Souichiro Hioki

Bât. P5 - Bureau 307
03 20 43 46 76


  • 2018-present: CNES Postdoctoral Researcher: University of Lille, Laboratoire d'Optique Atmosphérique
  • 2013-2018: Research Assistant: Texas A&M University, Department of Atmospheric Sciences
  • 2013: Teaching Assistant: Tohoku University, Interdisciplinary Education, "An introduction to UNIX computer system"
  • 2010-2012: Student Programmer: School of Engineering, Tohoku University, Developing computer program for fluid kinematics simulation

LOA publications

  • Shang, H., Hioki, S., Penide, G., Cornet, C., Letu, H. & Riedi, J. (2023). Establishment of an analytical model for remote sensing of typical stratocumulus cloud profiles under various precipitation and entrainment conditions. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 23(4), 2729-2746. 10.5194/acp-23-2729-2023
  • Hioki, S., Riedi, J. & Djellali, M. S. (2022). Geometric calibration of an airborne imager by natural angular targets: rainbow, glory, and hot spot. Proc. SPIE, 12264(1226406), 10.1117/12.2636206
  • Hioki, S., Riedi, J. & Djellali, M. S. (2021). A study of polarimetric error induced by satellite motion: application to the 3MI and similar sensors. Atmos. Meas. Tech., 14(3), 1801-1816. 10.5194/amt-14-1801-2021
  • Shang, H., Letu, H., Chen, L., Riedi, J., Ma, R., Wei, L., Labonnote, L.C., Hioki, S., Liu, C., Wang, Z. & Wang, J. (2020). Cloud thermodynamic phase detection using a directional polarimetric camera (DPC). J. of Quant. Spec. and Rad. Trans., 253(107179), 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2020.107179
  • Djellali, M. S., Riedi, J., Marcq, S., Fougnie, B., Hioki, S. & Nicolas, J.-M. (2019). Development of calibration methods using specular reflection over the ocean for the Multiviewing, Multichannel, Multipolarization Imager (3MI) of the EUMETSAT Polar System - Second Generation (EPS-SG). Proc. SPIE, 11155, 10.1117/12.2532501
  • Hioki, S., Yang, P., Baum, B. A., Platnick, S., Meyer, K. G., King, M. D. & Riedi, J. (2016). Degree of ice particle surface roughness inferred from polarimetric observations. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16(12), 7545-7558. 10.5194/acp-16-7545-2016

Other publications

  • Y. Wang, P. Yang, S. Hioki, M. D. King, B. A. Baum, L. Di Girolamo, and D. Fu (2019), Ice cloud optical thickness, effective radius, and ice water path inferred from fused MISR and MODIS measurements based on a pixel-level optimal ice particle roughness model, J. Geophys. Res.-Atmos., 124 (22), 12126-12140 doi:10.1029/2019JD030457.
  • P. Yang, S. Hioki, M. Saito, C.-P. Kuo, B. A. Baum, and K.-N. Liou (2018) A review of Ice Cloud Optical Property Models for Passive Satellite Remote Sensing, Atmosphere, 9, 499.
  • Y. Wang, S. Hioki, P. Yang, M. D. King, L. Di Girolamo, D. Fu, and B. A. Baum (2018), Inference of an Optimal Ice Particle Model through Latitudinal Analysis of MISR and MODIS data, Remote Sens., 10, 1981.
  • N. G. Loeb, P. Yang, F. G. Rose, G. Hong, S. Sun-Mack, P. Minnis, S. Kato, S.-H. Ham, W. L. Smith Jr., S. Hioki, and G. Tang (2018), Impact of Ice Cloud Microphysics on Satellite Cloud Retrievals and Broadband Flux Radiative Transfer Model Calculations, J. Clim. 31, 1851–1864.
  • S. Hioki, P. Yang, G. W. Kattawar, and Y. Hu (2016), Truncation of the scattering phase matrix for vector radiative transfer simulation, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat.Transf., 183, 70-77
  • S. Hioki and H. Iwabuchi (2015), Photographic observation and optical simulation of a pollen corona display in Japan, Appl. Opt., 54 (4), B12-B21
  • L. Bi, P. Yang, C. Liu, B. Yi, and S. Hioki (2014), Optical properties of ice clouds: new modeling capabilities and relevant applications, Proc. SPIE 9259, Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere, Clouds, and Precipitation V, 92591A
Book chapters
  • Kattawar, G. W., Yang, P. Y. You, L. Bi, Y. Xie, X. Huang, and S. Hioki (2015), Polarization of light in the atmosphere and ocean, in Light Scattering Reviews 10, Ed. A. Kokhanovsky, Springer-Praxis Publishing, Chichester, UK, 3-33.