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Franch, B.; Vermote, E. F.; Becker-Reshef, I.; Claverie, M.; Huang, J.; Zhang, J.; Justice, C.; Sobrino, J. A. (2015). Improving the timeliness of winter wheat production forecast in the United States of America, Ukraine and China using MODIS data and NCAR Growing Degree Day information. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 161, 131-148.


Franch, B.; Vermote, E. F.; Claverie, M. (2014). Intercomparison of Landsat albedo retrieval techniques and evaluation against in situ measurements across the US SURFRAD network. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 152, 627-637.

Franch, Belen; Vermote, Eric F.; Sobrino, Jose A.; Julien, Yves (2014). Retrieval of Surface Albedo on a Daily Basis: Application to MODIS Data. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING, 52(12), 7549-7558.

Morton, Douglas C.; Nagol, Jyoteshwar; Carabajal, Claudia C.; Rosette, Jacqueline; Palace, Michael; Cook, Bruce D.; Vermote, Eric F.; Harding, David J.; North, Peter R. J. (2014). Amazon forests maintain consistent canopy structure and greenness during the dry season. NATURE, 506(7487), 221-0.

Nagol, Jyoteshwar R.; Vermote, Eric F.; Prince, Stephen D. (2014). Quantification of Impact of Orbital Drift on Inter-Annual Trends in AVHRR NDVI Data. REMOTE SENSING, 6(7), 6680-6687.

Roy, D. P.; Qin, Y.; Kovalskyy, V.; Vermote, E. F.; Ju, J.; Egorov, A.; Hansen, M. C.; Kommareddy, I.; Yan, L. (2014). Conterminous United States demonstration and characterization of MODIS-based Landsat ETM plus atmospheric correction. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 140, 433-449.

Vermote, Eric; Justice, Chris; Csiszar, Ivan (2014). Early evaluation of the VIIRS calibration, cloud mask and surface reflectance Earth data records. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 148, 134-145.

Zhou, Liming; Tian, Yuhong; Myneni, Ranga B.; Ciais, Philippe; Saatchi, Sassan; Liu, Yi Y.; Piao, Shilong; Chen, Haishan; Vermote, Eric F.; Song, Conghe; Hwang, Taehee (2014). Widespread decline of Congo rainforest greenness in the past decade. NATURE, 509(7498), 86-0.


Feng, M; Sexton, JO; Huang, CQ; Masek, JG; Vermote, EF; Gao, F; Narasimhan, R; Channan, S; Wolfe, RE; Townshend, JR (2013). Global surface reflectance products from Landsat: Assessment using coincident MODIS observations. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 134, 276-293.

Franch, B; Vermote, EF; Sobrino, JA; Fedele, E (2013). Analysis of directional effects on atmospheric correction. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 128, 276-288.

O'Connell, J; Connolly, J; Vermote, EF; Holden, NM (2013). Radiometric normalization for change detection in peatlands: a modified temporal invariant cluster approach. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REMOTE SENSING, 34(8), 2905-2924.

Sobrino, JA; Franch, B; Oltra-Carrio, R; Vermote, EF; Fedele, E (2013). Evaluation of the MODIS Albedo product over a heterogeneous agricultural area. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REMOTE SENSING, 34(15), 5530-5540.

Vadrevu, KP; Csiszar, I; Ellicott, E; Giglio, L; Badarinath, KVS; Vermote, E; Justice, C (2013). Hotspot Analysis of Vegetation Fires and Intensity in the Indian Region. IEEE JOURNAL OF SELECTED TOPICS IN APPLIED EARTH OBSERVATIONS AND REMOTE SENSING, 6(1), 224-238.

Verger, A; Baret, F; Weiss, M; Kandasamy, S; Vermote, E (2013). The CACAO Method for Smoothing, Gap Filling, and Characterizing Seasonal Anomalies in Satellite Time Series. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING, 51(4), 1963-1972.


Breon, FM; Vermote, E (2012). Correction of MODIS surface reflectance time series for BRDF effects. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 125, 1-9.

Feng, M; Huang, CQ; Channan, S; Vermote, EF; Masek, JG; Townshend, JR (2012). Quality assessment of Landsat surface reflectance products using MODIS data. COMPUTERS & GEOSCIENCES, 38(1), 9-22.

Ganguly, S; Nemani, RR; Zhang, G; Hashimoto, H; Milesi, C; Michaelis, A; Wang, WL; Votava, P; Samanta, A; Melton, F; Dungan, JL; Vermote, E; Gao, F; Knyazikhin, Y; Myneni, RB (2012). Generating global Leaf Area Index from Landsat: Algorithm formulation and demonstration. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 122, 185-202.

Ju, JC; Roy, DP; Vermote, E; Masek, J; Kovalskyy, V (2012). Continental-scale validation of MODIS-based and LEDAPS Landsat ETM plus atmospheric correction methods. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 122, 175-184.

Samanta, A; Ganguly, S; Vermote, E; Nemani, RR; Myneni, RB (2012). Why Is Remote Sensing of Amazon Forest Greenness So Challenging?. EARTH INTERACTIONS, 16, 7.

Samanta, A; Ganguly, S; Vermote, E; Nemani, RR; Myneni, RB (2012). Interpretation of variations in MODIS-measured greenness levels of Amazon forests during 2000 to 2009. ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 7(2), 24018.

Townshend, JR; Masek, JG; Huang, CQ; Vermote, EF; Gao, F; Channan, S; Sexton, JO; Feng, M; Narasimhan, R; Kim, D; Song, K; Song, DX; Song, XP; Noojipady, P; Tan, B; Hansen, MC; Li, MX; Wolfe, RE (2012). Global characterization and monitoring of forest cover using Landsat data: opportunities and challenges. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DIGITAL EARTH, 5(5), 373-397.

Vadrevu, KP; Ellicott, E; Giglio, L; Badarinath, KVS; Vermote, E; Justice, C; Lau, WKM (2012). Vegetation fires in the himalayan region - Aerosol load, black carbon emissions and smoke plume heights. ATMOSPHERIC ENVIRONMENT, 47, 241-251.

Wang, DD; Morton, D; Masek, J; Wu, AS; Nagol, J; Xiong, XX; Levy, R; Vermote, E; Wolfe, R (2012). Impact of sensor degradation on the MODIS NDVI time series. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 119, 55-61.


Pinty, B; Taberner, M; Haemmerle, VR; Paradise, SR; Vermote, E; Verstraete, MM; Gobron, N; Widlowski, JL (2011). Global-Scale Comparison of MISR and MODIS Land Surface Albedos. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE, 24(3), 732-749.

Vadrevu, KP; Ellicott, E; Badarinath, KVS; Vermote, E (2011). MODIS derived fire characteristics and aerosol optical depth variations during the agricultural residue burning season, north India. ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION, 159(6), 1560-1569.


Becker-Reshef, I, Vermote, E, Lindeman, M, Justice, C (2010). A generalized regression-based model for forecasting winter wheat yields in Kansas and Ukraine using MODIS data. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 114(6), 1312-1323.

Roy, DP, Ju, JC, Kline, K, Scaramuzza, PL, Kovalskyy, V, Hansen, M, Loveland, TR, Vermote, E, Zhang, CS (2010). Web-enabled Landsat Data (WELD): Landsat ETM plus composited mosaics of the conterminous United States. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 114(1), 35-49.

Wang, YJ, Lyapustin, AI, Privette, JL, Cook, RB, SanthanaVannan, SK, Vermote, EF, Schaaf, CL (2010). Assessment of biases in MODIS surface reflectance due to Lambertian approximation. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 114(11), 2791-2801.


Ellicott, E, Vermote, E, Petitcolin, F, Hook, SJ (2009). Validation of a New Parametric Model for Atmospheric Correction of Thermal Infrared Data. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING, 47(1), 295-311.

Nagol, JR, Vermote, EF, Prince, SD (2009). Effects of atmospheric variation on AVHRR NDVI data. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 113(2), 392-397.

Vermote, E, Justice, CO, Breon, FM (2009). Towards a Generalized Approach for Correction of the BRDF Effect in MODIS Directional Reflectances. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING, 47(3), 898-908.


Vermote, EF, Kotchenova, S (2008). Atmospheric correction for the monitoring of land surfaces. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES, 113(D23), D23S90.


Kotchenova, SY, Vermote, EF (2007). Validation of a vector version of the 6S radiative transfer code for atmospheric correction of satellite data. Part II. Homogeneous Lambertian and anisotropic surfaces. APPLIED OPTICS, 46(20), 4455-4464.

Levy, RC, Remer, LA, Mattoo, S, Vermote, EF, Kaufman, YJ (2007). Second-generation operational algorithm: Retrieval of aerosol properties over land from inversion of Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer spectral reflectance. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES, 112(D13), D13211.

Sinyuk, A, Dubovik, O, Holben, B, Eck, TF, Breon, FM, Martonchik, J, Kahn, R, Diner, DJ, Vermote, EF, Roger, JC, Lapyonok, T, Slutsker, I (2007). Simultaneous retrieval of aerosol and surface properties from a combination of AERONET and satellite data. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 107(2-Jan), 90-108.

Vermote, EF, Roger, JC, Sinyuk, A, Saleous, N, Dubovik, O (2007). Fusion of MODIS-MISR aerosol inversion for estimation of aerosol absorption. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 107(2-Jan), 81-89.


Kotchenova, SY, Vermote, EF, Matarrese, R, Klemm, FJ (2006). Validation of a vector version of the 6S radiative transfer code for atmospheric correction of satellite data. Part I: Path radiance. APPLIED OPTICS, 45(26), 6762-6774.

Masek, JG, Vermote, EF, Saleous, NE, Wolfe, R, Hall, FG, Huemmrich, KF, Gao, F, Kutler, J, Lim, TK (2006). "A Landsat surface reflectance dataset for North America, 1990-2000". IEEE GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING LETTERS, 3(1), 68-72.

Vermote, EF, Saleous, NZ (2006). Calibration of NOAA16 AVHRR over a desert site using MODIS data. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 105(3), 214-220.


Li, RR, Remer, L, Kaufman, YJ, Mattoo, S, Gao, BC, Vermote, E (2005). Snow and ice mask for the MODIS aerosol products. IEEE GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING LETTERS, 2(3), 306-310.

Remer, LA, Kaufman, YJ, Tanre, D, Mattoo, S, Chu, DA, Martins, JV, Li, RR, Ichoku, C, Levy, RC, Kleidman, RG, Eck, TF, Vermote, E, Holben, BN (2005). "The MODIS aerosol algorithm, products, and validation". JOURNAL OF THE ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES, 62(4), 947-973.

Tucker, CJ, Pinzon, JE, Brown, ME, Slayback, DA, Pak, EW, Mahoney, R, Vermote, EF, El Saleous, N (2005). An extended AVHRR 8-km NDVI dataset compatible with MODIS and SPOT vegetation NDVI data. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REMOTE SENSING, 26(20), 4485-4498.


Jacob, F, Petitcolin, F, Schmugge, T, Vermote, E, French, A, Ogawa, K (2004). Comparison of land surface emissivity and radiometric temperature derived from MODIS and ASTER sensors. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 90(2), 137-152.


Justice, CO, Townshend, JRG, Vermote, EF, Masuoka, E, Wolfe, RE, Saleous, N, Roy, DP, Morisette, JT (2002). An overview of MODIS Land data processing and product status. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 83(2-Jan), 3-15.

Ouaidrari, H, Goward, SN, Czajkowski, KP, Sobrino, JA, Vermote, E (2002). Land surface temperature estimation from AVHRR thermal infrared measurements - An assessment for the AVHRR Land Pathfinder II data set. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 81(1), 114-128.

Petitcolin, F, Vermote, E (2002). "Land surface reflectance, emissivity and temperature from MODIS middle and thermal infrared data". REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 83(2-Jan), 112-134.

Vermote, EF, El Saleous, NZ, Justice, CO (2002). Atmospheric correction of MODIS data in the visible to middle infrared: first results. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 83(2-Jan), 97-111.

Vermote, EF, Roy, DP (2002). Land surface hot-spot observed by MODIS over Central Africa. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REMOTE SENSING, 23(11), 2141-2143.


Vermote, EF, Justice, CO, Descloitres, J, El Saleous, N, Roy, DP, Ray, J, Margerin, B, Gonzalez, L (2001). A SeaWiFS global monthly coarse-resolution reflectance dataset. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REMOTE SENSING, 22(6), 1151-1158.

Wang, YJ, Tian, YH, Zhang, Y, El-Saleous, N, Knyazikhin, Y, Vermote, E, Myneni, RB (2001). Investigation of product accuracy as a function of input and model uncertainties - Case study with SeaWiFS and MODIS LAI/FPAR algorithm. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 78(3), 299-313.


El Saleous, NZ, Vermote, EF, Justice, CO, Townshend, JRG, Tucker, CJ, Goward, SN (2000). Improvements in the global biospheric record from the Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR). INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REMOTE SENSING, 21(7-Jun), 1251-1277.


Justice, CO, Vermote, E, Townshend, JRG, Defries, R, Roy, DP, Hall, DK, Salomonson, VV, Privette, JL, Riggs, G, Strahler, A, Lucht, W, Myneni, RB, Knyazikhin, Y, Running, SW, Nemani, RR, Wan, ZM, Huete, AR, van Leeuwen, W, Wolfe, RE, Giglio, L, Muller, JP, Lewis, P, Barnsley, MJ (1998). The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS): Land remote sensing for global change research. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING, 36(4), 1228-1249.

Wolfe, RE, Roy, DP, Vermote, E (1998). "MODIS land data storage, gridding, and compositing methodology: Level 2 grid". IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON GEOSCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING, 36(4), 1324-1338.


Vermote, EF, ElSaleous, N, Justice, CO, Kaufman, YJ, Privette, JL, Remer, L, Roger, JC, Tanre, D (1997). "Atmospheric correction of visible to middle-infrared EOS-MODIS data over land surfaces: Background, operational algorithm and validation". JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES, 102(D14), 17131-17141.

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