Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology

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Volume 39, Issue 1

About the Journal

The Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology (JTECH) publishes research describing instrumentation and methods used in atmospheric and oceanic research, including remote sensing instruments; measurements, validation, and data analysis techniques from satellites, aircraft, balloons, and surface-based platforms; in situ instruments, measurements, and methods for data acquisition, analysis, and interpretation and assimilation in numerical models; and information systems and algorithms.

ISSN: 0739-0572; eISSN: 1520-0426

Editors in Chief

Luca Baldini, Italian National Research Council

Javier Fochesatto, University of Alaska Fairbanks

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BOREAL- A fixed-wing unmanned aerial system for the measurement of wind and turbulence in the atmospheric boundary layer

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Clouds and the Earth’s Radiant Energy System (CERES) FluxByCldTyp Edition 4 Data Product

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Rain drop size distributions estimated from NOAA Snow-Level Radar data

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Observing Profiles of Derived Kinematic Field Quantities Using a Network of Profiling Sites

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A statistical interpolation code for ocean analysis and forecasting

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Low Cloud Detection in Multilayer Scenes using Satellite Imagery with Machine Learning Methods

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A Hybrid Multivariate Deep Learning Networks for Multistep ahead Sea Level Anomaly Forecasting

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Longwave Radiation Corrections for the OMNI Buoy Network

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Automated temporal tracking of coherently evolving density fronts in numerical models

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Direction Finding and Likelihood Ratio Detection for Oceanographic HF Radars

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Solar Monitoring of the NEXRAD WSR-88D Network using Operational Scan Data

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Fine-Scale Velocity Measurement on the Wirewalker Wave-Powered Profiler

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The effects of heavy precipitation on Polarimetric Radio Occultation (PRO) bending angle observations

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Lagrangian Integro-Difference Equation Model for Precipitation Nowcasting

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Clustering of Climate Change Impacts on Ocean Waves in the Northwest Atlantic

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Retrieval of Snow Water Equivalent by the Precipitation Imaging Package (PIP) in the Northern Great Lakes

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