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

Session 4: Shortwave Absorption in Clouds: Measurements and Modeling

Wednesday, 5 June 2002: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Organizer:  William D. Collins, NCAR
  10:30 AM
Observed and modeled atmospheric absorption in ARESE II
Shelly K. Pope, SIO/Univ. Of California, La Jolla, CA; and F. P. J. Valero, B. C. Bush, Q. T. Nguyen, and D. C. Marsden

  10:45 AM
Quantifying the Magnitude of Anomalous Absorption using the ARESE II Dataset
Thomas P. Ackerman, PNNL, Richland, WA; and D. M. Powell and R. T. Marchand

  11:00 AM
Consistency of cloud solar absorption estimates during ARESE II
Lazaros Oreopoulos, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and A. Marshak and R. F. Cahalan

  11:15 AM
Analysis of Solar Absorption Derived from ARM Surface and Satellite Measurements
Anita D. Rapp, AS&M, Inc., Hampton, VA; and D. R. Doelling, M. M. Khaiyer, P. Minnis, W. L. Smith Jr., and L. Nguyen

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  11:30 AM
Enhancement of the Effect of Large Droplets on Radiative Transfer Process
Alexander Marshak, JCET/Univ.of Maryland Balitmore County, Greenbelt, MD; and Y. Knyazikhin

  11:45 AM
Impact of Mie-resonances on the atmospheric absorption of water clouds.
Warren Wiscombe, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and S. Kinne and H. Nussenzveig