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Evgueni Kassianov

Atmospheric Measurement & Data Sciences
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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: K9-24
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications

2014

  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, CJ Flynn, LD Riihimaki, J Michalsky, and GB Hodges. 2014. "Areal-averaged and Spectrally-resolved Surface Albedo from Ground-based Transmission Data Alone: Toward an Operational Retrieval ." Atmosphere 5(3):597-621.  doi:10.3390/atmos5030597
  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, CJ Flynn, LD Riihimaki, J Michalsky, and GB Hodges. 2014. "Retrieval of Areal-averaged Spectral Surface Albedo from Transmission Data Alone: Computationally Simple and Fast Approach." In SPIE Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XIX, vol. 9242, ed. Adolfo Comeron, p. 6 pages.  SPIE Proceedings, Amsterdam, Netherlands.  doi:10.1117/12.2070282
  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, MS Pekour, LK Berg, JE Shilling, CJ Flynn, F Mei, and A Jefferson. 2014. "Simultaneous Retrieval of Effective Refractive Index and Density from Size Distribution and Light Scattering Data: Weakly-Absorbing Aerosol." Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 7:3247-3261.  doi:10.5194/amt-7-3247-2014

2013

  • Kassianov EI, CJ Flynn, AS Koontz, C Sivaraman, and JC Barnard. 2013. "Failure and Redemption of Multifilter Rotating Shadowband Radiometer (MFRSR)/Normal Incidence Multifilter Radiometer (NIMFR) Cloud Screening: Contrasting Algorithm Performance at Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) North Slope of Alaska (NSA) and Southern Great Plains (SGP) Sites." Atmosphere 4(3):299-314.  doi:10.3390/atmos4030299
  • Berg LK, WI Gustafson, Jr, EI Kassianov, and L Deng. 2013. "Evaluation of a Modified Scheme for Shallow Convection: Implementation of CuP and Case Studies." Monthly Weather Review 141(1):134-147.  doi:10.1175/MWR-D-12-00136.1
  • Kassianov EI, D Lane-Veron, LK Berg, M Ovchinnikov, and P Kollias. 2013. "Markovian Approach and its Applications in a Cloudy Atmosphere." Chapter 3 in Light Scattering Reviews 7: Radiative Transfer and Optical Properties of Atmosphere and Underlying Surface, ed. AA Kokhanovsky, pp. 69-107.  Springer, New York, NY. 
  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, MS Pekour, LK Berg, JD Fast, JJ Michalsky, K Lantz, and GB Hodges. 2013. "Temporal Variability of Aerosol Properties during TCAP: Impact on Radiative Forcing." In Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XVIII; and Optics in Atmospheric Propagation and Adaptive Systems XVI, September 23, 2013, Dresden, Germany. Proceedings of the SPIE, vol. 8890, ed. A Comeron, et. al., p. Paper No. 88900O.  SPIE Publishing, Bellingham, WA.  doi:10.1117/12.2029355
  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, MS Pekour, LK Berg, JJ Michalsky, K Lantz, and GB Hodges. 2013. "Do Diurnal Aerosol Changes Affect Daily Average Radiative Forcing?" Geophysical Research Letters 40(12):3265-3269.  doi:10.1002/grl.50567

2012

  • Kassianov EI, D Chand, LK Berg, JD Fast, JM Tomlinson, R Ferrare, CA Hostetler, and J Hair. 2012. "Multi-year Satellite and Surface Observations of AOD in support of Two-Column Aerosol Project (TCAP) Field Campaign." In Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XVII; and Lidar Technologies, Techniques, and Measurements for Atmospheric Remote Sensing VIII, September 24-27, 2012, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. Proceedings of the SPIE, vol. 8534, ed. EI Kassianov, et al, p. Paper No. 853407.  SPIE Publishing, Bellingham, WA.  doi:10.1117/12.977862
  • Kassianov EI, MS Pekour, and JC Barnard. 2012. "Aerosols in Central California: Unexpectedly Large Contribution of Coarse Mode to Aerosol Radiative Forcing ." Geophysical Research Letters 39:L20806.  doi:10.1029/2012GL053469
  • Kassianov EI, CJ Flynn, J Redemann, B Schmid, PB Russell, and A Sinyuk. 2012. "Aerosol Properties from Multi-spectral and Multi-angular Aircraft 4STAR Observations: Expected Advantages and Challenges." In Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XVII; and Lidar Technologies, Techniques, and Measurements for Atmospheric Remote Sensing VIII, September 24-27, 2012, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. Proceedings of the SPIE, vol. 8534, ed. EI Kassianov, et al, p. Paper No. 85340J.  SPIE Publishing, Bellingham, WA.  doi:10.1117/12.974744
  • Kassianov EI, CJ Flynn, J Redemann, B Schmid, PB Russell, and A Sinyuk. 2012. "Initial Assessment of the Spectrometer for Sky-Scanning, Sun-Tracking Atmospheric Research (4STAR)-Based Aerosol Retrieval: Sensitivity Study." Atmosphere 3(4):495-521.  doi:10.3390/atmos3040495
  • Zaveri RA, WJ Shaw, DJ Cziczo, B Schmid, R Ferrare, ML Alexander, M Alexandrov, RJ Alvarez, WP Arnott, D Atkinson, S Baidar, RM Banta, JC Barnard, J Beranek, LK Berg, FJ Brechtel, WA Brewer, JF Cahill, B Cairns, CD Cappa, D Chand, S China, JM Comstock, MK Dubey, RC Easter, Jr, MH Erickson, JD Fast, C Floerchinger, BA Flowers, E Fortner, JS Gaffney, MK Gilles, K Gorkowski, WI Gustafson, Jr, MS Gyawali, J Hair, M Hardesty, JW Harworth, SC Herndon, N Hiranuma, CA Hostetler, JM Hubbe, JT Jayne, H Jeong, BT Jobson, EI Kassianov, LI Kleinman, CD Kluzek, B Knighton, KR Kolesar, C Kuang, A Kubatova, AO Langford, A Laskin, NS Laulainen, RD Marchbanks, C Mazzoleni, F Mei, RC Moffet, DA Nelson, M Obland, H Oetjen, TB Onasch, I Ortega, M Ottaviani, MS Pekour, KA Prather, JG Radney, R Rogers, SP Sandberg, A Sedlacek, C Senff, G Senum, A Setyan, JE Shilling, MKB Shrivastava, C Song, SR Springston, R Subramanian, K Suski, JM Tomlinson, RM Volkamer, HA Wallace, J Wang, AM Weickmann, DR Worsnop, XY Yu, A Zelenyuk, and Q Zhang. 2012. "Overview of the 2010 Carbonaceous Aerosols and Radiative Effects Study (CARES)." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 12(16):7647-7687.  doi:10.5194/acp-12-7647-2012

2011

  • Kassianov EI, and D Veron. 2011. "STOCHASTIC RADIATIVE TRANSFER IN MARKOVIAN MIXTURES: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE." Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 112(4):566-576.  doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2010.06.011
  • Kassianov EI, and LK Berg. 2011. "Multi-Summer Climatology of Cumuli at SGP site: Vertical Structure ." In Proceedings of the SPIE: Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XVI, September 21, 2011, Prague, Czech Republic, vol. 8177, ed. EI Kassianov, et al, p. Paper No. 81770T.  SPIE, Bellingham, WA.  doi:10.1117/12.897408
  • Kassianov EI, D Chand, and M Wang. 2011. "Assessment of MODIS Aerosol Optical Depth over Oceans using One-year Data from Maritime Aerosol Network." In Proceedings of the SPIE: Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XVI, September 21, 2011, Prague, Czech Republic, vol. 8177, ed. EI Kassianov, et al, p. Paper No. 81770K.  SPIE, Bellingham, WA.  doi:10.1117/12.897410
  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, LK Berg, CJ Flynn, and CN Long. 2011. "Sky Cover from MFRSR Observations." Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 4(7):1463-1470.  doi:10.5194/amt-4-1463-2011
  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, LK Berg, CN Long, and CJ Flynn. 2011. "Shortwave Spectral Radiative Forcing of Cumulus Clouds from Surface Observations ." Geophysical Research Letters 38:Article No. L07801.  doi:10.1029/2010GL046282
  • Berg LK, EI Kassianov, CN Long, and DL Mills Jr.. 2011. "Surface summertime radiative forcing by shallow cumuli at the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Southern Great Plains site." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 116:Article No. D01202.  doi:10.1029/2010JD014593
  • Kassianov EI, M Ovchinnikov, LK Berg, and CJ Flynn. 2011. "Aerosol Retrievals under Partly Cloudy Conditions: Challenges and Perspectives." In Polarimetric Detection, Characterization, and Remote Sensing: NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security, ed. MI Mishchenko, et al, pp. 205-232.  Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands. 
  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, MS Pekour, CJ Flynn, R Ferrare, CA Hostetler, J Hair, and BT Jobson. 2011. "Remote Sensing of Aerosol Properties during CARES." In Proceedings of the SPIE: Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XVI, September 21, 2011, Prague, Czech Republic, vol. 8177, ed. EI Kassianov, p. Paper No. 81770J.  SPIE, Bellingham, WA.  doi:10.1117/12.897407
  • Wang M, SJ Ghan, M Ovchinnikov, X Liu, RC Easter, Jr, EI Kassianov, Y Qian, and H Morrison. 2011. "Aerosol Indirect effects in a multi-scale aerosol-climate model PNNL-MMF." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 11(11):5431-5455.  doi:10.5194/acp-11-5431-2011
  • Wang M, SJ Ghan, RC Easter, Jr, M Ovchinnikov, X Liu, EI Kassianov, Y Qian, WI Gustafson, Jr, VE Larson, D Schanen, M Khairoutdinov, and H Morrison. 2011. "The multi-scale aerosol-climate model PNNL-MMF: model description and evaluation." Geoscientific Model Development 4(1):137-168.  doi:10.5194/gmd-4-137-2011

2010

  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, LK Berg, CJ Flynn, and CN Long. 2010. "Retrieval of Intensive Aerosol Properties from MFRSR observations: Partly Cloudy Cases." In Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XV: Proceedings of the SPIE, September 21, 2010, Toulouse, France, vol. 7827, ed. RH Picard, K Schafer, A Comeron and M van Weele, p. Paper No. 7827Q.  SPIE, Bellingham, WA.  doi:10.1117/12.865761
  • Kassianov EI, M Ovchinnikov, LK Berg, SA McFarlane, CJ Flynn, R Ferrare, CA Hostetler, and M Alexandrov. 2010. "A New Retrieval of Aerosol Optical Depth from Reflectance Ratios on Partly Cloudy Days: Development and Evaluation." In 13th Conference on Atmospheric Radiation, June 28-July 2, 2010, Portland, Oregon, p. Paper No. P2.18.  American Meteorological Society, Boston, MA. 
  • Kassianov EI, M Ovchinnikov, LK Berg, SA McFarlane, CJ Flynn, R Ferrare, CA Hostetler, and M Alexandrov. 2010. "Retrieval of Aerosol Optical Depth in Vicinity of Broken Clouds from Reflectance Ratios: Case Study." Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 3:1333-1349.  doi:10.5194/amt-3-1333-2010

2009

  • McFarlane SA, EI Kassianov, JC Barnard, CJ Flynn, and TP Ackerman. 2009. "Surface shortwave aerosol radiative forcing during the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Mobile Facility deployment in Niamey, Niger." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 114:Art. No. D00E06.  doi:10.1029/2008JD010491
  • Berg LK, EI Kassianov, CN Long, and D Mills, Jr.. 2009. "Three-dimensional Effects and Shortwave Cloud Radiative Forcing Associated with Shallow Cumuli Over Central North America." In Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XIV: Proceedings of the SPIE, vol. 7475, ed. RH Picard, K Schafer, A Comeron, EI Kassianov and CJ Mertens, p. Article No. 747504.  SPIE, Bellingham, WA.  doi:10.1117/12.832327
  • Kassianov EI, SA McFarlane, JC Barnard, CJ Flynn, A Slingo, N Bharmal, GJ Robinson, DD Turner, M Miller, TP Ackerman, and R Miller. 2009. "International RADAGAST Experiment in Niamey, Niger: Changes and Drivers of Atmospheric Radiation Balance." In Current Problems in Atmospheric Radiation (IRS 2008): Proceedings of the International Radiation Symposium. AIP Conference Proceedings, vol. 1100, pp. 537-540.  American Institute of Physics, Melville, NY. 
  • Kassianov EI, LK Berg, SA McFarlane, CJ Flynn, and DD Turner. 2009. "Long-term Statistics of Continental Cumuli: Does Aerosol Trigger Cumulus Variability?" In Current Problems in Atmospheric Radiation (IRS 2008): Proceedings of the International Radiation Symposium (IRC/IAMAS). AIP Conference Proceedings, vol. 1100, pp. 470-473.  American Institute of Physics, Melville, NY. 
  • Kassianov EI, M Ovchinnikov, LK Berg, SA McFarlane, CJ Flynn, R Ferrare, and CA Hostetler. 2009. "The 3D Radiative Effects of Clouds in Aerosol Retrieval: Can we Remove Them?" In Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XIV: Proceedings of the SPIE, vol. 7475, ed. RH Picard, K Schafer, A Comeron, EI Kassianov and CJ Mertens, p. Article No. 74750I.  SPIE, Bellingham, WA.  doi:10.1117/12.830179
  • Kassianov EI, M Ovtchinnikov, LK Berg, SA McFarlane, and CJ Flynn. 2009. "A New Retrieval of Aerosol Optical Depth under Partly Cloudy Conditions with Multi-Spectral Measurements of Reflectance." In Proceedings of the International Radiation Symposium (IRS 2008): AIP Conference Proceedings, vol. 1100, pp. 263-266.  American Institute of Physics, Melville, NY.  doi:10.1063/1.3116965
  • Kassianov EI, M Ovtchinnikov, LK Berg, SA McFarlane, and CJ Flynn. 2009. "Retrieval of Aerosol Optical Depth in Vicinity of Broken Clouds from Reflectance Ratios: Sensitivity Study." Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 110(14-16):1677-1689. 
  • Miller R, A Slingo, JC Barnard, and EI Kassianov. 2009. "Seasonal Contrasts in the Surface Energy Balance of the Sahel." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 114:Art. No. D00E05.  doi:10.1029/2008JD010521

2008

  • Barnard JC, CN Long, EI Kassianov, SA McFarlane, JM Comstock, M Freer, and G McFarquhar. 2008. "Development and Evaluation of a Simple Algorithm to Find Cloud Optical Depth with Emphasis on Thin Ice Clouds." Open Atmospheric Science Journal 2:46-55.  doi:10.2174/1874282300802010046
  • Barnard JC, RM Volkamer, and EI Kassianov. 2008. "Estimation of the Mass Absorption Cross Section of the Organic Carbon Component of Aerosols in the Mexico City Metropolitan Area." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 8(22):6665-6679. 
  • Berg LK, and EI Kassianov. 2008. "Temporal Variability of Fair-Weather Cumulus Statistics at the ACRF SGP Site." Journal of Climate 21(13):3344-3358.  doi:10.1175/2007JCLI2266.1
  • Kassianov EI, and M Ovtchinnikov. 2008. "On Reflectance Ratios and Aerosol Optical Depth Retrieval in the Presence of Cumulus Clouds ." Geophysical Research Letters 35(6):Art. No. L06807.  doi:10.1029/2008GL033231
  • Kassianov EI, M Ovtchinnikov, LK Berg, SA McFarlane, and CJ Flynn. 2008. "Retrieval of Aerosol Optical Depth in Vicinity of Broken Clouds from Reflectance Ratios: A Novel Approach." In Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere XIII, vol. 7107, p. 71070V.  SPIE , Bellingham, WA.  doi:10.1117/12.801288
  • Slingo A, N Bharmal, GJ Robinson, J Settle, RP Allan, HE White, PJ Lamb, M Lele, DD Turner, SA McFarlane, EI Kassianov, JC Barnard, CJ Flynn, and M Miller. 2008. "Overview of observations from the RADAGAST experiment in Niamey, Niger: Meteorology and thermodynamic variables." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 113(D00E01):, doi:10.1029/2008JD009909

2007

  • Barnard JC, EI Kassianov, TP Ackerman, KS Johnson, BM Zuberi, L Molina, and MJ Molina. 2007. "Estimation of a "radiatively correct" black carbon specific absorption during the Mexico City Metropolitan Area (MCMA) 2003 field campaign ." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 7(6):1645-1655. 
  • Doran JC, JC Barnard, WP Arnott, R Cary, RL Coulter, JD Fast, EI Kassianov, LI Kleinman, NS Laulainen, TJ Martin, GL Paredes-Miranda, MS Pekour, WJ Shaw, DF Smith, SR Springston, and XY Yu. 2007. "The T1-T2 Study: Evolution of Aerosol Properties Downwind of Mexico City." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 7(6):1585-1598. 
  • Kassianov EI, CJ Flynn, TP Ackerman, and JC Barnard. 2007. "Aerosol Single-Scattering Albedo and Asymmetry Parameter from MFRSR Observations during the ARM Aerosol IOP 2003." Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics 7(12):3341-3351. 

2006

  • Kassianov EI. 2006. "Mathematical Simulation of the Radiative Transfer in Statistically Inhomogeneous Clouds." In Computational Methods in Transport Workshop held September 11-16, 2004, in Granlibakken, CA, published as Computational Methods in Transport, ed. Frank Graziani, pp. 141-149.  Springer, New York, NY. 
  • Kassianov EI. 2006. "Stochastic Radiative Transfer in Multilayer Broken Clouds: Approach, Validation and Application." In IRS 2004: Current Problems in Atmospheric Radiation, Proceedings of the International Radiation Symposium, August 23-28, 2004, Busan, Korea, ed. Herbert Fischer and Byung-Ju Sohn, pp. 31-34.  A. Deepak Publishing, Hampton, VA. 
  • Berg LK, EI Kassianov, CN Long, and WI Gustafson, Jr. 2006. "A Climatology of Fair-Weather Cloud Statistics at the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program Southern Great Plains Site: Temporal and Spatial Variability." In Proceedings of the Sixteenth Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Science Team Meeting, March 27-31, 2006, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  US Department of Energy, Washington, DC. 
  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, and TP Ackerman. 2006. "Retrieval of Aerosol Microphysical Properties from MFRSR Observations." In IRS 2004: Current Problems in Atmospheric Radiation, Proceedings of the International Radiation Symposium, August 23-28, 2004, Busan, Korea, ed. Herbert Fischer and Byung-Ju Sohn, pp. 343-346.  A. Deepak Publishing, Hampton, VA. 
  • Slingo A, TP Ackerman, RP Allan, EI Kassianov, SA McFarlane, GJ Robinson, JC Barnard, M Miller, JE Harries, JE Russell, and S Dewitte. 2006. "Observations of the impact of a major Saharan dust storm on the atmospheric radiation balance." Geophysical Research Letters 33:L24817 (5 pages).  doi:10.1029/2006GL027869

2005

  • Cahalan RF, L Oreopoulos, A Marshak, KF Evans, AB Davis, RM Pincus, Jr., KH Yetzer, B Mayer, R Davies, TP Ackerman, HW Barker, EE Clothiaux, RG Ellingson, MJ Garay, EI Kassianov, S Kinne, A Macke, W O'Hirok, PT Partain, SM Prigarin, AN Rublev, GL Stephens, F Szczap, EE Takara, T Varnai, G Wen, and TB Zhuravleva. 2005. "The 13RC -- Bringing Together the Most Advanced Radiative Transfer Tools for Cloudy Atmospheres." Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 86(9):1275-1293. 
  • Kassianov EI, TP Ackerman, and P Kollias. 2005. "The Role of Cloud-Scale Resolution on Radiative Properties of Oceanic Cumulus Clouds." Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 91(2):211-226. 
  • Kassianov EI, CN Long, and JE Christy. 2005. "Cloud-Base-Height Estimation from Paired Ground-Based Hemispherical Observations." Journal of Applied Meteorology 44(8):1221-1233. 
  • Kassianov EI, CN Long, and M Ovtchinnikov. 2005. "Cloud Sky Cover Versus Cloud Fraction: Whole-Sky Simulations and Observations." Journal of Applied Meteorology 44(1):86-98. 
  • Kassianov EI, JC Barnard, and TP Ackerman. 2005. "Retrieval of Aerosol Microphysical Properties Using Surface MultiFilter Rotating Shadowband Radiometer (MFRSR) Data: Modeling and Observations." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 110(D9):D09201, doi: 10.1029/2004JD005337. 

2003

  • Kassianov EI. 2003. "Stochastic Radiative Transfer in Multilayer Broken Clouds. Part I: Markovian Approach." Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 77(4):373-393. 
  • Kassianov EI, TP Ackerman, RT Marchand, and M Ovtchinnikov. 2003. "Satellite Multiangle Cumulus Geometry Retrieval: Case Study." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 108(D3):4117.  doi:10.1029/2002JD002350
  • Kassianov EI, TP Ackerman, RT Marchand, and M Ovtchinnikov. 2003. "Stochastic Radiative Transfer in Multilayer Broken Clouds. Part II: Validation Tests." Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 77(4):395-416. 

2002

  • Kassianov EI, and YL Kogan. 2002. "Spectral Dependence of Radiative Horizontal Transport in Stratocumulus Clouds and Its Effect on Near-IR Absorption." Journal of Geophysical Research. D. (Atmospheres) 107(D23):4712.  doi:10.1029/2002JD002103

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