89th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting

Session 6A: Advances in Data Assimilation Techniques and Their Applications to Land Surface State and Parameter Estimation in Hydrology—II

Wednesday, 14 January 2009: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room 127B (Phoenix Convention Center)
Chair:  Susan C. Steele-Dunne, TU Delft
  11:00 AM
Stochastic Generation of Precipitation Replicates for Ensemble Forecasting and Data Assimilation
R. Wojcik, MIT, Cambridge, MA; and D. McLaughlin, A. Konings, and D. Entekhabi

  11:30 AM
Uncertainty analysis for land surface model predictions: Application to the Sib3 model at tropical and semi-desert locations
Luis A. Bastidas, Utah State Univ., Logan, UT; and J. Roundy, L. G. Goncalves, J. Shuttleworth, R. Rosolem, S. Saleska, and N. Restrepo-Coupe

  11:45 AM
Comparison of Bias Mitigation Strategies for Skin Temperature Assimilation
Sujay V. Kumar, SAIC, Greenbelt, MD; and R. H. Reichle and C. Peters-Lidard