Publications and Selected Presentations

Arking, A., D. Ziskin, Relationship Between Clouds and Sea Surface Temperature in the Western Tropical Pacific, 1993, J. Climate, Vol. 7, No. 6, pp. 988–1000.

Attie, J.-L., J.C. Gille, M.N. Deeter, D.P. Edwards, B. Khattatov, J.F. Lamarque, L.V. Lyjak, P. Novelli, M.W. Smith, J. Warner, D. Ziskin , 2001, Validation of CO Retrievals from MOPITT Instrument Onboard Terra Satellite, Presented at the EGS conference in France.

Aubrecht, C., C.D. Elvidge, C.M. Eakin, D. Ziskin, K.E. Baugh, 2009-5-4: Coral reef risk assessment using DMSP nighttime lights – Temporal trends and global perspectives. ISRSE: 33rd International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment. Proceedings, Stresa, Lago Maggiore, Italy.

Bremer, H., J. Kar, J.R. Drummond, F. Nichitu, J. Zou, J. Liu, J.C. Gille, M.N. Deeter, G. Francis, D. Ziskin, J. Warner, 2004, The Spatial and Temporal Variation of MOPITT CO in Africa and South America: A Comparison With SHADOZ Ozone and MODIS Aerosol, J Geophys Res, VOL. 109, D12304, doi:10.1029/2003JD004234

Bremer, H., J.Kar, J.R. Drummond, F.Nichitiu, J.Zou, J.Liu, J.C. Gille, M.N. Deeter, G.Francis, D.Ziskin, and J.Warner. Estimate of Global Carbon Monoxide Budget Derived From MOPITT Data. In AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts, pages B5+, May 2004.

Deeter, M.N., J. Gille, D. Edwards, S. Ho, V. Yudin, L. Emmons, and D.Ziskin. Planned Improvements to the MOPITT CO Product. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, pages D909+, December 2005.

Deeter, M. N.; Emmons, L. K.; Francis, G. L.; Edwards, D. P.; Gille, J. C.; Warner, J. X.; Khattatov, B.; Ziskin, D.; Lamarque, J.-F.; Ho, S.-P.; Yudin, V.; Attie, J.-L.; Packman, D.; Chen, J.; Mao, D.; Drummond, James R.; Novelli, Paul; Sachse, Glen, Evaluation of operational radiances for the Measurements of Pollution in the Troposphere (MOPITT) instrument CO thermal band channels, J Geophys Res, Vol. 109, No. D3, D03308, 10.1029/2003JD003970, 14 February 2004.

Deeter, M.N., L.K. Emmons, G.L. Francis, D.P. Edwards, J.C. Gille, J.X. Warner, B. Khattatov, D. Ziskin, J.-F. Lamarque, S.-P. Ho, V. Yudin, J.-L. Attie, D. Packman, J. Chen, D. Mao, and J.R. Drummond, 2003, Operational Carbon Monoxide Retrieval Algorithm and Selected Results for the MOPITT Instrument, J Geophys Res, 108(D14), 4399.

Eakin, C.M., C.J. Nim, R.E. Brainard, C. Aubrecht, C. Elvidge, D.K. Gledhill, F. Muller-Karger, P.J. Mumby, W.J. Skirving, A.E. Strong, M. Wang, S. Weeks, F. Wentz, D. Ziskin, 2010, Monitoring Coral Reefs from Space, Oceanography 23(4):118–133,

Edwards, D.P., L.K. Emmons, J.C. Gille, A.Chu, J.-L. Attié, L.Giglio, S.W. Wood, J.Haywood, M.N. Deeter, S.T. Massie, D.C. Ziskin, and J.R. Drummond. Satellite-observed pollution from Southern Hemisphere biomass burning. Journal of Geophysical Research (Atmospheres), 111:14312-+, July 2006.

Edwards, D.P., L.K. Emmons, D.A. Hauglustaine, A. Chu, J.C. Gille, Y.J. Kaufman, G. Petron, L.N. Yurganov, L. Giglio, M.N. Deeter, V. Yudin, D.C. Ziskin, J. Warner, J.-F. Lamarque, G.L. Francis, S.P. Ho, D. Mao, J. Chen, E.I. Grechko, J.R. Drummond, 2004, Observations of Carbon Monoxide and Aerosol From the Terra Satellite: Northern Hemisphere Variability, J Geophys Res,109, D24202, doi:10.1029/2004JD004727.

Edwards, D.P., J.-F. Lamarque, J.-L. Attie, L.K. Emmons, A. Richter, J.-P. Cammas, J.C. Gille, G.L. Francis, M.N. Deeter, J. Warner, D.C. Ziskin, L.V. Lyjak, J.R. Drummond, J.P. Burrows, 2003, Tropospheric Ozone over the Tropical Atlantic: A Satellite Perspective, J Geophys Res, 108(D8), 4237, doi:10.1029/2002JD002927.

Elvidge, C.D., Baugh, K.E., Sutton, P.C., Bhaduri, B., Tuttle, B.T., Ghosh, T., Ziskin, D., Erwin, E.H., 2010, Who’s In The Dark: Satellite Based Estimates Of Electrification Rates, Urban Remote Sensing: Monitoring, Synthesis and Modeling in the Urban Environment, Ed. Xiaojun Yang, Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK, In Press

Elvidge, C. D., Ziskin, D., Baugh, K. E., Tuttle, B. T., Ghosh, T., Pack, D. W., Erwin, E. H., Zhizhin, M., 2009, A Fifteen Year Record of Global Natural Gas Flaring Derived from Satellite Data, Energies, 2 (3), 595-622

Elvidge, C.D., Baugh, K., Tuttle, B., Ziskin, D., Ghosh, T., 2009, Satellite Observation of Heavily Lit Fishing Boat Activity in the Coral Triangle Region, Proceedings of the 30th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing, Beijing, China.

Elvidge, C.D.; Erwin, E.H.; Baugh, K.E.; Ziskin, D.; Tuttle, B.T.; Ghosh, T.; Sutton, P.C., 2009, “Overview of DMSP nightime lights and future possibilities”, IEEE Proceedings of the 7th International Urban Remote Sensing Conference , 5 Pages.

Emmons, L. K.; Deeter, M. N.; Gille, J. C.; Edwards, D. P.; Attié, J.-L.; Warner, J.; Ziskin, D.; Francis, G.; Khattatov, B.; Yudin, V.; Lamarque, J.-F.; Ho, S.-P.; Mao, D.; Chen, J. S.; Drummond, J.; Novelli, P.; Sachse, G.; Coffey, M. T.; Hannigan, J. W.; Gerbig, C.; Kawakami, S.; Kondo, Y.; Takegawa, N.; Schlager, H.; Baehr, J.; Ziereis, H., Validation of Measurements of Pollution in the Troposphere (MOPITT) CO retrievals with aircraft in situ profiles, J Geophys Res, Vol. 109, No. D3, D03309, 10.1029/2003JD004101, 14 February 2004.

Emmons, L.K., M.Deeter, D.Edwards, J.Gille, D. Ziskin, G. Francis, V. Yudin, S. Ho, P. Novelli, and J.R. Drummond. Validation of Four Years of MOPITT CO Retrievals with Independent Measurements. In AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts, pages B6+, May 2004.

Gille, J., V. Yudin, L. Lyjak, M. Deeter, D. Edwards, L. Emmons, D. Ziskin, J. Chen, and J. Drummond. Trans-Pacific Transport of CO Derived From MOPITT Observations and Data Assimilation. In AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts, pages C4+, May 2004.

Gille, J.C., J.R. Drummond, J. Wang, D.P. Edwards, M.N. Deeter, B. Khattatov, J.-F. Lamarque, J.X. Warner, D. Ziskin, 1999, The EOS MOPITT Experiment: Extracting the Information from the Measurements, Presented at the SPIE meeting in Denver, CO.

Ho, Shu-peng, David P. Edwards, John C. Gille, Jarmei Chen, Daniel Ziskin, Gene L. Francis, Merritt N. Deeter, James D. Drummond, 2005, Estimates of 4.7µm Surface Emissivity and their Impact on the Retrieval of Tropospheric Carbon Monoxide by MOPITT, Journal of Geophysical Research (Atmospheres), 110:21308-+, November 2005.

Ho, S.P., D. P. Edwards, J. C. Gille, J. Chen, and D. Ziskin. Improvement of the global surface emissivity from MOPITT measurements and its impacts on the retrievals of tropospheric carbon monoxide profiles. In S.C. Tsay, T. Yokota, and M.-H. Ahn, editors, Passive Optical Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere and Clouds IV. Edited by Tsay, Si Chee; Yokota, Tatsuya; Ahn, Myoung-Hwan. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 5652, pp. 124-135 (2004)., volume 5652 of Presented at the Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Conference, pages 124-135, December 2004.

Kafatos, M., Ziskin, D., Chan, P., Chiu, L., Doty, B., Kinter, J., El-Ghazawi, T., Li, Z., Wang, S.X., Yang, R., Willmott , C., 1998, The Seasonal To Interannual Earth Science Information Partner: A Distributed Data And Information Broker, presented at IGARSS98 in Seattle.

Kar, Jayanta, Holger Bremer, James R. Drummond, Yves J. Rochon, Dylan Jones, Florian Nichitiu, Jason Zou, Jane Liu, John C. Gille, David P. Edwards, Merritt N. Deeter, Gene Francis, Dan Ziskin, and Juying Warner, “Evidence of Vertical Transport of Carbon Monoxide From Measurements of Pollution in the Troposphere (MOPITT)”, Geophys. Res. Lett. 31 (23), L23105, 2004.

Lamarque, J.-F., Khattatov, B., Yudin, V., Edwards, D. P., Gille, J. C., Emmons, L. K., Deeter, M. N., Warner, J., Ziskin, D. C., Francis, G. L., Ho, S.; Mao, D., Chen, J., Drummond, J. R., 2004, Application of a bias estimator for the improved assimilation of Measurements of Pollution in the Troposphere (MOPITT) carbon monoxide retrievals, J. Geophys. Res.,, Vol. 109, No. D16, D16304 10.1029/2003JD004466.

Lamarque, J-F, D. Edwards, L.K. Emmons, J. Gille, O. Wilhelmi, C. Gerbig, D. Prevedel, M.N. Deeter, J. Warner, D.C. Ziskin, B. Khattatov, G.L. Francis, V. Yudin, S. Ho, D. Mao, J. Chen, and J. R. Drummond, 2003, Identification of CO Plumes from MOPITT Data: Application to the August 2000 Idaho-Montana Forest Fires, Geophys Res Let, V30, N13, 1688, doi:10.1029/2003GL017503.

Lamarque, J-F, B. Khattatov, V. Yudin, D. Edwards, J. Gille, L.K. Emmons, M.N. Deeter, J. Warner, D.C. Ziskin, G.L. Francis, S. Ho, D. Mao, J. Chen, and J. R. Drummond, 2004, Application of a Bias Estimator for Improved Assimilation of Carbon Monoxide MOPITT Retrievals, Accepted by J. Geophys. Res..

Liu, Jane, James R. Drummond, Qinbin Li, John C. Gille and Daniel C. Ziskin, 2005, Satellite mapping of CO emission from forest fires in Northwest America using MOPITT measurements, Remote Sensing of Environment, Vol 95:4, RSE-D-04-00911R2.

Niu, Jianguo, Merritt N. Deeter, John C. Gille, David P. Edwards, Daniel C. Ziskin, Gene L. Francis, Alan J. Hills, Mark W. Smith, 2004, Carbon Monoxide Total Column Retrievals by Use of the Measurements of Pollution in the Troposphere Airborne Test Radiometer, Applied Optics, Volume 43, Issue 24, 4685-4696.

Pfister, G., J.C. Gille, D. Ziskin, G. Francis, D.P. Edwards, M.N. Deeter, E. Abbott, 2005, The Impact of a Spectral Surface Reflectance on Measurements of Back-Scattered Solar Radiation: Application to the MOPITT Methane Retrieval, J Atmos Ocean Tech, 22:566.

Warner, J., J. Gille, D. Edwards, D. Ziskin, M. Smith, P. Bailey and L. Rokke, 2001, Cloud detection and clearing for the Earth Observing System Terra satellite Measurements of Pollution in the Troposphere (MOPITT) experiment. Applied Optics, 40, 1269-1284.

Ziskin, D., 2014, The Science of Climate Change, Green Zionist Alliance,

Ziskin, D., Elvidge, C., Baugh, K., Tuttle, B., Ghosh, T., 2010, The Night Time Lights of Urban Areas. NewsLetters of the FP7 EC MEGAPOLI Project, Issue 6, March 2010 , 1 pp.

Ziskin, D., Elvidge, C., Baugh, K., Tuttle, B., Ghosh, T., 2009-7-7: The Extraordinary Versatility of the Nighttime Lights Data Set. NASA ESIP Federation, Santa Barbara, CA, USA.

Ziskin, D., Elvidge, C., Baugh, K., Tuttle, B., Ghosh, T., Erwin, E., 2009-10-21: Lighting the Sky. Univ of Colorado RASEI, Boulder, CO, USA

Ziskin, D., Elvidge, C., Baugh, K., Tuttle, B., Ghosh, T., 2010-12-14: The Intercalibration of the Night Lights Dataset. American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA, USA

Ziskin, D, C Aubrecht, C Elvidge, B Tuttle, K Baugh, T Ghosh, B Witherington, K Yamamoto (2008), Temporal Patterns in Loggerhead Sea Turtle Nesting Activity and Anthropogenic Beach Lighting in Florida. American Geophysical Union (AGU) Annual Meeting, 89(53), Art. No. B41A-0361

Ziskin, D., 2007, Carbon Capture & Sequestration: How Hopeful Should We Be?, Earthzine,

Ziskin, D., S-P Ho, J Zou, D Mao, C Cavanaugh, T Lauren, JS Chen, J Drummond, 2004, Empirical Corrections to Instrument Artifacts in the MOPITT Data Stream, NCAR Technical Note, TN-466+STR.

Ziskin, D., 2002, Headwaters: Where the Data River Begins, Presented at the Science Data Processing Workshop 2002, Greenbelt, MD.

Ziskin, D., Chen, J.S., Cavanaugh, C., 2001, Preparing for a Storm: The MOPITT SIPS Experience, Proceedings of SPIE, Earth Observing Systems VI, 4483, pp 287-290.

Ziskin, D., Warner, J., Bailey. P., Gille, J., 1999, Validating the MOPITT Cloud Detection and Cloud Clearing Techniques with MAS Images, Presented at the SPIE meeting in Denver, CO.

Ziskin, D., 1998, In Search of HDF-EOS, presented at IGARSS98 in Seattle, WA.