87th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 5: Lidar Applications in Boundary Layer, Dispersion, and Wind Studies

Thursday, 18 January 2007: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
207B (Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center)
Chairs:  Cyrille Flamant, IPSL/CNRS
Cochairs:  Andreas Behrendt, University of Hohenheim
  9:00 AM
Evolution of the Moisture Field During the Development of the Daytime Convective Boundary Layer
Tammy M. Weckwerth, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and L. J. Bennett, C. Kiemle, A. M. Blyth, C. Flamant, and Y. P. Richardson

  9:30 AM
Impact of surface heterogeneity in urban and rural areas on the atmospheric boundary layer using Doppler lidar.
Andrew K. A. P. Barkwith, University of Salford, Salford, United Kingdom; and K. E. Bozier and C. G. Collier

  9:45 AM
Coffee Break

  11:00 AM
Nighttime aerosol dispersion and concentration measurements in the stable boundary layer via elastic backscatter lidar
April L. Hiscox, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA; and D. R. Miller, C. J. Nappo, J. Wang, D. Zajic, Y. P. Yee, E. D. Creegan, and R. M. Cionco

Poster PDF (184.3 kB)
  11:15 AM
Use of airborne doppler wind lidar to optimize the utility of UAV and space-based systems
G.D. Emmitt, Simpson Weather Associates, Charlottesville, VA; and S. A. Wood, S. Greco, C. O'Handley, and H. Jonsson

  11:30 AM
Dual-Doppler lidar measurements of flow over a suburban area
Rob K. Newsom, PNNL, Richland, WA; and R. Calhoun, D. Ligon, and K. J. Allwine

Poster PDF (2.6 MB)
  11:45 AM