First author peer-reviewed journal publications since 1991:

  1. Matrosov, S.Y., 2020: Ice hydrometeor shape estimations using polarimetric observational and research radar measurements. Atmosphere, 11(1), 97, doi: 10.3390/atmos11010097 download PDF
  2. Matrosov, S.Y., M. Maahn, and G. de Boer, 2019: Observational and modeling study of ice hydrometeor radar dual-wavelength ratios. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 58, 2015-2017, doi: 10.1175/JAMC-D-19-0018.1
  3. Matrosov, S.Y., 2019: Comparative evaluation of snowfall retrievals from the CloudSat W-band radar using ground-based weather radars. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 36, 101-111, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-18-0069.1 download PDF
  4. Matrosov, S.Y., and D.D. Turner, 2018: Retrieving mean temperature of atmospheric liquid water layers using microwave radiometer measurements. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 35, 1091-1102, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-17-0179.1 download PDF
  5. Matrosov, S.Y., C.G. Schmitt, M. Maahn, and G. de Boer, 2017: Atmospheric ice particle shape estimates from polarimetric radar measurements and in situ observations.J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 34, 2569-2587, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-17-0111.1 download PDF
  6. Matrosov, S.Y., and A.J. Heymsfield, 2017: Empirical relations between size parameters of ice hydrometeor populations and radar reflectivity. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 56, 2479-2488, doi: 10.1175/JAMC-D-17-0076.1 download PDF
  7. Matrosov, S.Y., R. Cifelli, A. White, and T. Coleman, 2017: Snow-level estimates using operational polarimetric weather radar measurements. J. Hydrometeor., 18, 1009-1019. doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-16-0238.1 download PDF
  8. Matrosov, S.Y., 2017: Characteristic raindrop size retrievals from measurements of differences in vertical Doppler velocities at Ka- and W-band radar frequencies. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 34, 65-71, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-16-0181.1 download PDF
  9. Matrosov, S.Y., R. Cifelli, P.J. Neiman, and A.B. White, 2016: Radar rain rate estimators and their variability due to rainfall type: An assessment based on Hydrometeorology testbed data from the Southeastern United States. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 55, 1345-1357, doi: 10.1175/JAMC-D-15-0284.1 download PDF
  10. Matrosov, S.Y., 2015: The use of CloudSat data to evaluate retrievals of total ice content in precipitating cloud systems from ground-based operational radar measurements. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 54, 1663-1674, doi: 10.1175/JAMC-D-15-0032.1 download PDF
  11. Matrosov, S.Y., 2015: Evaluations of the spheroidal particle model for describing cloud radar depolarization ratios of ice hydrometeors J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 32, 865-879. doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-14-00115.1 download PDF
  12. Matrosov, S.Y., P.C. Kennedy, and R. Cifelli, 2014: Experimentally based estimates of relations between X-band radar signal attenuation characteristics and differential phase in rain. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 31, 2442-2450. doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00231.1 download PDF
  13. Matrosov, S.Y., 2014: Intercomparisons of CloudSat and ground-based radar retrievals of rain rate over land. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 53, 2360-2370. doi: 10.1175/JAMC-D-14-0055.1 download PDF
  14. Matrosov, S.Y., F.M. Ralph, P.J. Neiman, and A.B. White, 2014: Quantitative assessment of operational radar rainfall estimates over California's northern Sonoma County using HMT-West data. J. Hydrometeor., 15, 393-410. doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-13-045.1 download PDF
  15. Matrosov, S.Y., 2013: Characteristics of landfalling atmospheric rivers inferred from satellite observations over eastern North Pacific Ocean. Mon. Wea. Rev., 141, 3757-3768. doi: 10.1175/MWR-D-12-00324.1 download PDF
  16. Matrosov, S.Y., R. Cifelli, and D. Gochis, 2013: Measurements of heavy convective rainfall in presence of hail in flood-prone areas using an X-band polarimetric radar. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 52, 305-407. doi:10.1175/JAMC-D-12-052.1 download PDF
  17. Matrosov, S.Y., G.G. Mace, R. Marchand, M.D. Shupe, A.G. Hallar and I.B. McCubbin, 2012: Observations of ice crystal habits with a scanning polarimetric W-band radar at slant linear depolarization ratio mode. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 29, 989-1008. doi: 10.11.75/JTECH-D-11-00131.1 download PDF
  18. Matrosov, S.Y., 2012: Observations of winter-time US West coast precipitating systems with W-band satellite radar and other spaceborne instruments. J. Hydrometeor., 13, 223-238. doi: 10.1175-D-10-05025.1 download PDF
  19. Matrosov, S.Y., 2011: Polarimetric radar based estimates of spatial variability in characteristic sizes of rain drops in stratiform rainfall. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol.,50, 2514-2525. doi: 10.1175/JAMC-D-11-053.1 download PDF
  20. Matrosov, S.Y., 2011: Feasibility of using radar differential Doppler velocity and dual-frequency ratio for sizing particles in thick ice clouds. J. Geophys. Res., 116, D17202, doi: 10.1029/2010JD015857 download PDF
  21. Matrosov, S.Y., 2011: CloudSat measurements of landfalling hurricanes Gustav and Ike (2008). J. Geophys. Res., 116, D01203, doi: 10.1029/2010JD014506 download PDF
  22. Matrosov, S.Y., 2010: CloudSat studies of stratiform precipitating systems observed in the vicinity of Southern Great Plains Atmospheric Radiation Measurement site. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 49, 1756-1765. doi: 10.1175/2010JAMC2444.1 download PDF
  23. Matrosov, S.Y., 2010: Synergetic use of millimeter- and centimeter-wavelength radars for retrievals of cloud and rainfall parameters. J. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 3321-3331. doi: 10.5194/acp-10-3321-2010 download PDF
  24. Matrosov, S.Y., 2010: Evaluating polarimatric X-band radar rainfall estimators during HMT. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 27, 122-134. doi: 10.1175/2009JTECHA1318.1 download PDF
  25. Matrosov, S.Y., C. Campbell, D. Kingsmill, and E. Sukovich, 2009: Assessing dry snowfall rates from X-band radar reflectivity measurements. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 26, 2324-2339. download PDF
  26. Matrosov, S.Y., 2009: Simultaneous estimates of cloud and rainfall parameters in the atmospheric vertical column above the ARM Southern Great Plains site. J. Geophys. Res., 114, D22201, doi: 10.1029/2009JD012004. download PDF
  27. Matrosov, S.Y., 2009: A method to estimate vertically intergrated amounts of cloud ice and liquid and in stratiform precipitation from radar and auxiliary data. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 48, 1398-1410. download PDF
  28. Matrosov, S.Y. and A. Battaglia, 2009: Influence of multiple scattering on CloudSat measurements in snow: A model study. Geophys. Res..Lett., 36, L12806, doi:10.1029/2009GL038704. download PDF
  29. Matrosov, S.Y., A. Battaglia, and P. Rodriguez, 2008: Effects of multiple scattering on attenuation-based retrievals of stratiform rainfall from CloudSat. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 25, 2199-2208. download PDF
  30. Matrosov, S.Y. and A.J. Heymsfield, 2008: Estimating ice content and extinction in precipitating cloud systems from CloudSat radar measurements, J. Geophys. Res., 113, D00A05, doi: 10.1029/2007JD009633. download PDF
  31. Matrosov, S.Y., 2008: Assessment of radar signal attenuation caused by the melting hydrometeor layer. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sensing, 46, 1039-1047. download PDF
  32. Matrosov, S.Y., M.D. Shupe, and I.V. Djalalova, 2008: Snowfall retrievals using millimeter-wavelength cloud radars. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 46, 769-777. download PDF
  33. Matrosov, S.Y., 2007: Potential for attenuation-based estimations of rainfall rate from CloudSat. Geophys. Res.. Lett., 34, L05817, doi:10.1029/2006GL029161. download PDF
  34. Matrosov, S.Y., K.A. Clark, and D.E. Kingsmill, 2007: A polarimetric radar approach to identify rain, melting-layer and snow regions for applying corrections to vertical profiles of reflectivity. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 46, 154-166. download PDF
  35. Matrosov, S.Y., 2007: Modeling backscatter properties of snowfall at millimeter wavelength.J. Atmos. Sci.,64, 1727-1736. download PDF
  36. Matrosov, S.Y., P.T. May, and M.D. Shupe, 2006: Rainfall profiling using Atmospheric Radiation Measurement program vertically pointing 8-mm wavelength radars. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 23, 1478-1491. download PDF
  37. Matrosov, S.Y., R. Cifelli, P.C. Kennedy, S.W. Nesbitt, S.A. Rutledge, V.N. Bringi, and B.E. Martner, 2006: A comparative study of rainfall retrievals based on specific differential phase shifts at X- and S-band radar frequencies. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 23, 952-963. download PDF
  38. Matrosov, S.Y., A.J. Heymsfield, and Z. Wang, 2005: Dual-frequency radar ratio of nonspherical atmospheric hydrometeors. Geophys. Res.. Lett., 32, L13816, doi:10.1029/2005GL023210. download PDF
  39. Matrosov, S.Y., D.E. Kingsmill, B.E. Martner, and F.M. Ralph, 2005: The utility of X-band polarimetric radar for quantitative estimates of rainfall parameters. J. Hydrometeor., 6, 248-262. download PDF
  40. Matrosov, S.Y., 2005: Attenuation-based estimates of rainfall rates aloft with vertically pointing Ka-band radars. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 22, 43-54. download PDF
  41. Matrosov, S.Y., R.F. Reinking, and I.V. Djalalova, 2005: Inferring fall altitudes of pristine dendritic crystals from polarimetric radar data. J. Atmos. Sci., 62, 241-250. download PDF
  42. Matrosov, S.Y., 2004: Depolarization estimates from linear H and V measurements with weather radars operating in simultaneous transmission-simultaneous receiving mode. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 21, 574-583. download PDF
  43. Matrosov, S.Y., T. Uttal, and D.A. Hazen, 2004: Evaluation of radar reflectivity-based estimates of water content in stratiform marine clouds. J. Appl. Meteor., 43, 405-419. download PDF
  44. Matrosov, S.Y., M.D. Shupe, A.D. Heymsfield, and P. Zuidema, 2003: Ice cloud optical thickness and extinction estimates from radar measurements. J. Appl. Meteor., 42, 1584-1597. download PDF
  45. Matrosov, S.Y., K.A. Clark, B.E. Martner, and A. Tokay, 2002: X-band polarimetric radar measurements of rainfall. J. Appl. Meteor., 41, 941-952. download PDF
  46. Matrosov, S.Y., A.V.Korolev, and A.J. Heymsfield, 2002: Corrigendum. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 19, 2108. download PDF
  47. Matrosov, S.Y., A.V.Korolev, and A.J. Heymsfield, 2002: Profiling cloud mass and particle characteristic size from Doppler radar measurements. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 19, 1003-1018. download PDF
  48. Matrosov, S.Y., R.F. Reinking, R.A. Kropfli, B.E. Martner, and B.W. Bartram, 2001: On the use of radar depolarization ratios for estimating shapes of ice hydrometeors in winter clouds. J. Appl. Meteor., 40, 479-490. download PDF
  49. Matrosov, S.Y. and A.J. Heymsfield, 2000: Use of Doppler radar to assess ice cloud particle fall velocity- size relations for remote sensing and climate studies, J. Geophys. Res., 105, D17, 22427-22436. download PDF
  50. Matrosov, S.Y., 1999: Retrievals of vertical profiles of ice cloud microphysics from radar and IR measurements using tuned regressions between reflectivity and cloud parameters. J. Geophys. Res., 104, D14, 16741-16753. download PDF
  51. Matrosov, S.Y., R.A. Kropfli, R.F. Reinking, and B.E. Martner, 1999: Prospects for measuring rainfall using propagation differential phase at X and Ka radar bands. J. Appl. Meteor., 38, 766-776. download PDF
  52. Matrosov, S.Y., 1998: A dual-wavelength radar method to measure snowfall rate. J. Appl. Meteor., 37, 1510-1521. download PDF
  53. Matrosov, S.Y., A.J. Heymsfield, R.A. Kropfli, B.E. Martner, R.F. Reinking, J.B. Snider, P. Piironen, and E.W. Eloranta, 1998: Comparisons of ice cloud parameters obtained by combined remote sensor retrievals and direct methods. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 15, 186-196. download PDF
  54. Matrosov, S.Y., 1997: Variability of microphysical parameters in high altitude ice clouds: Results of the remote sensing method. J. Appl. Meteor., 36, 617-626. download PDF
  55. Matrosov, S.Y., R.F. Reinking, R.A. Kropfli, and B.W. Bartram, 1996: Estimation of ice hydrometeor types and shapes from radar polarization measurements. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 13, 85-96. download PDF
  56. Matrosov, S.Y., A.J. Heymsfield, J.M. Intrieri, B.W. Orr, and J.B. Snider, 1995: Ground-based remote sensing of cloud particle sizes during the November 26, 1991 FIRE-II cirrus case: Comparisons with in situ data. J. Atmos. Sci., 52, PDF
  57. Matrosov, S.Y., B.W. Orr, R.A. Kropfli, and J.B. Snider, 1994: Retrieval of vertical profiles of cirrus cloud microphysical parameters from Doppler radar and infrared radiometer measurements. J. Appl. Meteor., 33, 617-626. download PDF
  58. Matrosov, S.Y., 1993: Possibilities of cirrus particle sizing from dual-frequecy radar measurements, J. Geophys. Res., 98, D11, 20675-20683. download PDF
  59. Matrosov, S.Y., and R.A. Kropfli, 1993: Cirrus cloud studies with elliptically polarized Ka-band radar signals: A suggested approach. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 10, 684-692. download PDF
  60. Matrosov, S.Y., T. Uttal, J.B. Snider, and R.A. Kropfli, 1992: Estimation of ice cloud parameters from ground-based infrared radiometer and radar measurements. J. Geophys. Res., 97, D11, 11567-11574. download PDF
  61. Matrosov, S.Y., 1992: Radar reflectivity in snowfall. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sensing, 30, 454-461. download PDF
  62. Matrosov, S.Y., 1991: Prospects for the measurement of ice cloud particle shape and orientation with elliptically polarizaed radar signals. Radio Sci., 26, 847-856. download PDF
  63. Matrosov, S.Y., 1991: Theoretical study of radar polarization parameters obtained from cirrus clouds. J. Atmos. Sci., 48, 1062-1070. download PDF