Author Bibliographies

Publications by Andrew S. Ackerman

This citation list includes papers published while the author has been on staff at the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies. It may include some papers based on research conducted prior to their having joined the institute.

Submitted / In Review

Redemann, J., R. Wood, P. Zuidema, S.J. Doherty, B. Luna, S.E. LeBlanc, M.S. Diamond, Y. Shinozuka, I.Y. Chang, R. Ueyama, L. Pfister, J. Ryoo, A.N. Dobracki, A.M. da Silva, K.M. Longo, M.S. Kacenelenbogen, C.J. Flynn, K. Pistone, N.M. Knox, S.J. Piketh, J.M. Haywood, P. Formenti, M. Mallet, P. Stier, A.S. Ackerman, S.E. Bauer, A.M. Fridlind, G.R. Carmichael, P.E. Saide, G.A. Ferrada, S.G. Howell, S. Freitag, B. Cairns, B.N. Holben, K.D. Knobelspiesse, S. Tanelli, T.S. L'Ecuyer, A.M. Dzambo, O.O. Sy, G.M. McFarquhar, M.R. Poellot, S. Gupta, J.R. O'Brien, A. Nenes, M.E. Kacarab, J.P.S. Wong, J.D. Small-Griswold, K.L. Thornhill, D. Noone, J.R. Podolske, K.S. Schmidt, P. Pilewskie, H. Chen, S.P. Cochrane, A.J. Sedlacek, T.J. Lang, E. Stith, M. Segal-Rozenhaimer, R.A. Ferrare, S.P. Burton, C.A. Hostetler, D.J. Diner, S.E. Platnick, J.S. Myers, K.G. Meyer, D.A. Spangenberg, H. Maring, and L. Gao, 2020: An overview of the ORACLES (ObseRvations of Aerosols above CLouds and their intEractionS) project: Aerosol-cloud-radiation interactions in the Southeast Atlantic basin. Atmos. Chem. Phys., submitted, doi:10.5194/acp-2020-449.

In Press / Accepted

Cheng, Y., V.M. Canuto, A.M. Howard, A.S. Ackerman, M. Kelley, A.M. Fridlind, G.A. Schmidt, M.S. Yao, A. Del Genio, and G.S. Elsaesser, 2020: A second-order closure turbulence model: New heat flux equations and no critical Richardson number. J. Atmos. Sci., in press, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-19-0240.1.


Alexandrov, M.D., D.J. Miller, C. Rajapakshe, A. Fridlind, B. van Diedenhoven, B. Cairns, A.S. Ackerman, and Z. Zhang, 2020: Vertical profiles of droplet size distributions derived from cloud-side observations by the Research Scanning Polarimeter: Tests on simulated data. Atmos. Res., 239, 104924, doi:10.1016/j.atmosres.2020.104924.

Korolev, A., I. Heckman, M. Wolde, A.S. Ackerman, A.M. Fridlind, L. Ladino, P. Lawson, J. Milbrandt, and E. Williams, 2020: A new look at the environmental conditions favorable to secondary ice production. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 1391-1429, doi:10.5194/acp-20-1391-2020.

Silber, I., A.M. Fridlind, J. Verlinde, L.M. Russell, and A.S. Ackerman, 2020: Non-turbulent liquid-bearing polar clouds: Observed frequency of occurrence and simulated sensitivity to gravity waves. Geophys. Res. Lett., 125, no. 10, e2020GL087099, doi:10.1029/2020GL087099.

Van Diedenhoven, B., A.S. Ackerman, A.M. Fridlind, B. Cairns, and J. Riedi, 2020: Global statistics of cloud top ice microphysical and optical properties. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 125, no. 6, e2019JD031811, doi:10.1029/2019JD031811.


Cesana, G., A.D. Del Genio, A.S. Ackerman, M. Kelley, G. Elsaesser, A.M. Fridlind, Y. Cheng, and M.-S. Yao, 2019: Evaluating models' response of tropical low clouds to SST forcings using CALIPSO observations. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 2813-2832, doi:10.5194/acp-19-2813-2019.

De Roode, S.R., T. Frederikse, A. Siebesma, A.S. Ackerman, J. Chylik, P. Field, J. Fricke, M. Gryschka, A. Hill, R. Honnert, S. Krueger, C. Lac, A.T. Lesage, and L. Tomassini, 2019: Turbulent transport in the Gray Zone: A large-eddy model intercomparison study of the CONSTRAIN cold air outbreak case. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 11, no. 3, 597-623, doi:10.1029/2018MS001443.

Lee, H., A.M. Fridlind, and A.S. Ackerman, 2019: An evaluation of size-resolved cloud microphysics scheme numerics for use with radar observations. Part I: Collision-coalescence. J. Atmos. Sci., 76, no. 1, 247-263, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-18-0174.1.

Silber, I., A.M. Fridlind, J. Verlinde, A.S. Ackerman, Y.-S. Chen, D.H. Bromwich, S.-H. Wang, M. Cadeddu, and E.W. Eloranta, 2019: Persistent supercooled drizzle at temperatures below -25°C observed at McMurdo Station, Antarctica. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 124, no. 20, 10878-10895, doi:10.1029/2019JD030882.


Cesana, G., A. Del Genio, and A. Ackerman, 2018: Constraining the models' response of tropical clouds to SST forcings using CALIPSO observations. In Remote Sensing and Modeling of the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Interactions VII, 24-26 September 2018, Honolulu, Hawaii. G. Liu and Z.S. Haddad, Eds., Proc. SPIE, vol. 10782, pp. 107820A, doi:10.1117/12.2324800.

Chen, Y., J. Verlinde, E. Clothiaux, A.S. Ackerman, A.M. Fridlind, M. Chamecki, P. Kollias, M.P. Kirkpatrick, B.-C. Chen, G. Yu, and A. Avramov, 2018: On the forward modeling of radar Doppler spectrum width from LES: Implications for model evaluation. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 123, no. 14, 7444-7461, doi:10.1029/2017JD028104.

Fridlind, A.M., and A.S. Ackerman, 2018: Chaper 7 — Simulations of Arctic mixed-phase boundary layer clouds: Advances in understanding and outstanding questions. In Mixed-Phase Clouds: Observations and Modeling. C. Andronache, Ed. Elsevier, pp. 153-183, doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-810549-8.00007-6.

Gao, P., M.S. Marley, and A.S. Ackerman, 2018: Sedimentation efficiency of condensation clouds in substellar atmospheres. Astrophys. J., 855, no. 2, 86, doi:10.3847/1538-4357/aab0a1.

Grosvenor, D.P., O. Souderval, P. Zuidema, A.S. Ackerman, M.D. Alexandrov, R. Bennartz, R. Boers, B. Cairns, J.C. Chiu, M. Christensen, H. Deneke, M. Diamond, G. Feingold, A. Fridlind, A. Hünerbein, C. Knist, P. Kollias, A. Marshak, D. McCoy, D. Merk, D. Painemal, J. Rausch, D. Rosenfeld, H. Russchenberg, P. Seifert, K. Sinclair, P. Stier, B. van Diedenhoven, M. Wendisch, F. Werner, R. Wood, Z. Zhang, and J. Quaas, 2018: Remote sensing of cloud droplet number concentration: Review of current and perspectives for new approaches. Rev. Geophys., 56, no. 2, 409-453, doi:10.1029/2017RG000593.

Lamer, K., A.M. Fridlind, A.S. Ackerman, P. Kollias, E.E. Clothiaux, and M. Kelley, 2018: (GO)2-SIM: A GCM-oriented ground-observation forward-simulator framework for an objective evaluation of cloud and precipitation phase. Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 4195-4214, doi:10.5194/gmd-11-4195-2018.

Miller, D.J., Z. Zhang, S.E. Platnick, A.S. Ackerman, F. Werner, C. Cornet, and K. Knobelspiesse, 2018: Comparisons of bispectral and polarimetric cloud microphysical retrievals using LES-Satellite retrieval simulator. Atmos. Meas. Tech., 11, 3689-3715, doi:10.5194/amt-11-3689-2018.

Zhou, X., A.S. Ackerman, A.M. Fridlind, and P. Kollias, 2018: Simulation of mesoscale cellular convection in marine stratocumulus. Part I: Drizzling conditions. J. Atmos. Sci., 75, 257-274, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-17-0070.1.


Fridlind, A.M., X. Li, D. Wu, M. van Lier-Walqui, A.S. Ackerman, W.-K. Tao, G.M. McFarquhar, W. Wu, X. Dong, J. Wang, A. Ryzhkov, P. Zhang, M.R. Poellot, A. Neumann, and J.M. Tomlinson, 2017: Derivation of aerosol profiles for MC3E convection studies and use in simulations of the 20 May squall line case. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 5947-5972, doi:10.5194/acp-17-5947-2017.

Ladino, L.A., A. Korolev, I. Heckman, M. Wolde, A.M. Fridlind, and A.S. Ackerman, 2017: On the role of ice-nucleating aerosol in the formation of ice particles in tropical mesoscale convective systems. Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, no. 3, 1574-1582, doi:10.1002/2016GL072455.

Neggers, R.A.J., A.S. Ackerman, W.M. Angevine, E. Bazile, I. Beau, P.N. Blossey, I.A. Boutle, C. de Bruijn, A. Cheng, J. van der Dussen, J. Fletcher, S. Dal Gesso, A. Jam, H. Kawai, S. Kumar, V.E. Larson, M.-P. Lefebvre, A.P. Lock, N.R. Meyer, S.R. de Roode, W. de Rooij, I. Sandu, H. Xiao, and K.-M. Xu, 2017: Single-column model simulations of subtropical marine boundary-layer cloud transitions under weakening inversions. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 9, no. 6, 2385-2412, doi:10.1002/2017MS001064.

Rémillard, J., A.M. Fridlind, A.S. Ackerman, G. Tselioudis, P. Kollias, D.B. Mechem, H.E. Chandler, E. Luke, R. Wood, M.K. Witte, and J.K. Ayers, 2017: Use of cloud radar Doppler spectra to evaluate stratocumulus drizzle size distributions in large-eddy simulations with size-resolved microphysics. J. Appl. Meteorol. Climatol., 56, no. 12, 3263-3283, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-17-0100.1.

Zhang, Z., F. Werner, H.-M. Cho, G. Wind, S.E. Platnick, A.S. Ackerman, L. Di Girolamo, A. Marshak, and K. Meyer, 2017: 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. In Radiation Processes in the Atmosphere and Ocean (IRS2016): Proceedings of the International Radiation Symposium (IRC/IAMAS), 16-22 April 2016, Auckland, New Zealand, AIP Conference Proceedings, vol. 1810, pp. 030002, doi:10.1063/1.4975502.

Zhou, X., A.S. Ackerman, A.M. Fridlind, R. Wood, and P. Kollias, 2017: Impacts of solar-absorbing aerosol layers on the transition of stratocumulus to trade cumulus clouds. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 12725-12742, doi:10.5194/acp-17-12725-2017.


Alexandrov, M.D., B. Cairns, C. Emde, A.S. Ackerman, M. Ottaviani, and A.P. Wasilewski, 2016: Derivation of cumulus cloud dimensions and shape from the airborne measurements by the Research Scanning Polarimeter. Remote Sens. Environ., 177, 144-152, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2016.02.032.

Alexandrov, M.D., B. Cairns, B. van Diedenhoven, A.S. Ackerman, A.P. Wasilewski, M.J. McGill, J.E. Yorks, D.L. Hlavka, S.E. Platnick, and G.T. Arnold, 2016: Polarized view of supercooled liquid water clouds. Remote Sens. Environ., 181, 96-110, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2016.04.002.

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, 2016: Shallow cumulus cloud control on the stratocumulus lifetime: LES results of EUCLIPSE/GASS Lagrangian stratocumulus transitions. J. Atmos. Sci., 73, no. 6, 2485-2508, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-15-0215.1.

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., 16, 7251-7283, doi:10.5194/acp-16-7251-2016.

Miller, D.J., Z. Zhang, A.S. Ackerman, S. Platnick, and B.A. Baum, 2016: The impact of cloud vertical profile on liquid water path retrieval based on the bi-spectral method: A theoretical study based on large-eddy simulations of shallow marine boundary-layer clouds. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, no. 8, 4122-4141, doi:10.1002/2015JD024322.

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: Select strengths and biases of models in representing the Arctic winter boundary layer: The Larcform 1 single column model intercomparison. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 8, no. 3, 1345-1357, doi:10.1002/2016MS000630.

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 Diedenhoven, B., A.M. Fridlind, B. Cairns, A.S. Ackerman, and J. Yorks, 2016: Vertical variation of ice particle size in convective cloud tops. Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, no. 9, 4586-4593, doi:10.1002/2016GL068548.

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.

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 based on 2-D Taylor expansion for quantifying the impacts of sub-pixel reflectance variance and covariance on cloud optical thickness and effective radius retrievals based on the bispectral method. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, no. 12, 7007-7025, doi:10.1002/2016JD024837.


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, pp. 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, pp. 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/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, pp. 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;2.


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.

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