Publications

A list of my publications

Journals:
  • Giovanni Botta, Kültegin Aydin, Johannes Verlinde, Alexander Avramov, Andrew Ackerman, Ann Fridlind, Mengistu Wolde and Greg McFarquhar (2011), Millimeter Wave Scattering from Ice Crystals and Their Aggregates: Comparing Cloud Model Simulations with X- and Ka-Band Radar Measurements, Journal of Geophysics Research, doi:10.1029/2011JD015909, in press.
  • Giovanni Botta, Kültegin Aydin and Johannes Verlinde (2010), “Modeling of Microwave Scattering From Cloud Ice Crystal Aggregates and Melting Aggregates: A New Approach”, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, vol. 7, no. 3, July 2010.
  • Frank S. Marzano, Giovanni Botta and Mario Montopoli (2010), “Iterative Bayesian Retrieval of Hydrometeor Content From X-Band Polarimetric Weather Radar”, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, vol. 48, no. 8, August 2010.

Conferences:

  • Giovanni Botta, Frank S. Marzano, Mario Montopoli, Gianfranco Vulpiani and Errico Picciotti, “Iterative Bayesian radar methodology for hydrometeor classification and water content estimation a X band”, Proceedings ERAD 2010 - The Sixth European Conference on Radar in Meteorology and Hydrology, September 6 – 10 2010.
  • Giovanni Botta, Kültegin Aydin and Johannes Verlinde, “A New Approach to Modeling Ice Crystal Aggregates and its Implications for Radar Remote Sensing”, Proceedings 2010 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, July 25 – 30 2010.
  • Giovanni Botta, Angelo Ioncoli, Mario Montopoli and Frank S. Marzano, “Dual-polarized X-band radar detection and estimation of hydrometeor microphysical parameters”, Proceedings European Microwave Week Conference, Rome (I), 27 Sept 27 – Oct 2, 2009.
  • Mario Montopoli, Giovanni Botta and Frank S. Marzano, “Modeling polarimetric microwave propagation parameters from globally distributed raindrop size distribution measurements”, Proceedings European Conference on Antennas and Propagation EuCAP 2009, March 23 – 27 2009.
  • Giovanni Botta, Daniele Scaranari, Mario Montopoli and Frank S. Marzano, “Backscattering modeling for polarimetric radar observation of ice crystals and aggregates from C to Ka band”, Proceedings ERAD 2008 The Fifth European Conference on Radar in Meteorology and Hydrology, June 30 – July 4 2008.
  • Giovanni Botta, Mario Montopoli and Frank S. Marzano, “Microwave polarimetric radar observations of ice particles: backscattering modeling and applications to hydrometeor classification”, Proceedings IEEE GOLD Conference, Frascati (RM, I), May 22 – 23 2008.