Publications

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2020

Aryal S., J. S. Evans, J. Correira, T. Dang, J. Lei, H. Liu, G. Jee, A. G. Burns, W. Wang, S. C. Solomon, F. I. Laskar, W. E. McClintock, and R. W. Eastes, First Global-scale Synoptic Imaging of a Solar Eclipse in the Thermosphere, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, doi:10.1029/2020JA027789, September 2020.

Cai, X., A. G. Burns, W. Wang, A. Coster, L. Qian, J. Liu, S. C. Solomon, R. W. Eastes, R. E. Daniell, and W. E. McClintock,  Comparison of GOLD nighttime measurements with total electron content: preliminary results. Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 125, e2019JA027767. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JA027767, August 2020

Karan, D. K., R. E. Daniell, S. L. England, R. W. Eastes, C. R. Martinis, A. G. Burns, and W. E. McClintock, First zonal drift velocity measurement from a geostationary orbit of Equatorial Plasma Bubble (EPB) using GOLD data J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, doi:10.1029/2020JA028173, August 2020.

Cai, X., A. G. Burns, W. Wang, A. Coster, L. Qian, J. Liu, S. C. Solomon, R. W. Eastes, R. E. Daniell, W. E. McClintock, First observation of post-sunset OI 135.6 nm radiance enhancement in South America by the Global-scale Observation of Limb and Disk (GOLD) mission, and plausible explanation, Geophys. Res. Lett., doi:10.1029/2019JA027767, August 2020.

Evans, J. S., J. Lumpe, J. Correira, V. Viebell, A. Kyrwonos, S. C. Solomon, and R. W. Eastes, Neutral exospheric temperatures from the GOLD mission, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, doi:10.1029/2020JA027814, June 2020.

Huba, J. D., and H.-L. Liu, Global Modeling of Equatorial Spread F with SAMI3/WACCM-X, Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1029/2020GL088258, June 2020.

Eastes, R. W., et al., Initial Observations by the Global-scale Observations of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) mission, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, doi:10.1029/2020JA027823, May 2020.

Greer, K., R. W. Eastes, S. C. Solomon,W. E. McClintock, A. G. Burns, D. W. Rusch, Variations of Lower Thermospheric FUV emissions based on GOLD observations and GLOW modeling, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, dos:10.1029/2020JA027810, May 2020.

Laskar, F. I., R. W. Eastes, C. R. Martinis, R. E. Daniell, N. M. Pedatella, A. G. Burns, W. McClintock, L. P. Goncharenko, A. Coster, M. A. Milla, W. Wang, C. E. Valladares, and M. V. Codrescu, Early Morning Equatorial Ionization Anomaly from GOLD Observations J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, doi:10.1029/2019JA027487, May 2020.

Codrescu, S. M., W. R. Rowland, T. M. Plummer, B. A. Vanier, T. E. Berger, M. V. Codrescu, Feasibility of Near-Real-Time GOLD Data Products, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, doi:10.1029/2020JA027819, May 2020.

Lumpe, J. D., McClintock, W. E., Evans, J. S., Correira, J., Veibell, V., Beland, S., & Eastes, R., A new data set of thermospheric molecular oxygen from the Global‐scale Observations of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) mission. Journal of Geophysical Research Space Physics, 125, e2020JA027812, doi:10.1029/2020JA027812, April 2020.

England, S. L., K. R. Greer, S. C. Solomon, R. W. Eastes, W. E. McClintock, and A. G. Burns, Observation of thermospheric gravity waves in the southern hemisphere with GOLD, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 125, e2019JA027405, doi:10.1029/2019JA027405, April 2020.

McClintock, W. E., R. W. Eastes, S. Beland, K. B. Bryant, A. G. Burns, J. Correira, R. E. Daniell, J. S. Evans, C. S. Harper, D. K. Karan, A. Krywonos, J. D. Lumpe, T. M. Plummer, S. C. Solomon, B. A. Vanier, V. Veibel,, Global-scale Measurements of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) Mission Implementation: 2. Observations, Data Pipeline and Level 1 Data Products, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 125, e2020JA027809, doi:10.1029/2020JA027809, April 2020.

McClintock, W. E., R. W. Eastes, A. C. Hoskins, O. H.W. Siegmund, J. B. McPhate, A. Krywonos, S. C. Solomon, and A. G. Burns, Global-scale Measurements of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) Mission Implementation: 1. Instrument Design and Early Flight Performance J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 125, e2020JA027797, doi:10.1029/2020JA027797, April 2020.

Gan, Q., R. W. Eastes, A. G. Burns, W. Wang, L. Qian, S. C. Solomon, M. V. Codrescu, and W. E. McClintock, New Observations of the Large-Scale Waves Coupling with the Ionosphere Made by the GOLD Mission: Quasi 16-day Wave Signatures in the F-region OI 135.6 nm Nightglow During Sudden Stratospheric Warmings, J. Geophys Res. Space Physics, 125, e2020JA027880, doi:10.1029/2020JA027880, April 2020.

Ajello, J.M., S. Evans, V. Veibell, C. P. Malone, G. M. Holsclaw, A. C. Hoskins, R. A. Lee, W. E. McClintock, S. Aryal, R. W. Eastes, and N. Schneider, The UV spectrum of the Lyman-Birge-Hopfield band system of N2 induced by cascading from electron impact, Journal of Geophysical Research Space Physics125, doi:10.1029/2019JA027546, February 2020.

Mitchell, R. G., Auroral structure and dynamics from GOLD, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 125, e2019JA027650, doi:10.1029/2019JA027650, February 2020.

Gan, Q., R. W. Eastes, A. G. Burns, W. Wang, L. Qian, S. C. Solomon, M. V. Codrescu, J. M. McInerney, and W. E. McClintock, First synoptic observations of geomagnetic storm effects on the global scale OI 135.6 nm dayglow in the thermosphere by the Global-scale Observations of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) Mission, Geophys. Res. Lett., 48, doi:10.1029/2019GL085400, 21 January 2020.

Martinis, C., R. E. Daniell, R. W. Eastes, J. Norrell, S. C. Solomon, A. G. Burns, J. Smith, and J. Klenzing, Longitudinal variation of post-sunset plasma depletions from the Global-scale Observations of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) mission, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, submitted, doi:10.1029/2020JA027820, 2020.

Correira, J., J.S. Evans, V. Viebell, and R. Eastes, GOLD Level 2 Data Products: O/N2 and QEUV Algorithms, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, submitted, 2020.

2019

Aa, Ercha, et al. Coordinated ground-based and space-based observations of equatorial plasma bubbles, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 125, e2019JA027569, doi:10.1029/2019JA027569, December 2019.

Oberheide, J., N. M. Pedatella, Q. Gan, K. Kumari. A. G. Burns, and R. W. Eastes, Thermospheric composition O/N2 response to an altered meridional mean circulation during Sudden Stratospheric Warmings observed by GOLD, Geophys. Res. Lett., 47, doi:10.1029/2019GL086313, 23 December 2019.

Immel, T. J., and R. W. Eastes, New NASA Missions Focus on Terrestrial Forcing of the Space Environment, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 100, 2153, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-19-0066.1, 25 November 2019.
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Cantrall, C., T. Matsuo, and S. C. Solomon, Upper atmosphere radiance data assimilation: A feasibility study for GOLD far ultraviolet observations, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 124, 8154, doi:10.1029/2019JA026910, 12 October 2019.
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Eastes, R. W., S. C. Solomon, R. E. Daniell, D. N. Anderson, A. G. Burns, S. L. England, C. R. Martinis, and W. E. McClintock, Global-scale observations of the equatorial ionization anomaly, Geophys. Res. Lett., 47, 9318, doi:10.1029/2019GL084199, 07 August 2019.
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Nighttime GIF images (212 MB ZIP)Readme (PDF)

Solomon, S. C., L. Andersson, A. G. Burns, R. W. Eastes, C. Martinis, W. E. McClintock, and A. D. Richmond, Global-scale observations and modeling of far-ultraviolet airglow during twilight, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 125, doi:10.1029/2019JA027645, 13 February 2019.
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2018

Greer, K. R., S. L. England, E. Becker, D. Rusch, and R. W. Eastes, Modeled gravity wave‐like perturbations in the brightness of far ultraviolet emissions for the GOLD mission, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 123, 5821, doi:10.1029/2018JA025501, 19 June 2018.
Data Collection (519 MB ZIP)

2017

Eastes, R. W., W.E. McClintock, A.G. Burns, et al, The Global-Scale Observations of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) Mission, Space Sci Rev, 212, 383, doi:10.1007/s11214-017-0392-2, 07 August 2017.
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Solomon, S. C., Global modeling of thermospheric airglow in the far ultraviolet, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 122, 7834, doi:10.1002/2017JA024314, 14 June 2017.
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2016

Siegmund, O. H. W., J. McPhate, T. Curtis, S. Jelinsky, J. V. Vallerga, J. Hull, J. Tedesco, Ultraviolet imaging detectors for the GOLD mission, Proc. SPIE, 9905, Space Telescopes and Instrumentation 2016: Ultraviolet to Gamma Ray, 99050D, doi:10.1117/12.2232219, 11 July 2016

2011

Eastes, R., NASA Mission to Explore Forcing of Earth’s Space Environment, Eos Trans. AGU, 90 (18), 155, doi:10.1029/2009EO180002, 03 June 2011
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2009

Eastes, R. W., CEDAR Satellite Collaboration: A GOLDen Opportunity for CEDAR Science, The Coupling, Energetics and Dynamics of Atmospheric Regions (CEDAR), 55, 5, May 2009

2008

Eastes, R. W., et al., Global-scale observations of the limb and disk (GOLD): New observing capabilities for the ionosphere-thermosphere, in Midlatitude Ionospheric Dynamics and Disturbances, P. M. Kintner, A. J. Coster, T. J. Fuller-Rowell, A. J. Mannucci, M. Mendillo, and R. Heelis, eds., AGU Geophysical Monograph Series, 181, 319, doi:10.1029/181GM29, 2008.