89th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting

Session 3: The use of surface and remote sensing measurements for air quality model evaluation

Monday, 12 January 2009: 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room 127A (Phoenix Convention Center)
Cochairs:  Brian K. Lamb, Washington State Univ. and Raymond Hoff, University of Maryland
  4:15 PM
Ozone Episodes in U.S.-Mexico Border Cities: Can Fusion of Satellite Information Improve Accuracy of Predictions?
Chune Shi, Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ; and H. J. S. Fernando, E. Y. W. Seto, and J. P. Muller

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  4:30 PM
Increased availability of satellite remote sensing data for model evaluation through 3D-AQS
Raymond M. Hoff, JCET/Univ. of Maryland, Baltimore, MD; and A. I. Prados, H. Zhang, M. Kacenelenbogen, R. Delgado, S. Kondragunta, J. Szykman, F. Dimmick, B. Johns, C. Kittaka, J. A. Al-Saadi, J. Engel-Cox, S. Weber, A. Huff, A. Wimmers, and S. A. Ackerman

  4:45 PM
Refined analysis of satellite tropospheric products for evaluation and improvement of the AIRPACT-3 air quality forecast system
Farren Herron-Thorpe, Washington State University, Pullman, WA; and J. Vaughan, G. Mount, L. Emmons, and B. Lamb

  5:00 PM
Meteorological, physical and numerical issues in modeling the long-range transport of mercury
Dorothy A. Durnford, EC, Dorval, QC, Canada; and A. Dastoor and D. Figueras-Nieto

  5:15 PM
Evaluation of Smoke Plume Dispersion in Complex Terrain Using a Lagrangian Particle Dispersion Model Driven by WRF Output
Luke Thomas Peffers, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; and H. E. Fuelberg and P. A. Rao