, D00H08, doi:10.1029/2009JD011759

[148] Lee, J., P. Yang, A. Dessler, B.-C. Gao, and S. Platnick, 2009: Distribution and radiative forcing of tropical thin cirrus cloudsJ. Atmos. Sci. 66, 3721-3731. 

[149] Hong, G., P. Yang, B. A. Baum, A. J. Heymsfield, and K.-M. Xu, 2009: Parameterization of shortwave and longwave radiative properties of ice clouds for use in climate models, J. Climate,  22, 6287-6312.

[150]  Bi, L., P. Yang, and G. W. Kattawar, 2010: On the far-field in the Lorentz-Mie theory and T-matrix methodJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 11, 515-518

 [151] Bi, L., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, and R. Khan, 2010: Modeling optical properties of mineral aerosol particles by using non-symmetric hexahedraAppl. Opt. 49, 334-342.

[152] Yang, Y., A. Marshak, T., Varnai, W. Wiscombe, and P. Yang, 2010: Uncertainties in ice sheet altimetry measurements from a space-borne 1064 nm single channel lidar due to undetected thin cloudsIEEE Transactions on Geosciences and Remote Sensing, 48, 250-259.

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[154] Meng, Z., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, L. Bi, K. N. Liou, I. Laszlo, 2010: Single-scattering Properties of Nonspherical Mineral Dust Aerosols: A Database for Application to Radiative Transfer CalculationsJ. of Aerosol Science, 41, 501-512.    The database can be downloaded at
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[155] Tang, G., R. Lee Panetta, P. Yang, 2010: Application of the discontinuous Galerking time domain method to the simulation of the optical properties of dielectric particlesAppl. Opt. 49, 2827-2840. 

[156] Liou, K. N., Y. Takano, and P. Yang, 2010: On geometric optics and surface waves for light scattering by spheresJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 111, 1980-1989. 

[157] Li, H., C. Liu, L. Bi, P. Yang, and G. W. Kattawwar, 2010: Numerical accuracy of “equivalent” spherical approximations for computing ensemble-averaged scattering properties of fractal soot aggregatesJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 111, 2127-2132. 

[158]  Bi, L, P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, 2010: Edge-effect contribution to the extinction of light by dielectric disks and cylindrical particlesAppl. Opt. 49, 4641-4646.   

[159] Zhang, Z., S. Platnick, P. Yang, A. K. Heidinger, and J. M. Comstock, 2010: Effects of ice particle size vertical inhomogeneity on the passive remote sensing of ice cloudsJ. Geophys. Res., 115, D17203, doi:10.1029/2010JD013835.

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[161] Li, Y., G. R. North, P. Yang, and B. A. Baum, 2010: Exploration of the MODIS cloud-top property products for the investigation of equatorial wave systemJ. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 49, 2050-2057. 

[162] Kindel, B., K. S. Schmide, P. Pilewskie, B. A. Baum, P. Yang, and S. Platnick, 2010: Observations and modeling of ice cloud shortwave spectral albedo during the Tropical Composition, Cloud and Climate Coupling ExperimentJ. Geophys. Res., 115, D00J18, doi:10.1029/2009JD013127.

[163] Wind, G., S. Platnick, M. D. King, P. A. Hubanks, M. J. Pavolonis, A. K. Heidinger, P. Yang, and B. A. Baum, 2010: Multilayer cloud detection with the MODIS near-infrared water vapor absorption bandJ. Appl. Meteor. Clim., 49, 2315-2333.

[164] Hong, G., P. Yang, A. K. Heidinger, M. J. Pavolonis, B. A. Baum, and S. E. Platnick, 2010: Detecting opaque and non-opaque Tropical upper-tropospheric ice clouds; A trispectral technique based on MODIS 8-12 micron window bands. J. Geophys. Res.,115, D20214, doi:10.1029/2010JD014004.

[165] Lee, Y.K., T.J. Greenwald, P. Yang, S. Ackerman, and H.-L. Huang, 2010: Global distribution of instantaneous daytime radiative effects of high thin clouds observed by the cloud profiling radar, J. Appl. Remote Sensing, 4, 043543.

[166] Jourdan, O., G. Mioche, T. J. Garrett, A. Schwarzenböck, J. Vidot, Y. Xie, V. Shcherbakov, P. Yang, and J. F. Gayet, 2010: Coupling of the microphysical and optical properties of an Arctic nimbostratus cloud during the ASTAR 2004 experiment: Implications for light scattering modelingJ. Geophys. Res.115, D23206, doi:10.1029/2010JD014016.

[167] Chen, X., H. Wei, P. Yang, and B. A. Baum, 2011: An efficient method for computing atmospheric radiances in clear-sky and cloudy conditions. J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiant. Transfer112, doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2010.08.013, 109-118.

[168] Bi, L., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, Y. Hu and B. A. Baum, 2011: Diffraction and external refelction by dielectric faceted particlesJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat Transfer, 112, 163-173. 

[169]  Ding, S., P. Yang, F. Weng, Q. Liu, Y. Han, P. van Delst, J. Li and B. Baum, 2011: Validation of the community radiative transfer modelJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 112, doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2010.11.009, 1050-1064.

[170]  Xie, Y., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, B. A. Baum and Y. Hu, 2011: Simulation of the optical properties of plate aggregates for application to the remote sensing of cirrus clouds, Appl. Opt., 50, 1065-1081. 

[171] Zhou, D. K., A. M. Larar, X. Liu, W. L. Smith, L. L. Strow, P. Yang, P. Schlussel, and X. Calbet, 2011: Global land surface emissivity retrieved from satellite ultraspectral IR measurementsIEEE Transactions on Geosciences and Remote Sensing, 49, 1277-1290. 

[172] Liu, X., L. Yan, P. Yang, Z.-Y. Yin, and G. R. North, 2011: Infulence of Indian summer monsoon on aerosol loading in East AsiaJ. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 50, 523-533.

[173] Bi, L., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, Y. Hu and B. A. Baum, 2011: Scattering and absorption of light by ice particles: solution by a new physical-geometric optics hybrid methodJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 112, doi: 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2011.02.015, 1492-1508.

[174] Shi, Z., X. Liu, Z. An, B. Yi, P. Yang and N. Mahowald, 2011: Simulated variations of eolian dust from inner Asian deserts at the mid-Pliocene, last glacial maximum, and present day: contributions from the regional teconic uplift and global climate changeClimate Dynamics,  doi: 10.1007/s00382-011-1078-1,  37: 2289-2301. 

[175] Baum, B.A., P. Yang, A. J. Heymsfield, C. G. Schmitt, Y. Xie, A. Bansemer, Y.-X. Hu, and Z. Zhang, 2011: Improvements in shortwave bulk scattering and absorption models for the remote sensing of ice cloudsJ. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 50, 1037-1056.

[176] Liou, K.N., Y. Takano, P. Yang, 2011: Light absorption and scattering by aggregates: application to black carbon and snow grains. J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 112, 1581-1594.

[177] Yang, P., M. Wendisch, L. Bi, G. Kattawar, M. Mishchenko, and Y. Hu, 2011: Dependence of extinction cross-section on incident polarization state and particle orientationJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 112, 2035-2039

[178] Feng, Q., N. C. Hsu, P. Yang and S.-C. Tsay, 2011: Effect of thin cirrus clouds on dust optical depth retrievals from MODIS observationsIEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 49, 2819-2827. 

[179] Yi, B., C. N. Hsu, P. Yang, and S.-H. Tsay, 2011: Radiative transfer simulation of dust-like aerosols: Uncertainties from particle shape and refractive indexJ. Aerosol Sci., 42, 631-644.

[180] Iwabuchi, H., and P. Yang, 2011: Temperature dependence of ice optical constants: Implications for simulating the single-scattering properties of cold ice clouds. J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 112, 2520-2525, (Supplementary data associated with this paper).

[181] Minnis, P., S. Sun-Mack, D. F. Young, P. W. Heck, D. P. Garber, Y. Chen, D. A. Spangenberg, R. F. Arduini, Q. Z. Trepte, W. L. Smith, Jr., J. K. Ayers, S. C. Gibson, W. F. Miller, V. Chakrapani, Y. Takano, K. N. Liou, Y. Xie and P. Yang, 2011: CERES edition-2 cloud property retrievals using TRMM VIRS and TERRA and AQUA MODIS data -- part I: AlgorithmsIEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens.49, 4374-4400.

[182] Yan, L., X. Liu, P. Yang, Z.-Y. Yin, and G. R. North, 2011: Study of the impact of summer monsoon circulation on spatial distribution of aerosols in East Asia based on numerical simulationsJ. Appl. Meteor. Clim., 50, 2270-2282.

[183] Wang, C., P. Yang, B. A. Baum, S. Platnick, A. K. Heidinger, Y. Hu, and R. E. Holz, 2011: Retrieval of ice cloud optical thickness and effective particle size using a fast infrared radiative  transfer model, J. Appl. Meteor. Clim., 50, 2283-2297.

[184] Liu, C., R. L. Panetta, P. Yang, 2012: The influence of water coating on the optical scattering properties of fractal soot aggregatesAerosol Science and Technology, 46, 31-43.

[185] Liu, X., S. Ding, L. Bi, and P. Yang, 2012: On the use of scattering kernels to calculate ice cloud bulk optical propertiesJ. Atmos. and Ocean. Technol., 29, 50-63.

[186] Yi, B., P. Yang, K. P. Bowman, and X. Liu, 2012: Aerosol-Cloud-Precipitation Relationships from satellite observations and global climate model simulationsJ. Appl. Remote Sens. 6, 063503-1 – 063503-10. 

[187] Iwabuchi, H., P. Yang, K. N. Liou, and P. Minnis, 2012: Physical and optical properties of persistent contrails: climatology and interpretationJ. Geophys. Res. VOL. 117, D06215, doi:10.1029/2011JD017020, 2012.

[188] Xie, Y., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, P. Minnis, Y. Hu, and D. L. Wu, 2012: Determination of ice cloud models using MODIS and MISR data.  International J. of Remote Sensing, 33:13, 4219-4253.

[189] Liu, C., R. L. Panetta, P. Yang, 2012: Application of the pseudo-spectral time domain method to compute particle single-scattering properties for size parameters up to 200J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 113, 1728-1740.

[190]   Takano, Y., K. N. Liou, P. Yang, 2012: Diffraction by rectangular parallelepiped, hexagonal cylinder, and three-axis ellipsoid: some analytic solutions and numerical results. J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 113, 1836-184.

[191] Baum, B. A., W. P. Menzel, R. A. Frey, D. Tobin, R. E. Holz, S. A. Ackerman, A. K. Heidinger, and P. Yang: MODIS cloud top property refinements for Collection 6J. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 51, 1145-1163.

[192] Li, Y., P. Yang, G. R. North, A. Dessler, 2012: Test of the fixed anvil temperature hypothesisJ. Atmos. Sci., 69, 2317-2328.

[193] Liu, C., L. Bi, R. L. Panetta, P. Yang, and M. A. Yurkin, 2012: Comparison between the pseudo-spectral time domain method and the discrete dipole approximation for light scattering simulationsOptics Express, 20, 16763-16776. 

[194] Zhou, C., P. Yang, A. E. Dessler, Y. Hu and B. A. Baum, 2012: Study of horizontally oriented ice crystals with CALIPSO observations and comparison with Monte Carlo Radiative Transfer SimulationsJ. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 51, 1426-1439. 

[195] Lee, J., J. Kim, P. Yang, and N. C. Hsu, 2012: Improvement of aerosol optical depth retrieval from MODIS spectral reflectance over the global ocean using new aerosol models archived from AERONET inversion data and tri-axial ellipsoidal dust databaseAtmos Chem Phys, 12, 7087-7102. 

[196]  Minnis, P., G. Hong, J. K. Ayers, W. L. Smith, C. R. Yost, A. J. Heymsfield. G. M. Heymsfield, D. L. Hlavka, M. D. King, E. Korn, M. J. McGill, H. B. Selkirk, A. M. Thompson, L. Tiang, and P. Yang, 2012: Simulations of Infrared Radiances over a Deep Convective Cloud System Observed during TC4: Potential for Enhancing Nocturnal Ice Cloud RetrievalsRemote Sensing, 4, 3022-3054.

[197]  van Diedenhoven, B., B. Cairns, I. V. Geogdzhayer, A. M. Fridlind, A. S. Ackerman, P. Yang, and B. A. Baum, 2012: Remote sensing of ice crystal asymmetry parameter using multi-directional polarization measurements – Part 1: Methodology and evaluation with simulated measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 5, 2361–2374. 

[198]  Gao, M., Y. You, P. Yang, and G. W. Kattawar, 2012: Backscattering properties of small layered plates: a model for iridosomesOptics Express, 20, 25111-25120.

[199]  Xie, Y., P. Yang, K. N. Liou, P. Minnis, and D. P. Duda, 2012: Parameterization of contrail radiative properties for climate studies, Geophys. Res. Letter, VOL. 39, L00F02, doi:10.1029/2012GL054043, 2012

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[202] Bi, L., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, M. I. Mishchenko, 2013: Efficient implementation of the invariant imbedding T-matrix method and the separation of variables method applied to large nonspherical inhomogeneous particlesJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 116, 169-183.

 [203]  Cole, B., P. Yang, B. A.Baum, J. Riedi, L. C.-Labonnote, F. Thieuleux, and S. Platnick, 2013: Comparison of PARASOL observations with polarized reflectances simulated using different ice habit mixturesJ. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 52, 186-196.

[204]  Yang, P., L. Bi, B. A. Baum, K. N. Liou, G. W. Kattawar, M.I. Mishchenko, and B. Cole, 2013: Spectrally consistent scattering, absorption, and polarization properties of atmospheric ice crystals at wavelengths from 02 to 100 µm. J. Atmos. Sci., 70, 330-347.

[205]  Liu, C., R. L. Panetta, P. Yang, A. Macke and A. J. Baran, 2013: Modeling the scattering properties of mineral aerosols using concave and fractal polyhedralApplied Optics, 52, 640-652.

[206]  Wang, C., P. Yang, S.L. Nasiri, S. Platnick, B. A. Baum, and A. K. Heidinger, X. Liu, 2013: A fast radiative transfer model for visible through shortwave infrared spectral reflectances in clear and cloudy atmospheresJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 116, 122-131.

[207]  Wang, C., P. Yang, S. Platnick, A. K. Heidinger, B. A. Baum, T. Greenwald, Z. Zhang and R. E. Holz, 2013: Retrieval of ice cloud properties from AIRS and MODIS observations based on a fast high-spectral-resolution radiative transfer modelJ. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 52, 710-725.

[208]  Liou, K. N., Y. Takano, Q. Yue, and P. Yang, 2013: On the radiative forcing of contrail cirrus contaminated by black carbonGeophys. Res. Lett., 40, 1-7, doi:10.1002/grl.50110.

[209]  Liang, F., Y. Cheng, Q. Song, J. Park, P. Yang, 2013: A resampling-based stochastic approximation method for analysis of large geostatistical data, J. American Statistical Association, 108, No. 501, 325-339.

[210]  Bi, L., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, and M. I. Mishchenko, 2013: A numerical combination of extended boundary condition and invariant imbedding method applied to light scattering by large spheroids and cylindersJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 123, 17-22.

[211]  Lin, T.-H.; P. Yang; B. Yi, 2013:  Effect of black carbon on dust property retrievals from satellite observations, J. Appl. Remote Sens. 7 (1), 073568 (May 03, 2013);  doi: 10.1117/1.JRS.7.073568

[212]  Bi, L., and P. Yang, 2013: Modeling of light scattering by biconcave and deformed red blood cells with the invariant imbedding T-matrix method, J. Biomedical Optics, 18(5), 055001-1 -- 055001-13.

[213]  Cho, H.-M., S. L. Nasiri, P. Yang, I. Laszlo, X. “Tom” Zhao, 2013: Detection of Optically Thin Mineral Dust Aerosol Layers over the Ocean Using MODIS. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 30, 896–916.

[214]  Takano, Y., K. N. Liou, M. Kahnert, and P. Yang, 2013: The single-scattering properties of black carbon aggregates determined from the geometric-optics surface-wave approach and the T-matrix methodJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 125, 51-56.

[215] Zhou, C., P. Yang, A. E. Dessler and F. Liang, 2013: Statistical properties of horizontally oriented plates in optically thick clouds from satellite observationsIEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Lett., 10, 986-990. 

[216]  Zhou, C., M. D. Zelinka, A. E. Dessler, and P. Yang, 2013: An Analysis of the Short-Term Cloud Feedback Using MODIS DataJ. Climate26, 4803–4815.

[217]  Li, J, Q. Ying, B. Yi, and P. Yang, 2013: Role of stabilized Criegee Intermediates in the formation of atmospheric sulfate in eastern United States. Atmospheric Environment, 79, 442-447. 

[218]  Gao, M., P. Yang, D. McKee, and G. W. Kattawar, 2013: Mueller matrix holographic method for small particle characterization: theory and numerical studiesAppl. Opt., 52, 5289-5296.

[219]  Liou, K. N., Y. Takano, and P. Yang, 2013: Intensity and polarization of dust aerosols over polarized anisotropic surfaces. J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 127, 149-157. 

[220]  Sun, B., P. Yang and G. W. Kattawar, 2013: Many-body iterative T-matrix method for large aspect ratio particlesJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 127, 165-175. 

[221]  Gao, M., X. Huang, P. Yang, and G. W. Kattawar, 2013: Angular distribution of diffuse reflectance from incoherent multiple scattering in turbid media, Appl. Opt., 52, 5869-5879. 

[222]  Yi, B., P. Yang, B. A. Baum, T. L’Ecuyer, L. Oreopoulos, E. J. Mlawer, A. J. Heymsfield, K.-N. Liou, 2013: Influence of ice particle surface roughening on the global cloud radiative effectJ. Atmos. Sci., 70, 2794-2807. 

[223]  Liu, C., R. L. Panetta, and P. Yang, 2013: The effects of surface roughness on the scattering properties of hexagonal columns with sizes from the Rayleigh to the geometric optics regimesJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 129, 169-185. 

[224] Garnier, A., J. Pelon,  P. Dubuisson, P. Yang, M. Faivre, O. Chomette, N. Pascal, P. Lucker, T. Murray, 2013: Retrieval of Cloud Properties Using CALIPSO Imaging Infrared Radiometer. Part II: Effective Diameter and Ice Water PathJ. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 52, 2582-2599.

[225]  Gao, M., Yang, P., and G. W. Kattawar, 2013: Polarized extinction properties of plates with large aspect ratiosJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 131, 72-81.

[226]  Ding, S., P. Yang, B. A. Baum, A. Heidinger, and T. Greenwald, 2103: Development of a GOES-R Advanced baseline imager solar channel radiance simulator for ice cloudJ. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 52, 872-888

[227]  Liu, J., L. Bi, P. Yang, and G. W. Kattawar, 2014: Scattering of partially coherent electromagnetic beams by water droplets and ice crystals. J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 134, 74-84.

[228]  Bi, L., and P. Yang, 2014: Accurate simulation of the optical properties of atmospheric ice crystals with invariant imbedding T-matrix methodJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 138, 17-35.

[229]  Wang, C. X., P. Yang, A. Dessler, B. A. Baum, and Y. Hu, 2014: Estimation of the cirrus cloud scattering phase function from satellite observationsJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 138, 36-49.

[230]  Colarco, P. R., E. P. Nowottnick, C. A. Randles, B. Yi, P. Yang, K.-M. Kim, J. A. Smith, and C. G. Bardeen, 2014: Impact of radiatively interactive dust aerosols in the NASA GEOS-5 climate model: Sensitivity to dust particle shape and refractive index, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 753786, doi:10.1002/2013JD020046.

[231]  Cole, B. H., P. Yang, B. A. Baum, J. Riedi, and L. C.-Labonnote, 2014: Ice particle habit and surface roughness derived from PARASOL polarization measurements, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 3739-3750, doi:10.5194/acp-14-3739-2014. 

[232]  Bi, L., and P. Yang, 2014: High-frequency extinction efficiencies of spheroids: rigorous T-matrix solutions and semi-empirical approximations, Optics Express, 22, 10270-10293.

[233] Iwabuchi, H., S. Yamada, S. Katagiri, P. Yang, and H. Okamoto, 2014: Radiative and microphysical properties of cirrus cloud inferred from infrared measurements made by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS). Part I: Retrieval Method. J. Appl. Meteor. Clim. 53, 1297-1316.

[234]  Baum, B. A., P. Yang, A. J. Heymsfield, A. Bansemer, B. H. Cole, A. Merrelli, C. Schmitt, and C. Wang, 2014: Ice cloud single-scattering property models with the full phase matrix at wavelengths from 0.2 to 100 µmJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 146, 123-139.

[235]  Yi, B., X. Huang, P. Yang, B. A. Baum, and G. W. Kattawar, 2014: Considering polarization in MODIS-based cloud property retrievals by using a vector radiative transfer codeJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 146, 540-548. 

[236]  Sun, B., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, and L. Bi, 2014: Scattering of 1-D periodic scatter and asymptotic comparison using the many-body iterative T-matrix methodJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 146, 459-467. 

[237]  Liu, C., R. L. Panetta, P. Yang, 2014: Inhomogeneity structure and the applicability of effective medium approximation in calculating light scattering by inhomogeneous particlesJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 146, 331-348.

[238]  Podowitz, D. I., C. Liu, P. Yang, and M. A. Yurkin, 2014: Comparison of the pseudo-spectral time domain method and the discretre dipole approximation for light scattering ice spheresJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 146, 402-409.

[239]  Bi, L., P. Yang, C. Liu, B. Yi, B. A. Baum, B. van Diedenhoven, H. Iwabuchi, 2014: Assessment of the accuracy of the conventional ray-tracing technique: Implications in remote sensing and radiative transfer involving ice cloudsJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 146, 158-174. 

[240]  Liou, K. N., Y. Takano, C. He, P. Yang, L. R. Leung, Y. Gu, and W. L. Lee 2014:  Stochastic parameterization for light absorption by internally mixed BC/dust in snow grains for application to climate models, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, doi:10.1002/2014JD021665.

[241]  Yi, B., P. Yang, and B. A. Baum, 2014: Impact of pollution on the optical properties of trans-Pacific East Asian dust from satellite and ground-based measurements, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 53975409, doi:10.1002/ 2014JD021721.

[242]  Liu, C., R. L. Panetta, and P. Yang, 2014: The effective equivalence of geometric irregularity and surface roughness in determining particle singe-scattering properties, Optics Express, 22, 23620-23627. 

[243]  Liu, C., Yang, P., Minnis, P., Loeb, N., Kato, S., Heymsfield, A., and Schmitt, C., 2014: A two-habit model for the microphysical and optical properties of ice clouds, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 13719-13737, doi:10.5194/acp-14-13719-2014.

[244]  Zhou, C., A. E. Dessler, M. D. Zelinka, P. Yang, and T. Wang, 2014: Cirrus feedback on interannual climate fluctuations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 9166–9173, doi:10.1002/2014GL062095.

[245] Yang, P., K. N. Liou, L. Bi, C. Liu, B. Q. Yi, and B. A. Baum, 2015: On the radiative properties of ice clouds: Light scattering, remote sensing, and radiation parameterization. Adv. Atmos. Sci., 32(1), 32–63, doi: 10.1007/s00376-014-0011-z.

[246]  Huang, X., P. Yang, G. Kattawar, and K. N. Liou, 2015: Effect of mineral dust aerosol aspect ratio on polarized reflectanceJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 151, 97-109

[247]  Reichardt, J., S. Reichardt, C. A. Hostetler, P. L. Lucker, T. J. McGee, L. W. Twigg, A. Dörnbrack, M. R. Schoeberl, and P. Yang, 2015: Mother-of-pearl cloud particle size and composition from aircraft-based photography of coloration and lidar measurements, Appl. Opt. 54, B140-B153.

[248]  Yi, B., P. Yang, A. Dessler, and A. M. da Silva, 2015: Response of aerosol direct radiative effect to the East Asian Summer Monsoon, IEEE Geosci. Remote Sensing Lett. 12, 597-600.

[249] Bi, L., and P. Yang, 2015: Impact of calcification state on the inherent optical properties of Emiliania huxleyi coccoliths and coccolithophoresJ. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 15510-21.

[250]  Liu, C., P. Yang, S. L. Nasiri, S. Platnick, K. G. Meyer, C. Wang, and S. Ding, 2015: A fast Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite simulator for cloudy atmospheresJ. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, doi:10.1002/2014JD022443.

[251]   Wang, C., P. Yang, and X. Liu, 2015: A high-spectral-resolution radiative transfer model for simulating multilayered clouds and aerosols in the infrared spectral region, J. Atmos. Sci., 72, 926-942.

[252]  Zhou, C., and P. Yang, 2015: Backscattering peakof ice cloud particles, Opt. Express, 23, 11995-12003.

 [253] Liu, J, P. Yang, and K. Muinonen, 2015: Dust-aerosol optical modeling with Gaussian spheres: Combinedinvariant-imbedding T-matrix and geometric-optics approach, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 161, 136-144.


[254]  Heidinger, A. K., Y. Li, B. A. Baum, R. E. Holz, S. Platnick, and P. Yang, 2015: Retrieval of cirrus cloud optical depth underday and night conditions from MODSI Collection 6 cloud property data. Remote Sensing, 7, 7257-7271. 

[255] Bi, L., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, and M. I. Mishchenko, 2015: Optical tunneling by arbitrary macroscopic three-dimensionalobjects. Physical Review A, 92, 013814-1 --  013814-8.

[256] Kolokolova, L., H. S. Das, O. Dubovik, T. Lapyonok, and P. Yang, 2015: Polarization of cosmic dust simulated with therough spheroid model. Planetary and Space Science, 116, 30-38.

[257] He, C., K. N. Liou, Y. Takano, R. Zhang, M. Levy Zamora, P. Yang, Q. Li, and L. R. Leung, 2015: Variation of the radiativeproperties during black carbon aging: theoretical and experimentalintercomparison, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 11967-11980.

[258] Barker, H. W., J. N. Cole, J. Li, B. Yi, and P. Yang, 2015: Estimation of errors in two-stream approximations of the solarradiative transfer equation for cloudy-sky conditions, J. Atmos. Sci., 72, 4053-4074. 

[259] Li, J., H. Barker, P. Yang, and B. Yi, 2015:  On the aerosol and cloud phase function expansion moments for radiative transfer simulations, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, doi:10.1002/2015JD023632.

[260] Ding, J., P. Yang, R. E. Holz, S. Platnick, K. G. Meyer, M. A. Vaughan, Y. Hu, and M. D. King, 2016:  Ice cloudbackscatter study and comparison with CALIPSO and MODIS satellite data, Optics Express, 24, 620-636.


[261] Tang, G., P. Yang, B. Sun, and R. L. Panetta, 2016:  Enhancementof the computational efficiency of the near-to-far field mapping in thefinite-difference method and ray-by-ray method with the fast multi-pole planewave expansion approach, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 176, 70-81.


[262] Sun, B., G. W. Kattawar, P. Yang, and K. F. Ren, 2016:  Rigorous3-D vectorial complex ray model applied to light scattering by an arbitraryspheroid, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 179, 1-10.

[263] Holz, R. E., S. Platnick, K. Meyer, M. Vaughan, A. Heidinger, P. Yang,  G. Wind, S. Dutcher, S. Ackerman, N. Amarasinghe, F. Nagle, and C. Wang, 2016:  Resolvingice cloud optical thickness biases between CALIOP and MODIS using infraredretrievals, Atmos. Chem. Phys.,16, 5075-5090, 2016


[264] Bi, L., and P. Yang, Tunneling effects inelectromagnetic wave scattering by nonspherical particles: A comparison of theDebye series and physical-geometric optics approximations, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 178, 93-107.


[265] Zhang, J., L. Bi, J. Liu, R. L. Panetta, P. Yang, and G. W. Kattawar, 2016:  Opticalscattering simulation of ice particles with surface roughness modeled using theEdwards-Wilkinson equation, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 178, 325-335.

[266] Panetta, R. L., J. Zhang, L. Bi, P. Yang and G. Tang, 2016:  Light scattering byhexagonal ice crystals with distributed inclusions, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 178, 336-349.

[267] Sun, B., G. W. Kattawar, P. Yang, M. S. Twardowski, and J. M. Sullivan, 2016:  Simulation of the scattering properties of a chain-forming triangularprism oceanic diatom, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 178, 390-399.

[268] Tang, G., P. Yang, D. L. Wu, 2016:  Sensitivity study of ice crystal opticalproperties in the 874 GHz submillimeter band, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 178, 416-421 


[269] Brasseur, G. P., M. Gupta, B. E. Anderson, S. Balasubramanian, S. Barrett, D. Duda, G. Fleming, P. M. Forster, J. Fuglestvedt, A. Gettelman, R. N. Halthore, S. D. Jacob, M. Z. Jacobson, A. Khodayari, K.-N. Liou, M. T. Lund, R. C. Miake-Lye, P. Minnis, S. Olsen, J. E. Penner, R. Prinn, U. Schumann, H. B. Selkirk, A. Sokolov, N. Unger, P. Wolfe, H.-W. Wong, D. W. Wuebbles, B. Yi, P. Yang, and C. Zhou, 2016: Impact of aviation onclimate: FAA’s Aviation Climate Change Research Initiative (ACCRI) Phase II, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 97, 561-583.


[270] Mishchenko, M. I., J. M. Dlugach, M. A. Yurkin, L. Bi, B. Cairns, L. Liu, R. L. Panetta, L. D. Travis, P. Yang, and N. T. Zakharova, 2016: First-principles modeling of electromagnetic scattering by discrete anddiscretly heterogeneous random media, Physics Reports, 631, 1-75.

[271] Wang, C., S. Platnick, Z. Zhang, K. Meyer, and P. Yang, 2016: Retrieval of ice cloud properties using an optimal estimation algorithmand MODIS infrared observations: 1. Forward model, error analysis, andinformation content, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, doi:10.1002/2015JD024526.


[272] Wang, C., S. Platnick, Z. Zhang, K. Meyer, G. Wind, and P. Yang, 2016: Retrieval of ice cloud properties using an optimal estimationalgorithm and MODIS infrared observations: 2. Retrieval evaluation, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, doi:10.1002/2015JD024528.


[273] Hioki, S., P. Yang, B. A. Baum, S. Platnick, K. G. Meyer, M. D. King, and J. Riedi, 2016: Degree of ice particle surface roughnessinferred from polarimetric observations, Atmos. Chem Phys., 16, 7545-7558. 


[274] He, C., Y. Takano, K.-N. Liou, P. Yang, Q. Li, and D. W. Mackowski, 2016: Intercomparison of the GOS approach, superpositionT-matrix method, and laboratory measurements for black carbon opticalproperties during aging, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 184, 287-296. 

[275] Heinson, Y. W., J. B. Maughan, J. Ding, A. Chakrabarti, P. Yang, C. M. Sorensen, 2016: Q-space analysis of light scattering by ice crystals, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 185, 86-94.


[276] Hioki, S., P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, and Y. Hu, 2016: Truncation of the scattering phase matrix for vector radiative transfer simulation, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 183, 70-77.


[277] Mishchenko, M. I., I. V. Geogdzhayev, and P. Yang, 2016: Expansion of tabulated scattering matrices in generalized spherical functions, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 183, 78-84.


[278] Sun, B., G. W. Kattawar, P. Yang, 2016: Radiance and polarization in the diffusion region with an arbitrary scattering phase matrix. . Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 183, 154-161.

[279] Liu, X., Q. Yang, H. Li, Z. Jin, W. Wu, S. Kizer, D. K. Zhou, and P. Yang, 2016: Development of a fast accurate PCRTM radiative transfer model in the solar region. Appl. Opt, 55, 8236-8247. 


[280] Shahabadi, M. B., Y. Huang, L. Garand, S. Heilliette, and P. Yang, 2016: Validation of a weather forecast model at radiance level against satellite observations allowing quantification of temperature, humidity, and cloud-related biases, J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 8, 1453–1467, doi:10.1002/2016MS000751.


[281] Schmitt, C. G., M. Schnaiter, A. J. Heymsfield, P. Yang, E. Hirst, and A. Bansemer, 2016: The microphysical properties of small ice particles measured by the small ice detector-3 probe during the MACPEX field campaign, J. Atmos. Sci., 73, 4775-4791.


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BOOK REVIEW

[1] Yang, P., 2008: Cloud Optics by A. A. Kokhanovsky, BAMS, Vol. 89, P. 1924.

CHAPTERS IN BOOKS

[book-chapter 1] Yang, P., and K. N. Liou, 2000: Finite difference time domain method for light scattering by nonspherical particles. Chapter 7 in Light scattering by nonspherical particles: theory, measurements, and geophysical applications, Eds. M. I. Mishchenko, J. W. Hovenier, and L. D. Travis, Academic Press, pp.173-221.

[book-chapter 2] Liou, K. N.,  Y. Takano, and P. Yang, 2000: Light scattering and radiative transfer by ice crystal clouds: Applications to climate research. Chapter 15 in “Light scattering by nonspherical particles: theory, measurements, and geophysical applications”, Eds. M. I. Mishchenko, J. W. Hovenier, and L. D. Travis, Academic Press, pp.417-449.

[book-chapter 3] Liou, K. N., Y. Takano, P. Yang, and Y. Gu, 2001: Radiative transfer in cirrus clouds: Light scattering and spectral information, in “Cirrus”, Ed. D. Lynch, Oxford University Press, New York, pp. 265-296

[book-chapter 4] Yang, P. and B. A. Baum, 2002:  Satellite remote sensing of cloud properties. In the Encyclopedia of Atmospheric Sciences, edited by J. Holton, J. A. Curry, and J. Pyle, Academic Press, pp. 1955-1965.

[book-chapter 5] Yang, P. and K. N. Liou, 2006:  Light Scattering and Absorption by Nonspherical Ice Crystals, in Light Scattering Reviews: Single and Multiple Light Scattering, edited by A. A. Kokhanovsky, Springer-Praxis, pp. 31-71

[book-chapter 6] Lu, J. Q., R. S. Brock, P. Yang, and X.-H. Hu 2007:  Modeling of Light Scattering by Single Red Blood Cells With the FDTD Method, invited chapter in Optics of Biological Particles, eds. A Hoekstra, G. Videen, and V. Maltsev, 212-241, 2007, Springer.

[book-chapter 7] Liou, K. N., Y. Gu, W. Lee, Y. Chen, and P. Yang, 2008: Some unsolved problems in atmospheric radiative transfer: Implication on climate research in the Asia-Pacific Region. In “Recent Progress in Atmospheric Sciences: Applications to the Asia-Pacific region”, World Scientific Publishing Co., Singapore, Chapter 5.

[book-chapter 8]  Bi, L., and P. Yang, 2013: Physical-geometric optics hybrid methods for computing the scattering and absorption properties of ice crystals and dust aerosols, in Light Scattering Reviews 8, Ed. A. Kokhanovsky, Springer-Praxis Publishing, Chichester, UK, 69-11.

[book-chapter 9]  Panetta, R. L., C. Liu, and P. Yang, 2013: A pseudo-spectral time domain method for light scattering computation, in Light Scattering Reviews 8, Ed. A. Kokhanovsky, Springer-Praxis Publishing, Chichester, UK, 139-187. ]

[book-chapter 10]  Yang, P. and B. A. Baum, 2015. Remote Sensing: Cloud Properties, in Encyclopedia of Atmospheric Sciences (2nd edition), G. R. North (editor-in-chief), J. Pyle and F. Zhang (editors), Vol. 5, pp. 116-127. Academic Press, ISBN: 9780123822253.

[book-chapter 11]  Kattawar, G. W., Yang, P. Y. You, L. Bi, Y. Xie, X. Huang, and S. Hioki, 2016. Polarization of light in the atmosphere and ocean, in Light Scattering Reviews 10, Ed. A. Kokhanovsky, Springer-Praxis Publishing, Chichester, UK, 3-33.