87th AMS Annual Meeting

Session 2: Oral Session Part II

Thursday, 18 January 2007: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
217C (Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center)
Organizer:  Clara Deser, NCAR
  1:30 PM
Joy of climate analysis and monitoring
Kingtse Mo, NOAA/NWS/NCEP, Camp Springs, MD

  1:45 PM
A quick tour of ENSO impacts research from the 1980s to the present
Chester F. Ropelewski, International Research Institute for Climate Prediction, Columbia University, Palisades, NY

  2:00 PM
The role of satellite observations in analyzing large-scale precipitation
Phillip A. Arkin, ESSIC, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

  3:00 PM
Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall and Raffle

  3:30 PM
  3:45 PM
Continental-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 PM
Progress towards hydrometeorlogical forecasting
Soroosh Sorooshian, Center for Hydrometeorology and Remote Sensing (CHRS), University of California, Irvine., Irvine, CA

  4:15 PM
  4:30 PM
Communicating with Museum Audiences about Climate Science: Contributions of Gene Rasmusson
Peter Schultz, U.S. Climate Change Science Program, Washington, DC; and E. Shugart

  4:45 PM
Gene Rasmusson as mentor
Mathew A. Barlow, University of Massachusetts - Lowell, Lowell, MA

  5:00 PM
Milestones on the road to climate system science
Eugene M. Rasmusson, University of Maryland, College Park, MD