Joint Session 5 Advances in CubeSats and SmallSats to Improve Earth Science, Weather Forecasting, Space Weather Prediction, Hydrology Studies or Climate Monitoring -Part II

Monday, 13 January 2020: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
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 )
Robert Bauer, NASA Earth Science Technology Office, Greenbelt, MD and Stephen A. Mango, NOAA/NESDIS/Office of Projects, Planning and Analysis, Silver Spring, MD

10:30 AM
Enabling Global Observations of Cloud Ice Particle Size and Water Vapor Sounding to Improve Understanding of the Role of Clouds in Climate and Weather Prediction: Tropospheric Water and Cloud ICE (TWICE) 6U CubeSat Instrument
S. C. Reising, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and P. Kangaslahti, W. Deal, E. Schlecht, J. Jiang, M. Ogut, Y. Goncharenko, I. Ramos, X. Bosch-Lluis, B. Kilmer, A. Skalare, R. Cofield, N. Chahat, S. Padmanabhan, S. T. Brown, A. Zamora, C. Cooke, K. Leong, S. Shih, and G. Mei

10:45 AM
Evolution of the Multi-Angle Stratospheric Aerosol Radiometer
Matthew G. kowalewski, NASA GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; USRA, Columbia, MD; and M. T. DeLand, P. R. Colarco, L. Ramos-Izquierdo, W. Mamakos, and A. J. Digregorio

11:00 AM
Galago-1: A Compact Day-Night Band Sensor Pathfinder
Kelly Collett, The Aerospace Corporation, El Segundo, CA

11:15 AM
Comparing a CubeSat with VIIRS: What we learned from the CUbesat MULtispectral Observing System - CUMULOS
Dee W. Pack, The Aerospace Corporation, Los Angeles, CA; and S. Miller, C. M. Coffman, J. R. Santiago, C. J. Seaman, S. kidder, C. Combs, and G. Chirokova

11:30 AM
Update on the Stratospheric Water Inventory: Tomography of ConvectiveHydration (SWITCH) project.
Nathaniel Livesey, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and A. J. Tang, W. G. Read, G. Chattopadhyay, R. Jarnot, C. Felten, R. Stachnik, and F. Werner

11:45 AM
Computational Reconfigurable Imaging Spectrometer (CRISP)
Adam Milstein, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA; and Y. Rachlin, C. Wynn, R. Sullenberger, C. Smeaton, P. Chapnik, and S. Leman

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