Poster Session 1 Poster Session I

Thursday, 12 November 2009: 5:15 PM-6:15 PM
Host: The Fifth Education and Science Forum

Mapping Phragmites in St. Jones River Watershed, DE Using AISA images
Zhiming Yang, Delaware State University, Dover, DE; and A. Anoruo

Hampton University 48-inch Mie and Raman lidar system
Robert Benjamin Lee III, Hampton University, Hampton, VA; and M. P. McCormick, K. R. Leavor, and J. Su

Cultural identity: landscape change in the Florida panhandle (Franklin county)
Dreamal Worthen, Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, Florida; and C. Johnson

Evaluation of the separate and joint effects of PAH and PCB contaminants on Atlantic tomcod Cytochrome 1A1 (CYP1A1) and Cytochrome 19A (CYP19A) genes
Adam W. Tulu, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Princess Anne, MD; and A. Ishaque, C. Chambers, and R. Jagus

Boundary Layer Heights (BLH) derived from Raman Lidar and Sounding Measurements
Micheal Hicks, Howard University, Mt. Rainier, MD; and M. Adam, T. Dejene, M. Robjohn, B. B. Demoz, J. D. Fuentes, E. Joseph, D. Venable, and R. Connell

Understanding the Effects of Aerosols on Cloud Microphysics in Coastal Urban Environments
Nathan Hosannah, City University of New York Graduate Center, New York, NY

Application of Remote sensing information for Surface Water change in a tropical basin (Amazon)
Marzieh Azarderakhsh, CUNY, NOAA/CREST, New York, NY; and W. B. Rossow and F. Papa

PBL Detection Comparison using 2D Operators
Galen M. Smith, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC; and S. Bililign, C. M. Gan, Y. Wu, and F. Moshary

Synthesis and spectroscopic studies of gold(I) phosphines that may be used for the detection of volatile organic compounds
Darkus E. Jenkins, North Carolina A & T State University, Greensboro, NC; and D. Ragland and Z. Assefa

Characterization of reflectance spectra of phytoplankton cultures: implication of remote sensing of HABs
Robert A. Warner, National Ocean Service/NOAA, Silver Spring, MD; and C. Fan

Use of the CMAQ and WRF-Chem models to investigate tropospheric ozone in the El Paso-Juarez airshed
Juan Gustavo Arias, Univ. of Texas, El Paso, NM; and R. M. Fitzgerald, D. Lu, and W. R. Stockwell

Condensation particle observations during the PNE/AEROSE 2009 trans-Atlantic mission
Jose M. Tirado, Howard University, Washington, DC; and V. Morris

Soil moisture retrieval using an index based approach and passive microwave data from AMSR-E
Pradipat Sukumal, NOAA/CREST, New York, NY; and M. Temimi and R. Khanbilvardi

Analysis of an Adaptative SCS-CN
Alvaro Gonzalez, NOAA/CREST, New York, NY; and M. Temimi

Synthesis, characterization, and photoluminescence properties of europium(III) and phosphine oxides
Kendra Whitehead, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC; and Z. Assefa

Lidar Observation of Planetary Boundary Layer Characteristic over
Alex Tejada, NOAA/ISET, New York, New York

Global and temporal characterization of cirrus clouds using the CALIPSO data
Hovakim Nazaryan, Hampton University, Hampton, VA; and M. P. McCormick

Open-Path Quantum Cascade Measurement System
Amandeep Singh Chhabra, NOAA-/CREST/City College of New York, New York, NY; and M. Lwin, P. Corrigan, P. Castillo, B. Gross, and F. Moshary

Establishing a Relationship between Aspirated and Non-Aspirated Temperature Sensors in Support of CRN Power Management
Aziza Camelia Marchant, Savannah State University, Savannah, GA; and T. P. Meyers

Diurnal Variations of Optical Depth Observed at AERONET sites
Ciara E. Brown, Hampton University, Hampton, VA

Retrieval of Ocean Water Parameters from Satellite Imagery and Their Dependence on Atmospheric Correction Models
Rushane D. Dyer, City College of New York, New York, NY; and A. Gilerson and S. Ahmed

Investigation of cirrus clouds using the CALIPSO lidar data
Sydney Dianne Paul, Hampton, VA; and H. Nazaryan and M. P. McCormick

Intelligent Sensor Systems for Damage Prevention and Emergency Preparedness
Kawana Odessa Fuller, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC

Chemical and bulk sampling during the Aerosol and Ocean Science Expedition V (AEROSE V)
Christopher Spells, Hampton University, Hampton, VA; and D. V. Morris

Using moving averages to detect climate anomalies
Kayiita Jeffrey Johnson, NOAA/ISET, Minneapolis, MN; and M. Steinbach and V. Kumar

Atmospheric Aerosol Monitoring of Particulate Matters in the Washington DC Airshed
Esther B. Effiong, Washington, DC; and V. Morris, D. Raghavan, and C. Hosten

Clustering Locations based on Historical Weather Data
Robert Olabode, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; and M. Steinbach and V. Kumar

The New York City meteorological network (NYC MetNet)
Fausto Hernandez, NOAA/ISET, New York, NY; and M. Arend, F. Moshary, S. Ahmed, and T. Legbandt

Size characteristics and chemical attributes of aerosol at Howard University's Beltsville Campus
Jane V. Skalski, Howard University, Beltsville, MD; and J. D. Fuentes, W. R. Stockwell, and B. B. Demoz

Study of Tropical Upper-Tropospheric Water Vapor Using ISCCP and MOZAIC
Cheila E. Benavides, NOAA/CREST, New York, NY

Application of genomic method for the detection and identification of airborne microbial DNA
Maria A. Velez Quinones, Howard University, Washington, DC; and D. V. Morris and K. E. Nelson

Particle Size Distributions Observed During the AEROSE V Campaign
Mariana Guereque, University of Texas, El Paso, TX; and L. Padilla, R. M. Fitzgerald, V. R. Morris, and T. E. Gill

Relationship of LCLU and SSTs in Tropical Islands
Alex DJ Miranda, NOAA, New York, NY; and J. E. González

Evaluation of Benthic Diatoms as Water Quality Indicators in the Blackbird Creek Watershed, Delaware
Amanda Pappas, Delaware State University/NOAA/ECSU, Dover, DE; and G. Ozbay, K. Lee, B. Reining, A. Ko, and K. Coyne

Tracing Pre-Tropical Cyclone African Easterly Wave-Mesoscale Convective Systems over African Continent
DeLonte Duff, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC; and Y. L. Lin

Sorption capacity of lead on soil mixture according to the composition of Saharan dust
Sunyoung Bae, North Carolina A & T State University, Greensboro, NC; and C. Simpson

Monitoring and Evaluation of Water Quality in Silver Lake, Delaware
Melissa Schutte, Delaware State University, Dover, Delaware; and M. Guo

Predicting the strength of tropical cyclone seasons using clustering and linear regression
Caitlin M. Race, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; and M. Steinbach and V. Kumar

Improving the Skill of the NWS's Total Water Level Forecast System
Rosimar Rios-Berrios, University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez, Mayagüez, PR; and A. A. Taylor

Relationships between soil moisture surface energy budget and boundary layer cloud development over United States Mid-Atlantic region
Cassie A. Stearns, Howard University, Beltsville, MD; and E. Joseph, J. D. Fuentes, M. Robjohn, G. A. Davis, T. Dejene, F. Nzeffe, and M. Adam

Ground validation efforts at Howard University's Beltsville campus for NASAs Global Precipitation Measurement mission
Gino A. Davis, Howard University, Washington, DC; and E. Joseph, B. B. Demoz, and A. Tokay

Multiyear observations and data collection of links between hydrological inputs and glacier velocity in a small temperate glacier in southeastern Alaska
Nicholas M. Korzen, University of Alaska, Juneau, AK; and M. Habermann, M. Heavner, E. Hood, R. Fatland, and C. Connor

Genotyping of Blue Crab (Callinectes sapidus) Megalopae in the Beaufort Inlet
Vincent J. Dominique III, Auburn University, Auburn, AL; and A. Place, E. Williams, and D. Forward

Understanding Extreme Hydrologic Events in the Caribbean
Lilybeth Colon, NOAA/CREST and CUNY Environmental Cross-Roads Initiative Center, New York, NY; and C. Vörösmarty, T. Lakhankar, and B. Fekete

Comparison of Pyrolysis and Microwave Acid Digestion Techniques for the Determination of Mercury in Biological and Environmental Materials
Samuel Melaku, Columbus State University, Columbus, GA; and I. Gelaude, F. Vanhaecke, L. Moens, and R. Dams

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