Poster Session 1 Microphysical Studies, General Topics in Radar Meteorology, and New and Emerging Radar Technology

Tuesday, 15 September 2015: 8:00 AM-9:30 AM
Oklahoma F (Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center )
Host: 37th Conference on Radar Meteorology
Dmitri Moisseev, Department of Physics, University of Helsinki, Helsinki; Tian-You Yu, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Advanced Radar Research Center, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; Richard L. Ice, NOAA/NWS/ROC, Norman, OK and Stephen W. Nesbitt, Atmospheric Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL

Multifunction Phased Array Radar Timeline Challenges
Stuart Williams, Saab Defense and Security USA, East Syracuse, NY; and M. C. Leifer and V. Chandrasekar

Compressive Sampling and Real-Time Data Transportation in MPAR Backend System
Xining Yu, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and Y. Zhang and M. E. Weber
Manuscript (657.1 kB)

Handout (4.1 MB)

Dual-Polarized Radiating Elements Based on Electromagnetic Dipole Concept
Ridhwan Khalid Mirza, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and Y. Zhang, D. S. Zrnic, and R. Doviak
Manuscript (1.2 MB)

Handout (1.6 MB)

Dual Polarized Phased Array Antenna Simulation Using Optimized FDTD Method with PBC
Sudantha Perera, Advanced Radar Research Center, Norman, OK; and Y. Zhang
Manuscript (1.1 MB)

Handout (346.4 kB)

Multi-Waveform Design for Enhanced Phased Array Isolation
James M. Kurdzo, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and R. D. Palmer, B. L. Cheong, and M. E. Weber

Mitigating Ground-Clutter Contamination on Polarimetric Doppler Weather Radars
David A. Warde, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/OAR/NSSL, Norman, OK; and S. M. Torres

Handout (7.4 MB)

Toward an Attractor of Radar Precipitation Data
Aitor Atencia, McGill Univ., Montreal, QC, Canada; and B. Puigdomenech and I. Zawadzki

The retrieval of raindrop properties based on a Constrained Gamma model using dual-polarization radar and 2-Dimenstional Video Disdrometer in Korea
Hae Lim Kim, Weather Radar Center, KMA, Seoul, South Korea; and M. K. Suk, K. Y. Nam, and J. S. Ko

Adaptive Multiple Storm-based Scanning at the National Weather Radar Testbed Phased Array Radar
David L. Priegnitz, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and P. L. Heinselman and R. A. Brown
Manuscript (955.0 kB)

Handout (1.4 MB)

Two novel, general purpose algorithms for unfolding Doppler velocities
Jonathan Helmus, ANL, Argonne, IL; and T. J. Lang, K. North, P. Kollias, and S. Collis

Handout (4.1 MB)

Terminal Weather System for Tactical Lightning Avoidance
Eiichi Yoshikawa, JAXA, Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan; and T. Okada, A. Kanda, S. Yoshida, T. Adachi, K. Kusunoki, and T. Ushio

Handout (1.3 MB)

Evaluating the Performance of Weather Radars in South Africa: A Scientific Approach
Jaun van Loggerenberg, Nort West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa; and S. Piketh Sr. and R. Burger Sr.

Development of Dual-Polarization Phased-Array Weather Radar
Hiroshi Yonekubo, Toshiba Corporation, Kawasaki, Japan; and M. Wada, F. Mizutani, H. Goto, A. Yamada, T. Ushio, and S. Satoh

Handout (278.6 kB)

Velocity estimation error rates using triple-PRT pulsing
Jukka Huhtamaki, Eigenor Corp., Sodankylä, Finland; and J. Sierwald

The 220GHz radar for cloud detection and experiment results
Weidong Hu, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing, China; and D. An, Y. Li, and X. Lv

A First Look at the MPAR Dual-Polarization Phased-Array-Radar Mobile Demonstrator
Igor R. Ivic, Univ. of Oklahoma / CIMMS, Norman, OK; and A. Byrd

On the verification of DWD's polarimetric hydrometeor classification and improved QPE
Jörg Steinert, DWD, Offenbach, Germany; and P. Tracksdorf

Handout (1.6 MB)

Application of Compressive Sensing to High-resolution Meteorological Observations with Imaging Radar
Serkan Ozturk, Advanced Radar Research Center, Norman, OK; and T. Y. Yu and L. Ding

A Second Trip Echo Suppression Method using Two Different Code Sequences
Marie Kato, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Kamakura-shi, Kanagawa, Japan; and H. Sakamaki, N. Suzuki, I. Kakimoto, and T. Matsuda

Handout (269.4 kB)

Shipboard C-band polarimetric radar onboard R/V Mirai: Outline and preliminary results
Masaki Katsumata, JAMSTEC, Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Japan; and B. Geng

Experimental Validation of the Time-Multiplexed Transmission for Cross-Polar Isolation Improvement
Nik Luetkemeyer, Advanced Radar Research Center, Norman, OK; and I. Ivic and B. L. Cheong

Adaptive Noise Estimation for Dual-Polarized Phased Array Weather Radars
Robert Palumbo, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA; and E. J. Knapp and S. J. Frasier

Performance analysis on terrain-adaptive clutter map algorithm for ground clutter mitigation in Korea
Hye-Ri Kim, KMA, Seoul, South Korea; and M. K. Suk, K. Y. Nam, J. H. Kim, and J. S. Ko

Analysis of the characteristics of snow drop size distribution in the southwest coast of the Korean Peninsula
Sol-Ip Heo, National Institute of Meteorological Research/KMA, Jeju-do, South Korea; and H. S. Park, Y. J. Lim, and B. J. Kim

Adaptive digital beamforming with MMSE technique for polarimetric 2-D phased array weather radar
Hiroshi Kikuchi, Osaka Univ., Suita, Japan; and T. Tashima, W. Ting, K. Gwan, T. Ushio, H. Goto, F. Mizutani, and E. Yoshikawa

A Comparison of Retrieved Mass-Diameter Relationships in Snowfall from Radar and Ice Water Content Measurements
George Duffy, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL; and S. Nesbitt and G. McFarquhar

Turbulence intensity retrieval in precipitation via optimal estimation using polarimetric radar
A.C.P. Oude Nijhuis, Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands; and O. A. Krasnov, C. M. H. Unal, F. J. Yanovsky, A. Yarovoy, and H. W. J. Russchenberg

Handout (878.1 kB)

High Altitude Integrated Wind and Rain Profiler (HIWRAP) : New transceiver development and recent observations
Vijay Venkatesh, SSAI, Greenbelt, MD; and M. Perrine, G. McIntire, M. Mclinden, M. Coon, G. M. Heymsfield, and L. Li

C-band Hydrometeor Classification Scheme and Its Application on Hail Detection over Central Argentina
Luciano Vidal Sr., National Meteorological Service, Buenos Aires, Argentina; and S. Ruiz Suarez, P. Salio, S. W. Nesbitt, and R. Mezher

Handout (1.6 MB)

Evaluating the Calibration Stability of an Active Phased-Array Weather Radar
Gerard Masalias-Huguet, U. Massachusetts, Amherst, MA; and K. Orzel and S. J. Frasier
Manuscript (406.1 kB)

Development of a surface probabilistic product segregating rain and snow
Pauline Marcelline Jaunet, Meteo-France, Toulouse, France; and J. J. Gourley and P. E. Kirstetter

C-Band Dual-Polarization Observations of a Massive Volcanic Eruption in South America
Luciano Vidal Sr., National Meteorological Service, Buenos Aires, Argentina; and S. W. Nesbitt, P. Salio, S. Osores, C. Farias, A. Rodriguez, J. Serra, and G. Caranti

Handout (1.9 MB)

Compute Bulk Density of winter events based on 2DVD Measurements
Gwo-Jong Huang, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and V. Chandrasekar, D. Moisseev, A. von Lerber, and D. Ori
Manuscript (368.6 kB)

Is Adaptive Pseudowhitening Compatible with New Radar-Variable Estimators?
Christopher D. Curtis, CIMMS/NSSL, Norman, OK; and S. M. Torres
Manuscript (355.8 kB)

EEC's Next Generation X-band Polarimetric Weather Radar: Solid-State Ranger Series
Qing Cao, Enterprise Electronics Corporation, Norman, OK; and M. Knight, A. Free, R. Stedronsky, B. J. Philips, A. Bajaj, E. J. Lyons, and K. Brewster

Handout (1.8 MB)

Analysis and Case Study on the Generation of Radar Echo Bright Band
Zhenhui Wang, Collaborative Innovation Center on Forecast and Evaluation Meteorological Disasters, Nanjing, China; and H. Dong, M. Wang, and J. Zhou

NCAR Modular Wind Profiler at DEEPWAVE-NZ
William O. J. Brown, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. Cohn, J. Sobtzak, C. Martin, T. Hock, and N. Potts

Hydrometeor classification by means of statistical clustering: a semi-supervised approach
Nikola Besic, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland; and J. Grazioli, J. Figueras i Ventura, M. Gabella, and A. Berne

Radiation Characteristics Consistency Evaluation of Horizontal and Vertical Channel for Dual Polarization Weather Radar Antenna
Zhijun Wang, Cold and Arid Regions Environmental and Engineering Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Lanzhou, China; and D. Su and G. Zhao

Microphysical and dynamical investigation of storms with distinct electrical characteristics
Brody R. Fuchs, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and S. Rutledge and P. Kennedy

Development of a Low-Cost, Multi-Beam, X-Band Reflectarray-Based Weather Radar System
Shaya Karimkashi, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and B. McGuire, C. Fulton, R. Irazoqui, M. McCord, N. Aboserwal, M. Teshiba, and H. Sigmarsson

Polarimetric Spectral Analysis of Tornadic Debris Signatures
Arturo Umeyama, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and S. M. Torres and B. L. Cheong

Determination of shape and orientation of ice crystals in mixed-phase clouds based on observations from polarimetric cloud radar
Alexander Myagkov, Leibniz-Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig, Germany; and P. Seifert, U. Wandinger, and M. R. Bauer-Pfundstein

An old-school approach to taking care of windmill echoes
Alamelu Kilambi, McGill Univ., Montreal, QC, Canada; and F. Fabry

Handout (4.8 MB)

The Doppler On Wheels and CSWR Surface Observational Facility
Joshua Wurman, Center for Severe Weather Research, Boulder, CO; and K. A. Kosiba, B. Pereira, T. Meyer, R. Humphrey, P. Robinson, and J. Marquis

An Analysis on Microphysical Characteristics of Convective Storms using an Operational S-band Dual-Polarimetric Radar
Soohyun Kwon, Center for Atmospheric Remote sensing, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea; and S. H. Jung, B. Y. Ye, and G. Lee

The Progress of OPACC Field Campaign
Zhengwei Yang, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China; and K. Zhao, M. Xue, and J. Chen

Salient Features of the CSU Electronic-scan X-band radar (FrontX)
V. Chandrasekar, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and J. George and F. Junyent

A Method for Radar Beam Occultation Analysis Using SNR of Receiver
Shiqing Shao, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China; and J. Chen, K. Zhao, C. Shi, and K. xu

Discrimination between winter precipitation types using radar observations and spectral bin microphysics
Heather D. Reeves, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma and NOAA/NSSL, Norman, OK; and A. V. Ryzhkov, J. Krause, and W. Bartolini

Neighboring Ray Estimation Based Weather Radar Data Compression
Bong-Joo Jang, Korea Institute of Civil Engineering and Building Technology, Goyang-Si, Gyeonggi-Do, South Korea; and S. Lim and K. H. Lee

Precipitation Insights From A Merged Dataset of Vertically Pointing ARM Radars and Ground Disdrometers During GOAmazon
Scott E. Giangrande, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY; and T. Toto and M. P. Jensen

Frequency diversity waveforms for millimeter wavelength cloud radars
Nitin Bharadwaj, PNNL, Richland, WA; and J. B. Mead, A. L. Pazmany, and B. M. Isom

Effects of Cross-Correlated Waveforms on Polarimetric Scattering Parameter Recovery
Zachary Dunn, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and M. Yeary, C. Fulton, N. Goodman, and R. Rincon

Radar Observation and Numerical Model Simulation of A Hail Storm Event of March 2014 in Eastern China
Liping Luo, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China; and M. Xue and K. Zhu

Handout (3.4 MB)

Comparison of Simulated Scattering Characteristics of Large Rain Drops and a Special Form of Melting Hail and Relation to C, S and X Band Radar Observations
Sanja Manic, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO; and E. Chobanyan, M. Thurai, V. N. Bringi, and B. M. Notaroš
Manuscript (818.7 kB)

Handout (740.2 kB)

Investigating Hail Core Signatures Using C-BAND Polarimetric Radar
Romina Mezher, National Institute of Agricultural Technology (INTA), Buenos Aires, Argentina; and S. W. Nesbitt and P. Salio

Measurement Uncertainty and System Assessment for Weather Radar
Qing Cao, Enterprise Electronics Corporation, Norman, OK; and M. Knight, A. Ryzhkov, and P. Zhang
Manuscript (3.8 MB)

Handout (7.5 MB)

Improving Weather Observations with a Transportable Radar in Mountainous Areas: Mineral County, Colorado
Boon Leng Cheong, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and P. E. Kirstetter, T. Y. Yu, B. A. Toms, J. Busto, T. Speeze, and J. Dennis

Features of radar echoes formed by aircraft cloud-seeding with liquid carbon dioxide
Kenji Wakimizu, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan; and K. Nishiyama, O. Morita, T. Maki, and Y. Suzuki

Using 3D Reconstruction Technology to Obtain Range and Motion Information of Tornado Debris Objects
Hong Jiang, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and B. L. Cheong and T. Y. Yu

Augusto José Pereira Filho Sr., University of São PAulo, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil; and F. Vemado Sr. and M. Xue
Manuscript (463.7 kB)

Handout (1.6 MB)

The Capabilities Single porization C-Band Weather Radar for Detecting Volcanic Ash in Indonesia
Eko Wardoyo, Weather Services of Indonesia Agency for Meteorology Climatology and Geophysics, Kemayoran, Jakarta, Indonesia

Handout (4.1 MB)

Effectiveness Analysis of Dynamic Frequency Selection (DFS) Standard ETSI-EN 301 893 and Telecommunication Regulation for Interference on Weather Radar C-Band in Indonesia
Eko Wardoyo, Weather Services of Indonesia Agency for Meteorology Climatology and Geophysics, Kemayoran, Jakarta, Indonesia

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