Session 5A Microphysical Studies With Radars 1: Drop Size Distribution Studies

Monday, 28 August 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Vevey (Swissotel Chicago)
Host: 38th Conference on Radar Meteorology
Christopher R. Williams, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO and Marcus van Lier-Walqui, Univ. of Miami/RSMAS, Meteorology and Physical Oceanography, Miami, FL

10:30 AM
The End of N0
Paul L. Smith, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid CIty, SD
10:45 AM
Application of the Generalized Gamma Model to represent the full DSD spectra
Merhala Thurai, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO; and V. N. Bringi
11:00 AM
Estimation of the Raindrop Size Distribution from Polarimetric Radar Data: a Double-Moment Normalization Approach
Timothy H Raupach, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland; and A. Berne
11:15 AM
Radar Estimates of the Breadth of the Raindrop Size Spectra
Anthony J. Illingworth, Univ. of Reading, Reading, U.K.; and R. J. Thompson
11:30 AM
Variability of Microphysical Characteristics in Different Climate Region and Precipitation System
Gyuwon Lee, Kyungpook National Univ., Daegu, Korea, Republic of (South); and S. Kwon, W. Bang, A. V. Ryzhkov, and T. J. Schuur
11:45 AM
Radar and Disdrometer Observations of Topographical Effects on the Melting Layer and Resultant RSD
Patrick N. Gatlin, NASA/MSFC, Huntsville, AL; and W. A. Petersen, S. M. Wingo, and D. B. Wolff
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