In review


Refereed publications (click on title to download)



Field P.R., Heymsfield A.J. Bansemer A. Twohy C. H. 2008. Determination of the combined ventilation factor and capacitance for ice crystal aggregates from airborne observations in a tropical anvil cloud. J. Atmos. Sci., 65, 376-391.

Korolev A. and Field P.R., 2008. The effect of dynamics on mixed-phase clouds: theoretical considerations. J. Atmos. Sci., 65, 66-86.



Field P.R., Heymsfield A.J. Bansemer A. 2007. Snow size distribution parameterization for midlatitude and tropical ice clouds. J. Atmos. Sci., 64, 4346-4365. Get code here

Cotton R.J., Benz S., Field P.R., Mohler O. and Schnaiter M., 2007: Technical Note: A numerical test-bed for detailed ice nucleation studies in the AIDA cloud simulation chamber. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 243-256.

Field P.R., Wood R. 2007. Precipitation and Cloud Structure in Midlatitude Cyclones. Journal of Climate, 20(2), 233-254. Get data here



Field P.R., Mohler O., Connolly P., Kramer M., Cotton R., Heymsfield A.J. H. Saatoff and Schnaiter M., 2006. Some ice nucleation characteristics of Asian and Saharan desert dust. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 2991-3006. SRef-ID: 1680-7324/acp/2006-6-2991.

Mohler O., Field P.R., Connolly P., Benz S., Saathoff H., Schnaiter M., Wagner R., Cotton R., Kramer M., Mangold A., Heymsfield A.J., 2006. Efficiency of the deposition mode of ice nucleation on mineral dust particles. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 3007-3021, SRef-ID: 1680-7324/acp/2006-6-3007.

Westbrook C.D, Ball, R.C and Field P.R., 2006: Radar scattering by aggregate snowflakes. Q.J. Roy. Met. Soc. 132, 897-914.

Field P.R.
, Heymsfield A.J. Bansemer A. 2006. Shattering and particle interarrival times measured by optical array probes in ice clouds. J. Atmos. Ocean. Tech. 23 (10) 1357-1371

Field P.R.
, Heymsfield A.J. Bansemer A. 2006. A test of ice self collection kernels using aircraft data. J. Atmos. Sci., 63, 651-666.



Field P.R., Hogan R.J., Brown P.R.A., Illingworth A.J., Choularton T.W., Cotton R.J. 2005: Parametrization of ice particle size distributions for mid-latitude stratiform cloud. Q.J. Roy. Met. Soc., 131, 1997-2017. Get code here

Clark P.D, Choularton T.W, Brown P.R.A.,Field P.R., Illingworth A.J. Hogan R.J., 2005: Numerical modelling of mixed-phase frontal clouds observed during the CWVC project. Q.J. Roy. Met. Soc. 131, 1677-1693.



Westbrook C.D., Ball R.C., Field P.R., Heymsfield A.J. 2004b Atheory of growth by differential sedimentation with application to snowflake formation. Physical Rev. E, 70 021403

Westbrook C.D., Ball R.C., Field P.R., Heymsfield A.J. 2004a Universality in snowflake aggregation. Geophys. Res. Letters, 31 doi:10.1029/2004GL020363.

Field P. R., Hogan R. J., Brown P. R. A., Illingworth A. J., Choularton T. W., Kaye P. H., Hirst E., Greenaway R. 2004, Simultaneous radar and aircraft observations of mixed-phase cloud at the 100-m-scale. . Q. J. Roy. Met. Soc., 130 (600): 1877-1904.



Field P. R., Baran A. J., Kaye P. H., Hirst E. and Greenaway R. 2003: A test of cirrus ice crystal scattering phase functions. Geophys. Res. Letters, 30 (14) 1752.

Cardwell J, Field P.R., Choularton T.W.,2003: A modelling study of ice-spectrum modes in deep frontal clouds. Q. J. Roy. Met. Soc. 129 (591): 1873-1890

Phillips V., T. W. Choularton, A. J. Illingworth, R.J. Hogan, P.R. Field. 2003: Simulations of the glaciation of a frontal mixed-phase cloud with the Explicit Microphysics Model (EMM). In press Q.J. Roy. Met. Soc.

Field P. R., Wood R., Brown P. R. A., Kaye P., Hirst E., Greenaway R., Smith J. A., 2003: Ice particle interarrival times measured with a fast FSSP. J. Atmos. Ocean. Tech. 20 (2) 249-261

Field P. R. and Heymsfield A. J., 2003: Aggregation and scaling of  ice crystal size distributions.  J. Atmos. Sci. 60 (3) 544-560.  



Heymsfield A. J., A. Bansemer, P. R. Field, S. L. Durden, J. Stith, J. E. Dye, W. Hall, G. M. McFarquhar, T. Grainger, 2002: Observations and parameterizations of particle size distributions in deep tropical cirrus and stratiform clouds: results from in-situ observations in the TRMM field campaigns. J. Atmos. Sci., 59 (24) 3457-3491 .

Cotton R. J. and P. R. Field, 2002: Ice nucleation characteristics of a n isolated wave cloud. Q. J. Roy. Met. Soc., 128 2417-2437.

Wood, R., Field, P. R. and W. R. Cotton, 2002: Bias in boundary layer precipitation parameterizations. Atmos. Res., 65, 109-128.

Hogan R. J., P. R. Field, A. J. Illingworth, R. J. Cotton, T. W. Choularton, 2002: Properties of embedded convection in warm-frontal mixed-phase cloud from aircraft and polarimetric radar. Q. J. Roy. Met. Soc.,  128, 451-476.



Field P. R., R. J. Cotton, K. Noone, P. Glantz, P. H. Kaye, E. Hirst, R. S. Greenaway, C. Jost, R. Gabriel, T. Reiner, M. Andreae, C. P. R. Saunders, A. Archer, T. Choularton, M. Smith, B. Brooks, C. Hoell, B. Bandy, D. Johnson, A. Heymsfield, 2001. Ice nucleation in orographic wave clouds: measurements made during INTACC: Q. J. Royal Met. Soc., 127, 1493-1512.

Hirst E., Kaye P. H., Greenaway R. S., Field P. R., and Johnson D. W., 2001: Discrimination of micrometre-sized ice and super-cooled droplets in mixed-phase cloud. Atmos. Environ. 35, 33-47.

Larson V., Wood R., Field P., Golaz J-C.,Vondar Harr T. and Cotton W., 2001: Systematic biases in the microphysics and thermodynamics of numerical models that ignore subgrid-scale variability. J. Atmos. Sci., 58, 1117-1128.

Larson, V. E., R. Wood, P. R. Field, J.-C. Golaz, T. H. Vonder Haar, W. R. Cotton, 2001: Small scale variability of scalars in cloudy boundary layers: one dimensional probability density functions. J. Atmos. Sci., 58, 1978-1994.



Field P. R., 2000: Bimodal ice spectra in frontal clouds. Q.J. Royal Met. Soc., 126, 379-392.

Wood R. and P. R. Field, 2000: Relationships between total water, condensed water and cloud fraction examined using aircraft data.  J. Atmos. Sci., 57, 1888-1905.




Field P. R., 1999: Aircraft observations of ice crystal evolution in an altostratus cloud. J. Atmos. Sci., 56, 1925-1941.



Field P. R., H. Rishbeth, R. Moffet, D. Idenden, T. Fuller-Rowell, G. Millward and A. Aylward, 1998: Modelling composition changes in F-layer storms. J. atmos. terr. Phys., 60, 523-543.

Field P. R. and  H. Rishbeth, 1997: The response of the ionospheric F2-layer to geomagnetic activity: an analysis of worldwide data. J. atmos. terr. Phys., 59, 163-180.

Rishbeth H., Field P.R., 1997: Latitude and solar-cycle patterns in the response of the ionosphere F2-layer to geomagnetic activity. Adv. Space Res., 20, 1689-169

Searle R., P. R.  Field and  R. Owens, 1994: Segmentation and a nontransform ridge offset on the Reykjanes Ridge near 58N. J. Geophys. Res. 99 24159-24172