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Lee, Y., Ahn, M. H., & Lee, S. J. (2022). Incremental Learning with Neural Network Algorithm for the Monitoring Pre-Convective Environments Using Geostationary Imager. Remote Sensing, 14(2), 387.


신혜민, 안명환, 김지수, 이시혜, & 이병일. (2021). 위성기반 GK2A 의 대기운동벡터와 Aeolus/ALADIN 바람 비교. 대한원격탐사학회지, 37(6), 1631-1645.


Kang, M., Ahn, M. H., Kim, J., Nicks, D., Eo, M., Lee, Y., ... & Lee, D. W. (2021). Characteristics of the Spectral Response Function of Geostationary Environment Monitoring Spectrometer Analyzed by Ground and In-Orbit Measurements. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing.

Lee, S. J., & Ahn, M. H. (2021). Synergistic Benefits of Intercomparison Between Simulated and Measured Radiances of Imagers Onboard Geostationary Satellites. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing.


Lee, Y., Ahn, M.H. and Kang, M., 2020. The New Potential of Deep Convective Clouds as a Calibration Target for a Geostationary UV/VIS Hyperspectral Spectrometer. Remote Sensing, 12(3), p.446.

Kang, M., Ahn, M. H., Liu, X., Jeong, U., & Kim, J. (2020). Spectral Calibration Algorithm for the Geostationary Environment Monitoring Spectrometer (GEMS). Remote Sensing, 12(17), 2846.

Kim, J., Jeong, U., Ahn, M. H., Kim, J. H., Park, R. J., Lee, H., ... & Choi, Y. (2020). New era of air quality monitoring from space: Geostationary Environment Monitoring Spectrometer (GEMS). Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 101(1), E1-E22.

Chong, H., Lee, S., Kim, J., Jeong, U., Li, C., Krotkov, N. A., ... & Koo, J. H. (2020). High-resolution mapping of SO2 using airborne observations from the GeoTASO instrument during the KORUS-AQ field study: PCA-based vertical column retrievals. Remote Sensing of Environment, 241, 111725.


Kim, T. M., Lee, S. J., Ahn, M. H., & Chung, S. R. (2019). Evaluation of Atmospheric Profile Retrieval Algorithm for GK2A Satellite with Dropsonde Observations. Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 1-9.


Cimini, D., Hocking, J., De Angelis, F., Cersosimo, A., Di Paola, F., Gallucci, D., ... & Romano, F. (2019). RTTOV-gb v1. 0–updates on sensors, absorption models, uncertainty, and availability. Geoscientific Model Development, 12(5).​

Lee, S. J., M.-H. Ahn, and S. Ha, 2019: Total Column Ozone Retrieval From the Infrared Measurements of a Geostationary Imager, IEEE TGRS., 57(8), 5642-5650

Lee, Y., Han, D., Ahn, M.H., Im, J. and Lee, S.J., 2019. Retrieval of total precipitable water from Himawari-8 AHI data: a comparison of random forest, extreme gradient boosting, and deep neural network. Remote Sensing, 11(15), p.1741.


Lee, S., Hwang, S. O., Kim, J., & Ahn, M. H. (2018). Characteristics of cloud occurrence using ceilometer measurements and its relationship to precipitation over Seoul. Atmospheric Research, 201, 46-57.

Pyo, J. C., Ligaray, M., Kwon, Y. S., Ahn, M. H., Kim, K., Lee, H., ... & Cho, K. H. (2018). High-spatial resolution monitoring of phycocyanin and chlorophyll-a using airborne hyperspectral imagery. Remote Sensing, 10(8), 1180.

Won, H. and Ahn, M., 2018. Effects of Dynamic Range and Sampling Rate of an Infrared Thermometer to the Accuracy of the Cloud Detection. Remote Sensing, 10(7), p.1049.

Sim, S., Im, J., Park, S., Park, H., Ahn, M. H., & Chan, P. W. (2018). Icing detection over East Asia from geostationary satellite data using machine learning approaches. Remote Sensing, 10(4), 631.

Choi, W. J., Moon, K. J., Yoon, J., Cho, A., Kim, S. K., Lee, S., ... & Kim, J. Y. (2018). Introducing the geostationary environment monitoring spectrometer. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 12(4), 044005.


Lee, S. J., M.-H. Ahn, and S.-R. Chung, 2017: Atmospheric Profile Retrieval Algorithm for Next Generation Geostationary Satellite of Korea and Its Application to the Advanced Himawari Imager. Remote Sens. 9, 1294.

Kim, M., Im, J., Park, H., Park, S., Lee, M. I., & Ahn, M. H. (2017). Detection of tropical overshooting cloud tops using himawari-8 imagery. Remote Sensing, 9(7), 685.

Lee, S. S., Li, Z., Mok, J., Ahn, M. H., Kim, B. G., Choi, Y. S., ... & Yoo, H. L. (2017). Interactions between aerosol absorption, thermodynamics, dynamics, and microphysics and their impacts on a multiple-cloud system. Climate Dynamics, 49(11-12), 3905-3921.

Chang, M., Ho, C. H., Park, M. S., Kim, J., & Ahn, M. H. (2017). Multiday evolution of convective bursts during western North Pacific tropical cyclone development and nondevelopment using geostationary satellite measurements. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 122(3), 1635-1649.



Ahn, M.-H., H. Y. Won, D. Han, Y.-H. Kim, and J.-C. Ha, 2016: Characterization of downwelling radiance measured from a ground-based microwave radiometer using numerical weather prediction model data, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 281–293.


Lee, S. J.,  M.-H. Ahn, and Y. Lee, 2016: Application of an Artificial Neural Network for a Direct Estimation of Atmospheric Instability from a Next-Generation Imager, Adv. Atmos. Sci., 33(2), 221-232.



Ahn, M. H., Kang, M., Liu, X., & Kim, J. (2015, June). A sensitivity study for the calibration of hyperspectral spectrometer on board the geostationary multipurpose satellite of Korea. In Third International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of the Environment (RSCy2015) (Vol. 9535, p. 95351U). International Society for Optics and Photonics.​

Ahn, M. H., Lee, S. J., & Kim, D. (2015, June). Estimation of uncertainties in the spectral response function of the water vapor channel of a meteorological imager. In Third International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of the Environment (RSCy2015) (Vol. 9535, p. 95351V). International Society for Optics and Photonics.

Ahn, M. H., Han, D., Won, H. Y., & Morris, V. (2015). A cloud detection algorithm using the downwelling infrared radiance measured by an infrared pyrometer of the ground-based microwave radiometer. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, 8(2), 553-566.

Han. H., S. Lee, J. Im, M. Kim, M.I. Lee, M.H. Ahn, and S. R. Chung, 2015: Detection of Convective Initiation Using Meteorological Imager Onboard Communication, Ocean, and Meteorological Satellite Based on Machine Learning Approches, Remote sens., 7, 9184-9204


Kim, D., M. H. Ahn, and M. Choi, 2015: Inter-comparison of the infrared channels of the meteorological imager onboard COMS and hyperspectral IASI data. Adv. Atmos. Sci., vol. 32, 979-990


H.El-Askary, S. K. Park, M. H. Ahn, A. prasad, M. Kafatos, 2015: On the Detection and Monitoring of the Transport of an Asian Dust Storm Using Multi-Sensor Satellite Remote Sensing, J. Environmental Informatics, 25(2) 99-116



Kim, D. H. and Ahn, M. H.: Introduction of the in-orbit test and its performance for the first meteorological imager of the Communication, Ocean, and Meteorological Satellite, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 2471-2485, doi:10.5194/amt-7-2471-2014, 2014.


안명환 , 2014: 현업용 기상위성에 대한 주도권 다툼: 1960년 TIROS. 발사 이후, 대기, 24(2), 171-187.



안명환 , 2012, 기상위성의 태동: 최초의 기상위성 TIROS, 대기, 22(4), 479-489


Lee, K.M., J.H. Park, M.H. Ahn , M.L. Ou, Y.J. Kim, 2012, Line-by-line radiative transfer model for infrared spectrum of AERI, Asia Pacific J. Atmos. Sci. 48(2), 135-143.


Chun, H.W., B.J. Sohn, D.H. Kim, M.H. Ahn, M.L. Ou, 2012, Solar channel calibration using desert targets in Australia: Application to the MTSAT-1R visible sensor, J. Meteorological Soc. of Japan , 90(2), 191-205


M.H. Ahn, 2012, Introduction to the new space based capability on the typhoon information extraction in the Ease Asia region, The 5th Korea-China Joint Workshop on Tropical Cyclones, Jeju, Korea.



Sohn, B.J., H.S. Park, H.J. Han, and M.H. Ahn , 2008, Evaluating the calibration of MTSAT-1R infrared channels using collocated Terra MODIS measurements, Int. J. Remote Sens., 29(10), 3033-3042


Sohn, B.J., D.E. Chang, M.H. Ahn , S. Yang, 2008, Use of numerical forecasts for improving TMI rain retrievals over the mountainous area in Korea, J. Appl. Meteor. Climatology , 47(7), 1995-2007.


김미자, 김윤재, 손은하, 김금란, 안명환 , 2008, 정지기상위성 자료를 이용한 정량적 황사지수 개발 연구, 대기 , 18(4), 267-277



Choi, Y.S., C.H. Ho, M.H. Ahn , Y.M. Kim, 2007, An exploratory study of cloud remote sensing capabilities of the Communication, Ocean and Meteorological Satellite (COMS) imagery, Int. J. Remote Sens. 28(21), 4715-4732


Kim, J., J.M. Yoon, M.H. Ahn , B.J. Sohn, H.S. Lim, 2007, Retrieving aerosol optical depth using visible and mid-IR channels from geostationary satellite, MTSAT-1R, Int. J. Remote Sens., 29(21), 6181-6192


Park, M.S., Y.S. Choi, C.H. Ho, C.H. Suk, S.K. Park, M.H. Ahn , 2007, Regional cloud characteristics over the tropical northwestern pacific as revealed by TRMM PR and TMI, J. Geophys. Res . 112(d5), D05209


Chang, K.H., T.H. Oh, M.H. Ahn, M.S. Cho, S.N. Oh, 2007, Investigation of NESDIS' calibration algorithm of the imagers for IR channels on GOES-12, Kor. J. Remote. Sens. , 23(1), 55-58



Yoon, J.M., J. Kim, J.H. Lee, M.H. Ahn , B.J. Sohn, 2007, Retrieval of Aerosol Optical Depth over East Asia from a Geostationary Satellite, MTSAT-1R, J. Kor. Meteo. Soc., 43(2), 49-58



Oh, T.H., M.H. Ahn, N.S. Cho, S.N. Oh, 2007, Investigation of NESDIS's calibration algorithm of the imagers for IR channels on GOES-12, J. Kor. Meteo. Soc . 43-2, 49-58



유정문, 정명재, 이규태, 김준, 허창회, 안명환 , 허영민, 이주은, 유혜림, 정주용, 신인철, 최용상, 김영미, 2007, 레일리 대기에서 단파 영역에서의 복사전달모델 결과들의 상호비교, 한국지구과학회지 , 28-3, 298-310




Ahn, M.H., E.H. Sohn, B.J. Hwang, F. Wu, 2006, Derivation of regression coefficients for sea surface temperature retrieval over East Asia, J. Adv. Atmos. Sci . 23, 474-486


E.H. Sohn, M.H. Ahn , D.E. Chang, 2006, A quality control algorithm of rawinsonde wind data for the East Asia region, J. Kor. Meteo. Soc ., 42-6, 102-127


Yoo, J.M., M.J. Jeong, H.L. Yoo, J.E. Rhee, Y.M, Hur, M.H. Ahn , 2006, Fog sensing over the Korean Peninsula derived from satellite observation of MODIS and GOES-9, Kor. J. Remote. Sens., 22, 373-377


Oh, H.R., Y.S. Choi, C.H. Ho, M.H. Ahn , 2006, Development of sky cover retrieval algorithm for the COMS imagery, J. Kor. Meteo. Soc ., 42(6)


Chung, C.Y., H.K. Lee, H.J. Ahn, M.H. Ahn , S.N. Oh, 2006; Developing the Cloud detection algorithm for COMS Meteorological Data Processing System, K. J. Remote Sens. 22-5, 367-372


권혁조, 이동규, 박선기, 안명환 , 2006, 한국기상학회지의 국제화에 대한 방안, 대기 , 16-2, 159-168


유정문, 윤미영, 정명재, 안명환 , 2006, 극궤도 및 정지궤도 위성관측을 이용한 한반도에서의 안개탐지, 한국지구과학회지 , 27(4), 450-463




Choi, Y.S., C.H. Ho, M.H. Ahn , Y.S. Kim, 2005, Enhancement of the consistency of MODIS thin cirrus with cloud phase by adding 1.6 micron reflectance, Int. J. Remote Sens., 21, 4669-4680


서명석, 이정림, 강전호, 이동규, 안명환 , 2005, 동아시아지역에서 식생의 계절 변화와 기후요소와의 관계, 한국기상학회지 , 41-4, 557


장동언, 장태규, 이용희, 조천호, 안명환 , 2005, 단시간 수치예보를 위한 ATOVS 산출 온도자료의 활용, 한국기상학회지 , 41(4), 599-613




Sohn, E.H., Ahn, M.H ., 2004, Validation of the cloud top height assignment using ground-based observation data, Proc. SPIE, 5652, 22-29




Ahn, M.H ., M.J. Kim, C.Y. Chung, A.S. Suh, 2003, Introduction to the KMA ATOVS retrieval procedure and validation, J. Adv. Atmos. Sci . 20(3), 398-414


Ahn, M.H ., E.H. Sohn, B.J. Hwang, 2003, A new algorithm for sea fog/stratus detection using GMS-5 IR data, J. Adv. Atmos. Sci . 20(6), 899-913


Ho, C.H., J.Y. Lee, M.H. Ahn , H.S. Lee, 2003, A sudden change in summer rainfall characteristics in Korea during the late 1970s, Int. J. Climat , 23(1), 117-128


Ahn, M.H ., J.M. Koo, C.Y. Chung, J.C. Nam, 2003, Effects of the tropospheric dust on the sea surface temperature derivation from the GMS-5 IR data, J. Kor. Meteo. Soc ., 39(6), 653-666




Ahn, M.H ., Y.K. Seo, H.S. Park, A.S. Suh, H.J. Kwon, 2002, Determination of tropical cyclone center by using TRMM microwave imager data, Geophys. Res. Lett. , 29(9), 15-18


Kwon, H.J., S.H. Won, Ahn, M.H ., A.S. Suh, H.S. Chung, 2002, GFDL-type typhoon initialization in MM5, Month. Wea. Rev. 130(12), 2966-2974


Ahn, M.H ., S.H. Bae, E.H. Sohn, J.Y. Byon, A.S. Suh, 2002, Application of NOAA/AMSU data for the tropical cyclone center fixing, Kor. J. Atmos. Sci. , 5(2), 147-160


안명환 , 김금란, 2002, 정지궤도 통신해양기상위성의 기상분야 요구사항에 관하여, 한국기상학회보 , 12(4), 20-42


김금란, 안명환 , 2002, 기상청 위성자료의 처리 및 활용, 한국기상학회보 , 12(4), 43-55


Ahn, M.H ., B.J. Hwang, E.H. Sohn, M.J. Kim, A.S. Suh, 2001, Derivation of sea surface temperature from GMS-5 for the high resolution numerical weather prediction models, Kor. J. Atmos. Sci. , 5(2), 147-160


Lee, Y.H., and M.H. Ahn , 2001, The impact of high resolution SST on the performance of temperature prediction in a short-range prediction, J. Kor. Meteo. Soc ., 39(6), 653-666


김승범, 김문규, 안명환 , 김계현, 사공호상, 2001, 위성자료를 응용한 지구관측 분야의 기술분류와 국내 연구동향 파악, 대한원격탐사학회지, 17(3), 253-273


김소현, 황병준, 안명환 , 정 효상, 2000, 한반도 지역의 마이크로파 위성자료와 고층관측자료의 비교, 원격탐사학회지 , 16(1), 47-54


Ho, C.H., K.M. Kim, D.S. Han, M.H. Ahn , 1998, A stratosphere-troposphere temperature seasaw and its connection with total ozone over Korea, J. Kor. Meteo. Soc ., 34(1), 122-127

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