Scientific Publications


SMOS STORM Feasibility study Publications:

Grodsky, S. A., N. Reul, G. Lagerloef, G. Reverdin, J. A. Carton, B. Chapron, Y. Quilfen, V. N. Kudryavtsev, and H.-Y. Kao (2012), Haline hurricane wake in the Amazon/Orinoco plume: AQUARIUS/SACD and SMOS observations, Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L20603, doi:10.1029/2012GL053335.

Reul, N., Y. Quilfen, B. Chapron, S. Fournier, V. Kudryavtsev, and R. Sabia (2014), Multisensor observations of the Amazon-Orinoco river plume interactions with hurricanes, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 119, 8271–8295, doi:10.1002/2014JC010107.


Reul, N., B. Chapron, E. Zabolotskikh, C. Donlon, Y. Quilfen, S. Guimbard, J.F. Piolle (2016), A revised L-band Radio-brightness sensitivity to extreme winds under Tropical Cyclone: the 5 year SMOS Storm database, Remote Sensing of Environment, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2016.03.011, available at:

Zabolotskikh Elizaveta V., Reul Nicolas, Chapron Bertrand (2016). Geophysical Model Function for the AMSR2 C-Band Wind Excess Emissivity at High Winds. Ieee Geoscience And Remote Sensing Letters, 13(1), 78-81.

Mecklenburg S., Drusch M., Kaleschke L., Rodriguez-Fernandez N., Reul Nicolas, Kerr Y., Font J., Martin-Neira M., Oliva R., Daganzo-Eusebio E., Grant J.P., Sabia R., Macelloni G., Rautiainen K., Fauste J., De Rosnay P., Munoz-Sabater J., Verhoest N., Lievens H., Delwart S., Crapolicchio R., De La Fuente A., Kornberg M. ESA's Soil Moisture and Ocean Salinity mission: From science to operational applications.Remote Sensing of Environment IN PRESS.

Zabolotskikh Elizaveta, Mitnik Leonid, Reul Nicolas, Chapron Bertrand (2015). New Possibilities for Geophysical Parameter Retrievals Opened by GCOM-W1 AMSR2. IEEE journal of selected topics in applied earth observations and remote sensing, 99, 1-14. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Kudryavtsev Vladimir, Golubkin Pavel, Chapron Bertrand (2015). A simplified wave enhancement criterion for moving extreme events.Journal Of Geophysical Research-oceans, 120(11), 7538-7558.