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Dr. Bruning's RECENT PUBLICATIONS & TECHNICAL REPORTS

Selected Recent Publications:

  • Emersic, C., P. L. Heinselman, D. R. MacGorman, and E. C. Bruning, 2011: Lightning activity in a hail-producing storm observed with phased-array radar. Monthly Weather Review, 139 (6), 1809–1825, doi: 10.1175/2010MWR3574.1
  • Bruning, E. C., W. D. Rust, D. R. MacGorman, M. I. Biggerstaff, and T. J. Schuur, 2010: Formation of charge structures in a supercell. Mon. Wea. Rev., 138 (10), 3740–3761, doi: 10.1175/2010MWR3160.1
  • Mansell, E. R., C. L. Ziegler, and E. C. Bruning, 2010: Simulated electrification of a small thunderstorm with two-moment bulk microphysics. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 67 (1), 171–194, doi: 10.1175/2009JAS2965.1
  • Weiss, S. A., W. D. Rust, D. R. MacGorman, E. C. Bruning, and P. R. Krehbiel, 2008: Evolving complex electrical structure of the STEPS 25 June 2000 multicell storm. Mon. Wea. Rev., 136 (2), 741–756
  • Bruning, E. C., W. D. Rust, T. J. Schuur, D. R. MacGorman, P. R. Krehbiel, and W. Rison, 2007b: Electrical and polarimetric radar observations of a multicell storm in TELEX. Mon. Wea. Rev., 135 (7), 2525–2544, DOI: 10.1175/MWR3421.1
  • Rust, W. D., et al., 2005: Inverted-polarity electrical structures in thunderstorms in the Severe Thunderstorm Electrification and Precipitation Study. Atmos. Res., 76, 247–271

    Selected Conference Proceedings:
  • Bruning, E. C., S. A. Weiss, and K. M. Kuhlman, 2011b: An evaluation of inverted polarity terminology and electrification mechanisms. Intl. Conf. Atmos. Elec., Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Bruning, E. C., N.-Y. Wang, R. Albrecht, and K. Gopalan, 2011a: A Lightning Mapping Array for West Texas: Deployment and research plans. Fifth Conference on Meteorological Applications of Lightning Data, Seattle, WA, USA, American Meteorological Society. P. 6.2 (invited)
  • Bruning, E. C., 2011: A Python wrapper for NASA's Radar Software Library. Special Symposium on Advances in Modeling and Analysis Using Python, Seattle, WA, USA, American Meteorological Society. P. 4.4
  • Albrecht, R. I., S. J. Goodman, W. A. Petersen, D. E. Buechler, E. C. Bruning, R. J. Blakeslee, and H. J. Christian, 2011: The 13 years of TRMM Lightning Imaging Sensor: From individual flash characteristics to decadal tendencies. Intl. Conf. Atmos. Elec., Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    MacGorman, D. R., et al., 2011: Lightning and electrical structure of severe storms. Intl. Conf. Atmos. Elec., Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Allen, B., E. R. Mansell, and E. C. Bruning, 2011: Fractal characteristics of simulated and LMA-detected lightning flashes. Fifth Conference on Meteorological Applications of Lightning Data, Seattle, WA, USA, American Meteorological Society. P. 308
  • Ziegler, C. L., E. R. Mansell, and E. C. Bruning, 2010: Impact of varying CCN concentration on the precipitation processes of a simulated convective storm. Proc. 13th Conf. Cloud Physics, Portland, OR, Amer. Meteor. Soc., JP3.17
  • Kuhlman, K., D. Kingfield, G. Stano, E. Bruning, B. Barnowski, and C. Siewert, 2010: Use and evaluation of lightning data within the 2010 Experimental Warning Program and GOESR Proving Ground. 25th Conference on Severe Local Storms, Denver, CO, American Meteorological Society, P4.2
  • Albrecht, R., K. Gopalan, N.-Y. Wang, E. Bruning, S. Goodman, and R. Ferraro, 2010: Improving microwave precipitation retrieval using total lightning data: A look into GOES-R and GPM multi-sensor and multi-platform era. Eos Trans. AGU, Meet. Am. Suppl., Vol. 91 (26), Abstract H33D–05
  • Grandell, J., et al., 2010: Development of Level 2 products for the EUMETSAT Meteosat Third Generation (MTG) Lightning Imager mission. Proc. 2010 EUMETSAT conference, Cordoba, Spain