11th Conference on Atmospheric Radiation and the 11th Conference on Cloud Physics

Session 6: Upper Troposphere Clouds

Wednesday, 5 June 2002: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Organizer:  Vincent E. Larson, Univ. of Wisconsin
  10:30 AM
The morphology of two mixed phase clouds
J. Adam Kankiewicz, CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and L. D. Carey, J. M. Davis, J. M. Forsythe, D. L. Reinke, and T. H. Vonder Haar


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  10:45 AM
Midlatitude Cirrus Cloud Structural Properties Derived From the Extended FARS Dataset
Kenneth Sassen, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and L. Wang

  11:00 AM
A statistical approach to a Lagranian perspective of cirrus evolution based on data from the INCA experiments in the Northern and Southern hemisphere midlatitudes
Johan Stroem, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden; and M. Seifert, R. Krejci, A. Minikin, A. Petzold, J. -. F. Gayet, F. Auriol, J. Ovarlez, and U. Schumann

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  11:15 AM
Turbulent and radiative structure of altocumulus clouds
Vincent E. Larson, Univ. of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI; and C. M. Sears and J. C. Golaz


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  11:31 AM
Observations of the cloud microphysics and dynamics in mid-latitude cirrus over South Australia
Thomas Choularton, Univ. of Manchester Institute for Science & Technology, Manchester, United Kingdom; and M. Gallagher, M. Flynn, D. Figueros-Nieto, K. Bower, J. A. Whiteway, C. Cook, and J. M. Hacker

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  11:46 AM
Sensitivity of stratocumulus optical depths to droplet concentrations: Satellite observations and large-eddy simulations (Formerly Paper Number P4.8)
Andrew S. Ackerman, NASA/Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA; and D. E. Stevens, O. B. Toon, and J. A. Coakley Jr.