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  1. Krishna Moorthy, K., S. K. Satheesh and P.R. Nair, 1995, Studies on the characteristics of Marine Aerosols, Indian Aerosol Science and Technology Association (IASTA) Bulletin, 8, 1-13.

  2. S. K. Satheesh and K. Krishna Moorthy, 1996, Atmospheric Total Ozone Content from Spectral Extinction Measurements, Ind. J. Radio and Space Phys., 25, 204-210.

  3. Krishna Moorthy, K., P.R. Nair, B.V. Krishna Murthy and S. K. Satheesh 1996, Time Evolution of the Optical Effects and Aerosol Characteristics of Mt. Pinatubo Origin from Ground Based Observation, J. Atmos. Terr. Phys., 58(10), 1101-1116

  4. *Krishna Moorthy, K., S. K. Satheesh and B.V. Krishna Murthy, 1997, Investigations of Marine Aerosols over the Tropical Indian Ocean, J. Geophys. Res., 102, 18,827-18,842, doi: 10.1029/97JD01121*

  5. S. K. Satheesh and K. Krishna Moorthy, 1997, Aerosol Characteristics over Coastal Regions of the Arabian Sea, Tellus, 49B, 417-428

  6. Parameswaran, K., Rekha Rajan, G. Vijayakumar, K. Rajeev, K. Krishna Moorthy, P.R. Nair and S. K. Satheesh, 1998, Seasonal and Long term variations in Aerosol Content in the Atmospheric Mixing Region at a Tropical Station in the Arabian Sea Coast, J. Atmos. Sol. Terr. Phys., 60(1), 17-25

  7. Krishna Moorthy, K., S. K. Satheesh and B.V. Krishna Murthy, 1998, Characteristics of Spectral Optical Depths and Size Distributions of Aerosols over Tropical Oceanic Regions, J. Atmos. Sol. Terr. Phys., 60 (10), 981-992

  8. S. K. Satheesh, K. Krishna Moorthy and B.V. Krishna Murthy, 1998, Spatial Gradients in Aerosol Characteristics over the Arabian Sea and Indian Ocean, J. Geophys. Res., 103, D20, 26,183-26,192, doi: 10.1029/98JD00803

  9. S. K. Satheesh, V. Ramanathan, X.L. Jones, J.M. Lobert, I.A. Podgorny, J.M. Prospero, B.N. Holben and N.G. Loeb, 1999, A Model for Natural and Anthropogenic Aerosols over the Tropical Indian Ocean Derived from INDOEX data, J. Geophys. Res., 104, D22, doi: 10.1029/1999JD900478, 27,421–27,440*

  10. K. Krishna Moorthy and S. K. Satheesh, 2000, Characteristics of aerosols over a remote island, Minicoy in the Arabian Sea: Optical Properties and Retrieved Size Distributions, Q. J. Roy. Met. Soc., 126,. 81-109*.

  11. Podgorny, I.A., W.C. Conant, V. Ramanathan and S. K. Satheesh, 2000, Aerosol Modulation of the Surface and Atmospheric Solar Heating Over the Tropical Indian Ocean, Tellus, 52B, 947-958

  12. S. K. Satheesh and V. Ramanathan, 2000, Large Difference in Tropical Aerosol Forcing at the Top of the Atmosphere and Earth’s Surface, Nature, 405, 60-63*

  13. K. Krishnamoorthy and S. K. Satheesh, 2000, Aerosol Characteristics over Minicoy: Evidence of Influence of Mineral Dust Transport, J. Mar. Atmos. Res., 2, 25-31

  14. Ramanathan, V., P. J. Crutzen, J. Lelieveld, A. P. Mitra, D. Althausen, J. Anderson, M. O. Andreae, W. Cantrell, G. R. Cass, C. E. Chung, A. D. Clarke, J. A. Coakley, W. D. Collins, W. C. Conant, F. Dulac, J. Heintzenberg, A. J. Heymsfield, B. Holben, S. Howell, J. Hudson, A. Jayaraman, J. T. Kiehl, T. N. Krishnamurti, D. Lubin, G. McFarquhar, T. Novakov, J. A. Ogren, I. A. Podgorny, K. Prather, K. Priestley, J. M. Prospero, P. K. Quinn, K. Rajeev, P. Rasch, S. Rupert, R. Sadourny, S. K. Satheesh, G. E. Shaw, P. Sheridan, F. P. J. Valero, 2001, Indian Ocean experiment: An integrated analysis of the climate forcing and effects of the great Indo-Asian haze, Geophys. Res., 106(D22), 28371-28398, doi: 10.1029/2001JD900133

  15. S. K. Satheesh, K. Krishna Moorthy and I. Das, 2001, Aerosol Spectral Optical Depths over the Bay of Bengal, Arabian Sea and Indian Ocean, Current Science, vol. 81, No. 12, 1617-1625

  16. S. K. Satheesh, 2002, Aerosol Radiative Forcing by Indian Ocean Aerosols: Effect of Cloud and Surface Reflection, Annales Geophysicae, 20, 2105-2109

  17. S. K. Satheesh, 2002, Aerosol Radiative Forcing over Tropical Indian Ocean: Modulation by Sea-surface winds, Current Science, vol. 82, No.3, 310-315

  18. Pelon, J., C. Flamant, P. Chazette, J.F. Leon, D. Tanre, d’Ascq M. Sicard and S. K. Satheesh, 2002, Characterisation of aerosol spatial distribution and optical properties over the Indian Ocean from air borne lidar and radiometry during INDOEX 99, J. Geophys. Res., 107 (D19), 8029, doi:10.1029/2001JD000402

  19. D. Lubin, S. K. Satheesh, G. Macfarquar and A. Heymsfield, 2002, The Longwave Radiative Forcing of Indian Ocean Tropospheric Aerosol, J. Geophys. Res., 107 (D19), 8004, doi: 10.1029/2001JD001183

  20. *S. K. Satheesh and J. Srinivasan, 2002, Enhanced aerosol loading over Arabian Sea during pre-monsoon season: Natural or Anthropogenic?, Geophys. Res. Lett., 29 (18), 1874, doi: 10.1029 / 2002GL015687 (AGU highlight) *

  21. S. Suresh Babu, S. K. Satheesh, K. Krishna Moorthy and V. Vinoj, 2002, Aerosol Radiative Forcing over Land due to Black Carbon Aerosols, IASTA Bulletin, 14, 88-90.

  22. V. Vinoj, S. K. Satheesh, S. Suresh Babu and K. Krishna Moorthy, 2002, Seasonal Variation of Aerosol Spectral Optical Depths over Bangalore, IASTA Bulletin, 14, 130-132

  23. S. Babu, S. K. Satheesh and K. Krishna Moorthy, 2002, Enhanced aerosol radiative forcing due to aerosol black carbon at an urban site in India, Geophys. Res. Lett., 29 (18), 1880, doi:10.1029 / 2002GL015826

  24. S. K. Satheesh, Aerosols and Climate, 2002, Resonance, 7, 48-59

  25. S. K. Satheesh, 2002, Aerosol Radiative Forcing over Bay of Bengal Region, Geophys. Res. Lett., 29 (22), 2083, 10.1029 / 2002GL015334

  26. S. K. Satheesh, V. Ramanathan, B. N. Holben, K. K. Moorthy, N. G. Loeb, H. Maring, J. M. Prospero and D. Savoie, 2002, Physical, Chemical and Radiative Properties of Indian Ocean Aerosols, J. Geophys. Res., 107 (D23), 4725, doi: 10.1029/2002JD002463

  27. K. K. Moorthy, S. S. Babu and S. K. Satheesh, 2003, Aerosol Spectral Optical Depths over Bay of Bengal: Role of Transport, Geophys. Res. Lett., 30 (5), 1249, doi:10.1029/2002GL016520, 1-4

  28. V. Vinoj and S. K. Satheesh, 2003, Observations of Aerosols from Space: An Overview, Mausam, 54, 287-298

  29. Krishnamoorthy, K., S. K. Satheesh, S.Suresh Babu, S. Eswar and K.Mallikarjun, 2003, Aerosol optical properties over the Arabian sea during the ARMEX field campaign: Effect of long-range transport, Proc. ARMEX Workshop, 127-128

  30. V. Vinoj and S. K. Satheesh, 2003, Measurements of aerosol optical depths over Arabian Sea during summer monsoon season, Geophys. Res. Lett., 30 (5), 1263, doi:10.1029/2002GL016664

  31. *S. K. Satheesh and D. Lubin, 2003, Short wave versus long wave radiative forcing due to aerosol over Indian Ocean: Role of sea-surface winds, Geophys. Res. Lett., 30 (13), 1695, doi:10.1029/2003GL017499, 1-4 (AGU highlight)*.

  32. Babu SS, Moorthy KK, S. K. Satheesh, 2004, Aerosol black carbon over Arabian Sea during inter monsoon and summer monsoon seasons, Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L06104, doi:10.1029/2003GL018716

  33. K Krishna Moorthy, S Suresh Babu and S. K. Satheesh, 2004, Aerosol Black Carbon over Coastal Arabian Sea During Inter Monsoon and Summer Monsoon Seasons during ARMEX–II, IASTA Bulletin, Vol. 16, 234-237.

  34. S Suresh Babu, K Krishna Moorthy and S. K. Satheesh, 2004, Aerosol Optical Properties over the Arabian Sea during Inter-Monsoon: Effect of Long-Range Transport, IASTA Bulletin, Vol. 16, 238-240

  35. Vinoj V, Babu SS, S. K. Satheesh, K. Krishna Moorthy and Y.J. Kaufman, 2004, Radiative forcing by aerosols over the Bay of Bengal region derived from ship-borne, island-based and satellite (Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer) observations, J. Geophys. Res., 109 (D5): Art. No. D05203, doi:10.1029/2003JD004329

  36. Chakraborty A, S. K. Satheesh, Nanjundiah RS and J. Srinivasan, 2004, Impact of absorbing aerosols on the simulation of climate over the Indian region in an atmospheric general circulation model, Annales Geophysicae, 22 (5): 1421-1434.

  37. Vinoj V, S. K. Satheesh, 2004, Direct and indirect radiative effects of sea-salt aerosols over Arabian Sea, Current Science, 86 (10): 1381-1390.

  38. Sumanth E, Mallikarjuna K, Stephen J, Mahesh M, S. K. Satheesh and K. Krishna Moorthy, 2004, Measurements of aerosol optical depths and black carbon over Bay of Bengal during post-monsoon season, Geophys. Res. Lett., 31, L16115, doi:10.1029/2004GL020681

  39. Vinoj V, S. K. Satheesh, Babu SS and K. Krishna Moorthy, 2004, Large aerosol optical depths observed at an urban location in southern India associated with rain-deficit summer monsoon season, Annales Geophysicae, 22 (8): 3073-3077

  40. *Chandra S, S. K. Satheesh, Srinivasan, J, 2004, Can the state of mixing of black carbon aerosols explain the mystery of 'excess' atmospheric absorption?, Geophys. Res. Lett., 31 (19): Art. No. L19109, doi:10.1029/2004GL020662*

  41. *S. K. Satheesh and K. Krishna Moorthy, 2005, Radiative Effects of Natural Aerosols: A Review, Atmos. Environ., 39 (11): 2089-2110*

  42. S. Deepshikha, S. K. Satheesh and J. Srinivasan, 2005, Regional distribution of absorbing efficiency of dust aerosols over India and adjacent continents, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32 (3): Art. No. L03811, doi:10.1029/2004GL022091

  43. Chandra Shekhar, S. K. Satheesh and J.Srinivasan, 2005, Can the State of Mixing of Black Carbon Aerosols Explain the Mystery of Excess Atmospheric Absorption?, Proc. of AOGS Annual General Meeting at Singapore, AOGS-05:58-OA-A0779

  44. S. Suresh Babu, K. Krishna Moorthy and S. K. Satheesh, 2005, First observations of aerosol black carbon over coastal Arabian Sea during ARMEX, Mausam, February, 2005

  45. K. Krishna Moorthy, S. Suresh Babu and S. K. Satheesh, 2005, Aerosol characteristics and radiative impacts over the Arabian Sea during inter-monsoon season: Results from ARMEX field campaign, J. Atmos. Sci., 62 (1): 192-206

  46. K. Krishna Moorthy, SV Sunilkumar, Preetha S Pillai, K. Parameswaran and Prabha R Nair, Y Nazeer Ahmed, K. Ramgopal, K. Narasimhulu and R Remakrishna Reddy, V. Vinoj and S. K. Satheesh, K. Niranjan, B. Malleswara Rao and P.S. Brahmanandam, Auromeet Saha, Badarinath K.V.S., Kiranchand T.R. and K. Madhavi Latha, 2005, Wintertime spatial characteristics of boundary layer aerosols over peninsular India, J. Geophys. Res, 110 (D8): Art. No. D08207, doi:10.1029/2004JD005520

  47. S.N. Tripathi, Dey S, Tare V and S. K. Satheesh, S. Lal, S. Venkataramani, 2005, Enhanced layer of black carbon in a north Indian industrial city, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32 (12): Art. No. L12802, doi:10.1029/2005GL022564.

  48. S.N. Tripathi, S Dey, V Tare and S. K. Satheesh, 2005, Aerosol black carbon radiative forcing at an industrial city in northern India, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32 (8): Art. No. L08802, doi:10.1029/2005GL022515

  49. S. K. Satheesh and J. Srinivasan, 2005, A Method to infer Short Wave Absorption due to Aerosols using Satellite Remote Sensing, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L13814, doi:10.1029/2005GL023267

  50. K. Krishna Moorthy, S. K. Satheesh, S.S. Babu and A. Saha, 2005, Large Latitudinal Gradients and Temporal Heterogeneity in aerosol black carbon and its mixing ratio over southern and northern oceans observed during a trans-continental cruise experiment, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L14818, doi:10.1029/2005GL023267

  51. J. Hiren, S. K. Satheesh and J. Srinivasan, 2005, Aerosol properties over Indo-Gangetic basin, J. Geophys. Res., 110 (D21): Art. No. D21204, doi:10.1029/2005JD005938

  52. S. K. Satheesh, K. Krishna Moorthy, Y.J. Kaufman and T. Takemura, 2006, Aerosol Optical Depth, Physical Properties and Radiative Forcing over the Arabian Sea, Meteorol. Atmos. Phys., doi: 10.1007/s00703-004-0097-4, 91, 45-62.

  53. *S. K. Satheesh and J. Srinivasan, 2006, A Method to Estimate Aerosol Radiative Forcing from Spectral Optical Depths, J. Atmos. Sci., 63 (3): 1082-1092*.
  54. S. K. Satheesh, S. Deepshikha and J. Srinivasan, 2006, Impact of Dust Aerosols on Earth-Atmosphere Clear-sky Albedo and its Short Wave Radiative Forcing over African and Arabian Regions, International J. Rem. Sens., 27, No. 8, 1691–1706

  55. Chandra Shekhar and S. K. Satheesh, 2006, A New Look towards the Analytic Treatment of Scattered Light by a Spherical Shell, AOGS Annual General Meeting at Singapore, AOGS-06:59-AS-A0662

  56. S. Deepshikha, S. K. Satheesh and J. Srinivasan, 2006, Dust Aerosols over India and Adjacent Continents Retrieved using METEOSAT Infrared Radiance: Part-I. Sources and Regional Distribution, Annales Geophysicae, 24 (1): 37-61

  57. S. Deepshikha, S. K. Satheesh and J. Srinivasan, 2006, Dust Aerosols over India and Adjacent Continents Retrieved using METEOSAT Infrared Radiance: Part-II. Quantification of wind dependence and estimation of radiative forcing, Annales Geophysicae, 24 (1): 63-79

  58. S. K. Satheesh, J. Srinivasan and K Krishna Moorthy, 2006, Contribution of Sea-Salt to Aerosol Optical Depth over the Arabian Sea derived from MODIS Observations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 33 (3): Art. No. L03809, doi:10.1029/2005GL024856, 1-4

  59. S. K. Satheesh, K Krishna Moorthy and J. Srinivasan, 2006, Spatial and Temporal Heterogeneity in Aerosol Properties and Radiative Forcing over Bay of Bengal: Sources, Role of Aerosol Transport and Implications to Regional Climate, J. Geophys. Res., 111, D08202, doi:10.1029/2005JD006374

  60. *S. K. Satheesh, S. Deepshikha, J. Srinivasan and Y.J. Kaufman, 2006, Large Dust Absorption of Infrared Radiation over Afro-Asian Regions: Evidence for Anthropogenic Impact, IEEE Geosci. Rem. Sens. Lett., 111, D08202, doi:10.1029/2005JD006374, 1-4*

  61. S. K. Satheesh, J. Srinivasan, V. Vinoj and S. Chandra, 2006, New Directions: How representative are aerosol radiative impact assessments?, Atmospheric Environment 40, 3008–3010

  62. Pant, P., P. Hegde, U., C. Dumka, Ram Sagar, S. K. Satheesh and K. Krishna Moorthy, 2006, Study of aerosol black carbon radiative forcing at a high altitude location, J. Geophys. Res., 111 (D17): Art. No. D17206, doi:10.1029/2005JD006768

  63. Dumka UC, S. K. Satheesh, Pant P, P. Hegde and K. Krishna Moorthy, 2006, Surface changes in solar irradiance due to aerosols over central Himalayas, J. Geophys. Res., 33 (20): Art. No. L20809, doi:10.1029/2006GL027814

  64. S. K. Satheesh, Vinoj V and Moorthy KK, 2006, Vertical distribution of aerosols over an urban continental site in India inferred using a micro pulse lidar, J. Geophys. Res., 33 (20): Art. No. L20816, doi:10.1029/2006GL027729

  65. John, A., S. K. Satheesh, Mahadevan Pillai, V.P., 2006, Determination of aerosol extinction coefficient profiles from LIDAR data using the optical depth solution method, Proc. of SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering, vol. 6408, art. no. 64080Z, 1-5

  66. Suresh Babu, S., Krishna Moorthy, K., S. K. Satheesh, 2006, Temporal heterogeneity in aerosol characteristics at a tropical coastal station and the resulting radiative impacts, Proc. of SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering, vol. 6408, art. no. 640813, 5-9

  67. Moorthy, K.K., S. K. Satheesh and Babu, S.S., 2006, ICARB - An integrated campaign for aerosols, gases and radiation budget over India, Proc. of SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering, vol. 6408, art. no. 64080P., 25-31

  68. Jethva, H., S. K. Satheesh, J. Srinivasan, 2006, Systematic bias in MODIS dust aerosol retrieval at Kanpur (AERONET), Indo-Gangetic basin, Proc. of SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering, vol. 6408, art. no. 640816, 44-48

  69. *S. K. Satheesh, CBS Dutt, J. Srinivasan and U.R. Rao, 2007, Atmospheric warming due to dust absorption over Afro-Asian regions, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34 (4): Art. No. L04805, doi:10.1029/2006GL028623*

  70. S. K. Satheesh, Moorthy KK, 2007, Multi-angle polarization imager: A satellite sensor for studies of continental aerosols, CURRENT SCIENCE 92 (2): 174-176

  71. Moorthy K.K., S.S.Babu, S. K. Satheesh, J. Srinivasan and CBS Dutt, 2007, Dust absorption over the "Great Indian Desert" inferred using ground-based and satellite remote sensing, J. Geophys. Res., 112 (D9): Art. No. D09206, doi:10.1029/2006JD007690

  72. Vinoj V, Anjan A, Sudhakar M, S. K. Satheesh and K. K. Moorthy, 2007, Latitudinal variation of aerosol optical depths from northern Arabian Sea to Antarctica, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34 (10): Art. No. L10807, doi:10.1029/2007GL029419

  73. Nair VS, Moorthy KK, Alappattu DP, PK Kunhikrishnan, S. George, PR Nair, SS Babu, B. Abish, S. K. Satheesh, SN Tripathi, K. Niranjan, B.L. Madhavan, V. Srikant, CBS Dutt, KVS Badarinath and RR Reddy, 2007, Wintertime aerosol characteristics over the Indo-Gangetic Plain (IGP): Impacts of local boundary layer processes and long-range transport, J. Geophys. Res., 112 (D13): Art. No. D13205, doi:10.1029/2006JD008099

  74. S. K. Satheesh, Srinivasan J, Vinoj V, S. Chandra, 2007, Author's response to the comment on "New Directions: How representative are aerosol radiative impact assessments?" (Satheesh et al., 2006), Atmos. Environ., 41 (26): 5537-5539

  75. Tripathi, S.N., Srivastava, A.K., Dey, S., S. K. Satheesh, Krishnamoorthy, K., 2007, Atmospheric Heating Rate Altitude Profile due to Black Carbon Aerosols at Kanpur (Northern India), Atmos. Environ., 41 (32), 6909-6915

  76. Jethva H, S. K. Satheesh, Srinivasan J, 2007, Evaluation of Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) collection 004 (C004) aerosol retrievals at Kanpur, Indo-Gangetic basin, J. Geophys. Res., 112 (D14): Art. No. D14216, doi:10.1029/2006JD007929

  77. Jethva H., S. K. Satheesh, J. Srinivasan, 2007, Assessment of second-generation MODIS aerosol retrieval (Collection 005) at Kanpur, India, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L19802, doi:10.1029/2007GL029647

  78. K. Krishna Moorthy, S.S. Babu and S. K. Satheesh, 2007, Temporal heterogeneity in aerosol characteristics and the resulting radiative impact at a tropical coastal station - I: Microphysical and Optical properties, Annales Geophysicae, 25, 2293-2308

  79. K. Krishna Moorthy, S.S. Babu and S. K. Satheesh, 2007, Temporal heterogeneity in aerosol characteristics and the resulting radiative impact at a tropical coastal station - II: Direct short wave radiative forcing, Annales Geophysicae, 25, 2308-2320

  80. S. Suresh Babu, S. K. Satheesh, K. Krishna Moorthy, C. B. S. Dutt, Vijayakumar S Nair, Denny P Alappattu and P K Kunhikrishnan, 2008, Aircraft Measurements of Aerosol Black carbon from a coastal location in the north-east part of peninsular India during ICARB, J. Earth. Sys. Sci., 117, 263-272

  81. S Naseema Beegum, K Krishna Moorthy, Vijayakumar S Nair, S Suresh Babu, S. K. Satheesh, V Vinoj, R Ramakrishna Reddy, K Rama Gopal, K V S Badarinath, K Niranjan, Santosh Kumar Pandey, M Behera, A Jeyaram, P K Bhuyan, M M Gogoi, Sacchidanand Singh, P Pant, U C Dumka, Yogesh Kant, J C Kuniyal, Darshan Singh, 2008, Characteristics of Spectral Aerosol Optical Depths over India during ICARB, J. Earth. Sys. Sci., 117, 303-314.
  82. V. Vinoj, S. K. Satheesh and K. Krishnamoorthy, 2008, Aerosol Characteristics at a Remote Island: Minicoy in Southern Arabian Sea, J. Earth. Sys. Sci., 117, 389-398

  83. U. C. Dumka, K. Krishna Moorthy, S. K. Satheesh, Ram Sagar and P. Pant, 2008, Short Period Modulations in Aerosol Optical Depths over Central Himalayas: Role of Mesoscale Processes, J. Appl. Meteorol. Climatol., 47, 1467-1475

  84. K.K. Moorthy, S. K. Satheesh, SS Babu and CBS Dutt, 2008, Integrated Campaign for Aerosols, gases and Radiation Budget (ICARB): An Overview, J. Earth. Sys. Sci., 117, 243-262

  85. R.R.Reddy, K. Rama Gopal, K. Narasimhulu, L. Siva Sankara Reddy, K. Raghavendra Kumar, Y. Nazeer Ahammed, V Vinoj and S. K. Satheesh, 2008, Measurement of CO and SO2 trace gases in southern India during ISRO-GBP Land Campaign-1, Ind. J. Radio & Space Phys., 37, 216-220

  86. V.S.Nair, S.Suresh Babu, S. K. Satheesh and K. Krishna Moorthy, 2008, Effects of sea surface winds on marine aerosols characteristics and impacts on longwave radiative forcing over the Arabian Sea, Atmos. Chem. Phys.-D, 8, 15855-15899

  87. *S. K. Satheesh, K.K. Moorthy, S.S. Babu, V. Vinoj and CBS Dutt, 2008, Climate Implications of large warming by elevated aerosols over India, Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L19809/2008GL034944*

  88. S. K. Satheesh, O. Torres, L. A. Remer, S. S. Babu, V. Vinoj, T.F. Eck, R. G. Kleidman and B. N. Holben, 2009, Improved assessment of aerosol absorption using OMI-MODIS joint retrieval, , J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2008JD011024, 1-10

  89. S. K. Satheesh, K. K. Moorthy, S. S. Babu, V. Vinoj, V. S. Nair, S. N. Beegum, C.B.S. Dutt, D. P. Alappattu and P.K. Kunhikrishnan, 2009, Vertical structure and horizontal gradients of aerosol extinction coefficients over coastal India inferred from airborne lidar measurements during the Integrated Campaign for Aerosol, Gases and Radiation Budget (ICARB) field campaign, J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2008JD011033, 1-12.
  90. V.S.Nair, S.Suresh Babu, S. K. Satheesh and K. Krishna Moorthy, 2008, Effects of sea surface winds on marine aerosols characteristics and impacts on longwave radiative forcing over the Arabian Sea, Atmos. Chem. Phys.-D, 8, 15855-15899

  91. S. Naseema Beegum, K. Krishna Moorthy, S. Suresh Babu, S. K. Satheesh, V. Vinoj, K.V.S. Badarinath, P.D. Safai, P.C.S. Devara, Sacchidanand Singh, Vinod, U.C. Dumka, P. Pant, 2009, Spatial distribution of aerosol black carbon over India during pre-monsoon season, Atmos. Environ., 43, 1071–1078

  92. *D. Chand, R. Wood, T. L. Anderson, S. K. Satheesh and R. J. Charlson, 2009, Satellite-derived direct radiative effect of aerosols dependent on cloud cover, NATURE Geoscience, DOI: 10.1038/NGEO437, 181-184*

  93. V. S. Nair, K.K. Moorthy, S.S. Babu and S. K. Satheesh, 2009, Optical and Physical Properties of Atmospheric Aerosols over the Bay of Bengal during ICARB, J. Atmos. Sci., DOI: 10.1175/2009JAS3032.1, 2640-2658

  94. Jethva H, S. K. Satheesh, Srinivasan J and K.K. Moorthy, 2009, How Good is the Assumption of Surface Reflectance Ratio in MODIS Aerosol Retrieval over Land: A Comparison with Aircraft Measurements over an Urban Site in India, IEEE Trans. Geosci. Rem. Sens., 47, 1990-1998

  95. S.S. Babu, V.S.Nair, K.K.Moorthy and S. K. Satheesh, 2009, Spatial and vertical heterogeneities in aerosol properties over oceanic regions around India: Implications to radiative forcing, Q. J. Roy. Met. Soc., 135, 2131-2145

  96. Vinoj V, S. K. Satheesh and KK Moorthy, Optical, radiative and source characteristics of aerosols at Minicoy, a remote island in the southern Arabian Sea, , J. Geophys. Res., 115, D01201

  97. Kumar KR, Narasimhulu K, Balakrishnaiah GB, et al. 2010, A study on the variations of optical and physical properties of aerosols over a tropical semi-arid station during grassland fire, Atmos. Res, 95, 77-87

  98. Suresh Babu, S., Krishna Moorthy, S. K. Satheesh,2010, Latitudinal gradient in aerosol properties over the Indian and Southern Oceans during the austral summer,, Current Science, 99 (10),1384-1389

  99. Jethva, H., S. K. Satheesh., Srinivasan, J., and Levy, R.C.,, 2010, Improved retrieval of aerosol size-resolved properties from moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometer over India: Role of aerosol model and surface reflectance, Journal of Geophysical Research, , 115 (18), 115, D18213, doi:10.1029/2009JD013218.

  100. S.S. Babu, K.K.Moorthy, and S. K. Satheesh, 2010, Vertical and horizontal gradients in aerosol black carbon and its mass fraction to composite aerosols over the east coast of Peninsular India from Aircraft measurements, Advances in Meteorology,, 2010, 1-7, doi:10.1155/2010/812075.

  101. V.S.Nair, S. K. Satheesh, K.Krishna Moorthy, S.Suresh Babu, Prabha.R.Nair, S.K.George, 2010, Surprising observation of large Anthropogenic Aerosol Fraction over the ‘near-pristine’ Southern Bay of Bengal: Climate Implications, , J. Geophys. Res., 115, D21201, doi:10.1029/2010JD013954.

  102. S. K. Satheesh, V. Vinoj and K. Krishnamoorthy, 2010, Improved assessment of aerosol radiative forcing over oceans adjacent to Indian sub continent, , Advances in Meteorology, 2010, 1-13, doi:10.1155/2010/139186.

  103. Kumar, K.R., Narasimhulu, K., Balakrishnaiah, G., Reddy, B.S.K., Gopal, K.R., Reddy, R.R., S. K. Satheesh, Moorthy and K.K., Babu, S.S., 2011, Characterization of aerosol black carbon over a tropical semi-arid region of Anantapur, India, , Atmospheric Research, 2011

  104. S. Suresh Babu, K. K. Moorthy, R. K. Manchanda, P. R. Sinha , S. K. Satheesh, D. P. Vajja, S. Srinivasan and V. H. A. Kumar, 2011, Free tropospheric black carbon aerosol measurements using high altitude balloon: Do BC layers build 'their own homes' up in the atmosphere?, , Geophysical Research Letters 2011.

  105. S. K. Satheesh, Vinoj V, and Moorthy K. Krishna Weekly periodicities of aerosol properties observed at an urban location in India, ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH, 101, 307-313, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2011.03.003, 2011.

  106. Kumar Rajesh; Naja Manish; S. K. Satheesh et al. Influences of the springtime northern Indian biomass burning over the central Himalayas, , JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES, 116,  Article Number: D19302,  DOI: 10.1029/2010JD015509, 2011.

  107. S. K. Satheesh Atmospheric chemistry and climate, , CURRENT SCIENCE,  102, 426-439, 2012

  108. Kambezidis H. D.; Kaskaoutis D. G.; Kharol Shailesh Kumar; K.K. Moorthy, S. K. Satheesh, et al., Multi-decadal variation of the net downward shortwave radiation over south Asia: The solar dimming effect,, ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT,  50, 360-372, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2011.11.008, 2012.

  109. K.K. Moorthy, SS Babu, M. Manoj and S. K. SatheeshBuildup of Aerosols over India, , Goephys. Res. Lett., 2012 (In Press).

  110. K.K. Moorthy N. Beegum, Nishi Srivastava, S. K. Satheesh, et al.,Performance evaluation of Chemistry Transport models over India, , Atmos. Env., 2012 (In Press).

  111. Chapters Contributed to Books


  112. P.R. Nair, K. Krishna Moorthy, and S.K. Satheesh,1997, On the Climatology of Aerosol Columnar Size Distributions, in Changes, in Global Climate due to Natural and Human Activities, Allied Publishers , Indian Space Research Organisation, Department of Space, Bangalore-960094, INDIA, 84-87, 1997

  113. Krishna Moorthy, K., P.R. Nair and S.K. Satheesh, On the Climatology of Aerosol Optical Depths,, in Global Change Studies, Scientific Results from ISRO Geosphere Biosphere Programme (edited by B.H. Subbaraya, D.P. Rao, P.S. Desai, B. Manikiam, P. Rajaratnam), Indian Space Research Organisation, Department of Space, Bangalore-960094, INDIA, 45-66, 1998

  114. K.K.Moorthy, S.S. Babu, S.K.Satheesh , S.Lal, M.M.Sarin, S. Ramachandran, 2009, Climate implications of atmsopheric aerosols and trace gases: Indian Scenario, "Climate Sense", pp157-160, Published by WMO (ISBN: 978-92-63-11043-5), Tudor Rose, UK.

  115. A. Jayaraman, G. Beig, U.C. Kulshrestha, T. Lahiri, M.R. Ray, S.K. Satheesh , C. Sharma and C. Venkataraman, 2010, Atmospheric Composition Change and Air Quality in Global Environmental Changes in South Asia: A Regional Perspective, pp 171-221, Edited by A.P. Mitra and C. Sharma, Capital Publishing Company, New Delhi (ISBN: 81-85589-73-9).

  116. Papers in Referred Proceedings


  117. Krishna Moorthy, K., S.K. Satheesh, and P.R. Nair, Studies on the characteristics of Marine Aerosols, Prof. Ind. Aerosol Sci. & Tech. Conference, 8, 1-13, 1995.

  118. S. Suresh Babu, S.K. Satheesh, K. Krishna Moorthy, and V. Vinoj, Aerosol Radiative Forcing over Land due to Black Carbon Aerosols, Prof. Ind. Aerosol Sci. & Tech. Conference, 14, 88-90, 2002.

  119. V. Vinoj, S.K. Satheesh, S. Suresh Babu, and K. Krishna Moorthy, Seasonal Variation of Aerosol Spectral Optical Depths over Bangalore, Prof. Ind. Aerosol Sci. & Tech. Conference, 14, 130-132, 2002.

  120. Eswar Sumanth, S.Suresh Babu, K.Mallikarjun, V.Vinoj, S.K.Satheesh, and K. Krishna Moorthy, Aerosol optical depth measurements over indian landmass simultaneous with ARMEX crusies, Proc. ARMEX Workshop, pp143-144, NIOT, Chennai, 22-23 Dec, 2003.

  121. Krishnamoorthy,K., S.K.Satheesh, S.Suresh Babu, S. Eswar and K.Mallikarjun, Aerosol optical properties over the Arabian sea during the ARMEX field campaign: Effect of long-range transport, Proc. ARMEX Workshop, pp. 127-128, NIOT, Chennai, 22-23 Dec. 2003.

  122. K Krishna Moorthy, S Suresh Babu and S K Satheesh, Aerosol Black Carbon over Coastal Arabian Sea During Inter Monsoon and Summer Monsoon Seasons during ARMEX–II, Prof. Ind. Aerosol Sci. & Tech. Conference, vol. 16, 234-237, 2004.

  123. S Suresh Babu, K Krishna Moorthy and S K Satheesh, Aerosol Optical Properties over the Arabian Sea during Inter-Monsoon: Effect of Long-Range Transport, Prof. Ind. Aerosol Sci. & Tech. Conference, vol. 16, 238-240, 2004.

  124. Chandra Shekhar, S.K.Satheesh and J.Srinivasan, Can the State of Mixing of Black Carbon Aerosols Explain the Mystery of Excess Atmospheric Absorption?, Proc. of AOGS Annual General Meeting at Singapore, AOGS-05:58-OA-A0779, 2005.

  125. S. Suresh Babu, K. Krishna Moorthy, and S.K. Satheesh, Role of Long-range transport on Aerosol Radiative forcing over Arabian Sea: Results from ARMEX field campaign, Proc. of AOGS Annual General Meeting at Singapore AOGS-05:58-OA-A0339, 2005.

  126. Hiren Jethva, S.K. Satheesh and J. Srinivasan, Seasonal Variability of Aerosols over the Indo-Gangetic Basin, Proc. of AOGS Annual General Meeting at Singapore, AOGS-05:58-OA-A1109, 2005.

  127. K. Krishna Moorthy, S.K. Satheesh K. Niranjan, R Ramakrishna Reddy, and K.V.S. Badarinath, Wintertime Spatial characteristics of boundary layer aerosols over peninsular India, IASTA Bulletin, Proc. of 4th Asian Aerosol Conference, Mumbai, vol. 17, December 13-16, 2005.

  128. S Suresh Babu, K. Krishna Moorthy and S.K. Satheesh, Large reduction in Aerosol Radiative forcing over Arabian Sea during summer monsoon: Results from ARMEX-II field campaigns, IASTA Bulletin, Proc. of 4th Asian Aerosol Conference, Mumbai, vol. 17, 529-530, 2005, December 13-16, 2005.

  129. Chandra Shekhar and S.K. Satheesh , A New Look towards the Analytic Treatment of Scattered Light by a Spherical Shell, AOGS Annual General Meeting at Singapore, AOGS-06:59-AS-A0662, 2006.

  130. Naseema Begum, K. Krishna Moorthy, Vijayakumar S Nair, S.K. Satheesh , V Vinoj, R Ramakrishna Reddy, K Ramagopal, KVS Badarinath, K. Niranjan, Santosh Kumar Pandey, PD Safai, M Behera, A Jeyaram, P.K. Bhuyan, MM Gogoi, Sachchidanand Singh, P Pant, UC Dumka, Yogesh Kant, JC Kuniya, Prof. Ind. Aerosol Sci. & Tech. Conference, Aerosol characteristics over India during the ICARB, 17, 1-5, 2007.

Other Publications / Scientific Reports
  • Satheesh, S.K. , and K. Krishna Moorthy, Studies of Coastal Aerosols over the Arabian Sea from shipborne and Ground Based MWR Observations during the IRS-P3 Validation Experiment, Scientific Report, SPL:SR: 001:96, Space Physics laboratory, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, December, 1996.

  • Navalgund, R.R. et. al., Brief Report on the IRS-P3 Validation Experiment-Ocean Applications: Preliminary Results, Scientific Report, SAC/RSA/RSAG /IRSP3 /SN /01/97, Space Applications Centre, Ahmedabad, January, 1997.

  • Krishna Moorthy, K., Satheesh, S.K. , , and B.V. Krishna Murthy, Results on Aerosol Characteristics over Tropical Indian Ocean during the INDOEX Pre-Campaign Cruise #109 of Sagar Kanya, INDOEX Scientific Report, SR-97-02, Department of Space, Bangalore, September, 1997.

  • V. Ramanathan, A. Inamdar, X.L. Jones, I.A. Podgorny, K. Rajeev, and S.K. Satheesh, Validation of CERES with INDOEX data, CERES Science Team Meeting Report, Eighteenth Science Team Meeting at University of New York, Stony Brook, New York, September 15-17, 1998.

  • S.K. Satheesh, K. Krishna Moorthy and J. Srinivasan, Introduction to Aerosols and Impacts on Climate: Basic Concepts, ISRO-GBP SR 05, 2004.

Abstracts in National / International Conferences : 115

Citation Analysis of papers published by Dr. S. K. Satheesh (Data based on ISI Web of Science and SCOPUS) Total number of times cited: 4156 H-index = 31

Number of paper cited more than 200 times: 2
Number of paper cited more than 100 times: 3
Number of paper cited more than 50 times: 10
Number of paper cited more than 20 times: 28



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