The Eugene Rasmusson Symposium (Expanded View)

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Compact View of Conference

Monday, 15 January 2007
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)
Thursday, 18 January 2007
8:20 AM-12:00 PM, Thursday, 217C
Session 1 Oral Session Part I
Organizer: Sumant Nigam, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD
8:20 AMIntroductory Remarks - Dian Seidel  
8:30 AM1.2Pioneering studies of Gene Rasmusson on the hydrologic cycle, the planetary boundary layer, and ENSO   wrf recording
John Michael Wallace, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA
9:00 AM1.3Drought in North America: The Solar-ENSO Connection   wrf recording
Mark Cane, Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, NY
9:30 AM1.4Beyond ENSO: The observational record of decadal climate variability in the Tropical Indo-Pacific Region   wrf recording
Clara Deser, NCAR, Boulder, CO
9:45 AMPoster Viewing with Coffee Break  
11:00 AM1.5Two complementary views of the atmospheric general circulation: the zonal-mean and zonally asymmetric perspectives   wrf recording
Ngar-Cheung Lau, NOAA/GFDL, Princeton, NJ
11:30 AM1.6The atmospheric hydrological cycle: Advances facilitated by Gene Rasmusson   wrf recording
Kevin E. Trenberth, NCAR, Boulder, CO
11:45 AM1.7Eugene Rasmussen and the early history of TRMM  
Gerald R. North, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
9:45 AM-11:00 AM, Thursday, Exhibit Hall C
Poster Session 1 Poster Session
 P1.1The robust lifecycles and seasonal impacts of El Niņo and La Nina events  
Narasimhan K. ("Sim") Larkin, USDA Forest Service, Seattle, WA; and D. E. Harrison
 P1.2The impact of wind farms on downstream storm tracks  
Daniel Barrie, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; and D. B. Kirk-Davidoff
 P1.3Ocean instabilities captured by breeding on a global ocean reanalysis  
Matthew Joseph Hoffman, University of Maryland, Applied Math and Scientific Computing Program, College Park, MD 20742, MD; and E. Kalnay, J. Carton, and S. C. Yang
 P1.4Interannual variation of the instability waves in the tropical Pacific Ocean  
Soon-Il An, Dept. of Atmospheric Sciences, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
 P1.5Global variations in oceanic evaporation: what caused the upward trend in the recent decades?  
Lisan Yu, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA
 P1.6Ensemble forecasts starting from coupled bred vectors with NASA coupled general circulation model  
Shu-Chih Yang, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD; and E. Kalnay, M. Rienecker, and M. Cai
 P1.7Bio-Climate Feedbacks and ENSO Phase-locking  
Raghu Murtugudde, ESSIC/Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD; and J. Ballabrera-Poy, R. H. Zhang, and A. J. Busalacchi
 P1.8August 2005 mesoscale convective system over West Africa. A case study  
Benjamin L. Lamptey, NCAR, Boulder, CO
 P1.9Atmospheric water vapor transport and the hydrology of (Southwest) North America  
David S. Gutzler, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM; and M. Strong and Z. Sharp
1:30 PM-5:00 PM, Thursday, 217C
Session 2 Oral Session Part II
Organizer: Clara Deser, NCAR, Boulder, CO
1:30 PM2.1Joy of climate analysis and monitoring   wrf recording
Kingtse Mo, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD
1:45 PM2.2A quick tour of ENSO impacts research from the 1980s to the present   wrf recording
Chester F. Ropelewski, International Research Institute for Climate Prediction, Columbia University, Palisades, NY
2:00 PM2.3The role of satellite observations in analyzing large-scale precipitation   wrf recording
Phillip A. Arkin, ESSIC, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
2:15 PM2.4Trends in Tropical Rainfall Characteristics : Observations and Modeling   wrf recording
William K. M. Lau, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD
2:30 PM2.5Warm-season hydroclimate variability over North America: Eugene Rasmusson's seminal contributions   wrf recording
Sumant Nigam, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
3:00 PMCoffee Break in Exhibit Hall and Raffle  
3:30 PM2.6The hydrologic cycle: An evolving view following the steps of Gene Rasmusson   wrf recording
Ernesto Hugo Berbery, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD
3:45 PM2.7Continental-scale hydrologic analyses and its development over the past Forty years.  
Eric F. Wood, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
4:00 PM2.8Progress towards hydrometeorlogical forecasting   wrf recording
Soroosh Sorooshian, Center for Hydrometeorology and Remote Sensing (CHRS), University of California, Irvine., Irvine, CA
4:15 PM2.9Gene Rasmusson's leadership roles within the American Meteorological Society and the National Academies   wrf recording
Antonio J. Busalacchi Jr., ESSIC, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
4:30 PM2.10Communicating with Museum Audiences about Climate Science: Contributions of Gene Rasmusson   wrf recording
Peter Schultz, U.S. Climate Change Science Program, Washington, DC; and E. Shugart
4:45 PM2.11Gene Rasmusson as mentor  
Mathew A. Barlow, University of Massachusetts - Lowell, Lowell, MA
5:00 PM2.12Milestones on the road to climate system science  
Eugene M. Rasmusson, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

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