Joint Session 3 Passive Remote Sensing of Clouds

Tuesday, 29 June 2010: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
Cascade Ballroom (DoubleTree by Hilton Portland)
Hosts: (Joint between the 13th Conference on Atmospheric Radiation; and the 13th Conference on Cloud Physics )
James A. Coakley Jr., Oregon State University, College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences, Corvallis, OR

3:30 PM
Cirrus spatial heterogeneity and ice crystal shape: Effects on remote sensing of cirrus optical thickness and effective crystal radius
Heike Eichler, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany; and K. S. Schmidt, R. Buras, M. Wendisch, B. Mayer, C. Emde, P. Pilewskie, M. D. King, L. Tian, G. M. Heymsfield, and S. Platnick
3:45 PM
Detecting ice in Arctic mixed-phase clouds by airborne spectral reflectivity measurements
André Ehrlich, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany; and M. Wendisch, E. Bierwirth, J. F. Gayet, G. Mioche, A. Lampert, and B. Mayer
4:00 PM
A Climatology of the Phase of Southern Ocean Clouds based on MODIS Imagery
Steven T. Siems, Monash University, Monash, VIC, Australia; and A. E. Morrison and M. J. Manton
4:15 PM
Cloud-top height fluctuations observed by MISR
Roger Davies, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand; and M. Molloy

4:30 PM
Implications of MODIS/in situ microphysical comparisons for southeast Pacific stratocumulus
David A. Painemal, University of Miami, Miami, FL; and P. Zuidema

4:45 PM
Three-dimensional cloud structure observed during DOE ARM's 2009 cloud tomography field experiment
Dong Huang, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY; and A. Gasiewski, M. P. Cadeddu, and W. Wiscombe
5:00 PM
Cloud ice and water vapor profile retrievals with submillimeter-wave radiometry
K. Franklin Evans, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and J. R. Wang, D. O. Starr, and G. M. Heymsfield
5:15 PM
Passive determination of cloud physical thickness and droplet number concentration
Brian Cairns, NASA/GISS, New York, NY; and K. D. Knobelspiesse and M. Alexandrov
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