Session 3B Advances in Satellite Observations, Earth Science, and Observing Technologies that can complement the Heritage Observation Systems and potentially lead to Advances in Next Generation Observation Systems

Monday, 13 January 2020: 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
251 (Boston Convention and Exhibition Center)
Host: 10th Conference on Transition of Research to Operations
Eric J. Fetzer, JPL/California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA and Stephen A. Mango, NOAA/NESDIS/Office of Projects, Planning and Analysis, Silver Spring, MD

2:00 PM
Establish Operational Earth Observation Data Continuity Using VIIRS and METimage
S. Uprety, Univ. of Maryland/CISESS, College Park, MD; and C. Cao, B. Zhang, and X. Shao

2:15 PM
Preparing for the next generation of Hyperspectral Infrared Sounders
S. Kalluri, NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, College Park, MD; and C. Cao and F. Iturbide-Sanchez

2:30 PM
Validation of the Vapor In-cloud Profiling Radar
M. Lebsock, JPL/California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA; and R. Roy, L. F. Millan, and K. Cooper

2:45 PM
Airborne Lidar Observations of Water Vapor Profiles and Planetary Boundary Layer Heights - Prospects for Future SmallSat Missions
Amin R. Nehrir, NASA, Hampton, VA; and R. A. Barton-Grimley, S. A. Kooi, J. Collins, and K. M. Bedka

3:00 PM
Toward a New Warning Method of Threats-in-Motion: Improving Warning Lead and Departure Times with Innovative Hazard Communication and Dissemination Techniques
Alyssa V. Bates, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma and NWS Warning Decision Training Division, Norman, OK; and G. J. Stumpf, K. E. klockow-McClain, A. Gerard, J. G. LaDue, G. M. Schoor, P. T. Marsh, K. Nemunaitis-Berry, H. Obermeier, P. A. Campbell, K. M. Kuhlman, T. C. Meyer, and T. M. Smith

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