Author Bibliographies

Publications by Catherine M. Naud

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 publications based on research conducted prior to their having joined the institute staff.


LeGrande, A.N., J.F. Booth, C.M. Naud, C. Ordaz, and J. Crespo, 2024: Just how river-like are atmospheric rivers? Geophys. Res. Lett., 51, no. 10, e2023GL105828, doi:10.1029/2023GL105828.

Naud, C.M., P. Ghosh, J.E. Martin, G.S. Elsaesser, and D.J. Posselt, 2024: A CloudSat-CALIPSO view of cloud and precipitation in the occluded quadrants of extratropical cyclones. Q. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., 150, 1336-1356, doi:10.1002/qj.4648.

Ordaz Osorio, C., J.F. Booth, A.N. LeGrande, and C.M. Naud, 2024: Assessing the impact of climate change on atmospheric rivers: A modeling perspective. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 129, no. 12, e2023JD040074, doi:10.1029/2023JD040074.

Takahashi, H., C.M. Naud, D.J. Posselt, and G.A. Duffy, 2024: Systematic differences between the Northern and Southern Hemispheres: Warm frontal ice water path linked to the origin of extratropical cyclones. J. Climate, 37, no. 8, 2491-2504, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-23-0391.1.


Crespo, J.A., S. Asharaf, D.J. Posselt, C.M. Naud, and A. Cobb, 2023: CYGNSS Ocean Surface Heat Flux Product development, updates, and applications with extratropical cyclones and atmospheric rivers. In IGARSS 2023 — 2023 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, Pasadena, CA, USA, pp. 845-847, doi:10.1109/IGARSS52108.2023.10282114.

Naud, C.M., J.A. Crespo, D.J. Posselt, and J.F. Booth, 2023: Cloud and precipitation in low-latitude extratropical cyclones conditionally sorted on CYGNSS surface latent and sensible heat fluxes. J. Climate, 36, no. 16, 5659-5680, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-22-0600.1.

Naud, C.M., J.E. Martin, P. Ghosh, G.S. Elsaesser, and D.J. Posselt, 2023: Automated identification of occluded sectors in midlatitude cyclones: Method and some climatological applications. Q. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., 149, no. 754, 1990-2010, doi:10.1002/qj.4491.

Naud, C.M., G.S. Elsaesser, and J.F. Booth, 2023: Dominant cloud controlling factors for low-level cloud fraction: Subtropical versus extratropical oceans. Geophys. Res. Lett., 50, no. 19, e2023GL104496, doi:10.1029/2023GL104496.


Naud, C., 2022: Clouds and precipitation in extratropical cyclones: A global satellite climatology for GCM evaluation. In Studies of Cloud, Convection and Precipitation Processes Using Satellite Observations. Z.J. Luo, G. Tselioudis, and W.B. Rossow, Eds., Lectures in Climate Change, vol. 3, World Scientific, pp. 289-313, doi:10.1142/9789811256912_0015.


Crespo, J.A., C.M. Naud, and D.J. Posselt, 2021: CYGNSS observations and analysis of low-latitude extratropical cyclones. J. Appl. Meteorol. Climatol., 60, no. 4, 527-541, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-20-0190.1.

Naud, C.M., J.A. Crespo, and D.J. Posselt, 2021: On the relationship between CYGNSS surface heat fluxes and the lifecycle of low-latitude ocean extratropical cyclones. J. Appl. Meteorol. Climatol., 60, no. 11, 1575-1590, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-21-0074.1.


Jeyaratnam, J., J.F. Booth, C.M. Naud, Z.J. Luo, and C.R. Homeyer, 2020: Upright convection in extratropical cyclones: A survey using ground-based radar data over the United States. Geophys. Res. Lett., 47, no. 4, e2019GL086620, doi:10.1029/2019GL086620.

Lamer, K., C.M. Naud, and J.F. Booth, 2020: Relationships between precipitation properties and large-scale conditions during subsidence at the Eastern North Atlantic observatory. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 125, no. 7, e2019JD031848, doi:10.1029/2019JD031848.

Naud, C.M., J.F. Booth, K. Lamer, R. Marchand, A. Protat, and G.M. McFarquhar, 2020: On the relationship between the marine cold air outbreak M parameter and low-level cloud heights in the midlatitudes. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 125, no. 13, e2020JD032465, doi:10.1029/2020JD032465.

Naud, C.M., J. Jeyaratnam, J.F. Booth, M. Zhao, and A. Gettelman, 2020: Evaluation of modeled precipitation in oceanic extratropical cyclones using IMERG. J. Climate, 33, no. 1, 95-113, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0369.1.


Lamraoui, F., J.F. Booth, C.M. Naud, M.P. Jensen, and K.L. Johnson, 2019: The interaction between boundary layer and convection schemes in a WRF simulation of post-cold-frontal clouds over the ARM East North Atlantic site. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 124, no. 8, 4699-4721, doi:10.1029/2018JD029370.

Maloney, E.D., A. Gettelman, Y. Ming, J.D. Neelin, D. Barrie, A. Mariotti, C.-C. Chen, D.R.B. Coleman, Y.-H. Kuo, B. Singh, H. Annamalai, A. Berg, J.F. Booth, S.J. Camargo, A. Dai, A. Gonzalez, J. Hafner, X. Jiang, X. Jing, D. Kim, A. Kumar, Y. Moon, C.M. Naud, A.H. Sobel, K. Suzuki, F. Wang, J. Wang, A.A. Wing, X. Xu, and M. Zhao, 2019: Process-oriented evaluation of climate and weather forecasting models. Bull. Amer. Meteorol. Soc., 100, no. 9, 1665-1686, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-18-0042.1.

Naud, C.M, J.F. Booth, J. Jeyaratnam, L.J. Donner, C.J. Seman, M. Zhao, H. Guo, and Y. Ming, 2019: Extratropical cyclone clouds in the GFDL climate model: Diagnosing biases and the associated causes. J. Climate, 32, 6685-6701, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0421.1.


Booth, J.F., C.M Naud, and J. Willison, 2018: Evaluation of extratropical cyclone precipitation in the North Atlantic Basin: An analysis of ERA-Interim, WRF, and two CMIP5 models. J. Climate, 31, no. 6, 2345-2360, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0308.1.

Booth, J.F., C.M. Naud, and J. Jeyaratnam, 2018: Extratropical cyclone precipitation life cycles: A satellite-based analysis. Geophys. Res. Lett., 45, no. 16, 8647-8654, doi:10.1029/2018GL078977.

Lamraoui, F., J.F. Booth, and C.M. Naud, 2018: WRF hindcasts of cold front passages over the ARM Eastern North Atlantic Site: A sensitivity study. Mon. Weather Rev., 146, no. 8, 2417-2432, doi:10.1175/MWR-D-17-0281.1.

Naud, C.M., J.F. Booth, M. Lebsock, and M. Grecu, 2018: Observational constraint for precipitation in extratropical cyclones: Sensitivity to data sources. J. Appl. Meteorol. Climatol., 57, no. 4, 991-1009, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-17-0289.1.

Naud, C.M., D.J. Posselt, and S. van den Heever, 2018: Reply to comments on 'A CloudSat-CALIPSO view of cloud and precipitation properties across cold fronts over the global oceans'. J. Climate, 31, no. 7, 2969-2975, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0777.1.

Naud, C.M., J.F. Booth, and F. Lamraoui, 2018: Post cold frontal clouds at the ARM Eastern North Atlantic site: An examination of the relationship between large-scale environment and low-level cloud properties. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 123, no. 21, 12117-12132, doi:10.1029/2018JD029015.

Wong, S., C. Naud, B.H. Karhn, L. Wu, and E.J. Fetzer, 2018: Coupling of precipitation and cloud structures in oceanic extratropical cyclones to large-scale moisture flux convergence. J. Climate, 31, no. 23, 9565-0584, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0115.1.


Crespo, J.A., D.J. Posselt, C.M. Naud, and C. Bussy-Virat, 2017: Assessing CYGNSS's potential to observe extratropical fronts and cyclones. J. Appl. Meteorol. Climatol., 56, no. 7, 2027-2034, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-17-0050.1.

Naud, C.M., D.J. Posselt, and S.C. van den Heever, 2017: Observed covariations of aerosol optical depth and cloud cover in extratropical cyclones. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 122, no. 19, 10338-10356, doi:10.1002/2017JD027240.


Naud, C.M., J.F. Booth, and A.D. Del Genio, 2016: The relationship between boundary layer stability and cloud cover in the post-cold frontal region. J. Climate, 29, no. 22, 8129-8149, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0700.1.

Naud, C.M., D.J. Posselt, and S. van den Heever, 2016: Aerosol optical depth distribution in extratropical cyclones over the Northern Hemisphere oceans. Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, no. 19, 10504-10511, doi:10.1002/2016GL070953.


Naud, C.M., and B.M. Kahn, 2015: Thermodynamic phase and ice cloud properties in northern hemisphere winter extratropical cyclones observed by Aqua AIRS. J. Appl. Meteorol. Climatol., 54, no. 11, 2283-2303, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-15-0045.1.

Naud, C.M., D.J. Posselt, and S.C. van den Heever, 2015: A CloudSat-CALIPSO view of cloud and precipitation properties across cold fronts over the global oceans. J. Climate, 28, no. 17, 6743-6762, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0052.1.

Naud, C.M., I. Rangwala, M. Xu, and J.R. Miller, 2015: A satellite view of the radiative impact of clouds on surface downward fluxes in the Tibetan Plateau. J. Appl. Meteorol. Climatol., 54, no. 2, 479-493, doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-14-0183.1.


Chen, Y., C. Naud, I. Rangwala, C.C. Landry, and J.R. Miller, 2014: Comparison of the sensitivity of surface downward longwave radiation to changes in water vapor at two high elevation sites. Environ. Res. Lett., 9, no. 11, 114015, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/11/114015.

Kahn, B.H., F.W. Irion, V.T. Dang, E.M. Manning, S.L. Nasiri, C.M. Naud, J.M. Blaisdell, M.M. Schreier, Q. Yue, K.W. Bowman, E.J. Fetzer, G.C. Hulley, K.N. Liou, D. Lubin, S.C. Ou, J. Susskind, Y. Takano, B. Tian, and J.R. Worden, 2014: The Atmospheric Infrared Sounder version 6 cloud products. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 399-426, doi:10.5194/acp-14-399-2014.

Naud, C.M., J.F. Booth, and A.D. Del Genio, 2014: Evaluation of ERA-interim and MERRA cloudiness in the Southern Ocean. J. Climate, 27, no. 5, 2109-2124, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00432.1.


Booth, J.F., C.M. Naud, and A.D. Del Genio, 2013: Diagnosing warm frontal cloud formation in a GCM: A novel approach using conditional subsetting. J. Climate, 26, 5827-5845, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00637.1.

Igel, A.L., S.C. van den Heever, C.M. Naud, S.M. Saleeby, and D.J. Posselt, 2013: Sensitivity of warm-frontal processes to cloud-nucleating aerosol concentrations. J. Atmos. Sci., 70, 1768-1783, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-12-0170.1.

Naud, C.M., J.F. Booth, D.J. Posselt, and S.C. van den Heever, 2013: Multiple satellite observations of cloud cover in extratropical cyclones. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, no. 17, 9982-9996, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50718.

Naud, C.M., Y. Chen, I. Rangwala, and J.R. Miller, 2013: Sensitivity of downward longwave surface radiation to moisture and cloud changes in a high elevation region. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, no. 17, 10072-10081, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50644.


Naud, C.M., J.R. Miller, and C. Landry, 2012: Using satellites to investigate the sensitivity of longwave downward radiation to water vapor at high elevations. J. Geophys. Res., 117, no. D5, D05101, doi:10.1029/2011JD016917.

Naud, C.M., D.J. Posselt, and S.C. van den Heever, 2012: Observational analysis of cloud and precipitation in midlatitude cyclones: Northern versus southern hemisphere warm fronts. J. Climate, 25, 5135-5151, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-11-00569.1.


Naud, C.M., and Y. Chen, 2010: Assessment of ISCCP cloudiness over the Tibetan Plateau using CloudSat-CALIPSO. J. Geophys. Res., 115, D10203, doi:10.1029/2009JD013053.

Naud, C.M., A. Del Genio, M. Haeffelin, Y. Morille, V. Noel, J.-C. Dupont, D.D. Turner, C. Lo, and J. Comstock, 2010: Thermodynamic phase profiles of optically thin midlatitude clouds and their relation to temperature. J. Geophys. Res., 115, D11202, doi:10.1029/2009JD012889.

Naud, C.M., A.D. Del Genio, M. Bauer, and W. Kovari, 2010: Cloud vertical distribution across warm and cold fronts in CloudSat-CALIPSO data and a general circulation model. J. Climate, 23, 3397-3415, doi:10.1175/2010JCLI3282.1.


Kokhanovsky, A.A., C.M. Naud, and A. Devasthale, 2009: Intercomparison of ground-based radar and satellite cloud-top height retrievals for overcast single-layered cloud fields. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 47, 1901-1908, doi:10.1109/TGRS.2008.2010455.


Naud, C.M., A. Del Genio, G.G. Mace, S. Benson, E.E. Clothiaux, and P. Kollias, 2008: Impact of dynamics and atmospheric state on cloud vertical overlap. J. Climate, 21, 1758-1770, doi:10.1175/2007JCLI1828.1.


Muller, J.-P., M.-A. Denis, R.D. Dundas, K.L. Mitchell, C. Naud, and H. Mannstein, 2007: Stereo cloud-top heights and cloud fraction retrieval from ATSR-2. Int. J. Remote Sens., 28, 1921-1938, doi:10.1080/01431160601030975.

Naud, C., K.L. Mitchell, J.-P. Muller, E.E. Clothiaux, P. Albert, R. Preusker, J. Fischer, and R.J. Hogan, 2007: Comparison between ATSR-2 stereo, MOS O2-A band and ground-based cloud top heights. Int. J. Remote Sens., 28, 1969-1987, doi:10.1080/01431160600641806.

Naud, C.M., B. Baum, M. Pavolonis, A. Heidinger, R. Frey, and H. Zhang, 2007: Comparison of MISR and MODIS cloud-top heights in the presence of cloud overlap. Remote Sens. Environ., 107, 200-210, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2006.09.030.


Naud, C., A.D. Del Genio, and M. Bauer, 2006: Observational constraints on cloud thermodynamic phase in midlatitude storms. J. Climate, 19, 5273-5288, doi:10.1175/JCLI3919.1.

Naud, C.M., J.-P. Muller, and E.E. Clothiaux, 2006: Assessment of multispectral ATSR2 stereo cloud-top height retrievals. Remote Sens. Environ., 104, 337-345, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2006.05.008.


Haeffelin, M., L. Barthès, O. Bock, C. Boitel, S. Bony, D. Bouniol, H. Chepfer, M. Chiriaco, J. Cuesta, J. Delanoë, P. Drobinski, J.-L. Dufresne, C. Flamant, M. Grall, A. Hodzic, F. Hourdin, F. Lapouge, Y. Lemaître, A. Mathieu, Y. Morille, C. Naud, V. Noël, W. O'Hirok, J. Pelon, C. Pietras, A. Protat, B. Romand, G. Scialom, and R. Vautard, 2005: SIRTA, a ground-based atmospheric observatory for cloud and aerosol research. Ann. Geophys., 23, 253-275, doi:10.5194/angeo-23-253-2005.

Naud, C., J.-P. Muller, and P. de Valk, 2005: On the use of ICESAT-GLAS measurements for MODIS and SEVIRI cloud-top height accuracy assessment. Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L19815, doi:10.1029/2005GL023275.

Naud, C.M., J.-P. Muller, E.C. Slack, C.L. Wrench, and E.E. Clothiaux, 2005: Assessment of the performance of the Chilbolton 3-GHz Advanced Meteorological Radar for cloud-top-height retrieval. J. Appl. Meteorol., 44, 876-877, doi:10.1175/JAM2244.1.

Naud, C.M., J.P. Muller, E.E. Clothiaux, B.A. Baum, and W.P. Menzel, 2005: Intercomparison of multiple years of MODIS, MISR and radar cloud-top heights. Ann. Geophys., 23, 2415-2424, doi:10.5194/angeo-23-2415-2005.


Naud, C., J.-P. Muller, M. Haeffelin, Y. Morille, and A. Delaval, 2004: Assessment of MISR and MODIS cloud top heights through inter-comparison with a back-scattering lidar at SIRTA. Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L04114, doi:10.1029/2003GL018976.


Naud, C., J.-P. Muller, and E.E. Clothiaux, 2003: Comparison between active sensor and radiosonde cloud boundaries over the ARM Southern Great Plains site. J. Geophys. Res., 108, no. D4, 4140, doi:10.1029/2002JD002887.


Naud, C., J.-P. Muller, and E.E. Clothiaux, 2002: Comparison of cloud top heights derived from MISR stereo and MODIS CO2-slicing. Geophys. Res. Lett., 29, no. 16, 1795, doi:10.1029/2002GL015460.

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