2020 (*students advised)


1. Alford, A. A., J. A. Zhang, M. I. Biggerstaff, P. Dodge, F. D. Marks, and D. J. Bodine, 2020: Transition of the Hurricane Boundary Layer During the Landfall of Hurricane Irene (2011). J. Atmos. Sci., in press. pdf


2. Griffin, C. B.*, Bodine, D. J., R. D. Palmer, 2020: Polarimetric Radar Observations of Simultaneous Tornadoes on 10 May 2010 near Norman, Oklahoma. Mon. Wea. Rev., 148, 477 – 497. pdf


3. Huang, Y., X. Wang, C. Kerr, A. Mahre, T.-Y. Yu, and D. Bodine, 2020: Impact of Assimilating future clear-air radial velocity observations from phased array radar on supercell thunderstorm forecast: An observing system simulation experiment study. Mon. Wea. Rev., 148, 3825–3845. pdf


4. Mahre, A.*, T.-Y. Yu, and D. J. Bodine, 2020: A Comparison of Scan Speedup Strategies and Their Effect on Rapid-Scan Weather Radar Data Quality. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., in press.


5. Satrio, M.*, D. J. Bodine, A. E. Reinhart, T. Maruyama, and F. T. Lombardo, 2020: Understanding How Complex Terrain Impacts Tornado Dynamics using a Suite of High-Resolution Numerical Simulations. J. Atmos. Sci., in press. pdf


6. Wakimoto, R., Z. Wienhoff, H. B. Bluestein, D .J. Bodine, and J. M. Kurdzo, 2020: Mobile Radar Observations of the Evolving Debris Field Compared with a Damage Survey of the Shawnee, Oklahoma, Tornado of 19 May 2013. Mon. Wea. Rev., 148, 1779–1803. pdf


In Review:


1. Shapiro, A. M., J. Gebauer, N. Dahl, D. Bodine, A. Mahre, and C. Potvin, 2020: Spatially Variable Advection Correction of Doppler Radial Velocity Data. J. Atmos. Sci., Accepted Pending Minor Revisions.




1. Griffin, C. B.*, D. J. Bodine, J. M. Kurdzo, A. Mahre, R. D. Palmer, 2019: High-temporal resolution observations of the 27 May 2015 Canadian, Texas, tornado using the Atmospheric Imaging Radar. Mon. Wea. Rev., 147, 873 – 891. pdf




1. Bodine, D., and J. Kurdzo, 2018: Ground-based radar technologies for tornado observations. Remote Sensing of Clouds and Precipitation, C. Andronache, Ed., Springer Intl. Pub., 65 – 112.


2. Mahre, A.*, J. M. Kurdzo, D. J. Bodine, C. B. Griffin, R. D. Palmer, and T.-Y. Yu, 2018: Analysis of the 16 May 2015 Tipton, Oklahoma EF-3 tornado at high spatiotemporal resolution using the Atmospheric Imaging Radar. Mon. Wea. Rev., 146, 2103 – 2124. pdf


3. Umeyama, A., B. L. Cheong, S. Torres, D. Bodine, 2018: Orientation analysis of simulated tornadic debris. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 35, 993 – 1010. pdf




1. Bodine, D. J., and K. R. Rasmussen, 2017: Evolution of mesoscale convective system organizational structure and convective line propagation. Mon. Wea. Rev., 145, 3419 – 3440. pdf


2. Cheong, B. L., D. J. Bodine, C. J. Fulton, S. M. Torres, T. Maruyama, R. D. Palmer, 2017: SimRadar: A polarimetric radar time-series simulator for tornadic debris studies. IEEE Trans. on Geosci., 55, 2858 – 2870. pdf


3. Griffin, C. B.*, D. J. Bodine, and R. D. Palmer: Kinematic and polarimetric radar observations of the 10 May 2010, OK tornadic debris signature. Mon. Wea. Rev., 145, 2723–2741. pdf


4. Kurdzo, J. M., F. Nai, D. J. Bodine, T. A. Bonin, R. D. Palmer, B. L. Cheong, J. Lujan, A. Mahre, and A. D. Byrd: Observations of severe local storms and tornadoes with the Atmospheric Imaging Radar. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., in press. pdf


2016 and prior


1. Bodine, D., T. Maruyama, R. D. Palmer, C. J. Fulton, H. B. Bluestein, and D. C. Lewellen, 2016: Sensitivity of Tornado Dynamics to soil debris loading. J. Atmos. Sci., 73, 2783 – 2801. pdf


2. Bodine, D., R. D. Palmer, T. Maruyama, C. J. Fulton, Y. Zhu, and B. L. Cheong, 2016: Simulated frequency dependence of radar observations of tornadoes. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 33, 1825 – 1842. pdf


3. Kurdzo, J. M., D. J. Bodine, B. L. Cheong, and R. D. Palmer, 2015: High-temporal resolution polarimetric X-band Doppler radar observations of the 20 May 2013 Moore, Oklahoma tornado. Mon. Wea. Rev., 143, 2711 – 2735. pdf


4. Bodine, D., R. D. Palmer, and G. Zhang, 2014: Dual-wavelength polarimetric radar analyses of tornadic debris signatures. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 53, 242 – 261. pdf


5. Bodine, D., M. R. Kumjian, R. D. Palmer, P. L. Heinselman, and A. Ryzhkov, 2013: Tornado damage estimation using polarimetric radar. Wea. Forecasting, 28, 139 – 158. pdf


6. Isom, B., R. Palmer, R. Kelley, J. Meier, D. Bodine, M. Yeary, B. L. Cheong, Y. Zhang, T.-Y. Yu, and M. I. Biggerstaff, 2013: The Atmospheric Imaging Radar: Simultaneous volumetric observations using a Phased Array Weather Radar. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 30, 655 – 675. pdf


7. Shimose, K., M. Xue, R. D. Palmer, J. Gao, B. L. Cheong, and D. Bodine, 2013: Two-dimensional variational analysis of near-surface moisture from simulated radar refractivity-related phase change observations. Adv. Atmos. Sci., 30, 291 – 305. pdf


8. Bodine, D., D. Michaud, R. D. Palmer, P. L. Heinselman, J. Brotzge, N. Gasperoni, B. L. Cheong, M. Xue, and J. Gadong, 2011: Understanding radar refractivity: Sources of uncertainty. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 50, 2543 – 2560. pdf


9. Palmer, R. D., D. Bodine, M. Kumjian, B. Cheong, G. Zhang, Q. Cao, H. B. Bluestein, A. Ryzhkov, T.-Y. Yu, and Y. Wang, 2011: The 10 May 2010 tornado outbreak in central Oklahoma: Potential for new science with high-resolution polarimetric radar. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 92, 871 – 891. pdf


10. Bodine, D., P. L. Heinselman, B. L. Cheong, R. D. Palmer, and D. Michaud, 2010: A case study on the impact of moisture variability on convection initiation using radar refractivity retrievals. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 49, 1766 – 1778. pdf


11. Bodine, D., P. M. Klein, S. C. Arms, and A. Shapiro, 2009: Variability of surface air temperature over gently sloped terrain. J. Appl. Meteor. Climatol., 48, 1117 – 1141. pdf


12. Heinselman, P. L., B. L. Cheong, R. D. Palmer, D. Bodine, and K. D. Hondl, 2009: Radar refractivity retrievals from KTLX: Insights into operational benefits and limitations. Wea. Forecasting, 24, 1345 – 1361. pdf


13. Shapiro, A., P. K. Klein, S. C. Arms, D. Bodine, and M. Carney, 2009: The Lake Thunderbird Micronet Project. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 90, 811 – 823. pdf



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