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ISCCP B1 Citation

When using ISCCP B1 data in a publication or proceeding, please cite:

  • Knapp, K. R., 2008:
    Scientific data stewardship of International Satellite Cloud Climatology Project B1 global geostationary observations.
    Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 2, 023548,

Other ISCCP B1 publications


  • Knapp, K. R., 2008:
    Calibration of long-term geostationary infrared observations using HIRS.
    Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 5 (2), 183-195
  • Knapp, K. R., J. J. Bates and B. Barkstrom, 2007:
    Scientific Data Stewardship: Lessons from a satellite data rescue effort,
    Bulletin of the AMS, 88 (9), 1359-1361

ISCCP B1 Conference Proceedings

  • Knapp, K. R., 2007:
    Calibrating geostationary satellite infrared sensors for climate applications,
    14th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society.
    (528KB PDF from AMS) and AMS Recorded presentation
  • Knapp, K. R., 2007:
    Potential climate applications from a global geostationary satellite data set,
    16th Conference on Applied Climatology, San Antonio, TX, American Meteorological Society.
    (376KB PDF from AMS)
  • Knapp, K. R., 2006:
    Quality control of a fundamental climate data record from geostationary observations: calibration, navigation and radiometric quality,
    14th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography, Atlanta, GA, American Meteorological Society.
    (712KB PDF from AMS)
  • Knapp, K. R. and J. J. Bates, 2004:
    ISCCP B1 Data at NCDC: A new climate resource,
    13th Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography Conference, Norfolk, VA, American Meteorological Society.
    (2.9MB PDF from AMS)

ISCCP B1 - Related work

  • Knapp, K. R. and J. P. Kossin, 2007:
    New global tropical cyclone data from ISCCP B1 geostationary satellite observations.
    Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 1, 013505.
    PDF (270KB)
  • Kossin, J. P., D. J. Vimont, K. R. Knapp, and R. J. Murnane, 2006:
    A Reanalysis of Global Hurricane Trends,
    Geophy. Res. Lett., 34, L04815,
    PDF from J. Kossin
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