Relevant Publications of the
Great Lakes Remote Sensing Group
Infrared Remote Sensing of Lake Temperature

Budd, J. W., W. C. Kerfoot, A. Pilant and L. M. Jipping. 1999. "The Keweenaw Current and ice rafting: Use of satellite imagery to investigate copper-rich particle dispersal." J. Great Lakes Res. 25(4):642-662

Diehl, S.F., J.W. Budd, D. Ullman, J-F Cayula. 2002. "Geographic window sizes applied to remote sensing sea surface temperature front detection." J. Atmos. Ocean. Tech.

Budd, J.W., W.C. Kerfoot and A.L. Maclean. 1998. "Documenting Complex Surface Temperature Patterns from Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR) imagery of Saginaw Bay, Lake Huron," J. Great Lakes Res. 24(2): 582-594.

Remote Sensing of Biogeochemical Distributions in Lakes

Budd, J.W., T.D. Drummer, G.L. Fahnenstiel, T. Nalepa. 2001. "Remote sensing of biotic effects: Zebra mussels (Dreissena polymorpha) influence on water clarity in Saginaw Bay," Limnol. Ocean. 46(2): 213-223.

Bogdan, J.J., J.W. Budd, and K.C. Hornbuckle. "The effect of a large resuspension event in southern Lake Michigan on the short-term cycling of organic contaminants." In press, J. Great Lakes Res.

Churchill, J.H. E.A. Ralph, A.M. Cates, J.W. Budd, N. Urban, "Observations of a negatively buoyant river plume in a large lake", Limnol. Ocean. Submitted

Budd, J.W., A.M. Beeton, D.A. Culver, W.C. Kerfoot, and R.P. Stumpf. In press. "Satellite observations of Microcystis blooms in western Lake Erie," International Association of Theoretical and Applied Limnology: Proceedings of the 27th Congress, August 9-14, 1998.

James D. Chye, "Automated Edge Detection for Remotely Sensed Imagery," 2001. Master's Thesis, 36 pp.

Daniel S. Warrington, "Great Lakes Chlorohpyll and Turbidity Estimates Using SeaWiFS Imagery", (2001). Masters Thesis, Michigan Technological Univeristy, 94 pp.

Lake Optical Properties

Ma, X., "Structure, fractionation and spectral properties of humic substances and photodegradation processes in Lake Superior and related rivers," PhD dissertation, MTU, 2000.

Modeling Physical and Biological Processes

Ji, R., C. Chen, D.J. Schwab, D. Beletsky, J.W. Budd, G.L. Fahnenstiel, T.H. Johengen, H. Vanderploeg, B.J. Eadie, M. Bundy, "Influence of Suspended sediments on the ecosystem in Lake Michigan: A 3-D coupled bio-physicalmodeling experiment. In review, J. Phys. Ocean.

Chen, C., E. Ralph, S.A. Green, J.W. Budd and F.Y. Zhang. 2001. "Prognostic Modeling Studies of the Keweenaw Current in L. Superior. Part I: Formation and Evolution. J. Phys. Ocean. 31: 379-395.

Zhu, J., C. Chen, E. Ralph, S.A. Green, J.W. Budd, F.Y. Zhang. 2001. "Prognostic Modeling Studies of the Keweenaw Current in L. Superior. Part II: Simulation," J. Phys. Ocean. 31: 396-410.