Joint Session 1 Advances in CubeSats and SmallSats to Improve Earth Science, Weather Forecasting, Space Weather Prediction, Hydrology Studies or Climate Monitoring -Part I

Monday, 13 January 2020: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
251 (Boston Convention and Exhibition Center)
Hosts: (Joint between the 10th Conference on Transition of Research to Operations; the 16th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems; and the Third Conference on Earth Observing SmallSats )
Martin Yapur, NOAA/NESDIS/Office of Projects, Planning and Analysis, Technology Planning and Integration for Observation, Silver Spring, MD and P. Millar, NASA, Earth Science Technology Office, Greenbelt, MD

8:30 AM
RainCube one year after completing its mission: what we have learned and what lies ahead
Simone Tanelli, JPL/CalTech, Pasadena, CA; and S. S. Joshi, O. O. Sy, G. Sacco, R. M. Beauchamp, N. Rouse, E. Peral, B. Ortloff, D. Price, R. Rodriguez-Monje, Z. S. Haddad, G. Stephens, E. Im, M. Lebsock, C. J. Shaffer, A. Williams, and T. Mosher

8:45 AM
One Year of Operational Overlap of the Compact Spectral Irradiance Monitor (CSIM) with the Total and Spectral Solar Irradiance Sensor (TSIS-1) Spectral Irradiance Monitor (SIM)
Erik Richard, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and D. Harber, W. Zheng, M. Chambliss, T. Woods, and P. Pilewskie

9:00 AM
Global Observations from a Science-Quality Millimeter-wave Atmospheric Sounding Radiometer on a CubeSat to Improve Weather Forecasting: Temporal Experiment for Storms and Tropical Systems Demonstration (TEMPEST-D)
S. C. Reising, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and T. C. Gaier, S. T. Brown, S. Padmanabhan, C. Kummerow, W. Berg, B. H. Lim, V. Chandrasekar, C. Heneghan, R. Schulte, Y. Goncharenko, C. Radhakrishnan, M. Pallas, D. Laczkowski, A. Bullard, and J. Adams

9:15 AM
The CubeSat Radiometer Radio Frequency Interference Technology (CubeRRT) Validation Mission Operations and Development of Software Simulation Tools for Future Resource Constrained Observing Systems
Chris Ball, Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH; and M. Abu Shattal, J. DeLong, R. Linnabary, C. McKelvey, G. Smith, A. O'Brien, J. Johnson, S. Misra, J. R. Piepmeier, D. Laczkowski, and N. Monahan

9:30 AM
The Global Environmental Monitoring Systems (GEMS) Constellation of Passive Microwave Satellites
Albin Gasiewski, Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and M. Hurowitz, D. W. Gallaher, B. T. Sanders, W. Hosack, R. McAllister, F. McAllister, D. M. Kraft, R. Belter, R. Carter, G. Sasaki, K. Zhang, and L. Periasamy

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