Author Bibliographies

Publications by Andrew S. Ackerman

In Review

Fridlind, A.M., R. Atlas, B. van Diedenhoven, J. Um, G.M. McFarquhar, A.S. Ackerman, E.J. Moyer, and R.P. Lawson, 2016: Derivation of physical and optical properties of midlatitude cirrus ice crystals for a size-resolved cloud microphysics model. Atmos. Chem. Phys., submitted, doi:10.5194/acp-2015-940.

Pithan, F., A.S. Ackerman, W.M. Angevine, K. Hartung, L. Ickes, M. Kelley, B. Medeiros, I. Sandu, G.-J. Steeneveld, H. Sterk, G. Svensson, P.A. Vaillancourt, and A. Zadra, 2016: Strengths and biases of models in representing the Arctic winter boundary layer: The Larcform 1 single column model intercomparison. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., submitted.

Zhang, Z., F. Werner, H.-M. Cho, G. Wind, S.E. Platnick, A.S. Ackerman, L. Di Girolamo, A. Marshak, and K.G. Meyer, 2016: A framework for quantifying the impacts of sub-pixel reflectance variance and covariance on cloud optical thickness and effective radius retrievals based on the bi-spectral method. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., submitted.

De Roode, S.R., I. Sandu, J.J. van der Dussen, A.S. Ackerman, P. Blossey, D. Jarecka, A. Lock, A.P. Siebesma, and B. Stevens, 2015: Shallow cumulus cloud control on the stratocumulus lifetime: LES results of EUCLIPSE/GASS Lagrangian stratocumulus transitions. J. Atmos. Sci., submitted.

Van Diedenhoven, B., A.M. Fridlind, B. Cairns, A.S. Ackerman, and J. Yorks, 2015: Vertical variation of ice particle size in convective cloud tops. Geophys. Res. Lett., submitted.


Van Diedenhoven, B., A.S. Ackerman, A.M. Fridlind, and B. Cairns, 2016: On averaging aspect ratios and distortion parameters over ice crystal population ensembles for estimating effective scattering properties. J. Atmos. Sci., 73, no. 2, 775-787, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-15-0150.1.

Van Lier-Walqui, M., A.M. Fridlind, A.S. Ackerman, S. Collis, J.J. Helmus, D.R. MacGorman, K. North, P. Kollias, and D.J. Posselt, 2016: Polarimetric radar signatures of deep convection: Columns of specific differential phase observed during MC3E. Mon. Weather Rev., 144, no. 2, 737-758, doi:10.1175/MWR-D-15-0100.1.


Ackerman, A.S., A.M. Fridlind, A. Grandlin, F. Dezitter, M. Weber, J.W. Strapp, and A. Korolev, 2015: High ice water content at low radar reflectivity near deep convection — Part 2. Evaluation of microphysical pathways in updraft parcel simulations. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 11729-11751, doi:10.5194/acp-15-11729-2015.

Alexandrov, M.D., B. Cairns, A.P. Wasilewski, A.S. Ackerman, M.J. McGill, J.E. Yorks, J.E. Hlavka, S.E. Platnick, G.T. Arnold, B. van Diedenhoven, J. Chowdhary, M. Ottaviani, and K.D. Knobelspiesse, 2015: Liquid water cloud properties during the Polarimeter Definition Experiment (PODEX). Remote Sens. Environ., 169, 20-36, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2015.07.029.

Cho, H.-M., Z. Zhang, K. Meyer, M. Lebsock, S. Platnick, A.S. Ackerman, L. Di Girolamo, L.C. Labonnote, C. Cornet, J. Riedi, and R.E. Holz, 2015: Frequency and causes of failed MODIS cloud property retrievals for liquid phase clouds over global oceans. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, no. 9, 4132-4154, doi:10.1002/2015JD023161.

Endo, S., A.M. Fridlind, W. Lin, A.M. Vogelmann, T. Toto, A. Ackerman, G.M. McFarquhar, R.C. Jackson, and Y. Liu, 2015: RACORO continental boundary layer cloud investigations. Part II: Large-eddy simulations of cumulus clouds and evaluation with in-situ and ground-based observations. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, no. 12, 5993-6014, doi:10.1002/2014JD022525.

Fridlind, A.M., A.S. Ackerman, A. Grandlin, F. Dezitter, M. Weber, J.W. Strapp, and A. Korolev, 2015: High ice water content at low radar reflectivity near deep convection — Part 1. Consistency of in situ and remote-sensing observations with stratiform rain column simulations. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 11713-11728, doi:10.5194/acp-15-11713-2015.

Mrowiec, A.A., O.M. Pauluis, A.M. Fridlind, and A.S. Ackerman, 2015: Properties of a mesoscale convective system in context of an isentropic analysis. J. Atmos. Sci., 72, no. 5, 1945-1962, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-14-0139.1.

Pincus, R., E.J. Mlawer, L. Oreopoulos, A.S. Ackerman, S. Caek, M. Brath, S.A. Buehler, K.E. Cady-Pereira, J.N.S. Cole, J.-L. Dufresne, M. Kelley, J. Li, J. Manners, D.J. Paynter, R. Roehrig, M. Sekiguchi, and M.D. Schwarzkopf, 2015: Radiative flux and forcing parameterization error in clear, clean skies. Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, no. 13, 5485-5492, doi:10.1002/2015GL064291.

Vogelmann, A.M., A.M. Fridlind, T. Toto, S. Endo, W. Lin, J. Wang, S. Feng, Y. Zhang, D.D Turner, Y. Liu, Z. Li, S. Xie, A.S. Ackerman, M. Zhang, and M. Khairoutdinov, 2015: RACORO continental boundary layer cloud investigations. Part I: Case study development and ensemble large-scale forcings. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 120, no. 12, 5962-5992, doi:10.1002/2014JD022713.

Zhang, Z., S. Platnick, A.S. Ackerman, and H.-M. Cho, 2015: Spectral dependence of MODIS cloud droplet effective radius retrievals for marine boundary layer clouds. In Light Scattering Reviews 9: Light Scattering and Radiative Transfer. A.A. Kokhanovsky, Ed. Springer Praxis, 135-165, doi:10.1007/978-3-642-37985-7_4.


Ovchinnikov, M., A.S. Ackerman, A. Avramov, A. Cheng, J. Fan, A.M. Fridlind, S. Ghan, J. Harrington, C. Hoose, A. Korolev, G.M. McFarquhar, H. Morrison, M. Paukert, J. Savre, B.J. Shipway, M.D. Shupe, A. Solomon, and K. Sulia, 2014: Intercomparison of large-eddy simulations of Arctic mixed-phase clouds: Importance of ice size distribution assumptions. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 6, no. 1, 223-248, doi:10.1002/2013MS000282.

Van Diedenhoven, B., A.S. Ackerman, B. Cairns, and A.M. Fridlind, 2014: A flexible parameterization for shortwave optical properties of ice crystals. J. Atmos. Sci., 71, no. 5, 1763-1782, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-13-0205.1.

Van Diedenhoven, B., A.M. Fridlind, B. Cairns, and A.S. Ackerman, 2014: Variation of ice crystal size, shape and asymmetry parameter in tops of tropical deep convective clouds. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, no. 20, 11809-11825, doi:10.1002/2014JD022385.

Varble, A., E.J. Zipser, A.M. Fridlind, P. Zhu, A.S. Ackerman, J.-P. Chaboureau, J. Fan, A. Hill, B. Shipway, and C. Williams, 2014: Evaluation of cloud-resolving and limited area model intercomparison simulations using TWP-ICE observations. Part 2: Precipitation microphysics. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, no. 24, 13919-13945, doi:10.1002/2013JD021372.

Varble, A., E.J. Zipser, A.M. Fridlind, P. Zhu, A.S. Ackerman, J.-P. Chaboureau, S. Collis, J. Fan, A. Hill, and B. Shipway, 2014: Evaluation of cloud-resolving and limited area model intercomparison simulations using TWP-ICE observations. Part 1: Deep convective updraft properties. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, no. 24, 13891-13918, doi:10.1002/2013JD021371.


Marley, M.S., A.S. Ackerman, J.N. Cuzzi, and D. Kitzmann, 2013: Clouds and hazes in exoplanet atmospheres. In Comparative Climatology of Terrestrial Planets. S.J. Mackwell, A.A. Simon-Miller, J.W. Harder, and M.A. Bullock, Eds., Space Science Series. University of Arizona Press, 367-391, doi:10.2458/azu_uapress_9780816530595-ch015.

Van der Dussen, J.J., S.R. de Roode, A.S. Ackerman, P.N. Blossey, C.S. Bretherton, M.J. Kurowski, A.P. Lock, R.A.J. Neggers, I. Sandu, and A.P. Siebesma, 2013: The GASS/EUCLIPSE model intercomparison of the stratocumulus transition as observed during ASTEX: LES results. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 5, 483-499, doi:10.1002/10.1002/jame.20033.

Van Diedenhoven, B., B. Cairns, A.M. Fridlind, A.S. Ackerman, and T.J. Garrett, 2013: Remote sensing of ice crystal asymmetry parameter using multi-directional polarization measurements — Part 2: Application to the Research Scanning Polarimeter. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 3185-3203, doi:10.5194/acp-13-3185-2013.


Alexandrov, M.D., B. Cairns, C. Emde, A.S. Ackerman, and B. van Diedenhoven, 2012: Accuracy assessments of cloud droplet size retrievals from polarized reflectance measurements by the research scanning polarimeter. Remote Sens. Environ., 125, 92-111, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2012.07.012.

Fridlind, A.M., A.S. Ackerman, J.-P. Chaboureau, J. Fan, W.W. Grabowski, A. Hill, T.R. Jones, M.M. Khaiyer, G. Liu, P. Minnis, H. Morrison, L. Nguyen, S. Park, J.C. Petch, J.-P. Pinty, C. Schumacher, B. Shipway, A.C. Varble, X. Wu, S. Xie, and M. Zhang, 2012: A comparison of TWP-ICE observational data with cloud-resolving model results. J. Geophys. Res., 117, no. D5, D05204, doi:10.1029/2011JD016595.

Fridlind, A.M., B. van Diedenhoven, A.S. Ackerman, A. Avramov, A. Mrowiec, H. Morrison, P. Zuidema, and M.D. Shupe, 2012: A FIRE-ACE/SHEBA case study of mixed-phase Arctic boundary-layer clouds: Entrainment rate limitations on rapid primary ice nucleation processes. J. Atmos. Sci., 69, 365-389, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-11-052.1.

Marley, M.S., D. Daumon, M. Cushing, A.S. Ackerman, J.J. Fortney, and R. Freedman, 2012: Masses, radii, and cloud properties of the HR 8799 planets. Astrophys. J., 754, 135, doi:10.1088/0004-637X/754/2/135.

Mrowiec, A.A., C. Rio, A.M. Fridlind, A.S. Ackerman, A.D. Del Genio, O.M. Pauluis, A.C. Varble, and J. Fan, 2012: Analysis of cloud-resolving simulations of a tropical mesoscale convective system observed during TWP-ICE: Vertical fluxes and draft properties in convective and stratiform regions. J. Geophys. Res., 117, no. D19, D19201, doi:10.1029/2012JD017759.

Van Diedenhoven, B., B. Cairns, I.V. Geogdzhayev, 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 I: Methodology and evaluation with simulated measurements. Atmos. Meas. Tech., 5, 2361-2374, doi:10.5194/amt-5-2361-2012.

Van Diedenhoven, B., A.M. Fridlind, A.S. Ackerman, and B. Cairns, 2012: Evaluation of hydrometeor phase and ice properties in cloud-resolving model simulations of tropical deep convection using radiance and polarization measurements. J. Atmos. Sci., 69, 3290-3314, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-11-0314.1.

Zhang, Z., A.S. Ackerman, G. Feingold, S. Platnick, R. Pincus, and H. Xue, 2012: Effects of cloud horizontal inhomogeneity and drizzle on remote sensing of cloud droplet effective radius: Case studies based on large-eddy simulations. J. Geophys. Res., 117, no. D19, D19208, doi:10.1029/2012JD017655.


Avramov, A., A.S. Ackerman, A.M. Fridlind, B. van Diedenhoven, G. Botta, K. Aydin, J. Verlinde, A.V. Korolev, W. Strapp, G.M. McFarquhar, R. Jackson, S.D. Brooks, A. Glen, and M. Wolde, 2011: Towards ice formation closure in Arctic mixed-phase boundary layer clouds during ISDAC. J. Geophys. Res., 116, D00T08, doi:10.1029/2011JD015910.

Botta, G., K. Aydin, J. Verlinde, A.E. Avramov, A.S. Ackerman, A.M. Fridlind, G.M. McFarquhar, and M. Wolde, 2011: Millimeter wave scattering from ice crystal aggregates: Comparing cloud model simulations with X- and Ka-band radar measurements. J. Geophys. Res., 116, D00T04, doi:10.1029/2011JD015909.

Fridlind, A.M., and A.S. Ackerman, 2011: Estimating the sensitivity of radiative impacts of shallow, broken marine clouds to boundary-layer aerosol size distribution parameter uncertainties for satellite retrieval requirements. J. Atmos. Ocean. Technol., 28, 530-538, doi:10.1175/2010JTECHA1520.1.

Morrison, H., P. Zuidema, A.S. Ackerman, A. Avramov, G. de Boer, J. Fan, A.M. Fridlind, T. Hashino, J.Y. Harrington, Y. Luo, M. Ovchinnikov, and B. Shipway, 2011: Intercomparison of cloud model simulations of Arctic mixed-phase boundary layer clouds observed during SHEBA/FIRE-ACE. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 3, M06003, doi:10.1029/2011MS000066.

Van Diedenhoven, B., A.M. Fridlind, and A.S. Ackerman, 2011: Influence of humidified aerosol on lidar depolarization measurements below ice-precipitating Arctic stratus. J. Appl. Meteorol. Climatol., 50, 2184-2192, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-11-037.1.

VanZanten, M.C., B. Stevens, L. Nuijens, A.P. Siebesma, A.S. Ackerman, F. Burnet, A. Cheng, F. Couvreux, H. Jiang, M. Khairoutdinov, Y. Kogan, D.C. Lewellen, D. Mechem, K. Nakamura, A. Noda, B.J. Shipway, J. Slawinska, S. Wang, and A. Wyszogrodzki, 2011: Controls on precipitation and cloudiness in simulations of trade-wind cumulus as observed during RICO. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 3, M06001, doi:10.1029/2011MS000056.

Varble, A., A. Fridlind, E. Zipser, A. Ackerman, J.-P. Chaboureau, J. Fan, A. Hill, S. McFarlane, J.-P. Pinty, and B. Shipway, 2011: Evaluation of cloud-resolving model intercomparison simulations using TWP-ICE observations. Precipitation and cloud structure. J. Geophys. Res., 116, D12206, doi:10.1029/2010JD015180.


Alexandrov, M.D., A.S. Ackerman, and A. Marshak, 2010: Cellular statistical models of broken cloud fields. Part II: Comparison with dynamical model, statistics of diverse ensembles. J. Atmos. Sci., 67, 2152-2170, doi:10.1175/2010JAS3365.1.

Alexandrov, M.D., A. Marshak, and A.S. Ackerman, 2010: Cellular statistical models of broken cloud fields. Part I: Theory. J. Atmos. Sci., 67, 2125-2151, doi:10.1175/2010JAS3364.1.

Fridlind, A., A. Ackerman, J. Petch, P Field, A Hill, G. McFarquhar, S. Xie, and M. Zhang, 2010: ARM/GCSS/SPARC TWP-ICE CRM Intercomparison Study. NASA-TM-2010-215858. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Zinner, T., G. Wind, S. Platnick, and A.S. Ackerman, 2010: Testing remote sensing on artificial observations: Impact of drizzle and 3-D cloud structure on effective radius retrievals. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 9535-9549, doi:10.5194/acp-10-9535-2010.


Ackerman, A.S., M.C. van Zanten, B. Stevens, V. Savic-Jovcic, C.S. Bretherton, A. Chlond, J.-G. Golaz, H. Jiang, M. Khairoutdinov, S.K. Krueger, D.C. Lewellen, A. Lock, C.-H. Moeng, K. Nakamura, M.D. Petters, J.R. Snider, S. Weinbrecht, and M. Zulauf, 2009: Large-eddy simulations of a drizzling, stratocumulus-topped marine boundary layer. Mon. Weather Rev., 137, 1083-1110, doi:10.1175/2008MWR2582.1.

Anderson, T.L., A. Ackerman, D.L. Hartmann, G.A. Isaac, S. Kinne, H. Masunaga, J.R. Norris, U. Pöschl, K.S. Schmidt, A. Slingo, and Y.N. Takayabu, 2009: Temporal and spatial variability of clouds and related aerosols. In Clouds in the Perturbed Climate System: Their Relationship to Energy Balance, Atmospheric Dynamics, and Precipitation, Strüngmann Forum Reports. J. Heintzenberg, and R.J. Charlson, Eds. MIT Press, 127-147.

Klein, S.A., R.B. McCoy, H. Morrison, A.S. Ackerman, A. Avramov, G. de Boer, M. Chen, J.N.S. Cole, A.D. Del Genio, M. Falk, M.J. Foster, A. Fridlind, J.-C. Golaz, T. Hashino, J.Y. Harrington, C. Hoose, M.F. Khairoutdinov, V.E. Larson, X. Liu, Y. Luo, G.M. McFarquhar, S. Menon, R.A.J. Neggers, S. Park, M.R. Poellot, J.M. Schmidt, I. Sednev, B.J. Shipway, M.D. Shupe, D.A. Spangenberg, Y.C. Sud, D.D. Turner, D.E. Veron, K. von Salzen, G.K. Walker, Z. Wang, A.B. Wolf, S. Xie, X.-M. Xu, F. Yang, and G. Zhang, 2009: Intercomparison of model simulations of mixed-phase clouds observed during the ARM Mixed-Phase Arctic Cloud Experiment. Part I: Single-layer cloud. Q. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., 135, no. 641, 979-1002, doi:10.1002/qj.416.

Van Diedenhoven, B., A.M. Fridlind, A.S. Ackerman, E.W. Eloranta, and G.M. McFarquhar, 2009: An evaluation of ice formation in large-eddy simulations of supercooled Arctic stratocumulus using ground-based lidar and cloud radar. J. Geophys. Res., 114, D10203, doi:10.1029/2008JD011198.


Ackerman, A.S., 2008: GCSS stratocumulus large-eddy simulation intercomparisons targeting climate model uncertainties. GEWEX News, 18, no. 2, 3-5.

Helling, C., A. Ackerman, F. Allard, M. Dehn, P. Hauschildt, D. Homeier, K. Lodders, M. Marley, F. Rietmeijer, T. Tsuji, and P. Woitke, 2008: A comparison of chemistry and dust cloud formation in ultracool dwarf model atmospheres. Mon. Not. Roy. Astron. Soc., 391, 1854-1873, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2966.2008.13991.x.

Sayres, D.S., J.B. Smith, J.V. Pittman, E.M. Weinstock, J.G. Anderson, G. Heymsfield, L. Li, A.M. Fridlind, and A.S. Ackerman, 2008: Validation and determination of ice water content - radar reflectivity relationships during CRYSTAL-FACE: Flight requirements for future comparisons. J. Geophys. Res., 113, D05208, doi:10.1029/2007JD008847.


Barth, M.C., S.-W. Kim, C. Wang, K.E. Pickering, L.E. Ott, G. Stenchikov, M. Leriche, S. Cautenet, J.-P. Pinty, C. Barthe, C. Mari, J. Helsdon, R. Farley, A.M. Fridlind, A.S. Ackerman, V. Spiridonov, and B. Telenta, 2007: Cloud-scale model intercomparison of chemical constituent transport in deep convection. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 7, 4709-4731, doi:10.5194/acp-7-4709-2007.

Charlson, R.J., A.S. Ackerman, F.A.-M. Bender, T.L. Anderson, and Z. Liu, 2007: On the climate forcing consequences of the albedo continuum between cloudy and clear air. Tellus, 59B, 715-727, doi:10.1111/j.1600-0889.2007.00297.x.

Fridlind, A.M., A.S. Ackerman, G. McFarquhar, G. Zhang, M.R. Poellot, P.J. DeMott, A.J. Prenni, and A.J. Heymsfield, 2007: Ice properties of single-layer stratocumulus during the Mixed-Phase Arctic Cloud Experiment (M-PACE): Part II, Model results. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D24202, doi:10.1029/2007JD008646.

Jensen, E.J., A.S. Ackerman, and J.A. Smith, 2007: Can overshooting convection dehydrate the tropical tropopause layer? J. Geophys. Res., 112, D11209, doi:10.1029/2006JD007943.

Senocak, I., A.S. Ackerman, M.P. Kirkpatrick, D.E. Stevens, and N.N. Mansour, 2007: Study of near-surface models for large-eddy simulations of a neutrally stratified atmospheric boundary layer. Bound.-Layer Meteorol., 124, 405-424, doi:10.1007/s10546-007-9181-x.

Wyant, M.C., C.S. Bretherton, A. Chlond, B.M. Griffin, H. Kitagawa, C.-L. Lappen, V.E. Larson, A. Lock, S. Park, S.R. de Roose, J. Uchida, M. Zhao, and A.S. Ackerman, 2007: A single-column model intercomparison of a heavily drizzling stratocumulus-topped boundary layer. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D24204, doi:10.1029/2007JD008536.


Jensen, E.J., and A.S. Ackerman, 2006: Homogeneous aerosol freezing in the tops of high-altitude tropical cumulonimbus clouds. Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L08802, doi:10.1029/2005GL024928.

Kirkpatrick, M.P., A.S. Ackerman, D.E. Stevens, and N.N. Mansour, 2006: On the application of the dynamic Smagorinsky model to large-eddy simulations of the cloud-topped atmospheric boundary layer. J. Atmos. Sci., 64, 526-546, doi:10.1175/JAS3651.1.

Lopez, J.P., A.M. Fridlind, H.-J. Jost, M. Loewenstein, A.S. Ackerman, T.L. Campos, E.M. Weinstock, D.S. Sayres, J.B. Smith, J.V. Pittman, A.G. Hallar, L.M. Avallone, S.M. Davis, and R.L. Herman, 2006: CO signatures in subtropical convective clouds and anvils during CRYSTAL-FACE: An analysis of convective transport and entrainment using observations and a cloud-resolving model. J. Geophys. Res., 111, D09305, doi:10.1029/2005JD006104.

Smith, J.A., A.S. Ackerman, E.J. Jensen, and O.B. Toon, 2006: Role of deep convection in establishing the isotopic composition of water vapor in the tropical transition layer. Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L06812, doi:10.1029/2005GL024078.


Stevens, B., C.-H. Moeng, A.S. Ackerman, C.S. Bretherton, A. Chlond, S. de Roode, J. Edwards, J.-C. Golaz, H. Jiang, M. Khairoutdinov, M.P. Kirkpatrick, D.C. Lewellen, A. Lock, F. Müller, D.E. Stevens, E. Whelan, and P. Zhu, 2005: Evaluation of large-eddy simulations via observations of nocturnal marine stratocumulus. Mon. Weather Rev., 133, 1443-1462, doi:10.1175/MWR2930.1.


Ackerman, A.S., M.P. Kirkpatrick, D.E. Stevens, and O.B. Toon, 2004: The impact of humidity above stratiform clouds on indirect aerosol climate forcing. Nature, 432, 1014-1017, doi:10.1038/nature03174.

Fridlind, A.M., A.S. Ackerman, E.J. Jensen, A.J. Heymsfield, M.R. Poellot, D.E. Stevens, D. Wang, L.M. Miloshevich, D. Baumgardner, R.P. Lawson, J.C. Wilson, R.C. Flagan, J.H. Seinfeld, H.H. Jonsson, T.M. VanReken, V. Varutbangkul, and T.A. Rissman, 2004: Evidence for the predominance of mid-tropospheric aerosols as subtropical anvil cloud nuclei. Science, 304, 718-722, doi:10.1126/science.1094947.

Xueref, I., C. Cerbig, A. Fridlind, J.C. Lin, S.C. Wofsy, B.C. Daube, A.S. Ackerman, J.E. Smith, D. Sayres, J. Vellovic, D.G. Baumgardner, D. Wang, E. Weinstock, A.E. Andrews, E.W. Gottlieb, and J.G. Anderson, 2004: Combining a receptor-oriented framework for tracer distributions with a cloud-resolving model to study transport in deep convective clouds: Application to the NASA CRYSTAL-FACE campaign. Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L14106, doi:10.1029/2004GL019811.


Ackerman, A.S., O.B. Toon, D.E. Stevens, and J.A. Coakley, Jr., 2003: Enhancement of cloud cover and suppression of nocturnal drizzle in stratocumulus polluted by haze. Geophys. Res. Lett., 30, no. 7, 1381, doi:10.1029/2002GL016634.


Burgasser, A.J., M.S. Marley, A.S. Ackerman, D. Saumon, K. Lodders, C.C. Dahn, H.C. Harris, and J.D. Kirkpatrick, 2002: Evidence of cloud disruption in the L/T dwarf transition. Astrophys. J., 571, L151-L154, doi:10.1086/341343.

Gelino, C.R., M.S. Marley, J.A. Holtzman, A.S. Ackerman, and K. Lodders, 2002: L dwarf variability: I-band observations. Astrophys. J., 577, 433-466, doi:10.1086/342150.

MacFarlane, S.F., K.F. Evans, and A.S. Ackerman, 2002: A Bayesian algorithm for the retrieval of liquid water cloud properties from microwave radiometer and millimeter radar data. J. Geophys. Res., 107, no. D16, 4317, doi:10.1029/2001JD001011.

Marley, M.S., S. Seager, D. Saumon, K. Lodders, A.S. Ackerman, R.S. Freedman, and X. Fan, 2002: Clouds and chemistry: Ultracool dwarf atmospheric properties from optical and infrared colors. Astrophys. J., 568, 335-342, doi:10.1086/338800.

Stevens, D.E., A.S. Ackerman, and C.S. Bretherton, 2002: Effects of domain size and numerical resolution on the simulation of shallow cumulus convection. J. Atmos. Sci., 59, 3285-3301, doi:10.1175/1520-0469(2002)059<3285:EODSAN>2.0.CO;2S.


Ackerman, A.S., and M.S. Marley, 2001: Precipitating condensation clouds in substellar atmospheres. Astrophys. J., 556, 872-884, doi:10.1086/321540.

Jensen, E.J., L. Pfister, A.S. Ackerman, A. Tabazadeh, and O.B. Toon, 2001: A conceptual model of the dehydration of air due to freeze-drying by optically thin, laminar cirrus rising slowly across the tropical tropopause. J. Geophys. Res., 106, 17237-17252, doi:10.1029/2000JD900649.

Stevens, B., A.S. Ackerman, B.A. Albrecht, A.R. Brown, A. Chlond, J. Cuxart, P.G. Duynkerke, D.C. Lewellen, M.K. Macvean, R.A.J. Neggers, E. Sánchez, A.P. Siebesma, and D.E. Stevens, 2001: Simulations of trade wind cumuli under a strong inversion. J. Atmos. Sci., 58, 1870-1891, doi:10.1175/1520-0469(2001)058<1870:SOTWCU>2.0.CO;2.


Ackerman, A.S., O.B. Toon, D.E. Stevens, A.J. Heymsfield, V. Ramanathan, and E.J. Welton, 2000: Reduction of tropical cloudiness by soot. Science, 288, 1042-1047, doi:10.1126/science.288.5468.1042.

Ackerman, A.S., O.B. Toon, J.P. Taylor, D.W. Johnson, P.V. Hobbs, and R.J. Ferek, 2000: Effects of aerosols on cloud albedo: Evaluation of Twomey's parameterization of cloud susceptibility using measurements of ship tracks. J. Atmos. Sci., 57, 2684-2695, doi:10.1175/1520-0469(2000)057<2684:EOAOCA>2.0.CO;2.

Ferek, R.J., T. Garrett, P.V. Hobbs, S. Strader, D. Johnson, J.P. Taylor, K. Nielsen, A.S. Ackerman, Y. Kogan, Q. Liu, B.A. Albrecht, and D. Babb, 2000: Drizzle suppression in ship tracks. J. Atmos. Sci., 57, 2707-2728, doi:10.1175/1520-0469(2000)057<2707:DSIST>2.0.CO;2.


Taylor, J.P., and A.S. Ackerman, 1999: A case-study of pronounced perturbations to cloud properties and boundary-layer dynamics due to aerosol emissions. Q. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., 125, 2643-2661, doi:10.1256/smsqj.55914.


Jensen, E.J., A.S. Ackerman, D.E. Stevens, O.B. Toon, and P. Minnis, 1998: Spreading and growth of contrails in a sheared environment. J. Geophys. Res., 103, 31557-31568, doi:10.1029/98JD02594.


Ackerman, A.S., and O.B. Toon, 1996: Unrealistic desiccation of marine stratocumulus clouds by enhanced solar absorption. Nature, 380, 512-515, doi:10.1038/380512a0.


Ackerman, A.S., P.V. Hobbs, and O.B. Toon, 1995: A model for particle microphysics, turbulent mixing, and radiative Transfer in the stratocumulus-topped marine boundary layer and comparisons with measurements. J. Atmos. Sci., 52, 1204-1236, doi:10.1175/1520-0469(1995)052<1204:AMFPMT>2.0.CO;2.

Ackerman, A.S., O.B. Toon, and P.V. Hobbs, 1995: Numerical modeling of ship tracks produced by injections of cloud condensation nuclei into marine stratiform clouds. J. Geophys. Res., 100, 7121-7133, doi:10.1029/95JD00026.

Radke, L.F., A.S. Ackerman, J.H. Lyons, D.A. Hegg, P.V. Hobbs, and J.E. Penner, 1995: Effects of aging on smoke from a large forest fire. Atmos. Res., 38, 315-332, doi:10.1016/0169-8095(95)00003-A.


Ackerman, A.S., O.B. Toon, and P.V. Hobbs, 1994: Reassessing the dependence of cloud condensation nucleus concentration on formation rate. Nature, 367, 445-447, doi:10.1038/367445a0.


Ackerman, A.S., O.B. Toon, and P.V. Hobbs, 1993: Dissipation of marine stratiform clouds and collapse of the marine boundary layer due to the depletion of cloud condensation nuclei by clouds. Science, 262, 226-229, doi:10.1126/science.262.5131.226.

Gerber, H., B.G. Arends, and A.S. Ackerman, 1993: New microphysics sensor for aircraft use. Atmos. Res., 31, 235-252, doi:10.1016/0169-8095(94)90001-9.