Poster Session 9 Polarimetric radar applications

Tuesday, 27 September 2011: 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Grand Ballroom (William Penn Hotel)
Host: 35th Conference on Radar Meteorology

Monitoring polarimetric weather radar calibration
Lesya Borowska, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and D. Zrnic
Manuscript (866.4 kB)

Handout (202.2 kB)

Polarimetric properties of ice cloud particles
Valery Melnikov, University of Oklahoma/CIMMS, Norman, OK
Manuscript (795.2 kB)

Handout (793.7 kB)

Spatial variability of rain drop characteristic sizes as estimated from X-band polarimetric radar
Sergey Y. Matrosov, CIRES/University of Colorado and NOAA/ESRL, Boulder, CO

First experiences of operational use of a dual-polarization weather radar in Finland
Ljubov Joanna Nevvonen, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland; and E. Saltikoff
Manuscript (133.5 kB)

Handout (2.4 MB)

Onsite dualpol antenna performance verification
Michael Frech, DWD, Hohenpeissenberg, Germany; and B. Lange, T. Mammen, J. Seltmann, C. Morehead, and J. Rowan
Manuscript (2.9 MB)

Handout (2.5 MB)

Degree of Polarization at Simultaneous Transmit. Theoretical Aspects
Michele Galletti, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and D. S. Zrnic and V. Melnikov
Manuscript (5.6 MB)

Value of a Dual-Polarized Gap-Filling Radar in Support of Southern California Post-fire Debris-Flow Warnings
David P. Jorgensen, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and M. N. Hanshaw, K. M. Schmidt, J. L. Laber, D. M. Staley, J. W. Kean, and P. J. Restrepo

Calibration of Differential Reflectivity on the X-band weather radar
Shi Zhao, Chengdu University of Information Technology, Chengdu, Sichuan, China; and H. Jianxin, L. Xuehua, and W. Xu
Manuscript (459.2 kB)

Handout (459.2 kB)

An overview of several polarimetric signatures within supercells as seen by a mobile, X-band, polarimetric Doppler radar
Jeffrey C. Snyder, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and H. Bluestein, Y. Jung, V. Venkatesh, and S. J. Frasier

A probability based sea clutter suppression method for polarimetric weather radar systems
Ronald Hannesen, Selex SI GmbH, Neuss, Germany; and A. Weipert

Handout (3.5 MB)

Lightning initiation forecasting: an operational dual-polarimetric radar technique
Crystal J. Woodard, University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and L. D. Carey, W. A. Petersen, and W. P. Roeder
Manuscript (381.1 kB)

Handout (1.0 MB)

Numerical Experiments with a Variational Scheme for Attenuation-Correction for X-band Radar
Leonid Tolstoy, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and V. N. Bringi and R. J. Hogan
Manuscript (448.5 kB)

Handout (247.6 kB)

Characteristics of Chaff Echo Observed by NIMR X-band Dual Polarization Radar
Kyung-Yeub Nam, National Institute Meteorological Research / Korea Meteorological Administration, Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South); and K. H. Chang and Y. J. Choi

Accuracy of dual-polarimetric parameters from a commercially built operational S-band dual-polarization radar
Soohyun Kwon, Kyungpook National University, Deagu, Korea, Republic of (South); and G. Lee, Y. H. Cho, Y. A. Oh, and C. K. Lee

Rain estimation using X-band dual-polarimetric radar by correcting attenuation
Young-a Oh, Kyungpook National University, Deagu, Korea, Republic of (South); and Y. H. Cho, K. Y. Nam, and G. Lee

The use of polarimetric radar data to characterize drop size distribution regimes in moderate to heavy convective rain
Patrick C. Kennedy, Colorado State Univ., Ft. Collins, CO; and V. Chandrasekar and S. A. Rutledge

Handout (632.0 kB)

A simple-but-realistic fuzzy logic hydrometeor classification scheme for the French X, C and S-band polarimetric radars
Hassan Al-Sakka, Météo France, Toulouse, France; and F. Kabeche, J. Figueras i Ventura, B. Fradon, A. A. Boumahmoud, and P. Tabary
Manuscript (433.4 kB)

Handout (470.0 kB)

A Study of Quantitative Precipitation Estimation Methods Based on S-band Dual-Polarization Doppler Radar
Wenjian Zhu, National Meteorological Center, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China; and K. Zhao, B. J. D. Jou, and P. Zhang

Analysis of dual polarization radar observations in the Helsinki test bed
Reino Keranen, Vaisala, Oyj, Helsinki, Finland; and V. Chandrasekar

Handout (2.2 MB) Handout (1.0 MB)

Polarimetric attenuation correction and rainfall estimation for heavy rain events at C band
Ji-Young Gu, Pukyong National University, Busan, Korea, Republic of (South); and A. Ryzhkov, D. I. Lee, B. J. Wolf, and R. Palmer
Manuscript (651.6 kB)

Operational polarimetric variables calibration at Météo France: where do we stand?
Jordi Figueras i Ventura, Météo France, Toulouse, France; and G. Pagan, A. A. Boumahmoud, and P. Tabary
Manuscript (118.7 kB)

Handout (604.6 kB)

Quantitative precipitation nowcasting using specific differential phase
Evan Ruzanski, Vaisala, Inc., Louisville, CO; and V. Chandrasekar
Manuscript (1.1 MB)

Handout (1.4 MB)

On the correction of attenuation with simultaneous transmit dual-polarization radars
Scott Ellis, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. Hubbert and M. Steiner

On the use of a polarimetric X-band weather radar for volcanic ash clouds monitoring
Gianfranco Vulpiani, Dipartimento di Protezione Civile, Roma, Italy; and M. Montopoli Sr., E. Picciotti, and F. S. Marzano
Manuscript (977.7 kB)

Handout (672.8 kB)

Mesoscale boundaries observed by SPOL in sowmex/timrex
Ben Jong-Dao Jou, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan; and R. G. Hsiu

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