87th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 3: space borne lidars

Wednesday, 17 January 2007: 8:30 AM-11:45 AM
207B (Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center)
Chairs:  Pierre H. Flamant, LMD/IPSL
Cochairs:  David P. Donovan, KNMI
  8:30 AM
A Review of Spaceborne Lidar and a Look to the Future
M. Patrick McCormick, Hampton Univ., Hampton, VA

  9:00 AM
Atmospheric Science Results from the First Polar Orbiting Lidar in Space: the NASA Geoscience Laser Altimeter System
Stephen P. Palm, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and J. D. Spinhirne, W. D. Hart, and D. L. Hlavka

  9:30 AM
First results from CALIOP
David M. Winker, NASA/LaRC, Hampton, VA

Poster PDF (271.5 kB)
  10:00 AM
Coffee Break

  10:30 AM
ADM-Aeolus: ESA's Doppler Wind Lidar Mission
Paul Ingmann, ESA, Noordwijk, Zuid Holland, Netherlands; and D. Lajas


  11:00 AM
Using Lidar and Radar data to develop an Ice Cloud Particle Effective Radius Parameterization (from Technique to Testing).
David P. Donovan, KNMI, De Bilt, Netherlands; and G. -. J. van Zadelhoff, E. van Meijaard, W. H. Knap, and R. Boers

  11:15 AM
Global ice cloud microphysical property retrieval by combining CloudSat radar and CALIPSO lidar measurements
Zhien Wang, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY; and M. Vaughan and S. A. Young

  11:30 AM
Lidar validation of CALIPSO and OMI using ground-based sensors from REALM
Raymond M. Hoff, JCET/Univ. of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD; and O. Torres, R. Delgado, and R. Rogers