Brian D Beckley

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Brian D Beckley

  • PRINCIPAL SCIENTIST
  • 301.614.5894
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 61A
  • GREENBELT , MD 20771
  • Employer: SGT, INC
  • Publications

    Refereed

    Cazenave, A., B. Meyssignac, M. Ablain, et al. M. Balmaseda, J. Bamber, B. D. Beckley, J. Benveniste, E. Berthier, A. Blazquez, T. Boyer, D. Caceres, D. Chambers, N. Champollion, B. Chao, J. Chen, L. Cheng, J. A. Church, S. Chuter, J. G. Cogley, S. Dangendorf, D. Desbruyères, P. Döll, C. Domingues, U. Falk, J. Famiglietti, L. Fenoglio-Marc, R. Forsberg, G. Galassi, A. Gardner, A. Groh, B. Hamlington, A. Hogg, M. Horwath, V. Humphrey, L. Husson, M. Ishii, A. Jaeggi, S. Jevrejeva, G. Johnson, N. Kolodziejczyk, J. Kusche, K. Lambeck, F. Landerer, P. Leclercq, B. Legresy, E. Leuliette, W. Llovel, L. Longueverne, B. D. Loomis, S. B. Luthcke, M. Marcos, B. Marzeion, C. Merchant, M. Merrifield, G. Milne, G. Mitchum, Y. Mohajerani, M. Monier, D. Monselesan, S. Nerem, H. Palanisamy, F. Paul, B. Perez, C. G. Piecuch, R. M. Ponte, S. G. Purkey, J. T. Reager, R. Rietbroek, E. Rignot, R. Riva, D. H. Roemmich, L. S. Sørensen, I. Sasgen, E. J. Schrama, S. I. Seneviratne, C. K. Shum, G. Spada, D. Stammer, R. van de Wal, I. Velicogna, K. von Schuckmann, Y. Wada, Y. Wang, C. Watson, D. Wiese, S. Wijffels, R. Westaway, G. Wöppelmann, and B. Wouters. 2018. "Global sea-level budget 1993--present." Earth System Science Data, 10 (3): 1551--1590 [10.5194/essd-10-1551-2018]

    Zelensky, N. P., F. G. Lemoine, B. D. Beckley, D. S. Chinn, and D. Pavlis. 2018. "Impact of ITRS 2014 Realizations on Altimeter Satellite Precise Orbit Determination." Advances in Space Research, 61 (1): 45-73 [10.1016/j.asr.2017.07.044]

    Nerem, R. S., B. D. Beckley, J. T. Fasullo, et al. B. D. Hamlington, D. Masters, and G. T. Mitchum. 2018. "Climate-change–driven accelerated sea-level rise detected in the altimeter era." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 201717312 [10.1073/pnas.1717312115]

    Beckley, B. D., P. S. Callahan, D. W. Hancock, G. T. Mitchum, and R. D. Ray. 2017. "On the ‘cal mode’ correction to TOPEX satellite altimetry and its effect on the global mean sea-level time series." Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 122 (11): 8371-8384 [10.1002/2017jc013090]

    Zelensky, N. P., F. G. Lemoine, D. S. Chinn, et al. B. D. Beckley, O. Bordyugov, X. Yang, J. T. Wimert, and D. E. Pavlis. 2016. "Towards the 1-cm SARAL orbit." Advances in Space Research, 58 (12): 2651-2676 [10.1016/j.asr.2015.12.011]

    Desai, S., J. Wahr, and B. Beckley. 2015. "Revisiting the pole tide for and from satellite altimetry." Journal of Geodesy, 89 (12): 1233-1243 [10.1007/s00190-015-0848-7]

    Zelensky, N. P., F. G. Lemoine, D. S. Chinn, et al. S. Melachroinos, B. D. Beckley, J. L. Beall, and O. Bordyugov. 2014. "Estimated SLR station position and network frame sensitivity to time-varying gravity." J. Geodesy, 88 (6): 517-537 [10.1007/s00190-014-0701-4]

    Melachroinos, S., F. G. Lemoine, D. S. Chinn, et al. N. P. Zelensky, J. B. Nicholas, and B. D. Beckley. 2013. "The effect of seasonal and long-period geopotential variations on the GPS orbits." GPS Solutions, [10.1007/s10291-013-0346-4]

    Ray, R. D., and B. D. Beckley. 2012. "Calibration of ocean wave measurements by the TOPEX, Jason-1, and Jason-2 satellites." Marine Geodesy , 35 (SI): 238-257 [10.1080/01490419.2012.718611 ]

    Masters, D., R. S. Nerem, C. Chloe, et al. E. Leuliette, B. D. Beckley, N. White, and M. Albain. 2012. "Comparison of Global Mean Sea Level Time Series from TOPEX/Poseidon, Jason-1, and Jason-2." Marine Geodesy, 35 (SI): 20-41 [10.1080/01490419.2012.717862 ]

    Llovel, W., M. Becker, A. Cazenave, et al. S. Jevrejeva, R. Alkama, B. Decharme, H. Douville, M. Ablain, and B. D. Beckley. 2011. "Terrestrial waters and sea level variations on interannual time scale." GLOBAL AND PLANETARY CHANGE , 75 (1-2): 76-82 [10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.10.008 ]

    Lemoine, F. G., N. P. Zelensky, D. S. Chinn, et al. D. E. Pavlis, D. D. Rowlands, B. D. Beckley, S. B. Luthcke, P. Willis, M. Ziebart, A. Sibthorpe, J. P. Boy, and V. Luceri. 2010. "Towards development of a consistent orbit series for TOPEX/Poseidon Jason-1 and Jason-2." Adv. Space Res., 46: 1513-1540 [10.1016/j.asr.2010.05.007]

    Birkett, C. M., and B. D. Beckley. 2010. "Investigating the Performance of the Jason-2/OSTM Radar Altimeter over Lakes and Reservoirs." Marine Geodesy, 33 (sup1): 204-238 [10.1080/01490419.2010.488983]

    Zelensky, N. P., F. G. Lemoine, M. Ziebart, et al. A. Sibthorpe, P. Willis, B. D. Beckley, S. M. Klosko, D. S. Chinn, D. D. Rowlands, S. B. Luthcke, D. E. Pavlis, and V. Luceri. 2010. "DORIS/SLR POD modeling improvements for Jason-1 and Jason-2." Adv. Space Res., 46 (12): 1541-1558 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1016/j.asr.2010.05.008]

    Ray, R. D., B. D. Beckley, and F. G. Lemoine. 2010. "Vertical crustal motion derived from satellite altimetry and tide gauges, and comparisons with DORIS measurements." Adv. Space Res., 45 (12): 1510-1522 [Full Text (Link)] [ 10.1016/j.asr.2010.02.020]

    Beckley, B. D., N. P. Zelensky, S. A. Holmes, et al. F. G. Lemoine, R. D. Ray, G. Mitchum, S. Desai, and S. Brown. 2010. "Assessment of the Jason-2 Extension to the TOPEX/Poseidon, Jason-1 Sea-Surface Height Time Series for Global Mean Sea Level Monitoring ." Marine Geodesy , 33: 447-471 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1080/01490419.2010.491029]

    Wright, C., E. J. Walsh, W. B. Krabill, et al. W. Shaffer, S. Baig, M. Peng, L. Pietrafesa, F. D. Garcia, P. Black, J. G. Sonntag, and B. Beckley. 2009. "Measuring Storm Surge with an Airborne Wide-Swath Radar Altimeter." J Atmos Ocean Technol, 26 (10): 2200-2215 [10.1175/2009JTECHO627.1]

    Beckley, B. D., F. G. Lemoine, S. B. Luthcke, R. D. Ray, and N. P. Zelensky. 2007. "A reassessment of global and regional mean sea-level trends from TOPEX and Jason-1 altimetry based on revised reference frame and orbits." Geophys. Res. Lett., 34: L14608 [10.1029/2007GL030002]

    Tran, N., D. Vandemark, B. Chapron, et al. S. Labroue, H. Feng, B. Beckley, and P. Vincent. 2006. "New models for satellite altimeter sea state bias correction developed using global wave model data." Journal of Geophysical Research, 111 (C9): C09009 [10.1029/2005jc003406]

    Feng, H., D. Vandemark, Y. Quilfen, B. Chapron, and B. Beckley. 2006. "Assessment of wind-forcing impact on a global wind-wave model using the TOPEX altimeter." Ocean Engineering, 33 (11-12): 1431-1461 [10.1016/j.oceaneng.2005.10.015]

    Macmillan, D. S., P. Fang, and B. D. Beckley. 2004. "Monitoring the TOPEX and Jason-1 Microwave Radiometers with GPS and VLBI Wet Zenith Path Delays." Marine Geodesy, 27 (3-4): 703-716 [10.1080/01490410490904780]

    Beckley, B. D., P. S. Callahan, S. B. Luthcke, and N. P. Zelensky. 2004. "Towards a Seamless Transition from TOPEX/Poseidon to Jason-1." Marine Geodesy, 27 (3-4): 373-389 [10.1080/01490410490889148]

    Cherniawsky, J. Y., M. G. Foreman, W. R. Crawford, and B. D. Beckley. 2004. "Altimeter observations of sea-level variability off the west coast of North America." International Journal of Remote Sensing, 25 (7-8): 1303-1306 [10.1080/01431160310001592210]

    Foreman, M. G., R. G. Bell, J. Y. Cherniawsky, and B. Beckley. 2004. "Tides and sea‐level variability in the south‐west Pacific from TOPEX/Poseidon." New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 38 (4): 649-669 [10.1080/00288330.2004.9517268]

    Ray, R., and B. Beckley. 2003. "Simultaneous ocean wave measurements by the Jason and Topex satellites, with buoy and model comparisons." Marine Geodesy, 26: 367-382 [ 10.1080/714044527]

    Andersen, O. B., P. Knudsen, and B. Beckley. 2002. "Monitoring sea level and sea surface temperature trends from ERS satellites." Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Parts A/B/C, 27 (32-34): 1413-1417 [10.1016/s1474-7065(02)00081-5]

    Vandemark, D., N. Tran, B. D. Beckley, B. Chapron, and P. Gaspar. 2002. "Direct estimation of sea state impacts on impacts on radar altimeter sea level measurements." Geophys Res Lett, 29 (24): 1-1 - 1-4 [10.1029/2002GL015776]

    Simpson, J. J., J. S. Berg, C. J. Koblinsky, G. L. Hufford, and B. Beckley. 2001. "The NVAP global water vapor data set: independent cross-comparison and multiyear variability." Remote Sensing of Environment, 76 (1): 112-129 [10.1016/s0034-4257(00)00199-1]

    Wang, L., C. Koblinsky, S. Howden, and B. Beckley. 1998. "Large-scale Rossby wave in the mid-latitude South Pacific from altimetry data." Geophysical Research Letters, 25 (2): 179-182 [10.1029/97gl03567]

    Wang, L., C. Koblinsky, S. Howden, and B. Beckley. 1998. "Intermittence and modulation of mesoscale variability." Geophysical Research Letters, 25 (23): 4365-4368 [10.1029/1998gl900164]

    Nerem, R., K. Rachlin, and B. D. Beckley. 1997. "Characterization of global mean sea level variations observed by TOPEX/POSEIDON using empirical orthogonal functions." Surveys in Geophysics, 18 (2/3): 293-302 [10.1023/a:1006596211926]

    Bilitza, D., C. Koblinsky, S. Zia, R. Williamson, and B. Beckley. 1996. "The equator anomaly region as seen by the TOPEX/Poseidon satellite." Advances in Space Research, 18 (6): 23-32 [10.1016/0273-1177(95)00894-2]

    Bilitza, D., C. Koblinsky, B. Beckley, S. Zia, and R. Williamson. 1995. "Using IRI for the computation of ionospheric corrections for altimeter data analysis." Advances in Space Research, 15 (2): 113-119 [10.1016/s0273-1177(99)80032-5]

    Nerem, R. S., E. J. Schrama, C. J. Koblinsky, and B. D. Beckley. 1994. "A preliminary evaluation of ocean topography from the TOPEX/POSEIDON mission." Journal of Geophysical Research, 99 (C12): 24565 [10.1029/94jc01431]

    Marsh, J. G., C. J. Koblinsky, H. J. Zwally, A. C. Brenner, and B. D. Beckley. 1992. "A global mean sea surface based upon GEOS 3 and Seasat altimeter data." Journal of Geophysical Research, 97 (B4): 4915 [10.1029/91jb03153]

    Ray, R., C. Koblinsky, and B. Beckley. 1991. "On the effectiveness of Geosat altimeter corrections." International Journal of Remote Sensing, 12: 1979-1984 [10.1080/01431169108955231]

    Brenner, A. C., C. J. Koblinsky, and B. D. Beckley. 1990. "A preliminary estimate of geoid-induced variations in repeat orbit satellite altimeter observations." Journal of Geophysical Research, 95 (C3): 3033 [10.1029/jc095ic03p03033]

    Marsh, J. G., A. C. Brenner, B. D. Beckley, and T. V. Martin. 1986. "Global mean sea surface based upon the Seasat altimeter data." Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 91 (B3): 3501-3506 [10.1029/jb091ib03p03501]

    Cheney, R. E., J. G. Marsh, and B. D. Beckley. 1983. "Global mesoscale variability from collinear tracks of SEASAT altimeter data." Journal of Geophysical Research, 88 (C7): 4343 [10.1029/jc088ic07p04343]

    Non-Refereed

    Zelensky, N. P., F. G. Lemoine, D. D. Rowlands, et al. S. B. Luthcke, D. S. Chinn, J. L. Beall, B. D. Beckley, S. M. Klosko, P. Willis, and V. Luceri. 2008. "Sub-centimeter SLR precision with the SLRF2005/LPOD2005 network." Proceedings of the 16th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, Poznan, Poland, Oct. 12-17, 2008 [Full Text (Link)]

    Lemoine, F. G., N. P. Zelensky, S. B. Luthcke, et al. D. D. Rowlands, D. S. Chinn, B. D. Beckley, and S. M. Klosko. 2006. "13 years of TOPEX/Poseidon precision orbit determination and the 10-fold improvement in expected orbit accuracy." AIAA Paper 2006-6672, AIAA/AAS Astrodynamics Conference, 21–24 August 2006, Keystone, Colorado [Full Text (Link)]

    Lemoine, F. G., D. S. Chinn, N. P. Zelensky, B. D. Beckley, and J. L. Lillibridge. 2006. "Towards the GEOSAT Follow-On Precise Orbit Determination Goals of High Accuracy and Near-Real-Time Processing." AIAA Paper 2006-6402, AIAA/AAS Astrodynamics Conference, 21–24 August 2006, Keystone, Colorado [Full Text (Link)]

    Feng, H., D. Vandemark, B. Chapron, and B. Beckley. 2004. "Use of global wave model to correct altimeter sea level estimates." Proc IGARSS 2004 4: Anchorage, Alaska, 2738-2741.

    Publications

    Refereed

    Cazenave, A., B. Meyssignac, M. Ablain, et al. M. Balmaseda, J. Bamber, B. D. Beckley, J. Benveniste, E. Berthier, A. Blazquez, T. Boyer, D. Caceres, D. Chambers, N. Champollion, B. Chao, J. Chen, L. Cheng, J. A. Church, S. Chuter, J. G. Cogley, S. Dangendorf, D. Desbruyères, P. Döll, C. Domingues, U. Falk, J. Famiglietti, L. Fenoglio-Marc, R. Forsberg, G. Galassi, A. Gardner, A. Groh, B. Hamlington, A. Hogg, M. Horwath, V. Humphrey, L. Husson, M. Ishii, A. Jaeggi, S. Jevrejeva, G. Johnson, N. Kolodziejczyk, J. Kusche, K. Lambeck, F. Landerer, P. Leclercq, B. Legresy, E. Leuliette, W. Llovel, L. Longueverne, B. D. Loomis, S. B. Luthcke, M. Marcos, B. Marzeion, C. Merchant, M. Merrifield, G. Milne, G. Mitchum, Y. Mohajerani, M. Monier, D. Monselesan, S. Nerem, H. Palanisamy, F. Paul, B. Perez, C. G. Piecuch, R. M. Ponte, S. G. Purkey, J. T. Reager, R. Rietbroek, E. Rignot, R. Riva, D. H. Roemmich, L. S. Sørensen, I. Sasgen, E. J. Schrama, S. I. Seneviratne, C. K. Shum, G. Spada, D. Stammer, R. van de Wal, I. Velicogna, K. von Schuckmann, Y. Wada, Y. Wang, C. Watson, D. Wiese, S. Wijffels, R. Westaway, G. Wöppelmann, and B. Wouters. 2018. "Global sea-level budget 1993--present." Earth System Science Data 10 (3): 1551--1590 [10.5194/essd-10-1551-2018]

    Zelensky, N. P., F. G. Lemoine, B. D. Beckley, D. S. Chinn, and D. Pavlis. 2018. "Impact of ITRS 2014 Realizations on Altimeter Satellite Precise Orbit Determination." Advances in Space Research 61 (1): 45-73 [10.1016/j.asr.2017.07.044]

    Nerem, R. S., B. D. Beckley, J. T. Fasullo, et al. B. D. Hamlington, D. Masters, and G. T. Mitchum. 2018. "Climate-change–driven accelerated sea-level rise detected in the altimeter era." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 201717312 [10.1073/pnas.1717312115]

    Beckley, B. D., P. S. Callahan, D. W. Hancock, G. T. Mitchum, and R. D. Ray. 2017. "On the ‘cal mode’ correction to TOPEX satellite altimetry and its effect on the global mean sea-level time series." Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 122 (11): 8371-8384 [10.1002/2017jc013090]

    Zelensky, N. P., F. G. Lemoine, D. S. Chinn, et al. B. D. Beckley, O. Bordyugov, X. Yang, J. T. Wimert, and D. E. Pavlis. 2016. "Towards the 1-cm SARAL orbit." Advances in Space Research 58 (12): 2651-2676 [10.1016/j.asr.2015.12.011]

    Desai, S., J. Wahr, and B. Beckley. 2015. "Revisiting the pole tide for and from satellite altimetry." Journal of Geodesy 89 (12): 1233-1243 [10.1007/s00190-015-0848-7]

    Zelensky, N. P., F. G. Lemoine, D. S. Chinn, et al. S. Melachroinos, B. D. Beckley, J. L. Beall, and O. Bordyugov. 2014. "Estimated SLR station position and network frame sensitivity to time-varying gravity." J. Geodesy 88 (6): 517-537 [10.1007/s00190-014-0701-4]

    Melachroinos, S., F. G. Lemoine, D. S. Chinn, et al. N. P. Zelensky, J. B. Nicholas, and B. D. Beckley. 2013. "The effect of seasonal and long-period geopotential variations on the GPS orbits." GPS Solutions [10.1007/s10291-013-0346-4]

    Ray, R. D., and B. D. Beckley. 2012. "Calibration of ocean wave measurements by the TOPEX, Jason-1, and Jason-2 satellites." Marine Geodesy 35 (SI): 238-257 [10.1080/01490419.2012.718611 ]

    Masters, D., R. S. Nerem, C. Chloe, et al. E. Leuliette, B. D. Beckley, N. White, and M. Albain. 2012. "Comparison of Global Mean Sea Level Time Series from TOPEX/Poseidon, Jason-1, and Jason-2." Marine Geodesy 35 (SI): 20-41 [10.1080/01490419.2012.717862 ]

    Llovel, W., M. Becker, A. Cazenave, et al. S. Jevrejeva, R. Alkama, B. Decharme, H. Douville, M. Ablain, and B. D. Beckley. 2011. "Terrestrial waters and sea level variations on interannual time scale." GLOBAL AND PLANETARY CHANGE 75 (1-2): 76-82 [10.1016/j.gloplacha.2010.10.008 ]

    Lemoine, F. G., N. P. Zelensky, D. S. Chinn, et al. D. E. Pavlis, D. D. Rowlands, B. D. Beckley, S. B. Luthcke, P. Willis, M. Ziebart, A. Sibthorpe, J. P. Boy, and V. Luceri. 2010. "Towards development of a consistent orbit series for TOPEX/Poseidon Jason-1 and Jason-2." Adv. Space Res. 46 1513-1540 [10.1016/j.asr.2010.05.007]

    Birkett, C. M., and B. D. Beckley. 2010. "Investigating the Performance of the Jason-2/OSTM Radar Altimeter over Lakes and Reservoirs." Marine Geodesy 33 (sup1): 204-238 [10.1080/01490419.2010.488983]

    Zelensky, N. P., F. G. Lemoine, M. Ziebart, et al. A. Sibthorpe, P. Willis, B. D. Beckley, S. M. Klosko, D. S. Chinn, D. D. Rowlands, S. B. Luthcke, D. E. Pavlis, and V. Luceri. 2010. "DORIS/SLR POD modeling improvements for Jason-1 and Jason-2." Adv. Space Res. 46 (12): 1541-1558 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1016/j.asr.2010.05.008]

    Ray, R. D., B. D. Beckley, and F. G. Lemoine. 2010. "Vertical crustal motion derived from satellite altimetry and tide gauges, and comparisons with DORIS measurements." Adv. Space Res. 45 (12): 1510-1522 [Full Text (Link)] [ 10.1016/j.asr.2010.02.020]

    Beckley, B. D., N. P. Zelensky, S. A. Holmes, et al. F. G. Lemoine, R. D. Ray, G. Mitchum, S. Desai, and S. Brown. 2010. "Assessment of the Jason-2 Extension to the TOPEX/Poseidon, Jason-1 Sea-Surface Height Time Series for Global Mean Sea Level Monitoring ." Marine Geodesy 33 447-471 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1080/01490419.2010.491029]

    Wright, C., E. J. Walsh, W. B. Krabill, et al. W. Shaffer, S. Baig, M. Peng, L. Pietrafesa, F. D. Garcia, P. Black, J. G. Sonntag, and B. Beckley. 2009. "Measuring Storm Surge with an Airborne Wide-Swath Radar Altimeter." J Atmos Ocean Technol 26 (10): 2200-2215 [10.1175/2009JTECHO627.1]

    Beckley, B. D., F. G. Lemoine, S. B. Luthcke, R. D. Ray, and N. P. Zelensky. 2007. "A reassessment of global and regional mean sea-level trends from TOPEX and Jason-1 altimetry based on revised reference frame and orbits." Geophys. Res. Lett. 34 L14608 [10.1029/2007GL030002]

    Tran, N., D. Vandemark, B. Chapron, et al. S. Labroue, H. Feng, B. Beckley, and P. Vincent. 2006. "New models for satellite altimeter sea state bias correction developed using global wave model data." Journal of Geophysical Research 111 (C9): C09009 [10.1029/2005jc003406]

    Feng, H., D. Vandemark, Y. Quilfen, B. Chapron, and B. Beckley. 2006. "Assessment of wind-forcing impact on a global wind-wave model using the TOPEX altimeter." Ocean Engineering 33 (11-12): 1431-1461 [10.1016/j.oceaneng.2005.10.015]

    Macmillan, D. S., P. Fang, and B. D. Beckley. 2004. "Monitoring the TOPEX and Jason-1 Microwave Radiometers with GPS and VLBI Wet Zenith Path Delays." Marine Geodesy 27 (3-4): 703-716 [10.1080/01490410490904780]

    Beckley, B. D., P. S. Callahan, S. B. Luthcke, and N. P. Zelensky. 2004. "Towards a Seamless Transition from TOPEX/Poseidon to Jason-1." Marine Geodesy 27 (3-4): 373-389 [10.1080/01490410490889148]

    Cherniawsky, J. Y., M. G. Foreman, W. R. Crawford, and B. D. Beckley. 2004. "Altimeter observations of sea-level variability off the west coast of North America." International Journal of Remote Sensing 25 (7-8): 1303-1306 [10.1080/01431160310001592210]

    Foreman, M. G., R. G. Bell, J. Y. Cherniawsky, and B. Beckley. 2004. "Tides and sea‐level variability in the south‐west Pacific from TOPEX/Poseidon." New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 38 (4): 649-669 [10.1080/00288330.2004.9517268]

    Ray, R., and B. Beckley. 2003. "Simultaneous ocean wave measurements by the Jason and Topex satellites, with buoy and model comparisons." Marine Geodesy 26 367-382 [ 10.1080/714044527]

    Andersen, O. B., P. Knudsen, and B. Beckley. 2002. "Monitoring sea level and sea surface temperature trends from ERS satellites." Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Parts A/B/C 27 (32-34): 1413-1417 [10.1016/s1474-7065(02)00081-5]

    Vandemark, D., N. Tran, B. D. Beckley, B. Chapron, and P. Gaspar. 2002. "Direct estimation of sea state impacts on impacts on radar altimeter sea level measurements." Geophys Res Lett 29 (24): 1-1 - 1-4 [10.1029/2002GL015776]

    Simpson, J. J., J. S. Berg, C. J. Koblinsky, G. L. Hufford, and B. Beckley. 2001. "The NVAP global water vapor data set: independent cross-comparison and multiyear variability." Remote Sensing of Environment 76 (1): 112-129 [10.1016/s0034-4257(00)00199-1]

    Wang, L., C. Koblinsky, S. Howden, and B. Beckley. 1998. "Large-scale Rossby wave in the mid-latitude South Pacific from altimetry data." Geophysical Research Letters 25 (2): 179-182 [10.1029/97gl03567]

    Wang, L., C. Koblinsky, S. Howden, and B. Beckley. 1998. "Intermittence and modulation of mesoscale variability." Geophysical Research Letters 25 (23): 4365-4368 [10.1029/1998gl900164]

    Nerem, R., K. Rachlin, and B. D. Beckley. 1997. "Characterization of global mean sea level variations observed by TOPEX/POSEIDON using empirical orthogonal functions." Surveys in Geophysics 18 (2/3): 293-302 [10.1023/a:1006596211926]

    Bilitza, D., C. Koblinsky, S. Zia, R. Williamson, and B. Beckley. 1996. "The equator anomaly region as seen by the TOPEX/Poseidon satellite." Advances in Space Research 18 (6): 23-32 [10.1016/0273-1177(95)00894-2]

    Bilitza, D., C. Koblinsky, B. Beckley, S. Zia, and R. Williamson. 1995. "Using IRI for the computation of ionospheric corrections for altimeter data analysis." Advances in Space Research 15 (2): 113-119 [10.1016/s0273-1177(99)80032-5]

    Nerem, R. S., E. J. Schrama, C. J. Koblinsky, and B. D. Beckley. 1994. "A preliminary evaluation of ocean topography from the TOPEX/POSEIDON mission." Journal of Geophysical Research 99 (C12): 24565 [10.1029/94jc01431]

    Marsh, J. G., C. J. Koblinsky, H. J. Zwally, A. C. Brenner, and B. D. Beckley. 1992. "A global mean sea surface based upon GEOS 3 and Seasat altimeter data." Journal of Geophysical Research 97 (B4): 4915 [10.1029/91jb03153]

    Ray, R., C. Koblinsky, and B. Beckley. 1991. "On the effectiveness of Geosat altimeter corrections." International Journal of Remote Sensing 12 1979-1984 [10.1080/01431169108955231]

    Brenner, A. C., C. J. Koblinsky, and B. D. Beckley. 1990. "A preliminary estimate of geoid-induced variations in repeat orbit satellite altimeter observations." Journal of Geophysical Research 95 (C3): 3033 [10.1029/jc095ic03p03033]

    Marsh, J. G., A. C. Brenner, B. D. Beckley, and T. V. Martin. 1986. "Global mean sea surface based upon the Seasat altimeter data." Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 91 (B3): 3501-3506 [10.1029/jb091ib03p03501]

    Cheney, R. E., J. G. Marsh, and B. D. Beckley. 1983. "Global mesoscale variability from collinear tracks of SEASAT altimeter data." Journal of Geophysical Research 88 (C7): 4343 [10.1029/jc088ic07p04343]

    Non-Refereed

    Zelensky, N. P., F. G. Lemoine, D. D. Rowlands, et al. S. B. Luthcke, D. S. Chinn, J. L. Beall, B. D. Beckley, S. M. Klosko, P. Willis, and V. Luceri. 2008. "Sub-centimeter SLR precision with the SLRF2005/LPOD2005 network." Proceedings of the 16th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, Poznan, Poland, Oct. 12-17, 2008 [Full Text (Link)]

    Lemoine, F. G., N. P. Zelensky, S. B. Luthcke, et al. D. D. Rowlands, D. S. Chinn, B. D. Beckley, and S. M. Klosko. 2006. "13 years of TOPEX/Poseidon precision orbit determination and the 10-fold improvement in expected orbit accuracy." AIAA Paper 2006-6672, AIAA/AAS Astrodynamics Conference, 21–24 August 2006, Keystone, Colorado [Full Text (Link)]

    Lemoine, F. G., D. S. Chinn, N. P. Zelensky, B. D. Beckley, and J. L. Lillibridge. 2006. "Towards the GEOSAT Follow-On Precise Orbit Determination Goals of High Accuracy and Near-Real-Time Processing." AIAA Paper 2006-6402, AIAA/AAS Astrodynamics Conference, 21–24 August 2006, Keystone, Colorado [Full Text (Link)]

    Feng, H., D. Vandemark, B. Chapron, and B. Beckley. 2004. "Use of global wave model to correct altimeter sea level estimates." Proc IGARSS 2004 4 2738-2741

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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