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The most cited Journal of Atmospheric and Solar Terrestrial physics articles from 2009-2014 are shown in bold type

 

2015

Bailey S. M., G. E. Thomas, M. E. Hervig, J.D. Lumpe, C. E. Randall, J. N. Carstens, B. Thurairajah, D. W. Rusch, J. M. Russell, and L.L. Gordley (2015), Comparing nadir and limb viewing observations of polar mesospheric clouds: The effect of the assumed particle size distribution, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2015.02.007

Holt, L. A., C. E. Randall, V. L. Harvey, J. A. France, J. M. Russell, III, J. D. Lumpe, S. M. Bailey, and M. E. Hervig (2015), Summertime polar mesospheric clouds linked to wintertime surface cold air outbreaks, in revision at Geophys. Res. Lett., Manuscript 2014GL062478.

*++ Frankland, V.L., et al. (2015), The uptake of HNO3 on meteoric smoke analogues. J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2015.01.010

Liu, X., J. Yue, J. Xu, W. Yuan, J. M. Russell III, and M. E. Hervig (2015), 5-day waves in polar stratosphere and mesosphere temperature and mesospheric ice water measured by SOFIE/AIM, J. Geophys. Res. - Atmopheres - in review

Rong, P. P., J. Yue, J. M. Russell III, J. D. Lumpe, J. Gong, D. L. Wu and C. E. Randall (2014), Mesopause horizontal winds derived from AIM CIPS polar mesospheric cloud images, J. Geophys. Res. - in revision.

Thomas, G.E. (2015), Noctilucent Clouds. In: Gerald R. North (editor-in-chief), John Pyle and Fuqing Zhang (editors). Encyclopedia of Atmospheric Sciences, 2nd edition, Vol 2, pp. 189–195, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-382225-3.00243-7

Zhao, Y., M. J. Taylor, C. E. Randall, J. D. Lumpe, D. E. Siskind, S. M. Bailey, J. M. Russell III, Investigating seasonal gravity wave activity in the summer polar mesosphere, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys.- in review, 2015

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2014

*++ Asmus, H., H. Wilms, B. Strelnikov, and M. Rapp (2014), On the heterogeneous nucleation of mesospheric ice on meteoric smoke particles: Microphysical modeling, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 118, 180-189, doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2014.03.009

*++ Asmus, H., et al. (2014), Charge balance for the mesosphere with meteoric dust particles,  J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2014.07.010

Bailey, S. M., B. Thurairajah, C. E. Randall, L. Holt, D. E. Siskind, V. L. Harvey, K. Venkataramani, M. E. Hervig, P. Rong, J. M. Russell III (2014), A multi tracer analysis of thermosphere to stratosphere descent triggered by the 2013 stratospheric sudden warming, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 5216–5222, doi:10.1002/2014GL059860.

Featured in AGU Research Spotlight: Wendel, J. (2014), What causes nitric oxide to infiltrate the ozone layer? Eos. Trans. AGU, 95(49), 472, doi:10.1002/2014EO490018.

*++ Baumgarten, G., and D. C. Fritts (2014), Quantifying Kelvin-Helmholtz instability dynamics observed in noctilucent clouds: 1. Methods and observations, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos, 119(15), 9324-9337, DOI: 10.1002/2014JD021832.

*++ Belova, E., Kirkwood, S., Latteck, R., Zecha, M., Pinedo, H., Hedin, J., Gumbel, J. (2014), Multi-radar observations of polar mesosphere summer echoes during the PHOCUS campaign on 20-22 July 2011, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., Volume 118, p. 199-205,doi: 10.1016/j.jastp.2014.06.011

Brinkhoff, L. A., C. von Savigny, C. E. Randall, and J. P. Burrows (2014). The fractal perimeter dimension of noctilucent clouds: Sensitivity analysis of the area–perimeter method and results on the seasonal and hemispheric dependence of the fractal dimension, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2014.06.005

*++ Campbell, P., M. Mills, and T. Deshler (2014), The global extent of the mid stratospheric CN layer: A three-dimensional modeling study, J. Geophys. Res.- Atmosphere., 119, 1015–1030, doi:10.1002/2013JD020503

* Christensen, O.M, P. Ericksson, J. Urban, D. Murtagh, K. Hultgren, and J. Gumbel (2014), Tomographic retrieval of water vapour and temperature around polar mesospheric clouds using Odin-SMR, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., 7, 11853-11900, doi:10.5194/amtd-7-11853-2014

*++ Darack, E. (2014), The Extraordinary Sky Part I: Seeking the Atmosphere's Strangest and Most Spectacular Phenomena, Weatherwise, 67, 12-23, DOI:10.1080/00431672.2014.918786.

*++ Demissie, T. D., et al. (2014), Characteristics and sources of gravity waves observed in noctilucent cloud over Norway, Atmos. Chem. and Phys. 14.22, 12133-12142, doi:10.5194/acp-14-12133-2014.

García-Comas, M., B. Funke, A. Gardini, M. López-Puertas, A. Jurado-Navarro, T. von Clarmann, G. Stiller, M. Kiefer, C. D. Boone, T. Leblanc, B. T. Marshall, M. J. Schwartz, and P. E. Sheese (2014), MIPAS temperature from the stratosphere to the lower thermosphere: Comparison of vM21 with ACE-FTS, MLS, OSIRIS, SABER, SOFIE and lidar measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 3633-3651, doi:10.5194/amt-7-3633-2014

*++ Gardner, C. S., A. Z. Liu, D. R. Marsh, W. Feng, and J. M. C. Plane (2014), Inferring the global cosmic dust influx to the Earth's atmosphere from lidar observations of the vertical flux of mesospheric Na, J. Geophys. Res.- Space Physics, 119, 7870–7879, doi:10.1002/2014JA020383.

*++ Havnes, O., J. Gumbel, T. Antonsen, J. Hedin, C. la Hoz (2014), On the size distribution of collision fragments of NLC dust particles and their relevance to meteoric smoke particles, J. Atmos. Sol. Terr. Phys., doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2014.03.008

++ Hedin, Jonas, et al. (2014), The MAGIC meteoric smoke particle sampler. J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 118, 127-144, doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2014.03.003

Hervig, M.E., and M. H. Stevens (2014), Interpreting the 35-year SBUV PMC record with SOFIE observations, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos, 119, 12689-12705, doi: 10.1002/2014JD021923

*++ Hirai, T., M. J. Cole, M. Fujii, S. Hasegawa, T. Iwai, M. Kobayashi, R. Srama, H. Yano (2014), Microparticle impact calibration of the Arrayed Large-Area Dust Detectors in INterplanetary space (ALADDIN) onboard the solar power sail demonstrator IKAROS, Planetary and Space Science, Volume 100, p. 87-97,doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2014.05.009

*++ Hultgren, K., and J. Gumbel (2014), Tomographic and spectral views on the lifecycle of polar mesospheric clouds from Odin/OSIRIS. J. Geophys. Res.- Atmospheres, 119.24, 14-129, DOI: 10.1002/2014JD022435.

Jackman, C.H., C. E. Randall, V. L. Harvey, S. Wang, E. L. Fleming, M. Lopez-Puertas, B. Funke, and P. F. Bernath (2014), Middle atmospheric changes caused by the January and March 2012 solar proton events, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 1025-1038, doi:10.5194/acp-14-1025-2014.
*++ Listowski, C., A. Määttänen, F. Montmessin, A. Spiga, F. Lefèvre (2014), Modeling the microphysics of CO2 ice clouds within wave-induced cold pockets in the Martian mesosphere, Icarus, Volume 237, p. 239-261, DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.04.022

Liu, X., J. Yue, J. Xu, L. Wang, W. Yuan, J. M. Russell III, and M. E. Hervig (2014), Gravity wave variations in the polar stratosphere and mesosphere from SOFIE/AIM temperature observations, J. Geophys. Res.- Atmospheres, 119, 7368–7381, doi:10.1002/2013JD021439.

++ Mlynczak, M. G., et al. (2014), Atomic hydrogen in the mesopause region derived from SABER: Algorithm theoretical basis, measurement uncertainty, and results, J. Geophys. Res.- Atmospheres, 119.6, 3516-3526, DOI: 10.1002/2013JD021263.

*++ Murphy, D. M., K. D. Froyd, J. P. Schwarz,  and J. C. Wilson (2014), Observations of the chemical composition of stratospheric aerosol particles. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 140: 1269–1278, doi: 10.1002/qj.2213

*++ Plane, J. M. C. et al. (2014), A combined rocket-borne and ground-based study of the sodium layer and charged dust in the upper mesosphere, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., Volume 118, p. 151-160, DOI: 10.1016/j.jastp.2013.11.008

++ Robertson, S., S. Dickson, M. Horányi, Z. Sternovsky, M. Friedrich, D. Janches, L. Megner, B. Williams, (2014), Detection of meteoric smoke particles in the mesosphere by a rocket-borne mass spectrometer, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., Volume 118, p. 161-179, DOI: 10.1016/j.jastp.2013.07.007

Rong, P. P., J. M. Russell III, C. E.Randall, S. M. Bailey, and A. Lambert (2014), Northern PMC brightness zonal variability and its correlation with temperature and water vapor, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 23902408, doi:10.1002/2013JD020513.

Russell, J. M., III, P. Rong, M. E. Hervig, D. E. Siskind, M. H. Stevens, S. M. Bailey, and J. Gumbel (2014), Analysis of northern midlatitude noctilucent cloud occurrences using satellite data and modeling, J. Geophys. Res.- Atmosphere, 119, 3238–3250, doi:10.1002/2013JD021017.

Siskind, D. E., and J. P. McCormack (2014), Summer mesospheric warmings and the quasi 2 day wave, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 717–722, doi:10.1002/2013GL058875.

Stevens, M.H., S. Lossow, D.E. Siskind, R.R. Meier, C.E. Randall, J.M. Russell III, J. Urban, D. Murtagh, (2014), Space shuttle exhaust plumes in the lower thermosphere: Advective transport and diffusive spreading, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 108, 50-60, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2013.12.004.

*++ Stray, Nora H., et al. (2014), Characterization of quasi-stationary planetary waves in the Northern MLT during summer, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2014.12.003.

Thurairajah, B., S. M. Bailey, C. Y. Cullens, M. E. Hervig, J. M. Russell III (2014), Gravity wave activity during recent stratospheric warming events from SOFIE temperature measurements, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos, 119, 80918103, doi:10.1002/2014JD021763.

*++Vincenzo, D. C., et al. (2014), Meteoric CaO and carbon smoke particles collected in the upper stratosphere from an unanticipated source, Tellus B, 65, http://www.tellusb.net/index.php/tellusb/article/view/20174

Yue, J., B. Thurairajah, L. Hoffmann, J. Alexander, A. Chandran, M. J. Taylor, J. M. Russell III, C. E. Randall, and S. M. Bailey (2014), Concentric gravity waves in polar mesospheric clouds from the Cloud Imaging and Particle Size experiment, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, 5115–5127, doi:10.1002/2013JD021385

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2013

*++Baumann, C., Rapp, M., Kero, A., and Enell, C.-F. (2013), Meteor smoke influences on the D-region charge balance – review of recent in situ measurements and one-dimensional model results, Ann. Geophys., 31, 2049-2062, doi:10.5194/angeo-31-2049-2013.

Carstens, J.N., S.M. Bailey, J.D. Lumpe, and C.E. Randall (2013), Understanding uncertainties in the retrieval of polar mesospheric clouds from the cloud imaging and particle size experiment in the presence of a bright Rayleigh background, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys, 104, 197-212, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2013.08.006.

*++Dekemper, E., Vanhellemont, F., Mateshvili, N., Franssens, G., Pieroux, D., Bingen, C., Robert, C., and Fussen, D. (2013) Zernike polynomials applied to apparent solar disk flattening for pressure profile retrievals, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 823-835, doi:10.5194/amt-6-823-2013, 2013.

*++Feng, Wuhu ; Marsh, Daniel R. ; Chipperfield, Martyn P. ; Janches, Diego ; Höffner, Josef ; Yi, Fan ; Plane, John M. C., A global atmospheric model of meteoric iron, J. Geophys. Res.- Atmospheres, Volume 118, Issue 16, pp. 9456-9474,  2013, doi: 10.1002/jgrd.50708

*++Gerding, M. , J. Höffner, P. Hoffmann, M. Kopp, MF.-J. Lübken (2013), Noctilucent cloud variability and mean parameters from 15 years of lidar observations at a mid-latitude site (54°N, 12°E), J. Geophys. Res.- Atmospheres, Volume 118, Issue 2, pp. 317-328, 2013,DOI: 10.1029/2012JD018319

Gómez-Ramírez, D., J. W. C. McNabb, J. M. Russell III, M. E. Hervig, L. E. Deaver, G. Paxton, and P. F. Bernath (2013), Empirical correction of thermal responses in the Solar Occultation for Ice Experiment nitric oxide measurements and initial data validation results, Appl. Optics, Vol. 52, Issue 13, pp. 2950-2959, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.52.002950

Hervig, M.E., D.E. Siskind, M.H. Stevens and L. E. Deaver (2013), Inter-hemispheric comparison of PMCs and their environment from SOFIE observations, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 104, 285-298, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2013.10.013.

Hultgren, K., J. Gumbel, D. Degenstein, A. Bourassa, N. Llyod, J. Stegman (2013), First simultaneous retrievals of horizontal and vertical structures of polar mesospheric clouds from Odin/OSIRIS tomography, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 104, 213-223, doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2013.06.013

*++Kaifler, N. ; Baumgarten, G. ; Klekociuk, A. R. ; Alexander, S. P. ; Fiedler, J. ; Lübken, F. -J. (2013), Small scale structures of NLC observed by lidar at 69°N/69°S and their possible relation to gravity waves, J. Atm. Sol.-Terr. Phys, Volume 104, p. 244-252, , DOI: 10.1016/j.jastp.2013.01.004

*++Kaifler, N. ; Baumgarten, G. ; Fiedler, J. ; Lübken, F. -J., Quantification of waves in lidar observations of noctilucent clouds at scales from seconds to minutes, Atmos. Chem. Phys., Volume 13, Issue 23, 2013, pp.11757-11768, 2013, DOI: 10.5194/acp-13-11757-2013

*++Kiliani, J. ; Baumgarten, G. ; Lübken, F. -J. ; Berger, U. ; Hoffmann, P., Temporal and spatial characteristics of the formation of strong noctilucent clouds, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., Volume 104, p. 151-166., 2013, DOI: 10.1016/j.jastp.2013.01.005

*++LašTovičKa, Jan (2013), Trends in the upper atmosphere and ionosphere: Recent progress, J. Geophys. Res.- Space Physics, Volume 118, Issue 6, pp. 3924-3935, 2013, doi: 10.1002/jgra.50341

Lumpe, J.D., S.M. Bailey, J.N. Carstens, C.E. Randall, D.W. Rusch, G.E. Thomas, K. Nielsen, C. Jeppesen, W.E. McClintock, A.W. Merkel, L. Riesberg, B. Templeman, G. Baumgarten, J.M. Russell, IlI (2013), Retrieval of polar mesospheric cloud properties from CIPS: algorithm description, error analysis and cloud detection sensitivity, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys, 104, 167-196, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2013.06.007.

++Mlynczak, Martin G. et al. (2013), Radiative and energetic constraints on the global annual mean atomic oxygen concentration in the mesopause region, J. Geophys. Res- Atmospheres, Volume 118, Issue 11, pp. 5796-5802, doi: 10.1002/jgrd.50400

*++Salazar, V., et al. (2013), A new climatology of aerosols in the middle and upper stratosphere by alternative analysis of GOMOS observations during 2002–2006. International Journal of Remote Sensing 34.14, 4986-5029, doi:10.1080/01431161.2013.786196

Siskind, D. E., M. H. Stevens, M. E. Hervig, and C. E. Randall (2013), Recent observations of high mass density polar mesospheric clouds: A link to space traffic?, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, 2813–2817, doi:10.1002/grl.50540.

Siskind, D. E., M. H. Stevens, C. R. Englert, and M. G. Mlynczak (2013), Comparison of a photochemical model with observations of mesospheric hydroxyl and ozone, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 195–207, doi:10.1029/2012JD017971

Smith, A. K., et al. (2013), Satellite observations of ozone in the upper mesosphere, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, 5803–5821, doi:10.1002/jgrd.50445.

*Suzuki, H., T. Nakamura, M. K. Ejiri, T. Ogawa, M. Tsutsumi, M. Abo, T. D. Kawahara, Y. Tomikawa, A. S. Yukimatu, and N. Sato, Simultaneous PMC and PMSE observations with a ground-based lidar and SuperDARN HF radar at Syowa Station, Antarctica, Ann. Geophys., 31, 1793–1803, 2013, doi:10.5194/angeo-31-1793-2013.

Thurairajah, B., S. M. Bailey, D. E. Siskind, C. E. Randall, M. J. Taylor, J. M. Russell III (2013), Case study of an ice void structure in polar mesospheric clouds, J. Atmos. Sol. Terr. Phys., 104,  pp 224-233, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2013.02.001.

*Tschanz, B., C. Straub, D. Scheiben, K. A. Walker, G. P. Stiller, and N. Kämpfer, Validation of middle-atmospheric campaign-based water vapour measured by the ground-based microwave radiometer MIAWARA-C, Atmos-Meas. Tech. 6, 1725-1745, www.atmos-meas-tech.net/6/1725/2013/

*++Wilms, H. ; Rapp, M. ; Hoffmann, P. ; Fiedler, J. ; Baumgarten, G., Gravity wave influence on NLC: experimental results from ALOMAR, 69° N, Atmos. Chem. Phys., Volume 13, Issue 23,pp.11951-11963, 2013, DOI: 10.5194/acp-13-11951-2013

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2012

Baumgarten, G., A. Chandran, J. Fiedler, P. Hoffman, N. Kaifler, J. Lumpe, A. Merkel, C. E. Randall, D. Rusch, and G. Thomas, On the horizontal and temporal structure of noctilucent 11clouds as observed by satellite and lidar at ALOMAR (69N), Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L01803, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011GL049935

Benze, S., C. E. Randall, B. Karlsson, V. L. Harvey, G. E. Thomas, E. P. Shettle and M. T. DeLand (2012), On the onset of polar mesospheric cloud seasons as observed by SBUV, J. Geophys. Res., 117, D07104, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JD017350.

Chandran, A., D. W. Rusch, G. E. Thomas, S. E. Palo, G. Baumgarten, E. J. Jensen, A. W. Merkel (2012)Atmospheric gravity wave effects on polar mesospheric clouds: A comparison of numerical simulations from CARMA 2D with AIM observations, J. Geophys. Res., 117 (D20), D20104,http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2012JD017794

*++Chum, J. ; Athieno, R. ; Baše, J. ; Burešová, D. ; Hruška, F. ; Laštovička, J. ; McKinnell, L. A. ; Šindelářová, T. (2012), Statistical investigation of horizontal propagation of gravity waves in the ionosphere over Europe and South Africa, J. Geophys. Res., Volume 117, Issue A3, CiteID A03312, 2012, DOI: 10.1029/2011JA017161

Dalin, P., S. Kirkwood, M. Hervig, M. Mihalikova, D. Mikhaylova, I. Wolf, and A. Osepian (2012), Wave influence on polar mesosphere summer echoes above Wasa: experimental and model studies, Ann. Geophys., 30, 1143-1157, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/angeo-30-1143-2012

*++Fentzke, J. T. ; Hsu, V. ; Brum, C. G. M. ; Strelnikova, I. ; Rapp, M. ; Nicolls, M. (2012), D region meteoric smoke and neutral temperature retrieval using the poker flat incoherent scatter radar, Geophys. Res. Lett., Volume 39, Issue 21, L21102, doi: 10.1029/2012GL053841

Hervig, M. E., D. E. Siskind, M. H. Stevens, and L. E. Deaver (2012), Inter-hemispheric comparison of PMCs and their environment from SOFIE observations, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2012.10.013.

Hervig, M. E., L. E. Deaver, C. G. Bardeen, J. M. Russell, S. M. Bailey, and L. L. Gordley (2012), The content and composition of meteoric smoke in mesospheric ice particles from SOFIE observations, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2012.04.005.

*++Morris, R. J., et al. (2012), Experimental evidence of a stratospheric circulation influence on mesospheric temperatures and ice-particles during the 2010–2011 austral summer at 69° S, J. Atmos. Sol.-Terr. Phys.,  89, 54-61, doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2012.08.007

*++Plane, J. M. C. (2012), Cosmic dust in the earth's atmosphere. Chemical Society Reviews 41.19, 6507-6518, doi: 10.1039/C2CS35132C.

Rong, P. P., J. M. Russell III, M. E. Hervig, and S. M. Bailey (2012), The roles of temperature and water vapor at different stages of the polar mesospheric cloud season, J. Geophys. Res., 117 (D4), D04208, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JD016464.

*++Rosenberg, M. ; Varney, R. H. ; Kelley, M. C. ; Paschall, D., Possible effect of hyperthermal electrons on the charging of mesospheric dust, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys.,, 74, p. 124-128., 2012, DOI: 10.1016/j.jastp.2011.10.011

*++Sassi, F., R. R. Garcia, and K. W. Hoppel, 2012: Large-Scale Rossby Normal Modes during Some Recent Northern Hemisphere Winters. J. Atmos. Sci., 69, 820–839, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JAS-D-11-0103.1

*++Saunders, R. W., S. Dhomse, W. S. Tian, M. P. Chipperfield, and J. M. C. Plane (2012), Interactions of meteoric smoke particles with sulphuric acid in the Earth's stratosphere, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 4387-4398, doi:10.5194/acp-12-4387-2012

Sheese, P. E., K. Strong, E. J. Llewellyn, R. L. Gattinger, J. M. Russell III, C. D.Boone, M. E. Hervig, R. J. Sica, and J. Bandoro, (2012) Validation of OSIRIS mesospheric temperatures using satellite and ground-based measurements, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., 5, 5493-5526, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/amtd-5-5493-2012.

Siskind, D.E., D.P. Drob, J.T. Emmert, M.H. Stevens, P.E. Sheese, E.J. Llewellyn, M.E. Hervig, R. Niciewjewski, A.J. Kochenash, Linkages between the cold summer mesospause and thermospheric zonal mean circulation, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L01904, doi:10.1029/2011GL050196, 2012.

++Smith, Anne K., (2011), Global dynamics of the MLT, Surveys in Geophysics 33.6 (2012): 1177-1230., doi: 10.1007/s10712-012-9196-9

Stevens, M. H., S. Lossow, J. Fiedler, G. Baumgarten, F.-J. Lübken, K. Hallgren, P. Hartogh, C. E. Randall, J. Lumpe, S. M. Bailey, R. Niciejewski, R. R. Meier, J. M. C. Plane, A. J. Kochenash, D. P. Murtagh, C. R. Englert (2012), Bright polar mesospheric clouds formed by main engine exhaust from the space shuttle's final launch, J. Geophys. Res., 117, No. D19, D19206, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2012JD017638

Stevens, M. H., L. E. Deaver, M. E. Hervig, J. M. Russell III, D. E. Siskind, P. E. Sheese, E. J. Llewellyn, R. L. Gattinger, J. Höffner, and B. T. Marshall (2012), Validation of upper mesospheric and lower thermospheric temperatures measured by the Solar Occultation for Ice Experiment, J. Geophys. Res., 117, D16304, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2012JD017689.

++Tan, B., X. Chu, H.-L. Liu, C. Yamashita, and J. M. Russell III (2012), Zonal-mean global teleconnection from 15 to 110 km derived from SABER and WACCM, J. Geophys. Res., 117, D10106, doi:10.1029/2011JD016750.

Thurairajah, B., S. M. Bailey, K. Nielsen, C. E. Randall, J. Lumpe, M. J. Taylor, J. M. Russell III (2012), Morphology of polar mesospheric clouds as seen from space. J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2012.09.009

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2011

Benze, S., C. E. Randall, M. T. DeLand, G. E. Thomas, S. M. Bailey, J. M. Russell III and A. W. Merkel (2011), Evaluation of AIM CIPS measurements of Polar Mesospheric Clouds by comparison with SBUV data, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 73, 2065-2072, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2011.02.003

*++Dalin, P. et al. (2011), A comparison between ground-based observations of noctilucent clouds and Aura satellite data, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys.,, Volume 73, Issue 14-15, p. 2097-2109.,  doi: 10.1016/j.jastp.2011.01.020

++DeLand, Matthew T. ; Shettle, Eric P. ; Thomas, Gary E. ; Olivero, John J. (2011), Direct observations of PMC local time variations by Aura OMI, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys.,, Volume 73, Issue 14-15, p. 2049-2064., doi: 10.1016/j.jastp.2010.11.019

*++Dubietis, A. et al. (2011), Noctilucent clouds: modern ground-based photographic observations by a digital camera network, Applied Optics, 50, 28, F72, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.50.000F72

*++English, J. M., Toon, O. B., Mills, M. J., and Yu, F. (2011), Microphysical simulations of new particle formation in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 9303-9322, doi:10.5194/acp-11-9303-2011.

++Gao, H., J. Xu, W. Ward, and A. K. Smith (2011), Temporal evolution of nightglow emission responses to SSW events observed by TIMED/SABER, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D19110, doi:10.1029/2011JD015936.

Gumbel, J. and B. Karlsson (2011), Intra‐ and inter‐hemispheric coupling effects on the polar summer mesosphere, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L14804, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011GL047968.

*++Hayman, Matthew, and Jeffrey P. Thayer (2011), Lidar polarization measurements of PMCs, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 73.14, 2110-2117, doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2010.08.007

*++Hultgren, K., H. Körnich, J. Gumbel, M. Gerding, P. Hoffmann, S. Lossow, L. Megner  (2011), What caused the exceptional mid-latitudinal Noctilucent Cloud event in July 2009?, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys.,, Volume 73, Issue 14-15, p. 2125-2131, 2011, DOI: 10.1016/j.jastp.2010.12.008

Karlsson, B., C. E. Randall, T. G. Shepherd, V. L. Harvey, J. Lumpe, K. Nielsen, S. M. Bailey, M. Hervig, J. M. Russell III (2011),On the seasonal onset of polar mesospheric clouds and the breakdown of the stratospheric polar vortex in the Southern Hemisphere,J. Geophys. Res., 116, No. D18, D18107, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JD015989.

*++Kennedy, K. (2011), Noctilucent cloud over britain and western Europe, 2009-2010, J. Br. Astron. Assoc., 121(6), 346-349, Bib Code: 2011JBAA..121..346K.

*++Knappmiller, S. ; Rapp, M. ; Robertson, S. ; Gumbel, J. (2011), Charging of meteoric smoke and ice particles in the mesosphere including photoemission and photodetachment rates, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys.,, Volume 73, Issue 14-15, p. 2212-2220,DOI: 10.1016/j.jastp.2011.01.008

Marshall, B. T., L. E. Deaver, R. E. Thompson, L. L. Gordley, M. J. McHugh, M. E. Hervig, and J. M. Russell III (2011), Retrieval of temperature and pressure using broadband solar occultation: SOFIE approach and results, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 4, 893–907, 2011, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/amt-4-893-2011.

Nielsen, K., G. E. Nedoluha, A. Chandran, L. C. Chang, J. Barker-Tvedtnes, M. J. Taylor, N. J. Mitchell, A. Lambert, M. J. Schwartz, J. M. Russell III (2011), On the origin of mid-latitude mesospheric clouds: The July 2009 cloud outbreak, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys, 73 (14-15), 2118-2124, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2010.10.015.

*++Neely, R. R., III, J. M. English, O. B. Toon, S. Solomon, M. Mills, and J. P. Thayer (2011), Implications of extinction due to meteoritic smoke in the upper stratosphere, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L24808, doi:10.1029/2011GL049865.

Pautet, P. -D. ; Stegman, J. ; Wrasse, C. M. ; Nielsen, K. ; Takahashi, H. ; Taylor, M. J. ; Hoppel, K. W. ; Eckermann, S. D. (2011), Analysis of gravity waves structures visible in noctilucent cloud images, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys.,, Volume 73, Issue 14-15, p. 2082-2090,doi: 10.1016/j.jastp.2010.06.001

*++Petelina, S. V., and A. Y. Zasetsky (2011), Temperature of mesospheric ice particles simultaneously retrieved from 850 cm−1 libration and 3200 cm−1 vibration band spectra measured by ACE-FTS, J. Geophys. Res., 116, D03304, doi:10.1029/2010JD015050

Poppe, A., D. James, and Mihály Horányi (2011), Measurements of the terrestrial dust influx variability by the Cosmic Dust Experiment, Planetary and Space Science, 59, 319-326, doi:10.1016/j.pss.2010.12.002

Reimuller, J. D., J. P. Thayer, G. Baumgarten, A. Chandran, B. Hulley, D. Rusch, K. Nielsen, J. Lumpe (2011), Synchronized imagery of noctilucent clouds at the day-night terminator using airborne and spaceborne platforms, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 73(14-15), 2091-2096, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2010.11.022 

*++Saunders, Russell W. ; Plane, John M. C., A photo-chemical method for the production of olivine nanoparticles as cosmic dust analogues, Icarus, Volume 212, Issue 1, p. 373-382, 2011, DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2010.12.019

*Sheese, P. E. , E. J. Llewellyn, R. L. Gattinger, A. E. Bourassa, D. A. Degenstein, N. D. Lloyd, and I. C. McDade (2011), Mesopause temperatures during the polar mesospheric cloud season, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L11803, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011GL047437.

Siskind, D. E., M. H. Stevens, M. Hervig, F. Sassi, K. Hoppel, C. R. Englert, and A. J. Kochenash (2011), Consequences of recent Southern Hemisphere winter variability on polar mesospheric clouds, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 73, 2013-2021, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2011.06.014 

*++Strelnikov, B., and M. Rapp (2011), In Situ Measurements of Small-Scale Structures in Neutrals and Charged Aerosols, Aeronomy of the Earth's Atmosphere and Ionosphere. Springer Netherlands, 83-91. doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-0326-1_6

Taylor, M. J., P.-D. Pautet, Y. Zhao, C. E. Randall, J. Lumpe, S. M. Bailey, J. Carstens, K. Nielsen, J. M. Russell III, J. Stegman (2011), High-latitude gravity wave measurements in noctilucent clouds and polar mesospheric clouds. Aeronomy of the Earth's Atmosphere and Ionosphere, IAGA Special Sopron Book Series, vol. 2, part 1, 93-105, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-0326-1_7.

*++Tunbridge, V. M. ; Sandford, D. J. ; Mitchell, N. J. (2011), Zonal wave numbers of the summertime 2 day planetary wave observed in the mesosphere by EOS Aura Microwave Limb Sounder, J. Geophys. Res., Volume 116, Issue D11, CiteID D11103, 2011, DOI: 10.1029/2010JD014567

*++Varney, R. H. ; Kelley, M. C. ; Nicolls, M. J. ; Heinselman, C. J. ; Collins, R. L. (2011), The electron density dependence of polar mesospheric summer echoes, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys.,, Volume 73, Issue 14-15, p. 2153-2165,doi: 10.1016/j.jastp.2010.07.020

von Savigny, C., L. A. Brinkhoff, S. M. Bailey, C. E. Randall, and J. M. Russell III (2011), First determination of the fractal perimeter dimension of noctilucent clouds, Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L02806, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010GL045834

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2010

Bardeen, C. G., O.B. Toon, E. Jensen, M. E. Hervig, C. E. Randall, S. Benze, D. R. Marsh, and A. W. Merkel (2010), Numerical simulations of the three-dimensional distribution of polar mesospheric clouds and comparisons with CIPS and SOFIE observations, J. Geophys. Res.,115, D10204, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009JD012451.

Chandran, A., D. W. Rusch, A. W. Merkel, S. E. Palo, G. E. Thomas, M. J. Taylor, S. M. Bailey, and J. M. Russell III (2010), Polar Mesospheric Cloud structures observed from the CIPS experiment on the AIM spacecraft: Atmospheric gravity waves as drivers for longitudinal variability in PMC occurrence, J. Geophys. Res., http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009JD013185.

*++DeLand, M. T., E. P. Shettle, P. F. Levelt, and M. G. Kowalewski (2010), Polar mesospheric clouds (PMCs) observed by the Ozone Monitoring Instrument (OMI) on Aura, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D21301, doi:10.1029/2009JD013685

*++Feofilov, A. G., and S. V. Petelina (2010), Relation between mesospheric ice clouds, temperature, and water vapor determined from Odin/OSIRIS and TIMED/SABER data, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D18305, doi:10.1029/2009JD013619.

Hervig, M. E., M. Rapp, R. Latteck, and L. L. Gordley (2010), Observations of mesospheric ice particles from the ALWIN radar and SOFIE, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2010.08.002

Hervig, M. E., and L. L. Gordley (2010), The temperature, shape, and phase of mesospheric ice from SOFIE observations,  J. Geophys. Res., 115, D15208, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010JD013918

Kelley, M. C. ; Nicolls, M. J. ; Varney, R. H. ; Collins, R. L. ; Doe, R. ; Plane, J. M. C. ; Thayer, J. ; Taylor, M. ; Thurairajah, B. ; Mizutani, K. (2010), Radar, lidar, and optical observations in the polar summer mesosphere shortly after a space shuttle launch, J. Geophys. Res., Volume 115, Issue A5, CiteID A05304, DOI: 10.1029/2009JA014938

Kirkwood, S., M. Hervig, E. Belova, and A. Osepian (2010), Quantitative Relation between PMSE and Ice Mass Density, Ann. Geophys., 28, 1333-1343, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/angeo-28-1333-2010.

*++Körnich, H., and E. Becker (2010), A simple model for the interhemispheric coupling of the middle atmosphere circulation, Advances in Space Research 45.5, 661-668, doi: 10.1016/j.asr.2009.11.001

*++Lee, Y.-S., and G. G. Shepherd (2010), Summer high-latitude mesospheric observations of supersonic bursts and O(1S) emission rate with the UARS WINDII instrument and the association with sprites, meteors, and lightning, J. Geophys. Res., 115, A00E26, doi:10.1029/2009JA014731.

Li et al., (2010), Microphysical parameters of mesospheric ice clouds derived from calibrated observations of polar mesosphere summer echoes at Bragg wavelengths of 2.8m and 30 cm, J. Geophys. Res.,115, D00113, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009JD012271.

Nielsen, K, D. E. Siskind, S. D. Eckermann, K. W. Hoppel, L. Coy, J. P. McCormack, S. Benze, C. E. Randall, and M. E. Hervig (2010), Seasonal variation of the quasi 5 day planetary wave: Causes and consequences for polar mesospheric cloud variability in 2007, J. Geophys. Res, 115, D18111, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009JD012676

*++Pérot, K. ; Hauchecorne, A. ; Montmessin, F. ; Bertaux, J. -L. ; Blanot, L. ; Dalaudier, F. ; Fussen, D. ; Kyrölä, E. (2010), First climatology of polar mesospheric clouds from GOMOS/ENVISAT stellar occultation instrument, Atmos. Chem. Phys, Volume 10, Issue 6, 2010, pp.2723-2735, doi:10.5194/acp-10-2723-2010

Poppe, A., et al. (2010), Simulation of polyvinylidene fluoride detector response to hypervelocity particle impact. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, 622.3, 583-587, doi:10.1016/j.nima.2010.07.088

*++Rapp, M., et al. (2010), Rocket-borne in situ measurements of meteor smoke: Charging properties and implications for seasonal variation, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D00I16, doi:10.1029/2009JD012725.
Rong, P., J. M. Russell III, L. L. Gordley, M. E. Hervig, L. Deaver, P. F. Bernath, K. A. Walker (2010), Validation of v1.022 mesospheric water vapor observed by the SOFIE instrument on the Aeronomy of Ice in the Mesosphere satellite, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D24314, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010JD014269.

Russell, J. M., III, P. Rong, S. M. Bailey, M. E. Hervig, and S. V. Petelina (2010), Relationship between the summer mesopause and polar mesospheric cloud heights, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D16209, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010JD013852.

*++Saunders, R. W., et al. (2010), An aerosol chamber investigation of the heterogeneous ice nucleating potential of refractory nanoparticles, Atmos. Chem. Phys 10.3 (2010): 1227-1247, doi:10.5194/acp-10-1227-2010

Shettle, E. P., G. E. Nedoluha, M. T. DeLand, G. E. Thomas, and J. J. Olivero (2010), SBUV observations of polar mesospheric clouds compared with MLS temperature and water vapor measurements, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L18810, doi:10.1029/2010GL044132
Stevens et al., (2010), Tidally induced variations of PMC altitudes and ice water content using a data assimilation system, J. Geophys. Res., 115,, D18209, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009JD013225.

Thomas, G., D. Marsh, and F.-J. Lübken (2010), Mesospheric Ice Clouds as Indicators of Upper Atmosphere Climate Change: Workshop on Modeling Polar Mesospheric Cloud Trends; Boulder, Colorado, 10–11 December 2009, Eos Trans. AGU, 91(20), 183–183, doi:10.1029/2010EO200004.

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2009

 (The most cited Journal of Atmospheric and Solar Terrestrial physics articles from 2009-2014 are shown in bold)


Baker, D. N., J. P. McCollough, R. L. McPherron, S. M. Ryan, J. C. Westfall, J. M. Russell, and S. M. Bailey (2009), AIM Receiver/Communication Lock Analysis: When Bad Space Weather is Good, Space Weather, Vol. 6, Issue 4, pp. 25-30, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009SW000475

Bailey, M. S., G. E. Thomas, D. W. Rusch, A. W. Merkel, C. Jeppesen, J. N. Carstens, C. E. Randall, W. E. McClintock, andJ. M. Russell III (2009), Phase Functions of Polar Mesospheric Cloud Ice as Observed by the CIPS Instrument on the AIM Satellite, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2008.09.039.

Baumgarten et al., (2009), The noctilucent cloud (NLC) display during the ECOMA/MASS sounding rocket flights on August 3, 2007: Morphology on global to local scales, Ann. Geophys., 27, 953-965. http://dx.doi.org/ 10.5194/angeo-27-953-2009

Benze, S., C. E. Randall, M. T. DeLand, G. E. Thomas, D. W. Rusch,S. M. Bailey, J. M. Russell III,W. McClintock, A. W. Merkel, C. Jeppesen (2009),Comparison of Polar Mesospheric Cloud Measurements from the Cloud Imaging and Particle Size Experiment and the Solar Backscatter Ultraviolet Instrument in 2007, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2008.07.014.

Chandran, A., D. Rusch, S. E. Palo, G. E. Thomas, M. Taylor (2009), Gravity wave observation from the Cloud Imaging and Particle Size (CIPS) Experiment on the AIM Spacecraft, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2008.09.041.

Eckerman et al., (2009), High-Altitude Data Assimilation System Experiments for the Northern Summer Mesosphere Season of 2007, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2008.09.036.

Gordley, L.L., et al., (2009a), The Solar Occultation For Ice Experiment (SOFIE), J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2008.07.012.

Gordley, L. L. , J. Burton, B. T. Marshall, M. McHugh, L. Deaver, J. Nelsen, J. M. Russell, and S. Bailey (2009b), High Precision Refraction Measurements by Solar Imaging during Occultation: Results from SOFIE., App.Optics, 48, Iss. 25, pp. 4814–4825, http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.48.004814

*++Hartquist, T., O. Havnes, and M. Kassa (2009), Exploring polar mesospheric summer echoes, Astronomy and Geophysics, 50(1), 1.8-1.14, doi:10.1111/j.1468-4004.2009.50108.x

Hervig, M.E., L.L. Gordley, M. Stevens, J.M. Russell, and S. Bailey (2009a), Interpretation of SOFIE PMC measurements: Cloud identification and derivation of mass density, particle shape, and particle size, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2008.07.009.

Hervig, M.E., L.L. Gordley, M. Stevens, J.M. Russell, and S. Bailey (2009b), SOFIE PMC measurements during the northern summer of 2007, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2008.08.010.

Hervig, M. E., L. L. Gordley, L. E. Deaver, D. E. Siskind, M. H. Stevens, J. M. Russell III, S. M. Bailey, L. Megner, and C. G. Bardeen (2009c),First Satellite Observations of Meteoric Smoke in the Upper Atmosphere, Geophys. Res. Letters, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009GL039737.

Hervig, M. E., M. H. Stevens, L. L. Gordley, L. E. Deaver, J. M. Russell III, S. M. Bailey (2009d) Relationships between polar mesospheric clouds, temperature, and water vapor from Solar Occultation for Ice Experiment (SOFIE) observations, J. Geophys. Res., 114, No. D20, D20203, http://dx:doi.org/ 10.1029/2009JD012302

Karlsson, B., C.E. Randall, S. Benze, M. Mills, V.L. Harvey, S.M. Bailey, J.M. Russell III (2009), Intra-seasonal variability of polar mesospheric clouds due to inter-hemispheric coupling, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36,L20802, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009GL040348.

*++López-Puertas, M., M. García-Comas, B. Funke, D. Bermejo-Pantaleón, M. Höpfner, U. Grabowski, G. P. Stiller, T. von Clarmann,and C. von Savigny (2009), Measurements of polar mesospheric clouds in infrared emission by MIPAS/ENVISAT, J. Geophys. Res., 114, D00I07, doi:10.1029/2009JD012548

Lübken, F. -J. ; Berger, U. ; Baumgarten, G. (2009), Stratospheric and solar cycle effects on long-term variability of mesospheric ice clouds, J. Geophys. Res., Volume 114, Issue A11, CiteID D00I06, doi: 10.1029/2009JD012377

McClintock, W., D. W. Rusch, G. E. Thomas, A. W. Merkel, M. R. Lankton,V. A. Drake, S. M. Bailey, and J. M. Russell III (2009), The Cloud Imaging and Particle Size Experiment On The Aeronomy Of Ice In The Mesosphere Mission: Instrument Concept,Design, Calibration, And On-Orbit Performance, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2008.10.011.

*++Megner, L., Khaplanov, M., Baumgarten, G., Gumbel, J., Stegman, J., Strelnikov, B., and Robertson, S. (2009), Large mesospheric ice particles at exceptionally high altitudes, Ann. Geophys., 27, 943-951, doi:10.5194/angeo-27-943-2009.

Merkel, A. W., D. W. Rusch, S. E. Palo, J. M. Russell III, and S. M. Bailey (2009), Mesospheric planetary wave activity inferred from AIM-CIPS and TIMED-SABER for the northern summer 2007 PMC season. J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jasp.2006.05.01.

Merkel, A. W., D. R. Marsh, A. Gettelman, and E. J. Jensen (2009), On the relationship of polar mesospheric cloud ice water content, particle radius and mesospheric temperature and its use in multi-dimensional models, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 9, 8889-8901. http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/acp-9-8889-2009

*++Petelina, S. V. ; Zasetsky, A. Y. (2009), Temperature of mesospheric ice retrieved from the O-H stretch band, Geophys. Res. Lett., Volume 36, Issue 15, CiteID L15804, doi: 10.1029/2009GL038488

Robertson, S., M. Horányi, S. Knappmiller, Z. Sternovsky, R. Holzworth, M. Shimogawa, M. Friedrich, K. Torkar, J. Gumbel, L. Megner, G. Baumgarten, R. Latteck, M. Rapp, U.-P. Hoppe, and M. E. Hervig (2009), Mass analysis of charged aerosol particles in NLC and PMSE during the ECOMA/MASS campaign, Ann Geophys, 27, 1213-1232, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/angeo-27-1213-2009

Rusch, D. W., G. E. Thomas, W. McClintock, A. W. Merkel, S. M. Bailey, J. M. Russell III, C. E. Randall, C. Jeppesen, and M. Callan (2009), The Cloud Imaging and Particle Size Experiment on the Aeronomy of Ice in the Mesosphere Mission: Cloud Morphology for the Northern 2007 season, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2008.11.005.

Russell III, J. M., S. M. Bailey, M. Horanyi, L. L. Gordley, D. W. Rusch, M. E. Hervig, G. E. Thomas, C. E. Randall, D. E. Siskind, M. H. Stevens, M. E. Summers, M. J. Taylor, C. R. Englert, P. J. Espy, W. E. McClintock and A. W. Merkel (2009), Aeronomy of Ice in the Mesosphere (AIM): Overview and early science results, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys.,71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2008.08.011.

Stevens et al., (2009), The diurnal variation of noctilucent cloud frequency near 55ーN observed by SHIMMER, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jastp.2008.10.009.

Taylor, M.J., Y. Zhao, P.-D. Pautet, M.J. Nicolls, R.L. Collins, J. Barker-Tvedtness, C.D. Burton, B. Thurairjah, J. Reimuller, R.H. Varney, C.J. Heinselman, and K. Mizutani, Coordinated optical and radar image measurements of noctilucent clouds and polar mesospheric summer echoes, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Phys., 71,675-687, 2009, DOI: 10.1016/j.jastp.2008.12.005.

*++ Zasetsky, A. Y., S. V. Petelina, R. Remorov, C. D. Boone, P. F. Bernath, E. J. Llewellyn, (2009), Ice particle growth in the polar summer mesosphere: Formation time and equilibrium size, Geophys. Res. Lett., Volume 36, Issue 15, CiteID L15803, 2009, doi: 10.1029/2009GL038727

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