Poster Session 14 Studies of Non-Hydrometeorological Returns: Posters.

Thursday, 31 August 2017: 9:30 AM-11:00 AM
Zurich DEFG (Swissotel Chicago)
Host: 38th Conference on Radar Meteorology

Poster session on studies on non-hydrometeor returns such as biological targets, clear air and boundary layer structure. Density currents such as cold pools and frontal zones.

Biological Scatterers Observed by S-Pol
John C. Hubbert, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. W. Wilson

The Polarimetric Characteristics of Chaff Using the WSR-88D Network
James M. Kurdzo, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA; and E. R. Williams, D. J. Smalley, B. J. Bennett, D. C. Patterson, M. S. Veillette, and M. F. Donovan

Handout (6.6 MB)

Development of a New Inanimate Class for the WSR-88D Hydrometeor Classification Algorithm
James M. Kurdzo, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA; and M. S. Veillette, B. J. Bennett, D. J. Smalley, E. R. Williams, and M. F. Donovan
Manuscript (832.9 kB)

Handout (5.5 MB)

Electric Field Orientation of Radar Chaff: Implications for Dual-Polarimetric Radar Observations
Earle R. Williams, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA; and J. M. Kurdzo, D. C. Patterson, D. J. Smalley, and M. F. Donovan

A Comparison of Atmospheric Profilers and Environmental Soundings in Complex Terrain during the 2017 VORTEX-SE Field Campaign
Ryan Wade, Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL; and T. A. Murphy, D. D. Turner, T. Lee, M. Buban, P. Pangle, A. W. Lyza, and K. R. Knupp

Improvement of Long Range Doppler LIDARs of Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (MELCO)
Ikuya Kakimoto, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Amagasaki-shi, Japan; and Y. Kajiyama, J. S. Ha, and H. I. Kim
Manuscript (927.9 kB)

Handout (928.6 kB)

Weather Radar Refractivity Variability as a Proxy of Turbulence
Ruben Hallali, IPSL, Guyancourt, France; and J. Parent and J. Delanoƫ

Diurnal Variation of Turbulent Eddy Dissipation Rate Studied using 205 MHz Wind Profiler Radar
SANTOSH KALATHIPARAMBIL RAGHAVAN, Advanced Centre for Atmospheric Radar Research, Cochin Univ. of Science and Technology, Cochin, India; and A. KOTTAYIL

Handout (1.9 MB)

The Role of Direct Insolation and Near-Surface Moisture Advection in the Recovery of CAPE on 31 March 2016 during VORTEX-Southeast
Allison T. LaFleur, Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN; and R. Tanamachi, S. J. Frasier, J. Waldinger, and D. D. Turner
Manuscript (1.1 MB)

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