87th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 1: Global Water and Energy Cycle Prediction

Monday, 15 January 2007: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
209 (Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center)
Cochairs:  Guiling Wang, Univerisity of Connecticut and Michael G. Bosilovich, NASA/GSFC/GMAO
  1:30 PM
GEWEX Water and Energy Budget Studies
John Roads, SIO/Univ. of California, La Jolla, CA

  1:45 PM
Surface Water and Energy Budgets for the Mississippi River Basin
Xia Feng, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA; and P. R. Houser

  2:00 PM
The effect of vegetation biophysical processes (VBP) in UCLA AGCM global precipitation simulations
Yongkang Xue, Univ. of California, Los Angeles, CA; and C. R. Mechoso, R. Vasic, H. S. Kang, J. Farrara, G. J. Collatz, and A. Arakawa

  2:15 PM
  2:30 PM
Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break

  4:00 PM
Uncertainty in precipitation-frequency change and its impacts in an integrated global climate-change assessment
C. Adam Schlosser, MIT, Cambridge, MA; and A. Sokolov, C. E. Forest, and D. Kicklighter

  4:15 PM
Evaluation of global precipitation in reanalyses
Michael Bosilovich, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and J. Chen, F. R. Robertson, and R. F. Adler


  4:30 PM
NASA-African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Activies (NAMMA-06) Senegal Precipitation Measurements during August-September 2006
Gregory S. Jenkins, Howard Univ., Washington, DC; and E. Joseph, P. A. Kucera, J. D. Fuentes, J. Gerlach, A. Gaye, and M. Ndiaye

  4:45 PM
Microphysics and their linkages to precipitation processes during NAMMA -06
Aaron Pratt, Howard University, Washington, DC; and G. S. Jenkins and A. J. Heymsfield