Session 6A Observations of Clouds and Radiation (Parallel with 6B)

Tuesday, 7 August 2007: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Hall A (Cairns Convention Center)
Host: 33rd Conference on Radar Meteorology
James H. Mather, PNNL, Richland, WA

4:00 PM
Keynote: Towards "unified" radar/lidar/radiometer retrievals for cloud radiation studies
Robin J. Hogan, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom

4:30 PM
A high resolution hydrometeor phase classifier based on analysis of cloud radar doppler spectra
Edward Luke, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY; and P. Kollias
4:45 PM
Evaluation of operational model cloud representation using routine radar/lidar measurements
Dominique Bouniol, CNRS/Météo-France, Toulouse, France; and A. Protat and J. Delanoë
5:00 PM
Comparison of observed cloud properties at the three ARM sites in the Tropical West Pacific and the AMF site in Niamey with their representation in operational models
Ewan J. O'Connor, University of Reading, Reading, Berks., United Kingdom; and R. J. Hogan and A. J. Illingworth

5:15 PM
Extraction of cloud parameters using multipeak analysis of cloud radar data
Sabrina Melchionna, Max Planck Institute of Meteorology, Hamburg, Germany
5:30 PM
Using cloud radar to understand the vertical distribution of absorption in tropical clouds
Sally A. McFarlane, PNNL, Richland, WA; and J. H. Mather, Z. Liu, and T. P. Ackerman

5:45 PM
Long-term cloud and precipitation observations with the ARM w-band cloud radars
Karen L. Johnson, BNL, Upton, NY; and M. P. Jensen, P. Kollias, E. Luke, K. Widener, M. A. Miller, and E. E. Clothiaux
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