Poster Session 3 Precipitation and cloud microphysics

Monday, 26 September 2011: 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Grand Ballroom (William Penn Hotel)
Host: 35th Conference on Radar Meteorology

Towards Hydrometeor Classification Through Deep Convective Storms Using ARM Facility Observations During the MC3E Campaign
Michael P. Jensen, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY; and S. E. Giangrande, P. Kollias, S. Collis, C. R. Williams, E. Campos, and M. R. Poellot

Multiple-wavelength radar perspectives of mixed-phase convective precipitation in MC3E
Stephen W. Nesbitt, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL; and K. Gleicher

Synergetic use of polarimetric doppler radars at C- and Ka-band for retrieval of hydrometeor type and quantity
Kersten Schmidt, DLR, Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany; and M. Hagen, A. Habold, and J. Reimann

Handout (1.0 MB)

Kinematic and Microphysical Structures of Multi-Cellular Storm Developing over the Zoshigaya area of Tokyo, Japan
Dong-Soon Kim, National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Prevention, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; and M. Maki, S. Shimizu, T. Maesaka, K. Iwanami, and D. I. Lee
Manuscript (758.2 kB)

A snowfall rate estimate based on the snow types
S. Lim, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO; and D. Moiseev and V. Chandrasekar
Manuscript (311.7 kB)

Unravelling the microphysical structure of complex layer clouds using Doppler radar, Doppler lidar and polarimetric measurements
Chris Westbrook, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom; and R. Hogan and A. J. Illingworth

Cloud processes of the main precipitation systems in Brazil: Overview and first results from the CHUVA project
Marc Schneebeli, INPE, Cachoeira Paulista, Brazil; and J. Sakuragi, C. Morales, C. Angelis, L. Machado, and L. Baldini

Airflow structure of clear-air and precipitation echoes observed by an X-band Doppler radar over the Nobi Plain in Japan in the summer of 2010
Mariko Oue, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA; and H. Uyeda, T. Ohigashi, T. Kouketsu, and F. Mizutani
Manuscript (1.5 MB)

Melting Models in Charactering Winter Precipitation Microphysics
Guifu Zhang, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and S. Luchs and M. Xue
Manuscript (511.5 kB)

Instrumentation Effects on Estimated Drop Size Distribution and Radar Parameters
Guifu Zhang, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and E. A. Brandes and K. Ikeda
Manuscript (1.4 MB)

Drop size distribution measurements supporting the NASA Global Precipitation Measurement Mission: Infrastructure and preliminary results
Walter A. Petersen, NASA/Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island, VA; and L. D. Carey, P. N. Gatlin, M. T. Wingo, A. Tokay, D. B. Wolff, and V. N. Bringi

3D wind retrieval from downward conical scanning airborne Doppler radar
Lin Tian, Morgan State University, Greenbelt, MD; and G. Heymsfield, S. R. Guimond, L. Li, and R. C. Srivastava

Handout (3.6 MB)

Field experiment for GPM ground validation using the dual Ka-band radar system
Shuji Shimizu, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; and K. Nakamura, M. Nishikawa, K. Nakagawa, and H. Hanado
Manuscript (348.9 kB)

Handout (1.8 MB)

Spatial and temporal structure of zero-rainfall probabilities
Marc Schleiss, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland; and J. Jaffrain and A. Berne

On the relationship between water vapor field evolution and Precipitation systems lifecycle
Joël Van Baelen, Laboratoire de Météorologie Physique, Aubière, France; and L. Labbouz, F. Tridon, M. Reverdy, M. Hagen, and T. M. Weckwerth

The precipitation efficiency in subtropical region revealed by dual-polarimetric
Wei-Yu Chang, Chinese Culture University, Taipei, Taiwan; and J. Vivekanandan and W. C. Lee
Manuscript (7.1 MB)

Height-correlation analysis of data from an S-band zenith-pointing radar in Singapore
Merhala Thurai, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and V. N. Bringi, Y. H. Lee, L. S. Kumar, J. Eastment, and D. Ladd
Manuscript (888.7 kB)

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