Published Articles

GEWEX Report:
Exec.Summ.PDF International GEWEX Project Office, 2002: GSWP-2: The Second Global Soil Wetness Project Science and Implementation Plan. IGPO Publication Series No. 37, 65 pp.

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Overview Article:
AbstractPDF Dirmeyer, P. A., A. J. Dolman, and N. Sato,1999: The Global Soil Wetness Project: A pilot project for global land surface modeling and validation. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 80, 851-878.
GEWEX Reports:
HTML International GEWEX Project Office, 1998: Global Soil Wetness Project: Preliminary report on the pilot phase. IGPO Publication Series No. 29, 48 pp.

International GEWEX Project Office, 1995: Global Soil Wetness Project. IGPO Publication Series, 47 pp.
J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, Vol. 77, No. 1B (GSWP-1 Special Issue):
Abstract Chen, F., and K. Mitchell,1999: Using the GEWEX/ISLSCP Forcing Data to Simulate Global Soil MoistureFields and Hydrological Cycle for 1987--1988, J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 167-182.
Abstract Entin, J.K., A.Robock, K.Y.Vinnikov, V.Zabelin, S.Liu, A.Namkhai and Ts. Adyasuren, 1999: Evaluation of Global Soil Wetness Project Soil Moisture Simulations, J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 183-198.
Abstract Matsuyama, H. T.Nishimura and N.Sato, 1999: Validation of the Atmospheric Forcing of ISLSCP Initiative I CD-ROM and Outputs from the JMA-SiB Using FIFE Observations, J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 199-215.
Abstract Zhang, C., D.A.Dazlich and D.A.Randall, 1999: Simulations of Soil Moisture and Surface Water Balance Using the Simple Biosphere Model 2, J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 217-234.
Abstract Oki, T., T.Nishimura and P.Dirmeyer, 1999: Assessment of Annual Runoff from Land Surface Models Using Total Runoff Integrating Pathways (TRIP), J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 235-255.
Abstract Koster, R.D., T.Oki and M.J.Suarez, 1999: The Offline Validation of Land Surface Models: Assessing Success at the Annual Timescale, J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 257-263.
Abstract Morrill, J.C., R.E.Dickinson and A.N.Hahmann, 1999: Sensitivity of a Land Surface Model to the Diurnal Distribution of Downward Longwave Radiation, J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 265-279.
Abstract Pitman, A.J., M.Zhao and C.E.Desborough, 1999: Investigating the Sensitivity of a Land Surface Scheme's Simulation of Soil Wetness and Evaporation to Spatial and Temporal Leaf Area Index Variability within the Global Soil Wetness Project, J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 281-290.
Abstract Dirmeyer, P.A. and F.J.Zeng, 1999: Precipitation Infiltration in the Simplified SiB Land Surface Scheme, J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 291-303.
Abstract Douville, H., E.Bazile, P.Caille, D.Giard, J.Noilhan, L.Peirone and F.Taillefer, 1999: Global Soil Wetness Project: Forecast and Assimilation Experiments Performed at Meteo-France, J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 305-316.
Abstract Boone, A. and P.J.Wetzel, 1999: A Simple Scheme for Modeling Sub-Grid Soil Texture Variability for Use in an Atmospheric Climate Model, J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 317-333.
Abstract Sud, Y.C. and D.M.Mocko, 1999: New Snow-Physics to Complement SSiB Part I: Design and Evaluation with ISLSCP Initiative I Datasets, J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 335-348.
Abstract Mocko, D.M., G.K.Walker and Y.C.Sud, 1999: New Snow-Physics to Complement SSiB Part II: Effects on Soil Moisture Initialization and Simulated Surface Fluxes, Precipitation and Hydrology of GEOS II GCM, J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 349-366.
Abstract Dirmeyer, P.A., 1999: Assessing GCM Sensitivity to Soil Wetness Using GSWP Data, J Meteor. Soc. Jap., 77, 367-385.
Other GSWP-Related Papers:
AbstractPDF Chapelon, N., H. Douville, P. Kosuth, and T. Oki, 2002: Off-line simulation of the Amazon water balance: A sensitivity study with implications for GSWP.  Climate Dyn., 19, 141-154.
AbstractPDFHTML Douville, H., 2002: Influence of soil moisture on the Asian and African monsoons. Part II: Interannual variability. J. Climate, 15, 701-720.
AbstractPDFHTML Saleem, J. A., and G. D. Salvucci, 2002: Comparison of Soil Wetness Indices for Inducing Functional Similarity of Hydrologic Response across Sites in Illinois. J. Hydrometeor., 3, 80–91.
Douville, H., F. Chauvin, and H. Broqua, 2001: Influence of soil moisture on the Asian and African monsoons. Part I: Mean monsoon and daily precipitation. J. Climate, 14, 2381-2403.
AbstractPDFHTML Dirmeyer, P. A. 2001: Climate drift in a coupled land-atmosphere model. J. Hydrometeor., 2, 89-100.
AbstractPDFHTML Kanae, S., T. Oki, and K. Musiake, 2001: Impact of Deforestation on Regional Precipitation over the Indochina Peninsula. J. Hydrometeor., 2, 51–70.
Mocko, David M., Y. C. Sud, 2001: Refinements to SSiB with an Emphasis on Snow Physics: Evaluation and Validation Using
GSWP and Valdai Data. Earth Interactions,5, 1–31.
AbstractPDFHTML Nijssen, B., R. Schnur, D. P. Lettenmaier, 2001: Global Retrospective Estimation of Soil Moisture Using the Variable Infiltration Capacity Land Surface Model, 1980–93. J. Climate, 14, 1790–1808.
AbstractPDF Douville, H., and F. Chauvin, 2000: Relevance of soil moisture for seasonal climate predictions: A preliminary study. Climate Dyn., 16, 719-736.
Polcher, J., P. Cox, P. Dirmeyer, H. Dolman, H. Gupta, A. Henderson-Sellers, P. Houser, R. Koster, T. Oki, A. Pitman, and P. Viterbo, 2000: GLASS: Global Land-Atmosphere System Study. GEWEX News, 10, No. 2 3-5.
Dirmeyer, P. A.. 2000: Using a global soil wetness data set to improve seasonal climate simulation. J. Climate, 13, 2900-2922.
Dirmeyer, P. A., F. J. Zeng, A. Ducharne, J. C. Morrill, and R. D. Koster, 2000: The sensitivity of surface fluxes to soil water content in three land surface schemes. J. Hydrometeor., 1, 121-134.
AbstractPDFHTML Boone, Aaron, Jean-Christophe Calvet, Joël Noilhan, 1999: Inclusion of a Third Soil Layer in a Land Surface Scheme Using the Force–Restore Method. Journal of Applied Meteorology, 38, 1611–1630.
  Pitman, A. J., A. G. Slater, C. E. Desborough, M. Zhao, 1999: Uncertainty in the simulation of runoff due to the parameterization of frozen soil moisture using the Global Soil Wetness Project methodology. J. Geophys. Res., 104, 16879-16888.
  Rodell, M., and J. S. Famiglietti, 1999: Detectability of variations in continental water storage from satellite observations of the time dependent gravity field. Water Resour. Res., 35, 2705-2723.
AbstractPDF Douville, H., 1998: Validation and sensitivity of the global hydrologic budget in stand-alone simulations with the ISBA land-surface scheme. Climate Dyn., 14, 151-171.
  Dirmeyer, P. A., 1997: The Global Soil Wetness Project. GEWEX News, 7, No. 2 3-6.
  Sato, N., and N. Nishimura, 1995: Global soil wetness project: Sensitivity of a simulated water budget to temporal resolution of atmospheric forcings GEWEX News, 5, No. 2 1, 4-5.