Session 7A DYNAMO/CINDY2011 I

Tuesday, 17 April 2012: 1:30 PM-3:45 PM
Champions DE (Sawgrass Marriott)
Sponsor: 30th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology

**Indicates paper is being considered for the Max Eaton Student Prize**

Chidong Zhang, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Meteorology and Physical Oceanography (MPO), Miami, FL
  1:30 PM
A General View of the International Field Experiment CINDY2011 and DYNAMO
Kunio Yoneyama, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC), Yokosuka, Japan; and C. Zhang

Handout (1.5 MB)

  2:15 PM
AMIE: A two-pronged campaign to study the MJO in collaboration with DYNAMO and CINDY2011
Charles N. Long, PNNL, Richland, WA; and S. A. McFarlane, B. Orr, M. Ritsche, P. Ortega, and T. Culgan

  2:45 PM
SMART-R and the DYNAMO/CINDY2011 6-month Extended Observation Period
Courtney Schumacher, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

  3:00 PM
Relationship between Horizontal and Vertical Size of Convective Cells Observed during DYNAMO
Daehyun Kim, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, NY; and C. Schumacher, A. H. Sobel, and M. Mosier

  3:15 PM
forecasts and hindcasts of MJO events during CINDY2011/DYNAMO field campaign using a global nonhydrostatic model NICAM
Tomoe Nasuno, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan; and M. Ikeda, M. Satoh, K. Yoneyama, R. Shirooka, K. Yasunaga, H. Yamada, M. Katsumata, and J. Suzuki

  3:30 PM
Performance of the NCEP model suite during DYNAMO October 2011-March 2012
Augustin Vintzileos, University of Maryland/Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center, Camp Springs, MD; and J. Gottschalck