Peer-reviewed Papers

  1. Choi, Y.-S., C.-H. Ho, M.-H. Ahn, and Y.-S. Kim (2005), Enhancement of the consistency of MODIS thin cirrus with cloud phase by adding 1.6-μm reflectance, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 26, 4669–4680. pdf
  2. Choi, Y.-S., C.-H. Ho, and C.-H. Sui (2005), Different optical properties of high cloud in GMS and MODIS observations, Geophysical Research Letters, 32, L23823, doi:10.1029/2005GL024616. pdf
  3. Oh, H.-R., Y.-S. Choi, C.-H. Ho, and M.-H. Ahn (2006), Development of sky cover retrieval algorithm for the Communication, Ocean and Meteorological Satellite (COMS) imagery, Journal of the Korean Meteorological Society, 42, 389–396. pdf
  4. Choi, Y.-S., and C.-H. Ho (2006), Radiative effect of cirrus with different optical properties over the tropics in MODIS and CERES observations, Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L21811, doi:10.1029/2006GL027403, Editor’s Highlight. pdf
  5. Yoo, J.-M., M.-J. Jeong, K.-T. Lee, J. Kim, C.-H. Ho, M.-H. Ahn, Y. M. Hur, J.-E. Rhee, H.-L. Yoo, C.-Y. Chung, I.-C. Shin, Y.-S. Choi, Y.-M. Kim, Y.-G. Lee, J.-H. Lee, J.-M. Yoon, and W.-H. Lee (2007), Intercomparison of shortwave radiative transfer models for a Rayleigh atmosphere, The Journal of the Korean Earth Science Society, 28(3), 298–310 (in Korean). pdf
  6. Park, M.-S., Y.-S. Choi, C.-H. Ho, C.-H. Sui, S.-K. Park, and M.-H. Ahn (2007), Regional cloud characteristics over the tropical northwestern Pacific as revealed by TRMM PR and TMI, Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D05209, doi: 10.1029/2006JD007437. pdf 
  7. Choi, Y.-S., C.-H. Ho, M.-H. Ahn, and Y.-M. Kim (2007), An exploratory study of cloud remote sensing capabilities of the Communication, Ocean and Meteorological Satellite (COMS) imagery, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 28, 4715–4732. pdf
  8. Gong, D.-Y., C.-H. Ho, D. Chen, Y. Qian, Y.-S. Choi, and J. Kim (2007), Weekly cycle of aerosol-meteorology interaction over China, Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D22202, doi: 101029/2007JD008888. pdf
  9. Ho, C.-H., M.-S. Park, Y.-S. Choi, and Y. N. Takayabu (2008), Relationship between intraseasonal oscillation and diurnal variation of summer rainfall over the South China Sea, Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L03701, doi:10.1029/2007GL031962. pdf
  10. Choi, Y.-S., C.-H. Ho, D. Chen, Y.-H. Noh, and C.-K. Song (2008), Spectral analysis of weekly variation in PM10 mass concentration and environment conditions over China, Atmospheric Environment, 42, 655–666. pdf
  11. Choi, Y.-S., C.-H. Ho, D.-Y. Gong, R. J. Park, and J. Kim (2008), The impact of aerosols on the summer rainfall frequency in China, Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 47, 1802–1813. pdf
  12. Choi, Y.-S., C.-H. Ho, B.-G. Kim, and S.-K. Hur (2008), Long-term variation in midweek/weekend cloudiness difference during summer in Korea, Atmospheric Environment, 42, 6726–6732. pdf
  13. Choi, Y.-S., and C.-H. Ho (2009), Validation of the cloud property retrievals from the MTSAT-1R imagery using MODIS observations, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 30, 5935–5958. pdf
  14. Choi, Y.-S., C.-H. Ho, D.-Y. Gong, J.-H. Jeong, and T.-W. Park (2009), Adaptive change in intra-winter distribution of relatively cold events to East Asian warming, Terrestrial, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, 20, 807–816. pdf 
  15. Choi, Y.-S., R. J. Park, and C.-H. Ho (2009), Estimates of ground-level aerosol mass concentrations using a chemical transport model with MODIS aerosol optical observations over East Asia, Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, D04204. pdf
  16. Song, C.-K., C.-H. Ho, R. J. Park, Y.-S. Choi, J. Kim, D.-Y. Gong, and Y.-B. Lee (2009), Spatial and seasonal variations of surface PM10 concentration and MODIS aerosol optical depth over China, Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 45, 33–43. pdf
  17. Ho, C.-H., Y.-S. Choi, and S.-K. Hur (2009), Long-term changes in summer weekend effect over northeastern China and the connection with regional warming, Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L15706, doi:10.1029/2009GL039509. pdf
  18. Choi, Y.-S., C.-H. Ho, H.-R. Oh, R. J. Park, and C.-K. Song (2009), Estimating bulk optical properties of aerosols over the western North Pacific using MODIS and CERES Measurements, Atmospheric Environment, 43, 5656–5660. pdf
  19. Lindzen, R. S., and Y.-S. Choi (2009), On the determination of climate feedbacks from ERBE data, Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L16705. pdf
  20. Choi, Y.-S., C.-H. Ho, J. Kim, and R. S. Lindzen (2010), Satellite retrievals of (quasi-)spherical particles at cold temperatures, Geophysical Research Letters, 37, L05703. pdf
  21. Choi, Y.-S., C.-H. Ho, S.-W. Kim, and R. S. Lindzen (2010), Observational diagnosis of cloud phase in the winter Antarctic atmosphere for parameterizations in climate models, Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 27, 1233-1245. pdf
  22. Choi, Y.-S., R. S. Lindzen, C.-H. Ho, and J. Kim (2010), Space observations of cold-cloud phase change, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 107, 11211-11216. open source
  23. Jeong, J.-H., C.-H. Ho, H. W. Linderholm, S.-J. Jeong, D. Chen, and Y.-S. Choi (2011), Impact of urban warming on earlier spring flowering in Korea, International Journal of Climatology, 31, 1488-1497. pdf
  24. Lindzen, R. S., and Y.-S. Choi (2011), On the observational determination of climate sensitivity and its implications, Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 47(4), 377-390. pdf
  25. Choi, Y.-S. (2011), How sensitive is the Earth climate to a runaway carbon dioxide?, The Journal of the Korean Earth Science Society, 32, 239-247. (In Korean). pdf
  26. Park, S.-J., and Y.-S. Choi (2011), A perspective on East Asian regional reanalysis data production, Atmosphere (in Korean). pdf
  27. Park, T.-W., C.-H. Ho, S.-J. Jeong, Y.-S. Choi, S. K. Park, and C.-K. Song (2011), Different characteristics of cold day and cold surge frequency over East Asia in a global warming situation, Journal of Geophyscial Research, 116, D12118. pdf
  28. Myoung, B., Y.-S. Choi, and S. K. Park (2011), A review on vegetation models and applicability to climate simulations at regional scale, Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 47(5), 463-475.pdf
  29. Lee, S., C.-H. Ho, and Y.-S. Choi (2011), High-PM10 concentration episodes in Seoul, Korea: Background sources and related meteorological conditions, Atmospheric Environment, 45(39), 7240-7247. pdf
  30. Choi, Y.-S., and B.-R. Kim (2012), PM10 weekly periodicity in Beijing and Tianjin, 2000-2009: anthropogenic or natural contributions?, Atmospheric Environment, 55, 49-55. pdf
  31. Choi, Y.-S., and H.-J. Song (2012), On the numerical integration of a randomly forced system: variation and feedback estimation, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 110, 97-101. pdf
  32. Myoung, B., S.-J. Choi, Y.-S. Choi, and S. K. Park (2012), Impact of vegetation on land-atmosphere coupling strength and its implication for desertification mitigation over East Asia, Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, D12113. pdf
  33. Cho, H., C.-H. Ho, and Y.-S. Choi (2012), The observed variation in cloud-induced longwave radiation in response to sea surface temperature over the Pacific warm pool from MTSAT-1R imagery, Geophyiscal Research Letters, 39, L18802. pdf
  34. Oh, H.-R., C.-H. Ho, and Y.-S. Choi (2013), Comments on "Direct radiative forcing of anthropogenic aerosols over oceans from satellite observation", Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 30(1), 10-14. pdf
  35. Myoung, B., Y.-S. Choi, S. Hong, and S. K. Park (2013), Inter- and intra-annual variability of vegetation in the northern hemisphere and its association with precursory meteorological factors, Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 27, 1-12. pdf
  36. Yu, X., S. K. Park, Y. H. Lee, and Y.-S. Choi (2013), Quantitative precipitation forecast of a tropocal cyclone through optimal parameter estimation in a convective parameterization, Scientific Online Letters on the Atmosphere, 9, 36-39. pdf
  37. Oh, H.-R., Y.-S. Choi, C.-H. Ho, and M.-J. Jeong (2013), Estimation of aerosol direct radiative effects for all-sky conditions from CERES and MODIS observations, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 102, 311-320. pdf
  38. Choi, Y.-S., H. Cho, C.-H. Ho, R. S. Lindzen, S.-K. Park, and X. Yu (2014), Influence of non-feedback variations of radiation on the determination of climate feedback, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 115, 355-364. pdf
  39. Escribano, J., L Gallardo, R. Rondanelli, and Y.-S. Choi (2014), Satellite retrievals of aerosol optical depth over subtropical urban area: the role of stratification and surface reflectance, Aerosol and Air Quality Research, in press.
  40. Lee, J.-Y., B. Wang, K.-H. Seo, J.-S. Kug, Y.-S. Choi, Y. Kosaka, and K.-J. Ha (2014), Future change of northern hemisphere summer tropical-extratropical teleconnection in CMIP5 models, Journal of Climate, accepted.
  41. Choi, Y.-S., C.-H. Ho, C.-E. Park, T. Storelvmo, and I. Tan (2014), Influence of cloud phase composition on climate feedbacksJournal of Geophysical Research, accepted.
  42. Park, M.-S., C.-H. Ho, Cho, H, and Y.-S. Choi (2014), Retrieval of outgoing longwave radiation from COMS narrowband infrared imageryAdvances in Atmospheric Sciences, minor revision.
  43. Tan, I., T. Storelvmo, and Y.-S. Choi (2014), Spaceborne liar observations of the potential of dust, polluted dust and smoke aerosols to act as ice nuclei in mixed-phase clouds, Journal of Geophysical Research, submitted.
  44. Choi, Y.-S., B.-M. Kim., S.-K. Hur., S.-J. Kim., and J.-H. Kim (2014), Connecting early summer cloud-controlled sunlight and late summer sea ice in the Arctic, Geophysical Research Letters, submitted.
  45. Lashkari, A., M. Bannayan, A. Alizadeh, A. Koochaki and Y.-S. Choi (2014), Estimation and comparison of the agricultural sustainability in irrigated and rainfed wheat production systems in northeast of Iran, Journal of Sustainable Development, submitted.
  46. Hong, S., X. Yu, S. K. Park, Y. -S Choi, and B. Myoung (2014), On searching for optimized set of physical parameterization schemes in a multi-physics land surface process model, Geoscientific Model Development, submitted.
  47. Myoung, B., Y. Oh, Y.-S. Choi, S. Hong, S. and K. Park (2014), Impact of tropical pacific and atlantic SST on vegetative phenology in Amazon, to be submitted.
  48. Jeong, S.-J., C.-H. Ho, C.-S. Jin, M.-I. Lee, Y.-S. Choi, and Y. Ryu (2014), Comprehensive assessment of urban albedo management for cooling a megacity: A case study of Seoul, South Korea, Environmental Science and Technology, to be submitted.


  1. 최용상, 허창회, 안명환, 김영미, 2006, 3.7마이크로 채널을 이용한 구름 광학 두께 및 유효 입자반경의 추정 방법, 출원일 2006-05-26 (출원번호 10-2006-0047421), 등록일 2007-11-05 (등록번호 0775654).
  2. 최용상, 허창회, 안명환, 김영미, 2006, 6.7 마이크로 채널을 이용한 구름상 추정 방법, 출원일 2006-05-25 (출원번호 10-2006-0046994), 등록일 2007-07-10 (등록번호 0740347).
  3. 최용상, 허창회, 안명환, 김영미, 2006, 6.7 및 10.8 마이크로 채널을 이용한 운정 온도 및 압력 추정 방법, 출원일 2006-05-26 (출원번호 10-2006-0047422), 등록일 2006-09-19 (등록번호 0761936).
  4. 최용상, 해수면 온도 극값을 이용한 기후민감도 측정 방법, 출원일 2011-3-22 (출원번호 10-2011-0025509), 등록일 2012-07-13 (등록번호 10-1167066)
  5. 최용상, 오혜련, 구름의 영향을 포함한 에어로졸의 직접 복사 효과 산출 기법, 출원일 2011-3-22(출원번호 10-2011-0025514), 등록일 2013-01-28 (등록번호 10-1229026).
  6. 허창회, 최용상, 이승민, 도시 지역 고농도 미세먼지의 발원지 추정방법 출원일 2012-01-27 (출원번호 10-2012-0008411), 등록일 2012-10-19 (등록번호 10-1194677).
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  10. 최용상, 명복순, 식생 변동을 조절하는 예측 기상 인자들을 이용한 연간 식생 변동 예측 방법 및 장치 [METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PREDICTING ANNUAL VEGETATION VARIATION USING PRECURSORY METEOROLOGICAL FACTORS MODULATING VARIABILITY OF VEGETATION], 출원일 2013-04-02 (출원번호 10-2013-0035823), 등록일 2013- (등록번호).
  11. 최용상, 최한림, 오혜련, 김상현, 정성래, 착빙 검출 시스템 및 검출 방법, 출원일 2013-09-17 (출원번호 10-2013-0111749). 등록일 2013- (등록번호).
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