Polar Satellite Precipitation Data Center

Papers in Refereed Journals

Book Chapters

    27. Chiu, L. S., S. Gao, and C.-L. Shie, 2013: Satellite-based Oceanic Surface Turbulent Fluxes, in Satellite-based Applications on Climate Change, J. Qu, A. Powell and M. Sivakumar (Editors), Springer.

    26. Chiu, L. S., S. Gao, and D.-B. Shin, 2013: Climate-Scale Oceanic Rainfall from Microwave Radiometry, in Satellite-based Applications on Climate Change, J. Qu, A. Powell and M. Sivakumar (Editors), Springer.

    25. Chiu, L. S., S. Gao, and C.-L. Shie, 2012: Oceanic Evaporation: Trends and Variabilities, in Remote Sensing - Applications, Boris Escalante-Ramirez (Editor), ISBN 978-953-51-0651-7, InTech. (Available online at: http://www.intechopen.com/articles/show/title/oceanic-evaporation-trend-and-variability )

    24. Chiu, L., 2012: Aerosol-Climate Interactions: Examples from Hong Kong and the Pearl River Delta Region, in Environmental Pollution and its Relation to Climate Change, Ahmed El Nemr (Editor), 125-138, Nova Science Publishers, Inc., 692pp.

    23. Chiu, L., 2011: Earth Observations, in Advanced Geoinformation Science, C. Yang, Q. Miao, D. Wong and R. Yang (Editors) CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, 4865pp.

    22. Chiu, L., Meixia Deng, Liping Di, Steven Kempler, Zhong Liu, Qianjun Miao, Lenard Milich, Qisheng Pan, Hualan Rui, Jiqiang Tan, Yanli Tang, William Teng, Chaowei (Phil) Yang, Ruixin Yang, Hong, Wei Yu, and Ming Zhang, 2011: Other applications, in Advanced Geoinformation Science, C. Yang, Q. Miao, D. Wong and R. Yang. (Editors); CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, 4865pp.

    21. Liu, Z., H. Rui,, W. Teng, L. S. Chiu, G. Leptoukh and G. Vicente, 2007: Online visualization and analysis: A new avenue to use satellite data for weather, climate and interdisciplinary research and applications, in Measuring Precipitation from Space: EURAINSAT and the future, Levizzani, V., P. Bauer, J. Turk (Editors), Series in Advances in Global Change Research , Vol. 28, 549-558, Springer (ISBN: 978-1-4020-5834-9)

    20. Chiu, L., Z. Liu, H. Rui and W.L. Teng, 2006: TRMM Data and Access, in Earth Science Satellite Remote Sensing, Vol II, Qu, J., et al., (Editors), Springer-Tsinghua University Press, 202-218.

    19. Chiu, L., D.-B. Shin and J. Kwaitkowski, 2006: Surface Rainfall from Satellite Algorithms, in Earth Science Satellite Remote Sensing, Vol I, Qu, J., et al. (Editors), Springer-Tsinghua University Press, 317-336.

    18. Qu, J., M. Kafatos, R. Yang, L. Chiu and A. R. Riebau, 2003: Global Pollution Aerosol Monitoring (GPAM) in The Atmospheric Boundary Layer Using Future Earth Observing Satellite Remote Sensing, in Remote Sensing of Clouds and the Atmosphere VII, Schaefer, Klaus P.; Lado-Bordowsky, Olga; Comeron, Adolfo; Picard, Richard H. (Editors), Proceedings of the SPIE, Vol. 4882, 100-105.

    17. Kafatos, M., H. El-Askary, L. Chiu, R. Gomez, M. Hegazy, J. Kinser, X. Liu, Y. Liu, Z. Liu, J. McManus, Y. Nie, J. Qu, F. Salem, S. Sarkar, S. Shen, G. Taylor, H. Wolf, D. Wong, C. Yang, K.-S. Yang and R. Yang, 2003, Remote Sensing and GIS for Regional Environmental Applications, in Remote Sensing for Environmental Monitoring, GIS Applications, and Geology II, Ehlers, M. (Editor), Proceedings of the SPIE, Vol. 4886, 1-10.

    16. McManus, J., M. Kafatos, G. Vicente, L. Chiu, J. Qu and R. Yang, 2003: Analysis of bidirectional reflectance effects on 20 years of AVHRR data, for Agricultural Regions in Ukraine and Russia, in Remote Sensing for Agriculture, Ecosystems, and Hydrology IV, M. Owe, G. D'Urso, L. Toulios (Editors), Proceeding of the SPIE, Vol. 4879, 419-427.

    15. Acker, J., L. Chiu, et al., 2001: Remote Sensing of Earth from Satellites, in Encyclopedia of Physical Science and Technology, Academic Press.

    14. Chiu, L. and A. Chang, 2001: Precipitation from TMI and SSM/I: annual mean and sampling errors, WCRP/SCOR workshop on Intercomparison and Validation of Ocean-Atmosphere Flux Fields, Washington D.C.

    13. Chang, A., and L. Chiu, 2001: Monthly oceanic rainfall derived from space-borne microwave data, Remote Sensing and Hydrology 2000, [Proceedings of a symposium held at Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA April 2000]. IAHS publication No. 267, 22-26.

    12. Chiu, L., and A. T-C Chang, 2000: Nonsystematic error of monthly oceanic rainfall derived from TMI, in Microwave Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere and Environment II, T. Wilheit, H. Masuko, H. Wakabayashi (Editors), Proceeding of the SPIE, Vol. 4152, 208-212.

    11. Chang, A. T-C., and L. Chiu, 2000: Monthly oceanic rainfall from TRMM Microwave Imager (TMI) data, in Microwave Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere and Environment II, T. Wilheit, H. Masuko, H. Wakabayashi (Editors), Proceeding of the SPIE, Vol. 4152, 198-207.

    10. Chang, A.T.C., L.S. Chiu, G.R. Liu and K.H. Wang, 1995: Analysis of 1994 typhoons in the Taiwan region using satellite data, COSPAR Colloquia Series Volume 8, Space Remote Sensing of Subtropical Oceans, 89-96, SRSSO, Taipei, Taiwan, Elsevier Science.

    9. Weinman, J. A., J. L. Schols, and L. S. Chiu, 1994: Precipitation distribution from combined airborne microwave radiometric/radar measurements and ground based VLF sferics observations in support of NASA' Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission. NATO ASI series, vol 126, Global Precipitation and Climate Change, M. Desbois and F. Desalmand, Editors, Springer-Verlag.

    8. Chiu, L.S., and A. Chang, Oceanic rain rate parameters derived from SSM/I, U.R.S.I. commission F, Climate parameters in Radiowave Propagation Prediction, CLIMPARA'94, p11.3.1-5, Moscow, Soviet Union, May 31- June 3, 1994. (URL: http://www.scribd.com/doc/81459037/Climatic-Parameters-in-Radiowave-Propagation-Prediction-Climpara-94-Rutherford-Appleton-Laboratory-06-1994)

    7. Chiu, L. S., A. T. C. Chang, T.C.C. Wang, P.L. Lin, and G.R. Liu, 1993: Areal rainfall estimates from the Taiwan Hualein radar data, Proceedings of the Second International Conf. on East Asia and Western Pacific Meteorology and Climate, W. J. Kyle and C. P. Chang, (Editors), World Scientific Pub. Co., Singapore, 598-602.

    6. Chang, A.T.C., and L. S. Chiu, 1990: Global snow variation derived from SMMR: preliminary results, in Sea Ice Properties and Processes, S.F. Ackley and W. F. Weeks (Editors), US Army Corp.of Engineers, Cold Region Research and engineering Laboratory, CCREL Monograph 90-1, 213-217.

    5. Chiu, L.S., G. North, and D. Short, 1989: Errors in satellite rainfall estimation due to non-uniform field-of-view of microwave sensors, Microwave Remote Sensing: Recent Applications, A. Chedin (Editor), Deepak Pub. Co., 95-109.

    4. Chiu. L.S., 1988: Estimating areal rainfall from rain area, Tropical Precipitation Measurements, J. Theon and N. Fugono (Editors), Deepak Co., 361-367.

    3. Chiu, L.S., 1983: Antarctic sea ice variations, 1973-1980, Variations in Global Water Budget, F.A. Street-Perrott, M. Beran, and R.A.S. Ratcliffe (Editors) D. Reidel Publishing Co., Dordrecht, the Netherlands, 301-311.

    2. Newell, R.E. and L. S. Chiu, 1981: Climate changes and variations: A geophysical problem, Climate Variations and Variability: Facts and Theories, A. Berger (Editor), D. Reidel Pub. Co., The Netherlands, 21-61.

    1. Newell, R.E., L.S. Chiu, E. Ebisuzaki, A.R. Navato, and H.B. Selkirk, 1981: The oceans and ocean currents: Their influence on climate, International Conf: on Climate and Offshore Energy Resources, Amer. Meteor. Soc., 59-112.

Last Update: September 14, 2015
Research Scientist: Dr. Si Gao, AOES/GMU
Please send questions and comments to: Prof. Long S. Chiu