Poster Session 6 Passive and Active Remote Sensing of Clouds, Aerosols, and the Water Cycle

Wednesday, 9 July 2014: 6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Host: 14th Conference on Atmospheric Radiation

Wednesday eve

Comparing dusty clouds from Northwest China and the Sahara using CALIPSO
Hongchun Jin, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China; and J. Huang and Y. Yi

On the impacts of cloud horizontal inhomogeneity and warm rain processes on passive remote sensing of cloud droplet size: A integrated study based on large-eddy simulation model and satellite observations
Zhibo Zhang, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD; and D. Miller, H. M. Cho, S. Platnick, A. S. Ackerman, R. Pincus, M. Lebsock, and G. Feingold

Implementation and Validation of AOT Retrieval Algorithm for GOSAT/TANSO-CAI and Comparison of Them with AOT Used in TANSO-FTS Algorithm
Satoru Fukuda, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Tsukuba, Japan; and T. Nakajima, H. Takenaka, Y. Yoshida, T. Yokota, N. Kikuchi, K. Shiomi, and S. Kawakami

A-Train active views of global MODIS cloud regimes
Lazaros Oreopoulos, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and C. Cho, J. Y. Lee, and S. Kato

Retrieving the microphysics of mixed-phase regions embedded within deep ice clouds using dual polarisation radar
W. J. Keat, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom; and C. D. Westbrook and A. J. Illingworth

CM SAF's cloud dataset CLAAS derived from SEVIRI on geostationary Meteosat Second Generation satellites
Anke Kniffka, Deutscher Wetterdienst, Offenbach, Germany; and M. Stengel, J. F. Meirink, and R. Hollmann

Decomposition of diffuse solar irradiance into clear-sky and cloudy components using all-sky imagery in broken cloud situations
Hartwig Deneke, Leibniz-Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig, Germany; and T. Hanschmann and A. Macke

CM SAF's cLoud, Albedo and RAdiation dataset (CLARA-A1) based on 28 years of global satellite observations
Martin Stengel, Deutscher Wetterdienst, Offenbach, Germany; and A. Kniffka, K. G. Karlsson, J. F. Meirink, and J. Trentmann

Validation of CERES-MODIS Edition 4 Marine Boundary Layer Cloud Properties using DOE ARM AMF Measurements at the Azores
Baike Xi, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND; and X. Dong, P. Minnis, and S. Sun-Mack

Handout (2.4 MB)

Ship-borne rotating shadowband radiometer for determining of aerosol optical properties and cloud radiative effects
Hartwig Deneke, Leibniz-Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig, Germany; and J. Walther, A. Macke, and G. Bernhard

A numerical testbed for remote sensing of aerosols, and its demonstration for evaluating retrieval synergy from geostationary satellite constellations
Jun Wang, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE; and X. Xu, S. Ding Sr., J. Zeng, R. Spurr, X. Liu, K. Chance, and M. Mishchenko

The satellite observation of drizzle in Stratocumulus clouds
Igor Stepanov, Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands; and S. B. Velasco and H. Russchenberg
Manuscript (1.9 MB)

Handout (1.1 MB)

Seasonal Variability of Aerosol-Cloud Interaction estimated from Long-term Satellite Analysis
Miho Sekiguchi, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, Tokyo, Japan; and T. Y. Nakajima, T. M. Nagao, and T. Nakajima

Low-cloud geometrical thickness over the ocean from CALIPSO
David Painemal, NASA Langley Research Center/SSAI, Hampton, VA; and S. Kato, K. M. Xu, and D. M. Winker

Development and application of a new algorithm of satellite remote sensing using multi-pixel and multi-parameter information for aerosol properties by GOSAT/CAI and other satellite-borne imagers
Makiko Hashimoto, Japan Aerospace Explortion Agency (JAXA), Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; and T. Nakajima, S. Morimoto, and H. Takenaka

Daytime cloud optical and microphysical property retrievals over snow using infrared satellite data from AVHRR
Sarah T. Bedka, SSAI, Hampton, VA; and P. Minnis, K. Bedka, C. R. Yost, and P. W. Heck

Global cloud droplet number concentration observed with combined use of A-Train satellites
Shan Zeng, LaRC, Hampton, VA; and J. Riédi, C. Trepte, D. M. Winker, and Y. Hu

Observation of ice particle habits and orientation from ground-based remote sensing measurements
Linda Forster, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, Germany; and B. Mayer

Retrieval of cirrus optical thickness and assessment of ice crystal shape from ground-based imaging spectrometry
Michael Schäfer, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Saxonia, Germany; and E. Bierwirth, A. Ehrlich, F. Heyner, M. Wendisch, and F. Werner

Observed Southern Ocean Cloud Properties and Shortwave Reflection: Calculations of SW Flux From Observed Cloud Properties
Daniel T. McCoy, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and D. Hartmann and D. P. Grosvenor

An Investigation of the Failed Retrievals in the MODIS Cloud Product: Frequency and Potential Causes
Hyoun-Myoung Cho, JCET/Univ. of Maryland, Baltimore, MD; and Z. Zhang, S. Platnick, M. Lebsock, and K. Meyer

Circulation estimation of wake vortex in cloudy and foggy weather based on one millimeter radars
Chen Guo, National University of Defence Technology, Changsha, China; and T. Wang, J. Li, and S. Song

Fingerprinting of microphysical processes in Arctic clouds by tracking Doppler radar spectra features
Heike Kalesse, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada; and S. Kneifel, P. Kollias, and E. Luke

Quantification of Satellite Cloud Retrieval Uncertainties from Multiple Platforms Using A-Train Observations
Christopher Rogers Yost, SSAI, Hampton, VA; and P. Minnis, J. K. Ayers, K. M. Bedka, S. T. Bedka, P. W. Heck, R. Palikonda, D. A. Spangenberg, S. Sun-Mack, and Q. Z. Trepte

Handout (2.5 MB)

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