Ninth Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry (Expanded View)

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Program Chairpersons:
Cara Campbell, Speaker to be Determined

Compact View of Conference

Sunday, 14 January 2007
7:30 AM-9:00 AM, Sunday, East Registration
Short Course Registration
 
9:00 AM-6:00 PM, Sunday, East Registration
Conference Registration
 
Monday, 15 January 2007
7:30 AM-6:00 PM, Monday, East Registration
Registration continues through Thursday, 18 January
 
9:00 AM-10:15 AM, Monday
Plenary Session for the Presidential Forum (Presidential Forum will then run parallel to other sessions throughout the day)
 
10:15 AM-10:45 AM, Monday, Meeting Room Foyer
Coffee Break
 
10:45 AM-2:30 PM, Monday, 212A
Joint Session 7 Measurements and Modeling of Aerosols (Joint with Ninth Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry, Forum on Climate Change as Manifested by Changes in Weather, and 19th Conference on Climate Variability and Change)
CoChair: Yang Zhang, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC
10:45 AMJ7.1Improvements to Aerosol Size Distributions in CMAQ  
Robert A. Elleman, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA; and D. S. Covert
11:00 AMJ7.2Simulating Secondary Organic Aerosol: Accuracy versus Computational Efficiency  
Ping Liu, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and Y. Zhang
J7.4Coupling of CB05 gas-phase chemical mechanism with MADRID aerosol module in WRF/Chem  
Jianping Huang, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and Y. Zhang, X. Hu, and K. L. Schere
11:15 AMJ7.3Size Distribution and Hygroscopic Properties of Agricultural Aerosols  extended abstract wrf recording
Naruki Hiranuma, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and S. D. Brooks, B. W. Auvermann, and R. Littleton
11:30 AMJ7.5Evaluation of the aerosol direct effect on a mesoscale simulation  
Steven E. Peckham, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado & NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and G. A. Grell, S. A. McKeen, J. D. Fast, R. Zaveri, and S. Chung
11:45 AMRecognition of NASA Student Travel Award Winners in the field of Atmospheric Chemistry  
12:00 PMLunch Break  
1:30 PMJ7.6Dust sandstorm dynamics analysis in Northern China by means of atmospheric, emission, dispersion modeling  
Massimiliano Pasqui, Institute of Biometeorology and National Research Council/IBIMET-CNR, Firenze, FI, Italy; and L. Bottai, C. Busillo, F. Calastrini, G. Gualtieri, F. Guarnieri, P. Scalas, and L. Torriano
J7.7Episodic particulate matter modeling in a semi-arid/arid area over the U.S./Mexico border: Incorporating a wind-blown dust emissions model into the MODELS-3/CMAQ system  extended abstract
Yu-Jin Choi, Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ; and H. J. S. Fernando
1:45 PMJ7.8The Instability associated with the Cross-Atlantic Transport of Saharan Dust and its Meteorological Implications  extended abstract wrf recording
Sun Wong, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and A. E. Dessler, P. R. Colarco, and A. Da Silva
2:00 PMJ7.9Comparison of AEROSE I and AEROSE II Surface Level Ozone Measurements and Ozonesonde Profiles within Saharan Dust and Biomass Burning Plumes  extended abstract wrf recording
Michelle D. Hawkins, Howard Univ., Washington, DC; and V. R. Morris, N. R. Nalli, and E. Joseph
 
2:30 PM-4:00 PM, Monday, Exhibit Hall C
Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
 
2:30 PM-4:00 PM, Monday, Exhibit Hall C
Poster Session 1 Atmospheric Chemistry Poster Session 1
 P1.1The Atmospheric Radiation Measurement program Tandem Differential Mobility Analyzer: Instrument description and summary of 1st year of data  
Don R. Collins, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and C. Spencer
 P1.2Investigation of the Saharan air layer (SAL) during NAMMA '06  
Tamara L. Battle, Howard Univ., Washington, DC; and G. S. Jenkins and B. E. Anderson
 P1.3Estimating carbonaceous aerosol emissions from fires in boreal forests of North America in July 2004  
Mariya Petrenko, Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN; and M. Chin, T. Diehl, T. Kucsera, and A. J. Soja
 P1.4AEROSE: Ongoing field investigations of downwind transport of aerosols from Saharan and Sub-Saharan Africa across the Tropical Atlantic  
Vernon R. Morris, Howard Univ., Washington, DC; and M. Hawkins, N. Nalli, E. Joseph, M. Goldberg, P. J. Minnett, and L. Roldan
 P1.5The impact of regional meteorology on aerosol concentrations over the Great Lakes region  
Heather L. Woods, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and T. Holloway and S. N. Spak
 P1.6The effects of cloud attenuation on air quality: a comparison of model treatments  
Patrick D. Dolwick, NOAA/OAR/ARL, Research Triangle Park, NC
 P1.7Spatial, vertical, and temporal variability of aerosol concentration and properties in Houston  
Crystal C. Reed, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and N. F. Taylor, C. Spencer, D. Axisa, and D. R. Collins
 P1.8Linking light extinction by aerosols to ambient relative humidity during MILAGRO  
Runjun Li, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and D. R. Collins
 P1.9Linking chemical changes in soot and polyaromatics to cloud droplet formation  
Laura E. Mason, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and S. Brooks
 P1.10Lagrangian trajectory analysis of episodes during the MILAGRO field campaign  
Benjamin De Foy, St. Louis Univ., St. Louis, MO; and L. T. Molina
 P1.11Impacts of anthropogenic aerosols on ice nucleation and cloud formation  
Adam P. Fornea, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and S. Brooks
 P1.12Flux measurement of trace gases and aerosols in Mexico City during the MILAGRO 2006 field campaign  
Rasa Grivicke, Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA; and S. Pressley, B. Lamb, H. Westberg, E. Allwine, T. Jobson, E. Velasco, M. Alexander, J. Jimenez, and E. Nemitz
 
5:30 PM, Monday
Sessions end for the day
 
Tuesday, 16 January 2007
8:30 AM-12:00 PM, Tuesday, 212A
Session 1 Initial Results from MILAGRO and Texas2006
Cochairs: Jeffrey S. Gaffney, Univ. of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR; V. Rao Kotamarthi, ANL, Argonne, IL
8:30 AM1.1Vertical variation of nocturnal nitrogen chemistry in Mexico City during MILAGRO  
Jochen Stutz, Univ. of California, Los Angeles, CA; and L. Lawrence, O. Pikelnaya, and S. C. Hurlock
8:45 AM1.2Aerosol Residence Times in Mexico City  
Jeffrey S. Gaffney, Univ. of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR; and N. A. Marley, N. C. Sturchio, and N. Martinez
9:00 AM1.3Rain Event Impacts on Aerosol Optical Properties: Mexico City 2003 and 2006  
Nancy A. Marley, Univ. of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR; and J. S. Gaffney
9:15 AM1.4Evolution of aerosol hygroscopicity in the Mexico City plume  
Jason M. Tomlinson, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and R. Li, R. J. Osborn, and D. R. Collins
9:30 AM1.5Airborne High Spectral Resolution Lidar aerosol measurements during MILAGRO and TexAQS/GoMACCS  extended abstract
Richard A. Ferrare, NASA/LRC, Hampton, VA; and C. A. Hostetler, J. W. Hair, A. L. Cook, D. B. Harper, S. Burton, A. Clarke, P. B. Russell, and J. Redemann
9:45 AMFormal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break  
11:00 AM1.6Air Quality forecast using WRF/NMM-CMAQ during the TexAQS 2006  extended abstract wrf recording
Pius C. Lee, NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and S. A. McKeen, J. McQueen, D. Kang, M. Tsidulko, S. Lu, H. M. Lin, G. DiMego, N. Seaman, and P. M. Davidson
11:15 AM1.7Study of high pollution events in the Houston - Galveston area using CMAQ simulations with an extended version of SAPRC99 chemical mechanism  
Beata Czader, Univ. of Houston, Houston, TX; and D. W. Byun and S. Kim
11:30 AM1.8Trajectory Analysis for Source-receptor Relation of High O3 events over Houston/Galveston Area during Summer 2005  
Fong Ngan, Univ. of Houston, Houston, TX; and D. Byun
11:45 AM1.9A numerical study to understand impact of meteorological fields on Houston's high O3 problem using CMAQ/MM5  extended abstract
Fang-Yi Cheng, Univ. of Houston, Houston, TX; and S. T. Kim and D. W. Byun
 
11:00 AM-6:00 PM, Tuesday, Exhibit Hall D
Exhibits Open
 
12:00 PM-1:30 PM, Tuesday
Lunch Break
 
12:00 PM-1:45 PM, Tuesday
Arakawa Symposium Luncheon
 
1:30 PM-2:30 PM, Tuesday, 212A
Joint Session 8 Air Quality and Climate Change (Joint with Ninth Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry, Forum on Climate Change as Manifested by Changes in Weather, and 19th Conference on Climate Variability and Change)
CoChair: Brian K. Lamb, Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA
1:30 PMJ8.1Assessment of Long-Term Impacts of Regional Climate Changes on Air Quality  
Yang Zhang, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and R. Leung
1:45 PMJ8.2Global climate change impacts on air quality in North America  extended abstract
Efthimios Tagaris, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and K. J. Liao, K. Manomaiphiboon, A. G. Russell, S. He, J. H. Woo, P. Amar, and L. R. Leung
2:00 PMJ8.3Impacts of Biogenic and Anthropogenic Emissions on Photochemical Oxidants over the Pearl River Delta Region, China  
Xuemei Wang, Sun Yat-sen Univ., Guangzhou, Guangdong, China; and L. Wenshi and Z. L. Yang
2:15 PMJ8.4A comparison of AURA/MLS CO measurement with 2 global chemical models  
Jonathan Jiang, JPL, Pasadena, CA; and L. Neary, J. McConnell, H. Su, and J. Kaminski
 
3:00 PM-3:30 PM, Tuesday, Exhibit Hall D
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall
 
5:30 PM-5:00 PM, Tuesday
Sessions end for the day
 
Wednesday, 17 January 2007
8:30 AM-10:00 AM, Wednesday, 212A
Session 2 Effects of Meteorology on Atmospheric Chemistry and Air Quality
Chair: Daewon W. Byun, Institute for Multi-dimensional Air Quality Studies, University of Houston, Houston, TX, Houston, TX
8:30 AM2.1Using Google Tools to Assimilate Atmospheric Chemistry and Meteorology Data  
Perry J. Samson, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
8:45 AM2.2Transition probabilities to characterize synoptic scale dynamics affecting local ozone composition  extended abstract wrf recording
Scott Beaver, Univ. of California, Davis, CA; and A. N. Palazoglu and S. Tanrikulu
9:00 AM2.3Lake Breeze Effects on Air Quality in the Southern Ontario  
Hong Lin, EC, Toronto, ON, Canada; and Q. Li, D. Sills, J. Brook, L. Alexander, and P. King
9:15 AM2.4A Numerical Study of Influences of Land-Use Change on Chemical Species over the Pearl River Delta Region, China  
Xuemei Wang, Sun Yat-sen Univ., Guangzhou, Guangdong, China; and . W. Lin, . L. Yang, R. Deng, and Z. L. Yang
9:30 AM2.5Pacific Northwest regional air quality modeling and analysis of nitrogen, sulfur, ozone, and mercury atmospheric deposition  
Mathew Porter, Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA; and J. Vaughan, J. Chen, J. Avise, and B. Lamb
9:45 AM2.6Examining the sensitivity of meteorological and chemical predictions to explicit microphysics schemes  extended abstract wrf recording
Ashley N. Queen, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and Y. Zhang
 
10:00 AM-10:30 AM, Wednesday, Meeting Room Foyer
Coffee Break
 
10:30 AM-2:15 PM, Wednesday, 212A
Session 3 Air Quality Forecasting
Cochairs: Steven E. Peckham, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado & NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; Robert A. Elleman, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA
10:30 AM3.1NOAA-EPA's National Air Quality Forecast Capability: Testing Expanded Capabilities  
Paula M. Davidson, NOAA/NWS, Silver Spring, MD; and J. T. McQueen, R. Mathur, R. Draxler, R. A. Wayland, N. Seaman, and K. Carey
10:45 AM3.2Update to and Recent Performance of the NAM-CMAQ Modeling system at NCEP operations  
Jeffery T. McQueen, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD; and P. C. Lee, M. Tsidulko, S. Lu, G. DiMego, P. M. Davidson, and N. Seaman
11:00 AM3.3PBL and ozone verification in NAM-CMAQ modeling system at NCEP  extended abstract wrf recording
Marina Tsidulko, SAIC/NOAA/NCEP/EMC, Camp Springs, MD; and G. Dimego, M. Ek, J. McQueen, and P. C. Lee
11:15 AM3.4On the development of linkage in the vertical coordinate between the WRF-NMM and CMAQ models  
Hsin-mu Lin, STC and NOAA/ARL/ERL, Research Triangle Park, NC; and R. Mathur, T. L. Otte, P. C. Lee, and J. Pleim
3.5An Examination of WRF/Chem: Physical Schemes, Nesting Options, and Grid Resolutions  
Chris Misenis, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, NC; and X. Hu, Y. Zhang, J. D. Fast, W. I. Gustafson, Jr., G. A. Grell, and S. Peckham
11:30 AM3.6Review of 2006 Numerical Air Quality Prediction Performance at Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems  
John McHenry, Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems, Raleigh, NC; and D. T. Olerud, W. T. Smith, J. Vukovich, R. E. Imhoff, and C. J. Coats
11:45 AMLunch Break (Cash & Carry Available in the Exhibit Hall)  
1:15 PM3.7Evaluation of the Airpact-3 Regional Air Quality Forecast System for Ozone and Speciated Aerosols  
Jack Chen, Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA; and J. Vaughan, M. Porter, J. Avise, and B. Lamb
1:30 PM3.8AIRNow-Tech and AIRNow Gateway: A researcher's resource for air quality data  
Timothy S. Dye, Sonoma Technology, Inc., Petaluma, CA; and N. D. Conatser, A. Chan, S. A. Jackson, J. E. White, and P. Dickerson
1:45 PM3.9Constraining tropospheric CO using ensemble-based data assimilation  
Avelino F. Arellano Jr., NCAR, Boulder, CO; and K. Raeder, J. Anderson, and P. Hess
 
11:00 AM-6:45 PM, Wednesday, Exhibit Hall D
Exhibits Open
 
2:30 PM-4:00 PM, Wednesday, Exhibit Hall C
Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
 
2:30 PM-4:00 PM, Wednesday, Exhibit Hall C
Poster Session 2 Atmospheric Chemistry Poster Session 2
 P2.1TES atmospheric chemistry data available from the NASA Langley Atmospheric Science Data Center  extended abstract
Linda A. Hunt, NASA Langley Atmospheric Science Data Center, Hampton, VA; and M. T. Ferebee
 P2.2Remote Measurements of Carbon Monoxide over North America and Europe during Summer-Fall 2004  
Vickie S. Connors, NASA/LRC, Hampton, VA; and P. Hopkins, H. Reichle, G. Sachse, and W. McMillan
 P2.3Ozonesonde Campaign 2005 & 2006  
Michael Woodman, Maryland Dept. of the Environment, Baltimore, MD; and D. Nguyen, D. Krask, M. Seybold, E. Joseph, V. Davis, R. M. Hoff, and R. Rogers
 P2.4Local-scale evaluation of MM5 meteorological fields for various air quality modeling applications  
Jason Brewer, North Carolina State Univ./ U.S. EPA, Raleigh, NC; and P. D. Dolwick and R. Gilliam
 P2.5Development of Case Studies of Regional Poor Air Quality Episodes (Ozone) as Tools for Air Quality Forecasting  extended abstract
Bridget M. Bixby, Plymouth State Univ., Plymouth, NH; and K. M. Francoeur, L. L. Landry, M. J. Pierce, L. B. AvilÚs, E. G. Hoffman, S. T. K. Miller, and J. Zabransky
 P2.6Characterization of surface ozone concentrations in the United States  extended abstract
Joseph Pinto, EPA, Research Triangle Park, NC; and M. Rizzo, L. McCluney, and T. Fitz-Simons
 P2.7Characteristics of Mexico City cloud condensation nuclei  
Robert J. Osborn, Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX; and R. Li and D. R. Collins
 P2.8Analyses of Winds and PM2.5 Concentrations from the ClearSky Ensemble Smoke Dispersion Forecast System  
Charleston Ramos, Washington State Univ., Pullman, WA; and J. Vaughan and B. Lamb
 P2.9An investigation of loadings to Lake Erie of speciated Hg emissions from a coal fired power plant through Numerical Simulation of air concentration and deposition of Hg species  
Sreerama M. Daggupaty, EC, Toronto, ON, Canada; and P. Blanchard, C. Banic, and P. Cheung
 P2.10An Analysis of Meteorological Factors that Influence Boundary Layer Ozone Concentrations Using Ozonesonde Data from Valparaiso, Indiana, Pellston, Michigan and Houston, Texas  extended abstract
Ashley Mefferd, Valparaiso Univ., Valparaiso, IN; and G. Morris, C. Clark, and B. Johnson
 
5:30 PM-6:45 PM, Wednesday, Exhibit Hall D
Reception in Exhibit Hall (Cash Bar)
 
5:30 PM, Wednesday
Sessions end for the day
 
7:00 PM-9:30 PM, Wednesday, Ballroom C123
AMS Annual Awards Banquet
 
Thursday, 18 January 2007
9:45 AM-11:00 AM, Thursday, Exhibit Hall C
Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break
 
11:00 AM-4:00 PM, Thursday, Exhibit Hall D
Exhibits Open
 
3:00 PM-3:30 PM, Thursday, Exhibit Hall D
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall and Raffle
 
3:00 PM, Thursday
Registration Desk Closes
 
4:00 PM, Thursday
Exhibits Close
 
5:30 PM, Thursday
Conference Ends
 
6:00 PM-9:00 PM, Thursday
Rasmusson Symposium Banquet
 

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