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  • Tyner, B., A. Aiyyer, J. Blaes, and D. R. Hawkins 2014: A Climatological Examination of Sustained Wind Speeds, Wind Gusts and Wind Forecasts for Recent Tropical Cyclones in the Mid-Atlantic Region of the United States. Wea. Forecasting. .

In Press/Conditionally accepted


  • Diaz, M. and A. Aiyyer, 2013: Genesis of African Easterly Waves by Upstream Energy Dispersion. J. Atmos. Sc., 70, 3492–3512. Download PDF.

  • Mallard, M., G. M. Lackmann and A. Aiyyer, 2013: Atlantic Hurricanes and Climate Change. Part II: Role of Thermodynamic Changes in Decreased Hurricane Frequency. J. Clim. 26, 8513–8528. Download PDF

  • Mallard, M., G. M. Lackmann, A. Aiyyer, K. Hill, 2013: Atlantic Hurricanes and Climate Change. Part I: Experimental Design and Isolation of Thermodynamic Effects. J. Clim., 26, 4876-4893. Download PDF

  • Diaz, M. and A. Aiyyer, 2013: Energy Dispersion in African Easterly Waves. J. Atmos. Sc., 70, 130-145. Download PDF
    Note: The published version of the Hovmoller in Figure 1 in the paper was inadvertently truncated in time. Please refer to the correct figure here.

  • Aneja, V.P., A. Aiyyer, A. Hanna, U. Shankar, Z. Adelman, S. Arunachalam, S. T. Rao, R. Mathur, J. D. Mobley, R. Artz, D. Byun, V. Ramaswamy, M.P. Singh, J. Biswas and E. Upadhyay, 2012. "U.S.-India Collaboration on Air Quality and Climate Research", Environmental Management.

  • Tyner, B. P. and A. Aiyyer, 2012: Evolution of African Easterly Waves in Isentropic Potential Vorticity Fields. Mon. Wea. Rev., 140, 3634-3652. Download PDF

  • Aiyyer, A., A. Mekonnen and C. Shcreck-III, 2012: Projection of Tropical Cyclones on Wavenumber-Frequency filtered Equatorial Waves. J. Clim., 25, 3653-3658. Download PDF

  • Schreck, C., J. Molinari and A. Aiyyer, 2012: A Global View of Equatorial Waves and Tropical Cyclogenesis. Mon. Wea. Rev., 140, 774-788. Download PDF

  • Aiyyer A. and C. Thorncroft, 2011: Interannual to multidecadal variability of vertical shear in the tropics. J. Clim., 24, 2949-2962. Download PDF.

  • Novak. D. R., B. A. Colle and A. R. Aiyyer, 2010: Evolution of Mesoscale Precipitation Band Environments within the Comma Head of Northeast U.S. Cyclones. Mon. Wea. Rev., 138, 2354-2374. Download PDF.

  • N. Meskhidze, L. A. Remer, S. Platnick, R. Negron Juarez, A. M. Lichtenberger, and A. R. Aiyyer (2009), Exploring the differences in cloud properties observed by the Terra and Aqua MODIS sensors, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 9, 1489-1520. Download PDF.

  • Galarneau, T. J., Jr., L. F. Bosart, and A. R. Aiyyer, 2008: Closed anticyclones of the subtropics and middle latitudes: A 54-yr climatology (1950-2003) and three case studies. Synoptic-Dynamic Meteorology and Weather Analysis and Forecasting: A Tribute to Fred Sanders, Meteor. Monogr., No. 55, Amer. Meteor. Soc., 349-392.

  • Aiyyer, A. R., and J. Molinari, 2008: MJO and Tropical Cyclogenesis in the Gulf of Mexico and Eastern Pacific: Case Study and Idealized Numerical Modeling. J. Atmos. Sci., 65, 2837-2855. Download PDF.

  • Archambault, H. M., L. F. Bosart, D. Keyser, and A. R. Aiyyer, 2008: Influence of Large-Scale Flow Regimes on Cool-Season Precipitation in the Northeastern United States. Mon. Wea. Rev., 136, 2945-2963. Download PDF.

  • Mekonnen, A., C. D. Thorncroft, A. R. Aiyyer, and G. N. Kiladis, 2008:Convectively coupled Kelvin waves over tropical Africa during the boreal summer: Structure and variability. J. Climate. Download PDF.

  • Holder, C. T., S. Yuter, A. H. Sobel, and A. R. Aiyyer, 2008:The Mesoscale Characteristics of Tropical Oceanic Precipitation during Kelvin and Mixed Rossby-Gravity Wave Events. Mon. Wea. Rev., 136, 3446-3464. Download PDF

  • Atallah, E., L. F. Bosart, and A. R. Aiyyer, 2007: Precipitation Distribution Associated with Landfalling Tropical Cyclones over the Eastern United States. Mon. Wea. Rev., 135, 2185-2206. Download PDF.

  • Hopsch, S. B., C. D. Thorncroft, K. Hodges, and A. Aiyyer, 2007: West African Storm Tracks and Their Relationship to Atlantic Tropical Cyclones. J. Climate, 20, 2468-2483. Download PDF.

  • Aiyyer, A., and C. D. Thorncroft, 2006: Climatology of Vertical Wind Shear over the Tropical Atlantic. J. Climate, 19, 2969-2983. Download PDF.

  • Corbosiero, K. L., J. Molinari, A. R. Aiyyer, and M. L. Black, 2006: The Structure and Evolution of Hurricane Elena (1985). Part II: Convective Asymmetries and Evidence for Vortex Rossby Waves. Mon. Wea. Rev., 134, 3073-3091. Download PDF

  • Mekonnen, A., C. D. Thorncroft, and A. R. Aiyyer, 2006: Analysis of convection and its association with African easterly waves. J. Climate, 19, 5405-5421. Download PDF

  • Lapenis, A., A. Shivdenko, D. Shepaschenko, S. Nilsson, and A. Aiyyer, 2005: Acclimation of Russian forests to recent changes in climate.Global Change Biology, 11, 2090-2102.

  • Nagarajan, B., and A. Aiyyer, 2004: Performance of the ECMWF operational analyses over the tropical Indian ocean. Mon. Wea. Rev., 132, 2275-2282. Download PDF

  • Aiyyer, A. R., and J. Molinari, 2003: Evolution of Mixed Rossby Gravity Waves in Idealized MJO Environments. Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 60, 2837-2855. Download PDF