89th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting

Session 3: Automated Operational Lidars, Networks and Associated Studies

Tuesday, 13 January 2009: 11:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room 122A (Phoenix Convention Center)
Chairs:  Gelsomina Pappalardo, CNR/IMAA
Cochairs:  Christine David, Service d'Aeronomie-IPSL
  11:30 AM
The EARLINET-CALIPSO experience for the calibration, validation and full exploitation of satellite data
Gelsomina Pappalardo, CNR/IMAA, Tito Scalo (Potenza), Italy; and L. Mona, U. Wandinger, I. Mattis, J. Bösenberg, H. Linnè, A. Amodeo, A. Ansmann, A. Apituley, L. A. Arboledas, D. Balis, A. Chaikovsky, A. Comeron, G. D'Amico, V. Freudenthaler, A. Giunta, I. Grigorov, D. Müller, A. Papayannis, M. R. Perrone, A. Pietruczuk, M. Pujadas, V. Rizi, N. Spinelli, and M. Wiegner

  11:45 AM
Intercomparison of Methods for the Determination of Mixing Layer Heights using a new Network of advanced Ceilometers in Germany
Dirk Engelbart, German Meteorological Service, Lindenberg, Germany; and J. Reichardt and G. Teschke

  12:00 PM
EZ Lidar™ measurement results in the frame of Nasa/Aeronet campaign Tiger-Z
Simone Lolli, LEOSPHERE, Paris, France; and L. Sauvage and F. Faijan

  12:15 PM
Water vapor Raman lidar as an operational tool in MeteoSwiss
Bertrand Calpini, MeteoSwiss, 1530 Payerne, Switzerland; and T. Dinoev and V. Simeonov