Session 1 Remote Sensing - Ceilometer, Microwave Radiometer and Radiative Transfer Applications

Monday, 13 January 2020: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
203 (Boston Convention and Exhibition Center)
Host: 20th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation
Temple Lee, Univ. of Virginia, Department of Environmental Sciences, Charlottesville, VA

This session will cover remote sensing aspects related to ceilometers, microwave radiometers and radiative transfer.

8:30 AM
Using Ceilometer Attenuated Backscatter Profiles in Meteorological Applications
Minttu Tuononen, Vaisala Oyj, Helsinki, Finland; and R. Lehtinen

8:45 AM
The Use of a Ground-Based Microwave Radiometer Data to Monitor and Nowcast Fog Conditions
Marouane Temimi, Khalifa Univ. of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; and R. M. Fonseca, N. R. Nelli, V. K. Valappil, M. Weston, M. S. Thota, Y. Wehbe, and L. Yousef

9:00 AM
Deployment of UMass Simultaneous Frequency Microwave Radiometer on the NOAA P-3 for Hurricane Season 2019
Jezabel Vilardell Sanchez, U. Massachusetts, Amherst, MA; and S. J. Frasier, J. Sapp, P. S. Chang, and Z. Jelenak

9:15 AM
A High Resolution Ultraviolet Spectroradiometer and Its Application in Solar Radiation Measurement
Qilong Min, ASRC,251 Fuller Road, Albany, NY; and B. Yin, J. Berndt, and L. Harrison

9:30 AM
Vector Radiative Transfer Theory and Its Applications in Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere
Peng-Wang Zhai, Univ. of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD; and Y. Hu

9:45 AM
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