11th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography

Poster Session 1: Environmental Applications

Monday, 15 October 2001: 9:45 AM-11:15 AM
Organizer:  Jeff Hawkins, NRL
Snow emissivity simulated using Mie theory
Banghua Yan, Decision Systems Technologies, Rockville, MD; and F. Weng

Retrieval and interpretation of snow cover parameters microwave remote sensing data
Cezar E. Kongoli, QSS Group, Inc., Lanham, MD; and N. C. Grody

Near real time remote sensing of lake surface temperature and ice cover
John H. Marsham, Univ. of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom; and C. J. Merchant

Monitoring the Seasonal Decay of First Year Sea Ice at the Canadian Ice Service with NOAA AVHRR
Roger A. De Abreu, MSC/EC/Canadian Ice Service, Ottawa, ON, Canada; and M. Arkett and B. Ramsay

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Diurnal variation of GOES SST
Xiangqian Wu, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and W. P. Menzel

Tropical cyclone forcing in the Gulf of Mexico
Mark A. Bourassa, Florida State Univ., Tallahassee, FL; and S. L. Morey, J. Zavala, and J. J. O'Brien

Using QuikSCAT data to determine the strength of a polar lows
Boniface J. Mills, Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

Todd D. Sikora, U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD; and D. R. Thompson

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Realtime remote sensing-based modeling and in situ validation of land surface energy and water fluxes
George R. Diak, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and J. R. Mecikalski, M. C. Anderson, J. M. Norman, R. D. Torn, and J. Hoss

Desert dust storms as detected by Meteosat and SeaWiFS multispectral imagery
Steven D. Miller, NRL, Monterey, CA; and T. F. Lee

Characterization of clouds, fires and smoke plumes in hyperspectral images
Michael K. Griffin, MIT Lincoln Lab., Lexington, MA; and S. M. Hsu, H. K. Burke, and J. W. Snow

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A comparison of the GOES-8 ABBA and INPE AVHRR fire products for South America from 1995–2000
Joleen M. Feltz, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and E. M. Prins and A. W. Setzer

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Principal Component Image analysis of MODIS for volcanic ash
Donald W. Hillger, NOAA/NESDIS/ORA and CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and J. Clark

Recent Monitoring of Suspended Sediment Patterns along Louisiana's Coastal Zone Using ER-2 Based MAS Data and Terra Based MODIS Data.
Christopher C. Moeller, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and M. M. Gunshor, W. P. Menzel, O. K. Huh, N. D. Walker, and L. J. Rouse

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Comparisons and Contrasts of AVHRR, SeaWiFS, FY1-C and CODAR Data in Coastal Ocean Research

MODIS Ocean color data for studying ocean circulation features

Eric J. Bayler, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and Z. Liu

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Sea Surface Salinity from Space: Science Goals and measurement Approach
C. J. Koblinsky, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and P. H. Hildebrand, Y. Chao, A. de Charon, W. Edelstein, G. Lagerloef, D. Le Vine, F. Pellerino, Y. Rahmat-Samii, C. Ruf, F. Wentz, W. Wilson, and S. Yueh

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Accumulation of floating marine debris simulated by surface currents derived from satellite data

Refractive Index Spectral Transfer in Inhomogeneous Turbulence in Atmospheric/Oceanic Surface Layer
Sukaran R. Patel, Univ. Federal da Paraíba, Campina Grande, Brazil

A synergistic surface BRDF/Albedo retrieval with MODIS and MISR observations 1.INTERCOMPARISION
Yufang Jin, Boston University, Boston, MA; and F. Gao, C. Schaaf, A. Strahler, C. Bruegge, J. Martonchik, and D. Diner

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Fractional green vegetation cover of the Conterminous USA for use in numerical weather models.
Kevin Gallo, NOAA/NESDIS, Sioux Falls, SD; and D. Tarpley, K. Mitchell, I. Csiszar, T. Owen, and B. Reed

Using DMSP imagery and SSM/I data to analyze a von Karman vortex over the Black Sea
Boniface J. Mills, Univ. of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE; and P. J. McCrone

Study of fog properties using LANDSAT data
Kenneth W. Fischer, Terabeam Labs., Redmond, WA; and M. Nunez, J. Ramaprasad, M. R. Witiw, and J. A. Baars

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Incorporating data from GOES and POES platforms into an integrated in-flight icing diagnostic algorithm for Alaska

Use of GOES Satellite Data in Mesoscale Surface Boundary Conditions for a Desert Region
Elford G. Astling, West Desert Test Center, Salt Lake City, UT

On precipitation modification by major urban areas: A new perspective from TRMM
J. Marshall Shepherd, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and H. Pierce


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Xuemei Wang, Zhongshan Univ., Guangzhou, China