11th Conference on Satellite Meteorology and Oceanography

Poster Session 4: Radiances, Clouds, and Retrievals

Wednesday, 17 October 2001: 9:15 AM-11:00 AM
Organizer:  Larry Di Girolamo, Univ. of Illinois
Atmospheric Radiance Measurements, Calibration, and Intercomparison Based on Multi-Sensor Technology

Intercalibration of geostationary and polar-orbiting infrared window and water vapor radiances.
Mathew M. Gunshor, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and T. J. Schmit and W. P. Menzel

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Intercalibration of Meteorological Satellite Imagers Using VIRS, ATSR-2, and MODIS
Louis Nguyen, NASA/LARC, Hampton, VA; and P. Minnis, J. K. Ayers, and D. R. Doelling

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Comparison of MODIS/TERRA radiances with GOES-8, GOES-10, and ARM CART site observations

Advances in the Bias Correction of Satellite Radiance Data
William F. Campbell, NRL, Monterey, CA; and N. Baker

The AIRS Forward Model and Spectral Response Functions
Larrabee Strow, Univ. of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, Maryland; and S. Hannon and H. Motteler

cloud properties from amsu in a semi-arid region
Amy M. Doherty, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

A Simple Diagnosis Method of Moisture Profile from TMI/TPW
Tetsuo Nakazawa, MRI, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan

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Use of passive microwave observations in a radar rainfall profiling algorithm
Mircea Grecu, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT; and E. N. Anagnostou

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Structure and characteristics of precipitation systems observed by TRMM
Steven J. Goodman, NASA/MSFC, Huntsville, AL; and D. J. Cecil

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An improved level-3 oceanic rainfall algorithm for the TRMM Microwave Imager (TMI) and the Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer (AMSR)
T. T. Wilheit, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and J. Huang, K. W. Jin, D. H. Lee, J. L. Thomas-Stahle, and R. Weitz

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What are the Benefits of Combining Visible, Infrared, and Microwave Satellite Data in Retrieving Cloud Physical Properties?
Thomas J. Greenwald, CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and T. H. Vonder Haar

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Determination of liquid water path and effective radius for water clouds using microwave and visible measurements
Guosheng Liu, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and H. Shao, M. Tschudi, and J. Haggerty

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A near-real time method for deriving cloud and radiation properties from satellites for weather and climate studies
Patrick Minnis, NASA/LRC, Hampton, VA; and W. L. Smith Jr., D. F. Young, L. Nguyen, A. D. Rapp, P. W. Heck, S. Sun-Mack, Q. Z. Trepte, and Y. Chen


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Wayne F. Feltz, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and T. J. Schmit, J. Hawkinson, D. Tobin, and S. Wetzel-Seemann


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Validation of a global cloud liquid water product from AVHRR
Andrew K. Heidinger, NOAA/NESDIS/ORA, Washington, DC; and Q. Liu


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Aerosol optical property retrievals from VIS-SWIR data
J. W. Snow, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA; and M. K. Griffin, H. K. Burke, and C. A. Upham

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The Chesapeake Lighthouse and Aircraft Measurements for Satellites (CLAMS) Experiment
William L. Smith Jr., NASA/LRC, Hampton, VA; and T. Charlock, B. A. Wielicki, R. Kahn, J. Vanderlei Martins, C. Gatebe, P. V. Hobbs, G. C. Purgold, J. Redemann, L. Remer, and K. Rutledge

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Supercooled Liquid Water Cloud Properties Derived from GOES and Comparisons with In-Situ Aircraft Measurements

Simultaneous Retrieval of Cloud Height and Effective Emissivity from Hyperspectral Radiance Measurements
Hung-Lung Huang, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and X. Wu, J. Li, P. Antonelli, R. O. Knuteson, E. R. Olson, K. C. Baggett, and B. J. Osborne

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A Bayesian ice cloud properties retrieval algorithm
David A. Santek, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and H. Berger, K. F. Evans, R. Pincus, and S. A. Ackerman

Estimating thin cloud properties using an improved CO2 slicing approach
Hong Zhang, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and W. P. Menzel

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Development of Cirrus Models for MODIS and MISR
Sarah M. Thomas, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and B. A. Baum, S. L. Nasiri, A. Heymsfield, P. Yang, E. E. Clothiaux, R. Marchand, and J. Comstock

MISR cloud radiation measurements for testing plane-parallel radiative transfer theory

Statistical dependence of cloud fraction as a function of view angle derived from MISR data
Guangyu Zhao, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL; and L. Di Girolamo

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Cloud detection and classification using high-spectral infrared observations
Kyle J. Leesman, CIMSS/Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and S. Ackerman, H. Revercomb, and J. Spinhirne

Contrail cover and radiative properties from high-resolution satellite data
Rabindra Palikonda, AS&M, Inc., Hampton, VA; and P. Minnis, P. W. Heck, S. Sun-Mack, Q. Z. Trepte, and H. Mannstein


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MOPITT CO Retrievals Under Cloudy Conditions
Juying X. Warner, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. Gille, D. Edwards, J. Drummond, M. Deeter, D. Grant, G. Francis, D. Ziskin, M. Smith, J. L. Attie, and J. Chen

Cloud overlapping detection algorithm using solar and IR wavelengths
Kazuaki Kawamoto, NASA/LRC, Hampton, VA; and P. Minnis and W. L. Smith Jr.

Surface emissivity derived for infrared remote sensing from satellites
Yan Chen, SAIC, Hampton, VA; and S. Sun-Mack, P. Minnis, W. L. Smith Jr., and D. F. Young

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Intercomparison of GOES-8 Imager and Sounder skin temperature retrievals
Stephanie L. Haines, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and R. J. Suggs and G. J. Jedlovec

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An aerosol-dependent algorithm for remotely sensed sea surface temperatures from the NOAA AVHRR
Nicholas R. Nalli, CIRA/Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins, CO; and L. L. Stowe

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Comparisons of observed and simulated microwave images of extratropical cyclones
Jui-Yuan C. Chiu, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and G. W. Petty

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