Joint Session 30 Common Technology Review - Past, Present and Future

Wednesday, 15 January 2020: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
157C (Boston Convention and Exhibition Center)
Hosts: (Joint between the 36th Conference on Environmental Information Processing Technologies; the 10th Symposium on Advances in Modeling and Analysis Using Python; the 10th Conference on Transition of Research to Operations; and the Sixth Symposium on High Performance Computing for Weather, Water, and Climate )
Nazila Merati, Merati and Associates, Seattle, WA; Scott Jacobs, NOAA/NWS, Office of Central Processing, Silver Spring, MD; Timothy S. Sliwinski, Texas Tech Univ., Department of Geosciences, Atmospheric Science Group, Lubbock, TX; Scott Collis, Argonne National Laboratory, Environmental Science Division, Argonne, IL and Margaret Caulfield, NOAA/NESDIS (Retired), Townsend, DE

This session brings together the four conferences under the Board for Environmental Information Processing Technologies. Presentations should address the common technologies used across the weather enterprise. The views can be from the past, present or future. For example, what were the prevalent programming languages 30 years ago, 10 years ago, now and in the future.

8:30 AM
Aviation Weather – 40 years of Trying to Enhance Decision Support
Jeffrey S. Tongue, Suffolk County Community College, Brentwood, NY

8:45 AM
9:00 AM
Humans Over The Forecast Loop At The Weather Company, An IBM Business
James Lidrbauch, The Weather Company, An IBM Business, Andover, MA

9:15 AM
Implementing FACETs: Presenting the most recent updates and testing results for Hazard Services-PHI.
Kevin L. Manross, CIRA/Colorado State Univ. and NOAA/OAR/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and Y. Guo, G. J. Stumpf, T. C. Meyer, D. M. Kingfield, A. V. Bates, D. Nietfeld, and T. L. Hansen

9:30 AM
"Development of a Display Tool to Quality Control Weather Balloon Data for Space Launch Vehicles Using Python"
Jessica Kaitlyn Headley, Jacobs Space Exploration Group, MSFC, AL; and C. M. Sayre Jr. and J. C. Brenton

9:45 AM
ESPDS: Over 1 Billion Served - Three Years of Operations for the Environmental Satellite Processing and Distribution System
George Wilkinson, Solers, Greenbelt, MD; and R. Baker, D. M. Beall, R. Niemann, S. Walsh, M. Leach, T. Kowalski, and S. Causey

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