87th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 5A: Land-Atmosphere Interactions 2

Thursday, 18 January 2007: 8:30 AM-12:00 PM
209 (Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center)
Organizers:  Zong-Liang Yang, Univ. of Texas and Deborah K. Nykanen, Minnesota State University
  8:30 AM
Improving Remotely Sensed Rainfall Estimates over Radar Gap Areas
Shayesteh Mahani, Co Operative Remote Sensing Science and Technology Centre (CREST), New York, NY; and R. Khanbilvardi

  8:45 AM
Storm surge issues of Hurricane Katrina
Patrick J. Fitzpatrick, Mississippi State University, Stennis Space Center, MS; and S. Bhate, Y. Li, Y. Lau, E. Valenti, B. Jelley, and B. Jacobsen

  9:00 AM
Impact of physical parameterization and land use land cover change on the simulation of the July 26, 2005 heavy rain event over Mumbai, India
Hsin-I Chang, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and A. Kumar, D. Niyogi, U. C. Mohanty, F. Chen, and J. Dudhia

  9:15 AM
Improved modeling of land-atmosphere interactions using a coupled version of WRF with the Land Information System
Jonathan L. Case, ENSCO, Inc., Huntsville, AL; and K. M. LaCasse, J. A. Santanello Jr., W. M. Lapenta, and C. D. Peters-Lidard


  9:45 AM
Formal Poster Viewing with Coffee Break

  11:00 AM
Estimating Soil Hydraulic Parameters from Space
Binayak Mohanty, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX; and A. V. Ines

  11:15 AM
  11:30 AM
Identifying nonstationarity in the atmospheric surface layer
Edgar L. Andreas, U.S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory, Hanover, NH; and C. A. Geiger, G. Treviņo, and K. J. Claffey

  11:45 AM
A Method to estimate Spectral Radiation Components from Surface Net Radiation, using Long-term Ground Observations
Gi-Hyeon Park, Univ. of California, Irvine, CA; and X. Gao and S. Sorooshian

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