32nd Conference on Broadcast Meteorology/31st Conference on Radar Meteorology/Fifth Conference on Coastal Atmospheric and Oceanic Prediction and Processes

Session 3: MM-wave radar observations on cloud and climate - I

Thursday, 7 August 2003: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
Chair:  Bruce Albrecht, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS
  8:30 AM
Overview of the use of Doppler spectra from profiling radars for cloud and precipitation studies
Pavlos Kollias, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Miami, FL; and B. A. Albrecht

  8:45 AM
Vertical wind oscillation observed by vertically pointing W-band radar
Yuichi Ohno, Communications Research Laboratory, Koganei, Tokyo, Japan

Poster PDF (1.2 MB)
  9:00 AM
Radar observations of drizzling stratocumulus with an eye on Cloudsat
Robert Wood, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and S. Yuter, C. S. Bretherton, and K. Comstock

  9:15 AM
CloudSat Cloud Detection and Cloud Masking
Roger Marchand, PNNL, Richland, WA; and G. G. Mace and Q. Zhang


  9:30 AM
MM-Wave Radar Structure and Microphysical Characteristics of Mixed Phase Altocumulus Clouds
Larry R. Belcher, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and L. D. Carey, J. M. Davis, J. A. Kankiewicz, and T. H. Vonder Haar

Poster PDF (570.0 kB)
  9:45 AM
Observations of fogs with a millimeter-wave Doppler radar
Akihisa Uematsu, Kyoto University, Uji, Kyoto, Japan; and H. Hashiguchi, M. Teshiba, K. Hirashima, T. Hayashi, A. Yamamoto, and S. Fukao


Poster PDF (592.3 kB)