88th Annual Meeting (20-24 January 2008)

Session 3: Recent Advances in Lightning Technology and Transfer to Operations

Tuesday, 22 January 2008: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
222 (Ernest N. Morial Convention Center)
Chair:  Walter A. Petersen, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
  1:30 PM
Visualization of Naturally produced lightning strikes using high speed imaging
Timothy M. Samaras, Applied Research Associates, Inc., Littleton, CO; and W. A. Lyons

  2:00 PM
The DC Lightning Mapping Array
Paul Krehbiel, New Mexico Tech, Socorro, NM

  2:30 PM
Pre-launch Algorithms and Risk Reduction in Support of the Geostationary Lightning Mapper for GOES-R and Beyond
Steven J. Goodman, NOAA/NESDIS/ORA, Camp Springs, MD; and R. J. Blakeslee, W. Koshak, W. Petersen, D. E. Buechler, P. R. Krehbiel, P. Gatlin, and S. Zubrick

  2:50 PM
The Geostationary Lightning Mapper Instrument for GOES-R
H.J. Christian Jr., Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville, AL