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GSLGlobal Systems Laboratory

The Global Systems Laboratory of NOAA's Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research conducts world-class applied scientific weather research


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Peer-Reviewed Publications

A peer-reviewed publication subjects an author's research to the scrutiny of others who are experts in the same field (peers) to ensure academic scientific quality.


  1. E.James * , S.Benjamin * , and B.Jamison * Commercial-aircraft-based Observations For NWP: Global Coverage, Data Impacts, and COVID-19
  2. GSL: 3 Authors
  3. S.Albers, Z.Toth * , R.Ahmadov * , and E.James * A Fast Visible-wavelength 3D Radiative Transfer Model For Numerical Weather Prediction Visualization and Forward Modeling
  4. GSL: 3 Authors
  5. M.Biswas, J.Zhang, E.Grell, E.Kalina * , K.Newman, L.Bernardet * , L.Carson, and J.Frimel * Evaluation of The Grell–freitas Convective Scheme In The Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting (HWRF) Model
  6. GSL: 4 Authors
  7. Y.Chen and H.Wang * Diurnally Varying Background Error Covariances Estimated In RMAPS-ST and Their Impacts On Operational Implementations
  8. GSL: 1 Author
  9. A.Hill, C.Weiss, and D.Dowell * Published: June 07, 2021 Influence of A Portable Near-surface Observing Network On Experimental Ensemble Forecasts of Deep Convection Hazards During VORTEX-SE
  10. GSL: 1 Author