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Wood, 2014a: Uncertainties, correlations, and optimal blends of drought indices from the NLDAS multiple land surface model ensemble.
For example, if one looks for calibrated precipitation in the monthly IMERG Final Run dataset, a search for "precipitation" in Giovanni returns a list of 102 variables from TRMM, GPM, MERRA (Modern Era Retrospective-Analysis for Research and Applications), NLDAS (Global Land Data Assimilation System), etc.
NLDAS is a 1/8 [degrees] product that is developed using North American Regional Reanalysis (NARR) output but is further enhanced by using bias corrected radiation estimates.