84th AMS Annual Meeting

Joint Session 7: Data assimilation and observational network design: Part V (Joint between the Symposium on Forecasting the Weather and Climate of the Atmosphere and Ocean and the 20th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting/16th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction) (ROOM 6A)

Tuesday, 13 January 2004: 1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Room 6A
Organizers:  Rolf Langland, NRL and Craig H. Bishop, UCAR and NRL
  1:30 PM
The 2003 Atlantic THORPEX Regional Campaign (TReC)
David S. Richardson, Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom; and B. Truscott

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  1:45 PM
A Review of THORPEX related Research at NCEP
Zoltan Toth, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD

  2:00 PM
AOSN Monterey Bay Experiment: Observing and Predicting the Coastal Ocean
J. G. Bellingham, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, CA; and P. E. Chandler, Y. Chao, F. Chavez, R. E. Davis, D. M. Fratantoni, S. Haddock, N. E. Leonard, M. A. McManus, J. D. Paduan, S. R. Ramp, and A. Robinson

  2:30 PM
Application of the Error Subspace Statistical Estimation (ESSE) system to real-time error forecasting, data assimilation and adaptive sampling off the Central California Coast during AOSN-II
Pierre F. J. Lermusiaux, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; and W. G. Leslie, C. Evangelinos, P. J. Haley, O. Logoutov, P. Moreno, A. R. Robinson, G. Cossarini, X. S. Liang, and S. J. Majumdar

  2:45 PM
Demonstration of a methodology for routine observing system design
Shree P. Khare, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

  3:00 PM
Rocketsonde buoy system observing system simulation experiments
John Spagnol, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada; and C. Readyhough, M. Stull, J. Mundy, R. Stull, S. Green, and G. Schajer

  3:15 PM
Precision Airdrop System An Emerging Operational Capability
Joseph Dushan, Planning Systems Incorporated, Reston, VA; and R. Wright and D. Velea

  3:30 PM
Estimation of Observation Impact using the NAVDAS Adjoint System
Rolf H. Langland, NRL, Monterey, CA; and N. L. Baker

  4:00 PM
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall