Poster Session 1 Special SMOI Poster Session

Tuesday, 8 January 2019: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Hall 4 (Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings)
Host: Special Symposium on Meteorological Observations and Instrumentation

Upper-Air Observations in Landfalling Hurricanes
Sean Waugh, NSSL, Norman, OK; and A. A. Alford and M. Biggerstaff

Unmanned Aircraft Observations of Terrain Impact on the Atmospheric Boundary Layer Evolution
Jamey Jacob, Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater, OK; and V. Natalie, B. Hemingway, A. Frazier, and P. Chilson

Estimating Near-Surface Vertical Heat Fluxes over Agricultural Areas Using Weather Sensors on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Derek Rosseau, Mississippi State Univ., Mississippi State, MS; and J. Dyer and L. Wasson

Use of Drones in Operational Weather Service: Benefits and Roadblocks
Anne Hirsikko, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland; and A. Blanco, D. Brus, J. Gustafsson, J. Hirvonen, J. Jutila, K. Rikkonen, J. Siltakoski, and S. Suopajärvi

Estimating Vertical Heat Flux Profiles Using UAS and LIDAR Observations
Brian R. Greene, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and T. M. Bell, P. B. Chilson, E. Fedorovich, P. Klein, and J. B. Basara

Lower Atmosphere Process Studies at Elevation: A Remotely Piloted Aircraft Team Experiment (LAPSE-RATE)
Gijs de Boer, Univ. of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO; and A. L. Houston, J. D. Jacob, J. O. Pinto, B. Argrow, P. B. Chilson, C. Diehl, J. Elston, J. Intrieri, D. A. Lawrence, J. K. Lundquist, and S. Smith

Low-Cost Sensor and Imagers, Evaluation and Calibration, Data Fusion, and Applications
Priyanka deSouza, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA; and R. Kahn, J. A. Limbacher, E. A. Marais, F. Duarte, and C. Ratti

An Airborne Microwave Radiometer for Improved Thermodynamic Observations of the Atmosphere
Marian Klein, Boulder Environmental Sciences and Technology, Boulder, CO; and T. Hohman, C. Dunlap, Z. Wang, and K. Ramsdale

Modular Approach to Carbon Dioxide Sensor Integration across Rotary and Fixed Wing UAV
Gustavo Britto Hupsel de Azevedo, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and E. A. Pillar-Little, A. R. Segales, W. Doyle, S. Mazuera, and P. B. Chilson

Integration of Satellite Observations with Low-Cost Air Quality Monitors
Pawan Gupta, USRA, Greenbelt, MD; and R. Levy, P. Doraiswamy, O. Pikelnaya, B. Feenstra, A. Polidori, F. Kiros, and K. Mills

Handout (36.6 MB)

An Innovative Unmanned Aircraft System Design for Optimal Temperature, Humidity, Wind Speed, and Direction Measurements
Antonio R. Segales, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and B. R. Greene, W. Doyle, J. Martin, and P. B. Chilson

Observing System Simulation Experiment Studies on the Use of Small UAV for Boundary Layer Sampling
Andrew D. Moore, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and F. H. Carr and K. Brewster

A Low-Cost, Open-Source Snowflake Imager
Aaron D. Kennedy, Univ. of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND

Temperature/Humidity Sensor Housing for Multirotor UAS
Ashraful Islam, Univ. of Nebraska−Lincoln, Lincoln, NE; and A. L. Houston, A. Shankar, and C. Detweiler

A Wireless Sensor Networks Software Framework for Research Scientists
Antonio Arredondo, New Mexico Climate Center, Las Cruces, NM; and E. Pontelli and D. DuBois

Development and Validation of a Low-Cost Monitor for Simultaneous Measurement of PM2.5 and Aerosol Optical Depth
Eric A. Wendt, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and J. R. Pierce, B. Ford, and J. Volckens

A Network of Autonomous Particle Spectrometers to Measure Spatiotemporal Variability in Particle Size Distributions in Intraurban Environments
Shiva T. Chenna, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and L. Lewane, D. Giardina, S. H. Jathar, G. R. McMeeking, and T. D. Gordon

The Development of Ultralight Radiosonde and Its Applications in Atmospheric Sciences
Po-Hsiung Lin, National Taiwan Univ., Taipe, Taiwan; and W. C. Huang

Confronting the Boundary Layer Data Gap: Evaluating New and Existing Methodologies of Probing the Lower Atmosphere
Tyler M. Bell, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and B. R. Greene, P. B. Chilson, P. Klein, M. Carney, D. D. Turner, J. K. Lundquist, P. D. Murphy, C. T. Plunkett, A. R. Segales, G. Britto Huspel de Azevedo, and W. Doyle

Design and Development of Low-Cost Differential Temperature Sensors for Estimation of Refractive INDEX Coefficient
Alex Clark, EngeniusMicro, Owens Crossroads, AL; and L. Smolin and S. Hill

Observing Urban CO2, Aerosol, and Other Emissions Using a Dense Network of Low-Cost, Near-Surface Monitors
Jinsol Kim, Univ. of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA; and A. A. Shusterman, A. J. Turner, C. Newman, P. J. Wooldridge, and R. C. Cohen

An Internet of Things Cyber-Infrastructure for the Study of Impacts to the Ecology of Lake George in the Jefferson Project
Anthony P. Praino, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY; and E. Dow, G. Auger, M. R. Kelly, V. W. Moriarty, L. A. Treinish, and C. D. Watson

Performance Evaluation of Purple Air Low-Cost Sensors under Atmospheric Conditions
Karin Ardon-Dryer, Texas Tech Univ., Lubbock, TX; and N. Moghimi, J. Williams, and Y. Dryer

Estimation of 3D Wind Field and Vorticity with Higher Spatial Resolution Using Multicompact X-Band Weather Radars
Masahiro Minowa, Furuno Electric Co., LTD., Nishinomiya, Japan; and T. Takaki, K. Okawa, S. Oishi, and E. Nakakita

Handout (1.1 MB)

EMESH: A Low-Cost, High-Density Environmental Monitoring Network for Research and Applied Use
Chris Phillips, Univ. of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL; and U. Nair, A. Kaulfus, R. Mahmood, E. Rappin, R. A. Pielke Sr., and J. A. Santanello Jr.

Utilizing Low-Cost Temperature Sensors for Analyzing and Mitigating Urban Heat Hazards
Andrew Grundstein, The Univ. of Georgia, Athens, GA; and Y. Yin, N. Hashemi, D. Mishra, L. Ramaswamy, and J. Dowd

Observations of the Marine Atmospheric Surface Layer Gradients during the CASPER-West Field Experiment
David G. Ortiz-Suslow, NPS, Monterey, CA; and D. P. Alappattu, J. Kalogiros, R. Yamaguchi, and Q. Wang

Correcting Air Temperature Measurements from a Radiation-Exposed Sensor
Douglas R Cobos, Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA; and C. Campbell, G. Campbell, and R. Campbell

Atmospheric Boundary Layer Measurements Using Suites of Low-Cost Actively and Passively Controlled Sondes
Jamey D. Jacob, Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater, OK; and A. E. Frazier, B. L. Hemingway, V. Natalie, R. Allamraju, and A. Estep

Calibration, Sensitivity, and Doppler Spectra of the NCAR Airborne W-Band Radar
Ulrike Romatschke, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. Vivekanandan, M. Dixon, and P. S. Tsai

Low-Cost Particle Counter Sensor Assessment of the July 2018 Saharan Dust Event in Texas
Timothy Logan, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and S. Brooks

Measurement of the Reference Surface Air Temperature from Brightness Temperature of Atmospheric Radiation
Akira Yamamoto, MRI, Tsukuba, Japan; and H. Ishimoto and S. Miyatake

Handout (4.4 MB)

New Initiatives in Support of the NSF/NCAR Airborne Research Instrumentation Testing Opportunity (ARISTO)
Louis L. Lussier III, NCAR, Broomfield, CO; and P. Romashkin, C. A. Wolff, J. Stith, and B. Baeuerle

Integrated Raman Lidar and Microwave Radiometer Retrieval of Atmospheric Water Vapor
Jeffrey John VanKerkhove, Univ. of Western Ontario, London, Canada; and A. Haefele and R. J. Sica

Analysis of Wet-Bulb Globe Temperature Calculations Using In Situ Observations
Timothy D Corrie III, Univ. of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO; and G. J. Creager and B. G. Illston

Evaluation and Verification of an Experimental Low-Level VAD for Utilization as a High-Resolution Boundary Layer Profiler
Barrett Goudeau, Univ. of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL; and K. R. Knupp

Infrasound-Based Wind Profiling
David L. Pepyne, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA; and D. Westbrook, S. Ramkumar, and S. Nelson

A Multi-Institution Collaborative: Student Experience in Airborne Research in the Mid-Atlantic Region (SEAR-MAR)
Richard D. Clark, Millersville Univ., Millersville, PA; and T. D. Sikora, B. J. Billings, P. Markowski, K. J. Davis, M. A. Miller, B. B. Demoz, and Z. Zhang

Characterization of a New Laser Isotopologue Hygrometer for Measurements of Isotopes in Cloud Water
Bryan Rainwater, Univ. of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO; and A. Bailey, L. E. Christensen, R. L. Herman, and D. W. Toohey

Handout (3.7 MB)

Geometry-Related ATMS Signal Pattern Analyses
Haibing Sun, GAMA-1 TECH/STAR/NESDIS/NOAA, College Park, MD; and S. Sampson, P. Keehn, L. Soulliard, T. S. King, and W. W. Wolf

An Integrated Wind and Thermodynamic Profiling Instrumentation and Decision Support System: Concepts for the UAV Superhighways
Bill Conway, Weather Decision Support Systems, International, Norman, OK; and K. A. Reed, R. Ware, D. H. Berchoff, P. B. Chilson, C. Baird, and J. Baumgardner
Manuscript (3.9 MB)

WSR-88D Dual-Polarization Observations of the 2017 Thomas Fire in Southern California
Ian M. Giammanco, Univ. of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC; and B. Meizenzahl

Intercomparison between Polarimetric Radar, GOES-16 Satellite, and Lightning Indicators of Storm Severity in Supercells
Michael M. French, Stony Brook Univ., SUNY, Stony Brook, NY; and J. C. Snyder, K. M. Bedka, and K. M. Calhoun

Unique Research Opportunities with the Army Research Lab's Atmospheric Science Center Meteorological Sensor Array
Robb M. Randall, Army Research Lab, WSMR, NM; and C. M. Hocut, J. A. Smith, and B. T. MacCall

A Wireless Sensor Networks Software Framework for Research Scientists
Antonio Arredondo, New Mexico Climate Center, Las Cruces, NM; and E. Pontelli and D. DuBois

Tethered Lifting Systems as a Flexible Boundary Layer Platform for Ship-Based Measurements
Edward D. Creegan, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, White Sands Missile Range, NM

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